Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for React skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited React over the 6 months to 28 May 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.

React.js
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 79 84
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +75
Contract jobs citing React 745 1,348 1,462
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.89% 2.77% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 9.47% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 1,024 1,081
Median daily rate £450 £443 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +10.63% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% -9.23%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +4.65%

React 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 6,406 14,239 15,863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 24.89% 29.31% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,079 9,363 10,281
Median daily rate £450 £443 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 215 209
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £20.50 £16.89 £12.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £60.00 £56.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.26
% change year-on-year -17.65% +0.57% +4.65%

React
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing React as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for React in the UK excluding London

React
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing React in the UK excluding London.

Daily rate trend for React in the UK excluding London

React
Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing React in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for React in the UK excluding London

React
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing React in the UK excluding London.

Hourly rate trend for React in the UK excluding London

React
Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing React in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for React in the UK excluding London

React
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 React within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 28 May 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 -9 164 £400 -8.57% 150
Scotland +38 145 £425 -5.56% 13
South East -28 138 £458 +1.68% 75
Midlands +33 106 £445 +11.25% 58
South West +13 103 £450 -10.00% 42
North West -18 75 £425 - 92
Yorkshire +1 68 £400 -13.28% 38
East Midlands +27 61 £413 +3.13% 25
East of England +54 59 £450 +5.88% 29
West Midlands +32 45 £450 +12.50% 33
Wales +37 31 £450 +20.00% 22
North East +8 21 £430 -4.44% 20
Northern Ireland +8 4 £413 +10.00% 4
React
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing React 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 React.

1 531 (71.28%) JavaScript
2 324 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
3 299 (40.13%) AngularJS
4 294 (39.46%) Node.js
5 289 (38.79%) CSS
6 254 (34.09%) HTML
7 205 (27.52%) .NET
8 192 (25.77%) C#
9 157 (21.07%) Java
10 151 (20.27%) Azure
11 148 (19.87%) Front End Development
12 138 (18.52%) AWS
13 132 (17.72%) TDD
14 124 (16.64%) DevOps
15 120 (16.11%) Git (software)
16 114 (15.30%) Microservices
17 110 (14.77%) SQL Server
18 106 (14.23%) Vue.js
19 101 (13.56%) SQL
20 98 (13.15%) MVC
20 98 (13.15%) Scrum
20 98 (13.15%) HTML5
21 95 (12.75%) User Experience
22 94 (12.62%) Software Engineering
23 92 (12.35%) Redux
24 91 (12.21%) Docker
25 89 (11.95%) TypeScript
26 86 (11.54%) jQuery
27 84 (11.28%) Finance
28 78 (10.47%) RESTful

React
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 24 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (1.74%) CMS
4 10 (1.34%) Apache
4 10 (1.34%) nginx
5 8 (1.07%) Confluence
5 8 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.94%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.94%) Drupal
6 7 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (0.81%) SAS
7 6 (0.81%) WordPress
8 5 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.67%) Tornado
9 4 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.54%) IIS
9 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.40%) Camunda
11 2 (0.27%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Sketch
2 6 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.27%) Figma
5 2 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.21%) Magento
2 8 (1.07%) Shopify
3 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 151 (20.27%) Azure
2 138 (18.52%) AWS
3 55 (7.38%) Serverless
4 35 (4.70%) AWS Lambda
5 30 (4.03%) SaaS
6 26 (3.49%) GCP
7 23 (3.09%) npm
8 22 (2.95%) OpenShift
9 21 (2.82%) PaaS
10 19 (2.55%) GitHub
11 15 (2.01%) Power Platform
12 14 (1.88%) Amazon S3
13 11 (1.48%) Logic Apps
14 10 (1.34%) Azure Functions
15 9 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
16 8 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (1.07%) IaaS
17 7 (0.94%) CloudFront
17 7 (0.94%) Office 365
18 6 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.88%) HTTP
2 6 (0.81%) Internet
3 5 (0.67%) Intranet
4 4 (0.54%) DNS
5 3 (0.40%) Wireless
6 2 (0.27%) 3G
6 2 (0.27%) 4G
6 2 (0.27%) 5G
6 2 (0.27%) Broadband
6 2 (0.27%) GPRS
6 2 (0.27%) LTE
6 2 (0.27%) SSL
6 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.27%) UMTS
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) MQTT
7 1 (0.13%) Network Security
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.59%) MongoDB
3 52 (6.98%) MySQL
4 38 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (4.70%) NoSQL
5 35 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (1.74%) Big Data
8 12 (1.61%) BigQuery
9 9 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (1.21%) Cosmos DB
10 8 (1.07%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.81%) GIS
12 6 (0.81%) Power BI
12 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2019
12 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.81%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 120 (16.11%) Git (software)
2 52 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 38 (5.10%) webpack
4 32 (4.30%) gulp
5 29 (3.89%) Selenium
6 23 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 23 (3.09%) Grunt
6 23 (3.09%) JIRA
7 21 (2.82%) Visual Studio
8 18 (2.42%) JUnit
9 17 (2.28%) Mocha
9 17 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.15%) Jasmine
11 11 (1.48%) Maven
12 10 (1.34%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.07%) GitLab
13 8 (1.07%) Spock
13 8 (1.07%) Subversion
14 7 (0.94%) Xcode
15 6 (0.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 84 (11.28%) Finance
2 37 (4.97%) Public Sector
3 20 (2.68%) Retail
4 15 (2.01%) Law
4 15 (2.01%) Marketing
5 11 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.34%) Banking
7 7 (0.94%) Back Office
7 7 (0.94%) Electronics
8 6 (0.81%) Games
9 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.54%) Automotive
11 2 (0.27%) Billing
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.27%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 598 (80.27%) Developer
2 187 (25.10%) React Developer
3 135 (18.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 117 (15.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 107 (14.36%) .NET Developer
6 100 (13.42%) Full Stack Developer
7 53 (7.11%) C# Developer
8 46 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 46 (6.17%) Senior Developer
9 40 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 39 (5.23%) Java Developer
10 39 (5.23%) UI Developer
11 36 (4.83%) Node.js Developer
12 28 (3.76%) Software Developer
13 20 (2.68%) Angular Developer
14 19 (2.55%) Web Developer
15 17 (2.28%) HTML Developer
16 16 (2.15%) Architect
17 14 (1.88%) Designer
17 14 (1.88%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (40.13%) AngularJS
2 294 (39.46%) Node.js
3 289 (38.79%) CSS
4 254 (34.09%) HTML
5 205 (27.52%) .NET
6 106 (14.23%) Vue.js
7 98 (13.15%) HTML5
8 92 (12.35%) Redux
9 86 (11.54%) jQuery
10 78 (10.47%) RESTful
11 72 (9.66%) .NET Core
12 70 (9.40%) ASP.NET
13 69 (9.26%) .NET Framework
13 69 (9.26%) REST
13 69 (9.26%) Spring
14 57 (7.65%) CSS3
15 54 (7.25%) GraphQL
15 54 (7.25%) Spring Boot
16 53 (7.11%) Sass
17 51 (6.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 95 (12.75%) User Experience
2 57 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (3.89%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.21%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (0.94%) Cloud Native
8 7 (0.94%) iPad
9 6 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (0.81%) W3C
10 5 (0.67%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.67%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.54%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.54%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.27%) Biotechnology
12 2 (0.27%) Linked Data
12 2 (0.27%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.27%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.95%) Linux
2 21 (2.82%) Android
3 19 (2.55%) Apple iOS
4 16 (2.15%) Unix
5 11 (1.48%) Windows
6 1 (0.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.13%) Solaris
6 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (19.87%) Front End Development
3 132 (17.72%) TDD
4 124 (16.64%) DevOps
5 114 (15.30%) Microservices
6 98 (13.15%) MVC
6 98 (13.15%) Scrum
7 94 (12.62%) Software Engineering
8 74 (9.93%) Test Automation
9 71 (9.53%) Web Development
10 61 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (7.79%) OO
12 56 (7.52%) Unit Testing
13 50 (6.71%) BDD
14 40 (5.37%) Kanban
15 38 (5.10%) E-Commerce
15 38 (5.10%) SDLC
16 32 (4.30%) Mentoring
17 27 (3.62%) Wireframes
18 26 (3.49%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 531 (71.28%) JavaScript
2 192 (25.77%) C#
3 157 (21.07%) Java
4 101 (13.56%) SQL
5 89 (11.95%) TypeScript
6 74 (9.93%) Python
7 51 (6.85%) ES6
8 41 (5.50%) Java 8
9 36 (4.83%) PHP
10 20 (2.68%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.15%) Ruby
12 11 (1.48%) C
13 10 (1.34%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.34%) Go
13 10 (1.34%) Scala
14 7 (0.94%) R
15 6 (0.81%) Apple Swift
15 6 (0.81%) C++
15 6 (0.81%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 29 (3.89%) Security Cleared
2 20 (2.68%) SC Cleared
3 19 (2.55%) Degree
4 8 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.13%) IIBA
7 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.13%) MCPD
7 1 (0.13%) MCSD
7 1 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.88%) WCAG
2 8 (1.07%) QA
3 2 (0.27%) WAI
4 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 91 (12.21%) Docker
2 9 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.81%) HDFS
4 3 (0.40%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 73 (9.80%) Kubernetes
2 32 (4.30%) Terraform
3 12 (1.61%) Ansible
4 8 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.81%) Kibana
5 6 (0.81%) MIIS
6 5 (0.67%) Puppet
6 5 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.40%) FreeIPA
7 3 (0.40%) Istio
7 3 (0.40%) SCCM
7 3 (0.40%) WSUS
8 2 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.27%) OpenNebula
8 2 (0.27%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.13%) Consul
9 1 (0.13%) Graphite
9 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 73 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.30%) Oracle
3 19 (2.55%) Google
4 13 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 10 (1.34%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.21%) IBM
7 8 (1.07%) SAP
8 7 (0.94%) Adobe
8 7 (0.94%) hybris
9 6 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.81%) Splunk
9 6 (0.81%) Talend
10 5 (0.67%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.40%) New Relic
11 3 (0.40%) Twitter
12 2 (0.27%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.27%) ESRI
12 2 (0.27%) Guidewire