The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 32 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 13 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.65% 1.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.70% 5.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.28% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Mercurial
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 105 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.54% 19.96% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 69 82
Median daily rate £375 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mercurial across the Cambridge region.

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mercurial
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the Cambridge region.

Mercurial Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 21 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (76.19%) Java
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Android
4 10 (47.62%) Android Development
5 9 (42.86%) Data Structures
5 9 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 9 (42.86%) Memory Management
6 8 (38.10%) HTML5
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
7 7 (33.33%) REST
7 7 (33.33%) Android SDK
7 7 (33.33%) RxJava
7 7 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) CSS3
9 5 (23.81%) WebStorm
9 5 (23.81%) Android Studio
9 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (23.81%) IntelliJ
9 5 (23.81%) Selenium
9 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
10 4 (19.05%) BDD
10 4 (19.05%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (19.05%) UX Design

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (19.05%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (9.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Android Studio
2 5 (23.81%) IntelliJ
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) WebStorm
3 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) Mockito
4 2 (9.52%) Appium
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) JMeter
4 2 (9.52%) Xcode
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) Grunt
5 1 (4.76%) gulp
5 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.76%) JBehave
5 1 (4.76%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Android Developer
3 5 (23.81%) iOS Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
1 8 (38.10%) HTML5
2 7 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) REST
2 7 (33.33%) RxJava
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 4 (19.05%) Spring
5 3 (14.29%) Ajax
5 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 3 (14.29%) JPA
5 3 (14.29%) PhoneGap
5 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.52%) iOS SDK
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
7 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
3 4 (19.05%) Graphic Design
3 4 (19.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Android
2 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Android Development
3 9 (42.86%) Memory Management
3 9 (42.86%) Multithreading
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) UX Design
6 3 (14.29%) BPMN
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) ECMAScript
4 3 (14.29%) Dart
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 2 (9.52%) Groovy
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA