The table below looks at the statistics 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 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Underscore.js
Rank 553 507 515
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +8
Contract jobs citing Underscore.js 25 50 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.10% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 46 17
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
13771 13183 12660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.15% 27.06% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9272 8349 8016
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 283 330
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 January 2015.

Underscore.js Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Underscore.js
Top 22 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 January 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 -48 25 £438 +9.37% 11
London -16 15 £475 - 9
South East -21 5 - -
Bristol -11 3 £425 +6.25%
South West -26 3 £425 +6.25%
Leeds - 1 £340 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £340 -
Yorkshire - 1 £340 -
City of London - - - - 2
North East - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Stockton-on-Tees - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Durham - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -

Underscore.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 71 (95.95%) JavaScript
2 63 (85.14%) HTML
3 60 (81.08%) CSS
4 51 (68.92%) HTML5
5 50 (67.57%) jQuery
6 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (63.51%) Backbone.js
8 34 (45.95%) OO
9 33 (44.59%) TDD
10 32 (43.24%) CSS3
11 27 (36.49%) Grunt
11 27 (36.49%) Ajax
11 27 (36.49%) JSON
12 26 (35.14%) AngularJS
13 24 (32.43%) Sass
13 24 (32.43%) KnockoutJS
14 23 (31.08%) Node.js
14 23 (31.08%) MVC
15 21 (28.38%) Java
16 18 (24.32%) .NET
16 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
16 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
16 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
17 17 (22.97%) Responsive Web Design
17 17 (22.97%) User Experience
18 16 (21.62%) BDD
18 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET
18 16 (21.62%) Web Services
19 15 (20.27%) C#
19 15 (20.27%) Eclipse

Underscore.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 23 (31.08%) Node.js
2 14 (18.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.05%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Jetty
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.05%) QlikView
3 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Grunt
2 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.27%) Eclipse
3 15 (20.27%) Jasmine
4 6 (8.11%) QUnit
4 6 (8.11%) CasperJS
4 6 (8.11%) Bower
5 5 (6.76%) PhantomJS
5 5 (6.76%) Selenium
6 4 (5.41%) JMeter
7 3 (4.05%) Subversion
8 2 (2.70%) RSpec
8 2 (2.70%) Maven
8 2 (2.70%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.70%) JUnit
8 2 (2.70%) Mockito
8 2 (2.70%) Hudson
8 2 (2.70%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
General
1 6 (8.11%) Banking
1 6 (8.11%) Retail
2 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (93.24%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (29.73%) Senior Developer
3 22 (29.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Agile .NET Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Senior .NET Developer
4 14 (18.92%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.70%) UI Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Architect
8 2 (2.70%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.70%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.35%) QlikView Consultant
9 1 (1.35%) Consultant
9 1 (1.35%) HTML Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (85.14%) HTML
2 60 (81.08%) CSS
3 51 (68.92%) HTML5
4 50 (67.57%) jQuery
5 47 (63.51%) Backbone.js
6 32 (43.24%) CSS3
7 27 (36.49%) Ajax
7 27 (36.49%) JSON
8 26 (35.14%) AngularJS
9 24 (32.43%) Sass
9 24 (32.43%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (24.32%) .NET
11 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET
11 16 (21.62%) Web Services
12 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (18.92%) WCF
13 12 (16.22%) LESS
14 10 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (12.16%) RESTful
16 8 (10.81%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) User Experience
2 14 (18.92%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.41%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.05%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.70%) FMCG
5 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.70%) Statistics
5 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Social Media
6 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.35%) DTV
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) Open Source
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) VMS
1 2 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.35%) UNIX
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) OO
3 33 (44.59%) TDD
4 23 (31.08%) MVC
5 17 (22.97%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (21.62%) BDD
7 13 (17.57%) Scrum
8 10 (13.51%) Web Design
9 9 (12.16%) Web Development
10 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.11%) Kanban
12 5 (6.76%) OOP
13 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.41%) Analytics
14 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (4.05%) ERP
14 3 (4.05%) SEO
14 3 (4.05%) CRM
14 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
15 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.38%) Java
3 15 (20.27%) C#
4 10 (13.51%) SQL
5 7 (9.46%) Python
6 6 (8.11%) PHP
7 5 (6.76%) Ruby
8 4 (5.41%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (4.05%) ActionScript
9 3 (4.05%) C
9 3 (4.05%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (2.70%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.70%) Perl
10 2 (2.70%) R
10 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.35%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Google
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) Facebook
4 2 (2.70%) Twitter
4 2 (2.70%) New Relic
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Apple
5 1 (1.35%) Sage