The first table below looks at the demand for Backbone.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backbone.js over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backbone.js
Rank 70 67 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 11 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.88% 1.14% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.01% 3.63% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £318 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +22.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+146.15% +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
366 358 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.33% 31.40% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 206 242
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 22
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -14.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Backbone.js
North West

Backbone.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Backbone.js Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Backbone.js Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Backbone.js
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backbone.js within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - - - -
Salford - - - -
Backbone.js
North West

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 25 (80.65%) HTML
3 21 (67.74%) MVC
4 20 (64.52%) .NET
4 20 (64.52%) C#
4 20 (64.52%) CSS
5 18 (58.06%) jQuery
6 14 (45.16%) Scrum
7 13 (41.94%) TDD
8 12 (38.71%) OOP
9 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
9 11 (35.48%) LINQ
9 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
9 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
10 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (32.26%) HTML5
10 10 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (29.03%) RavenDB
11 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (29.03%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (29.03%) Degree
11 9 (29.03%) ReSharper
11 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
11 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
12 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
12 8 (25.81%) CQRS
13 7 (22.58%) WCF
13 7 (22.58%) Web Services

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (16.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) RavenDB
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) ReSharper
2 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Grunt
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) HTML
2 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
4 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
4 11 (35.48%) LINQ
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (32.26%) HTML5
5 10 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (22.58%) WCF
7 7 (22.58%) Web Services
8 5 (16.13%) CSS3
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
10 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (9.68%) Ember.js
11 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (6.45%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) MVC
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 13 (41.94%) TDD
4 12 (38.71%) OOP
5 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (25.81%) CQRS
9 4 (12.90%) Web Development
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.45%) OO
11 2 (6.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 20 (64.52%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Twitter