Period
to 25 February 2021

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 25 February 2021 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
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 45 53 53
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +17
Contract jobs citing React 2,275 2,845 4,099
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.80% 4.17% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.75% 13.85% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,319 2,274 3,243
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £335 £344 £350
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -4.55% +3.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 18
Median hourly rate £40.66 £50.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.68% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £30.00 £47.50 £21.25
90th Percentile £65.73 £57.50 £58.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% - +11.11%

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 14,440 20,548 33,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.46% 30.09% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,180 14,437 23,605
Median daily rate £488 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £330 £325
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £445 £430
% change year-on-year -4.49% +3.49% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 182 266
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.70 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +9.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25.00 £17.63 £17.50
90th Percentile £63.65 £78.75 £60.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 25 February 2021.

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 25 February 2021.

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 25 February 2021. 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 +16 2,010 £500 -1.48% 1,422
London +12 1,393 £525 -4.55% 614
Work from Home -3 707 £500 +5.26% 402
UK excluding London +2 608 £420 -4.55% 912
North of England +17 207 £450 +2.86% 320
South East +33 132 £388 -15.07% 202
Yorkshire +26 105 £450 -4.76% 87
North West +9 90 £425 +1.19% 198
South West +14 80 £450 - 96
Midlands +4 76 £351 -14.91% 115
Scotland -32 73 £420 -6.67% 62
West Midlands +11 38 £350 -15.15% 76
East Midlands -4 32 £351 -15.03% 39
East of England +1 30 £400 -11.11% 71
North East +16 12 £475 +10.47% 35
Wales -2 8 £400 -11.11% 25
Northern Ireland -3 2 £325 -21.21% 22

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, 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 1,700 (74.73%) JavaScript
2 1,124 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
3 992 (43.60%) Node.js
4 773 (33.98%) AWS
5 669 (29.41%) Java
6 668 (29.36%) AngularJS
7 636 (27.96%) Software Engineering
8 620 (27.25%) TypeScript
9 603 (26.51%) Finance
10 595 (26.15%) CSS
11 588 (25.85%) Azure
12 548 (24.09%) HTML
13 536 (23.56%) Python
14 505 (22.20%) Docker
15 467 (20.53%) Web Services
16 436 (19.16%) Kubernetes
17 422 (18.55%) DevOps
18 419 (18.42%) .NET
19 410 (18.02%) TDD
20 409 (17.98%) Front End Development
21 387 (17.01%) Asset Management
22 381 (16.75%) Front Office
23 367 (16.13%) Git (software)
24 366 (16.09%) Microservices
25 359 (15.78%) Serverless
26 343 (15.08%) User Experience
26 343 (15.08%) Redux
27 324 (14.24%) C#
28 322 (14.15%) SQL
29 293 (12.88%) Terraform

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 80 (3.52%) Apache
1 80 (3.52%) Confluence
2 72 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
3 49 (2.15%) CMS
4 40 (1.76%) Apache Spark
5 34 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (0.70%) WordPress
8 14 (0.62%) Mule
9 13 (0.57%) Camunda
9 13 (0.57%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 11 (0.48%) nginx
11 10 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
12 9 (0.40%) Drupal
12 9 (0.40%) JBoss
12 9 (0.40%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.35%) Jetty
13 8 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.53%) Sketch
3 11 (0.48%) Figma
4 9 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (0.31%) InVision
7 5 (0.22%) Adobe XD
7 5 (0.22%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.13%) Maya
8 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.088%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.044%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.044%) Blender
10 1 (0.044%) GIMP
10 1 (0.044%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.044%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 10 (0.44%) Shopify
2 9 (0.40%) Magento
3 5 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 4 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.088%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.044%) Exstream
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 773 (33.98%) AWS
2 588 (25.85%) Azure
3 359 (15.78%) Serverless
4 244 (10.73%) GCP
5 232 (10.20%) AWS Lambda
6 192 (8.44%) Amazon S3
7 118 (5.19%) GitHub
8 111 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
9 103 (4.53%) AWS Step Functions
10 79 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
11 57 (2.51%) npm
12 47 (2.07%) PaaS
13 44 (1.93%) Slack
14 39 (1.71%) SaaS
15 36 (1.58%) Power Platform
16 29 (1.27%) Yarn
17 28 (1.23%) Logic Apps
18 26 (1.14%) Amazon ECS
18 26 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
19 24 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.75%) HTTP
2 15 (0.66%) Internet
3 5 (0.22%) SSH
4 3 (0.13%) DNS
4 3 (0.13%) Network Security
4 3 (0.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.088%) Firewall
5 2 (0.088%) SNMP
6 1 (0.044%) Broadband
6 1 (0.044%) Intranet
6 1 (0.044%) LAN
6 1 (0.044%) SSL
6 1 (0.044%) WAN
6 1 (0.044%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (8.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 150 (6.59%) MongoDB
3 140 (6.15%) SQL Server
4 121 (5.32%) Amazon RDS
5 112 (4.92%) NoSQL
6 111 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
7 99 (4.35%) MySQL
8 61 (2.68%) Apache Ignite
9 38 (1.67%) Relational Database
10 35 (1.54%) Power BI
11 34 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
11 34 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
12 19 (0.84%) Big Data
13 14 (0.62%) Redis
14 13 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.48%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.44%) Tableau
17 9 (0.40%) Hadoop
17 9 (0.40%) Oracle Database
18 8 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 367 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 221 (9.71%) Jenkins
3 155 (6.81%) webpack
4 131 (5.76%) JIRA
5 119 (5.23%) Maven
6 75 (3.30%) Cypress.io
7 65 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 64 (2.81%) Selenium
9 57 (2.51%) GitLab
10 47 (2.07%) SonarQube
11 45 (1.98%) Jasmine
12 43 (1.89%) Mocha
13 39 (1.71%) JUnit
14 37 (1.63%) gulp
15 31 (1.36%) CircleCI
16 26 (1.14%) Android Studio
16 26 (1.14%) Cucumber
17 25 (1.10%) Babel
17 25 (1.10%) Grunt
17 25 (1.10%) Xcode
General
1 603 (26.51%) Finance
2 381 (16.75%) Front Office
3 166 (7.30%) Banking
4 63 (2.77%) Public Sector
5 49 (2.15%) Investment Banking
6 47 (2.07%) Retail
7 23 (1.01%) Marketing
8 22 (0.97%) Games
9 16 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.62%) Law
10 14 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.53%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.44%) Advertising
12 10 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.44%) Publishing
13 6 (0.26%) Automotive
14 4 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.13%) Back Office
15 3 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,803 (79.25%) Developer
2 744 (32.70%) React Developer
3 394 (17.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 357 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 293 (12.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 268 (11.78%) Software Engineer
7 198 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 172 (7.56%) Node.js Developer
9 155 (6.81%) AWS Developer
10 150 (6.59%) Python Developer
11 149 (6.55%) Senior Developer
12 148 (6.51%) Java Developer
13 144 (6.33%) .NET Developer
14 109 (4.79%) UI Developer
15 81 (3.56%) Python Engineer
16 75 (3.30%) JavaScript Engineer
17 73 (3.21%) Designer
18 72 (3.16%) Python Software Engineer
19 71 (3.12%) Software Developer
20 68 (2.99%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 992 (43.60%) Node.js
2 668 (29.36%) AngularJS
3 595 (26.15%) CSS
4 548 (24.09%) HTML
5 467 (20.53%) Web Services
6 419 (18.42%) .NET
7 343 (15.08%) Redux
8 282 (12.40%) HTML5
9 262 (11.52%) Vue.js
10 244 (10.73%) REST
11 240 (10.55%) GraphQL
12 229 (10.07%) Spring
13 194 (8.53%) Spring Boot
14 175 (7.69%) RESTful
15 174 (7.65%) CSS3
16 163 (7.16%) .NET Core
17 161 (7.08%) React Native
18 148 (6.51%) Jest
19 131 (5.76%) jQuery
20 95 (4.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 343 (15.08%) User Experience
2 175 (7.69%) Derivative
3 173 (7.60%) Greenfield Project
4 168 (7.38%) Fixed Income
5 164 (7.21%) Equities
6 116 (5.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 100 (4.40%) Hedge funds
8 73 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 64 (2.81%) Blog
10 60 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
11 52 (2.29%) Cloud Native
12 40 (1.76%) Data Structures
13 28 (1.23%) Algorithms
14 26 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
15 19 (0.84%) Public Cloud
16 18 (0.79%) Data Centre
17 17 (0.75%) Virtual Team
18 15 (0.66%) N-Tier
19 11 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 87 (3.82%) Apple iOS
2 78 (3.43%) Android
3 69 (3.03%) Linux
4 21 (0.92%) Windows
5 18 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (0.57%) Unix
7 10 (0.44%) CentOS
8 9 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.22%) Debian
9 5 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.13%) VMS
11 2 (0.088%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.044%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,124 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (27.96%) Software Engineering
3 422 (18.55%) DevOps
4 410 (18.02%) TDD
5 409 (17.98%) Front End Development
6 387 (17.01%) Asset Management
7 366 (16.09%) Microservices
8 260 (11.43%) Investment Management
8 260 (11.43%) Test Automation
9 223 (9.80%) Scrum
10 172 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
11 164 (7.21%) Unit Testing
12 163 (7.16%) Open Source
13 153 (6.73%) BDD
14 147 (6.46%) Web Development
15 130 (5.71%) Analytics
16 126 (5.54%) OO
17 106 (4.66%) Kanban
18 103 (4.53%) MVC
19 101 (4.44%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1,700 (74.73%) JavaScript
2 669 (29.41%) Java
3 620 (27.25%) TypeScript
4 536 (23.56%) Python
5 324 (14.24%) C#
6 322 (14.15%) SQL
7 233 (10.24%) Kotlin
8 146 (6.42%) ES6
9 110 (4.84%) Java 8
10 83 (3.65%) PHP
11 79 (3.47%) Scala
12 70 (3.08%) Go
13 68 (2.99%) Ruby
14 62 (2.73%) C++
15 47 (2.07%) PowerShell
16 37 (1.63%) Apple Swift
17 31 (1.36%) Clojure
18 28 (1.23%) R
19 22 (0.97%) Bash Shell
19 22 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 147 (6.46%) Security Cleared
2 125 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 105 (4.62%) Degree
4 18 (0.79%) DV Cleared
5 16 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.35%) AWS Certification
7 8 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.18%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.088%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.044%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.044%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.044%) MCPD
10 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.044%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.25%) QA
2 21 (0.92%) WCAG
3 17 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.18%) GDPR
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.13%) SLA
6 2 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.088%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.088%) MiFID
6 2 (0.088%) NCSC
6 2 (0.088%) NIST
6 2 (0.088%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.088%) PMO
7 1 (0.044%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.044%) WAI
System Software
1 505 (22.20%) Docker
2 20 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.088%) etcd
5 2 (0.088%) Varnish
5 2 (0.088%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.044%) HDFS
6 1 (0.044%) Samba
Systems Management
1 436 (19.16%) Kubernetes
2 293 (12.88%) Terraform
3 32 (1.41%) Puppet
4 30 (1.32%) Ansible
5 9 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.22%) Kibana
6 5 (0.22%) Salt
7 3 (0.13%) Consul
7 3 (0.13%) Grafana
7 3 (0.13%) logstash
8 2 (0.088%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (0.088%) Istio
8 2 (0.088%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.044%) Graphite
9 1 (0.044%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.044%) Knative
9 1 (0.044%) MIIS
9 1 (0.044%) Packer
9 1 (0.044%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.044%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 137 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 78 (3.43%) Google
3 43 (1.89%) Oracle
3 43 (1.89%) Splunk
4 37 (1.63%) Bloomberg
5 32 (1.41%) Adobe
6 24 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 21 (0.92%) AppDynamics
8 19 (0.84%) SAP
9 17 (0.75%) Zscaler
10 16 (0.70%) MuleSoft
11 14 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (0.57%) Apple
13 12 (0.53%) VMware
14 11 (0.48%) IBM
15 10 (0.44%) MEDITECH
16 9 (0.40%) Cloudera
17 8 (0.35%) Sitecore
18 6 (0.26%) Xerox
19 5 (0.22%) Sparx