The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mercurial
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 3 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.90% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.40% 5.46% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 5
Median daily rate - £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £463
% change year-on-year
- -24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
215 293 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.99% 16.54% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 184 159
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 9 (90.00%) TDD
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) RESTful
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) Scala
6 4 (40.00%) Groovy
6 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (40.00%) OOP
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Clojure
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) GitHub
6 4 (40.00%) Microservices
6 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (30.00%) Sass
7 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) C#

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MarkLogic
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Scala Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Sass
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (20.00%) Durandal
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) LESS
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) Microservices
4 4 (40.00%) OOP
4 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Clojure
3 4 (40.00%) Groovy
3 4 (40.00%) Scala
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle