Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for React skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited React over the 6 months to 21 October 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.

React.js
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 146 170
Rank change year-on-year +44 +24 +8
Contract jobs citing React 104 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.06% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.65% 3.31% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 23 17
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £325 £294 £308
90th Percentile £550 £523 £485
England median daily rate £476 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +74.55%

React 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 1,565 1,148 1,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.01% 24.78% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 755 1,002
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £253
90th Percentile £575 £575 £519
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 32 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.75 £30.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +29.79% -19.92%
10th Percentile £11.03 £15.15 £11.23
90th Percentile £57.35 £40.18 £39.58
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +1.24%

React
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for React in the West Midlands

React
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for React in the West Midlands

React
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing React in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for React in the West Midlands

React
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 React within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 October 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 +38 61 £450 +33.33% 29
Solihull - 15 £425 - 9
Coventry -14 6 £413 -19.90% 3
Shropshire - 5 £450 - 1
Warwickshire +10 3 £323 -0.77% 13
Staffordshire -6 2 £388 +14.81% 7
React
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing React 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 React.

1 94 (90.38%) JavaScript
2 68 (65.38%) AngularJS
3 65 (62.50%) CSS
4 61 (58.65%) HTML
5 46 (44.23%) HTML5
6 44 (42.31%) Sass
7 43 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (39.42%) KnockoutJS
9 38 (36.54%) Front End Development
10 37 (35.58%) jQuery
11 35 (33.65%) CSS3
11 35 (33.65%) LESS
12 34 (32.69%) User Experience
13 33 (31.73%) TDD
14 30 (28.85%) Node.js
15 29 (27.88%) Java
16 28 (26.92%) Redux
17 27 (25.96%) Wireframes
18 25 (24.04%) .NET
19 23 (22.12%) Backbone.js
20 21 (20.19%) Angular 2
21 20 (19.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
21 20 (19.23%) Docker
22 19 (18.27%) Durandal
22 19 (18.27%) RESTful
22 19 (18.27%) Web Services
23 18 (17.31%) Ajax
24 17 (16.35%) Photoshop
24 17 (16.35%) C#
24 17 (16.35%) TypeScript

React
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 3 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Photoshop
2 16 (15.38%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.96%) Magento
1 1 (0.96%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.69%) npm
4 7 (6.73%) GitHub
4 7 (6.73%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.88%) Yarn
6 2 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.92%) Office 365
6 2 (1.92%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.92%) SaaS
7 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) SMS
2 2 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.73%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.50%) webpack
3 12 (11.54%) Jasmine
4 11 (10.58%) gulp
5 9 (8.65%) Grunt
6 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
6 7 (6.73%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.85%) Babel
7 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.85%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.85%) Mocha
7 4 (3.85%) PhantomJS
7 4 (3.85%) Selenium
7 4 (3.85%) Sublime Text
7 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.85%) WebStorm
8 2 (1.92%) Gradle
8 2 (1.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.96%) Bower
General
1 4 (3.85%) Finance
1 4 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (0.96%) Marketing
2 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (85.58%) Developer
2 30 (28.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (27.88%) React Developer
3 29 (27.88%) UI Developer
4 22 (21.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (16.35%) HTML Developer
6 16 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Angular Developer
8 10 (9.62%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Java Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) UI/UX Developer
11 7 (6.73%) UX Developer
12 5 (4.81%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Digital Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (3.85%) Agile Developer
13 4 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (65.38%) AngularJS
2 65 (62.50%) CSS
3 61 (58.65%) HTML
4 46 (44.23%) HTML5
5 44 (42.31%) Sass
6 41 (39.42%) KnockoutJS
7 37 (35.58%) jQuery
8 35 (33.65%) CSS3
8 35 (33.65%) LESS
9 30 (28.85%) Node.js
10 28 (26.92%) Redux
11 25 (24.04%) .NET
12 23 (22.12%) Backbone.js
13 21 (20.19%) Angular 2
14 19 (18.27%) Durandal
14 19 (18.27%) RESTful
14 19 (18.27%) Web Services
15 18 (17.31%) Ajax
16 16 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.69%) User Experience
2 4 (3.85%) W3C
3 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Linux
1 6 (5.77%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Mac OS X
2 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.54%) Front End Development
3 33 (31.73%) TDD
4 27 (25.96%) Wireframes
5 20 (19.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 15 (14.42%) Scrum
7 14 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (13.46%) Microservices
8 13 (12.50%) MVC
8 13 (12.50%) Web Development
9 11 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.58%) DevOps
10 10 (9.62%) Test Automation
11 9 (8.65%) Prototyping
12 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (6.73%) Analytics
13 7 (6.73%) OO
14 6 (5.77%) Isomorphic JavaScript
14 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 94 (90.38%) JavaScript
2 29 (27.88%) Java
3 17 (16.35%) C#
3 17 (16.35%) TypeScript
4 13 (12.50%) ES6
5 8 (7.69%) ES7
6 7 (6.73%) ES8
6 7 (6.73%) Java 8
7 6 (5.77%) SQL
8 5 (4.81%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (4.81%) PHP
8 5 (4.81%) PureScript
8 5 (4.81%) Ruby
9 4 (3.85%) Scala
10 2 (1.92%) Groovy
10 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.92%) Python
11 1 (0.96%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) WAI
1 4 (3.85%) WCAG
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (19.23%) Docker
2 2 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.92%) etcd
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.88%) Grafana
2 3 (2.88%) Graphite
2 3 (2.88%) Kibana
3 2 (1.92%) Consul
3 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.92%) Terraform
4 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Google
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.88%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle