Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 97 145
Rank change year-on-year +53 +48 +22
Contract jobs citing Node.js 248 122 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.55% 1.99% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.93% 6.64% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 90 55
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £300
90th Percentile £550 £477 £600
England median daily rate £490 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £23.87
% change year-on-year -2.17% +92.75% -60.23%

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 1,780 1,837 2,144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.69% 29.98% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,227 1,269 1,350
North West median daily rate £390 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £266
90th Percentile £545 £525 £530
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 78
North West median hourly rate £38.13 £38.50 £33.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.97% +13.84% +12.73%
10th Percentile £18.08 £16.40 £16.93
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.32 £42.88
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Manchester +32 135 £425 - 83
Merseyside +39 41 £375 -25.00% 11
Lancashire +40 34 £420 +66.34% 15
Cheshire +18 31 £450 +7.14% 24
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 182 (73.39%) JavaScript
2 132 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (48.39%) CSS
4 119 (47.98%) Java
5 106 (42.74%) HTML
6 88 (35.48%) TDD
7 86 (34.68%) Git (software)
8 67 (27.02%) HTML5
8 67 (27.02%) React
9 64 (25.81%) Front End Development
9 64 (25.81%) Test Automation
10 63 (25.40%) Software Engineering
10 63 (25.40%) Scrum
11 60 (24.19%) Jenkins
12 56 (22.58%) CSS3
13 55 (22.18%) BDD
14 51 (20.56%) NoSQL
15 48 (19.35%) AngularJS
16 47 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
17 44 (17.74%) Open Source
17 44 (17.74%) JSON
18 43 (17.34%) Sass
18 43 (17.34%) REST
18 43 (17.34%) JIRA
18 43 (17.34%) MySQL
18 43 (17.34%) Linux
19 42 (16.94%) MongoDB
20 41 (16.53%) SQL
21 40 (16.13%) Microservices
22 39 (15.73%) C#

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 26 (10.48%) Confluence
2 7 (2.82%) nginx
2 7 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.42%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.42%) Mongoose
4 5 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.81%) Apache
5 2 (0.81%) CMS
5 2 (0.81%) IIS
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.40%) Drupal
6 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.82%) Magento
2 5 (2.02%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (10.08%) Slack
3 24 (9.68%) npm
4 20 (8.06%) AWS Lambda
5 18 (7.26%) Serverless
6 13 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (3.63%) GitHub
8 8 (3.23%) PaaS
9 5 (2.02%) SaaS
10 4 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.81%) Route 53
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.24%) SMS
2 9 (3.63%) Firewall
2 9 (3.63%) Intranet
2 9 (3.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (3.23%) FTP
4 3 (1.21%) HTTP
4 3 (1.21%) Internet
5 2 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.56%) NoSQL
2 43 (17.34%) MySQL
3 42 (16.94%) MongoDB
4 31 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (8.47%) Redis
6 14 (5.65%) SQL Server
7 10 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.23%) Big Data
9 6 (2.42%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.61%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.21%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.40%) HBase
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 86 (34.68%) Git (software)
2 60 (24.19%) Jenkins
3 43 (17.34%) JIRA
4 27 (10.89%) Grunt
4 27 (10.89%) Mocha
5 26 (10.48%) Cucumber
6 23 (9.27%) Selenium
7 21 (8.47%) gulp
8 16 (6.45%) SonarQube
9 15 (6.05%) Jasmine
10 10 (4.03%) JUnit
11 9 (3.63%) JMeter
12 6 (2.42%) GitLab
12 6 (2.42%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (2.02%) Artifactory
14 4 (1.61%) Bower
14 4 (1.61%) Hudson
15 3 (1.21%) Vagrant
16 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (6.85%) Finance
2 7 (2.82%) Banking
3 5 (2.02%) Retail
4 4 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.21%) Games
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 175 (70.56%) Developer
2 60 (24.19%) JavaScript Developer
3 51 (20.56%) Java Developer
4 44 (17.74%) Node.js Developer
5 42 (16.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 27 (10.89%) Software Engineer
7 21 (8.47%) React Developer
8 18 (7.26%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (6.45%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.24%) Java Engineer
10 13 (5.24%) JavaScript Engineer
10 13 (5.24%) UI Developer
11 12 (4.84%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (4.84%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
13 10 (4.03%) Architect
14 9 (3.63%) Analyst
14 9 (3.63%) DevOps Engineer
15 8 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
16 7 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (48.39%) CSS
2 106 (42.74%) HTML
3 67 (27.02%) HTML5
3 67 (27.02%) React
4 56 (22.58%) CSS3
5 48 (19.35%) AngularJS
6 44 (17.74%) JSON
7 43 (17.34%) REST
7 43 (17.34%) Sass
8 34 (13.71%) Express
9 26 (10.48%) .NET
9 26 (10.48%) Nunjucks
10 24 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (8.06%) Redux
11 20 (8.06%) RESTful
12 19 (7.66%) Ajax
13 17 (6.85%) Web Services
14 11 (4.44%) SAML
15 10 (4.03%) jQuery
15 10 (4.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.44%) User Experience
3 10 (4.03%) CESG
4 9 (3.63%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.42%) Cyberattack
5 6 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.02%) Interactive TV
6 5 (2.02%) iPad
6 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.61%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.21%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.21%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.81%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.40%) BBC
10 1 (0.40%) MHEG
10 1 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.34%) Linux
2 23 (9.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.02%) Android
3 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.02%) Unix
4 2 (0.81%) Windows
5 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (35.48%) TDD
3 64 (25.81%) Front End Development
3 64 (25.81%) Test Automation
4 63 (25.40%) Scrum
4 63 (25.40%) Software Engineering
5 55 (22.18%) BDD
6 44 (17.74%) Open Source
7 40 (16.13%) Microservices
8 37 (14.92%) Mentoring
9 34 (13.71%) DevOps
10 31 (12.50%) Kanban
11 29 (11.69%) SFIA
12 28 (11.29%) SDLC
13 26 (10.48%) Coaching
14 22 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (8.47%) E-Commerce
16 20 (8.06%) Unit Testing
16 20 (8.06%) Web Development
17 17 (6.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 182 (73.39%) JavaScript
2 119 (47.98%) Java
3 41 (16.53%) SQL
4 39 (15.73%) C#
5 28 (11.29%) Python
6 20 (8.06%) ES6
6 20 (8.06%) Ruby
7 15 (6.05%) PHP
8 12 (4.84%) C++
9 10 (4.03%) COBOL
10 8 (3.23%) Groovy
11 7 (2.82%) Go
12 6 (2.42%) Scala
13 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.02%) VB
14 4 (1.61%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.61%) VBA
15 2 (0.81%) GraphQL
15 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.23%) CISSP
4 7 (2.82%) GCED
4 7 (2.82%) GCFA
4 7 (2.82%) GCIA
4 7 (2.82%) GCIH
4 7 (2.82%) GIAC
4 7 (2.82%) GREM
4 7 (2.82%) GSEC
5 5 (2.02%) Degree
6 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.81%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.40%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.40%) CISMP
7 1 (0.40%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.63%) CESG Infosec
1 9 (3.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 9 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.02%) SLA
3 3 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 19 (7.66%) Docker
2 5 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (7.66%) Ansible
2 10 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.63%) IBM BigFix
3 9 (3.63%) Puppet
4 8 (3.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 6 (2.42%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (7.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.03%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.23%) Perforce
4 7 (2.82%) Google
5 6 (2.42%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.02%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.02%) Zend
7 2 (0.81%) Adobe
7 2 (0.81%) Apple
7 2 (0.81%) Kony
7 2 (0.81%) Pega
7 2 (0.81%) Twitter
8 1 (0.40%) Capita
8 1 (0.40%) OpenTV
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore