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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mustache
Rank 588 540 541
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +1
Contract jobs citing Mustache 19 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.080% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.29% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 3
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£398 £505 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.28% +26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £375 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £543 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 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 22 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 -49 19 £398 -21.28% 3
Leeds - 9 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £375 -
Yorkshire - 9 £375 -
East of England +7 5 £400 +6.66%
Hertfordshire - 5 £400 -
London -38 4 £400 -22.55% 2
Watford - 3 £395 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £375 -
North East - 1 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £375 -

Mustache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 43 (79.63%) Sass
2 42 (77.78%) HTML
2 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 42 (77.78%) CSS
3 39 (72.22%) Node.js
4 34 (62.96%) Java
5 26 (48.15%) Git (software)
5 26 (48.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (46.30%) Subversion
6 25 (46.30%) Web Development
7 23 (42.59%) UNIX
8 22 (40.74%) Linux
8 22 (40.74%) HTTP
8 22 (40.74%) Web Design
9 20 (37.04%) Mac OS X
10 16 (29.63%) TDD
10 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
11 15 (27.78%) Grunt
12 14 (25.93%) Configuration Management
13 13 (24.07%) CSS3
13 13 (24.07%) jQuery
13 13 (24.07%) HTML5
14 10 (18.52%) Underscore.js
14 10 (18.52%) SQL
15 9 (16.67%) Python
15 9 (16.67%) JSON
16 8 (14.81%) .NET
16 8 (14.81%) PHP
16 8 (14.81%) Jasmine

Mustache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (72.22%) Node.js
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) osCommerce
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (48.15%) Git (software)
2 25 (46.30%) Subversion
3 15 (27.78%) Grunt
4 8 (14.81%) Jasmine
4 8 (14.81%) Mocha
5 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
6 5 (9.26%) Bower
6 5 (9.26%) Selenium
7 4 (7.41%) WATIR
7 4 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
7 4 (7.41%) Sahi
8 3 (5.56%) QUnit
9 2 (3.70%) JUnit
9 2 (3.70%) JMeter
10 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.85%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 32 (59.26%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.85%) UI Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Agile Coach
8 1 (1.85%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.85%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (1.85%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (79.63%) Sass
2 42 (77.78%) HTML
2 42 (77.78%) CSS
3 13 (24.07%) CSS3
3 13 (24.07%) jQuery
3 13 (24.07%) HTML5
4 10 (18.52%) Underscore.js
5 9 (16.67%) JSON
6 8 (14.81%) .NET
6 8 (14.81%) LESS
7 7 (12.96%) Backbone.js
7 7 (12.96%) Web Services
8 6 (11.11%) XML
9 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.26%) Django
9 5 (9.26%) Jinja
10 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.41%) Ajax
10 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (7.41%) NLog
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) User Experience
2 5 (9.26%) Open Source
3 4 (7.41%) NHS
3 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.70%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) UNIX
2 22 (40.74%) Linux
3 20 (37.04%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) Web Development
3 22 (40.74%) Web Design
4 16 (29.63%) TDD
5 14 (25.93%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.11%) MVC
7 6 (11.11%) BDD
8 5 (9.26%) Mobile Development
9 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.41%) User Stories
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) MVVM
9 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.70%) Workflow
11 1 (1.85%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.85%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.85%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 34 (62.96%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) Python
5 8 (14.81%) PHP
6 6 (11.11%) Ruby
6 6 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Facebook
1 5 (9.26%) Google
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.70%) Splunk
4 1 (1.85%) Apple