The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Applications category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
Rank 591 551 579
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +28
Contract jobs citing Mingle 2 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.033% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category 0.028% 0.26% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Average daily rate
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- £350 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7112 6496 7482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.01% 12.73% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 3534 3898
Average daily rate £325 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 732 664 772
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Top 8 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 25 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
South East -8 2 - - 1
England -43 2 - - 3
East of England - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
London - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1

Mingle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) hybris
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) TestNG
4 2 (25.00%) Magento
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Demandware
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (25.00%) ATG
4 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro

Mingle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) TestNG
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Toad
3 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Semantic Web
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) RDF
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SPARQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) ATG
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
1 2 (25.00%) Demandware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
London
JM
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