The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.57% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
Mercurial
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
49 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.67% 8.05% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 6
Median daily rate £375 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside