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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Underscore.js
Rank 562 500 572
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +72
Contract jobs citing Underscore.js 42 65 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.13% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.46% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 52 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

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 28 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 28 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 -34 38 £375 +4.16% 14
London -11 24 £425 +18.05% 12
South East -26 8 £238 -38.70%
Hampshire -6 6 £238 -
South West -28 3 £400 -
Scotland - 3 £500 - 3
Glasgow - 3 £500 - 1
North West -9 2 £275 -15.38% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £288 -
Manchester - 2 £275 - 1
City of London -12 1 £425 +13.33% 4
North East - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Underscore.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 69 (87.34%) HTML
2 69 (87.34%) CSS
3 64 (81.01%) jQuery
4 49 (62.03%) HTML5
4 49 (62.03%) OO
5 41 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (48.10%) MVC
7 33 (41.77%) KnockoutJS
8 32 (40.51%) AngularJS
9 31 (39.24%) CSS3
10 27 (34.18%) .NET
11 24 (30.38%) TDD
12 23 (29.11%) BDD
13 22 (27.85%) Git (software)
13 22 (27.85%) Ajax
14 21 (26.58%) Node.js
15 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
15 19 (24.05%) C#
16 18 (22.78%) Web Services
17 17 (21.52%) IIS
17 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
17 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
17 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (21.52%) Inversion of Control
17 17 (21.52%) WCF
18 16 (20.25%) Ember.js
19 15 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 15 (18.99%) Scrum

Underscore.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 21 (26.58%) 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 11 (13.92%) 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 13 (16.46%) 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%) 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 25 (31.65%) 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 4 (5.06%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.53%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.53%) Node.js Developer
10 1 (1.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 1 (1.27%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (1.27%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.27%) Senior UI Developer
10 1 (1.27%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 69 (87.34%) HTML
2 69 (87.34%) CSS
3 64 (81.01%) jQuery
4 49 (62.03%) HTML5
5 33 (41.77%) KnockoutJS
6 32 (40.51%) AngularJS
7 31 (39.24%) CSS3
8 27 (34.18%) .NET
9 22 (27.85%) Ajax
10 18 (22.78%) Web Services
11 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
11 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (21.52%) WCF
12 16 (20.25%) Ember.js
13 15 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (16.46%) Sass
15 8 (10.13%) LESS
15 8 (10.13%) D3.js
16 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%) Social Media
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 49 (62.03%) OO
2 41 (51.90%) 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 11 (13.92%) 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
16 2 (2.53%) Usability Testing
16 2 (2.53%) Customer Insight
16 2 (2.53%) Web Application Development
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 5 (6.33%) 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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