The first table below looks at the demand for Underscore.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 Underscore.js over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Underscore.js
Rank 536 504 576
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +72
Contract jobs citing Underscore.js 44 65 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.13% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.46% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 10
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£388 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.21% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14863 14244 14823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 27.94% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9051 9048
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 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 297 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.20 £18.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £44.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Underscore.js
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Underscore.js Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Underscore.js
Daily Rate Trend

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

Underscore.js Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Underscore.js
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Underscore.js within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Underscore.js Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Underscore.js
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Underscore.js within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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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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 -39 40 £381 +5.90% 16
London -21 26 £425 +18.05% 8
South East -6 8 £238 -38.70% 1
Hampshire -11 6 £238 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £500 - 1
Scotland - 3 £500 - 2
North West -7 2 £275 -15.38% 4
Buckinghamshire - 2 £288 -
Manchester - 2 £275 - 4
South West - 2 £400 - 1
City of London +8 1 £425 +13.33% 3
East of England -19 1 £388 +40.90%
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Aylesbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1

Underscore.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Underscore.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 Underscore.js.

1 79 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 79 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 70 (88.61%) HTML
2 70 (88.61%) CSS
3 64 (81.01%) jQuery
4 50 (63.29%) HTML5
5 48 (60.76%) OO
6 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (48.10%) MVC
8 32 (40.51%) KnockoutJS
8 32 (40.51%) CSS3
8 32 (40.51%) AngularJS
9 26 (32.91%) .NET
10 24 (30.38%) TDD
11 23 (29.11%) BDD
12 22 (27.85%) Git (software)
12 22 (27.85%) Ajax
13 20 (25.32%) Node.js
14 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
14 19 (24.05%) C#
15 18 (22.78%) Web Services
16 17 (21.52%) IIS
16 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
16 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
16 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (21.52%) Inversion of Control
16 17 (21.52%) WCF
16 17 (21.52%) Ember.js
17 15 (18.99%) Scrum
18 14 (17.72%) Subversion

Underscore.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Underscore.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 Underscore.js. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.32%) Node.js
2 17 (21.52%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) WordPress
4 1 (1.27%) Confluence
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.53%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) MySQL
2 10 (12.66%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.86%) Big Data
4 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.59%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (27.85%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.72%) Subversion
3 7 (8.86%) QUnit
4 6 (7.59%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.80%) PhoneGap
6 2 (2.53%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.53%) JIRA
6 2 (2.53%) Selenium
7 1 (1.27%) Firebug
7 1 (1.27%) RSpec
7 1 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.27%) Grunt
7 1 (1.27%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.27%) JSHint
General
1 7 (8.86%) Advertising
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (97.47%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Front-End Developer
4 20 (25.32%) Senior Developer
5 17 (21.52%) .NET Developer
5 17 (21.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 17 (21.52%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (8.86%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.53%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) Node.js Developer
11 1 (1.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Senior Architect
11 1 (1.27%) Senior UI Developer
11 1 (1.27%) C# Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 70 (88.61%) HTML
2 70 (88.61%) CSS
3 64 (81.01%) jQuery
4 50 (63.29%) HTML5
5 32 (40.51%) CSS3
5 32 (40.51%) KnockoutJS
5 32 (40.51%) AngularJS
6 26 (32.91%) .NET
7 22 (27.85%) Ajax
8 18 (22.78%) Web Services
9 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
9 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (21.52%) WCF
9 17 (21.52%) Ember.js
10 14 (17.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (16.46%) Sass
12 8 (10.13%) LESS
12 8 (10.13%) D3.js
13 7 (8.86%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.53%) Semantic Web
2 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.53%) RIA
2 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Statistics
3 1 (1.27%) iPhone
3 1 (1.27%) Social Network
3 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.27%) Open Source
3 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Android
2 9 (11.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) OO
2 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.10%) MVC
4 24 (30.38%) TDD
5 23 (29.11%) BDD
6 15 (18.99%) Scrum
7 14 (17.72%) Web Development
8 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (10.13%) Analytics
11 7 (8.86%) OOP
12 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
14 4 (5.06%) Kanban
14 4 (5.06%) Refactoring
15 3 (3.80%) Memory Management
15 3 (3.80%) Web Application Development
16 2 (2.53%) Customer Insight
16 2 (2.53%) Usability Testing
16 2 (2.53%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.05%) C#
3 13 (16.46%) PHP
4 6 (7.59%) Java
4 6 (7.59%) PHP5
5 4 (5.06%) C
6 3 (3.80%) Ruby
7 2 (2.53%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.53%) Python
7 2 (2.53%) Scala
7 2 (2.53%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (2.53%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.27%) Golang
8 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.27%) Clojure
8 1 (1.27%) R
8 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Adobe
2 3 (3.80%) Yahoo!
2 3 (3.80%) Sencha
2 3 (3.80%) Twitter
3 2 (2.53%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.27%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.27%) Facebook
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago