The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 43 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Hudson 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.93% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 6.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Hudson
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
65 45 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.67% 11.81% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hudson across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hudson across the Cardiff region.

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Hudson also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hudson.

1 15 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (93.33%) Maven
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) Java
3 13 (86.67%) PL/SQL
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 13 (86.67%) XML
4 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) Subversion
4 12 (80.00%) Spring
4 12 (80.00%) JSF
4 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (80.00%) Open Source
4 12 (80.00%) OO
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (80.00%) CSS
4 12 (80.00%) SOAP
4 12 (80.00%) Web Services
4 12 (80.00%) J2EE
4 12 (80.00%) DevOps
5 11 (73.33%) Spock
5 11 (73.33%) Geb
5 11 (73.33%) SDLC
5 11 (73.33%) XSLT
5 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Hudson also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hudson. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) MongoDB
2 11 (73.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (73.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (93.33%) Maven
3 12 (80.00%) Subversion
4 11 (73.33%) Spock
4 11 (73.33%) Geb
4 11 (73.33%) JIRA
4 11 (73.33%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (13.33%) Toad
5 2 (13.33%) JDeveloper
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Continuum
5 2 (13.33%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Ant
6 1 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) J2EE
3 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 12 (80.00%) SOAP
3 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (80.00%) Spring
3 12 (80.00%) JSF
3 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (73.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (73.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) XHTML
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (13.33%) WebCenter
6 1 (6.67%) Java SE
6 1 (6.67%) Java EE
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ADF
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) OO
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (80.00%) Open Source
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps
2 11 (73.33%) SDLC
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
2 11 (73.33%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (73.33%) RUP
2 11 (73.33%) DSDM
2 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
2 11 (73.33%) Release Management
3 10 (66.67%) Pair Programming
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) RAD
5 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) PL/SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (73.33%) Twitter
2 2 (13.33%) Micro Focus
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM