Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 116 117
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 -22
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 5 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.23% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.88% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.77% -10.94% +8.11%
10th Percentile £369 £328 £340
90th Percentile £406 £375 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £400
% change year-on-year +8.77% -10.94% +6.67%
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 734 569 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.84% 26.71% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 335 353
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £265 £264 £269
90th Percentile £538 £488 £513
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +98.50% -37.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

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 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Backbone.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Backbone.js.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) COM+
3 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) VB Developer
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 3 (60.00%) COM+
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle