Period
to 20 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a React Developer was £510 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

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.

React.js Developer
UK
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 168 330
Rank change year-on-year +17 +162 +209
Contract jobs requiring a React Developer 1,650 1,597 681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.81% 1.59% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.67% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,352 1,331 524
UK median daily rate £510 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £368 £363 £338
90th Percentile £650 £635 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
UK median hourly rate £55.00 £150.00 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +246.82% -
10th Percentile £41.10 £135.00 £33.04
90th Percentile £109.50 £165.00 £46.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.75 - -

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 86,040 95,554 86,200
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 94.87% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,693 62,780 55,917
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £631 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,751 2,995 2,924
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.93 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.60 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.57% -2.78% -7.69%

React Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured React Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing React Developer over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing React Developer over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing React Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. 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 +18 1,567 £523 +10.00% 414
London +27 1,181 £525 +5.00% 255
UK excluding London -8 438 £450 +12.50% 173
South East +6 168 £450 +5.88% 51
North of England -32 96 £425 +6.25% 46
North West +8 68 £425 +6.25% 30
Midlands +28 60 £450 +21.62% 27
South West -24 45 £600 +26.32% 21
Scotland +27 37 £425 +3.03% 8
East Midlands +28 34 £450 +21.62% 17
West Midlands +8 26 £450 +20.00% 10
Yorkshire -26 26 £450 +7.46% 14
East of England +2 16 £419 -1.47% 14
Northern Ireland - 9 £350 -
Wales +1 7 £363 -23.68% 6
North East +11 2 £325 +4.84% 2

React Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, React 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 React Developer in the job title.

1 1,252 (75.88%) React
2 1,223 (74.12%) JavaScript
3 763 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
4 744 (45.09%) HTML
5 740 (44.85%) CSS
6 633 (38.36%) Redux
7 553 (33.52%) Node.js
8 525 (31.82%) Front End Development
9 502 (30.42%) TDD
10 375 (22.73%) HTML5
11 353 (21.39%) Finance
12 303 (18.36%) AngularJS
13 293 (17.76%) ES6
14 279 (16.91%) Java
15 277 (16.79%) Git (software)
16 236 (14.30%) CSS3
17 228 (13.82%) Sass
18 223 (13.52%) BDD
18 223 (13.52%) Greenfield Project
19 212 (12.85%) React Native
20 210 (12.73%) TypeScript
21 201 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
22 192 (11.64%) User Experience
23 191 (11.58%) C#
24 186 (11.27%) webpack
25 181 (10.97%) .NET
26 175 (10.61%) Fintech
27 173 (10.48%) GraphQL
27 173 (10.48%) Microservices
28 167 (10.12%) RESTful

React 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 41 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (1.45%) CMS
3 15 (0.91%) Confluence
4 13 (0.79%) WebSphere
5 12 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.36%) nginx
7 6 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.30%) Liferay
9 3 (0.18%) Apache
9 3 (0.18%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.18%) Mule
9 3 (0.18%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.12%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.12%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.061%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.061%) CICS
11 1 (0.061%) JBoss
11 1 (0.061%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (0.55%) InVision
2 8 (0.48%) Adobe XD
3 7 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.12%) Zeplin
6 1 (0.061%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (0.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.061%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 201 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (9.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (4.42%) Serverless
4 55 (3.33%) GitHub
5 35 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
5 35 (2.12%) npm
6 33 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (0.97%) Yarn
10 15 (0.91%) Heroku
11 14 (0.85%) Slack
12 13 (0.79%) SaaS
13 12 (0.73%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (0.67%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.48%) PaaS
16 7 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
17 6 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
18 3 (0.18%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.03%) HTTP
2 15 (0.91%) Internet
3 13 (0.79%) AMQP
4 3 (0.18%) MQTT
5 1 (0.061%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (6.97%) NoSQL
2 57 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 49 (2.97%) MySQL
4 48 (2.91%) SQL Server
5 46 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (2.48%) Redis
7 23 (1.39%) Big Data
7 23 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 22 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (1.15%) Blockchain
10 12 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
10 12 (0.73%) RDBMS
11 11 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (0.61%) KDB
13 7 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (0.36%) Cloudant
15 5 (0.30%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.30%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 277 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 186 (11.27%) webpack
3 84 (5.09%) Jenkins
4 74 (4.48%) Mocha
5 56 (3.39%) Jasmine
6 53 (3.21%) Grunt
7 50 (3.03%) Subversion
8 44 (2.67%) gulp
9 42 (2.55%) JIRA
10 36 (2.18%) Babel
10 36 (2.18%) Selenium
11 27 (1.64%) Visual Studio
12 23 (1.39%) PostCSS
12 23 (1.39%) Visual Studio Code
13 21 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
14 20 (1.21%) Maven
15 16 (0.97%) Cucumber
15 16 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
16 15 (0.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 353 (21.39%) Finance
2 121 (7.33%) Banking
3 109 (6.61%) Front Office
4 55 (3.33%) Retail
5 33 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 26 (1.58%) Games
7 18 (1.09%) Publishing
8 13 (0.79%) Marketing
9 8 (0.48%) Law
10 5 (0.30%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.24%) Digital Economy
11 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.18%) Advertising
12 3 (0.18%) Legal
13 2 (0.12%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.061%) Automotive
14 1 (0.061%) Back Office
14 1 (0.061%) Electronics
14 1 (0.061%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,252 (75.88%) React
2 744 (45.09%) HTML
3 740 (44.85%) CSS
4 633 (38.36%) Redux
5 553 (33.52%) Node.js
6 375 (22.73%) HTML5
7 303 (18.36%) AngularJS
8 236 (14.30%) CSS3
9 228 (13.82%) Sass
10 212 (12.85%) React Native
11 181 (10.97%) .NET
12 173 (10.48%) GraphQL
13 167 (10.12%) RESTful
14 157 (9.52%) REST
15 137 (8.30%) Jest
16 125 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 113 (6.85%) jQuery
18 92 (5.58%) Web Services
19 86 (5.21%) JSON
20 85 (5.15%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 223 (13.52%) Greenfield Project
2 192 (11.64%) User Experience
3 175 (10.61%) Fintech
4 125 (7.58%) Mobile App
5 48 (2.91%) Hedge funds
6 32 (1.94%) Virtual Team
7 30 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (1.76%) Data Structures
9 28 (1.70%) Fixed Income
9 28 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 27 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (1.39%) Derivative
12 23 (1.39%) Equities
13 20 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
14 14 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
15 12 (0.73%) Vector Graphics
16 8 (0.48%) Cloud Native
16 8 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
16 8 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 72 (4.36%) Apple iOS
2 64 (3.88%) Android
3 32 (1.94%) Linux
4 17 (1.03%) Unix
5 10 (0.61%) Windows
6 4 (0.24%) CentOS
6 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.061%) Android TV
7 1 (0.061%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.061%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (31.82%) Front End Development
3 502 (30.42%) TDD
4 223 (13.52%) BDD
5 173 (10.48%) Microservices
6 139 (8.42%) DevOps
6 139 (8.42%) Scrum
7 135 (8.18%) Web Development
8 131 (7.94%) OO
9 129 (7.82%) Test Automation
10 128 (7.76%) E-Commerce
11 123 (7.45%) MVC
12 121 (7.33%) Software Engineering
13 98 (5.94%) Unit Testing
14 95 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
15 65 (3.94%) Problem-Solving
16 61 (3.70%) Pair Programming
17 59 (3.58%) Responsive Web Design
18 56 (3.39%) Open Source
19 48 (2.91%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,223 (74.12%) JavaScript
2 293 (17.76%) ES6
3 279 (16.91%) Java
4 210 (12.73%) TypeScript
5 191 (11.58%) C#
6 116 (7.03%) SQL
7 81 (4.91%) Python
8 53 (3.21%) Java 8
9 42 (2.55%) ES7
10 33 (2.00%) PHP
11 24 (1.45%) Go
12 18 (1.09%) Apple Swift
12 18 (1.09%) Ruby
12 18 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 14 (0.85%) JSX
14 13 (0.79%) Scala
15 12 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 12 (0.73%) C++
15 12 (0.73%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (1.33%) Degree
2 11 (0.67%) AWS Certification
3 6 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.12%) PhD
6 1 (0.061%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.30%) QA
2 4 (0.24%) WCAG
3 3 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 132 (8.00%) Docker
2 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.061%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.061%) zsh
Systems Management
1 58 (3.52%) Kubernetes
2 24 (1.45%) Terraform
3 7 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (0.36%) Ansible
5 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.18%) Puppet
6 2 (0.12%) Kibana
7 1 (0.061%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 35 (2.12%) Google
2 29 (1.76%) Microsoft
3 17 (1.03%) Oracle
4 14 (0.85%) Adobe
5 8 (0.48%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 8 (0.48%) Twitter
6 7 (0.42%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.36%) hybris
8 5 (0.30%) IBM
8 5 (0.30%) Perforce
9 4 (0.24%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.24%) Splunk
10 2 (0.12%) Tableau
10 2 (0.12%) VMware
11 1 (0.061%) Apple
11 1 (0.061%) ATG
11 1 (0.061%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.061%) Cadence
11 1 (0.061%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.061%) Zend