The table below looks at the statistics for Mingle skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mingle over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
Rank 622 603 593
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing Mingle 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.15% 0.032% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 - £283
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mingle
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5475 6294 6483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.75% 12.43% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3386 3464 3485
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 610 652
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.73 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Mingle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Mingle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Mingle Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mingle
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mingle across the England region.

Mingle Daily Rate Trend in England

Mingle
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mingle across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Mingle Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mingle
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 Mingle within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
South East - 4 £185 -
London +3 3 £413 +3.12%
North West - 1 £475 -
Mingle
UK

Mingle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mingle 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 Mingle.

1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) assyst
3 4 (40.00%) Trello
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Rally
4 3 (30.00%) Cutover Planning
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) MS Project
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (20.00%) SAP

Mingle
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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) assyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (10.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planner
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FI Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Planner
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Planner
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Cutover Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (20.00%) OCR
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Rally
3 2 (20.00%) OpenText
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SAP