Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 October 2017 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - +58 -
Contract jobs citing Node.js 32 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.08% - 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.02% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 2
Merseyside median daily rate £398 - £450
North West median daily rate £400 £423 £388
% change year-on-year -5.33% +9.03% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 188 190 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 35.74% 29.14% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 124 78
Merseyside median daily rate £381 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £296 £291 £261
90th Percentile £488 £521 £491
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in Merseyside

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Merseyside

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Merseyside

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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
Liverpool - 30 £398 - 3
Node.js
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) Mocha
3 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (40.63%) Scrum
5 13 (40.63%) Selenium
5 13 (40.63%) Redis
5 13 (40.63%) React
5 13 (40.63%) Nunjucks
6 12 (37.50%) Express
7 11 (34.38%) Ansible
7 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (31.25%) CSS
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) SAML
8 10 (31.25%) ES6
9 9 (28.13%) Front End Development
9 9 (28.13%) gulp
9 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
9 9 (28.13%) JSON
10 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) SOA
10 8 (25.00%) JMeter
10 8 (25.00%) Linux
11 7 (21.88%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (21.88%) ECMAScript
11 7 (21.88%) Python
11 7 (21.88%) Open Source
11 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
1 1 (3.13%) nginx
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (9.38%) Serverless
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) Redis
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Mocha
2 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 13 (40.63%) Selenium
4 9 (28.13%) gulp
5 8 (25.00%) JMeter
6 7 (21.88%) SonarQube
7 6 (18.75%) ERwin
8 4 (12.50%) Grunt
9 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
9 1 (3.13%) JIRA
9 1 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (3.13%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (28.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Coach
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Scrum Master
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Scrum Master
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Nunjucks
1 13 (40.63%) React
2 12 (37.50%) Express
3 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) SAML
4 9 (28.13%) JSON
5 7 (21.88%) Jest
5 7 (21.88%) Redux
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE
7 4 (12.50%) RESTful
8 3 (9.38%) Chai
8 3 (9.38%) CSS3
8 3 (9.38%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) Regular Expression
9 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.25%) bluebird
9 2 (6.25%) JSON Schema
9 2 (6.25%) lodash
9 2 (6.25%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) iPad
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Scrum
3 9 (28.13%) Front End Development
4 8 (25.00%) SOA
5 7 (21.88%) Component Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.88%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 1 (3.13%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) ES6
4 7 (21.88%) ECMAScript
4 7 (21.88%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) Groovy
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) OCPJP
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe