Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 August 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 West
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 84 138
Rank change year-on-year +8 +54 +26
Contract jobs citing Node.js 188 142 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.96% 2.56% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.26% 9.42% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 95 50
South West median daily rate £450 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% -9.60%
10th Percentile £356 £278 £318
90th Percentile £656 £525 £525
England median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South West median hourly rate £10.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £10.25 - £41.25
90th Percentile £10.75 - £43.75
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £39.88
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.85% -0.31%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,533 1,507 1,462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 24.11% 27.21% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,032 1,006 914
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £276
90th Percentile £613 £563 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 40
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £22.40 £35.25 £31.25
90th Percentile £54.00 £62.25 £54.13
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in the South West

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in the South West over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

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

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
Devon +32 48 £425 +88.89% 14
Bristol -15 44 £425 +6.25% 31
Wiltshire -17 37 £556 +34.85% 11
Gloucestershire +1 32 £480 +74.55% 23
Dorset -7 8 - - 8
Somerset -5 7 £450 - 11
Cornwall - 6 £400 - 2
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 West region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 125 (66.49%) JavaScript
2 100 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (38.30%) AngularJS
4 60 (31.91%) C#
5 57 (30.32%) Azure
6 53 (28.19%) Git (software)
6 53 (28.19%) React
7 52 (27.66%) Java
8 51 (27.13%) AWS
9 50 (26.60%) CSS
10 49 (26.06%) HTML
11 47 (25.00%) DevOps
12 45 (23.94%) Docker
13 44 (23.40%) Linux
14 43 (22.87%) .NET
15 41 (21.81%) Software Engineering
16 38 (20.21%) Security Cleared
17 37 (19.68%) Ansible
18 36 (19.15%) Kubernetes
18 36 (19.15%) Python
19 35 (18.62%) SC Cleared
19 35 (18.62%) Microservices
20 32 (17.02%) Microsoft
21 31 (16.49%) C++
22 29 (15.43%) TDD
23 27 (14.36%) Web Services
24 26 (13.83%) Unit Testing
25 25 (13.30%) Windows
25 25 (13.30%) Spring
25 25 (13.30%) Terraform

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (6.91%) JBoss
2 3 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.06%) Drupal
3 2 (1.06%) Hyperledger
3 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) Confluence
4 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Quorum
1 2 (1.06%) R3 Corda
1 2 (1.06%) Ripple XRP
Cloud Services
1 57 (30.32%) Azure
2 51 (27.13%) AWS
3 21 (11.17%) GCP
4 19 (10.11%) Amazon EKS
5 10 (5.32%) npm
6 8 (4.26%) GitHub
7 7 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (3.72%) Serverless
8 6 (3.19%) Amazon S3
8 6 (3.19%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (3.19%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (3.19%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.06%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.53%) SaaS
10 1 (0.53%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.85%) Ethernet
1 11 (5.85%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.13%) VoIP
3 3 (1.60%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.06%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) HTTP
5 1 (0.53%) Intranet
5 1 (0.53%) MQTT
5 1 (0.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.23%) MongoDB
2 15 (7.98%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.38%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.79%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.19%) MySQL
6 5 (2.66%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.06%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.06%) Power BI
8 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (28.19%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 22 (11.70%) JIRA
4 19 (10.11%) Artifactory
4 19 (10.11%) CircleCI
4 19 (10.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (10.11%) Visual Studio
5 14 (7.45%) Cucumber
6 12 (6.38%) Eclipse
6 12 (6.38%) NetBeans
7 10 (5.32%) Jasmine
8 8 (4.26%) GitLab
9 7 (3.72%) Bitbucket
9 7 (3.72%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (3.19%) CF BOSH
10 6 (3.19%) Vagrant
11 5 (2.66%) Mocha
12 4 (2.13%) webpack
13 3 (1.60%) Selenium
14 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (6.91%) Finance
1 13 (6.91%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.85%) Aerospace
2 11 (5.85%) Military
3 7 (3.72%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.19%) Banking
4 6 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.66%) Marketing
6 3 (1.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.53%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (66.49%) Developer
2 27 (14.36%) Full Stack Developer
3 25 (13.30%) Software Developer
4 23 (12.23%) Senior Developer
5 22 (11.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 19 (10.11%) Software Engineer
7 18 (9.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (9.57%) Node.js Developer
8 15 (7.98%) Java Developer
9 13 (6.91%) C# Developer
10 12 (6.38%) Angular Developer
11 10 (5.32%) React Developer
12 9 (4.79%) Java Engineer
13 8 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
14 7 (3.72%) Cloud Developer
15 6 (3.19%) Cloud Engineer
15 6 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 6 (3.19%) Senior C# Developer
16 5 (2.66%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (38.30%) AngularJS
2 53 (28.19%) React
3 50 (26.60%) CSS
4 49 (26.06%) HTML
5 43 (22.87%) .NET
6 27 (14.36%) Web Services
7 25 (13.30%) Spring
8 23 (12.23%) Redux
9 21 (11.17%) RESTful
10 20 (10.64%) Kafka
10 20 (10.64%) XML
11 19 (10.11%) HTML5
12 17 (9.04%) Vue.js
13 15 (7.98%) Sass
14 14 (7.45%) Hibernate
14 14 (7.45%) JSON
15 13 (6.91%) CSS3
15 13 (6.91%) REST
16 12 (6.38%) EJB
16 12 (6.38%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.17%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (10.11%) Cloud Native
3 10 (5.32%) User Experience
4 7 (3.72%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.19%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.19%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.19%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.60%) Life Science
7 3 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.06%) iPad
9 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.53%) Clustering
9 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.53%) e-Health
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.40%) Linux
2 25 (13.30%) Windows
3 18 (9.57%) CentOS
3 18 (9.57%) CoreOS
4 12 (6.38%) Unix
5 5 (2.66%) Android
6 4 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.00%) DevOps
3 41 (21.81%) Software Engineering
4 35 (18.62%) Microservices
5 29 (15.43%) TDD
6 26 (13.83%) Unit Testing
7 20 (10.64%) Scrum
8 19 (10.11%) Front End Development
8 19 (10.11%) Infrastructure Automation
8 19 (10.11%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 13 (6.91%) OO
9 13 (6.91%) Open Source
9 13 (6.91%) Proactive Monitoring
9 13 (6.91%) Software Architecture
9 13 (6.91%) UML
10 12 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.38%) Integration Testing
10 12 (6.38%) Mathematics
10 12 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (6.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (66.49%) JavaScript
2 60 (31.91%) C#
3 52 (27.66%) Java
4 36 (19.15%) Python
5 31 (16.49%) C++
6 24 (12.77%) Go
7 23 (12.23%) TypeScript
8 22 (11.70%) Ruby
9 20 (10.64%) Rust
9 20 (10.64%) SQL
10 16 (8.51%) ES6
11 13 (6.91%) C
11 13 (6.91%) Java 8
12 10 (5.32%) GLSL
12 10 (5.32%) HLSL
13 9 (4.79%) PHP
14 7 (3.72%) PowerShell
15 6 (3.19%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.60%) ES7
17 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (20.21%) Security Cleared
2 35 (18.62%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.98%) Degree
3 15 (7.98%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.91%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) PSD2
System Software
1 45 (23.94%) Docker
2 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.19%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 37 (19.68%) Ansible
2 36 (19.15%) Kubernetes
3 25 (13.30%) Terraform
4 6 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.19%) Puppet
5 3 (1.60%) Grafana
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.11%) Veracode
3 15 (7.98%) Oracle
4 13 (6.91%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.19%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.60%) Google
6 3 (1.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Apple
7 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.53%) Splunk
7 1 (0.53%) VMware