The first table below looks at the demand for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 North West 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 131 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Hudson 1 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.033% 0.37% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 3.13% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 10
Average daily rate
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- £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.97% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
296 320 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.79% 11.81% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 166 181
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £33.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Hudson
England

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Hudson
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hudson across the North West region.

Hudson Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the North West 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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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
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Hudson
England

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 30 (100.00%) Puppet
1 30 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 29 (96.67%) Amazon ELB
2 29 (96.67%) Route 53
2 29 (96.67%) Amazon EC2
2 29 (96.67%) Amazon S3
2 29 (96.67%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (96.67%) Vagrant
2 29 (96.67%) DevOps
2 29 (96.67%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (93.33%) Red Hat
3 28 (93.33%) CentOS
4 26 (86.67%) RightScale
5 24 (80.00%) Open Source
6 23 (76.67%) Maven
6 23 (76.67%) DNS
6 23 (76.67%) DHCP
6 23 (76.67%) Configuration Management
6 23 (76.67%) Firewall
7 20 (66.67%) QA
8 17 (56.67%) SaaS
8 17 (56.67%) PaaS
9 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 8 (26.67%) Java
9 8 (26.67%) Linux
10 7 (23.33%) Apache
10 7 (23.33%) JUnit
10 7 (23.33%) Servlets
10 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (23.33%) HTTP

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (23.33%) Jetty
2 7 (23.33%) nginx
2 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 29 (96.67%) Amazon EC2
1 29 (96.67%) Amazon S3
1 29 (96.67%) Amazon AWS
1 29 (96.67%) Route 53
1 29 (96.67%) Amazon ELB
2 17 (56.67%) SaaS
2 17 (56.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) DHCP
1 23 (76.67%) DNS
1 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) HTTP
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (23.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (76.67%) Maven
3 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (23.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Architect
2 1 (3.33%) Developer
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (3.33%) Administrator
2 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Architect
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) CentOS
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Continuous Integration
1 29 (96.67%) DevOps
2 23 (76.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
3 7 (23.33%) JVM Tuning
4 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 30 (100.00%) Puppet
2 29 (96.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Red Hat
2 26 (86.67%) RightScale
3 1 (3.33%) Mercator
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