The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Development Applications category for the Wales region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercurial
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £330
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.63 -
Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 52 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.83% 9.27% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 37 42
Average daily rate £350 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £373 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Mercurial
UK

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
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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 Wales - 4 £363 -
West Wales - - - -
Mercurial
UK

Mercurial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Groovy
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Hudson
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) XPath
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP

Mercurial
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (71.43%) Hudson
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 3 (42.86%) JBehave
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Test Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Groovy
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) XPath
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) XQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) HP