Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 10 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.

Node.js (Node)
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 116 140
Rank change year-on-year +72 +24 +37
Contract jobs citing Node.js 214 109 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.80% 1.68% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.88% 5.78% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 86 59
North West median daily rate £415 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.54% +7.56% +1.27%
10th Percentile £338 £334 £345
90th Percentile £563 £475 £580
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £22.12
% change year-on-year -5.49% +105.74% -63.14%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1802 1887 2076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.98% 29.03% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1245 1321 1300
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +14.81%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £268
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £470 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +10.59% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 25 75
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +3.17% -6.44%
10th Percentile £18.85 £15.35 £16.16
90th Percentile £51.03 £44.35 £46.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Node.js as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in the North West

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in the North West

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in the North West over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in the North West

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 10 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
Manchester +33 119 £425 - 46
Merseyside +35 35 £360 -28.00% 4
Cheshire +22 30 £450 +7.14% 17
Lancashire +29 24 £420 -8.70% 10
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 162 (75.70%) JavaScript
2 104 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (45.79%) CSS
4 93 (43.46%) Java
5 86 (40.19%) TDD
6 85 (39.72%) HTML
7 73 (34.11%) Git (software)
8 64 (29.91%) Test Automation
9 62 (28.97%) React
10 61 (28.50%) HTML5
11 60 (28.04%) Software Engineering
12 56 (26.17%) Scrum
13 54 (25.23%) Jenkins
14 53 (24.77%) Front End Development
15 52 (24.30%) NoSQL
16 51 (23.83%) CSS3
17 45 (21.03%) BDD
18 44 (20.56%) MongoDB
19 41 (19.16%) Open Source
19 41 (19.16%) AngularJS
20 40 (18.69%) REST
20 40 (18.69%) Linux
21 39 (18.22%) Microservices
22 38 (17.76%) MySQL
23 37 (17.29%) Sass
24 36 (16.82%) SQL
25 35 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
25 35 (16.36%) JSON
25 35 (16.36%) JIRA
26 33 (15.42%) PostgreSQL

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 24 (11.21%) Confluence
2 7 (3.27%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.27%) nginx
3 5 (2.34%) CMS
4 4 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.87%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.40%) Drupal
5 3 (1.40%) Mongoose
5 3 (1.40%) WordPress
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (11.21%) npm
3 23 (10.75%) Slack
4 16 (7.48%) AWS Lambda
5 14 (6.54%) Serverless
6 11 (5.14%) GitHub
7 9 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (2.80%) PaaS
9 5 (2.34%) SaaS
10 4 (1.87%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.40%) Route 53
11 3 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.61%) SMS
2 3 (1.40%) Firewall
2 3 (1.40%) FTP
2 3 (1.40%) HTTP
2 3 (1.40%) Intranet
2 3 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.93%) DNS
3 2 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.30%) NoSQL
2 44 (20.56%) MongoDB
3 38 (17.76%) MySQL
4 33 (15.42%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (7.94%) Redis
6 14 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.74%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.27%) Big Data
9 4 (1.87%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.47%) HBase
11 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 73 (34.11%) Git (software)
2 54 (25.23%) Jenkins
3 35 (16.36%) JIRA
4 26 (12.15%) Mocha
5 25 (11.68%) Grunt
5 25 (11.68%) gulp
6 24 (11.21%) Cucumber
7 22 (10.28%) Jasmine
8 17 (7.94%) Selenium
9 14 (6.54%) JUnit
10 13 (6.07%) SonarQube
11 8 (3.74%) JMeter
11 8 (3.74%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (2.34%) GitLab
12 5 (2.34%) Hudson
13 4 (1.87%) SoapUI
14 3 (1.40%) Artifactory
14 3 (1.40%) Bower
14 3 (1.40%) Sinon.JS
14 3 (1.40%) webpack
General
1 22 (10.28%) Finance
2 4 (1.87%) Games
2 4 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (1.87%) Retail
3 3 (1.40%) Banking
3 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 150 (70.09%) Developer
2 56 (26.17%) JavaScript Developer
3 39 (18.22%) Java Developer
3 39 (18.22%) Node.js Developer
4 36 (16.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 28 (13.08%) Software Engineer
6 17 (7.94%) Software Developer
7 14 (6.54%) Java Engineer
7 14 (6.54%) JavaScript Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) UI Developer
9 12 (5.61%) Web Developer
10 11 (5.14%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (5.14%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (5.14%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.21%) HTML Developer
12 8 (3.74%) Angular Developer
13 7 (3.27%) Analyst
13 7 (3.27%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (45.79%) CSS
2 85 (39.72%) HTML
3 62 (28.97%) React
4 61 (28.50%) HTML5
5 51 (23.83%) CSS3
6 41 (19.16%) AngularJS
7 40 (18.69%) REST
8 37 (17.29%) Sass
9 35 (16.36%) JSON
10 30 (14.02%) Express
11 22 (10.28%) .NET
12 20 (9.35%) Nunjucks
13 18 (8.41%) RESTful
13 18 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (7.48%) Redux
15 13 (6.07%) Web Services
16 11 (5.14%) Ajax
17 10 (4.67%) Chai
17 10 (4.67%) jQuery
17 10 (4.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.14%) User Experience
3 9 (4.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.80%) Interactive TV
5 5 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.34%) Video on Demand
6 4 (1.87%) CESG
6 4 (1.87%) iPad
6 4 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.40%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (1.40%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.93%) MHEG
8 2 (0.93%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.47%) BBC
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.69%) Linux
2 27 (12.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.34%) Unix
4 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (40.19%) TDD
3 64 (29.91%) Test Automation
4 60 (28.04%) Software Engineering
5 56 (26.17%) Scrum
6 53 (24.77%) Front End Development
7 45 (21.03%) BDD
8 41 (19.16%) Open Source
9 39 (18.22%) Microservices
10 29 (13.55%) Kanban
10 29 (13.55%) Mentoring
11 26 (12.15%) Coaching
11 26 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (11.21%) SDLC
12 24 (11.21%) SFIA
13 20 (9.35%) User Stories
14 19 (8.88%) DevOps
14 19 (8.88%) Unit Testing
14 19 (8.88%) Web Development
15 18 (8.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 162 (75.70%) JavaScript
2 93 (43.46%) Java
3 36 (16.82%) SQL
4 26 (12.15%) C#
5 19 (8.88%) Python
6 17 (7.94%) ES6
7 12 (5.61%) Ruby
8 8 (3.74%) C++
9 6 (2.80%) PHP
10 5 (2.34%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.34%) VB
11 4 (1.87%) COBOL
11 4 (1.87%) Groovy
11 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.87%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.87%) VBA
12 3 (1.40%) Go
12 3 (1.40%) Scala
13 2 (0.93%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.93%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 13 (6.07%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.80%) Degree
4 3 (1.40%) CISSP
4 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.40%) GCED
4 3 (1.40%) GCFA
4 3 (1.40%) GCIA
4 3 (1.40%) GCIH
4 3 (1.40%) GIAC
4 3 (1.40%) GREM
4 3 (1.40%) GSEC
5 2 (0.93%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.47%) CISMP
6 1 (0.47%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.40%) CESG Infosec
1 3 (1.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.01%) Docker
2 4 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (7.01%) Ansible
2 7 (3.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 6 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.34%) Kubernetes
4 5 (2.34%) Puppet
5 3 (1.40%) IBM BigFix
6 2 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (7.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.54%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.74%) Perforce
4 7 (3.27%) Pega
5 5 (2.34%) Adobe
6 3 (1.40%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.40%) Google
7 2 (0.93%) Apple
7 2 (0.93%) Kony
7 2 (0.93%) OpenTV
8 1 (0.47%) Capita
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.47%) Tableau
8 1 (0.47%) Twitter