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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mocha
Rank 549 531 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Mocha 50 39 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.075% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £484 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £363 -
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -
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
6982 6366 5205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.01% 12.26% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4469 4037 3301
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 110 142
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.40 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £17.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +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 27 March 2015.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 18 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 27 March 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 +1 49 £425 -12.14% 9
London +12 46 £425 -13.92% 6
City of London +19 9 £435 -5.17% 1
South East -30 2 £373 +14.61% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £425 -
Reading - - - -
York - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Leeds - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 103 (92.79%) JavaScript
2 99 (89.19%) CSS
3 97 (87.39%) TDD
4 95 (85.59%) HTML
5 90 (81.08%) Jasmine
6 84 (75.68%) AngularJS
7 83 (74.77%) HTML5
8 82 (73.87%) Node.js
9 69 (62.16%) CSS3
10 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (45.05%) OO
12 48 (43.24%) Backbone.js
13 38 (34.23%) Sass
13 38 (34.23%) Ember.js
13 38 (34.23%) Grunt
14 37 (33.33%) QUnit
15 36 (32.43%) jQuery
16 29 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (26.13%) BDD
16 29 (26.13%) User Experience
17 28 (25.23%) Pair Programming
18 27 (24.32%) React
19 26 (23.42%) Java
20 23 (20.72%) MVC
21 22 (19.82%) JSON
22 20 (18.02%) Web Services
23 19 (17.12%) Linux
23 19 (17.12%) Social Media
24 18 (16.22%) MongoDB
24 18 (16.22%) NoSQL

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 82 (73.87%) Node.js
2 11 (9.91%) nginx
2 11 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.60%) CMS
3 4 (3.60%) Jetty
4 1 (0.90%) Apache
4 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) PaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) AMQP
2 3 (2.70%) Internet
3 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) MongoDB
1 18 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (11.71%) Redis
4 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.80%) MySQL
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 90 (81.08%) Jasmine
2 38 (34.23%) Grunt
3 37 (33.33%) QUnit
4 17 (15.32%) Git (software)
5 16 (14.41%) Bower
6 15 (13.51%) Cucumber
7 11 (9.91%) WebDriver
8 10 (9.01%) JUnit
9 8 (7.21%) Selenium
10 7 (6.31%) Subversion
11 6 (5.41%) Sinon.JS
11 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
12 5 (4.50%) PhantomJS
12 5 (4.50%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (4.50%) Maven
13 2 (1.80%) Geb
14 1 (0.90%) HttpUnit
General
1 6 (5.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Front Office
5 1 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 88 (79.28%) Developer
2 30 (27.03%) Front-End Developer
3 20 (18.02%) Web Developer
4 19 (17.12%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (11.71%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.91%) UI Developer
6 11 (9.91%) UI Programmer
7 8 (7.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Programmer
9 4 (3.60%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.70%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.80%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (1.80%) Node.js Developer
12 1 (0.90%) DevOps Engineer
12 1 (0.90%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (89.19%) CSS
2 95 (85.59%) HTML
3 84 (75.68%) AngularJS
4 83 (74.77%) HTML5
5 69 (62.16%) CSS3
6 48 (43.24%) Backbone.js
7 38 (34.23%) Sass
7 38 (34.23%) Ember.js
8 36 (32.43%) jQuery
9 27 (24.32%) React
10 22 (19.82%) JSON
11 20 (18.02%) Web Services
12 18 (16.22%) LESS
13 17 (15.32%) REST
13 17 (15.32%) XML
14 15 (13.51%) koa
14 15 (13.51%) Meteor
14 15 (13.51%) bluebird
15 13 (11.71%) D3.js
16 11 (9.91%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.13%) User Experience
2 19 (17.12%) Social Media
3 9 (8.11%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.50%) Open Source
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.60%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.70%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.70%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.90%) Social Network
8 1 (0.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.90%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.12%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) UNIX
3 6 (5.41%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.90%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (87.39%) TDD
2 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (45.05%) OO
4 29 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (26.13%) BDD
5 28 (25.23%) Pair Programming
6 23 (20.72%) MVC
7 15 (13.51%) Web Development
7 15 (13.51%) Dependency Management
7 15 (13.51%) DevOps
8 14 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.21%) SEO
11 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.41%) Web Design
13 5 (4.50%) Scrum
13 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (3.60%) Kanban
14 4 (3.60%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (92.79%) JavaScript
2 26 (23.42%) Java
3 8 (7.21%) Groovy
4 7 (6.31%) C#
5 3 (2.70%) SQL
5 3 (2.70%) ECMAScript
5 3 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (0.90%) Scala
6 1 (0.90%) Clojure
6 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.90%) Python
6 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) KVM
1 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Puppet
1 11 (9.91%) Ansible
2 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (1.80%) Twitter
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