Period
to 22 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Node.js Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 330 340 479
Rank change year-on-year +10 +139 +140
Contract jobs requiring a Node.js Developer 775 723 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.73% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.77% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 544 379
UK median daily rate £500 £470 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +5.15% +5.18%
10th Percentile £366 £363 £336
90th Percentile £613 £625 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -40.00% -
10th Percentile £45.25 £30.00 £38.60
90th Percentile £59.00 £30.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £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 96,600 93,694 102,007
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.92% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,416 61,277 66,597
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,154 2,815 3,199
UK median hourly rate £17.73 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.19% -1.58% +6.03%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.31
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% -2.70% +5.71%

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 22 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js Developer over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 September 2018. 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 0 741 £500 +5.26% 136
London +28 518 £525 +5.11% 91
UK excluding London -56 250 £450 +5.88% 48
South East -3 118 £450 +5.88% 16
North of England -28 64 £425 +4.94% 8
Yorkshire -8 37 £450 +7.14% 3
North West -38 23 £400 - 5
Scotland -9 21 £400 +14.29% 2
Midlands -24 20 £400 -15.79% 9
West Midlands -21 15 £413 -17.50% 8
South West -21 11 £463 +12.12% 5
East of England -46 9 £450 +5.88% 7
Wales -20 7 £350 -41.67% 1
East Midlands -6 5 £394 -14.86% 1
North East -11 4 £398 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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.

1 772 (99.61%) Node.js
2 559 (72.13%) JavaScript
3 354 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
4 311 (40.13%) React
5 252 (32.52%) AngularJS
6 246 (31.74%) CSS
7 227 (29.29%) HTML
8 224 (28.90%) TDD
9 194 (25.03%) Git (software)
10 162 (20.90%) Front End Development
11 155 (20.00%) Microservices
12 136 (17.55%) Java
13 129 (16.65%) MongoDB
14 128 (16.52%) Docker
15 126 (16.26%) Amazon AWS
16 119 (15.35%) ES6
17 118 (15.23%) Test Automation
18 116 (14.97%) HTML5
18 116 (14.97%) DevOps
19 112 (14.45%) BDD
20 108 (13.94%) Express
21 105 (13.55%) Redux
22 99 (12.77%) TypeScript
22 99 (12.77%) RESTful
23 94 (12.13%) Jenkins
23 94 (12.13%) Sass
24 90 (11.61%) CSS3
24 90 (11.61%) Serverless
25 84 (10.84%) REST
26 80 (10.32%) webpack

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 31 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (2.45%) CMS
3 11 (1.42%) Confluence
4 7 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.65%) Apache Solr
5 5 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.26%) Apache
6 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.26%) Ethereum
6 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon Alexa
7 1 (0.13%) Drupal
7 1 (0.13%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.13%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.13%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.16%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 126 (16.26%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (11.61%) Serverless
3 52 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (6.19%) AWS Lambda
5 29 (3.74%) npm
6 24 (3.10%) OpenShift
7 18 (2.32%) PaaS
8 15 (1.94%) Amazon S3
9 13 (1.68%) GitHub
10 12 (1.55%) SaaS
11 9 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (1.03%) Heroku
13 6 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.52%) BrowserStack
15 4 (0.52%) Lucidchart
15 4 (0.52%) Slack
15 4 (0.52%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.81%) HTTP
2 10 (1.29%) AMQP
3 5 (0.65%) Internet
3 5 (0.65%) Skype
4 2 (0.26%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (16.65%) MongoDB
2 79 (10.19%) NoSQL
3 65 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
4 58 (7.48%) MySQL
5 29 (3.74%) Relational Database
6 23 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 18 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (2.32%) Redis
8 16 (2.06%) Blockchain
9 13 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.42%) Neo4j
11 10 (1.29%) Big Data
12 8 (1.03%) CouchDB
12 8 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.77%) SQL Server
15 5 (0.65%) Amazon Aurora
15 5 (0.65%) Couchbase
16 4 (0.52%) Apache Hive
17 3 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 194 (25.03%) Git (software)
2 94 (12.13%) Jenkins
3 80 (10.32%) webpack
4 72 (9.29%) Mocha
5 59 (7.61%) Karma Test Runner
6 52 (6.71%) Babel
6 52 (6.71%) gulp
7 51 (6.58%) Jasmine
8 45 (5.81%) Grunt
9 43 (5.55%) Cucumber
10 31 (4.00%) JIRA
10 31 (4.00%) Protractor
11 21 (2.71%) Sinon.JS
12 20 (2.58%) Gerrit
13 10 (1.29%) Selenium
14 7 (0.90%) Subversion
15 6 (0.77%) Travis CI
16 5 (0.65%) Artifactory
16 5 (0.65%) Gatling
16 5 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 79 (10.19%) Banking
1 79 (10.19%) Finance
2 41 (5.29%) Retail
3 23 (2.97%) Front Office
4 14 (1.81%) Law
5 13 (1.68%) Publishing
6 9 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.16%) Marketing
6 9 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.03%) Advertising
8 6 (0.77%) Games
9 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.39%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Avionics
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 772 (99.61%) Node.js
2 311 (40.13%) React
3 252 (32.52%) AngularJS
4 246 (31.74%) CSS
5 227 (29.29%) HTML
6 116 (14.97%) HTML5
7 108 (13.94%) Express
8 105 (13.55%) Redux
9 99 (12.77%) RESTful
10 94 (12.13%) Sass
11 90 (11.61%) CSS3
12 84 (10.84%) REST
13 63 (8.13%) GraphQL
14 62 (8.00%) Web Services
15 57 (7.35%) Chai
16 54 (6.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 50 (6.45%) JSON
18 41 (5.29%) jQuery
19 37 (4.77%) JMS
20 34 (4.39%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
2 60 (7.74%) User Experience
3 30 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.48%) Fintech
5 13 (1.68%) Fixed Income
6 10 (1.29%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (0.90%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.77%) Cloud Native
9 6 (0.77%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.65%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.65%) New Media
10 5 (0.65%) NHS
11 4 (0.52%) Derivative
11 4 (0.52%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.39%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.39%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.06%) Linux
2 14 (1.81%) Android
3 9 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.26%) Unix
5 1 (0.13%) CentOS
5 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.13%) VMS
5 1 (0.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (28.90%) TDD
3 162 (20.90%) Front End Development
4 155 (20.00%) Microservices
5 118 (15.23%) Test Automation
6 116 (14.97%) DevOps
7 112 (14.45%) BDD
8 77 (9.94%) Scrum
9 72 (9.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 63 (8.13%) Web Development
11 58 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (7.48%) E-Commerce
11 58 (7.48%) Software Engineering
12 57 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 42 (5.42%) OO
14 41 (5.29%) API Development
15 37 (4.77%) API Design
16 30 (3.87%) MVC
17 28 (3.61%) Configuration Management
17 28 (3.61%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 559 (72.13%) JavaScript
2 136 (17.55%) Java
3 119 (15.35%) ES6
4 99 (12.77%) TypeScript
5 69 (8.90%) SQL
6 36 (4.65%) Python
7 28 (3.61%) C#
8 23 (2.97%) Scala
9 20 (2.58%) Java 8
10 19 (2.45%) PHP
11 16 (2.06%) ES7
12 12 (1.55%) Go
13 11 (1.42%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.29%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.03%) JSX
16 5 (0.65%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.65%) ES8
16 5 (0.65%) Ruby
17 4 (0.52%) C++
17 4 (0.52%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 32 (4.13%) Security Cleared
2 26 (3.35%) SC Cleared
3 14 (1.81%) Degree
4 4 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.39%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) GDPR
2 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.13%) PMO
2 1 (0.13%) WAI
2 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 128 (16.52%) Docker
2 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.26%) HDFS
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (4.13%) Kubernetes
2 26 (3.35%) Puppet
3 24 (3.10%) Terraform
4 19 (2.45%) Ansible
5 9 (1.16%) Grafana
6 4 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.39%) Graphite
8 2 (0.26%) Graylog
8 2 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.26%) Oozie
9 1 (0.13%) Matomo
9 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (2.19%) Oracle
2 12 (1.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (1.16%) Apigee
4 9 (1.16%) ION Trading
5 7 (0.90%) Atlassian
6 6 (0.77%) Google
7 5 (0.65%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.52%) DevExpress
8 4 (0.52%) Facebook
9 3 (0.39%) IBM
10 2 (0.26%) Demandware
11 1 (0.13%) ATG
11 1 (0.13%) BT
11 1 (0.13%) hybris
11 1 (0.13%) Splunk
11 1 (0.13%) VMware