The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mustache
Rank 548 527 579
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +52
Contract jobs citing Mustache 39 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.036% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.13% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 7
Average daily rate £525 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 18 April 2014.

Mustache Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mustache
Top 9 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -65 39 £525 +40.00% 5
London -3 33 £530 +41.33% 1
City of London -6 8 £536 -
South East - - - - 3
Northern Ireland - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -

Mustache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (85.11%) Sass
2 33 (70.21%) Node.js
2 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 33 (70.21%) Java
2 33 (70.21%) CSS
3 30 (63.83%) JavaScript
3 30 (63.83%) Git (software)
4 27 (57.45%) Subversion
5 26 (55.32%) TDD
6 25 (53.19%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (40.43%) Grunt
7 19 (40.43%) Web Design
8 18 (38.30%) Web Development
8 18 (38.30%) XML
8 18 (38.30%) UNIX
9 17 (36.17%) Linux
10 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
10 15 (31.91%) Open Source
11 14 (29.79%) CSS3
11 14 (29.79%) HTML5
11 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (29.79%) Selenium
12 13 (27.66%) WATIR
12 13 (27.66%) QA
12 13 (27.66%) Ruby
12 13 (27.66%) SQL
12 13 (27.66%) .NET
12 13 (27.66%) Web Services
12 13 (27.66%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (27.66%) Mac OS X

Mustache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (70.21%) Node.js
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (63.83%) Git (software)
2 27 (57.45%) Subversion
3 19 (40.43%) Grunt
4 14 (29.79%) Selenium
5 13 (27.66%) WATIR
5 13 (27.66%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (27.66%) Cucumber
5 13 (27.66%) Sahi
6 12 (25.53%) Jasmine
6 12 (25.53%) Mocha
7 7 (14.89%) Bower
8 2 (4.26%) PhantomJS
8 2 (4.26%) TextMate
8 2 (4.26%) FitNesse
8 2 (4.26%) JUnit
9 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
9 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.26%) Games
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Developer
2 26 (55.32%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) QA Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Junior
7 1 (2.13%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (85.11%) Sass
2 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 33 (70.21%) CSS
3 18 (38.30%) XML
4 14 (29.79%) CSS3
4 14 (29.79%) HTML5
5 13 (27.66%) .NET
5 13 (27.66%) Web Services
6 12 (25.53%) jQuery
7 9 (19.15%) OOCSS
7 9 (19.15%) JSP
8 7 (14.89%) JSTL
8 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js
9 6 (12.77%) Ajax
10 3 (6.38%) Flash
10 3 (6.38%) XHTML
10 3 (6.38%) Django
10 3 (6.38%) Ext JS
10 3 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Open Source
2 4 (8.51%) W3C
3 1 (2.13%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) UNIX
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 13 (27.66%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) TDD
2 25 (53.19%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (40.43%) Web Design
4 18 (38.30%) Web Development
5 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.66%) BDD
6 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
7 11 (23.40%) OO
8 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Scrum
10 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
12 2 (4.26%) Progressive Enhancement
12 2 (4.26%) Release Management
12 2 (4.26%) Kanban
12 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.26%) OOP
13 1 (2.13%) OOD
13 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) Java
2 30 (63.83%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) Ruby
3 13 (27.66%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) ActionScript
5 3 (6.38%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (4.26%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) ATG
2 3 (6.38%) Zend
2 3 (6.38%) Facebook
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