Period
to 19 October 2019

The median contractor rate for a Node.js Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 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.

Node.js Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 399 343 344
Rank change year-on-year -56 +1 +132
Contract jobs requiring a Node.js Developer 492 756 734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.73% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.77% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 609 553
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
90th Percentile £625 £615 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 79,494 97,682 94,395
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 94.75% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,182 64,200 61,990
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £263
90th Percentile £644 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,837 3,134 2,810
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.74% +3.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% +2.86%

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 19 October 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 16 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 19 October 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 -58 471 £500 - 115
London -47 306 £530 +0.95% 71
UK excluding London +3 176 £425 -1.16% 49
North of England +25 44 £443 +4.12% 19
South East -36 42 £450 - 5
Midlands +65 33 £400 - 4
North West +25 31 £450 +12.50% 8
South West -2 24 £444 -1.39% 11
East of England +38 18 £425 -8.11% 5
West Midlands +43 17 £438 +6.06% 3
East Midlands +38 16 £388 -1.59% 1
Yorkshire -2 9 £394 -12.50% 11
Northern Ireland - 8 £300 -
Scotland +17 5 £450 +16.13% 2
North East +14 4 £425 +1.19%
Wales +21 3 £500 +42.86% 3

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 489 (99.39%) Node.js
2 324 (65.85%) JavaScript
3 239 (48.58%) React
4 193 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (29.88%) CSS
6 127 (25.81%) Microservices
6 127 (25.81%) AngularJS
7 124 (25.20%) HTML
8 123 (25.00%) AWS
9 118 (23.98%) TDD
10 96 (19.51%) TypeScript
11 89 (18.09%) Front End Development
12 80 (16.26%) Redux
13 77 (15.65%) Azure
14 76 (15.45%) DevOps
15 73 (14.84%) Git (software)
16 72 (14.63%) Express
17 70 (14.23%) Java
18 66 (13.41%) Docker
19 65 (13.21%) GraphQL
20 63 (12.80%) Greenfield Project
21 62 (12.60%) Scrum
22 59 (11.99%) RESTful
23 58 (11.79%) ES6
24 57 (11.59%) Serverless
24 57 (11.59%) Finance
25 56 (11.38%) BDD
26 51 (10.37%) Test Automation
26 51 (10.37%) SQL
26 51 (10.37%) AWS Lambda

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 12 (2.44%) Apache
2 11 (2.24%) Confluence
2 11 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.63%) CMS
4 5 (1.02%) Drupal
4 5 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.81%) WordPress
6 2 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.20%) nginx
7 1 (0.20%) Resin
7 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 123 (25.00%) AWS
2 77 (15.65%) Azure
3 57 (11.59%) Serverless
4 51 (10.37%) AWS Lambda
5 45 (9.15%) GCP
6 10 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (1.83%) Amazon ECS
7 9 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (1.83%) Heroku
8 8 (1.63%) GitHub
9 7 (1.42%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.22%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.02%) CloudFront
11 5 (1.02%) npm
12 4 (0.81%) PaaS
13 3 (0.61%) AWS IoT
14 2 (0.41%) Apigee
14 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.63%) HTTP
2 3 (0.61%) Internet
3 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.20%) MQTT
4 1 (0.20%) RTP
4 1 (0.20%) Skype
4 1 (0.20%) SSL
4 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.96%) MongoDB
2 48 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 30 (6.10%) MySQL
4 23 (4.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 21 (4.27%) SQL Server
6 19 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (2.64%) Blockchain
8 12 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.83%) Redis
10 7 (1.42%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.02%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.81%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.41%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.41%) Big Data
15 1 (0.20%) Cosmos DB
15 1 (0.20%) DbVisualizer
15 1 (0.20%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 73 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.30%) Jenkins
3 29 (5.89%) JIRA
4 23 (4.67%) Jasmine
4 23 (4.67%) Mocha
4 23 (4.67%) webpack
5 19 (3.86%) Bitbucket
6 13 (2.64%) Selenium
7 8 (1.63%) CircleCI
7 8 (1.63%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.42%) Subversion
9 6 (1.22%) NUnit
9 6 (1.22%) PostCSS
9 6 (1.22%) Protractor
10 5 (1.02%) Babel
10 5 (1.02%) gulp
10 5 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (0.81%) git-flow
11 4 (0.81%) Grunt
11 4 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 57 (11.59%) Finance
2 22 (4.47%) Banking
3 11 (2.24%) Retail
4 10 (2.03%) Marketing
5 7 (1.42%) Front Office
5 7 (1.42%) Games
5 7 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.22%) Public Sector
7 5 (1.02%) Legal
7 5 (1.02%) Publishing
8 4 (0.81%) Law
9 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Police
10 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (99.39%) Node.js
2 239 (48.58%) React
3 147 (29.88%) CSS
4 127 (25.81%) AngularJS
5 124 (25.20%) HTML
6 80 (16.26%) Redux
7 72 (14.63%) Express
8 65 (13.21%) GraphQL
9 59 (11.99%) RESTful
10 44 (8.94%) Web Services
11 41 (8.33%) HTML5
12 40 (8.13%) REST
13 37 (7.52%) .NET
13 37 (7.52%) CSS3
13 37 (7.52%) Sass
14 31 (6.30%) Jest
15 26 (5.28%) Vue.js
16 22 (4.47%) JSON
17 18 (3.66%) Spring
18 16 (3.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.80%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.86%) User Experience
3 13 (2.64%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.02%) Robotics
7 4 (0.81%) EPoS
8 3 (0.61%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.61%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.41%) Derivative
9 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.41%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.41%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.41%) PKI
9 2 (0.41%) Social Media
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.46%) Linux
2 11 (2.24%) Windows
3 7 (1.42%) Android
4 6 (1.22%) Unix
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (25.81%) Microservices
3 118 (23.98%) TDD
4 89 (18.09%) Front End Development
5 76 (15.45%) DevOps
6 62 (12.60%) Scrum
7 56 (11.38%) BDD
8 51 (10.37%) Test Automation
9 40 (8.13%) E-Commerce
10 35 (7.11%) Software Engineering
11 24 (4.88%) Open Source
11 24 (4.88%) Web Development
12 22 (4.47%) Customer-Centric Approach
13 21 (4.27%) Customer-Centricity
13 21 (4.27%) Mentoring
13 21 (4.27%) OO
14 20 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (4.07%) Fintech
14 20 (4.07%) Kanban
15 18 (3.66%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 324 (65.85%) JavaScript
2 96 (19.51%) TypeScript
3 70 (14.23%) Java
4 58 (11.79%) ES6
5 51 (10.37%) SQL
6 29 (5.89%) PHP
7 28 (5.69%) C#
8 23 (4.67%) Python
9 17 (3.46%) Go
10 16 (3.25%) Java 8
11 13 (2.64%) Scala
12 9 (1.83%) ES7
12 9 (1.83%) Ruby
13 4 (0.81%) Apple Swift
13 4 (0.81%) AWK
13 4 (0.81%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.81%) Dart
13 4 (0.81%) Groovy
13 4 (0.81%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (4.47%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.05%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.44%) Degree
4 4 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.46%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) GDPR
3 2 (0.41%) WCAG
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 66 (13.41%) Docker
2 11 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (6.30%) Kubernetes
2 27 (5.49%) Terraform
3 11 (2.24%) Ansible
4 6 (1.22%) Puppet
5 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.41%) Kibana
8 1 (0.20%) Grafana
8 1 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (6.71%) Google
2 12 (2.44%) WSO2
3 10 (2.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.42%) Oracle
5 6 (1.22%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.22%) Splunk
6 5 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.81%) NCR
7 4 (0.81%) SAP
7 4 (0.81%) ServiceNow
7 4 (0.81%) VMware
7 4 (0.81%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.41%) CA
8 2 (0.41%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 2 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe
9 1 (0.20%) ESRI
9 1 (0.20%) hybris
9 1 (0.20%) Sencha
9 1 (0.20%) Twitter