The first table below looks at the demand for Backbone.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 West 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 128 119 145
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 16 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.17% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 0.69% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.70% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
807 579 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.37% 24.89% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 360 510
Average daily rate £325 £320 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £44.60
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 West

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

Backbone.js Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Backbone.js Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Backbone.js Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Backbone.js
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Backbone.js Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Backbone.js
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -2 13 £325 +8.33% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £225 - 1
Devon - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 2
Backbone.js
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 56 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 43 (76.79%) CSS
3 38 (67.86%) Node.js
4 36 (64.29%) .NET
5 33 (58.93%) MongoDB
6 31 (55.36%) Scrum
6 31 (55.36%) Web Development
7 28 (50.00%) MVC
8 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (48.21%) jQuery
9 25 (44.64%) Relational Database
9 25 (44.64%) RDBMS
9 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
9 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
10 24 (42.86%) JSF
10 24 (42.86%) NoSQL
11 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (39.29%) HTML
13 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
14 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
15 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
16 17 (30.36%) Underscore.js
17 15 (26.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
19 8 (14.29%) Ajax
20 7 (12.50%) Java
20 7 (12.50%) Web Services
21 6 (10.71%) Maven
21 6 (10.71%) Spring
21 6 (10.71%) Ember.js

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 38 (67.86%) Node.js
2 1 (1.79%) nginx
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) MongoDB
2 25 (44.64%) Relational Database
2 25 (44.64%) RDBMS
2 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
3 24 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Redis
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Maven
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) Subversion
3 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.79%) Moq
4 1 (1.79%) Firebug
4 1 (1.79%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) MSTest
4 1 (1.79%) Grunt
4 1 (1.79%) xUnit.net
4 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 21 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 19 (33.93%) Applications Developer
4 19 (33.93%) Web Applications Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Java Swing Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Report Developer
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (1.79%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Developer
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (1.79%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (76.79%) CSS
2 36 (64.29%) .NET
3 27 (48.21%) jQuery
4 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
5 24 (42.86%) JSF
6 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (39.29%) HTML
8 17 (30.36%) Underscore.js
9 15 (26.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 8 (14.29%) Ajax
12 7 (12.50%) Web Services
13 6 (10.71%) Spring
13 6 (10.71%) Ember.js
13 6 (10.71%) HTML5
14 5 (8.93%) CSS3
15 4 (7.14%) REST
16 3 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (5.36%) Raphaël
17 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Scrum
1 31 (55.36%) Web Development
2 28 (50.00%) MVC
3 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.36%) BDD
5 3 (5.36%) TDD
6 2 (3.57%) Pair Programming
6 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.57%) MVVM
7 1 (1.79%) Scrum-ban
7 1 (1.79%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.79%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (1.79%) ATDD
7 1 (1.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.79%) CQRS
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL
7 1 (1.79%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) Workflow
7 1 (1.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) C#
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Twitter
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe
2 1 (1.79%) Zend
2 1 (1.79%) Google