Period
to 18 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Node.js Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 348 483
Rank change year-on-year +9 +135 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Node.js Developer 756 735 483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.72% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.76% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 544 381
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £338
90th Percentile £625 £613 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00
10th Percentile £45.25 - £38.60
90th Percentile £59.00 - £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 97,025 96,947 100,219
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.94% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,020 63,895 65,382
UK median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £392
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.04% +4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,016 2,903 3,326
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.32
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 18 November 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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +3 711 £500 +5.26% 139
London +34 510 £525 +5.00% 87
UK excluding London -63 231 £450 +5.88% 57
South East -16 104 £450 - 21
North of England -33 59 £440 +6.67% 9
Yorkshire -7 33 £450 +5.57% 3
Scotland +1 26 £425 +21.43% 4
North West -27 23 £350 -12.50% 6
South West -38 17 £450 - 7
Midlands -28 11 £413 -13.16% 4
Wales -11 7 £350 -41.67% 1
East of England -31 7 £463 +23.33% 11
West Midlands -22 6 £425 -15.00% 1
East Midlands -3 5 £394 -12.50% 3
North East -3 3 £400 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 755 (99.87%) Node.js
2 538 (71.16%) JavaScript
3 354 (46.83%) Agile Software Development
4 319 (42.20%) React
5 236 (31.22%) AngularJS
6 226 (29.89%) CSS
7 210 (27.78%) HTML
8 192 (25.40%) TDD
9 171 (22.62%) Git (software)
10 170 (22.49%) Front End Development
11 169 (22.35%) Microservices
12 157 (20.77%) Docker
13 143 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
14 141 (18.65%) Java
15 123 (16.27%) Express
16 122 (16.14%) MongoDB
17 120 (15.87%) DevOps
18 111 (14.68%) Test Automation
19 109 (14.42%) Finance
20 105 (13.89%) Redux
21 101 (13.36%) NoSQL
22 99 (13.10%) REST
22 99 (13.10%) HTML5
23 95 (12.57%) Banking
24 89 (11.77%) ES6
25 88 (11.64%) BDD
26 82 (10.85%) CSS3
27 80 (10.58%) Jenkins
27 80 (10.58%) Serverless
28 77 (10.19%) RESTful

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 26 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (3.17%) CMS
3 8 (1.06%) Confluence
4 5 (0.66%) Apache Solr
4 5 (0.66%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.26%) Apache
5 2 (0.26%) Ethereum
5 2 (0.26%) Kentico
5 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.13%) Drupal
6 1 (0.13%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.13%) IIS
6 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.13%) SilverStripe
6 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.13%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 143 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (10.58%) Serverless
3 59 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (7.67%) AWS Lambda
5 28 (3.70%) npm
6 22 (2.91%) GitHub
7 16 (2.12%) Amazon S3
7 16 (2.12%) PaaS
8 14 (1.85%) OpenShift
9 11 (1.46%) SaaS
10 10 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (1.19%) Apigee
11 9 (1.19%) Heroku
12 7 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.79%) BrowserStack
14 5 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.66%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.46%) AMQP
2 4 (0.53%) Internet
3 3 (0.40%) HTTP
4 2 (0.26%) Skype
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.13%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (16.14%) MongoDB
2 101 (13.36%) NoSQL
3 55 (7.28%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (7.01%) MySQL
5 47 (6.22%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (3.31%) RDBMS
7 22 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 20 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.72%) Big Data
9 13 (1.72%) Redis
10 12 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (1.59%) CouchDB
11 7 (0.93%) Blockchain
12 6 (0.79%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.79%) SQL Server
13 5 (0.66%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (0.66%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.40%) Data Lake
15 2 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 171 (22.62%) Git (software)
2 80 (10.58%) Jenkins
3 62 (8.20%) Mocha
4 58 (7.67%) webpack
5 44 (5.82%) Cucumber
6 35 (4.63%) Jasmine
7 32 (4.23%) JIRA
8 31 (4.10%) gulp
8 31 (4.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 31 (4.10%) Protractor
9 28 (3.70%) Babel
10 22 (2.91%) Grunt
11 14 (1.85%) Selenium
12 11 (1.46%) Sinon.JS
12 11 (1.46%) Subversion
13 10 (1.32%) Travis CI
14 8 (1.06%) Gerrit
14 8 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
15 6 (0.79%) Capybara
15 6 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 109 (14.42%) Finance
2 95 (12.57%) Banking
3 42 (5.56%) Retail
4 29 (3.84%) Front Office
5 24 (3.17%) Investment Banking
6 21 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.12%) Publishing
8 15 (1.98%) Marketing
9 9 (1.19%) Law
10 8 (1.06%) Advertising
11 4 (0.53%) Games
12 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Prime Brokerage
14 1 (0.13%) Avionics
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 755 (99.87%) Node.js
2 319 (42.20%) React
3 236 (31.22%) AngularJS
4 226 (29.89%) CSS
5 210 (27.78%) HTML
6 123 (16.27%) Express
7 105 (13.89%) Redux
8 99 (13.10%) HTML5
8 99 (13.10%) REST
9 82 (10.85%) CSS3
10 77 (10.19%) RESTful
11 76 (10.05%) GraphQL
12 75 (9.92%) Sass
13 67 (8.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 48 (6.35%) Web Services
15 47 (6.22%) Chai
16 46 (6.08%) MEAN Stack
17 44 (5.82%) JSON
18 39 (5.16%) Jest
18 39 (5.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.86%) Greenfield Project
2 66 (8.73%) User Experience
3 37 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.38%) Fintech
5 14 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.46%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.32%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.93%) Cloud Native
9 7 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.79%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.66%) New Media
12 4 (0.53%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.53%) NHS
13 3 (0.40%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.40%) Derivative
13 3 (0.40%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.31%) Linux
2 11 (1.46%) Android
3 6 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.40%) Unix
5 1 (0.13%) CentOS
5 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.13%) VMS
5 1 (0.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (46.83%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (25.40%) TDD
3 170 (22.49%) Front End Development
4 169 (22.35%) Microservices
5 120 (15.87%) DevOps
6 111 (14.68%) Test Automation
7 88 (11.64%) BDD
8 67 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (8.07%) Continuous Delivery
9 61 (8.07%) Scrum
10 49 (6.48%) Software Engineering
11 47 (6.22%) E-Commerce
12 42 (5.56%) Web Development
13 38 (5.03%) OO
14 37 (4.89%) SOA
14 37 (4.89%) Unit Testing
15 32 (4.23%) API Development
16 31 (4.10%) Pair Programming
17 30 (3.97%) Open Source
18 28 (3.70%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 538 (71.16%) JavaScript
2 141 (18.65%) Java
3 89 (11.77%) ES6
4 67 (8.86%) TypeScript
5 56 (7.41%) SQL
6 52 (6.88%) Python
7 35 (4.63%) Java 8
8 32 (4.23%) C#
9 21 (2.78%) Scala
10 16 (2.12%) PHP
11 12 (1.59%) ES7
12 11 (1.46%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.46%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.06%) Go
14 7 (0.93%) Ruby
15 4 (0.53%) Kotlin
15 4 (0.53%) Perl
16 3 (0.40%) C
17 2 (0.26%) C++
17 2 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (3.31%) Security Cleared
2 22 (2.91%) Degree
3 19 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.63%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
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
1 157 (20.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.13%) HDFS
2 1 (0.13%) KVM
2 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (6.61%) Kubernetes
2 26 (3.44%) Terraform
3 23 (3.04%) Ansible
3 23 (3.04%) Puppet
4 8 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (0.93%) Grafana
6 3 (0.40%) Graphite
7 2 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.13%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.13%) Matomo
8 1 (0.13%) Oozie
8 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (2.91%) Oracle
2 12 (1.59%) Google
2 12 (1.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (0.93%) Atlassian
3 7 (0.93%) DevExpress
4 4 (0.53%) IBM
4 4 (0.53%) Splunk
5 3 (0.40%) Facebook
5 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco
6 1 (0.13%) Demandware
6 1 (0.13%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.13%) Juniper
6 1 (0.13%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.13%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (0.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.13%) VMware