The table below looks at the statistics for Mocha skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mocha over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mocha
Rank - - 127
Contract jobs citing Mocha 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mocha
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
618 418 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.25% 12.92% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 275 123
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 10 18
Average hourly rate £38.63 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £18.00 £19.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £42.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

Mocha
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mocha across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Mocha Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mocha
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mocha across the North West region.

Mocha Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mocha also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mocha.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) GitHub
4 3 (50.00%) Docker
4 3 (50.00%) Express
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (33.33%) Appium

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mocha also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mocha. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
3 2 (33.33%) Calabash
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) NuGet
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Express
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apigee
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft