Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 56 124
Rank change year-on-year +2 +68 +20
Contract jobs citing Node.js 229 181 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.86% 3.20% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.34% 10.30% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 130 80
North West median daily rate £428 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £344
90th Percentile £575 £565 £476
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +103.48%

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 2,019 1,758 1,980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.00% 31.10% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,385 1,196 1,387
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £301 £300 £275
90th Percentile £550 £513 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 37
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -5.80%
10th Percentile £11.88 £20.00 £18.67
90th Percentile £64.00 £50.00 £44.15
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +0.68%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -3 135 £425 +6.25% 102
Cheshire +35 68 £450 +20.00% 21
Lancashire -17 17 £470 +10.59% 6
Merseyside -11 9 £400 +0.63% 4
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 146 (63.76%) JavaScript
2 131 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (50.66%) Java
4 83 (36.24%) HTML
5 80 (34.93%) CSS
6 75 (32.75%) React
7 66 (28.82%) Git (software)
8 63 (27.51%) AngularJS
9 60 (26.20%) Spring
10 59 (25.76%) TDD
11 56 (24.45%) Amazon AWS
12 52 (22.71%) DevOps
13 47 (20.52%) Microservices
13 47 (20.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 47 (20.52%) HTML5
14 45 (19.65%) Scrum
15 44 (19.21%) Docker
16 41 (17.90%) Jenkins
17 39 (17.03%) Java 8
17 39 (17.03%) BDD
18 38 (16.59%) Front End Development
19 36 (15.72%) Python
19 36 (15.72%) Software Engineering
20 35 (15.28%) .NET
21 33 (14.41%) RESTful
21 33 (14.41%) Test Automation
21 33 (14.41%) CSS3
22 30 (13.10%) MySQL
23 29 (12.66%) Ansible
24 28 (12.23%) Maven

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 11 (4.80%) Confluence
2 7 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.62%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.75%) Apache
4 4 (1.75%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.31%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.31%) nginx
5 3 (1.31%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.87%) JBoss
6 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Fireworks
1 4 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 56 (24.45%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (20.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.68%) SaaS
4 11 (4.80%) npm
4 11 (4.80%) PaaS
5 6 (2.62%) GitHub
5 6 (2.62%) Yarn
6 4 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.75%) Boomi
6 4 (1.75%) Slack
6 4 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.31%) AtomSphere
7 3 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.87%) Serverless
9 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.18%) Internet
2 3 (1.31%) SMS
3 2 (0.87%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) SSL
4 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.10%) MySQL
2 22 (9.61%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (8.30%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.06%) Big Data
5 7 (3.06%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.06%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.62%) Blockchain
6 6 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.18%) Apache Hive
7 5 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.75%) HBase
9 3 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.44%) Power BI
11 1 (0.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 66 (28.82%) Git (software)
2 41 (17.90%) Jenkins
3 28 (12.23%) Maven
4 27 (11.79%) JUnit
5 25 (10.92%) gulp
5 25 (10.92%) JIRA
6 22 (9.61%) Selenium
7 19 (8.30%) Grunt
8 14 (6.11%) Gradle
9 13 (5.68%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (5.24%) Cucumber
10 12 (5.24%) Gatling
10 12 (5.24%) GitLab
10 12 (5.24%) SonarQube
10 12 (5.24%) Spock
11 10 (4.37%) JMeter
12 7 (3.06%) Jasmine
12 7 (3.06%) JSUnit
12 7 (3.06%) webpack
13 6 (2.62%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (7.42%) Retail
2 14 (6.11%) Finance
3 8 (3.49%) Banking
4 4 (1.75%) Interactive Media
5 3 (1.31%) Back Office
5 3 (1.31%) Marketing
5 3 (1.31%) Publishing
6 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.87%) Front Office
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (65.50%) Developer
2 37 (16.16%) Java Developer
3 32 (13.97%) JavaScript Developer
4 31 (13.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 28 (12.23%) React Developer
6 27 (11.79%) Java Engineer
7 24 (10.48%) Software Engineer
8 23 (10.04%) Node.js Developer
9 20 (8.73%) DevOps Engineer
10 16 (6.99%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (6.55%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (4.80%) UI Developer
13 10 (4.37%) Architect
14 8 (3.49%) .NET Developer
14 8 (3.49%) Android Developer
14 8 (3.49%) Angular Developer
15 7 (3.06%) Agile Scrum Master
15 7 (3.06%) Scrum Master
15 7 (3.06%) Senior Java Engineer
15 7 (3.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (36.24%) HTML
2 80 (34.93%) CSS
3 75 (32.75%) React
4 63 (27.51%) AngularJS
5 60 (26.20%) Spring
6 47 (20.52%) HTML5
7 35 (15.28%) .NET
8 33 (14.41%) CSS3
8 33 (14.41%) RESTful
9 28 (12.23%) jQuery
10 27 (11.79%) Web Services
11 22 (9.61%) JSON
12 21 (9.17%) XML
13 20 (8.73%) Express
14 17 (7.42%) Hibernate
15 16 (6.99%) Ajax
15 16 (6.99%) Sass
16 15 (6.55%) Elastic Stack
16 15 (6.55%) Redux
16 15 (6.55%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.30%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.37%) Public Cloud
3 10 (4.37%) User Experience
4 6 (2.62%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.18%) iPad
6 4 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.31%) Fintech
7 3 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.87%) Equities
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.11%) Unix
2 13 (5.68%) Android
2 13 (5.68%) Linux
3 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.87%) CentOS
5 1 (0.44%) Debian
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Windows
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (25.76%) TDD
3 52 (22.71%) DevOps
4 47 (20.52%) Microservices
5 45 (19.65%) Scrum
6 39 (17.03%) BDD
7 38 (16.59%) Front End Development
8 36 (15.72%) Software Engineering
9 33 (14.41%) Test Automation
10 23 (10.04%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (9.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 21 (9.17%) Unit Testing
13 19 (8.30%) MVC
14 17 (7.42%) OO
15 15 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (6.11%) E-Commerce
16 14 (6.11%) OOP
17 13 (5.68%) Web Design
18 10 (4.37%) Continuous Delivery
18 10 (4.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 146 (63.76%) JavaScript
2 116 (50.66%) Java
3 39 (17.03%) Java 8
4 36 (15.72%) Python
5 24 (10.48%) C#
5 24 (10.48%) SQL
6 22 (9.61%) PHP
7 10 (4.37%) Ruby
8 7 (3.06%) ES6
8 7 (3.06%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.62%) Groovy
10 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.31%) Delphi
11 3 (1.31%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.31%) Perl
12 2 (0.87%) Go
12 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.87%) Tcl
13 1 (0.44%) C++
13 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.06%) Degree
3 5 (2.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.31%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 44 (19.21%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) HDFS
2 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (12.66%) Ansible
2 24 (10.48%) Terraform
3 10 (4.37%) Puppet
4 9 (3.93%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.31%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.31%) Salt
7 2 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.87%) Grafana
7 2 (0.87%) Graylog
Vendors
1 17 (7.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.93%) Google
3 6 (2.62%) IBM
4 5 (2.18%) Adobe
4 5 (2.18%) Blue Prism
4 5 (2.18%) Oracle
5 4 (1.75%) Black Duck
5 4 (1.75%) Dell
5 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.87%) Sybase
6 2 (0.87%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.44%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.44%) OpenText
7 1 (0.44%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.44%) Splunk
7 1 (0.44%) Tableau
7 1 (0.44%) VMware