The first table below looks at the demand for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 45 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.20% - 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.59% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £125 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £225 £365
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -38.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £26.25 -
% change year-on-year
+35.23% -
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
63 37 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.40% 8.10% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 22 42
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
Mercurial
South East

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Mercurial
South East

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Mercurial 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 Mercurial.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) WAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (100.00%) LESS

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Mercurial 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 Mercurial. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) WAMP
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe