Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Mercurial skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mercurial over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mercurial
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 - -
South East median daily rate £425 £456 £400
% change year-on-year -6.85% +14.06% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 - £47.50

Mercurial is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 362 501 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.29% 22.34% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 168 92
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £315 £310 £233
90th Percentile £544 £525 £494
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42.50 £32.50 £27.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £62.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Mercurial as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in Buckinghamshire

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mercurial in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in Buckinghamshire

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £400 -
Mercurial
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Backend Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center