Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 123 165
Rank change year-on-year -12 +42 -9
Contract jobs citing Node.js 40 74 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.86% 1.35% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 5.20% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 10
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% +23.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £327 £270 £243
90th Percentile £513 £488 £338
England median daily rate £493 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +9.60% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £23.87
% change year-on-year -2.17% +92.75% -60.23%

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 1,206 1,423 1,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.91% 25.98% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 861 726
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -0.23%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £258
90th Percentile £563 £538 £516
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 33
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -16.35% -3.56%
10th Percentile £14.21 £10.40 £11.15
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.82 £43.77
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -8 19 £450 +21.62% 19
Coventry +9 15 £350 -1.75% 3
Shropshire +9 4 £500 +33.33% 1
Warwickshire +6 2 £363 -14.71% 20
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (45.00%) Java
5 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 14 (35.00%) CSS
7 13 (32.50%) HTML
7 13 (32.50%) TDD
7 13 (32.50%) Scrum
7 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
8 11 (27.50%) HTML5
8 11 (27.50%) Open Source
8 11 (27.50%) .NET
9 10 (25.00%) C#
9 10 (25.00%) JSON
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (22.50%) CSS3
10 9 (22.50%) OO
11 8 (20.00%) MVC
11 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 8 (20.00%) DevOps
11 8 (20.00%) Microservices
12 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (17.50%) BDD
12 7 (17.50%) REST
12 7 (17.50%) RESTful
12 7 (17.50%) Scala
12 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (17.50%) Spring
12 7 (17.50%) Ruby

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 5 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) GitHub
3 4 (10.00%) Heroku
4 3 (7.50%) PaaS
5 2 (5.00%) npm
5 2 (5.00%) SaaS
6 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.50%) Office 365
6 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DHCP
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) MongoDB
2 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (7.50%) Neo4j
5 2 (5.00%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Mocha
3 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.50%) GitLab
5 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) JHipster
5 2 (5.00%) Liquibase
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Protractor
6 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Architect
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (7.50%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Digital Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.50%) UI Architect
8 3 (7.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 14 (35.00%) CSS
3 13 (32.50%) HTML
4 11 (27.50%) .NET
4 11 (27.50%) HTML5
5 10 (25.00%) JSON
6 9 (22.50%) CSS3
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (17.50%) REST
7 7 (17.50%) RESTful
7 7 (17.50%) Spring
8 6 (15.00%) XML
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.50%) jQuery
9 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.00%) Backbone.js
10 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
10 4 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Scrum
2 13 (32.50%) TDD
3 11 (27.50%) Open Source
4 9 (22.50%) OO
5 8 (20.00%) DevOps
5 8 (20.00%) Microservices
5 8 (20.00%) MVC
6 7 (17.50%) BDD
6 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.50%) Change Management
7 5 (12.50%) Release Management
7 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Kanban
8 4 (10.00%) OOP
8 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) Ruby
4 7 (17.50%) Scala
5 5 (12.50%) ES6
5 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) Clojure
7 3 (7.50%) Erlang
7 3 (7.50%) F#
7 3 (7.50%) Groovy
7 3 (7.50%) Haskell
8 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
2 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Mapbox