Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 51 53
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +30
Contract jobs citing React 1,283 3,844 4,313
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.40% 4.33% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.09% 13.89% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,064 3,006 3,425
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £314 £358 £338
90th Percentile £734 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -4.41% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £52.17 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.91% +15.93% +9.76%
10th Percentile £30.00 £45.55 £20.37
90th Percentile £44.16 £122.50 £60.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +4.65%

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 9,103 27,677 36,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.22% 31.19% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,033 19,201 25,402
Median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £320 £335 £325
90th Percentile £688 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £439 £425
% change year-on-year +2.51% +3.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 306 339
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.02 £41.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.49% +5.79% +4.03%
10th Percentile £22.50 £20.26 £15.19
90th Percentile £55.00 £63.75 £60.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +6.71% +2.50%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 20 September 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 1,213 £500 - 1,024
London -2 870 £550 +3.77% 389
UK excluding London -6 362 £406 -4.41% 687
Work from Home -16 187 £450 -10.00% 204
North of England +23 129 £400 -5.88% 248
South East +14 75 £450 - 150
Yorkshire +52 63 £400 -11.11% 53
North West -5 52 £375 -11.76% 166
South West +18 47 £423 -0.59% 69
Midlands +3 41 £345 -13.75% 97
Scotland -6 36 £425 - 36
East of England +12 28 £400 -5.88% 66
East Midlands +11 23 £328 -12.67% 44
West Midlands +5 18 £350 -15.15% 53
North East +27 14 £562 +21.73% 29
Wales +12 6 £450 +20.00% 17

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 916 (71.40%) JavaScript
2 687 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
3 609 (47.47%) AngularJS
4 482 (37.57%) Node.js
5 477 (37.18%) Java
6 467 (36.40%) AWS
7 377 (29.38%) Finance
8 356 (27.75%) Azure
9 336 (26.19%) Software Engineering
10 334 (26.03%) HTML
11 333 (25.95%) CSS
11 333 (25.95%) Python
12 313 (24.40%) DevOps
13 304 (23.69%) Web Services
14 293 (22.84%) Front Office
15 290 (22.60%) Vue.js
16 278 (21.67%) .NET
17 252 (19.64%) Fixed Income
18 251 (19.56%) Derivative
19 245 (19.10%) C#
20 244 (19.02%) TDD
21 243 (18.94%) Microservices
22 239 (18.63%) TypeScript
23 233 (18.16%) Front End Development
24 227 (17.69%) Asset Management
25 221 (17.23%) Hedge funds
26 216 (16.84%) Equities
27 215 (16.76%) Investment Management
28 205 (15.98%) Banking
29 204 (15.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 74 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (3.12%) Confluence
3 23 (1.79%) Apache
4 18 (1.40%) CMS
4 18 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 15 (1.17%) nginx
7 14 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.01%) Mule
9 12 (0.94%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.78%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.62%) Headless CMS
12 7 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.55%) WordPress
13 6 (0.47%) JBoss
14 5 (0.39%) Jetty
14 5 (0.39%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.39%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 5 (0.39%) Red Hat Fuse
14 5 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (0.70%) Chatbot
1 9 (0.70%) Sketch
2 8 (0.62%) Figma
3 7 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.31%) Zeplin
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.078%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.078%) Blender
8 1 (0.078%) GIMP
8 1 (0.078%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.078%) InVision
8 1 (0.078%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.47%) Magento
2 5 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.16%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.078%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.078%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.078%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.078%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 467 (36.40%) AWS
2 356 (27.75%) Azure
3 192 (14.96%) GCP
4 121 (9.43%) Serverless
5 92 (7.17%) AWS Lambda
6 66 (5.14%) Amazon S3
7 54 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
8 46 (3.59%) GitHub
9 28 (2.18%) Slack
10 27 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
11 25 (1.95%) npm
12 24 (1.87%) PaaS
12 24 (1.87%) SaaS
13 23 (1.79%) Power Platform
14 18 (1.40%) OpenShift
15 15 (1.17%) IaaS
16 13 (1.01%) Yarn
17 12 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
18 11 (0.86%) Amazon ECS
18 11 (0.86%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.78%) Internet
2 6 (0.47%) HTTP
3 5 (0.39%) SSH
4 3 (0.23%) RTMP
4 3 (0.23%) WebEx
5 1 (0.078%) DNS
5 1 (0.078%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.078%) SSL
5 1 (0.078%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.078%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (10.29%) MongoDB
2 99 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 94 (7.33%) NoSQL
4 68 (5.30%) MySQL
5 59 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
6 52 (4.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 24 (1.87%) Redis
8 22 (1.71%) Relational Database
9 20 (1.56%) Big Data
10 17 (1.33%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.25%) Power BI
12 12 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
12 12 (0.94%) Cosmos DB
13 10 (0.78%) Blockchain
13 10 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (0.55%) BigQuery
16 6 (0.47%) Neo4j
16 6 (0.47%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 204 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 96 (7.48%) Jenkins
3 68 (5.30%) Maven
4 59 (4.60%) JIRA
4 59 (4.60%) webpack
5 53 (4.13%) RStudio
6 38 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
7 35 (2.73%) gulp
8 27 (2.10%) Android Studio
8 27 (2.10%) Selenium
9 22 (1.71%) GitLab
10 21 (1.64%) Artifactory
10 21 (1.64%) IntelliJ
10 21 (1.64%) JUnit
11 20 (1.56%) CocoaPods
11 20 (1.56%) Grunt
11 20 (1.56%) Xcode
12 19 (1.48%) Mocha
13 18 (1.40%) Jasmine
14 17 (1.33%) Mockito
General
1 377 (29.38%) Finance
2 293 (22.84%) Front Office
3 205 (15.98%) Banking
4 145 (11.30%) Investment Banking
5 42 (3.27%) Public Sector
6 18 (1.40%) Law
6 18 (1.40%) Marketing
7 16 (1.25%) Retail
7 16 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 10 (0.78%) Electronics
9 9 (0.70%) Games
10 8 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.55%) Publishing
12 6 (0.47%) Advertising
13 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.23%) Automotive
14 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Back Office
15 2 (0.16%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) Police
Job Titles
1 985 (76.77%) Developer
2 325 (25.33%) React Developer
3 232 (18.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 182 (14.19%) Full Stack Developer
5 175 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 152 (11.85%) AWS Engineer
7 144 (11.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 134 (10.44%) AWS Developer
9 117 (9.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 109 (8.50%) .NET Developer
11 103 (8.03%) Python Developer
12 80 (6.24%) Java Developer
13 77 (6.00%) JavaScript Engineer
14 73 (5.69%) AWS Software Engineer
15 69 (5.38%) C# Developer
16 67 (5.22%) Python Engineer
17 65 (5.07%) UI Developer
18 62 (4.83%) Architect
19 59 (4.60%) Python Software Engineer
20 57 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 609 (47.47%) AngularJS
2 482 (37.57%) Node.js
3 334 (26.03%) HTML
4 333 (25.95%) CSS
5 304 (23.69%) Web Services
6 290 (22.60%) Vue.js
7 278 (21.67%) .NET
8 190 (14.81%) Redux
9 180 (14.03%) HTML5
10 143 (11.15%) .NET Core
11 130 (10.13%) ASP.NET
12 120 (9.35%) Spring
13 110 (8.57%) RESTful
14 109 (8.50%) REST
15 102 (7.95%) GraphQL
16 101 (7.87%) Spring Boot
17 93 (7.25%) ASP.NET Core
18 89 (6.94%) CSS3
19 73 (5.69%) Sass
20 67 (5.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 252 (19.64%) Fixed Income
2 251 (19.56%) Derivative
3 221 (17.23%) Hedge funds
4 216 (16.84%) Equities
5 204 (15.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 160 (12.47%) User Experience
7 96 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
8 60 (4.68%) Mobile App
9 35 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (2.10%) Algorithms
10 27 (2.10%) Data Structures
11 26 (2.03%) Cloud Native
12 22 (1.71%) Blog
13 18 (1.40%) Public Cloud
14 16 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.17%) Equity Derivative
16 12 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
17 8 (0.62%) Private Cloud
18 7 (0.55%) Social Media
19 6 (0.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 71 (5.53%) Android
2 63 (4.91%) Apple iOS
3 45 (3.51%) Linux
4 13 (1.01%) Windows
5 12 (0.94%) Unix
6 10 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.62%) CentOS
8 7 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.39%) Debian
9 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.078%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 313 (24.40%) DevOps
4 244 (19.02%) TDD
5 243 (18.94%) Microservices
6 233 (18.16%) Front End Development
7 227 (17.69%) Asset Management
8 215 (16.76%) Investment Management
9 136 (10.60%) Scrum
10 119 (9.28%) Test Automation
11 117 (9.12%) Decision-Making
12 114 (8.89%) OO
13 113 (8.81%) Fintech
14 110 (8.57%) Portfolio Management
15 105 (8.18%) BDD
16 90 (7.01%) Web Development
17 79 (6.16%) SDLC
18 76 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
19 75 (5.85%) Business Analysis
20 74 (5.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 916 (71.40%) JavaScript
2 477 (37.18%) Java
3 333 (25.95%) Python
4 245 (19.10%) C#
5 239 (18.63%) TypeScript
6 200 (15.59%) SQL
7 99 (7.72%) Kotlin
8 73 (5.69%) ES6
9 50 (3.90%) PHP
10 46 (3.59%) Java 8
11 35 (2.73%) Go
12 31 (2.42%) Apple Swift
13 27 (2.10%) R
13 27 (2.10%) Ruby
14 25 (1.95%) Scala
15 23 (1.79%) C++
16 14 (1.09%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.09%) T-SQL
17 10 (0.78%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 110 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 82 (6.39%) SC Cleared
3 45 (3.51%) Degree
4 21 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.17%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.078%) CISSP
11 1 (0.078%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.078%) MCPD
11 1 (0.078%) MCSD
11 1 (0.078%) PhD
11 1 (0.078%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.79%) QA
2 21 (1.64%) WCAG
3 2 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.078%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.078%) NCSC
System Software
1 145 (11.30%) Docker
2 6 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.23%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.078%) HDFS
4 1 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 165 (12.86%) Kubernetes
2 68 (5.30%) Terraform
3 30 (2.34%) Kibana
4 24 (1.87%) logstash
5 21 (1.64%) Ansible
6 7 (0.55%) Prometheus
7 6 (0.47%) Puppet
7 6 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.39%) Grafana
8 5 (0.39%) Graphite
8 5 (0.39%) Salt
9 3 (0.23%) FreeIPA
9 3 (0.23%) SCCM
9 3 (0.23%) WSUS
10 1 (0.078%) Ambari
10 1 (0.078%) Istio
10 1 (0.078%) Knative
10 1 (0.078%) Mesos
10 1 (0.078%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.078%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 136 (10.60%) Google
2 74 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 34 (2.65%) Oracle
4 33 (2.57%) Splunk
5 22 (1.71%) AppDynamics
6 20 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 12 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.86%) Adobe
8 11 (0.86%) MuleSoft
9 10 (0.78%) SAP
10 9 (0.70%) Cloudera
11 7 (0.55%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.47%) Bloomberg
13 5 (0.39%) Axway
13 5 (0.39%) Hortonworks
13 5 (0.39%) Sparx
13 5 (0.39%) Sybase
14 4 (0.31%) Databricks
14 4 (0.31%) Informatica
14 4 (0.31%) Tableau