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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
UK
Rank 586 641 621
Rank change year-on-year +55 -20  
Contract jobs citing Mingle 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.14% 0.052% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £338 £343 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% +21.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £343 £282
% change year-on-year +20.43% +21.66%  
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 4923 5754 6434
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.87% 10.81% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2909 3425 3529
Median daily rate £350 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 482 629
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +5.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £10.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -9.09% +11.11%  

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 25 March 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 +32 5 £338 -1.45%
London - 3 £300 -
North West +27 1 £413 -13.15%
South East +18 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £413 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Mingle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
3 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) CMS
4 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) Flash
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Selenium
4 5 (55.56%) System Testing
4 5 (55.56%) TestNG
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) Appium
5 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
5 4 (44.44%) TestDirector
5 4 (44.44%) Internet

Mingle
Top Related 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 5 (55.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) TestNG
2 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 4 (44.44%) Appium
3 4 (44.44%) TestDirector
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
4 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Manager
5 2 (22.22%) Transformation Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Product Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Flash
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) Velocity
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Content Management
3 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) CA Agile Central