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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 557 535 533
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 72 71 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 1.10% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 36
Median daily rate £400 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
7657 6467 6161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.30% 13.09% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5307 4253 4066
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 116 137
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.56 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -39 18 £425 -19.04% 10
Yorkshire - 17 £400 - 1
North West -2 15 £500 - 5
East of England +10 10 £375 -9.09% 2
East Midlands - 5 £238 -
North East - 3 £500 -
West Midlands -10 2 £350 -6.66% 8
South West - 2 £353 - 3
Mercurial
UK

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 117 (88.64%) Git (software)
2 90 (68.18%) HTML
3 89 (67.42%) CSS
4 85 (64.39%) JavaScript
5 80 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (50.76%) HTML5
7 65 (49.24%) CSS3
8 61 (46.21%) Java
9 56 (42.42%) OO
9 56 (42.42%) jQuery
10 53 (40.15%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (33.33%) Scrum
12 36 (27.27%) Subversion
12 36 (27.27%) Spring
13 35 (26.52%) RESTful
14 34 (25.76%) TDD
15 32 (24.24%) Enterprise Software
16 31 (23.48%) GitHub
16 31 (23.48%) Ajax
17 30 (22.73%) Scala
17 30 (22.73%) Linux
17 30 (22.73%) PHP
17 30 (22.73%) Sass
17 30 (22.73%) Software Delivery
18 29 (21.97%) OOP
18 29 (21.97%) Hibernate
18 29 (21.97%) Open Source
19 28 (21.21%) Groovy
19 28 (21.21%) MySQL
19 28 (21.21%) Web Services

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 14 (10.61%) Apache
2 13 (9.85%) nginx
3 8 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.55%) JBoss
4 6 (4.55%) Mule ESB
4 6 (4.55%) Node.js
5 3 (2.27%) Gunicorn
5 3 (2.27%) uWSGI
6 2 (1.52%) Confluence
6 2 (1.52%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.52%) Mule
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.76%) CMS
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.76%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.76%) GIMP
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (3.79%) Magento
3 3 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.48%) GitHub
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) DMZ
1 6 (4.55%) Firewall
1 6 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (3.79%) VPN
3 3 (2.27%) Network Security
4 2 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.21%) MySQL
2 23 (17.42%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 15 (11.36%) MongoDB
5 12 (9.09%) Redis
6 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.27%) MariaDB
9 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.52%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.52%) GIS
10 2 (1.52%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.76%) OLTP
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 117 (88.64%) Git (software)
2 36 (27.27%) Subversion
3 20 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.33%) Grunt
4 11 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 11 (8.33%) WebStorm
5 10 (7.58%) gulp
6 9 (6.82%) PhpStorm
7 8 (6.06%) Selenium
8 7 (5.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (4.55%) Artifactory
9 6 (4.55%) Gerrit
9 6 (4.55%) Maven
9 6 (4.55%) SonarQube
9 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.79%) Bower
10 5 (3.79%) JIRA
11 4 (3.03%) JUnit
12 3 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 8 (6.06%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Legal
3 3 (2.27%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (84.09%) Developer
2 36 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 27 (20.45%) Senior Developer
4 25 (18.94%) Java Scala Developer
4 25 (18.94%) Scala Developer
4 25 (18.94%) Senior Java Developer
4 25 (18.94%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 25 (18.94%) Senior Scala Developer
5 23 (17.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (12.88%) PHP Developer
7 13 (9.85%) UI Developer
8 7 (5.30%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (5.30%) HTML Developer
9 6 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Android Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Angular Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Magento Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (68.18%) HTML
2 89 (67.42%) CSS
3 67 (50.76%) HTML5
4 65 (49.24%) CSS3
5 56 (42.42%) jQuery
6 36 (27.27%) Spring
7 35 (26.52%) RESTful
8 31 (23.48%) Ajax
9 30 (22.73%) Sass
10 29 (21.97%) Hibernate
11 28 (21.21%) Web Services
12 22 (16.67%) XML
13 19 (14.39%) LESS
14 18 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (10.61%) AngularJS
15 14 (10.61%) LAMP
15 14 (10.61%) REST
16 12 (9.09%) .NET
16 12 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
16 12 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.24%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (18.94%) User Experience
3 12 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.06%) Graphic Design
5 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.55%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.27%) NHS
7 3 (2.27%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.27%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.52%) Fintech
8 2 (1.52%) PKI
8 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.76%) Animation
9 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.73%) Linux
2 9 (6.82%) CentOS
2 9 (6.82%) Ubuntu
3 6 (4.55%) Android
4 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.27%) Debian
5 3 (2.27%) Windows
6 2 (1.52%) Solaris
6 2 (1.52%) Unix
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.42%) OO
3 53 (40.15%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (33.33%) Scrum
5 34 (25.76%) TDD
6 30 (22.73%) Software Delivery
7 29 (21.97%) OOP
7 29 (21.97%) Open Source
8 27 (20.45%) Microservices
8 27 (20.45%) SOA
8 27 (20.45%) Web Development
9 25 (18.94%) Pair Programming
10 23 (17.42%) MVC
11 19 (14.39%) Front End Development
11 19 (14.39%) Wireframes
12 17 (12.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 17 (12.88%) SEO
13 14 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (9.09%) DevOps
14 12 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 85 (64.39%) JavaScript
2 61 (46.21%) Java
3 30 (22.73%) PHP
3 30 (22.73%) Scala
4 28 (21.21%) Groovy
5 25 (18.94%) Clojure
6 18 (13.64%) SQL
7 11 (8.33%) Python
7 11 (8.33%) XPath
8 10 (7.58%) Bash Shell
8 10 (7.58%) ECMAScript
9 9 (6.82%) C#
9 9 (6.82%) Ruby
10 8 (6.06%) Dart
10 8 (6.06%) Perl
10 8 (6.06%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.79%) PHP 5
12 4 (3.03%) C++
13 3 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.52%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.55%) Degree
3 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (1.52%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.09%) Docker
2 6 (4.55%) LXC
2 6 (4.55%) vCloud
3 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.52%) Squid
4 2 (1.52%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Ansible
2 11 (8.33%) Puppet
3 10 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.30%) Kibana
4 7 (5.30%) logstash
5 6 (4.55%) HAProxy
5 6 (4.55%) Rundeck
5 6 (4.55%) Salt
5 6 (4.55%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.52%) SELinux
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (7.58%) VMware
2 9 (6.82%) Zend
3 7 (5.30%) Oracle
4 6 (4.55%) Black Duck
4 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.55%) Sonatype
4 6 (4.55%) Veracode
5 5 (3.79%) Google
5 5 (3.79%) hybris
6 4 (3.03%) IBM
7 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.27%) Tableau
8 2 (1.52%) OpenText
8 2 (1.52%) Sun
8 2 (1.52%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.76%) Adobe
9 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.76%) Sitecore