Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 52 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 +68
Contract jobs citing React 3,007 4,226 3,126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.13% 4.28% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.71% 12.51% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,266 3,197 2,524
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £340
90th Percentile £688 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £403
% change year-on-year - +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 11
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £48.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -2.17%
10th Percentile £35.00 £22.63 £42.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -20.57%

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 21,933 33,768 31,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.09% 34.17% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,081 23,763 22,616
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +3.04% +8.47%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 293 328
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.34% +3.83% -
10th Percentile £18.78 £17.70 £18.50
90th Percentile £78.75 £60.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.28% +3.83% +5.26%

React
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for React in the UK

React
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing React.

Contractor daily rate trend for React in the UK

React
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing React over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for React in the UK

React
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing React.

Contractor hourly rate trend for React in the UK

React
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing React over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor 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 21 January 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 -2 2,745 £500 - 1,726
London +5 1,775 £550 +4.76% 791
UK excluding London +5 1,192 £425 - 1,070
North of England -1 296 £425 +6.25% 312
South East -45 242 £450 - 225
Scotland +17 192 £450 +2.86% 94
South West +5 182 £425 -5.56% 157
North West -2 140 £406 +1.56% 194
Midlands +8 135 £400 - 139
Yorkshire -3 126 £466 +16.56% 90
East of England +57 107 £438 +2.94% 102
East Midlands +11 77 £400 - 69
West Midlands +20 59 £400 - 70
North East +7 30 £438 -2.78% 28
Wales +26 27 £463 +8.82% 38
Northern Ireland +4 9 £413 +3.13% 3

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 2,260 (75.16%) JavaScript
2 1,446 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1,244 (41.37%) AngularJS
4 1,191 (39.61%) Node.js
5 1,120 (37.25%) CSS
6 1,090 (36.25%) HTML
7 758 (25.21%) Java
8 738 (24.54%) C#
9 718 (23.88%) TDD
10 658 (21.88%) .NET
11 618 (20.55%) Front End Development
12 617 (20.52%) AWS
13 599 (19.92%) Finance
14 578 (19.22%) Redux
15 543 (18.06%) Azure
16 526 (17.49%) Git (software)
17 513 (17.06%) TypeScript
18 505 (16.79%) Microservices
19 468 (15.56%) HTML5
20 435 (14.47%) Python
21 416 (13.83%) SQL
22 408 (13.57%) Docker
23 400 (13.30%) Vue.js
24 398 (13.24%) Scrum
25 384 (12.77%) Software Engineering
26 349 (11.61%) DevOps
27 340 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
28 337 (11.21%) Web Services
29 308 (10.24%) SQL Server
29 308 (10.24%) Greenfield Project

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 62 (2.06%) CMS
2 61 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
3 53 (1.76%) Confluence
4 48 (1.60%) Apache Spark
5 47 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 43 (1.43%) Apache
6 43 (1.43%) nginx
7 26 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 24 (0.80%) Umbraco
9 23 (0.76%) WordPress
10 21 (0.70%) Drupal
10 21 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 16 (0.53%) JBoss
12 15 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 11 (0.37%) Camunda
13 11 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
13 11 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.30%) ArcGIS
15 8 (0.27%) SAS
15 8 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 20 (0.67%) Sketch
3 18 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.23%) Marvel
7 6 (0.20%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.20%) InVision
8 5 (0.17%) GIMP
9 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.100%) Figma
10 3 (0.100%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.100%) Zeplin
11 2 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (1.16%) Magento
2 19 (0.63%) Shopify
3 10 (0.33%) FINCAD Analytics
4 8 (0.27%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.100%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.100%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.100%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.100%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.100%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.033%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.033%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.033%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 617 (20.52%) AWS
2 543 (18.06%) Azure
3 214 (7.12%) GCP
4 163 (5.42%) Serverless
5 108 (3.59%) GitHub
6 88 (2.93%) AWS Lambda
7 81 (2.69%) Amazon S3
8 59 (1.96%) npm
8 59 (1.96%) OpenShift
9 49 (1.63%) SaaS
10 38 (1.26%) Power Platform
11 30 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
11 30 (1.00%) Azure Functions
11 30 (1.00%) PaaS
12 25 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
12 25 (0.83%) Heroku
13 24 (0.80%) Google Analytics
14 19 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
14 19 (0.63%) Office 365
15 18 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.63%) Internet
2 15 (0.50%) HTTP
2 15 (0.50%) SSH
3 13 (0.43%) Intranet
4 8 (0.27%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.20%) Skype
6 5 (0.17%) Firewall
6 5 (0.17%) NetScaler
6 5 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (0.17%) RTMP
7 4 (0.13%) Broadband
7 4 (0.13%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.100%) DHCP
8 3 (0.100%) FTP
8 3 (0.100%) Network Security
8 3 (0.100%) SMTP
8 3 (0.100%) SSL
9 2 (0.067%) DNS
9 2 (0.067%) Extranet
10 1 (0.033%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 232 (7.72%) MongoDB
3 194 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 171 (5.69%) MySQL
5 111 (3.69%) Relational Database
6 91 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 62 (2.06%) Big Data
8 60 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 57 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
10 50 (1.66%) Redis
11 49 (1.63%) Hadoop
12 44 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 40 (1.33%) Amazon Athena
14 35 (1.16%) Power BI
15 31 (1.03%) Flink
16 30 (1.00%) Blockchain
17 28 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
17 28 (0.93%) RDBMS
18 26 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
18 26 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 526 (17.49%) Git (software)
2 271 (9.01%) Jenkins
3 166 (5.52%) webpack
4 160 (5.32%) JIRA
5 102 (3.39%) gulp
5 102 (3.39%) TeamCity
6 96 (3.19%) JUnit
7 93 (3.09%) Jasmine
8 90 (2.99%) Selenium
9 82 (2.73%) Mocha
10 79 (2.63%) Cucumber
11 76 (2.53%) Grunt
12 67 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
13 57 (1.90%) Bitbucket
14 56 (1.86%) Maven
15 46 (1.53%) Babel
16 43 (1.43%) Subversion
17 37 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
19 31 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 599 (19.92%) Finance
2 229 (7.62%) Front Office
3 180 (5.99%) Banking
4 115 (3.82%) Retail
5 83 (2.76%) Public Sector
6 68 (2.26%) Marketing
7 63 (2.10%) Investment Banking
8 40 (1.33%) Games
9 39 (1.30%) Back Office
9 39 (1.30%) Law
10 22 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 17 (0.57%) Advertising
12 14 (0.47%) Publishing
13 12 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.37%) Automotive
15 8 (0.27%) Electronics
16 7 (0.23%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.20%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.20%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.100%) Military
Job Titles
1 2,450 (81.48%) Developer
2 899 (29.90%) React Developer
3 508 (16.89%) Full Stack Developer
3 508 (16.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 446 (14.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 292 (9.71%) Senior Developer
6 258 (8.58%) .NET Developer
7 244 (8.11%) Java Developer
8 241 (8.01%) C# Developer
9 179 (5.95%) Node.js Developer
10 149 (4.96%) Software Engineer
11 129 (4.29%) UI Developer
12 128 (4.26%) Angular Developer
13 114 (3.79%) Software Developer
14 108 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
15 100 (3.33%) Architect
15 100 (3.33%) Senior React Developer
16 85 (2.83%) Web Developer
17 81 (2.69%) HTML Developer
18 75 (2.49%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,244 (41.37%) AngularJS
2 1,191 (39.61%) Node.js
3 1,120 (37.25%) CSS
4 1,090 (36.25%) HTML
5 658 (21.88%) .NET
6 578 (19.22%) Redux
7 468 (15.56%) HTML5
8 400 (13.30%) Vue.js
9 337 (11.21%) Web Services
10 296 (9.84%) RESTful
11 295 (9.81%) REST
12 283 (9.41%) CSS3
13 260 (8.65%) Spring
14 257 (8.55%) Sass
15 251 (8.35%) jQuery
16 246 (8.18%) GraphQL
17 221 (7.35%) ASP.NET
18 204 (6.78%) .NET Core
19 164 (5.45%) Spring Boot
20 153 (5.09%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 308 (10.24%) Greenfield Project
2 303 (10.08%) User Experience
3 187 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
4 158 (5.25%) Fixed Income
5 157 (5.22%) Hedge funds
6 154 (5.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 137 (4.56%) Derivative
8 132 (4.39%) Mobile App
9 115 (3.82%) Equities
10 69 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
11 58 (1.93%) Blog
12 49 (1.63%) Algorithms
13 32 (1.06%) W3C
14 29 (0.96%) Public Cloud
15 26 (0.86%) Reference Data
16 25 (0.83%) Data Structures
17 24 (0.80%) Cloud Native
18 23 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
19 18 (0.60%) Virtual Team
20 17 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 151 (5.02%) Linux
2 68 (2.26%) Unix
3 63 (2.10%) Apple iOS
4 56 (1.86%) Android
5 31 (1.03%) Windows
6 7 (0.23%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.13%) Debian
7 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.100%) CentOS
8 3 (0.100%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.067%) VMS
10 1 (0.033%) Android TV
10 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,446 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (23.88%) TDD
3 618 (20.55%) Front End Development
4 505 (16.79%) Microservices
5 398 (13.24%) Scrum
6 384 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 349 (11.61%) DevOps
8 340 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
9 298 (9.91%) Test Automation
10 286 (9.51%) OO
11 261 (8.68%) BDD
12 260 (8.65%) Web Development
13 233 (7.75%) MVC
14 183 (6.09%) E-Commerce
15 181 (6.02%) Unit Testing
16 174 (5.79%) Computer Science
17 158 (5.25%) OOP
18 156 (5.19%) Kanban
18 156 (5.19%) Open Source
19 151 (5.02%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 2,260 (75.16%) JavaScript
2 758 (25.21%) Java
3 738 (24.54%) C#
4 513 (17.06%) TypeScript
5 435 (14.47%) Python
6 416 (13.83%) SQL
7 282 (9.38%) ES6
8 175 (5.82%) PHP
9 163 (5.42%) Java 8
10 125 (4.16%) C++
11 76 (2.53%) Ruby
12 71 (2.36%) Scala
13 60 (2.00%) Go
14 47 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 46 (1.53%) Kotlin
16 45 (1.50%) T-SQL
17 41 (1.36%) R
18 40 (1.33%) ES7
19 37 (1.23%) C
20 36 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 180 (5.99%) Degree
2 127 (4.22%) Security Cleared
3 78 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 69 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 24 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 21 (0.70%) Master's Degree
8 17 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.33%) DBS Check
11 7 (0.23%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.17%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.13%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.13%) OCPJP
14 2 (0.067%) CompTIA Security+
14 2 (0.067%) GIAC
14 2 (0.067%) Linux+ Certification
14 2 (0.067%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (0.067%) SANS
14 2 (0.067%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (3.09%) QA
2 12 (0.40%) WCAG
3 4 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.100%) MiFID
5 2 (0.067%) EMIR
5 2 (0.067%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.067%) SLA
6 1 (0.033%) GDPR
6 1 (0.033%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.033%) WAI
System Software
1 408 (13.57%) Docker
2 29 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.40%) HDFS
4 10 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.17%) XenApp
5 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.067%) Varnish
6 2 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.033%) GridGain
7 1 (0.033%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 236 (7.85%) Kubernetes
2 90 (2.99%) Terraform
3 36 (1.20%) Ansible
4 21 (0.70%) Puppet
5 17 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.43%) Istio
7 11 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.20%) Grafana
9 6 (0.20%) HAProxy
9 6 (0.20%) Kibana
9 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.17%) SCCM
11 4 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.13%) MIIS
12 3 (0.100%) Graphite
12 3 (0.100%) HP SiteScope
13 2 (0.067%) Oracle Identity Management
13 2 (0.067%) Salt
14 1 (0.033%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 217 (7.22%) Microsoft
2 129 (4.29%) Google
3 81 (2.69%) Oracle
4 38 (1.26%) IBM
5 31 (1.03%) Remedy
5 31 (1.03%) Tableau
6 26 (0.86%) Adobe
7 24 (0.80%) Bloomberg
8 23 (0.76%) Cognos
8 23 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
8 23 (0.76%) Sitecore
9 20 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (0.63%) hybris
10 19 (0.63%) Xamarin
11 18 (0.60%) Atlassian
12 15 (0.50%) Reuters
12 15 (0.50%) Splunk
13 12 (0.40%) SAP
14 11 (0.37%) VMware
15 9 (0.30%) New Relic