The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
Rank 394 400 359
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -41
Contract jobs citing Mingle 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.018% 0.030%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate
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£215 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.16% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2223 2628 2449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.47% 11.88% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1454 1633 1598
Average daily rate £375 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 156 114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Trello
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Video on Demand
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) STB
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) IPTV
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Mingle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Trello
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) STB
1 4 (80.00%) IPTV
1 4 (80.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft