Period
to 23 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a Node.js Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 2020.

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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 385 343 336
Rank change year-on-year -42 -7 +97
Contract jobs requiring a Node.js Developer 429 749 718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.75% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 625 572
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £362 £372 £363
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median hourly rate £72.50 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.76% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 67,950 94,379 95,483
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.83% 94.70% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 44,198 62,415 63,393
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £240 £269 £260
90th Percentile £644 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,699 2,894 2,830
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +1.08% +2.78%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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 -33 407 £500 - 131
London -36 264 £538 +2.38% 73
UK excluding London +67 156 £425 -5.56% 64
North of England +33 43 £375 -16.67% 18
Midlands +72 34 £400 +3.23% 8
South East +4 31 £435 -8.42% 19
West Midlands +73 26 £450 +50.00% 6
North West +22 22 £350 -17.65% 11
South West +18 19 £450 - 7
Yorkshire +46 18 £475 - 3
East of England +46 12 £438 - 6
Scotland +18 11 £410 -13.68% 5
East Midlands +38 8 £320 -20.00% 2
Wales +33 6 £450 +20.00%
North East +13 3 £375 -11.76% 4

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 427 (99.53%) Node.js
2 267 (62.24%) JavaScript
3 178 (41.49%) React
4 149 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (28.67%) CSS
6 121 (28.21%) AWS
7 111 (25.87%) HTML
8 98 (22.84%) Microservices
9 96 (22.38%) AngularJS
10 94 (21.91%) TypeScript
11 82 (19.11%) Azure
12 75 (17.48%) TDD
12 75 (17.48%) Docker
13 71 (16.55%) DevOps
14 61 (14.22%) Redux
15 59 (13.75%) Java
16 56 (13.05%) Git (software)
16 56 (13.05%) Front End Development
17 54 (12.59%) GraphQL
18 53 (12.35%) Finance
19 51 (11.89%) GCP
20 50 (11.66%) RESTful
21 49 (11.42%) Web Services
22 47 (10.96%) SQL
23 46 (10.72%) REST
23 46 (10.72%) Kubernetes
24 44 (10.26%) ES6
25 42 (9.79%) Test Automation
26 41 (9.56%) NoSQL
26 41 (9.56%) JSON

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 13 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.33%) CMS
3 7 (1.63%) Apache
3 7 (1.63%) Confluence
4 5 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.93%) Drupal
5 4 (0.93%) nginx
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.23%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 121 (28.21%) AWS
2 82 (19.11%) Azure
3 51 (11.89%) GCP
4 40 (9.32%) Serverless
5 28 (6.53%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (3.73%) Heroku
7 13 (3.03%) GitHub
8 12 (2.80%) SaaS
9 11 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.63%) Azure Stack
11 6 (1.40%) Apigee
11 6 (1.40%) npm
12 5 (1.17%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.93%) Yarn
14 3 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.70%) Azure Functions
14 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.47%) Firebase
15 2 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.26%) HTTP
2 4 (0.93%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.70%) AMQP
3 3 (0.70%) Internet
3 3 (0.70%) SSL
3 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.56%) NoSQL
2 40 (9.32%) MongoDB
3 27 (6.29%) MySQL
4 19 (4.43%) SQL Server
5 17 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.50%) Big Data
7 14 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.80%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.56%) Redis
10 8 (1.86%) Blockchain
11 6 (1.40%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.93%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.70%) Amazon Athena
13 3 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.70%) BigQuery
13 3 (0.70%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (0.70%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 56 (13.05%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.53%) Mocha
3 24 (5.59%) webpack
4 22 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 17 (3.96%) Jasmine
6 16 (3.73%) Cucumber
7 12 (2.80%) gulp
7 12 (2.80%) JIRA
8 11 (2.56%) CircleCI
8 11 (2.56%) Selenium
9 10 (2.33%) JUnit
10 9 (2.10%) Travis CI
11 7 (1.63%) Grunt
12 5 (1.17%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.17%) Spock
13 4 (0.93%) JSUnit
13 4 (0.93%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.70%) Cypress.io
14 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (12.35%) Finance
2 14 (3.26%) Public Sector
3 11 (2.56%) Banking
4 10 (2.33%) Retail
5 7 (1.63%) Publishing
6 5 (1.17%) Marketing
7 3 (0.70%) Automotive
7 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Games
8 2 (0.47%) Law
8 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (99.53%) Node.js
2 178 (41.49%) React
3 123 (28.67%) CSS
4 111 (25.87%) HTML
5 96 (22.38%) AngularJS
6 61 (14.22%) Redux
7 54 (12.59%) GraphQL
8 50 (11.66%) RESTful
9 49 (11.42%) Web Services
10 46 (10.72%) REST
11 41 (9.56%) JSON
12 39 (9.09%) Express
13 38 (8.86%) HTML5
13 38 (8.86%) Vue.js
14 36 (8.39%) CSS3
15 33 (7.69%) Jest
16 21 (4.90%) Chai
17 16 (3.73%) Kafka
17 16 (3.73%) XML
18 14 (3.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.56%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.59%) User Experience
3 12 (2.80%) Algorithms
3 12 (2.80%) Data Structures
4 10 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.40%) Cloud Native
6 4 (0.93%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.70%) PKI
8 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.47%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.47%) Social Media
8 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.47%) W3C
9 1 (0.23%) Animation
9 1 (0.23%) Blog
9 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.23%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.73%) Linux
2 11 (2.56%) Android
3 10 (2.33%) Unix
4 3 (0.70%) Windows
5 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (22.84%) Microservices
3 75 (17.48%) TDD
4 71 (16.55%) DevOps
5 56 (13.05%) Front End Development
6 42 (9.79%) Test Automation
7 36 (8.39%) Scrum
8 34 (7.93%) BDD
9 30 (6.99%) OO
10 29 (6.76%) Open Source
11 26 (6.06%) Fintech
12 25 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (5.59%) Software Engineering
14 20 (4.66%) Kanban
15 19 (4.43%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (4.20%) API Design
17 17 (3.96%) Computer Science
18 16 (3.73%) E-Commerce
19 15 (3.50%) Continuous Delivery
20 14 (3.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 267 (62.24%) JavaScript
2 94 (21.91%) TypeScript
3 59 (13.75%) Java
4 47 (10.96%) SQL
5 44 (10.26%) ES6
6 35 (8.16%) PHP
7 28 (6.53%) Python
8 14 (3.26%) Java 8
9 11 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.56%) C#
10 8 (1.86%) Go
11 6 (1.40%) Apple Swift
11 6 (1.40%) Dart
11 6 (1.40%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.93%) Groovy
12 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.93%) Scala
13 3 (0.70%) ES8
14 2 (0.47%) Elm
14 2 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.96%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.80%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) GDPR
2 4 (0.93%) WCAG
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 75 (17.48%) Docker
2 4 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 46 (10.72%) Kubernetes
2 39 (9.09%) Terraform
3 11 (2.56%) Ansible
4 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.70%) Grafana
5 3 (0.70%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) Puppet
6 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (8.39%) Google
2 16 (3.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.86%) IBM
4 6 (1.40%) SAP
4 6 (1.40%) ServiceNow
4 6 (1.40%) VMware
4 6 (1.40%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.70%) Splunk
6 3 (0.70%) WSO2
7 2 (0.47%) CA
7 2 (0.47%) New Relic
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe
8 1 (0.23%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.23%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.23%) Twitter