Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 136 134
Rank change year-on-year +58 -2 +53
Contract jobs citing Node.js 138 104 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.43% 1.35% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.71% 5.23% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 69 72
North West median daily rate £409 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +1.23% +29.37%
10th Percentile £306 £318 £307
90th Percentile £523 £655 £699
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £22.06
% change year-on-year - +81.34% -87.40%

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1791 1989 1704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.59% 25.89% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1208 1374 1078
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £268
90th Percentile £500 £513 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 44
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +15.57%
10th Percentile £23.43 £19.52 £15.70
90th Percentile £49.63 £47.33 £46.06
England median hourly rate £40.75 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +8.67% +3.45% +3.57%

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 July 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 23 July 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 +30 98 £400 - 43
Merseyside - 22 £424 - 6
Cheshire +22 14 £404 -23.10% 15
Lancashire +7 4 £640 +42.22% 8
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 102 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 79 (57.25%) HTML
3 74 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (51.45%) CSS
5 60 (43.48%) TDD
6 47 (34.06%) HTML5
7 45 (32.61%) AngularJS
8 44 (31.88%) React
9 43 (31.16%) Scrum
10 40 (28.99%) Jenkins
11 37 (26.81%) Java
11 37 (26.81%) CSS3
11 37 (26.81%) Front End Development
12 32 (23.19%) Git (software)
12 32 (23.19%) Linux
13 28 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
13 28 (20.29%) gulp
14 26 (18.84%) Software Engineering
15 25 (18.12%) Mocha
15 25 (18.12%) Sass
16 24 (17.39%) Test Automation
17 23 (16.67%) Jasmine
17 23 (16.67%) User Experience
18 22 (15.94%) Grunt
18 22 (15.94%) REST
18 22 (15.94%) BDD
19 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (14.49%) DevOps
20 19 (13.77%) Responsive Web Design
20 19 (13.77%) MongoDB

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 8 (5.80%) WordPress
2 7 (5.07%) CMS
3 3 (2.17%) Drupal
3 3 (2.17%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.45%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.45%) nginx
5 1 (0.72%) Confluence
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (5.07%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (5.07%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.52%) GitHub
3 5 (3.62%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.17%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.17%) Route 53
5 3 (2.17%) SaaS
5 3 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 2 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.72%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.72%) PaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) HTTP
2 2 (1.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) MongoDB
1 19 (13.77%) MySQL
2 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.35%) Redis
7 5 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.90%) Couchbase
9 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 40 (28.99%) Jenkins
2 32 (23.19%) Git (software)
3 28 (20.29%) gulp
4 25 (18.12%) Mocha
5 23 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 22 (15.94%) Grunt
7 13 (9.42%) webpack
8 12 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
9 8 (5.80%) JIRA
10 7 (5.07%) Cucumber
10 7 (5.07%) JUnit
10 7 (5.07%) Sinon.JS
10 7 (5.07%) SonarQube
11 6 (4.35%) Babel
11 6 (4.35%) Hudson
11 6 (4.35%) Selenium
12 4 (2.90%) ERwin
12 4 (2.90%) JMeter
12 4 (2.90%) Subversion
13 3 (2.17%) JSUnit
General
1 11 (7.97%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Banking
3 2 (1.45%) Advertising
3 2 (1.45%) Games
3 2 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (74.64%) Developer
2 38 (27.54%) JavaScript Developer
3 36 (26.09%) Node.js Developer
4 30 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (7.25%) Software Engineer
6 8 (5.80%) HTML Developer
6 8 (5.80%) Java Developer
6 8 (5.80%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Angular Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.62%) Scrum Master
9 5 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.62%) UI Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.90%) .NET Developer
10 4 (2.90%) Email Developer
10 4 (2.90%) Java Engineer
10 4 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (57.25%) HTML
2 71 (51.45%) CSS
3 47 (34.06%) HTML5
4 45 (32.61%) AngularJS
5 44 (31.88%) React
6 37 (26.81%) CSS3
7 25 (18.12%) Sass
8 22 (15.94%) REST
9 19 (13.77%) Web Services
10 15 (10.87%) LESS
11 13 (9.42%) .NET
12 12 (8.70%) Express
12 12 (8.70%) jQuery
12 12 (8.70%) JSON
13 11 (7.97%) RESTful
14 10 (7.25%) Ajax
14 10 (7.25%) Apache Cordova
15 9 (6.52%) GStreamer
15 9 (6.52%) Ionic Framework
16 8 (5.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) User Experience
2 12 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.62%) Streaming Video
5 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.90%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.17%) Interactive TV
6 3 (2.17%) MHEG
6 3 (2.17%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.45%) IPTV
7 2 (1.45%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.72%) BBC
8 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.19%) Linux
2 8 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.62%) Unix
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) Debian
4 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.72%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (43.48%) TDD
3 43 (31.16%) Scrum
4 37 (26.81%) Front End Development
5 26 (18.84%) Software Engineering
6 24 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 22 (15.94%) BDD
8 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (14.49%) DevOps
9 19 (13.77%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (13.77%) Web Development
10 14 (10.14%) Kanban
10 14 (10.14%) Microservices
10 14 (10.14%) Open Source
11 13 (9.42%) Web Design
12 12 (8.70%) MVC
13 11 (7.97%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (7.97%) Mobile Application Development
13 11 (7.97%) Wireframes
14 10 (7.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 37 (26.81%) Java
3 18 (13.04%) Python
4 14 (10.14%) SQL
5 13 (9.42%) PHP
6 12 (8.70%) C#
7 9 (6.52%) ES6
7 9 (6.52%) Ruby
8 7 (5.07%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.35%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.62%) ECMAScript
11 4 (2.90%) C++
11 4 (2.90%) Groovy
12 3 (2.17%) Scala
13 2 (1.45%) R
14 1 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (5.07%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.90%) OCPJP
3 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.80%) Ansible
2 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.62%) Puppet
3 4 (2.90%) Terraform
4 3 (2.17%) Salt
5 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.72%) Mesos
5 1 (0.72%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (5.80%) Red Hat
2 7 (5.07%) Adobe
2 7 (5.07%) Pega
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.90%) PayPal
5 3 (2.17%) OpenTV
5 3 (2.17%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.45%) Apigee
6 2 (1.45%) Google
6 2 (1.45%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle
6 2 (1.45%) Perforce
7 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.72%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.72%) Tableau
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