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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 95 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 +18  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 39 47 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.94% 1.56% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.96% 6.14% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 6
Median daily rate £406 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.92% -2.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £293 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.93% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 490 766 549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.41% 25.37% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 490 353
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Node.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +24 19 £375 +1.35% 15
Shropshire +9 7 £479 -8.73%
Coventry +15 5 £400 - 2
Staffordshire +1 1 £275 -8.33% 4
Warwickshire -3 1 - - 6
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
2 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (64.29%) AngularJS
4 43 (61.43%) CSS
5 41 (58.57%) HTML
6 29 (41.43%) Git (software)
7 27 (38.57%) Java
8 26 (37.14%) MongoDB
9 22 (31.43%) React
10 20 (28.57%) CSS3
10 20 (28.57%) HTML5
11 18 (25.71%) Front End Development
12 17 (24.29%) gulp
13 16 (22.86%) Sass
13 16 (22.86%) Scala
13 16 (22.86%) Linux
14 15 (21.43%) TDD
14 15 (21.43%) User Experience
15 14 (20.00%) DevOps
15 14 (20.00%) Python
16 13 (18.57%) Scrum
16 13 (18.57%) Open Source
17 12 (17.14%) Express
17 12 (17.14%) Microservices
17 12 (17.14%) jQuery
18 11 (15.71%) Test Automation
19 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
19 10 (14.29%) Spring
19 10 (14.29%) C#
19 10 (14.29%) Angular 2

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 7 (10.00%) nginx
2 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.86%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.00%) GitHub
3 6 (8.57%) Google Analytics
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.71%) Heroku
5 2 (2.86%) PaaS
6 1 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.43%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.43%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.43%) IaaS
6 1 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) HTTP
1 6 (8.57%) SSL
1 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) MongoDB
2 10 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.29%) DB2
3 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.86%) DocumentDB
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) PouchDB
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (41.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (24.29%) gulp
3 10 (14.29%) Grunt
3 10 (14.29%) Mocha
4 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (10.00%) Selenium
6 6 (8.57%) Ant
6 6 (8.57%) Gatling
6 6 (8.57%) IntelliJ
6 6 (8.57%) Sublime Text
6 6 (8.57%) WebDriver
7 5 (7.14%) JSHint
8 4 (5.71%) Jasmine
9 3 (4.29%) JIRA
9 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.86%) Babel
10 2 (2.86%) JSUnit
10 2 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
1 3 (4.29%) Marketing
1 3 (4.29%) Retail
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (78.57%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Angular Developer
3 15 (21.43%) HTML CSS Developer
3 15 (21.43%) HTML Developer
4 14 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
6 8 (11.43%) UI Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Architect
8 6 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Scala Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Digital Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Software Architect
10 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Agile Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Digital Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) AngularJS
2 43 (61.43%) CSS
3 41 (58.57%) HTML
4 22 (31.43%) React
5 20 (28.57%) CSS3
5 20 (28.57%) HTML5
6 16 (22.86%) Sass
7 12 (17.14%) Express
7 12 (17.14%) jQuery
8 10 (14.29%) Angular 2
8 10 (14.29%) Spring
8 10 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (12.86%) Play Framework
10 8 (11.43%) JSON
11 7 (10.00%) Backbone.js
12 6 (8.57%) Gherkin
12 6 (8.57%) Servlets
13 5 (7.14%) .NET
13 5 (7.14%) LESS
13 5 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.86%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.86%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) RIA
6 1 (1.43%) Smart City
6 1 (1.43%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 7 (10.00%) Unix
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) CentOS
3 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Front End Development
3 15 (21.43%) TDD
4 14 (20.00%) DevOps
5 13 (18.57%) Open Source
5 13 (18.57%) Scrum
6 12 (17.14%) Microservices
7 11 (15.71%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.43%) Analytics
9 8 (11.43%) BDD
10 7 (10.00%) Web Development
11 6 (8.57%) OO
11 6 (8.57%) Workflow
12 5 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (7.14%) MVC
13 4 (5.71%) Asynchronous Programming
13 4 (5.71%) Mobile First
13 4 (5.71%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.57%) Java
3 16 (22.86%) Scala
4 14 (20.00%) Python
5 10 (14.29%) C#
6 9 (12.86%) Ruby
7 8 (11.43%) PHP
8 7 (10.00%) Groovy
9 6 (8.57%) Haskell
9 6 (8.57%) Perl
9 6 (8.57%) SQL
10 5 (7.14%) ECMAScript
10 5 (7.14%) ES6
11 4 (5.71%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.43%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Puppet
2 6 (8.57%) Grafana
2 6 (8.57%) Kibana
3 4 (5.71%) Ansible
4 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Google
2 4 (5.71%) IBM
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) Mapbox
4 1 (1.43%) VMware
4 1 (1.43%) webMethods
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