Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 14 December 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
England > North East
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 157 124
Rank change year-on-year +55 -33 -
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.081% 0.12% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.68% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
North East median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
England median daily rate £425 £475 £421
% change year-on-year -10.53% +12.76% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
North East median hourly rate - - £17.50
England median hourly rate £38.75 £48.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -20.51% +178.57% -

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 216 441 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.49% 17.02% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 306 255
North East median daily rate £425 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -8.54% +17.14%
10th Percentile £311 £258 £279
90th Percentile £615 £500 £543
England median daily rate £463 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +7.56% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +107.41% -55.00%
10th Percentile £39.38 £26.03 £7.95
90th Percentile £48.33 £29.48 £17.95
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Mercurial as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Mercurial in the North East

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in the North East

Mercurial
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercurial within the North East region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +56 1 £425 -15.00%
Mercurial
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle