The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercurial
Rank 137 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.85% 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £300 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
470 536 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.82% 16.77% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 398 352
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £312 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 30
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.71 £37.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £44.00 £50.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Mercurial
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Mercurial Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Gloucestershire +2 3 £325 -42.22% 1
Bristol - 1 £275 -
Mercurial
England

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Zend
3 3 (60.00%) Zend Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Zend Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) D3.js
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
3 1 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Zend