Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 1 October 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 56 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +4
Contract jobs citing Node.js 984 3,234 3,964
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 3.80% 4.04% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.92% 12.82% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 2,374 2,986
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £314 £375 £363
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +12.85%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £48.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.21% +8.33% +12.85%

Node.js is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 8,253 25,225 33,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.83% 31.51% 35.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,601 17,741 23,607
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £340 £325
90th Percentile £694 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £495 £494 £475
% change year-on-year +0.30% +3.89% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 260 317
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +6.51% +5.63%
10th Percentile £24.10 £18.40 £15.24
90th Percentile £58.40 £68.88 £58.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £41.81
% change year-on-year -20.45% +5.25% +4.51%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Node.js as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in England

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Node.js in England.

Daily rate trend for Node.js in England

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Node.js in England over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Node.js in England

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Node.js in England.

Hourly rate trend for Node.js in England

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js within the England region over the 6 months to 1 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 571 £500 -7.41% 358
North of England +36 175 £463 +2.78% 188
North West +30 86 £475 +5.56% 133
Yorkshire +41 74 £450 -5.26% 34
Midlands +21 58 £435 +2.96% 68
South West +2 55 £450 +2.86% 69
South East -20 55 £463 -2.63% 85
East of England +37 43 £435 +2.41% 51
West Midlands +40 31 £475 +2.70% 40
East Midlands +5 27 £318 -20.50% 27
North East +13 15 £543 +14.21% 21
Node.js
UK

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js 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 England region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 631 (64.13%) JavaScript
2 472 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
3 446 (45.33%) React
4 397 (40.35%) Java
5 359 (36.48%) AWS
6 317 (32.22%) AngularJS
7 280 (28.46%) DevOps
7 280 (28.46%) CSS
8 261 (26.52%) Git (software)
9 251 (25.51%) HTML
10 236 (23.98%) Python
11 222 (22.56%) Azure
12 211 (21.44%) TDD
13 192 (19.51%) Docker
14 188 (19.11%) Front End Development
15 185 (18.80%) Microservices
16 183 (18.60%) Finance
17 174 (17.68%) Web Services
18 171 (17.38%) Kubernetes
18 171 (17.38%) TypeScript
19 164 (16.67%) Software Engineering
20 162 (16.46%) Scrum
21 160 (16.26%) Jenkins
22 155 (15.75%) Redux
22 155 (15.75%) Security Cleared
23 153 (15.55%) Test Automation
24 146 (14.84%) REST
24 146 (14.84%) GCP
25 141 (14.33%) User Experience
26 137 (13.92%) SQL

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 63 (6.40%) Confluence
1 63 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (3.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 29 (2.95%) Mule
4 27 (2.74%) nginx
5 22 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.03%) Apache
7 18 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.91%) CMS
9 7 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.61%) Drupal
10 6 (0.61%) Headless CMS
10 6 (0.61%) JBoss
11 5 (0.51%) Jetty
11 5 (0.51%) MQSeries
11 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.51%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Fuse
11 5 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.30%) Figma
4 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.10%) InVision
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.10%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.41%) Magento
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 359 (36.48%) AWS
2 222 (22.56%) Azure
3 146 (14.84%) GCP
4 80 (8.13%) GitHub
5 77 (7.83%) Serverless
6 70 (7.11%) npm
7 49 (4.98%) AWS Lambda
8 39 (3.96%) Slack
9 31 (3.15%) PaaS
10 23 (2.34%) Amazon EKS
11 20 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (2.03%) SaaS
12 19 (1.93%) Amazon S3
12 19 (1.93%) IaaS
13 18 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
14 16 (1.63%) Amazon ECS
15 15 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 15 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (1.42%) Power Platform
16 14 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 21 (2.13%) SSL
3 18 (1.83%) HTTP
4 14 (1.42%) DNS
5 10 (1.02%) Firewall
6 9 (0.91%) Internet
7 8 (0.81%) Ethernet
7 8 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (0.71%) Kerberos
9 6 (0.61%) Network Security
10 5 (0.51%) SSH
11 3 (0.30%) DVB
12 1 (0.10%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (11.18%) MongoDB
2 67 (6.81%) NoSQL
3 59 (6.00%) MySQL
4 58 (5.89%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (5.28%) SQL Server
6 25 (2.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 24 (2.44%) Redis
8 23 (2.34%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (1.42%) BigQuery
10 14 (1.42%) Cosmos DB
11 12 (1.22%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.12%) Power BI
13 8 (0.81%) MariaDB
14 7 (0.71%) Big Data
14 7 (0.71%) Neo4j
15 6 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.61%) Blockchain
16 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database
17 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 261 (26.52%) Git (software)
2 160 (16.26%) Jenkins
3 93 (9.45%) JIRA
4 82 (8.33%) Maven
5 64 (6.50%) gulp
6 55 (5.59%) JUnit
6 55 (5.59%) Sonatype Nexus
7 54 (5.49%) webpack
8 50 (5.08%) Jasmine
9 45 (4.57%) GitLab
9 45 (4.57%) Mocha
9 45 (4.57%) Selenium
10 43 (4.37%) Subversion
11 40 (4.07%) Grunt
12 33 (3.35%) Mockito
12 33 (3.35%) RStudio
13 30 (3.05%) IntelliJ
14 26 (2.64%) Cypress.io
15 24 (2.44%) Android Studio
15 24 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 183 (18.60%) Finance
2 107 (10.87%) Banking
3 101 (10.26%) Public Sector
4 97 (9.86%) Front Office
5 66 (6.71%) Investment Banking
6 24 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.34%) Marketing
8 19 (1.93%) Retail
9 18 (1.83%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.52%) Electronics
11 11 (1.12%) Law
12 8 (0.81%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.81%) Military
13 5 (0.51%) Games
13 5 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.30%) Publishing
15 2 (0.20%) Back Office
15 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 703 (71.44%) Developer
2 171 (17.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 143 (14.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 131 (13.31%) Full Stack Developer
5 127 (12.91%) React Developer
6 115 (11.69%) Node.js Developer
7 62 (6.30%) Senior Developer
8 58 (5.89%) Angular Developer
8 58 (5.89%) AWS Developer
9 55 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 52 (5.28%) Architect
10 52 (5.28%) AWS Engineer
11 51 (5.18%) JavaScript Engineer
12 46 (4.67%) Software Engineer
13 41 (4.17%) Java Developer
14 40 (4.07%) UI Developer
15 29 (2.95%) Lead Developer
16 24 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
17 22 (2.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 19 (1.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (45.33%) React
2 317 (32.22%) AngularJS
3 280 (28.46%) CSS
4 251 (25.51%) HTML
5 174 (17.68%) Web Services
6 155 (15.75%) Redux
7 146 (14.84%) REST
8 114 (11.59%) GraphQL
9 111 (11.28%) HTML5
10 102 (10.37%) Spring
11 98 (9.96%) JSON
12 85 (8.64%) .NET
13 82 (8.33%) Sass
13 82 (8.33%) Vue.js
14 73 (7.42%) Spring Boot
15 70 (7.11%) RESTful
16 68 (6.91%) Express
17 67 (6.81%) jQuery
18 64 (6.50%) Jest
19 55 (5.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 141 (14.33%) User Experience
2 90 (9.15%) Derivative
3 86 (8.74%) Fixed Income
4 84 (8.54%) Equities
5 79 (8.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 73 (7.42%) Hedge funds
7 69 (7.01%) Mobile App
8 49 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
9 37 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (2.85%) Blog
11 17 (1.73%) Cloud Native
12 16 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 13 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
14 12 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (1.12%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.91%) Credit Derivative
16 9 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
17 8 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
17 8 (0.81%) Video\Live Streaming
18 6 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (9.96%) Linux
2 58 (5.89%) Android
3 55 (5.59%) Apple iOS
4 46 (4.67%) Unix
5 29 (2.95%) Mac OS X
6 27 (2.74%) Windows
7 9 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.81%) Debian
9 7 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.51%) CentOS
11 4 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.30%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (28.46%) DevOps
3 211 (21.44%) TDD
4 188 (19.11%) Front End Development
5 185 (18.80%) Microservices
6 164 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 162 (16.46%) Scrum
8 153 (15.55%) Test Automation
9 105 (10.67%) Open Source
10 97 (9.86%) Asset Management
11 93 (9.45%) BDD
12 84 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
13 83 (8.43%) Kanban
14 73 (7.42%) Decision-Making
15 72 (7.32%) Investment Management
16 68 (6.91%) Portfolio Management
17 64 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
18 63 (6.40%) OO
19 60 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
20 58 (5.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 631 (64.13%) JavaScript
2 397 (40.35%) Java
3 236 (23.98%) Python
4 171 (17.38%) TypeScript
5 137 (13.92%) SQL
6 79 (8.03%) ES6
7 61 (6.20%) C#
8 47 (4.78%) Java 8
9 45 (4.57%) Ruby
10 44 (4.47%) PHP
11 40 (4.07%) Kotlin
12 39 (3.96%) Bash Shell
13 38 (3.86%) Go
14 32 (3.25%) C++
14 32 (3.25%) Scala
15 25 (2.54%) Apple Swift
16 14 (1.42%) C
16 14 (1.42%) Perl
17 13 (1.32%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 155 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 128 (13.01%) SC Cleared
3 44 (4.47%) Degree
4 19 (1.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (1.73%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.02%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.30%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.10%) CCNA
10 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.10%) ISEB
10 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.10%) WCAG
2 29 (2.95%) QA
3 9 (0.91%) GDPR
4 4 (0.41%) SLA
5 3 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 192 (19.51%) Docker
2 17 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.30%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.10%) LXC
5 1 (0.10%) RACF
Systems Management
1 171 (17.38%) Kubernetes
2 99 (10.06%) Terraform
3 52 (5.28%) Ansible
4 39 (3.96%) Kibana
5 22 (2.24%) logstash
5 22 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (2.03%) Puppet
7 17 (1.73%) Grafana
8 8 (0.81%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.71%) Argo
9 7 (0.71%) Istio
9 7 (0.71%) Packer
10 6 (0.61%) Graphite
10 6 (0.61%) Salt
11 4 (0.41%) Consul
12 3 (0.30%) FreeIPA
12 3 (0.30%) SCCM
12 3 (0.30%) WSUS
13 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 84 (8.54%) Google
2 56 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 42 (4.27%) Splunk
4 35 (3.56%) AppDynamics
5 27 (2.74%) Oracle
6 17 (1.73%) SAP
7 14 (1.42%) F5
8 13 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 12 (1.22%) Blue Coat
10 11 (1.12%) MuleSoft
11 9 (0.91%) Sybase
12 7 (0.71%) IBM
12 7 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.61%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.51%) Axway
14 5 (0.51%) Cloudera
14 5 (0.51%) Hortonworks
14 5 (0.51%) Sparx
14 5 (0.51%) WSO2
15 4 (0.41%) Atlassian