Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 232 250
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 +17
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 7 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.98% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 21
City of London median daily rate £463 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £368 £353 £325
90th Percentile £545 £571 £538
Central London median daily rate £463 £481 £425
% change year-on-year -3.90% +13.24% +13.33%
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 1398 1226 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.53% 18.31% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1104 999 1090
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £310
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
City of London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% -13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £23.24 £31.25 £35.50
90th Percentile £59.45 £33.75 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +3.45%

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 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mercurial in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) New Relic
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) GitLab
3 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (57.14%) Terraform
3 4 (57.14%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Django
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) OAuth2
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 2 (28.57%) Pug
5 2 (28.57%) Wireframes

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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) GitLab
4 2 (28.57%) gulp
5 1 (14.29%) Bower
5 1 (14.29%) Bundler
5 1 (14.29%) git-flow
5 1 (14.29%) Grunt
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
5 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Django Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Django
2 2 (28.57%) Flask
2 2 (28.57%) Jinja
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) OAuth2
2 2 (28.57%) Pug
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) MooTools
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 1 (14.29%) Zepto.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) API Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) Affiliate Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Process Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
1 4 (57.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) New Relic
2 1 (14.29%) Google