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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 435 418 411
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing Hudson 146 163 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.07% 2.60% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 121 118
Average daily rate £475 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £338 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £381
% change year-on-year
- +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - -
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
7040 6274 5318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.61% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4761 4295 3425
Average daily rate £425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 113 118
Average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.76 £47.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 108 £500 +17.64% 30
South East +6 15 £469 -10.71% 6
North West -19 10 £428 +14.00% 5
East of England 0 6 £550 - 2
Yorkshire -23 4 £400 +17.64% 1
West Midlands -28 2 - - 12
East Midlands -7 1 - -
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 260 (91.23%) Jenkins
2 181 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (61.05%) Java
4 167 (58.60%) Continuous Integration
5 148 (51.93%) Linux
6 142 (49.82%) Git (software)
7 123 (43.16%) DevOps
8 111 (38.95%) Subversion
9 105 (36.84%) Maven
10 100 (35.09%) JIRA
11 94 (32.98%) Puppet
12 92 (32.28%) Python
13 89 (31.23%) TDD
14 82 (28.77%) Web Services
15 73 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
16 67 (23.51%) MongoDB
17 63 (22.11%) Unix
18 62 (21.75%) Spring
18 62 (21.75%) Tomcat
19 61 (21.40%) JavaScript
20 60 (21.05%) HTML
20 60 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
21 59 (20.70%) Docker
22 56 (19.65%) SQL
22 56 (19.65%) Apache
23 54 (18.95%) RESTful
24 52 (18.25%) Ant
25 51 (17.89%) Configuration Management
26 47 (16.49%) Ruby
27 46 (16.14%) BDD

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 62 (21.75%) Tomcat
2 56 (19.65%) Apache
3 37 (12.98%) Node.js
4 29 (10.18%) JBoss
5 27 (9.47%) nginx
6 23 (8.07%) OpenStack
7 20 (7.02%) Confluence
8 19 (6.67%) Jetty
9 10 (3.51%) CMS
9 10 (3.51%) Mule
9 10 (3.51%) WebSphere
10 9 (3.16%) WebLogic
11 8 (2.81%) Apache Solr
12 7 (2.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (1.75%) Apache Spark
14 5 (1.75%) Mule ESB
14 5 (1.75%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.40%) Apache Pig
15 4 (1.40%) GemFire
Applications
1 9 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.75%) HipChat
2 5 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 73 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.96%) Azure Active Directory
3 17 (5.96%) GitHub
4 7 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.70%) Route 53
9 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.88%) Internet
2 26 (9.12%) HTTP
3 22 (7.72%) DNS
4 19 (6.67%) Firewall
5 13 (4.56%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.21%) VPN
7 11 (3.86%) SSL
8 8 (2.81%) LAN
8 8 (2.81%) SSH
9 7 (2.46%) LDAP
10 6 (2.11%) BGP
10 6 (2.11%) SAN
10 6 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.11%) Wireless
11 4 (1.40%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.40%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.40%) NAS
11 4 (1.40%) OSPF
12 3 (1.05%) DMZ
12 3 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (23.51%) MongoDB
2 30 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 23 (8.07%) MySQL
3 23 (8.07%) SQL Server
4 22 (7.72%) Relational Database
5 18 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (5.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (5.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (5.26%) Big Data
9 14 (4.91%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.86%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.16%) Redis
12 5 (1.75%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.40%) OLAP
13 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (1.05%) SQLite
15 2 (0.70%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.70%) Informix
15 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 260 (91.23%) Jenkins
2 142 (49.82%) Git (software)
3 111 (38.95%) Subversion
4 105 (36.84%) Maven
5 100 (35.09%) JIRA
6 52 (18.25%) Ant
7 39 (13.68%) Eclipse
8 35 (12.28%) Selenium
9 30 (10.53%) Cucumber
10 26 (9.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 24 (8.42%) Gradle
12 22 (7.72%) TeamCity
13 21 (7.37%) JUnit
14 17 (5.96%) WebDriver
15 15 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (3.86%) IntelliJ
16 11 (3.86%) Oracle APEX
17 10 (3.51%) Artifactory
18 9 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 8 (2.81%) JProfiler
General
1 34 (11.93%) Finance
2 21 (7.37%) Banking
3 14 (4.91%) Retail
4 12 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.46%) Front Office
6 5 (1.75%) Billing
6 5 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.40%) Games
8 3 (1.05%) Marketing
9 2 (0.70%) Avionics
9 2 (0.70%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (37.89%) Developer
2 88 (30.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (22.11%) Java Developer
4 19 (6.67%) Scala Developer
5 17 (5.96%) Senior Developer
6 15 (5.26%) Architect
6 15 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (4.56%) Azure Engineer
7 13 (4.56%) Java Scala Developer
7 13 (4.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (4.21%) AWS Engineer
8 12 (4.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (3.86%) Consultant
10 10 (3.51%) Build Engineer
10 10 (3.51%) Node.js Developer
10 10 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (3.16%) Agile Developer
11 9 (3.16%) Agile Java Developer
11 9 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.16%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (28.77%) Web Services
2 62 (21.75%) Spring
3 60 (21.05%) HTML
4 54 (18.95%) RESTful
5 37 (12.98%) CSS
6 35 (12.28%) XML
7 33 (11.58%) REST
8 32 (11.23%) HTML5
9 30 (10.53%) .NET
9 30 (10.53%) SOAP
10 28 (9.82%) Hibernate
10 28 (9.82%) jQuery
11 24 (8.42%) JSON
12 23 (8.07%) AngularJS
12 23 (8.07%) J2EE
13 16 (5.61%) Middleware
14 14 (4.91%) spray
15 13 (4.56%) ASP.NET
15 13 (4.56%) Play Framework
16 11 (3.86%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.88%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.42%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.21%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.51%) Clustering
5 10 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.81%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.81%) Ontologies
7 7 (2.46%) User Experience
8 6 (2.11%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.11%) Derivative
8 6 (2.11%) Online Banking
8 6 (2.11%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.75%) Blog
10 4 (1.40%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.40%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.40%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.40%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 148 (51.93%) Linux
2 63 (22.11%) Unix
3 37 (12.98%) Windows
4 21 (7.37%) CentOS
5 17 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.96%) VMS
6 13 (4.56%) Ubuntu
7 10 (3.51%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.11%) Android
8 6 (2.11%) Mac OS X
8 6 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.05%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.05%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (1.05%) Solaris
9 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.70%) Debian
10 2 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (58.60%) Continuous Integration
3 123 (43.16%) DevOps
4 89 (31.23%) TDD
5 51 (17.89%) Configuration Management
6 46 (16.14%) BDD
7 40 (14.04%) OO
8 39 (13.68%) Scrum
9 36 (12.63%) Open Source
10 32 (11.23%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (9.47%) SOA
12 26 (9.12%) Software Deployment
13 21 (7.37%) Automated Testing
13 21 (7.37%) MVC
14 20 (7.02%) Software Engineering
15 19 (6.67%) High Availability
15 19 (6.67%) Migration
15 19 (6.67%) Multithreading
15 19 (6.67%) Pair Programming
16 18 (6.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 174 (61.05%) Java
2 92 (32.28%) Python
3 61 (21.40%) JavaScript
4 56 (19.65%) SQL
5 47 (16.49%) Ruby
6 41 (14.39%) Perl
7 31 (10.88%) Bash Shell
7 31 (10.88%) PowerShell
8 28 (9.82%) C#
9 24 (8.42%) Groovy
10 20 (7.02%) Scala
11 18 (6.32%) PHP
12 12 (4.21%) C
12 12 (4.21%) Shell Script
13 11 (3.86%) Apex Code
13 11 (3.86%) SOQL
14 10 (3.51%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.81%) SPARQL
16 7 (2.46%) C++
17 5 (1.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (9.12%) Degree
2 8 (2.81%) MCSE
2 8 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.70%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.70%) CCNA
6 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.35%) CCIE
7 1 (0.35%) CCNP
7 1 (0.35%) CCSP
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.32%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 59 (20.70%) Docker
2 28 (9.82%) Active Directory
3 21 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 10 (3.51%) vCloud
6 5 (1.75%) oVirt
6 5 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.40%) HDFS
7 4 (1.40%) Varnish
8 2 (0.70%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.70%) iptables
8 2 (0.70%) LXC
8 2 (0.70%) pfSense
8 2 (0.70%) Postfix
8 2 (0.70%) Samba
8 2 (0.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 94 (32.98%) Puppet
2 60 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (12.28%) Ansible
4 17 (5.96%) SCCM
4 17 (5.96%) SCOM
5 14 (4.91%) Nagios
6 10 (3.51%) Opsview
6 10 (3.51%) Salt
6 10 (3.51%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.81%) Capistrano
7 8 (2.81%) Icinga
8 6 (2.11%) logstash
9 5 (1.75%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.05%) Graphite
10 3 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.05%) Kibana
10 3 (1.05%) yum
11 2 (0.70%) Cacti
11 2 (0.70%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.98%) VMware
3 32 (11.23%) Oracle
4 29 (10.18%) Red Hat
4 29 (10.18%) Splunk
5 20 (7.02%) Dell
6 13 (4.56%) Sybase
7 12 (4.21%) Perforce
8 11 (3.86%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (3.16%) Cisco
10 7 (2.46%) Google
11 6 (2.11%) HP
11 6 (2.11%) MuleSoft
12 5 (1.75%) Solace
13 4 (1.40%) Adobe
13 4 (1.40%) Apigee
13 4 (1.40%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.40%) Rally
14 3 (1.05%) BEA
14 3 (1.05%) Sun
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £350 to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago