The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 413 370 372
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +2
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 18 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 1.69% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 34 28
Median daily rate £425 £525 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +42.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
- +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Mercurial
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3715 3010 3149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.15% 13.59% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2753 2116 2344
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 10
Median hourly rate £43.63 £27.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £44.60
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 London

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in London

Mercurial
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mercurial across the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Mercurial Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mercurial
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the London region.

Mercurial Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
Croydon -5 5 £480 -4.00%
City of London +20 3 £250 -54.54% 1
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 London region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 26 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) Linux
4 19 (52.78%) CSS
5 18 (50.00%) HTML
6 16 (44.44%) Scrum
7 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (38.89%) jQuery
8 14 (38.89%) MySQL
9 12 (33.33%) Apache
9 12 (33.33%) LAMP
9 12 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 12 (33.33%) Docker
9 12 (33.33%) DevOps
10 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
10 11 (30.56%) nginx
10 11 (30.56%) Python
11 10 (27.78%) Java
11 10 (27.78%) Sass
11 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
11 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
11 10 (27.78%) Ansible
11 10 (27.78%) LAPP Stack
12 9 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
12 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (25.00%) Redis

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (30.56%) nginx
3 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (16.67%) JBoss
4 6 (16.67%) Mule ESB
5 3 (8.33%) Gunicorn
5 3 (8.33%) Node.js
5 3 (8.33%) uWSGI
6 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.67%) GitHub
3 5 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DMZ
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
1 6 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (13.89%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) MySQL
2 12 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
4 9 (25.00%) Redis
5 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (8.33%) MariaDB
6 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) OLTP
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.78%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (22.22%) Grunt
4 7 (19.44%) gulp
4 7 (19.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 6 (16.67%) Gerrit
5 6 (16.67%) SonarQube
6 5 (13.89%) Bower
6 5 (13.89%) Subversion
7 3 (8.33%) JIRA
7 3 (8.33%) Sublime Text
8 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 2 (5.56%) Hudson
9 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (13.89%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.56%) Publishing
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Angular Developer
4 5 (13.89%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (13.89%) HTML Developer
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) CSS
2 18 (50.00%) HTML
3 14 (38.89%) jQuery
4 12 (33.33%) LAMP
5 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
6 10 (27.78%) LAPP Stack
6 10 (27.78%) Sass
7 9 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (19.44%) J2EE
8 7 (19.44%) Web Services
9 6 (16.67%) JSP
10 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
10 5 (13.89%) CSS3
10 5 (13.89%) HTML5
10 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 5 (13.89%) JSTL
10 5 (13.89%) Spring
10 5 (13.89%) Underscore.js
11 4 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 2 (5.56%) PKI
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Online Games
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) CentOS
2 9 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.33%) Debian
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 2 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) Scrum
3 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (22.22%) Web Development
7 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
7 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
8 6 (16.67%) OWASP
8 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (13.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Graceful Degradation
9 5 (13.89%) MVC
9 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
9 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 5 (13.89%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (11.11%) Change Control
10 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 9 (25.00%) PHP
4 9 (25.00%) Ruby
5 8 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (5.56%) Go
8 2 (5.56%) Lua
8 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.56%) Scala
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (5.56%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) LXC
2 6 (16.67%) vCloud
3 2 (5.56%) Squid
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Ansible
2 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (22.22%) Puppet
3 7 (19.44%) Kibana
3 7 (19.44%) logstash
4 6 (16.67%) HAProxy
4 6 (16.67%) Rundeck
4 6 (16.67%) Salt
4 6 (16.67%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.56%) SELinux
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) Black Duck
3 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (16.67%) Sonatype
3 6 (16.67%) Veracode
4 5 (13.89%) Google
4 5 (13.89%) hybris
5 3 (8.33%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Sun