Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 17 February 2018 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.

npm
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 105 136
Rank change year-on-year -32 +31 -17
Contract jobs citing npm 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.10% 3.06% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £600 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00% -10.18%
10th Percentile £455 £550 £333
90th Percentile £710 £650 £433
Scotland median daily rate £600 £600 £375
% change year-on-year - +60.00% -10.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 333 98 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.19% 5.60% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 60 73
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £315 £268 £227
90th Percentile £605 £560 £505
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +47.06% +6.25% +14.29%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for npm in Edinburgh

npm
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for npm in Edinburgh

npm
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing npm in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for npm.

1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) RequireJS
3 3 (42.86%) React
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) ES6
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL

npm
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 2 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) GeoServer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) QGIS
1 1 (14.29%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) CircleCI
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Gradle
2 2 (28.57%) gulp
2 2 (28.57%) IBM UrbanCode
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Travis CI
3 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 1 (14.29%) Bower
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) DBeaver
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Log4j
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) GIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior GIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) React
3 3 (42.86%) RequireJS
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Flask
5 1 (14.29%) JDBC
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) OpenLayers
5 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
5 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile First
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Aerial Photography
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) ES6
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Groovy
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) VMware