Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 20 June 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
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.28% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Essex median daily rate £544 - -
East of England median daily rate £463 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +15.63% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 266 276 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.84% 32.47% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 203 69
Essex median daily rate £513 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +39.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £361 £275 £224
90th Percentile £638 £586 £451
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 7
Essex median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £31.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.55% -19.24%
10th Percentile £25.22 £35.00 £28.65
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £34.80
East of England median hourly rate £38.50 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.10% -8.89% +16.88%

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Salt

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Salt