Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 138 129
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 -11
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 3 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.11% 0.49% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 2.36% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Manchester median daily rate £325 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.86% - -
North West median daily rate £325 £400 -
% change year-on-year -18.75% - -
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 473 636 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.51% 20.86% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 425 296
Manchester median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £253
90th Percentile £608 £575 £497
North West median daily rate £438 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 24
Manchester median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36.25 £31.75 £30.45
90th Percentile £38.75 £54.38 £48.50
North West median hourly rate £39.87 £39.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +2.22% -6.02% +3.75%

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 17 June 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) hybris
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) npm
2 2 (66.67%) Sketch
3 1 (33.33%) Redux
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) npm
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) webpack
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 2 (66.67%) UI Designer
2 2 (66.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Redux
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) hybris