Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a React Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 213 406
Rank change year-on-year +73 +193 +316
Contract jobs requiring a React Developer 2,006 1,285 613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.91% 1.24% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.31% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,599 1,075 472
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £363 £344 £345
90th Percentile £634 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
UK median hourly rate £19.00 - £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 99,762 98,112 97,941
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.94% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 66,043 64,977 63,883
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,065 2,872 3,318
UK median hourly rate £18.12 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

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 12 December 2018.

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
Top 15 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 12 December 2018. 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 +76 1,876 £500 +5.26% 329
London +58 1,385 £525 +5.00% 204
UK excluding London +98 594 £425 +6.25% 135
South East +93 190 £450 +12.50% 48
North of England +25 177 £405 +1.25% 42
Scotland +47 94 £425 +6.25% 8
North West +18 89 £375 -3.23% 26
Yorkshire +4 84 £425 - 13
Midlands +8 56 £400 +8.47% 17
South West -30 39 £425 +6.25% 11
West Midlands +10 28 £425 +6.25% 7
East of England +5 28 £425 +21.43% 7
East Midlands +1 27 £400 +10.34% 10
Wales -6 11 £425 - 2
North East - 4 £425 - 3

React Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 1,606 (80.06%) React
2 1,556 (77.57%) JavaScript
3 945 (47.11%) CSS
4 927 (46.21%) HTML
5 925 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
6 742 (36.99%) Redux
7 725 (36.14%) Node.js
8 669 (33.35%) Front End Development
9 623 (31.06%) TDD
10 523 (26.07%) HTML5
11 406 (20.24%) AngularJS
12 386 (19.24%) CSS3
13 383 (19.09%) Finance
14 349 (17.40%) Git (software)
15 340 (16.95%) ES6
16 295 (14.71%) User Experience
17 284 (14.16%) Microservices
18 283 (14.11%) React Native
19 270 (13.46%) Sass
20 268 (13.36%) BDD
21 266 (13.26%) Java
21 266 (13.26%) webpack
22 247 (12.31%) RESTful
23 246 (12.26%) .NET
24 238 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
25 229 (11.42%) TypeScript
26 223 (11.12%) REST
27 210 (10.47%) OO
28 206 (10.27%) Web Development
29 204 (10.17%) Amazon AWS

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 24 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 13 (0.65%) CMS
4 12 (0.60%) Confluence
5 11 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (0.35%) Liferay
6 7 (0.35%) WordPress
7 6 (0.30%) Apache
7 6 (0.30%) IIS
7 6 (0.30%) nginx
8 4 (0.20%) Drupal
9 3 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.100%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.100%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.100%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.050%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.050%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.50%) Fireworks
3 7 (0.35%) InVision
4 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.100%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.15%) Magento
3 2 (0.100%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.100%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.050%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 204 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 171 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (4.29%) npm
4 83 (4.14%) Serverless
5 66 (3.29%) GitHub
6 52 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
7 48 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (1.15%) Yarn
9 22 (1.10%) Heroku
10 21 (1.05%) PaaS
11 14 (0.70%) SaaS
12 13 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
15 9 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 6 (0.30%) Google Play
16 6 (0.30%) Office 365
17 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 4 (0.20%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.25%) AMQP
2 21 (1.05%) Internet
3 14 (0.70%) HTTP
4 3 (0.15%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.050%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.050%) Skype
5 1 (0.050%) SMS
5 1 (0.050%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (5.73%) NoSQL
2 79 (3.94%) MySQL
3 77 (3.84%) MongoDB
4 74 (3.69%) SQL Server
5 45 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 44 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
7 35 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (1.40%) RDBMS
9 24 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (1.10%) Big Data
11 21 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (0.75%) Redis
13 11 (0.55%) Cosmos DB
13 11 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.45%) Blockchain
14 9 (0.45%) KDB
15 8 (0.40%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.35%) MariaDB
16 7 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 349 (17.40%) Git (software)
2 266 (13.26%) webpack
3 129 (6.43%) Jenkins
4 126 (6.28%) Mocha
5 91 (4.54%) Babel
6 88 (4.39%) Jasmine
7 85 (4.24%) JIRA
8 76 (3.79%) gulp
9 74 (3.69%) Selenium
10 70 (3.49%) Subversion
11 38 (1.89%) Grunt
12 37 (1.84%) PostCSS
13 33 (1.65%) Cucumber
13 33 (1.65%) Mercurial
14 27 (1.35%) SpecFlow
15 26 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
16 23 (1.15%) PhantomJS
17 21 (1.05%) Maven
17 21 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
18 20 (1.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 383 (19.09%) Finance
2 159 (7.93%) Banking
3 96 (4.79%) Retail
4 71 (3.54%) Front Office
5 39 (1.94%) Games
6 35 (1.74%) Law
7 22 (1.10%) Marketing
8 21 (1.05%) Investment Banking
9 15 (0.75%) Telecoms
10 13 (0.65%) Publishing
11 12 (0.60%) Advertising
12 9 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.40%) Legal
14 4 (0.20%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.15%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.15%) Electronics
15 3 (0.15%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.100%) Automotive
16 2 (0.100%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.050%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,606 (80.06%) React
2 945 (47.11%) CSS
3 927 (46.21%) HTML
4 742 (36.99%) Redux
5 725 (36.14%) Node.js
6 523 (26.07%) HTML5
7 406 (20.24%) AngularJS
8 386 (19.24%) CSS3
9 283 (14.11%) React Native
10 270 (13.46%) Sass
11 247 (12.31%) RESTful
12 246 (12.26%) .NET
13 223 (11.12%) REST
14 146 (7.28%) jQuery
15 143 (7.13%) GraphQL
16 131 (6.53%) Jest
17 124 (6.18%) JSON
18 118 (5.88%) Web Services
19 117 (5.83%) ASP.NET
20 109 (5.43%) Enzyme
Miscellaneous
1 295 (14.71%) User Experience
2 238 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
3 139 (6.93%) Fintech
4 135 (6.73%) Mobile App
5 72 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
6 70 (3.49%) Data Structures
7 65 (3.24%) Algorithms
8 25 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.05%) Video on Demand
10 20 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
11 19 (0.95%) Fixed Income
12 18 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (0.85%) Hedge funds
13 17 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
14 16 (0.80%) Over-the-Top Content
14 16 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
15 14 (0.70%) Equities
16 12 (0.60%) Derivative
16 12 (0.60%) W3C
17 11 (0.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 108 (5.38%) Apple iOS
2 101 (5.03%) Android
3 36 (1.79%) Linux
4 17 (0.85%) Unix
5 11 (0.55%) Windows
6 4 (0.20%) CentOS
7 1 (0.050%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 925 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
2 669 (33.35%) Front End Development
3 623 (31.06%) TDD
4 284 (14.16%) Microservices
5 268 (13.36%) BDD
6 210 (10.47%) OO
7 206 (10.27%) Web Development
8 202 (10.07%) Test Automation
9 187 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
10 186 (9.27%) Scrum
11 178 (8.87%) E-Commerce
12 171 (8.52%) DevOps
13 155 (7.73%) Unit Testing
14 129 (6.43%) Software Engineering
15 117 (5.83%) Responsive Web Design
16 109 (5.43%) Pair Programming
17 92 (4.59%) Problem-Solving
18 88 (4.39%) MVC
19 86 (4.29%) Analytics
20 75 (3.74%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,556 (77.57%) JavaScript
2 340 (16.95%) ES6
3 266 (13.26%) Java
4 229 (11.42%) TypeScript
5 195 (9.72%) C#
6 163 (8.13%) SQL
7 82 (4.09%) Java 8
8 72 (3.59%) Python
9 47 (2.34%) ES7
10 40 (1.99%) PHP
11 24 (1.20%) Ruby
12 20 (1.00%) Apple Swift
13 19 (0.95%) Objective-C
14 17 (0.85%) Go
15 13 (0.65%) PHP 7
16 11 (0.55%) Scala
17 9 (0.45%) ES8
17 9 (0.45%) JSX
18 7 (0.35%) Kotlin
18 7 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (2.14%) Degree
2 16 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.15%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.100%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.100%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.050%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.050%) MOS
8 1 (0.050%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (2.79%) QA
2 5 (0.25%) WCAG
3 2 (0.100%) PMO
4 1 (0.050%) Data Quality
System Software
1 183 (9.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.050%) HDFS
2 1 (0.050%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 62 (3.09%) Kubernetes
2 40 (1.99%) Terraform
3 23 (1.15%) Ansible
4 7 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.30%) Puppet
6 5 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.20%) Kibana
8 1 (0.050%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.050%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (3.24%) Google
2 47 (2.34%) Microsoft
3 38 (1.89%) Oracle
4 30 (1.50%) Adobe
5 24 (1.20%) Apiary
6 17 (0.85%) Twitter
7 11 (0.55%) Progress
8 10 (0.50%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 9 (0.45%) hybris
10 6 (0.30%) SAP
11 5 (0.25%) Apple
11 5 (0.25%) Veracode
12 3 (0.15%) ATG
12 3 (0.15%) Cadence
12 3 (0.15%) Demandware
12 3 (0.15%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.100%) Hortonworks
13 2 (0.100%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.100%) SmartCo
13 2 (0.100%) Sybase