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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Backbone.js
Rank 273 238 334
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +96
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 417 465 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.88% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 3.18% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 356 158
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
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%

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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -28 391 £388 -3.12% 175
London -21 271 £400 -3.03% 100
City of London +11 56 £375 -6.25% 18
South East -31 29 £375 +13.63% 17
Yorkshire +1 19 £400 +77.77% 13
South West +16 18 £388 +19.23% 2
East of England +17 17 £355 -14.71% 9
West Yorkshire +3 15 £400 +83.90% 11
Leeds 0 15 £400 +83.90% 10
North West -25 14 £325 -13.33% 16
East Midlands +2 13 £450 - 2
Scotland -15 13 £369 -10.54% 7
Northamptonshire - 13 £450 -
Northampton - 13 £450 -
Cambridgeshire +8 11 £350 +3.70% 5
Bristol 0 11 £425 +30.76%
Manchester -19 11 £350 -6.66% 9
Berkshire -22 10 £348 +6.92% 4
Surrey - 10 £375 - 3
Glasgow -7 8 £394 -4.54% 2
Egham - 8 £375 - 1
West Midlands -14 6 £330 -17.50% 10
Cardiff +18 5 £350 -3.44% 2
Wales +10 5 £350 -1.75% 2
South Wales +8 5 £350 -3.44% 2
Hertfordshire 0 5 £360 -14.28% 4
Edinburgh -6 5 £338 -13.94% 5
Birmingham -8 5 £330 -17.50% 5
Croydon - 5 £300 -
North East - 5 £319 - 6

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 766 (95.75%) JavaScript
2 659 (82.38%) HTML
3 647 (80.88%) CSS
4 550 (68.75%) HTML5
5 531 (66.38%) AngularJS
6 474 (59.25%) CSS3
7 423 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
8 393 (49.13%) jQuery
9 307 (38.38%) TDD
10 301 (37.63%) Node.js
11 278 (34.75%) OO
12 177 (22.13%) MVC
13 172 (21.50%) KnockoutJS
14 165 (20.63%) Scrum
15 158 (19.75%) Java
16 156 (19.50%) Responsive Web Design
16 156 (19.50%) Grunt
17 152 (19.00%) Ember.js
18 149 (18.63%) Git (software)
19 148 (18.50%) Sass
20 136 (17.00%) User Experience
21 127 (15.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 125 (15.63%) BDD
23 119 (14.88%) Ajax
24 118 (14.75%) LESS
25 110 (13.75%) .NET
26 109 (13.63%) Jasmine
27 105 (13.13%) JSON
28 98 (12.25%) C#
28 98 (12.25%) Finance

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 301 (37.63%) Node.js
2 40 (5.00%) CMS
3 24 (3.00%) Apache
4 20 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 19 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 18 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (1.88%) Confluence
8 11 (1.38%) nginx
9 7 (0.88%) JBoss
10 6 (0.75%) Drupal
10 6 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.75%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.63%) Mule ESB
11 5 (0.63%) Mule
11 5 (0.63%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.50%) WordPress
12 4 (0.50%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.50%) Jetty
12 4 (0.50%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.50%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 37 (4.63%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) MS Project
4 2 (0.25%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.25%) Magento
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.50%) GitHub
4 11 (1.38%) OpenShift
5 8 (1.00%) SaaS
6 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.38%) Heroku
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) Office 365
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.00%) HTTP
2 19 (2.38%) Internet
3 7 (0.88%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.63%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) Skype
6 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.13%) Intranet
6 1 (0.13%) CTI
6 1 (0.13%) LDAP
6 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (8.38%) MongoDB
2 48 (6.00%) MySQL
3 33 (4.13%) NoSQL
4 28 (3.50%) SQL Server
5 26 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (2.38%) Redis
7 17 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (1.88%) RavenDB
9 10 (1.25%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.75%) Riak
10 6 (0.75%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.63%) Big Data
11 5 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.50%) Infinispan
12 4 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
12 4 (0.50%) Triplestore
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.25%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 156 (19.50%) Grunt
2 149 (18.63%) Git (software)
3 109 (13.63%) Jasmine
4 52 (6.50%) Subversion
5 45 (5.63%) Jenkins
6 43 (5.38%) Bower
7 40 (5.00%) Mocha
8 35 (4.38%) JIRA
9 34 (4.25%) Selenium
10 29 (3.63%) Cucumber
11 24 (3.00%) QUnit
12 23 (2.88%) RSpec
12 23 (2.88%) Karma Test Runner
13 21 (2.63%) Maven
14 16 (2.00%) webpack
15 15 (1.88%) Visual Studio
16 14 (1.75%) TeamCity
17 13 (1.63%) NUnit
18 10 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 9 (1.13%) Eclipse
General
1 98 (12.25%) Finance
2 36 (4.50%) Banking
3 30 (3.75%) Games
4 21 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.50%) Retail
6 17 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.50%) Marketing
8 9 (1.13%) Publishing
9 8 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.88%) Front Office
10 7 (0.88%) Advertising
11 5 (0.63%) iGaming
11 5 (0.63%) Law
12 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.38%) Electronics
13 3 (0.38%) Legal
14 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Back Office
15 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 709 (88.63%) Developer
2 251 (31.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 244 (30.50%) Front-End Developer
4 75 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 65 (8.13%) UI Programmer
5 65 (8.13%) UI Developer
6 63 (7.88%) Senior Developer
7 47 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 30 (3.75%) Front-End Web Developer
9 27 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
10 25 (3.13%) C# Developer
11 24 (3.00%) Java Developer
12 22 (2.75%) PHP Developer
13 19 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (2.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 12 (1.50%) Senior Web Developer
15 12 (1.50%) Architect
16 10 (1.25%) Designer
16 10 (1.25%) Senior .NET Developer
16 10 (1.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (82.38%) HTML
2 647 (80.88%) CSS
3 550 (68.75%) HTML5
4 531 (66.38%) AngularJS
5 474 (59.25%) CSS3
6 393 (49.13%) jQuery
7 172 (21.50%) KnockoutJS
8 152 (19.00%) Ember.js
9 148 (18.50%) Sass
10 127 (15.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 119 (14.88%) Ajax
12 118 (14.75%) LESS
13 110 (13.75%) .NET
14 105 (13.13%) JSON
15 97 (12.13%) RESTful
16 87 (10.88%) Web Services
17 81 (10.13%) React
18 75 (9.38%) REST
19 61 (7.63%) Underscore.js
20 57 (7.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 136 (17.00%) User Experience
2 50 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 34 (4.25%) W3C
4 27 (3.38%) Open Source
5 26 (3.25%) Social Media
6 23 (2.88%) Visualisation
7 14 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 14 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.25%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.13%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.88%) iPad
11 6 (0.75%) RIA
11 6 (0.75%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.75%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.63%) iPhone
13 4 (0.50%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.50%) NHS
14 3 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (5.75%) Linux
2 27 (3.38%) Android
3 26 (3.25%) Apple iOS
4 22 (2.75%) Windows
5 16 (2.00%) UNIX
6 14 (1.75%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.75%) CentOS
7 6 (0.75%) Windows Phone 7
7 6 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) webOS
10 1 (0.13%) VMS
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (38.38%) TDD
3 278 (34.75%) OO
4 177 (22.13%) MVC
5 165 (20.63%) Scrum
6 156 (19.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 125 (15.63%) BDD
8 95 (11.88%) Web Development
9 85 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (9.25%) Software Engineering
11 73 (9.13%) E-Commerce
12 56 (7.00%) OOP
13 55 (6.88%) Web Design
14 53 (6.63%) Unit Testing
15 45 (5.63%) Kanban
16 34 (4.25%) Pair Programming
17 26 (3.25%) Mobile Development
17 26 (3.25%) Analytics
17 26 (3.25%) Content Management
18 24 (3.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 766 (95.75%) JavaScript
2 158 (19.75%) Java
3 98 (12.25%) C#
4 76 (9.50%) PHP
5 62 (7.75%) Ruby
6 39 (4.88%) SQL
7 14 (1.75%) Scala
7 14 (1.75%) Python
8 12 (1.50%) Clojure
9 10 (1.25%) PHP5
10 8 (1.00%) C++
11 6 (0.75%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.75%) C
12 5 (0.63%) Perl
13 4 (0.50%) F#
13 4 (0.50%) Erlang
13 4 (0.50%) SPARQL
13 4 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
13 4 (0.50%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (0.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 32 (4.00%) Degree
2 14 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.25%) MCP
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.25%) QA
2 2 (0.25%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (0.75%) Varnish
2 5 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.50%) vCloud
3 4 (0.50%) Squid
4 2 (0.25%) Docker
5 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 23 (2.88%) Puppet
2 14 (1.75%) Ansible
3 12 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.00%) Kibana
5 5 (0.63%) Rundeck
5 5 (0.63%) logstash
5 5 (0.63%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.50%) Salt
6 4 (0.50%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.25%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.13%) Mesos
8 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 43 (5.38%) Adobe
2 29 (3.63%) Oracle
3 27 (3.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (2.50%) Twitter
5 16 (2.00%) Facebook
5 16 (2.00%) Google
6 8 (1.00%) Appcelerator
7 6 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.75%) VMware
7 6 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 5 (0.63%) Zend
8 5 (0.63%) ATG
9 4 (0.50%) Pega
9 4 (0.50%) Splunk
9 4 (0.50%) IBM
9 4 (0.50%) Apple
9 4 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.38%) HP
10 3 (0.38%) SAP
10 3 (0.38%) Sybase
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £430 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £300 - 320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £550 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago