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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank 356 328 359
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +31
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 46 76 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% 2.48% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 61 14
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£525 £325 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -22.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £263 £238
% change year-on-year
+61.90% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +67.17%
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
3042 3061 2582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.23% 13.66% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2159 2244 1907
Average daily rate £425 £401 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 March 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 March 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 +11 12 £475 +31.03% 2
Westminster - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (77.46%) Git (software)
2 43 (60.56%) Subversion
3 42 (59.15%) Java
4 41 (57.75%) Linux
5 38 (53.52%) Apache
6 34 (47.89%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (45.07%) Tomcat
9 30 (42.25%) Bash Shell
10 29 (40.85%) Python
10 29 (40.85%) Jenkins
11 28 (39.44%) SQL
11 28 (39.44%) Configuration Management
12 25 (35.21%) Maven
13 24 (33.80%) Red Hat
13 24 (33.80%) .NET
13 24 (33.80%) Oracle
13 24 (33.80%) Windows
13 24 (33.80%) Gradle
14 23 (32.39%) Ant
15 22 (30.99%) Load Balancing
15 22 (30.99%) DevOps
16 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
16 20 (28.17%) Ruby
16 20 (28.17%) Puppet
16 20 (28.17%) MySQL
17 19 (26.76%) Web Services
17 19 (26.76%) Scrum
17 19 (26.76%) TeamCity
17 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (53.52%) Apache
2 32 (45.07%) Tomcat
3 14 (19.72%) IIS
3 14 (19.72%) nginx
4 9 (12.68%) JBoss
5 8 (11.27%) Node.js
6 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (5.63%) Confluence
9 3 (4.23%) Drupal
9 3 (4.23%) GlassFish
10 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
10 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.41%) CMS
11 1 (1.41%) Jetty
11 1 (1.41%) concrete5
11 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Project
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.41%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.86%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (9.86%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.04%) PaaS
4 5 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) Firewall
2 8 (11.27%) HTTP
2 8 (11.27%) Internet
3 6 (8.45%) SSL
4 5 (7.04%) DMZ
4 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.04%) VPN
4 5 (7.04%) LDAP
5 4 (5.63%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (5.63%) AMQP
6 1 (1.41%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.41%) IPsec
6 1 (1.41%) IMAP
6 1 (1.41%) DNS
6 1 (1.41%) SNMP
6 1 (1.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) MySQL
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
3 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
4 12 (16.90%) Redis
4 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (15.49%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.04%) TKPROF
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.04%) OLTP
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.82%) Big Data
8 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 55 (77.46%) Git (software)
2 43 (60.56%) Subversion
3 29 (40.85%) Jenkins
4 25 (35.21%) Maven
5 24 (33.80%) Gradle
6 23 (32.39%) Ant
7 19 (26.76%) TeamCity
8 14 (19.72%) MSBuild
9 13 (18.31%) JIRA
10 9 (12.68%) Hudson
11 6 (8.45%) JMeter
11 6 (8.45%) VisualVM
12 5 (7.04%) SonarQube
12 5 (7.04%) Artifactory
12 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (7.04%) JProfiler
12 5 (7.04%) JUnit
12 5 (7.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (5.63%) Gerrit
14 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Release Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (2.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) Web Services
3 15 (21.13%) XML
4 14 (19.72%) Django
5 12 (16.90%) HTML
6 9 (12.68%) Rendezvous
7 8 (11.27%) Play Framework
8 7 (9.86%) jQuery
8 7 (9.86%) Middleware
8 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (9.86%) CSS
9 6 (8.45%) Java EE
9 6 (8.45%) LAMP
10 5 (7.04%) XML Schema
10 5 (7.04%) WCF
10 5 (7.04%) LINQ
10 5 (7.04%) J2EE
10 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.04%) XSLT
10 5 (7.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Fixed Income
2 12 (16.90%) Replication
3 7 (9.86%) Open Source
4 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.04%) W3C
6 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.82%) User Experience
7 2 (2.82%) Equities
7 2 (2.82%) PKI
8 1 (1.41%) Clustering
8 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.41%) iPhone
8 1 (1.41%) Social Media
8 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (57.75%) Linux
2 24 (33.80%) Windows
3 18 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (15.49%) UNIX
5 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
5 6 (8.45%) CentOS
6 2 (2.82%) Solaris
7 1 (1.41%) Debian
7 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (39.44%) Configuration Management
4 22 (30.99%) Load Balancing
4 22 (30.99%) DevOps
5 19 (26.76%) Scrum
6 15 (21.13%) Release Management
6 15 (21.13%) Web Development
7 13 (18.31%) OO
8 11 (15.49%) ITIL
8 11 (15.49%) Problem Management
9 10 (14.08%) Kanban
9 10 (14.08%) Capacity Management
10 9 (12.68%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (12.68%) MVC
11 7 (9.86%) OOD
11 7 (9.86%) TDD
11 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (8.45%) Analytics
12 6 (8.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (59.15%) Java
2 30 (42.25%) Bash Shell
3 29 (40.85%) Python
4 28 (39.44%) SQL
5 20 (28.17%) Ruby
6 15 (21.13%) Groovy
7 14 (19.72%) C++
8 13 (18.31%) Perl
9 12 (16.90%) PHP
10 11 (15.49%) Scala
11 10 (14.08%) C#
12 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
12 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
12 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
13 5 (7.04%) XPath
13 5 (7.04%) Golang
14 4 (5.63%) PHP5
14 4 (5.63%) C
15 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) DV Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.86%) Varnish
2 7 (9.86%) VirtualBox
3 5 (7.04%) vCloud
3 5 (7.04%) Docker
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.82%) Squid
5 1 (1.41%) NFS
5 1 (1.41%) KVM
5 1 (1.41%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 20 (28.17%) Puppet
2 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (19.72%) ITRS Geneos
3 14 (19.72%) BladeLogic
4 10 (14.08%) Ansible
4 10 (14.08%) Salt
5 8 (11.27%) Vagrant
6 6 (8.45%) ZABBIX
7 5 (7.04%) Data Guard
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Kibana
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Flashback
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (7.04%) logstash
8 4 (5.63%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.41%) Nagios
9 1 (1.41%) Cacti
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Oracle
1 24 (33.80%) Red Hat
2 14 (19.72%) VMware
3 9 (12.68%) TIBCO
3 9 (12.68%) Splunk
4 6 (8.45%) Google
5 4 (5.63%) Zend
5 4 (5.63%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.23%) Sun
7 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.82%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) hybris
8 1 (1.41%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.41%) AppDynamics
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