The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 68 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.56% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.24% 0.70% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £428 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Mercurial
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
191 143 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.89% 19.56% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 113 49
Median daily rate £450 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £33.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
1 10 (100.00%) Symfony
1 10 (100.00%) Zend
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) nginx
1 10 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 10 (100.00%) Memcached
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Yii
1 10 (100.00%) Laravel
1 10 (100.00%) Redis
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 10 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 10 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
2 9 (90.00%) Ansible
2 9 (90.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Redis
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
1 10 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
1 10 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 10 (100.00%) Laravel
1 10 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 10 (100.00%) Memcached
1 10 (100.00%) Symfony
1 10 (100.00%) Yii
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
2 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (90.00%) Refactoring
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 9 (90.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Ansible
1 9 (90.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (90.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Zend