Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Backbone.js skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Backbone.js over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Backbone.js
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 124 132
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -11
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 5 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.98% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% -5.06%
10th Percentile £390 £363 £330
90th Percentile £475 £416 £420
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -11.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Backbone.js is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 832 715 603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.52% 26.81% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 432 363
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £313 £270 £275
90th Percentile £550 £550 £511
Scotland median daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.80% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £43.39 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.64% -8.17% +18.13%
10th Percentile £14.45 £30.52 £42.23
90th Percentile £32.72 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +40.63% -33.33% -10.43%

Backbone.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Backbone.js as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Backbone.js in Edinburgh

Backbone.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Backbone.js in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Backbone.js in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Backbone.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Backbone.js.

1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 3 (60.00%) npm
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) D3.js
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) LESS
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) Underscore.js
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
3 3 (60.00%) ES6
3 3 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement

Backbone.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) D3.js
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) LESS
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Underscore.js
4 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 3 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python