Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 101 139
Rank change year-on-year -19 +38 +23
Contract jobs citing React 75 82 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.53% 1.72% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 6.09% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 47 32
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.17%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £231
90th Percentile £498 £483 £499
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.13
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.35% +23.21%

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 1,349 1,346 1,168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.46% 28.21% 24.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 866 750
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.65% +2.19% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £444
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.07% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 22
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% +22.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £33.60 £18.05 £16.95
90th Percentile £60.10 £48.75 £34.45
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year +3.66% +0.61% +5.16%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +1 29 £400 +6.67% 21
Coventry +1 18 £400 -11.11% 3
Warwickshire +5 8 £300 -25.00% 1
Solihull -1 3 £375 +7.14% 4
Staffordshire +4 2 £400 - 3
Wolverhampton +2 1 £363 +132.00% 1
Shropshire -39 1 £450 +20.00%
React
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 63 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 49 (65.33%) AngularJS
3 43 (57.33%) HTML
4 41 (54.67%) CSS
5 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (44.00%) Node.js
7 23 (30.67%) HTML5
8 21 (28.00%) Java
8 21 (28.00%) Front End Development
9 16 (21.33%) C#
9 16 (21.33%) CSS3
10 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (18.67%) RESTful
12 13 (17.33%) Redux
13 12 (16.00%) User Experience
13 12 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (14.67%) Oracle
14 11 (14.67%) TDD
14 11 (14.67%) DevOps
14 11 (14.67%) webpack
14 11 (14.67%) Vue.js
15 10 (13.33%) Microservices
15 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
15 10 (13.33%) .NET
15 10 (13.33%) Python
15 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (13.33%) jQuery
16 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (12.00%) Web Development
16 9 (12.00%) Git (software)

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 5 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.00%) CMS
2 3 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.00%) Serverless
4 2 (2.67%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) Apigee
5 1 (1.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.33%) npm
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Skype
1 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) MySQL
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) webpack
2 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.00%) Maven
4 6 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (8.00%) Selenium
5 5 (6.67%) gulp
5 5 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 5 (6.67%) Subversion
5 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.67%) PhantomJS
9 1 (1.33%) Babel
9 1 (1.33%) PhpStorm
9 1 (1.33%) PostCSS
9 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
1 8 (10.67%) Games
2 2 (2.67%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (92.00%) Developer
2 25 (33.33%) React Developer
3 15 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Angular Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior React Developer
7 5 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 4 (5.33%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.33%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (65.33%) AngularJS
2 43 (57.33%) HTML
3 41 (54.67%) CSS
4 33 (44.00%) Node.js
5 23 (30.67%) HTML5
6 16 (21.33%) CSS3
7 14 (18.67%) RESTful
8 13 (17.33%) Redux
9 11 (14.67%) Vue.js
10 10 (13.33%) .NET
10 10 (13.33%) jQuery
11 9 (12.00%) Sass
12 8 (10.67%) Spring
12 8 (10.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (10.67%) Web Services
13 6 (8.00%) J2EE
13 6 (8.00%) Jest
14 5 (6.67%) JSON
15 4 (5.33%) Ajax
15 4 (5.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) User Experience
2 4 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) iPad
4 2 (2.67%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) CentOS
2 1 (1.33%) Debian
2 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Unix
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.00%) Front End Development
3 12 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (14.67%) DevOps
4 11 (14.67%) TDD
5 10 (13.33%) Microservices
6 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.00%) Scrum
6 9 (12.00%) Web Design
6 9 (12.00%) Web Development
7 8 (10.67%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (10.67%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 5 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.00%) Game Development
12 3 (4.00%) ITIL
12 3 (4.00%) MVC
12 3 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.00%) Java
3 16 (21.33%) C#
4 10 (13.33%) Python
5 8 (10.67%) ES6
6 7 (9.33%) TypeScript
7 6 (8.00%) Perl
8 4 (5.33%) PHP
9 3 (4.00%) ES7
9 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.67%) SQL
11 1 (1.33%) C++
11 1 (1.33%) ES8
11 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.33%) R
11 1 (1.33%) VB
11 1 (1.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle
2 6 (8.00%) Adobe
3 4 (5.33%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) ATG
4 3 (4.00%) Demandware
4 3 (4.00%) hybris
4 3 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow