Period
to 20 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.096% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median daily rate £538 - -
East of England median daily rate £538 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +32.72% +8.00% +4.17%
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 371 307 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.78% 37.48% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 215 49
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% +15.63%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £545
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 10
Essex median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £32.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +30.97% -13.35%
10th Percentile £25.13 £35.05 £30.30
90th Percentile £51.53 £63.75 £38.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £42.25
% change year-on-year -1.73% +2.37% +9.74%

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Salt