The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 195 192 206
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Hudson 13 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.80% 1.60% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 4
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£525 £500 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +34.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £538 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
721 750 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.35% 12.80% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 581 617
Average daily rate £450 £443 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hudson across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Hudson Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (69.44%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) Java
4 19 (52.78%) TDD
5 16 (44.44%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 15 (41.67%) Web Services
6 15 (41.67%) Scrum
6 15 (41.67%) Maven
7 14 (38.89%) Spring
7 14 (38.89%) XML
8 12 (33.33%) Python
9 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (25.00%) Subversion
9 9 (25.00%) Ruby
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
9 9 (25.00%) JIRA
10 8 (22.22%) QA
10 8 (22.22%) PHP
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Apache
10 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
10 8 (22.22%) RESTful
10 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
11 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
11 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
12 6 (16.67%) Perl
12 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (22.22%) Apache
1 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) JBoss
2 4 (11.11%) Confluence
3 3 (8.33%) Node.js
3 3 (8.33%) nginx
4 2 (5.56%) Mule
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) SSL
2 3 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Redis
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 15 (41.67%) Maven
4 9 (25.00%) JIRA
4 9 (25.00%) Subversion
5 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 5 (13.89%) Selenium
6 5 (13.89%) Ant
6 5 (13.89%) JUnit
7 4 (11.11%) Xcode
7 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 4 (11.11%) CocoaPods
8 3 (8.33%) JBehave
8 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
8 3 (8.33%) Mockito
8 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
9 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
9 2 (5.56%) TestNG
9 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.33%) Publishing
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Web Services
2 14 (38.89%) XML
2 14 (38.89%) Spring
3 9 (25.00%) JSON
4 8 (22.22%) RESTful
5 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
6 6 (16.67%) REST
7 5 (13.89%) CSS3
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
7 5 (13.89%) HTML
7 5 (13.89%) CSS
8 4 (11.11%) J2EE
8 4 (11.11%) EJB
8 4 (11.11%) XSLT
8 4 (11.11%) JMS
9 3 (8.33%) SOAP
9 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
10 2 (5.56%) Spring Security
10 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.11%) UNIX
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (69.44%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (52.78%) TDD
3 15 (41.67%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 5 (13.89%) Kanban
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Pair Programming
5 5 (13.89%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) SOA
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.11%) RDF
6 4 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Python
3 9 (25.00%) Ruby
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.22%) PHP
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
6 6 (16.67%) Perl
7 5 (13.89%) Groovy
8 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 4 (11.11%) Apple Swift
9 3 (8.33%) Scala
9 3 (8.33%) C++
10 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 2 (5.56%) C
10 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.78%) Korn
11 1 (2.78%) C-shell
11 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Varnish
2 3 (8.33%) VirtualBox
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.11%) yum
3 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Apple
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Zend
4 1 (2.78%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.78%) ATG