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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 406 376 372
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 25 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 1.46% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 33
Median daily rate £450 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £370 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3911 3430 3342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.65% 14.53% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2885 2476 2428
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 17
Median hourly rate £10.00 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.78% -50.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -12 5 £480 +6.66% 1
City of London +22 2 £433 -8.94% 3
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 41 (91.11%) Git (software)
2 31 (68.89%) Jenkins
3 28 (62.22%) MySQL
4 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (57.78%) Ansible
4 26 (57.78%) DevOps
5 25 (55.56%) Linux
6 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (46.67%) MongoDB
8 20 (44.44%) Docker
8 20 (44.44%) Tomcat
9 19 (42.22%) Web Services
9 19 (42.22%) Gerrit
9 19 (42.22%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (40.00%) Scrum
10 18 (40.00%) Subversion
11 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (37.78%) JBoss
12 16 (35.56%) Python
12 16 (35.56%) PHP
12 16 (35.56%) LAMP
13 15 (33.33%) Bash Shell
14 14 (31.11%) Java
14 14 (31.11%) Apache
15 13 (28.89%) MVC
15 13 (28.89%) Perl
15 13 (28.89%) J2EE
15 13 (28.89%) VMware
15 13 (28.89%) Ruby
15 13 (28.89%) Salt

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 20 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 17 (37.78%) JBoss
3 14 (31.11%) Apache
4 13 (28.89%) nginx
5 11 (24.44%) Mule ESB
6 2 (4.44%) Drupal
6 2 (4.44%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.22%) Jetty
7 1 (2.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) GIMP
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (42.22%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (28.89%) GitHub
3 8 (17.78%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (15.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (6.67%) PaaS
6 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Firewall
1 11 (24.44%) Reverse Proxy
2 10 (22.22%) DMZ
3 8 (17.78%) VPN
4 5 (11.11%) HTTP
5 3 (6.67%) SSL
5 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) MySQL
2 21 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
5 10 (22.22%) Redis
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
7 7 (15.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.22%) Big Data
8 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.22%) OLTP
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
8 1 (2.22%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 41 (91.11%) Git (software)
2 31 (68.89%) Jenkins
3 19 (42.22%) Gerrit
4 18 (40.00%) Subversion
5 10 (22.22%) Artifactory
5 10 (22.22%) SonarQube
5 10 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (11.11%) Vagrant
7 3 (6.67%) Hudson
8 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.44%) GitLab
8 2 (4.44%) Grunt
8 2 (4.44%) gulp
9 1 (2.22%) Maven
9 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.89%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (4.44%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (4.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) Web Services
2 16 (35.56%) LAMP
3 13 (28.89%) J2EE
4 12 (26.67%) LAPP Stack
5 11 (24.44%) CSS
5 11 (24.44%) HTML
5 11 (24.44%) LEMP Stack
5 11 (24.44%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (17.78%) Java EE
6 8 (17.78%) JPA
6 8 (17.78%) REST
7 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
7 7 (15.56%) Spring
7 7 (15.56%) Spring MVC
8 5 (11.11%) HTML5
8 5 (11.11%) jQuery
8 5 (11.11%) Symfony
9 4 (8.89%) .NET
9 4 (8.89%) Sass
10 3 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 5 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.44%) Fintech
4 2 (4.44%) PKI
4 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) CentOS
2 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.44%) Solaris
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (57.78%) DevOps
2 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (40.00%) Scrum
4 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (28.89%) MVC
5 11 (24.44%) OO
6 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 10 (22.22%) OWASP
7 9 (20.00%) Microservices
8 8 (17.78%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 8 (17.78%) OOD
8 8 (17.78%) SOA
9 5 (11.11%) Software Delivery
10 4 (8.89%) Change Control
10 4 (8.89%) High Availability
10 4 (8.89%) Open Source
11 3 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) PHP
1 16 (35.56%) Python
2 15 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 14 (31.11%) Java
4 13 (28.89%) Perl
4 13 (28.89%) Ruby
5 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.33%) Go
6 6 (13.33%) Scala
7 3 (6.67%) C#
8 2 (4.44%) Lua
8 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.44%) SQL
9 1 (2.22%) Erlang
9 1 (2.22%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (4.44%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Docker
2 11 (24.44%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (22.22%) vCloud
4 6 (13.33%) LXC
5 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.44%) Squid
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (57.78%) Ansible
2 13 (28.89%) Puppet
2 13 (28.89%) Salt
3 11 (24.44%) HAProxy
3 11 (24.44%) Kibana
3 11 (24.44%) logstash
3 11 (24.44%) ZABBIX
4 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (22.22%) Rundeck
5 2 (4.44%) Capistrano
5 2 (4.44%) SELinux
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) VMware
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
3 10 (22.22%) Black Duck
3 10 (22.22%) Sonatype
3 10 (22.22%) Veracode
4 7 (15.56%) Google
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) Sun
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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