The first table below looks at the demand for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 230 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Contract jobs citing Hudson 20 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.81% 2.49% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 15
Average daily rate £320 £334 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% -9.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £278 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £374 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £354 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1108 964 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.44% 11.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 526 550
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 62
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £15.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Hudson
England

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hudson across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Hudson Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Hudson
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hudson Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -2 8 £365 +9.36%
Berkshire - 5 £369 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £300 -
Surrey -12 2 £269 -12.24% 1
Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Hudson
England

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (79.07%) Jenkins
2 31 (72.09%) Windows
3 29 (67.44%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (62.79%) SQL
5 26 (60.47%) Subversion
6 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
7 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
7 22 (51.16%) jQuery
8 19 (44.19%) TDD
8 19 (44.19%) HTML
8 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
8 19 (44.19%) XML
9 17 (39.53%) C#
10 16 (37.21%) .NET
10 16 (37.21%) Scrum
11 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
12 14 (32.56%) Linux
13 13 (30.23%) MS Office
13 13 (30.23%) NUnit
13 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (25.58%) LINQ
14 11 (25.58%) SpecFlow
14 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio Team System
14 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
14 11 (25.58%) Oracle
14 11 (25.58%) WinForms
15 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
16 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
16 9 (20.93%) CSS

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (11.63%) Apache
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) DNS
2 4 (9.30%) SSH
3 2 (4.65%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.33%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) PBX
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) MySQL
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (4.65%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.33%) Big Data
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (79.07%) Jenkins
2 26 (60.47%) Subversion
3 13 (30.23%) NUnit
4 11 (25.58%) SpecFlow
4 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio Team System
4 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
5 8 (18.60%) Ant
5 8 (18.60%) Selenium
6 5 (11.63%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (11.63%) Maven
6 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (9.30%) JUnit
7 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
7 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
7 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.30%) RSpec
8 3 (6.98%) CruiseControl
8 3 (6.98%) JIRA
8 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
8 3 (6.98%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Military
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Electronics
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# Programmer
5 7 (16.28%) .NET Programmer
5 7 (16.28%) Software Programmer
5 7 (16.28%) Programmer
5 7 (16.28%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Release Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Build Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.65%) ActionScript Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Build and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) jQuery
2 19 (44.19%) HTML
2 19 (44.19%) XML
3 16 (37.21%) .NET
4 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
5 11 (25.58%) LINQ
5 11 (25.58%) WinForms
6 9 (20.93%) CSS
7 8 (18.60%) Web Services
7 8 (18.60%) Ajax
8 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.63%) REST
9 5 (11.63%) SOAP
10 2 (4.65%) EJB
10 2 (4.65%) XSD
10 2 (4.65%) XSLT
10 2 (4.65%) Flash
10 2 (4.65%) WSDL
10 2 (4.65%) Robotlegs
10 2 (4.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Wiki
2 1 (2.33%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.33%) CentOS
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX
7 1 (2.33%) AIX
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (44.19%) TDD
3 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
6 8 (18.60%) ITIL
7 7 (16.28%) Web Development
7 7 (16.28%) Release Management
7 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.95%) System Testing
9 5 (11.63%) BDD
10 4 (9.30%) MVC
10 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
11 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
11 3 (6.98%) Project Management
11 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.98%) OOP
12 2 (4.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 17 (39.53%) C#
4 9 (20.93%) Java
4 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
5 8 (18.60%) C
6 7 (16.28%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) Perl
7 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
8 4 (9.30%) Python
9 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.98%) C++
10 2 (4.65%) PHP
10 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.65%) ActionScript
10 2 (4.65%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (2.33%) Korn
11 1 (2.33%) C-shell
11 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
2 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) WMI
3 1 (2.33%) YUM
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 8 (18.60%) VMware
4 5 (11.63%) Serena
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe
5 2 (4.65%) Sun
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Green Hills
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Zend
6 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) BEA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Vignette
6 1 (2.33%) SAP