Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Node.js Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Nodejs Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 352 352 436
Rank change year-on-year 0 +84 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Node.js Developer 743 713 510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.75% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 565 423
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £350
90th Percentile £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
UK median hourly rate £41.25 - £50.00
10th Percentile £36.13 - £38.60
90th Percentile £47.38 - £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £36.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94,110 95,205 92,318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,187 63,263 60,274
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £254
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,883 2,786 3,243
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -2.70%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Node.js Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Node.js Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js Developer in the UK

Node.js Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js Developer in the UK

Node.js Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js Developer over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js Developer in the UK

Node.js Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Node.js Developer in the UK

Node.js Developer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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
England -2 701 £500 +2.56% 135
London +34 534 £525 +5.00% 81
UK excluding London -80 186 £450 +5.26% 58
South East +2 86 £488 -2.50% 15
North of England -37 44 £450 +5.88% 11
South West -21 22 £413 -13.16% 13
Yorkshire -22 22 £450 +5.57% 7
North West -30 20 £400 -4.19% 4
Scotland +7 19 £475 +35.71% 2
Midlands -7 11 £388 -22.50% 10
East Midlands +6 7 £400 -13.51% 2
West Midlands -23 4 £300 -40.00% 8
North East -5 2 £425 -
Wales -9 2 £375 -37.50% 2
East of England -17 2 - - 5

Node.js Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, Node.js Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Node.js Developer in the job title.

1 743 (100.00%) Node.js
2 521 (70.12%) JavaScript
3 354 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
4 315 (42.40%) React
5 262 (35.26%) AngularJS
6 226 (30.42%) CSS
7 214 (28.80%) HTML
8 178 (23.96%) TDD
9 177 (23.82%) Git (software)
10 164 (22.07%) Express
11 160 (21.53%) Front End Development
12 157 (21.13%) Microservices
13 153 (20.59%) Docker
14 134 (18.03%) Java
15 133 (17.90%) DevOps
16 130 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
16 130 (17.50%) MongoDB
17 119 (16.02%) REST
18 118 (15.88%) Redux
18 118 (15.88%) HTML5
19 108 (14.54%) Finance
20 105 (14.13%) NoSQL
21 98 (13.19%) Test Automation
21 98 (13.19%) CSS3
22 93 (12.52%) BDD
23 86 (11.57%) Scrum
23 86 (11.57%) Sass
23 86 (11.57%) GraphQL
24 85 (11.44%) RESTful
25 82 (11.04%) ES6

Node.js Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 30 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (3.63%) CMS
3 8 (1.08%) Confluence
4 5 (0.67%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.54%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.40%) Drupal
6 3 (0.40%) WordPress
7 2 (0.27%) Apache
7 2 (0.27%) Kentico
7 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.13%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 16 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 130 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (9.69%) Serverless
3 51 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (6.33%) AWS Lambda
5 22 (2.96%) GitHub
5 22 (2.96%) npm
6 21 (2.83%) OpenShift
7 17 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (1.62%) Apigee
9 11 (1.48%) PaaS
10 10 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (1.21%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.08%) BrowserStack
13 7 (0.94%) Heroku
13 7 (0.94%) Lucidchart
14 6 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.54%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.21%) AMQP
2 3 (0.40%) Internet
3 2 (0.27%) Skype
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.13%) HTTP
4 1 (0.13%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (17.50%) MongoDB
2 105 (14.13%) NoSQL
3 65 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 46 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (5.52%) MySQL
6 23 (3.10%) RDBMS
7 21 (2.83%) SQL Server
8 19 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (1.75%) CouchDB
12 12 (1.62%) Big Data
12 12 (1.62%) Couchbase
13 9 (1.21%) Data Lake
13 9 (1.21%) Redis
14 8 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.40%) Amazon Aurora
15 3 (0.40%) DB2
16 1 (0.13%) Azure SQL Database
16 1 (0.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 177 (23.82%) Git (software)
2 78 (10.50%) Jenkins
3 61 (8.21%) webpack
4 55 (7.40%) Mocha
5 40 (5.38%) Cucumber
6 39 (5.25%) Protractor
7 37 (4.98%) gulp
7 37 (4.98%) Jasmine
8 32 (4.31%) JIRA
9 27 (3.63%) Karma Test Runner
10 25 (3.36%) Babel
11 22 (2.96%) Grunt
12 15 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (1.88%) Selenium
14 12 (1.62%) Maven
15 11 (1.48%) Travis CI
16 10 (1.35%) Sinon.JS
16 10 (1.35%) Subversion
17 7 (0.94%) Gerrit
18 6 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 108 (14.54%) Finance
2 81 (10.90%) Banking
3 47 (6.33%) Retail
4 24 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.10%) Front Office
6 16 (2.15%) Publishing
6 16 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.62%) Marketing
8 10 (1.35%) Law
9 8 (1.08%) Games
10 4 (0.54%) Advertising
11 3 (0.40%) Billing
12 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 743 (100.00%) Node.js
2 315 (42.40%) React
3 262 (35.26%) AngularJS
4 226 (30.42%) CSS
5 214 (28.80%) HTML
6 164 (22.07%) Express
7 119 (16.02%) REST
8 118 (15.88%) HTML5
8 118 (15.88%) Redux
9 98 (13.19%) CSS3
10 86 (11.57%) GraphQL
10 86 (11.57%) Sass
11 85 (11.44%) RESTful
12 81 (10.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 67 (9.02%) JSON
14 61 (8.21%) MEAN Stack
15 53 (7.13%) Vue.js
16 46 (6.19%) Jest
17 45 (6.06%) Web Services
18 43 (5.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.77%) User Experience
2 58 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
3 40 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.83%) Fintech
6 16 (2.15%) Clustering
6 16 (2.15%) Fat Client
6 16 (2.15%) Thin Client
7 12 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 7 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.67%) New Media
12 4 (0.54%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.40%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.40%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.27%) Hedge funds
15 1 (0.13%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.29%) Linux
2 10 (1.35%) Unix
3 7 (0.94%) Android
4 5 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.27%) VMS
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (23.96%) TDD
3 160 (21.53%) Front End Development
4 157 (21.13%) Microservices
5 133 (17.90%) DevOps
6 98 (13.19%) Test Automation
7 93 (12.52%) BDD
8 86 (11.57%) Scrum
9 78 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (6.33%) E-Commerce
11 45 (6.06%) Unit Testing
12 39 (5.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 39 (5.25%) Software Engineering
13 38 (5.11%) Web Development
14 37 (4.98%) Continuous Deployment
14 37 (4.98%) MVC
15 35 (4.71%) OO
16 33 (4.44%) Pair Programming
17 32 (4.31%) SOA
18 29 (3.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 521 (70.12%) JavaScript
2 134 (18.03%) Java
3 82 (11.04%) ES6
3 82 (11.04%) TypeScript
4 51 (6.86%) Python
5 45 (6.06%) SQL
6 35 (4.71%) Java 8
7 34 (4.58%) C#
8 21 (2.83%) PHP
9 11 (1.48%) Scala
10 9 (1.21%) ES7
10 9 (1.21%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.21%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.81%) Go
12 4 (0.54%) C
12 4 (0.54%) Perl
13 3 (0.40%) Ruby
14 2 (0.27%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (4.71%) Degree
2 16 (2.15%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.98%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.13%) WAI
2 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 153 (20.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 59 (7.94%) Kubernetes
2 36 (4.85%) Ansible
3 19 (2.56%) Terraform
4 13 (1.75%) Puppet
5 7 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.54%) Grafana
8 3 (0.40%) Kibana
9 2 (0.27%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.13%) Graphite
10 1 (0.13%) logstash
10 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (3.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.42%) Google
2 18 (2.42%) Oracle
3 9 (1.21%) Splunk
4 8 (1.08%) Atlassian
5 6 (0.81%) Zend
6 5 (0.67%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.54%) IBM
8 2 (0.27%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco
9 1 (0.13%) Juniper
9 1 (0.13%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.13%) Rakuten
9 1 (0.13%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.13%) Twitter