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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mocha
Rank 550 588 552
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -36
Contract jobs citing Mocha 70 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.042% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 17 17
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£413 £475 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £388
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
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
7557 7024 5870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.29% 12.85% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 4513 3677
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 152 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.83 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +21 69 £425 -10.52% 14
London +35 58 £444 -4.05% 10
Croydon - 7 - -
Leeds - 6 £438 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £438 -
Yorkshire - 6 £438 - 2
Bristol - 4 £350 -
South West - 4 £350 -
City of London -10 2 £475 +25.82% 2
North West - 1 £313 -
Manchester - 1 £313 -
Stirling - 1 £375 -
Scotland - 1 £375 -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 109 (93.16%) JavaScript
2 99 (84.62%) CSS
3 97 (82.91%) HTML
4 85 (72.65%) Node.js
5 83 (70.94%) Jasmine
6 78 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (64.10%) AngularJS
8 73 (62.39%) HTML5
9 69 (58.97%) Grunt
10 67 (57.26%) TDD
11 52 (44.44%) CSS3
12 44 (37.61%) jQuery
12 44 (37.61%) Java
13 43 (36.75%) OO
13 43 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (31.62%) Backbone.js
15 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
15 34 (29.06%) gulp
16 33 (28.21%) Sass
16 33 (28.21%) Maven
17 32 (27.35%) Web Services
18 31 (26.50%) JSON
18 31 (26.50%) React
19 29 (24.79%) Unit Testing
19 29 (24.79%) Scrum
20 28 (23.93%) Responsive Web Design
20 28 (23.93%) Ember.js
20 28 (23.93%) RESTful
21 27 (23.08%) Web Development
22 25 (21.37%) MongoDB

Mocha
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (72.65%) Node.js
2 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.26%) Jetty
4 8 (6.84%) JBoss
4 8 (6.84%) Apache
4 8 (6.84%) nginx
4 8 (6.84%) Confluence
4 8 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (5.98%) Tornado
5 7 (5.98%) WildFly
5 7 (5.98%) Mule ESB
5 7 (5.98%) Apache TomEE
5 7 (5.98%) Apache Qpid
5 7 (5.98%) iPlanet
5 7 (5.98%) Alfresco
5 7 (5.98%) Mule
5 7 (5.98%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.98%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.56%) CMS
7 2 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.84%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Heroku
5 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) HTTP
2 8 (6.84%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (3.42%) AMQP
4 2 (1.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.37%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (8.55%) Redis
3 7 (5.98%) Riak
3 7 (5.98%) Infinispan
3 7 (5.98%) MySQL
3 7 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.98%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.56%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (70.94%) Jasmine
2 69 (58.97%) Grunt
3 34 (29.06%) gulp
3 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
4 33 (28.21%) Maven
5 19 (16.24%) QUnit
5 19 (16.24%) Bower
6 15 (12.82%) webpack
6 15 (12.82%) Subversion
7 14 (11.97%) Selenium
7 14 (11.97%) Jenkins
8 9 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
9 8 (6.84%) SonarQube
9 8 (6.84%) JIRA
9 8 (6.84%) JMeter
9 8 (6.84%) JUnit
9 8 (6.84%) Gradle
9 8 (6.84%) Artifactory
9 8 (6.84%) Cucumber
9 8 (6.84%) Gerrit
General
1 13 (11.11%) Banking
2 12 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Publishing
4 4 (3.42%) Finance
5 2 (1.71%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 92 (78.63%) Developer
2 33 (28.21%) Front-End Developer
3 31 (26.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 12 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.55%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Architect
9 6 (5.13%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Node.js Developer
12 2 (1.71%) Front-End Web Developer
12 2 (1.71%) Analyst
12 2 (1.71%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (84.62%) CSS
2 97 (82.91%) HTML
3 75 (64.10%) AngularJS
4 73 (62.39%) HTML5
5 52 (44.44%) CSS3
6 44 (37.61%) jQuery
7 37 (31.62%) Backbone.js
8 33 (28.21%) Sass
9 32 (27.35%) Web Services
10 31 (26.50%) JSON
10 31 (26.50%) React
11 28 (23.93%) Ember.js
11 28 (23.93%) RESTful
12 21 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (16.24%) XML
14 18 (15.38%) Ajax
15 15 (12.82%) koa
15 15 (12.82%) Meteor
15 15 (12.82%) bluebird
16 12 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) User Experience
2 13 (11.11%) Social Media
3 12 (10.26%) Market Risk
4 7 (5.98%) W3C
5 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.56%) Social Network
5 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.71%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.71%) Replication
6 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) Linux
2 11 (9.40%) CentOS
3 8 (6.84%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.98%) UNIX
5 6 (5.13%) Mac OS X
6 5 (4.27%) Android
6 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (57.26%) TDD
3 43 (36.75%) OO
3 43 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (24.79%) Unit Testing
4 29 (24.79%) Scrum
5 28 (23.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 27 (23.08%) Web Development
7 20 (17.09%) E-Commerce
8 19 (16.24%) Pair Programming
9 18 (15.38%) MVC
9 18 (15.38%) Dependency Management
10 15 (12.82%) BDD
10 15 (12.82%) Analytics
11 9 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.69%) Open Source
12 8 (6.84%) SOA
12 8 (6.84%) Microservices
13 7 (5.98%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (5.98%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 109 (93.16%) JavaScript
2 44 (37.61%) Java
3 8 (6.84%) TypeScript
3 8 (6.84%) SQL
4 3 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.84%) vCloud
2 7 (5.98%) Squid
2 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.98%) Varnish
3 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) ZABBIX
1 8 (6.84%) Puppet
1 8 (6.84%) HAProxy
1 8 (6.84%) Ansible
1 8 (6.84%) logstash
1 8 (6.84%) Salt
1 8 (6.84%) Kibana
1 8 (6.84%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (9.40%) Twitter
2 8 (6.84%) Red Hat
2 8 (6.84%) VMware
2 8 (6.84%) Pega
2 8 (6.84%) Splunk
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle
4 3 (2.56%) Apigee
5 2 (1.71%) Adobe
5 2 (1.71%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Sencha
6 1 (0.85%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.85%) Facebook
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