The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £70.00 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+89.18% -5.12%
Mercurial
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.41% 12.95% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 6
Average daily rate £403 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £303 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £380 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £41.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -56.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Chester