The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mocha
Rank 559 550 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Mocha 37 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.002% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.018% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 0 0
Average daily rate £498 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6985 5469 5828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.42% 11.28% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4456 3489 3419
Average daily rate £375 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 132 202
Average hourly rate £38.75 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.25 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +8.00%

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 23 April 2014.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 18 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -14 37 £498 - 10
London +17 36 £498 - 8
City of London -1 7 £543 -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 50 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 45 (83.33%) HTML
2 45 (83.33%) CSS
3 43 (79.63%) Jasmine
4 37 (68.52%) TDD
5 33 (61.11%) Git (software)
6 32 (59.26%) Node.js
7 31 (57.41%) HTML5
8 27 (50.00%) CSS3
9 25 (46.30%) Subversion
10 24 (44.44%) AngularJS
11 23 (42.59%) Grunt
12 21 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
13 20 (37.04%) Java
13 20 (37.04%) jQuery
14 18 (33.33%) Scrum
14 18 (33.33%) QUnit
15 17 (31.48%) MVC
16 16 (29.63%) OO
16 16 (29.63%) Linux
16 16 (29.63%) Backbone.js
16 16 (29.63%) Sass
17 15 (27.78%) UNIX
18 12 (22.22%) Web Design
18 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (22.22%) Web Development
18 12 (22.22%) Mustache
19 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
19 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (20.37%) BDD

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 32 (59.26%) Node.js
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Heroku
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.56%) CouchDB
5 3 (5.56%) Redis
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (79.63%) Jasmine
2 33 (61.11%) Git (software)
3 25 (46.30%) Subversion
4 23 (42.59%) Grunt
5 18 (33.33%) QUnit
6 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 8 (14.81%) PHPUnit
7 8 (14.81%) Maven
7 8 (14.81%) JUnit
8 3 (5.56%) Firebug
8 3 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (5.56%) Hudson
9 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.70%) Calabash
9 2 (3.70%) Ant
10 1 (1.85%) NUnit
10 1 (1.85%) JIRA
10 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (1.85%) Bower
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.96%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Software Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (1.85%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Architect
7 1 (1.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (83.33%) HTML
1 45 (83.33%) CSS
2 31 (57.41%) HTML5
3 27 (50.00%) CSS3
4 24 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 20 (37.04%) jQuery
6 16 (29.63%) Backbone.js
6 16 (29.63%) Sass
7 12 (22.22%) Mustache
8 10 (18.52%) RESTful
9 9 (16.67%) Ember.js
10 7 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (11.11%) REST
11 6 (11.11%) JSON
12 5 (9.26%) Spring
12 5 (9.26%) Web Services
12 5 (9.26%) Spring MVC
12 5 (9.26%) Modernizr
12 5 (9.26%) Semantic HTML
13 4 (7.41%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) New Media
4 2 (3.70%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.70%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.85%) BBC
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) UNIX
3 8 (14.81%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.70%) Windows
6 1 (1.85%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) TDD
2 21 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (33.33%) Scrum
4 17 (31.48%) MVC
5 16 (29.63%) OO
6 12 (22.22%) Web Design
6 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) Web Development
7 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.37%) BDD
7 11 (20.37%) Pair Programming
8 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.26%) RDF
11 4 (7.41%) OO PHP
11 4 (7.41%) Refactoring
12 3 (5.56%) OOP
12 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
12 3 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.04%) Java
3 8 (14.81%) PHP
4 6 (11.11%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) Ruby
5 5 (9.26%) Groovy
6 4 (7.41%) PHP5
7 3 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (3.70%) SQL
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.70%) ECMAScript
8 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.85%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.70%) OpenIDM
2 2 (3.70%) OpenAM
2 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Zend
2 3 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) ForgeRock
3 2 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) Foundry
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