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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 238 274 242
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -32
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 19 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.030% 0.097%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% 0.24% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Median daily rate £400 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +23.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+171.42% -
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
1318 1230 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.75% 12.39% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 760 616
Median daily rate £413 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £485 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 22
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +12.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
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 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 29 September 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 - 15 £400 -
Surrey +9 2 £400 +45.45%
Berkshire +1 1 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £325 -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 20 (95.24%) Git (software)
2 18 (85.71%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) Subversion
3 17 (80.95%) OO
3 17 (80.95%) E-Commerce
4 16 (76.19%) MySQL
4 16 (76.19%) MVC
4 16 (76.19%) Apache
4 16 (76.19%) LAMP
4 16 (76.19%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (76.19%) Linux
4 16 (76.19%) Web Development
4 16 (76.19%) Symfony
4 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (76.19%) nginx
4 16 (76.19%) CouchDB
4 16 (76.19%) MongoDB
4 16 (76.19%) NoSQL
4 16 (76.19%) Memcached
4 16 (76.19%) Redis
4 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
4 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
4 16 (76.19%) LEMP Stack
4 16 (76.19%) LAPP Stack
5 15 (71.43%) Laravel
5 15 (71.43%) Yii
5 15 (71.43%) Zend
6 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
7 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
8 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning

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 16 (76.19%) Apache
1 16 (76.19%) nginx
2 3 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) GIMP
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
1 2 (9.52%) FlexRay
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) CouchDB
1 16 (76.19%) MongoDB
1 16 (76.19%) MySQL
1 16 (76.19%) NoSQL
1 16 (76.19%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (76.19%) Redis
1 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) Git (software)
2 18 (85.71%) Subversion
3 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
1 2 (9.52%) Military
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) PHP Developer
3 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce Developer
3 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 6 (28.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Symfony Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (19.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
7 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) LAMP
1 16 (76.19%) LAPP Stack
1 16 (76.19%) LEMP Stack
1 16 (76.19%) Memcached
1 16 (76.19%) Symfony
2 15 (71.43%) Laravel
2 15 (71.43%) Yii
3 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
4 9 (42.86%) Node.js
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (9.52%) LESS
5 2 (9.52%) React
5 2 (9.52%) Sass
5 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) E-Commerce
1 17 (80.95%) OO
2 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (76.19%) MVC
2 16 (76.19%) Web Development
3 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (52.38%) Refactoring
4 11 (52.38%) Release Management
4 11 (52.38%) Web Application Development
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
5 2 (9.52%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Ansible
1 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle