Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 January 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.

Node.js (Node)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 63 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 +64
Contract jobs citing Node.js 2,142 1,586 1,329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.61% 3.77% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.60% 10.76% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,772 1,292 1,091
London median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £325
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
London median hourly rate £27.16 £46.00 £23.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.96% +92.75% -40.34%
10th Percentile £26.08 £42.50 £21.04
90th Percentile £28.24 £62.00 £25.96
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £23.87
% change year-on-year -2.17% +92.75% -60.23%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 16,999 14,740 14,034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.57% 35.04% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,140 11,040 10,480
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 77 91
London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £38.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +16.34% +10.51%
10th Percentile £20.75 £20.74 £16.63
90th Percentile £47.83 £64.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in London

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in London

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in London

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Node.js in London

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Central London +19 457 £500 - 127
West London +21 126 £521 +22.65% 99
South London +7 53 £475 +15.15% 8
East London +17 38 £450 -2.70% 28
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 1,492 (69.65%) JavaScript
2 1,101 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
3 939 (43.84%) React
4 908 (42.39%) HTML
5 857 (40.01%) CSS
6 784 (36.60%) Java
7 753 (35.15%) TDD
8 655 (30.58%) AngularJS
9 560 (26.14%) HTML5
10 489 (22.83%) Git (software)
11 470 (21.94%) Amazon AWS
12 437 (20.40%) Docker
13 434 (20.26%) BDD
14 406 (18.95%) CSS3
15 388 (18.11%) DevOps
16 364 (16.99%) Jenkins
17 360 (16.81%) ES6
17 360 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
18 354 (16.53%) Redux
19 341 (15.92%) RESTful
20 340 (15.87%) Microservices
21 338 (15.78%) Python
22 336 (15.69%) Finance
23 327 (15.27%) Web Services
24 317 (14.80%) Scrum
25 300 (14.01%) Sass
26 297 (13.87%) Front End Development
27 288 (13.45%) REST
28 267 (12.46%) Linux
29 248 (11.58%) C#

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 120 (5.60%) Elasticsearch
2 105 (4.90%) Confluence
3 40 (1.87%) nginx
4 34 (1.59%) Apache
4 34 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 24 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 24 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 18 (0.84%) CMS
6 18 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 17 (0.79%) JBoss
8 15 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 13 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.47%) uWSGI
12 9 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.33%) ThingWorx
14 6 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.28%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.28%) Mule
14 6 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (0.51%) MS Visio
1 11 (0.51%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.37%) HipChat
3 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.14%) GIMP
5 2 (0.093%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.093%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (0.47%) ION MarketView
2 8 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.093%) Quorum
4 2 (0.093%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.047%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.047%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 470 (21.94%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (7.42%) Serverless
3 142 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 136 (6.35%) npm
5 116 (5.42%) GitHub
6 76 (3.55%) AWS Lambda
7 73 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
8 58 (2.71%) Amazon S3
9 54 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
10 44 (2.05%) SaaS
11 35 (1.63%) Heroku
12 32 (1.49%) Route 53
13 29 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
14 28 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 28 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 24 (1.12%) CloudFront
16 22 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
17 21 (0.98%) PaaS
18 20 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
19 19 (0.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.53%) HTTP
2 33 (1.54%) Firewall
3 27 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.17%) Internet
5 14 (0.65%) SMS
6 13 (0.61%) WAN
7 11 (0.51%) LAN
8 9 (0.42%) SSL
9 8 (0.37%) MQTT
9 8 (0.37%) VPN
10 7 (0.33%) DNS
10 7 (0.33%) LDAP
10 7 (0.33%) Modbus
10 7 (0.33%) Wireless
11 6 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.19%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.19%) DHCP
12 4 (0.19%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (10.04%) MongoDB
2 198 (9.24%) PostgreSQL
3 196 (9.15%) NoSQL
4 172 (8.03%) SQL Server
5 151 (7.05%) MySQL
6 96 (4.48%) Redis
7 68 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 60 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 56 (2.61%) Neo4j
10 49 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
11 46 (2.15%) Big Data
12 45 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 37 (1.73%) RDBMS
14 27 (1.26%) Hadoop
15 19 (0.89%) Power BI
15 19 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
16 18 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
17 17 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 15 (0.70%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 489 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 364 (16.99%) Jenkins
3 205 (9.57%) webpack
4 204 (9.52%) JIRA
5 138 (6.44%) Cucumber
6 137 (6.40%) Mocha
7 132 (6.16%) Jasmine
8 122 (5.70%) Babel
9 121 (5.65%) gulp
9 121 (5.65%) Selenium
10 115 (5.37%) Grunt
11 77 (3.59%) TeamCity
12 64 (2.99%) Maven
13 58 (2.71%) Karma Test Runner
14 51 (2.38%) JUnit
14 51 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
15 50 (2.33%) Subversion
16 37 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
17 36 (1.68%) Mockito
18 35 (1.63%) WebDriver
General
1 336 (15.69%) Finance
2 224 (10.46%) Banking
3 88 (4.11%) Retail
4 66 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 55 (2.57%) Marketing
6 49 (2.29%) Front Office
7 38 (1.77%) Law
8 30 (1.40%) Legal
8 30 (1.40%) Publishing
9 29 (1.35%) Games
9 29 (1.35%) Telecoms
10 20 (0.93%) Advertising
11 19 (0.89%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.84%) Electronics
13 14 (0.65%) Back Office
14 13 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.23%) Automotive
17 4 (0.19%) International Banking
17 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,635 (76.33%) Developer
2 484 (22.60%) JavaScript Developer
3 465 (21.71%) Node.js Developer
4 326 (15.22%) Full Stack Developer
5 241 (11.25%) Java Developer
6 229 (10.69%) Senior Developer
7 206 (9.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 144 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 117 (5.46%) Angular Developer
10 95 (4.44%) HTML Developer
11 83 (3.87%) Architect
12 80 (3.73%) UI Developer
13 75 (3.50%) .NET Developer
14 70 (3.27%) AWS Engineer
15 68 (3.17%) C# Developer
15 68 (3.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 63 (2.94%) JavaScript Engineer
17 61 (2.85%) HTML CSS Developer
18 57 (2.66%) Agile Developer
19 56 (2.61%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 939 (43.84%) React
2 908 (42.39%) HTML
3 857 (40.01%) CSS
4 655 (30.58%) AngularJS
5 560 (26.14%) HTML5
6 406 (18.95%) CSS3
7 354 (16.53%) Redux
8 341 (15.92%) RESTful
9 327 (15.27%) Web Services
10 300 (14.01%) Sass
11 288 (13.45%) REST
12 241 (11.25%) .NET
13 217 (10.13%) Spring
14 209 (9.76%) Express
15 206 (9.62%) JSON
16 160 (7.47%) jQuery
17 143 (6.68%) Spring Boot
17 143 (6.68%) XML
18 123 (5.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 106 (4.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 206 (9.62%) User Experience
2 161 (7.52%) Greenfield Project
3 102 (4.76%) Fintech
4 86 (4.01%) Mobile App
5 48 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
7 44 (2.05%) Computer Science
8 29 (1.35%) Blog
9 27 (1.26%) Virtual Team
10 25 (1.17%) Video on Demand
11 24 (1.12%) Public Cloud
12 23 (1.07%) Fixed Income
13 22 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 18 (0.84%) Market Risk
16 14 (0.65%) Hedge funds
17 13 (0.61%) Algorithms
17 13 (0.61%) Social Media
17 13 (0.61%) Video\Live Streaming
18 12 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 267 (12.46%) Linux
2 126 (5.88%) Unix
3 54 (2.52%) Android
4 47 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 20 (0.93%) Windows
6 16 (0.75%) CoreOS
7 15 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.42%) CentOS
11 6 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.28%) VMS
11 6 (0.28%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.093%) AIX
13 2 (0.093%) RancherOS
13 2 (0.093%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.047%) Fedora
14 1 (0.047%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,101 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 753 (35.15%) TDD
3 434 (20.26%) BDD
4 388 (18.11%) DevOps
5 360 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
6 340 (15.87%) Microservices
7 317 (14.80%) Scrum
8 297 (13.87%) Front End Development
9 238 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 193 (9.01%) E-Commerce
10 193 (9.01%) OO
11 184 (8.59%) MVC
12 183 (8.54%) Open Source
13 172 (8.03%) Software Engineering
14 154 (7.19%) Continuous Delivery
15 152 (7.10%) Web Development
16 145 (6.77%) Pair Programming
17 114 (5.32%) Unit Testing
18 110 (5.14%) API Development
19 101 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1,492 (69.65%) JavaScript
2 784 (36.60%) Java
3 360 (16.81%) ES6
4 338 (15.78%) Python
5 248 (11.58%) C#
6 243 (11.34%) SQL
7 158 (7.38%) Ruby
8 142 (6.63%) TypeScript
9 128 (5.98%) Scala
10 87 (4.06%) Bash Shell
11 75 (3.50%) PHP
12 67 (3.13%) ES7
13 58 (2.71%) Go
14 55 (2.57%) GraphQL
15 26 (1.21%) PowerShell
16 21 (0.98%) Shell Script
17 19 (0.89%) Groovy
17 19 (0.89%) Objective-C
18 18 (0.84%) T-SQL
19 17 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 147 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 112 (5.23%) SC Cleared
3 64 (2.99%) Degree
4 25 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.51%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.19%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.047%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.047%) CISSP
9 1 (0.047%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.11%) QA
2 9 (0.42%) WCAG
3 7 (0.33%) WAI
4 5 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.23%) GCP
4 5 (0.23%) OASIS TOSCA
5 4 (0.19%) GAAP
6 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.093%) GDPR
8 1 (0.047%) MiFID
8 1 (0.047%) PSD2
System Software
1 437 (20.40%) Docker
2 31 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.33%) Squid
4 6 (0.28%) HDFS
5 4 (0.19%) Gluster
5 4 (0.19%) vCloud
6 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.14%) Varnish
6 3 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.093%) etcd
7 2 (0.093%) flannel
7 2 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.093%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.047%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.047%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 163 (7.61%) Kubernetes
2 145 (6.77%) Ansible
3 107 (5.00%) Puppet
4 100 (4.67%) Terraform
5 96 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (1.12%) Kibana
7 21 (0.98%) Grafana
8 20 (0.93%) logstash
8 20 (0.93%) Sysdig
9 17 (0.79%) Packer
10 15 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
11 13 (0.61%) Mesos
12 11 (0.51%) HAProxy
12 11 (0.51%) rkt
13 9 (0.42%) Nagios
14 8 (0.37%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.33%) Consul
16 6 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 6 (0.28%) Salt
17 5 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 100 (4.67%) Google
2 88 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 81 (3.78%) Oracle
4 47 (2.19%) Atlassian
5 46 (2.15%) Apigee
6 38 (1.77%) Splunk
7 32 (1.49%) AppDynamics
8 30 (1.40%) PayPal
9 29 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (1.21%) IBM
11 21 (0.98%) MuleSoft
12 20 (0.93%) SAP
13 18 (0.84%) New Relic
14 16 (0.75%) Adobe
15 15 (0.70%) VMware
16 13 (0.61%) Cisco
16 13 (0.61%) Red Hat
16 13 (0.61%) Sybase
17 10 (0.47%) Apple
17 10 (0.47%) ION Trading