The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 June 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 / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 60 70
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10  
Contract jobs citing Mercurial 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.79% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.59% 1.82% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £375 £358
% change year-on-year +7.00% +4.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 193 110 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.35% 18.64% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 81 95
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £361 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Mercurial
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Mercurial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mercurial in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Mercurial.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Apache
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
1 9 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
1 9 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
1 9 (100.00%) Zend
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) nginx
1 9 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 9 (100.00%) Memcached
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Yii
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) Laravel
1 9 (100.00%) Redis
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins

Mercurial
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Apache
1 9 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Redis
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 8 (88.89%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 8 (88.89%) PHP Zend Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
1 9 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 9 (100.00%) Laravel
1 9 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 9 (100.00%) Memcached
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
1 9 (100.00%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Ansible
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Zend