Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 September 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 328 322 310
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +78
Contract jobs citing Mocha 29 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 1.72% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 46
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.38% +132.14%
10th Percentile £359 £363 £325
90th Percentile £475 £488 £450
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,452 3,082 2,821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.10% 18.63% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,487 1,915 1,696
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £315 £305
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 61 84
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £24.00 £26.50 £28.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £77.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Mocha
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mocha as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Mocha in the South East

Mocha
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mocha in the South East

Mocha
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mocha in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mocha in the South East

Mocha
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mocha in the South East

Mocha
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
Thames Valley +5 18 £450 +15.38% 8
Oxfordshire - 8 £450 -
Hampshire - 6 £438 - 3
Buckinghamshire +14 5 £335 -13.55% 1
Berkshire -16 5 - - 7
Surrey +25 3 - - 1
Kent - 2 £513 -
Mocha
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mocha also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Mocha.

1 22 (75.86%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Selenium
3 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (55.17%) .NET
4 16 (55.17%) Web Services
5 14 (48.28%) Java
5 14 (48.28%) RESTful
5 14 (48.28%) REST
5 14 (48.28%) Chai
6 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
7 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
7 12 (41.38%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 11 (37.93%) Build Automation
8 11 (37.93%) DevOps
8 11 (37.93%) CSS
8 11 (37.93%) .NET Core
9 10 (34.48%) Docker
9 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
9 10 (34.48%) HTML
9 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
9 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
9 10 (34.48%) Jasmine
9 10 (34.48%) Sass
9 10 (34.48%) Node.js
9 10 (34.48%) Azure
10 9 (31.03%) AngularJS

Mocha
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (13.79%) Liferay
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Azure
2 8 (27.59%) GCP
2 8 (27.59%) npm
3 3 (10.34%) OpenShift
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.90%) AWS
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
1 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) Redis
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
2 17 (58.62%) Selenium
3 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
4 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
5 10 (34.48%) Jasmine
6 9 (31.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
7 8 (27.59%) SpecFlow
7 8 (27.59%) TeamCity
7 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (24.14%) webpack
9 6 (20.69%) Grunt
10 5 (17.24%) JIRA
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (17.24%) Protractor
11 4 (13.79%) GitLab
11 4 (13.79%) gulp
11 4 (13.79%) HP UFT
11 4 (13.79%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
1 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Scientific Software Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (17.24%) React Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Angular Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
1 16 (55.17%) Web Services
2 14 (48.28%) Chai
2 14 (48.28%) REST
2 14 (48.28%) RESTful
3 11 (37.93%) .NET Core
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) Node.js
4 10 (34.48%) Sass
5 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
6 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
7 7 (24.14%) React
8 5 (17.24%) CSS3
9 4 (13.79%) Express
9 4 (13.79%) GraphQL
9 4 (13.79%) HTML5
9 4 (13.79%) Redux
9 4 (13.79%) Swagger
10 3 (10.34%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Algorithms
1 8 (27.59%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) Life Science
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Native
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Build Automation
4 11 (37.93%) DevOps
5 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Complexity Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
6 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
6 8 (27.59%) Physics
6 8 (27.59%) Web Development
7 7 (24.14%) User Stories
8 6 (20.69%) BDD
9 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) C++
4 8 (27.59%) Go
4 8 (27.59%) Python
5 7 (24.14%) C#
6 5 (17.24%) F#
6 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
6 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
7 4 (13.79%) ES6
8 3 (10.34%) ES7
9 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
9 2 (6.90%) Kotlin
9 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
2 4 (13.79%) HP ALM
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 8 (27.59%) Google
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) MuleSoft
6 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.90%) OutSystems
6 2 (6.90%) Xamarin