Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 52 72
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 +67
Contract jobs citing Node.js 2,441 1,899 1,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.29% 4.50% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.98% 12.49% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,889 1,512 1,221
London median daily rate £525 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £413 £369 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £600
England median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 0
London median hourly rate £46.25 £28.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.28% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +140.75%

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 17,457 15,199 14,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.85% 36.01% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,289 11,292 11,244
London median daily rate £513 £490 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.59% +5.95% +2.78%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 98 55
London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.26% +29.17% -
10th Percentile £20.03 £18.40 £19.00
90th Percentile £71.19 £53.94 £56.50
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +8.67% +3.45%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +8 531 £525 +5.00% 151
South London +37 120 £475 +18.75% 7
West London -1 82 £525 +14.13% 101
East London -10 50 £525 +13.21% 37
North London +2 2 £450 +12.50% 5
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1,720 (70.46%) JavaScript
2 1,245 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1,029 (42.15%) React
4 921 (37.73%) CSS
5 870 (35.64%) HTML
6 796 (32.61%) TDD
7 788 (32.28%) AngularJS
8 758 (31.05%) Java
9 678 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
10 583 (23.88%) Git (software)
11 557 (22.82%) HTML5
12 505 (20.69%) Docker
13 504 (20.65%) DevOps
14 455 (18.64%) Redux
15 439 (17.98%) ES6
16 432 (17.70%) Front End Development
17 427 (17.49%) CSS3
18 426 (17.45%) Microservices
19 406 (16.63%) BDD
20 399 (16.35%) Finance
21 393 (16.10%) Python
22 392 (16.06%) Banking
23 376 (15.40%) Scrum
24 367 (15.03%) Jenkins
25 333 (13.64%) REST
26 327 (13.40%) RESTful
27 324 (13.27%) Sass
28 321 (13.15%) Linux
29 276 (11.31%) Test Automation
30 269 (11.02%) Continuous Integration

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
1 134 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
2 101 (4.14%) Confluence
3 47 (1.93%) Cloud Foundry
4 37 (1.52%) nginx
4 37 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 32 (1.31%) Apache Spark
6 23 (0.94%) CMS
7 21 (0.86%) JBoss
8 19 (0.78%) OpenStack
9 17 (0.70%) Apache
9 17 (0.70%) Gunicorn
10 11 (0.45%) IBM Domino
11 10 (0.41%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.37%) IIS
13 8 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.29%) Alfresco
14 7 (0.29%) Ethereum
14 7 (0.29%) Mongoose
14 7 (0.29%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.20%) Hubot
Applications
1 22 (0.90%) Photoshop
2 16 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.37%) Chatbot
5 8 (0.33%) GIMP
6 4 (0.16%) InVision
6 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.041%) HipChat
8 1 (0.041%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 31 (1.27%) ION MarketView
2 18 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.082%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.082%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.041%) Magento
6 1 (0.041%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.041%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 678 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 268 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 191 (7.82%) npm
4 177 (7.25%) Serverless
5 136 (5.57%) GitHub
6 119 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
7 92 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 75 (3.07%) Amazon S3
9 69 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
10 55 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 49 (2.01%) Route 53
12 48 (1.97%) SaaS
13 47 (1.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 47 (1.93%) Heroku
14 46 (1.88%) PaaS
15 39 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 33 (1.35%) CloudFront
17 30 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
18 22 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
19 19 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.28%) HTTP
2 19 (0.78%) AMQP
2 19 (0.78%) Internet
3 14 (0.57%) SSL
4 10 (0.41%) DNS
4 10 (0.41%) Intranet
4 10 (0.41%) SMS
5 9 (0.37%) Ethernet
5 9 (0.37%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.33%) RTMP
7 7 (0.29%) Firewall
7 7 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.29%) MPLS
7 7 (0.29%) Network Security
8 6 (0.25%) SSH
8 6 (0.25%) WAN
9 5 (0.20%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.16%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.12%) 4G
11 3 (0.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (10.16%) PostgreSQL
2 222 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 205 (8.40%) NoSQL
4 159 (6.51%) MySQL
5 90 (3.69%) SQL Server
6 88 (3.61%) Redis
7 86 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 61 (2.50%) Blockchain
9 55 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 52 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 51 (2.09%) Big Data
12 45 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
13 42 (1.72%) Hadoop
14 40 (1.64%) Neo4j
15 34 (1.39%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.70%) HBase
17 14 (0.57%) Data Mining
18 10 (0.41%) CouchDB
18 10 (0.41%) MarkLogic
19 9 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 583 (23.88%) Git (software)
2 367 (15.03%) Jenkins
3 260 (10.65%) webpack
4 179 (7.33%) Mocha
5 171 (7.01%) JIRA
6 170 (6.96%) gulp
7 140 (5.74%) Jasmine
8 115 (4.71%) Karma Test Runner
9 112 (4.59%) Grunt
10 111 (4.55%) Babel
11 105 (4.30%) Selenium
12 102 (4.18%) Cucumber
13 97 (3.97%) Maven
14 58 (2.38%) TeamCity
15 57 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
16 52 (2.13%) SonarQube
17 51 (2.09%) Protractor
17 51 (2.09%) Subversion
18 42 (1.72%) WebDriver
19 40 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 399 (16.35%) Finance
2 392 (16.06%) Banking
3 122 (5.00%) Retail
4 91 (3.73%) Front Office
5 81 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 41 (1.68%) Marketing
7 33 (1.35%) Law
8 31 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.11%) Advertising
10 26 (1.07%) Games
11 25 (1.02%) Back Office
12 24 (0.98%) Publishing
13 19 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.45%) Legal
14 11 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.25%) Electronics
16 5 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
17 4 (0.16%) Manufacturing
18 3 (0.12%) Digital Economy
18 3 (0.12%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 1,853 (75.91%) Developer
2 524 (21.47%) JavaScript Developer
3 495 (20.28%) Node.js Developer
4 446 (18.27%) React Developer
5 342 (14.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 325 (13.31%) Senior Developer
7 321 (13.15%) Full Stack Developer
8 219 (8.97%) Java Developer
9 194 (7.95%) Angular Developer
10 163 (6.68%) DevOps Engineer
11 102 (4.18%) Architect
12 91 (3.73%) Web Developer
13 82 (3.36%) Senior React Developer
13 82 (3.36%) UI Developer
14 80 (3.28%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 68 (2.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 66 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
17 59 (2.42%) AWS Developer
17 59 (2.42%) Software Engineer
18 57 (2.34%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,029 (42.15%) React
2 921 (37.73%) CSS
3 870 (35.64%) HTML
4 788 (32.28%) AngularJS
5 557 (22.82%) HTML5
6 455 (18.64%) Redux
7 427 (17.49%) CSS3
8 333 (13.64%) REST
9 327 (13.40%) RESTful
10 324 (13.27%) Sass
11 258 (10.57%) Web Services
12 228 (9.34%) JSON
13 227 (9.30%) Spring
14 219 (8.97%) Express
15 208 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 203 (8.32%) jQuery
17 197 (8.07%) .NET
18 143 (5.86%) LESS
19 122 (5.00%) Angular 2
20 121 (4.96%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 265 (10.86%) User Experience
2 207 (8.48%) Greenfield Project
3 162 (6.64%) Mobile App
4 139 (5.69%) Fintech
5 59 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 48 (1.97%) Fixed Income
7 47 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (1.93%) iPad
8 39 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 34 (1.39%) Data Structures
10 33 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (1.19%) Algorithms
12 29 (1.19%) Video on Demand
13 28 (1.15%) Derivative
14 23 (0.94%) Cloud Native
14 23 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
15 20 (0.82%) Private Cloud
16 18 (0.74%) Public Cloud
17 17 (0.70%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 321 (13.15%) Linux
2 128 (5.24%) Unix
3 112 (4.59%) Android
4 100 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 53 (2.17%) Windows
6 23 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 18 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.57%) Windows Server
9 13 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.29%) CentOS
11 4 (0.16%) DC/OS
11 4 (0.16%) Debian
12 2 (0.082%) VMS
12 2 (0.082%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.082%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.041%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.041%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.041%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,245 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 796 (32.61%) TDD
3 504 (20.65%) DevOps
4 432 (17.70%) Front End Development
5 426 (17.45%) Microservices
6 406 (16.63%) BDD
7 376 (15.40%) Scrum
8 276 (11.31%) Test Automation
9 269 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
10 248 (10.16%) E-Commerce
11 242 (9.91%) Web Development
12 233 (9.55%) Open Source
13 188 (7.70%) Software Engineering
14 181 (7.41%) Unit Testing
15 161 (6.60%) MVC
15 161 (6.60%) OO
16 157 (6.43%) Pair Programming
17 150 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
18 125 (5.12%) Kanban
19 118 (4.83%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1,720 (70.46%) JavaScript
2 758 (31.05%) Java
3 439 (17.98%) ES6
4 393 (16.10%) Python
5 250 (10.24%) TypeScript
6 244 (10.00%) SQL
7 203 (8.32%) C#
8 150 (6.15%) Bash Shell
9 134 (5.49%) Java 8
10 124 (5.08%) Scala
11 115 (4.71%) Ruby
12 107 (4.38%) Go
13 78 (3.20%) PHP
14 73 (2.99%) ES7
15 64 (2.62%) Groovy
16 49 (2.01%) C++
17 35 (1.43%) PL/SQL
18 23 (0.94%) C
18 23 (0.94%) JSX
19 22 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 152 (6.23%) Security Cleared
2 132 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 83 (3.40%) Degree
4 36 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (0.90%) AWS Certification
6 15 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.25%) CCNA
8 6 (0.25%) CCNP
8 6 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.16%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (0.16%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.082%) CIPD
11 2 (0.082%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.041%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.041%) MCSD
12 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.041%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.041%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.52%) QA
2 37 (1.52%) GCP
3 10 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.20%) PMO
6 4 (0.16%) GDPR
7 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.12%) SLA
7 3 (0.12%) WCAG
8 1 (0.041%) MiFID
8 1 (0.041%) WAI
System Software
1 505 (20.69%) Docker
2 11 (0.45%) Varnish
3 9 (0.37%) HDFS
4 8 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.20%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.20%) etcd
6 3 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.082%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.082%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.041%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.041%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.041%) Xen
Systems Management
1 188 (7.70%) Terraform
2 185 (7.58%) Kubernetes
3 179 (7.33%) Ansible
4 126 (5.16%) Puppet
5 104 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
6 48 (1.97%) Consul
7 33 (1.35%) Salt
8 31 (1.27%) Mesos
9 24 (0.98%) Grafana
10 23 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
11 20 (0.82%) Kibana
12 17 (0.70%) Packer
13 15 (0.61%) Graphite
14 10 (0.41%) logstash
15 7 (0.29%) StackStorm
16 6 (0.25%) PingFederate
17 5 (0.20%) Prometheus
18 4 (0.16%) systemd
19 3 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
19 3 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 132 (5.41%) Google
2 80 (3.28%) Oracle
3 77 (3.15%) IBM
4 72 (2.95%) Microsoft
5 54 (2.21%) Atlassian
6 51 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
7 36 (1.47%) Splunk
8 31 (1.27%) ION Trading
9 29 (1.19%) Apigee
10 19 (0.78%) MuleSoft
11 17 (0.70%) TIBCO
12 16 (0.66%) Capita
13 15 (0.61%) Adobe
14 14 (0.57%) Sybase
15 13 (0.53%) Red Hat
16 11 (0.45%) Apiary
16 11 (0.45%) Bloomberg
16 11 (0.45%) Reuters
17 10 (0.41%) New Relic
18 9 (0.37%) SAP