The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 419 370 356
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -14
Contract jobs citing Hudson 150 175 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.34% 3.14% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 116 123
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£425 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £594 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Hudson
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6419 5575 4645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.46% 11.98% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4286 3587 2999
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 106 154
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.29 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in England

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hudson across the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Hudson Daily Rate Histogram in England

Hudson
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hudson across the England region.

Hudson Hourly Rate Trend in England

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 91 £425 -5.55% 27
Yorkshire +2 12 £350 +16.66% 2
South West -14 12 £450 +50.00% 5
North West -9 11 £300 -17.24% 4
South East -37 9 £525 +55.55% 2
West Midlands - 8 £438 -
East of England +12 5 £550 +57.14% 2
East Midlands - - - - 2
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 249 (71.55%) Jenkins
2 217 (62.36%) Continuous Integration
3 192 (55.17%) Java
4 177 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
5 167 (47.99%) Linux
6 119 (34.20%) DevOps
7 118 (33.91%) Subversion
8 107 (30.75%) Maven
8 107 (30.75%) Git (software)
8 107 (30.75%) Puppet
9 105 (30.17%) TDD
10 102 (29.31%) Apache
11 91 (26.15%) Ruby
12 90 (25.86%) PHP
13 89 (25.57%) Web Services
14 86 (24.71%) Python
15 82 (23.56%) Red Hat
16 81 (23.28%) XML
17 80 (22.99%) Cucumber
18 78 (22.41%) Oracle
19 73 (20.98%) Perl
19 73 (20.98%) Bash Shell
20 72 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
21 70 (20.11%) JavaScript
22 69 (19.83%) JIRA
23 68 (19.54%) Scrum
24 65 (18.68%) BDD
25 64 (18.39%) Selenium
26 57 (16.38%) UNIX
27 56 (16.09%) VMware

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 102 (29.31%) Apache
2 41 (11.78%) Tomcat
3 37 (10.63%) Confluence
4 28 (8.05%) JBoss
5 24 (6.90%) nginx
6 17 (4.89%) WebLogic
6 17 (4.89%) MediaWiki
6 17 (4.89%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (3.16%) Node.js
7 11 (3.16%) Adobe CQ
8 9 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (2.30%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (1.72%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.44%) IIS
12 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.15%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.15%) uiautomator
Applications
1 15 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.29%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.89%) Amazon ELB
3 15 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.45%) Amazon S3
5 9 (2.59%) Route 53
6 8 (2.30%) GitHub
7 7 (2.01%) PaaS
7 7 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.44%) SaaS
8 5 (1.44%) ElastiCache
8 5 (1.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.29%) Heroku
10 1 (0.29%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.49%) Firewall
2 32 (9.20%) LAN
2 32 (9.20%) WAN
3 25 (7.18%) LDAP
4 24 (6.90%) HTTP
5 19 (5.46%) Network Security
6 17 (4.89%) VPN
7 16 (4.60%) IPsec
7 16 (4.60%) IPv6
7 16 (4.60%) OSPF
7 16 (4.60%) BGP
7 16 (4.60%) EIGRP
8 13 (3.74%) DNS
8 13 (3.74%) SSL
9 10 (2.87%) Internet
10 6 (1.72%) DHCP
11 2 (0.57%) AMQP
12 1 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.29%) VLAN
12 1 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.78%) MySQL
1 41 (11.78%) NoSQL
2 36 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 33 (9.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 32 (9.20%) MongoDB
5 26 (7.47%) Relational Database
6 21 (6.03%) Hadoop
7 20 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (5.46%) SQL Server
9 18 (5.17%) Big Data
10 17 (4.89%) Riak
10 17 (4.89%) CouchDB
11 12 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (3.16%) Oracle ODI
13 8 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (2.01%) Redis
15 6 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 3 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 249 (71.55%) Jenkins
2 118 (33.91%) Subversion
3 107 (30.75%) Maven
3 107 (30.75%) Git (software)
4 80 (22.99%) Cucumber
5 69 (19.83%) JIRA
6 64 (18.39%) Selenium
7 50 (14.37%) JUnit
8 34 (9.77%) WebDriver
9 31 (8.91%) TeamCity
10 29 (8.33%) Ant
11 28 (8.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 21 (6.03%) CruiseControl
12 21 (6.03%) Eclipse
13 20 (5.75%) JBehave
14 18 (5.17%) TestNG
15 15 (4.31%) Mercurial
16 14 (4.02%) Visual Studio
17 13 (3.74%) Oracle Forms
18 12 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (10.92%) Finance
2 26 (7.47%) Banking
3 16 (4.60%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.59%) Front Office
5 5 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.44%) Games
6 4 (1.15%) Advertising
6 4 (1.15%) Publishing
7 3 (0.86%) Legal
7 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) Retail
9 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 125 (35.92%) Developer
2 61 (17.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 35 (10.06%) Architect
5 30 (8.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 16 (4.60%) Tester
6 16 (4.60%) Senior Developer
7 15 (4.31%) DevOps Architect
8 14 (4.02%) Platform Architect
9 13 (3.74%) Configuration Manager
10 12 (3.45%) Test Engineer
11 11 (3.16%) Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (3.16%) PHP Developer
11 11 (3.16%) Release Manager
11 11 (3.16%) Software Engineer
11 11 (3.16%) Automation Engineer
12 10 (2.87%) Platform Engineer
12 10 (2.87%) Configuration and Release Manager
12 10 (2.87%) Web Developer
12 10 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (25.57%) Web Services
2 81 (23.28%) XML
3 54 (15.52%) HTML
4 42 (12.07%) CSS
4 42 (12.07%) Spring
5 41 (11.78%) JSON
6 38 (10.92%) RESTful
6 38 (10.92%) LAMP
7 34 (9.77%) J2EE
8 30 (8.62%) .NET
9 27 (7.76%) jQuery
10 23 (6.61%) REST
11 22 (6.32%) HTML5
11 22 (6.32%) Ajax
11 22 (6.32%) JMS
12 21 (6.03%) XSLT
12 21 (6.03%) Hibernate
12 21 (6.03%) Middleware
13 19 (5.46%) SOAP
14 16 (4.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.21%) Open Source
2 22 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.17%) Wiki
4 12 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.59%) Market Risk
6 9 (2.59%) Replication
7 8 (2.30%) Credit Risk
8 7 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.01%) W3C
8 7 (2.01%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.72%) Clustering
9 6 (1.72%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.44%) Derivative
10 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.15%) Streaming Video
11 4 (1.15%) Ontologies
11 4 (1.15%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 167 (47.99%) Linux
2 57 (16.38%) UNIX
3 55 (15.80%) Windows
4 51 (14.66%) CentOS
5 32 (9.20%) Debian
6 27 (7.76%) Ubuntu
7 24 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (4.31%) Solaris
9 14 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (3.74%) AIX
10 13 (3.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 10 (2.87%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.30%) Android
13 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.57%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.29%) HPUX
14 1 (0.29%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (62.36%) Continuous Integration
2 177 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (34.20%) DevOps
4 105 (30.17%) TDD
5 68 (19.54%) Scrum
6 65 (18.68%) BDD
7 52 (14.94%) Configuration Management
8 45 (12.93%) SOA
9 43 (12.36%) OO
10 29 (8.33%) MVC
11 27 (7.76%) Test Automation
12 25 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 25 (7.18%) Software Engineering
12 25 (7.18%) Release Management
13 24 (6.90%) Kanban
14 23 (6.61%) Unit Testing
15 20 (5.75%) Web Development
15 20 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
15 20 (5.75%) Build Automation
16 19 (5.46%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 192 (55.17%) Java
2 91 (26.15%) Ruby
3 90 (25.86%) PHP
4 86 (24.71%) Python
5 73 (20.98%) Perl
5 73 (20.98%) Bash Shell
6 70 (20.11%) JavaScript
7 55 (15.80%) SQL
8 31 (8.91%) C#
9 22 (6.32%) Scala
10 21 (6.03%) Groovy
11 13 (3.74%) C
12 10 (2.87%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.87%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.44%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.44%) Clojure
14 4 (1.15%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.15%) XQuery
15 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.86%) Jython
Qualifications
1 23 (6.61%) Degree
2 20 (5.75%) CCNA
2 20 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.74%) ISEB
5 9 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (2.59%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.59%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.86%) VCP4
6 3 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.57%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.36%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) SLA
3 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (9.20%) XenServer
3 25 (7.18%) Samba
4 18 (5.17%) Varnish
5 17 (4.89%) Postfix
6 12 (3.45%) Squid
7 8 (2.30%) VirtualBox
8 6 (1.72%) Active Directory
9 5 (1.44%) Docker
10 2 (0.57%) vCloud
11 1 (0.29%) KVM
11 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 107 (30.75%) Puppet
2 72 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (12.93%) Salt
4 36 (10.34%) ZABBIX
5 28 (8.05%) Nagios
6 23 (6.61%) Vagrant
6 23 (6.61%) Ansible
7 17 (4.89%) Cacti
8 14 (4.02%) yum
9 5 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.15%) Control-M
11 3 (0.86%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.86%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.57%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.57%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.57%) Graylog
13 1 (0.29%) Opsview
13 1 (0.29%) Icinga
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 82 (23.56%) Red Hat
2 78 (22.41%) Oracle
3 56 (16.09%) VMware
4 32 (9.20%) Citrix
5 20 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 20 (5.75%) Rackspace
6 13 (3.74%) Perforce
7 11 (3.16%) BEA
8 10 (2.87%) Adobe
8 10 (2.87%) Zend
9 9 (2.59%) Sybase
10 8 (2.30%) IBM
11 5 (1.44%) Cisco
11 5 (1.44%) NetApp
11 5 (1.44%) EMC
11 5 (1.44%) RightScale
12 4 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.86%) Sun
13 3 (0.86%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.57%) Serena
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 17 days ago