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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mercurial
UK / England
Rank 490 545 536
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -9
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 77 59 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.14% 0.84% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 29
Median daily rate £475 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £321 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £420
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -15.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £65.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +75.67%

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
6775 7057 6291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.60% 15.17% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4524 4741 4348
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 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 182 107
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £24.23 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +24 36 £500 +11.11% 14
Yorkshire +26 13 £340 - 9
South East +18 10 £363 +7.40% 2
North West +14 8 £500 +42.85% 7
East of England -4 6 £394 +9.37% 4
South West +14 2 - - 1
West Midlands 0 1 £400 - 6
Mercurial
UK

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 169 (89.42%) Git (software)
2 114 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (58.20%) Continuous Integration
4 86 (45.50%) Linux
4 86 (45.50%) Subversion
5 76 (40.21%) Java
5 76 (40.21%) MySQL
6 73 (38.62%) NoSQL
6 73 (38.62%) Jenkins
7 71 (37.57%) Ansible
8 70 (37.04%) PostgreSQL
9 69 (36.51%) Scrum
10 67 (35.45%) Python
11 65 (34.39%) DevOps
12 64 (33.86%) OO
13 55 (29.10%) JavaScript
13 55 (29.10%) TDD
14 54 (28.57%) LAMP
15 51 (26.98%) Apache
16 50 (26.46%) Configuration Management
16 50 (26.46%) Puppet
17 49 (25.93%) MongoDB
18 48 (25.40%) Open Source
18 48 (25.40%) PHP
18 48 (25.40%) HTML
19 47 (24.87%) nginx
19 47 (24.87%) LEMP Stack
20 46 (24.34%) LAPP Stack
20 46 (24.34%) MVC
21 44 (23.28%) Virtual Machines

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 51 (26.98%) Apache
2 47 (24.87%) nginx
3 40 (21.16%) Tomcat
4 31 (16.40%) Jetty
5 25 (13.23%) Mule ESB
5 25 (13.23%) WildFly
6 16 (8.47%) Confluence
7 11 (5.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 10 (5.29%) JBoss
9 4 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.59%) CMS
10 3 (1.59%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.06%) WordPress
12 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.53%) concrete5
12 1 (0.53%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.23%) GIMP
1 8 (4.23%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.12%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.06%) Magento
5 1 (0.53%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.53%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 42 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.70%) GitHub
3 20 (10.58%) PaaS
4 16 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (6.35%) Datadog
6 7 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.59%) SaaS
9 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.53%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.93%) Firewall
2 31 (16.40%) VPN
3 27 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 18 (9.52%) DMZ
5 17 (8.99%) HTTP
6 12 (6.35%) Internet
7 10 (5.29%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.65%) SSL
9 2 (1.06%) DNS
9 2 (1.06%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.06%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.53%) AMQP
10 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (40.21%) MySQL
2 73 (38.62%) NoSQL
3 70 (37.04%) PostgreSQL
4 49 (25.93%) MongoDB
5 36 (19.05%) Redis
6 25 (13.23%) Relational Database
7 19 (10.05%) CouchDB
8 17 (8.99%) SQL Server
9 11 (5.82%) Big Data
10 4 (2.12%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.06%) MarkLogic
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.06%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (1.06%) QlikView
12 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 169 (89.42%) Git (software)
2 86 (45.50%) Subversion
3 73 (38.62%) Jenkins
4 32 (16.93%) Gerrit
5 26 (13.76%) JIRA
6 23 (12.17%) GitLab
7 19 (10.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (10.05%) JUnit
8 15 (7.94%) Bazaar
9 14 (7.41%) Vagrant
10 10 (5.29%) Bitbucket
11 9 (4.76%) Maven
12 8 (4.23%) IntelliJ
12 8 (4.23%) Mockito
13 7 (3.70%) TeamCity
14 6 (3.17%) Ant
14 6 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (2.65%) Artifactory
15 5 (2.65%) SonarQube
15 5 (2.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (6.88%) Finance
2 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.65%) Electronics
3 5 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.65%) Marketing
4 4 (2.12%) Retail
5 3 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.06%) Automotive
6 2 (1.06%) Military
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (54.50%) Developer
2 42 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (21.16%) Java Developer
4 29 (15.34%) PHP Developer
5 26 (13.76%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.99%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (7.94%) Java Scala Developer
7 15 (7.94%) Scala Developer
7 15 (7.94%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 15 (7.94%) Senior Scala Developer
7 15 (7.94%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.88%) AWS DevOps
8 13 (6.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (6.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 13 (6.88%) Symfony Developer
9 11 (5.82%) AWS Engineer
10 10 (5.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (4.76%) Consultant
12 8 (4.23%) E-Commerce Developer
12 8 (4.23%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (28.57%) LAMP
2 48 (25.40%) HTML
3 47 (24.87%) LEMP Stack
4 46 (24.34%) LAPP Stack
5 42 (22.22%) CSS
6 37 (19.58%) Web Services
7 35 (18.52%) HTML5
8 30 (15.87%) Spring
9 29 (15.34%) AngularJS
9 29 (15.34%) RESTful
10 28 (14.81%) CSS3
11 27 (14.29%) jQuery
11 27 (14.29%) Laravel
12 26 (13.76%) RabbitMQ
13 25 (13.23%) Symfony
14 24 (12.70%) Hibernate
15 21 (11.11%) REST
16 20 (10.58%) Node.js
17 19 (10.05%) Memcached
18 18 (9.52%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.58%) Data Structures
2 17 (8.99%) User Experience
3 15 (7.94%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.17%) Minimum Viable Product
7 5 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.06%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.06%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.53%) Fintech
10 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.53%) RIA
10 1 (0.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 86 (45.50%) Linux
2 30 (15.87%) CentOS
2 30 (15.87%) Ubuntu
3 14 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.35%) Windows
5 7 (3.70%) Unix
6 5 (2.65%) Android
7 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (58.20%) Continuous Integration
3 69 (36.51%) Scrum
4 65 (34.39%) DevOps
5 64 (33.86%) OO
6 55 (29.10%) TDD
7 50 (26.46%) Configuration Management
8 48 (25.40%) Open Source
9 46 (24.34%) MVC
10 35 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 28 (14.81%) Software Delivery
11 28 (14.81%) Software Engineering
12 26 (13.76%) Web Development
13 25 (13.23%) High Availability
14 23 (12.17%) OOP
15 22 (11.64%) Performance Tuning
15 22 (11.64%) SOA
16 19 (10.05%) Load Balancing
16 19 (10.05%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.21%) Java
2 67 (35.45%) Python
3 55 (29.10%) JavaScript
4 48 (25.40%) PHP
5 43 (22.75%) Bash Shell
6 36 (19.05%) SQL
7 35 (18.52%) Ruby
8 31 (16.40%) Perl
9 23 (12.17%) Scala
10 20 (10.58%) Groovy
11 18 (9.52%) Go
12 17 (8.99%) C
13 15 (7.94%) Clojure
14 13 (6.88%) C#
15 12 (6.35%) PowerShell
16 7 (3.70%) C++
17 6 (3.17%) Objective-C
17 6 (3.17%) SPARQL
18 4 (2.12%) TypeScript
19 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.88%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.70%) Degree
5 5 (2.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.06%) ISEB
6 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.12%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) MISRA
2 1 (0.53%) MISRA C
System Software
1 44 (23.28%) Virtual Machines
2 42 (22.22%) Docker
3 24 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.70%) Xen
4 3 (1.59%) vCloud
5 1 (0.53%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.53%) Gluster
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.53%) Varnish
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 71 (37.57%) Ansible
2 50 (26.46%) Puppet
3 38 (20.11%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (14.81%) ZABBIX
5 27 (14.29%) HAProxy
6 24 (12.70%) Kibana
6 24 (12.70%) logstash
6 24 (12.70%) Salt
7 12 (6.35%) Terraform
8 4 (2.12%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.06%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (1.06%) Nagios
9 2 (1.06%) SCCM
10 1 (0.53%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.53%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.53%) SELinux
Vendors
1 42 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 29 (15.34%) VMware
3 22 (11.64%) Zend
4 21 (11.11%) Oracle
5 11 (5.82%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.17%) Google
6 6 (3.17%) Veracode
7 5 (2.65%) Black Duck
7 5 (2.65%) SAP
7 5 (2.65%) Sonatype
8 4 (2.12%) ATG
8 4 (2.12%) Perforce
8 4 (2.12%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.06%) Demandware
9 2 (1.06%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.06%) hybris
9 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.53%) BEA
10 1 (0.53%) HP
10 1 (0.53%) Sybase
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