Period
to 26 June 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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 55 97
Rank change year-on-year 0 +42 +119
Contract jobs citing React 3,822 4,010 2,284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.19% 3.98% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.94% 11.92% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,966 3,123 1,740
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £360 £338 £313
90th Percentile £650 £625 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +5.79% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 6
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.26% +29.55%
10th Percentile £45.45 £35.08 £35.00
90th Percentile £122.50 £102.53 £75.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +28.79%

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 29,546 33,649 29,348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.42% 33.40% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,651 23,635 20,320
UK median daily rate £490 £470 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.26% +5.62% +4.71%
10th Percentile £331 £315 £300
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +7.23% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 346 377
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18.04 £15.13 £15.70
90th Percentile £60.00 £62.50 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +9.33%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +2 3,591 £500 +5.26% 681
London +8 2,389 £525 +2.44% 377
UK excluding London +2 1,364 £434 +5.79% 342
South East -6 412 £450 - 56
North of England +2 389 £438 +9.38% 104
North West +14 229 £425 +9.68% 69
Midlands -10 158 £400 - 61
South West -11 153 £469 +4.22% 46
Yorkshire -20 133 £470 +17.50% 27
Scotland +10 132 £439 +9.69% 31
East Midlands +1 79 £375 -6.25% 36
West Midlands -27 79 £413 +6.45% 24
East of England +23 76 £425 - 37
Wales +1 31 £368 -8.13% 1
North East +46 27 £450 +20.00% 8
Northern Ireland +14 15 £375 -25.00% 6

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2,958 (77.39%) JavaScript
2 1,937 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
3 1,638 (42.86%) HTML
4 1,617 (42.31%) CSS
5 1,477 (38.64%) Node.js
6 1,475 (38.59%) AngularJS
7 1,067 (27.92%) TDD
8 1,005 (26.30%) Front End Development
9 954 (24.96%) Java
10 818 (21.40%) Redux
11 807 (21.11%) HTML5
12 764 (19.99%) Git (software)
13 718 (18.79%) Finance
14 702 (18.37%) C#
15 670 (17.53%) .NET
16 661 (17.29%) Amazon AWS
17 638 (16.69%) Microservices
18 544 (14.23%) ES6
19 514 (13.45%) DevOps
20 513 (13.42%) CSS3
21 509 (13.32%) SQL
22 500 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
23 477 (12.48%) Docker
24 476 (12.45%) Scrum
25 463 (12.11%) Test Automation
26 454 (11.88%) TypeScript
27 427 (11.17%) Sass
28 426 (11.15%) Vue.js
29 420 (10.99%) User Experience
30 418 (10.94%) BDD

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
1 111 (2.90%) Confluence
2 97 (2.54%) CMS
3 74 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 49 (1.28%) SharePoint
6 34 (0.89%) JBoss
7 31 (0.81%) Apache
8 30 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 29 (0.76%) WordPress
10 26 (0.68%) Umbraco
11 25 (0.65%) Tomcat
12 23 (0.60%) Apache Spark
13 22 (0.58%) Apache Solr
14 20 (0.52%) nginx
14 20 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
15 19 (0.50%) Drupal
16 15 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
17 12 (0.31%) Mule
18 9 (0.24%) Hyperledger
18 9 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (0.81%) Photoshop
2 13 (0.34%) InVision
3 11 (0.29%) Sketch
4 10 (0.26%) Adobe XD
4 10 (0.26%) GIMP
5 7 (0.18%) Chatbot
6 6 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.13%) Zeplin
8 3 (0.078%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.052%) Marvel
10 1 (0.026%) Figma
10 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (0.026%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 37 (0.97%) Magento
2 11 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.18%) Shopify
4 5 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.13%) Fredhopper
4 5 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.10%) R3 Corda
6 3 (0.078%) Quorum
6 3 (0.078%) Ripple XRP
7 2 (0.052%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.052%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.026%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.026%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.026%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.026%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 661 (17.29%) Amazon AWS
2 500 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 209 (5.47%) Serverless
4 146 (3.82%) GitHub
5 134 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 127 (3.32%) AWS Lambda
7 111 (2.90%) npm
8 78 (2.04%) OpenShift
9 70 (1.83%) SaaS
10 56 (1.47%) Amazon S3
11 54 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
12 47 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
13 40 (1.05%) Slack
14 39 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
14 39 (1.02%) PaaS
15 30 (0.78%) Amazon ECS
16 24 (0.63%) Heroku
17 23 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
18 21 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 20 (0.52%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 32 (0.84%) HTTP
2 24 (0.63%) Internet
3 8 (0.21%) AMQP
3 8 (0.21%) SSL
4 7 (0.18%) SSH
5 4 (0.10%) RTMP
5 4 (0.10%) Skype
5 4 (0.10%) SNMP
6 3 (0.078%) Broadband
6 3 (0.078%) DHCP
6 3 (0.078%) Firewall
6 3 (0.078%) LAN
6 3 (0.078%) Network Security
7 2 (0.052%) WAN
7 2 (0.052%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.026%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.026%) Intranet
8 1 (0.026%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.026%) RTSP
8 1 (0.026%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 247 (6.46%) MongoDB
3 246 (6.44%) SQL Server
4 153 (4.00%) MySQL
5 104 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
6 101 (2.64%) Relational Database
7 94 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 69 (1.81%) Big Data
9 54 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
10 47 (1.23%) Redis
11 44 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
12 42 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
12 42 (1.10%) Blockchain
12 42 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 33 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 31 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
15 29 (0.76%) Hadoop
16 17 (0.44%) Neo4j
17 13 (0.34%) Oracle Database
18 10 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 764 (19.99%) Git (software)
2 328 (8.58%) Jenkins
3 286 (7.48%) webpack
4 261 (6.83%) JIRA
5 155 (4.06%) gulp
6 142 (3.72%) Selenium
7 128 (3.35%) Grunt
8 126 (3.30%) Jasmine
9 114 (2.98%) Mocha
10 113 (2.96%) JUnit
11 108 (2.83%) Maven
12 85 (2.22%) Cucumber
13 79 (2.07%) Bitbucket
14 77 (2.01%) Babel
15 75 (1.96%) Subversion
16 63 (1.65%) TeamCity
17 60 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
18 58 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
18 58 (1.52%) SonarQube
19 52 (1.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 718 (18.79%) Finance
2 338 (8.84%) Banking
3 176 (4.60%) Retail
4 168 (4.40%) Front Office
5 108 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 77 (2.01%) Marketing
7 57 (1.49%) Games
8 46 (1.20%) Law
9 36 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 36 (0.94%) Publishing
10 28 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 21 (0.55%) Advertising
12 13 (0.34%) Back Office
12 13 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.29%) Electronics
14 10 (0.26%) Legal
15 6 (0.16%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.13%) Automotive
17 4 (0.10%) Prime Brokerage
17 4 (0.10%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 3,199 (83.70%) Developer
2 1,333 (34.88%) React Developer
3 729 (19.07%) JavaScript Developer
4 709 (18.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 693 (18.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 310 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 287 (7.51%) Senior Developer
8 247 (6.46%) Node.js Developer
9 229 (5.99%) .NET Developer
10 201 (5.26%) C# Developer
11 169 (4.42%) UI Developer
12 155 (4.06%) Angular Developer
13 132 (3.45%) Lead Developer
14 122 (3.19%) HTML Developer
15 115 (3.01%) Architect
16 113 (2.96%) Senior React Developer
17 109 (2.85%) Software Engineer
18 105 (2.75%) Python Developer
19 99 (2.59%) JavaScript Engineer
20 95 (2.49%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,638 (42.86%) HTML
2 1,617 (42.31%) CSS
3 1,477 (38.64%) Node.js
4 1,475 (38.59%) AngularJS
5 818 (21.40%) Redux
6 807 (21.11%) HTML5
7 670 (17.53%) .NET
8 513 (13.42%) CSS3
9 427 (11.17%) Sass
10 426 (11.15%) Vue.js
11 413 (10.81%) Spring
12 395 (10.33%) RESTful
13 394 (10.31%) REST
14 353 (9.24%) jQuery
15 313 (8.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 305 (7.98%) Web Services
17 274 (7.17%) GraphQL
18 273 (7.14%) ASP.NET
19 216 (5.65%) Spring Boot
20 202 (5.29%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 420 (10.99%) User Experience
2 395 (10.33%) Greenfield Project
3 227 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 138 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 86 (2.25%) Fixed Income
7 85 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 67 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 62 (1.62%) Derivative
10 58 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 57 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 48 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
13 35 (0.92%) Virtual Team
14 33 (0.86%) Equities
15 30 (0.78%) Cloud Native
16 24 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
17 19 (0.50%) W3C
18 18 (0.47%) Client/Server
18 18 (0.47%) Digital Media
18 18 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 152 (3.98%) Linux
2 105 (2.75%) Apple iOS
3 87 (2.28%) Unix
4 84 (2.20%) Android
5 44 (1.15%) Windows
6 6 (0.16%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.13%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.13%) VMS
8 4 (0.10%) Android TV
8 4 (0.10%) tvOS
9 3 (0.078%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.052%) Debian
10 2 (0.052%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.052%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.026%) CentOS
11 1 (0.026%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.026%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.026%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.026%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,937 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1,067 (27.92%) TDD
3 1,005 (26.30%) Front End Development
4 638 (16.69%) Microservices
5 514 (13.45%) DevOps
6 476 (12.45%) Scrum
7 463 (12.11%) Test Automation
8 418 (10.94%) BDD
9 402 (10.52%) MVC
10 394 (10.31%) Software Engineering
11 350 (9.16%) Web Development
12 306 (8.01%) OO
13 298 (7.80%) Fintech
14 293 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
14 293 (7.67%) Unit Testing
15 271 (7.09%) E-Commerce
16 247 (6.46%) Open Source
17 188 (4.92%) SDLC
18 175 (4.58%) Problem-Solving
19 146 (3.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,958 (77.39%) JavaScript
2 954 (24.96%) Java
3 702 (18.37%) C#
4 544 (14.23%) ES6
5 509 (13.32%) SQL
6 454 (11.88%) TypeScript
7 367 (9.60%) Python
8 208 (5.44%) Java 8
9 155 (4.06%) PHP
10 123 (3.22%) Ruby
11 100 (2.62%) ES7
12 86 (2.25%) C++
13 74 (1.94%) Scala
14 65 (1.70%) Go
15 62 (1.62%) T-SQL
16 45 (1.18%) Bash Shell
17 44 (1.15%) Apple Swift
18 27 (0.71%) Objective-C
19 23 (0.60%) C
20 20 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 122 (3.19%) Degree
2 101 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 71 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 37 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 30 (0.78%) AWS Certification
6 19 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 18 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.13%) ISEB
11 4 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.078%) CHECK Team Member
13 2 (0.052%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.052%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.052%) OSCP
13 2 (0.052%) SANS
14 1 (0.026%) CFA
14 1 (0.026%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.026%) PMP
14 1 (0.026%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (2.35%) QA
2 7 (0.18%) GDPR
2 7 (0.18%) MiFID
3 6 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.10%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.10%) WCAG
6 2 (0.052%) GxP
7 1 (0.026%) FATCA
7 1 (0.026%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.026%) PMO
7 1 (0.026%) PSD2
7 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.026%) SLA
7 1 (0.026%) WAI
System Software
1 477 (12.48%) Docker
2 26 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.10%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.052%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.052%) Varnish
7 1 (0.026%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.026%) etcd
Systems Management
1 289 (7.56%) Kubernetes
2 105 (2.75%) Terraform
3 97 (2.54%) Ansible
4 38 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (0.92%) Puppet
6 12 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (0.24%) Kibana
8 8 (0.21%) Istio
8 8 (0.21%) Marathon
8 8 (0.21%) Mesos
8 8 (0.21%) Rancher
9 7 (0.18%) CloudHub
10 6 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.13%) logstash
12 4 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.10%) Salt
13 3 (0.078%) WSUS
14 2 (0.052%) Consul
14 2 (0.052%) MIIS
14 2 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 160 (4.19%) Microsoft
2 121 (3.17%) Google
3 112 (2.93%) Oracle
4 58 (1.52%) Splunk
5 47 (1.23%) Adobe
6 30 (0.78%) SAP
7 28 (0.73%) IBM
8 25 (0.65%) Bloomberg
8 25 (0.65%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 25 (0.65%) Sitecore
9 24 (0.63%) hybris
9 24 (0.63%) Reuters
9 24 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (0.55%) AppDynamics
11 20 (0.52%) Atlassian
11 20 (0.52%) Xamarin
12 19 (0.50%) MuleSoft
13 15 (0.39%) Tableau
14 13 (0.34%) Facebook
15 12 (0.31%) Elastic Path