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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 447 379 363
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -16
Contract jobs citing Hudson 133 208 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 3.31% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 133 137
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £354
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.66%
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
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
6565 6292 5062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.97% 12.25% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4235 4100 3246
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 £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 111 146
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £31.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.05 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -43 76 £425 -4.49% 19
South West -1 17 £450 +14.28% 7
North West -25 17 £375 -6.25% 7
South East -32 7 £450 +27.65% 3
Yorkshire -27 5 £350 +16.66% 1
West Midlands - 4 £400 - 3
East of England - 2 £288 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £575 -
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 214 (71.57%) Jenkins
2 181 (60.54%) Continuous Integration
3 164 (54.85%) Java
4 148 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (46.15%) Linux
6 105 (35.12%) Subversion
7 103 (34.45%) Git (software)
7 103 (34.45%) DevOps
8 99 (33.11%) Puppet
9 97 (32.44%) Apache
10 95 (31.77%) TDD
10 95 (31.77%) Maven
11 87 (29.10%) Red Hat
12 81 (27.09%) Ruby
13 79 (26.42%) Web Services
14 74 (24.75%) JIRA
15 73 (24.41%) Python
16 72 (24.08%) XML
16 72 (24.08%) Oracle
17 71 (23.75%) PHP
18 68 (22.74%) Perl
19 61 (20.40%) Windows
20 60 (20.07%) Cucumber
20 60 (20.07%) Amazon AWS
21 59 (19.73%) Scrum
22 57 (19.06%) UNIX
23 55 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
24 53 (17.73%) Configuration Management
25 52 (17.39%) Bash Shell
26 51 (17.06%) Selenium

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 97 (32.44%) Apache
2 48 (16.05%) Confluence
3 36 (12.04%) Tomcat
4 30 (10.03%) nginx
5 25 (8.36%) JBoss
6 21 (7.02%) WebLogic
7 20 (6.69%) MediaWiki
8 11 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (3.68%) WebSphere
9 10 (3.34%) Node.js
10 8 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (2.68%) Adobe CQ
10 8 (2.68%) IIS
10 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
11 6 (2.01%) OpenStack
11 6 (2.01%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (1.34%) GlassFish
14 3 (1.00%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 60 (20.07%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.69%) Amazon ELB
3 18 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (5.02%) Amazon S3
5 12 (4.01%) Route 53
6 7 (2.34%) GitHub
6 7 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.01%) PaaS
8 5 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (1.34%) SaaS
10 3 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (0.33%) Heroku
12 1 (0.33%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (14.05%) Firewall
2 31 (10.37%) HTTP
3 29 (9.70%) LAN
3 29 (9.70%) WAN
4 21 (7.02%) LDAP
5 20 (6.69%) VPN
5 20 (6.69%) Network Security
6 19 (6.35%) SSL
7 16 (5.35%) IPv6
7 16 (5.35%) OSPF
7 16 (5.35%) BGP
7 16 (5.35%) EIGRP
7 16 (5.35%) IPsec
8 12 (4.01%) Internet
9 6 (2.01%) DNS
10 5 (1.67%) DHCP
11 1 (0.33%) FTP
11 1 (0.33%) PBX
11 1 (0.33%) VoIP
11 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.71%) MySQL
2 32 (10.70%) Oracle Database
3 31 (10.37%) NoSQL
4 28 (9.36%) Relational Database
5 24 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (8.03%) MongoDB
6 20 (6.69%) SQL Server
7 18 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (5.02%) Hadoop
9 14 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (4.35%) Big Data
11 12 (4.01%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (3.68%) Riak
12 11 (3.68%) CouchDB
13 9 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (3.01%) Redis
14 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
16 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 214 (71.57%) Jenkins
2 105 (35.12%) Subversion
3 103 (34.45%) Git (software)
4 95 (31.77%) Maven
5 74 (24.75%) JIRA
6 60 (20.07%) Cucumber
7 51 (17.06%) Selenium
8 41 (13.71%) JUnit
9 27 (9.03%) WebDriver
10 25 (8.36%) TeamCity
11 21 (7.02%) Eclipse
12 19 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (5.69%) Ant
13 17 (5.69%) CruiseControl
14 16 (5.35%) JBehave
15 12 (4.01%) Artifactory
15 12 (4.01%) TestNG
16 11 (3.68%) Oracle Forms
17 10 (3.34%) Mercurial
17 10 (3.34%) Mockito
General
1 35 (11.71%) Finance
2 15 (5.02%) Banking
3 9 (3.01%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.01%) Front Office
5 5 (1.67%) Legal
5 5 (1.67%) Games
6 4 (1.34%) Advertising
6 4 (1.34%) Publishing
6 4 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.67%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 96 (32.11%) Developer
2 64 (21.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (10.37%) Architect
4 30 (10.03%) Java Developer
5 28 (9.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 16 (5.35%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (5.02%) Platform Architect
8 13 (4.35%) Release Manager
9 12 (4.01%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.01%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (3.68%) Configuration Manager
10 11 (3.68%) Software Engineer
10 11 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.68%) AWS Developer
11 10 (3.34%) Configuration and Release Manager
11 10 (3.34%) Test Engineer
11 10 (3.34%) PHP Developer
12 9 (3.01%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (3.01%) Tester
12 9 (3.01%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (26.42%) Web Services
2 72 (24.08%) XML
3 41 (13.71%) HTML
4 40 (13.38%) Spring
5 39 (13.04%) RESTful
6 37 (12.37%) JSON
6 37 (12.37%) CSS
7 33 (11.04%) J2EE
8 25 (8.36%) LAMP
8 25 (8.36%) REST
9 22 (7.36%) .NET
10 21 (7.02%) Hibernate
11 20 (6.69%) JMS
11 20 (6.69%) SOAP
12 19 (6.35%) XSLT
13 18 (6.02%) HTML5
14 17 (5.69%) jQuery
14 17 (5.69%) Middleware
15 15 (5.02%) Ajax
15 15 (5.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.37%) Open Source
2 21 (7.02%) Wiki
3 20 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.34%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.34%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.34%) Clustering
5 8 (2.68%) Replication
5 8 (2.68%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.34%) Equities
7 4 (1.34%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.34%) Ontologies
7 4 (1.34%) Derivative
7 4 (1.34%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.34%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 138 (46.15%) Linux
2 61 (20.40%) Windows
3 57 (19.06%) UNIX
4 51 (17.06%) CentOS
5 35 (11.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (11.04%) Debian
7 23 (7.69%) Ubuntu
8 19 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (6.02%) Solaris
10 14 (4.68%) AIX
11 13 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 9 (3.01%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.67%) Android
14 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.67%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.33%) zOS
16 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.33%) HPUX
16 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (60.54%) Continuous Integration
2 148 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (34.45%) DevOps
4 95 (31.77%) TDD
5 59 (19.73%) Scrum
6 53 (17.73%) Configuration Management
7 44 (14.72%) BDD
8 36 (12.04%) SOA
9 30 (10.03%) OO
10 25 (8.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (8.36%) Test Automation
11 24 (8.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 24 (8.03%) Load Balancing
12 22 (7.36%) Build Automation
13 21 (7.02%) Kanban
13 21 (7.02%) Unit Testing
13 21 (7.02%) Web Development
14 20 (6.69%) MVC
14 20 (6.69%) Capacity Planning
15 18 (6.02%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (54.85%) Java
2 81 (27.09%) Ruby
3 73 (24.41%) Python
4 71 (23.75%) PHP
5 68 (22.74%) Perl
6 52 (17.39%) Bash Shell
7 51 (17.06%) JavaScript
8 45 (15.05%) SQL
9 22 (7.36%) C#
10 20 (6.69%) Groovy
11 19 (6.35%) Scala
12 18 (6.02%) C
13 11 (3.68%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.34%) Clojure
15 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.67%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.67%) XQuery
16 5 (1.67%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.34%) SPARQL
18 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.69%) Degree
2 17 (5.69%) CCNA
2 17 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.01%) ISEB
6 4 (1.34%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.33%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.04%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.70%) XenServer
3 25 (8.36%) Samba
4 23 (7.69%) Postfix
5 22 (7.36%) Varnish
6 21 (7.02%) iptables
7 12 (4.01%) Active Directory
7 12 (4.01%) Squid
8 8 (2.68%) VirtualBox
9 5 (1.67%) Docker
10 2 (0.67%) vCloud
11 1 (0.33%) KVM
11 1 (0.33%) Xen
11 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 99 (33.11%) Puppet
2 55 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (11.71%) Salt
4 32 (10.70%) ZABBIX
5 25 (8.36%) Vagrant
6 23 (7.69%) Ansible
7 20 (6.69%) yum
8 13 (4.35%) Nagios
9 11 (3.68%) Cacti
10 2 (0.67%) Control-M
11 1 (0.33%) MOM
11 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (29.10%) Red Hat
2 72 (24.08%) Oracle
3 42 (14.05%) VMware
4 26 (8.70%) Citrix
5 17 (5.69%) Microsoft
6 14 (4.68%) BEA
6 14 (4.68%) Rackspace
7 11 (3.68%) Perforce
8 9 (3.01%) Adobe
9 5 (1.67%) IBM
10 4 (1.34%) Zend
10 4 (1.34%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.34%) Sybase
10 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.00%) Apple
11 3 (1.00%) Sun
11 3 (1.00%) HP
11 3 (1.00%) RightScale
11 3 (1.00%) Serena
12 2 (0.67%) SaltStack
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 26 days ago