Period
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The median contractor rate for a React Developer was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

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
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 180 106 149
Rank change year-on-year -74 +43 +8
Contract jobs requiring a React Developer 1,325 1,333 887
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.51% 2.33% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.51% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,085 1,085 682
10th Percentile £413 £363 £363
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £523
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.31% +1.95%
75th Percentile £675 £588 £588
90th Percentile £775 £700 £674
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £438
% change year-on-year +15.15% -5.71% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
10th Percentile - £27.50 -
25th Percentile - £33.13 £47.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.83% -21.50% +4.71%
75th Percentile £46.88 £47.19 £52.50
90th Percentile £74.70 £58.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -23.00% +4.71%

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 81,558 53,213 46,337
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.19% 92.84% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,326 36,507 30,753
10th Percentile £313 £292 £238
25th Percentile £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -2.22%
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £738 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,997 1,691 1,733
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.61
25th Percentile £15.72 £14.50 £14.14
Median hourly rate £23.91 £22.42 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +6.65% +18.00% +5.56%
75th Percentile £49.25 £44.50 £38.75
90th Percentile £65.00 £57.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -72 1,114 £580 +10.48% 275
London -43 883 £600 +14.29% 171
Work from Home -62 815 £545 +3.81% 146
UK excluding London -151 197 £475 +15.15% 112
North of England -74 61 £525 +31.25% 34
North West -49 41 £525 +40.00% 18
Midlands -42 34 £425 +13.33% 16
South East -77 32 £450 - 21
South West -56 31 £475 +15.15% 10
East Midlands -12 18 £414 +16.39% 4
East of England -20 17 £525 +50.00% 21
West Midlands -43 16 £425 +6.25% 12
Yorkshire -55 16 £538 +13.16% 9
Scotland -57 15 £475 +11.11% 9
Wales -19 5 £463 +15.63%
North East -9 4 £413 - 7
Northern Ireland -1 2 £473 - 1

React Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, React Developer contract jobs required the following 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 1,193 (90.04%) React
2 837 (63.17%) JavaScript
3 562 (42.42%) TypeScript
4 463 (34.94%) Agile
5 453 (34.19%) Node.js
6 400 (30.19%) Front End Development
7 381 (28.75%) CSS
8 368 (27.77%) HTML
9 324 (24.45%) Full Stack Development
10 322 (24.30%) Redux
11 252 (19.02%) Finance
12 231 (17.43%) AWS
13 219 (16.53%) Azure
14 200 (15.09%) React Native
15 183 (13.81%) Social Skills
16 173 (13.06%) TDD
17 170 (12.83%) Git (software)
18 169 (12.75%) User Experience
19 167 (12.60%) Java
20 158 (11.92%) C#
21 154 (11.62%) AngularJS
21 154 (11.62%) GraphQL
22 146 (11.02%) DevOps
23 145 (10.94%) Software Engineering
24 144 (10.87%) Microservices
25 141 (10.64%) REST
26 137 (10.34%) HTML5
27 136 (10.26%) .NET
28 133 (10.04%) CI/CD
29 128 (9.66%) 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 41 (3.09%) CMS
2 13 (0.98%) Confluence
3 11 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.75%) Apache
5 9 (0.68%) Headless CMS
5 9 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.60%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (0.38%) SAS
7 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.30%) IBM Domino
8 4 (0.30%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.30%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.23%) Drupal
9 3 (0.23%) IIS
10 2 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.15%) WordPress
11 1 (0.075%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.075%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.23%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.15%) Sketch
5 1 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (0.60%) Shopify
2 6 (0.45%) Magento
3 1 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 231 (17.43%) AWS
2 219 (16.53%) Azure
3 102 (7.70%) GCP
4 77 (5.81%) GitHub
5 69 (5.21%) npm
6 62 (4.68%) Serverless
7 52 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
8 33 (2.49%) Amazon S3
9 28 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (1.13%) SaaS
11 14 (1.06%) OpenShift
12 10 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 9 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (0.53%) Azure Functions
14 7 (0.53%) Firebase
15 6 (0.45%) Apigee
15 6 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
16 5 (0.38%) Azure Logic Apps
16 5 (0.38%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.23%) HTTP
1 3 (0.23%) Internet
2 2 (0.15%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.15%) Intranet
3 1 (0.075%) DSL
3 1 (0.075%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 46 (3.47%) MySQL
5 42 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 29 (2.19%) Redis
7 27 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.60%) Apache Ignite
9 8 (0.60%) Couchbase
9 8 (0.60%) Hazelcast
10 5 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.38%) Geospatial Data
10 5 (0.38%) Spatial Data
11 4 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.23%) ClickHouse
12 3 (0.23%) Power BI
13 2 (0.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 170 (12.83%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.38%) webpack
3 80 (6.04%) Cypress.io
4 56 (4.23%) Grunt
5 53 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 51 (3.85%) JIRA
7 40 (3.02%) gulp
8 33 (2.49%) Storybook
9 31 (2.34%) Babel
10 24 (1.81%) GitLab
11 23 (1.74%) Bitbucket
12 22 (1.66%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.58%) Android Studio
14 17 (1.28%) Xcode
15 12 (0.91%) Gradle
16 11 (0.83%) Mocha
17 10 (0.75%) Jasmine
17 10 (0.75%) JSUnit
18 9 (0.68%) NUnit
18 9 (0.68%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 252 (19.02%) Finance
2 183 (13.81%) Social Skills
3 124 (9.36%) Banking
4 96 (7.25%) Front Office
5 58 (4.38%) Investment Banking
6 46 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (2.64%) Retail
8 25 (1.89%) Public Sector
9 21 (1.58%) Presentation Skills
10 16 (1.21%) Games
11 13 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 10 (0.75%) Law
13 9 (0.68%) Legal
13 9 (0.68%) Marketing
14 8 (0.60%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.53%) Publishing
15 7 (0.53%) Telecoms
16 6 (0.45%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,193 (90.04%) React
2 453 (34.19%) Node.js
3 381 (28.75%) CSS
4 368 (27.77%) HTML
5 322 (24.30%) Redux
6 200 (15.09%) React Native
7 154 (11.62%) AngularJS
7 154 (11.62%) GraphQL
8 141 (10.64%) REST
9 137 (10.34%) HTML5
10 136 (10.26%) .NET
11 106 (8.00%) Sass
12 103 (7.77%) Jest
12 103 (7.77%) RESTful
13 68 (5.13%) Next.js
14 54 (4.08%) CSS3
15 51 (3.85%) ASP.NET
16 50 (3.77%) LESS
17 49 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 41 (3.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 169 (12.75%) User Experience
2 109 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
3 105 (7.92%) Mobile App
4 76 (5.74%) Derivative
5 59 (4.45%) Hedge funds
6 41 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 37 (2.79%) Equities
8 33 (2.49%) Fixed Income
9 31 (2.34%) Blockchain
10 25 (1.89%) Virtual Team
11 24 (1.81%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
13 17 (1.28%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.28%) Cloud Native
14 14 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.06%) Renewable Energy
15 12 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
16 10 (0.75%) Credit Derivative
17 8 (0.60%) Clustering
17 8 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 86 (6.49%) Android
2 80 (6.04%) Apple iOS
3 14 (1.06%) Linux
4 8 (0.60%) Unix
5 7 (0.53%) Windows
6 1 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (34.94%) Agile
2 400 (30.19%) Front End Development
3 324 (24.45%) Full Stack Development
4 173 (13.06%) TDD
5 146 (11.02%) DevOps
6 145 (10.94%) Software Engineering
7 144 (10.87%) Microservices
8 133 (10.04%) CI/CD
9 122 (9.21%) Web Development
10 97 (7.32%) Test Automation
11 95 (7.17%) Fintech
12 93 (7.02%) Analytics
12 93 (7.02%) Asset Management
13 91 (6.87%) E-Commerce
14 85 (6.42%) UX Design
15 78 (5.89%) SDLC
16 71 (5.36%) Scrum
17 69 (5.21%) Investment Management
18 66 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
19 61 (4.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 837 (63.17%) JavaScript
2 562 (42.42%) TypeScript
3 167 (12.60%) Java
4 158 (11.92%) C#
5 123 (9.28%) SQL
6 105 (7.92%) Python
7 82 (6.19%) ES6
8 22 (1.66%) PHP
9 16 (1.21%) Apple Swift
10 14 (1.06%) Go
10 14 (1.06%) Kotlin
11 12 (0.91%) Objective-C
12 10 (0.75%) Bash
13 8 (0.60%) ES7
14 7 (0.53%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.53%) Ruby
15 5 (0.38%) C
15 5 (0.38%) Scala
16 4 (0.30%) ES8
17 3 (0.23%) JSX
Qualifications
1 45 (3.40%) Security Cleared
2 39 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 26 (1.96%) Degree
4 14 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.075%) HND
7 1 (0.075%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.62%) QA
2 47 (3.55%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.45%) WCAG
4 5 (0.38%) GDPR
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
5 2 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 128 (9.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 89 (6.72%) Kubernetes
2 28 (2.11%) Terraform
3 8 (0.60%) Ansible
4 4 (0.30%) Istio
5 3 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.075%) Consul
7 1 (0.075%) Grafana
7 1 (0.075%) Kibana
7 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.075%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (2.57%) Google
2 33 (2.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (1.74%) Oracle
4 10 (0.75%) Adobe
4 10 (0.75%) MuleSoft
5 8 (0.60%) Atlassian
6 6 (0.45%) Apple
6 6 (0.45%) hybris
6 6 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.38%) SAP
7 5 (0.38%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.30%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.30%) Xerox
9 3 (0.23%) Netlify
9 3 (0.23%) Sybase
10 2 (0.15%) IBM
10 2 (0.15%) Mapbox
11 1 (0.075%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.075%) Sage
11 1 (0.075%) WooCommerce