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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 144 126
Rank change year-on-year +37 -18  
Contract jobs citing Backbone.js 10 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.46% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 1.08% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £333 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £393 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Backbone.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 652 647 657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 30.12% 22.01% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 377 308
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.52% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Backbone.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Backbone.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 8 £381 -4.68% 1
Glasgow +8 2 £375 +15.38% 2
Backbone.js
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 19 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 17 (89.47%) React
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
7 8 (42.11%) Java
7 8 (42.11%) C#
7 8 (42.11%) Web Development
7 8 (42.11%) Ember.js
8 7 (36.84%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
8 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
8 7 (36.84%) Scrum
9 6 (31.58%) jQuery
9 6 (31.58%) .NET
9 6 (31.58%) J2EE
9 6 (31.58%) MySQL
9 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
10 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
10 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
10 5 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (26.32%) Ant
10 5 (26.32%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) CMS
10 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (26.32%) Hibernate

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 5 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
3 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Ant
1 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Grunt
2 3 (15.79%) gulp
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) UI Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (15.79%) VB Developer
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 17 (89.47%) React
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Ember.js
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) Node.js
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
9 3 (15.79%) Aurelia
9 3 (15.79%) Durandal
9 3 (15.79%) LESS
9 3 (15.79%) Sass
9 3 (15.79%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Web Development
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Optimisation
8 1 (5.26%) SEO
8 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) VB6
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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