The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Surrey region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 80 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.32% 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £330
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.63 -
Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
172 174 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 13.56% 13.88% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 88 100
Average daily rate £361 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 16
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.40 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Mercurial
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Zend
2 3 (60.00%) Zend Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) PBX
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Flash Builder
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) WiX
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Zend Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Robotlegs
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Zend
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe