The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 152 140 131
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 15 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.14% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.22% 1.25% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
466 400 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.91% 10.99% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 238 161
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.64 £37.00 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.48 £72.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mercurial
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mercurial across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Mercurial Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Mercurial
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the North West region.

Mercurial Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 8 £500 - 5
Cheshire - 5 £325 -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 30 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 28 (82.35%) HTML
2 28 (82.35%) CSS
3 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
3 25 (73.53%) CSS3
3 25 (73.53%) HTML5
4 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (47.06%) jQuery
5 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (41.18%) RESTful
6 14 (41.18%) Sass
6 14 (41.18%) LESS
6 14 (41.18%) User Experience
6 14 (41.18%) Subversion
6 14 (41.18%) SEO
6 14 (41.18%) Java
7 13 (38.24%) Ajax
7 13 (38.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 12 (35.29%) Open Source
8 12 (35.29%) OO
9 11 (32.35%) SOA
9 11 (32.35%) OOP
9 11 (32.35%) Spring
9 11 (32.35%) TDD
9 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
9 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
9 11 (32.35%) Scrum
9 11 (32.35%) Scala
9 11 (32.35%) Clojure
9 11 (32.35%) Groovy

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.94%) Doxygen
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 14 (41.18%) Subversion
3 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.82%) Maven
4 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.82%) YouTrack
5 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.88%) CMake
5 2 (5.88%) Gradle
5 2 (5.88%) InstallShield
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.88%) TestComplete
5 2 (5.88%) WiX
6 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 13 (38.24%) UI Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Java Scala Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Scala Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Senior Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Senior Scala Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Web UI Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SSAS Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) CSS
1 28 (82.35%) HTML
2 25 (73.53%) CSS3
2 25 (73.53%) HTML5
3 16 (47.06%) jQuery
4 14 (41.18%) LESS
4 14 (41.18%) RESTful
4 14 (41.18%) Sass
5 13 (38.24%) Ajax
6 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
6 11 (32.35%) Spring
7 10 (29.41%) XHTML
7 10 (29.41%) XML
7 10 (29.41%) XSLT
8 6 (17.65%) Web Services
9 4 (11.76%) .NET
10 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
10 3 (8.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) User Experience
2 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) NHS
3 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (41.18%) SEO
4 13 (38.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 12 (35.29%) OO
5 12 (35.29%) Open Source
6 11 (32.35%) Microservices
6 11 (32.35%) OOP
6 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
6 11 (32.35%) Scrum
6 11 (32.35%) SOA
6 11 (32.35%) Software Delivery
6 11 (32.35%) TDD
7 10 (29.41%) Web Development
8 9 (26.47%) Wireframes
9 7 (20.59%) Web Design
10 4 (11.76%) MVC
11 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
11 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) Clojure
3 11 (32.35%) Groovy
3 11 (32.35%) Scala
4 10 (29.41%) XPath
5 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) C#
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VirtualBox
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Tableau
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe