Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 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
England > London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 49 44
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1,192 1,174 2,260
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.50% 4.79% 5.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.20% 12.77% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 881 1,765
10th Percentile £400 £385 £406
25th Percentile £456 £463 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +1.94%
75th Percentile £606 £613 £581
90th Percentile £713 £680 £650
England median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
10th Percentile £44.35 " £21.43
25th Percentile £47.88 £66.25 £38.19
Median hourly rate £54.00 £72.50 £51.25
Median % change year-on-year -25.52% +41.46% +51.76%
75th Percentile £60.38 £78.75 £57.50
90th Percentile £64.05 " £64.25
England median hourly rate £58.00 £72.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +45.00% +11.11%

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 7,843 9,193 15,823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.22% 37.47% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,881 6,828 11,989
10th Percentile £375 £375 £370
25th Percentile £440 £450 £440
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £625 £625 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 67
10th Percentile £19.75 £24.74 £22.25
25th Percentile £32.50 £44.43 £27.50
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.00 £37.00
Median % change year-on-year -6.86% +37.84% -1.33%
75th Percentile £63.75 £65.54 £47.67
90th Percentile £68.00 £78.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £44.09
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.33% +7.54%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in London

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Node.js in London

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Node.js in London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Node.js in London

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Node.js in London

Node.js
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Node.js in London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 13 April 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
Central London -4 114 £500 -4.76% 181
West London +13 18 £575 +13.58% 54
South London +8 12 £525 +2.94% 7
East London +16 2 £413 -25.00% 31
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 London region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 868 (72.82%) JavaScript
2 684 (57.38%) React
3 599 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
4 571 (47.90%) AWS
5 454 (38.09%) Docker
6 425 (35.65%) Kubernetes
7 399 (33.47%) Software Engineering
8 389 (32.63%) TypeScript
9 355 (29.78%) Finance
10 348 (29.19%) Java
11 325 (27.27%) Terraform
12 321 (26.93%) Azure
13 317 (26.59%) Web Services
14 302 (25.34%) CSS
15 284 (23.83%) Python
16 273 (22.90%) HTML
17 270 (22.65%) Front Office
18 268 (22.48%) Serverless
19 267 (22.40%) Asset Management
20 254 (21.31%) Investment Management
21 245 (20.55%) Git (software)
21 245 (20.55%) DevOps
22 224 (18.79%) Microservices
23 222 (18.62%) AWS Lambda
24 205 (17.20%) GraphQL
25 187 (15.69%) TDD
26 184 (15.44%) User Experience
27 181 (15.18%) Redux
28 179 (15.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
29 173 (14.51%) GCP

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 43 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (3.19%) Apache
3 36 (3.02%) nginx
4 33 (2.77%) Confluence
5 32 (2.68%) Apache Spark
6 20 (1.68%) CMS
7 13 (1.09%) Camunda
8 12 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 11 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.76%) WordPress
11 7 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.50%) Drupal
12 6 (0.50%) JBoss
12 6 (0.50%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.42%) Apache Airflow
13 5 (0.42%) Ethereum
14 4 (0.34%) Appian
Applications
1 7 (0.59%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.17%) Figma
2 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.084%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (0.76%) Shopify
2 5 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.34%) Magento
4 3 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.25%) Summit
5 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.084%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.084%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 571 (47.90%) AWS
2 321 (26.93%) Azure
3 268 (22.48%) Serverless
4 222 (18.62%) AWS Lambda
5 173 (14.51%) GCP
6 163 (13.67%) Amazon S3
7 157 (13.17%) Amazon SQS
8 147 (12.33%) AWS Step Functions
9 59 (4.95%) GitHub
10 46 (3.86%) npm
11 31 (2.60%) SaaS
12 29 (2.43%) Heroku
13 28 (2.35%) PaaS
14 23 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
15 22 (1.85%) IaaS
16 20 (1.68%) Amazon ECS
17 14 (1.17%) Amazon EKS
17 14 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
18 13 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
19 12 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.51%) HTTP
2 8 (0.67%) SSL
3 7 (0.59%) DNS
4 6 (0.50%) Firewall
4 6 (0.50%) Skype
4 6 (0.50%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.42%) PBX
6 4 (0.34%) Internet
6 4 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.25%) IPFS
7 3 (0.25%) Network Security
7 3 (0.25%) VPN
7 3 (0.25%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.17%) LAN
8 2 (0.17%) WAN
9 1 (0.084%) AMQP
9 1 (0.084%) DVB
9 1 (0.084%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.084%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (15.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 162 (13.59%) Amazon RDS
3 87 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
4 81 (6.80%) MongoDB
5 70 (5.87%) NoSQL
6 49 (4.11%) MySQL
7 39 (3.27%) Redis
8 37 (3.10%) SQL Server
9 27 (2.27%) Apache Ignite
10 22 (1.85%) BigQuery
11 21 (1.76%) Relational Database
12 16 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
13 13 (1.09%) Big Data
13 13 (1.09%) Blockchain
13 13 (1.09%) Cosmos DB
13 13 (1.09%) Neo4j
14 10 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.67%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.50%) Bigtable
16 6 (0.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 245 (20.55%) Git (software)
2 142 (11.91%) Jenkins
3 123 (10.32%) webpack
4 56 (4.70%) JIRA
5 53 (4.45%) Mocha
6 50 (4.19%) gulp
7 46 (3.86%) CircleCI
8 40 (3.36%) Cypress.io
9 39 (3.27%) Maven
10 38 (3.19%) Jasmine
11 37 (3.10%) SonarQube
12 33 (2.77%) Gradle
13 29 (2.43%) TeamCity
14 27 (2.27%) JUnit
15 25 (2.10%) Selenium
16 24 (2.01%) Cucumber
16 24 (2.01%) GitLab
17 18 (1.51%) Grunt
18 17 (1.43%) Bitbucket
19 15 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 355 (29.78%) Finance
2 270 (22.65%) Front Office
3 55 (4.61%) Banking
4 39 (3.27%) Retail
5 33 (2.77%) Public Sector
6 27 (2.27%) Marketing
7 21 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 11 (0.92%) Investment Banking
8 11 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.76%) Games
10 7 (0.59%) Advertising
10 7 (0.59%) Electronics
10 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.59%) Law
11 6 (0.50%) Publishing
12 4 (0.34%) Automotive
13 3 (0.25%) Back Office
13 3 (0.25%) French Language
13 3 (0.25%) German Language
13 3 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 859 (72.06%) Developer
2 374 (31.38%) React Developer
3 225 (18.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 222 (18.62%) Node.js Developer
5 183 (15.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 166 (13.93%) AWS Developer
7 101 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 84 (7.05%) Software Engineer
9 80 (6.71%) Senior Developer
10 78 (6.54%) UI Developer
11 72 (6.04%) UI Engineer
12 69 (5.79%) UX Developer
13 67 (5.62%) Designer
13 67 (5.62%) UI Designer
13 67 (5.62%) UX Engineer
14 65 (5.45%) UI/UX Designer
14 65 (5.45%) UI/UX Developer
14 65 (5.45%) UX Designer
15 61 (5.12%) Java Developer
16 43 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 684 (57.38%) React
2 317 (26.59%) Web Services
3 302 (25.34%) CSS
4 273 (22.90%) HTML
5 205 (17.20%) GraphQL
6 181 (15.18%) Redux
7 169 (14.18%) AngularJS
8 132 (11.07%) REST
9 101 (8.47%) RESTful
10 98 (8.22%) HTML5
11 93 (7.80%) Jest
12 86 (7.21%) Express
13 71 (5.96%) .NET
14 69 (5.79%) Spring
15 66 (5.54%) Sass
16 63 (5.29%) jQuery
17 56 (4.70%) CSS3
18 53 (4.45%) Spring Boot
19 47 (3.94%) Vue.js
20 46 (3.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 184 (15.44%) User Experience
2 67 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (4.28%) Derivative
3 51 (4.28%) Fixed Income
4 50 (4.19%) Equities
5 39 (3.27%) Cloud Native
6 34 (2.85%) Mobile App
7 31 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (1.93%) Public Cloud
9 22 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 22 (1.85%) Hedge funds
10 20 (1.68%) Algorithms
11 18 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.17%) Credit Risk
13 12 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
14 9 (0.76%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (0.59%) Media Streaming
15 7 (0.59%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.53%) Linux
2 35 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 28 (2.35%) Android
4 17 (1.43%) Unix
5 14 (1.17%) Windows
6 9 (0.76%) CentOS
7 5 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.42%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.25%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.17%) Tizen
10 2 (0.17%) VMS
10 2 (0.17%) webOS
11 1 (0.084%) Solaris
11 1 (0.084%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (33.47%) Software Engineering
3 267 (22.40%) Asset Management
4 254 (21.31%) Investment Management
5 245 (20.55%) DevOps
6 224 (18.79%) Microservices
7 187 (15.69%) TDD
8 141 (11.83%) Test Automation
9 126 (10.57%) Front End Development
10 98 (8.22%) Scrum
11 88 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
11 88 (7.38%) Open Source
12 87 (7.30%) Wireframes
13 81 (6.80%) Release Management
14 79 (6.63%) BDD
15 78 (6.54%) Portfolio Management
15 78 (6.54%) Unit Testing
16 68 (5.70%) Web Development
17 66 (5.54%) Problem-Solving
18 65 (5.45%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 868 (72.82%) JavaScript
2 389 (32.63%) TypeScript
3 348 (29.19%) Java
4 284 (23.83%) Python
5 162 (13.59%) SQL
6 121 (10.15%) Kotlin
7 113 (9.48%) ES6
8 89 (7.47%) C#
9 60 (5.03%) Go
10 43 (3.61%) Ruby
11 42 (3.52%) Scala
12 39 (3.27%) Java 8
13 34 (2.85%) C++
14 25 (2.10%) PHP
15 20 (1.68%) Groovy
16 19 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 18 (1.51%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.92%) Rust
19 7 (0.59%) ES7
20 6 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (7.21%) Security Cleared
2 83 (6.96%) Degree
3 72 (6.04%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.17%) AWS Certification
5 7 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.59%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.084%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.084%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.084%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.084%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.084%) PhD
7 1 (0.084%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.084%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.61%) QA
2 8 (0.67%) WCAG
3 4 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.084%) MiFID
4 1 (0.084%) SLA
4 1 (0.084%) WAI
System Software
1 454 (38.09%) Docker
2 19 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.25%) Samba
6 1 (0.084%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 425 (35.65%) Kubernetes
2 325 (27.27%) Terraform
3 54 (4.53%) Ansible
4 28 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (2.35%) Puppet
5 21 (1.76%) Grafana
6 16 (1.34%) Istio
7 13 (1.09%) Argo
8 10 (0.84%) Graphite
9 9 (0.76%) Prometheus
10 7 (0.59%) Kibana
10 7 (0.59%) Salt
11 4 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.25%) Nagios
13 2 (0.17%) Consul
13 2 (0.17%) Graylog
13 2 (0.17%) Packer
13 2 (0.17%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.084%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (0.084%) Kustomize
Vendors
1 59 (4.95%) Google
2 32 (2.68%) Oracle
3 29 (2.43%) Microsoft
4 27 (2.27%) Bloomberg
5 19 (1.59%) Splunk
6 14 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (0.92%) Adobe
8 10 (0.84%) Apple
9 9 (0.76%) New Relic
9 9 (0.76%) SAP
9 9 (0.76%) VMware
10 8 (0.67%) IBM
11 7 (0.59%) hybris
11 7 (0.59%) ServiceNow
12 6 (0.50%) Confluent
12 6 (0.50%) Dell
12 6 (0.50%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.50%) Optimizely
13 5 (0.42%) Dynatrace
13 5 (0.42%) MEDITECH