Period
to 7 July 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 56 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +41
Contract jobs citing React 1,811 3,946 4,198
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.37% 4.22% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.22% 13.05% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,418 3,167 3,349
Median daily rate £503 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.55% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £363 £338
90th Percentile £713 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.29% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +4.35%
10th Percentile £34.55 £45.45 £33.85
90th Percentile £64.90 £122.50 £102.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +2.86%

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 12,737 30,244 35,180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.74% 32.33% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,558 21,174 24,705
Median daily rate £500 £490 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.70% +5.00%
10th Percentile £331 £334 £315
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £415
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 321 366
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +1.47% +2.78%
10th Percentile £22.50 £18.50 £14.90
90th Percentile £63.00 £60.00 £60.47
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -2.44%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 1,648 £525 +5.00% 711
London +3 1,125 £550 +4.76% 249
UK excluding London +13 638 £428 -2.29% 507
North of England -9 159 £400 -8.57% 162
Work from Home -12 114 £435 -5.95% 95
South East -21 107 £450 - 116
Scotland +31 104 £425 -4.49% 20
South West +26 92 £450 -2.81% 62
Midlands +24 85 £450 +12.50% 83
Yorkshire +27 67 £400 -15.79% 38
North West -30 64 £410 -3.53% 109
East of England +51 63 £463 +8.82% 38
East Midlands +21 51 £428 +14.00% 29
West Midlands +22 34 £463 +12.46% 54
Wales +35 30 £450 +22.45% 20
North East +35 28 £543 +14.81% 15
Northern Ireland +7 3 - - 7

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 1,319 (72.83%) JavaScript
2 967 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
3 807 (44.56%) AngularJS
4 687 (37.93%) Node.js
5 601 (33.19%) CSS
6 565 (31.20%) HTML
7 519 (28.66%) AWS
8 511 (28.22%) Java
9 452 (24.96%) Azure
10 429 (23.69%) Finance
11 411 (22.69%) .NET
12 389 (21.48%) C#
13 385 (21.26%) DevOps
14 375 (20.71%) Front End Development
15 374 (20.65%) TDD
16 353 (19.49%) Microservices
17 347 (19.16%) Software Engineering
18 344 (19.00%) Web Services
19 339 (18.72%) TypeScript
20 315 (17.39%) Vue.js
21 297 (16.40%) Redux
22 285 (15.74%) Python
22 285 (15.74%) HTML5
23 267 (14.74%) Git (software)
24 258 (14.25%) Front Office
25 256 (14.14%) SQL
26 255 (14.08%) Kubernetes
27 243 (13.42%) Docker
28 239 (13.20%) Scrum
29 220 (12.15%) Banking

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
1 123 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (1.38%) Confluence
2 25 (1.38%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.27%) CMS
4 21 (1.16%) Apache Spark
5 20 (1.10%) Apache
6 15 (0.83%) nginx
7 14 (0.77%) Apache Solr
7 14 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 13 (0.72%) Headless CMS
9 12 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (0.39%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.33%) Drupal
11 6 (0.33%) SAS
11 6 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.33%) WordPress
12 5 (0.28%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.28%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (0.77%) Sketch
2 9 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.33%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.17%) Figma
5 3 (0.17%) InVision
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.055%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.055%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 9 (0.50%) Magento
1 9 (0.50%) Shopify
2 6 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.055%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.055%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.055%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.055%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.055%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 519 (28.66%) AWS
2 452 (24.96%) Azure
3 200 (11.04%) GCP
4 133 (7.34%) Serverless
5 86 (4.75%) AWS Lambda
6 56 (3.09%) SaaS
7 47 (2.60%) GitHub
8 45 (2.48%) npm
9 41 (2.26%) OpenShift
10 34 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
10 34 (1.88%) PaaS
11 32 (1.77%) Amazon S3
12 19 (1.05%) Power Platform
13 17 (0.94%) Azure Functions
13 17 (0.94%) Heroku
14 16 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
14 16 (0.88%) Logic Apps
15 14 (0.77%) Firebase
15 14 (0.77%) IaaS
16 12 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.21%) HTTP
2 10 (0.55%) Internet
3 7 (0.39%) RTMP
4 6 (0.33%) DNS
5 4 (0.22%) SSL
6 3 (0.17%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.17%) Network Security
6 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.11%) 3G
7 2 (0.11%) 4G
7 2 (0.11%) 5G
7 2 (0.11%) Broadband
7 2 (0.11%) Firewall
7 2 (0.11%) GPRS
7 2 (0.11%) Intranet
7 2 (0.11%) LTE
7 2 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.11%) UMTS
7 2 (0.11%) WebEx
7 2 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 171 (9.44%) MongoDB
3 130 (7.18%) NoSQL
4 115 (6.35%) MySQL
5 84 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
6 58 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 56 (3.09%) Redis
8 31 (1.71%) Big Data
9 27 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 24 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (0.94%) Blockchain
12 17 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (0.88%) BigQuery
14 11 (0.61%) Power BI
15 10 (0.55%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.55%) SQL Server 2019
16 9 (0.50%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 267 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 127 (7.01%) Jenkins
3 83 (4.58%) webpack
4 65 (3.59%) JIRA
5 63 (3.48%) Selenium
6 57 (3.15%) gulp
7 51 (2.82%) RStudio
8 41 (2.26%) Grunt
9 38 (2.10%) Maven
10 37 (2.04%) Visual Studio
11 36 (1.99%) Mocha
12 35 (1.93%) Cucumber
13 34 (1.88%) Jasmine
14 30 (1.66%) TeamCity
15 28 (1.55%) JUnit
16 25 (1.38%) CircleCI
17 23 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
18 21 (1.16%) Gradle
19 20 (1.10%) Babel
19 20 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 429 (23.69%) Finance
2 258 (14.25%) Front Office
3 220 (12.15%) Banking
4 131 (7.23%) Investment Banking
5 58 (3.20%) Public Sector
6 32 (1.77%) Retail
7 25 (1.38%) Law
8 23 (1.27%) Marketing
9 20 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 17 (0.94%) Games
11 11 (0.61%) Publishing
12 10 (0.55%) Electronics
13 9 (0.50%) Back Office
14 8 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.39%) Automotive
16 5 (0.28%) Advertising
16 5 (0.28%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.17%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.11%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1,430 (78.96%) Developer
2 509 (28.11%) React Developer
3 302 (16.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 252 (13.91%) Full Stack Developer
5 237 (13.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 192 (10.60%) .NET Developer
7 154 (8.50%) Software Engineer
8 145 (8.01%) Java Developer
9 141 (7.79%) AWS Engineer
10 137 (7.56%) AWS Developer
11 134 (7.40%) Senior Developer
12 124 (6.85%) C# Developer
13 99 (5.47%) UI Developer
14 91 (5.02%) Node.js Developer
15 82 (4.53%) Python Developer
16 80 (4.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 69 (3.81%) HTML Developer
18 68 (3.75%) Architect
19 64 (3.53%) AWS Software Engineer
19 64 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 807 (44.56%) AngularJS
2 687 (37.93%) Node.js
3 601 (33.19%) CSS
4 565 (31.20%) HTML
5 411 (22.69%) .NET
6 344 (19.00%) Web Services
7 315 (17.39%) Vue.js
8 297 (16.40%) Redux
9 285 (15.74%) HTML5
10 192 (10.60%) ASP.NET
11 191 (10.55%) .NET Core
12 165 (9.11%) RESTful
13 159 (8.78%) REST
14 150 (8.28%) GraphQL
15 145 (8.01%) Spring
16 130 (7.18%) CSS3
17 129 (7.12%) Sass
18 121 (6.68%) Spring Boot
19 110 (6.07%) jQuery
20 99 (5.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 217 (11.98%) Fixed Income
2 201 (11.10%) User Experience
3 193 (10.66%) Derivative
4 188 (10.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 187 (10.33%) Hedge funds
6 164 (9.06%) Equities
7 163 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
8 100 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
9 73 (4.03%) Mobile App
10 32 (1.77%) Public Cloud
11 27 (1.49%) Algorithms
11 27 (1.49%) Cloud Native
12 24 (1.33%) Blog
12 24 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 24 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
13 22 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
14 20 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.10%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.72%) W3C
16 10 (0.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (2.54%) Android
2 44 (2.43%) Linux
3 36 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 16 (0.88%) Windows
5 15 (0.83%) Unix
6 3 (0.17%) CentOS
6 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.17%) VMS
7 2 (0.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.055%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.055%) Debian
8 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.055%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.055%) Solaris
8 1 (0.055%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.055%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 967 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (21.26%) DevOps
3 375 (20.71%) Front End Development
4 374 (20.65%) TDD
5 353 (19.49%) Microservices
6 347 (19.16%) Software Engineering
7 239 (13.20%) Scrum
8 196 (10.82%) Asset Management
9 183 (10.10%) Investment Management
10 180 (9.94%) Test Automation
11 157 (8.67%) BDD
12 148 (8.17%) MVC
13 141 (7.79%) Decision-Making
14 138 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
14 138 (7.62%) OO
15 137 (7.56%) Fintech
16 126 (6.96%) Web Development
17 103 (5.69%) Portfolio Management
18 99 (5.47%) SDLC
19 98 (5.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,319 (72.83%) JavaScript
2 511 (28.22%) Java
3 389 (21.48%) C#
4 339 (18.72%) TypeScript
5 285 (15.74%) Python
6 256 (14.14%) SQL
7 127 (7.01%) ES6
8 64 (3.53%) Java 8
9 60 (3.31%) PHP
10 42 (2.32%) Kotlin
11 34 (1.88%) C++
12 32 (1.77%) Ruby
13 31 (1.71%) Go
13 31 (1.71%) R
14 25 (1.38%) Scala
15 24 (1.33%) PowerShell
15 24 (1.33%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.10%) C
17 19 (1.05%) F#
18 10 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 120 (6.63%) Security Cleared
2 96 (5.30%) SC Cleared
3 54 (2.98%) Degree
4 22 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.28%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.17%) SANS
10 2 (0.11%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.11%) ISEB
10 2 (0.11%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.055%) CISSP
11 1 (0.055%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.055%) IIBA
11 1 (0.055%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.26%) QA
2 27 (1.49%) WCAG
3 2 (0.11%) WAI
4 1 (0.055%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.055%) GDPR
4 1 (0.055%) NCSC
4 1 (0.055%) SLA
System Software
1 243 (13.42%) Docker
2 10 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.39%) HDFS
4 3 (0.17%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 255 (14.08%) Kubernetes
2 91 (5.02%) Terraform
3 37 (2.04%) Kibana
4 23 (1.27%) logstash
5 22 (1.21%) Ansible
6 12 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.39%) MIIS
9 5 (0.28%) Istio
10 4 (0.22%) Grafana
10 4 (0.22%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.22%) Puppet
11 3 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.17%) FreeIPA
11 3 (0.17%) Graphite
11 3 (0.17%) SCCM
11 3 (0.17%) WSUS
12 2 (0.11%) Mesos
12 2 (0.11%) OpenNebula
13 1 (0.055%) Packer
Vendors
1 148 (8.17%) Google
2 96 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 48 (2.65%) Oracle
4 15 (0.83%) Sitecore
5 13 (0.72%) Red Hat
5 13 (0.72%) SAP
5 13 (0.72%) Splunk
6 11 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (0.55%) Xamarin
8 9 (0.50%) Adobe
9 7 (0.39%) hybris
9 7 (0.39%) IBM
10 6 (0.33%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.33%) Bloomberg
10 6 (0.33%) New Relic
10 6 (0.33%) Talend
11 5 (0.28%) ESRI
12 4 (0.22%) AppDynamics
12 4 (0.22%) Facebook
12 4 (0.22%) Twitter