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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hudson (HudsonCI)
UK
Rank 440 459 458
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing Hudson 155 173 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 2.28% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 120 120
Median daily rate £450 £481 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +11.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £374 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -

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
7687 7574 7017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.95% 14.56% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5151 5003 4669
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 205 127
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +38 143 £450 -8.62% 37
London +14 96 £450 -10.00% 21
Yorkshire +22 12 £363 -8.22% 4
Scotland +31 11 £475 +79.24% 1
Glasgow +8 11 £475 +137.50% 1
North West +15 9 £475 +5.55% 1
Croydon - 7 £350 -
South East +14 6 £463 +1.36% 7
South West - 6 £450 -
Cheshire +28 5 £475 +17.28%
West Yorkshire +15 5 £406 +2.84% 3
East Midlands +6 5 - - 2
East of England +2 5 £500 -13.04% 1
Leeds +1 5 £406 +2.84% 3
Manchester +9 4 £350 -36.36% 1
West Midlands +5 4 £290 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £338 -
City of London -11 3 £400 -15.78% 4
Wiltshire - 3 £500 -
Harrogate - 3 £430 -
Coventry - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £575 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £430 -
Surrey +13 2 £463 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £425 -
Swindon - 2 £500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £425 -
Berkshire +19 1 £475 -20.83% 3
Cardiff +13 1 £400 -1.23% 2
South Wales +11 1 £400 -1.23% 2

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 244 (81.06%) Jenkins
2 212 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (48.50%) Continuous Integration
4 139 (46.18%) Java
5 120 (39.87%) Scrum
6 108 (35.88%) Linux
7 107 (35.55%) DevOps
8 103 (34.22%) Git (software)
9 101 (33.55%) TDD
10 87 (28.90%) Maven
11 85 (28.24%) Ansible
12 82 (27.24%) Puppet
13 80 (26.58%) Finance
14 75 (24.92%) XML
14 75 (24.92%) Selenium
15 74 (24.58%) Banking
16 72 (23.92%) Python
17 69 (22.92%) Docker
18 68 (22.59%) Web Services
18 68 (22.59%) SQL
19 67 (22.26%) Opscode Chef
20 66 (21.93%) OO
21 64 (21.26%) .NET
21 64 (21.26%) Spring
22 63 (20.93%) Subversion
22 63 (20.93%) Relational Database
23 60 (19.93%) Ant
24 57 (18.94%) HTML
25 56 (18.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 55 (18.27%) TeamCity

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 19 (6.31%) IIS
2 11 (3.65%) JBoss
3 9 (2.99%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.99%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.33%) Confluence
4 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.99%) Apache
5 6 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.66%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.33%) Moodle
8 3 (1.00%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.66%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.66%) Jetty
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.33%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.33%) nginx
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.66%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.66%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.66%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.98%) GitHub
3 16 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.33%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (1.33%) IaaS
5 4 (1.33%) PaaS
6 3 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.66%) Slack
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.33%) Office 365
8 1 (0.33%) Route 53
8 1 (0.33%) SaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.98%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.33%) AMQP
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.33%) NAS
3 1 (0.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.93%) Relational Database
2 29 (9.63%) SQL Server
3 26 (8.64%) Big Data
3 26 (8.64%) DB2
3 26 (8.64%) Hadoop
4 23 (7.64%) NoSQL
5 21 (6.98%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.32%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.99%) MySQL
7 9 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.66%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.00%) Redis
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.66%) SQLite
12 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.33%) HBase
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 244 (81.06%) Jenkins
2 103 (34.22%) Git (software)
3 87 (28.90%) Maven
4 75 (24.92%) Selenium
5 63 (20.93%) Subversion
6 60 (19.93%) Ant
7 56 (18.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 55 (18.27%) TeamCity
9 54 (17.94%) Gradle
10 53 (17.61%) JIRA
11 45 (14.95%) Cucumber
12 35 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 31 (10.30%) Eclipse
13 31 (10.30%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (8.97%) MSBuild
15 26 (8.64%) JUnit
16 24 (7.97%) WebDriver
17 20 (6.64%) JBehave
18 18 (5.98%) CruiseControl
19 13 (4.32%) JMeter
General
1 80 (26.58%) Finance
2 74 (24.58%) Banking
3 17 (5.65%) Retail
4 13 (4.32%) Marketing
5 8 (2.66%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.99%) Games
6 6 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.33%) Front Office
8 3 (1.00%) Electronics
8 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) iGaming
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (37.54%) Developer
2 61 (20.27%) Java Developer
3 52 (17.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (8.64%) Senior Developer
5 24 (7.97%) Tester
6 20 (6.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (5.98%) Automation Tester
8 17 (5.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 15 (4.98%) Java Engineer
10 14 (4.65%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.65%) Administrator
10 14 (4.65%) DevOps Manager
11 13 (4.32%) AWS DevOps
11 13 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.32%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.32%) Test Automation Engineer
11 13 (4.32%) Test Engineer
12 12 (3.99%) Analyst
12 12 (3.99%) AWS Engineer
12 12 (3.99%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (24.92%) XML
2 68 (22.59%) Web Services
3 64 (21.26%) .NET
3 64 (21.26%) Spring
4 57 (18.94%) HTML
5 49 (16.28%) SOAP
6 48 (15.95%) JSON
7 42 (13.95%) CSS
7 42 (13.95%) RESTful
8 34 (11.30%) REST
9 33 (10.96%) Hibernate
9 33 (10.96%) J2EE
10 24 (7.97%) EJB
11 21 (6.98%) Java EE
12 19 (6.31%) JMS
12 19 (6.31%) XSLT
13 16 (5.32%) HTML5
13 16 (5.32%) Node.js
14 15 (4.98%) JPA
15 13 (4.32%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.98%) Computer Science
2 12 (3.99%) User Experience
3 11 (3.65%) Derivative
4 10 (3.32%) Online Banking
5 9 (2.99%) Fintech
5 9 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.66%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.99%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.99%) iPad
7 6 (1.99%) OTC Derivatives
8 5 (1.66%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.66%) Clustering
8 5 (1.66%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.66%) iPhone
9 3 (1.00%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.00%) Social Media
10 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 108 (35.88%) Linux
2 48 (15.95%) Windows
3 47 (15.61%) Unix
4 26 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (7.97%) CentOS
6 21 (6.98%) Windows Server
7 13 (4.32%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.33%) Android
8 7 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.33%) Debian
9 3 (1.00%) Fedora
10 1 (0.33%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) SUSE
10 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (48.50%) Continuous Integration
3 120 (39.87%) Scrum
4 107 (35.55%) DevOps
5 101 (33.55%) TDD
6 66 (21.93%) OO
7 54 (17.94%) Open Source
8 53 (17.61%) BDD
8 53 (17.61%) Configuration Management
9 40 (13.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 39 (12.96%) Automated Testing
10 39 (12.96%) Microservices
11 33 (10.96%) Domain-Driven Design
12 30 (9.97%) Software Engineering
13 25 (8.31%) High Availability
13 25 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (7.97%) OOA/OOD
15 23 (7.64%) Low Latency
15 23 (7.64%) Waterfall
16 21 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 139 (46.18%) Java
2 72 (23.92%) Python
3 68 (22.59%) SQL
4 41 (13.62%) JavaScript
5 40 (13.29%) PowerShell
5 40 (13.29%) Shell Script
6 37 (12.29%) C#
7 35 (11.63%) Bash Shell
7 35 (11.63%) Perl
8 28 (9.30%) Ruby
9 21 (6.98%) PHP
10 14 (4.65%) VB.NET
11 13 (4.32%) Groovy
12 9 (2.99%) Korn
13 8 (2.66%) Apex Code
13 8 (2.66%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.66%) SOQL
14 7 (2.33%) C
14 7 (2.33%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.99%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (5.98%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.65%) Degree
3 14 (4.65%) DV Cleared
4 12 (3.99%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.66%) ISEB
6 4 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.30%) QA
2 19 (6.31%) MiFID
3 18 (5.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 18 (5.98%) EMIR
4 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 69 (22.92%) Docker
2 8 (2.66%) vSphere
3 4 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.33%) KVM
5 1 (0.33%) vCloud
5 1 (0.33%) Xen
5 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 85 (28.24%) Ansible
2 82 (27.24%) Puppet
3 67 (22.26%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (8.31%) Terraform
5 14 (4.65%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.33%) Nagios
6 7 (2.33%) Rancher
7 5 (1.66%) SCCM
8 4 (1.33%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.00%) logstash
9 3 (1.00%) Salt
10 2 (0.66%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.66%) Graphite
10 2 (0.66%) rkt
10 2 (0.66%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.33%) Icinga
11 1 (0.33%) Kibana
11 1 (0.33%) Mesos
11 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (17.28%) Red Hat
2 45 (14.95%) Oracle
3 28 (9.30%) Perforce
4 14 (4.65%) Google
5 12 (3.99%) SaltStack
6 9 (2.99%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.99%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.66%) VMware
8 7 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (2.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (1.66%) F5
9 5 (1.66%) Facebook
10 4 (1.33%) Arista
10 4 (1.33%) Guidewire
10 4 (1.33%) IBM
11 3 (1.00%) CA
11 3 (1.00%) SAP
11 3 (1.00%) Twitter
12 2 (0.66%) Splunk
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sphere Digital Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £200 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sphere Digital Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago