The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Mercurial skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mercurial over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 - 121
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.054% - 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £355 £390
% change year-on-year +2.81% -8.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 - £40.00

Mercurial is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 241 319 365
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.97% 14.63% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 211 189
Median daily rate £400 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £37.50 £27.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.39 £40.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Mercurial as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in Hampshire

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in Hampshire

Mercurial
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) NancyFx
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft