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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 177 182 194
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Hudson 15 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.32% 2.38% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 5
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£431 £463 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £343 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £529 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £388 £346
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +12.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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
646 798 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.91% 13.35% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 626 622
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
3 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (60.00%) Java
5 21 (52.50%) TDD
5 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
6 17 (42.50%) Scrum
7 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
8 14 (35.00%) QA
8 14 (35.00%) Web Services
8 14 (35.00%) XML
8 14 (35.00%) Linux
9 13 (32.50%) JIRA
10 12 (30.00%) Python
11 11 (27.50%) JSON
11 11 (27.50%) Ruby
12 10 (25.00%) Selenium
12 10 (25.00%) Subversion
12 10 (25.00%) Spring
12 10 (25.00%) Maven
13 9 (22.50%) Apache
14 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 8 (20.00%) PHP
14 8 (20.00%) SQL
14 8 (20.00%) JUnit
14 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 8 (20.00%) Groovy
14 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
14 8 (20.00%) BDD
14 8 (20.00%) WebDriver

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (22.50%) Apache
2 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) Confluence
4 3 (7.50%) nginx
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (5.00%) Mule
5 2 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.50%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Redis
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
2 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 13 (32.50%) JIRA
5 10 (25.00%) Selenium
5 10 (25.00%) Subversion
5 10 (25.00%) Maven
6 8 (20.00%) JUnit
6 8 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 7 (17.50%) JBehave
7 7 (17.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (12.50%) TestNG
9 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
9 4 (10.00%) Xcode
9 4 (10.00%) CocoaPods
10 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
10 3 (7.50%) Mockito
10 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
10 3 (7.50%) Mercurial
10 3 (7.50%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (7.50%) Publishing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 3 (7.50%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
1 14 (35.00%) XML
2 11 (27.50%) JSON
3 10 (25.00%) Spring
4 7 (17.50%) RESTful
5 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (15.00%) REST
6 5 (12.50%) HTML5
6 5 (12.50%) CSS3
6 5 (12.50%) HTML
6 5 (12.50%) CSS
7 4 (10.00%) EJB
8 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
8 3 (7.50%) Middleware
9 2 (5.00%) J2EE
9 2 (5.00%) Servlets
9 2 (5.00%) SOAP
9 2 (5.00%) Struts
9 2 (5.00%) JMS
9 2 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) TDD
4 17 (42.50%) Scrum
5 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (20.00%) BDD
6 7 (17.50%) Use Case
6 7 (17.50%) DevOps
7 6 (15.00%) OO
7 6 (15.00%) SOA
7 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.50%) Kanban
8 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) RDF
9 4 (10.00%) Refactoring
9 4 (10.00%) iOS Development
9 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.00%) V-Model
10 3 (7.50%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) Python
3 11 (27.50%) Ruby
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) PHP
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Groovy
5 7 (17.50%) Perl
6 6 (15.00%) Scala
7 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
8 4 (10.00%) Apple Swift
9 2 (5.00%) C
10 1 (2.50%) Clojure
10 1 (2.50%) C-shell
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.50%) Korn
10 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Varnish
2 3 (7.50%) VirtualBox
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.00%) yum
3 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
3 1 (2.50%) logstash
3 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Apple
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (2.50%) Zend
5 1 (2.50%) ATG
5 1 (2.50%) FatWire
5 1 (2.50%) Serena
5 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Sun