Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 156 163
Rank change year-on-year +36 +7 +3
Contract jobs citing React 87 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.68% 0.69% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 2.65% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 22 18
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% -0.67% -
10th Percentile £312 £285 £321
90th Percentile £550 £523 £469
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -2.17% +67.27%

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 1,550 1,243 1,517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.89% 25.83% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 931 824 932
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £260 £275
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
England median daily rate £480 £471 £425
% change year-on-year +2.02% +10.71% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 14
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £30.58 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.60% +39.00% -26.67%
10th Percentile £28.80 £14.31 £9.58
90th Percentile £62.31 £42.35 £35.41
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +28 41 £450 +33.33% 14
Solihull - 14 £400 - 5
Coventry +3 13 £400 -22.33% 4
Warwickshire +15 6 £310 -4.62% 8
Shropshire -54 5 £450 +20.00% 1
React
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 80 (91.95%) JavaScript
2 61 (70.11%) AngularJS
3 49 (56.32%) CSS
4 47 (54.02%) HTML
5 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (43.68%) Node.js
7 32 (36.78%) HTML5
8 31 (35.63%) Front End Development
9 30 (34.48%) Sass
10 28 (32.18%) Redux
11 25 (28.74%) Java
12 24 (27.59%) jQuery
13 23 (26.44%) User Experience
13 23 (26.44%) CSS3
14 20 (22.99%) TDD
15 17 (19.54%) Web Development
15 17 (19.54%) RESTful
15 17 (19.54%) Web Services
15 17 (19.54%) LESS
16 16 (18.39%) .NET
17 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (16.09%) DevOps
18 14 (16.09%) Wireframes
18 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (16.09%) Google
19 13 (14.94%) C#
19 13 (14.94%) Scrum
19 13 (14.94%) Microservices
20 12 (13.79%) Docker

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 4 (4.60%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Drupal
3 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.60%) GIMP
3 1 (1.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Magento
2 1 (1.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.34%) GitHub
4 7 (8.05%) Google Analytics
5 5 (5.75%) npm
6 4 (4.60%) Serverless
7 1 (1.15%) Apigee
7 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.15%) IaaS
7 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.15%) PaaS
7 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Skype
2 1 (1.15%) SMS
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.75%) MySQL
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Redis
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.49%) webpack
3 9 (10.34%) Selenium
4 8 (9.20%) Jasmine
5 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.05%) Grunt
5 7 (8.05%) gulp
6 6 (6.90%) PhantomJS
7 5 (5.75%) Maven
8 4 (4.60%) Babel
8 4 (4.60%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (4.60%) Mocha
8 4 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (4.60%) Sublime Text
8 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (4.60%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.60%) WebStorm
9 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.20%) Games
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (88.51%) Developer
2 27 (31.03%) React Developer
3 23 (26.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (18.39%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (14.94%) UI Developer
6 12 (13.79%) Senior Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Angular Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Java Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Java Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) Web Developer
10 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.90%) HTML Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Senior React Developer
11 5 (5.75%) C# Developer
12 4 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Digital Developer
12 4 (4.60%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (4.60%) UI/UX Developer
12 4 (4.60%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (70.11%) AngularJS
2 49 (56.32%) CSS
3 47 (54.02%) HTML
4 38 (43.68%) Node.js
5 32 (36.78%) HTML5
6 30 (34.48%) Sass
7 28 (32.18%) Redux
8 24 (27.59%) jQuery
9 23 (26.44%) CSS3
10 17 (19.54%) LESS
10 17 (19.54%) RESTful
10 17 (19.54%) Web Services
11 16 (18.39%) .NET
12 15 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (11.49%) Ajax
13 10 (11.49%) Backbone.js
14 9 (10.34%) Vue.js
15 8 (9.20%) Spring Boot
16 7 (8.05%) Angular 2
16 7 (8.05%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) User Experience
2 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.60%) W3C
3 3 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) NHS
4 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Windows
3 4 (4.60%) Mac OS X
3 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.15%) CentOS
4 1 (1.15%) Debian
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) Front End Development
3 20 (22.99%) TDD
4 17 (19.54%) Web Development
5 14 (16.09%) DevOps
5 14 (16.09%) Wireframes
6 13 (14.94%) Microservices
6 13 (14.94%) Scrum
7 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (13.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 11 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (10.34%) MVC
11 8 (9.20%) Analytics
12 7 (8.05%) Web Design
13 6 (6.90%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
13 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce
14 5 (5.75%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (5.75%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 80 (91.95%) JavaScript
2 25 (28.74%) Java
3 13 (14.94%) C#
4 12 (13.79%) TypeScript
5 11 (12.64%) ES6
6 7 (8.05%) Java 8
7 6 (6.90%) PHP
7 6 (6.90%) Python
8 5 (5.75%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (5.75%) ES7
8 5 (5.75%) Ruby
9 4 (4.60%) ES8
9 4 (4.60%) Perl
9 4 (4.60%) Scala
10 2 (2.30%) PureScript
10 2 (2.30%) SQL
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.15%) R
11 1 (1.15%) VB
11 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
1 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) WAI
1 4 (4.60%) WCAG
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.15%) etcd
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Grafana
1 3 (3.45%) Graphite
1 3 (3.45%) Kibana
2 1 (1.15%) Consul
2 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Google
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) ATG
3 3 (3.45%) Demandware
3 3 (3.45%) hybris
3 3 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow