Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +48 - +124
Contract jobs citing npm 48 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.64% 0.10% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.52% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 60 3 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £700 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
Scotland median daily rate £700 £500 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 504 332 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.24% 11.42% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 187 75
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +13.48%
10th Percentile £325 £255 £243
90th Percentile £689 £600 £520
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £61.00 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.38% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.88 £22.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.56% +60.71% +16.67%

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 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 30 (62.50%) Python
2 28 (58.33%) Java
3 27 (56.25%) Maven
3 27 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 27 (56.25%) gulp
4 23 (47.92%) Groovy
4 23 (47.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 23 (47.92%) DevOps
5 21 (43.75%) Ansible
5 21 (43.75%) Docker
5 21 (43.75%) React
5 21 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (43.75%) Gradle
5 21 (43.75%) Travis CI
5 21 (43.75%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (43.75%) CircleCI
5 21 (43.75%) IBM UrbanCode
5 21 (43.75%) nginx
5 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 21 (43.75%) Open Source
5 21 (43.75%) PaaS
5 21 (43.75%) Puppet
5 21 (43.75%) Shell Script
6 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 20 (41.67%) Redux
7 16 (33.33%) Front End Development
7 16 (33.33%) webpack
8 15 (31.25%) CSS
8 15 (31.25%) TDD
9 13 (27.08%) Yarn

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 23 (47.92%) Cloud Foundry
2 21 (43.75%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 21 (43.75%) PaaS
2 13 (27.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (27.08%) Yarn
3 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.17%) GitHub
5 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.17%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (56.25%) gulp
1 27 (56.25%) Jenkins
1 27 (56.25%) Maven
2 21 (43.75%) CircleCI
2 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 21 (43.75%) Gradle
2 21 (43.75%) IBM UrbanCode
2 21 (43.75%) Travis CI
3 16 (33.33%) webpack
4 10 (20.83%) Babel
5 9 (18.75%) Mocha
6 6 (12.50%) Grunt
6 6 (12.50%) Subversion
7 4 (8.33%) JUnit
7 4 (8.33%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.17%) Ant
8 2 (4.17%) Gerrit
8 2 (4.17%) GitLab
8 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
8 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) React Developer
4 11 (22.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) React
2 20 (41.67%) Redux
3 15 (31.25%) CSS
4 13 (27.08%) HTML
5 9 (18.75%) Chai
5 9 (18.75%) Enzyme
5 9 (18.75%) HTML5
5 9 (18.75%) Node.js
6 7 (14.58%) DOM
6 7 (14.58%) JSON
6 7 (14.58%) RESTful
7 6 (12.50%) Immutable.js
8 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.42%) CSS3
8 5 (10.42%) Sass
9 4 (8.33%) Akka
9 4 (8.33%) Kafka
9 4 (8.33%) Spring Boot
9 4 (8.33%) Spring Integration
9 4 (8.33%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Data Structures
2 6 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 6 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) Fintech
4 4 (8.33%) Equities
5 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) DevOps
2 21 (43.75%) Open Source
3 16 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 15 (31.25%) TDD
5 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.58%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
6 7 (14.58%) Microservices
7 6 (12.50%) Analytics
7 6 (12.50%) Benchmarking
7 6 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 6 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (12.50%) Isomorphic JavaScript
7 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
8 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Python
2 28 (58.33%) Java
3 23 (47.92%) Groovy
4 21 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.83%) ES6
7 9 (18.75%) TypeScript
8 4 (8.33%) C#
8 4 (8.33%) Java 8
8 4 (8.33%) SQL
9 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.17%) Ruby
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) Docker
1 21 (43.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (43.75%) Ansible
1 21 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (43.75%) Puppet
2 13 (27.08%) Terraform
3 2 (4.17%) Consul
3 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) SAP