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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 148 156 137
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% 0.75% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £475 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £340 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £403
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -3.10%
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
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
463 663 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.74% 15.93% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 374 245
Median daily rate £400 £364 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £26.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.80
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 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
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 11 December 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 +7 5 £475 +39.70% 3
Lancashire - 1 - -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 20 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
2 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) Java
4 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (66.67%) RESTful
5 15 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (62.50%) Scrum
5 15 (62.50%) OO
6 14 (58.33%) HTML5
6 14 (58.33%) CSS3
7 13 (54.17%) GitHub
7 13 (54.17%) OOP
7 13 (54.17%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (50.00%) Microservices
8 12 (50.00%) Software Delivery
8 12 (50.00%) SOA
8 12 (50.00%) Pair Programming
8 12 (50.00%) Clojure
8 12 (50.00%) Scala
8 12 (50.00%) Groovy
9 11 (45.83%) Open Source
9 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
9 11 (45.83%) Spring
10 6 (25.00%) .NET
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (25.00%) C#

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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) GitHub
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) DMZ
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (16.67%) Redis
4 2 (8.33%) MarkLogic
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
4 12 (50.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 12 (50.00%) Scala Developer
4 12 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (50.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 12 (50.00%) Senior Scala Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) RESTful
3 14 (58.33%) CSS3
3 14 (58.33%) HTML5
4 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
4 11 (45.83%) Spring
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.67%) JMS
7 4 (16.67%) Sass
8 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
8 3 (12.50%) Durandal
8 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (12.50%) LESS
8 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) TDD
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (62.50%) OO
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
4 13 (54.17%) OOP
5 12 (50.00%) Microservices
5 12 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 12 (50.00%) SOA
5 12 (50.00%) Software Delivery
6 11 (45.83%) Open Source
7 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (12.50%) OOD
7 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) Clojure
3 12 (50.00%) Groovy
3 12 (50.00%) Scala
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 4 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Ruby
7 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
8 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Varnish
2 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) CFEngine
1 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
1 1 (4.17%) logstash
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
1 1 (4.17%) Salt
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Black Duck
2 1 (4.17%) Facebook
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) New Relic
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) Sonatype
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter
2 1 (4.17%) Veracode
2 1 (4.17%) VMware