Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 62 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing Node.js 2,259 1,184 3,474
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 3.92% 3.65% 4.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.02% 11.77% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,672 837 2,496
10th Percentile £375 £354 £375
25th Percentile £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £508 £500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +1.50% -
75th Percentile £588 £588 £575
90th Percentile £699 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 11
10th Percentile £58.18 " £10.25
25th Percentile £65.50 " £45.63
Median hourly rate £65.54 £58.00 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +13.00% +16.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £71.00 " £52.50
90th Percentile £73.45 " "
UK median hourly rate £65.54 £58.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +13.00% +16.00% +17.65%

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 17,351 10,058 26,851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.13% 30.97% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,572 7,235 19,097
10th Percentile £360 £338 £345
25th Percentile £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £620 £600 £575
90th Percentile £700 £688 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 91 241
10th Percentile £15.75 £20.77 £17.09
25th Percentile £30.00 £30.43 £26.25
Median hourly rate £47.25 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.39%
75th Percentile £57.82 £59.50 £53.00
90th Percentile £66.40 £66.00 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.57
% change year-on-year - +0.98% +8.70%

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 30 July 2021.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Node.js in England over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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 +6 1,481 £525 - 621
North of England -1 231 £475 -5.00% 282
South East +8 173 £497 +10.33% 120
North West -6 111 £450 -6.49% 177
Yorkshire +1 107 £488 -1.02% 70
South West -12 66 £455 -4.21% 98
East of England -11 60 £456 +7.23% 57
Midlands -68 58 £425 -10.53% 98
West Midlands -52 26 £431 -13.75% 63
East Midlands -31 22 £415 +31.12% 35
North East -12 13 £438 -20.45% 35
Node.js
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 1,483 (65.65%) JavaScript
2 1,341 (59.36%) React
3 1,074 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
4 938 (41.52%) AWS
5 790 (34.97%) Full Stack Development
6 696 (30.81%) TypeScript
7 680 (30.10%) Java
8 666 (29.48%) Docker
9 613 (27.14%) Software Engineering
10 573 (25.37%) Kubernetes
11 551 (24.39%) Azure
12 542 (23.99%) CSS
13 516 (22.84%) HTML
13 516 (22.84%) Serverless
14 497 (22.00%) Git (software)
15 491 (21.74%) DevOps
16 476 (21.07%) Finance
17 460 (20.36%) AngularJS
18 459 (20.32%) Microservices
19 436 (19.30%) Web Services
20 419 (18.55%) AWS Lambda
21 408 (18.06%) Terraform
22 400 (17.71%) Python
23 384 (17.00%) TDD
24 338 (14.96%) Social Skills
25 316 (13.99%) GraphQL
26 296 (13.10%) Jenkins
27 289 (12.79%) SQL
28 288 (12.75%) Test Automation
29 284 (12.57%) Front Office

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
1 103 (4.56%) Confluence
2 72 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
3 62 (2.74%) nginx
4 51 (2.26%) CMS
5 45 (1.99%) Apache
6 41 (1.81%) Tomcat
7 23 (1.02%) Apache Spark
8 20 (0.89%) JBoss
8 20 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 18 (0.80%) SharePoint
10 17 (0.75%) WordPress
11 16 (0.71%) IBM Domino
12 15 (0.66%) Drupal
13 13 (0.58%) Headless CMS
13 13 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.44%) Ethereum
15 9 (0.40%) Mule
15 9 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (0.53%) Chatbot
1 12 (0.53%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (0.40%) Sketch
4 7 (0.31%) Figma
4 7 (0.31%) InVision
5 2 (0.089%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.20%) Magento
2 25 (1.11%) Shopify
3 17 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
5 7 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.044%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.044%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.044%) Summit
7 1 (0.044%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 938 (41.52%) AWS
2 551 (24.39%) Azure
3 516 (22.84%) Serverless
4 419 (18.55%) AWS Lambda
5 253 (11.20%) GCP
6 240 (10.62%) Amazon S3
7 225 (9.96%) Amazon SQS
8 192 (8.50%) AWS Step Functions
9 109 (4.83%) npm
10 107 (4.74%) GitHub
11 70 (3.10%) SaaS
12 64 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
12 64 (2.83%) IaaS
13 58 (2.57%) Amazon EKS
13 58 (2.57%) PaaS
14 55 (2.43%) OpenShift
15 38 (1.68%) Amazon ECS
16 35 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
16 35 (1.55%) Apigee
16 35 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.28%) HTTP
2 29 (1.28%) SSL
3 25 (1.11%) Internet
4 24 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.89%) Firewall
6 18 (0.80%) AMQP
6 18 (0.80%) DNS
7 16 (0.71%) LAN
8 12 (0.53%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.31%) SSH
9 7 (0.31%) Wireshark
10 6 (0.27%) BGP
10 6 (0.27%) FTP
10 6 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.27%) Kerberos
11 5 (0.22%) SIGTRAN
11 5 (0.22%) SMPP
11 5 (0.22%) SMS
11 5 (0.22%) SS7
11 5 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (12.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 225 (9.96%) MongoDB
3 203 (8.99%) Amazon RDS
4 201 (8.90%) NoSQL
5 158 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
6 125 (5.53%) MySQL
7 87 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 84 (3.72%) SQL Server
9 74 (3.28%) Redis
10 32 (1.42%) Blockchain
11 31 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (1.24%) Big Data
12 28 (1.24%) BigQuery
13 27 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (1.06%) RDBMS
15 20 (0.89%) Neo4j
16 14 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
17 13 (0.58%) Hadoop
17 13 (0.58%) Tableau
18 10 (0.44%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 497 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 296 (13.10%) Jenkins
3 178 (7.88%) JIRA
4 137 (6.06%) webpack
5 108 (4.78%) Mocha
6 104 (4.60%) Cypress.io
7 103 (4.56%) Maven
8 89 (3.94%) Cucumber
9 84 (3.72%) GitLab
10 77 (3.41%) Selenium
11 76 (3.36%) Jasmine
12 72 (3.19%) JUnit
13 69 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
14 58 (2.57%) gulp
15 57 (2.52%) Bitbucket
16 55 (2.43%) SonarQube
17 54 (2.39%) Subversion
18 49 (2.17%) CircleCI
19 47 (2.08%) Gradle
19 47 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 476 (21.07%) Finance
2 338 (14.96%) Social Skills
3 284 (12.57%) Front Office
4 103 (4.56%) Public Sector
5 100 (4.43%) Banking
6 86 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (2.61%) Retail
8 58 (2.57%) Marketing
9 52 (2.30%) Telecoms
10 48 (2.12%) Presentation Skills
11 33 (1.46%) Manufacturing
12 26 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
13 24 (1.06%) Electronics
14 21 (0.93%) Games
14 21 (0.93%) Investment Banking
15 20 (0.89%) Influencing Skills
16 19 (0.84%) Publishing
17 18 (0.80%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.71%) Aerospace
19 15 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,507 (66.71%) Developer
2 475 (21.03%) React Developer
3 391 (17.31%) Full Stack Developer
4 342 (15.14%) Node.js Developer
5 311 (13.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 197 (8.72%) AWS Developer
7 192 (8.50%) Software Engineer
8 187 (8.28%) Senior Developer
9 178 (7.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 143 (6.33%) Java Developer
11 97 (4.29%) Architect
12 86 (3.81%) UI Developer
13 85 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 85 (3.76%) Lead Developer
14 76 (3.36%) JavaScript Engineer
15 72 (3.19%) AWS Engineer
16 71 (3.14%) Angular Developer
17 56 (2.48%) UX Developer
18 53 (2.35%) Backend Developer
18 53 (2.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,341 (59.36%) React
2 542 (23.99%) CSS
3 516 (22.84%) HTML
4 460 (20.36%) AngularJS
5 436 (19.30%) Web Services
6 316 (13.99%) GraphQL
7 273 (12.08%) Redux
8 265 (11.73%) REST
9 219 (9.69%) Express
10 210 (9.30%) HTML5
11 208 (9.21%) Jest
12 193 (8.54%) Material-UI
12 193 (8.54%) RESTful
13 175 (7.75%) .NET
14 171 (7.57%) Spring
15 135 (5.98%) Sass
16 134 (5.93%) JSON
16 134 (5.93%) Spring Boot
17 125 (5.53%) CSS3
18 104 (4.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 248 (10.98%) User Experience
2 98 (4.34%) Mobile App
3 89 (3.94%) Cloud Native
4 70 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
5 61 (2.70%) Hedge funds
6 59 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 57 (2.52%) Fixed Income
8 51 (2.26%) Derivative
9 48 (2.12%) Equities
10 41 (1.81%) Data Structures
11 37 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
12 34 (1.51%) Algorithms
13 31 (1.37%) Client/Server
14 30 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (1.28%) Public Cloud
16 28 (1.24%) Credit Risk
17 26 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
18 17 (0.75%) Management Information System
18 17 (0.75%) N-Tier
19 13 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 138 (6.11%) Linux
2 63 (2.79%) Android
3 62 (2.74%) Windows
4 45 (1.99%) Apple iOS
5 44 (1.95%) Unix
6 22 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.40%) CentOS
8 6 (0.27%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.22%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.13%) Debian
11 3 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.044%) Tizen
12 1 (0.044%) webOS
12 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,074 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 790 (34.97%) Full Stack Development
3 613 (27.14%) Software Engineering
4 491 (21.74%) DevOps
5 459 (20.32%) Microservices
6 384 (17.00%) TDD
7 288 (12.75%) Test Automation
8 281 (12.44%) Asset Management
9 278 (12.31%) Scrum
10 267 (11.82%) Front End Development
11 266 (11.78%) Investment Management
12 221 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
13 175 (7.75%) BDD
14 151 (6.68%) Web Development
15 145 (6.42%) Open Source
16 137 (6.06%) E-Commerce
17 132 (5.84%) Problem-Solving
18 129 (5.71%) Unit Testing
19 127 (5.62%) Analytics
20 122 (5.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,483 (65.65%) JavaScript
2 696 (30.81%) TypeScript
3 680 (30.10%) Java
4 400 (17.71%) Python
5 289 (12.79%) SQL
6 208 (9.21%) C#
7 186 (8.23%) ES6
8 123 (5.44%) Go
9 111 (4.91%) Kotlin
10 100 (4.43%) C++
11 98 (4.34%) PHP
12 82 (3.63%) Ruby
13 75 (3.32%) Scala
14 68 (3.01%) Java 8
15 60 (2.66%) Bash Shell
16 46 (2.04%) PowerShell
17 34 (1.51%) C
18 30 (1.33%) Shell Script
19 26 (1.15%) Groovy
20 15 (0.66%) ES7
Qualifications
1 133 (5.89%) Degree
2 128 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 109 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 22 (0.97%) AWS Certification
5 17 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (0.49%) Master's Degree
8 10 (0.44%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.089%) PhD
10 2 (0.089%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.044%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.044%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (6.64%) Accessibility
2 87 (3.85%) QA
3 20 (0.89%) WCAG
4 16 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.66%) GDPR
6 4 (0.18%) SLA
7 1 (0.044%) MiFID
7 1 (0.044%) WAI
System Software
1 666 (29.48%) Docker
2 20 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.35%) Postfix
6 6 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.27%) qmail
7 3 (0.13%) HDFS
7 3 (0.13%) LXC
7 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.13%) vSphere
8 2 (0.089%) RACF
8 2 (0.089%) Samba
Systems Management
1 573 (25.37%) Kubernetes
2 408 (18.06%) Terraform
3 99 (4.38%) Ansible
4 40 (1.77%) Grafana
5 39 (1.73%) Puppet
6 33 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (0.93%) Kibana
8 15 (0.66%) Istio
9 14 (0.62%) Packer
10 13 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (0.53%) Graphite
12 11 (0.49%) Prometheus
13 10 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (0.35%) Graylog
15 7 (0.31%) Argo
15 7 (0.31%) Nagios
16 5 (0.22%) logstash
16 5 (0.22%) ZABBIX
17 4 (0.18%) Salt
18 3 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 105 (4.65%) Google
2 93 (4.12%) Oracle
3 90 (3.98%) Microsoft
4 40 (1.77%) SAP
4 40 (1.77%) Splunk
5 34 (1.51%) IBM
6 28 (1.24%) hybris
7 27 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (1.06%) New Relic
9 23 (1.02%) Adobe
10 20 (0.89%) VMware
11 18 (0.80%) Red Hat
12 17 (0.75%) AppDynamics
12 17 (0.75%) MuleSoft
13 16 (0.71%) Xerox
14 15 (0.66%) Alibaba
15 12 (0.53%) Apple
15 12 (0.53%) WorldPay
16 11 (0.49%) CA
16 11 (0.49%) Dell