Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 95 132
Rank change year-on-year +15 +37 +32
Contract jobs citing React 94 119 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.29% 2.34% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.03% 7.74% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 70 27
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £325 £231
90th Percentile £488 £550 £523
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.17 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +15.93% +9.76% -18.00%

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 1,041 1,538 1,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.32% 30.28% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 945 717
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £294 £263
90th Percentile £575 £571 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 30
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £23.29 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.31% -15.33% +19.57%
10th Percentile £33.13 £11.00 £14.51
90th Percentile £44.13 £53.83 £39.58
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +9.59%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +2 56 £400 -5.88% 26
Coventry +6 12 £413 -2.94% 10
Staffordshire +21 6 £413 +6.45% 8
Worcestershire - 4 £425 - 14
Solihull -14 2 £350 -12.50% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £393 - 2
Shropshire +24 1 - - 3
Warwickshire +5 1 £450 +12.50% 5
Walsall - 1 £475 - 2
React
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 82 (87.23%) JavaScript
2 58 (61.70%) HTML
2 58 (61.70%) CSS
3 51 (54.26%) AngularJS
4 37 (39.36%) HTML5
5 32 (34.04%) CSS3
6 29 (30.85%) jQuery
6 29 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (27.66%) Java
8 25 (26.60%) Sass
9 24 (25.53%) Node.js
10 22 (23.40%) Front End Development
11 20 (21.28%) LESS
12 18 (19.15%) Law
12 18 (19.15%) Backbone.js
12 18 (19.15%) User Experience
13 17 (18.09%) GIMP
13 17 (18.09%) Photoshop
13 17 (18.09%) Ajax
14 16 (17.02%) .NET
15 15 (15.96%) Vue.js
15 15 (15.96%) C#
16 14 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (13.83%) PHP
18 12 (12.77%) Durandal
18 12 (12.77%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 12 (12.77%) webpack
19 11 (11.70%) Redux
19 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
20 10 (10.64%) Azure

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 6 (6.38%) CMS
1 6 (6.38%) WordPress
2 5 (5.32%) Confluence
3 4 (4.26%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.13%) Drupal
5 1 (1.06%) JBoss
5 1 (1.06%) Jetty
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) GIMP
1 17 (18.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Shopify
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Azure
2 7 (7.45%) AWS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon Neptune
3 1 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.06%) GCP
3 1 (1.06%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) webpack
2 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.57%) gulp
4 5 (5.32%) Grunt
4 5 (5.32%) Jasmine
4 5 (5.32%) JIRA
5 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.26%) Mocha
5 4 (4.26%) MSTest
5 4 (4.26%) NUnit
5 4 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.13%) PostCSS
7 1 (1.06%) Babel
7 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.06%) Maven
7 1 (1.06%) Selenium
7 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (19.15%) Law
2 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) German Language
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (95.74%) Developer
2 26 (27.66%) React Developer
3 21 (22.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (21.28%) Angular Developer
5 19 (20.21%) Java Developer
6 16 (17.02%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (10.64%) HTML Developer
8 9 (9.57%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
11 5 (5.32%) C# Developer
11 5 (5.32%) UI Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.26%) Database Developer
13 3 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (3.19%) Senior Developer
13 3 (3.19%) Team Leader
14 2 (2.13%) Azure Developer
14 2 (2.13%) Development Team Leader
14 2 (2.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.70%) CSS
1 58 (61.70%) HTML
2 51 (54.26%) AngularJS
3 37 (39.36%) HTML5
4 32 (34.04%) CSS3
5 29 (30.85%) jQuery
6 25 (26.60%) Sass
7 24 (25.53%) Node.js
8 20 (21.28%) LESS
9 18 (19.15%) Backbone.js
10 17 (18.09%) Ajax
11 16 (17.02%) .NET
12 15 (15.96%) Vue.js
13 14 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (12.77%) Durandal
15 11 (11.70%) Redux
16 9 (9.57%) Angular 2
17 8 (8.51%) Spring
18 6 (6.38%) JSON
18 6 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) User Experience
2 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Android
1 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.40%) Front End Development
3 12 (12.77%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 10 (10.64%) Web Development
5 9 (9.57%) OO
6 7 (7.45%) Microservices
6 7 (7.45%) Scrum
6 7 (7.45%) Test Automation
7 6 (6.38%) MVC
8 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.32%) DevOps
8 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.32%) Mobile Development
9 4 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (4.26%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (4.26%) OO PHP
9 4 (4.26%) OOD
9 4 (4.26%) TDD
10 2 (2.13%) Android Development
10 2 (2.13%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (87.23%) JavaScript
2 26 (27.66%) Java
3 15 (15.96%) C#
4 13 (13.83%) PHP
5 9 (9.57%) SQL
6 5 (5.32%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.19%) ES6
8 2 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle
2 3 (3.19%) WooCommerce
3 1 (1.06%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.06%) Zend