Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 145 154
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Node.js 59 75 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.21% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.09% 4.75% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 14
West Midlands median daily rate £406 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £317 £247 £299
90th Percentile £513 £488 £400
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £37.50 -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £45.50 £22.12
% change year-on-year -12.09% +105.74% -63.14%

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 1158 1580 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.17% 25.43% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 970 684
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £213
90th Percentile £563 £514 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.96% -19.57% +3.98%
10th Percentile £18.38 £10.40 £11.08
90th Percentile £41.15 £39.82 £43.78
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +19 28 £421 +12.27% 7
Coventry +24 18 £350 -1.75% 1
Shropshire +18 7 £498 +32.67%
Warwickshire -8 2 £325 - 2
Staffordshire +2 1 £275 -8.33% 1
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 42 (71.19%) JavaScript
1 42 (71.19%) AngularJS
2 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.98%) Git (software)
3 23 (38.98%) CSS
4 22 (37.29%) HTML
4 22 (37.29%) Java
5 21 (35.59%) MongoDB
6 16 (27.12%) TDD
7 15 (25.42%) C#
7 15 (25.42%) .NET
8 14 (23.73%) HTML5
9 13 (22.03%) Open Source
9 13 (22.03%) MVC
9 13 (22.03%) Spring
9 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
10 12 (20.34%) jQuery
10 12 (20.34%) JSON
10 12 (20.34%) Scrum
10 12 (20.34%) Python
10 12 (20.34%) BDD
11 11 (18.64%) REST
11 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (16.95%) OO
12 10 (16.95%) DevOps
12 10 (16.95%) CSS3
12 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (16.95%) User Experience
12 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
13 9 (15.25%) React

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 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.78%) nginx
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.69%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.47%) GitHub
4 4 (6.78%) Heroku
5 3 (5.08%) Google Analytics
5 3 (5.08%) PaaS
6 2 (3.39%) npm
6 2 (3.39%) SaaS
7 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.69%) Office 365
7 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) SSL
2 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) IPv6
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.39%) Big Data
5 2 (3.39%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
2 6 (10.17%) gulp
2 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.17%) Mocha
3 5 (8.47%) Jasmine
4 4 (6.78%) Grunt
4 4 (6.78%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (6.78%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.08%) Ant
5 3 (5.08%) Gatling
5 3 (5.08%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.08%) Selenium
5 3 (5.08%) Sublime Text
6 2 (3.39%) JHipster
6 2 (3.39%) Liquibase
6 2 (3.39%) Protractor
7 1 (1.69%) Babel
7 1 (1.69%) JUnit
7 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 4 (6.78%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Angular Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (18.64%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (13.56%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Developer
7 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (11.86%) HTML Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
7 7 (11.86%) UI Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (10.17%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Architect
11 3 (5.08%) Cloud Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Java Architect
11 3 (5.08%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (71.19%) AngularJS
2 23 (38.98%) CSS
3 22 (37.29%) HTML
4 15 (25.42%) .NET
5 14 (23.73%) HTML5
6 13 (22.03%) Spring
7 12 (20.34%) jQuery
7 12 (20.34%) JSON
8 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (18.64%) REST
9 10 (16.95%) CSS3
10 9 (15.25%) Angular 2
10 9 (15.25%) Backbone.js
10 9 (15.25%) React
10 9 (15.25%) Sass
10 9 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (13.56%) Express
11 8 (13.56%) XML
12 7 (11.86%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (11.86%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) User Experience
2 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.39%) Smart City
4 2 (3.39%) Smart Energy
4 2 (3.39%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.69%) Animation
5 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Ubuntu
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) TDD
3 13 (22.03%) MVC
3 13 (22.03%) Open Source
3 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
4 12 (20.34%) BDD
4 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 10 (16.95%) DevOps
5 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
5 10 (16.95%) OO
6 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.86%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (11.86%) SOLID
8 6 (10.17%) Microservices
8 6 (10.17%) Web Development
9 5 (8.47%) Change Management
9 5 (8.47%) Open Source Development
9 5 (8.47%) Release Management
9 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (71.19%) JavaScript
2 22 (37.29%) Java
3 15 (25.42%) C#
4 12 (20.34%) Python
5 9 (15.25%) Ruby
6 7 (11.86%) ES6
6 7 (11.86%) Scala
6 7 (11.86%) SQL
7 6 (10.17%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.08%) Groovy
8 3 (5.08%) Haskell
8 3 (5.08%) Perl
8 3 (5.08%) PHP
9 2 (3.39%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.69%) Jython
10 1 (1.69%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) Grafana
2 3 (5.08%) Kibana
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Mapbox
4 1 (1.69%) Talend
4 1 (1.69%) webMethods