The table below looks at the statistics for Mocha skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mocha over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mocha
Rank 579 564 560
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Mocha 52 48 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.086% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.67% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 16
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£475 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £388
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8225 7199 6187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.84% 12.93% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5414 4595 3968
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 133 132
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.83 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £71.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Mocha
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mocha within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 52 £475 +5.55% 12
London -2 40 £500 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire - 6 £438 - 3
Leeds - 6 £438 - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £438 - 1
Croydon - 5 - -
Bristol - 4 £350 -
South West - 4 £350 -
North West - 2 £384 -
Cheshire - 2 £384 -
City of London -7 1 £465 +9.41% 1
Westminster - 1 £480 -
Chester - 1 £388 -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 96 (95.05%) JavaScript
2 82 (81.19%) CSS
3 80 (79.21%) HTML
4 68 (67.33%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (65.35%) Node.js
6 61 (60.40%) Jasmine
7 60 (59.41%) AngularJS
7 60 (59.41%) HTML5
8 49 (48.51%) Grunt
9 47 (46.53%) TDD
10 46 (45.54%) CSS3
11 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
12 34 (33.66%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (33.66%) Scrum
12 34 (33.66%) Java
13 32 (31.68%) OO
13 32 (31.68%) Maven
13 32 (31.68%) jQuery
14 31 (30.69%) Unit Testing
14 31 (30.69%) MongoDB
15 29 (28.71%) RESTful
16 27 (26.73%) Sass
17 25 (24.75%) Backbone.js
18 24 (23.76%) MVC
19 22 (21.78%) Jenkins
20 20 (19.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 20 (19.80%) E-Commerce
20 20 (19.80%) BDD
20 20 (19.80%) JSON
21 19 (18.81%) Responsive Web Design

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 66 (65.35%) Node.js
2 17 (16.83%) Tomcat
3 14 (13.86%) Confluence
4 12 (11.88%) Jetty
5 10 (9.90%) JBoss
5 10 (9.90%) Apache
5 10 (9.90%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (9.90%) nginx
6 9 (8.91%) Tornado
6 9 (8.91%) WildFly
6 9 (8.91%) Mule ESB
6 9 (8.91%) Apache TomEE
6 9 (8.91%) Apache Qpid
6 9 (8.91%) iPlanet
6 9 (8.91%) Alfresco
6 9 (8.91%) Mule
6 9 (8.91%) WebLogic
6 9 (8.91%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.97%) CMS
8 2 (1.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) OpenShift
2 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) SaaS
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.99%) PaaS
5 1 (0.99%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) HTTP
2 10 (9.90%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.99%) AMQP
3 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.69%) MongoDB
2 14 (13.86%) Redis
3 11 (10.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (8.91%) Riak
4 9 (8.91%) Infinispan
4 9 (8.91%) MySQL
4 9 (8.91%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.91%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (3.96%) CouchDB
5 4 (3.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (60.40%) Jasmine
2 49 (48.51%) Grunt
3 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
4 32 (31.68%) Maven
5 22 (21.78%) Jenkins
6 16 (15.84%) gulp
7 15 (14.85%) Selenium
8 14 (13.86%) JIRA
8 14 (13.86%) Cucumber
9 10 (9.90%) Gerrit
9 10 (9.90%) JUnit
9 10 (9.90%) JMeter
9 10 (9.90%) SonarQube
9 10 (9.90%) Gradle
9 10 (9.90%) Artifactory
10 9 (8.91%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (7.92%) Sinon.JS
11 8 (7.92%) QUnit
11 8 (7.92%) Subversion
12 6 (5.94%) Bower
General
1 12 (11.88%) Banking
2 11 (10.89%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Publishing
4 4 (3.96%) Finance
5 2 (1.98%) Law
5 2 (1.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 79 (78.22%) Developer
2 30 (29.70%) JavaScript Developer
3 27 (26.73%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (10.89%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Java Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Server Engineer
11 3 (2.97%) Software Developer
12 2 (1.98%) Software Engineer
12 2 (1.98%) Analyst
12 2 (1.98%) Lead Architect
12 2 (1.98%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (81.19%) CSS
2 80 (79.21%) HTML
3 60 (59.41%) HTML5
3 60 (59.41%) AngularJS
4 46 (45.54%) CSS3
5 32 (31.68%) jQuery
6 29 (28.71%) RESTful
7 27 (26.73%) Sass
8 25 (24.75%) Backbone.js
9 20 (19.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (19.80%) JSON
10 19 (18.81%) React
11 17 (16.83%) Ajax
12 16 (15.84%) Web Services
12 16 (15.84%) Ember.js
13 14 (13.86%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (12.87%) REST
15 12 (11.88%) Spring
16 11 (10.89%) Express
17 10 (9.90%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Market Risk
2 9 (8.91%) W3C
3 7 (6.93%) User Experience
4 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.96%) Social Network
5 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.97%) Replication
5 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.98%) Social Media
6 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Linux
1 14 (13.86%) CentOS
2 10 (9.90%) Ubuntu
3 8 (7.92%) Android
3 8 (7.92%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (67.33%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.53%) TDD
3 34 (33.66%) Scrum
3 34 (33.66%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (31.68%) OO
5 31 (30.69%) Unit Testing
6 24 (23.76%) MVC
7 20 (19.80%) E-Commerce
7 20 (19.80%) BDD
8 19 (18.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (13.86%) Analytics
10 13 (12.87%) Web Development
11 12 (11.88%) Configuration Management
12 11 (10.89%) Open Source
13 10 (9.90%) SOA
13 10 (9.90%) Microservices
14 9 (8.91%) Validation
14 9 (8.91%) Pair Programming
14 9 (8.91%) Document Management
14 9 (8.91%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 96 (95.05%) JavaScript
2 34 (33.66%) Java
3 10 (9.90%) SQL
4 8 (7.92%) TypeScript
5 4 (3.96%) PHP
5 4 (3.96%) Ruby
6 1 (0.99%) Scala
6 1 (0.99%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) SC Cleared
1 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) WAI
1 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
1 10 (9.90%) vCloud
2 9 (8.91%) Squid
2 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.91%) Varnish
3 4 (3.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) HAProxy
1 10 (9.90%) Ansible
1 10 (9.90%) logstash
1 10 (9.90%) Salt
1 10 (9.90%) Kibana
1 10 (9.90%) Rundeck
1 10 (9.90%) ZABBIX
1 10 (9.90%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Twitter
2 10 (9.90%) Splunk
2 10 (9.90%) Red Hat
2 10 (9.90%) VMware
2 10 (9.90%) Pega
3 9 (8.91%) Oracle
4 5 (4.95%) Apigee
5 2 (1.98%) Adobe
5 2 (1.98%) Sencha
5 2 (1.98%) Google
5 2 (1.98%) Zend
6 1 (0.99%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.99%) Facebook
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