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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 388 401 374
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 55 38 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 1.03% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 47
Median daily rate £475 £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +21.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +23.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+171.42% -
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
4100 3682 3644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.96% 15.74% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2938 2670 2722
Median daily rate £463 £445 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
City of London +10 7 £475 +28.37% 1
Croydon -15 2 £471 +4.72%
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 72 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 59 (72.84%) MySQL
3 58 (71.60%) Jenkins
4 56 (69.14%) Linux
4 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (69.14%) DevOps
5 52 (64.20%) Ansible
6 47 (58.02%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (56.79%) Python
8 43 (53.09%) Docker
9 42 (51.85%) Tomcat
10 40 (49.38%) Scrum
11 39 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (48.15%) Gerrit
12 38 (46.91%) Bash Shell
12 38 (46.91%) LAMP
12 38 (46.91%) Red Hat
13 36 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
14 35 (43.21%) NoSQL
15 34 (41.98%) Subversion
16 32 (39.51%) VMware
17 31 (38.27%) Ubuntu
17 31 (38.27%) Apache
17 31 (38.27%) Web Services
17 31 (38.27%) CentOS
18 30 (37.04%) ZABBIX
18 30 (37.04%) MongoDB
18 30 (37.04%) Perl
18 30 (37.04%) Firewall
18 30 (37.04%) Virtual Machines

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 42 (51.85%) Tomcat
2 31 (38.27%) Apache
3 28 (34.57%) Mule ESB
3 28 (34.57%) nginx
4 22 (27.16%) JBoss
5 18 (22.22%) Jetty
5 18 (22.22%) WildFly
6 6 (7.41%) Confluence
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.47%) Drupal
7 2 (2.47%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 36 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (24.69%) GitHub
3 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (12.35%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (11.11%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.23%) Route 53
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.04%) Firewall
2 29 (35.80%) Reverse Proxy
3 27 (33.33%) VPN
4 21 (25.93%) DMZ
5 14 (17.28%) HTTP
6 8 (9.88%) SSL
7 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.17%) Internet
9 1 (1.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (72.84%) MySQL
2 39 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (43.21%) NoSQL
4 30 (37.04%) MongoDB
5 13 (16.05%) Redis
6 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
7 9 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (8.64%) Big Data
9 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.23%) OLTP
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.23%) Sqoop
11 1 (1.23%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 72 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 58 (71.60%) Jenkins
3 39 (48.15%) Gerrit
4 34 (41.98%) Subversion
5 17 (20.99%) GitLab
6 14 (17.28%) Vagrant
7 13 (16.05%) Artifactory
7 13 (16.05%) SonarQube
7 13 (16.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (9.88%) JIRA
9 6 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (7.41%) JUnit
10 5 (6.17%) Bitbucket
10 5 (6.17%) Hudson
11 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.70%) Grunt
12 2 (2.47%) Ant
12 2 (2.47%) gulp
12 2 (2.47%) Maven
13 1 (1.23%) Gradle
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Legal
2 2 (2.47%) Publishing
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (29.63%) Developer
3 11 (13.58%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) DevOps Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Applications Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (2.47%) LAMP Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.91%) LAMP
2 31 (38.27%) Web Services
3 29 (35.80%) LAPP Stack
4 28 (34.57%) LEMP Stack
4 28 (34.57%) RabbitMQ
5 16 (19.75%) REST
6 14 (17.28%) J2EE
7 11 (13.58%) HTML
7 11 (13.58%) Java EE
8 10 (12.35%) JPA
8 10 (12.35%) Spring
9 9 (11.11%) CSS
9 9 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 9 (11.11%) Spring MVC
10 6 (7.41%) HTML5
10 6 (7.41%) JMS
10 6 (7.41%) Symfony
11 5 (6.17%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (4.94%) jQuery
13 3 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.88%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.64%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Fintech
5 2 (2.47%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.47%) PKI
6 1 (1.23%) BBC
6 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (69.14%) Linux
2 31 (38.27%) CentOS
2 31 (38.27%) Ubuntu
3 8 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.47%) Android
5 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.47%) Solaris
5 2 (2.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
1 56 (69.14%) DevOps
2 47 (58.02%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (49.38%) Scrum
4 26 (32.10%) Continuous Delivery
5 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 17 (20.99%) Open Source
7 15 (18.52%) MVC
8 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
9 13 (16.05%) High Availability
9 13 (16.05%) OO
9 13 (16.05%) OWASP
10 11 (13.58%) TDD
11 10 (12.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 10 (12.35%) Load Balancing
11 10 (12.35%) SDLC
11 10 (12.35%) SOA
11 10 (12.35%) Software Delivery
12 9 (11.11%) BDD
12 9 (11.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.79%) Python
2 38 (46.91%) Bash Shell
3 30 (37.04%) Perl
4 23 (28.40%) Java
4 23 (28.40%) Ruby
5 20 (24.69%) PHP
6 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.11%) C
7 9 (11.11%) Go
7 9 (11.11%) SQL
8 8 (9.88%) Scala
9 5 (6.17%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.17%) SPARQL
10 3 (3.70%) C++
11 2 (2.47%) C#
11 2 (2.47%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.23%) Erlang
12 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.64%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.47%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.23%) ISEB
6 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (53.09%) Docker
2 30 (37.04%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (20.99%) Xen
5 11 (13.58%) vCloud
6 2 (2.47%) LXC
6 2 (2.47%) Squid
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Flume
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (64.20%) Ansible
2 30 (37.04%) ZABBIX
3 28 (34.57%) HAProxy
4 26 (32.10%) Kibana
4 26 (32.10%) logstash
5 25 (30.86%) Puppet
6 20 (24.69%) Salt
7 15 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (14.81%) Rundeck
9 2 (2.47%) Capistrano
9 2 (2.47%) SCCM
10 1 (1.23%) CFEngine
10 1 (1.23%) HP Fortify
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Red Hat
2 32 (39.51%) VMware
3 20 (24.69%) Oracle
4 14 (17.28%) Veracode
5 13 (16.05%) Black Duck
5 13 (16.05%) Sonatype
6 10 (12.35%) Google
7 6 (7.41%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.47%) IBM
8 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.47%) Sun
9 1 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) Perforce
9 1 (1.23%) Rally
9 1 (1.23%) Sybase
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