Period
to 29 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for React skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited React over the 6 months to 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the 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
UK
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 56 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 +67
Contract jobs citing React 2,625 3,940 3,601
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.16% 4.05% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.87% 12.29% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,045 3,111 2,912
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £343
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +0.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% -9.23%

React is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18,920 32,059 32,715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.00% 32.94% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,845 22,622 23,117
Median daily rate £500 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +9.83%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £410
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.10% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 301 333
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £41.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +0.21% +3.54%
10th Percentile £20.50 £18.50 £18.60
90th Percentile £69.50 £60.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +1.19% +5.00%

React
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing React as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for React in the UK

React
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing React.

Daily rate trend for React in the UK

React
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing React over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for React in the UK

React
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing React.

Hourly rate trend for React in the UK

React
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing React over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for React in the UK

React
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 29 March 2020. 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 +4 2,358 £525 +5.00% 1,488
London +8 1,530 £550 +4.76% 637
UK excluding London +12 1,054 £450 +5.88% 943
North of England -2 267 £430 +1.18% 305
Scotland +20 198 £450 - 64
South East -32 197 £463 +2.78% 226
South West +8 146 £450 - 116
Midlands +36 126 £425 +6.25% 115
North West -2 123 £420 +5.00% 193
Yorkshire +9 111 £450 +5.88% 75
Work from Home -11 91 £450 +9.42% 142
East of England +60 86 £450 +5.88% 86
East Midlands +27 72 £419 +4.69% 44
West Midlands +34 54 £433 +8.13% 71
Wales +39 34 £450 +16.88% 25
North East +3 33 £430 -4.44% 37
Northern Ireland +7 6 £413 +10.00% 5

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing React also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for React.

1 1,932 (73.60%) JavaScript
2 1,276 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
3 1,082 (41.22%) AngularJS
4 1,042 (39.70%) Node.js
5 925 (35.24%) CSS
6 885 (33.71%) HTML
7 652 (24.84%) Java
8 603 (22.97%) TDD
9 588 (22.40%) C#
10 587 (22.36%) .NET
10 587 (22.36%) AWS
11 541 (20.61%) Finance
12 531 (20.23%) Azure
13 518 (19.73%) Front End Development
14 484 (18.44%) Redux
15 478 (18.21%) TypeScript
16 469 (17.87%) Microservices
17 428 (16.30%) Git (software)
18 392 (14.93%) HTML5
19 384 (14.63%) Docker
20 372 (14.17%) SQL
21 371 (14.13%) Scrum
22 367 (13.98%) Vue.js
23 365 (13.90%) Software Engineering
24 357 (13.60%) DevOps
25 335 (12.76%) Python
26 309 (11.77%) Web Services
27 293 (11.16%) SQL Server
28 284 (10.82%) Test Automation
29 278 (10.59%) Kubernetes

React
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 93 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (1.71%) CMS
3 41 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 38 (1.45%) Confluence
5 36 (1.37%) Apache
6 32 (1.22%) nginx
6 32 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 21 (0.80%) Umbraco
7 21 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 17 (0.65%) WordPress
9 15 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (0.57%) Drupal
10 12 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.34%) Camunda
11 9 (0.34%) SAS
12 8 (0.30%) Headless CMS
13 6 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 20 (0.76%) Sketch
3 18 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.11%) InVision
5 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.11%) Zeplin
6 2 (0.076%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.038%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.038%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (0.91%) Magento
2 22 (0.84%) Shopify
3 8 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.19%) FINCAD Analytics
5 4 (0.15%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.11%) R3 Corda
7 2 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.076%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.038%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.038%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 587 (22.36%) AWS
2 531 (20.23%) Azure
3 207 (7.89%) GCP
4 173 (6.59%) Serverless
5 108 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
6 79 (3.01%) GitHub
7 57 (2.17%) npm
8 55 (2.10%) OpenShift
9 54 (2.06%) SaaS
10 51 (1.94%) Amazon S3
11 40 (1.52%) PaaS
12 32 (1.22%) Heroku
13 30 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
14 28 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
15 27 (1.03%) Power Platform
16 22 (0.84%) Azure Functions
17 19 (0.72%) CloudFront
18 18 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
19 17 (0.65%) Amazon ECS
20 16 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.84%) HTTP
2 15 (0.57%) Internet
3 10 (0.38%) RTMP
4 8 (0.30%) Intranet
5 7 (0.27%) DNS
5 7 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.19%) Firewall
7 5 (0.19%) Network Security
7 5 (0.19%) SSL
8 4 (0.15%) Broadband
8 4 (0.15%) Skype
8 4 (0.15%) SSH
9 3 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.076%) DHCP
10 2 (0.076%) FTP
10 2 (0.076%) GPRS
10 2 (0.076%) LTE
10 2 (0.076%) UMTS
10 2 (0.076%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 224 (8.53%) MongoDB
3 184 (7.01%) NoSQL
4 179 (6.82%) MySQL
5 105 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 104 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 72 (2.74%) Redis
8 58 (2.21%) Big Data
9 50 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 46 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 35 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
13 30 (1.14%) Hadoop
14 28 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 24 (0.91%) Blockchain
16 23 (0.88%) Flink
16 23 (0.88%) Power BI
16 23 (0.88%) RDBMS
17 20 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
18 19 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 428 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 218 (8.30%) Jenkins
3 140 (5.33%) webpack
4 111 (4.23%) JIRA
5 81 (3.09%) Selenium
6 80 (3.05%) gulp
7 76 (2.90%) JUnit
8 70 (2.67%) TeamCity
9 57 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 57 (2.17%) Grunt
9 57 (2.17%) Mocha
10 55 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
11 53 (2.02%) Jasmine
12 43 (1.64%) Maven
13 42 (1.60%) Babel
14 41 (1.56%) Bitbucket
15 39 (1.49%) CircleCI
16 34 (1.30%) Visual Studio
17 30 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
18 28 (1.07%) GitLab
General
1 541 (20.61%) Finance
2 203 (7.73%) Front Office
3 187 (7.12%) Banking
4 89 (3.39%) Public Sector
5 78 (2.97%) Investment Banking
6 75 (2.86%) Retail
7 63 (2.40%) Marketing
8 28 (1.07%) Law
9 26 (0.99%) Games
10 24 (0.91%) Back Office
10 24 (0.91%) Telecoms
11 15 (0.57%) Publishing
12 13 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.42%) Automotive
14 9 (0.34%) Electronics
15 8 (0.30%) Advertising
16 7 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.19%) Legal
18 3 (0.11%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,110 (80.38%) Developer
2 759 (28.91%) React Developer
3 437 (16.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 436 (16.61%) JavaScript Developer
5 356 (13.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 256 (9.75%) .NET Developer
7 240 (9.14%) Senior Developer
8 231 (8.80%) Java Developer
9 200 (7.62%) C# Developer
10 156 (5.94%) Node.js Developer
11 127 (4.84%) Software Engineer
12 125 (4.76%) UI Developer
13 111 (4.23%) Angular Developer
14 97 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
15 82 (3.12%) Senior React Developer
15 82 (3.12%) Software Developer
16 78 (2.97%) HTML Developer
17 72 (2.74%) Python Developer
18 71 (2.70%) Architect
19 68 (2.59%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,082 (41.22%) AngularJS
2 1,042 (39.70%) Node.js
3 925 (35.24%) CSS
4 885 (33.71%) HTML
5 587 (22.36%) .NET
6 484 (18.44%) Redux
7 392 (14.93%) HTML5
8 367 (13.98%) Vue.js
9 309 (11.77%) Web Services
10 276 (10.51%) RESTful
11 270 (10.29%) REST
12 235 (8.95%) Spring
13 218 (8.30%) GraphQL
14 215 (8.19%) ASP.NET
15 204 (7.77%) .NET Core
16 196 (7.47%) jQuery
16 196 (7.47%) Sass
17 195 (7.43%) CSS3
18 179 (6.82%) Spring Boot
19 149 (5.68%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 264 (10.06%) Greenfield Project
2 239 (9.10%) User Experience
3 177 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 158 (6.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 141 (5.37%) Hedge funds
6 139 (5.30%) Fixed Income
7 115 (4.38%) Derivative
8 110 (4.19%) Equities
9 102 (3.89%) Mobile App
10 55 (2.10%) Blog
11 49 (1.87%) Algorithms
12 42 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
13 32 (1.22%) Data Structures
14 31 (1.18%) Public Cloud
15 26 (0.99%) Virtual Team
16 25 (0.95%) W3C
17 21 (0.80%) Cloud Native
18 20 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
19 16 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
20 12 (0.46%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 98 (3.73%) Linux
2 50 (1.90%) Android
3 47 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 43 (1.64%) Unix
5 25 (0.95%) Windows
6 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.15%) CentOS
7 4 (0.15%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.11%) Debian
8 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.11%) VMS
9 2 (0.076%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.038%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.038%) Solaris
10 1 (0.038%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,276 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 603 (22.97%) TDD
3 518 (19.73%) Front End Development
4 469 (17.87%) Microservices
5 371 (14.13%) Scrum
6 365 (13.90%) Software Engineering
7 357 (13.60%) DevOps
8 284 (10.82%) Test Automation
9 263 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
10 225 (8.57%) BDD
11 219 (8.34%) OO
12 215 (8.19%) MVC
13 205 (7.81%) Web Development
14 166 (6.32%) Pair Programming
15 150 (5.71%) Open Source
16 149 (5.68%) Kanban
17 146 (5.56%) E-Commerce
18 142 (5.41%) Fintech
19 140 (5.33%) Unit Testing
20 131 (4.99%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1,932 (73.60%) JavaScript
2 652 (24.84%) Java
3 588 (22.40%) C#
4 478 (18.21%) TypeScript
5 372 (14.17%) SQL
6 335 (12.76%) Python
7 253 (9.64%) ES6
8 150 (5.71%) Java 8
9 118 (4.50%) PHP
10 84 (3.20%) C++
11 66 (2.51%) Ruby
12 54 (2.06%) Kotlin
13 51 (1.94%) Scala
14 47 (1.79%) Go
15 40 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 39 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 35 (1.33%) F#
18 34 (1.30%) T-SQL
19 29 (1.10%) C
20 27 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 116 (4.42%) Security Cleared
2 111 (4.23%) Degree
3 79 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 34 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 14 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.38%) DBS Check
10 9 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.15%) SANS
12 3 (0.11%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.076%) CCNA
13 2 (0.076%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.076%) CISSP
13 2 (0.076%) GIAC
13 2 (0.076%) ISEB
13 2 (0.076%) MCSE
13 2 (0.076%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.076%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.16%) QA
2 18 (0.69%) WCAG
3 4 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.11%) WAI
5 2 (0.076%) GDPR
5 2 (0.076%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 384 (14.63%) Docker
2 15 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.23%) HDFS
4 4 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.038%) Varnish
6 1 (0.038%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 278 (10.59%) Kubernetes
2 108 (4.11%) Terraform
3 35 (1.33%) Ansible
4 21 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.69%) Puppet
6 13 (0.50%) Kibana
7 10 (0.38%) Istio
7 10 (0.38%) MIIS
8 8 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.19%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.15%) Graphite
12 2 (0.076%) Mesos
12 2 (0.076%) OpenNebula
12 2 (0.076%) Oracle Identity Management
13 1 (0.038%) HP SiteScope
13 1 (0.038%) Packer
13 1 (0.038%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.038%) Rancher
13 1 (0.038%) Salt
Vendors
1 168 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 123 (4.69%) Google
3 59 (2.25%) Oracle
4 35 (1.33%) IBM
5 26 (0.99%) Sitecore
6 22 (0.84%) Adobe
6 22 (0.84%) Remedy
7 19 (0.72%) hybris
8 18 (0.69%) Tableau
9 16 (0.61%) Cognos
9 16 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
9 16 (0.61%) SAP
10 13 (0.50%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.50%) Xamarin
11 10 (0.38%) Splunk
12 9 (0.34%) New Relic
13 7 (0.27%) AppDynamics
13 7 (0.27%) Databricks
13 7 (0.27%) Perforce