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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 414 377 360
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -17
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 19 47 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 1.53% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 39
Median daily rate £425 £525 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £360 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £378 £293
% change year-on-year
-4.63% +29.05%
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
3782 3074 3104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.59% 13.73% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2791 2145 2294
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Median hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 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 4 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 -10 4 £425 -15.00%
City of London +34 3 £250 -54.54%
Chiswick - 2 £438 -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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%) CSS
4 20 (55.56%) HTML
5 18 (50.00%) Linux
6 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
7 16 (44.44%) jQuery
8 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (38.89%) Scrum
10 12 (33.33%) MySQL
10 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
11 10 (27.78%) Sass
11 10 (27.78%) Docker
11 10 (27.78%) DevOps
11 10 (27.78%) Java
11 10 (27.78%) Apache
11 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (27.78%) LAMP
11 10 (27.78%) Web Development
12 9 (25.00%) nginx
12 9 (25.00%) Python
13 8 (22.22%) Front End Development
13 8 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
13 8 (22.22%) Ansible
13 8 (22.22%) Grunt
13 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
13 8 (22.22%) Puppet
13 8 (22.22%) MongoDB

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 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) nginx
3 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.11%) JBoss
4 4 (11.11%) 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 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) GitHub
3 3 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DMZ
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
2 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 7 (19.44%) Redis
5 6 (16.67%) 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 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 8 (22.22%) Grunt
4 7 (19.44%) gulp
5 5 (13.89%) Bower
5 5 (13.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (13.89%) Subversion
6 4 (11.11%) Artifactory
6 4 (11.11%) Gerrit
6 4 (11.11%) SonarQube
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 7 (19.44%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Publishing
3 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 6 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) CSS
2 20 (55.56%) HTML
3 16 (44.44%) jQuery
4 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 10 (27.78%) LAMP
5 10 (27.78%) Sass
6 8 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
7 7 (19.44%) Backbone.js
7 7 (19.44%) HTML5
7 7 (19.44%) JSON
7 7 (19.44%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (19.44%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (16.67%) JSP
9 5 (13.89%) CSS3
9 5 (13.89%) J2EE
9 5 (13.89%) JSTL
9 5 (13.89%) Spring
9 5 (13.89%) Underscore.js
9 5 (13.89%) Web Services
10 4 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
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%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) CentOS
2 7 (19.44%) 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 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (38.89%) Scrum
4 10 (27.78%) DevOps
4 10 (27.78%) Web Development
5 8 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (13.89%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (13.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Graceful Degradation
8 5 (13.89%) MVC
8 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) TDD
8 5 (13.89%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (11.11%) Change Control
9 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.11%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 7 (19.44%) PHP
5 7 (19.44%) Ruby
6 6 (16.67%) Perl
7 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (8.33%) C#
9 2 (5.56%) Go
9 2 (5.56%) Lua
9 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
9 2 (5.56%) Scala
10 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
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 10 (27.78%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) LXC
3 4 (11.11%) vCloud
4 2 (5.56%) Squid
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Ansible
1 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 5 (13.89%) Kibana
2 5 (13.89%) logstash
3 4 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 4 (11.11%) Rundeck
3 4 (11.11%) Salt
3 4 (11.11%) ZABBIX
4 2 (5.56%) SELinux
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) hybris
4 4 (11.11%) Black Duck
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) Sonatype
4 4 (11.11%) Veracode
5 3 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 3 (8.33%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Sun