Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 264 287 239
Rank change year-on-year +23 -48 +25
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 10 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.53% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 10
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £422 £403 £375
90th Percentile £668 £620 £530
London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London 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 Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,665 2,086 1,481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.34% 22.41% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,285 1,670 1,152
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.95% +3.89%
10th Percentile £381 £363 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Central London median hourly rate £56.00 £35.00 £27.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +28.48% -38.09%
10th Percentile £20.25 £28.60 £23.80
90th Percentile £83.75 £69.31 £29.59
London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% -13.79%

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 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 2019. 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 +21 5 £500 +8.11% 3
West End of London +11 3 £500 -
Mercurial
London

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) CSS
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) DevOps
5 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (50.00%) Apache
6 5 (50.00%) Finance
6 5 (50.00%) Adobe
6 5 (50.00%) Marketing
7 4 (40.00%) Maven
7 4 (40.00%) Subversion
7 4 (40.00%) CMS
7 4 (40.00%) HTML
7 4 (40.00%) JUnit
7 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (40.00%) Mockito
7 4 (40.00%) OSGi
7 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (40.00%) QA
7 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
7 4 (40.00%) Java 8
7 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving

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 5 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) CMS
3 3 (30.00%) JBoss
3 3 (30.00%) Jetty
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (20.00%) Confluence
4 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) Mongrel
5 1 (10.00%) nginx
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (10.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Mockito
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Ant
3 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) FishEye
4 2 (20.00%) Gradle
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (20.00%) Leiningen
4 2 (20.00%) Poseidon for UML
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Backend Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) OSGi
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js
4 3 (30.00%) React
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (20.00%) GWT
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) JSP
5 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
5 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (20.00%) Sass
5 2 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (20.00%) Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
2 3 (30.00%) Debian
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (40.00%) Release Train
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Kanban
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Java 8
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Clojure
4 2 (20.00%) ClojureScript
4 2 (20.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
1 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Salt
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) hybris
4 1 (10.00%) Perforce
4 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (10.00%) VMware