Period
to 16 September 2019

The median contractor rate for a React Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 144 239
Rank change year-on-year +24 +95 +244
Contract jobs requiring a React Developer 1,833 1,938 1,092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.06% 1.91% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.02% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,484 1,570 894
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £338
90th Percentile £688 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
UK median hourly rate £115.00 £84.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.09% +181.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -

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 83,661 96,061 92,857
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.23% 94.75% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,914 62,983 60,587
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £649 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,904 3,102 2,798
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.87 £18.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.95% -5.58% -0.42%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.25 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% -3.36%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +20 1,746 £525 +5.00% 326
London +20 1,376 £550 +4.76% 208
UK excluding London -28 430 £425 - 135
North of England -9 123 £425 +6.25% 37
South East -40 114 £468 +7.47% 25
North West +15 86 £425 +11.48% 28
Scotland +23 54 £438 +2.94% 11
Midlands +11 52 £419 +4.69% 22
South West -26 46 £425 - 20
Yorkshire -32 36 £450 +5.88% 9
West Midlands +23 33 £425 +6.25% 12
East of England +15 25 £425 - 14
East Midlands +4 19 £413 +10.00% 10
Wales +26 9 £375 +7.14% 4
Northern Ireland - 8 £363 - 1
North East - 1 - -

React Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1,363 (74.36%) React
2 1,304 (71.14%) JavaScript
3 855 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
4 731 (39.88%) CSS
5 693 (37.81%) HTML
6 674 (36.77%) Redux
7 586 (31.97%) Node.js
8 564 (30.77%) Front End Development
9 540 (29.46%) TDD
10 388 (21.17%) Java
11 366 (19.97%) HTML5
12 365 (19.91%) Finance
13 319 (17.40%) AngularJS
14 308 (16.80%) Greenfield Project
15 299 (16.31%) TypeScript
16 288 (15.71%) Git (software)
17 260 (14.18%) ES6
18 257 (14.02%) React Native
19 247 (13.48%) AWS
19 247 (13.48%) Microservices
20 239 (13.04%) C#
21 234 (12.77%) Sass
22 232 (12.66%) CSS3
23 220 (12.00%) BDD
23 220 (12.00%) Fintech
24 205 (11.18%) User Experience
25 200 (10.91%) .NET
26 199 (10.86%) GraphQL
27 189 (10.31%) Azure
28 182 (9.93%) Docker

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 35 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (1.69%) CMS
3 23 (1.25%) Confluence
4 22 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 17 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 15 (0.82%) Apache
7 10 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (0.55%) WordPress
8 4 (0.22%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.22%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.22%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.16%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.16%) Liferay
9 3 (0.16%) Mule
9 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.11%) nginx
11 1 (0.055%) Drupal
11 1 (0.055%) Jetty
11 1 (0.055%) Mattermost
Applications
1 14 (0.76%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (0.44%) InVision
3 5 (0.27%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.27%) Zeplin
4 4 (0.22%) Adobe XD
4 4 (0.22%) Figma
4 4 (0.22%) Sketch
5 1 (0.055%) GIMP
5 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.055%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.055%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.055%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 22 (1.20%) Magento
2 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 247 (13.48%) AWS
2 189 (10.31%) Azure
3 87 (4.75%) Serverless
4 60 (3.27%) AWS Lambda
4 60 (3.27%) GCP
5 40 (2.18%) GitHub
6 37 (2.02%) Amazon S3
7 33 (1.80%) npm
8 26 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 26 (1.42%) OpenShift
9 25 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
10 23 (1.25%) Amazon ECS
11 22 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
12 18 (0.98%) Slack
13 9 (0.49%) Heroku
13 9 (0.49%) SaaS
14 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (0.27%) TestFlight
15 5 (0.27%) Yarn
16 4 (0.22%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.15%) Internet
2 18 (0.98%) HTTP
3 4 (0.22%) SSH
4 3 (0.16%) MQTT
5 2 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.055%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.055%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (5.02%) NoSQL
2 52 (2.84%) SQL Server
3 47 (2.56%) MySQL
4 43 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 33 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
6 33 (1.80%) Redis
7 32 (1.75%) Blockchain
8 30 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 23 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (0.82%) Big Data
11 14 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (0.55%) Amazon Athena
12 10 (0.55%) HBase
13 7 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.38%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.22%) Cosmos DB
15 4 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 288 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 156 (8.51%) webpack
3 90 (4.91%) Jenkins
4 68 (3.71%) JIRA
5 67 (3.66%) Jasmine
6 58 (3.16%) Mocha
7 44 (2.40%) Grunt
8 41 (2.24%) Selenium
9 33 (1.80%) gulp
10 32 (1.75%) Babel
11 29 (1.58%) Subversion
12 27 (1.47%) Visual Studio
13 25 (1.36%) TeamCity
14 24 (1.31%) Karma Test Runner
15 23 (1.25%) Artifactory
15 23 (1.25%) Bitbucket
16 22 (1.20%) Bower
16 22 (1.20%) RStudio
17 20 (1.09%) PostCSS
17 20 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 365 (19.91%) Finance
2 122 (6.66%) Front Office
3 115 (6.27%) Banking
4 60 (3.27%) Retail
5 38 (2.07%) Investment Banking
6 34 (1.85%) Games
7 31 (1.69%) Marketing
8 13 (0.71%) Law
9 11 (0.60%) Publishing
10 7 (0.38%) Advertising
11 5 (0.27%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.22%) German Language
12 4 (0.22%) Legal
12 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.22%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.16%) Automotive
13 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,363 (74.36%) React
2 731 (39.88%) CSS
3 693 (37.81%) HTML
4 674 (36.77%) Redux
5 586 (31.97%) Node.js
6 366 (19.97%) HTML5
7 319 (17.40%) AngularJS
8 257 (14.02%) React Native
9 234 (12.77%) Sass
10 232 (12.66%) CSS3
11 200 (10.91%) .NET
12 199 (10.86%) GraphQL
13 164 (8.95%) REST
14 147 (8.02%) RESTful
15 124 (6.76%) Spring
16 113 (6.16%) Jest
17 110 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 95 (5.18%) Web Services
19 80 (4.36%) JSON
20 71 (3.87%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 308 (16.80%) Greenfield Project
2 205 (11.18%) User Experience
3 182 (9.93%) Mobile App
4 52 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (2.84%) Fixed Income
5 45 (2.45%) Hedge funds
6 40 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 23 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (1.20%) Vector Graphics
10 20 (1.09%) Cloud Native
10 20 (1.09%) Derivative
11 19 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
12 16 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 14 (0.76%) W3C
14 13 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
16 10 (0.55%) Graphic Design
17 8 (0.44%) Online Games
17 8 (0.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 95 (5.18%) Apple iOS
2 90 (4.91%) Android
3 37 (2.02%) Linux
4 16 (0.87%) Unix
5 4 (0.22%) Windows
6 1 (0.055%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.055%) Solaris
6 1 (0.055%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 855 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (30.77%) Front End Development
3 540 (29.46%) TDD
4 247 (13.48%) Microservices
5 220 (12.00%) BDD
5 220 (12.00%) Fintech
6 173 (9.44%) Scrum
7 165 (9.00%) E-Commerce
8 147 (8.02%) DevOps
9 140 (7.64%) OO
10 129 (7.04%) Software Engineering
11 128 (6.98%) Test Automation
12 122 (6.66%) Web Development
13 117 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
14 112 (6.11%) MVC
15 103 (5.62%) Open Source
16 85 (4.64%) SDLC
16 85 (4.64%) Unit Testing
17 66 (3.60%) Problem-Solving
18 61 (3.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1,304 (71.14%) JavaScript
2 388 (21.17%) Java
3 299 (16.31%) TypeScript
4 260 (14.18%) ES6
5 239 (13.04%) C#
6 154 (8.40%) SQL
7 102 (5.56%) Python
8 86 (4.69%) Java 8
9 44 (2.40%) ES7
10 37 (2.02%) PHP
11 34 (1.85%) Go
12 29 (1.58%) Scala
13 24 (1.31%) Ruby
14 17 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 15 (0.82%) Apple Swift
16 10 (0.55%) C++
16 10 (0.55%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.33%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.27%) JSX
19 3 (0.16%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 36 (1.96%) Degree
2 22 (1.20%) AWS Certification
3 10 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.42%) QA
2 5 (0.27%) MiFID
3 3 (0.16%) WCAG
4 1 (0.055%) PMO
System Software
1 182 (9.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.055%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.055%) zsh
Systems Management
1 63 (3.44%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.13%) Terraform
3 10 (0.55%) Ansible
4 2 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.055%) Graphite
5 1 (0.055%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.055%) Istio
5 1 (0.055%) Mesos
5 1 (0.055%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.055%) Rancher
Vendors
1 46 (2.51%) Google
2 16 (0.87%) Microsoft
3 13 (0.71%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 12 (0.65%) Sitecore
5 11 (0.60%) IBM
5 11 (0.60%) Splunk
6 10 (0.55%) Adobe
6 10 (0.55%) hybris
7 8 (0.44%) Oracle
8 7 (0.38%) Apple
9 5 (0.27%) AppDynamics
9 5 (0.27%) Twitter
10 4 (0.22%) ESRI
11 3 (0.16%) Tableau
12 2 (0.11%) Mapbox
13 1 (0.055%) CA Agile Central
13 1 (0.055%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.055%) New Relic
13 1 (0.055%) Spotify
13 1 (0.055%) WSO2