Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 82 132
Rank change year-on-year +39 +50 +10
Contract jobs citing Node.js 272 142 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.39% 2.49% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.51% 7.80% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 94 69
North West median daily rate £430 £404 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.50% -2.12% +1.23%
10th Percentile £331 £302 £318
90th Percentile £553 £518 £655
England median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +140.75%

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 2,175 1,821 2,005
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 35.13% 31.88% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,469 1,223 1,386
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.19% +1.40%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £263
90th Percentile £548 £500 £518
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 65 57
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £12.76 £24.15 £19.52
90th Percentile £51.40 £50.00 £47.33
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +8.67% +3.81%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -1 138 £425 +6.25% 76
Cheshire +38 69 £450 +16.13% 13
Lancashire +30 56 £444 -30.59% 8
Merseyside +7 9 £400 -5.60% 5
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 200 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 152 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (45.96%) Java
4 108 (39.71%) HTML
5 105 (38.60%) CSS
6 86 (31.62%) React
7 75 (27.57%) AngularJS
8 72 (26.47%) Git (software)
9 69 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
10 66 (24.26%) TDD
11 64 (23.53%) HTML5
12 54 (19.85%) Microservices
13 52 (19.12%) Scrum
14 51 (18.75%) Spring
14 51 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
15 48 (17.65%) Front End Development
16 47 (17.28%) CSS3
17 43 (15.81%) Jenkins
18 41 (15.07%) Software Engineering
19 38 (13.97%) SQL
19 38 (13.97%) DevOps
20 36 (13.24%) Web Services
21 35 (12.87%) BDD
22 32 (11.76%) Java 8
23 30 (11.03%) .NET
24 29 (10.66%) C#
24 29 (10.66%) Security Cleared
24 29 (10.66%) Docker
25 28 (10.29%) Redux
26 27 (9.93%) Express

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 14 (5.15%) Confluence
2 6 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (2.21%) Mongoose
3 5 (1.84%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.84%) IIS
4 4 (1.47%) Amazon Alexa
4 4 (1.47%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.10%) Apache
5 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.74%) nginx
6 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) Jetty
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Fireworks
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 69 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.78%) SaaS
4 11 (4.04%) GitHub
4 11 (4.04%) PaaS
5 10 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.68%) Serverless
6 9 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (3.31%) npm
7 8 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (2.94%) Slack
8 7 (2.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.47%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (1.10%) AtomSphere
11 3 (1.10%) Boomi
12 2 (0.74%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.31%) SMS
2 6 (2.21%) HTTP
3 5 (1.84%) Internet
4 3 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (0.37%) SSL
5 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.56%) MySQL
2 25 (9.19%) MongoDB
3 16 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 16 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.57%) Big Data
4 7 (2.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.84%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.84%) HBase
6 5 (1.84%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.47%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.74%) Redis
10 1 (0.37%) DB2
10 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.37%) Power BI
10 1 (0.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 72 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 43 (15.81%) Jenkins
3 26 (9.56%) JIRA
4 23 (8.46%) gulp
5 21 (7.72%) Maven
6 16 (5.88%) Grunt
6 16 (5.88%) JUnit
7 14 (5.15%) Selenium
8 12 (4.41%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (3.68%) Jasmine
11 9 (3.31%) Mocha
11 9 (3.31%) webpack
12 8 (2.94%) GitLab
13 6 (2.21%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.21%) Mockito
13 6 (2.21%) SonarQube
13 6 (2.21%) Subversion
13 6 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.84%) Artifactory
General
1 12 (4.41%) Finance
2 5 (1.84%) Retail
3 4 (1.47%) Interactive Media
4 3 (1.10%) Back Office
4 3 (1.10%) Banking
4 3 (1.10%) Games
4 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.10%) Publishing
5 1 (0.37%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.37%) Law
5 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.37%) Military
5 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 184 (67.65%) Developer
2 58 (21.32%) JavaScript Developer
3 36 (13.24%) Java Developer
4 35 (12.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 34 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
6 30 (11.03%) Software Engineer
7 27 (9.93%) React Developer
8 25 (9.19%) Java Engineer
9 23 (8.46%) Architect
10 22 (8.09%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (6.62%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (4.04%) UI Developer
13 10 (3.68%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.94%) Backend Developer
15 7 (2.57%) Agile Scrum Master
15 7 (2.57%) Cloud Developer
15 7 (2.57%) Consultant
15 7 (2.57%) Senior Java Engineer
15 7 (2.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (39.71%) HTML
2 105 (38.60%) CSS
3 86 (31.62%) React
4 75 (27.57%) AngularJS
5 64 (23.53%) HTML5
6 51 (18.75%) Spring
7 47 (17.28%) CSS3
8 36 (13.24%) Web Services
9 30 (11.03%) .NET
10 28 (10.29%) Redux
11 27 (9.93%) Express
11 27 (9.93%) RESTful
12 26 (9.56%) jQuery
13 21 (7.72%) REST
14 20 (7.35%) XML
15 19 (6.99%) JSON
15 19 (6.99%) Sass
16 17 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (5.88%) Ajax
17 16 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.99%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.41%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.68%) User Experience
4 9 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.57%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.57%) CESG
6 6 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.84%) iPad
8 4 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.10%) Kindle
9 3 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) BBC
11 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.37%) Fintech
11 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Linux
2 14 (5.15%) Unix
3 13 (4.78%) Android
4 10 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.10%) CentOS
6 3 (1.10%) Debian
6 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.10%) Windows
6 3 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (24.26%) TDD
3 54 (19.85%) Microservices
4 52 (19.12%) Scrum
5 48 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 41 (15.07%) Software Engineering
7 38 (13.97%) DevOps
8 35 (12.87%) BDD
9 23 (8.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 23 (8.46%) MVC
10 22 (8.09%) Open Source
11 19 (6.99%) Test Automation
12 17 (6.25%) Web Development
13 16 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (5.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (5.15%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.15%) OO
15 14 (5.15%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (4.41%) OOP
16 12 (4.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 200 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 125 (45.96%) Java
3 38 (13.97%) SQL
4 32 (11.76%) Java 8
5 29 (10.66%) C#
6 24 (8.82%) Python
7 21 (7.72%) Ruby
8 19 (6.99%) ES6
9 18 (6.62%) PHP
10 9 (3.31%) Groovy
11 8 (2.94%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.57%) COBOL
12 7 (2.57%) Scala
13 5 (1.84%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.84%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.47%) Perl
14 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.10%) Go
15 3 (1.10%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (10.66%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 7 (2.57%) IISP
3 5 (1.84%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.84%) CISMP
4 4 (1.47%) Degree
5 3 (1.10%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) CBAP
6 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.37%) GCP
System Software
1 29 (10.66%) Docker
2 3 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (8.46%) Ansible
2 13 (4.78%) Kubernetes
3 12 (4.41%) Puppet
4 11 (4.04%) Terraform
5 10 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.47%) Salt
7 2 (0.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.37%) Grafana
8 1 (0.37%) Graylog
8 1 (0.37%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.68%) Red Hat
3 9 (3.31%) Google
4 6 (2.21%) IBM
5 5 (1.84%) Blue Prism
5 5 (1.84%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.10%) Dell
6 3 (1.10%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.10%) VMware
7 2 (0.74%) Adobe
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle
7 2 (0.74%) Splunk
8 1 (0.37%) Capita
8 1 (0.37%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 1 (0.37%) Elastic Path
8 1 (0.37%) Sybase
8 1 (0.37%) Tableau