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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 33 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.23% 0.81% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.76% 10.34% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £375 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
- +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
82 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.91% 7.84% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 21 35
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £271 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% -55.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) REST
4 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) WebStorm
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (50.00%) Selenium
6 6 (42.86%) ECMAScript
6 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
7 5 (35.71%) Dart
7 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
7 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
7 5 (35.71%) User Experience
7 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
7 5 (35.71%) SDL Web 8
7 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
7 5 (35.71%) Ajax
7 5 (35.71%) Graphic Design
7 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (35.71%) UX Design
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (35.71%) PhoneGap
7 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web 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:

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (35.71%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (21.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
2 8 (57.14%) WebStorm
3 7 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (21.43%) JUnit
4 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) Mockito
5 2 (14.29%) Android Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Appium
5 2 (14.29%) JBehave
5 2 (14.29%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (28.57%) Android Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Test Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) HTML5
1 10 (71.43%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) REST
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) PhoneGap
4 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) JPA
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) XML Schema
6 2 (14.29%) Android SDK
6 2 (14.29%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 5 (35.71%) Graphic Design
2 5 (35.71%) User Experience
3 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
2 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) UX Design
2 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
3 4 (28.57%) Android Development
4 3 (21.43%) BPMN
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Memory Management
4 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) ECMAScript
4 5 (35.71%) Dart
4 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 3 (21.43%) Groovy
5 3 (21.43%) Scala
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA