Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 28 February 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 266 275
Rank change year-on-year +56 +9 -27
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 5 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.085% 0.25% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 1.08% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Central London median daily rate £401 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.83% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £324 £320 £429
90th Percentile £488 £558 £620
London median daily rate £469 £538 £500
% change year-on-year -12.79% +7.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £48.50 - -
London median hourly rate £48.50 - -

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 Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,000 2,045 1,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.05% 22.86% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 1,537 1,455
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £400 £363
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Central London median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -46.15% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £24.00 £62.50
90th Percentile £61.62 £55.00 £71.12
London median hourly rate £48.85 £35.00 £41.96
% change year-on-year +39.57% -16.58% -10.73%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in Central London

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in Central London

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mercurial in Central London over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mercurial in Central London

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
City of London +63 3 £315 -33.68% 2
Mercurial
London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Social Media
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) FindBugs
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) OOCSS
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) SELinux

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Cloudera CDH
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Log4j
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) LESS
1 1 (20.00%) OOCSS
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (20.00%) Social Network
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Debian
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cloudera