Period
to 20 October 2021

The median contractor rate for a React Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 177 124
Rank change year-on-year +41 -53 +26
Contract jobs requiring a React Developer 1,641 500 1,759
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.95% 1.59% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.72% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,338 373 1,420
10th Percentile £388 £300 £375
25th Percentile £450 £360 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £538 £600
90th Percentile £713 £650 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +32.14% -17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
10th Percentile £41.45 £38.20 £75.00
25th Percentile £42.87 £38.50 £107.50
Median hourly rate £46.50 £39.50 £115.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.72% -65.65% +505.26%
75th Percentile £57.75 £40.00 £122.50
90th Percentile £63.75 " "
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.85 - -

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 78,687 29,075 79,497
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.27% 92.30% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,744 19,616 53,210
10th Percentile £300 £263 £259
25th Percentile £406 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £569
90th Percentile £700 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,083 944 2,706
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.17 £11.17
25th Percentile £13.67 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +8.57%
75th Percentile £45.00 £43.75 £43.25
90th Percentile £62.25 £53.75 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.55 £17.50
% change year-on-year -10.50% +11.73% -

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 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 1,338 £545 +14.74% 446
London +18 963 £550 +10.00% 280
Work from Home +37 639 £525 +16.67% 155
UK excluding London -10 362 £463 +32.14% 180
North of England -28 102 £475 +45.04% 61
South East -41 72 £450 +24.14% 42
North West -18 68 £425 +34.92% 43
Midlands -51 58 £498 +48.51% 27
Scotland -48 47 £475 +24.59% 12
South West -34 43 £420 +12.00% 20
East Midlands -19 33 £475 +43.94% 10
East of England -24 33 £500 +42.86% 16
Yorkshire -27 33 £475 +40.22% 15
West Midlands -52 22 £540 +58.82% 17
Wales - 5 £413 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £433 - 1
North East -9 1 - - 3

React Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 1,478 (90.07%) React
2 1,137 (69.29%) JavaScript
3 688 (41.93%) TypeScript
4 666 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
5 594 (36.20%) Node.js
6 537 (32.72%) Full Stack Development
7 442 (26.93%) CSS
8 432 (26.33%) HTML
9 424 (25.84%) Front End Development
10 413 (25.17%) Redux
11 401 (24.44%) Finance
12 363 (22.12%) AWS
13 321 (19.56%) Software Engineering
14 272 (16.58%) Docker
14 272 (16.58%) React Native
15 255 (15.54%) Front Office
16 247 (15.05%) User Experience
17 241 (14.69%) Java
18 239 (14.56%) Azure
19 231 (14.08%) Asset Management
20 226 (13.77%) Kubernetes
21 225 (13.71%) Web Services
22 222 (13.53%) Material-UI
23 218 (13.28%) Serverless
24 217 (13.22%) TDD
25 208 (12.68%) GraphQL
26 205 (12.49%) Git (software)
27 199 (12.13%) Investment Management
28 184 (11.21%) Terraform
29 183 (11.15%) C#

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 60 (3.66%) CMS
2 13 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (0.55%) Headless CMS
4 7 (0.43%) Confluence
4 7 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (0.43%) IBM Domino
5 6 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (0.37%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.37%) WordPress
6 4 (0.24%) IIS
6 4 (0.24%) nginx
6 4 (0.24%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.12%) Drupal
7 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.061%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.061%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.061%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.061%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.061%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.061%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (0.49%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.18%) Figma
3 3 (0.18%) Zeplin
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.061%) Sketch
5 1 (0.061%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.49%) Magento
2 8 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 363 (22.12%) AWS
2 239 (14.56%) Azure
3 218 (13.28%) Serverless
4 152 (9.26%) AWS Lambda
5 135 (8.23%) GCP
6 122 (7.43%) Amazon S3
7 121 (7.37%) Amazon SQS
8 119 (7.25%) AWS Step Functions
9 59 (3.60%) npm
10 44 (2.68%) GitHub
11 26 (1.58%) SaaS
12 23 (1.40%) Yarn
13 21 (1.28%) OpenShift
14 11 (0.67%) Power Platform
15 9 (0.55%) Azure Functions
15 9 (0.55%) Firebase
16 7 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
17 6 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
17 6 (0.37%) Heroku
17 6 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.49%) Internet
2 6 (0.37%) HTTP
3 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.061%) DNS
4 1 (0.061%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (7.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 123 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
3 69 (4.20%) SQL Server
4 48 (2.93%) MongoDB
5 44 (2.68%) MySQL
6 41 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 38 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.28%) Redis
10 10 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (0.55%) CouchDB
12 7 (0.43%) Big Data
13 5 (0.30%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.30%) Power BI
13 5 (0.30%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.24%) DB2
15 3 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 205 (12.49%) Git (software)
2 98 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 81 (4.94%) webpack
4 73 (4.45%) Cypress.io
5 51 (3.11%) Storybook
6 49 (2.99%) JIRA
7 36 (2.19%) Mocha
8 31 (1.89%) Jasmine
9 29 (1.77%) CircleCI
10 28 (1.71%) Grunt
11 22 (1.34%) Subversion
12 21 (1.28%) JUnit
12 21 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
13 19 (1.16%) Bitbucket
13 19 (1.16%) Mockito
14 17 (1.04%) GitLab
14 17 (1.04%) SonarQube
15 16 (0.98%) Babel
16 15 (0.91%) gulp
16 15 (0.91%) PHPUnit
General
1 401 (24.44%) Finance
2 255 (15.54%) Front Office
3 172 (10.48%) Social Skills
4 117 (7.13%) Banking
5 67 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (3.05%) Investment Banking
7 40 (2.44%) Retail
8 27 (1.65%) Marketing
9 26 (1.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 21 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (1.22%) Public Sector
12 16 (0.98%) Presentation Skills
13 10 (0.61%) Organisational Skills
13 10 (0.61%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.55%) Games
15 7 (0.43%) Documentation Skills
15 7 (0.43%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.37%) Law
17 5 (0.30%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,478 (90.07%) React
2 594 (36.20%) Node.js
3 442 (26.93%) CSS
4 432 (26.33%) HTML
5 413 (25.17%) Redux
6 272 (16.58%) React Native
7 225 (13.71%) Web Services
8 222 (13.53%) Material-UI
9 208 (12.68%) GraphQL
10 158 (9.63%) .NET
11 153 (9.32%) HTML5
12 148 (9.02%) Jest
13 147 (8.96%) AngularJS
14 114 (6.95%) REST
15 106 (6.46%) RESTful
16 85 (5.18%) Sass
17 78 (4.75%) CSS3
18 77 (4.69%) Next.js
19 58 (3.53%) Enzyme
20 45 (2.74%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 247 (15.05%) User Experience
2 141 (8.59%) Mobile App
3 100 (6.09%) Greenfield Project
4 67 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 64 (3.90%) Derivative
6 59 (3.60%) Fixed Income
7 57 (3.47%) Hedge funds
8 50 (3.05%) Equities
9 30 (1.83%) Credit Risk
10 24 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
11 21 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
12 16 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.85%) Legacy Applications
13 14 (0.85%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.73%) Cloud Native
14 12 (0.73%) iPad
15 11 (0.67%) Credit Derivative
15 11 (0.67%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.67%) Management Information System
16 9 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 100 (6.09%) Android
2 84 (5.12%) Apple iOS
3 33 (2.01%) Linux
4 27 (1.65%) Unix
5 11 (0.67%) Windows
6 1 (0.061%) Debian
6 1 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 537 (32.72%) Full Stack Development
3 424 (25.84%) Front End Development
4 321 (19.56%) Software Engineering
5 231 (14.08%) Asset Management
6 217 (13.22%) TDD
7 199 (12.13%) Investment Management
8 147 (8.96%) DevOps
9 135 (8.23%) E-Commerce
10 132 (8.04%) Microservices
11 127 (7.74%) Unit Testing
12 111 (6.76%) Scrum
13 105 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
14 96 (5.85%) Web Development
15 82 (5.00%) Test Automation
16 74 (4.51%) Wireframes
17 69 (4.20%) Analytics
18 67 (4.08%) BDD
19 66 (4.02%) Problem-Solving
20 63 (3.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,137 (69.29%) JavaScript
2 688 (41.93%) TypeScript
3 241 (14.69%) Java
4 183 (11.15%) C#
5 163 (9.93%) Python
6 124 (7.56%) ES6
7 104 (6.34%) SQL
8 91 (5.55%) Kotlin
9 54 (3.29%) PHP
10 43 (2.62%) C++
11 35 (2.13%) Scala
12 29 (1.77%) Apple Swift
13 26 (1.58%) Objective-C
14 19 (1.16%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.04%) Java 11
16 16 (0.98%) Ruby
17 14 (0.85%) Java 8
18 10 (0.61%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.49%) ES7
19 8 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 63 (3.84%) Degree
2 32 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.23%) Accessibility
2 13 (0.79%) QA
3 11 (0.67%) WCAG
4 7 (0.43%) PMO
5 5 (0.30%) GDPR
6 2 (0.12%) SLA
7 1 (0.061%) GxP
System Software
1 272 (16.58%) Docker
2 9 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.061%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 226 (13.77%) Kubernetes
2 184 (11.21%) Terraform
3 13 (0.79%) Ansible
4 3 (0.18%) Bugsnag
5 2 (0.12%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.12%) Kibana
5 2 (0.12%) logstash
5 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.061%) Grafana
6 1 (0.061%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (1.58%) Oracle
2 23 (1.40%) Google
3 22 (1.34%) Microsoft
4 21 (1.28%) Adobe
5 9 (0.55%) Apple
5 9 (0.55%) SAP
6 7 (0.43%) hybris
6 7 (0.43%) Xerox
7 5 (0.30%) Roku
8 4 (0.24%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.24%) BEA
8 4 (0.24%) IBM
8 4 (0.24%) Informatica
8 4 (0.24%) webMethods
8 4 (0.24%) WSO2
9 3 (0.18%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.18%) SGI
9 3 (0.18%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.18%) Splunk