Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

npm
England > North East
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing npm 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
North East median daily rate £375 - -
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - -

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 174 304 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.31% 11.80% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 228 58
North East median daily rate £405 £370 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.46% -22.11% +66.67%
10th Percentile £238 £275 £313
90th Percentile £638 £532 £558
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 6
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £44.50 £16.08 £26.25
90th Percentile £45.50 £47.53 £35.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +8.20%

npm
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Tyne and Wear - 2 £375 -
npm
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing npm 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 North East region with a requirement for npm.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Browserify
1 2 (100.00%) webpack
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (100.00%) Task Automation

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
1 2 (100.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Browserify
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design
1 2 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker