The table below looks at the statistics for Mingle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mingle over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
UK
Rank 594 620 592
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Contract jobs citing Mingle 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.024%
As % of the Applications category 0.065% 0.035% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 11
Median daily rate - £475 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £303
% change year-on-year
- +56.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4651 5730 6150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.39% 11.28% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2827 3314 3570
Median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 501 586
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.65 £41.20 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

Mingle
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mingle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Mingle Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mingle
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mingle within the UK.

Mingle Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mingle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mingle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mingle.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Appium
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (60.00%) TestDirector
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Flash
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) CMS

Mingle
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Appium
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) TestDirector
2 3 (60.00%) TestNG
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft