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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 517 545 506
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 118 84 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 1.14% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 69
Median daily rate £488 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.28% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Mercurial
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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
8298 7362 6634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.48% 13.89% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5656 4905 4313
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 127 118
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.02 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 August 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 August 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 -14 41 £475 +8.57% 11
East of England +20 21 £375 +10.29% 1
North West +14 20 £500 +5.26% 5
Yorkshire +19 18 £500 +29.03% 4
South East +14 11 £400 +45.45% 3
North East -19 4 £500 -
South West +12 2 £375 - 5
West Midlands -33 1 £375 -31.81% 4
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Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 170 (91.40%) Git (software)
2 130 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (55.91%) Continuous Integration
4 97 (52.15%) Java
5 94 (50.54%) JavaScript
5 94 (50.54%) HTML
6 89 (47.85%) CSS
7 87 (46.77%) OO
8 80 (43.01%) Scrum
9 79 (42.47%) HTML5
10 72 (38.71%) CSS3
11 67 (36.02%) MySQL
12 65 (34.95%) TDD
12 65 (34.95%) Virtual Machines
13 62 (33.33%) Spring
14 61 (32.80%) GitHub
14 61 (32.80%) Jenkins
15 60 (32.26%) Open Source
16 59 (31.72%) RESTful
16 59 (31.72%) Linux
17 57 (30.65%) Hibernate
18 55 (29.57%) Enterprise Software
19 54 (29.03%) OOP
19 54 (29.03%) Scala
20 53 (28.49%) SOA
21 51 (27.42%) Microservices
21 51 (27.42%) Software Delivery
22 49 (26.34%) Ansible
23 48 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
23 48 (25.81%) Groovy

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 33 (17.74%) Apache
2 31 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 30 (16.13%) nginx
4 19 (10.22%) JBoss
5 18 (9.68%) Mule ESB
6 10 (5.38%) Jetty
6 10 (5.38%) WildFly
7 5 (2.69%) Confluence
8 4 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.08%) Drupal
9 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.54%) Mule
10 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (5.38%) OmniGraffle
1 10 (5.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.54%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 10 (5.38%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.54%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 61 (32.80%) GitHub
2 32 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.29%) Firewall
2 20 (10.75%) Reverse Proxy
3 18 (9.68%) DMZ
3 18 (9.68%) VPN
4 9 (4.84%) HTTP
5 5 (2.69%) SSL
5 5 (2.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.61%) Network Security
7 2 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (36.02%) MySQL
2 48 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (24.19%) MongoDB
4 42 (22.58%) NoSQL
5 27 (14.52%) Redis
6 22 (11.83%) SQL Server
7 15 (8.06%) Relational Database
8 10 (5.38%) CouchDB
9 7 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.15%) Big Data
11 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.08%) GIS
12 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.08%) QlikView
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 170 (91.40%) Git (software)
2 61 (32.80%) Jenkins
3 46 (24.73%) Subversion
4 28 (15.05%) Gerrit
5 13 (6.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (6.45%) Artifactory
6 12 (6.45%) SonarQube
6 12 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (5.38%) Grunt
7 10 (5.38%) gulp
7 10 (5.38%) IntelliJ
7 10 (5.38%) WebStorm
8 9 (4.84%) GitLab
8 9 (4.84%) Maven
8 9 (4.84%) Vagrant
9 8 (4.30%) Visual Studio
10 7 (3.76%) Jasmine
10 7 (3.76%) JUnit
11 6 (3.23%) Selenium
12 5 (2.69%) Mockito
General
1 9 (4.84%) Finance
2 3 (1.61%) Legal
3 2 (1.08%) Publishing
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Retail
4 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (73.66%) Developer
2 64 (34.41%) Java Developer
3 50 (26.88%) Senior Developer
4 45 (24.19%) Scala Developer
5 44 (23.66%) Java Scala Developer
5 44 (23.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 44 (23.66%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 44 (23.66%) Senior Scala Developer
6 29 (15.59%) PHP Developer
7 24 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.38%) E-Commerce Developer
9 10 (5.38%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 9 (4.84%) Android Developer
11 8 (4.30%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) AWS DevOps
12 7 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.76%) Senior DevOps
13 6 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 5 (2.69%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (50.54%) HTML
2 89 (47.85%) CSS
3 79 (42.47%) HTML5
4 72 (38.71%) CSS3
5 62 (33.33%) Spring
6 59 (31.72%) RESTful
7 57 (30.65%) Hibernate
8 41 (22.04%) Web Services
9 39 (20.97%) LAMP
10 32 (17.20%) jQuery
11 30 (16.13%) LAPP Stack
11 30 (16.13%) LEMP Stack
12 27 (14.52%) RabbitMQ
13 26 (13.98%) REST
14 24 (12.90%) Symfony
15 23 (12.37%) Laravel
16 17 (9.14%) AngularJS
17 15 (8.06%) Node.js
17 15 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (7.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 55 (29.57%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (9.14%) Data Structures
3 16 (8.60%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.91%) User Experience
5 10 (5.38%) Graphic Design
6 9 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.30%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.15%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.61%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.61%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.08%) Fintech
10 2 (1.08%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.08%) PKI
11 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.72%) Linux
2 22 (11.83%) CentOS
2 22 (11.83%) Ubuntu
3 13 (6.99%) Android
4 8 (4.30%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.23%) Windows
6 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.61%) Unix
7 2 (1.08%) Solaris
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (55.91%) Continuous Integration
3 87 (46.77%) OO
4 80 (43.01%) Scrum
5 65 (34.95%) TDD
6 60 (32.26%) Open Source
7 54 (29.03%) OOP
8 53 (28.49%) SOA
9 51 (27.42%) Microservices
9 51 (27.42%) Software Delivery
10 47 (25.27%) Pair Programming
11 43 (23.12%) MVC
12 41 (22.04%) DevOps
13 26 (13.98%) Configuration Management
14 24 (12.90%) Web Development
15 20 (10.75%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (8.60%) Unit Testing
17 14 (7.53%) E-Commerce
17 14 (7.53%) OOD
18 13 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 97 (52.15%) Java
2 94 (50.54%) JavaScript
3 54 (29.03%) Scala
4 48 (25.81%) Groovy
5 44 (23.66%) Clojure
5 44 (23.66%) PHP
6 32 (17.20%) Python
7 27 (14.52%) Bash Shell
8 25 (13.44%) SQL
9 21 (11.29%) Perl
10 18 (9.68%) Ruby
11 13 (6.99%) C#
12 11 (5.91%) ECMAScript
13 7 (3.76%) ES6
14 6 (3.23%) Dart
14 6 (3.23%) Go
14 6 (3.23%) PHP 5
14 6 (3.23%) TypeScript
15 5 (2.69%) C
15 5 (2.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.30%) Degree
4 4 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.15%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.54%) MISRA
2 1 (0.54%) MISRA C
System Software
1 65 (34.95%) Virtual Machines
2 31 (16.67%) Docker
3 13 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.45%) vCloud
5 9 (4.84%) Xen
6 3 (1.61%) LXC
7 2 (1.08%) Squid
7 2 (1.08%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.54%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (26.34%) Ansible
2 30 (16.13%) Puppet
3 23 (12.37%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (11.29%) ZABBIX
5 19 (10.22%) HAProxy
6 18 (9.68%) Kibana
6 18 (9.68%) logstash
7 17 (9.14%) Salt
8 12 (6.45%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.08%) Capistrano
9 2 (1.08%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.08%) SCCM
9 2 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (13.44%) Red Hat
1 25 (13.44%) VMware
2 15 (8.06%) Oracle
3 12 (6.45%) Black Duck
3 12 (6.45%) Sonatype
3 12 (6.45%) Veracode
4 11 (5.91%) Zend
5 9 (4.84%) Google
6 5 (2.69%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.15%) IBM
8 3 (1.61%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.08%) Facebook
9 2 (1.08%) OpenText
9 2 (1.08%) Sun
9 2 (1.08%) Tableau
9 2 (1.08%) Twitter
9 2 (1.08%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.54%) New Relic
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