The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 469 524 558
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +34
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 100 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.097% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.50% 0.81% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 37 23
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.63 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.25 -
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6682 5796 6019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.86% 11.98% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4466 3825 3421
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 119 204
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.20 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in England

Mercurial
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mercurial across the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Mercurial Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mercurial
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the England region.

Mercurial Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 70 £360 -12.19% 14
South East -12 11 £325 +4.00% 4
North West +4 10 £350 -
Yorkshire - 4 £320 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £350 -
East of England - 1 - - 2
South West - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - -
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Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 132 (77.65%) Git (software)
2 94 (55.29%) JavaScript
3 89 (52.35%) Subversion
4 82 (48.24%) HTML
5 80 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (45.29%) CSS
7 75 (44.12%) OO
8 69 (40.59%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (35.29%) TDD
10 53 (31.18%) Java
11 50 (29.41%) SQL
12 48 (28.24%) PHP
13 47 (27.65%) Linux
14 45 (26.47%) JSON
15 43 (25.29%) Web Services
16 42 (24.71%) MVC
16 42 (24.71%) JIRA
17 41 (24.12%) jQuery
17 41 (24.12%) .NET
17 41 (24.12%) MySQL
18 39 (22.94%) SQL Server
18 39 (22.94%) XML
19 36 (21.18%) C#
19 36 (21.18%) DevOps
20 35 (20.59%) OOP
20 35 (20.59%) XHTML
21 34 (20.00%) CMS
21 34 (20.00%) Scrum
21 34 (20.00%) HTML5
22 32 (18.82%) Node.js

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 34 (20.00%) CMS
2 32 (18.82%) Node.js
3 31 (18.24%) Apache
4 21 (12.35%) Umbraco
5 17 (10.00%) IIS
6 14 (8.24%) Tomcat
7 11 (6.47%) WebLogic
8 9 (5.29%) WebSphere
9 7 (4.12%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (3.53%) Confluence
11 5 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (2.35%) Mule
12 4 (2.35%) MQSeries
13 3 (1.76%) TeamSite
13 3 (1.76%) Alfresco
13 3 (1.76%) Magnolia
13 3 (1.76%) Liferay
13 3 (1.76%) Apache Solr
14 2 (1.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.59%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Magento
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.59%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) AMQP
2 8 (4.71%) HTTP
3 6 (3.53%) Internet
4 4 (2.35%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (2.35%) PBX
4 4 (2.35%) VoIP
5 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.18%) VPN
6 2 (1.18%) LDAP
6 2 (1.18%) DMZ
6 2 (1.18%) Firewall
7 1 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.12%) MySQL
2 39 (22.94%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.76%) RavenDB
4 12 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.47%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.47%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.29%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.53%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.53%) Redis
9 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.35%) OLTP
10 3 (1.76%) Big Data
10 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.18%) TKPROF
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 132 (77.65%) Git (software)
2 89 (52.35%) Subversion
3 42 (24.71%) JIRA
4 32 (18.82%) Jenkins
5 30 (17.65%) TeamCity
6 22 (12.94%) Hudson
7 21 (12.35%) Visual Studio
8 20 (11.76%) Maven
9 15 (8.82%) Ant
10 13 (7.65%) Eclipse
11 12 (7.06%) Selenium
11 12 (7.06%) Gerrit
12 10 (5.88%) Redmine
13 9 (5.29%) FogBugz
13 9 (5.29%) Trac
13 9 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (4.71%) AnthillPro
15 7 (4.12%) NUnit
15 7 (4.12%) JUnit
16 6 (3.53%) Gradle
General
1 17 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Games
3 3 (1.76%) Banking
3 3 (1.76%) Retail
3 3 (1.76%) Law
4 2 (1.18%) Legal
4 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Publishing
5 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (78.24%) Developer
2 34 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 22 (12.94%) Java Developer
3 22 (12.94%) .NET Developer
4 16 (9.41%) Senior Developer
5 13 (7.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (6.47%) Web Developer
7 9 (5.29%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (4.71%) iOS Developer
8 8 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Deployment Manager
11 5 (2.94%) Umbraco Developer
11 5 (2.94%) C# Developer
12 4 (2.35%) Analyst
12 4 (2.35%) Programmer
12 4 (2.35%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (48.24%) HTML
2 77 (45.29%) CSS
3 45 (26.47%) JSON
4 43 (25.29%) Web Services
5 41 (24.12%) .NET
5 41 (24.12%) jQuery
6 39 (22.94%) XML
7 35 (20.59%) XHTML
8 34 (20.00%) HTML5
9 26 (15.29%) ASP.NET
10 24 (14.12%) REST
11 20 (11.76%) AngularJS
11 20 (11.76%) SOAP
11 20 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 17 (10.00%) RESTful
12 17 (10.00%) Backbone.js
13 15 (8.82%) Symfony
14 13 (7.65%) J2EE
14 13 (7.65%) CSS3
15 12 (7.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.59%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.65%) Open Source
2 13 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.29%) User Experience
4 6 (3.53%) W3C
5 5 (2.94%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.94%) Online Games
5 5 (2.94%) iPhone
6 4 (2.35%) Replication
7 3 (1.76%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.76%) SCORM
7 3 (1.76%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.76%) Wiki
7 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) iPad
8 1 (0.59%) Animation
8 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.65%) Linux
2 29 (17.06%) Windows
3 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (9.41%) UNIX
5 11 (6.47%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.29%) Android
7 7 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.35%) CentOS
8 4 (2.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.18%) Solaris
10 1 (0.59%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.59%) Debian
10 1 (0.59%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (44.12%) OO
3 69 (40.59%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (35.29%) TDD
5 42 (24.71%) MVC
6 36 (21.18%) DevOps
7 35 (20.59%) OOP
8 34 (20.00%) Scrum
9 31 (18.24%) E-Commerce
10 30 (17.65%) BDD
11 23 (13.53%) OO PHP
12 22 (12.94%) Unit Testing
13 20 (11.76%) Web Development
14 15 (8.82%) Configuration Management
15 14 (8.24%) OOD
15 14 (8.24%) Software Engineering
16 12 (7.06%) Mentoring
17 11 (6.47%) ETL
17 11 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 94 (55.29%) JavaScript
2 53 (31.18%) Java
3 50 (29.41%) SQL
4 48 (28.24%) PHP
5 36 (21.18%) C#
6 29 (17.06%) PHP5
7 22 (12.94%) Python
8 17 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.82%) PL/SQL
10 12 (7.06%) Groovy
10 12 (7.06%) Scala
11 11 (6.47%) C
12 10 (5.88%) Shell Script
13 8 (4.71%) Objective-C
13 8 (4.71%) C++
14 7 (4.12%) Ruby
14 7 (4.12%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.35%) PowerHouse
15 4 (2.35%) Perl
16 3 (1.76%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 24 (14.12%) Degree
2 9 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.12%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.47%) vCloud
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.76%) Docker
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (12.94%) Puppet
2 9 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.12%) Ansible
4 4 (2.35%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.35%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.35%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.76%) Salt
6 2 (1.18%) Kibana
6 2 (1.18%) logstash
6 2 (1.18%) YUM
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.59%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.59%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 26 (15.29%) Oracle
2 17 (10.00%) Zend
3 11 (6.47%) VMware
4 10 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.29%) JBoss
6 8 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.53%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.94%) IBM
9 4 (2.35%) Google
9 4 (2.35%) Splunk
10 3 (1.76%) Adobe
11 2 (1.18%) Twitter
11 2 (1.18%) Perforce
11 2 (1.18%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.18%) Progress
12 1 (0.59%) Sybase
12 1 (0.59%) SAP
12 1 (0.59%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.59%) Sencha
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