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 22 August 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
22 Aug 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 £165 £330
% change year-on-year
+112.12% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.63 -
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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
94 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.07% 10.97% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 35 32
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £398 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £11.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 August 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%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (50.00%) JBehave
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Test Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) XML
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%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
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%) XPath
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) HP