Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 83 146
Rank change year-on-year +38 +63 -17
Contract jobs citing Node.js 274 125 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.75% 2.28% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.90% 7.18% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 90 57
North West median daily rate £425 £411 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.34% -0.30% -10.81%
10th Percentile £333 £299 £312
90th Percentile £550 £488 £688
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £31.38
% change year-on-year - +43.43% +14.63%

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 1,971 1,740 2,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.15% 31.69% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,348 1,174 1,344
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £513
England median daily rate £475 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +7.34% +4.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 77
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +64.44%
10th Percentile £12.83 £15.08 £16.66
90th Percentile £42.70 £51.50 £47.33
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +0.61% +5.16% +10.16%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +11 134 £425 +9.68% 103
Lancashire +46 66 £425 +74.36% 6
Cheshire +16 50 £475 +13.10% 23
Merseyside +19 21 £352 -20.00% 4
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 202 (73.72%) JavaScript
2 149 (54.38%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (50.73%) Java
4 119 (43.43%) CSS
5 112 (40.88%) HTML
6 83 (30.29%) React
7 78 (28.47%) Git (software)
8 72 (26.28%) TDD
9 71 (25.91%) HTML5
10 66 (24.09%) Front End Development
11 62 (22.63%) CSS3
11 62 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
12 60 (21.90%) AngularJS
13 56 (20.44%) Jenkins
13 56 (20.44%) Scrum
14 54 (19.71%) SQL
14 54 (19.71%) BDD
15 46 (16.79%) Microservices
16 44 (16.06%) DevOps
16 44 (16.06%) Software Engineering
17 42 (15.33%) Open Source
18 41 (14.96%) NoSQL
18 41 (14.96%) Test Automation
19 38 (13.87%) C#
19 38 (13.87%) Sass
20 37 (13.50%) REST
21 36 (13.14%) Linux
22 35 (12.77%) MySQL
23 34 (12.41%) Web Services
23 34 (12.41%) JIRA

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 16 (5.84%) Confluence
2 8 (2.92%) Mongoose
3 7 (2.55%) IIS
3 7 (2.55%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.46%) Amazon Alexa
5 4 (1.46%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.46%) nginx
5 4 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.73%) Apache
6 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.73%) JBoss
6 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.36%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.36%) Jetty
7 1 (0.36%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.19%) Magento
2 4 (1.46%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.30%) AWS Lambda
4 19 (6.93%) Serverless
5 15 (5.47%) npm
5 15 (5.47%) Slack
6 13 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (3.28%) GitHub
8 8 (2.92%) PaaS
9 5 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.82%) SaaS
9 5 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (1.46%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.73%) AtomSphere
12 2 (0.73%) Boomi
12 2 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.28%) Firewall
1 9 (3.28%) Intranet
1 9 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (2.92%) FTP
2 8 (2.92%) SMS
3 5 (1.82%) HTTP
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
5 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.96%) NoSQL
2 35 (12.77%) MySQL
3 30 (10.95%) MongoDB
4 24 (8.76%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (4.01%) SQL Server
7 10 (3.65%) Redis
8 8 (2.92%) Big Data
9 6 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.46%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.09%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.73%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.73%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.73%) HBase
14 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 78 (28.47%) Git (software)
2 56 (20.44%) Jenkins
3 34 (12.41%) JIRA
4 23 (8.39%) Selenium
5 21 (7.66%) JUnit
6 19 (6.93%) Cucumber
6 19 (6.93%) Grunt
7 18 (6.57%) Mocha
8 17 (6.20%) Jasmine
9 14 (5.11%) gulp
9 14 (5.11%) SonarQube
10 9 (3.28%) Maven
11 8 (2.92%) GitLab
11 8 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.19%) Artifactory
12 6 (2.19%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (2.19%) Mockito
13 4 (1.46%) Subversion
13 4 (1.46%) Vagrant
13 4 (1.46%) webpack
General
1 6 (2.19%) Games
2 5 (1.82%) Banking
3 4 (1.46%) Finance
4 3 (1.09%) Marketing
4 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.73%) Publishing
5 2 (0.73%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 186 (67.88%) Developer
2 54 (19.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 46 (16.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 42 (15.33%) Java Developer
4 42 (15.33%) Node.js Developer
5 26 (9.49%) Full Stack Developer
5 26 (9.49%) React Developer
5 26 (9.49%) Software Engineer
6 24 (8.76%) Architect
7 22 (8.03%) Java Engineer
8 20 (7.30%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (4.01%) UI Developer
10 9 (3.28%) Analyst
10 9 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (2.92%) Applications Architect
11 8 (2.92%) Consultant
11 8 (2.92%) Security Architect
12 7 (2.55%) Security Analyst
12 7 (2.55%) Security Operations Analyst
12 7 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (43.43%) CSS
2 112 (40.88%) HTML
3 83 (30.29%) React
4 71 (25.91%) HTML5
5 62 (22.63%) CSS3
6 60 (21.90%) AngularJS
7 38 (13.87%) Sass
8 37 (13.50%) REST
9 34 (12.41%) Redux
9 34 (12.41%) Web Services
10 33 (12.04%) JSON
11 29 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (9.85%) .NET
13 26 (9.49%) Express
14 23 (8.39%) Nunjucks
15 22 (8.03%) RESTful
16 21 (7.66%) Ajax
17 16 (5.84%) Spring
18 14 (5.11%) Gherkin
18 14 (5.11%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.20%) CESG
3 13 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (4.38%) User Experience
5 9 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.55%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.19%) Cyberattack
8 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.46%) iPad
9 4 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.09%) Kindle
11 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.36%) BBC
12 1 (0.36%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.36%) Digital Signage
12 1 (0.36%) NHS
12 1 (0.36%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.14%) Linux
2 17 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (4.38%) Android
3 12 (4.38%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.92%) Unix
5 4 (1.46%) Windows
6 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.73%) CentOS
7 2 (0.73%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (54.38%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (26.28%) TDD
3 66 (24.09%) Front End Development
4 56 (20.44%) Scrum
5 54 (19.71%) BDD
6 46 (16.79%) Microservices
7 44 (16.06%) DevOps
7 44 (16.06%) Software Engineering
8 42 (15.33%) Open Source
9 41 (14.96%) Test Automation
10 28 (10.22%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.39%) Kanban
12 21 (7.66%) Web Development
13 20 (7.30%) MVC
13 20 (7.30%) SFIA
14 18 (6.57%) OO
15 17 (6.20%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (6.20%) Information Security
16 16 (5.84%) Coaching
16 16 (5.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 202 (73.72%) JavaScript
2 139 (50.73%) Java
3 54 (19.71%) SQL
4 38 (13.87%) C#
5 31 (11.31%) Python
6 29 (10.58%) PHP
7 28 (10.22%) ES6
8 25 (9.12%) Ruby
9 22 (8.03%) Java 8
10 17 (6.20%) COBOL
11 11 (4.01%) Scala
12 10 (3.65%) Groovy
13 9 (3.28%) C++
14 8 (2.92%) Bash Shell
15 7 (2.55%) Go
15 7 (2.55%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.82%) VB
16 5 (1.82%) VBA
17 3 (1.09%) Perl
17 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.92%) CESG Certified Professional
3 8 (2.92%) CISSP
3 8 (2.92%) IISP
4 7 (2.55%) GCED
4 7 (2.55%) GCFA
4 7 (2.55%) GCIA
4 7 (2.55%) GCIH
4 7 (2.55%) GIAC
4 7 (2.55%) GREM
4 7 (2.55%) GSEC
5 6 (2.19%) CISMP
6 2 (0.73%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.73%) Degree
7 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.28%) CESG Infosec
1 9 (3.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 9 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (3.28%) SLA
2 2 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 26 (9.49%) Docker
2 6 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (7.66%) Ansible
2 15 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.74%) Puppet
4 10 (3.65%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.28%) IBM BigFix
5 9 (3.28%) Terraform
6 2 (0.73%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.73%) Salt
7 1 (0.36%) Kibana
7 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.11%) Red Hat
3 9 (3.28%) Google
3 9 (3.28%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.19%) Perforce
5 5 (1.82%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.82%) Zend
6 2 (0.73%) Apple
6 2 (0.73%) Dell
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle
6 2 (0.73%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.73%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe
7 1 (0.36%) Capita
7 1 (0.36%) Elastic Path
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.36%) Splunk
7 1 (0.36%) Twitter