Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 21 November 2017 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 42 64
Rank change year-on-year -17 +22 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 6 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.85% 2.58% 2.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.50% 15.24% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 18
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £381 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +7.39% -
10th Percentile £345 £320 £330
90th Percentile £423 £424 £394
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £403 £381 £360
% change year-on-year +5.57% +5.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 109 105 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.46% 16.94% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 141
Cambridge median daily rate £394 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.46% +8.28%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £258
90th Percentile £491 £471 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year - -3.54% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 - £50.00
10th Percentile £36.63 - £39.45
90th Percentile £86.13 - £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in Cambridge

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in Cambridge

Mercurial
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mercurial in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mercurial also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) WebStorm
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) ECMAScript
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
4 2 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 4 (66.67%) WebStorm
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (33.33%) Grunt
3 2 (33.33%) gulp
3 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) PhantomJS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) JPA
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) NumPy
2 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 2 (33.33%) Qt
2 2 (33.33%) SciPy
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) BPMN
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) UX Design
2 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Dart
3 2 (33.33%) ECMAScript
3 2 (33.33%) Groovy
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript