The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank - - 74
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +20.96%
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
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
98 119 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.75% 12.91% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 74 60
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Reading