Period
to 3 April 2020

The median contractor rate for a React Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 3 April 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.

React.js Developer
UK
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 156 187
Rank change year-on-year +13 +31 +164
Contract jobs requiring a React Developer 1,110 1,716 1,493
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.80% 1.78% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.88% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 1,417 1,299
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £356
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £150.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -63.33% +246.82%
10th Percentile £32.59 £52.50 £135.00
90th Percentile £79.80 £57.50 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -36.36% - -

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 57,757 91,220 96,549
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.79% 94.67% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 36,692 60,416 63,589
Median daily rate £460 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £228 £275 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,484 2,823 2,920
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% - +1.08%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.07 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.00 £48.02
Median hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -

React Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing React Developer.

Daily rate trend for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing React Developer over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing React Developer.

Hourly rate trend for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing React Developer over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for React Developer in the UK

React Developer
Top 17 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 3 April 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 +25 1,048 £513 +2.50% 275
London +19 768 £528 +0.48% 160
UK excluding London +34 328 £450 +5.88% 135
North of England +43 91 £419 +1.52% 47
South East -29 64 £463 +2.78% 25
North West +4 50 £450 +12.50% 24
Scotland +26 47 £450 +9.09% 12
East of England +68 44 £488 -2.50% 13
Work from Home +1 44 £450 - 31
South West +45 43 £450 -19.79% 12
Midlands +34 37 £406 -9.72% 18
Yorkshire +51 35 £400 -5.88% 5
East Midlands +21 22 £406 -18.75% 6
West Midlands +43 15 £475 +5.56% 12
North East +29 6 £394 -7.35% 18
Wales +27 3 £450 +5.88% 9
Northern Ireland +5 1 - -

React Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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.

1 749 (67.48%) React
2 740 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 528 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
4 372 (33.51%) CSS
5 353 (31.80%) HTML
6 349 (31.44%) Redux
7 333 (30.00%) Node.js
8 263 (23.69%) Front End Development
9 255 (22.97%) TDD
10 210 (18.92%) TypeScript
11 195 (17.57%) HTML5
12 193 (17.39%) Finance
13 180 (16.22%) AngularJS
14 176 (15.86%) Git (software)
15 173 (15.59%) React Native
16 169 (15.23%) AWS
17 163 (14.68%) Java
18 157 (14.14%) Azure
19 149 (13.42%) Scrum
19 149 (13.42%) Greenfield Project
20 146 (13.15%) Docker
21 133 (11.98%) .NET
22 132 (11.89%) User Experience
23 124 (11.17%) Microservices
24 119 (10.72%) C#
25 116 (10.45%) ES6
26 109 (9.82%) CSS3
27 108 (9.73%) GraphQL
28 107 (9.64%) RESTful
28 107 (9.64%) DevOps

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 19 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (1.35%) Apache
2 15 (1.35%) SAS
3 11 (0.99%) CMS
3 11 (0.99%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.63%) Confluence
4 7 (0.63%) nginx
4 7 (0.63%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (0.36%) Drupal
6 3 (0.27%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.27%) Headless CMS
6 3 (0.27%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.18%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.090%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.090%) Kentico
8 1 (0.090%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.090%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.090%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.090%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (1.17%) Photoshop
1 13 (1.17%) Sketch
2 3 (0.27%) Zeplin
3 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.18%) InVision
Business Applications
1 14 (1.26%) Magento
2 12 (1.08%) Shopify
3 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.090%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 169 (15.23%) AWS
2 157 (14.14%) Azure
3 58 (5.23%) Serverless
4 46 (4.14%) AWS Lambda
5 39 (3.51%) GCP
6 24 (2.16%) npm
7 22 (1.98%) Amazon S3
8 21 (1.89%) GitHub
9 20 (1.80%) SaaS
10 19 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 15 (1.35%) CloudFront
13 13 (1.17%) OpenShift
14 12 (1.08%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (0.72%) PaaS
17 7 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
17 7 (0.63%) Heroku
17 7 (0.63%) Yarn
18 6 (0.54%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.99%) HTTP
2 3 (0.27%) RTMP
2 3 (0.27%) Skype
2 3 (0.27%) SSH
3 2 (0.18%) Internet
4 1 (0.090%) FTP
4 1 (0.090%) MQTT
4 1 (0.090%) SMTP
4 1 (0.090%) SSL
4 1 (0.090%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (5.50%) MySQL
2 38 (3.42%) MongoDB
3 34 (3.06%) SQL Server
4 30 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 30 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 28 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (2.52%) Redis
6 13 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (1.17%) Blockchain
7 12 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (0.81%) BigQuery
10 8 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (0.63%) Big Data
11 7 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.54%) Cosmos DB
12 6 (0.54%) Pentaho
13 5 (0.45%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 176 (15.86%) Git (software)
2 76 (6.85%) Jenkins
3 46 (4.14%) webpack
4 37 (3.33%) Selenium
5 34 (3.06%) JIRA
6 32 (2.88%) Cucumber
7 27 (2.43%) Jasmine
8 21 (1.89%) PostCSS
9 20 (1.80%) Cypress.io
10 19 (1.71%) CircleCI
10 19 (1.71%) TeamCity
11 18 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (1.17%) Mocha
12 13 (1.17%) NUnit
12 13 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (1.08%) Grunt
13 12 (1.08%) Visual Studio
14 11 (0.99%) Bitbucket
14 11 (0.99%) JUnit
14 11 (0.99%) MSBuild
General
1 193 (17.39%) Finance
2 81 (7.30%) Front Office
3 62 (5.59%) Banking
4 40 (3.60%) Retail
5 22 (1.98%) Games
6 19 (1.71%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.44%) Public Sector
8 9 (0.81%) Law
9 7 (0.63%) Publishing
10 6 (0.54%) Marketing
11 5 (0.45%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.36%) Automotive
13 3 (0.27%) Advertising
13 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.18%) Back Office
14 2 (0.18%) Legal
14 2 (0.18%) Local Government
14 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.090%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 749 (67.48%) React
2 372 (33.51%) CSS
3 353 (31.80%) HTML
4 349 (31.44%) Redux
5 333 (30.00%) Node.js
6 195 (17.57%) HTML5
7 180 (16.22%) AngularJS
8 173 (15.59%) React Native
9 133 (11.98%) .NET
10 109 (9.82%) CSS3
11 108 (9.73%) GraphQL
12 107 (9.64%) RESTful
13 94 (8.47%) REST
14 88 (7.93%) Web Services
15 84 (7.57%) Sass
16 78 (7.03%) Jest
17 70 (6.31%) Vue.js
18 66 (5.95%) ASP.NET
19 56 (5.05%) Spring
20 47 (4.23%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 149 (13.42%) Greenfield Project
2 132 (11.89%) User Experience
3 85 (7.66%) Mobile App
4 69 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.06%) Fixed Income
6 25 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (2.07%) Hedge funds
8 21 (1.89%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.80%) Algorithms
10 15 (1.35%) Derivative
11 12 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.90%) W3C
13 8 (0.72%) Equities
14 7 (0.63%) Blog
14 7 (0.63%) Data Centre
15 6 (0.54%) Digital Media
16 4 (0.36%) Cloud Native
16 4 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
17 3 (0.27%) Self-Motivation
17 3 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (8.29%) Android
2 76 (6.85%) Apple iOS
3 28 (2.52%) Linux
4 8 (0.72%) Unix
5 2 (0.18%) Windows
6 1 (0.090%) CentOS
6 1 (0.090%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.090%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (23.69%) Front End Development
3 255 (22.97%) TDD
4 149 (13.42%) Scrum
5 124 (11.17%) Microservices
6 107 (9.64%) DevOps
7 106 (9.55%) BDD
8 96 (8.65%) OO
9 93 (8.38%) Test Automation
10 88 (7.93%) MVC
11 85 (7.66%) Problem-Solving
12 80 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (6.67%) Visualisation
14 73 (6.58%) Fintech
15 64 (5.77%) Software Engineering
16 63 (5.68%) Pair Programming
17 62 (5.59%) Unit Testing
18 60 (5.41%) SDLC
19 59 (5.32%) E-Commerce
20 57 (5.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 740 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 210 (18.92%) TypeScript
3 163 (14.68%) Java
4 119 (10.72%) C#
5 116 (10.45%) ES6
6 83 (7.48%) Python
7 61 (5.50%) SQL
8 35 (3.15%) PHP
9 32 (2.88%) Java 8
10 18 (1.62%) Kotlin
11 15 (1.35%) Ruby
11 15 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.26%) ES7
13 12 (1.08%) Objective-C
13 12 (1.08%) Scala
14 11 (0.99%) F#
15 10 (0.90%) Apple Swift
16 9 (0.81%) Go
17 6 (0.54%) Elm
18 5 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (2.52%) Degree
2 20 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.090%) ISEB
6 1 (0.090%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.090%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.41%) QA
2 7 (0.63%) WCAG
3 1 (0.090%) WAI
System Software
1 146 (13.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 87 (7.84%) Kubernetes
2 43 (3.87%) Terraform
3 8 (0.72%) Ansible
4 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.27%) Consul
5 3 (0.27%) Packer
6 2 (0.18%) Kibana
6 2 (0.18%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.090%) MIIS
Vendors
1 29 (2.61%) Google
2 27 (2.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (1.35%) IBM
4 12 (1.08%) Oracle
5 11 (0.99%) hybris
6 7 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.45%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.45%) Twitter
8 4 (0.36%) Facebook
9 3 (0.27%) GoCardless
9 3 (0.27%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.27%) Zuora
10 2 (0.18%) Databricks
10 2 (0.18%) Mapbox
10 2 (0.18%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.18%) New Relic
10 2 (0.18%) Okta
10 2 (0.18%) Solace
10 2 (0.18%) Telerik
10 2 (0.18%) TIBCO