The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 55 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Hudson 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.70% 0.85% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.30% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £328 £330
% change year-on-year
+18.32% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £47.50
Hudson
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.20% 11.09% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 35 31
Average daily rate £325 £300 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £398 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £11.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.40%
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 South Wales

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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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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
Cardiff -1 4 £325 +13.04%
Hudson
Wales

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) XPath
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) JBehave
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Trac
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (40.00%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) QUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Test Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) XPath
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) XQuery
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) HP