The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 79 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Hudson 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.23% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.02% 1.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
162 164 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.09% 12.81% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 100 38
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Jenkins
3 19 (86.36%) TDD
4 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (77.27%) Java
6 13 (59.09%) BDD
7 12 (54.55%) Cucumber
8 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (50.00%) SQL
8 11 (50.00%) Maven
9 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
9 10 (45.45%) Linux
9 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
10 9 (40.91%) UNIX
10 9 (40.91%) HTML
11 8 (36.36%) JIRA
11 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
11 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (31.82%) Open Source
12 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
12 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
12 7 (31.82%) CSS
13 6 (27.27%) Ant
13 6 (27.27%) Python
13 6 (27.27%) Selenium
13 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (27.27%) Gradle
13 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
14 5 (22.73%) Tomcat

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) SSH
1 2 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Jenkins
2 12 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 11 (50.00%) Maven
4 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 8 (36.36%) JIRA
6 6 (27.27%) Selenium
6 6 (27.27%) Ant
6 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
6 6 (27.27%) Gradle
7 3 (13.64%) Xcode
7 3 (13.64%) Calabash
7 3 (13.64%) Appium
8 2 (9.09%) Subversion
8 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
9 1 (4.55%) Grunt
9 1 (4.55%) Bower
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Python Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Build Manager
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) RESTful
4 3 (13.64%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) JSP
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE
4 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) Sass
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) Flask
6 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Android
3 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) TDD
3 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (59.09%) BDD
5 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 7 (31.82%) Open Source
7 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
9 5 (22.73%) OO
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
10 3 (13.64%) Refactoring
10 3 (13.64%) ATDD
10 3 (13.64%) Android Development
10 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
10 3 (13.64%) DevOps
10 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter