Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 887 878
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing Mingle 8 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.088% 0.072% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
UK median daily rate £393 £375 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.67% -34.78% +60.17%
10th Percentile £331 £363 £450
90th Percentile £506 £428 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +4.67% -16.67% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9072 9725 11813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.82% 9.18% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5520 5695 6884
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £154
90th Percentile £556 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £321 £325
% change year-on-year +2.02% -1.23% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 741 953 1110
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.12 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.13 £9.52
90th Percentile £35.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% -

Mingle
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mingle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mingle over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mingle in the UK

Mingle
Top 7 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 6 months to 17 November 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
England +19 8 £393 +4.67% 4
London -2 6 £413 +3.13% 2
UK excluding London +29 2 £393 +4.67% 3
North of England +60 1 £373 -0.67% 1
North West +21 1 £373 -0.67%
East Midlands - 1 £413 -
Midlands - 1 £413 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
4 4 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (25.00%) Content Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) HTML

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 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Appium
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (25.00%) TestNG
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) PlayStation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (25.00%) Content Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (25.00%) ETRM
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) System Testing
6 2 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian