The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Mocha skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mocha over the 3 months to 28 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Mocha 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.91% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £354
% change year-on-year -5.88% +20.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 228 230 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.29% 12.86% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 157 138
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Mocha
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Mocha as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Mocha in Manchester

Mocha
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mocha in Manchester

Mocha
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £388 -
Mocha
North West

Mocha
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mocha.

1 9 (75.00%) TDD
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Jasmine
3 7 (58.33%) Node.js
4 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) GitHub
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) React
5 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
6 4 (33.33%) gulp
6 4 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Web Design
6 4 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (33.33%) Selenium
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (25.00%) WebGL
7 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Android
7 3 (25.00%) CMS
7 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Android Development

Mocha
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) gulp
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (25.00%) Grunt
4 3 (25.00%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (16.67%) Babel
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) TestRail
6 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 1 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Django Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Node.js
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) React
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (25.00%) Chai
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Pixi.js
4 3 (25.00%) WebGL
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Django
5 2 (16.67%) Express
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Marionette.js
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Handlebars
6 1 (8.33%) React Native
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (33.33%) Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Android Development
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
7 1 (8.33%) API Development
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 2 (16.67%) ES6
3 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft