The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rhino Mocks
Rank 571 513 533
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +20
Contract jobs citing Rhino Mocks 32 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.080% 0.097%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.71% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 44
Average daily rate £375 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £400 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7045 5495 5884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 11.31% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4494 3484 3429
Average daily rate £375 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -43 32 £375 -23.07% 72
London -49 23 £375 -25.00% 22
City of London -17 9 £375 -25.00% 1
West Midlands -5 2 £425 +30.76% 1
South East -11 2 £313 -20.88% 17
East Midlands - 2 £343 - 4
Coventry - 2 £425 -
Aylesbury - 1 £400 - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 2
Sheffield - 1 £290 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £290 -
South West - 1 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £290 - 2
Chesterfield - 1 £260 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 - 3
Derbyshire - 1 £260 - 1
East of England - 1 £400 - 16
Devon - - - - 2
Essex - - - - 4
Hampshire - - - - 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
Lancashire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1

Rhino Mocks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 79 (97.53%) .NET
2 68 (83.95%) C#
3 66 (81.48%) NUnit
4 63 (77.78%) SQL Server
5 60 (74.07%) ASP.NET
6 53 (65.43%) MVC
7 52 (64.20%) TDD
8 47 (58.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (49.38%) NHibernate
10 37 (45.68%) .NET Framework
11 31 (38.27%) WPF
11 31 (38.27%) jQuery
12 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (34.57%) Scrum
13 28 (34.57%) HTML
13 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
13 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
13 28 (34.57%) Moq
13 28 (34.57%) WCF
13 28 (34.57%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (28.40%) BDD
16 23 (28.40%) Visual Studio
17 21 (25.93%) Finance
18 19 (23.46%) Dependency Injection
18 19 (23.46%) Unit Testing
19 18 (22.22%) TeamCity
19 18 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design

Rhino Mocks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (9.88%) CMS
2 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.47%) Commerce Server
5 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.47%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.47%) Commerce Server 2007
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) SSL
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (3.70%) MarkLogic
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 66 (81.48%) NUnit
2 28 (34.57%) Moq
3 23 (28.40%) Visual Studio
4 18 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 17 (20.99%) MSTest
6 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (18.52%) Subversion
7 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
8 6 (7.41%) Mercurial
9 5 (6.17%) Maven
10 4 (4.94%) ReSharper
11 3 (3.70%) MSBuild
11 3 (3.70%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.70%) Hudson
12 2 (2.47%) JUnit
12 2 (2.47%) ClearQuest
12 2 (2.47%) xUnit.net
12 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
2 10 (12.35%) Front Office
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (96.30%) Developer
2 38 (46.91%) .NET Developer
2 38 (46.91%) C# Developer
3 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (14.81%) WPF Developer
5 6 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Front Office Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Programmer
8 2 (2.47%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.47%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.23%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (97.53%) .NET
2 60 (74.07%) ASP.NET
3 47 (58.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (49.38%) NHibernate
5 37 (45.68%) .NET Framework
6 31 (38.27%) WPF
6 31 (38.27%) jQuery
7 28 (34.57%) HTML
7 28 (34.57%) WCF
7 28 (34.57%) Castle Windsor
8 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 18 (22.22%) Ajax
10 17 (20.99%) CSS
10 17 (20.99%) Web Services
10 17 (20.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (19.75%) JSON
12 13 (16.05%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (14.81%) Unity DI Container
14 11 (13.58%) XML
14 11 (13.58%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.99%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (16.05%) Hedge funds
3 7 (8.64%) Derivative
4 5 (6.17%) W3C
5 4 (4.94%) Blog
6 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.47%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.47%) New Media
7 2 (2.47%) Open Source
8 1 (1.23%) Informatics
8 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.23%) Health Informatics
8 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.23%) NHS
8 1 (1.23%) Tandem
8 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.47%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (65.43%) MVC
2 52 (64.20%) TDD
3 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (34.57%) Scrum
5 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (28.40%) BDD
7 19 (23.46%) Dependency Injection
7 19 (23.46%) Unit Testing
8 18 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
9 17 (20.99%) OO
10 15 (18.52%) CQRS
11 11 (13.58%) MVVM
12 7 (8.64%) Kanban
13 5 (6.17%) Use Case
13 5 (6.17%) UML
14 4 (4.94%) Web Development
14 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
14 4 (4.94%) Web Application Development
14 4 (4.94%) Analytics
15 3 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 68 (83.95%) C#
2 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.81%) SQL
3 12 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.41%) VB
5 5 (6.17%) VBScript
5 5 (6.17%) VB6
6 4 (4.94%) XAML
7 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.47%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) C++
9 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) MCP
3 1 (1.23%) MCAD
3 1 (1.23%) MCSD
3 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) DataSynapse
3 5 (6.17%) Perforce
3 5 (6.17%) Infragistics
4 4 (4.94%) Telerik
5 3 (3.70%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.47%) Adobe
6 2 (2.47%) Ektron
7 1 (1.23%) Twitter
7 1 (1.23%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
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