The first table below looks at the demand for Backbone.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backbone.js over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backbone.js
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.70% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 152 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.26% 29.69% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 93
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Backbone.js
West Midlands

Backbone.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backbone.js across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Backbone.js Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Backbone.js across the Birmingham region.

Backbone.js Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Backbone.js also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Backbone.js.

1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) PHP5
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
4 1 (16.67%) Fedora
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Backbone.js also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Backbone.js. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) RubyGems
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) TextMate
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony
3 1 (16.67%) Django
3 1 (16.67%) SVG
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
3 1 (16.67%) WebGL
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Fedora
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PHP5
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian