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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 122 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Hudson 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.041% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.19% 0.41% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £328 £330
% change year-on-year
+22.13% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £47.50
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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
320 244 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.45% 9.95% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 114 116
Average daily rate £375 £353 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £267 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -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
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 29 August 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
Glasgow - 2 - -
Dundee - - - -
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (95.45%) Maven
3 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) XML
4 11 (50.00%) REST
5 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) JUnit
5 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (36.36%) TDD
7 8 (36.36%) Spring
8 7 (31.82%) Ajax
8 7 (31.82%) JSON
8 7 (31.82%) Spring MVC
8 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 7 (31.82%) Web Services
8 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 7 (31.82%) JBoss
8 7 (31.82%) CSS3
8 7 (31.82%) QUnit
8 7 (31.82%) Jasmine
8 7 (31.82%) HTML5
9 6 (27.27%) Confluence
9 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
9 6 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Durandal
9 6 (27.27%) Python
9 6 (27.27%) Selenium

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (27.27%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (13.64%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (95.45%) Maven
3 10 (45.45%) JUnit
4 7 (31.82%) QUnit
4 7 (31.82%) Jasmine
5 6 (27.27%) JIRA
5 6 (27.27%) Selenium
6 5 (22.73%) Ant
6 5 (22.73%) Cobertura
7 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
8 3 (13.64%) Subversion
9 1 (4.55%) JBehave
9 1 (4.55%) Gradle
General
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Build Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Release Manager
3 4 (18.18%) User Experience Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) XML
1 11 (50.00%) REST
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) Spring
4 7 (31.82%) Ajax
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) JSON
4 7 (31.82%) Spring MVC
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
4 7 (31.82%) CSS3
5 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
5 6 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (27.27%) Durandal
6 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 3 (13.64%) JSTL
7 3 (13.64%) OSGi
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) Ext JS
7 3 (13.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Smartphone
2 3 (13.64%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
5 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) BDD
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 4 (18.18%) Release Management
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) DSDM
8 3 (13.64%) OOP
8 3 (13.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
1 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) JBoss
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase