Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 24 June 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 234 249 225
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 +6
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.047% 0.029% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.14% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
City of London median daily rate £444 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.05% - +15.63%
10th Percentile £382 £426 £375
90th Percentile £491 £509 £535
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,166 1,461 1,202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.10% 21.07% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 864 1,180 932
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £400 £369 £320
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
City of London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% - -
Central London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.75 -
% change year-on-year +3.97% - -

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in the City of London

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in the City of London

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mercurial in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mercurial in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Jetty
2 1 (33.33%) Mongrel
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JAXB
2 1 (33.33%) JRuby
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) OSGi
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Fedora
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Release Train
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Java 8
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Salt
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware