Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 115 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 - +127
Contract jobs citing npm 50 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.71% 0.085% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.22% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 38 2 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £456 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.85% - -
Scotland median daily rate £450 £500 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -
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 409 240 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.98% 10.19% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 159 59
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £306 £274 £249
90th Percentile £625 £614 £475
Scotland median daily rate £409 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.31% +6.67% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £61.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £17.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -2.84% -52.08% +157.14%

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

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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 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 32 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (56.00%) Python
3 26 (52.00%) Maven
4 24 (48.00%) Groovy
4 24 (48.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 24 (48.00%) DevOps
5 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (46.00%) TDD
6 22 (44.00%) Node.js
7 20 (40.00%) React
7 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 19 (38.00%) Docker
9 17 (34.00%) Jenkins
9 17 (34.00%) Front End Development
10 16 (32.00%) Redux
10 16 (32.00%) gulp
10 16 (32.00%) CSS
11 15 (30.00%) Java
11 15 (30.00%) Scrum
11 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (28.00%) Ruby
12 14 (28.00%) webpack
12 14 (28.00%) Kubernetes
13 13 (26.00%) Consul
13 13 (26.00%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (26.00%) Mesos
13 13 (26.00%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (26.00%) GitLab
13 13 (26.00%) SonarQube
13 13 (26.00%) GitHub

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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 24 (48.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (22.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.00%) GitHub
2 13 (26.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (26.00%) Heroku
3 11 (22.00%) PaaS
4 10 (20.00%) Yarn
5 9 (18.00%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (52.00%) Maven
3 17 (34.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (32.00%) gulp
5 14 (28.00%) webpack
6 13 (26.00%) Ant
6 13 (26.00%) Gerrit
6 13 (26.00%) GitLab
6 13 (26.00%) SonarQube
6 13 (26.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 11 (22.00%) CircleCI
7 11 (22.00%) Gradle
7 11 (22.00%) IBM UrbanCode
7 11 (22.00%) Travis CI
8 8 (16.00%) Babel
8 8 (16.00%) Mocha
9 6 (12.00%) Subversion
10 5 (10.00%) Grunt
11 3 (6.00%) JUnit
11 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
1 24 (48.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Senior DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) React Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.00%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) Node.js
2 20 (40.00%) React
3 16 (32.00%) CSS
3 16 (32.00%) Redux
4 13 (26.00%) HTML
5 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (20.00%) HTML5
6 9 (18.00%) JSON
6 9 (18.00%) RESTful
7 8 (16.00%) Chai
7 8 (16.00%) CSS3
7 8 (16.00%) Enzyme
7 8 (16.00%) Sass
8 6 (12.00%) DOM
8 6 (12.00%) Immutable.js
9 4 (8.00%) .NET
10 3 (6.00%) D3.js
10 3 (6.00%) SOAP
10 3 (6.00%) Web Services
10 3 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) iPad
2 8 (16.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (10.00%) Cloud Native
3 5 (10.00%) Fintech
3 5 (10.00%) User Experience
4 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) DevOps
2 23 (46.00%) TDD
3 17 (34.00%) Front End Development
4 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.00%) Scrum
5 13 (26.00%) BDD
5 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (22.00%) Open Source
7 8 (16.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.00%) Benchmarking
9 6 (12.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
9 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 5 (10.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
10 5 (10.00%) Microservices
10 5 (10.00%) MVC
10 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Python
2 24 (48.00%) Groovy
3 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 14 (28.00%) Ruby
6 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
7 10 (20.00%) ES6
7 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 9 (18.00%) TypeScript
9 5 (10.00%) C#
10 4 (8.00%) SQL
11 2 (4.00%) Java 8
11 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (2.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Docker
2 11 (22.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) Kubernetes
2 13 (26.00%) Consul
2 13 (26.00%) Mesos
3 11 (22.00%) Ansible
3 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (22.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) IBM
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SAP