The table below looks at the statistics for Mercurial skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.63 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 60 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 16.88% 10.31% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 42 45
Average daily rate £325 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £11.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

Mercurial
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Mercurial Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Mercurial
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mercurial across the Wales region.

Mercurial Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Hudson
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) XQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (66.67%) Hudson
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (33.33%) JBehave
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Test Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) XQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) XPath
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) HP