The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 128 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Hudson 7 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.54% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 3.85% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
434 416 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.22% 14.06% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 273 114
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £432 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 10
Average hourly rate £37.02 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.28 £33.74 £30.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.95 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hudson across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Hudson Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Hudson
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Hudson Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 June 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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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
Bristol -1 7 £375 -11.76% 9
Hudson
England

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (100.00%) Puppet
1 18 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Firewall
3 14 (77.78%) CentOS
4 13 (72.22%) Ubuntu
4 13 (72.22%) Postfix
4 13 (72.22%) nginx
4 13 (72.22%) Samba
4 13 (72.22%) Debian
4 13 (72.22%) Apache
4 13 (72.22%) LAN
4 13 (72.22%) WAN
5 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (61.11%) Perl
5 11 (61.11%) PHP
5 11 (61.11%) Citrix
5 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
5 11 (61.11%) XenServer
5 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
5 11 (61.11%) VMware
5 11 (61.11%) Ruby
6 10 (55.56%) Wiki
6 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 10 (55.56%) ZABBIX
6 10 (55.56%) JIRA

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (72.22%) Apache
1 13 (72.22%) nginx
2 10 (55.56%) Confluence
2 10 (55.56%) MediaWiki
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Route 53
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 10 (55.56%) LDAP
4 6 (33.33%) IPsec
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
4 6 (33.33%) IPv6
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
4 6 (33.33%) BGP
4 6 (33.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
1 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (55.56%) Subversion
2 10 (55.56%) JIRA
2 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (72.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Wiki
2 7 (38.89%) Clustering
3 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) CentOS
3 13 (72.22%) Debian
3 13 (72.22%) Ubuntu
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (38.89%) UNIX
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) Database Theory
4 4 (22.22%) Relational Database Theory
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Perl
1 11 (61.11%) PHP
1 11 (61.11%) Ruby
1 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CCNA
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Samba
1 13 (72.22%) Postfix
2 11 (61.11%) XenServer
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (55.56%) iptables
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (55.56%) ZABBIX
3 10 (55.56%) Salt
4 7 (38.89%) Ansible
5 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Citrix
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft