Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 - 107
Rank change year-on-year - +107 +23
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.35% - 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 - £450
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £313
% change year-on-year +5.59% +28.80% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 390 400 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.41% 19.60% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 154 111
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £435 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.54% +5.19% -2.17%
10th Percentile £325 £293 £243
90th Percentile £550 £488 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +12.36% +0.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.50 £55.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% +42.86% -4.94%
10th Percentile £30.25 £32.50 £36.55
90th Percentile £48.00 £77.50 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% -3.91% +11.88%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mercurial in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 June 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 - 7 £350 - 1
Mercurial
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 6 (85.71%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Law
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) Database Optimisation
3 3 (42.86%) SSDT

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (42.86%) SSDT
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
2 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Tester
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) ETL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Tester
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Backend Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Database Optimisation
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft