The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 28 June 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)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 23 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.86% 1.08% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 5.88% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 34 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 26.72% 18.38% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 73 204
Median daily rate £335 £300 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.66% -16.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £175 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £380 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in Staffordshire

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Staffordshire

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £275 -
Node.js
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) ES6
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 7

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ES6
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 7
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby