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 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.

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 245 351 553
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +202
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 448 197 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.41% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 1.55% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 145 20
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.70% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backbone.js within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Backbone.js Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
England +63 408 £390 -2.50% 147
London +86 298 £400 - 99
City of London +15 61 £388 -3.12% 25
South East +6 56 £330 -13.72% 25
Buckinghamshire - 26 £330 - 3
Scotland +14 21 £413 +117.10% 7
Berkshire +10 20 £325 +12.06% 4
North West -1 18 £390 +56.00% 5
Manchester +3 17 £390 +11.42% 4
South West -9 16 £325 +8.33% 7
Aylesbury - 14 £330 - 1
Bristol -2 13 £325 +8.33% 2
Edinburgh -16 11 £350 +84.21% 2
Glasgow - 10 £413 - 5
West Midlands -9 8 £400 +18.51% 1
East of England -23 8 £356 -28.75% 4
Milton Keynes - 7 £450 - 1
Hampshire -5 6 £388 +1.30% 2
Birmingham - 5 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire -7 4 £300 -20.00% 1
Hertfordshire -8 4 £408 -18.50% 3
Yorkshire -20 4 £325 +12.06% 3
Cambridge - 4 £300 - 1
Maidenhead - 3 - - 1
East Sussex - 3 £300 - 2
Wiltshire - 3 £225 - 1
Wales - 3 £350 - 1
Warwickshire -1 2 - -
Reading -2 2 - - 1
Leeds -17 2 £268 -23.57% 1

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 815 (93.89%) JavaScript
2 674 (77.65%) CSS
3 669 (77.07%) HTML
4 485 (55.88%) HTML5
5 432 (49.77%) AngularJS
6 422 (48.62%) jQuery
7 418 (48.16%) CSS3
8 313 (36.06%) TDD
9 307 (35.37%) OO
10 282 (32.49%) MVC
11 263 (30.30%) Node.js
12 239 (27.53%) KnockoutJS
13 228 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
14 205 (23.62%) .NET
15 201 (23.16%) Scrum
16 154 (17.74%) Java
17 137 (15.78%) BDD
18 129 (14.86%) C#
19 122 (14.06%) Git (software)
20 116 (13.36%) Responsive Web Design
21 115 (13.25%) Ember.js
21 115 (13.25%) Ajax
22 112 (12.90%) Unit Testing
23 110 (12.67%) Web Development
23 110 (12.67%) ASP.NET
24 107 (12.33%) PHP
25 96 (11.06%) JSON
26 94 (10.83%) Jasmine
26 94 (10.83%) MongoDB
27 89 (10.25%) Sass

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 263 (30.30%) Node.js
2 23 (2.65%) CMS
3 10 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
4 9 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.04%) Apache
4 9 (1.04%) IIS
5 7 (0.81%) WordPress
5 7 (0.81%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.46%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.35%) nginx
7 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.23%) SAS
8 2 (0.23%) Confluence
8 2 (0.23%) Drupal
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.12%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.12%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.46%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.15%) SaaS
2 10 (1.15%) GitHub
3 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.35%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.34%) Internet
2 21 (2.42%) HTTP
3 2 (0.23%) WEP
3 2 (0.23%) FTP
3 2 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (10.83%) MongoDB
2 58 (6.68%) MySQL
3 53 (6.11%) SQL Server
4 48 (5.53%) NoSQL
5 29 (3.34%) Relational Database
6 26 (3.00%) RDBMS
7 16 (1.84%) Redis
8 15 (1.73%) RavenDB
9 12 (1.38%) Big Data
10 9 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.58%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.46%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
16 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.12%) HBase
Development Applications
1 122 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 94 (10.83%) Jasmine
3 76 (8.76%) Subversion
4 45 (5.18%) Jenkins
5 34 (3.92%) Maven
6 28 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 23 (2.65%) Grunt
8 21 (2.42%) JUnit
9 19 (2.19%) Hudson
9 19 (2.19%) JSUnit
10 18 (2.07%) Visual Studio
11 16 (1.84%) Selenium
11 16 (1.84%) Mocha
12 14 (1.61%) QUnit
12 14 (1.61%) Mercurial
13 13 (1.50%) ReSharper
14 12 (1.38%) RSpec
15 11 (1.27%) PhoneGap
16 10 (1.15%) JIRA
16 10 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (9.10%) Finance
2 27 (3.11%) Retail
3 22 (2.53%) Games
3 22 (2.53%) Publishing
4 20 (2.30%) Marketing
5 19 (2.19%) Banking
6 17 (1.96%) Advertising
7 13 (1.50%) Legal
8 12 (1.38%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.04%) Front Office
10 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.69%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.35%) Back Office
13 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 792 (91.24%) Developer
2 267 (30.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 257 (29.61%) Front-End Developer
4 109 (12.56%) Web Developer
5 76 (8.76%) .NET Developer
6 61 (7.03%) UI Developer
7 59 (6.80%) UI Programmer
8 53 (6.11%) Senior Developer
9 50 (5.76%) C# Developer
10 36 (4.15%) Java Developer
11 34 (3.92%) Front-End Web Developer
12 31 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (2.42%) Applications Developer
13 21 (2.42%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (2.30%) PHP Developer
15 19 (2.19%) Web Applications Developer
16 16 (1.84%) Agile C# Developer
17 15 (1.73%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 14 (1.61%) Lead Developer
18 14 (1.61%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 674 (77.65%) CSS
2 669 (77.07%) HTML
3 485 (55.88%) HTML5
4 432 (49.77%) AngularJS
5 422 (48.62%) jQuery
6 418 (48.16%) CSS3
7 239 (27.53%) KnockoutJS
8 205 (23.62%) .NET
9 115 (13.25%) Ember.js
9 115 (13.25%) Ajax
10 110 (12.67%) ASP.NET
11 96 (11.06%) JSON
12 89 (10.25%) Sass
13 88 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 85 (9.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 84 (9.68%) RESTful
16 83 (9.56%) Underscore.js
17 79 (9.10%) REST
18 75 (8.64%) LESS
19 68 (7.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.37%) Computer Science
2 50 (5.76%) Mobile App
3 32 (3.69%) Open Source
4 31 (3.57%) Social Media
5 19 (2.19%) Digital Media
5 19 (2.19%) Smartphone
6 14 (1.61%) W3C
7 13 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
9 9 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 8 (0.92%) Streaming Video
11 7 (0.81%) EPoS
11 7 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.69%) Animation
13 5 (0.58%) RIA
13 5 (0.58%) iPad
14 4 (0.46%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.46%) Graphic Design
14 4 (0.46%) Semantic Web
14 4 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.26%) Linux
2 32 (3.69%) Apple iOS
3 26 (3.00%) Android
4 16 (1.84%) Mac OS X
5 11 (1.27%) Windows
6 7 (0.81%) UNIX
7 6 (0.69%) AIX
7 6 (0.69%) Solaris
8 4 (0.46%) CentOS
9 3 (0.35%) Debian
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Fedora
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (36.06%) TDD
2 307 (35.37%) OO
3 282 (32.49%) MVC
4 228 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (23.16%) Scrum
6 137 (15.78%) BDD
7 116 (13.36%) Responsive Web Design
8 112 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 110 (12.67%) Web Development
10 78 (8.99%) E-Commerce
11 77 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (5.53%) Software Engineering
12 48 (5.53%) OOP
13 46 (5.30%) Kanban
14 36 (4.15%) Analytics
15 31 (3.57%) Web Design
16 24 (2.76%) Pair Programming
17 22 (2.53%) Domain-Driven Design
17 22 (2.53%) SOA
18 21 (2.42%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 815 (93.89%) JavaScript
2 154 (17.74%) Java
3 129 (14.86%) C#
4 107 (12.33%) PHP
5 56 (6.45%) Ruby
6 38 (4.38%) Python
7 33 (3.80%) SQL
8 28 (3.23%) C
9 27 (3.11%) Scala
10 14 (1.61%) ActionScript
11 13 (1.50%) ActionScript 3.0
12 9 (1.04%) CoffeeScript
13 8 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 8 (0.92%) Clojure
13 8 (0.92%) PHP5
14 7 (0.81%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.81%) C++
15 5 (0.58%) Erlang
16 4 (0.46%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (6.68%) Degree
2 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) Section 508
2 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.12%) WCAG
2 1 (0.12%) WAI
Systems Management
1 9 (1.04%) Puppet
2 7 (0.81%) Capistrano
3 5 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.35%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.23%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.12%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 82 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.61%) Twitter
3 19 (2.19%) Facebook
3 19 (2.19%) Zend
4 17 (1.96%) Google
5 15 (1.73%) SAP
6 14 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 10 (1.15%) Adobe
7 10 (1.15%) Sencha
8 7 (0.81%) Apple
9 4 (0.46%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.46%) Appcelerator
10 3 (0.35%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.35%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.23%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.23%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.23%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.12%) SendGrid
12 1 (0.12%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.12%) Akamai
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - 6 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: Up to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Rate: £375 - £435 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Real Staffing
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Posted: 11 days ago