Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 January 2018 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 207 232
Rank change year-on-year +33 +25 -
Contract jobs citing Mocha 32 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 0.033% 0.095%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.25% 0.21% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 7
North West median daily rate £398 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +9.68% -
10th Percentile £352 £413 £363
90th Percentile £438 £438 £472
England median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 985 966 1,246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.09% 15.76% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 655 755
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £281 £284 £250
90th Percentile £550 £500 £521
England median daily rate £470 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +9.30% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 60
North West median hourly rate £40.25 £41.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.42% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £36.25 £34.70 £30.75
90th Percentile £56.75 £50.00 £41.10
England median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +8.11%

Mocha
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Mocha as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Mocha in the North West

Mocha
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mocha in the North West

Mocha
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mocha in the North West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mocha in the North West

Mocha
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Merseyside - 24 £398 -
Manchester +12 4 - - 3
Cheshire - 3 £403 -
Mocha
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Mocha.

1 27 (84.38%) Node.js
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 22 (68.75%) Express
4 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (62.50%) Java
6 19 (59.38%) Redis
6 19 (59.38%) Nunjucks
7 17 (53.13%) Selenium
8 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 13 (40.63%) JSON
10 12 (37.50%) CSS
10 12 (37.50%) Scrum
10 12 (37.50%) Ansible
10 12 (37.50%) ES6
10 12 (37.50%) Front End Development
11 11 (34.38%) gulp
11 11 (34.38%) Grunt
11 11 (34.38%) SAML
12 10 (31.25%) Linux
12 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
13 9 (28.13%) JMeter
13 9 (28.13%) Chai
13 9 (28.13%) Redux
14 8 (25.00%) Nightwatchjs
14 8 (25.00%) Serverless
14 8 (25.00%) JSON Schema
14 8 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (25.00%) bluebird
14 8 (25.00%) Regular Expression

Mocha
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (25.00%) Serverless
3 4 (12.50%) npm
4 2 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) Redis
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Selenium
2 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (34.38%) Grunt
3 11 (34.38%) gulp
4 9 (28.13%) JMeter
5 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (15.63%) Babel
6 5 (15.63%) webpack
7 4 (12.50%) Bower
7 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
8 3 (9.38%) Jasmine
8 3 (9.38%) SonarQube
8 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
9 2 (6.25%) ERwin
9 2 (6.25%) GitLab
10 1 (3.13%) Broccoli
10 1 (3.13%) JSHint
10 1 (3.13%) JUnit
10 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.38%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (15.63%) React Developer
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) Node.js
2 22 (68.75%) Express
3 19 (59.38%) Nunjucks
4 13 (40.63%) JSON
5 12 (37.50%) CSS
6 11 (34.38%) SAML
7 9 (28.13%) Chai
7 9 (28.13%) Redux
8 8 (25.00%) bluebird
8 8 (25.00%) HTML
8 8 (25.00%) JSON Schema
8 8 (25.00%) Nightwatchjs
8 8 (25.00%) React
8 8 (25.00%) Regular Expression
8 8 (25.00%) Sass
9 6 (18.75%) Jest
9 6 (18.75%) lodash
10 5 (15.63%) CSS3
10 5 (15.63%) HTML5
11 4 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.00%) BDD
5 7 (21.88%) DevOps
5 7 (21.88%) Kanban
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) Microservices
8 3 (9.38%) MVC
9 2 (6.25%) Component Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 20 (62.50%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) ES6
4 2 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe
1 1 (3.13%) Perforce