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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
Rank 644 646 634
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Mingle 4 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.024% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.069% 0.21% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Median daily rate £375 £588 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £438 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
5768 6577 7468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.80% 11.32% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3417 3882 4104
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 526 643 735
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £34.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.44
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.10%

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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mingle within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 4 £375 -36.17%
London -17 3 £375 -37.50%
Chester - 1 £375 -
Cheshire - 1 £375 -
North West - 1 £375 -

Mingle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (41.67%) QA
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (41.67%) Rally
5 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) J2EE
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) Unix

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 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) assyst
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (8.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
5 2 (16.67%) Toad
5 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) QA Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Planner
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (16.67%) Flash
4 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Test Management
7 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Rally
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Sony
4 2 (16.67%) OpenText
4 2 (16.67%) SAP