The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 113 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Hudson 16 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.42% 5.82% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 2
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£400 £463 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +20.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £403 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £388 £346
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +12.15%
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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
295 275 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.13% 10.87% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 165 154
Average daily rate £388 £379 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -12.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.00 £30.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £42.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hudson across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Hudson Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh -2 10 £400 -15.78%
Glasgow -1 6 £450 -
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (95.45%) Jenkins
2 20 (90.91%) Java
3 19 (86.36%) SQL
4 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (81.82%) BDD
5 17 (77.27%) Maven
6 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (68.18%) TDD
7 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
8 14 (63.64%) HTML
8 14 (63.64%) Selenium
8 14 (63.64%) WebDriver
8 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
9 13 (59.09%) JIRA
10 11 (50.00%) Ant
10 11 (50.00%) Linux
11 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
12 8 (36.36%) UNIX
12 8 (36.36%) CSS
12 8 (36.36%) Gradle
12 8 (36.36%) Artifactory
13 7 (31.82%) Web Services
13 7 (31.82%) OOD
13 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
13 7 (31.82%) JSON
14 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
14 6 (27.27%) Open Source
14 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
14 6 (27.27%) Android

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) Route 53
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) SQLite
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 21 (95.45%) Jenkins
2 17 (77.27%) Maven
3 14 (63.64%) Selenium
3 14 (63.64%) WebDriver
4 13 (59.09%) JIRA
5 11 (50.00%) Ant
6 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
7 8 (36.36%) Gradle
7 8 (36.36%) Artifactory
8 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 4 (18.18%) Calabash
9 4 (18.18%) Appium
10 3 (13.64%) Xcode
11 2 (9.09%) Subversion
12 1 (4.55%) JUnit
12 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
12 1 (4.55%) JDeveloper
12 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
12 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
4 9 (40.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SOA Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) JSON
4 5 (22.73%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) JSP
5 4 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) J2SE
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Animation
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) UNIX
3 6 (27.27%) Android
4 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (81.82%) BDD
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) TDD
4 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
5 7 (31.82%) OOD
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 5 (22.73%) Kanban
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
8 4 (18.18%) Android Development
8 4 (18.18%) DevOps
9 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
9 3 (13.64%) ATDD
9 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter