The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.25 -
Mercurial
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
112 58 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.86% 12.29% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 39 43
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £18.05 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) JBehave
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (50.00%) JBehave
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Test Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) XQuery
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) HP