The first table below looks at the demand for Backbone.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 South East 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 194 200 236
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 56 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.44% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 1.86% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 5
Average daily rate £330 £383 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.70% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2244 1994 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.83% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1033 1183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 133 107
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Backbone.js
England

Backbone.js
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Backbone.js Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Backbone.js Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backbone.js across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Backbone.js Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Backbone.js
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backbone.js across the South East region.

Backbone.js Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Backbone.js
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 26 £330 - 3
Berkshire +10 20 £325 +12.06% 4
Hampshire -5 6 £388 +1.30% 2
East Sussex - 3 £300 - 2
Kent +2 1 £225 - 5
Oxfordshire - - - - 9
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Backbone.js
England

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 87 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 63 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 52 (57.78%) MVC
4 50 (55.56%) HTML
4 50 (55.56%) CSS
5 45 (50.00%) OO
6 40 (44.44%) jQuery
7 34 (37.78%) HTML5
8 32 (35.56%) CSS3
8 32 (35.56%) TDD
9 28 (31.11%) C#
10 27 (30.00%) .NET
10 27 (30.00%) Unit Testing
10 27 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (26.67%) Subversion
12 22 (24.44%) Ext JS
13 20 (22.22%) YUI
14 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET
15 18 (20.00%) Jasmine
15 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
16 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (17.78%) Scrum
18 15 (16.67%) BDD
19 14 (15.56%) Dojo
20 13 (14.44%) Node.js
21 12 (13.33%) WCF
21 12 (13.33%) Finance
21 12 (13.33%) Mobile App
22 10 (11.11%) RESTful

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (14.44%) Node.js
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.11%) CMS
2 1 (1.11%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
3 1 (1.11%) DB2
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) Subversion
2 18 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.56%) Selenium
4 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.44%) JIRA
5 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.33%) MSTest
6 2 (2.22%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.11%) Grunt
7 1 (1.11%) Bower
7 1 (1.11%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.11%) Mocha
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Advertising
2 2 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Publishing
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (95.56%) Developer
2 44 (48.89%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (25.56%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (17.78%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Agile C# Developer
6 7 (7.78%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.56%) UI Programmer
8 5 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Senior UI Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Development Engineer
11 2 (2.22%) Software Development Engineer
12 1 (1.11%) Perl Developer
12 1 (1.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (70.00%) AngularJS
2 50 (55.56%) HTML
2 50 (55.56%) CSS
3 40 (44.44%) jQuery
4 34 (37.78%) HTML5
5 32 (35.56%) CSS3
6 27 (30.00%) .NET
6 27 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
7 22 (24.44%) Ext JS
8 20 (22.22%) YUI
9 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET
10 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (15.56%) Dojo
12 12 (13.33%) WCF
13 10 (11.11%) RESTful
13 10 (11.11%) JSON
13 10 (11.11%) NHibernate
13 10 (11.11%) Ajax
13 10 (11.11%) DOM
13 10 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.78%) EPoS
3 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Open Source
4 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Android
2 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.11%) UNIX
3 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (57.78%) MVC
2 45 (50.00%) OO
3 32 (35.56%) TDD
4 27 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.78%) Scrum
7 15 (16.67%) BDD
8 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.00%) User Stories
10 6 (6.67%) Kanban
11 5 (5.56%) Analytics
11 5 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.44%) OOD
12 4 (4.44%) Pair Programming
13 3 (3.33%) Test Automation
13 3 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
14 2 (2.22%) Information Architecture
14 2 (2.22%) Usability Testing
14 2 (2.22%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.11%) C#
3 6 (6.67%) PHP
4 4 (4.44%) SQL
4 4 (4.44%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) TypeScript
5 3 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (2.22%) C++
6 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) Scala
7 1 (1.11%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Twitter
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.11%) Facebook
3 1 (1.11%) Google
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe
3 1 (1.11%) Sencha