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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mocha
Rank 559 568 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Mocha 47 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.045% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+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
7309 6259 6454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.71% 11.85% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4814 4042 3619
Average daily rate £400 £388 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £542 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 135 223
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +21 47 £450 +12.50% 12
London +51 44 £450 -43.75% 8
City of London +25 5 £450 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
Scotland - - - -
Alton - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 69 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 58 (77.33%) TDD
3 56 (74.67%) HTML
3 56 (74.67%) Node.js
3 56 (74.67%) Jasmine
4 52 (69.33%) CSS
5 46 (61.33%) AngularJS
6 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (46.67%) HTML5
8 34 (45.33%) Git (software)
9 33 (44.00%) CSS3
10 26 (34.67%) Grunt
10 26 (34.67%) Java
11 24 (32.00%) Sass
12 23 (30.67%) Subversion
13 22 (29.33%) Linux
13 22 (29.33%) OO
14 21 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (25.33%) BDD
16 18 (24.00%) RESTful
16 18 (24.00%) Backbone.js
17 17 (22.67%) User Experience
18 15 (20.00%) MVC
18 15 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
19 14 (18.67%) UNIX
19 14 (18.67%) Scrum
20 13 (17.33%) Mustache
21 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
21 12 (16.00%) Web Design
21 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 56 (74.67%) Node.js
2 7 (9.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.67%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) Redis
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (74.67%) Jasmine
2 34 (45.33%) Git (software)
3 26 (34.67%) Grunt
4 23 (30.67%) Subversion
5 11 (14.67%) QUnit
5 11 (14.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
7 9 (12.00%) JUnit
8 8 (10.67%) Bower
9 6 (8.00%) Selenium
10 4 (5.33%) Maven
10 4 (5.33%) Cucumber
10 4 (5.33%) Yeoman
11 3 (4.00%) PHPUnit
11 3 (4.00%) Sinon.JS
12 2 (2.67%) JIRA
12 2 (2.67%) JMeter
12 2 (2.67%) Firebug
12 2 (2.67%) Metasploit
12 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
1 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (82.67%) Developer
2 25 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (21.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Node.js Developer
10 1 (1.33%) Mobile Web Developer
10 1 (1.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
10 1 (1.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.33%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (1.33%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (74.67%) HTML
2 52 (69.33%) CSS
3 46 (61.33%) AngularJS
4 35 (46.67%) HTML5
5 33 (44.00%) CSS3
6 24 (32.00%) Sass
7 18 (24.00%) RESTful
7 18 (24.00%) Backbone.js
8 13 (17.33%) Mustache
9 11 (14.67%) Grails
10 10 (13.33%) jQuery
10 10 (13.33%) D3.js
11 9 (12.00%) Web Services
12 7 (9.33%) LESS
13 6 (8.00%) OOCSS
14 5 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
14 5 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
14 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (6.67%) WebSockets
15 4 (5.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) User Experience
2 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.00%) Social Media
5 3 (4.00%) Animation
5 3 (4.00%) Market Risk
5 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.67%) Open Source
6 2 (2.67%) BBC
7 1 (1.33%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.33%) New Media
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) UNIX
3 9 (12.00%) Mac OS X
4 7 (9.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (77.33%) TDD
2 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.33%) OO
4 21 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (25.33%) BDD
6 15 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (20.00%) MVC
7 14 (18.67%) Scrum
8 12 (16.00%) Web Design
8 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (14.67%) Web Development
10 7 (9.33%) Web Application Development
11 6 (8.00%) DevOps
11 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.67%) Load Testing
12 5 (6.67%) Kanban
12 5 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
12 5 (6.67%) SEO
13 4 (5.33%) Pair Programming
14 3 (4.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (34.67%) Java
3 6 (8.00%) Groovy
4 3 (4.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) OpenIDM
1 2 (2.67%) OpenAM
1 2 (2.67%) Nessus
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Nagios
2 1 (1.33%) logstash
2 1 (1.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Twitter
2 3 (4.00%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.33%) Zend
4 1 (1.33%) Sencha
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
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