Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 53 69
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 +37
Contract jobs citing Node.js 3,495 3,962 2,750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 4.20% 4.31% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.84% 12.73% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,508 2,896 2,014
England median daily rate £500 £500 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.19% +0.83%
10th Percentile £381 £363 £325
90th Percentile £638 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 14
England median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +12.90% -3.13%
10th Percentile £35.00 £21.23 £26.08
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.75 £51.48
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +17.65% +9.68% -3.13%

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 27,230 31,133 27,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.71% 33.84% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,215 22,072 18,896
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £342 £319 £306
90th Percentile £650 £631 £614
UK median daily rate £490 £470 £445
% change year-on-year +4.26% +5.62% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 282 334 356
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.26 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +2.13% +10.33%
10th Percentile £18.50 £16.25 £17.88
90th Percentile £60.00 £61.75 £53.88
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.82% +10.00%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in England

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Node.js in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in England

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in England

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Node.js in England

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 June 2019. 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 +1 2,106 £525 - 246
North of England +1 476 £475 +10.47% 106
South East -16 439 £475 - 70
Yorkshire +2 222 £500 +13.64% 31
North West -4 214 £450 +2.86% 58
South West +42 196 £493 +21.98% 68
Midlands +6 170 £418 +4.38% 57
East of England -14 99 £425 -5.56% 45
East Midlands +17 85 £400 - 31
West Midlands -13 81 £425 +6.25% 26
North East +44 40 £475 +14.46% 17
South Coast - 1 - -
Node.js
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 2,316 (66.27%) JavaScript
2 1,765 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1,381 (39.51%) React
4 1,146 (32.79%) Java
5 1,144 (32.73%) HTML
6 1,139 (32.59%) CSS
7 1,071 (30.64%) AngularJS
8 1,026 (29.36%) Git (software)
9 944 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
10 890 (25.46%) TDD
11 875 (25.04%) Microservices
12 843 (24.12%) DevOps
13 783 (22.40%) Docker
14 638 (18.25%) Microsoft Azure
15 603 (17.25%) Finance
16 585 (16.74%) Front End Development
17 570 (16.31%) HTML5
17 570 (16.31%) Jenkins
18 556 (15.91%) Python
19 529 (15.14%) Redux
20 516 (14.76%) ES6
21 495 (14.16%) Scrum
22 487 (13.93%) Test Automation
23 468 (13.39%) Sass
24 461 (13.19%) TypeScript
25 450 (12.88%) REST
25 450 (12.88%) Linux
26 447 (12.79%) RESTful
27 445 (12.73%) .NET
28 444 (12.70%) 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
1 178 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
2 155 (4.43%) Confluence
3 83 (2.37%) Apache
4 79 (2.26%) CMS
5 60 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 49 (1.40%) JBoss
6 49 (1.40%) nginx
7 37 (1.06%) SharePoint
8 35 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 33 (0.94%) WebSphere
10 29 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
11 26 (0.74%) Apache Spark
12 25 (0.72%) Hyperledger
13 24 (0.69%) Drupal
14 23 (0.66%) Ethereum
15 18 (0.52%) WordPress
16 15 (0.43%) Apache Solr
17 14 (0.40%) OpenStack
17 14 (0.40%) WebLogic
18 13 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 13 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.23%) Sketch
4 7 (0.20%) InVision
5 6 (0.17%) Adobe XD
5 6 (0.17%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (0.086%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.057%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.029%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.029%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.029%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.029%) GIMP
9 1 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (0.57%) Distributed Ledger
1 20 (0.57%) R3 Corda
2 14 (0.40%) Magento
3 10 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.17%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.17%) Shopify
5 5 (0.14%) Quorum
5 5 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.086%) Ripple XRP
7 3 (0.086%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.057%) Fredhopper
8 2 (0.057%) MultiChain
8 2 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.057%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.029%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.029%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.029%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.029%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 944 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
2 638 (18.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 336 (9.61%) Serverless
4 273 (7.81%) AWS Lambda
5 243 (6.95%) GitHub
6 200 (5.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 181 (5.18%) npm
8 137 (3.92%) PaaS
9 113 (3.23%) OpenShift
10 92 (2.63%) Amazon S3
11 76 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
12 68 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
12 68 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
13 56 (1.60%) SaaS
14 55 (1.57%) Amazon ECS
15 54 (1.55%) Heroku
16 48 (1.37%) Slack
16 48 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 41 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
18 38 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 67 (1.92%) HTTP
3 54 (1.55%) SSL
4 38 (1.09%) Ethernet
5 16 (0.46%) VPN
6 14 (0.40%) Internet
7 12 (0.34%) AMQP
7 12 (0.34%) Firewall
7 12 (0.34%) IPFS
7 12 (0.34%) MQTT
7 12 (0.34%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 9 (0.26%) SSH
9 8 (0.23%) Skype
9 8 (0.23%) Wireshark
10 7 (0.20%) MPLS
11 6 (0.17%) SNMP
12 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.11%) VoIP
13 3 (0.086%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (9.90%) NoSQL
2 310 (8.87%) MongoDB
3 198 (5.67%) MySQL
4 189 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 180 (5.15%) SQL Server
6 142 (4.06%) Redis
7 107 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 102 (2.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 75 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 68 (1.95%) Big Data
11 65 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
12 60 (1.72%) Blockchain
13 42 (1.20%) Neo4j
14 30 (0.86%) Hadoop
15 22 (0.63%) RDBMS
16 21 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
17 19 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
18 18 (0.52%) CouchDB
18 18 (0.52%) DB2
18 18 (0.52%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1,026 (29.36%) Git (software)
2 570 (16.31%) Jenkins
3 343 (9.81%) JIRA
4 285 (8.15%) webpack
5 225 (6.44%) gulp
6 189 (5.41%) Maven
7 181 (5.18%) Selenium
8 175 (5.01%) Jasmine
9 168 (4.81%) Mocha
10 134 (3.83%) Cucumber
10 134 (3.83%) Grunt
10 134 (3.83%) JUnit
11 130 (3.72%) GitLab
12 127 (3.63%) Sonatype Nexus
13 115 (3.29%) Bitbucket
14 111 (3.18%) SonarQube
14 111 (3.18%) Visual Studio
15 93 (2.66%) Karma Test Runner
16 87 (2.49%) Subversion
17 79 (2.26%) Artifactory
General
1 603 (17.25%) Finance
2 249 (7.12%) Banking
3 151 (4.32%) Retail
4 68 (1.95%) Marketing
5 64 (1.83%) Front Office
6 58 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 48 (1.37%) Games
8 45 (1.29%) Law
9 34 (0.97%) Advertising
9 34 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 33 (0.94%) Aerospace
10 33 (0.94%) Military
11 22 (0.63%) Publishing
12 17 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.49%) Legal
12 17 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.34%) Electronics
14 10 (0.29%) Billing
15 7 (0.20%) Automotive
16 4 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2,579 (73.79%) Developer
2 564 (16.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 517 (14.79%) Node.js Developer
4 507 (14.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 505 (14.45%) React Developer
6 408 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 390 (11.16%) Senior Developer
8 308 (8.81%) Java Developer
9 180 (5.15%) Angular Developer
10 158 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 131 (3.75%) Architect
11 131 (3.75%) Software Engineer
12 115 (3.29%) AWS Engineer
13 114 (3.26%) .NET Developer
14 106 (3.03%) Software Developer
15 103 (2.95%) JavaScript Engineer
16 96 (2.75%) AWS Developer
17 94 (2.69%) Lead Developer
18 87 (2.49%) UI Developer
19 82 (2.35%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,381 (39.51%) React
2 1,144 (32.73%) HTML
3 1,139 (32.59%) CSS
4 1,071 (30.64%) AngularJS
5 570 (16.31%) HTML5
6 529 (15.14%) Redux
7 468 (13.39%) Sass
8 450 (12.88%) REST
9 447 (12.79%) RESTful
10 445 (12.73%) .NET
11 405 (11.59%) CSS3
12 394 (11.27%) Web Services
13 389 (11.13%) Spring
14 339 (9.70%) Express
15 283 (8.10%) Vue.js
16 251 (7.18%) Spring Boot
17 239 (6.84%) GraphQL
18 225 (6.44%) jQuery
19 212 (6.07%) JSON
20 209 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 343 (9.81%) User Experience
2 236 (6.75%) Greenfield Project
3 188 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 91 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (2.40%) Cloud Native
6 70 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 61 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 59 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 57 (1.63%) Virtual Team
10 54 (1.55%) Algorithms
11 42 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 37 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
13 33 (0.94%) Fixed Income
14 29 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
15 27 (0.77%) Derivative
16 24 (0.69%) Data Centre
17 21 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
18 18 (0.52%) iPad
19 17 (0.49%) Bitcoin
19 17 (0.49%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 450 (12.88%) Linux
2 166 (4.75%) Unix
3 146 (4.18%) Windows
4 93 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 76 (2.17%) Android
6 44 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 38 (1.09%) CentOS
9 33 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 21 (0.60%) CoreOS
11 18 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 18 (0.52%) VMS
12 14 (0.40%) Windows Server
13 6 (0.17%) Debian
14 4 (0.11%) openSUSE
15 2 (0.057%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.057%) Gentoo
15 2 (0.057%) VME
15 2 (0.057%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.029%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,765 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 890 (25.46%) TDD
3 875 (25.04%) Microservices
4 843 (24.12%) DevOps
5 585 (16.74%) Front End Development
6 495 (14.16%) Scrum
7 487 (13.93%) Test Automation
8 418 (11.96%) Software Engineering
9 357 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
10 347 (9.93%) BDD
11 325 (9.30%) Open Source
12 293 (8.38%) Web Development
13 244 (6.98%) Unit Testing
14 213 (6.09%) E-Commerce
15 194 (5.55%) OO
16 183 (5.24%) Mentoring
17 174 (4.98%) Fintech
18 173 (4.95%) Continuous Delivery
19 169 (4.84%) Kanban
19 169 (4.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,316 (66.27%) JavaScript
2 1,146 (32.79%) Java
3 556 (15.91%) Python
4 516 (14.76%) ES6
5 461 (13.19%) TypeScript
6 444 (12.70%) SQL
7 391 (11.19%) C#
8 216 (6.18%) Ruby
9 214 (6.12%) Java 8
10 184 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 161 (4.61%) Go
11 161 (4.61%) PHP
12 113 (3.23%) Scala
13 112 (3.20%) C++
14 98 (2.80%) ES7
15 70 (2.00%) PowerShell
16 61 (1.75%) Groovy
17 58 (1.66%) Perl
18 34 (0.97%) Apple Swift
19 29 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 207 (5.92%) Security Cleared
2 154 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 122 (3.49%) Degree
4 57 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 31 (0.89%) DBS Check
6 28 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 26 (0.74%) AWS Certification
8 19 (0.54%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (0.20%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.11%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.086%) CHECK Team Member
12 3 (0.086%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.057%) CCNA
13 2 (0.057%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.057%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.029%) CISMP
14 1 (0.029%) GIAC
14 1 (0.029%) GSEC
14 1 (0.029%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (4.78%) QA
2 31 (0.89%) WCAG
3 17 (0.49%) GDPR
4 13 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.14%) PSD2
6 4 (0.11%) COBIT
6 4 (0.11%) NIST
7 2 (0.057%) NCSC
8 1 (0.029%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.029%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.029%) PMO
8 1 (0.029%) SLA
8 1 (0.029%) WAI
System Software
1 783 (22.40%) Docker
2 47 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 26 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.14%) RACF
6 5 (0.14%) Varnish
6 5 (0.14%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.086%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.086%) Firmware
7 3 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.086%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.086%) vSphere
8 2 (0.057%) BIND 9
8 2 (0.057%) HDFS
8 2 (0.057%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.057%) KVM
8 2 (0.057%) NFS
8 2 (0.057%) Postfix
8 2 (0.057%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 436 (12.47%) Kubernetes
2 266 (7.61%) Terraform
3 254 (7.27%) Ansible
4 154 (4.41%) Puppet
5 116 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
6 65 (1.86%) Grafana
7 41 (1.17%) Kibana
8 20 (0.57%) Consul
9 19 (0.54%) Graphite
10 16 (0.46%) logstash
10 16 (0.46%) Packer
11 15 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
11 15 (0.43%) ZABBIX
12 11 (0.31%) Rancher
12 11 (0.31%) Salt
13 8 (0.23%) Nagios
14 7 (0.20%) CloudHub
14 7 (0.20%) Prometheus
15 6 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 241 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 169 (4.84%) Google
3 111 (3.18%) Oracle
4 81 (2.32%) Atlassian
5 71 (2.03%) Splunk
6 46 (1.32%) Adobe
7 39 (1.12%) MuleSoft
8 37 (1.06%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 32 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 30 (0.86%) IBM
11 28 (0.80%) AppDynamics
12 25 (0.72%) Facebook
12 25 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (0.69%) Bloomberg
13 24 (0.69%) Reuters
13 24 (0.69%) Veracode
14 22 (0.63%) SaltStack
14 22 (0.63%) SAP
15 19 (0.54%) ServiceNow
16 16 (0.46%) Twitter