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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mocha
UK
Rank 466 522 551
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +29
Contract jobs citing Mocha 129 106 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.68% 1.40% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 92 52
Median daily rate £450 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £338 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
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
7698 7592 7138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 14.59% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5164 5017 4750
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 208 131
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.50 £25.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £53.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 23 February 2017.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 30 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 23 February 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
England +58 127 £450 - 37
London +30 85 £475 - 23
East Midlands - 11 £415 -
City of London -3 9 £475 +4.10% 1
West Midlands - 9 £450 - 3
South West +18 8 £373 +14.61%
North West - 8 £400 - 6
Nottingham - 7 £425 -
Nottinghamshire - 7 £425 -
Manchester - 7 £400 - 5
Bristol - 7 £365 -
Birmingham - 7 £450 - 1
East of England +6 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Coventry - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Salford - 2 £388 -
Leicester - 2 - -
South East +14 1 £338 +3.84% 1
Gloucestershire +1 1 £380 +16.92%
Oxfordshire -7 1 £338 +3.84%
Leeds -7 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire -8 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -14 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £300 -
Suffolk - 1 £400 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £375 -
Ipswich - 1 £400 -
Northampton - 1 £375 -
Peterborough - 1 - -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 196 (88.29%) JavaScript
2 167 (75.23%) CSS
3 150 (67.57%) HTML
4 141 (63.51%) Jasmine
5 137 (61.71%) Node.js
6 135 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
7 123 (55.41%) CSS3
8 111 (50.00%) HTML5
9 100 (45.05%) Git (software)
10 96 (43.24%) TDD
11 91 (40.99%) gulp
12 89 (40.09%) Front End Development
13 87 (39.19%) Grunt
14 85 (38.29%) AngularJS
14 85 (38.29%) React
15 84 (37.84%) ES6
16 81 (36.49%) Chai
17 63 (28.38%) Selenium
18 60 (27.03%) BDD
19 58 (26.13%) Sass
20 51 (22.97%) Redux
21 48 (21.62%) Cucumber
22 47 (21.17%) OO
22 47 (21.17%) Karma Test Runner
23 45 (20.27%) Express
24 44 (19.82%) webpack
25 42 (18.92%) Java
26 40 (18.02%) Scrum
26 40 (18.02%) User Experience
27 38 (17.12%) Software Engineering

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 4 (1.80%) Confluence
1 4 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.90%) Apache
3 2 (0.90%) CMS
3 2 (0.90%) Drupal
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.45%) JBoss
4 1 (0.45%) nginx
4 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.41%) GitHub
2 22 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.80%) SaaS
4 3 (1.35%) IaaS
4 3 (1.35%) PaaS
5 2 (0.90%) CloudBees
5 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.90%) Heroku
5 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.45%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.45%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.45%) Google Play
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.70%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) SMTP
2 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.01%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.15%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.25%) MySQL
5 4 (1.80%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.35%) Hazelcast
6 3 (1.35%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.35%) RethinkDB
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.90%) DB2
7 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.90%) QlikView
7 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.45%) Big Data
8 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.45%) Event Store
8 1 (0.45%) PouchDB
Development Applications
1 141 (63.51%) Jasmine
2 100 (45.05%) Git (software)
3 91 (40.99%) gulp
4 87 (39.19%) Grunt
5 63 (28.38%) Selenium
6 48 (21.62%) Cucumber
7 47 (21.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 44 (19.82%) webpack
9 25 (11.26%) JIRA
10 24 (10.81%) TeamCity
11 22 (9.91%) WebDriver
12 21 (9.46%) Maven
13 19 (8.56%) Sinon.JS
14 18 (8.11%) Protractor
14 18 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
15 17 (7.66%) Babel
16 15 (6.76%) Jenkins
17 8 (3.60%) Bower
18 7 (3.15%) PhantomJS
18 7 (3.15%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (11.71%) Finance
2 19 (8.56%) Banking
3 15 (6.76%) Games
4 8 (3.60%) Retail
5 7 (3.15%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.70%) Publishing
7 5 (2.25%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.35%) Marketing
9 2 (0.90%) Front Office
9 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (85.59%) Developer
2 91 (40.99%) JavaScript Developer
3 78 (35.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 33 (14.86%) UI Developer
5 32 (14.41%) Node.js Developer
5 32 (14.41%) Senior Developer
6 28 (12.61%) Angular Developer
7 23 (10.36%) HTML Developer
8 16 (7.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 16 (7.21%) HTML CSS Developer
9 15 (6.76%) Tester
10 11 (4.95%) AWS Developer
11 9 (4.05%) Applications Developer
11 9 (4.05%) UX Developer
12 8 (3.60%) Agile Developer
12 8 (3.60%) Automation Tester
12 8 (3.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (3.15%) Senior Applications Developer
13 7 (3.15%) Software Developer
14 6 (2.70%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (75.23%) CSS
2 150 (67.57%) HTML
3 137 (61.71%) Node.js
4 123 (55.41%) CSS3
5 111 (50.00%) HTML5
6 85 (38.29%) AngularJS
6 85 (38.29%) React
7 81 (36.49%) Chai
8 58 (26.13%) Sass
9 51 (22.97%) Redux
10 45 (20.27%) Express
11 29 (13.06%) REST
12 24 (10.81%) RESTful
13 21 (9.46%) LESS
14 20 (9.01%) Handlebars
15 19 (8.56%) jQuery
15 19 (8.56%) WebSockets
16 16 (7.21%) Backbone.js
17 15 (6.76%) D3.js
18 14 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.02%) User Experience
2 13 (5.86%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.25%) Equities
6 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.80%) W3C
7 3 (1.35%) Fintech
7 3 (1.35%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.35%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (1.35%) Mobile Games
7 3 (1.35%) Online Games
8 1 (0.45%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.45%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.21%) Linux
2 13 (5.86%) Android
3 11 (4.95%) Unix
4 8 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.25%) Windows
6 4 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (43.24%) TDD
3 89 (40.09%) Front End Development
4 60 (27.03%) BDD
5 47 (21.17%) OO
6 40 (18.02%) Scrum
7 38 (17.12%) Software Engineering
8 35 (15.77%) Unit Testing
9 25 (11.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (10.36%) Kanban
11 23 (10.36%) Web Development
12 22 (9.91%) DevOps
13 21 (9.46%) Automation Testing
13 21 (9.46%) Mobile First
14 19 (8.56%) Progressive Enhancement
15 15 (6.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 10 (4.50%) Functional Programming
16 10 (4.50%) Microservices
16 10 (4.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 196 (88.29%) JavaScript
2 84 (37.84%) ES6
3 42 (18.92%) Java
4 19 (8.56%) PHP
4 19 (8.56%) Python
5 14 (6.31%) C#
6 8 (3.60%) TypeScript
7 7 (3.15%) ECMAScript
7 7 (3.15%) SQL
8 4 (1.80%) Scala
9 3 (1.35%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.35%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.35%) Perl
10 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.90%) Ruby
11 1 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.45%) Go
11 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (9.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.41%) QA
2 9 (4.05%) WAI
3 3 (1.35%) SDET
4 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.90%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (9.91%) Docker
2 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.15%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (1.35%) Apigee
1 3 (1.35%) Oracle
1 3 (1.35%) Xamarin
2 2 (0.90%) Apiary
2 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
2 2 (0.90%) Google
2 2 (0.90%) IBM
2 2 (0.90%) Telerik
3 1 (0.45%) Apple
3 1 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.45%) Facebook
3 1 (0.45%) Mapbox
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.45%) Perforce
3 1 (0.45%) Splunk
3 1 (0.45%) Sybase
3 1 (0.45%) TOWER Software
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