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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 525 564 525
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -39
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 92 62 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 0.91% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 44
Median daily rate £393 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £370 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00
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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
7613 6832 6290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.63% 13.46% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4562 4083
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 105 140
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.45 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -8 27 £438 -10.25% 9
Yorkshire - 20 £400 - 1
East of England +27 17 £375 +10.29% 3
North West 0 16 £500 +14.28% 5
East Midlands - 5 £238 - 2
South East +6 2 - - 3
South West - 2 £375 - 1
North East - 2 £500 -
West Midlands -20 1 £350 -6.66% 5
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Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 140 (89.17%) Git (software)
2 103 (65.61%) HTML
3 101 (64.33%) CSS
4 100 (63.69%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (63.06%) JavaScript
6 79 (50.32%) HTML5
7 77 (49.04%) Java
8 76 (48.41%) CSS3
9 69 (43.95%) OO
10 64 (40.76%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (37.58%) jQuery
12 57 (36.31%) Scrum
13 47 (29.94%) Spring
14 44 (28.03%) TDD
15 43 (27.39%) Subversion
15 43 (27.39%) RESTful
16 41 (26.11%) Enterprise Software
17 40 (25.48%) GitHub
17 40 (25.48%) Virtual Machines
17 40 (25.48%) Hibernate
18 39 (24.84%) OOP
19 38 (24.20%) SOA
19 38 (24.20%) MySQL
19 38 (24.20%) Scala
20 37 (23.57%) Web Services
20 37 (23.57%) Microservices
21 36 (22.93%) Software Delivery
21 36 (22.93%) Open Source
22 35 (22.29%) Groovy
22 35 (22.29%) MVC

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 17 (10.83%) Apache
2 16 (10.19%) nginx
3 15 (9.55%) Tomcat
4 13 (8.28%) JBoss
5 9 (5.73%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.27%) Confluence
6 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.27%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.27%) Gunicorn
6 2 (1.27%) Mule
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.27%) uWSGI
6 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.01%) Photoshop
2 9 (5.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (5.73%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.64%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.64%) GIMP
4 1 (0.64%) MS Office
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.73%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (2.55%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.91%) Magento
4 1 (0.64%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 40 (25.48%) GitHub
2 15 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) DMZ
1 9 (5.73%) Firewall
1 9 (5.73%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (3.82%) VPN
3 3 (1.91%) Network Security
4 2 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.20%) MySQL
2 26 (16.56%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (15.92%) MongoDB
4 20 (12.74%) NoSQL
5 19 (12.10%) SQL Server
6 17 (10.83%) Redis
7 7 (4.46%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.91%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.27%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.27%) GIS
11 2 (1.27%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.64%) Big Data
12 1 (0.64%) Sqoop
12 1 (0.64%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 140 (89.17%) Git (software)
2 43 (27.39%) Subversion
3 30 (19.11%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.92%) Gerrit
5 12 (7.64%) IntelliJ
5 12 (7.64%) WebStorm
6 11 (7.01%) Grunt
7 10 (6.37%) gulp
7 10 (6.37%) Visual Studio
8 9 (5.73%) Artifactory
8 9 (5.73%) SonarQube
8 9 (5.73%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (5.10%) Maven
9 8 (5.10%) Selenium
10 7 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (4.46%) PhpStorm
11 5 (3.18%) Android Studio
11 5 (3.18%) JUnit
12 4 (2.55%) JIRA
12 4 (2.55%) JMeter
General
1 10 (6.37%) Finance
2 5 (3.18%) Legal
3 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.27%) Publishing
3 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.64%) Advertising
4 1 (0.64%) Games
4 1 (0.64%) Retail
4 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (83.44%) Developer
2 47 (29.94%) Java Developer
3 34 (21.66%) Senior Developer
4 32 (20.38%) Scala Developer
5 31 (19.75%) Java Scala Developer
5 31 (19.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (19.75%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 31 (19.75%) Senior Scala Developer
6 22 (14.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 20 (12.74%) PHP Developer
8 13 (8.28%) UI Developer
9 10 (6.37%) Android Developer
10 9 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (3.82%) HTML Developer
11 6 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.82%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.18%) Angular Developer
13 4 (2.55%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (2.55%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (65.61%) HTML
2 101 (64.33%) CSS
3 79 (50.32%) HTML5
4 76 (48.41%) CSS3
5 59 (37.58%) jQuery
6 47 (29.94%) Spring
7 43 (27.39%) RESTful
8 40 (25.48%) Hibernate
9 37 (23.57%) Web Services
10 31 (19.75%) Ajax
11 29 (18.47%) Sass
12 21 (13.38%) XML
13 20 (12.74%) REST
14 19 (12.10%) LESS
15 18 (11.46%) LAMP
15 18 (11.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (10.83%) AngularJS
17 16 (10.19%) .NET
17 16 (10.19%) JSON
17 16 (10.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.11%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (16.56%) User Experience
3 16 (10.19%) Mobile App
4 14 (8.92%) Data Structures
5 11 (7.01%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.73%) Graphic Design
7 6 (3.82%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.91%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.91%) NHS
8 3 (1.91%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.91%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.27%) Fintech
9 2 (1.27%) PKI
9 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.27%) Replication
10 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.66%) Linux
2 12 (7.64%) Android
3 11 (7.01%) CentOS
3 11 (7.01%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.18%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.91%) Windows
6 2 (1.27%) Debian
6 2 (1.27%) Solaris
6 2 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (63.69%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (43.95%) OO
3 64 (40.76%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (36.31%) Scrum
5 44 (28.03%) TDD
6 39 (24.84%) OOP
7 38 (24.20%) SOA
8 37 (23.57%) Microservices
9 36 (22.93%) Open Source
9 36 (22.93%) Software Delivery
10 35 (22.29%) MVC
11 32 (20.38%) Pair Programming
12 31 (19.75%) Web Development
13 19 (12.10%) Wireframes
14 18 (11.46%) DevOps
14 18 (11.46%) Front End Development
15 17 (10.83%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 17 (10.83%) SEO
16 13 (8.28%) OOD
16 13 (8.28%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 99 (63.06%) JavaScript
2 77 (49.04%) Java
3 38 (24.20%) Scala
4 35 (22.29%) Groovy
5 34 (21.66%) PHP
6 31 (19.75%) Clojure
7 19 (12.10%) SQL
8 13 (8.28%) Bash Shell
8 13 (8.28%) C#
8 13 (8.28%) Python
9 11 (7.01%) ECMAScript
9 11 (7.01%) Perl
9 11 (7.01%) Ruby
9 11 (7.01%) XPath
10 8 (5.10%) Dart
10 8 (5.10%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.18%) PHP 5
12 4 (2.55%) C++
13 3 (1.91%) ES6
13 3 (1.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.10%) Degree
3 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.27%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) QA
System Software
1 40 (25.48%) Virtual Machines
2 15 (9.55%) Docker
3 9 (5.73%) vCloud
4 6 (3.82%) LXC
5 4 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.27%) Squid
6 2 (1.27%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (12.74%) Ansible
2 12 (7.64%) Puppet
3 11 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (6.37%) Kibana
4 10 (6.37%) logstash
5 9 (5.73%) HAProxy
5 9 (5.73%) Rundeck
5 9 (5.73%) Salt
5 9 (5.73%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.27%) SELinux
6 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (8.28%) VMware
2 10 (6.37%) Oracle
3 9 (5.73%) Black Duck
3 9 (5.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.73%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.73%) Sonatype
3 9 (5.73%) Veracode
4 7 (4.46%) Zend
5 6 (3.82%) Google
6 4 (2.55%) hybris
6 4 (2.55%) IBM
7 3 (1.91%) Tableau
8 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.27%) Facebook
8 2 (1.27%) OpenText
8 2 (1.27%) Sun
8 2 (1.27%) Twitter
8 2 (1.27%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.64%) Adobe
9 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
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