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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mocha
Rank 563 559 540
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Contract jobs citing Mocha 50 30 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.057% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 0.44% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 1
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£425 £500 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
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
7141 6747 5202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.94% 12.79% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4656 4366 3254
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 155 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.47 £52.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 -4 49 £425 -15.00% 16
London +30 45 £438 -12.50% 12
Croydon - 4 - -
City of London -4 3 £488 -10.13% 2
North West -20 3 £400 - 1
Chester - 2 £400 -
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
Manchester -4 1 £313 - 1
South East -17 1 £450 - 1
Scotland - 1 £375 - 1
Stirling - 1 £375 - 1
Worthing - 1 £450 -
West Sussex - 1 £450 -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 101 (91.82%) JavaScript
2 92 (83.64%) CSS
3 90 (81.82%) HTML
4 85 (77.27%) Node.js
5 80 (72.73%) Jasmine
5 80 (72.73%) TDD
6 76 (69.09%) HTML5
7 69 (62.73%) AngularJS
8 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (51.82%) CSS3
10 49 (44.55%) Grunt
11 46 (41.82%) OO
12 42 (38.18%) jQuery
13 40 (36.36%) Backbone.js
14 37 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (32.73%) Java
16 34 (30.91%) Sass
17 29 (26.36%) Ember.js
18 28 (25.45%) React
18 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
19 27 (24.55%) JSON
20 26 (23.64%) Web Services
21 24 (21.82%) User Experience
22 23 (20.91%) Responsive Web Design
22 23 (20.91%) Maven
23 22 (20.00%) Web Development
23 22 (20.00%) Pair Programming
23 22 (20.00%) Scrum
24 20 (18.18%) Unit Testing
24 20 (18.18%) MongoDB

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 85 (77.27%) Node.js
2 11 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.09%) nginx
3 10 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (8.18%) Jetty
5 6 (5.45%) CMS
6 5 (4.55%) JBoss
6 5 (4.55%) Apache
6 5 (4.55%) Confluence
7 4 (3.64%) Apache Qpid
7 4 (3.64%) Tornado
7 4 (3.64%) WildFly
7 4 (3.64%) Mule ESB
7 4 (3.64%) Apache TomEE
7 4 (3.64%) iPlanet
7 4 (3.64%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.64%) Alfresco
7 4 (3.64%) Mule
7 4 (3.64%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.91%) PaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) HTTP
2 5 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (3.64%) AMQP
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (10.91%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.91%) Redis
3 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.55%) MySQL
5 4 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.64%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (3.64%) Riak
5 4 (3.64%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 80 (72.73%) Jasmine
2 49 (44.55%) Grunt
3 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
4 23 (20.91%) Maven
5 18 (16.36%) QUnit
6 17 (15.45%) Bower
7 15 (13.64%) webpack
8 14 (12.73%) Subversion
9 13 (11.82%) Selenium
10 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
11 9 (8.18%) Cucumber
12 5 (4.55%) Gerrit
12 5 (4.55%) WebDriver
12 5 (4.55%) JIRA
12 5 (4.55%) JUnit
12 5 (4.55%) JMeter
12 5 (4.55%) Gradle
12 5 (4.55%) Artifactory
12 5 (4.55%) Sinon.JS
12 5 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (9.09%) Banking
1 10 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 3 (2.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Publishing
3 2 (1.82%) Front Office
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Law
4 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (77.27%) Developer
2 33 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (19.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 11 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Java Architect
8 5 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 5 (4.55%) UI Programmer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.73%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Lead Developer
11 2 (1.82%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (83.64%) CSS
2 90 (81.82%) HTML
3 76 (69.09%) HTML5
4 69 (62.73%) AngularJS
5 57 (51.82%) CSS3
6 42 (38.18%) jQuery
7 40 (36.36%) Backbone.js
8 34 (30.91%) Sass
9 29 (26.36%) Ember.js
10 28 (25.45%) React
11 27 (24.55%) JSON
12 26 (23.64%) Web Services
13 19 (17.27%) RESTful
14 18 (16.36%) XML
15 17 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (15.45%) REST
16 15 (13.64%) LESS
16 15 (13.64%) koa
16 15 (13.64%) Meteor
16 15 (13.64%) bluebird
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.82%) User Experience
2 18 (16.36%) Social Media
3 9 (8.18%) Market Risk
4 7 (6.36%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.64%) W3C
5 4 (3.64%) Social Network
6 3 (2.73%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.73%) Replication
7 2 (1.82%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.82%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.45%) Linux
2 7 (6.36%) UNIX
3 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.45%) Mac OS X
3 6 (5.45%) Android
4 5 (4.55%) CentOS
4 5 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (72.73%) TDD
2 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (41.82%) OO
4 37 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (20.91%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (20.00%) Web Development
6 22 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 22 (20.00%) Scrum
7 20 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 18 (16.36%) BDD
8 18 (16.36%) MVC
9 15 (13.64%) Dependency Management
10 9 (8.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.18%) Analytics
11 8 (7.27%) Open Source
11 8 (7.27%) DevOps
12 7 (6.36%) Web Design
13 6 (5.45%) Configuration Management
14 5 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 101 (91.82%) JavaScript
2 36 (32.73%) Java
3 7 (6.36%) SQL
4 3 (2.73%) Ruby
5 2 (1.82%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.82%) ECMAScript
5 2 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (0.91%) Scala
6 1 (0.91%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) Degree
1 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.55%) vCloud
2 4 (3.64%) Squid
2 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.64%) Varnish
3 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Ansible
1 10 (9.09%) Puppet
2 5 (4.55%) HAProxy
2 5 (4.55%) ZABBIX
2 5 (4.55%) logstash
2 5 (4.55%) Salt
2 5 (4.55%) Kibana
2 5 (4.55%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) Twitter
2 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 5 (4.55%) VMware
2 5 (4.55%) Pega
2 5 (4.55%) Splunk
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle
4 2 (1.82%) Adobe
4 2 (1.82%) Google
4 2 (1.82%) Sencha
5 1 (0.91%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.91%) Facebook
5 1 (0.91%) Apigee
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