The table below looks at the statistics for Mustache skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mustache over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mustache
Rank 606 567 586
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Contract jobs citing Mustache 7 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.066% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Average daily rate
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£423 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15771 15204 15018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 28.99% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10491 9867 8994
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 284 376
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.02 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Mustache
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mustache within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Mustache Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mustache
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mustache within the UK.

Mustache Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mustache
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mustache within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
London -3 7 £423 +53.63% 4
England -30 7 £423 +30.00% 5
City of London - 3 £423 - 2
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -

Mustache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mustache 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 Mustache.

1 32 (86.49%) Sass
2 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 29 (78.38%) Node.js
3 28 (75.68%) HTML
3 28 (75.68%) CSS
4 26 (70.27%) Java
5 22 (59.46%) Git (software)
6 19 (51.35%) Subversion
7 18 (48.65%) HTTP
8 16 (43.24%) UNIX
8 16 (43.24%) Linux
8 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (43.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (40.54%) Web Design
10 14 (37.84%) Mac OS X
11 13 (35.14%) Web Development
11 13 (35.14%) jQuery
11 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (35.14%) HTML5
12 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
12 11 (29.73%) Selenium
12 11 (29.73%) TDD
12 11 (29.73%) PHP
13 10 (27.03%) Web Services
13 10 (27.03%) Ruby
13 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
14 9 (24.32%) CSS3
14 9 (24.32%) SQL
14 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
15 8 (21.62%) .NET

Mustache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mustache 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 Mustache. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (78.38%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) osCommerce
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Git (software)
2 19 (51.35%) Subversion
3 11 (29.73%) Selenium
4 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
5 7 (18.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (18.92%) WATIR
5 7 (18.92%) Sahi
6 6 (16.22%) Jasmine
7 5 (13.51%) Sinon.JS
7 5 (13.51%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (13.51%) QUnit
8 4 (10.81%) Grunt
9 3 (8.11%) Bower
9 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
10 1 (2.70%) Mocha
10 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (5.41%) Publishing
1 2 (5.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 24 (64.86%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) QA Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (2.70%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) Sass
2 28 (75.68%) HTML
2 28 (75.68%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) jQuery
3 13 (35.14%) HTML5
4 10 (27.03%) Web Services
5 9 (24.32%) CSS3
6 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (21.62%) .NET
7 7 (18.92%) XML
7 7 (18.92%) Smarty
7 7 (18.92%) Backbone.js
8 6 (16.22%) LESS
9 5 (13.51%) Ember.js
9 5 (13.51%) YUI
9 5 (13.51%) Ext JS
10 3 (8.11%) RESTful
10 3 (8.11%) Ajax
10 3 (8.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Open Source
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) UNIX
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (43.24%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (40.54%) Web Design
3 13 (35.14%) Web Development
3 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (29.73%) TDD
5 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
6 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.92%) BDD
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) OO
9 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (8.11%) Graceful Degradation
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.41%) Project Management
10 2 (5.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 26 (70.27%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) Ruby
5 9 (24.32%) SQL
6 5 (13.51%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) ATG
2 1 (2.70%) Zend
2 1 (2.70%) Sencha
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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