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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 27 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 18 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.03% 0.60% -
As % of the Development Applications category 21.43% 3.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Median daily rate £375 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
84 83 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.46% 16.50% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 70
Median daily rate £375 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £415 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mercurial across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Mercurial Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 24 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (83.33%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) HTML5
5 11 (45.83%) jQuery
6 10 (41.67%) Android
6 10 (41.67%) REST
6 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
6 10 (41.67%) Android Development
7 9 (37.50%) Data Structures
7 9 (37.50%) CSS3
7 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
7 9 (37.50%) Memory Management
7 9 (37.50%) CSS
8 8 (33.33%) IntelliJ
8 8 (33.33%) Selenium
8 8 (33.33%) WebStorm
9 7 (29.17%) Android SDK
9 7 (29.17%) RxJava
9 7 (29.17%) ECMAScript
9 7 (29.17%) Web Services
10 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
10 6 (25.00%) SDL Web 8
10 6 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (25.00%) Graphic Design
10 6 (25.00%) UX Design
10 6 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (25.00%) BDD

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 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
1 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 8 (33.33%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) WebStorm
3 5 (20.83%) Android Studio
4 4 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (16.67%) JUnit
4 4 (16.67%) Maven
4 4 (16.67%) Mockito
5 3 (12.50%) Appium
5 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.50%) JMeter
6 2 (8.33%) JBehave
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) Grunt
7 1 (4.17%) gulp
7 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.17%) Mocha
7 1 (4.17%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Android Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Test Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
1 12 (50.00%) HTML5
2 11 (45.83%) jQuery
3 10 (41.67%) REST
4 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) CSS3
5 7 (29.17%) Android SDK
5 7 (29.17%) RxJava
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) Ajax
6 5 (20.83%) PhoneGap
6 5 (20.83%) Spring
6 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.67%) JPA
8 3 (12.50%) JSON
8 3 (12.50%) XML
8 3 (12.50%) XML Schema
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (4.17%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (37.50%) Data Structures
3 6 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 6 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Android
2 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Android Development
3 9 (37.50%) Memory Management
3 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 6 (25.00%) BDD
4 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (25.00%) UX Design
5 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Wireframes
6 4 (16.67%) BPMN
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) ECMAScript
4 5 (20.83%) Dart
4 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Groovy
6 3 (12.50%) Scala
7 1 (4.17%) ES6
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA