The table below looks at the statistics for Rhino Mocks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rhino Mocks over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rhino Mocks
Rank 601 570 533
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -37
Contract jobs citing Rhino Mocks 23 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 0.66% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 41
Average daily rate £375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £555 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7651 7001 5948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.86% 13.55% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5107 4702 3757
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 127 129
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.40 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.47 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

Rhino Mocks
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Rhino Mocks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rhino Mocks
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rhino Mocks within the UK.

Rhino Mocks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Rhino Mocks
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rhino Mocks within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Rhino Mocks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Rhino Mocks
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rhino Mocks within the UK.

Rhino Mocks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Rhino Mocks
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rhino Mocks within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -54 21 £375 +7.14% 57
London -9 9 £415 +10.66% 21
South East -5 7 £375 -28.57% 14
South West 0 3 £340 -15.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 £340 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Brighton +17 1 £375 - 1
East Sussex +10 1 £375 - 1
Wales -8 1 £375 -
Cardiff -10 1 £375 -
Surrey -11 1 £375 -28.57% 6
South Wales -14 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £375 - 5
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 5
Reading - 1 £375 -
Kent - 1 £375 - 3
Maidstone - 1 £375 -
Woking - 1 £375 -
Manchester - 1 £375 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Scotland - 1 £325 -
Edinburgh - 1 £325 -

Rhino Mocks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 52 (100.00%) C#
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (96.15%) SQL Server
3 49 (94.23%) NUnit
4 42 (80.77%) TDD
4 42 (80.77%) WCF
5 40 (76.92%) MVC
6 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
8 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (61.54%) Moq
9 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
10 27 (51.92%) RESTful
11 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 22 (42.31%) Unity DI Container
12 22 (42.31%) WPF
13 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
14 20 (38.46%) Unit Testing
14 20 (38.46%) BDD
14 20 (38.46%) OO
14 20 (38.46%) Scrum
15 19 (36.54%) SQL
15 19 (36.54%) Web Services
15 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (34.62%) NHibernate
17 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (32.69%) MSTest
17 17 (32.69%) Automated Testing
17 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering

Rhino Mocks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.92%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 19 (36.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) MS Access
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) SQL CLR
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (94.23%) NUnit
2 32 (61.54%) Moq
3 17 (32.69%) MSTest
4 16 (30.77%) SpecFlow
5 15 (28.85%) Cucumber
6 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
6 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (19.23%) FxCop
7 10 (19.23%) NCover
8 7 (13.46%) Hudson
9 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
10 3 (5.77%) NSubstitute
11 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
12 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
12 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
2 20 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 15 (28.85%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.85%) C# Software Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Software Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (19.23%) C# WPF Developer
4 10 (19.23%) WPF Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Agile C# Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Agile Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Angular Developer
5 8 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) AWS Software Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Tester
7 5 (9.62%) C# WCF Developer
7 5 (9.62%) WCF Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (80.77%) WCF
3 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
4 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (51.92%) RESTful
6 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 22 (42.31%) Unity DI Container
7 22 (42.31%) WPF
8 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
9 19 (36.54%) Web Services
10 18 (34.62%) NHibernate
11 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 16 (30.77%) Entity Framework
12 16 (30.77%) jQuery
12 16 (30.77%) MSMQ
13 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
13 15 (28.85%) CSS
13 15 (28.85%) Gherkin
13 15 (28.85%) HTML
14 13 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Client/Server
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Blog
4 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) TDD
2 40 (76.92%) MVC
3 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (38.46%) BDD
4 20 (38.46%) OO
4 20 (38.46%) Scrum
4 20 (38.46%) Unit Testing
5 17 (32.69%) Automated Testing
5 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
6 16 (30.77%) Kanban
7 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
7 15 (28.85%) OOP
8 11 (21.15%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (19.23%) CQRS
9 10 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (19.23%) MVVM
9 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
9 10 (19.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 19 (36.54%) SQL
4 15 (28.85%) Ruby
5 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.77%) Java
7 2 (3.85%) F#
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) MCAD
2 1 (1.92%) MCP
2 1 (1.92%) MCSD
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Sybase
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.92%) Telerik