Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a React Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 221 448
Rank change year-on-year +77 +227 +336
Contract jobs requiring a React Developer 1,925 1,200 546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.87% 1.21% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.27% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,536 993 402
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £346
90th Percentile £625 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £19.00 - -
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 97,664 94,376 100,916
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.92% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,189 61,985 65,717
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,134 2,810 3,301
UK median hourly rate £17.99 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.82% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.44
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +72 1,810 £500 +5.26% 326
London +49 1,331 £525 +5.00% 203
UK excluding London +116 571 £425 +6.25% 134
North of England +27 168 £413 +3.13% 43
South East +78 165 £425 +6.25% 41
Yorkshire +9 93 £425 +6.25% 15
Scotland +18 82 £425 +6.25% 8
North West +13 71 £400 -1.23% 26
Midlands +28 68 £400 +18.52% 23
South West -2 49 £425 +21.43% 7
West Midlands +8 35 £425 +36.00% 14
East Midlands +12 33 £400 +18.52% 9
East of England +9 27 £425 +13.33% 9
Wales -7 12 £363 -19.44% 3
North East +6 4 £425 -15.00% 2

React Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 1,552 (80.62%) React
2 1,530 (79.48%) JavaScript
3 933 (48.47%) CSS
4 916 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
5 912 (47.38%) HTML
6 718 (37.30%) Redux
7 670 (34.81%) Node.js
8 662 (34.39%) Front End Development
9 586 (30.44%) TDD
10 510 (26.49%) HTML5
11 426 (22.13%) AngularJS
12 384 (19.95%) CSS3
13 382 (19.84%) Finance
14 359 (18.65%) ES6
15 338 (17.56%) Git (software)
16 312 (16.21%) React Native
17 310 (16.10%) User Experience
18 265 (13.77%) webpack
19 258 (13.40%) Sass
20 253 (13.14%) Greenfield Project
21 247 (12.83%) BDD
22 230 (11.95%) Microservices
23 228 (11.84%) Java
24 226 (11.74%) TypeScript
25 220 (11.43%) RESTful
26 215 (11.17%) Web Development
27 211 (10.96%) REST
28 194 (10.08%) Scrum
29 193 (10.03%) .NET
29 193 (10.03%) Test Automation

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 16 (0.83%) Confluence
1 16 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
1 16 (0.83%) SharePoint
2 11 (0.57%) WordPress
3 10 (0.52%) CMS
4 8 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (0.31%) IIS
5 6 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.21%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.16%) Apache
7 3 (0.16%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.10%) Drupal
8 2 (0.10%) Liferay
8 2 (0.10%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.052%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.052%) nginx
9 1 (0.052%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (1.14%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.52%) Fireworks
3 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.31%) InVision
4 2 (0.10%) GIMP
5 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.16%) Magento
3 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.052%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 187 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
2 146 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (4.68%) npm
4 77 (4.00%) Serverless
5 56 (2.91%) GitHub
6 45 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
7 35 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (1.30%) PaaS
9 23 (1.19%) Heroku
10 15 (0.78%) Yarn
11 13 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
12 11 (0.57%) SaaS
13 10 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
14 9 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.47%) Google Play
15 6 (0.31%) Office 365
16 5 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 3 (0.16%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.30%) Internet
2 24 (1.25%) HTTP
3 19 (0.99%) AMQP
4 5 (0.26%) SMS
5 1 (0.052%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.052%) SSH
5 1 (0.052%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (4.36%) NoSQL
2 78 (4.05%) MongoDB
3 65 (3.38%) MySQL
3 65 (3.38%) SQL Server
4 33 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 30 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 25 (1.30%) Big Data
7 23 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 20 (1.04%) Blockchain
11 18 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 17 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
13 11 (0.57%) Redis
14 10 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.36%) MariaDB
16 7 (0.36%) SQLite
17 6 (0.31%) Hadoop
18 3 (0.16%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 338 (17.56%) Git (software)
2 265 (13.77%) webpack
3 112 (5.82%) Babel
3 112 (5.82%) Mocha
4 98 (5.09%) Jenkins
5 91 (4.73%) Jasmine
5 91 (4.73%) JIRA
6 80 (4.16%) gulp
7 62 (3.22%) Selenium
7 62 (3.22%) Subversion
8 40 (2.08%) Grunt
9 35 (1.82%) PostCSS
10 33 (1.71%) Mercurial
11 32 (1.66%) Cucumber
12 29 (1.51%) Karma Test Runner
13 21 (1.09%) Visual Studio
14 20 (1.04%) Bitbucket
14 20 (1.04%) PhantomJS
14 20 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
15 19 (0.99%) Maven
General
1 382 (19.84%) Finance
2 177 (9.19%) Banking
3 96 (4.99%) Retail
4 52 (2.70%) Front Office
5 41 (2.13%) Games
6 38 (1.97%) Law
7 26 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.19%) Marketing
9 18 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 15 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.52%) Advertising
11 10 (0.52%) Legal
12 5 (0.26%) Publishing
13 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.21%) Electronics
13 4 (0.21%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.10%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.052%) Brand Awareness
15 1 (0.052%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.052%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,552 (80.62%) React
2 933 (48.47%) CSS
3 912 (47.38%) HTML
4 718 (37.30%) Redux
5 670 (34.81%) Node.js
6 510 (26.49%) HTML5
7 426 (22.13%) AngularJS
8 384 (19.95%) CSS3
9 312 (16.21%) React Native
10 258 (13.40%) Sass
11 220 (11.43%) RESTful
12 211 (10.96%) REST
13 193 (10.03%) .NET
14 129 (6.70%) GraphQL
14 129 (6.70%) jQuery
15 119 (6.18%) Jest
16 111 (5.77%) JSON
17 109 (5.66%) Enzyme
18 98 (5.09%) Chai
19 95 (4.94%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 310 (16.10%) User Experience
2 253 (13.14%) Greenfield Project
3 149 (7.74%) Fintech
3 149 (7.74%) Mobile App
4 61 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 57 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (2.96%) Data Structures
6 54 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (0.99%) Video on Demand
9 18 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (0.94%) Hedge funds
10 17 (0.88%) Fixed Income
11 15 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
12 14 (0.73%) W3C
13 12 (0.62%) Derivative
13 12 (0.62%) Digital Media
14 11 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (0.52%) Online Banking
16 9 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 128 (6.65%) Apple iOS
2 112 (5.82%) Android
3 31 (1.61%) Linux
4 11 (0.57%) Windows
5 10 (0.52%) Unix
6 1 (0.052%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 916 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 662 (34.39%) Front End Development
3 586 (30.44%) TDD
4 247 (12.83%) BDD
5 230 (11.95%) Microservices
6 215 (11.17%) Web Development
7 194 (10.08%) Scrum
8 193 (10.03%) Test Automation
9 188 (9.77%) OO
10 175 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 170 (8.83%) DevOps
12 169 (8.78%) E-Commerce
13 162 (8.42%) Unit Testing
14 132 (6.86%) Software Engineering
15 124 (6.44%) Responsive Web Design
16 96 (4.99%) Continuous Delivery
17 89 (4.62%) Pair Programming
18 85 (4.42%) Analytics
19 82 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
20 68 (3.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,530 (79.48%) JavaScript
2 359 (18.65%) ES6
3 228 (11.84%) Java
4 226 (11.74%) TypeScript
5 145 (7.53%) C#
6 123 (6.39%) SQL
7 70 (3.64%) Python
8 58 (3.01%) Java 8
9 56 (2.91%) ES7
10 38 (1.97%) PHP
11 30 (1.56%) Ruby
12 28 (1.45%) JSX
13 24 (1.25%) Apple Swift
14 22 (1.14%) Objective-C
15 15 (0.78%) Go
16 14 (0.73%) ES8
16 14 (0.73%) Scala
17 12 (0.62%) PHP 7
18 6 (0.31%) C
18 6 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (1.97%) Degree
2 17 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.21%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.16%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.10%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.052%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.052%) MOS
8 1 (0.052%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.13%) QA
2 5 (0.26%) WCAG
3 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.052%) GDPR
4 1 (0.052%) PMO
4 1 (0.052%) SLA
System Software
1 154 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.052%) HDFS
2 1 (0.052%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 45 (2.34%) Kubernetes
2 38 (1.97%) Terraform
3 23 (1.19%) Ansible
4 7 (0.36%) Puppet
5 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.10%) Kibana
7 1 (0.052%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.052%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.052%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.052%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 58 (3.01%) Google
2 38 (1.97%) Microsoft
3 34 (1.77%) Adobe
4 27 (1.40%) Oracle
5 25 (1.30%) Twitter
6 24 (1.25%) Apiary
7 11 (0.57%) Progress
8 10 (0.52%) hybris
9 7 (0.36%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 6 (0.31%) Apple
10 6 (0.31%) SAP
11 4 (0.21%) TOWER Software
12 3 (0.16%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.10%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.10%) Cadence
13 2 (0.10%) Facebook
13 2 (0.10%) Hortonworks
14 1 (0.052%) IBM
14 1 (0.052%) Informatica
14 1 (0.052%) Salesforce.com