The table below looks at the statistics for Rhino Mocks skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rhino Mocks over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rhino Mocks
Rank 181 191 179
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Rhino Mocks 3 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 1.23% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
734 729 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.29% 12.57% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 536 511
Average daily rate £426 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £27.37 £48.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.85% +17.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

Rhino Mocks
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rhino Mocks across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rhino Mocks Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rhino Mocks
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rhino Mocks across the City of London region.

Rhino Mocks Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Rhino Mocks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rhino Mocks 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 Rhino Mocks.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
4 4 (57.14%) NUnit
5 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) C++
5 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) WF
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) VCP4
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Kanban
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) SOA
6 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) VB6
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) Equities

Rhino Mocks
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rhino Mocks 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 Rhino Mocks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) WF
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Autofac
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Greeks
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VCP4