Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Node.js skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Node.js over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 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.

Node.js (Node)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 99 137
Rank change year-on-year 0 +38 +21
Contract jobs citing Node.js 103 75 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.00% 1.69% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 6.85% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 37 48
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -1.96% +12.20%
10th Percentile £315 £299 £297
90th Percentile £548 £488 £525
England median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £37.50
England median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +46.15%

Node.js 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,553 1,095 1,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.16% 24.73% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 743 947
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £560 £550 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 18
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.24% -14.60%
10th Percentile £12.00 £21.00 £19.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.10 £39.50
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Node.js as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in the West Midlands

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Node.js in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in the West Midlands

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in the West Midlands

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
Birmingham -14 50 £388 -3.13% 25
Coventry -13 15 £475 +18.75% 6
Solihull - 11 £350 - 2
Warwickshire +7 9 £450 +5.88% 11
Shropshire -24 6 £588 +22.62% 1
Staffordshire +1 4 £450 +63.64% 10
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 62 (60.19%) JavaScript
2 52 (50.49%) AngularJS
3 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (35.92%) React
5 36 (34.95%) HTML
6 33 (32.04%) CSS
7 26 (25.24%) C#
8 23 (22.33%) .NET
8 23 (22.33%) Python
8 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
9 22 (21.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (21.36%) MySQL
10 20 (19.42%) HTML5
10 20 (19.42%) Git (software)
11 18 (17.48%) JSON
12 17 (16.50%) PHP
13 16 (15.53%) jQuery
13 16 (15.53%) Software Engineering
13 16 (15.53%) Scrum
13 16 (15.53%) Microservices
13 16 (15.53%) Docker
13 16 (15.53%) Front End Development
14 15 (14.56%) DevOps
14 15 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (14.56%) REST
14 15 (14.56%) Jasmine
14 15 (14.56%) Java
14 15 (14.56%) Linux
15 14 (13.59%) Scala
16 13 (12.62%) gulp

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (3.88%) nginx
1 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.94%) CMS
3 2 (1.94%) Confluence
3 2 (1.94%) Drupal
3 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) JBoss
4 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.83%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (5.83%) GitHub
3 6 (5.83%) SaaS
3 6 (5.83%) Serverless
4 4 (3.88%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.88%) npm
5 3 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.91%) Yarn
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.94%) IaaS
6 2 (1.94%) Slack
6 2 (1.94%) Trello
6 2 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.88%) HTTP
2 4 (3.88%) SSL
3 3 (2.91%) SMS
4 1 (0.97%) Extranet
4 1 (0.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
2 22 (21.36%) MySQL
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.77%) Redis
5 4 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.94%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.94%) RethinkDB
7 1 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.56%) Jasmine
3 13 (12.62%) gulp
4 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.74%) Bitbucket
5 9 (8.74%) Grunt
6 8 (7.77%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (7.77%) Selenium
7 7 (6.80%) JIRA
8 6 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.83%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.83%) Mocha
9 5 (4.85%) Subversion
9 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.88%) Ant
10 4 (3.88%) Gatling
10 4 (3.88%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.88%) Mercurial
10 4 (3.88%) Sublime Text
11 3 (2.91%) webpack
General
1 7 (6.80%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Marketing
3 4 (3.88%) Persian Language
4 3 (2.91%) Automotive
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (74.76%) Developer
2 28 (27.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Node.js Developer
4 12 (11.65%) React Developer
5 11 (10.68%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (7.77%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Python Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Angular Developer
9 6 (5.83%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Designer
10 5 (4.85%) UX Designer
11 4 (3.88%) HTML CSS Developer
11 4 (3.88%) HTML Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.91%) Azure Developer
12 3 (2.91%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.49%) AngularJS
2 37 (35.92%) React
3 36 (34.95%) HTML
4 33 (32.04%) CSS
5 23 (22.33%) .NET
6 20 (19.42%) HTML5
7 18 (17.48%) JSON
8 16 (15.53%) jQuery
9 15 (14.56%) REST
10 12 (11.65%) Redux
10 12 (11.65%) Sass
11 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
11 9 (8.74%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (8.74%) LESS
12 8 (7.77%) .NET Core
12 8 (7.77%) Semantic HTML
13 7 (6.80%) Express
13 7 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (4.85%) Play Framework
14 5 (4.85%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Public Cloud
2 8 (7.77%) User Experience
3 4 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.94%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Social Media
6 1 (0.97%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.97%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.56%) Linux
2 6 (5.83%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.91%) Android
4 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.91%) Unix
5 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.53%) Front End Development
2 16 (15.53%) Microservices
2 16 (15.53%) Scrum
2 16 (15.53%) Software Engineering
3 15 (14.56%) DevOps
4 11 (10.68%) TDD
5 10 (9.71%) SDLC
6 9 (8.74%) MVC
6 9 (8.74%) Web Development
7 8 (7.77%) Project Management
7 8 (7.77%) Test Automation
7 8 (7.77%) Wireframes
8 7 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.80%) Open Source
8 7 (6.80%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.83%) API Development
9 6 (5.83%) Mobile First
9 6 (5.83%) OO
Programming Languages
1 62 (60.19%) JavaScript
2 26 (25.24%) C#
3 23 (22.33%) Python
4 17 (16.50%) PHP
5 15 (14.56%) Java
6 14 (13.59%) Scala
7 10 (9.71%) Go
7 10 (9.71%) TypeScript
8 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.83%) Ruby
9 5 (4.85%) ES6
9 5 (4.85%) SQL
10 4 (3.88%) Groovy
10 4 (3.88%) Haskell
10 4 (3.88%) Perl
10 4 (3.88%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.91%) ES7
11 3 (2.91%) ES8
11 3 (2.91%) Java 8
12 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) WAI
2 1 (0.97%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) Docker
2 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Puppet
2 4 (3.88%) Grafana
2 4 (3.88%) Kibana
3 3 (2.91%) Ansible
4 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.97%) Packer
5 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) Google
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.88%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.88%) Zend
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle
5 2 (1.94%) Capita
5 2 (1.94%) VMware
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe
6 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.97%) webMethods