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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mocha
Rank 518 525 554
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Contract jobs citing Mocha 105 68 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.13% 0.044%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.41% 0.98% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 53 17
Average daily rate £450 £450 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £399 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
7472 6915 5965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.74% 13.52% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4970 4643 3751
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 126 129
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.70 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -2.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.73 £26.06 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

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 13 February 2016.

Mocha Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mocha
Top 25 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +41 105 £450 - 18
London +12 70 £475 +2.70% 13
Yorkshire - 24 £425 - 2
West Yorkshire - 24 £425 - 1
Leeds - 12 £425 - 1
South East +9 8 £325 -25.71% 1
City of London +45 6 £456 +7.35% 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £325 -
North East - 2 - -
Brighton +18 1 - -
Berkshire +11 1 £325 -27.77%
East Sussex +7 1 - -
East of England -1 1 £400 +28.00% 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
South West - 1 £325 -
Cirencester - 1 £325 -
Norwich - 1 £400 - 1
Newbury - 1 £325 -
Reading - 1 £325 -
Swindon - 1 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £400 - 1

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 150 (81.52%) JavaScript
2 142 (77.17%) CSS
3 139 (75.54%) HTML
4 126 (68.48%) HTML5
5 124 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (64.67%) Jasmine
7 115 (62.50%) Node.js
7 115 (62.50%) AngularJS
8 104 (56.52%) CSS3
9 101 (54.89%) TDD
10 98 (53.26%) Git (software)
11 82 (44.57%) Sass
12 74 (40.22%) Grunt
13 71 (38.59%) Continuous Integration
14 61 (33.15%) Java
15 59 (32.07%) BDD
16 54 (29.35%) Protractor
17 51 (27.72%) RESTful
18 50 (27.17%) Scrum
19 46 (25.00%) User Experience
20 45 (24.46%) Pair Programming
20 45 (24.46%) QUnit
21 44 (23.91%) MVC
21 44 (23.91%) Sinon.JS
21 44 (23.91%) Front End Development
22 43 (23.37%) ES6
23 40 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (21.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 38 (20.65%) Jenkins
26 37 (20.11%) Linux

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 115 (62.50%) Node.js
2 27 (14.67%) Confluence
3 22 (11.96%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.09%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) Jetty
6 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.52%) GitHub
3 3 (1.63%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.63%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.09%) Heroku
4 2 (1.09%) IaaS
4 2 (1.09%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.54%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) HTTP
2 4 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.43%) NoSQL
2 10 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (4.35%) CouchDB
5 6 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (2.72%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.17%) Redis
8 3 (1.63%) MySQL
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.54%) KDB
10 1 (0.54%) Power BI
10 1 (0.54%) QlikView
10 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 119 (64.67%) Jasmine
2 98 (53.26%) Git (software)
3 74 (40.22%) Grunt
4 54 (29.35%) Protractor
5 45 (24.46%) QUnit
6 44 (23.91%) Sinon.JS
7 38 (20.65%) Jenkins
8 36 (19.57%) Maven
9 34 (18.48%) gulp
10 33 (17.93%) JIRA
10 33 (17.93%) Karma Test Runner
10 33 (17.93%) Selenium
11 24 (13.04%) Appium
12 22 (11.96%) SonarQube
13 19 (10.33%) Cucumber
14 18 (9.78%) Bower
15 12 (6.52%) PhantomJS
16 10 (5.43%) Ant
17 9 (4.89%) Vagrant
18 8 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (3.80%) Banking
1 7 (3.80%) Investment Banking
2 6 (3.26%) Finance
3 4 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Back Office
4 1 (0.54%) Law
4 1 (0.54%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (86.96%) Developer
2 78 (42.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 60 (32.61%) Angular Developer
4 54 (29.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 29 (15.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 27 (14.67%) HTML Developer
7 22 (11.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (11.96%) Node.js Developer
8 19 (10.33%) Java Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Web Developer
10 13 (7.07%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
12 11 (5.98%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
13 10 (5.43%) HTML CSS Developer
14 8 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 8 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 7 (3.80%) Agile Developer
16 6 (3.26%) JavaScript Engineer
16 6 (3.26%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 6 (3.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (77.17%) CSS
2 139 (75.54%) HTML
3 126 (68.48%) HTML5
4 115 (62.50%) AngularJS
5 104 (56.52%) CSS3
6 82 (44.57%) Sass
7 51 (27.72%) RESTful
8 39 (21.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 34 (18.48%) MEAN Stack
10 33 (17.93%) React
11 29 (15.76%) jQuery
12 28 (15.22%) Express
13 27 (14.67%) Web Services
14 26 (14.13%) Backbone.js
15 24 (13.04%) JSON
16 19 (10.33%) Ember.js
17 18 (9.78%) XML
18 17 (9.24%) LESS
19 16 (8.70%) Spring
20 12 (6.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.00%) User Experience
2 40 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.35%) W3C
4 7 (3.80%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.72%) New Media
6 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.63%) Animation
7 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.54%) Blog
9 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Equities
9 1 (0.54%) Fintech
9 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.54%) IPTV
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Social Network
9 1 (0.54%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.11%) Linux
2 18 (9.78%) CentOS
2 18 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (6.52%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.63%) Android
6 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (54.89%) TDD
3 71 (38.59%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (32.07%) BDD
5 50 (27.17%) Scrum
6 45 (24.46%) Pair Programming
7 44 (23.91%) Front End Development
7 44 (23.91%) MVC
8 32 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (14.13%) DevOps
9 26 (14.13%) OO
10 22 (11.96%) ATDD
11 21 (11.41%) SOLID
11 21 (11.41%) Web Development
12 20 (10.87%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 20 (10.87%) Unit Testing
13 13 (7.07%) Build Automation
13 13 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (7.07%) Performance Optimisation
14 12 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 150 (81.52%) JavaScript
2 61 (33.15%) Java
3 43 (23.37%) ES6
4 33 (17.93%) ECMAScript
5 25 (13.59%) Ruby
6 23 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 17 (9.24%) PHP
8 16 (8.70%) C#
9 13 (7.07%) Python
10 12 (6.52%) Groovy
11 10 (5.43%) Perl
12 4 (2.17%) SQL
13 2 (1.09%) Clojure
13 2 (1.09%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.09%) Scala
13 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 12 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.72%) Degree
3 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) QA
1 4 (2.17%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (13.04%) Docker
2 22 (11.96%) vSphere
3 12 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (13.04%) Puppet
2 12 (6.52%) Ansible
3 2 (1.09%) Kibana
3 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (11.96%) Atlassian
2 12 (6.52%) Twitter
2 12 (6.52%) VMware
3 10 (5.43%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.26%) Facebook
4 6 (3.26%) Zend
5 3 (1.63%) Adobe
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.09%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.54%) Apigee
7 1 (0.54%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) IBM
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle
7 1 (0.54%) Sencha
7 1 (0.54%) Tableau
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