The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 386 379 359
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing Hudson 186 163 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 2.96% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 125 135
Average daily rate
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£407 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% +14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.97% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6456 5516 5685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.06% 11.84% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4221 3529 3389
Average daily rate £398 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 133 206
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Hudson
UK

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 2014.

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 2014. 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 +18 124 £425 +3.03% 32
South East +3 19 £375 +2.73% 7
Yorkshire +7 15 £338 -25.00% 5
South West -16 10 £419 -11.84% 1
North East - 7 £325 -
East Midlands +1 4 £500 +42.34%
West Midlands -19 2 £338 -25.00% 4
East of England - 2 £400 - 2
North West -11 1 - - 4
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 264 (66.84%) Jenkins
2 257 (65.06%) Java
3 221 (55.95%) Continuous Integration
4 172 (43.54%) Linux
5 149 (37.72%) TDD
6 142 (35.95%) Subversion
7 140 (35.44%) Git (software)
8 128 (32.41%) BDD
9 124 (31.39%) Maven
10 110 (27.85%) Cucumber
11 104 (26.33%) Apache
11 104 (26.33%) JUnit
12 102 (25.82%) Selenium
13 100 (25.32%) Puppet
13 100 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
13 100 (25.32%) DevOps
14 99 (25.06%) XML
15 98 (24.81%) JavaScript
16 94 (23.80%) Web Services
17 92 (23.29%) HTML
18 89 (22.53%) Spring
18 89 (22.53%) Ruby
19 87 (22.03%) Scrum
20 79 (20.00%) CSS
21 74 (18.73%) Red Hat
21 74 (18.73%) TeamCity
22 69 (17.47%) SQL
23 66 (16.71%) Python
24 65 (16.46%) JIRA
25 63 (15.95%) Bash Shell

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 104 (26.33%) Apache
2 60 (15.19%) Tomcat
3 27 (6.84%) Adobe CQ
4 24 (6.08%) nginx
4 24 (6.08%) CMS
5 19 (4.81%) Confluence
6 18 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (4.05%) WebLogic
8 12 (3.04%) MediaWiki
9 11 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (2.53%) Jetty
10 10 (2.53%) WebSphere
11 8 (2.03%) Node.js
12 7 (1.77%) GlassFish
12 7 (1.77%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.77%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (1.77%) ColdFusion
13 6 (1.52%) Magnolia
14 5 (1.27%) IIS
15 4 (1.01%) Railo
Applications
1 14 (3.54%) MS Office
1 14 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.03%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 52 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.35%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (7.34%) Amazon S3
3 29 (7.34%) Route 53
3 29 (7.34%) Amazon ELB
4 17 (4.30%) SaaS
4 17 (4.30%) PaaS
5 3 (0.76%) GitHub
6 2 (0.51%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.91%) DNS
2 39 (9.87%) Firewall
3 34 (8.61%) HTTP
4 24 (6.08%) DHCP
5 22 (5.57%) LDAP
6 20 (5.06%) Network Security
7 19 (4.81%) Internet
8 15 (3.80%) LAN
8 15 (3.80%) WAN
8 15 (3.80%) VPN
9 12 (3.04%) IPv6
9 12 (3.04%) OSPF
9 12 (3.04%) BGP
9 12 (3.04%) EIGRP
9 12 (3.04%) IPsec
10 8 (2.03%) SSL
11 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
12 4 (1.01%) SAN
12 4 (1.01%) NAS
13 3 (0.76%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.94%) MySQL
2 41 (10.38%) MongoDB
3 38 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 32 (8.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 32 (8.10%) Big Data
5 29 (7.34%) Oracle Database
6 25 (6.33%) Hadoop
7 20 (5.06%) SQL Server
8 18 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (4.56%) CouchDB
8 18 (4.56%) Riak
9 17 (4.30%) Relational Database
10 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.77%) Pentaho
13 6 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
14 5 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.01%) JasperReports
15 4 (1.01%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.01%) Impala
Development Applications
1 264 (66.84%) Jenkins
2 142 (35.95%) Subversion
3 140 (35.44%) Git (software)
4 124 (31.39%) Maven
5 110 (27.85%) Cucumber
6 104 (26.33%) JUnit
7 102 (25.82%) Selenium
8 74 (18.73%) TeamCity
9 65 (16.46%) JIRA
10 57 (14.43%) WebDriver
11 50 (12.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 48 (12.15%) Eclipse
13 46 (11.65%) JBehave
14 44 (11.14%) Mockito
15 35 (8.86%) Ant
16 17 (4.30%) Capybara
17 13 (3.29%) Mercurial
17 13 (3.29%) CruiseControl
18 12 (3.04%) FitNesse
18 12 (3.04%) Calabash
General
1 42 (10.63%) Finance
2 24 (6.08%) Banking
3 13 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.77%) Marketing
5 6 (1.52%) Electronics
5 6 (1.52%) Games
6 5 (1.27%) Front Office
6 5 (1.27%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.01%) Retail
7 4 (1.01%) Advertising
8 3 (0.76%) Military
8 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.51%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 189 (47.85%) Developer
2 98 (24.81%) Java Developer
3 45 (11.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (7.34%) Senior Developer
5 28 (7.09%) Tester
6 21 (5.32%) Administrator
6 21 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (4.30%) Software Developer
9 15 (3.80%) Software Engineer
9 15 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (3.54%) Architect
10 14 (3.54%) Test Engineer
11 13 (3.29%) Analyst
12 12 (3.04%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (3.04%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (2.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 10 (2.53%) PHP Developer
14 10 (2.53%) DevOps Architect
15 8 (2.03%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (25.06%) XML
2 94 (23.80%) Web Services
3 92 (23.29%) HTML
4 89 (22.53%) Spring
5 79 (20.00%) CSS
6 50 (12.66%) J2EE
6 50 (12.66%) RESTful
7 43 (10.89%) JSON
8 42 (10.63%) Hibernate
9 37 (9.37%) LAMP
10 36 (9.11%) Spring MVC
10 36 (9.11%) jQuery
11 35 (8.86%) SOAP
12 30 (7.59%) HTML5
13 28 (7.09%) REST
14 27 (6.84%) JMS
15 20 (5.06%) .NET
16 18 (4.56%) Java EE
16 18 (4.56%) CSS3
17 17 (4.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.41%) Open Source
2 38 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.29%) New Media
4 13 (3.29%) Wiki
5 11 (2.78%) STB
6 10 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.03%) RIA
8 7 (1.77%) Streaming Video
8 7 (1.77%) GIS
8 7 (1.77%) Video on Demand
8 7 (1.77%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
9 6 (1.52%) Derivative
10 5 (1.27%) IPTV
11 4 (1.01%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.76%) iPhone
12 3 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 172 (43.54%) Linux
2 56 (14.18%) CentOS
3 41 (10.38%) UNIX
4 39 (9.87%) Debian
5 38 (9.62%) Windows
6 25 (6.33%) Android
7 21 (5.32%) Apple iOS
8 14 (3.54%) Ubuntu
8 14 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.76%) Solaris
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.51%) MVS
11 1 (0.25%) AIX
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (55.95%) Continuous Integration
2 149 (37.72%) TDD
3 128 (32.41%) BDD
4 100 (25.32%) DevOps
4 100 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (22.03%) Scrum
6 59 (14.94%) SOA
7 56 (14.18%) OO
8 49 (12.41%) Configuration Management
9 45 (11.39%) MVC
10 43 (10.89%) Test Automation
11 28 (7.09%) Unit Testing
12 24 (6.08%) Software Engineering
13 23 (5.82%) Pair Programming
14 22 (5.57%) E-Commerce
14 22 (5.57%) Release Management
14 22 (5.57%) Kanban
15 21 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (4.56%) ITIL
16 18 (4.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 257 (65.06%) Java
2 98 (24.81%) JavaScript
3 89 (22.53%) Ruby
4 69 (17.47%) SQL
5 66 (16.71%) Python
6 63 (15.95%) Bash Shell
7 55 (13.92%) PHP
8 50 (12.66%) Perl
9 26 (6.58%) C#
10 21 (5.32%) Groovy
11 12 (3.04%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.53%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.53%) C
13 8 (2.03%) XPath
14 7 (1.77%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.77%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.77%) C++
15 5 (1.27%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.01%) Scala
17 3 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.78%) Degree
3 9 (2.28%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) CCNA
5 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.51%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (12.41%) QA
2 9 (2.28%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.27%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 20 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.80%) Samba
3 14 (3.54%) Postfix
4 12 (3.04%) XenServer
5 5 (1.27%) HDFS
6 4 (1.01%) vSphere
6 4 (1.01%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.76%) Xen
8 2 (0.51%) NFS
8 2 (0.51%) qmail
8 2 (0.51%) Varnish
9 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 100 (25.32%) Puppet
2 56 (14.18%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (10.63%) ZABBIX
4 34 (8.61%) Vagrant
5 32 (8.10%) Nagios
6 21 (5.32%) Salt
7 18 (4.56%) Cacti
8 16 (4.05%) Ansible
9 15 (3.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.76%) OpenView
10 3 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.76%) YUM
10 3 (0.76%) Opsview
11 2 (0.51%) OpenSSO
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.25%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.25%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 74 (18.73%) Red Hat
2 57 (14.43%) Oracle
3 51 (12.91%) VMware
4 36 (9.11%) JBoss
5 26 (6.58%) Adobe
5 26 (6.58%) RightScale
6 18 (4.56%) Rackspace
7 17 (4.30%) IBM
8 16 (4.05%) Cisco
8 16 (4.05%) NetApp
9 15 (3.80%) Microsoft
10 13 (3.29%) Citrix
11 7 (1.77%) Perforce
12 6 (1.52%) Google
12 6 (1.52%) Zend
13 5 (1.27%) DoubleClick
14 4 (1.01%) Vertica
14 4 (1.01%) Netezza
14 4 (1.01%) Greenplum
14 4 (1.01%) Serena
Chester, Cheshire
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £500 per annum 3 months rolling Possibly higher rate depe
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
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Berkshire
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
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