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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mocha
UK
Rank 500 530 536
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Contract jobs citing Mocha 92 95 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.25% 1.27% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 76 53
Median daily rate £450 £474 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.01% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £572 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
7386 7463 6882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 14.96% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4925 4985 4718
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 193 124
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.95 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £24.46 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

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 16 January 2017.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 19 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 16 January 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 +12 91 £450 -5.01% 66
London +1 79 £463 -7.50% 47
City of London +2 14 £475 +13.43% 10
South East +18 3 £425 - 5
Oxfordshire -2 3 £425 - 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £425 - 4
Leeds -2 2 £425 - 1
West Yorkshire -3 2 £425 - 1
West Midlands -5 2 - - 3
Coventry - 2 - -
South West - 2 £403 -
Scotland +22 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
East of England - 1 £300 - 1
Thame - 1 £425 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £380 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £300 -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 170 (86.73%) JavaScript
2 156 (79.59%) CSS
3 152 (77.55%) HTML
4 138 (70.41%) Node.js
5 136 (69.39%) Jasmine
6 113 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (56.12%) TDD
8 107 (54.59%) HTML5
9 100 (51.02%) CSS3
10 95 (48.47%) Git (software)
10 95 (48.47%) Front End Development
11 93 (47.45%) AngularJS
12 80 (40.82%) gulp
12 80 (40.82%) Chai
13 79 (40.31%) React
14 73 (37.24%) ES6
14 73 (37.24%) BDD
14 73 (37.24%) Grunt
15 71 (36.22%) Sass
16 56 (28.57%) Cucumber
17 54 (27.55%) Selenium
18 50 (25.51%) Express
19 48 (24.49%) OO
19 48 (24.49%) webpack
20 45 (22.96%) User Experience
21 42 (21.43%) REST
22 41 (20.92%) Scrum
23 40 (20.41%) Mobile First
24 37 (18.88%) Karma Test Runner
24 37 (18.88%) Java

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 7 (3.57%) Confluence
2 6 (3.06%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.02%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.51%) Apache
4 1 (0.51%) Drupal
4 1 (0.51%) JBoss
4 1 (0.51%) nginx
4 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.31%) GitHub
2 22 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.57%) IaaS
3 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.57%) PaaS
4 6 (3.06%) CloudBees
4 6 (3.06%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.04%) Heroku
6 3 (1.53%) Google App Engine
6 3 (1.53%) Google Play
6 3 (1.53%) SaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) HTTP
2 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.80%) MongoDB
2 15 (7.65%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.63%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.59%) Couchbase
5 7 (3.57%) MySQL
6 6 (3.06%) RethinkDB
7 3 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.53%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.53%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.02%) QlikView
8 2 (1.02%) Redis
8 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.51%) Big Data
9 1 (0.51%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 136 (69.39%) Jasmine
2 95 (48.47%) Git (software)
3 80 (40.82%) gulp
4 73 (37.24%) Grunt
5 56 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 54 (27.55%) Selenium
7 48 (24.49%) webpack
8 37 (18.88%) Karma Test Runner
9 26 (13.27%) WebDriver
10 25 (12.76%) Babel
11 23 (11.73%) JIRA
12 22 (11.22%) Maven
12 22 (11.22%) Sinon.JS
13 21 (10.71%) Protractor
14 19 (9.69%) TeamCity
15 18 (9.18%) Jenkins
15 18 (9.18%) Sonatype Nexus
16 12 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (5.10%) Bower
17 10 (5.10%) QUnit
General
1 26 (13.27%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Games
3 13 (6.63%) Banking
4 11 (5.61%) Retail
5 8 (4.08%) Financial Institution
5 8 (4.08%) Publishing
6 6 (3.06%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.04%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.53%) Marketing
9 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (88.27%) Developer
2 91 (46.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 72 (36.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 35 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 28 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 24 (12.24%) Node.js Developer
6 24 (12.24%) UI Developer
7 21 (10.71%) HTML Developer
8 18 (9.18%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (9.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 13 (6.63%) Tester
10 12 (6.12%) AWS Developer
10 12 (6.12%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (4.59%) Automation Tester
12 7 (3.57%) Applications Developer
12 7 (3.57%) Senior Applications Developer
13 6 (3.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 6 (3.06%) Senior UI Developer
14 5 (2.55%) Java Developer
14 5 (2.55%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (79.59%) CSS
2 152 (77.55%) HTML
3 138 (70.41%) Node.js
4 107 (54.59%) HTML5
5 100 (51.02%) CSS3
6 93 (47.45%) AngularJS
7 80 (40.82%) Chai
8 79 (40.31%) React
9 71 (36.22%) Sass
10 50 (25.51%) Express
11 42 (21.43%) REST
12 35 (17.86%) Handlebars
13 33 (16.84%) Redux
14 32 (16.33%) RESTful
15 25 (12.76%) jQuery
15 25 (12.76%) LESS
16 23 (11.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (9.18%) Backbone.js
18 16 (8.16%) D3.js
19 15 (7.65%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.96%) User Experience
2 14 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.61%) Visualisation
4 10 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.08%) Equities
5 8 (4.08%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.57%) W3C
7 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.53%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (1.53%) Mobile Games
7 3 (1.53%) Online Games
8 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.02%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.02%) Social Media
9 1 (0.51%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.51%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.61%) Android
2 10 (5.10%) Linux
3 8 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.06%) Unix
5 4 (2.04%) Windows
5 4 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.53%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (56.12%) TDD
3 95 (48.47%) Front End Development
4 73 (37.24%) BDD
5 48 (24.49%) OO
6 41 (20.92%) Scrum
7 40 (20.41%) Mobile First
8 32 (16.33%) Software Engineering
9 29 (14.80%) Unit Testing
10 28 (14.29%) DevOps
11 25 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (12.76%) Responsive Web Design
11 25 (12.76%) Web Development
12 23 (11.73%) Kanban
13 17 (8.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 15 (7.65%) Progressive Enhancement
15 14 (7.14%) Asset Management
15 14 (7.14%) MVC
16 13 (6.63%) Automation Testing
17 11 (5.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 170 (86.73%) JavaScript
2 73 (37.24%) ES6
3 37 (18.88%) Java
4 24 (12.24%) Python
5 14 (7.14%) C#
6 12 (6.12%) PHP
7 7 (3.57%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.53%) Apple Swift
8 3 (1.53%) ECMAScript
8 3 (1.53%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.53%) Perl
8 3 (1.53%) SQL
9 2 (1.02%) Scala
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (10.71%) Degree
2 5 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.24%) QA
2 4 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.02%) SDET
3 2 (1.02%) WCAG
4 1 (0.51%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (16.84%) Docker
2 9 (4.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (3.57%) Xamarin
2 6 (3.06%) Telerik
3 4 (2.04%) Adobe
3 4 (2.04%) Apple
3 4 (2.04%) Google
4 3 (1.53%) Apigee
5 2 (1.02%) Apiary
6 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.51%) Facebook
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle
6 1 (0.51%) Perforce
6 1 (0.51%) Sybase
6 1 (0.51%) TOWER Software
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