The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 22 June 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +23 +5  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 17 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.91% 1.25% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.60% 5.53% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 0
Median daily rate £525 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 125 199 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.40% 22.59% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 132 129
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.48% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Node.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in Reading

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Node.js in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Reading

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in Reading over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 9 (50.00%) JSON
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) HTTP
5 7 (38.89%) User Stories
5 7 (38.89%) DevOps
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) HTML5
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (27.78%) RESTful
7 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
7 5 (27.78%) REST
7 5 (27.78%) CSS3
7 5 (27.78%) Redis
7 5 (27.78%) Kafka
7 5 (27.78%) Docker
7 5 (27.78%) Angular 2
7 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
8 4 (22.22%) Grunt
8 4 (22.22%) OAuth2
8 4 (22.22%) Apigee
8 4 (22.22%) gulp
8 4 (22.22%) API Development
8 4 (22.22%) Front End Development

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (22.22%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 5 (27.78%) Redis
3 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Grunt
2 4 (22.22%) gulp
3 1 (5.56%) WebStorm
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) Angular 2
3 5 (27.78%) CSS3
3 5 (27.78%) HTML5
3 5 (27.78%) Kafka
3 5 (27.78%) REST
3 5 (27.78%) RESTful
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) OAuth
4 4 (22.22%) OAuth2
4 4 (22.22%) SAML
4 4 (22.22%) Sass
4 4 (22.22%) SOAP
4 4 (22.22%) XHTML
4 4 (22.22%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) User Stories
3 5 (27.78%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) API Development
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
3 4 (22.22%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Apigee
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft