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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mocha
Rank 533 561 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Mocha 59 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.018% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 48 7 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
7223 5965 5730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.32% 11.65% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4980 3815 3554
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 148 226
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £20.35 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £45.30 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 2014.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 9 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 24 December 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 +22 59 £475 +26.66% 10
London +51 45 £475 +22.58% 6
South East - 7 £505 - 2
City of London +7 4 £475 +23.37% 4
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Cardiff - - - -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 102 (95.33%) JavaScript
2 91 (85.05%) TDD
3 85 (79.44%) AngularJS
4 84 (78.50%) HTML
4 84 (78.50%) CSS
5 82 (76.64%) Jasmine
6 75 (70.09%) HTML5
7 72 (67.29%) CSS3
8 67 (62.62%) Node.js
9 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (43.93%) OO
11 37 (34.58%) Backbone.js
12 36 (33.64%) BDD
13 29 (27.10%) MVC
14 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (26.17%) QUnit
14 28 (26.17%) User Experience
15 26 (24.30%) Sass
16 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
16 24 (22.43%) MongoDB
17 22 (20.56%) jQuery
17 22 (20.56%) Ember.js
17 22 (20.56%) D3.js
18 21 (19.63%) Grails
19 19 (17.76%) JUnit
19 19 (17.76%) Linux
20 17 (15.89%) Pair Programming
20 17 (15.89%) RESTful
20 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (15.89%) DevOps

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 67 (62.62%) Node.js
2 10 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (9.35%) nginx
3 9 (8.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.43%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (10.28%) Redis
3 10 (9.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 82 (76.64%) Jasmine
2 28 (26.17%) QUnit
3 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
4 19 (17.76%) JUnit
5 16 (14.95%) Cucumber
6 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
7 13 (12.15%) Grunt
8 12 (11.21%) Karma Test Runner
8 12 (11.21%) WebDriver
9 10 (9.35%) Selenium
10 9 (8.41%) Geb
11 8 (7.48%) Bower
11 8 (7.48%) Sinon.JS
12 6 (5.61%) Subversion
13 4 (3.74%) PhantomJS
14 3 (2.80%) Yeoman
15 2 (1.87%) JMeter
15 2 (1.87%) Metasploit
15 2 (1.87%) TestLink
16 1 (0.93%) CasperJS
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) Front Office
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (73.83%) Developer
2 23 (21.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 23 (21.50%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Web Developer
5 8 (7.48%) UI Programmer
5 8 (7.48%) UI Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Applications Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Programmer
7 4 (3.74%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Analyst
8 3 (2.80%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (1.87%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (1.87%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (1.87%) Server Engineer
9 2 (1.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (79.44%) AngularJS
2 84 (78.50%) HTML
2 84 (78.50%) CSS
3 75 (70.09%) HTML5
4 72 (67.29%) CSS3
5 37 (34.58%) Backbone.js
6 26 (24.30%) Sass
7 22 (20.56%) D3.js
7 22 (20.56%) Ember.js
7 22 (20.56%) jQuery
8 21 (19.63%) Grails
9 17 (15.89%) RESTful
10 16 (14.95%) LESS
11 12 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (11.21%) REST
12 8 (7.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (6.54%) .NET
14 6 (5.61%) JSON
15 5 (4.67%) Ext JS
15 5 (4.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) User Experience
2 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.28%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.67%) Open Source
6 4 (3.74%) Social Media
6 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.80%) Animation
7 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.80%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.93%) Social Network
9 1 (0.93%) Statistics
9 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.93%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.76%) Linux
2 7 (6.54%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.67%) CoreOS
4 3 (2.80%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (85.05%) TDD
2 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (43.93%) OO
4 36 (33.64%) BDD
5 29 (27.10%) MVC
6 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (15.89%) DevOps
7 17 (15.89%) Pair Programming
8 13 (12.15%) SEO
9 12 (11.21%) Scrum
9 12 (11.21%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
11 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.54%) Web Application Development
12 7 (6.54%) Kanban
13 6 (5.61%) Rapid Prototyping
14 5 (4.67%) Load Testing
15 4 (3.74%) Mentoring
15 4 (3.74%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (95.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (14.02%) Java
3 14 (13.08%) Groovy
4 7 (6.54%) C#
5 3 (2.80%) SQL
5 3 (2.80%) ECMAScript
6 2 (1.87%) Ruby
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Puppet
1 10 (9.35%) Ansible
2 2 (1.87%) Nessus
3 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (4.67%) Twitter
2 3 (2.80%) Google
3 1 (0.93%) Sencha
3 1 (0.93%) Facebook
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe
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