Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 18 January 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 78 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +61
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.43% 0.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £393 - -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £369 £395
% change year-on-year +8.47% -6.65% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 394 328 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.94% 30.60% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 164 194
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +3.93% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £213
90th Percentile £506 £473 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.25 £17.32 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -68.51% +144.44%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £40.19
% change year-on-year -46.67% +11.97% +0.48%

Backbone.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Backbone.js in Glasgow

Backbone.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backbone.js in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Glasgow 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%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) LESS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 3 (60.00%) Grunt
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Optimisation
4 2 (40.00%) Polymer
4 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) SEO

Backbone.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Grunt
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (60.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (60.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (40.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) LESS
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) Polymer
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Optimisation
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) API Design
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter