The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 261 267 235
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 2 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.021% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.16% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1322 1225 1061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.86% 13.02% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 748 587
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 36
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.50 £36.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £45.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mercurial
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mercurial Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Oxfordshire +12 2 - -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) Zend
4 4 (57.14%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) SOAP
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) Middleware
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) Zend Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) PhpStorm
5 3 (42.86%) Magento
6 2 (28.57%) Ansible
6 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (28.57%) Symfony
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Release Management
6 2 (28.57%) nginx
6 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
6 2 (28.57%) Puppet
6 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (28.57%) Yii
6 2 (28.57%) Laravel
6 2 (28.57%) Redis
6 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Redis
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) PhpStorm
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Appium
4 1 (14.29%) JBehave
4 1 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Magento Developer
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Zend Framework
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (28.57%) Laravel
3 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (28.57%) Memcached
3 2 (28.57%) Symfony
3 2 (28.57%) Yii
4 1 (14.29%) Core Animation
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Animation
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Zend