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 26 June 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.

Node.js (Node)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 105 196
Rank change year-on-year +50 +91  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1699 1185 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.61% 2.23% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.29% 7.85% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 865 488
Median daily rate £450 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £552 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £30.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +29.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.16 £37.50 £25.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.50 £36.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 15051 15100 15398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.01% 28.45% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10395 10636 10284
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 180 213
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 June 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 +47 1626 £450 +0.05% 580
London +30 974 £490 +3.15% 252
South East +102 267 £425 +11.47% 81
City of London +16 187 £500 +11.11% 60
Yorkshire +12 84 £405 -10.00% 35
North West +49 79 £408 +8.66% 54
East Midlands +37 75 £450 +35.84% 30
Buckinghamshire +27 74 £389 +0.32% 8
East of England +31 69 £394 +0.96% 51
West Yorkshire +2 67 £420 -6.66% 24
Oxfordshire +29 58 £425 +13.33% 10
Leeds -5 54 £420 -5.08% 23
Manchester +28 51 £400 +6.66% 38
Milton Keynes +14 51 £355 -8.38% 2
Cambridgeshire +28 49 £388 -8.82% 21
Berkshire +53 48 £425 +13.33% 12
Hampshire +27 40 £425 +18.05% 26
Northern Ireland -9 40 £413 +17.77% 2
South West +23 39 £400 +1.58% 30
West Midlands +15 39 £406 +12.06% 41
County Antrim -10 39 £413 +17.77% 1
Belfast -13 36 £413 +17.77% 1
Leicestershire +9 35 £315 -3.07% 9
Northamptonshire +29 33 £450 +12.50% 2
Oxford +19 33 £443 +18.00% 5
Scotland +24 26 £419 +11.66% 19
Surrey +3 23 £419 +4.68% 13
East Sussex +4 22 £450 +28.57% 2
Leicester +7 20 £315 -17.37% 4
Birmingham +30 19 £375 +1.35% 16

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2137 (73.94%) JavaScript
2 1678 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 1416 (49.00%) HTML
4 1340 (46.37%) CSS
5 1254 (43.39%) AngularJS
6 1022 (35.36%) TDD
7 988 (34.19%) React
8 963 (33.32%) Java
9 853 (29.52%) HTML5
10 672 (23.25%) Git (software)
11 661 (22.87%) CSS3
12 622 (21.52%) Front End Development
13 580 (20.07%) Scrum
14 563 (19.48%) DevOps
15 505 (17.47%) BDD
16 491 (16.99%) Amazon AWS
17 488 (16.89%) Python
18 466 (16.12%) Linux
19 465 (16.09%) Jenkins
20 464 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
21 441 (15.26%) MongoDB
22 439 (15.19%) Finance
23 435 (15.05%) Sass
24 434 (15.02%) Docker
25 416 (14.39%) jQuery
26 394 (13.63%) Microservices
27 377 (13.04%) Test Automation
28 352 (12.18%) RESTful
28 352 (12.18%) Web Development
29 342 (11.83%) OO

Node.js
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
1 118 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
2 93 (3.22%) nginx
3 75 (2.60%) Apache
4 69 (2.39%) Confluence
5 65 (2.25%) Tomcat
6 62 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 54 (1.87%) CMS
8 33 (1.14%) WebSphere
9 31 (1.07%) JBoss
10 28 (0.97%) Drupal
11 26 (0.90%) Apache Spark
12 25 (0.87%) OpenStack
12 25 (0.87%) WordPress
13 24 (0.83%) WebLogic
14 17 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 15 (0.52%) IIS
16 11 (0.38%) Hubot
17 10 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 10 (0.35%) Anypoint
18 9 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 46 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 16 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.069%) GIMP
6 2 (0.069%) InVision
6 2 (0.069%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.069%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.035%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.35%) Magento
3 6 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.069%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.035%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.035%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.035%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.035%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.035%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.035%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 491 (16.99%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (4.60%) GitHub
3 131 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 91 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
5 86 (2.98%) PaaS
6 65 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
7 48 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 46 (1.59%) Amazon S3
9 41 (1.42%) Heroku
10 36 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 34 (1.18%) IaaS
12 29 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (0.97%) Google Analytics
13 28 (0.97%) SaaS
14 26 (0.90%) OpenShift
15 24 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
16 21 (0.73%) Slack
17 20 (0.69%) Route 53
18 12 (0.42%) Bluemix
18 12 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 134 (4.64%) HTTP
2 73 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 59 (2.04%) SSL
4 57 (1.97%) Internet
5 38 (1.31%) DNS
6 27 (0.93%) LDAP
7 17 (0.59%) Firewall
8 14 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (0.28%) DVB
10 7 (0.24%) Intranet
11 6 (0.21%) MQTT
11 6 (0.21%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.14%) AMQP
12 4 (0.14%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.14%) Skype
12 4 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
12 4 (0.14%) tcpdump
12 4 (0.14%) VPN
13 3 (0.10%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 441 (15.26%) MongoDB
2 302 (10.45%) NoSQL
3 233 (8.06%) MySQL
4 172 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
5 130 (4.50%) SQL Server
6 109 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 82 (2.84%) Redis
8 68 (2.35%) Big Data
9 67 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 59 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 58 (2.01%) Hadoop
12 52 (1.80%) RDBMS
13 24 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
14 23 (0.80%) CouchDB
15 17 (0.59%) Oracle Database
16 16 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
16 16 (0.55%) Blockchain
17 13 (0.45%) GIS
18 11 (0.38%) Neo4j
19 8 (0.28%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 672 (23.25%) Git (software)
2 465 (16.09%) Jenkins
3 295 (10.21%) gulp
4 288 (9.97%) Grunt
5 223 (7.72%) Jasmine
6 203 (7.02%) JIRA
7 202 (6.99%) Mocha
8 198 (6.85%) Selenium
9 179 (6.19%) Cucumber
10 139 (4.81%) webpack
11 130 (4.50%) Subversion
12 103 (3.56%) TeamCity
13 93 (3.22%) Karma Test Runner
14 92 (3.18%) JUnit
15 80 (2.77%) WebDriver
16 70 (2.42%) Babel
17 65 (2.25%) Maven
18 64 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
19 62 (2.15%) Bower
20 56 (1.94%) Protractor
General
1 439 (15.19%) Finance
2 329 (11.38%) Banking
3 129 (4.46%) Retail
4 81 (2.80%) Marketing
5 80 (2.77%) Investment Banking
6 60 (2.08%) Front Office
7 41 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 31 (1.07%) Games
9 29 (1.00%) Publishing
10 28 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 27 (0.93%) Electronics
12 24 (0.83%) Advertising
13 15 (0.52%) Back Office
13 15 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.35%) Legal
15 9 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.31%) French Language
16 7 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.21%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 2242 (77.58%) Developer
2 727 (25.16%) JavaScript Developer
3 603 (20.87%) Node.js Developer
4 502 (17.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 298 (10.31%) Angular Developer
6 278 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 270 (9.34%) Full Stack Developer
8 254 (8.79%) Java Developer
9 190 (6.57%) HTML Developer
10 151 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
11 149 (5.16%) Web Developer
12 130 (4.50%) UI Developer
13 127 (4.39%) HTML CSS Developer
14 117 (4.05%) Architect
15 98 (3.39%) Agile Developer
16 94 (3.25%) Python Developer
17 85 (2.94%) Software Engineer
18 75 (2.60%) JavaScript Engineer
19 70 (2.42%) .NET Developer
20 67 (2.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1416 (49.00%) HTML
2 1340 (46.37%) CSS
3 1254 (43.39%) AngularJS
4 988 (34.19%) React
5 853 (29.52%) HTML5
6 661 (22.87%) CSS3
7 435 (15.05%) Sass
8 416 (14.39%) jQuery
9 352 (12.18%) RESTful
10 337 (11.66%) REST
11 315 (10.90%) Web Services
12 305 (10.55%) JSON
13 282 (9.76%) Redux
14 270 (9.34%) .NET
15 240 (8.30%) Spring
16 219 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 210 (7.27%) Express
18 189 (6.54%) LESS
19 178 (6.16%) Angular 2
20 164 (5.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 321 (11.11%) User Experience
2 190 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
3 129 (4.46%) Mobile App
4 106 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 58 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 49 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 46 (1.59%) Fintech
9 37 (1.28%) Data Structures
10 36 (1.25%) Fixed Income
11 32 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
12 31 (1.07%) Virtual Team
13 29 (1.00%) Public Cloud
14 26 (0.90%) Derivative
15 24 (0.83%) Blog
16 19 (0.66%) Management Information System
17 16 (0.55%) Digital Media
17 16 (0.55%) Video on Demand
18 15 (0.52%) Equities
18 15 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 466 (16.12%) Linux
2 167 (5.78%) Unix
3 98 (3.39%) Windows
4 73 (2.53%) Android
5 68 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 64 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 50 (1.73%) Ubuntu
8 25 (0.87%) CoreOS
9 23 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.38%) CentOS
12 5 (0.17%) Windows Server
13 4 (0.14%) VMS
13 4 (0.14%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.10%) RancherOS
15 2 (0.069%) AIX
15 2 (0.069%) Debian
15 2 (0.069%) Solaris
15 2 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1678 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1022 (35.36%) TDD
3 622 (21.52%) Front End Development
4 580 (20.07%) Scrum
5 563 (19.48%) DevOps
6 505 (17.47%) BDD
7 464 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
8 394 (13.63%) Microservices
9 377 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 352 (12.18%) Web Development
11 342 (11.83%) OO
12 298 (10.31%) Open Source
13 283 (9.79%) E-Commerce
14 270 (9.34%) Software Engineering
15 263 (9.10%) MVC
16 235 (8.13%) Kanban
17 174 (6.02%) Continuous Delivery
18 172 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
19 161 (5.57%) Pair Programming
19 161 (5.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2137 (73.94%) JavaScript
2 963 (33.32%) Java
3 488 (16.89%) Python
4 326 (11.28%) C#
5 320 (11.07%) SQL
6 284 (9.83%) ES6
7 274 (9.48%) Ruby
8 189 (6.54%) PHP
9 180 (6.23%) Scala
10 109 (3.77%) TypeScript
11 87 (3.01%) Go
12 78 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 66 (2.28%) Perl
14 57 (1.97%) C++
15 39 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 38 (1.31%) ECMAScript
17 27 (0.93%) Groovy
18 25 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
19 24 (0.83%) Apple Swift
20 22 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 145 (5.02%) Degree
2 118 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 106 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 58 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (0.45%) OCPJP
7 7 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.17%) OCP
8 5 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.14%) ISEB
9 4 (0.14%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.10%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.069%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.069%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.035%) CFA
12 1 (0.035%) MCP
12 1 (0.035%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (3.29%) QA
2 15 (0.52%) MiFID
3 7 (0.24%) FATCA
4 6 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.21%) SLA
5 5 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.10%) EMIR
6 3 (0.10%) WAI
7 2 (0.069%) WCAG
8 1 (0.035%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 434 (15.02%) Docker
2 22 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.28%) HDFS
5 4 (0.14%) KVM
5 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.10%) etcd
6 3 (0.10%) flannel
6 3 (0.10%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.10%) Squid
6 3 (0.10%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.10%) vSphere
7 2 (0.069%) Xen
8 1 (0.035%) Varnish
8 1 (0.035%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.035%) XenApp
8 1 (0.035%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 167 (5.78%) Ansible
2 159 (5.50%) Puppet
3 146 (5.05%) Kubernetes
4 130 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
5 102 (3.53%) Terraform
6 51 (1.76%) Kibana
7 47 (1.63%) logstash
8 37 (1.28%) Mesos
9 35 (1.21%) Grafana
10 24 (0.83%) Consul
11 23 (0.80%) Packer
12 20 (0.69%) Nagios
13 15 (0.52%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.45%) Salt
15 12 (0.42%) HAProxy
15 12 (0.42%) Marathon
16 7 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
17 6 (0.21%) Graphite
17 6 (0.21%) Prometheus
17 6 (0.21%) rkt
Vendors
1 121 (4.19%) Oracle
2 90 (3.11%) Google
3 67 (2.32%) Microsoft
4 66 (2.28%) Red Hat
5 63 (2.18%) IBM
6 33 (1.14%) Adobe
7 27 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (0.90%) SAP
8 26 (0.90%) Splunk
8 26 (0.90%) Zend
9 24 (0.83%) MuleSoft
10 21 (0.73%) New Relic
10 21 (0.73%) VMware
11 18 (0.62%) TIBCO
12 16 (0.55%) AppDynamics
13 15 (0.52%) Apigee
14 14 (0.48%) Solace
15 12 (0.42%) Twitter
16 10 (0.35%) CA Agile Central
16 10 (0.35%) Rackspace
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Rate: £250 to £300 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £499 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago