The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 84 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 0.075% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.25 -
Mercurial
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
160 146 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.22% 10.95% 16.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 87 97
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £289 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 18
Average hourly rate £33.99 £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Mercurial
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mercurial across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Mercurial Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Mercurial
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Mercurial Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - - - -
Mercurial
South East

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Hudson
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) PHPUnit
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Usability Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Zend
2 4 (57.14%) Zend Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) PBX
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Ant
3 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) HTML

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (57.14%) PBX
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Hudson
2 4 (57.14%) PHPUnit
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Ant
3 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Flash Builder
3 3 (42.86%) WiX
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Zend Framework
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Flash
3 3 (42.86%) Robotlegs
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Usability Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Zend
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe