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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 462 484 404
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -80
Contract jobs citing Hudson 187 156 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 2.17% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 105 155
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 - £42.50

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
8269 7195 6939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.87% 12.89% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5636 4597 4436
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 147 137
Median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.19 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +6 155 £500 +19.40% 36
London +12 110 £518 +21.76% 21
South East +17 27 £413 -8.33% 2
Scotland -11 20 £400 - 1
Edinburgh -4 16 £425 +6.25% 1
City of London +26 13 £440 +6.66% 4
Wales -1 10 £473 +42.10%
South Wales -5 9 £473 +42.10%
Cardiff -10 9 £473 -
West Yorkshire +17 7 £383 +5.51% 1
Yorkshire +7 7 £383 -1.29% 1
Surrey 0 7 £550 -
Leeds 0 7 £383 +5.51%
Staines - 7 £550 -
North West -15 6 £550 +46.66% 2
East Sussex - 6 £356 -
Berkshire +9 5 £425 +12.28%
Manchester -5 5 £550 +83.33% 2
Glasgow +3 4 £388 -13.88%
Hampshire +2 4 £400 +10.34%
Reading 0 4 £425 -
Westminster - 4 £440 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £319 -
East of England +4 3 £438 +52.17% 3
Cambridge - 3 £438 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £438 - 2
South West -10 2 £475 +8.57% 1
Gatwick - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +13 1 - - 1
Slough +11 1 £500 +62.86%

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 327 (91.85%) Jenkins
2 266 (74.72%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (57.30%) Continuous Integration
4 199 (55.90%) Java
5 179 (50.28%) Linux
6 173 (48.60%) Git (software)
7 164 (46.07%) DevOps
8 142 (39.89%) Puppet
9 138 (38.76%) Maven
10 128 (35.96%) Subversion
11 127 (35.67%) Python
12 124 (34.83%) JIRA
13 116 (32.58%) TDD
14 97 (27.25%) Amazon AWS
15 93 (26.12%) Tomcat
16 92 (25.84%) MongoDB
17 91 (25.56%) Spring
18 90 (25.28%) Scrum
18 90 (25.28%) Configuration Management
19 89 (25.00%) JavaScript
19 89 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
20 87 (24.44%) Apache
21 84 (23.60%) Docker
22 76 (21.35%) SQL
22 76 (21.35%) Ant
23 75 (21.07%) BDD
24 74 (20.79%) Web Services
25 70 (19.66%) HTML
25 70 (19.66%) Ruby
26 66 (18.54%) OO

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 93 (26.12%) Tomcat
2 87 (24.44%) Apache
3 48 (13.48%) nginx
4 44 (12.36%) Node.js
5 41 (11.52%) Jetty
6 29 (8.15%) Confluence
7 28 (7.87%) OpenStack
8 26 (7.30%) JBoss
9 16 (4.49%) IIS
10 14 (3.93%) WebSphere
11 12 (3.37%) WebLogic
12 10 (2.81%) FileNet
12 10 (2.81%) LiveCycle
13 8 (2.25%) Apache Spark
13 8 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (1.97%) CMS
14 7 (1.97%) GeoServer
14 7 (1.97%) Mule
15 6 (1.69%) GlassFish
15 6 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 11 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.97%) Gliffy
3 5 (1.40%) HipChat
4 2 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 97 (27.25%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (2.25%) GitHub
5 6 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.40%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.40%) Route 53
7 4 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.28%) Force.com
9 1 (0.28%) Office 365
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (15.45%) HTTP
2 43 (12.08%) Internet
3 27 (7.58%) DNS
4 13 (3.65%) Firewall
5 12 (3.37%) SSL
6 11 (3.09%) LDAP
7 10 (2.81%) TCP/IP
8 9 (2.53%) VPN
9 8 (2.25%) LAN
10 7 (1.97%) SAN
10 7 (1.97%) SSH
11 5 (1.40%) NAS
11 5 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.12%) BGP
12 4 (1.12%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.12%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.12%) OSPF
12 4 (1.12%) WAN
13 3 (0.84%) Wireless
14 2 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (25.84%) MongoDB
2 46 (12.92%) NoSQL
3 30 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (7.58%) MySQL
6 25 (7.02%) Big Data
7 23 (6.46%) RDBMS
8 22 (6.18%) Azure SQL Database
8 22 (6.18%) SQL Server
9 18 (5.06%) Hadoop
9 18 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (3.93%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (2.53%) Redis
13 7 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.69%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.84%) OLAP
17 2 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 327 (91.85%) Jenkins
2 173 (48.60%) Git (software)
3 138 (38.76%) Maven
4 128 (35.96%) Subversion
5 124 (34.83%) JIRA
6 76 (21.35%) Ant
7 63 (17.70%) Cucumber
8 49 (13.76%) Selenium
9 47 (13.20%) Gradle
10 37 (10.39%) Eclipse
11 36 (10.11%) JUnit
12 29 (8.15%) TeamCity
13 23 (6.46%) WebDriver
14 17 (4.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (4.78%) SoapUI
15 15 (4.21%) Artifactory
15 15 (4.21%) IntelliJ
16 13 (3.65%) JMeter
17 12 (3.37%) Oracle APEX
17 12 (3.37%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (10.67%) Finance
2 21 (5.90%) Banking
3 11 (3.09%) Retail
4 9 (2.53%) Publishing
4 9 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.97%) Front Office
6 5 (1.40%) Billing
7 4 (1.12%) Games
8 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.84%) Law
8 3 (0.84%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.56%) Avionics
9 2 (0.56%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (43.26%) Developer
2 119 (33.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 91 (25.56%) Java Developer
4 32 (8.99%) Scala Developer
5 29 (8.15%) Senior Developer
6 23 (6.46%) AWS Engineer
7 21 (5.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (5.62%) Azure Engineer
9 17 (4.78%) Java Scala Developer
10 15 (4.21%) Cloud Engineer
10 15 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (4.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 14 (3.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 13 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (3.37%) Architect
14 11 (3.09%) Analyst
14 11 (3.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 11 (3.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
15 7 (1.97%) Big Data Developer
15 7 (1.97%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (25.56%) Spring
2 74 (20.79%) Web Services
3 70 (19.66%) HTML
4 63 (17.70%) REST
4 63 (17.70%) RESTful
5 60 (16.85%) XML
6 51 (14.33%) Hibernate
7 42 (11.80%) AngularJS
8 41 (11.52%) CSS
9 40 (11.24%) ELK Stack
10 36 (10.11%) jQuery
11 35 (9.83%) SOAP
12 28 (7.87%) J2EE
12 28 (7.87%) Play Framework
12 28 (7.87%) spray
13 27 (7.58%) Akka
13 27 (7.58%) JSON
14 26 (7.30%) HTML5
15 24 (6.74%) JAX-RS
16 23 (6.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.30%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.46%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.81%) W3C
6 9 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.53%) Replication
7 8 (2.25%) Clustering
7 8 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.97%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.97%) Derivative
9 6 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.69%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.69%) Semantic Web
10 5 (1.40%) Blog
11 4 (1.12%) Fintech
11 4 (1.12%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 179 (50.28%) Linux
2 52 (14.61%) Unix
3 33 (9.27%) Windows
4 23 (6.46%) CentOS
5 22 (6.18%) VMS
6 18 (5.06%) Ubuntu
7 12 (3.37%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.97%) Android
8 7 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.40%) AIX
10 5 (1.40%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.84%) Debian
11 3 (0.84%) HPUX
11 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (0.84%) Solaris
11 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (74.72%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (57.30%) Continuous Integration
3 164 (46.07%) DevOps
4 116 (32.58%) TDD
5 90 (25.28%) Configuration Management
5 90 (25.28%) Scrum
6 75 (21.07%) BDD
7 66 (18.54%) OO
8 41 (11.52%) High Availability
9 39 (10.96%) SOA
10 38 (10.67%) Open Source
11 37 (10.39%) Pair Programming
12 36 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 36 (10.11%) Software Engineering
13 35 (9.83%) Microservices
14 34 (9.55%) Kanban
14 34 (9.55%) Unit Testing
15 33 (9.27%) Migration
16 32 (8.99%) Multithreading
17 30 (8.43%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 199 (55.90%) Java
2 127 (35.67%) Python
3 89 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 76 (21.35%) SQL
5 70 (19.66%) Ruby
6 47 (13.20%) Perl
7 37 (10.39%) Bash Shell
8 34 (9.55%) Scala
9 28 (7.87%) PowerShell
10 23 (6.46%) PHP
10 23 (6.46%) PL/SQL
11 18 (5.06%) Groovy
12 17 (4.78%) Shell Script
13 14 (3.93%) T-SQL
14 12 (3.37%) Apex Code
15 11 (3.09%) C#
15 11 (3.09%) SOQL
16 7 (1.97%) CoffeeScript
17 6 (1.69%) C
17 6 (1.69%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 22 (6.18%) Degree
2 18 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.81%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.25%) ISEB
6 7 (1.97%) MCSE
6 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.69%) BC Cleared
8 5 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.40%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.56%) CCIE
10 2 (0.56%) CCNA
10 2 (0.56%) CCNP
10 2 (0.56%) CCSP
10 2 (0.56%) CISSP
10 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.15%) QA
2 10 (2.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.97%) COBIT
3 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.56%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.28%) SDET
5 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (23.60%) Docker
2 30 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (6.46%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.97%) vSphere
6 6 (1.69%) vCloud
7 5 (1.40%) oVirt
7 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.12%) HDFS
9 3 (0.84%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.56%) iptables
10 2 (0.56%) pfSense
10 2 (0.56%) Postfix
10 2 (0.56%) Samba
10 2 (0.56%) Squid
10 2 (0.56%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 142 (39.89%) Puppet
2 89 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (14.04%) Ansible
4 22 (6.18%) Nagios
4 22 (6.18%) SCCM
4 22 (6.18%) SCOM
5 19 (5.34%) logstash
5 19 (5.34%) Salt
6 13 (3.65%) Capistrano
6 13 (3.65%) Icinga
7 12 (3.37%) ZABBIX
8 10 (2.81%) Kibana
9 9 (2.53%) Opsview
10 7 (1.97%) FreeIPA
10 7 (1.97%) SELinux
11 5 (1.40%) Graphite
12 3 (0.84%) Cacti
12 3 (0.84%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.84%) yum
Vendors
1 54 (15.17%) Splunk
2 49 (13.76%) VMware
3 48 (13.48%) Oracle
4 32 (8.99%) Microsoft
5 26 (7.30%) Red Hat
6 24 (6.74%) Dell
7 13 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.09%) TIBCO
9 10 (2.81%) Adobe
9 10 (2.81%) Atlassian
9 10 (2.81%) ILOG
10 8 (2.25%) Cisco
11 7 (1.97%) Kofax
11 7 (1.97%) Perforce
11 7 (1.97%) Rally
12 6 (1.69%) Google
12 6 (1.69%) IBM
12 6 (1.69%) Zend
13 5 (1.40%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.40%) MuleSoft
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £535.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £535 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Jenkins Jacob
Rate: £350 per day Immediate Start!
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - 600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago