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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mocha
Rank 545 615 593
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -22
Contract jobs citing Mocha 107 58 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 0.70% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 47 34
Median daily rate £431 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £395 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £584 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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
8992 8320 7413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 14.37% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6051 5502 4930
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 192 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +45 104 £425 -11.45% 26
London +63 95 £450 -10.00% 16
City of London +24 9 £475 +2.15% 7
East of England - 4 £363 - 1
Wales - 3 £450 -
South Wales - 3 £450 -
Newport - 3 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £375 -
South West - 2 £338 - 2
North West +12 1 - - 1
Westminster -18 1 £475 -1.04%
Hammersmith - 1 £450 -
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
Bristol - 1 £325 - 1
Dorset - 1 £350 -
Bedford - 1 £350 -
Reading - 1 £175 -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Bournemouth - 1 £350 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £175 - 1
South East - 1 £175 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £350 -

Mocha
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 191 (87.61%) JavaScript
2 171 (78.44%) CSS
3 166 (76.15%) HTML
4 143 (65.60%) Jasmine
5 135 (61.93%) Node.js
6 134 (61.47%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (52.75%) TDD
8 112 (51.38%) Front End Development
9 106 (48.62%) AngularJS
10 98 (44.95%) BDD
11 94 (43.12%) CSS3
12 93 (42.66%) HTML5
13 90 (41.28%) Sass
14 86 (39.45%) Git (software)
15 85 (38.99%) React
16 83 (38.07%) ES6
16 83 (38.07%) gulp
17 74 (33.94%) Grunt
18 67 (30.73%) Express
19 64 (29.36%) Chai
20 63 (28.90%) Cucumber
21 60 (27.52%) Selenium
22 52 (23.85%) WebDriver
23 50 (22.94%) Docker
24 49 (22.48%) OO
25 48 (22.02%) REST
25 48 (22.02%) Karma Test Runner
26 47 (21.56%) Web Development
27 46 (21.10%) webpack
28 44 (20.18%) Babel

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 17 (7.80%) Confluence
2 9 (4.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.21%) CMS
4 3 (1.38%) Apache
5 2 (0.92%) nginx
5 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.46%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.46%) Drupal
6 1 (0.46%) JBoss
6 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.46%) WildFly
6 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.83%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (13.30%) GitHub
3 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.29%) CloudBees
4 5 (2.29%) IaaS
4 5 (2.29%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.29%) PaaS
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.92%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.92%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.92%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.92%) Google Play
5 2 (0.92%) Heroku
5 2 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.29%) HTTP
2 3 (1.38%) Network Security
3 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.76%) MongoDB
2 18 (8.26%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (5.50%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.13%) MySQL
6 7 (3.21%) Redis
7 6 (2.75%) RethinkDB
8 5 (2.29%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.92%) Big Data
9 2 (0.92%) DB2
10 1 (0.46%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.46%) Riak
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 143 (65.60%) Jasmine
2 86 (39.45%) Git (software)
3 83 (38.07%) gulp
4 74 (33.94%) Grunt
5 63 (28.90%) Cucumber
6 60 (27.52%) Selenium
7 52 (23.85%) WebDriver
8 48 (22.02%) Karma Test Runner
9 46 (21.10%) webpack
10 44 (20.18%) Babel
11 40 (18.35%) JIRA
12 33 (15.14%) Jenkins
13 28 (12.84%) Maven
14 24 (11.01%) TeamCity
15 21 (9.63%) Protractor
15 21 (9.63%) QUnit
16 16 (7.34%) Sonatype Nexus
17 14 (6.42%) Sinon.JS
18 13 (5.96%) JUnit
18 13 (5.96%) Subversion
General
1 24 (11.01%) Finance
2 13 (5.96%) Retail
3 11 (5.05%) Publishing
4 6 (2.75%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.29%) Banking
6 4 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.92%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 197 (90.37%) Developer
2 109 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 73 (33.49%) JavaScript Developer
4 35 (16.06%) HTML Developer
4 35 (16.06%) Senior Developer
5 33 (15.14%) Node.js Developer
6 28 (12.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 26 (11.93%) UI Developer
8 25 (11.47%) Angular Developer
8 25 (11.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 24 (11.01%) HTML CSS Developer
10 20 (9.17%) Web Developer
11 13 (5.96%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 13 (5.96%) JavaScript Engineer
12 12 (5.50%) Web UI Developer
13 8 (3.67%) QA Engineer
13 8 (3.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 6 (2.75%) AWS Developer
15 5 (2.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
16 4 (1.83%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (78.44%) CSS
2 166 (76.15%) HTML
3 135 (61.93%) Node.js
4 106 (48.62%) AngularJS
5 94 (43.12%) CSS3
6 93 (42.66%) HTML5
7 90 (41.28%) Sass
8 85 (38.99%) React
9 67 (30.73%) Express
10 64 (29.36%) Chai
11 48 (22.02%) REST
12 44 (20.18%) Handlebars
13 40 (18.35%) jQuery
14 34 (15.60%) .NET
15 27 (12.39%) LESS
15 27 (12.39%) RESTful
16 24 (11.01%) Django
17 23 (10.55%) RequireJS
18 22 (10.09%) Web Services
19 21 (9.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.27%) User Experience
2 15 (6.88%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.13%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.67%) Equities
6 7 (3.21%) W3C
7 6 (2.75%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.83%) Graphic Design
10 3 (1.38%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.92%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.46%) Blog
12 1 (0.46%) Fintech
12 1 (0.46%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.46%) Minimum Viable Product
12 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.59%) Linux
2 9 (4.13%) Android
2 9 (4.13%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.29%) Mac OS
3 5 (2.29%) Unix
4 4 (1.83%) Windows
5 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (61.47%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (52.75%) TDD
3 112 (51.38%) Front End Development
4 98 (44.95%) BDD
5 49 (22.48%) OO
6 47 (21.56%) Web Development
7 42 (19.27%) Mobile First
8 40 (18.35%) Scrum
9 35 (16.06%) MVC
10 34 (15.60%) Unit Testing
11 31 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (10.55%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 21 (9.63%) Progressive Enhancement
14 19 (8.72%) OOP
15 18 (8.26%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (7.80%) E-Commerce
17 16 (7.34%) Software Engineering
18 15 (6.88%) DevOps
18 15 (6.88%) Web Operations
19 14 (6.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 191 (87.61%) JavaScript
2 83 (38.07%) ES6
3 31 (14.22%) Java
4 28 (12.84%) Python
5 22 (10.09%) C#
6 19 (8.72%) PHP
7 9 (4.13%) Ruby
7 9 (4.13%) SQL
8 7 (3.21%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.75%) ECMAScript
10 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.38%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.38%) Scala
12 2 (0.92%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.92%) Clojure
12 2 (0.92%) Groovy
13 1 (0.46%) C
13 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (4.59%) Degree
2 6 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.92%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.55%) QA
2 11 (5.05%) WAI
3 5 (2.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 50 (22.94%) Docker
2 5 (2.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (5.50%) Adobe
2 8 (3.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.21%) Oracle
4 6 (2.75%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.29%) Telerik
6 4 (1.83%) Zend
7 3 (1.38%) Apple
8 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.92%) Google
8 2 (0.92%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.92%) Syncfusion
9 1 (0.46%) HP
9 1 (0.46%) Perforce
9 1 (0.46%) Rally
9 1 (0.46%) Sybase
9 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.46%) Twitter
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