The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Node.js skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Node.js (Node)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 69 83
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 39 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.29% 1.46% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.89% 7.10% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £410
% change year-on-year -1.78% +2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 262 310 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 28.79% 20.56% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 176 164
Median daily rate £381 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Node.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in Edinburgh

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Node.js in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Edinburgh

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 60 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 53 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (65.71%) HTML
3 46 (65.71%) CSS
4 28 (40.00%) React
5 26 (37.14%) AngularJS
6 24 (34.29%) Java
6 24 (34.29%) Finance
7 19 (27.14%) Front End Development
8 17 (24.29%) Web Development
9 15 (21.43%) Scrum
10 14 (20.00%) User Experience
10 14 (20.00%) HTML5
10 14 (20.00%) BDD
10 14 (20.00%) TDD
11 13 (18.57%) RESTful
12 11 (15.71%) Sass
12 11 (15.71%) Web Services
13 10 (14.29%) jQuery
14 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
14 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
15 7 (10.00%) Python
15 7 (10.00%) LESS
15 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
16 6 (8.57%) SOA
16 6 (8.57%) Linux
17 5 (7.14%) Banking
17 5 (7.14%) Subversion
17 5 (7.14%) Spring
17 5 (7.14%) SQL

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.43%) JBoss
1 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.86%) GIS
2 2 (2.86%) Spatial Data
3 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.14%) Subversion
4 3 (4.29%) Bower
4 3 (4.29%) Grunt
4 3 (4.29%) JIRA
4 3 (4.29%) Selenium
5 2 (2.86%) JUnit
5 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.43%) Babel
6 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) JMeter
6 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.43%) Mocha
6 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (88.57%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Automation Test Expert
8 2 (2.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (2.86%) GIS Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior GIS Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.43%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (1.43%) Java Programmer
9 1 (1.43%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (65.71%) CSS
1 46 (65.71%) HTML
2 28 (40.00%) React
3 26 (37.14%) AngularJS
4 14 (20.00%) HTML5
5 13 (18.57%) RESTful
6 11 (15.71%) Sass
6 11 (15.71%) Web Services
7 10 (14.29%) jQuery
8 7 (10.00%) LESS
9 5 (7.14%) CSS3
9 5 (7.14%) Spring
10 4 (5.71%) WSDL
11 3 (4.29%) .NET
11 3 (4.29%) Ember.js
11 3 (4.29%) Spring Boot
11 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.86%) OpenLayers
12 2 (2.86%) REST
12 2 (2.86%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.43%) Fintech
2 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Android
2 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) Front End Development
3 17 (24.29%) Web Development
4 15 (21.43%) Scrum
5 14 (20.00%) BDD
5 14 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (8.57%) SOA
7 5 (7.14%) API Development
7 5 (7.14%) Microservices
8 4 (5.71%) DevOps
8 4 (5.71%) Kanban
8 4 (5.71%) Open Source
9 3 (4.29%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.86%) Automation Testing
10 2 (2.86%) Coaching
10 2 (2.86%) Open Source Development
10 2 (2.86%) SDLC
10 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 24 (34.29%) Java
3 7 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (7.14%) SQL
5 4 (5.71%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (5.71%) Perl
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby
7 2 (2.86%) PHP
7 2 (2.86%) XPath
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) C#
8 1 (1.43%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Apigee
1 3 (4.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.43%) Adobe
2 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.43%) Splunk
2 1 (1.43%) VMware
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