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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 440 371 339
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -32
Contract jobs citing Hudson 133 205 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.06% 3.41% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 133 139
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £48.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Hudson
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6465 6017 4839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.98% 12.39% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4204 3924 3123
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 105 142
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.40 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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 31 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 31 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 -46 77 £450 - 24
South West -7 17 £450 +14.28% 9
North West -20 17 £400 - 7
South East -47 8 £450 +32.35% 4
Yorkshire -13 6 £340 +13.33%
West Midlands - 5 £419 - 3
East of England - 1 £288 - 3
East Midlands - - - -
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 231 (72.41%) Jenkins
2 191 (59.87%) Continuous Integration
3 180 (56.43%) Java
4 158 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
5 148 (46.39%) Linux
6 114 (35.74%) Subversion
7 109 (34.17%) DevOps
8 104 (32.60%) Puppet
9 103 (32.29%) Git (software)
10 99 (31.03%) Maven
11 96 (30.09%) Apache
12 94 (29.47%) TDD
13 86 (26.96%) Red Hat
14 85 (26.65%) Ruby
15 77 (24.14%) XML
16 76 (23.82%) PHP
17 75 (23.51%) Web Services
18 74 (23.20%) Python
18 74 (23.20%) Oracle
19 72 (22.57%) JIRA
20 71 (22.26%) Cucumber
21 69 (21.63%) Perl
22 63 (19.75%) Bash Shell
23 62 (19.44%) Windows
23 62 (19.44%) Scrum
24 61 (19.12%) JavaScript
25 60 (18.81%) Opscode Chef
26 59 (18.50%) Selenium
27 58 (18.18%) UNIX
28 55 (17.24%) SQL

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 96 (30.09%) Apache
2 43 (13.48%) Confluence
3 42 (13.17%) Tomcat
4 30 (9.40%) nginx
5 23 (7.21%) JBoss
6 21 (6.58%) WebLogic
7 20 (6.27%) MediaWiki
8 13 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (3.13%) Node.js
10 9 (2.82%) WebSphere
11 8 (2.51%) IIS
11 8 (2.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (2.51%) Adobe CQ
11 8 (2.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (1.88%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (1.57%) Oracle Coherence
14 4 (1.25%) GlassFish
14 4 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.94%) MQSI
Applications
1 15 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.31%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.31%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 49 (15.36%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.58%) Amazon ELB
3 19 (5.96%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (5.02%) Amazon S3
5 13 (4.08%) Route 53
6 8 (2.51%) GitHub
7 7 (2.19%) PaaS
7 7 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.57%) SaaS
8 5 (1.57%) ElastiCache
8 5 (1.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.31%) IaaS
11 1 (0.31%) Heroku
11 1 (0.31%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.11%) Firewall
2 31 (9.72%) LAN
2 31 (9.72%) WAN
3 24 (7.52%) HTTP
4 23 (7.21%) LDAP
5 21 (6.58%) Network Security
6 20 (6.27%) VPN
7 16 (5.02%) IPv6
7 16 (5.02%) IPsec
7 16 (5.02%) OSPF
7 16 (5.02%) BGP
7 16 (5.02%) EIGRP
8 12 (3.76%) SSL
9 11 (3.45%) Internet
10 8 (2.51%) DNS
11 6 (1.88%) DHCP
12 1 (0.31%) FTP
12 1 (0.31%) PBX
12 1 (0.31%) VoIP
12 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.54%) MySQL
2 35 (10.97%) NoSQL
2 35 (10.97%) Oracle Database
3 27 (8.46%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.46%) MongoDB
3 27 (8.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (6.27%) SQL Server
6 17 (5.33%) Hadoop
7 15 (4.70%) Big Data
8 13 (4.08%) Riak
8 13 (4.08%) CouchDB
8 13 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.19%) Redis
12 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 231 (72.41%) Jenkins
2 114 (35.74%) Subversion
3 103 (32.29%) Git (software)
4 99 (31.03%) Maven
5 72 (22.57%) JIRA
6 71 (22.26%) Cucumber
7 59 (18.50%) Selenium
8 44 (13.79%) JUnit
9 30 (9.40%) WebDriver
10 28 (8.78%) Ant
11 24 (7.52%) TeamCity
12 22 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (6.58%) Eclipse
14 19 (5.96%) CruiseControl
14 19 (5.96%) JBehave
15 16 (5.02%) TestNG
16 11 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
16 11 (3.45%) SoapUI
17 10 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 36 (11.29%) Finance
2 20 (6.27%) Banking
3 13 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.51%) Front Office
5 5 (1.57%) Games
6 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.25%) Advertising
6 4 (1.25%) Publishing
6 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.25%) Legal
7 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.94%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 109 (34.17%) Developer
2 65 (20.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (12.23%) Java Developer
4 36 (11.29%) Architect
5 32 (10.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 16 (5.02%) Platform Architect
7 12 (3.76%) Tester
7 12 (3.76%) Test Engineer
7 12 (3.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (3.45%) Release Manager
8 11 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 11 (3.45%) Configuration Manager
8 11 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
8 11 (3.45%) DevOps Architect
8 11 (3.45%) AWS Developer
9 10 (3.13%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 10 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
9 10 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 10 (3.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (24.14%) XML
2 75 (23.51%) Web Services
3 48 (15.05%) HTML
4 41 (12.85%) Spring
5 38 (11.91%) CSS
5 38 (11.91%) JSON
6 36 (11.29%) J2EE
7 35 (10.97%) RESTful
8 29 (9.09%) LAMP
9 27 (8.46%) .NET
10 23 (7.21%) JMS
10 23 (7.21%) Hibernate
11 22 (6.90%) REST
12 21 (6.58%) jQuery
13 19 (5.96%) HTML5
13 19 (5.96%) Middleware
13 19 (5.96%) XSLT
14 18 (5.64%) SOAP
14 18 (5.64%) Ajax
15 15 (4.70%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.23%) Open Source
2 21 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.58%) Wiki
3 12 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.13%) Clustering
5 8 (2.51%) Credit Risk
5 8 (2.51%) Market Risk
5 8 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.51%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.51%) Replication
6 6 (1.88%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.57%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.57%) Derivative
7 5 (1.57%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.25%) Equities
8 4 (1.25%) Ontologies
8 4 (1.25%) Chemistry
9 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 148 (46.39%) Linux
2 62 (19.44%) Windows
3 58 (18.18%) UNIX
4 55 (17.24%) CentOS
5 35 (10.97%) Debian
6 32 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (8.46%) Ubuntu
8 19 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (5.02%) Solaris
10 13 (4.08%) AIX
10 13 (4.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 10 (3.13%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.88%) Android
13 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.63%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.31%) zOS
15 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.31%) HPUX
15 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (59.87%) Continuous Integration
2 158 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (34.17%) DevOps
4 94 (29.47%) TDD
5 62 (19.44%) Scrum
6 53 (16.61%) Configuration Management
7 52 (16.30%) BDD
8 41 (12.85%) SOA
9 32 (10.03%) OO
10 28 (8.78%) Test Automation
11 25 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 25 (7.84%) Load Balancing
12 24 (7.52%) MVC
13 23 (7.21%) Release Management
13 23 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
14 22 (6.90%) Build Automation
14 22 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 22 (6.90%) Kanban
15 20 (6.27%) Web Development
15 20 (6.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 180 (56.43%) Java
2 85 (26.65%) Ruby
3 76 (23.82%) PHP
4 74 (23.20%) Python
5 69 (21.63%) Perl
6 63 (19.75%) Bash Shell
7 61 (19.12%) JavaScript
8 55 (17.24%) SQL
9 28 (8.78%) C#
10 21 (6.58%) Groovy
11 19 (5.96%) Scala
12 12 (3.76%) C
12 12 (3.76%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.51%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.57%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.57%) Clojure
15 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.25%) SPARQL
15 4 (1.25%) XQuery
16 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (7.52%) Degree
2 19 (5.96%) CCNA
2 19 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.76%) ISEB
3 12 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (2.51%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.63%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.79%) QA
2 4 (1.25%) SLA
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (8.78%) XenServer
3 27 (8.46%) Samba
4 23 (7.21%) Postfix
5 21 (6.58%) iptables
6 17 (5.33%) Varnish
7 12 (3.76%) Squid
7 12 (3.76%) Active Directory
8 8 (2.51%) VirtualBox
9 5 (1.57%) Docker
10 2 (0.63%) vCloud
11 1 (0.31%) KVM
11 1 (0.31%) Xen
11 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 104 (32.60%) Puppet
2 60 (18.81%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (12.54%) Salt
4 34 (10.66%) ZABBIX
5 26 (8.15%) Vagrant
6 22 (6.90%) Ansible
7 15 (4.70%) Nagios
8 14 (4.39%) yum
9 13 (4.08%) Cacti
10 4 (1.25%) Control-M
11 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.31%) MOM
11 1 (0.31%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 86 (26.96%) Red Hat
2 74 (23.20%) Oracle
3 45 (14.11%) VMware
4 28 (8.78%) Citrix
5 19 (5.96%) Microsoft
6 16 (5.02%) Rackspace
7 14 (4.39%) BEA
8 11 (3.45%) Perforce
9 8 (2.51%) Zend
9 8 (2.51%) Adobe
10 7 (2.19%) Sybase
11 4 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.25%) RightScale
11 4 (1.25%) IBM
12 3 (0.94%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.94%) Serena
12 3 (0.94%) Sun
13 2 (0.63%) HP
14 1 (0.31%) EMC
14 1 (0.31%) NetApp
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