Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 2018 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 185 162
Rank change year-on-year -1 -23 +41
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 10 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 2.02% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 23
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £335 £356 £313
90th Percentile £568 £450 £425
England median daily rate £450 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +11.80% +0.63% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year +9.68% - -

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 East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 859 842 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.20% 18.15% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 518 430
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £566 £510
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 52 31
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -1.79% +11.26%
10th Percentile £21.80 £35.00 £30.75
90th Percentile £57.56 £60.28 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mercurial as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in the East of England

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in the East of England

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mercurial in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mercurial in the East of England

Mercurial
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mercurial in the East of England

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -9 5 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £388 - 1
Essex - 2 £544 -
Mercurial
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Scala
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) Mockito
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) WebStorm
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) XML Schema
4 5 (50.00%) IntelliJ
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 5 (50.00%) Groovy

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 5 (50.00%) JUnit
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Mockito
3 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) LESS
3 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Scala
3 5 (50.00%) Groovy
3 5 (50.00%) Java 8
4 2 (20.00%) Go
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Salt