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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 4 July 2022 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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 40 35 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +5
Contract jobs citing React 4,766 3,925 2,280
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 5.32% 5.92% 5.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.74% 19.43% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,691 2,985 1,712
10th Percentile £415 £360 £341
25th Percentile £475 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
75th Percentile £678 £588 £613
90th Percentile £775 £696 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +12.36% +4.71% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 6
10th Percentile £25.50 £32.35 £50.00
25th Percentile £35.00 £34.50 £54.63
Median hourly rate £57.50 £37.50 £62.00
Median % change year-on-year +53.33% -39.52% +24.00%
75th Percentile £67.40 £43.25 £67.88
90th Percentile £75.75 £65.25 £69.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £63.62 £36.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +76.71% -28.00% -

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 24,144 20,198 12,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.96% 30.44% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,731 14,390 8,926
10th Percentile £400 £350 £333
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £671 £600 £588
90th Percentile £763 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +12.22% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 200 115
10th Percentile £20.60 £19.35 £20.28
25th Percentile £35.00 £27.67 £30.43
Median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - +0.19%
75th Percentile £65.75 £56.75 £56.75
90th Percentile £75.39 £66.05 £66.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11% +3.45%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -4 3,902 £600 +17.07% 1,303
London -10 2,890 £600 +14.29% 612
Work from Home -14 2,674 £550 +10.00% 781
UK excluding London -33 897 £500 +12.36% 762
North of England -27 250 £500 +11.11% 224
Scotland -22 167 £475 +11.11% 56
South East -51 156 £513 +13.89% 141
North West -15 138 £475 +12.43% 139
South West -8 115 £525 +16.67% 119
Midlands -21 113 £500 +17.65% 124
Yorkshire -22 93 £500 +5.26% 65
West Midlands -14 76 £525 +13.51% 69
East of England -7 56 £563 +32.35% 72
East Midlands -16 37 £475 +24.51% 55
Wales +7 36 £538 +34.38% 18
North East -17 19 £538 -2.27% 20
Northern Ireland -6 4 £475 +6.15% 8

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 3,107 (65.19%) JavaScript
2 2,145 (45.01%) Agile
3 1,810 (37.98%) TypeScript
4 1,619 (33.97%) Node.js
5 1,451 (30.44%) Full Stack Development
6 1,449 (30.40%) CSS
7 1,427 (29.94%) AWS
8 1,423 (29.86%) HTML
9 1,147 (24.07%) Java
10 1,128 (23.67%) Azure
11 1,079 (22.64%) Front End Development
12 1,026 (21.53%) AngularJS
13 1,011 (21.21%) Software Engineering
14 987 (20.71%) Microservices
15 972 (20.39%) Python
16 939 (19.70%) CI/CD
17 938 (19.68%) Finance
18 921 (19.32%) DevOps
19 869 (18.23%) SQL
20 777 (16.30%) Git (software)
21 742 (15.57%) C#
22 741 (15.55%) .NET
23 715 (15.00%) TDD
24 706 (14.81%) Docker
25 648 (13.60%) Redux
26 646 (13.55%) REST
27 613 (12.86%) Kubernetes
28 596 (12.51%) Social Skills
28 596 (12.51%) HTML5
29 549 (11.52%) Test Automation

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
1 140 (2.94%) Confluence
2 109 (2.29%) CMS
3 82 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 75 (1.57%) Apache
5 47 (0.99%) nginx
6 44 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 40 (0.84%) Apache Spark
8 38 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
9 32 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 30 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 27 (0.57%) GeoServer
12 24 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
12 24 (0.50%) Drupal
12 24 (0.50%) WordPress
13 22 (0.46%) Headless CMS
14 21 (0.44%) Umbraco
15 19 (0.40%) Ethereum
16 17 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
17 16 (0.34%) Apache Solr
18 14 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (0.25%) Sketch
3 10 (0.21%) Adobe XD
4 9 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.063%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.063%) InDesign
6 3 (0.063%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.063%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.042%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.042%) InVision
7 2 (0.042%) Simulink
8 1 (0.021%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.021%) Maya
8 1 (0.021%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 12 (0.25%) Shopify
2 10 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.17%) Magento
4 7 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.084%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.084%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.063%) Bloomberg AIM
7 3 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.042%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.021%) Primavera
9 1 (0.021%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.021%) SAP IBP
9 1 (0.021%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,427 (29.94%) AWS
2 1,128 (23.67%) Azure
3 478 (10.03%) Serverless
4 435 (9.13%) GCP
5 380 (7.97%) AWS Lambda
6 315 (6.61%) GitHub
7 196 (4.11%) Azure DevOps
8 195 (4.09%) Amazon S3
9 188 (3.94%) npm
10 129 (2.71%) OpenShift
11 118 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 81 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
13 79 (1.66%) Amazon SQS
14 78 (1.64%) SaaS
15 66 (1.38%) Power Platform
16 63 (1.32%) Azure Service Bus
17 59 (1.24%) PaaS
18 52 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
19 51 (1.07%) Amazon Cognito
20 40 (0.84%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 59 (1.24%) HTTP
2 45 (0.94%) Internet
3 14 (0.29%) DNS
4 12 (0.25%) Firewall
5 8 (0.17%) SSL
6 6 (0.13%) 4G
6 6 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (0.13%) LTE
7 3 (0.063%) FTP
7 3 (0.063%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.063%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.042%) AMQP
8 2 (0.042%) DSL
8 2 (0.042%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.042%) Intranet
8 2 (0.042%) RTMP
8 2 (0.042%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.042%) VPN
8 2 (0.042%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.021%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 321 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 315 (6.61%) MongoDB
4 261 (5.48%) NoSQL
5 209 (4.39%) MySQL
6 178 (3.73%) Relational Database
7 133 (2.79%) DynamoDB
8 129 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
9 100 (2.10%) Redis
10 79 (1.66%) Amazon Aurora
11 57 (1.20%) Big Data
12 52 (1.09%) RDBMS
13 50 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
13 50 (1.05%) Power BI
14 39 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
15 32 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
16 31 (0.65%) GIS
17 29 (0.61%) Neo4j
17 29 (0.61%) Spatial Data
18 27 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 777 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 460 (9.65%) Jenkins
3 368 (7.72%) JIRA
4 309 (6.48%) webpack
5 269 (5.64%) Cypress.io
6 146 (3.06%) GitLab
7 135 (2.83%) Maven
8 113 (2.37%) Grunt
9 107 (2.25%) Selenium
10 106 (2.22%) gulp
11 90 (1.89%) TeamCity
12 85 (1.78%) Bitbucket
13 79 (1.66%) JUnit
14 74 (1.55%) Storybook
15 71 (1.49%) Cucumber
16 70 (1.47%) SonarQube
17 61 (1.28%) Gradle
18 58 (1.22%) Babel
19 57 (1.20%) Artifactory
20 56 (1.17%) Mocha
General
1 938 (19.68%) Finance
2 596 (12.51%) Social Skills
3 496 (10.41%) Front Office
4 361 (7.57%) Banking
5 267 (5.60%) Public Sector
6 191 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
7 147 (3.08%) Investment Banking
8 96 (2.01%) Retail
9 59 (1.24%) Law
10 54 (1.13%) Marketing
11 47 (0.99%) Legal
12 46 (0.97%) Presentation Skills
13 45 (0.94%) Telecoms
14 34 (0.71%) Influencing Skills
15 32 (0.67%) Games
15 32 (0.67%) Publishing
16 27 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 27 (0.57%) Manufacturing
17 24 (0.50%) Retail Banking
18 18 (0.38%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 3,643 (76.44%) Developer
2 1,188 (24.93%) React Developer
3 703 (14.75%) Full Stack Developer
4 689 (14.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 538 (11.29%) Software Engineer
6 490 (10.28%) Senior Developer
7 421 (8.83%) JavaScript Developer
8 376 (7.89%) Python Developer
9 375 (7.87%) Java Developer
10 302 (6.34%) AWS Engineer
11 301 (6.32%) AWS Developer
12 280 (5.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 220 (4.62%) .NET Developer
14 213 (4.47%) AWS Software Engineer
15 183 (3.84%) Python Engineer
16 159 (3.34%) C# Developer
17 157 (3.29%) Java Engineer
18 146 (3.06%) Node.js Developer
19 145 (3.04%) UI Developer
20 143 (3.00%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,619 (33.97%) Node.js
2 1,449 (30.40%) CSS
3 1,423 (29.86%) HTML
4 1,026 (21.53%) AngularJS
5 741 (15.55%) .NET
6 648 (13.60%) Redux
7 646 (13.55%) REST
8 596 (12.51%) HTML5
9 515 (10.81%) GraphQL
10 457 (9.59%) Spring
11 391 (8.20%) Spring Boot
12 378 (7.93%) RESTful
13 358 (7.51%) Vue.js
14 319 (6.69%) Jest
15 287 (6.02%) jQuery
16 277 (5.81%) Sass
17 275 (5.77%) CSS3
18 272 (5.71%) Kafka
19 240 (5.04%) .NET Core
20 224 (4.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 524 (10.99%) User Experience
2 347 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
3 284 (5.96%) Equities
4 235 (4.93%) Derivative
4 235 (4.93%) Hedge funds
5 167 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 165 (3.46%) Fixed Income
7 154 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 143 (3.00%) Cloud Native
9 91 (1.91%) Data Structures
10 82 (1.72%) Algorithms
10 82 (1.72%) Legacy Systems
11 59 (1.24%) Blockchain
12 54 (1.13%) iPad
13 53 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
14 50 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
15 47 (0.99%) Management Information System
16 36 (0.76%) Virtual Team
17 29 (0.61%) NHS
18 26 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 204 (4.28%) Linux
2 81 (1.70%) Android
3 65 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 39 (0.82%) Unix
5 23 (0.48%) Windows
6 5 (0.10%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.042%) MVS
9 1 (0.021%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,145 (45.01%) Agile
2 1,451 (30.44%) Full Stack Development
3 1,079 (22.64%) Front End Development
4 1,011 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 987 (20.71%) Microservices
6 939 (19.70%) CI/CD
7 921 (19.32%) DevOps
8 715 (15.00%) TDD
9 549 (11.52%) Test Automation
10 468 (9.82%) Analytics
11 464 (9.74%) Scrum
12 404 (8.48%) Asset Management
13 357 (7.49%) Investment Management
14 350 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
15 338 (7.09%) Web Development
16 311 (6.53%) E-Commerce
17 303 (6.36%) BDD
18 289 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
19 272 (5.71%) Fintech
20 260 (5.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3,107 (65.19%) JavaScript
2 1,810 (37.98%) TypeScript
3 1,147 (24.07%) Java
4 972 (20.39%) Python
5 869 (18.23%) SQL
6 742 (15.57%) C#
7 241 (5.06%) ES6
8 157 (3.29%) PHP
9 126 (2.64%) Go
10 86 (1.80%) Ruby
11 72 (1.51%) Scala
12 69 (1.45%) Kotlin
13 63 (1.32%) PowerShell
14 62 (1.30%) C
15 61 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 57 (1.20%) T-SQL
17 45 (0.94%) Bash
18 39 (0.82%) C++
19 31 (0.65%) Shell Script
20 25 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 337 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 271 (5.69%) SC Cleared
3 144 (3.02%) Degree
4 80 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 45 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 22 (0.46%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.13%) CEH
7 6 (0.13%) CISM
7 6 (0.13%) CISSP
8 5 (0.10%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.084%) PhD
10 2 (0.042%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.042%) HNC
10 2 (0.042%) HND
10 2 (0.042%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.021%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.021%) SANS
11 1 (0.021%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (5.04%) QA
2 235 (4.93%) Accessibility
3 28 (0.59%) WCAG
4 19 (0.40%) SLA
5 16 (0.34%) GDPR
6 10 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.10%) PMO
7 5 (0.10%) WAI
8 3 (0.063%) GRC
9 2 (0.042%) DICOM
10 1 (0.021%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.021%) HL7
10 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.021%) NCSC
10 1 (0.021%) PMBOK
System Software
1 706 (14.81%) Docker
2 8 (0.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.13%) Varnish
4 5 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.10%) etcd
5 4 (0.084%) zsh
6 2 (0.042%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.021%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 613 (12.86%) Kubernetes
2 307 (6.44%) Terraform
3 111 (2.33%) Ansible
4 103 (2.16%) Grafana
5 36 (0.76%) Puppet
6 30 (0.63%) Prometheus
7 24 (0.50%) Kibana
8 21 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (0.29%) Istio
10 11 (0.23%) HP Fortify
11 9 (0.19%) Consul
12 8 (0.17%) Packer
13 4 (0.084%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.084%) systemd
14 3 (0.063%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.063%) MIIS
15 2 (0.042%) HP ALM
15 2 (0.042%) logstash
16 1 (0.021%) Rancher
16 1 (0.021%) Salt
Vendors
1 232 (4.87%) Oracle
2 228 (4.78%) Microsoft
3 148 (3.11%) Google
4 93 (1.95%) Adobe
5 53 (1.11%) SAP
6 37 (0.78%) Splunk
7 36 (0.76%) Atlassian
8 32 (0.67%) Sitecore
9 23 (0.48%) Databricks
10 22 (0.46%) MuleSoft
11 20 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (0.40%) AppDynamics
13 17 (0.36%) Red Hat
14 16 (0.34%) Tealium
15 11 (0.23%) DevExpress
15 11 (0.23%) ForgeRock
16 10 (0.21%) ESRI
16 10 (0.21%) IBM
16 10 (0.21%) Netlify
17 8 (0.17%) Cloudera