Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 42 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +9
Contract jobs citing React 4,595 2,329 3,859
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 5.33% 5.60% 5.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.65% 18.45% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,604 1,806 2,892
10th Percentile £400 £318 £350
25th Percentile £457 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £485 £500
Median % change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -
75th Percentile £650 £588 £588
90th Percentile £738 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £401 £438
% change year-on-year +16.64% -8.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 7
10th Percentile £35.33 £30.00 £16.00
25th Percentile £42.87 £32.50 £24.63
Median hourly rate £60.00 £48.46 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +23.81% +7.69% -2.70%
75th Percentile £80.50 £59.38 £52.50
90th Percentile £83.35 £60.70 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +1.50% - +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 24,642 12,620 21,604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.59% 30.36% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,954 8,954 15,215
10th Percentile £383 £315 £330
25th Percentile £450 £400 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £490
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -3.06% +3.16%
75th Percentile £650 £575 £575
90th Percentile £738 £655 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £425 £444
% change year-on-year +12.94% -4.23% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 149 195
10th Percentile £21.00 £25.37 £17.83
25th Percentile £36.25 £35.00 £33.10
Median hourly rate £51.25 £45.00 £46.40
Median % change year-on-year +13.89% -3.02% +11.73%
75th Percentile £65.54 £57.50 £53.00
90th Percentile £76.81 £63.80 £78.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.13% +2.22% +8.39%

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 23 January 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 23 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for React in the UK

React
Top 18 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 January 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 -13 3,720 £563 +12.50% 1,929
London -4 2,643 £600 +14.29% 916
Work from Home +4 1,569 £550 +15.79% 494
UK excluding London -8 1,049 £468 +16.64% 1,126
North of England -23 256 £450 +5.88% 330
South East -16 221 £519 +29.69% 228
Scotland +9 168 £471 +12.20% 95
South West -10 159 £475 +15.15% 128
North West -15 139 £431 +11.29% 195
Midlands -11 137 £450 +28.57% 200
Yorkshire -26 112 £500 +11.11% 96
East Midlands +1 71 £450 +28.57% 64
East of England -10 66 £465 +16.25% 102
West Midlands -33 64 £450 +30.43% 135
Wales +4 38 £475 +31.03% 29
North East -13 5 £400 -14.67% 39
Northern Ireland - 4 £433 - 14
Isle of Man - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3,144 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 2,003 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1,814 (39.48%) TypeScript
4 1,763 (38.37%) Node.js
5 1,513 (32.93%) Full Stack Development
6 1,465 (31.88%) CSS
7 1,388 (30.21%) HTML
8 1,316 (28.64%) AWS
9 1,162 (25.29%) Front End Development
10 1,060 (23.07%) AngularJS
11 1,041 (22.66%) CI/CD
12 1,030 (22.42%) Software Engineering
13 1,003 (21.83%) Java
14 984 (21.41%) Azure
15 947 (20.61%) Finance
16 824 (17.93%) Redux
17 812 (17.67%) DevOps
18 799 (17.39%) Microservices
19 788 (17.15%) Docker
20 760 (16.54%) Python
21 732 (15.93%) .NET
22 721 (15.69%) C#
23 676 (14.71%) SQL
24 673 (14.65%) Git (software)
25 651 (14.17%) Kubernetes
26 643 (13.99%) TDD
27 598 (13.01%) Social Skills
28 578 (12.58%) User Experience
29 573 (12.47%) Serverless
30 555 (12.08%) HTML5

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
1 137 (2.98%) CMS
2 87 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 83 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 81 (1.76%) Confluence
5 48 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 44 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 40 (0.87%) Apache
8 36 (0.78%) Headless CMS
9 24 (0.52%) WordPress
10 19 (0.41%) Drupal
10 19 (0.41%) nginx
11 18 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 17 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
13 14 (0.30%) JBoss
14 12 (0.26%) IIS
14 12 (0.26%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.26%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.24%) GemFire
16 10 (0.22%) Apache Spark
17 9 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (0.52%) Sketch
2 20 (0.44%) Adobe XD
3 14 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.11%) InVision
7 5 (0.11%) Zeplin
8 2 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.044%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.044%) GIMP
8 2 (0.044%) InDesign
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.022%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (0.74%) Shopify
2 21 (0.46%) Magento
3 15 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.087%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.065%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.022%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.022%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.022%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.022%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,316 (28.64%) AWS
2 984 (21.41%) Azure
3 573 (12.47%) Serverless
4 418 (9.10%) AWS Lambda
5 389 (8.47%) GCP
6 250 (5.44%) GitHub
7 227 (4.94%) Amazon S3
8 183 (3.98%) npm
9 158 (3.44%) Amazon SQS
10 131 (2.85%) SaaS
11 121 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
12 118 (2.57%) AWS Step Functions
13 102 (2.22%) OpenShift
14 75 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
15 74 (1.61%) PaaS
16 64 (1.39%) Power Platform
17 60 (1.31%) Azure Service Bus
18 59 (1.28%) Yarn
19 57 (1.24%) Azure Functions
20 51 (1.11%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 83 (1.81%) HTTP
2 29 (0.63%) Internet
3 11 (0.24%) DNS
4 7 (0.15%) Broadband
5 6 (0.13%) Intranet
6 5 (0.11%) SSL
7 4 (0.087%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.065%) Firewall
9 2 (0.044%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.044%) BGP
9 2 (0.044%) DVB
9 2 (0.044%) MQTT
9 2 (0.044%) RTSP
10 1 (0.022%) AMQP
10 1 (0.022%) DSL
10 1 (0.022%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.022%) SSH
10 1 (0.022%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (6.46%) SQL Server
2 293 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
3 279 (6.07%) NoSQL
4 277 (6.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 243 (5.29%) MongoDB
6 231 (5.03%) Relational Database
7 216 (4.70%) MySQL
8 138 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
9 77 (1.68%) Redis
10 60 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 46 (1.00%) Power BI
12 45 (0.98%) Blockchain
13 41 (0.89%) Amazon Aurora
14 36 (0.78%) DB2
15 30 (0.65%) Couchbase
16 29 (0.63%) Big Data
17 27 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
18 23 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
19 19 (0.41%) Amazon Athena
20 16 (0.35%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 673 (14.65%) Git (software)
2 454 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 302 (6.57%) webpack
4 239 (5.20%) JIRA
5 180 (3.92%) Cypress.io
6 160 (3.48%) Maven
7 136 (2.96%) GitLab
8 115 (2.50%) gulp
9 97 (2.11%) Grunt
10 94 (2.05%) Cucumber
11 88 (1.92%) Bitbucket
12 83 (1.81%) TeamCity
13 78 (1.70%) Selenium
14 75 (1.63%) SonarQube
15 74 (1.61%) Storybook
16 73 (1.59%) JUnit
17 67 (1.46%) Mocha
18 65 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
19 55 (1.20%) Jasmine
20 52 (1.13%) Artifactory
General
1 947 (20.61%) Finance
2 598 (13.01%) Social Skills
3 526 (11.45%) Front Office
4 360 (7.83%) Banking
5 196 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 170 (3.70%) Public Sector
7 162 (3.53%) Retail
8 140 (3.05%) Investment Banking
9 74 (1.61%) Marketing
10 73 (1.59%) Presentation Skills
11 57 (1.24%) Publishing
12 47 (1.02%) Games
13 34 (0.74%) Telecoms
14 33 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
15 29 (0.63%) Law
16 28 (0.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 23 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
18 22 (0.48%) Financial Institution
19 21 (0.46%) Automotive
20 20 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3,564 (77.56%) Developer
2 1,382 (30.08%) React Developer
3 774 (16.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 755 (16.43%) Full Stack Developer
5 495 (10.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 471 (10.25%) Senior Developer
7 470 (10.23%) Software Engineer
8 308 (6.70%) Java Developer
9 263 (5.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 252 (5.48%) Python Developer
11 230 (5.01%) AWS Engineer
12 214 (4.66%) AWS Developer
13 211 (4.59%) .NET Developer
14 189 (4.11%) C# Developer
14 189 (4.11%) UI Developer
15 188 (4.09%) Node.js Developer
16 174 (3.79%) Senior React Developer
17 162 (3.53%) Architect
18 147 (3.20%) Python Engineer
19 146 (3.18%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,763 (38.37%) Node.js
2 1,465 (31.88%) CSS
3 1,388 (30.21%) HTML
4 1,060 (23.07%) AngularJS
5 824 (17.93%) Redux
6 732 (15.93%) .NET
7 555 (12.08%) HTML5
8 552 (12.01%) REST
9 448 (9.75%) Vue.js
10 384 (8.36%) GraphQL
11 348 (7.57%) CSS3
12 333 (7.25%) Spring
13 321 (6.99%) RESTful
14 315 (6.86%) Sass
15 301 (6.55%) Jest
16 279 (6.07%) Spring Boot
17 276 (6.01%) .NET Core
18 207 (4.50%) ASP.NET
19 202 (4.40%) Material-UI
20 179 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 578 (12.58%) User Experience
2 293 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 268 (5.83%) Equities
4 218 (4.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 194 (4.22%) Derivative
6 181 (3.94%) Hedge funds
7 173 (3.76%) Fixed Income
8 168 (3.66%) Mobile App
9 101 (2.20%) Cloud Native
10 73 (1.59%) Data Structures
11 63 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
12 59 (1.28%) Algorithms
12 59 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
13 57 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 55 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
15 50 (1.09%) iPad
16 41 (0.89%) Public Cloud
17 28 (0.61%) Legacy Systems
18 24 (0.52%) Credit Derivative
19 23 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 156 (3.39%) Linux
2 84 (1.83%) Android
3 75 (1.63%) Unix
4 74 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 68 (1.48%) Windows
6 11 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.11%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.087%) Mesosphere
8 4 (0.087%) Solaris
8 4 (0.087%) VMS
9 2 (0.044%) Debian
9 2 (0.044%) MVS
10 1 (0.022%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.022%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.022%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,003 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1,513 (32.93%) Full Stack Development
3 1,162 (25.29%) Front End Development
4 1,041 (22.66%) CI/CD
5 1,030 (22.42%) Software Engineering
6 812 (17.67%) DevOps
7 799 (17.39%) Microservices
8 643 (13.99%) TDD
9 485 (10.55%) Test Automation
10 429 (9.34%) Scrum
11 423 (9.21%) Asset Management
12 359 (7.81%) Investment Management
13 354 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
14 336 (7.31%) Web Development
15 335 (7.29%) Analytics
15 335 (7.29%) E-Commerce
16 318 (6.92%) Problem-Solving
17 305 (6.64%) Unit Testing
18 248 (5.40%) BDD
19 247 (5.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3,144 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 1,814 (39.48%) TypeScript
3 1,003 (21.83%) Java
4 760 (16.54%) Python
5 721 (15.69%) C#
6 676 (14.71%) SQL
7 290 (6.31%) ES6
8 162 (3.53%) PHP
9 116 (2.52%) Kotlin
10 111 (2.42%) Java 8
11 84 (1.83%) Ruby
12 72 (1.57%) Go
13 68 (1.48%) PowerShell
14 67 (1.46%) C++
15 61 (1.33%) Scala
16 60 (1.31%) Java 11
17 59 (1.28%) Bash
18 49 (1.07%) C
19 40 (0.87%) Groovy
20 32 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 218 (4.74%) Security Cleared
2 179 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 164 (3.57%) Degree
4 55 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 34 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (0.37%) Master's Degree
7 15 (0.33%) AWS Certification
8 12 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.15%) PhD
10 5 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.044%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.022%) ISEB
12 1 (0.022%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.022%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (5.09%) Accessibility
2 159 (3.46%) QA
3 34 (0.74%) WCAG
4 15 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.28%) GDPR
6 11 (0.24%) PMO
7 9 (0.20%) SLA
8 3 (0.065%) NCSC
9 1 (0.022%) DICOM
9 1 (0.022%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.022%) GxP
9 1 (0.022%) HL7
9 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 788 (17.15%) Docker
2 52 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.087%) LXC
5 3 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.044%) Firmware
7 1 (0.022%) zsh
Systems Management
1 651 (14.17%) Kubernetes
2 419 (9.12%) Terraform
3 91 (1.98%) Ansible
4 82 (1.78%) Grafana
5 54 (1.18%) Prometheus
6 39 (0.85%) Kibana
7 29 (0.63%) Puppet
8 27 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (0.57%) logstash
10 11 (0.24%) Graphite
11 8 (0.17%) Rancher
12 6 (0.13%) Istio
13 5 (0.11%) Consul
13 5 (0.11%) Packer
14 3 (0.065%) Automic
15 2 (0.044%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 2 (0.044%) Graylog
15 2 (0.044%) HP ALM
15 2 (0.044%) Nagios
15 2 (0.044%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 230 (5.01%) Microsoft
2 165 (3.59%) Oracle
3 120 (2.61%) Google
4 76 (1.65%) Adobe
5 38 (0.83%) SAP
6 36 (0.78%) IBM
7 29 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 29 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (0.52%) Splunk
9 19 (0.41%) hybris
10 18 (0.39%) Sitecore
11 17 (0.37%) Atlassian
11 17 (0.37%) Okta
12 13 (0.28%) Apple
13 11 (0.24%) Elastic Path
14 10 (0.22%) Cloudera
14 10 (0.22%) Dynatrace
14 10 (0.22%) MuleSoft
14 10 (0.22%) Ping Identity
14 10 (0.22%) SaltStack