Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 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
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 52 78
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26 +86
Contract jobs citing React 3,732 4,343 3,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.41% 4.20% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.30% 12.04% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,834 3,326 2,522
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £356 £338 £325
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
UK median hourly rate £115.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.56% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £46.75 £20.50 £41.70
90th Percentile £122.50 £59.47 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00

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 26,107 36,058 32,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.82% 34.85% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,145 25,401 22,729
UK median daily rate £498 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 316 369
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £41.57 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% +3.93% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20.26 £15.94 £18.40
90th Percentile £70.00 £59.38 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £40.40
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.10% +12.23%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 3,483 £500 +4.17% 1,506
London +11 2,319 £549 +5.53% 678
UK excluding London +8 1,354 £425 - 968
South East -12 329 £450 +3.15% 189
North of England +2 328 £425 +6.25% 284
North West +13 185 £425 +11.84% 160
South West -15 182 £425 -5.56% 128
Midlands +14 177 £400 - 117
Scotland +6 168 £425 +6.25% 93
East of England +59 129 £425 - 110
Yorkshire -25 111 £475 +14.80% 84
East Midlands +8 91 £394 +1.61% 47
West Midlands +16 87 £405 -4.71% 70
North East +27 32 £444 +13.78% 40
Wales +14 30 £375 -9.09% 29
Northern Ireland +6 9 £375 -16.67% 16

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 2,856 (76.53%) JavaScript
2 1,854 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
3 1,468 (39.34%) CSS
4 1,461 (39.15%) HTML
5 1,442 (38.64%) Node.js
6 1,398 (37.46%) AngularJS
7 1,000 (26.80%) TDD
8 974 (26.10%) Front End Development
9 928 (24.87%) Java
10 862 (23.10%) C#
11 838 (22.45%) Redux
12 711 (19.05%) Finance
13 695 (18.62%) HTML5
14 687 (18.41%) .NET
15 672 (18.01%) AWS
16 628 (16.83%) Git (software)
17 592 (15.86%) TypeScript
18 589 (15.78%) Microservices
19 557 (14.92%) Azure
20 523 (14.01%) Docker
21 479 (12.83%) SQL
22 474 (12.70%) Scrum
23 456 (12.22%) Python
24 454 (12.17%) CSS3
25 444 (11.90%) User Experience
26 440 (11.79%) DevOps
27 436 (11.68%) Software Engineering
28 412 (11.04%) ES6
29 409 (10.96%) Test Automation
30 401 (10.74%) Continuous Integration

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 82 (2.20%) Confluence
2 77 (2.06%) CMS
3 67 (1.80%) Apache
4 62 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
5 53 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 46 (1.23%) Apache Spark
6 46 (1.23%) nginx
7 39 (1.05%) JBoss
8 37 (0.99%) WordPress
9 34 (0.91%) WebSphere
10 26 (0.70%) Drupal
10 26 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 20 (0.54%) Apache Solr
12 17 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 16 (0.43%) Umbraco
14 14 (0.38%) IIS
14 14 (0.38%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.27%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.21%) Jetty
Applications
1 44 (1.18%) Photoshop
2 18 (0.48%) Sketch
3 17 (0.46%) GIMP
4 12 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.29%) Chatbot
5 11 (0.29%) Marvel
6 10 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (0.24%) InVision
8 7 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.13%) Zeplin
10 4 (0.11%) Adobe XD
10 4 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 3 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.080%) Figma
11 3 (0.080%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.027%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 46 (1.23%) Magento
2 13 (0.35%) Shopify
3 12 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.21%) FINCAD Analytics
5 4 (0.11%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.11%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.080%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.080%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.080%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.054%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.027%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.027%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.027%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.027%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.027%) Quorum
8 1 (0.027%) Ripple XRP
8 1 (0.027%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.027%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 672 (18.01%) AWS
2 557 (14.92%) Azure
3 209 (5.60%) Serverless
4 179 (4.80%) GCP
5 160 (4.29%) GitHub
6 98 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
7 92 (2.47%) npm
8 77 (2.06%) OpenShift
9 75 (2.01%) Amazon S3
10 60 (1.61%) SaaS
11 38 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
11 38 (1.02%) Heroku
12 35 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
13 33 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
13 33 (0.88%) Azure Functions
14 30 (0.80%) Slack
15 28 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
15 28 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
16 27 (0.72%) Power Platform
17 24 (0.64%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (0.83%) HTTP
2 26 (0.70%) Internet
3 23 (0.62%) SSH
4 7 (0.19%) Intranet
4 7 (0.19%) Skype
5 6 (0.16%) Broadband
5 6 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (0.13%) NetScaler
6 5 (0.13%) SSL
7 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.080%) DHCP
8 3 (0.080%) RTMP
8 3 (0.080%) WAN
9 2 (0.054%) Extranet
9 2 (0.054%) Firewall
9 2 (0.054%) FTP
9 2 (0.054%) SMTP
10 1 (0.027%) LAN
10 1 (0.027%) MQTT
10 1 (0.027%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (8.92%) SQL Server
2 235 (6.30%) NoSQL
3 208 (5.57%) MongoDB
4 155 (4.15%) MySQL
5 134 (3.59%) Relational Database
6 99 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 73 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
8 72 (1.93%) Big Data
9 53 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 50 (1.34%) Hadoop
11 45 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 45 (1.21%) Blockchain
12 34 (0.91%) Cosmos DB
13 32 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
13 32 (0.86%) RDBMS
14 31 (0.83%) Redis
15 29 (0.78%) Amazon Athena
15 29 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
16 22 (0.59%) Power BI
17 21 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 628 (16.83%) Git (software)
2 325 (8.71%) Jenkins
3 236 (6.32%) webpack
4 224 (6.00%) JIRA
5 131 (3.51%) Selenium
6 125 (3.35%) Jasmine
7 109 (2.92%) TeamCity
8 106 (2.84%) gulp
9 97 (2.60%) Mocha
10 95 (2.55%) Cucumber
11 90 (2.41%) Maven
12 87 (2.33%) Grunt
13 81 (2.17%) JUnit
14 70 (1.88%) Bitbucket
15 69 (1.85%) Subversion
16 57 (1.53%) Babel
16 57 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
17 46 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
17 46 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
18 44 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 711 (19.05%) Finance
2 262 (7.02%) Banking
3 241 (6.46%) Front Office
4 147 (3.94%) Retail
5 96 (2.57%) Investment Banking
6 67 (1.80%) Marketing
7 66 (1.77%) Games
8 62 (1.66%) Law
9 52 (1.39%) Public Sector
10 37 (0.99%) Back Office
11 33 (0.88%) Advertising
12 27 (0.72%) Publishing
13 25 (0.67%) Telecoms
14 21 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.32%) Automotive
16 8 (0.21%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.16%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.16%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.11%) Electronics
18 4 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3,079 (82.50%) Developer
2 1,284 (34.41%) React Developer
3 669 (17.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 669 (17.93%) Full Stack Developer
4 650 (17.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 340 (9.11%) Senior Developer
6 272 (7.29%) Java Developer
7 263 (7.05%) C# Developer
8 244 (6.54%) Node.js Developer
9 241 (6.46%) .NET Developer
10 173 (4.64%) Software Engineer
11 166 (4.45%) Angular Developer
12 137 (3.67%) UI Developer
13 135 (3.62%) Senior React Developer
14 133 (3.56%) Architect
15 126 (3.38%) Software Developer
16 110 (2.95%) Web Developer
17 109 (2.92%) HTML Developer
18 99 (2.65%) C# .NET Developer
19 87 (2.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,468 (39.34%) CSS
2 1,461 (39.15%) HTML
3 1,442 (38.64%) Node.js
4 1,398 (37.46%) AngularJS
5 838 (22.45%) Redux
6 695 (18.62%) HTML5
7 687 (18.41%) .NET
8 454 (12.17%) CSS3
9 388 (10.40%) Sass
10 381 (10.21%) Vue.js
11 376 (10.08%) REST
12 336 (9.00%) Web Services
13 326 (8.74%) Spring
14 310 (8.31%) RESTful
15 309 (8.28%) GraphQL
16 304 (8.15%) jQuery
17 259 (6.94%) ASP.NET
18 201 (5.39%) .NET Core
19 199 (5.33%) JSON
20 190 (5.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 444 (11.90%) User Experience
2 384 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
3 223 (5.98%) Mobile App
4 177 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 155 (4.15%) Fixed Income
6 142 (3.80%) Hedge funds
7 128 (3.43%) Derivative
8 116 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
9 89 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 64 (1.71%) Equities
11 36 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 31 (0.83%) Cloud Native
12 31 (0.83%) W3C
13 30 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
14 24 (0.64%) Digital Media
15 21 (0.56%) Data Structures
16 19 (0.51%) Blog
17 18 (0.48%) Reference Data
17 18 (0.48%) Vector Graphics
18 16 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 170 (4.56%) Linux
2 93 (2.49%) Apple iOS
3 88 (2.36%) Android
4 77 (2.06%) Unix
5 43 (1.15%) Windows
6 11 (0.29%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.24%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.16%) CentOS
8 6 (0.16%) Debian
8 6 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.054%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.054%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.027%) Android TV
10 1 (0.027%) VMS
10 1 (0.027%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,854 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1,000 (26.80%) TDD
3 974 (26.10%) Front End Development
4 589 (15.78%) Microservices
5 474 (12.70%) Scrum
6 440 (11.79%) DevOps
7 436 (11.68%) Software Engineering
8 409 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 401 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
10 378 (10.13%) OO
11 370 (9.91%) BDD
12 340 (9.11%) MVC
13 323 (8.65%) Web Development
14 290 (7.77%) E-Commerce
15 263 (7.05%) Unit Testing
16 225 (6.03%) Fintech
17 198 (5.31%) Computer Science
18 197 (5.28%) Mentoring
19 172 (4.61%) SDLC
20 169 (4.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2,856 (76.53%) JavaScript
2 928 (24.87%) Java
3 862 (23.10%) C#
4 592 (15.86%) TypeScript
5 479 (12.83%) SQL
6 456 (12.22%) Python
7 412 (11.04%) ES6
8 205 (5.49%) PHP
9 186 (4.98%) Java 8
10 140 (3.75%) C++
11 111 (2.97%) Ruby
12 96 (2.57%) Scala
13 61 (1.63%) ES7
14 59 (1.58%) Go
15 54 (1.45%) T-SQL
16 40 (1.07%) Bash Shell
16 40 (1.07%) C
17 35 (0.94%) PowerShell
18 26 (0.70%) R
19 25 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 195 (5.23%) Degree
2 136 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 90 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 88 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 26 (0.70%) AWS Certification
7 16 (0.43%) Master's Degree
8 13 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.16%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.13%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.11%) OCPJP
13 3 (0.080%) ISEB
13 3 (0.080%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.054%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.054%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.054%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.054%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.054%) PMP
15 1 (0.027%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (2.22%) QA
2 8 (0.21%) MiFID
3 5 (0.13%) WCAG
4 4 (0.11%) SLA
5 3 (0.080%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.080%) EMIR
6 2 (0.054%) GxP
6 2 (0.054%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.027%) GDPR
7 1 (0.027%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.027%) PMO
7 1 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 523 (14.01%) Docker
2 42 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.19%) HDFS
5 5 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.13%) XenApp
5 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.054%) Varnish
7 1 (0.027%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 250 (6.70%) Kubernetes
2 84 (2.25%) Terraform
3 66 (1.77%) Ansible
4 26 (0.70%) Puppet
5 21 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
7 12 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (0.29%) Istio
9 8 (0.21%) Grafana
9 8 (0.21%) Salt
10 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.16%) SCCM
12 5 (0.13%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.080%) HP SiteScope
13 3 (0.080%) MIIS
13 3 (0.080%) WSUS
14 2 (0.054%) Kibana
14 2 (0.054%) Rancher
Vendors
1 218 (5.84%) Microsoft
2 148 (3.97%) Google
3 100 (2.68%) Oracle
4 56 (1.50%) Bloomberg
5 49 (1.31%) Reuters
6 38 (1.02%) Splunk
7 34 (0.91%) IBM
8 29 (0.78%) Adobe
9 28 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (0.72%) Tableau
11 26 (0.70%) Sitecore
12 25 (0.67%) hybris
13 24 (0.64%) Atlassian
13 24 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 22 (0.59%) SAP
15 20 (0.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 20 (0.54%) Remedy
16 16 (0.43%) AppDynamics
17 15 (0.40%) Cognos
17 15 (0.40%) MicroStrategy