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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 517 555 576
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +21
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 86 66 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 0.87% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 26
Median daily rate £450 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £340 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £70.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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
7610 7557 6697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.60% 15.00% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5106 5115 4687
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 155 111
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.23 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 55 £475 +11.76% 16
South East +26 11 £400 +12.28% 1
North West -1 7 £475 - 3
East of England -6 6 £388 +7.63% 1
South West +5 4 £300 -45.45% 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 10
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Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 187 (90.78%) Git (software)
2 124 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (57.77%) Continuous Integration
4 93 (45.15%) Jenkins
5 92 (44.66%) MySQL
6 91 (44.17%) Linux
7 90 (43.69%) Java
8 82 (39.81%) Ansible
9 79 (38.35%) Subversion
10 76 (36.89%) PostgreSQL
10 76 (36.89%) Scrum
11 75 (36.41%) OO
12 72 (34.95%) DevOps
13 71 (34.47%) NoSQL
14 67 (32.52%) Python
15 66 (32.04%) JavaScript
15 66 (32.04%) MongoDB
16 65 (31.55%) TDD
17 64 (31.07%) HTML
18 60 (29.13%) LAMP
18 60 (29.13%) Open Source
19 57 (27.67%) Virtual Machines
20 55 (26.70%) MVC
20 55 (26.70%) CSS
21 54 (26.21%) Apache
22 53 (25.73%) PHP
22 53 (25.73%) HTML5
23 52 (25.24%) LEMP Stack
23 52 (25.24%) nginx
24 51 (24.76%) Spring

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 54 (26.21%) Apache
2 52 (25.24%) nginx
3 48 (23.30%) Tomcat
4 30 (14.56%) Jetty
5 28 (13.59%) Mule ESB
6 26 (12.62%) WildFly
7 18 (8.74%) JBoss
8 14 (6.80%) Confluence
9 12 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (4.85%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.46%) CMS
13 2 (0.97%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.97%) Drupal
13 2 (0.97%) WordPress
14 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.49%) Magnolia
14 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.43%) GIMP
2 5 (2.43%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.49%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (2.43%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.97%) Magento
5 1 (0.49%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 47 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (18.93%) GitHub
3 24 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (9.22%) PaaS
5 15 (7.28%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.40%) Datadog
7 6 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.46%) SaaS
9 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.99%) Firewall
2 34 (16.50%) VPN
3 30 (14.56%) Reverse Proxy
4 20 (9.71%) DMZ
5 19 (9.22%) HTTP
6 13 (6.31%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.88%) Internet
7 8 (3.88%) SSL
8 2 (0.97%) DNS
8 2 (0.97%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.97%) FlexRay
9 1 (0.49%) AMQP
9 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (44.66%) MySQL
2 76 (36.89%) PostgreSQL
3 71 (34.47%) NoSQL
4 66 (32.04%) MongoDB
5 38 (18.45%) Redis
6 28 (13.59%) Relational Database
7 22 (10.68%) SQL Server
8 21 (10.19%) CouchDB
9 10 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (4.85%) Big Data
10 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.97%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.97%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (0.97%) QlikView
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.49%) DTS
Development Applications
1 187 (90.78%) Git (software)
2 93 (45.15%) Jenkins
3 79 (38.35%) Subversion
4 43 (20.87%) Gerrit
5 25 (12.14%) GitLab
6 22 (10.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (10.19%) JIRA
8 18 (8.74%) JUnit
9 17 (8.25%) Vagrant
10 10 (4.85%) Bazaar
10 10 (4.85%) IntelliJ
10 10 (4.85%) Maven
10 10 (4.85%) Mockito
11 8 (3.88%) Bitbucket
11 8 (3.88%) Grunt
11 8 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (3.88%) WebStorm
12 7 (3.40%) Artifactory
12 7 (3.40%) gulp
12 7 (3.40%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (6.31%) Finance
2 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
3 3 (1.46%) Electronics
3 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.46%) Marketing
3 3 (1.46%) Retail
4 2 (0.97%) Automotive
4 2 (0.97%) Military
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (59.71%) Developer
2 50 (24.27%) Java Developer
3 47 (22.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (16.50%) PHP Developer
4 34 (16.50%) Senior Developer
5 26 (12.62%) Scala Developer
5 26 (12.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (12.14%) Java Scala Developer
6 25 (12.14%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 25 (12.14%) Senior Scala Developer
7 17 (8.25%) AWS DevOps
8 15 (7.28%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (5.83%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 12 (5.83%) Symfony Developer
11 11 (5.34%) E-Commerce Developer
11 11 (5.34%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
11 11 (5.34%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (3.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (31.07%) HTML
2 60 (29.13%) LAMP
3 55 (26.70%) CSS
4 53 (25.73%) HTML5
5 52 (25.24%) LEMP Stack
6 51 (24.76%) LAPP Stack
6 51 (24.76%) Spring
7 46 (22.33%) Web Services
8 43 (20.87%) CSS3
8 43 (20.87%) Hibernate
9 36 (17.48%) REST
9 36 (17.48%) RESTful
10 35 (16.99%) RabbitMQ
11 30 (14.56%) AngularJS
11 30 (14.56%) Laravel
11 30 (14.56%) Symfony
12 29 (14.08%) jQuery
13 24 (11.65%) Node.js
14 21 (10.19%) Memcached
15 20 (9.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (9.22%) Data Structures
3 17 (8.25%) User Experience
4 11 (5.34%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.37%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.91%) Minimum Viable Product
8 5 (2.43%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.46%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.97%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.97%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.49%) Fintech
12 1 (0.49%) Statistics
12 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (44.17%) Linux
2 33 (16.02%) CentOS
2 33 (16.02%) Ubuntu
3 12 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.34%) Windows
5 9 (4.37%) Android
6 6 (2.91%) Unix
7 5 (2.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (57.77%) Continuous Integration
3 76 (36.89%) Scrum
4 75 (36.41%) OO
5 72 (34.95%) DevOps
6 65 (31.55%) TDD
7 60 (29.13%) Open Source
8 55 (26.70%) MVC
9 49 (23.79%) Configuration Management
10 40 (19.42%) SOA
11 36 (17.48%) Microservices
11 36 (17.48%) Software Delivery
12 32 (15.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 32 (15.53%) OOP
13 28 (13.59%) Pair Programming
14 26 (12.62%) E-Commerce
14 26 (12.62%) Web Development
15 23 (11.17%) High Availability
15 23 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (10.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.69%) Java
2 67 (32.52%) Python
3 66 (32.04%) JavaScript
4 53 (25.73%) PHP
5 44 (21.36%) Bash Shell
6 39 (18.93%) Scala
7 34 (16.50%) Perl
8 33 (16.02%) Ruby
9 32 (15.53%) Groovy
10 27 (13.11%) SQL
11 25 (12.14%) Clojure
12 17 (8.25%) Go
13 14 (6.80%) C
14 10 (4.85%) PowerShell
15 9 (4.37%) C#
16 6 (2.91%) TypeScript
17 5 (2.43%) C++
17 5 (2.43%) ECMAScript
17 5 (2.43%) Objective-C
17 5 (2.43%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 28 (13.59%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.34%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.88%) Degree
5 4 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.97%) ISEB
6 2 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.43%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.49%) MISRA
2 1 (0.49%) MISRA C
System Software
1 57 (27.67%) Virtual Machines
2 45 (21.84%) Docker
3 25 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (12.14%) Xen
4 5 (2.43%) vCloud
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.49%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.49%) Gluster
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.49%) Varnish
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 82 (39.81%) Ansible
2 51 (24.76%) Puppet
3 38 (18.45%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (15.05%) ZABBIX
5 30 (14.56%) HAProxy
6 27 (13.11%) Kibana
6 27 (13.11%) logstash
7 24 (11.65%) Salt
8 7 (3.40%) Terraform
9 6 (2.91%) Rundeck
10 3 (1.46%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.97%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.97%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.97%) Nagios
11 2 (0.97%) SCCM
12 1 (0.49%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.49%) SELinux
12 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (20.87%) Red Hat
2 32 (15.53%) VMware
3 25 (12.14%) Oracle
4 24 (11.65%) Zend
5 9 (4.37%) Atlassian
6 8 (3.88%) Google
6 8 (3.88%) Veracode
7 7 (3.40%) Black Duck
7 7 (3.40%) Sonatype
8 3 (1.46%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.46%) Perforce
8 3 (1.46%) SAP
9 1 (0.49%) Demandware
9 1 (0.49%) Elastic Path
9 1 (0.49%) Facebook
9 1 (0.49%) HP
9 1 (0.49%) hybris
9 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.49%) Sybase
9 1 (0.49%) Twitter
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