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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mocha
Rank 542 578 586
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +8
Contract jobs citing Mocha 114 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.090% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.37% 0.69% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 41 19
Median daily rate £450 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
8306 7103 6755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.05% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5707 4635 4377
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 131 150
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.28 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 2016.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 22 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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +43 114 £450 +5.88% 30
London +37 88 £450 +4.34% 25
City of London +46 13 £450 -7.69% 3
North West -5 10 £375 -6.25%
Manchester -6 10 £375 +20.00%
East of England - 6 - - 2
Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 1
Westminster - 3 £400 -
South West - 3 £475 -
Bristol - 3 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Watford - 2 - -
South East -14 1 - -
West Sussex -25 1 - -
Horsham - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £475 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
St Albans - 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £300 -
Harrow - 1 - -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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.

1 178 (79.46%) JavaScript
2 159 (70.98%) CSS
3 157 (70.09%) HTML
4 146 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (60.71%) HTML5
6 129 (57.59%) Jasmine
7 126 (56.25%) CSS3
8 123 (54.91%) Git (software)
9 120 (53.57%) Node.js
10 117 (52.23%) AngularJS
11 101 (45.09%) TDD
12 88 (39.29%) Sass
13 85 (37.95%) Grunt
14 81 (36.16%) Chai
15 66 (29.46%) Java
16 64 (28.57%) Front End Development
17 63 (28.13%) BDD
18 62 (27.68%) React
19 60 (26.79%) gulp
20 59 (26.34%) Karma Test Runner
21 58 (25.89%) Selenium
21 58 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
21 58 (25.89%) JIRA
22 55 (24.55%) jQuery
23 54 (24.11%) Scrum
23 54 (24.11%) ES6
24 53 (23.66%) Jenkins
25 51 (22.77%) Express
25 51 (22.77%) Linux
26 49 (21.88%) Protractor

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
1 120 (53.57%) Node.js
2 37 (16.52%) Confluence
3 27 (12.05%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.23%) Apache
5 5 (2.23%) CMS
5 5 (2.23%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.79%) nginx
7 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.45%) Drupal
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.20%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.93%) GitHub
3 5 (2.23%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.23%) CloudFront
4 4 (1.79%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.57%) HTTP
2 6 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.89%) Network Security
4 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.30%) MongoDB
2 17 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.70%) NoSQL
4 14 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.46%) MySQL
6 8 (3.57%) CouchDB
7 4 (1.79%) Big Data
7 4 (1.79%) Redis
8 3 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.89%) DB2
9 2 (0.89%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.45%) KDB
10 1 (0.45%) QlikView
10 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.45%) Riak
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 129 (57.59%) Jasmine
2 123 (54.91%) Git (software)
3 85 (37.95%) Grunt
4 60 (26.79%) gulp
5 59 (26.34%) Karma Test Runner
6 58 (25.89%) JIRA
6 58 (25.89%) Selenium
7 53 (23.66%) Jenkins
8 49 (21.88%) Protractor
9 43 (19.20%) Maven
10 38 (16.96%) Sinon.JS
11 35 (15.63%) QUnit
12 28 (12.50%) Appium
12 28 (12.50%) SonarQube
13 21 (9.38%) Cucumber
14 20 (8.93%) PhantomJS
15 16 (7.14%) Subversion
15 16 (7.14%) TeamCity
16 15 (6.70%) Ant
17 12 (5.36%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (5.36%) Finance
2 5 (2.23%) Banking
2 5 (2.23%) Publishing
3 4 (1.79%) Marketing
4 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.89%) Retail
4 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 191 (85.27%) Developer
2 94 (41.96%) JavaScript Developer
3 56 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 34 (15.18%) Angular Developer
5 31 (13.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 28 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
7 27 (12.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (9.38%) Web Developer
9 18 (8.04%) HTML Developer
10 17 (7.59%) Senior Developer
10 17 (7.59%) UI Developer
11 16 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
12 15 (6.70%) HTML CSS Developer
13 14 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
14 11 (4.91%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 9 (4.02%) Agile Developer
16 8 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 6 (2.68%) Full Stack Web Developer
17 6 (2.68%) PHP Developer
17 6 (2.68%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (70.98%) CSS
2 157 (70.09%) HTML
3 136 (60.71%) HTML5
4 126 (56.25%) CSS3
5 117 (52.23%) AngularJS
6 88 (39.29%) Sass
7 81 (36.16%) Chai
8 62 (27.68%) React
9 55 (24.55%) jQuery
10 51 (22.77%) Express
11 38 (16.96%) Backbone.js
12 37 (16.52%) Web Services
13 34 (15.18%) RESTful
14 33 (14.73%) LESS
15 27 (12.05%) .NET
16 26 (11.61%) MEAN Stack
17 25 (11.16%) RequireJS
18 23 (10.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (9.82%) Ember.js
20 21 (9.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.63%) User Experience
2 28 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.80%) W3C
4 11 (4.91%) Visualisation
5 9 (4.02%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.02%) New Media
6 6 (2.68%) Animation
6 6 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.89%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.89%) Fintech
8 2 (0.89%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
9 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.45%) Equities
9 1 (0.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (22.77%) Linux
2 18 (8.04%) CentOS
2 18 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 7 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.68%) Android
6 5 (2.23%) Windows
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (45.09%) TDD
3 64 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 63 (28.13%) BDD
5 58 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (24.11%) Scrum
7 45 (20.09%) MVC
7 45 (20.09%) OO
8 39 (17.41%) Web Development
9 37 (16.52%) DevOps
10 36 (16.07%) Pair Programming
11 26 (11.61%) Unit Testing
12 24 (10.71%) Progressive Enhancement
13 19 (8.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (7.59%) Build Automation
14 17 (7.59%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 16 (7.14%) ATDD
15 16 (7.14%) Configuration Management
16 14 (6.25%) SOLID
17 13 (5.80%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 178 (79.46%) JavaScript
2 66 (29.46%) Java
3 54 (24.11%) ES6
4 33 (14.73%) Ruby
5 30 (13.39%) Bash Shell
6 28 (12.50%) PHP
7 27 (12.05%) ECMAScript
8 25 (11.16%) C#
9 14 (6.25%) Python
10 13 (5.80%) SQL
11 11 (4.91%) Perl
12 9 (4.02%) Groovy
13 7 (3.13%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.79%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.89%) Clojure
15 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.89%) Scala
16 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (8.48%) SC Cleared
1 19 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.23%) Degree
3 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.25%) QA
2 9 (4.02%) WAI
3 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 40 (17.86%) Docker
2 27 (12.05%) vSphere
3 16 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (12.05%) Puppet
2 16 (7.14%) Ansible
3 3 (1.34%) Kibana
4 1 (0.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 28 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 16 (7.14%) VMware
3 11 (4.91%) Red Hat
4 10 (4.46%) Adobe
5 8 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.57%) Twitter
5 8 (3.57%) Zend
6 6 (2.68%) Facebook
6 6 (2.68%) Oracle
7 1 (0.45%) HP
7 1 (0.45%) SAP
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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