The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 181 188 192
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 11 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.23% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 1.88% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£450 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £28.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.69% +27.77%
Mercurial
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
711 746 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.03% 12.42% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 558 543
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £58.11 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +158.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mercurial
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mercurial across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Mercurial Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mercurial 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 Mercurial.

1 21 (80.77%) Git (software)
2 17 (65.38%) Subversion
3 13 (50.00%) Apache
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (38.46%) OO
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) XML
6 8 (30.77%) UNIX
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) Groovy
6 8 (30.77%) Hudson
6 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
7 7 (26.92%) Perl
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) MySQL
8 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
8 6 (23.08%) HTTP
8 6 (23.08%) Objective-C
8 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
8 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
9 5 (19.23%) OO PHP
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
9 5 (19.23%) Maven

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mercurial 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 Mercurial. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 5 (19.23%) JBoss
4 3 (11.54%) GlassFish
4 3 (11.54%) nginx
5 2 (7.69%) Node.js
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.85%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) IPsec
3 1 (3.85%) IMAP
3 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Redis
4 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Git (software)
2 17 (65.38%) Subversion
3 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 8 (30.77%) Hudson
4 5 (19.23%) Maven
4 5 (19.23%) Ant
4 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
5 4 (15.38%) JMeter
5 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (15.38%) JProfiler
5 4 (15.38%) Gradle
5 4 (15.38%) VisualVM
6 3 (11.54%) Redmine
6 3 (11.54%) FogBugz
6 3 (11.54%) Trac
6 3 (11.54%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
6 3 (11.54%) NUnit
6 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
6 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) PHP Developer
3 4 (15.38%) iOS Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Release Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
1 8 (30.77%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) Cocoa
3 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
3 4 (15.38%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (11.54%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) XSL
4 3 (11.54%) XHTML
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware
5 2 (7.69%) WCF
5 2 (7.69%) LINQ
5 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (7.69%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) iPhone
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) UNIX
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (38.46%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
6 5 (19.23%) OO PHP
6 5 (19.23%) OOD
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) CRM
8 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Kanban
9 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Groovy
3 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Objective-C
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) PHP5
6 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.54%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Varnish
2 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
2 2 (7.69%) Squid
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (3.85%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Zend
2 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Perforce
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