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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 480 469 416
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -53
Contract jobs citing Hudson 181 176 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.10% 2.33% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 106 174
Median daily rate £518 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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
8613 7568 6874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.94% 13.29% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5888 4986 4410
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 127 146
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +34 162 £525 +8.24% 41
London +29 110 £540 +8.00% 21
South West +13 18 £450 +14.28% 2
Scotland -6 18 £375 -1.63%
South East -1 16 £350 -22.22% 7
City of London +51 15 £600 +14.28% 1
Edinburgh -7 13 £375 -
Gloucestershire +7 10 £435 -0.57%
North West +1 10 £428 +35.71% 2
Manchester -4 7 £428 -38.92% 1
Gloucester +6 6 £450 +2.85%
Glasgow +4 5 £375 -9.09%
Wiltshire -1 5 £600 +71.42% 2
East Sussex - 5 £350 - 3
Yorkshire -6 4 £475 +5.55% 5
West Sussex - 4 £310 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £475 - 3
Hampshire +2 3 £388 +4.72%
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Leeds - 3 £475 - 2
Corsham - 3 - -
Salford - 3 £428 -
East of England - 3 £469 -
Docklands, London +13 2 £650 +5.69%
Staines -7 2 - -
Surrey -9 2 - - 2
Chester -10 2 £438 +18.24% 1
Cheshire -12 2 £438 +48.30% 1
Andover - 2 £425 -
Cambridge - 2 £469 -

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 322 (90.70%) Jenkins
2 253 (71.27%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (63.10%) Continuous Integration
4 190 (53.52%) Linux
5 169 (47.61%) Java
6 166 (46.76%) Git (software)
7 161 (45.35%) Puppet
8 155 (43.66%) DevOps
9 135 (38.03%) Python
10 128 (36.06%) TDD
11 126 (35.49%) JIRA
12 118 (33.24%) Maven
13 100 (28.17%) Subversion
14 98 (27.61%) Spring
15 95 (26.76%) Scrum
16 94 (26.48%) Opscode Chef
17 89 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
18 86 (24.23%) BDD
19 85 (23.94%) SQL
20 83 (23.38%) Configuration Management
21 81 (22.82%) Docker
22 76 (21.41%) JavaScript
22 76 (21.41%) MongoDB
23 75 (21.13%) Ruby
24 74 (20.85%) Apache
25 73 (20.56%) HTML
25 73 (20.56%) Ant
26 70 (19.72%) REST
27 66 (18.59%) Perl
27 66 (18.59%) Tomcat

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 74 (20.85%) Apache
2 66 (18.59%) Tomcat
3 42 (11.83%) Confluence
4 36 (10.14%) nginx
5 27 (7.61%) Jetty
6 26 (7.32%) JBoss
7 23 (6.48%) IIS
8 19 (5.35%) OpenStack
9 15 (4.23%) Apache Spark
10 14 (3.94%) GeoServer
11 12 (3.38%) WebLogic
12 10 (2.82%) FileNet
12 10 (2.82%) LiveCycle
13 7 (1.97%) Mule
13 7 (1.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (1.41%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.41%) CMS
14 5 (1.41%) MediaWiki
14 5 (1.41%) WebSphere
15 4 (1.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.97%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 89 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.23%) GitHub
4 14 (3.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.13%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.13%) Route 53
6 4 (1.13%) SaaS
7 3 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.56%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.56%) Force.com
8 2 (0.56%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) PaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (13.24%) HTTP
2 30 (8.45%) Internet
3 13 (3.66%) DNS
3 13 (3.66%) LDAP
4 7 (1.97%) Firewall
5 6 (1.69%) SSL
5 6 (1.69%) VPN
6 5 (1.41%) BGP
6 5 (1.41%) EIGRP
6 5 (1.41%) OSPF
6 5 (1.41%) WAN
7 4 (1.13%) IPsec
7 4 (1.13%) IPv6
7 4 (1.13%) LAN
7 4 (1.13%) Network Security
7 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.56%) Broadband
8 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.56%) LTE
8 2 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.41%) MongoDB
2 62 (17.46%) NoSQL
3 31 (8.73%) SQL Server
4 25 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (7.04%) Big Data
4 25 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 24 (6.76%) Hadoop
6 20 (5.63%) MySQL
7 19 (5.35%) RDBMS
8 15 (4.23%) Oracle Database
9 14 (3.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.25%) GIS
12 7 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.97%) QGIS
12 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.13%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 322 (90.70%) Jenkins
2 166 (46.76%) Git (software)
3 126 (35.49%) JIRA
4 118 (33.24%) Maven
5 100 (28.17%) Subversion
6 73 (20.56%) Ant
7 58 (16.34%) Cucumber
8 51 (14.37%) Gradle
9 46 (12.96%) TeamCity
10 44 (12.39%) Selenium
11 39 (10.99%) JUnit
12 22 (6.20%) Eclipse
12 22 (6.20%) SoapUI
13 21 (5.92%) WebDriver
14 20 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (5.35%) JMeter
16 16 (4.51%) Bower
17 14 (3.94%) jMock
18 13 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
19 12 (3.38%) Artifactory
General
1 37 (10.42%) Finance
2 30 (8.45%) Banking
3 21 (5.92%) Publishing
4 13 (3.66%) Retail
5 10 (2.82%) Marketing
6 6 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.13%) Front Office
8 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.56%) Avionics
9 2 (0.56%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 130 (36.62%) Developer
2 100 (28.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 77 (21.69%) Java Developer
4 29 (8.17%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 25 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (7.04%) Scala Developer
7 23 (6.48%) AWS DevOps
7 23 (6.48%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (5.35%) Architect
9 18 (5.07%) Analyst
10 17 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
10 17 (4.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 16 (4.51%) Lead DevOps
11 16 (4.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 16 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (4.23%) Azure DevOps
13 14 (3.94%) Azure Engineer
14 11 (3.10%) QA Engineer
14 11 (3.10%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (27.61%) Spring
2 73 (20.56%) HTML
3 70 (19.72%) REST
4 62 (17.46%) Hibernate
5 54 (15.21%) Web Services
6 52 (14.65%) Node.js
7 47 (13.24%) XML
8 43 (12.11%) AngularJS
9 42 (11.83%) CSS
10 39 (10.99%) jQuery
10 39 (10.99%) RESTful
11 38 (10.70%) Java EE
12 32 (9.01%) spray
13 29 (8.17%) Akka
13 29 (8.17%) JAX-RS
13 29 (8.17%) Play Framework
14 24 (6.76%) ELK Stack
15 21 (5.92%) HTML5
15 21 (5.92%) JSON
15 21 (5.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.35%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.10%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.25%) Public Cloud
5 8 (2.25%) Replication
6 7 (1.97%) Clustering
6 7 (1.97%) User Experience
7 5 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.41%) Blog
7 5 (1.41%) Wiki
8 4 (1.13%) IPTV
8 4 (1.13%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.13%) Social Media
8 4 (1.13%) W3C
9 3 (0.85%) NHS
9 3 (0.85%) Streaming Media
10 2 (0.56%) Derivative
10 2 (0.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 190 (53.52%) Linux
2 40 (11.27%) Windows
3 39 (10.99%) Unix
4 28 (7.89%) Ubuntu
5 18 (5.07%) Windows Server
6 16 (4.51%) CentOS
7 14 (3.94%) VMS
8 7 (1.97%) Debian
8 7 (1.97%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.69%) AIX
9 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.41%) Android
10 5 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.13%) HPUX
12 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.85%) Solaris
12 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (71.27%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (63.10%) Continuous Integration
3 155 (43.66%) DevOps
4 128 (36.06%) TDD
5 95 (26.76%) Scrum
6 86 (24.23%) BDD
7 83 (23.38%) Configuration Management
8 46 (12.96%) OO
9 45 (12.68%) High Availability
10 40 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery
10 40 (11.27%) Open Source
11 37 (10.42%) Microservices
11 37 (10.42%) Unit Testing
12 36 (10.14%) Pair Programming
13 35 (9.86%) Kanban
14 31 (8.73%) Multithreading
15 29 (8.17%) Release Management
15 29 (8.17%) SOA
16 28 (7.89%) Migration
17 25 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 169 (47.61%) Java
2 135 (38.03%) Python
3 85 (23.94%) SQL
4 76 (21.41%) JavaScript
5 75 (21.13%) Ruby
6 66 (18.59%) Perl
7 44 (12.39%) Bash Shell
8 39 (10.99%) PL/SQL
9 34 (9.58%) Scala
10 26 (7.32%) Groovy
11 25 (7.04%) PowerShell
12 23 (6.48%) Shell Script
13 21 (5.92%) PHP
14 17 (4.79%) C#
14 17 (4.79%) CoffeeScript
15 15 (4.23%) T-SQL
16 12 (3.38%) C++
17 8 (2.25%) C
18 6 (1.69%) Objective-C
19 4 (1.13%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 36 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.92%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.79%) AWS Certification
4 16 (4.51%) ISTQB
5 15 (4.23%) Degree
5 15 (4.23%) DV Cleared
6 14 (3.94%) ISEB
7 6 (1.69%) BC Cleared
7 6 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.13%) CCNA
8 4 (1.13%) MCSE
8 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.56%) CCIE
9 2 (0.56%) CCNP
9 2 (0.56%) CCSP
9 2 (0.56%) CISSP
9 2 (0.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.28%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.73%) QA
2 12 (3.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.97%) COBIT
3 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.69%) HL7
5 2 (0.56%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.56%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (22.82%) Docker
2 23 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.51%) Active Directory
4 12 (3.38%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.97%) GeoWebCache
5 7 (1.97%) vSphere
5 7 (1.97%) Xen
6 5 (1.41%) iptables
6 5 (1.41%) Postfix
6 5 (1.41%) Samba
6 5 (1.41%) XenServer
7 2 (0.56%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.56%) Squid
7 2 (0.56%) vCloud
7 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.28%) HDFS
8 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 161 (45.35%) Puppet
2 94 (26.48%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (17.18%) Ansible
4 18 (5.07%) Nagios
5 17 (4.79%) Terraform
6 14 (3.94%) SCCM
6 14 (3.94%) SCOM
7 11 (3.10%) ZABBIX
8 10 (2.82%) logstash
8 10 (2.82%) Salt
9 8 (2.25%) Capistrano
9 8 (2.25%) Icinga
10 7 (1.97%) FreeIPA
10 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (1.97%) SELinux
11 5 (1.41%) Kubernetes
12 4 (1.13%) CFEngine
12 4 (1.13%) Graphite
12 4 (1.13%) yum
13 3 (0.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 58 (16.34%) Oracle
2 51 (14.37%) VMware
3 44 (12.39%) Splunk
4 30 (8.45%) Red Hat
5 29 (8.17%) Microsoft
6 21 (5.92%) Atlassian
7 13 (3.66%) Dell
8 12 (3.38%) Citrix
8 12 (3.38%) Rally
9 10 (2.82%) Adobe
9 10 (2.82%) ILOG
10 9 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.25%) IBM
11 8 (2.25%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.97%) Kofax
13 6 (1.69%) AppDynamics
13 6 (1.69%) MuleSoft
14 4 (1.13%) CA
14 4 (1.13%) Hootsuite
14 4 (1.13%) Zend
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