The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 243 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Contract jobs citing Hudson 14 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.17% 2.03% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 8
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£444 £431 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +22.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £58.40 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +25.59%
Hudson
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1200 885 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.10% 10.38% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 498 496
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 58
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.22 £15.74 £29.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hampshire -20 6 £375 -11.76% 1
Surrey -4 5 £525 +44.82% 2
Berkshire +2 3 £381 -12.85%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Hudson
England

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (45.45%) Subversion
5 13 (39.39%) jQuery
5 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) Selenium
6 11 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 10 (30.30%) REST
8 9 (27.27%) BDD
8 9 (27.27%) OO
8 9 (27.27%) C#
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle
8 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
9 8 (24.24%) XML
9 8 (24.24%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
10 7 (21.21%) SOAP
10 7 (21.21%) JUnit
10 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) JIRA
11 6 (18.18%) Mercurial
11 6 (18.18%) Maven
11 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
11 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Asterisk PBX
1 5 (15.15%) PBX
1 5 (15.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 15 (45.45%) Subversion
3 11 (33.33%) Selenium
4 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 7 (21.21%) JUnit
5 7 (21.21%) JIRA
6 6 (18.18%) Mercurial
6 6 (18.18%) Maven
6 6 (18.18%) Ant
6 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
7 5 (15.15%) MSBuild
7 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
8 4 (12.12%) CruiseControl
8 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
8 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
9 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
9 3 (9.09%) NUnit
9 3 (9.09%) FitNesse
9 3 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Build Manager
3 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) jQuery
2 10 (30.30%) REST
3 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 8 (24.24%) CSS
3 8 (24.24%) XML
4 7 (21.21%) SOAP
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
5 5 (15.15%) Spring
6 4 (12.12%) Zend Framework
6 4 (12.12%) Ajax
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
7 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (9.09%) Struts
7 3 (9.09%) XSD
7 3 (9.09%) XSLT
7 3 (9.09%) J2EE
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
5 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (51.52%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (27.27%) BDD
3 9 (27.27%) OO
4 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Usability Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) User Stories
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) OOP
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
8 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) Python
5 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 6 (18.18%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.15%) PHP
7 4 (12.12%) C
7 4 (12.12%) C++
8 2 (6.06%) Perl
8 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
9 1 (3.03%) Ruby
9 1 (3.03%) Groovy
9 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Zend
3 2 (6.06%) Green Hills
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian