Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +27
Contract jobs citing React 1,677 3,565 4,462
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.57% 4.32% 4.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.97% 14.21% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,462 2,770 3,495
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £313 £350 £338
90th Percentile £700 £688 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30.00 £35.00 £20.80
90th Percentile £60.60 £122.50 £60.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.22% -

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 11,199 25,089 36,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.55% 30.38% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,371 17,350 25,465
Median daily rate £478 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.43% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £331 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 288 310
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25.40 £19.83 £16.93
90th Percentile £62.03 £77.88 £60.00
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +1.20% +1.22%

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 26 November 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 26 November 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for React in the UK

React
Top 16 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 26 November 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 +7 1,555 £500 - 1,085
London +2 1,059 £525 -4.55% 441
UK excluding London -3 477 £400 -5.88% 719
Work from Home -15 374 £465 -7.00% 285
North of England +24 197 £425 -1.16% 247
South East +37 113 £400 -11.11% 161
Yorkshire +35 106 £438 -10.26% 43
North West +5 78 £387 -8.88% 175
Midlands +1 63 £350 -12.50% 116
South West -6 46 £413 -2.94% 70
West Midlands +20 32 £340 -17.58% 70
Scotland -36 30 £400 -5.88% 51
East Midlands +5 28 £350 -9.68% 46
East of England -1 26 £400 -5.88% 51
North East +15 13 £543 +14.21% 29
Wales +16 2 £261 -38.53% 20

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1,197 (71.38%) JavaScript
2 842 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
3 709 (42.28%) Node.js
4 635 (37.87%) Java
5 611 (36.43%) AWS
6 610 (36.37%) AngularJS
7 470 (28.03%) Finance
8 463 (27.61%) Python
9 437 (26.06%) Software Engineering
10 403 (24.03%) Azure
11 383 (22.84%) HTML
12 377 (22.48%) CSS
13 376 (22.42%) Web Services
14 365 (21.77%) TypeScript
15 339 (20.21%) .NET
15 339 (20.21%) Front Office
16 320 (19.08%) TDD
17 309 (18.43%) DevOps
18 288 (17.17%) Git (software)
19 283 (16.88%) C#
20 282 (16.82%) Front End Development
21 278 (16.58%) Asset Management
22 277 (16.52%) SQL
23 275 (16.40%) Vue.js
23 275 (16.40%) Docker
23 275 (16.40%) Microservices
24 256 (15.27%) Derivative
25 251 (14.97%) Kubernetes
26 246 (14.67%) Fixed Income
27 242 (14.43%) User Experience

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 94 (5.61%) Confluence
2 92 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
3 73 (4.35%) Apache
4 36 (2.15%) Apache Spark
4 36 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 30 (1.79%) CMS
6 27 (1.61%) Mule
7 18 (1.07%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.01%) Apache Solr
9 15 (0.89%) SharePoint
10 13 (0.78%) nginx
11 12 (0.72%) JBoss
11 12 (0.72%) Jetty
11 12 (0.72%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.60%) Apache Airflow
12 10 (0.60%) MQSeries
12 10 (0.60%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 10 (0.60%) Red Hat Fuse
13 9 (0.54%) Headless CMS
13 9 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.60%) Chatbot
4 10 (0.60%) Figma
4 10 (0.60%) Sketch
5 7 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.30%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.30%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.12%) InVision
8 1 (0.060%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.060%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.060%) Blender
8 1 (0.060%) GIMP
8 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.060%) Maya
Business Applications
1 10 (0.60%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.24%) Magento
2 4 (0.24%) Shopify
3 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.060%) Exstream
4 1 (0.060%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.060%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 611 (36.43%) AWS
2 403 (24.03%) Azure
3 209 (12.46%) Serverless
4 198 (11.81%) GCP
5 151 (9.00%) AWS Lambda
6 116 (6.92%) Amazon S3
7 108 (6.44%) GitHub
8 85 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
9 71 (4.23%) Slack
10 44 (2.62%) npm
11 39 (2.33%) PaaS
12 31 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
13 30 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
13 30 (1.79%) IaaS
14 28 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
15 26 (1.55%) Yarn
16 24 (1.43%) AWS Step Functions
17 21 (1.25%) Power Platform
18 19 (1.13%) OpenShift
19 16 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.78%) Internet
2 10 (0.60%) SSH
3 7 (0.42%) HTTP
4 3 (0.18%) Network Security
5 2 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.060%) Broadband
6 1 (0.060%) Firewall
6 1 (0.060%) Intranet
6 1 (0.060%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.060%) SSL
6 1 (0.060%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (10.67%) MongoDB
2 113 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 110 (6.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 101 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 79 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
6 75 (4.47%) MySQL
7 50 (2.98%) Apache Ignite
8 32 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
9 23 (1.37%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.25%) Redis
11 20 (1.19%) Power BI
12 17 (1.01%) Hadoop
13 15 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
14 14 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
15 13 (0.78%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.60%) Big Data
17 9 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.54%) Blockchain
18 8 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 8 (0.48%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 288 (17.17%) Git (software)
2 197 (11.75%) Jenkins
3 135 (8.05%) Maven
4 132 (7.87%) JIRA
5 91 (5.43%) webpack
6 88 (5.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 50 (2.98%) Android Studio
8 49 (2.92%) gulp
9 46 (2.74%) GitLab
10 42 (2.50%) Cypress.io
10 42 (2.50%) Xcode
11 41 (2.44%) CocoaPods
12 40 (2.39%) IntelliJ
13 35 (2.09%) JUnit
13 35 (2.09%) Selenium
14 33 (1.97%) Grunt
15 30 (1.79%) Mockito
16 29 (1.73%) Artifactory
17 25 (1.49%) Jasmine
18 24 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 470 (28.03%) Finance
2 339 (20.21%) Front Office
3 199 (11.87%) Banking
4 105 (6.26%) Investment Banking
5 54 (3.22%) Public Sector
6 27 (1.61%) Retail
7 20 (1.19%) Marketing
8 18 (1.07%) Law
8 18 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 15 (0.89%) Games
10 11 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.48%) Advertising
12 6 (0.36%) Electronics
12 6 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.24%) Automotive
13 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.24%) Publishing
13 4 (0.24%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.18%) Back Office
15 2 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,292 (77.04%) Developer
2 448 (26.71%) React Developer
3 272 (16.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 264 (15.74%) Full Stack Developer
5 242 (14.43%) Software Engineer
6 197 (11.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 175 (10.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 139 (8.29%) Python Developer
9 125 (7.45%) .NET Developer
10 99 (5.90%) Java Developer
11 92 (5.49%) AWS Developer
12 87 (5.19%) Node.js Developer
13 85 (5.07%) Python Engineer
14 80 (4.77%) Senior Developer
15 79 (4.71%) AWS Engineer
16 78 (4.65%) JavaScript Engineer
17 76 (4.53%) Python Software Engineer
18 75 (4.47%) C# Developer
19 74 (4.41%) UI Developer
20 66 (3.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 709 (42.28%) Node.js
2 610 (36.37%) AngularJS
3 383 (22.84%) HTML
4 377 (22.48%) CSS
5 376 (22.42%) Web Services
6 339 (20.21%) .NET
7 275 (16.40%) Vue.js
8 221 (13.18%) Redux
9 209 (12.46%) HTML5
10 194 (11.57%) Spring
11 177 (10.55%) Spring Boot
12 174 (10.38%) REST
13 156 (9.30%) RESTful
14 153 (9.12%) GraphQL
15 151 (9.00%) .NET Core
16 115 (6.86%) ASP.NET
17 114 (6.80%) JSON
18 106 (6.32%) CSS3
19 98 (5.84%) React Native
20 81 (4.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 256 (15.27%) Derivative
2 246 (14.67%) Fixed Income
3 242 (14.43%) User Experience
4 229 (13.66%) Equities
5 174 (10.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 171 (10.20%) Hedge funds
7 110 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
8 85 (5.07%) Mobile App
9 49 (2.92%) Blog
10 37 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (2.09%) Data Structures
12 29 (1.73%) Cloud Native
13 27 (1.61%) Algorithms
14 23 (1.37%) Public Cloud
15 21 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
17 11 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
18 10 (0.60%) N-Tier
18 10 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (5.84%) Android
1 98 (5.84%) Apple iOS
2 59 (3.52%) Linux
3 23 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (1.25%) Windows
5 14 (0.83%) CentOS
6 12 (0.72%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.60%) Debian
7 10 (0.60%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.60%) Unix
8 3 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.060%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 842 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (26.06%) Software Engineering
3 320 (19.08%) TDD
4 309 (18.43%) DevOps
5 282 (16.82%) Front End Development
6 278 (16.58%) Asset Management
7 275 (16.40%) Microservices
8 213 (12.70%) Investment Management
9 201 (11.99%) Scrum
9 201 (11.99%) Test Automation
10 129 (7.69%) BDD
11 117 (6.98%) Open Source
12 111 (6.62%) OO
13 108 (6.44%) Kanban
14 102 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
15 101 (6.02%) Fintech
15 101 (6.02%) Web Development
16 99 (5.90%) Analytics
17 96 (5.72%) Unit Testing
18 88 (5.25%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1,197 (71.38%) JavaScript
2 635 (37.87%) Java
3 463 (27.61%) Python
4 365 (21.77%) TypeScript
5 283 (16.88%) C#
6 277 (16.52%) SQL
7 215 (12.82%) Kotlin
8 103 (6.14%) Java 8
9 80 (4.77%) ES6
10 69 (4.11%) Scala
11 58 (3.46%) Ruby
12 57 (3.40%) PHP
13 56 (3.34%) Apple Swift
13 56 (3.34%) C++
14 55 (3.28%) Go
15 37 (2.21%) R
16 29 (1.73%) Clojure
17 22 (1.31%) Bash Shell
18 21 (1.25%) Groovy
19 14 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 136 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 103 (6.14%) SC Cleared
3 56 (3.34%) Degree
4 27 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.36%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.18%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.060%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.060%) CISSP
11 1 (0.060%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.060%) MCPD
11 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.060%) PhD
11 1 (0.060%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.060%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.85%) QA
2 18 (1.07%) WCAG
3 4 (0.24%) GDPR
4 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.12%) NCSC
4 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.12%) PMO
4 2 (0.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.060%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.060%) NIST
System Software
1 275 (16.40%) Docker
2 3 (0.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.12%) etcd
3 2 (0.12%) Varnish
4 1 (0.060%) HDFS
4 1 (0.060%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 251 (14.97%) Kubernetes
2 134 (7.99%) Terraform
3 25 (1.49%) Kibana
4 24 (1.43%) Ansible
5 23 (1.37%) logstash
6 15 (0.89%) Puppet
7 10 (0.60%) Salt
8 7 (0.42%) Grafana
9 6 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.36%) Prometheus
10 5 (0.30%) Graphite
11 3 (0.18%) Consul
12 2 (0.12%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.060%) Ambari
13 1 (0.060%) Istio
13 1 (0.060%) Knative
13 1 (0.060%) MIIS
13 1 (0.060%) Packer
13 1 (0.060%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 102 (6.08%) Google
2 82 (4.89%) Microsoft
3 53 (3.16%) Splunk
4 43 (2.56%) AppDynamics
5 39 (2.33%) Oracle
6 38 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 37 (2.21%) Bloomberg
8 25 (1.49%) Adobe
9 18 (1.07%) SAP
10 16 (0.95%) MuleSoft
11 14 (0.83%) Cloudera
12 10 (0.60%) Axway
12 10 (0.60%) Hortonworks
12 10 (0.60%) Sparx
12 10 (0.60%) Sybase
13 7 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.36%) IBM
15 5 (0.30%) Apple
15 5 (0.30%) Ariba
15 5 (0.30%) Xerox