Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 104 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +124
Contract jobs citing npm 26 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.36% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
Scotland median daily rate £438 £600 -
% change year-on-year -27.08% - -
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 311 147 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.68% 7.82% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 99 57
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28% +2.88%
10th Percentile £269 £300 £240
90th Percentile £600 £620 £500
Scotland median daily rate £424 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.06% +2.56% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.26 £17.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -4.38% -52.78% +114.93%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing npm in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (69.23%) Python
2 17 (65.38%) Maven
2 17 (65.38%) Groovy
2 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
2 17 (65.38%) Node.js
2 17 (65.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (65.38%) DevOps
3 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (53.85%) Kubernetes
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) TDD
5 13 (50.00%) Scrum
5 13 (50.00%) Ruby
5 13 (50.00%) BDD
6 12 (46.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (46.15%) Consul
6 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
6 12 (46.15%) Gerrit
6 12 (46.15%) iPad
6 12 (46.15%) Heroku
6 12 (46.15%) GitHub
6 12 (46.15%) SonarQube
6 12 (46.15%) Mesos
6 12 (46.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (46.15%) GitLab
6 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
6 12 (46.15%) GCP
6 12 (46.15%) IBM
6 12 (46.15%) Ant
7 11 (42.31%) Docker

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 17 (65.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (19.23%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (46.15%) GitHub
2 12 (46.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (46.15%) Heroku
3 9 (34.62%) Bluemix
3 9 (34.62%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (19.23%) PaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) QGIS
2 1 (3.85%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
1 17 (65.38%) Maven
2 12 (46.15%) Ant
2 12 (46.15%) Gerrit
2 12 (46.15%) GitLab
2 12 (46.15%) SonarQube
2 12 (46.15%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
4 7 (26.92%) gulp
5 5 (19.23%) CircleCI
5 5 (19.23%) Gradle
5 5 (19.23%) IBM UrbanCode
5 5 (19.23%) Travis CI
6 2 (7.69%) Grunt
6 2 (7.69%) JUnit
6 2 (7.69%) MSTest
6 2 (7.69%) webpack
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
2 13 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.54%) Digital Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Python Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) GIS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Node.js
2 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) Sass
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) React
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
7 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
7 3 (11.54%) D3.js
7 3 (11.54%) Ember.js
7 3 (11.54%) JSON
7 3 (11.54%) LESS
7 3 (11.54%) RESTful
7 3 (11.54%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) Underscore.js
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 3 (11.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) DevOps
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) TDD
3 13 (50.00%) BDD
3 13 (50.00%) Scrum
4 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
5 9 (34.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
7 5 (19.23%) Open Source
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.54%) MVC
9 3 (11.54%) MVVM
9 3 (11.54%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (11.54%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (7.69%) API Development
10 2 (7.69%) OWASP
11 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Python
2 17 (65.38%) Groovy
3 13 (50.00%) Ruby
4 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
5 6 (23.08%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) ES6
6 4 (15.38%) TypeScript
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.85%) C++
9 1 (3.85%) Perl
9 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Docker
2 5 (19.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) GeoWebCache
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Kubernetes
2 12 (46.15%) Consul
2 12 (46.15%) Mesos
3 5 (19.23%) Ansible
3 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (19.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) VMware