Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 130 160
Rank change year-on-year +49 +30 +14
Contract jobs citing React 129 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.55% 1.04% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.59% 4.31% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 27 17
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £231 £308
90th Percentile £538 £500 £479
England median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £85.00
% change year-on-year +7.78% -50.88% -

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 1,501 1,044 1,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.62% 24.22% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 714 941
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £250
90th Percentile £565 £562 £515
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.75 £31.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.26% +26.53% -16.51%
10th Percentile £11.18 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.65 £39.58
England median hourly rate £41.61 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.03% +9.59% -1.35%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +18 76 £400 +14.29% 28
Solihull +10 19 £400 +100.00% 3
Coventry -6 9 £425 +6.25% 2
Shropshire - 3 £450 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £338 - 7
Staffordshire -2 2 £388 +14.81% 5
Wolverhampton - 1 £188 -
React
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 112 (86.82%) JavaScript
2 84 (65.12%) AngularJS
3 78 (60.47%) CSS
4 77 (59.69%) HTML
5 52 (40.31%) HTML5
6 48 (37.21%) KnockoutJS
6 48 (37.21%) Sass
7 45 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (33.33%) Node.js
9 42 (32.56%) CSS3
9 42 (32.56%) Front End Development
10 38 (29.46%) User Experience
10 38 (29.46%) LESS
10 38 (29.46%) TDD
11 37 (28.68%) jQuery
12 34 (26.36%) Java
13 32 (24.81%) .NET
14 30 (23.26%) Angular 2
15 28 (21.71%) Redux
16 27 (20.93%) Wireframes
16 27 (20.93%) Docker
17 26 (20.16%) Backbone.js
17 26 (20.16%) Ajax
18 25 (19.38%) Durandal
18 25 (19.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
19 24 (18.60%) C#
20 21 (16.28%) GIMP
20 21 (16.28%) Photoshop
20 21 (16.28%) RESTful
21 19 (14.73%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (16.28%) GIMP
1 21 (16.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.43%) npm
4 6 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.88%) SaaS
6 3 (2.33%) GitHub
6 3 (2.33%) Yarn
7 2 (1.55%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.55%) Office 365
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) SMS
2 2 (1.55%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.30%) MongoDB
1 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.43%) MySQL
3 6 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) Redis
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.53%) gulp
2 11 (8.53%) Jasmine
3 8 (6.20%) Grunt
3 8 (6.20%) webpack
4 6 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.55%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.55%) Mocha
6 2 (1.55%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.55%) Selenium
6 2 (1.55%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.55%) Sublime Text
6 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (1.55%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.55%) WebStorm
7 1 (0.78%) CircleCI
General
1 7 (5.43%) Finance
2 2 (1.55%) Banking
2 2 (1.55%) Games
2 2 (1.55%) Marketing
2 2 (1.55%) Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) Persian Language
Job Titles
1 113 (87.60%) Developer
2 35 (27.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 35 (27.13%) JavaScript Developer
3 33 (25.58%) React Developer
4 31 (24.03%) UI Developer
5 23 (17.83%) Angular Developer
6 21 (16.28%) HTML Developer
7 20 (15.50%) HTML CSS Developer
8 14 (10.85%) .NET Developer
9 13 (10.08%) Java Developer
10 10 (7.75%) Senior Developer
11 9 (6.98%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (6.20%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (6.20%) Software Developer
13 7 (5.43%) C# Developer
14 6 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
15 5 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (3.88%) Digital Developer
15 5 (3.88%) Java Engineer
16 4 (3.10%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (65.12%) AngularJS
2 78 (60.47%) CSS
3 77 (59.69%) HTML
4 52 (40.31%) HTML5
5 48 (37.21%) KnockoutJS
5 48 (37.21%) Sass
6 43 (33.33%) Node.js
7 42 (32.56%) CSS3
8 38 (29.46%) LESS
9 37 (28.68%) jQuery
10 32 (24.81%) .NET
11 30 (23.26%) Angular 2
12 28 (21.71%) Redux
13 26 (20.16%) Ajax
13 26 (20.16%) Backbone.js
14 25 (19.38%) Durandal
15 21 (16.28%) RESTful
16 19 (14.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (14.73%) Web Services
17 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.46%) User Experience
2 4 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.10%) W3C
3 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.55%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Linux
2 4 (3.10%) Mac OS X
2 4 (3.10%) Windows
3 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.55%) Unix
4 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.56%) Front End Development
3 38 (29.46%) TDD
4 27 (20.93%) Wireframes
5 25 (19.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 16 (12.40%) Microservices
6 16 (12.40%) Web Development
7 15 (11.63%) MVC
8 14 (10.85%) Scrum
9 12 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.75%) Test Automation
12 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (6.20%) DevOps
14 7 (5.43%) OO
14 7 (5.43%) Unit Testing
15 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
15 6 (4.65%) Prototyping
16 5 (3.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 112 (86.82%) JavaScript
2 34 (26.36%) Java
3 24 (18.60%) C#
4 12 (9.30%) TypeScript
5 10 (7.75%) ES6
5 10 (7.75%) Scala
6 7 (5.43%) Go
6 7 (5.43%) SQL
7 5 (3.88%) ES7
7 5 (3.88%) Java 8
7 5 (3.88%) Ruby
8 4 (3.10%) ES8
8 4 (3.10%) PureScript
8 4 (3.10%) Python
9 3 (2.33%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (1.55%) PHP
10 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) SC Cleared
1 16 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 4 (3.10%) WAI
2 4 (3.10%) WCAG
3 2 (1.55%) GCP
3 2 (1.55%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (20.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.78%) etcd
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.55%) Grafana
2 2 (1.55%) Graphite
2 2 (1.55%) Kibana
3 1 (0.78%) Consul
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (10.08%) Google
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.33%) Capita
3 3 (2.33%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.55%) Perforce
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle
5 1 (0.78%) WooCommerce