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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 471 358 363
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +5
Contract jobs citing Hudson 108 201 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 3.29% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 156 124
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £289 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £388 £346
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +12.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £45.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.99%
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
6365 6117 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4164 4033 3087
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.72 £47.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 -75 63 £456 +5.00% 14
North West -32 14 £400 - 8
South West +2 7 £375 -11.76% 9
South East -20 6 £450 +50.00% 5
East Midlands - 6 £575 - 1
Yorkshire -26 3 £400 +33.33% 4
West Midlands - 3 £400 - 1
East of England - 3 £288 - 1
North East - 2 £325 -
Midlands - 1 £350 -
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 198 (75.86%) Jenkins
2 166 (63.60%) Continuous Integration
3 138 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (52.11%) Java
5 126 (48.28%) Linux
6 103 (39.46%) DevOps
7 100 (38.31%) Git (software)
8 93 (35.63%) Puppet
9 91 (34.87%) Apache
9 91 (34.87%) TDD
10 81 (31.03%) Subversion
11 80 (30.65%) Maven
12 74 (28.35%) Red Hat
13 72 (27.59%) Python
14 71 (27.20%) Ruby
15 70 (26.82%) PHP
16 65 (24.90%) JIRA
17 64 (24.52%) Web Services
18 62 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
19 60 (22.99%) Scrum
20 52 (19.92%) Oracle
21 51 (19.54%) Perl
21 51 (19.54%) XML
22 50 (19.16%) Configuration Management
22 50 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
23 48 (18.39%) Bash Shell
24 46 (17.62%) CentOS
24 46 (17.62%) Selenium
24 46 (17.62%) Windows
25 45 (17.24%) JavaScript

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 91 (34.87%) Apache
2 41 (15.71%) Confluence
3 30 (11.49%) Tomcat
4 27 (10.34%) nginx
5 18 (6.90%) JBoss
5 18 (6.90%) MediaWiki
6 14 (5.36%) Node.js
7 13 (4.98%) WebLogic
8 10 (3.83%) WebSphere
9 8 (3.07%) SharePoint
9 8 (3.07%) IIS
10 7 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (2.30%) Apache Qpid
12 5 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (1.92%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (1.15%) GlassFish
13 3 (1.15%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 62 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.20%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (8.43%) Amazon ELB
4 20 (7.66%) Amazon S3
5 14 (5.36%) Route 53
6 7 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.92%) PaaS
9 4 (1.53%) SaaS
9 4 (1.53%) GitHub
10 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.56%) Firewall
2 29 (11.11%) HTTP
3 25 (9.58%) WAN
3 25 (9.58%) LAN
4 22 (8.43%) SSL
5 18 (6.90%) VPN
5 18 (6.90%) LDAP
6 17 (6.51%) Network Security
7 14 (5.36%) IPsec
7 14 (5.36%) EIGRP
7 14 (5.36%) BGP
7 14 (5.36%) IPv6
7 14 (5.36%) OSPF
8 12 (4.60%) Internet
9 9 (3.45%) DNS
10 6 (2.30%) DHCP
11 1 (0.38%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.38%) FTP
11 1 (0.38%) PBX
11 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.79%) MySQL
2 30 (11.49%) Relational Database
3 27 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 24 (9.20%) MongoDB
5 22 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (7.28%) Oracle Database
7 18 (6.90%) SQL Server
8 13 (4.98%) Redis
9 12 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.83%) Big Data
11 9 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (3.07%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.68%) CouchDB
13 7 (2.68%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (2.68%) Riak
13 7 (2.68%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
16 3 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 198 (75.86%) Jenkins
2 100 (38.31%) Git (software)
3 81 (31.03%) Subversion
4 80 (30.65%) Maven
5 65 (24.90%) JIRA
6 46 (17.62%) Selenium
7 45 (17.24%) Cucumber
8 34 (13.03%) JUnit
9 25 (9.58%) TeamCity
10 24 (9.20%) WebDriver
11 20 (7.66%) Eclipse
12 16 (6.13%) Ant
13 15 (5.75%) Artifactory
14 14 (5.36%) CruiseControl
14 14 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (5.36%) JBehave
15 9 (3.45%) Mercurial
15 9 (3.45%) SoapUI
16 8 (3.07%) TestNG
17 7 (2.68%) Mockito
General
1 28 (10.73%) Finance
2 15 (5.75%) Banking
3 8 (3.07%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.92%) Games
5 4 (1.53%) Advertising
5 4 (1.53%) Front Office
5 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Publishing
6 3 (1.15%) Legal
6 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 77 (29.50%) Developer
2 74 (28.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 28 (10.73%) Java Developer
5 19 (7.28%) Architect
6 16 (6.13%) Platform Engineer
7 14 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 12 (4.60%) Senior Developer
8 12 (4.60%) PHP Developer
9 10 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (3.83%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.45%) Tester
10 9 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.07%) Release Manager
11 8 (3.07%) Platform Architect
11 8 (3.07%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (2.30%) Web Developer
12 6 (2.30%) Software Developer
12 6 (2.30%) Oracle Developer
12 6 (2.30%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (24.52%) Web Services
2 51 (19.54%) XML
3 41 (15.71%) Spring
4 34 (13.03%) CSS
5 32 (12.26%) RESTful
6 31 (11.88%) HTML
7 28 (10.73%) JSON
8 25 (9.58%) J2EE
9 19 (7.28%) LAMP
10 18 (6.90%) JMS
10 18 (6.90%) jQuery
10 18 (6.90%) REST
11 17 (6.51%) .NET
12 15 (5.75%) EJB
12 15 (5.75%) Hibernate
13 14 (5.36%) Ajax
13 14 (5.36%) SOAP
14 13 (4.98%) HTML5
15 12 (4.60%) XSLT
16 11 (4.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.43%) Open Source
2 18 (6.90%) Wiki
3 15 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.21%) Clustering
6 9 (3.45%) Replication
7 8 (3.07%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.68%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.30%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.53%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.53%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.53%) User Experience
11 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.15%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.15%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.77%) W3C
12 2 (0.77%) GIS
12 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 126 (48.28%) Linux
2 46 (17.62%) CentOS
2 46 (17.62%) Windows
3 42 (16.09%) UNIX
4 27 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (9.96%) Debian
6 22 (8.43%) Ubuntu
7 17 (6.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (3.83%) Solaris
9 6 (2.30%) AIX
9 6 (2.30%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.15%) Android
11 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.77%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (63.60%) Continuous Integration
2 138 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (39.46%) DevOps
4 91 (34.87%) TDD
5 60 (22.99%) Scrum
6 50 (19.16%) Configuration Management
7 38 (14.56%) BDD
8 28 (10.73%) OO
9 27 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (9.58%) SOA
11 24 (9.20%) Load Balancing
12 22 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (8.43%) Kanban
13 21 (8.05%) Unit Testing
14 19 (7.28%) Build Automation
14 19 (7.28%) MVC
15 16 (6.13%) Capacity Planning
16 15 (5.75%) Web Development
17 14 (5.36%) Software Engineering
17 14 (5.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 136 (52.11%) Java
2 72 (27.59%) Python
3 71 (27.20%) Ruby
4 70 (26.82%) PHP
5 51 (19.54%) Perl
6 48 (18.39%) Bash Shell
7 45 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 41 (15.71%) SQL
9 19 (7.28%) Groovy
10 17 (6.51%) C
11 16 (6.13%) Scala
12 15 (5.75%) C#
13 13 (4.98%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.68%) Clojure
14 7 (2.68%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.92%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.92%) C++
16 4 (1.53%) Apple Swift
17 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.77%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (8.81%) Degree
2 16 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (6.13%) CCNA
3 5 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (1.92%) ISEB
4 3 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.38%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (9.20%) Varnish
3 23 (8.81%) XenServer
4 21 (8.05%) Postfix
4 21 (8.05%) Samba
5 18 (6.90%) iptables
6 12 (4.60%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.07%) VirtualBox
8 7 (2.68%) Docker
9 5 (1.92%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.53%) Squid
11 2 (0.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 93 (35.63%) Puppet
2 50 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (10.34%) Salt
4 26 (9.96%) Ansible
4 26 (9.96%) ZABBIX
5 23 (8.81%) Vagrant
6 20 (7.66%) yum
7 13 (4.98%) Nagios
8 7 (2.68%) Cacti
9 4 (1.53%) Capistrano
9 4 (1.53%) Icinga
9 4 (1.53%) Opsview
10 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.38%) logstash
11 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 74 (28.35%) Red Hat
2 52 (19.92%) Oracle
3 38 (14.56%) VMware
4 23 (8.81%) Citrix
5 11 (4.21%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.83%) Rackspace
7 7 (2.68%) SaltStack
7 7 (2.68%) Adobe
7 7 (2.68%) BEA
8 6 (2.30%) Perforce
8 6 (2.30%) Zend
9 5 (1.92%) Splunk
9 5 (1.92%) IBM
10 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.53%) HP
10 4 (1.53%) Apple
11 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.15%) RightScale
11 3 (1.15%) Sybase
12 2 (0.77%) Sun
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