Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 June 2019 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 59 87
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28 +102
Contract jobs citing Node.js 440 621 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.99% 3.74% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.39% 12.15% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 401 239
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +9.68%
10th Percentile £364 £350 £325
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £500 £500 £459
% change year-on-year - +8.99% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 3
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £47.50 £23.18 £41.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.75 £48.95
England median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% +12.90% -3.13%

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 South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,234 5,112 4,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.77% 30.82% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,707 3,242 2,603
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £331 £312 £290
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 75
South East median hourly rate £48.95 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £20.12 £8.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £56.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.27 £41.25
% change year-on-year +4.11% +2.46% +8.55%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Node.js as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in the South East

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in the South East

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in the South East over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in the South East

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Node.js in the South East

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Thames Valley -32 182 £453 -4.74% 27
Hampshire +45 104 £450 +5.88% 13
Surrey -1 102 £506 +6.58% 15
Berkshire -23 99 £458 +14.38% 12
Buckinghamshire -19 44 £400 -10.61% 5
Oxfordshire -16 39 £475 -5.00% 10
West Sussex +5 21 £475 -4.90% 5
East Sussex -5 21 £413 -8.33% 2
Kent -2 7 £343 -20.35% 7
Middlesex +3 1 £425 -5.56% 1
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 293 (66.59%) JavaScript
2 254 (57.73%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (43.18%) AngularJS
4 186 (42.27%) CSS
5 179 (40.68%) Git (software)
6 164 (37.27%) HTML
7 148 (33.64%) Java
8 138 (31.36%) React
9 119 (27.05%) DevOps
10 107 (24.32%) TDD
11 94 (21.36%) SQL
11 94 (21.36%) HTML5
12 90 (20.45%) Docker
13 88 (20.00%) Sass
14 86 (19.55%) JIRA
15 81 (18.41%) .NET
16 80 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
17 78 (17.73%) REST
18 76 (17.27%) Front End Development
19 73 (16.59%) Scrum
20 72 (16.36%) Test Automation
21 70 (15.91%) C#
22 68 (15.45%) Python
23 67 (15.23%) CSS3
24 65 (14.77%) User Experience
25 62 (14.09%) Microsoft Azure
26 60 (13.64%) TypeScript
26 60 (13.64%) Linux
26 60 (13.64%) Redux
27 57 (12.95%) Selenium

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (6.14%) Confluence
2 23 (5.23%) CMS
3 17 (3.86%) JBoss
4 15 (3.41%) Apache
4 15 (3.41%) Drupal
5 14 (3.18%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.82%) WordPress
8 7 (1.59%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.36%) nginx
10 5 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.14%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.68%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.68%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.45%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.36%) Adobe XD
2 6 (1.36%) InVision
3 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (14.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (7.05%) Serverless
4 30 (6.82%) AWS Lambda
5 25 (5.68%) OpenShift
6 24 (5.45%) npm
7 19 (4.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (4.32%) PaaS
8 17 (3.86%) GitHub
9 12 (2.73%) BrowserStack
10 11 (2.50%) Amazon Kinesis
10 11 (2.50%) Heroku
10 11 (2.50%) SaaS
11 10 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (1.82%) IaaS
12 8 (1.82%) Lucidchart
13 7 (1.59%) Amazon S3
13 7 (1.59%) Yarn
14 6 (1.36%) Google Analytics
15 5 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.27%) SSL
2 9 (2.05%) HTTP
2 9 (2.05%) MQTT
3 6 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.14%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.91%) SNMP
5 4 (0.91%) SSH
6 2 (0.45%) Internet
6 2 (0.45%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.23%) BGP
7 1 (0.23%) DSL
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) NAS
7 1 (0.23%) VLAN
7 1 (0.23%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.68%) NoSQL
1 47 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 31 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (6.14%) MySQL
5 15 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.50%) Redis
7 10 (2.27%) RethinkDB
8 9 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.59%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.36%) Amazon Athena
10 6 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.14%) DB2
11 5 (1.14%) DB2 UDB
12 4 (0.91%) Big Data
13 3 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.68%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.68%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 179 (40.68%) Git (software)
2 86 (19.55%) JIRA
3 57 (12.95%) Selenium
4 54 (12.27%) Jenkins
5 46 (10.45%) Cucumber
6 42 (9.55%) webpack
7 39 (8.86%) Protractor
8 35 (7.95%) JUnit
9 31 (7.05%) Jasmine
10 29 (6.59%) gulp
11 26 (5.91%) Grunt
12 25 (5.68%) Visual Studio Team System
13 24 (5.45%) Visual Studio
14 23 (5.23%) Karma Test Runner
15 22 (5.00%) Bitbucket
16 19 (4.32%) Maven
17 17 (3.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 15 (3.41%) GitLab
19 13 (2.95%) Subversion
20 12 (2.73%) Eclipse
General
1 53 (12.05%) Finance
2 14 (3.18%) Banking
3 13 (2.95%) Retail
4 12 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.36%) Law
7 3 (0.68%) Automotive
7 3 (0.68%) Back Office
7 3 (0.68%) Billing
7 3 (0.68%) Legal
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 348 (79.09%) Developer
2 87 (19.77%) Full Stack Developer
3 65 (14.77%) JavaScript Developer
4 56 (12.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 54 (12.27%) Java Developer
6 53 (12.05%) Node.js Developer
7 50 (11.36%) Angular Developer
7 50 (11.36%) React Developer
8 31 (7.05%) Senior Developer
9 25 (5.68%) .NET Developer
10 17 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (3.86%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (3.86%) Software Engineer
11 16 (3.64%) AWS Developer
12 14 (3.18%) Consultant
13 13 (2.95%) Web Developer
14 12 (2.73%) Platform Engineer
15 11 (2.50%) Backend Developer
15 11 (2.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 11 (2.50%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (43.18%) AngularJS
2 186 (42.27%) CSS
3 164 (37.27%) HTML
4 138 (31.36%) React
5 94 (21.36%) HTML5
6 88 (20.00%) Sass
7 81 (18.41%) .NET
8 78 (17.73%) REST
9 67 (15.23%) CSS3
10 60 (13.64%) Redux
11 52 (11.82%) Spring
12 45 (10.23%) Web Services
13 39 (8.86%) SOAP
13 39 (8.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 38 (8.64%) jQuery
15 33 (7.50%) .NET Framework
16 31 (7.05%) RESTful
17 30 (6.82%) Angular 2
18 29 (6.59%) ASP.NET
19 28 (6.36%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 65 (14.77%) User Experience
2 28 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.18%) Public Cloud
5 12 (2.73%) Cloud Native
6 11 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.36%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.14%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.45%) EPoS
14 2 (0.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 60 (13.64%) Linux
2 32 (7.27%) Windows
3 24 (5.45%) Unix
4 15 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.05%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.59%) Android
8 5 (1.14%) VMS
9 2 (0.45%) CentOS
9 2 (0.45%) Gentoo
9 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (57.73%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (27.05%) DevOps
3 107 (24.32%) TDD
4 76 (17.27%) Front End Development
5 73 (16.59%) Scrum
6 72 (16.36%) Test Automation
7 54 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (12.05%) BDD
9 50 (11.36%) Web Development
10 48 (10.91%) Microservices
11 44 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 37 (8.41%) OO
13 36 (8.18%) Continuous Delivery
14 30 (6.82%) OOP
15 26 (5.91%) Unit Testing
16 24 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (5.23%) MVC
18 21 (4.77%) Mentoring
18 21 (4.77%) Open Source
19 20 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 293 (66.59%) JavaScript
2 148 (33.64%) Java
3 94 (21.36%) SQL
4 70 (15.91%) C#
5 68 (15.45%) Python
6 60 (13.64%) TypeScript
7 48 (10.91%) ES6
8 44 (10.00%) PHP
9 32 (7.27%) Java 8
10 23 (5.23%) Ruby
11 20 (4.55%) Bash Shell
12 17 (3.86%) Perl
13 15 (3.41%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.50%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.82%) Go
16 7 (1.59%) C++
16 7 (1.59%) Groovy
17 6 (1.36%) C
17 6 (1.36%) Haskell
17 6 (1.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (4.09%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.27%) Degree
4 6 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.68%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.73%) QA
2 7 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 90 (20.45%) Docker
2 10 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.14%) RACF
4 3 (0.68%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.23%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.23%) KVM
5 1 (0.23%) NFS
5 1 (0.23%) Postfix
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (8.18%) Ansible
2 21 (4.77%) Kubernetes
3 19 (4.32%) Terraform
4 18 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.73%) Puppet
6 8 (1.82%) Kibana
7 6 (1.36%) Grafana
8 5 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.68%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.23%) Graphite
11 1 (0.23%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 31 (7.05%) Atlassian
2 29 (6.59%) Oracle
3 17 (3.86%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 12 (2.73%) Google
4 12 (2.73%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.73%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.27%) Zend
6 9 (2.05%) Adobe
7 8 (1.82%) Dynatrace
7 8 (1.82%) Remedy
8 6 (1.36%) IBM
9 5 (1.14%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.14%) Splunk
10 4 (0.91%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.68%) webMethods
12 2 (0.45%) CyberArk
12 2 (0.45%) Dell
12 2 (0.45%) SAP
12 2 (0.45%) Xamarin