The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Node.js skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Node.js (Node)
UK
Rank 83 122 199
Rank change year-on-year +39 +77  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1186 1047 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.67% 1.98% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.53% 7.08% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 770 437
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £425
% change year-on-year - -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +55.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13899 14787 13862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.29% 28.00% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9628 10237 8968
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 227 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Node.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Top 30 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 1116 £463 +2.77% 607
London +18 735 £475 +1.06% 324
South East +32 122 £425 +1.19% 69
City of London +25 109 £500 +23.00% 78
Yorkshire -4 67 £420 -6.66% 41
North West +39 57 £418 -1.76% 60
Scotland +49 47 £450 +16.12% 13
East of England +17 45 £400 -17.94% 39
West Yorkshire -6 43 £413 -8.33% 26
Manchester +26 42 £400 -3.03% 47
Edinburgh +37 41 £450 +12.50% 7
Leeds -13 36 £403 -10.55% 25
West Midlands +23 32 £425 -10.52% 29
Buckinghamshire +20 30 £400 - 3
Surrey +18 26 £425 +4.61% 6
East Midlands -2 25 £369 +13.46% 21
Cambridgeshire +17 22 £433 -11.28% 12
Oxfordshire -1 22 £425 - 6
Sheffield +20 21 £423 +30.00% 4
South Yorkshire +14 21 £423 +18.59% 5
Milton Keynes +15 20 £400 - 2
Birmingham +13 20 £425 +41.66% 18
South West -4 20 £400 +6.66% 20
South Wales +28 14 £260 -20.00% 4
Wales +25 14 £260 -20.00% 7
North East -3 14 £350 -43.08% 4
Leicestershire -4 13 £508 +35.33% 4
West Sussex +16 12 £512 +70.50% 5
Hampshire +15 12 £338 +2.27% 31
Oxford -5 12 £375 -11.76% 4

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Node.js.

1 1816 (74.73%) JavaScript
2 1402 (57.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1133 (46.63%) HTML
4 1086 (44.69%) AngularJS
5 1084 (44.61%) CSS
6 845 (34.77%) Java
7 837 (34.44%) TDD
8 769 (31.65%) React
9 729 (30.00%) HTML5
10 624 (25.68%) Git (software)
11 579 (23.83%) CSS3
12 553 (22.76%) Front End Development
13 504 (20.74%) BDD
14 497 (20.45%) Scrum
15 426 (17.53%) Linux
16 405 (16.67%) MongoDB
16 405 (16.67%) Jenkins
17 400 (16.46%) REST
18 388 (15.97%) DevOps
19 383 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
20 380 (15.64%) jQuery
21 376 (15.47%) Amazon AWS
22 346 (14.24%) Sass
23 329 (13.54%) Web Services
24 327 (13.46%) Docker
25 326 (13.42%) RESTful
26 323 (13.29%) Web Development
27 312 (12.84%) Finance
28 303 (12.47%) Microservices
29 295 (12.14%) User Experience

Node.js
Top Related 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 99 (4.07%) Confluence
2 86 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
3 79 (3.25%) nginx
4 78 (3.21%) Apache
5 60 (2.47%) Cloud Foundry
6 47 (1.93%) Tomcat
7 30 (1.23%) OpenStack
8 29 (1.19%) CMS
9 23 (0.95%) JBoss
10 22 (0.91%) WebSphere
11 21 (0.86%) Apache Spark
11 21 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 19 (0.78%) Apache Solr
13 18 (0.74%) IIS
14 17 (0.70%) WordPress
15 15 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 15 (0.62%) SharePoint
16 13 (0.53%) Drupal
17 10 (0.41%) WebLogic
18 9 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 30 (1.23%) Photoshop
2 18 (0.74%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.25%) HipChat
4 5 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.082%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.082%) MS Project
7 1 (0.041%) GIMP
7 1 (0.041%) MS Office
7 1 (0.041%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.29%) Magento
4 4 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.041%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.041%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 376 (15.47%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (6.91%) GitHub
3 129 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 94 (3.87%) PaaS
5 58 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
6 50 (2.06%) IaaS
7 30 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 29 (1.19%) Slack
9 28 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
10 27 (1.11%) Google Analytics
11 18 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.70%) Heroku
12 17 (0.70%) SaaS
13 13 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (0.45%) Bluemix
14 11 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
15 9 (0.37%) OpenShift
16 8 (0.33%) CloudBees
16 8 (0.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 148 (6.09%) HTTP
2 73 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 61 (2.51%) SSL
4 48 (1.98%) Internet
5 28 (1.15%) DNS
6 23 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (0.41%) DVB
8 9 (0.37%) LDAP
9 8 (0.33%) AMQP
10 7 (0.29%) Intranet
11 5 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.12%) 5G
12 3 (0.12%) Firewall
12 3 (0.12%) IPsec
12 3 (0.12%) Network Security
12 3 (0.12%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (0.12%) Telepresence
12 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.12%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.082%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 231 (9.51%) NoSQL
3 199 (8.19%) MySQL
4 162 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 112 (4.61%) SQL Server
6 109 (4.49%) Redis
7 104 (4.28%) Relational Database
8 79 (3.25%) Big Data
9 72 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 64 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 37 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 23 (0.95%) Blockchain
12 23 (0.95%) RDBMS
13 21 (0.86%) Neo4j
14 17 (0.70%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.66%) CouchDB
16 13 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (0.53%) BigQuery
17 12 (0.49%) Riak
18 11 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 624 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 405 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 234 (9.63%) Grunt
4 230 (9.47%) gulp
5 214 (8.81%) JIRA
6 202 (8.31%) Jasmine
7 185 (7.61%) Cucumber
8 158 (6.50%) Selenium
9 147 (6.05%) Mocha
10 119 (4.90%) JUnit
11 107 (4.40%) Maven
11 107 (4.40%) TeamCity
12 98 (4.03%) webpack
13 91 (3.74%) Subversion
14 72 (2.96%) Karma Test Runner
15 69 (2.84%) WebDriver
16 68 (2.80%) Bower
17 55 (2.26%) Mockito
18 54 (2.22%) Gradle
19 43 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 312 (12.84%) Finance
2 227 (9.34%) Banking
3 82 (3.37%) Retail
4 64 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 52 (2.14%) Publishing
6 51 (2.10%) Games
7 46 (1.89%) Marketing
8 39 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.36%) Front Office
10 20 (0.82%) Advertising
11 16 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.53%) Electronics
13 10 (0.41%) Back Office
14 9 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.37%) Legal
15 6 (0.25%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.16%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.082%) Automotive
17 2 (0.082%) Online Betting
18 1 (0.041%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1839 (75.68%) Developer
2 648 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 469 (19.30%) Node.js Developer
4 435 (17.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 262 (10.78%) Java Developer
6 222 (9.14%) Angular Developer
7 211 (8.68%) Full Stack Developer
8 198 (8.15%) Senior Developer
9 131 (5.39%) HTML Developer
10 122 (5.02%) UI Developer
11 118 (4.86%) Architect
12 116 (4.77%) Web Developer
13 109 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
14 85 (3.50%) HTML CSS Developer
15 79 (3.25%) Software Engineer
16 73 (3.00%) Agile Developer
17 57 (2.35%) JavaScript Engineer
18 56 (2.30%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 54 (2.22%) .NET Developer
20 52 (2.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1133 (46.63%) HTML
2 1086 (44.69%) AngularJS
3 1084 (44.61%) CSS
4 769 (31.65%) React
5 729 (30.00%) HTML5
6 579 (23.83%) CSS3
7 400 (16.46%) REST
8 380 (15.64%) jQuery
9 346 (14.24%) Sass
10 329 (13.54%) Web Services
11 326 (13.42%) RESTful
12 251 (10.33%) JSON
13 233 (9.59%) Spring
14 194 (7.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 186 (7.65%) Express
16 183 (7.53%) .NET
17 168 (6.91%) Redux
18 153 (6.30%) XML
19 142 (5.84%) LESS
20 134 (5.51%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 295 (12.14%) User Experience
2 124 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 84 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 46 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (1.60%) Fintech
6 37 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (0.78%) Public Cloud
9 18 (0.74%) STB
10 17 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 17 (0.70%) Fixed Income
11 16 (0.66%) Blog
11 16 (0.66%) iPad
12 14 (0.58%) Digital Media
13 13 (0.53%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.53%) Equities
13 13 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
13 13 (0.53%) Virtual Team
14 11 (0.45%) Digital TV
14 11 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 426 (17.53%) Linux
2 130 (5.35%) Unix
3 89 (3.66%) Windows
4 71 (2.92%) Android
5 61 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 48 (1.98%) Ubuntu
7 47 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (1.19%) CoreOS
9 15 (0.62%) CentOS
10 11 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.41%) RancherOS
12 9 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.16%) Solaris
14 4 (0.16%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.16%) Windows Server
14 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.082%) Debian
15 2 (0.082%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1402 (57.70%) Agile Software Development
2 837 (34.44%) TDD
3 553 (22.76%) Front End Development
4 504 (20.74%) BDD
5 497 (20.45%) Scrum
6 388 (15.97%) DevOps
7 383 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
8 323 (13.29%) Web Development
9 303 (12.47%) Microservices
10 293 (12.06%) OO
11 277 (11.40%) Software Engineering
12 247 (10.16%) Open Source
13 229 (9.42%) E-Commerce
14 217 (8.93%) MVC
15 215 (8.85%) Kanban
16 166 (6.83%) Continuous Delivery
17 136 (5.60%) Responsive Web Design
18 129 (5.31%) Pair Programming
19 125 (5.14%) Unit Testing
20 119 (4.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1816 (74.73%) JavaScript
2 845 (34.77%) Java
3 282 (11.60%) Python
4 256 (10.53%) SQL
5 213 (8.77%) ES6
6 210 (8.64%) C#
7 192 (7.90%) PHP
8 191 (7.86%) Ruby
9 143 (5.88%) Scala
10 70 (2.88%) Go
11 59 (2.43%) Perl
12 47 (1.93%) C++
13 46 (1.89%) Bash Shell
13 46 (1.89%) Shell Script
14 42 (1.73%) TypeScript
15 33 (1.36%) Groovy
16 32 (1.32%) Korn
16 32 (1.32%) XPath
17 25 (1.03%) ECMAScript
18 23 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 128 (5.27%) Degree
2 99 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 78 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.25%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.082%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.082%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.082%) ISEB
8 1 (0.041%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.041%) CFA
8 1 (0.041%) MCP
8 1 (0.041%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (5.10%) QA
2 20 (0.82%) FATCA
3 15 (0.62%) SDET
4 12 (0.49%) MiFID
5 9 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.37%) WCAG
6 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.12%) EMIR
7 3 (0.12%) SLA
8 2 (0.082%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.041%) WAI
System Software
1 327 (13.46%) Docker
2 14 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.41%) etcd
4 10 (0.41%) flannel
4 10 (0.41%) HDFS
5 8 (0.33%) vCloud
6 7 (0.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.12%) vSphere
8 2 (0.082%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.082%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.082%) Xen
9 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.041%) iptables
9 1 (0.041%) KVM
9 1 (0.041%) Varnish
9 1 (0.041%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 155 (6.38%) Ansible
2 126 (5.19%) Puppet
3 112 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (3.25%) Kubernetes
5 38 (1.56%) Terraform
6 30 (1.23%) Mesos
7 24 (0.99%) Kibana
8 22 (0.91%) Consul
9 19 (0.78%) Nagios
10 17 (0.70%) Grafana
11 15 (0.62%) Marathon
12 14 (0.58%) Salt
12 14 (0.58%) ZABBIX
13 12 (0.49%) Rancher
14 11 (0.45%) Packer
15 10 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
15 10 (0.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 10 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 8 (0.33%) logstash
17 7 (0.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 102 (4.20%) Oracle
2 70 (2.88%) Google
3 58 (2.39%) Microsoft
4 52 (2.14%) Red Hat
5 35 (1.44%) VMware
6 34 (1.40%) MuleSoft
7 33 (1.36%) Solace
8 31 (1.28%) Splunk
9 28 (1.15%) Adobe
10 24 (0.99%) IBM
11 23 (0.95%) New Relic
12 21 (0.86%) Atlassian
13 20 (0.82%) Apigee
13 20 (0.82%) Zend
14 18 (0.74%) SAP
14 18 (0.74%) Sybase
15 17 (0.70%) Twitter
16 15 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
17 13 (0.53%) Rackspace
18 12 (0.49%) ServiceNow
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