The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 339 353 341
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 51 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.66% 1.60% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 36
Average daily rate
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£525 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £310 £238
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +30.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3066 3127 2664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.56% 13.77% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2156 2326 1948
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

Mercurial Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 17 £550 +25.71% 5
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £500 -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mercurial also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mercurial.

1 69 (78.41%) Git (software)
2 63 (71.59%) Subversion
3 59 (67.05%) Linux
4 58 (65.91%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (62.50%) Java
6 48 (54.55%) Python
7 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (51.14%) Apache
9 41 (46.59%) Tomcat
10 39 (44.32%) MySQL
11 38 (43.18%) Bash Shell
11 38 (43.18%) Puppet
12 37 (42.05%) Red Hat
12 37 (42.05%) Configuration Management
12 37 (42.05%) Opscode Chef
13 35 (39.77%) SQL
13 35 (39.77%) Jenkins
14 33 (37.50%) DevOps
14 33 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (37.50%) Ruby
15 32 (36.36%) Oracle
15 32 (36.36%) Scrum
16 31 (35.23%) MongoDB
17 29 (32.95%) Load Balancing
17 29 (32.95%) PostgreSQL
18 28 (31.82%) Firewall
18 28 (31.82%) .NET
18 28 (31.82%) Windows
18 28 (31.82%) Gradle
19 27 (30.68%) Oracle Database

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mercurial also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mercurial. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (51.14%) Apache
2 41 (46.59%) Tomcat
3 21 (23.86%) IIS
4 18 (20.45%) nginx
5 9 (10.23%) Mule ESB
6 8 (9.09%) Node.js
6 8 (9.09%) JBoss
7 7 (7.95%) WebLogic
7 7 (7.95%) Confluence
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.27%) Drupal
9 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.14%) Jetty
10 1 (1.14%) NServiceBus
10 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Project
1 2 (2.27%) MS Office
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (20.45%) PaaS
4 9 (10.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (7.95%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.82%) Firewall
2 20 (22.73%) HTTP
3 19 (21.59%) SSL
4 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.23%) VPN
6 8 (9.09%) Internet
6 8 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (7.95%) AMQP
7 7 (7.95%) DMZ
8 4 (4.55%) LDAP
9 1 (1.14%) DNS
9 1 (1.14%) SNMP
9 1 (1.14%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.14%) IPsec
9 1 (1.14%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (44.32%) MySQL
2 31 (35.23%) MongoDB
3 29 (32.95%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (30.68%) Oracle Database
5 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
6 20 (22.73%) NoSQL
7 16 (18.18%) Redis
8 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.55%) TKPROF
9 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 4 (4.55%) Big Data
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.55%) OLTP
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.14%) CouchDB
12 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 69 (78.41%) Git (software)
2 63 (71.59%) Subversion
3 35 (39.77%) Jenkins
4 28 (31.82%) Gradle
5 26 (29.55%) Ant
6 25 (28.41%) Maven
7 23 (26.14%) JIRA
8 21 (23.86%) TeamCity
9 20 (22.73%) MSBuild
10 9 (10.23%) Artifactory
10 9 (10.23%) SonarQube
11 8 (9.09%) Hudson
11 8 (9.09%) Gerrit
12 7 (7.95%) JUnit
13 6 (6.82%) Redmine
13 6 (6.82%) FogBugz
13 6 (6.82%) Trac
14 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
15 4 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Publishing
3 1 (1.14%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (40.91%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.27%) .NET Developer
11 1 (1.14%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.14%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.14%) Applications Support Engineer
11 1 (1.14%) Web Engineer
11 1 (1.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.82%) .NET
2 26 (29.55%) Web Services
3 20 (22.73%) Django
4 15 (17.05%) XML
4 15 (17.05%) Rendezvous
5 11 (12.50%) HTML
6 10 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (10.23%) J2EE
7 9 (10.23%) LAMP
7 9 (10.23%) Java EE
8 7 (7.95%) JSON
8 7 (7.95%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (7.95%) JMS
8 7 (7.95%) CSS
8 7 (7.95%) jQuery
8 7 (7.95%) Play Framework
9 5 (5.68%) Symfony
9 5 (5.68%) XSLT
9 5 (5.68%) XSD
9 5 (5.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Fixed Income
2 11 (12.50%) Replication
3 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.55%) W3C
6 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.27%) User Experience
7 2 (2.27%) Equities
8 1 (1.14%) PKI
8 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.14%) Clustering
8 1 (1.14%) iPhone
8 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.05%) Linux
2 28 (31.82%) Windows
3 27 (30.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.36%) Ubuntu
4 10 (11.36%) CentOS
5 6 (6.82%) UNIX
6 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.14%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.91%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (42.05%) Configuration Management
4 33 (37.50%) DevOps
5 32 (36.36%) Scrum
6 29 (32.95%) Load Balancing
7 27 (30.68%) Open Source
8 19 (21.59%) Release Management
9 16 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 16 (18.18%) ITIL
9 16 (18.18%) OO
9 16 (18.18%) Capacity Management
10 15 (17.05%) Technical Analysis
11 14 (15.91%) Kanban
12 13 (14.77%) TDD
13 11 (12.50%) Web Development
13 11 (12.50%) MVC
14 10 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (10.23%) OWASP
16 7 (7.95%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (62.50%) Java
2 48 (54.55%) Python
3 38 (43.18%) Bash Shell
4 35 (39.77%) SQL
5 33 (37.50%) Ruby
6 20 (22.73%) C++
7 19 (21.59%) PHP
8 17 (19.32%) Scala
9 16 (18.18%) Go
10 11 (12.50%) Perl
11 10 (11.36%) Groovy
12 8 (9.09%) C#
13 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
13 7 (7.95%) PL/SQL
13 7 (7.95%) PHP5
14 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
15 5 (5.68%) C
16 4 (4.55%) XPath
17 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
18 1 (1.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) Degree
4 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 9 (10.23%) QA
3 4 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.23%) vCloud
2 9 (10.23%) Docker
3 7 (7.95%) Varnish
3 7 (7.95%) VirtualBox
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.14%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.14%) KVM
5 1 (1.14%) NFS
5 1 (1.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 38 (43.18%) Puppet
2 37 (42.05%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (30.68%) Ansible
3 27 (30.68%) Salt
4 20 (22.73%) ITRS Geneos
4 20 (22.73%) BladeLogic
5 12 (13.64%) Vagrant
6 10 (11.36%) ZABBIX
7 9 (10.23%) Kibana
7 9 (10.23%) logstash
7 9 (10.23%) Rundeck
8 8 (9.09%) HAProxy
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Flashback
9 4 (4.55%) Data Guard
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (1.14%) Nagios
10 1 (1.14%) Cacti
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Red Hat
2 32 (36.36%) Oracle
3 17 (19.32%) VMware
4 15 (17.05%) Splunk
4 15 (17.05%) TIBCO
5 10 (11.36%) Google
6 7 (7.95%) Atlassian
7 6 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.41%) Zend
9 2 (2.27%) Sun
10 1 (1.14%) IBM
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.14%) Adobe
10 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.14%) AppDynamics
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