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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mustache
Rank 593 561 591
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Contract jobs citing Mustache 13 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.025% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.083% 0.085% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
15614 15218 15834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.01% 28.82% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10108 9812 9495
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 263 387
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 September 2014.

Mustache Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mustache
Top 8 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 September 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
England -37 13 £500 +33.33% 1
London +8 12 £500 +11.11% 1
City of London - 3 £495 - 1
South East - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -

Mustache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 49 (90.74%) Sass
2 43 (79.63%) Java
3 42 (77.78%) Node.js
4 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
5 40 (74.07%) HTML
5 40 (74.07%) CSS
6 36 (66.67%) Subversion
6 36 (66.67%) Git (software)
7 32 (59.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (51.85%) TDD
8 28 (51.85%) Web Design
8 28 (51.85%) UNIX
8 28 (51.85%) Linux
9 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (40.74%) Mac OS X
10 22 (40.74%) Relational Database
11 20 (37.04%) Grunt
12 19 (35.19%) Web Development
13 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (27.78%) Ruby
14 15 (27.78%) HTTP
14 15 (27.78%) Web Services
15 14 (25.93%) SQL
16 13 (24.07%) .NET
16 13 (24.07%) Selenium
16 13 (24.07%) jQuery
16 13 (24.07%) Jasmine
16 13 (24.07%) CSS3
16 13 (24.07%) HTML5
16 13 (24.07%) Mocha

Mustache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 42 (77.78%) Node.js
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.85%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (66.67%) Subversion
1 36 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (37.04%) Grunt
3 13 (24.07%) Mocha
3 13 (24.07%) Jasmine
3 13 (24.07%) Selenium
4 12 (22.22%) WATIR
4 12 (22.22%) Sahi
4 12 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 12 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (12.96%) Bower
6 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Developer
2 33 (61.11%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 5 (9.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) QA Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.56%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (1.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Web Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Quality Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (90.74%) Sass
2 40 (74.07%) HTML
2 40 (74.07%) CSS
3 15 (27.78%) Web Services
4 13 (24.07%) .NET
4 13 (24.07%) jQuery
4 13 (24.07%) HTML5
4 13 (24.07%) CSS3
5 12 (22.22%) XML
6 8 (14.81%) JSP
7 7 (12.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (11.11%) JSTL
9 5 (9.26%) OOCSS
10 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.41%) Ajax
11 3 (5.56%) RESTful
11 3 (5.56%) Backbone.js
12 2 (3.70%) Underscore.js
12 2 (3.70%) Smarty
12 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (7.41%) W3C
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) UNIX
1 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 22 (40.74%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) Responsive Web Design
2 28 (51.85%) Web Design
2 28 (51.85%) TDD
3 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (35.19%) Web Development
5 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 12 (22.22%) BDD
7 9 (16.67%) OO
7 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Project Management
11 2 (3.70%) MVC
11 2 (3.70%) Scrum
11 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
12 1 (1.85%) CRUD
12 1 (1.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) Java
2 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.78%) Ruby
4 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) ATG
2 1 (1.85%) Zend
2 1 (1.85%) Sencha
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft