Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 134 139
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 14 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.44% 0.036% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 0.21% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 13
Manchester median daily rate £375 - £500
North West median daily rate £388 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £38.75 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 706 479 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.96% 17.17% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 323 297
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £500 £518
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 3
Manchester median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27.50 £31.10 £28.60
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.00 £45.20
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £41.38 £41.88
% change year-on-year -9.37% -1.19% +4.69%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Mercurial as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in Manchester

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Django
7 4 (28.57%) Ajax
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Groovy
7 4 (28.57%) Android
7 4 (28.57%) RESTful
7 4 (28.57%) Scala
7 4 (28.57%) SOA
7 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (21.43%) Java Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) Django
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (7.14%) Flask
6 1 (7.14%) Jinja
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) LESS
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
1 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) Android Development
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
7 4 (28.57%) Microservices
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) Open Source
7 4 (28.57%) SOA
7 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
8 3 (21.43%) BDD
8 3 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) Groovy
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft