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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 465 391 398
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +7
Contract jobs citing Hudson 130 186 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 2.90% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 164 123
Average daily rate
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£475 £407 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.85% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £381 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.98% +12.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
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
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
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 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 July 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 July 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 -41 84 £500 +17.64% 18
South East -10 19 £450 +20.00% 4
North West -11 17 £315 - 8
South West -14 4 £438 +4.47% 10
East Midlands -1 3 £575 +15.00% 1
North East -32 1 £325 - 1
Yorkshire -37 1 £450 +33.33% 6
Hudson
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Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 227 (87.64%) Jenkins
2 165 (63.71%) Continuous Integration
3 152 (58.69%) Java
4 144 (55.60%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (49.42%) Linux
6 109 (42.08%) Maven
7 103 (39.77%) TDD
8 99 (38.22%) DevOps
9 96 (37.07%) Python
10 95 (36.68%) Git (software)
11 93 (35.91%) Puppet
12 84 (32.43%) Apache
13 67 (25.87%) Amazon AWS
13 67 (25.87%) Web Services
14 66 (25.48%) Red Hat
15 63 (24.32%) Subversion
15 63 (24.32%) Ruby
15 63 (24.32%) JIRA
16 61 (23.55%) PHP
17 59 (22.78%) Spring
18 56 (21.62%) Scrum
19 50 (19.31%) JavaScript
19 50 (19.31%) Perl
20 47 (18.15%) UNIX
21 44 (16.99%) SQL
22 43 (16.60%) Oracle
23 42 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
24 39 (15.06%) CentOS
25 37 (14.29%) Configuration Management
26 36 (13.90%) HTML

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 84 (32.43%) Apache
2 34 (13.13%) Tomcat
3 33 (12.74%) Confluence
4 23 (8.88%) nginx
5 17 (6.56%) JBoss
6 14 (5.41%) Node.js
7 12 (4.63%) Oracle Coherence
7 12 (4.63%) Mule
7 12 (4.63%) WebLogic
8 9 (3.47%) WebSphere
9 8 (3.09%) MediaWiki
9 8 (3.09%) OpenStack
10 7 (2.70%) Apache Qpid
11 6 (2.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (2.32%) Apache Solr
11 6 (2.32%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (1.93%) CMS
13 4 (1.54%) IIS
13 4 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.77%) Summit
3 1 (0.39%) AWD
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 67 (25.87%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (8.49%) Amazon S3
4 19 (7.34%) Route 53
4 19 (7.34%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (5.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (2.70%) GitHub
8 6 (2.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.54%) SaaS
9 4 (1.54%) PaaS
10 3 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.97%) HTTP
2 28 (10.81%) Firewall
3 27 (10.42%) SSL
4 16 (6.18%) DNS
5 13 (5.02%) LDAP
6 12 (4.63%) LAN
6 12 (4.63%) WAN
7 11 (4.25%) VPN
8 8 (3.09%) Internet
8 8 (3.09%) Network Security
9 7 (2.70%) DHCP
10 6 (2.32%) BGP
11 5 (1.93%) EIGRP
11 5 (1.93%) IPsec
11 5 (1.93%) OSPF
11 5 (1.93%) IPv6
12 4 (1.54%) SSH
13 3 (1.16%) DMZ
14 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.97%) MongoDB
2 28 (10.81%) MySQL
3 19 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.95%) SQL Server
4 18 (6.95%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.18%) Oracle Database
6 15 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.47%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.47%) Big Data
8 7 (2.70%) Redis
8 7 (2.70%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.54%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.16%) Riak
11 3 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.77%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 227 (87.64%) Jenkins
2 109 (42.08%) Maven
3 95 (36.68%) Git (software)
4 63 (24.32%) JIRA
4 63 (24.32%) Subversion
5 32 (12.36%) Selenium
6 30 (11.58%) Ant
7 29 (11.20%) Cucumber
8 23 (8.88%) TeamCity
9 22 (8.49%) Artifactory
10 20 (7.72%) JUnit
11 19 (7.34%) CruiseControl
12 18 (6.95%) Eclipse
13 12 (4.63%) WebDriver
14 11 (4.25%) SoapUI
15 9 (3.47%) Build Forge
16 7 (2.70%) JMeter
17 6 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 6 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (2.32%) Gradle
General
1 30 (11.58%) Finance
2 20 (7.72%) Banking
3 14 (5.41%) Retail
4 10 (3.86%) Front Office
5 7 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.16%) Marketing
6 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.16%) Legal
6 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (29.34%) Developer
2 72 (27.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (13.90%) Java Developer
4 27 (10.42%) Architect
5 20 (7.72%) Platform Engineer
6 16 (6.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 12 (4.63%) Software Engineer
8 11 (4.25%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.47%) Consultant
9 9 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (3.47%) PHP Developer
9 9 (3.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.09%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (2.70%) DevOps Consultant
12 6 (2.32%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (2.32%) Java Architect
12 6 (2.32%) Tester
13 5 (1.93%) Software Developer
13 5 (1.93%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (25.87%) Web Services
2 59 (22.78%) Spring
3 36 (13.90%) HTML
4 35 (13.51%) XML
5 34 (13.13%) JSON
6 28 (10.81%) J2EE
7 27 (10.42%) Hibernate
7 27 (10.42%) RESTful
7 27 (10.42%) REST
8 25 (9.65%) CSS
9 24 (9.27%) jQuery
10 22 (8.49%) JMS
11 18 (6.95%) LAMP
12 17 (6.56%) EJB
12 17 (6.56%) HTML5
13 15 (5.79%) .NET
13 15 (5.79%) SOAP
14 11 (4.25%) AngularJS
15 10 (3.86%) Java EE
16 9 (3.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.02%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.09%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.09%) User Experience
4 8 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.09%) Wiki
5 6 (2.32%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.32%) Clustering
6 5 (1.93%) Replication
6 5 (1.93%) Market Risk
6 5 (1.93%) Blog
6 5 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.54%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.54%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.16%) Tandem
8 3 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.77%) Ergonomics
9 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 128 (49.42%) Linux
2 47 (18.15%) UNIX
3 39 (15.06%) CentOS
4 34 (13.13%) Windows
5 27 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (7.34%) Ubuntu
7 15 (5.79%) Debian
8 11 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.09%) Solaris
10 5 (1.93%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.16%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.39%) Android
13 1 (0.39%) AIX
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (63.71%) Continuous Integration
2 144 (55.60%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (39.77%) TDD
4 99 (38.22%) DevOps
5 56 (21.62%) Scrum
6 37 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 30 (11.58%) Open Source
7 30 (11.58%) BDD
8 25 (9.65%) SOA
8 25 (9.65%) Unit Testing
9 23 (8.88%) MVC
10 22 (8.49%) E-Commerce
10 22 (8.49%) Multithreading
11 21 (8.11%) OO
12 19 (7.34%) Kanban
12 19 (7.34%) SDLC
13 18 (6.95%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (6.56%) Auto-Scaling
15 16 (6.18%) Software Engineering
16 14 (5.41%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 152 (58.69%) Java
2 96 (37.07%) Python
3 63 (24.32%) Ruby
4 61 (23.55%) PHP
5 50 (19.31%) JavaScript
5 50 (19.31%) Perl
6 44 (16.99%) SQL
7 36 (13.90%) Bash Shell
8 21 (8.11%) C
8 21 (8.11%) C#
9 18 (6.95%) Groovy
10 16 (6.18%) C++
10 16 (6.18%) PL/SQL
11 13 (5.02%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.70%) Scala
13 5 (1.93%) VBA
13 5 (1.93%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.54%) Clojure
14 4 (1.54%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (8.88%) Degree
2 8 (3.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.09%) CCNA
2 8 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.16%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.77%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (8.11%) Varnish
2 16 (6.18%) Docker
3 15 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.63%) VMware ESX
5 11 (4.25%) Samba
5 11 (4.25%) Postfix
6 9 (3.47%) XenServer
7 8 (3.09%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.09%) iptables
8 3 (1.16%) vCloud
9 1 (0.39%) KVM
9 1 (0.39%) LXC
9 1 (0.39%) Xen
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 93 (35.91%) Puppet
2 42 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (10.04%) Ansible
4 25 (9.65%) yum
5 19 (7.34%) Vagrant
6 15 (5.79%) Salt
7 13 (5.02%) Nagios
8 12 (4.63%) ZABBIX
9 6 (2.32%) Capistrano
9 6 (2.32%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (2.32%) Opsview
9 6 (2.32%) Icinga
10 3 (1.16%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.16%) Cacti
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
11 1 (0.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 66 (25.48%) Red Hat
2 43 (16.60%) Oracle
3 26 (10.04%) VMware
4 17 (6.56%) Splunk
5 11 (4.25%) TIBCO
6 10 (3.86%) Sybase
7 9 (3.47%) Citrix
8 8 (3.09%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.09%) SaltStack
9 6 (2.32%) Zend
9 6 (2.32%) HP
10 5 (1.93%) Adobe
10 5 (1.93%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.54%) IBM
11 4 (1.54%) Apple
11 4 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.54%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.54%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.16%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.16%) ESRI
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