Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 16 October 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 187 169
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18 -58
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 11 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.88% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Scotland median daily rate £388 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -15.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £314 £308
90th Percentile £426 £371 £525
UK median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1385 1251 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.60% 25.56% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 771 625
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £278 £263 £263
90th Percentile £527 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 13
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £36.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.53% -13.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £18.75 £14.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £46.06 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +8.70%

Backbone.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Backbone.js in Scotland

Backbone.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backbone.js in Scotland

Backbone.js
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backbone.js within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -10 7 £375 +15.38%
Edinburgh -5 4 £388 +10.71%
Backbone.js
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Backbone.js.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (100.00%) React
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Sass
3 7 (63.64%) LESS
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) CSS3
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 6 (54.55%) Grunt
4 6 (54.55%) gulp
5 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
5 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
5 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) Mercurial
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (36.36%) BDD

Backbone.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Grunt
1 6 (54.55%) gulp
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Mercurial
3 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) VB Developer
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) VB6 Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (100.00%) React
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) CSS3
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) LESS
3 7 (63.64%) Sass
4 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) COM+
6 3 (27.27%) Node.js
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (27.27%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 2 (18.18%) Polymer
8 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Optimisation
4 3 (27.27%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter