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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercurial
Rank - 88 79
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.97% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £263 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £381 £285
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +33.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +73.33%
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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 Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
152 206 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 10.63% 15.32% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 108 108
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 15
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £39.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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
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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Zend