The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backbone.js
Rank 215 276 439
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +163
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 533 331 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 0.65% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 2.33% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 253 117
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £80.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+146.15% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15077 14208 14854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.84% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9714 9035 9071
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 296 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
England +57 483 £400 +3.89% 177
London +62 371 £420 +7.69% 116
City of London +15 58 £425 +13.33% 42
South East +7 45 £313 -16.66% 19
Scotland +7 38 £373 -0.66% 16
Edinburgh -3 18 £365 - 7
Berkshire +3 16 £344 -9.83% 6
North West -3 16 £310 -3.87% 12
Manchester -3 14 £305 -0.81% 7
Yorkshire +19 12 £225 -30.76% 3
Hampshire -7 12 £238 -32.14% 2
South West -16 12 £350 -12.50% 6
West Midlands - 11 £375 - 6
West Yorkshire +16 10 £225 -30.76% 2
Leeds +12 10 £225 -30.76% 2
East of England -22 9 £376 -2.90% 8
Glasgow - 9 £300 - 8
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £394 -7.35% 5
Swindon - 7 £350 -
Birmingham - 7 £375 - 1
Wiltshire - 7 £350 -
Reading +4 6 £344 -11.29% 3
West Sussex - 6 £250 - 1
East Midlands +1 5 £480 - 6
Hertfordshire - 5 £406 - 5
Milton Keynes -3 4 £400 -5.88% 1
Bristol -18 4 £363 -9.37% 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £480 - 1
Cambridge -10 3 £350 -9.67% 3
Cambridgeshire -11 3 £350 -9.67% 4

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 931 (95.39%) JavaScript
2 780 (79.92%) HTML
3 745 (76.33%) CSS
4 602 (61.68%) HTML5
5 543 (55.64%) AngularJS
6 464 (47.54%) CSS3
7 432 (44.26%) jQuery
8 425 (43.55%) OO
9 341 (34.94%) TDD
10 296 (30.33%) MVC
11 272 (27.87%) Node.js
12 255 (26.13%) KnockoutJS
13 253 (25.92%) Agile Software Development
14 180 (18.44%) Scrum
15 172 (17.62%) .NET
16 158 (16.19%) Java
17 155 (15.88%) BDD
18 147 (15.06%) C#
19 145 (14.86%) Git (software)
20 136 (13.93%) Ember.js
21 127 (13.01%) Ajax
22 126 (12.91%) Jasmine
23 124 (12.70%) RESTful
24 117 (11.99%) JSON
25 115 (11.78%) PHP
26 113 (11.58%) Responsive Web Design
27 112 (11.48%) Unit Testing
27 112 (11.48%) Web Development
28 107 (10.96%) Subversion
29 106 (10.86%) Sass

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 272 (27.87%) Node.js
2 46 (4.71%) CMS
3 21 (2.15%) IIS
4 19 (1.95%) Apache
5 14 (1.43%) Adobe CQ
6 12 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.92%) WordPress
8 9 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.72%) nginx
9 7 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.61%) TeamSite
10 6 (0.61%) Drupal
11 4 (0.41%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.31%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.31%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
12 3 (0.31%) Liferay
12 3 (0.31%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 32 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 22 (2.25%) MS Excel
3 20 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.95%) GitHub
2 13 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.02%) Amazon S3
4 9 (0.92%) Heroku
5 4 (0.41%) SaaS
6 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.59%) Internet
2 30 (3.07%) HTTP
3 9 (0.92%) SSH
4 2 (0.20%) WEP
5 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (7.17%) MySQL
2 48 (4.92%) MongoDB
3 34 (3.48%) SQL Server
4 33 (3.38%) NoSQL
5 22 (2.25%) Big Data
6 14 (1.43%) Redis
6 14 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.33%) RavenDB
8 11 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.61%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.41%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 145 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 126 (12.91%) Jasmine
3 107 (10.96%) Subversion
4 54 (5.53%) Cucumber
5 53 (5.43%) Grunt
6 42 (4.30%) Jenkins
7 34 (3.48%) QUnit
8 31 (3.18%) Maven
9 26 (2.66%) JSUnit
10 25 (2.56%) Visual Studio
10 25 (2.56%) RSpec
11 23 (2.36%) Mercurial
12 18 (1.84%) Mocha
13 17 (1.74%) TeamCity
13 17 (1.74%) Selenium
14 16 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (1.64%) Hudson
15 15 (1.54%) PHPUnit
15 15 (1.54%) JUnit
16 14 (1.43%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 96 (9.84%) Finance
2 41 (4.20%) Banking
3 30 (3.07%) Investment Banking
4 25 (2.56%) Retail
5 20 (2.05%) Advertising
5 20 (2.05%) Games
6 18 (1.84%) Publishing
7 15 (1.54%) Marketing
8 13 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.02%) Front Office
10 7 (0.72%) Legal
11 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.61%) Back Office
12 5 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.20%) Automotive
14 2 (0.20%) Law
15 1 (0.10%) Electronics
15 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 876 (89.75%) Developer
2 283 (29.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 259 (26.54%) Front-End Developer
4 98 (10.04%) .NET Developer
5 92 (9.43%) Web Developer
6 91 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 86 (8.81%) UI Developer
8 77 (7.89%) UI Programmer
9 46 (4.71%) C# Developer
10 29 (2.97%) PHP Developer
11 28 (2.87%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (2.56%) Agile .NET Developer
13 24 (2.46%) Java Developer
14 23 (2.36%) Front-End Web Developer
15 22 (2.25%) Senior .NET Developer
16 18 (1.84%) Lead Developer
16 18 (1.84%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 17 (1.74%) User Experience Developer
18 14 (1.43%) Ruby Developer
18 14 (1.43%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 780 (79.92%) HTML
2 745 (76.33%) CSS
3 602 (61.68%) HTML5
4 543 (55.64%) AngularJS
5 464 (47.54%) CSS3
6 432 (44.26%) jQuery
7 255 (26.13%) KnockoutJS
8 172 (17.62%) .NET
9 136 (13.93%) Ember.js
10 127 (13.01%) Ajax
11 124 (12.70%) RESTful
12 117 (11.99%) JSON
13 106 (10.86%) Sass
14 100 (10.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 90 (9.22%) Web Services
16 86 (8.81%) ASP.NET
17 85 (8.71%) REST
18 78 (7.99%) Underscore.js
19 77 (7.89%) XML
20 71 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.05%) Mobile App
2 43 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 41 (4.20%) Open Source
4 25 (2.56%) Social Media
5 18 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
6 15 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 15 (1.54%) Animation
6 15 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.43%) Visualisation
8 12 (1.23%) W3C
9 11 (1.13%) Smartphone
10 10 (1.02%) Graphic Design
10 10 (1.02%) iPad
11 9 (0.92%) RIA
12 8 (0.82%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.51%) Social Network
14 4 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.41%) Streaming Video
15 3 (0.31%) Taxonomies
15 3 (0.31%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.15%) Linux
2 48 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 37 (3.79%) Android
4 19 (1.95%) Mac OS X
5 11 (1.13%) AIX
5 11 (1.13%) Solaris
6 9 (0.92%) Windows
7 8 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.72%) UNIX
9 5 (0.51%) CentOS
10 3 (0.31%) Debian
11 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.10%) Fedora
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (43.55%) OO
2 341 (34.94%) TDD
3 296 (30.33%) MVC
4 253 (25.92%) Agile Software Development
5 180 (18.44%) Scrum
6 155 (15.88%) BDD
7 113 (11.58%) Responsive Web Design
8 112 (11.48%) Web Development
8 112 (11.48%) Unit Testing
9 87 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
10 80 (8.20%) E-Commerce
11 68 (6.97%) OOP
12 48 (4.92%) Kanban
13 40 (4.10%) Software Engineering
14 37 (3.79%) Automated Testing
15 34 (3.48%) Analytics
16 32 (3.28%) Pair Programming
17 30 (3.07%) Web Design
18 27 (2.77%) iOS Development
19 26 (2.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 931 (95.39%) JavaScript
2 158 (16.19%) Java
3 147 (15.06%) C#
4 115 (11.78%) PHP
5 64 (6.56%) Ruby
6 43 (4.41%) SQL
7 41 (4.20%) Python
8 25 (2.56%) C
9 18 (1.84%) Scala
10 16 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
11 13 (1.33%) Clojure
11 13 (1.33%) PHP5
12 9 (0.92%) ActionScript
13 8 (0.82%) ActionScript 3.0
14 7 (0.72%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.61%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.61%) Groovy
16 5 (0.51%) Erlang
16 5 (0.51%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (6.05%) Degree
2 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.20%) QA
2 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.10%) Section 508
2 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.10%) Varnish
1 1 (0.10%) vCloud
1 1 (0.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.13%) Capistrano
2 8 (0.82%) Puppet
3 6 (0.61%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.41%) Ansible
6 2 (0.20%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.10%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.10%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 76 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 35 (3.59%) Twitter
3 23 (2.36%) Adobe
4 22 (2.25%) Zend
5 21 (2.15%) Google
6 15 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 12 (1.23%) Facebook
7 12 (1.23%) SAP
8 11 (1.13%) JD Edwards
9 8 (0.82%) Sencha
10 6 (0.61%) Apple
11 5 (0.51%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.51%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.41%) Yahoo!
13 3 (0.31%) Oracle
13 3 (0.31%) HP
14 2 (0.20%) FatWire
14 2 (0.20%) ForgeRock
14 2 (0.20%) Red Gate
14 2 (0.20%) Appcelerator
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