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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 182 185 199
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 21 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 1.98% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 15
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£488 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £25.13
% change year-on-year
- +27.36%
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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
729 756 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.78% 13.18% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 588 611
Average daily rate £463 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 28 (87.50%) Subversion
2 26 (81.25%) Linux
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (62.50%) Open Source
5 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (56.25%) MySQL
6 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
6 18 (56.25%) Puppet
6 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
7 15 (46.88%) OO
7 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
8 14 (43.75%) Python
9 13 (40.63%) Apache
9 13 (40.63%) Web Services
9 13 (40.63%) Java
9 13 (40.63%) Scrum
10 12 (37.50%) SQL
10 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
10 12 (37.50%) Vagrant
10 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (37.50%) DevOps
11 11 (34.38%) Salt
11 11 (34.38%) Ansible
11 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (31.25%) Ruby
12 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
12 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (31.25%) HTTP
12 10 (31.25%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (40.63%) Apache
2 7 (21.88%) Confluence
3 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (9.38%) IIS
5 3 (9.38%) nginx
6 2 (6.25%) Mule ESB
6 2 (6.25%) JBoss
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (28.13%) PaaS
4 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) HTTP
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) SSL
3 7 (21.88%) AMQP
4 6 (18.75%) Internet
5 5 (15.63%) Firewall
6 2 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) MySQL
1 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
2 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (31.25%) NoSQL
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
5 7 (21.88%) Big Data
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 3 (9.38%) Redis
7 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.13%) TKPROF
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.13%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 28 (87.50%) Subversion
2 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.00%) JIRA
4 7 (21.88%) Redmine
4 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
4 7 (21.88%) FogBugz
4 7 (21.88%) Trac
5 6 (18.75%) Gradle
5 6 (18.75%) Ant
6 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
7 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
7 3 (9.38%) MSBuild
7 3 (9.38%) JUnit
7 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
7 3 (9.38%) Maven
8 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
8 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
8 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
9 1 (3.13%) Hudson
9 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) PHP Developer
3 7 (21.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) GUI Developer
7 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 9 (28.13%) .NET
3 7 (21.88%) JMS
4 6 (18.75%) HTML
4 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 5 (15.63%) JSON
5 5 (15.63%) Symfony
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) HTML5
6 4 (12.50%) CSS3
6 4 (12.50%) D3.js
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (9.38%) EJB
7 3 (9.38%) WPF
7 3 (9.38%) Django
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.38%) Java EE
8 2 (6.25%) XHTML
8 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
2 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) W3C
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Open Source
3 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (46.88%) OO
4 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
5 13 (40.63%) Scrum
6 12 (37.50%) DevOps
7 9 (28.13%) TDD
8 8 (25.00%) MVC
9 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.88%) Project Management
9 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
10 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
10 6 (18.75%) Kanban
11 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
11 5 (15.63%) User Stories
11 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (15.63%) Coaching
12 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
12 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Ruby
5 9 (28.13%) PHP
6 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
6 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.88%) PHP5
6 7 (21.88%) Scala
6 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
6 7 (21.88%) Go
7 5 (15.63%) C#
8 3 (9.38%) C++
9 2 (6.25%) Perl
10 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.13%) Groovy
10 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) vCloud
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Varnish
2 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Puppet
2 12 (37.50%) Vagrant
2 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (34.38%) Ansible
3 11 (34.38%) Salt
4 3 (9.38%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (9.38%) BladeLogic
5 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
5 2 (6.25%) ZABBIX
5 2 (6.25%) logstash
5 2 (6.25%) Kibana
5 2 (6.25%) Rundeck
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (21.88%) Atlassian
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Google
6 2 (6.25%) Zend
7 1 (3.13%) Splunk
7 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.13%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago