The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 92 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hudson 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% - 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.59% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
167 124 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.15% 8.97% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 71 47
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.49 £112.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.02% -66.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hudson across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hudson across the Manchester region.

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (42.86%) RESTful
5 6 (42.86%) Maven
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) XSLT
6 5 (35.71%) Apache
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) QA
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
7 4 (28.57%) Symfony
7 4 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (28.57%) System Testing
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
7 4 (28.57%) LAMP
8 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (7.14%) Route 53
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Maven
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (14.29%) Trac
6 1 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (7.14%) QUnit
6 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
6 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) RESTful
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) XSLT
4 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
5 4 (28.57%) Symfony
5 4 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) LAMP
6 3 (21.43%) Saxon XSLT
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) RSS
7 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
7 1 (7.14%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 2 (14.29%) W3C
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) System Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 3 (21.43%) OOP
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
9 1 (7.14%) DevOps
9 1 (7.14%) Auto-Scaling
9 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 1 (7.14%) OO
9 1 (7.14%) SOA
9 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) XQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Scala
7 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat