Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 23 June 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.

npm
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 334 378
Rank change year-on-year -1 +44 -
Contract jobs citing npm 46 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.45% 1.18% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 5
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.67% -
10th Percentile £330 £304 £248
90th Percentile £525 £470 £385
England median daily rate £475 £453 £475
% change year-on-year +4.97% -4.74% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £28.00 - -
England median hourly rate £150.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +400.00% - -

npm is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,180 1,950 1,624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.17% 12.59% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,941 1,230 1,050
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £295 £275 £269
90th Percentile £594 £580 £575
England median daily rate £480 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 28
South East median hourly rate £18.89 £15.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.94% -19.21% -17.92%
10th Percentile £12.11 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.75 £45.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.54% -13.36%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for npm in the South East

npm
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for npm in the South East

npm
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing npm in the South East over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in the South East

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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 npm within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Surrey -18 16 £425 -19.05% 5
Thames Valley -15 13 £400 -5.88% 8
Buckinghamshire +1 11 £400 -5.88% 1
Middlesex - 9 £450 -
East Sussex +1 2 £463 +15.48% 1
Hampshire -13 2 £269 - 10
Kent - 2 £475 - 13
West Sussex - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire +4 1 - - 4
Berkshire -15 1 £390 -8.24% 3
npm
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing npm 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 npm.

1 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
2 24 (52.17%) CSS
2 24 (52.17%) Node.js
3 23 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 22 (47.83%) HTML
5 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
6 19 (41.30%) Karma Test Runner
7 18 (39.13%) React
7 18 (39.13%) Mocha
8 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (36.96%) TDD
9 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
10 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
10 15 (32.61%) Bower
11 14 (30.43%) Sass
11 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
11 14 (30.43%) Grunt
12 13 (28.26%) Jasmine
12 13 (28.26%) RESTful
12 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
13 12 (26.09%) Yarn
13 12 (26.09%) Jest
13 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (26.09%) Java
14 11 (23.91%) HTML5
15 10 (21.74%) REST
15 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (21.74%) QA
15 10 (21.74%) Redux
16 9 (19.57%) TypeScript

npm
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 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Yarn
2 8 (17.39%) SaaS
3 7 (15.22%) OpenShift
4 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (8.70%) GitHub
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (6.52%) Firebase
7 2 (4.35%) PaaS
8 1 (2.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DSL
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) SQLite
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
2 19 (41.30%) Karma Test Runner
3 18 (39.13%) Mocha
4 15 (32.61%) Bower
5 14 (30.43%) Grunt
5 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
6 13 (28.26%) Jasmine
7 8 (17.39%) GitLab
8 7 (15.22%) webpack
9 6 (13.04%) gulp
9 6 (13.04%) Protractor
10 5 (10.87%) Babel
11 4 (8.70%) Artifactory
11 4 (8.70%) Mercurial
11 4 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
11 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
11 4 (8.70%) Vagrant
11 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
12 3 (6.52%) JUnit
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 10 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) React Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Android Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps Developer
8 1 (2.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) CSS
1 24 (52.17%) Node.js
2 23 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 22 (47.83%) HTML
4 18 (39.13%) React
5 14 (30.43%) Sass
6 13 (28.26%) RESTful
7 12 (26.09%) Jest
8 11 (23.91%) HTML5
9 10 (21.74%) Redux
9 10 (21.74%) REST
10 9 (19.57%) LESS
11 8 (17.39%) CSS3
11 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (13.04%) Chai
12 6 (13.04%) Web Services
13 5 (10.87%) Ember.js
14 4 (8.70%) .NET
14 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
14 4 (8.70%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (19.57%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.52%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (36.96%) TDD
2 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
3 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
4 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.57%) Web Development
7 8 (17.39%) BDD
7 8 (17.39%) Workflow
8 7 (15.22%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 7 (15.22%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) Build Automation
9 6 (13.04%) Dependency Management
9 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.87%) DevOps
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) SDLC
10 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (8.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.09%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) TypeScript
4 4 (8.70%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) Groovy
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Software AG
3 1 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) webMethods