Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mocha skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mocha over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mocha
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 539 664 727
Rank change year-on-year +125 +63 +39
Contract jobs citing Mocha 337 201 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.91% 1.24% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 151 112
England median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £325
90th Percentile £618 £650 £583
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
England median hourly rate £48.75 - -
UK median hourly rate £48.75 - -

Mocha is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17676 16148 15083
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.78% 16.60% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12387 10923 10132
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £280
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 232 290
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.88 £26.12 £23.70
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.63 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Mocha
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Mocha as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mocha in England

Mocha
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mocha in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mocha in England

Mocha
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mocha in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mocha in England

Mocha
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mocha in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mocha in England

Mocha
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 224 £475 +5.56% 28
South East +51 56 £408 -4.12% 6
North of England +78 34 £398 -6.47% 3
North West +54 30 £398 -6.47% 1
East of England -3 16 £425 +17.24% 4
West Midlands +33 6 £500 +42.86% 1
Midlands +31 6 £500 +42.86% 3
Yorkshire +26 4 £444 +4.41% 2
Mocha
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mocha also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Mocha.

1 261 (77.45%) JavaScript
2 221 (65.58%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (62.02%) TDD
4 203 (60.24%) Node.js
5 176 (52.23%) CSS
6 168 (49.85%) React
7 167 (49.55%) HTML
8 147 (43.62%) AngularJS
9 135 (40.06%) Git (software)
10 128 (37.98%) Jasmine
11 126 (37.39%) Chai
12 118 (35.01%) HTML5
13 109 (32.34%) Jenkins
13 109 (32.34%) Karma Test Runner
13 109 (32.34%) ES6
14 106 (31.45%) BDD
15 99 (29.38%) Test Automation
15 99 (29.38%) Redux
16 95 (28.19%) Sass
17 88 (26.11%) Java
17 88 (26.11%) Scrum
18 86 (25.52%) CSS3
18 86 (25.52%) Front End Development
19 82 (24.33%) Selenium
20 79 (23.44%) webpack
21 74 (21.96%) RESTful
22 68 (20.18%) Unit Testing
22 68 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
23 66 (19.58%) Protractor
24 60 (17.80%) Amazon AWS

Mocha
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (7.12%) CMS
2 12 (3.56%) EPiServer
3 11 (3.26%) Confluence
4 8 (2.37%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.78%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.19%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.89%) Apache
8 3 (0.89%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.89%) nginx
8 3 (0.89%) WordPress
9 2 (0.59%) Drupal
9 2 (0.59%) Mule
10 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.30%) JBoss
10 1 (0.30%) Jetty
10 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (2.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.89%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.30%) GIMP
5 1 (0.30%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 60 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (14.54%) npm
3 37 (10.98%) Serverless
4 24 (7.12%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (4.45%) GitHub
7 14 (4.15%) OpenShift
8 11 (3.26%) Yarn
9 7 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (1.78%) Heroku
11 5 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.19%) SaaS
13 3 (0.89%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.89%) IaaS
13 3 (0.89%) PaaS
14 2 (0.59%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.59%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.04%) Internet
2 10 (2.97%) HTTP
3 7 (2.08%) SMS
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.68%) MongoDB
2 22 (6.53%) MySQL
3 20 (5.93%) Redis
4 13 (3.86%) Big Data
5 12 (3.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (3.56%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.56%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.89%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.89%) Couchbase
7 3 (0.89%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.30%) DB2
9 1 (0.30%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 135 (40.06%) Git (software)
2 128 (37.98%) Jasmine
3 109 (32.34%) Jenkins
3 109 (32.34%) Karma Test Runner
4 82 (24.33%) Selenium
5 79 (23.44%) webpack
6 66 (19.58%) Protractor
7 56 (16.62%) gulp
8 40 (11.87%) Grunt
9 39 (11.57%) JIRA
10 37 (10.98%) Babel
11 36 (10.68%) Sinon.JS
12 26 (7.72%) Cucumber
13 25 (7.42%) TeamCity
14 24 (7.12%) Subversion
15 19 (5.64%) GitLab
15 19 (5.64%) WebDriver
16 14 (4.15%) Gradle
16 14 (4.15%) Maven
17 13 (3.86%) Mercurial
General
1 35 (10.39%) Finance
2 28 (8.31%) Banking
3 13 (3.86%) Marketing
3 13 (3.86%) Retail
4 7 (2.08%) Front Office
4 7 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.48%) Games
5 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.19%) Advertising
7 3 (0.89%) Automotive
7 3 (0.89%) International Banking
7 3 (0.89%) Law
7 3 (0.89%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 286 (84.87%) Developer
2 90 (26.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 73 (21.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 63 (18.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 54 (16.02%) Node.js Developer
6 42 (12.46%) UI Developer
7 26 (7.72%) Senior Developer
8 24 (7.12%) Angular Developer
8 24 (7.12%) Java Developer
9 21 (6.23%) HTML Developer
10 16 (4.75%) JavaScript Engineer
11 15 (4.45%) HTML CSS Developer
11 15 (4.45%) Web Developer
12 10 (2.97%) Agile Developer
13 8 (2.37%) AWS Developer
13 8 (2.37%) Lead Developer
13 8 (2.37%) QA Automation Engineer
13 8 (2.37%) QA Engineer
13 8 (2.37%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 8 (2.37%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (60.24%) Node.js
2 176 (52.23%) CSS
3 168 (49.85%) React
4 167 (49.55%) HTML
5 147 (43.62%) AngularJS
6 126 (37.39%) Chai
7 118 (35.01%) HTML5
8 99 (29.38%) Redux
9 95 (28.19%) Sass
10 86 (25.52%) CSS3
11 74 (21.96%) RESTful
12 55 (16.32%) Express
13 48 (14.24%) REST
14 46 (13.65%) Web Services
15 40 (11.87%) LESS
16 36 (10.68%) Jest
17 34 (10.09%) .NET
18 28 (8.31%) Backbone.js
18 28 (8.31%) jQuery
19 27 (8.01%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.32%) User Experience
2 12 (3.56%) Fintech
2 12 (3.56%) Mobile App
3 9 (2.67%) Virtual Team
4 5 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.48%) Smart Home
4 5 (1.48%) W3C
5 4 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (1.19%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.19%) Market Risk
6 3 (0.89%) Cloud Native
6 3 (0.89%) New Media
7 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.59%) Derivative
7 2 (0.59%) Equities
7 2 (0.59%) FMCG
8 1 (0.30%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.04%) Linux
2 11 (3.26%) Mac OS
3 9 (2.67%) Windows
4 5 (1.48%) Android
5 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.19%) CoreOS
5 4 (1.19%) Unix
6 2 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (65.58%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (62.02%) TDD
3 106 (31.45%) BDD
4 99 (29.38%) Test Automation
5 88 (26.11%) Scrum
6 86 (25.52%) Front End Development
7 68 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (20.18%) Unit Testing
8 60 (17.80%) OO
9 44 (13.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 41 (12.17%) Web Development
11 36 (10.68%) E-Commerce
12 31 (9.20%) OOP
13 28 (8.31%) Mobile First
14 26 (7.72%) Analytics
14 26 (7.72%) SOLID
15 25 (7.42%) Mentoring
16 24 (7.12%) DevOps
16 24 (7.12%) Pair Programming
17 23 (6.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 261 (77.45%) JavaScript
2 109 (32.34%) ES6
3 88 (26.11%) Java
4 30 (8.90%) TypeScript
5 22 (6.53%) SQL
6 19 (5.64%) C#
7 16 (4.75%) Python
8 12 (3.56%) PHP
9 11 (3.26%) C
9 11 (3.26%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.67%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.37%) Scala
12 6 (1.78%) ECMAScript
12 6 (1.78%) GraphQL
12 6 (1.78%) Ruby
13 4 (1.19%) C++
14 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.30%) Perl
15 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (4.45%) Degree
2 11 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.59%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.79%) QA
2 18 (5.34%) WCAG
3 9 (2.67%) WAI
4 1 (0.30%) GDPR
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (12.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.59%) Varnish
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (5.64%) Ansible
2 12 (3.56%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.67%) Control-M
4 6 (1.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (1.19%) Mesos
5 4 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.19%) Puppet
6 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (2.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.67%) Oracle
3 7 (2.08%) Google
4 6 (1.78%) Adobe
5 5 (1.48%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.89%) Apiary
6 3 (0.89%) Marketo
7 2 (0.59%) Apple
7 2 (0.59%) Coveo
7 2 (0.59%) GoCardless
7 2 (0.59%) HP
7 2 (0.59%) PayPal
7 2 (0.59%) Perforce
7 2 (0.59%) Recurly
7 2 (0.59%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.59%) Sage
7 2 (0.59%) Telerik
7 2 (0.59%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.59%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.30%) Databricks