The table below looks at the statistics for Backbone.js skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backbone.js over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backbone.js
Rank 237 242 444
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +202
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 489 448 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.85% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.12% 2.94% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 348 127
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £80.00 £55.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +74.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £55.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +74.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15650 15213 15616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.17% 28.83% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 9787 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Backbone.js
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Backbone.js Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Trend

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

Backbone.js Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Backbone.js
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backbone.js within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Backbone.js Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Backbone.js
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backbone.js within the UK.

Backbone.js Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Backbone.js
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -8 451 £400 +6.66% 169
London +24 327 £413 +3.12% 95
City of London +13 59 £400 +6.66% 20
South East -10 41 £363 -9.37% 22
Scotland +8 29 £375 +0.67% 8
West Midlands +1 19 £375 - 4
East of England -8 18 £360 -15.29% 7
South West -64 16 £350 -6.66% 5
Birmingham +9 13 £375 - 3
Edinburgh +7 13 £375 -5.06% 3
Glasgow -1 12 £350 - 4
Milton Keynes -11 12 £415 -2.35%
Buckinghamshire -11 12 £415 -2.35% 2
East Midlands +9 10 £480 +28.00% 4
Northamptonshire - 10 £480 - 3
Swindon +2 9 £350 +20.68%
Wiltshire -3 9 £350 +20.68% 1
Berkshire -7 9 £363 -4.91% 3
North West -23 8 £300 -6.25% 21
Hertfordshire - 8 £383 -
Northampton - 8 £480 - 2
West Sussex +8 7 £326 -6.78%
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £300 -25.00% 5
Reading +11 6 £363 +3.57%
Oxfordshire 0 6 £331 -11.66% 8
Manchester -23 6 £300 -6.97% 14
Bristol -24 5 £400 -
North East - 5 £238 - 3
West Yorkshire +7 4 £325 -13.33% 3
Yorkshire +2 4 £325 -13.33% 8

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 982 (96.84%) JavaScript
2 802 (79.09%) HTML
3 763 (75.25%) CSS
4 615 (60.65%) HTML5
5 595 (58.68%) AngularJS
6 538 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
7 473 (46.65%) OO
8 466 (45.96%) CSS3
9 445 (43.89%) jQuery
10 371 (36.59%) TDD
11 303 (29.88%) MVC
12 282 (27.81%) Node.js
13 273 (26.92%) KnockoutJS
14 195 (19.23%) Java
15 177 (17.46%) Scrum
16 172 (16.96%) BDD
17 168 (16.57%) Git (software)
18 167 (16.47%) .NET
19 156 (15.38%) User Experience
20 150 (14.79%) PHP
21 144 (14.20%) Ajax
22 142 (14.00%) Ember.js
23 141 (13.91%) Responsive Web Design
23 141 (13.91%) C#
24 127 (12.52%) JSON
24 127 (12.52%) Jasmine
25 124 (12.23%) RESTful
26 121 (11.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 116 (11.44%) Sass
28 110 (10.85%) Web Development

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 282 (27.81%) Node.js
2 51 (5.03%) CMS
3 35 (3.45%) Apache
4 28 (2.76%) IIS
5 16 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 16 (1.58%) nginx
6 13 (1.28%) Adobe CQ
7 12 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.79%) Drupal
10 7 (0.69%) WordPress
11 6 (0.59%) TeamSite
12 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.39%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.39%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.30%) Magnolia
14 3 (0.30%) Liferay
14 3 (0.30%) WebSphere Portal
14 3 (0.30%) Alfresco
Applications
1 41 (4.04%) Photoshop
2 27 (2.66%) MS Excel
3 22 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.099%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.49%) Magento
4 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.87%) GitHub
2 15 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.48%) Heroku
3 13 (1.28%) Amazon S3
4 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.49%) SaaS
6 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.099%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.65%) Internet
2 31 (3.06%) HTTP
3 11 (1.08%) SSH
4 7 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.099%) FTP
5 1 (0.099%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (9.07%) MySQL
2 51 (5.03%) MongoDB
3 37 (3.65%) NoSQL
4 26 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (2.37%) Redis
6 22 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (1.87%) SQL Server
8 17 (1.68%) Big Data
9 10 (0.99%) Hadoop
10 9 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.59%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.59%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.39%) CouchDB
12 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.20%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 168 (16.57%) Git (software)
2 127 (12.52%) Jasmine
3 94 (9.27%) Subversion
4 76 (7.50%) Cucumber
5 65 (6.41%) Grunt
6 41 (4.04%) QUnit
7 38 (3.75%) Jenkins
8 32 (3.16%) RSpec
9 30 (2.96%) Maven
10 26 (2.56%) JSUnit
11 23 (2.27%) Hudson
11 23 (2.27%) Selenium
12 20 (1.97%) JUnit
12 20 (1.97%) Mocha
13 19 (1.87%) Mercurial
14 18 (1.78%) PHPUnit
15 17 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
15 17 (1.68%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.58%) Sublime Text
17 15 (1.48%) NUnit
General
1 104 (10.26%) Finance
2 46 (4.54%) Banking
3 38 (3.75%) Retail
4 32 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.07%) Games
6 17 (1.68%) Advertising
7 16 (1.58%) Front Office
8 14 (1.38%) Marketing
9 12 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.08%) Publishing
11 9 (0.89%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.39%) Back Office
13 4 (0.39%) Legal
13 4 (0.39%) Electronics
14 3 (0.30%) Automotive
14 3 (0.30%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 913 (90.04%) Developer
2 266 (26.23%) JavaScript Developer
3 264 (26.04%) Front-End Developer
4 118 (11.64%) Senior Developer
5 108 (10.65%) Web Developer
5 108 (10.65%) UI Developer
6 100 (9.86%) UI Programmer
7 90 (8.88%) .NET Developer
8 43 (4.24%) C# Developer
9 39 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 35 (3.45%) Agile .NET Developer
11 27 (2.66%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
12 26 (2.56%) Front-End Web Developer
13 20 (1.97%) Java Developer
13 20 (1.97%) Ruby Developer
14 19 (1.87%) Senior UI Developer
15 18 (1.78%) Software Developer
15 18 (1.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 16 (1.58%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 802 (79.09%) HTML
2 763 (75.25%) CSS
3 615 (60.65%) HTML5
4 595 (58.68%) AngularJS
5 466 (45.96%) CSS3
6 445 (43.89%) jQuery
7 273 (26.92%) KnockoutJS
8 167 (16.47%) .NET
9 144 (14.20%) Ajax
10 142 (14.00%) Ember.js
11 127 (12.52%) JSON
12 124 (12.23%) RESTful
13 121 (11.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 116 (11.44%) Sass
15 93 (9.17%) Web Services
15 93 (9.17%) REST
16 83 (8.19%) ASP.NET
17 77 (7.59%) XML
18 73 (7.20%) Underscore.js
19 71 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 156 (15.38%) User Experience
2 49 (4.83%) Mobile App
3 48 (4.73%) Open Source
4 41 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
6 22 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 18 (1.78%) Animation
7 18 (1.78%) Digital Media
7 18 (1.78%) Social Media
8 17 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (1.38%) W3C
10 11 (1.08%) iPad
11 10 (0.99%) Graphic Design
11 10 (0.99%) Smartphone
11 10 (0.99%) RIA
11 10 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.69%) EPoS
13 6 (0.59%) Social Network
14 5 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 71 (7.00%) Linux
2 38 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 31 (3.06%) Android
4 18 (1.78%) Mac OS X
5 12 (1.18%) AIX
5 12 (1.18%) Solaris
6 10 (0.99%) Mac OS
7 9 (0.89%) Windows
8 7 (0.69%) UNIX
9 5 (0.49%) CentOS
9 5 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.49%) Debian
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.30%) webOS
12 2 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 473 (46.65%) OO
3 371 (36.59%) TDD
4 303 (29.88%) MVC
5 177 (17.46%) Scrum
6 172 (16.96%) BDD
7 141 (13.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 110 (10.85%) Web Development
9 99 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (9.57%) E-Commerce
11 87 (8.58%) Unit Testing
12 71 (7.00%) OOP
13 55 (5.42%) Kanban
14 54 (5.33%) Software Engineering
15 45 (4.44%) Web Design
16 40 (3.94%) Pair Programming
17 35 (3.45%) Automated Testing
18 25 (2.47%) Analytics
19 22 (2.17%) Content Management
19 22 (2.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 982 (96.84%) JavaScript
2 195 (19.23%) Java
3 150 (14.79%) PHP
4 141 (13.91%) C#
5 82 (8.09%) Ruby
6 53 (5.23%) Python
7 42 (4.14%) SQL
8 27 (2.66%) C
9 21 (2.07%) CoffeeScript
10 15 (1.48%) PHP5
11 13 (1.28%) Scala
12 10 (0.99%) Clojure
13 7 (0.69%) Groovy
13 7 (0.69%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.69%) ActionScript
14 6 (0.59%) C++
14 6 (0.59%) ActionScript 3.0
15 5 (0.49%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.30%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (5.72%) Degree
2 6 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.72%) QA
2 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.099%) HDFS
1 1 (0.099%) vCloud
1 1 (0.099%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (1.18%) Capistrano
2 7 (0.69%) Vagrant
2 7 (0.69%) Puppet
3 5 (0.49%) Ansible
4 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.20%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.099%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 75 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 35 (3.45%) Zend
3 33 (3.25%) Twitter
4 30 (2.96%) Adobe
5 20 (1.97%) Google
6 15 (1.48%) Sitecore
7 12 (1.18%) SAP
8 8 (0.79%) JD Edwards
8 8 (0.79%) Sencha
8 8 (0.79%) Facebook
9 6 (0.59%) Oracle
10 5 (0.49%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.39%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.30%) SendGrid
12 3 (0.30%) JBoss
12 3 (0.30%) HP
12 3 (0.30%) ATG
13 2 (0.20%) FatWire
13 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.20%) IBM
Surrey
Spring Technology
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hays Recruitment Scotland
Rate: £300 per day (Negotiable)
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Jambo Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Vitamin T
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Vitamin T
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £260 to £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago