The table below looks at the statistics for Mocha skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mocha over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mocha
Rank 534 605 596
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -9
Contract jobs citing Mocha 113 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.094% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 45 32
Median daily rate £438 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £580 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8884 7984 7205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.43% 13.88% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5980 5244 4595
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 160 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Mocha
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mocha as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Mocha Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mocha
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mocha within the UK.

Mocha Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mocha
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mocha within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +61 110 £431 -9.21% 29
London +42 98 £438 -12.50% 20
City of London +35 9 £500 +7.52% 6
East of England - 9 £363 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £375 -
Newport - 3 £450 -
Wales - 3 £450 -
South Wales - 3 £450 -
North West +10 1 - -
South West +9 1 £350 -
Westminster -24 1 £475 -1.04%
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
Dorset - 1 £350 -
Bedford - 1 £350 -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Bournemouth - 1 £350 -
Manchester - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 2
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £350 -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mocha also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mocha.

1 201 (87.77%) JavaScript
2 179 (78.17%) CSS
3 175 (76.42%) HTML
4 147 (64.19%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (62.88%) Jasmine
6 143 (62.45%) Node.js
7 127 (55.46%) TDD
8 121 (52.84%) AngularJS
9 110 (48.03%) HTML5
10 109 (47.60%) BDD
11 108 (47.16%) Front End Development
12 107 (46.72%) CSS3
13 100 (43.67%) Git (software)
14 99 (43.23%) Sass
15 89 (38.86%) ES6
16 88 (38.43%) React
17 85 (37.12%) gulp
18 76 (33.19%) Express
18 76 (33.19%) Grunt
19 72 (31.44%) Chai
20 64 (27.95%) Cucumber
21 62 (27.07%) Selenium
22 54 (23.58%) Docker
23 52 (22.71%) WebDriver
24 51 (22.27%) User Experience
24 51 (22.27%) Karma Test Runner
25 50 (21.83%) Web Development
26 47 (20.52%) REST
27 46 (20.09%) Scrum
27 46 (20.09%) OO

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (8.73%) Confluence
2 9 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.49%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (3.06%) CMS
5 5 (2.18%) Apache
6 4 (1.75%) nginx
6 4 (1.75%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.31%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.44%) Drupal
9 1 (0.44%) JBoss
9 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (4.80%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.35%) GitHub
3 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.75%) Bluemix
4 4 (1.75%) CloudBees
4 4 (1.75%) IaaS
4 4 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (1.75%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.75%) PaaS
5 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.87%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.87%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.87%) Google Play
5 2 (0.87%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.62%) HTTP
2 3 (1.31%) Network Security
3 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.90%) MongoDB
2 17 (7.42%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.99%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.55%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.80%) MySQL
6 7 (3.06%) Redis
7 6 (2.62%) RethinkDB
8 5 (2.18%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.75%) Big Data
10 3 (1.31%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.87%) DB2
12 1 (0.44%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.44%) Riak
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 144 (62.88%) Jasmine
2 100 (43.67%) Git (software)
3 85 (37.12%) gulp
4 76 (33.19%) Grunt
5 64 (27.95%) Cucumber
6 62 (27.07%) Selenium
7 52 (22.71%) WebDriver
8 51 (22.27%) Karma Test Runner
9 46 (20.09%) webpack
10 44 (19.21%) JIRA
11 42 (18.34%) Babel
12 38 (16.59%) Jenkins
13 33 (14.41%) Protractor
14 29 (12.66%) Maven
14 29 (12.66%) QUnit
15 25 (10.92%) Sinon.JS
16 22 (9.61%) TeamCity
17 16 (6.99%) Subversion
18 14 (6.11%) Sonatype Nexus
19 12 (5.24%) JUnit
General
1 23 (10.04%) Finance
2 12 (5.24%) Retail
3 11 (4.80%) Publishing
4 6 (2.62%) Banking
5 5 (2.18%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 203 (88.65%) Developer
2 102 (44.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 83 (36.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 36 (15.72%) Full Stack Developer
5 34 (14.85%) HTML Developer
5 34 (14.85%) Senior Developer
6 32 (13.97%) Node.js Developer
7 24 (10.48%) HTML CSS Developer
7 24 (10.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 24 (10.48%) UI Developer
8 22 (9.61%) Angular Developer
9 21 (9.17%) Web Developer
10 15 (6.55%) JavaScript Engineer
11 12 (5.24%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (4.80%) Web UI Developer
13 8 (3.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 7 (3.06%) Agile Developer
14 7 (3.06%) QA Engineer
15 5 (2.18%) Full Stack Web Developer
16 4 (1.75%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (78.17%) CSS
2 175 (76.42%) HTML
3 143 (62.45%) Node.js
4 121 (52.84%) AngularJS
5 110 (48.03%) HTML5
6 107 (46.72%) CSS3
7 99 (43.23%) Sass
8 88 (38.43%) React
9 76 (33.19%) Express
10 72 (31.44%) Chai
11 47 (20.52%) REST
12 41 (17.90%) jQuery
13 37 (16.16%) Handlebars
14 36 (15.72%) .NET
15 29 (12.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 28 (12.23%) RESTful
16 28 (12.23%) Web Services
17 27 (11.79%) RequireJS
18 26 (11.35%) Backbone.js
19 24 (10.48%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.27%) User Experience
2 16 (6.99%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.80%) Visualisation
4 10 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.37%) W3C
5 7 (3.06%) Equities
6 5 (2.18%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.75%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.31%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.87%) Animation
9 2 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.87%) New Media
9 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.87%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.44%) Fintech
10 1 (0.44%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.73%) Linux
2 11 (4.80%) Android
2 11 (4.80%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.18%) Windows
4 4 (1.75%) CentOS
4 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
4 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.75%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.75%) Unix
4 4 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (64.19%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (55.46%) TDD
3 109 (47.60%) BDD
4 108 (47.16%) Front End Development
5 50 (21.83%) Web Development
6 46 (20.09%) OO
6 46 (20.09%) Scrum
7 42 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (17.90%) Mobile First
9 35 (15.28%) MVC
10 30 (13.10%) Unit Testing
11 23 (10.04%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 23 (10.04%) Pair Programming
11 23 (10.04%) Progressive Enhancement
12 21 (9.17%) DevOps
13 20 (8.73%) OOP
13 20 (8.73%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (8.30%) ATDD
15 15 (6.55%) E-Commerce
15 15 (6.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 201 (87.77%) JavaScript
2 89 (38.86%) ES6
3 37 (16.16%) Java
4 28 (12.23%) Python
5 25 (10.92%) PHP
6 21 (9.17%) C#
7 16 (6.99%) ECMAScript
7 16 (6.99%) Ruby
8 11 (4.80%) SQL
9 8 (3.49%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.62%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.31%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.31%) Scala
12 2 (0.87%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.87%) Clojure
12 2 (0.87%) Groovy
12 2 (0.87%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (4.37%) Degree
2 8 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.87%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.61%) QA
2 11 (4.80%) WAI
3 5 (2.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 54 (23.58%) Docker
2 5 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) Ansible
1 4 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (6.55%) Adobe
2 8 (3.49%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.62%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.62%) Oracle
3 6 (2.62%) Zend
4 5 (2.18%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.75%) Telerik
5 4 (1.75%) VMware
6 3 (1.31%) Apple
7 2 (0.87%) Google
7 2 (0.87%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.87%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.44%) HP
8 1 (0.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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