The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mingle skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mingle over the 3 months to 24 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.

ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 636 644
Rank change year-on-year +38 +8  
Contract jobs citing Mingle 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.015% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.076% 0.16% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £160 -
% change year-on-year +157.81% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3957 4858 6014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.55% 9.03% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2268 2924 3392
Median daily rate £365 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.60% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 430 576
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.63 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +7.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £10.50 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £36.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Mingle
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mingle in the UK

Mingle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mingle in the UK

Mingle
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mingle within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 3 £413 - 1
North West +20 2 £425 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 £413 -
Nottingham - 1 £413 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £413 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mingle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mingle.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Kanban
3 5 (50.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Trello
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Flash
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) CMS
5 3 (30.00%) Content Management
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) TestNG
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data

Mingle
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) TestNG
2 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) Appium
3 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Flash
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (10.00%) Velocity
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Kanban
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Content Management
5 3 (30.00%) Data Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) System Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (10.00%) Workday