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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.12% - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.18% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 129 76 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 38.86% 22.89% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 50 31
Median daily rate £388 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Node.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 15 £433 - 2
Node.js
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 12 (63.16%) React
4 9 (47.37%) Mocha
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
5 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) gulp
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) MySQL
8 5 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (26.32%) SOA
8 5 (26.32%) ECMAScript
8 5 (26.32%) DevOps
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (26.32%) ES6
8 5 (26.32%) SonarQube
8 5 (26.32%) Redux
8 5 (26.32%) Component Testing
9 4 (21.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (21.05%) OCPJP
9 4 (21.05%) Open Source
9 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (21.05%) J2EE
9 4 (21.05%) Python
9 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
9 4 (21.05%) Unix
9 4 (21.05%) Linux

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 2 (10.53%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Mocha
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 7 (36.84%) gulp
4 5 (26.32%) SonarQube
5 4 (21.05%) ERwin
6 3 (15.79%) JMeter
6 3 (15.79%) Selenium
7 2 (10.53%) Grunt
8 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
8 1 (5.26%) JIRA
8 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (5.26%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (5.26%) webpack
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Node.js Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum Master
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Coach
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Scrum Master
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) React
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) Redux
4 4 (21.05%) J2EE
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) Express
5 3 (15.79%) SAML
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) JSON
6 2 (10.53%) Sass
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (5.26%) Chai
7 1 (5.26%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) LESS
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) Component Testing
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (5.26%) Cross-Platform Development
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) ECMAScript
3 5 (26.32%) ES6
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) OCPJP
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe