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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 112 126 113
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Hudson 22 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.04% 2.19% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
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£388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £398 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.03% +20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
364 319 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.30% 11.46% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 178 90
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +25.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £23.13 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 5 August 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 +6 13 £375 -3.22%
Glasgow +2 3 £413 - 1
West Lothian -8 2 £385 +2.66%
Dundee - 2 £450 -
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 33 (89.19%) Jenkins
2 30 (81.08%) Java
2 30 (81.08%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (75.68%) TDD
5 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
6 20 (54.05%) Linux
7 18 (48.65%) SQL
7 18 (48.65%) BDD
8 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
9 16 (43.24%) Cucumber
10 15 (40.54%) Maven
10 15 (40.54%) HTML
11 14 (37.84%) JIRA
12 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
12 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
13 12 (32.43%) Python
14 10 (27.03%) Scrum
14 10 (27.03%) OO
14 10 (27.03%) UNIX
15 9 (24.32%) Degree
15 9 (24.32%) Selenium
15 9 (24.32%) WebDriver
15 9 (24.32%) Open Source
15 9 (24.32%) MongoDB
15 9 (24.32%) CSS
15 9 (24.32%) Pair Programming
16 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
16 8 (21.62%) Kanban
16 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) Drupal
3 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DHCP
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
1 2 (5.41%) SSH
1 2 (5.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) SQLite
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (89.19%) Jenkins
2 16 (43.24%) Cucumber
3 15 (40.54%) Maven
4 14 (37.84%) JIRA
5 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
6 9 (24.32%) WebDriver
6 9 (24.32%) Selenium
7 7 (18.92%) Ant
8 6 (16.22%) Subversion
8 6 (16.22%) Gradle
9 5 (13.51%) Artifactory
10 3 (8.11%) Xcode
10 3 (8.11%) Calabash
10 3 (8.11%) Appium
11 2 (5.41%) Bower
11 2 (5.41%) Trac
12 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
12 1 (2.70%) JUnit
12 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
12 1 (2.70%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (24.32%) Python Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) DBA
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Tester
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) CSS
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) JSON
3 5 (13.51%) jQuery
4 4 (10.81%) RESTful
4 4 (10.81%) REST
4 4 (10.81%) Sass
4 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.11%) JSP
5 3 (8.11%) J2EE
6 2 (5.41%) XML
6 2 (5.41%) Flask
7 1 (2.70%) J2SE
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) Spring
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Statistics
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Animation
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Android
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.11%) Windows
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (75.68%) TDD
4 18 (48.65%) BDD
5 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
6 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
7 10 (27.03%) Scrum
7 10 (27.03%) OO
8 9 (24.32%) Pair Programming
8 9 (24.32%) Open Source
9 8 (21.62%) Kanban
9 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
10 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
11 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (16.22%) Refactoring
11 6 (16.22%) OOD
12 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
12 4 (10.81%) CRM
12 4 (10.81%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.41%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
1 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Remedy
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Opsware
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter