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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mustache
Rank 575 561 541
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs citing Mustache 37 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.061% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.22% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 6
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£418 £516 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.12% +33.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
15071 14856 12792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.00% 27.62% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9795 9728 7977
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 208 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mustache within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Mustache Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mustache
Top 12 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 6 May 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 -13 37 £418 -19.12% 2
London -19 15 £525 +0.23% 1
Leeds - 14 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 14 £375 -
Yorkshire - 14 £375 -
East of England +5 5 £400 +6.66%
Hertfordshire - 5 £400 -
North East - 3 £430 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £430 -
Watford - 3 £395 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £430 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £450 -

Mustache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 48 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 44 (73.33%) HTML
2 44 (73.33%) CSS
2 44 (73.33%) Sass
3 39 (65.00%) Node.js
3 39 (65.00%) Java
4 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (48.33%) Subversion
6 27 (45.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (41.67%) Web Development
8 23 (38.33%) Web Design
8 23 (38.33%) UNIX
8 23 (38.33%) HTTP
9 22 (36.67%) Linux
10 20 (33.33%) Mac OS X
10 20 (33.33%) TDD
11 18 (30.00%) jQuery
12 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
13 15 (25.00%) Grunt
14 14 (23.33%) HTML5
14 14 (23.33%) CSS3
14 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
14 14 (23.33%) Python
14 14 (23.33%) SQL
15 13 (21.67%) PHP
15 13 (21.67%) JSON
16 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (18.33%) C#
18 10 (16.67%) XML

Mustache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 39 (65.00%) Node.js
2 6 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) osCommerce
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) HTTP
2 6 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (11.67%) Pentaho
3 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 29 (48.33%) Subversion
3 15 (25.00%) Grunt
4 8 (13.33%) Mocha
4 8 (13.33%) Jasmine
4 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (11.67%) Cucumber
5 7 (11.67%) QUnit
6 6 (10.00%) Selenium
6 6 (10.00%) JUnit
6 6 (10.00%) JMeter
7 5 (8.33%) Bower
8 4 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (6.67%) WATIR
8 4 (6.67%) Sahi
9 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.67%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
1 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (90.00%) Developer
2 32 (53.33%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.67%) Agile Coach
8 1 (1.67%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (1.67%) UI Developer
8 1 (1.67%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (73.33%) HTML
1 44 (73.33%) CSS
1 44 (73.33%) Sass
2 18 (30.00%) jQuery
3 14 (23.33%) HTML5
3 14 (23.33%) CSS3
4 13 (21.67%) JSON
5 10 (16.67%) Ajax
5 10 (16.67%) XML
5 10 (16.67%) Underscore.js
6 9 (15.00%) LESS
7 8 (13.33%) Web Services
7 8 (13.33%) .NET
8 7 (11.67%) J2EE
8 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
8 7 (11.67%) JPA
8 7 (11.67%) Drools
8 7 (11.67%) Backbone.js
8 7 (11.67%) JRules
8 7 (11.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) User Experience
2 6 (10.00%) Smartcard
2 6 (10.00%) PKI
3 5 (8.33%) Open Source
4 4 (6.67%) NHS
4 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) UNIX
2 22 (36.67%) Linux
3 20 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 6 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 25 (41.67%) Web Development
4 23 (38.33%) Web Design
5 20 (33.33%) TDD
6 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
7 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.67%) MVC
9 7 (11.67%) Workflow
10 6 (10.00%) BDD
11 5 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 4 (6.67%) Software Delivery
12 4 (6.67%) User Stories
12 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
12 4 (6.67%) MVVM
13 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
14 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
14 1 (1.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 39 (65.00%) Java
3 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 14 (23.33%) Python
4 13 (21.67%) PHP
5 11 (18.33%) C#
6 6 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Cisco
1 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (10.00%) Splunk
2 5 (8.33%) Facebook
2 5 (8.33%) Google
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Apple