Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 12 December 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 76 101
Rank change year-on-year +19 +25 -18
Contract jobs citing Node.js 23 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.35% 0.80% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 3.04% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
South Wales median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +0.92%
10th Percentile £331 £350 £310
90th Percentile £525 £539 £488
Wales median daily rate £485 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +14.12% +1.19% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 253 296 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.84% 26.29% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 216 375
South Wales median daily rate £399 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.18% +19.72% +5.19%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £250
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -32.63%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £60.25
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year +7.63% -14.85% +12.22%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in South Wales

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in South Wales

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in South Wales over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in South Wales

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
Cardiff +14 19 £450 -5.26% 2
Newport +15 2 £350 -17.65%
Node.js
Wales

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 19 (82.61%) HTML
3 17 (73.91%) HTML5
3 17 (73.91%) CSS3
4 15 (65.22%) TDD
5 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
5 14 (60.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
6 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (56.52%) Ajax
6 13 (56.52%) JSON
7 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
7 12 (52.17%) Grunt
7 12 (52.17%) gulp
8 11 (47.83%) npm
8 11 (47.83%) SonarQube
9 10 (43.48%) React
9 10 (43.48%) Performance Optimisation
9 10 (43.48%) Perforce
10 9 (39.13%) Scrum
11 8 (34.78%) Finance
12 7 (30.43%) Java
12 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
13 6 (26.09%) SQL
14 5 (21.74%) OO
14 5 (21.74%) RESTful
14 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
15 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (4.35%) Amazon Alexa
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) npm
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (13.04%) Serverless
4 2 (8.70%) PaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
2 12 (52.17%) Grunt
2 12 (52.17%) gulp
3 11 (47.83%) SonarQube
4 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 3 (13.04%) Gradle
4 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) JProfiler
4 3 (13.04%) JUnit
5 2 (8.70%) JSUnit
5 2 (8.70%) webpack
6 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) UI Developer
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) CSS3
2 17 (73.91%) HTML5
3 13 (56.52%) Ajax
3 13 (56.52%) JSON
4 10 (43.48%) React
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 5 (21.74%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) Angular 2
7 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.04%) J2EE
7 3 (13.04%) JPA
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 3 (13.04%) Sass
7 3 (13.04%) Spring
7 3 (13.04%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) XSLT
8 2 (8.70%) Dropwizard
8 2 (8.70%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) TDD
2 14 (60.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
5 10 (43.48%) Performance Optimisation
6 9 (39.13%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) BDD
8 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
9 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
9 3 (13.04%) RAD
9 3 (13.04%) SDLC
10 2 (8.70%) CQRS
10 2 (8.70%) Open Source
10 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) ES6
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Perforce
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Nintex