Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 50 65
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 +13
Contract jobs citing Node.js 2,510 2,190 1,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.40% 4.61% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.77% 12.49% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,968 1,804 1,356
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £400 £405 £363
90th Percentile £675 £634 £610
England median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.16 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.89% -40.96% +92.75%
10th Percentile £35.35 £26.08 £42.50
90th Percentile £57.43 £28.24 £65.00
England median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +7.56% -6.52% +108.00%

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 18,226 17,537 15,557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.21% 36.93% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,780 13,435 11,581
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £374 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £480 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +2.13% +10.59% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 100 74
London median hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £42.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -31.16% +17.83%
10th Percentile £24.11 £19.00 £19.23
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.83 £57.32
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 15 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor 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 15 December 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 +11 564 £525 +5.00% 205
East London -3 87 £525 +14.13% 48
West London -20 86 £500 -0.50% 108
South London -22 35 £500 +8.11% 17
North London -5 3 £450 +12.50% 3
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 1,719 (68.49%) JavaScript
2 1,293 (51.51%) Agile Software Development
3 1,036 (41.27%) React
4 866 (34.50%) CSS
5 853 (33.98%) HTML
6 804 (32.03%) TDD
7 796 (31.71%) AngularJS
8 735 (29.28%) Java
9 642 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
10 617 (24.58%) Docker
11 596 (23.75%) Git (software)
12 582 (23.19%) Microservices
13 522 (20.80%) DevOps
14 515 (20.52%) HTML5
15 482 (19.20%) Redux
16 469 (18.69%) BDD
17 462 (18.41%) Finance
18 452 (18.01%) Front End Development
19 408 (16.25%) ES6
20 400 (15.94%) REST
21 385 (15.34%) CSS3
22 369 (14.70%) Banking
23 366 (14.58%) Jenkins
24 358 (14.26%) Python
25 348 (13.86%) Express
26 346 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
27 339 (13.51%) Test Automation
28 337 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
29 332 (13.23%) RESTful
30 320 (12.75%) Scrum

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
1 124 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
2 99 (3.94%) Confluence
3 45 (1.79%) CMS
4 27 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 24 (0.96%) Apache
6 15 (0.60%) IIS
7 14 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 14 (0.56%) Gunicorn
8 13 (0.52%) IBM Domino
9 11 (0.44%) nginx
10 10 (0.40%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.36%) SharePoint
12 8 (0.32%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.28%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.28%) Drupal
14 6 (0.24%) Ethereum
15 5 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 5 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.20%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.16%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 19 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.64%) Chatbot
4 11 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.12%) InVision
6 2 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.080%) GIMP
7 1 (0.040%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 3 (0.12%) ION MarketView
1 3 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.080%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.080%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.040%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.040%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.040%) Magento
3 1 (0.040%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.040%) Ripple
3 1 (0.040%) Ripple XRP
3 1 (0.040%) Shopify
3 1 (0.040%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 642 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
2 337 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 242 (9.64%) Serverless
4 188 (7.49%) AWS Lambda
5 149 (5.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 123 (4.90%) npm
7 101 (4.02%) GitHub
8 58 (2.31%) SaaS
9 56 (2.23%) PaaS
10 49 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
11 47 (1.87%) Amazon S3
12 43 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
13 36 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
14 35 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 33 (1.31%) Amazon Kinesis
16 28 (1.12%) Heroku
17 26 (1.04%) Apigee
18 25 (1.00%) OpenShift
19 23 (0.92%) Azure Functions
20 21 (0.84%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.11%) HTTP
2 24 (0.96%) AMQP
3 23 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.76%) DNS
5 14 (0.56%) Firewall
6 11 (0.44%) Internet
7 10 (0.40%) VPN
8 8 (0.32%) ICMP
8 8 (0.32%) Intranet
9 6 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.24%) SSL
10 4 (0.16%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.080%) RTMP
11 2 (0.080%) Skype
12 1 (0.040%) FTP
12 1 (0.040%) HbbTV
12 1 (0.040%) MPLS
12 1 (0.040%) Network Security
12 1 (0.040%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.040%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (12.31%) MongoDB
2 271 (10.80%) NoSQL
3 227 (9.04%) PostgreSQL
4 201 (8.01%) MySQL
5 170 (6.77%) Relational Database
6 107 (4.26%) SQL Server
7 74 (2.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 73 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 58 (2.31%) Redis
10 54 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 39 (1.55%) Big Data
12 35 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 32 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
14 30 (1.20%) Couchbase
15 24 (0.96%) Blockchain
16 19 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
17 16 (0.64%) CouchDB
18 15 (0.60%) Hadoop
18 15 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (0.48%) HBase
Development Applications
1 596 (23.75%) Git (software)
2 366 (14.58%) Jenkins
3 221 (8.80%) Mocha
4 220 (8.76%) webpack
5 202 (8.05%) JIRA
6 172 (6.85%) Selenium
7 151 (6.02%) gulp
8 120 (4.78%) Jasmine
9 113 (4.50%) Cucumber
10 81 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
11 80 (3.19%) Babel
12 74 (2.95%) Maven
13 71 (2.83%) Grunt
14 64 (2.55%) Protractor
15 55 (2.19%) CircleCI
16 50 (1.99%) Gatling
17 48 (1.91%) WebDriver
18 40 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
19 39 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 38 (1.51%) Subversion
General
1 462 (18.41%) Finance
2 369 (14.70%) Banking
3 167 (6.65%) Retail
4 80 (3.19%) Front Office
5 70 (2.79%) Investment Banking
6 38 (1.51%) Marketing
7 35 (1.39%) Publishing
8 33 (1.31%) Games
9 32 (1.27%) Advertising
10 27 (1.08%) Telecoms
11 25 (1.00%) Law
12 16 (0.64%) Legal
13 8 (0.32%) Billing
14 6 (0.24%) Digital Economy
15 5 (0.20%) Automotive
15 5 (0.20%) Back Office
15 5 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.16%) Electronics
17 3 (0.12%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,911 (76.14%) Developer
2 546 (21.75%) Node.js Developer
3 484 (19.28%) React Developer
4 466 (18.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 394 (15.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 369 (14.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 294 (11.71%) Senior Developer
8 213 (8.49%) Angular Developer
9 202 (8.05%) Java Developer
10 127 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
11 103 (4.10%) Software Engineer
12 87 (3.47%) AWS Developer
13 86 (3.43%) Backend Developer
14 82 (3.27%) Senior React Developer
15 77 (3.07%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 74 (2.95%) Architect
17 70 (2.79%) JavaScript Engineer
18 62 (2.47%) Web Developer
19 59 (2.35%) .NET Developer
20 58 (2.31%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,036 (41.27%) React
2 866 (34.50%) CSS
3 853 (33.98%) HTML
4 796 (31.71%) AngularJS
5 515 (20.52%) HTML5
6 482 (19.20%) Redux
7 400 (15.94%) REST
8 385 (15.34%) CSS3
9 348 (13.86%) Express
10 332 (13.23%) RESTful
11 264 (10.52%) Sass
12 223 (8.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 222 (8.84%) Spring
14 217 (8.65%) Web Services
15 206 (8.21%) JSON
16 199 (7.93%) .NET
17 190 (7.57%) jQuery
18 179 (7.13%) GraphQL
19 165 (6.57%) Chai
20 158 (6.29%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 258 (10.28%) User Experience
2 176 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
3 147 (5.86%) Mobile App
4 77 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 70 (2.79%) Fintech
6 47 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (1.83%) Data Structures
8 40 (1.59%) Algorithms
9 38 (1.51%) Public Cloud
10 32 (1.27%) Video on Demand
11 30 (1.20%) Video\Live Streaming
12 29 (1.16%) Hedge funds
12 29 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
13 26 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 25 (1.00%) Fixed Income
15 24 (0.96%) Cloud Native
16 23 (0.92%) Fat Client
16 23 (0.92%) Thin Client
17 21 (0.84%) iPad
18 20 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 186 (7.41%) Linux
2 86 (3.43%) Android
3 79 (3.15%) Apple iOS
4 77 (3.07%) Unix
5 50 (1.99%) Windows
6 21 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.60%) VMS
8 14 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.16%) CentOS
13 3 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.12%) zOS
14 2 (0.080%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.040%) Debian
15 1 (0.040%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,293 (51.51%) Agile Software Development
2 804 (32.03%) TDD
3 582 (23.19%) Microservices
4 522 (20.80%) DevOps
5 469 (18.69%) BDD
6 452 (18.01%) Front End Development
7 346 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
8 339 (13.51%) Test Automation
9 320 (12.75%) Scrum
10 302 (12.03%) Software Engineering
11 216 (8.61%) Unit Testing
12 212 (8.45%) Open Source
13 206 (8.21%) E-Commerce
14 177 (7.05%) Pair Programming
15 165 (6.57%) MVC
16 163 (6.49%) OO
17 162 (6.45%) Web Development
18 142 (5.66%) SOA
19 118 (4.70%) Mentoring
20 117 (4.66%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,719 (68.49%) JavaScript
2 735 (29.28%) Java
3 408 (16.25%) ES6
4 358 (14.26%) Python
5 257 (10.24%) TypeScript
6 236 (9.40%) SQL
7 174 (6.93%) C#
8 170 (6.77%) Java 8
9 155 (6.18%) Go
10 113 (4.50%) PHP
11 95 (3.78%) Scala
12 82 (3.27%) Bash Shell
13 72 (2.87%) Ruby
14 48 (1.91%) ES7
15 45 (1.79%) C++
16 32 (1.27%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.04%) PL/SQL
18 25 (1.00%) Perl
19 22 (0.88%) Groovy
19 22 (0.88%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 116 (4.62%) Degree
2 87 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 64 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
6 19 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.32%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.24%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.16%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.12%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.040%) CCNA
11 1 (0.040%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.040%) CISSP
11 1 (0.040%) GIAC
11 1 (0.040%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.040%) MCSE
11 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.040%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.040%) SANS
11 1 (0.040%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (5.38%) QA
2 6 (0.24%) GDPR
2 6 (0.24%) PSD2
3 4 (0.16%) WCAG
4 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.040%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 617 (24.58%) Docker
2 8 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.16%) Varnish
5 3 (0.12%) HDFS
6 1 (0.040%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.040%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 251 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 195 (7.77%) Ansible
3 173 (6.89%) Terraform
4 91 (3.63%) Puppet
5 69 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
6 29 (1.16%) Grafana
7 24 (0.96%) Consul
8 15 (0.60%) Kibana
9 11 (0.44%) Graphite
9 11 (0.44%) logstash
10 10 (0.40%) Packer
11 8 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.28%) Mesos
12 7 (0.28%) Salt
13 6 (0.24%) Prometheus
13 6 (0.24%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.20%) Nagios
14 5 (0.20%) systemd
15 4 (0.16%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 169 (6.73%) Google
2 110 (4.38%) Microsoft
3 94 (3.75%) Oracle
4 51 (2.03%) IBM
5 37 (1.47%) Splunk
6 33 (1.31%) Atlassian
7 28 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.04%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 23 (0.92%) Apiary
10 13 (0.52%) MuleSoft
10 13 (0.52%) Sybase
11 12 (0.48%) SaltStack
12 11 (0.44%) Adobe
13 10 (0.40%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.32%) Facebook
14 8 (0.32%) SAP
15 7 (0.28%) New Relic
15 7 (0.28%) Twitter
16 6 (0.24%) Perfecto Mobile
16 6 (0.24%) Veracode