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 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rhino Mocks
Rank 562 521 535
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +14
Contract jobs citing Rhino Mocks 38 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.86% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 34
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £522 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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
7162 6249 6473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 11.71% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4574 4010 3701
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 135 224
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £54.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

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 27 August 2014.

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 30 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 27 August 2014. 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
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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 -33 36 £425 +6.25% 60
London -14 32 £425 +3.65% 29
City of London +19 5 £400 -15.78% 1
Essex -6 1 £550 +6.79% 1
East of England -21 1 £550 +6.79% 6
North West - 1 £220 - 4
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 3
Cheshire - 1 £220 - 4
Warrington - 1 £220 - 3
Basildon - 1 £550 - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 2
Bedford - - - - 1
Bicester - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 3
Cambridge - - - - 2
Canterbury - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Cobham - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Dartford - - - -
Daventry - - - -
Derby - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Horsham - - - -

Rhino Mocks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 82 (96.47%) .NET
2 71 (83.53%) C#
3 66 (77.65%) ASP.NET
4 65 (76.47%) TDD
5 63 (74.12%) MVC
5 63 (74.12%) SQL Server
6 57 (67.06%) NUnit
6 57 (67.06%) .NET Framework
6 57 (67.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (56.47%) jQuery
8 45 (52.94%) HTML
9 42 (49.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
11 38 (44.71%) WCF
12 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
13 33 (38.82%) CSS
14 31 (36.47%) BDD
14 31 (36.47%) MSTest
14 31 (36.47%) Moq
15 30 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (35.29%) Web Services
16 29 (34.12%) Scrum
17 28 (32.94%) NHibernate
17 28 (32.94%) Castle Windsor
18 27 (31.76%) WPF
19 26 (30.59%) HTML5
19 26 (30.59%) Unit Testing
20 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 23 (27.06%) Dependency Injection

Rhino Mocks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (9.41%) CMS
1 8 (9.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Node.js
3 1 (1.18%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (74.12%) SQL Server
2 30 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (16.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.53%) OLAP
9 3 (3.53%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
10 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 57 (67.06%) NUnit
2 31 (36.47%) MSTest
2 31 (36.47%) Moq
3 22 (25.88%) Visual Studio
4 20 (23.53%) SpecFlow
5 14 (16.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (11.76%) TeamCity
7 9 (10.59%) QUnit
8 6 (7.06%) Jasmine
8 6 (7.06%) MSBuild
8 6 (7.06%) NSubstitute
9 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (4.71%) Subversion
10 4 (4.71%) NBehave
11 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.53%) xUnit.net
11 3 (3.53%) ClearQuest
11 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
12 2 (2.35%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Front Office
3 6 (7.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (85.88%) Developer
2 42 (49.41%) .NET Developer
3 28 (32.94%) C# Developer
4 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (12.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Lead .NET Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Lead Developer
7 9 (10.59%) WPF Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Programmer
9 5 (5.88%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.71%) Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (4.71%) Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Programmer
11 3 (3.53%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 2 (2.35%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (96.47%) .NET
2 66 (77.65%) ASP.NET
3 57 (67.06%) .NET Framework
3 57 (67.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (56.47%) jQuery
5 45 (52.94%) HTML
6 42 (49.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 38 (44.71%) WCF
8 33 (38.82%) CSS
9 30 (35.29%) Web Services
10 28 (32.94%) NHibernate
10 28 (32.94%) Castle Windsor
11 27 (31.76%) WPF
12 26 (30.59%) HTML5
13 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 22 (25.88%) Ajax
15 18 (21.18%) AngularJS
16 17 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
17 16 (18.82%) Silverlight
17 16 (18.82%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (8.24%) W3C
3 5 (5.88%) Blog
4 3 (3.53%) Open Source
4 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.18%) Tandem
6 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Android
5 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (76.47%) TDD
2 63 (74.12%) MVC
3 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (36.47%) BDD
5 29 (34.12%) Scrum
6 26 (30.59%) Unit Testing
7 23 (27.06%) Dependency Injection
8 18 (21.18%) Domain-Driven Design
9 13 (15.29%) Project Management
10 12 (14.12%) OOP
10 12 (14.12%) OO
11 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
12 9 (10.59%) MVVM
13 8 (9.41%) CQRS
13 8 (9.41%) Analytics
13 8 (9.41%) Use Case
14 7 (8.24%) UML
14 7 (8.24%) SOA
15 6 (7.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 71 (83.53%) C#
2 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 14 (16.47%) SQL
5 8 (9.41%) VB
6 7 (8.24%) VB6
6 7 (8.24%) VBScript
7 4 (4.71%) Java
8 3 (3.53%) XAML
8 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.35%) F#
9 2 (2.35%) Korn
9 2 (2.35%) C++
9 2 (2.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) Twitter
4 4 (4.71%) Telerik
5 3 (3.53%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.18%) Demandware
6 1 (1.18%) Facebook
6 1 (1.18%) Sybase
6 1 (1.18%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.18%) New Relic
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