The first table below looks at the demand for Mingle 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 Mingle over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
Rank 405 392 418
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Contract jobs citing Mingle 1 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.046% 0.019%
As % of the Applications category 0.038% 0.37% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Average daily rate
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- £450 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-19.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2655 2962 3369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.65% 12.42% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1728 1901 2069
Average daily rate £361 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 176 213
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £28.32 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +1.36%
Mingle
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Mingle
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mingle across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Mingle Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mingle
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mingle across the London region.

Mingle Daily Rate Trend in London

Mingle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mingle 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 Mingle.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit

Mingle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mingle 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 Mingle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle