The table below looks at the statistics for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 456 479 416
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -63
Contract jobs citing Hudson 193 159 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% 2.16% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 100 171
Median daily rate £518 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8347 7376 6781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.38% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5750 4877 4311
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 123 156
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Hudson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Hudson Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hudson
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hudson within the UK.

Hudson Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hudson within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Hudson Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hudson
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hudson within the UK.

Hudson Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Hudson
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 164 £518 +8.94% 27
London +38 116 £540 +8.00% 14
Scotland -11 25 £375 -1.63%
South East +3 22 £350 -22.22% 8
City of London +41 19 £600 +14.28% 3
Edinburgh -8 17 £375 -3.22%
South West +16 15 £450 +24.13% 2
Gloucestershire - 9 £435 - 1
Glasgow +9 8 £375 +7.14%
Hampshire +16 7 £400 +10.34% 1
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 1
East of England +14 5 £438 -
Wiltshire +1 5 £600 +71.42%
Gloucester - 5 £450 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £438 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £438 -
Docklands, London +11 3 £650 +5.69%
Yorkshire +5 3 £413 -2.94% 2
Wales +3 3 - -
Surrey -7 3 - - 3
Staines -8 3 - -
North West -23 3 £330 -10.81% 1
West Sussex - 3 £310 -
Corsham - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £413 - 1
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Cardiff +3 2 - -
South Wales 0 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £413 - 1
Andover - 2 £425 -

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hudson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Hudson.

1 342 (93.44%) Jenkins
2 271 (74.04%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (62.02%) Continuous Integration
4 200 (54.64%) Linux
5 199 (54.37%) Java
6 168 (45.90%) DevOps
7 167 (45.63%) Git (software)
8 160 (43.72%) Puppet
9 145 (39.62%) Python
10 134 (36.61%) Maven
11 131 (35.79%) TDD
12 123 (33.61%) JIRA
13 107 (29.23%) Subversion
14 105 (28.69%) Spring
15 100 (27.32%) Opscode Chef
16 98 (26.78%) Scrum
17 97 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
18 94 (25.68%) Docker
19 89 (24.32%) SQL
20 87 (23.77%) MongoDB
21 85 (23.22%) JavaScript
22 84 (22.95%) BDD
23 83 (22.68%) Ruby
24 81 (22.13%) HTML
24 81 (22.13%) Apache
25 80 (21.86%) Configuration Management
26 78 (21.31%) REST
27 75 (20.49%) Tomcat
28 74 (20.22%) Ant
29 72 (19.67%) Perl

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (22.13%) Apache
2 75 (20.49%) Tomcat
3 42 (11.48%) nginx
4 38 (10.38%) Confluence
5 32 (8.74%) Jetty
6 24 (6.56%) JBoss
6 24 (6.56%) OpenStack
7 21 (5.74%) IIS
8 15 (4.10%) Apache Spark
9 14 (3.83%) GeoServer
10 12 (3.28%) WebLogic
11 10 (2.73%) FileNet
11 10 (2.73%) LiveCycle
12 9 (2.46%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.91%) Mule
13 7 (1.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (1.37%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.37%) CMS
15 4 (1.09%) MediaWiki
15 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.91%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 97 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (3.83%) GitHub
5 7 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.91%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.91%) Route 53
6 6 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.55%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.55%) Force.com
8 2 (0.55%) IaaS
8 2 (0.55%) PaaS
8 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.93%) HTTP
2 34 (9.29%) Internet
3 19 (5.19%) DNS
4 13 (3.55%) LDAP
5 9 (2.46%) Firewall
6 5 (1.37%) BGP
6 5 (1.37%) EIGRP
6 5 (1.37%) OSPF
6 5 (1.37%) SSL
6 5 (1.37%) VPN
6 5 (1.37%) WAN
7 4 (1.09%) IPsec
7 4 (1.09%) IPv6
7 4 (1.09%) LAN
7 4 (1.09%) Network Security
7 4 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.55%) Broadband
8 2 (0.55%) LTE
8 2 (0.55%) SSH
8 2 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (23.77%) MongoDB
2 67 (18.31%) NoSQL
3 33 (9.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 31 (8.47%) Relational Database
4 31 (8.47%) SQL Server
5 30 (8.20%) Big Data
6 25 (6.83%) RDBMS
7 24 (6.56%) Hadoop
8 17 (4.64%) Azure SQL Database
8 17 (4.64%) MySQL
9 15 (4.10%) Oracle Database
9 15 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.19%) GIS
12 7 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.91%) QGIS
12 7 (1.91%) Redis
12 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.64%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 342 (93.44%) Jenkins
2 167 (45.63%) Git (software)
3 134 (36.61%) Maven
4 123 (33.61%) JIRA
5 107 (29.23%) Subversion
6 74 (20.22%) Ant
7 72 (19.67%) Cucumber
8 56 (15.30%) Gradle
9 52 (14.21%) Selenium
10 41 (11.20%) TeamCity
11 38 (10.38%) JUnit
12 27 (7.38%) Eclipse
13 25 (6.83%) WebDriver
14 22 (6.01%) SoapUI
15 19 (5.19%) JMeter
16 17 (4.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (4.37%) Bower
18 15 (4.10%) Artifactory
19 13 (3.55%) jMock
19 13 (3.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (9.84%) Finance
2 27 (7.38%) Banking
3 14 (3.83%) Publishing
4 13 (3.55%) Retail
5 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.82%) Front Office
6 3 (0.82%) Law
6 3 (0.82%) Marketing
6 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.55%) Avionics
7 2 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 151 (41.26%) Developer
2 114 (31.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 89 (24.32%) Java Developer
4 36 (9.84%) Scala Developer
5 26 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 25 (6.83%) AWS Engineer
7 24 (6.56%) AWS DevOps
8 20 (5.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (5.19%) Cloud Engineer
9 19 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
10 18 (4.92%) Azure DevOps
10 18 (4.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 17 (4.64%) Architect
11 17 (4.64%) Azure Engineer
11 17 (4.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 16 (4.37%) Lead DevOps
13 15 (4.10%) Java Scala Developer
13 15 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
14 14 (3.83%) Analyst
15 12 (3.28%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (28.69%) Spring
2 81 (22.13%) HTML
3 78 (21.31%) REST
4 67 (18.31%) Web Services
5 62 (16.94%) Hibernate
6 57 (15.57%) XML
7 56 (15.30%) RESTful
8 51 (13.93%) Node.js
9 49 (13.39%) CSS
10 44 (12.02%) AngularJS
11 40 (10.93%) jQuery
12 39 (10.66%) spray
13 36 (9.84%) Akka
13 36 (9.84%) Java EE
14 35 (9.56%) Play Framework
15 34 (9.29%) JAX-RS
16 28 (7.65%) JSON
17 26 (7.10%) ELK Stack
18 25 (6.83%) SOAP
19 24 (6.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.28%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.01%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.46%) Replication
6 8 (2.19%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.64%) Clustering
7 6 (1.64%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.37%) Blog
9 4 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.09%) W3C
9 4 (1.09%) Wiki
10 3 (0.82%) IPTV
10 3 (0.82%) NHS
10 3 (0.82%) User Experience
11 2 (0.55%) Derivative
11 2 (0.55%) Fintech
11 2 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 200 (54.64%) Linux
2 42 (11.48%) Unix
3 40 (10.93%) Windows
4 29 (7.92%) Ubuntu
5 21 (5.74%) CentOS
6 17 (4.64%) VMS
7 16 (4.37%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.64%) AIX
8 6 (1.64%) Debian
8 6 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.09%) HPUX
10 4 (1.09%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.82%) Solaris
12 2 (0.55%) Android
12 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (74.04%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (62.02%) Continuous Integration
3 168 (45.90%) DevOps
4 131 (35.79%) TDD
5 98 (26.78%) Scrum
6 84 (22.95%) BDD
7 80 (21.86%) Configuration Management
8 58 (15.85%) OO
9 50 (13.66%) High Availability
10 45 (12.30%) Continuous Delivery
11 43 (11.75%) Microservices
12 42 (11.48%) Pair Programming
13 41 (11.20%) Open Source
14 37 (10.11%) Unit Testing
15 36 (9.84%) Multithreading
15 36 (9.84%) SOA
16 32 (8.74%) Kanban
17 31 (8.47%) Release Management
18 27 (7.38%) Software Engineering
19 26 (7.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 199 (54.37%) Java
2 145 (39.62%) Python
3 89 (24.32%) SQL
4 85 (23.22%) JavaScript
5 83 (22.68%) Ruby
6 72 (19.67%) Perl
7 52 (14.21%) Bash Shell
8 47 (12.84%) Scala
9 40 (10.93%) PL/SQL
10 27 (7.38%) PowerShell
11 26 (7.10%) Groovy
12 25 (6.83%) Shell Script
13 23 (6.28%) PHP
14 17 (4.64%) CoffeeScript
15 15 (4.10%) C#
15 15 (4.10%) T-SQL
16 11 (3.01%) Apex Code
16 11 (3.01%) C++
17 10 (2.73%) C
18 9 (2.46%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 35 (9.56%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.74%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.92%) Degree
4 14 (3.83%) DV Cleared
5 13 (3.55%) ISEB
5 13 (3.55%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.46%) AWS Certification
7 6 (1.64%) BC Cleared
7 6 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.64%) MCSE
7 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.09%) CCNA
9 2 (0.55%) CCIE
9 2 (0.55%) CCNP
9 2 (0.55%) CCSP
9 2 (0.55%) CISSP
9 2 (0.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.27%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.29%) QA
2 12 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.91%) COBIT
3 7 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.64%) HL7
5 2 (0.55%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.55%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (25.68%) Docker
2 27 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.74%) Active Directory
4 16 (4.37%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.91%) GeoWebCache
5 7 (1.91%) vSphere
5 7 (1.91%) Xen
6 5 (1.37%) vCloud
7 4 (1.09%) iptables
7 4 (1.09%) Postfix
7 4 (1.09%) Samba
7 4 (1.09%) XenServer
8 3 (0.82%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.82%) HDFS
9 2 (0.55%) pfSense
9 2 (0.55%) Squid
9 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.55%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 160 (43.72%) Puppet
2 100 (27.32%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (18.31%) Ansible
4 20 (5.46%) Nagios
5 17 (4.64%) SCCM
5 17 (4.64%) SCOM
6 14 (3.83%) Salt
7 13 (3.55%) logstash
8 12 (3.28%) ZABBIX
9 9 (2.46%) Capistrano
9 9 (2.46%) Icinga
10 7 (1.91%) FreeIPA
10 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (1.91%) SELinux
10 7 (1.91%) Terraform
11 5 (1.37%) CFEngine
12 4 (1.09%) Graphite
12 4 (1.09%) Kibana
12 4 (1.09%) Kubernetes
12 4 (1.09%) Opsview
Vendors
1 65 (17.76%) Oracle
2 58 (15.85%) VMware
3 47 (12.84%) Splunk
4 35 (9.56%) Microsoft
5 33 (9.02%) Red Hat
6 20 (5.46%) Atlassian
7 16 (4.37%) Dell
8 13 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (3.28%) Rally
10 11 (3.01%) Citrix
11 10 (2.73%) Adobe
11 10 (2.73%) ILOG
12 9 (2.46%) TIBCO
13 8 (2.19%) IBM
14 7 (1.91%) Kofax
15 6 (1.64%) AppDynamics
15 6 (1.64%) Google
16 5 (1.37%) MuleSoft
17 4 (1.09%) CA
17 4 (1.09%) Zend