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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 43 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 0.72% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.28% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
108 139 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 21.26% 20.87% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 109 72
Median daily rate £445 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £493 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £66.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Mercurial as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Cardiff +24 7 £475 - 2
Newport - 4 £450 -
Mercurial
Wales

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) MSTest
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) MbUnit
3 7 (58.33%) Test-First Development
3 7 (58.33%) NUnit
3 7 (58.33%) Web Development
3 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) WCF
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Couchbase
1 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) MbUnit
2 7 (58.33%) MSTest
2 7 (58.33%) NUnit
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) SpecFlow
2 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) Bazaar
3 5 (41.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) CSS3
1 7 (58.33%) Gherkin
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) HTML5
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
1 7 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) ATDD
3 7 (58.33%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Test-First Development
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) Web Operations
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) TypeScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible