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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mercurial
UK / England
Rank 496 548 542
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -6
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 77 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 0.88% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 41
Median daily rate £450 £360 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £463
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.00

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
7142 7026 6494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.06% 14.72% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4792 4698 4390
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 188 118
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.83 £24.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.71 £53.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +30 34 £513 +16.47% 20
Yorkshire +27 18 £340 - 12
South East +25 11 £360 +10.76% 5
North West +13 6 - - 9
South West +13 4 £325 -16.12% 1
West Midlands +6 2 £378 +37.27% 9
East of England -4 2 £325 -9.72% 1
Mercurial
UK

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 157 (89.20%) Git (software)
2 97 (55.11%) Continuous Integration
3 95 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (49.43%) Subversion
5 74 (42.05%) Linux
6 72 (40.91%) Java
7 66 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 61 (34.66%) NoSQL
9 59 (33.52%) Ansible
9 59 (33.52%) MySQL
10 55 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
11 54 (30.68%) OO
12 53 (30.11%) Python
12 53 (30.11%) DevOps
13 49 (27.84%) JavaScript
14 48 (27.27%) Scrum
15 46 (26.14%) MongoDB
16 45 (25.57%) TDD
17 44 (25.00%) MVC
18 42 (23.86%) PHP
18 42 (23.86%) Apache
18 42 (23.86%) Puppet
19 41 (23.30%) LAMP
19 41 (23.30%) Configuration Management
20 40 (22.73%) HTML
21 38 (21.59%) nginx
21 38 (21.59%) LEMP Stack
22 37 (21.02%) LAPP Stack
23 36 (20.45%) Web Services
23 36 (20.45%) AngularJS

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 42 (23.86%) Apache
2 38 (21.59%) nginx
3 31 (17.61%) Tomcat
4 23 (13.07%) Jetty
5 19 (10.80%) Mule ESB
6 17 (9.66%) WildFly
7 15 (8.52%) Confluence
8 12 (6.82%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (5.11%) JBoss
10 7 (3.98%) WebLogic
11 4 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (1.70%) CMS
13 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.14%) WordPress
14 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) GIMP
1 8 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.70%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.57%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.57%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.80%) PaaS
3 13 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (6.82%) Datadog
5 10 (5.68%) GitHub
6 7 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.27%) SaaS
8 3 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.57%) IaaS
10 1 (0.57%) Route 53
10 1 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.07%) Firewall
2 22 (12.50%) VPN
3 19 (10.80%) Reverse Proxy
4 14 (7.95%) HTTP
5 11 (6.25%) Internet
6 10 (5.68%) DMZ
7 8 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.27%) SSL
9 2 (1.14%) DNS
9 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.14%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.57%) AMQP
10 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (34.66%) NoSQL
2 59 (33.52%) MySQL
3 55 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (26.14%) MongoDB
5 32 (18.18%) Redis
6 21 (11.93%) Relational Database
7 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
8 17 (9.66%) CouchDB
9 8 (4.55%) Big Data
10 3 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.14%) MarkLogic
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.57%) Event Store
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.57%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.57%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 157 (89.20%) Git (software)
2 87 (49.43%) Subversion
3 66 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 29 (16.48%) JIRA
5 25 (14.20%) Gerrit
6 20 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (10.80%) JUnit
8 17 (9.66%) GitLab
9 15 (8.52%) Bazaar
10 13 (7.39%) TeamCity
11 10 (5.68%) Maven
11 10 (5.68%) Vagrant
11 10 (5.68%) Visual Studio
12 9 (5.11%) IntelliJ
12 9 (5.11%) Selenium
13 8 (4.55%) Bitbucket
13 8 (4.55%) Hudson
13 8 (4.55%) JMeter
13 8 (4.55%) Mockito
13 8 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (3.41%) Games
2 6 (3.41%) Marketing
2 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.84%) Electronics
3 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.27%) Banking
4 4 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.14%) Automotive
5 2 (1.14%) Avionics
5 2 (1.14%) Military
5 2 (1.14%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.57%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 99 (56.25%) Developer
2 37 (21.02%) Java Developer
3 31 (17.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (14.20%) PHP Developer
5 16 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.95%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (6.82%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 12 (6.82%) Symfony Developer
9 10 (5.68%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (5.68%) HTML Developer
10 9 (5.11%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (5.11%) PHP Zend Developer
11 8 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) Tester
12 7 (3.98%) Architect
12 7 (3.98%) Consultant
12 7 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (3.41%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.30%) LAMP
2 40 (22.73%) HTML
3 38 (21.59%) LEMP Stack
4 37 (21.02%) LAPP Stack
5 36 (20.45%) AngularJS
5 36 (20.45%) Web Services
6 34 (19.32%) CSS
7 26 (14.77%) Spring
8 25 (14.20%) jQuery
9 24 (13.64%) HTML5
10 23 (13.07%) Laravel
11 21 (11.93%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (11.93%) REST
11 21 (11.93%) RESTful
11 21 (11.93%) Symfony
11 21 (11.93%) XML
12 20 (11.36%) JSON
13 19 (10.80%) Node.js
14 18 (10.23%) CSS3
14 18 (10.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.07%) Data Structures
2 21 (11.93%) User Experience
3 18 (10.23%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.41%) Minimum Viable Product
6 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.70%) Animation
7 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.70%) RIA
8 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.14%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.14%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.57%) Fintech
9 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (42.05%) Linux
2 20 (11.36%) CentOS
2 20 (11.36%) Ubuntu
3 15 (8.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (7.95%) Windows
5 6 (3.41%) Unix
6 5 (2.84%) Android
6 5 (2.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (55.11%) Continuous Integration
2 95 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.68%) OO
4 53 (30.11%) DevOps
5 48 (27.27%) Scrum
6 45 (25.57%) TDD
7 44 (25.00%) MVC
8 41 (23.30%) Configuration Management
9 35 (19.89%) Open Source
10 28 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (14.20%) Software Engineering
12 24 (13.64%) Automated Testing
12 24 (13.64%) E-Commerce
13 23 (13.07%) Web Development
14 22 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (10.80%) High Availability
16 16 (9.09%) BDD
16 16 (9.09%) Refactoring
17 15 (8.52%) Software Delivery
18 14 (7.95%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (40.91%) Java
2 53 (30.11%) Python
3 49 (27.84%) JavaScript
4 42 (23.86%) PHP
5 33 (18.75%) SQL
6 31 (17.61%) Bash Shell
6 31 (17.61%) Ruby
7 24 (13.64%) Perl
8 17 (9.66%) C#
8 17 (9.66%) Go
9 12 (6.82%) C
9 12 (6.82%) C++
10 10 (5.68%) Scala
11 9 (5.11%) Groovy
11 9 (5.11%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.41%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.84%) Clojure
13 5 (2.84%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.27%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.77%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.39%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.68%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.98%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.84%) Degree
6 4 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.14%) ISEB
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (17.05%) Docker
2 29 (16.48%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.66%) Xen
4 2 (1.14%) Varnish
5 1 (0.57%) Gluster
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.57%) vCloud
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 59 (33.52%) Ansible
2 42 (23.86%) Puppet
3 33 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (11.93%) Salt
5 20 (11.36%) HAProxy
6 19 (10.80%) ZABBIX
7 17 (9.66%) Kibana
7 17 (9.66%) logstash
8 14 (7.95%) Terraform
9 2 (1.14%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (1.14%) Nagios
9 2 (1.14%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.57%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.57%) Consul
10 1 (0.57%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.57%) SELinux
Vendors
1 33 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 23 (13.07%) Oracle
3 20 (11.36%) VMware
3 20 (11.36%) Zend
4 8 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.84%) ATG
6 5 (2.84%) Perforce
6 5 (2.84%) SAP
7 4 (2.27%) Google
7 4 (2.27%) Veracode
7 4 (2.27%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.70%) Black Duck
8 3 (1.70%) Sonatype
9 2 (1.14%) Apple
9 2 (1.14%) Demandware
9 2 (1.14%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.14%) hybris
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe
10 1 (0.57%) Luciad
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