Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 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.

React.js
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 81 143
Rank change year-on-year +1 +62 +146
Contract jobs citing React 1,327 1,644 975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.78% 3.04% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.13% 9.59% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 1,203 725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.76%
10th Percentile £319 £320 £298
90th Percentile £529 £538 £510
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 2
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -
10th Percentile £43.35 £26.50 £40.70
90th Percentile £54.70 £60.00 £46.90
UK median hourly rate £52.17 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +15.93% +9.76% -18.00%

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 13,097 17,145 14,953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 27.47% 31.67% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,480 11,265 9,588
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £284
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 238 281
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £20.26 £13.85 £15.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.30 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £41.52 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +3.79% +11.11%

React
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing React as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for React in the UK excluding London

React
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing React in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for React in the UK excluding London

React
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 React in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for React in the UK excluding London

React
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing React in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor 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 16 September 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
South East -8 360 £450 +3.45% 168
North of England -6 324 £425 +6.25% 310
North West +2 200 £425 +9.68% 193
Midlands +2 180 £400 - 135
South West -21 153 £425 -5.82% 130
Scotland +1 140 £425 +6.25% 78
East of England +53 122 £425 -1.73% 98
Yorkshire -43 94 £450 +5.88% 92
West Midlands +3 93 £413 +3.13% 81
East Midlands -4 88 £375 -6.25% 53
Wales +25 33 £375 -6.25% 21
North East +39 30 £461 +20.97% 25
Northern Ireland +3 13 £375 -21.05% 5
South Coast - 5 - -
React
UK

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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 1,022 (77.02%) JavaScript
2 635 (47.85%) AngularJS
3 599 (45.14%) CSS
4 582 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
5 572 (43.10%) HTML
6 515 (38.81%) Node.js
7 369 (27.81%) Front End Development
8 343 (25.85%) Git (software)
9 327 (24.64%) C#
10 322 (24.27%) .NET
11 289 (21.78%) Java
12 276 (20.80%) TDD
13 234 (17.63%) HTML5
14 194 (14.62%) Test Automation
15 190 (14.32%) Azure
16 185 (13.94%) jQuery
17 184 (13.87%) Scrum
18 183 (13.79%) SQL
19 182 (13.72%) AWS
20 181 (13.64%) CSS3
20 181 (13.64%) Sass
21 179 (13.49%) Redux
21 179 (13.49%) Spring
22 177 (13.34%) Microservices
23 174 (13.11%) Vue.js
24 169 (12.74%) Docker
25 167 (12.58%) DevOps
26 163 (12.28%) MVC
27 160 (12.06%) User Experience
28 152 (11.45%) REST

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 52 (3.92%) CMS
2 39 (2.94%) Confluence
3 35 (2.64%) Apache
4 27 (2.03%) JBoss
5 26 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 25 (1.88%) WebSphere
7 17 (1.28%) nginx
8 16 (1.21%) WordPress
9 15 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 13 (0.98%) Drupal
10 13 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (0.98%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.68%) IIS
12 9 (0.68%) Umbraco
13 7 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (0.53%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.45%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 24 (1.81%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.21%) GIMP
3 5 (0.38%) InVision
4 4 (0.30%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.23%) Figma
5 3 (0.23%) Zeplin
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) Sketch
7 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.075%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 30 (2.26%) Magento
2 10 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.30%) Fredhopper
3 4 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.23%) Quorum
4 3 (0.23%) R3 Corda
4 3 (0.23%) Ripple XRP
4 3 (0.23%) Shopify
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.075%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 190 (14.32%) Azure
2 182 (13.72%) AWS
3 63 (4.75%) Serverless
4 50 (3.77%) GitHub
5 29 (2.19%) npm
6 26 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
6 26 (1.96%) GCP
7 21 (1.58%) Slack
8 16 (1.21%) Azure Functions
9 15 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 15 (1.13%) SaaS
10 14 (1.06%) Google Analytics
11 13 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.75%) OpenShift
13 9 (0.68%) PaaS
14 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.53%) Heroku
15 6 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.45%) Yarn
16 5 (0.38%) Algolia
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.66%) Internet
2 14 (1.06%) HTTP
3 10 (0.75%) SSH
4 6 (0.45%) Broadband
5 5 (0.38%) DHCP
6 3 (0.23%) SNMP
6 3 (0.23%) SSL
7 2 (0.15%) Intranet
7 2 (0.15%) Network Security
8 1 (0.075%) MQTT
8 1 (0.075%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.075%) Skype
8 1 (0.075%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.075%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 75 (5.65%) MySQL
3 66 (4.97%) MongoDB
4 56 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 49 (3.69%) Relational Database
6 30 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (1.66%) RDBMS
8 18 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 17 (1.28%) Cosmos DB
10 16 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (0.75%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.53%) BigQuery
14 7 (0.53%) Redis
15 6 (0.45%) Blockchain
16 5 (0.38%) Big Data
16 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 343 (25.85%) Git (software)
2 131 (9.87%) Jenkins
3 91 (6.86%) JIRA
4 79 (5.95%) webpack
5 64 (4.82%) Selenium
6 58 (4.37%) Grunt
7 57 (4.30%) gulp
8 45 (3.39%) Cucumber
9 44 (3.32%) Jasmine
10 41 (3.09%) Subversion
10 41 (3.09%) TeamCity
11 40 (3.01%) JUnit
12 38 (2.86%) Maven
13 32 (2.41%) Bitbucket
13 32 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
15 25 (1.88%) git-flow
16 24 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
16 24 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
17 22 (1.66%) Mocha
General
1 120 (9.04%) Finance
2 72 (5.43%) Banking
3 54 (4.07%) Retail
4 44 (3.32%) Law
5 26 (1.96%) Games
6 23 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.43%) Public Sector
8 16 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 13 (0.98%) Marketing
10 8 (0.60%) Back Office
11 5 (0.38%) Advertising
11 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.38%) Publishing
12 4 (0.30%) Automotive
12 4 (0.30%) Electronics
12 4 (0.30%) German Language
13 2 (0.15%) French Language
13 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,132 (85.31%) Developer
2 343 (25.85%) React Developer
3 285 (21.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 222 (16.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 212 (15.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 116 (8.74%) .NET Developer
7 102 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 94 (7.08%) C# Developer
9 88 (6.63%) Java Developer
10 74 (5.58%) Angular Developer
11 69 (5.20%) Software Developer
12 57 (4.30%) Node.js Developer
13 55 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 52 (3.92%) HTML Developer
15 42 (3.17%) Architect
16 40 (3.01%) Web Developer
17 39 (2.94%) Software Engineer
18 36 (2.71%) PHP Developer
19 32 (2.41%) HTML CSS Developer
19 32 (2.41%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 635 (47.85%) AngularJS
2 599 (45.14%) CSS
3 572 (43.10%) HTML
4 515 (38.81%) Node.js
5 322 (24.27%) .NET
6 234 (17.63%) HTML5
7 185 (13.94%) jQuery
8 181 (13.64%) CSS3
8 181 (13.64%) Sass
9 179 (13.49%) Redux
9 179 (13.49%) Spring
10 174 (13.11%) Vue.js
11 152 (11.45%) REST
12 133 (10.02%) ASP.NET
13 103 (7.76%) JSON
14 95 (7.16%) Web Services
15 94 (7.08%) .NET Core
16 85 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 82 (6.18%) ASP.NET Web API
18 81 (6.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 160 (12.06%) User Experience
2 94 (7.08%) Mobile App
3 83 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 54 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (1.28%) Vector Graphics
7 15 (1.13%) W3C
8 9 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 9 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (0.60%) Digital Media
9 8 (0.60%) Public Cloud
10 7 (0.53%) iPad
10 7 (0.53%) Robotics
10 7 (0.53%) Virtual Team
10 7 (0.53%) Wiki
11 6 (0.45%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (0.38%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.38%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (4.60%) Apple iOS
2 60 (4.52%) Linux
3 50 (3.77%) Android
4 27 (2.03%) Unix
5 11 (0.83%) Windows
6 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.075%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.075%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (27.81%) Front End Development
3 276 (20.80%) TDD
4 194 (14.62%) Test Automation
5 184 (13.87%) Scrum
6 177 (13.34%) Microservices
7 167 (12.58%) DevOps
8 163 (12.28%) MVC
9 127 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
10 120 (9.04%) Web Development
11 112 (8.44%) Software Engineering
12 108 (8.14%) BDD
13 103 (7.76%) E-Commerce
14 96 (7.23%) Unit Testing
15 90 (6.78%) OO
16 60 (4.52%) Computer Science
16 60 (4.52%) Responsive Web Design
17 53 (3.99%) Web Design
18 52 (3.92%) Problem-Solving
19 50 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,022 (77.02%) JavaScript
2 327 (24.64%) C#
3 289 (21.78%) Java
4 183 (13.79%) SQL
5 140 (10.55%) TypeScript
6 116 (8.74%) PHP
7 98 (7.39%) Python
8 88 (6.63%) ES6
9 69 (5.20%) Java 8
10 55 (4.14%) Ruby
11 31 (2.34%) Apple Swift
12 26 (1.96%) T-SQL
13 21 (1.58%) C
13 21 (1.58%) ES7
14 20 (1.51%) C++
15 16 (1.21%) Go
15 16 (1.21%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.06%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.68%) Scala
18 7 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (5.20%) Security Cleared
2 58 (4.37%) Degree
3 49 (3.69%) SC Cleared
4 37 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.60%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.38%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.30%) OCPJP
9 3 (0.23%) ISEB
10 2 (0.15%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.15%) OSCP
10 2 (0.15%) SANS
11 1 (0.075%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.075%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.075%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.41%) QA
2 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.15%) GDPR
3 2 (0.15%) GxP
4 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.075%) SLA
System Software
1 169 (12.74%) Docker
2 24 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.23%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.075%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 80 (6.03%) Kubernetes
2 40 (3.01%) Ansible
3 25 (1.88%) Terraform
4 22 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.90%) Puppet
6 9 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.38%) WSUS
9 4 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.30%) Salt
10 1 (0.075%) Graphite
10 1 (0.075%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.075%) Istio
10 1 (0.075%) Kibana
10 1 (0.075%) logstash
10 1 (0.075%) Nessus
10 1 (0.075%) Rancher
10 1 (0.075%) systemd
Vendors
1 59 (4.45%) Microsoft
1 59 (4.45%) Oracle
2 29 (2.19%) Google
3 23 (1.73%) Atlassian
4 22 (1.66%) Xamarin
5 21 (1.58%) Splunk
6 19 (1.43%) AppDynamics
6 19 (1.43%) SAP
7 18 (1.36%) Adobe
8 17 (1.28%) IBM
9 16 (1.21%) Sitecore
10 15 (1.13%) hybris
11 13 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.83%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 11 (0.83%) Tableau
13 10 (0.75%) WSO2
14 7 (0.53%) Zend
15 5 (0.38%) Sun
16 4 (0.30%) Elastic Path
16 4 (0.30%) Red Hat