Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 72 85
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +67
Contract jobs citing Node.js 364 529 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.63% 3.21% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.66% 9.72% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 369 263
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £360 £348 £319
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 10
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% +12.50% -11.11%

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 3,768 5,445 4,475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.19% 33.06% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,305 3,557 2,778
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £556
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 85 87
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £17.29 £20.25 £15.99
90th Percentile £82.50 £54.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.36% +3.83% +6.67%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -35 143 £450 +3.45% 53
Hampshire +30 91 £475 +5.56% 36
Surrey -4 83 £550 +11.00% 26
Berkshire -21 77 £450 +7.14% 23
Buckinghamshire -15 41 £425 - 10
Oxfordshire -4 25 £450 -2.70% 20
Kent +21 20 £438 +19.86% 11
West Sussex +17 20 £475 -6.36% 7
East Sussex -15 7 £525 +16.67% 4
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 223 (61.26%) JavaScript
2 205 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (50.82%) AngularJS
4 143 (39.29%) HTML
5 136 (37.36%) CSS
6 132 (36.26%) Java
7 122 (33.52%) Git (software)
8 109 (29.95%) DevOps
9 107 (29.40%) React
10 91 (25.00%) AWS
11 85 (23.35%) Azure
12 79 (21.70%) Docker
13 77 (21.15%) Python
14 74 (20.33%) HTML5
15 72 (19.78%) TDD
16 69 (18.96%) Front End Development
17 68 (18.68%) C#
17 68 (18.68%) TypeScript
18 67 (18.41%) Test Automation
19 65 (17.86%) .NET
19 65 (17.86%) JIRA
20 64 (17.58%) SQL
21 61 (16.76%) Sass
22 60 (16.48%) Scrum
23 58 (15.93%) Selenium
24 53 (14.56%) Software Engineering
24 53 (14.56%) Jenkins
25 48 (13.19%) REST
26 47 (12.91%) Linux
27 45 (12.36%) ES6

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 (4.40%) Apache
2 15 (4.12%) Confluence
2 15 (4.12%) Drupal
3 13 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.02%) CMS
4 11 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (3.02%) JBoss
5 7 (1.92%) nginx
6 6 (1.65%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.10%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.10%) IIS
8 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.82%) WordPress
10 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 91 (25.00%) AWS
2 85 (23.35%) Azure
3 31 (8.52%) Serverless
4 30 (8.24%) npm
5 28 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (5.49%) OpenShift
8 15 (4.12%) Heroku
8 15 (4.12%) PaaS
9 13 (3.57%) GitHub
10 11 (3.02%) SaaS
11 9 (2.47%) GCP
12 8 (2.20%) Amazon S3
12 8 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (1.92%) AWS CodePipeline
13 7 (1.92%) Google Analytics
14 6 (1.65%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (1.37%) BrowserStack
15 5 (1.37%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.02%) HTTP
2 8 (2.20%) SSL
3 7 (1.92%) SSH
3 7 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.37%) Internet
4 5 (1.37%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.10%) MQTT
6 1 (0.27%) BGP
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.27%) MPLS
6 1 (0.27%) NAS
6 1 (0.27%) SNMP
6 1 (0.27%) VLAN
6 1 (0.27%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.44%) MongoDB
1 38 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.24%) NoSQL
3 29 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (5.77%) MySQL
5 15 (4.12%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.02%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.37%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (1.10%) Big Data
8 4 (1.10%) DB2
8 4 (1.10%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (1.10%) Redis
8 4 (1.10%) RethinkDB
9 3 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.55%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.55%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.27%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 122 (33.52%) Git (software)
2 65 (17.86%) JIRA
3 58 (15.93%) Selenium
4 53 (14.56%) Jenkins
5 41 (11.26%) Cucumber
6 32 (8.79%) webpack
7 27 (7.42%) Bitbucket
7 27 (7.42%) Grunt
8 26 (7.14%) Protractor
9 24 (6.59%) Karma Test Runner
10 22 (6.04%) gulp
10 22 (6.04%) JUnit
11 19 (5.22%) Jasmine
12 14 (3.85%) GitLab
13 12 (3.30%) Visual Studio Team System
14 11 (3.02%) Ant
14 11 (3.02%) Eclipse
14 11 (3.02%) Mocha
14 11 (3.02%) SonarQube
14 11 (3.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (8.79%) Finance
2 18 (4.95%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.40%) Banking
4 14 (3.85%) Law
5 8 (2.20%) Retail
6 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.82%) Games
8 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 283 (77.75%) Developer
2 51 (14.01%) Full Stack Developer
3 50 (13.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 50 (13.74%) JavaScript Developer
4 48 (13.19%) Angular Developer
5 44 (12.09%) Node.js Developer
6 38 (10.44%) React Developer
7 30 (8.24%) Java Developer
7 30 (8.24%) Senior Developer
8 22 (6.04%) Software Developer
9 21 (5.77%) .NET Developer
10 20 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (4.40%) Software Engineer
12 15 (4.12%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.57%) Python Developer
14 12 (3.30%) Developer in Test
14 12 (3.30%) Platform Engineer
15 11 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
16 10 (2.75%) AWS Developer
16 10 (2.75%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (50.82%) AngularJS
2 143 (39.29%) HTML
3 136 (37.36%) CSS
4 107 (29.40%) React
5 74 (20.33%) HTML5
6 65 (17.86%) .NET
7 61 (16.76%) Sass
8 48 (13.19%) REST
9 40 (10.99%) Express
10 39 (10.71%) Spring
11 38 (10.44%) Redux
12 37 (10.16%) CSS3
13 31 (8.52%) Web Services
14 28 (7.69%) RESTful
15 25 (6.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 22 (6.04%) .NET Framework
16 22 (6.04%) Spring Boot
17 21 (5.77%) SOAP
18 20 (5.49%) JSON
18 20 (5.49%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.97%) User Experience
2 21 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (3.02%) Cloud Native
5 11 (3.02%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.75%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.47%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.65%) EPoS
9 6 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.10%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.10%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.82%) Clustering
11 3 (0.82%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.55%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.91%) Linux
2 31 (8.52%) Windows
3 24 (6.59%) Unix
4 12 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.20%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.10%) Android
8 3 (0.82%) VMS
8 3 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (29.95%) DevOps
3 72 (19.78%) TDD
4 69 (18.96%) Front End Development
5 67 (18.41%) Test Automation
6 60 (16.48%) Scrum
7 53 (14.56%) Software Engineering
8 41 (11.26%) BDD
9 35 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (9.62%) Microservices
10 29 (7.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 24 (6.59%) Mentoring
12 23 (6.32%) Open Source
12 23 (6.32%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (6.04%) Web Development
14 21 (5.77%) Unit Testing
15 20 (5.49%) MVC
16 15 (4.12%) SDLC
17 14 (3.85%) Computer Science
18 13 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 223 (61.26%) JavaScript
2 132 (36.26%) Java
3 77 (21.15%) Python
4 68 (18.68%) C#
4 68 (18.68%) TypeScript
5 64 (17.58%) SQL
6 45 (12.36%) ES6
7 33 (9.07%) PHP
8 30 (8.24%) Ruby
9 28 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 14 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.57%) Perl
12 12 (3.30%) Apple Swift
12 12 (3.30%) Objective-C
13 11 (3.02%) Java 8
14 8 (2.20%) Groovy
14 8 (2.20%) Scala
15 7 (1.92%) C++
15 7 (1.92%) Haskell
16 6 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (4.12%) Degree
2 14 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.95%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.82%) NCSC
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 79 (21.70%) Docker
2 9 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.10%) RACF
4 3 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.27%) KVM
5 1 (0.27%) NFS
5 1 (0.27%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 32 (8.79%) Kubernetes
2 30 (8.24%) Ansible
3 27 (7.42%) Terraform
4 16 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.02%) Puppet
6 7 (1.92%) Grafana
6 7 (1.92%) Kibana
7 3 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (6.59%) Atlassian
1 24 (6.59%) Oracle
2 13 (3.57%) Google
3 11 (3.02%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 9 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.20%) Adobe
5 8 (2.20%) AppDynamics
6 7 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.65%) webMethods
8 5 (1.37%) Dynatrace
8 5 (1.37%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.37%) NCR
8 5 (1.37%) Remedy
8 5 (1.37%) Splunk
9 4 (1.10%) IBM
9 4 (1.10%) VMware
10 3 (0.82%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.55%) Sencha
11 2 (0.55%) Sitecore