Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 77 63
Rank change year-on-year -24 -14 +64
Contract jobs citing Node.js 199 487 614
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 2.05% 3.09% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 10.09% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 326 414
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £357 £375 £350
90th Percentile £551 £588 £600
England median daily rate £503 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +0.50% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 9
Median hourly rate £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.00% +11.11% -7.22%
10th Percentile £37.30 £26.65 £40.75
90th Percentile £55.70 £52.50 £52.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% -1.10%

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 2,258 4,827 4,991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.30% 30.66% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,403 3,154 3,127
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £310
90th Percentile £583 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 68 88
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30.00 £20.25 £9.84
90th Percentile £73.75 £55.75 £58.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +3.66% +1.23%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Node.js as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Node.js in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Node.js in the South East

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Node.js in the South East over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Node.js in the South East

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Node.js in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Node.js in the South East

Node.js
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Node.js in the South East over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 April 2020. 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 -3 103 £500 - 58
Berkshire 0 58 £500 +1.01% 26
Surrey +3 54 £438 -8.38% 26
Oxfordshire +5 23 £500 - 29
Buckinghamshire -10 22 £500 +2.56% 3
Hampshire -14 19 £488 +8.33% 25
East Sussex -3 10 £450 -5.26% 4
West Sussex +11 9 £450 -10.00% 5
Middlesex +15 1 - -
Kent +13 1 £320 -5.88% 3
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 122 (61.31%) JavaScript
2 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (39.70%) Java
4 64 (32.16%) DevOps
5 61 (30.65%) AWS
6 58 (29.15%) React
7 56 (28.14%) Scrum
8 51 (25.63%) HTML
9 50 (25.13%) MongoDB
10 49 (24.62%) Docker
11 48 (24.12%) Git (software)
12 45 (22.61%) SQL
13 44 (22.11%) CSS
13 44 (22.11%) Python
14 41 (20.60%) .NET
15 39 (19.60%) Web Services
15 39 (19.60%) AngularJS
16 38 (19.10%) MySQL
16 38 (19.10%) Serverless
17 37 (18.59%) TDD
18 36 (18.09%) PHP
18 36 (18.09%) Kubernetes
19 35 (17.59%) Jenkins
20 34 (17.09%) Test Automation
21 33 (16.58%) RESTful
21 33 (16.58%) Linux
22 31 (15.58%) Microservices
22 31 (15.58%) Azure
22 31 (15.58%) Software Engineering
23 30 (15.08%) Cucumber

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 16 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.03%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.52%) CMS
3 9 (4.52%) Drupal
4 7 (3.52%) Confluence
5 5 (2.51%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Fuse
6 4 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.01%) WordPress
7 3 (1.51%) Apache
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.01%) JBoss
8 2 (1.01%) Jetty
8 2 (1.01%) Jupyter
8 2 (1.01%) MODX
8 2 (1.01%) SAS
9 1 (0.50%) Kentico
9 1 (0.50%) nginx
9 1 (0.50%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Shopify
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Magento
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (30.65%) AWS
2 38 (19.10%) Serverless
3 31 (15.58%) Azure
4 28 (14.07%) SaaS
5 27 (13.57%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (8.54%) OpenShift
7 13 (6.53%) Amazon S3
8 11 (5.53%) npm
9 10 (5.03%) GitHub
10 9 (4.52%) Heroku
11 7 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (3.02%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (3.02%) Kong
12 6 (3.02%) PaaS
13 5 (2.51%) BlazeMeter
13 5 (2.51%) Google Analytics
13 5 (2.51%) Google Container Engine
14 4 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (2.01%) AWS Step Functions
14 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.52%) SSL
2 7 (3.52%) HTTP
2 7 (3.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.02%) AMQP
3 6 (3.02%) Internet
4 4 (2.01%) Wireless
5 3 (1.51%) LAN
6 2 (1.01%) DHCP
6 2 (1.01%) Firewall
6 2 (1.01%) Network Security
6 2 (1.01%) WAN
7 1 (0.50%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.13%) MongoDB
2 38 (19.10%) MySQL
3 21 (10.55%) NoSQL
4 16 (8.04%) SQL Server
5 13 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.53%) Redis
7 10 (5.03%) Big Data
8 8 (4.02%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (3.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.51%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (2.01%) DB2
11 4 (2.01%) DB2 UDB
12 3 (1.51%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.51%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 48 (24.12%) Git (software)
2 35 (17.59%) Jenkins
3 30 (15.08%) Cucumber
4 29 (14.57%) Selenium
5 20 (10.05%) JUnit
6 12 (6.03%) JIRA
6 12 (6.03%) Maven
7 9 (4.52%) Mocha
8 8 (4.02%) gulp
9 7 (3.52%) webpack
10 6 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.02%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.02%) Grunt
10 6 (3.02%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.51%) Ant
11 5 (2.51%) Bitbucket
11 5 (2.51%) Gatling
11 5 (2.51%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.01%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (10.55%) Finance
2 11 (5.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.02%) Banking
4 5 (2.51%) Law
5 3 (1.51%) Automotive
5 3 (1.51%) Marketing
6 2 (1.01%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.01%) Publishing
6 2 (1.01%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 140 (70.35%) Developer
2 33 (16.58%) Full Stack Developer
3 29 (14.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (11.56%) Node.js Developer
5 21 (10.55%) Software Developer
6 14 (7.04%) React Developer
7 13 (6.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (6.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (5.53%) Architect
9 10 (5.03%) Lead Developer
9 10 (5.03%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.02%) AWS Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Python Developer
11 7 (3.52%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.52%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.02%) Analyst
12 6 (3.02%) Consultant
13 5 (2.51%) .NET Developer
13 5 (2.51%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (29.15%) React
2 51 (25.63%) HTML
3 44 (22.11%) CSS
4 41 (20.60%) .NET
5 39 (19.60%) AngularJS
5 39 (19.60%) Web Services
6 33 (16.58%) RESTful
7 30 (15.08%) REST
8 28 (14.07%) HTML5
9 21 (10.55%) CSS3
10 18 (9.05%) GraphQL
11 17 (8.54%) Vue.js
12 16 (8.04%) Express
13 14 (7.04%) SOAP
13 14 (7.04%) Spring
14 13 (6.53%) Sass
15 12 (6.03%) JSON
15 12 (6.03%) Middleware
15 12 (6.03%) Redux
15 12 (6.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.53%) User Experience
3 7 (3.52%) Clustering
4 6 (3.02%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.51%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.01%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.51%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.51%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.51%) PKI
8 2 (1.01%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.01%) iPhone
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.50%) Life Science
9 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.58%) Linux
2 13 (6.53%) Windows
3 9 (4.52%) Unix
4 6 (3.02%) Android
5 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (32.16%) DevOps
3 56 (28.14%) Scrum
4 37 (18.59%) TDD
5 34 (17.09%) Test Automation
6 31 (15.58%) Microservices
6 31 (15.58%) Software Engineering
7 25 (12.56%) BDD
8 23 (11.56%) Web Development
9 21 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (10.55%) Unit Testing
10 19 (9.55%) Load Testing
11 17 (8.54%) Front End Development
12 16 (8.04%) Data Integration
12 16 (8.04%) Kanban
12 16 (8.04%) Open Source
13 13 (6.53%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (6.53%) SDLC
14 12 (6.03%) Analytics
14 12 (6.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 122 (61.31%) JavaScript
2 79 (39.70%) Java
3 45 (22.61%) SQL
4 44 (22.11%) Python
5 36 (18.09%) PHP
6 25 (12.56%) C#
7 20 (10.05%) Ruby
7 20 (10.05%) TypeScript
8 13 (6.53%) PowerShell
9 11 (5.53%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.52%) ES6
10 9 (4.52%) Go
10 9 (4.52%) Scala
11 7 (3.52%) C
11 7 (3.52%) C++
12 6 (3.02%) Korn
13 5 (2.51%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.51%) Java 8
13 5 (2.51%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (3.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.51%) Degree
3 4 (2.01%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.51%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.51%) SANS
5 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.01%) ISEB
5 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.54%) QA
2 7 (3.52%) WCAG
3 3 (1.51%) SEPA
4 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.01%) GDPR
System Software
1 49 (24.62%) Docker
2 6 (3.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.01%) RACF
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.01%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 36 (18.09%) Kubernetes
2 23 (11.56%) Ansible
3 22 (11.06%) Terraform
4 9 (4.52%) Kibana
5 7 (3.52%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (3.52%) Grafana
6 6 (3.02%) Puppet
7 3 (1.51%) Consul
7 3 (1.51%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (1.51%) Foglight
7 3 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.51%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.51%) Packer
8 2 (1.01%) OpenNebula
8 2 (1.01%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 19 (9.55%) AppDynamics
2 11 (5.53%) Oracle
3 10 (5.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.52%) Google
4 7 (3.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.01%) SAP
5 4 (2.01%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.01%) Splunk
5 4 (2.01%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.51%) Databricks
6 3 (1.51%) hybris
6 3 (1.51%) Imperva
6 3 (1.51%) PayPal
6 3 (1.51%) Sybase
7 2 (1.01%) Apple
7 2 (1.01%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.01%) Cognos
7 2 (1.01%) Talend
7 2 (1.01%) TIBCO