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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backbone.js
Rank 213 244 423
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +179
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 544 425 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.96% 0.81% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 2.82% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 332 131
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.36%
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
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
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 222 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +16 499 £400 +6.66% 129
London +32 367 £413 +5.76% 79
City of London +9 64 £400 +6.66% 17
South East -20 46 £363 -9.37% 14
Scotland +11 36 £370 -1.33% 13
Edinburgh +3 18 £370 -6.32% 3
West Midlands +3 16 £375 - 1
East of England -16 16 £355 -11.25% 8
South West -43 15 £350 -6.66% 6
North West -15 14 £313 -3.84% 17
Glasgow -2 12 £350 - 10
Yorkshire +9 10 £225 -40.00% 4
Birmingham +7 10 £375 - 1
Berkshire -7 10 £363 -7.93% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 10 £415 -2.35% 3
Manchester -15 10 £300 -6.97% 9
West Sussex - 10 £315 -
East Midlands +6 9 £480 +28.00% 1
Wiltshire -8 9 £350 - 1
Northamptonshire - 9 £480 -
Swindon - 9 £350 -
West Yorkshire +8 8 £263 -30.00% 2
Reading +5 8 £363 +3.57%
Leeds +4 8 £263 -30.00% 2
Milton Keynes -9 8 £415 -2.35% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £383 - 2
Hampshire -10 7 £238 -32.14%
Northampton - 7 £480 -
Oxfordshire +2 5 £338 -10.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £300 -20.00% 5

Backbone.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 980 (96.46%) JavaScript
2 812 (79.92%) HTML
3 775 (76.28%) CSS
4 619 (60.93%) HTML5
5 570 (56.10%) AngularJS
6 471 (46.36%) CSS3
7 467 (45.96%) OO
8 443 (43.60%) jQuery
9 364 (35.83%) TDD
10 301 (29.63%) MVC
11 295 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
12 277 (27.26%) Node.js
13 257 (25.30%) KnockoutJS
14 192 (18.90%) Java
15 179 (17.62%) Scrum
16 170 (16.73%) .NET
17 163 (16.04%) BDD
18 161 (15.85%) Git (software)
19 144 (14.17%) Ajax
20 142 (13.98%) PHP
21 140 (13.78%) C#
22 135 (13.29%) Ember.js
23 134 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
24 124 (12.20%) Jasmine
25 123 (12.11%) JSON
26 121 (11.91%) RESTful
27 117 (11.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 114 (11.22%) Web Development
29 111 (10.93%) Sass
30 103 (10.14%) Finance

Backbone.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 277 (27.26%) Node.js
2 47 (4.63%) CMS
3 34 (3.35%) Apache
4 26 (2.56%) IIS
5 14 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
5 14 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.28%) nginx
7 12 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (0.98%) WordPress
9 8 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.69%) Drupal
11 6 (0.59%) TeamSite
12 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.39%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.30%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.30%) Liferay
13 3 (0.30%) WebSphere Portal
13 3 (0.30%) Magnolia
14 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (3.94%) Photoshop
2 25 (2.46%) MS Excel
3 24 (2.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.098%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.098%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.49%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.30%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.07%) GitHub
2 15 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 13 (1.28%) Heroku
4 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.39%) SaaS
6 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.098%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.64%) Internet
2 31 (3.05%) HTTP
3 11 (1.08%) SSH
4 6 (0.59%) Intranet
5 1 (0.098%) FTP
5 1 (0.098%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (8.27%) MySQL
2 50 (4.92%) MongoDB
3 38 (3.74%) NoSQL
4 25 (2.46%) SQL Server
5 23 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (2.07%) Redis
8 18 (1.77%) Big Data
9 11 (1.08%) Hadoop
10 10 (0.98%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.79%) RavenDB
11 8 (0.79%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.59%) Apache Hive
12 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.39%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.20%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 161 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 124 (12.20%) Jasmine
3 97 (9.55%) Subversion
4 71 (6.99%) Cucumber
5 58 (5.71%) Grunt
6 39 (3.84%) Jenkins
7 36 (3.54%) QUnit
8 30 (2.95%) Maven
9 29 (2.85%) RSpec
10 24 (2.36%) JSUnit
11 23 (2.26%) Hudson
12 22 (2.17%) Selenium
13 20 (1.97%) Mercurial
13 20 (1.97%) Visual Studio
14 18 (1.77%) PHPUnit
14 18 (1.77%) Mocha
15 16 (1.57%) JUnit
15 16 (1.57%) Sublime Text
16 15 (1.48%) Karma Test Runner
16 15 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 103 (10.14%) Finance
2 45 (4.43%) Banking
3 37 (3.64%) Retail
4 33 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 20 (1.97%) Games
6 18 (1.77%) Advertising
7 17 (1.67%) Publishing
8 15 (1.48%) Front Office
9 13 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.28%) Marketing
10 7 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.49%) Legal
11 5 (0.49%) Back Office
12 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.30%) Automotive
12 3 (0.30%) Billing
13 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.20%) Law
13 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 911 (89.67%) Developer
2 275 (27.07%) JavaScript Developer
3 273 (26.87%) Front-End Developer
4 108 (10.63%) Senior Developer
5 106 (10.43%) Web Developer
6 103 (10.14%) UI Developer
7 95 (9.35%) UI Programmer
8 90 (8.86%) .NET Developer
9 40 (3.94%) C# Developer
10 36 (3.54%) PHP Developer
11 31 (3.05%) Agile .NET Developer
12 29 (2.85%) Front-End Web Developer
13 26 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (2.46%) C# .NET Developer
15 22 (2.17%) Java Developer
16 18 (1.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 17 (1.67%) Lead Developer
17 17 (1.67%) Software Developer
17 17 (1.67%) Ruby Developer
17 17 (1.67%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 812 (79.92%) HTML
2 775 (76.28%) CSS
3 619 (60.93%) HTML5
4 570 (56.10%) AngularJS
5 471 (46.36%) CSS3
6 443 (43.60%) jQuery
7 257 (25.30%) KnockoutJS
8 170 (16.73%) .NET
9 144 (14.17%) Ajax
10 135 (13.29%) Ember.js
11 123 (12.11%) JSON
12 121 (11.91%) RESTful
13 117 (11.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 111 (10.93%) Sass
15 91 (8.96%) Web Services
16 87 (8.56%) REST
17 83 (8.17%) ASP.NET
18 77 (7.58%) Underscore.js
19 73 (7.19%) XML
20 67 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.12%) Mobile App
2 49 (4.82%) Open Source
3 42 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 20 (1.97%) Visualisation
6 19 (1.87%) Animation
6 19 (1.87%) Social Media
6 19 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.67%) Digital Media
8 15 (1.48%) W3C
9 10 (0.98%) iPad
9 10 (0.98%) RIA
9 10 (0.98%) Graphic Design
9 10 (0.98%) Smartphone
10 9 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.59%) Social Network
13 5 (0.49%) EPoS
14 4 (0.39%) iPhone
15 3 (0.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.09%) Linux
2 40 (3.94%) Apple iOS
3 32 (3.15%) Android
4 21 (2.07%) Mac OS X
5 13 (1.28%) AIX
5 13 (1.28%) Solaris
6 10 (0.98%) Mac OS
7 9 (0.89%) Windows
8 6 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.59%) UNIX
9 5 (0.49%) Debian
9 5 (0.49%) CentOS
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.30%) webOS
12 2 (0.20%) VMS
13 1 (0.098%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (45.96%) OO
2 364 (35.83%) TDD
3 301 (29.63%) MVC
4 295 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (17.62%) Scrum
6 163 (16.04%) BDD
7 134 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 114 (11.22%) Web Development
9 102 (10.04%) Continuous Integration
9 102 (10.04%) E-Commerce
10 98 (9.65%) Unit Testing
11 72 (7.09%) OOP
12 56 (5.51%) Software Engineering
13 52 (5.12%) Kanban
14 40 (3.94%) Pair Programming
14 40 (3.94%) Web Design
15 36 (3.54%) Automated Testing
16 27 (2.66%) Analytics
17 25 (2.46%) User Stories
18 23 (2.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 980 (96.46%) JavaScript
2 192 (18.90%) Java
3 142 (13.98%) PHP
4 140 (13.78%) C#
5 81 (7.97%) Ruby
6 53 (5.22%) Python
7 43 (4.23%) SQL
8 24 (2.36%) C
9 19 (1.87%) CoffeeScript
10 16 (1.57%) Scala
10 16 (1.57%) PHP5
11 11 (1.08%) Clojure
12 8 (0.79%) ActionScript
13 7 (0.69%) Groovy
13 7 (0.69%) ActionScript 3.0
14 6 (0.59%) C++
15 5 (0.49%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.39%) Erlang
16 4 (0.39%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (5.91%) Degree
2 6 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (0.098%) WAI
2 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.098%) Varnish
1 1 (0.098%) vCloud
1 1 (0.098%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (1.28%) Capistrano
2 7 (0.69%) Vagrant
2 7 (0.69%) Puppet
3 4 (0.39%) Ansible
3 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.20%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.098%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 72 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 32 (3.15%) Twitter
3 31 (3.05%) Adobe
3 31 (3.05%) Zend
4 18 (1.77%) Google
5 15 (1.48%) Sitecore
6 12 (1.18%) SAP
7 10 (0.98%) JD Edwards
8 8 (0.79%) Sencha
8 8 (0.79%) Facebook
9 5 (0.49%) Oracle
9 5 (0.49%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.39%) Apple
10 4 (0.39%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.30%) JBoss
11 3 (0.30%) HP
11 3 (0.30%) ATG
11 3 (0.30%) Yahoo!
11 3 (0.30%) SendGrid
12 2 (0.20%) ForgeRock
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £430 - £431 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £330.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Anantha
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day £300 to £375
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Darlington
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Midlands (Ireland)
TRG
Rate: 400-550 Per Day
Posted: 21 days ago