Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 83 91
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 +15
Contract jobs citing Node.js 35 93 109
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.31% 2.12% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.48% 8.32% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 66 84
Median daily rate £500 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +4.41% +9.68%
10th Percentile £370 £325 £325
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -30.00% +14.29% +9.72%

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 334 1,118 1,495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 22.02% 25.53% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 779 938
Median daily rate £432 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £575 £575 £573
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.74% -10.77%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +8.43% +3.75%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Node.js as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Node.js in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Node.js in the West Midlands

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Node.js in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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
Coventry +35 16 £563 +12.50% 3
Birmingham +20 16 £475 +5.56% 20
Solihull +6 2 £475 +15.85% 1
Warwickshire +14 1 - - 1
Node.js
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
1 17 (48.57%) Azure
2 16 (45.71%) DevOps
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) REST
4 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (31.43%) Front End Development
5 10 (28.57%) CSS
5 10 (28.57%) TDD
6 9 (25.71%) JSON
6 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) Kanban
7 8 (22.86%) React
8 7 (20.00%) OpenID
8 7 (20.00%) SAML
8 7 (20.00%) PKI
8 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.00%) Scrum
9 6 (17.14%) B2C
9 6 (17.14%) JUnit
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
9 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
9 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
10 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 5 (14.29%) YAML
10 5 (14.29%) HTML5

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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Apigee
2 5 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) AWS
4 3 (8.57%) GitHub
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Functions
5 2 (5.71%) Logic Apps
5 2 (5.71%) npm
5 2 (5.71%) Power Platform
5 2 (5.71%) Serverless
6 1 (2.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (2.86%) GCP
6 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Power BI
5 1 (2.86%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.14%) JUnit
2 5 (14.29%) Mocha
3 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.86%) Babel
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) git-flow
5 1 (2.86%) Grunt
5 1 (2.86%) gulp
5 1 (2.86%) JIRA
5 1 (2.86%) Mockito
5 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 3 (8.57%) Public Sector
2 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Azure Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.71%) React Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Release Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) REST
2 10 (28.57%) CSS
3 9 (25.71%) HTML
3 9 (25.71%) JSON
4 8 (22.86%) React
5 7 (20.00%) OpenID
5 7 (20.00%) SAML
6 5 (14.29%) .NET
6 5 (14.29%) CSS3
6 5 (14.29%) Express
6 5 (14.29%) HTML5
6 5 (14.29%) Swagger
6 5 (14.29%) YAML
7 4 (11.43%) LDAP
7 4 (11.43%) SOAP
7 4 (11.43%) XML
8 3 (8.57%) OAuth
9 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.71%) LESS
9 2 (5.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) PKI
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Unix
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (45.71%) DevOps
2 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (31.43%) Front End Development
3 10 (28.57%) TDD
4 8 (22.86%) Kanban
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.14%) B2C
6 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
6 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (14.29%) SDLC
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
9 3 (8.57%) API Development
9 3 (8.57%) BDD
9 3 (8.57%) Change Control
9 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) ES6
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Apple
2 2 (5.71%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) WSO2