The table below looks at the statistics for Mingle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mingle over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
Rank 575 549 558
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing Mingle 17 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.041% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.25% 0.31% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 1
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£300 £350 £583
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -39.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
6709 6676 6089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.37% 13.04% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 3614 3073
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 658 733
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.98 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

Mingle
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mingle within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mingle within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Mingle Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mingle
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mingle within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
England -32 17 £300 -14.28% 1
North West -5 8 £300 +4.34% 1
East of England -14 5 £380 +8.57%
London +9 4 £215 -31.74%
St Albans - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
South East - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Mingle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mingle 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 Mingle.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 8 (44.44%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (44.44%) RavenDB
5 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
6 7 (38.89%) BDD
6 7 (38.89%) QA
7 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Change Management
8 5 (27.78%) Workflow
8 5 (27.78%) ISEB
8 5 (27.78%) NHS
8 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) JIRA
9 4 (22.22%) Video on Demand
9 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting

Mingle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mingle 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 Mingle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 8 (44.44%) RavenDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) QA Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Senior QA Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 8 (44.44%) jQuery
1 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Flash
3 1 (5.56%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) NHS
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) STB
2 4 (22.22%) IPTV
2 4 (22.22%) Video on Demand
3 1 (5.56%) Linked Data
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 7 (38.89%) BDD
6 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) Workflow
7 5 (27.78%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
8 4 (22.22%) Kanban
8 4 (22.22%) Test Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
10 1 (5.56%) System Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Web Development
10 1 (5.56%) Test Management
10 1 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) SPARQL
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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