The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 528 544 517
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 95 75 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 1.08% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 50 45
Median daily rate £415 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mercurial
UK

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
8046 6961 6257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.13% 13.49% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5565 4663 4089
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 106 129
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £22.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 25 £450 -2.70% 6
East of England +34 23 £375 +10.29% 3
Yorkshire +8 19 £400 +3.22% 2
North West +17 16 £500 +5.26% 3
North East - 5 £500 - 1
South East +2 4 - - 2
South West -2 2 £375 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £238 - 1
Mercurial
UK

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 143 (92.26%) Git (software)
2 108 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (58.71%) HTML
4 90 (58.06%) JavaScript
5 88 (56.77%) CSS
6 87 (56.13%) Java
7 77 (49.68%) OO
8 76 (49.03%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (47.74%) HTML5
10 69 (44.52%) CSS3
11 60 (38.71%) Scrum
12 55 (35.48%) Spring
13 53 (34.19%) TDD
14 49 (31.61%) Hibernate
14 49 (31.61%) GitHub
15 48 (30.97%) RESTful
16 47 (30.32%) MySQL
16 47 (30.32%) Enterprise Software
16 47 (30.32%) Virtual Machines
17 46 (29.68%) SOA
18 45 (29.03%) Scala
18 45 (29.03%) Open Source
19 44 (28.39%) OOP
19 44 (28.39%) Microservices
20 42 (27.10%) Jenkins
21 41 (26.45%) Software Delivery
22 40 (25.81%) Groovy
23 39 (25.16%) jQuery
23 39 (25.16%) MVC
24 38 (24.52%) Pair Programming

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 19 (12.26%) Apache
3 17 (10.97%) JBoss
3 17 (10.97%) nginx
4 11 (7.10%) Mule ESB
5 4 (2.58%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.29%) Confluence
6 2 (1.29%) Drupal
6 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.29%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.29%) Mule
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Jetty
7 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.39%) Photoshop
2 12 (7.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (7.74%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.65%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (7.74%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (2.58%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.65%) Magento
3 1 (0.65%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 49 (31.61%) GitHub
2 22 (14.19%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.94%) PaaS
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.10%) Firewall
1 11 (7.10%) Reverse Proxy
2 10 (6.45%) DMZ
3 8 (5.16%) VPN
4 5 (3.23%) HTTP
5 3 (1.94%) Network Security
5 3 (1.94%) SSL
5 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.32%) MySQL
2 35 (22.58%) MongoDB
3 31 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (15.48%) NoSQL
5 22 (14.19%) SQL Server
6 19 (12.26%) Redis
7 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.58%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.29%) GIS
11 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.65%) OLTP
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.65%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 143 (92.26%) Git (software)
2 42 (27.10%) Jenkins
3 38 (24.52%) Subversion
4 19 (12.26%) Gerrit
5 12 (7.74%) IntelliJ
5 12 (7.74%) WebStorm
6 11 (7.10%) Grunt
6 11 (7.10%) gulp
7 10 (6.45%) Artifactory
7 10 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (6.45%) SonarQube
7 10 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (5.16%) Jasmine
8 8 (5.16%) Maven
8 8 (5.16%) Visual Studio
9 7 (4.52%) Selenium
10 6 (3.87%) JUnit
11 5 (3.23%) Mockito
11 5 (3.23%) PhpStorm
11 5 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (5.16%) Finance
2 4 (2.58%) Legal
3 2 (1.29%) Publishing
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (80.00%) Developer
2 56 (36.13%) Java Developer
3 39 (25.16%) Senior Developer
4 37 (23.87%) Scala Developer
5 36 (23.23%) Java Scala Developer
5 36 (23.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (23.23%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 36 (23.23%) Senior Scala Developer
6 24 (15.48%) PHP Developer
7 13 (8.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Android Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Senior DevOps
11 5 (3.23%) iOS Developer
11 5 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (2.58%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (58.71%) HTML
2 88 (56.77%) CSS
3 74 (47.74%) HTML5
4 69 (44.52%) CSS3
5 55 (35.48%) Spring
6 49 (31.61%) Hibernate
7 48 (30.97%) RESTful
8 39 (25.16%) jQuery
9 37 (23.87%) Web Services
10 27 (17.42%) REST
11 21 (13.55%) LAMP
12 20 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (10.97%) Ajax
13 17 (10.97%) Symfony
13 17 (10.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (10.32%) LAPP Stack
14 16 (10.32%) LEMP Stack
15 15 (9.68%) .NET
15 15 (9.68%) Laravel
16 14 (9.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (30.32%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.26%) Mobile App
3 17 (10.97%) Data Structures
4 15 (9.68%) User Experience
5 12 (7.74%) Graphic Design
6 8 (5.16%) Algorithms
6 8 (5.16%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.58%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.29%) Fintech
9 2 (1.29%) PKI
9 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.65%) Animation
10 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.52%) Linux
2 13 (8.39%) Android
3 11 (7.10%) CentOS
3 11 (7.10%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.94%) Windows
6 2 (1.29%) Solaris
6 2 (1.29%) Unix
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (49.68%) OO
3 76 (49.03%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (38.71%) Scrum
5 53 (34.19%) TDD
6 46 (29.68%) SOA
7 45 (29.03%) Open Source
8 44 (28.39%) Microservices
8 44 (28.39%) OOP
9 41 (26.45%) Software Delivery
10 39 (25.16%) MVC
11 38 (24.52%) Pair Programming
12 26 (16.77%) DevOps
13 18 (11.61%) Web Development
14 16 (10.32%) Unit Testing
15 15 (9.68%) Configuration Management
15 15 (9.68%) OOD
16 13 (8.39%) Android Development
17 12 (7.74%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (7.74%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 90 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 87 (56.13%) Java
3 45 (29.03%) Scala
4 40 (25.81%) Groovy
5 38 (24.52%) PHP
6 36 (23.23%) Clojure
7 18 (11.61%) SQL
8 16 (10.32%) Python
9 15 (9.68%) Bash Shell
10 14 (9.03%) C#
11 13 (8.39%) Perl
11 13 (8.39%) Ruby
12 12 (7.74%) ECMAScript
13 8 (5.16%) Dart
13 8 (5.16%) TypeScript
14 6 (3.87%) ES6
14 6 (3.87%) PHP 5
15 5 (3.23%) Go
16 4 (2.58%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.87%) Degree
2 6 (3.87%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.29%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) QA
System Software
1 47 (30.32%) Virtual Machines
2 19 (12.26%) Docker
3 10 (6.45%) vCloud
4 5 (3.23%) LXC
4 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.29%) Squid
5 2 (1.29%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (20.00%) Ansible
2 18 (11.61%) Puppet
3 14 (9.03%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (8.39%) Salt
5 11 (7.10%) HAProxy
5 11 (7.10%) Kibana
5 11 (7.10%) logstash
5 11 (7.10%) ZABBIX
6 10 (6.45%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.29%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.65%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (9.68%) VMware
2 11 (7.10%) Oracle
2 11 (7.10%) Red Hat
3 10 (6.45%) Black Duck
3 10 (6.45%) Sonatype
3 10 (6.45%) Veracode
4 7 (4.52%) Google
4 7 (4.52%) Zend
5 6 (3.87%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.58%) IBM
7 2 (1.29%) Facebook
7 2 (1.29%) OpenText
7 2 (1.29%) Sun
7 2 (1.29%) Tableau
7 2 (1.29%) Twitter
7 2 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.65%) New Relic
8 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
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