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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 460 388 399
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +11
Contract jobs citing Hudson 115 168 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.73% 2.74% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 150 112
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£493 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.26% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
6649 6125 5246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.38% 12.79% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4429 3968 3328
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 128 148
Average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £47.82 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +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 7 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 7 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 -48 71 £513 +17.54% 26
North West -7 19 £350 -9.67% 3
South East -19 12 £450 +28.57% 6
East Midlands -4 6 £575 +15.00%
North East -25 2 £325 -
East of England - 2 - - 1
South West -22 1 £350 -16.41% 5
Yorkshire -31 1 £425 +38.77% 3
Hudson
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Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 216 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 165 (65.48%) Continuous Integration
3 141 (55.95%) Java
4 135 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (49.60%) Linux
6 99 (39.29%) DevOps
7 96 (38.10%) Maven
8 95 (37.70%) Puppet
9 92 (36.51%) TDD
10 90 (35.71%) Git (software)
11 86 (34.13%) Python
12 79 (31.35%) Apache
13 71 (28.17%) Red Hat
14 67 (26.59%) Ruby
15 64 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
16 63 (25.00%) Subversion
17 62 (24.60%) PHP
18 58 (23.02%) JIRA
19 57 (22.62%) Web Services
20 53 (21.03%) Spring
21 52 (20.63%) Perl
22 51 (20.24%) Scrum
23 47 (18.65%) JavaScript
24 45 (17.86%) CentOS
25 44 (17.46%) SQL
26 43 (17.06%) Oracle
27 41 (16.27%) Opscode Chef
27 41 (16.27%) Bash Shell
28 40 (15.87%) Windows
29 39 (15.48%) XML

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 79 (31.35%) Apache
2 35 (13.89%) Confluence
3 25 (9.92%) Tomcat
4 22 (8.73%) nginx
5 15 (5.95%) MediaWiki
6 14 (5.56%) JBoss
7 13 (5.16%) Node.js
8 12 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
9 10 (3.97%) WebLogic
10 9 (3.57%) Mule
11 8 (3.17%) IIS
11 8 (3.17%) SharePoint
11 8 (3.17%) WebSphere
12 7 (2.78%) Apache Qpid
13 6 (2.38%) OpenStack
13 6 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (1.98%) Oracle Service Bus
15 4 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (1.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.40%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 64 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (10.32%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (8.73%) Amazon S3
4 20 (7.94%) Amazon ELB
5 19 (7.54%) Route 53
6 9 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (1.98%) GitHub
9 4 (1.59%) SaaS
9 4 (1.59%) PaaS
10 3 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.29%) Firewall
2 26 (10.32%) HTTP
3 23 (9.13%) SSL
4 22 (8.73%) LAN
4 22 (8.73%) WAN
5 18 (7.14%) LDAP
6 16 (6.35%) VPN
7 14 (5.56%) Network Security
8 11 (4.37%) IPsec
8 11 (4.37%) OSPF
8 11 (4.37%) BGP
8 11 (4.37%) EIGRP
8 11 (4.37%) DNS
8 11 (4.37%) IPv6
9 8 (3.17%) Internet
10 6 (2.38%) DHCP
11 2 (0.79%) SSH
12 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.40%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.90%) MySQL
2 29 (11.51%) MongoDB
3 23 (9.13%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.73%) Relational Database
5 21 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 20 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (5.95%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.57%) Big Data
8 9 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.17%) Redis
10 7 (2.78%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.38%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.59%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.59%) Riak
13 3 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.79%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 216 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 96 (38.10%) Maven
3 90 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 63 (25.00%) Subversion
5 58 (23.02%) JIRA
6 35 (13.89%) Selenium
7 32 (12.70%) Cucumber
8 24 (9.52%) JUnit
9 22 (8.73%) Ant
9 22 (8.73%) TeamCity
10 18 (7.14%) Eclipse
11 17 (6.75%) WebDriver
12 16 (6.35%) Artifactory
12 16 (6.35%) CruiseControl
13 9 (3.57%) SoapUI
14 6 (2.38%) JBehave
14 6 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.38%) Build Forge
14 6 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (1.98%) jMock
General
1 27 (10.71%) Finance
2 20 (7.94%) Banking
3 10 (3.97%) Retail
3 10 (3.97%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.57%) Front Office
5 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.19%) Legal
5 3 (1.19%) Games
6 2 (0.79%) Marketing
6 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (30.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 74 (29.37%) Developer
3 31 (12.30%) Java Developer
4 25 (9.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 19 (7.54%) Architect
6 16 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (4.37%) Senior Developer
8 10 (3.97%) Consultant
8 10 (3.97%) Software Engineer
8 10 (3.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (3.57%) PHP Developer
10 8 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) Tester
11 7 (2.78%) DevOps Consultant
12 6 (2.38%) Test Engineer
13 5 (1.98%) Administrator
13 5 (1.98%) Software Developer
13 5 (1.98%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.62%) Web Services
2 53 (21.03%) Spring
3 39 (15.48%) XML
4 30 (11.90%) HTML
4 30 (11.90%) CSS
4 30 (11.90%) JSON
5 28 (11.11%) RESTful
5 28 (11.11%) J2EE
6 22 (8.73%) Hibernate
6 22 (8.73%) REST
6 22 (8.73%) jQuery
7 21 (8.33%) JMS
8 16 (6.35%) LAMP
9 15 (5.95%) EJB
9 15 (5.95%) HTML5
10 14 (5.56%) SOAP
11 13 (5.16%) .NET
12 12 (4.76%) XSLT
12 12 (4.76%) Ajax
13 9 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.95%) Wiki
2 13 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.16%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.37%) Clustering
4 8 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.17%) User Experience
5 7 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.38%) Replication
7 5 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.59%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.59%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.59%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.19%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.79%) Blog
10 2 (0.79%) Ontologies
10 2 (0.79%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 125 (49.60%) Linux
2 45 (17.86%) CentOS
3 40 (15.87%) Windows
4 39 (15.48%) UNIX
5 26 (10.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (8.73%) Ubuntu
7 21 (8.33%) Debian
8 16 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.78%) Solaris
10 6 (2.38%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.79%) Android
12 2 (0.79%) AIX
12 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (65.48%) Continuous Integration
2 135 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (39.29%) DevOps
4 92 (36.51%) TDD
5 51 (20.24%) Scrum
6 39 (15.48%) Configuration Management
7 29 (11.51%) Open Source
7 29 (11.51%) BDD
8 24 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 22 (8.73%) MVC
10 21 (8.33%) SOA
10 21 (8.33%) OO
11 19 (7.54%) E-Commerce
12 17 (6.75%) Load Balancing
13 16 (6.35%) Kanban
14 15 (5.95%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (5.56%) Build Automation
15 14 (5.56%) Auto-Scaling
15 14 (5.56%) Multithreading
15 14 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 141 (55.95%) Java
2 86 (34.13%) Python
3 67 (26.59%) Ruby
4 62 (24.60%) PHP
5 52 (20.63%) Perl
6 47 (18.65%) JavaScript
7 44 (17.46%) SQL
8 41 (16.27%) Bash Shell
9 18 (7.14%) Groovy
9 18 (7.14%) C
10 15 (5.95%) C#
10 15 (5.95%) PL/SQL
11 11 (4.37%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.97%) C++
12 10 (3.97%) Scala
13 5 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.59%) Clojure
14 4 (1.59%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.59%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (8.33%) Degree
2 16 (6.35%) CCNA
2 16 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.19%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.79%) ISEB
5 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.40%) OCP
6 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (14.68%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (7.94%) XenServer
3 19 (7.54%) Varnish
4 18 (7.14%) Postfix
4 18 (7.14%) Samba
5 15 (5.95%) iptables
6 12 (4.76%) Active Directory
7 9 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.57%) Docker
8 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.40%) vCloud
8 1 (0.40%) KVM
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 95 (37.70%) Puppet
2 41 (16.27%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (11.11%) Ansible
4 21 (8.33%) Salt
5 20 (7.94%) Vagrant
5 20 (7.94%) yum
5 20 (7.94%) ZABBIX
6 13 (5.16%) Nagios
7 6 (2.38%) Capistrano
7 6 (2.38%) Opsview
7 6 (2.38%) Icinga
8 4 (1.59%) Cacti
8 4 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.40%) logstash
9 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 71 (28.17%) Red Hat
2 43 (17.06%) Oracle
3 33 (13.10%) VMware
4 20 (7.94%) Citrix
5 14 (5.56%) Splunk
6 10 (3.97%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.17%) SaltStack
8 7 (2.78%) Sybase
9 6 (2.38%) Adobe
9 6 (2.38%) TIBCO
9 6 (2.38%) Rackspace
9 6 (2.38%) Zend
10 4 (1.59%) Apple
10 4 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.59%) IBM
10 4 (1.59%) HP
10 4 (1.59%) BEA
11 3 (1.19%) RightScale
12 2 (0.79%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.79%) MuleSoft
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