Period
to 21 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 21 January 2020 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 79 81
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +55
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1,151 1,585 1,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.83% 3.02% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.96% 9.85% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 1,062 955
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £328 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% -7.78% -2.17%
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -2.78% -2.17%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 10,505 16,091 14,406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 25.86% 30.63% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,875 10,566 9,374
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £282
90th Percentile £584 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £461
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.04% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 204 222
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.53 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +3.83% +5.26%
10th Percentile £17.21 £15.84 £16.29
90th Percentile £74.13 £60.18 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% +3.83% -

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Node.js as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in the UK excluding London

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in the UK excluding London

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in the UK excluding London

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Node.js in the UK excluding London

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Node.js in the UK excluding London

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2020. 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
North of England +2 350 £450 - 288
South East -51 233 £475 +5.56% 214
South West +6 177 £438 +6.06% 120
North West +9 168 £450 - 160
Midlands +3 142 £438 +9.38% 99
Yorkshire -9 138 £488 +2.63% 93
Scotland +30 103 £450 +4.35% 72
East of England +45 100 £450 +1.12% 91
West Midlands +30 92 £488 +12.07% 55
East Midlands -4 52 £400 - 44
North East +7 44 £405 -10.00% 35
Wales +32 42 £463 +1.49% 36
Northern Ireland +6 6 £375 -8.76% 7
Node.js
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 748 (64.99%) JavaScript
2 527 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
3 481 (41.79%) React
4 401 (34.84%) Java
5 359 (31.19%) HTML
6 353 (30.67%) AngularJS
7 342 (29.71%) CSS
8 293 (25.46%) AWS
9 289 (25.11%) DevOps
10 268 (23.28%) Git (software)
11 242 (21.03%) Microservices
12 230 (19.98%) Docker
13 226 (19.64%) Azure
14 206 (17.90%) TDD
15 190 (16.51%) Front End Development
16 187 (16.25%) C#
17 186 (16.16%) Test Automation
18 174 (15.12%) Jenkins
19 173 (15.03%) Python
20 166 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
21 164 (14.25%) Scrum
22 163 (14.16%) .NET
23 159 (13.81%) HTML5
24 155 (13.47%) Software Engineering
25 152 (13.21%) Linux
26 147 (12.77%) TypeScript
27 145 (12.60%) REST
28 133 (11.56%) Spring
29 132 (11.47%) Web Services
30 126 (10.95%) MongoDB

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 39 (3.39%) Confluence
2 38 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (2.61%) Apache
4 27 (2.35%) CMS
5 24 (2.09%) nginx
6 21 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.56%) JBoss
8 14 (1.22%) Drupal
9 12 (1.04%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.61%) Mule
13 6 (0.52%) WordPress
14 5 (0.43%) SAS
14 5 (0.43%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.35%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.35%) IIS
15 4 (0.35%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (0.96%) Chatbot
1 11 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.70%) Sketch
3 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.087%) InVision
4 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.087%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.39%) Magento
2 10 (0.87%) Shopify
3 5 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.26%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.087%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 293 (25.46%) AWS
2 226 (19.64%) Azure
3 112 (9.73%) Serverless
4 77 (6.69%) AWS Lambda
5 76 (6.60%) GitHub
6 55 (4.78%) SaaS
7 47 (4.08%) Amazon S3
8 45 (3.91%) Google Analytics
9 44 (3.82%) npm
10 42 (3.65%) PaaS
11 37 (3.21%) GCP
12 35 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
13 31 (2.69%) Azure Active Directory
14 22 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
14 22 (1.91%) IaaS
15 17 (1.48%) OpenShift
15 17 (1.48%) Slack
16 15 (1.30%) CloudFront
17 14 (1.22%) BrowserStack
17 14 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 54 (4.69%) HTTP
3 32 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 32 (2.78%) SSL
4 11 (0.96%) Internet
5 6 (0.52%) DSL
6 5 (0.43%) Wireless
7 4 (0.35%) AMQP
7 4 (0.35%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.26%) Firewall
9 2 (0.17%) Intranet
9 2 (0.17%) SSH
10 1 (0.087%) DNS
10 1 (0.087%) NAS
10 1 (0.087%) Network Security
10 1 (0.087%) SAN
10 1 (0.087%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (10.95%) MongoDB
2 88 (7.65%) MySQL
3 81 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 74 (6.43%) NoSQL
5 40 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (3.48%) Relational Database
6 29 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 20 (1.74%) Redis
8 19 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
8 19 (1.65%) Hadoop
9 17 (1.48%) Neo4j
10 11 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (0.96%) Big Data
11 10 (0.87%) MariaDB
12 9 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.61%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (0.43%) Amazon Athena
14 5 (0.43%) BigQuery
14 5 (0.43%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.43%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 268 (23.28%) Git (software)
2 174 (15.12%) Jenkins
3 104 (9.04%) Selenium
4 93 (8.08%) JUnit
5 89 (7.73%) JIRA
6 87 (7.56%) Cucumber
7 50 (4.34%) Eclipse
8 49 (4.26%) gulp
9 48 (4.17%) Grunt
10 41 (3.56%) Gatling
10 41 (3.56%) Visual Studio
11 39 (3.39%) webpack
12 37 (3.21%) Maven
13 34 (2.95%) NetBeans
14 30 (2.61%) Jasmine
15 25 (2.17%) Spock
16 24 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
17 23 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
18 22 (1.91%) Bitbucket
19 18 (1.56%) Mocha
General
1 81 (7.04%) Public Sector
2 67 (5.82%) Finance
3 47 (4.08%) Banking
4 32 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 32 (2.78%) Military
5 23 (2.00%) Law
5 23 (2.00%) Retail
6 20 (1.74%) Marketing
7 11 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.70%) Automotive
8 8 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.70%) Publishing
9 7 (0.61%) Games
10 3 (0.26%) Advertising
10 3 (0.26%) Electronics
10 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.17%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.087%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 830 (72.11%) Developer
2 195 (16.94%) JavaScript Developer
3 157 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
4 154 (13.38%) Node.js Developer
5 141 (12.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 118 (10.25%) React Developer
7 88 (7.65%) Senior Developer
8 83 (7.21%) Java Developer
9 62 (5.39%) Architect
10 61 (5.30%) Software Developer
11 56 (4.87%) Software Engineer
12 53 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
13 44 (3.82%) Angular Developer
14 35 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
15 33 (2.87%) Web Developer
16 27 (2.35%) PHP Developer
17 26 (2.26%) JavaScript Engineer
18 22 (1.91%) AWS Engineer
18 22 (1.91%) Azure Developer
19 21 (1.82%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (41.79%) React
2 359 (31.19%) HTML
3 353 (30.67%) AngularJS
4 342 (29.71%) CSS
5 163 (14.16%) .NET
6 159 (13.81%) HTML5
7 145 (12.60%) REST
8 133 (11.56%) Spring
9 132 (11.47%) Web Services
10 122 (10.60%) CSS3
10 122 (10.60%) Vue.js
11 120 (10.43%) JSON
12 113 (9.82%) RESTful
13 105 (9.12%) Redux
14 85 (7.38%) Spring Boot
15 83 (7.21%) XML
16 77 (6.69%) Sass
17 71 (6.17%) jQuery
18 62 (5.39%) SOAP
19 59 (5.13%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.12%) User Experience
2 77 (6.69%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 28 (2.43%) Cloud Native
5 20 (1.74%) PKI
6 18 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (0.87%) Algorithms
7 10 (0.87%) Virtual Team
8 9 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 8 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (0.70%) Robotics
10 7 (0.61%) Public Cloud
11 6 (0.52%) Internet of Things
12 5 (0.43%) Clustering
12 5 (0.43%) Life Science
12 5 (0.43%) W3C
13 4 (0.35%) iPad
13 4 (0.35%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (0.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 152 (13.21%) Linux
2 80 (6.95%) Unix
3 75 (6.52%) Windows
4 31 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.52%) Android
6 19 (1.65%) CentOS
7 14 (1.22%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.04%) CoreOS
9 10 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.35%) VMS
11 4 (0.35%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.087%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (25.11%) DevOps
3 242 (21.03%) Microservices
4 206 (17.90%) TDD
5 190 (16.51%) Front End Development
6 186 (16.16%) Test Automation
7 166 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
8 164 (14.25%) Scrum
9 155 (13.47%) Software Engineering
10 92 (7.99%) Open Source
11 82 (7.12%) Web Development
12 81 (7.04%) BDD
13 70 (6.08%) Analytics
13 70 (6.08%) OO
14 65 (5.65%) Mentoring
15 60 (5.21%) Pair Programming
16 57 (4.95%) MVC
16 57 (4.95%) Unit Testing
17 56 (4.87%) Kanban
18 50 (4.34%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 748 (64.99%) JavaScript
2 401 (34.84%) Java
3 187 (16.25%) C#
4 173 (15.03%) Python
5 147 (12.77%) TypeScript
6 118 (10.25%) SQL
7 114 (9.90%) PHP
8 99 (8.60%) Bash Shell
9 90 (7.82%) ES6
10 80 (6.95%) Ruby
11 59 (5.13%) Java 8
12 58 (5.04%) C++
13 50 (4.34%) Scala
14 42 (3.65%) PowerShell
15 38 (3.30%) Go
16 28 (2.43%) GLSL
16 28 (2.43%) HLSL
17 23 (2.00%) Groovy
18 17 (1.48%) C
19 16 (1.39%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 81 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 64 (5.56%) Degree
3 54 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 33 (2.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.78%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.52%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.26%) SANS
11 2 (0.17%) CCNA
11 2 (0.17%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.17%) GIAC
11 2 (0.17%) ISEB
11 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.17%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.17%) MCSE
11 2 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.91%) QA
2 26 (2.26%) WCAG
3 5 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.35%) SLA
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.26%) NCSC
5 3 (0.26%) SEPA
6 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.087%) WAI
System Software
1 230 (19.98%) Docker
2 21 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.43%) HDFS
4 5 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.17%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.087%) BIND 9
7 1 (0.087%) NFS
Systems Management
1 122 (10.60%) Kubernetes
2 67 (5.82%) Ansible
3 58 (5.04%) Terraform
4 43 (3.74%) Puppet
5 34 (2.95%) Kibana
6 29 (2.52%) Grafana
7 24 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.43%) Rancher
9 4 (0.35%) Packer
9 4 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.17%) Nagios
10 2 (0.17%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.087%) Consul
11 1 (0.087%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.087%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.087%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.087%) Nessus
11 1 (0.087%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 87 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 69 (5.99%) Google
3 49 (4.26%) Oracle
4 25 (2.17%) IBM
5 17 (1.48%) AppDynamics
5 17 (1.48%) Atlassian
5 17 (1.48%) Splunk
6 13 (1.13%) Pega
7 12 (1.04%) Confluent
7 12 (1.04%) SAP
7 12 (1.04%) Veracode
8 11 (0.96%) Adobe
8 11 (0.96%) Dell
8 11 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 9 (0.78%) hybris
9 9 (0.78%) webMethods
10 8 (0.70%) ForgeRock
10 8 (0.70%) VMware
11 7 (0.61%) Blue Coat
11 7 (0.61%) Ping Identity