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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 482 493 412
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -81
Contract jobs citing Hudson 172 184 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.91% 2.21% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 110 170
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £365 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.19% +10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%

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
8992 8320 7413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 14.37% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6051 5502 4930
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 192 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +16 163 £425 -8.10% 24
London +18 100 £444 -6.57% 12
South East +10 19 £351 -22.11% 3
City of London +23 15 £450 - 3
North West +18 15 £425 - 1
Yorkshire +20 11 £420 +24.44% 3
Leeds +16 11 £420 +25.84%
West Yorkshire +13 11 £420 +25.84% 1
Manchester -2 10 £428 -
South West +20 8 £463 +5.71% 4
Edinburgh +19 8 £475 +15.15%
Scotland +11 8 £475 +15.15%
North East - 8 £425 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 8 £425 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £425 - 1
East Sussex - 7 £344 - 1
Berkshire +6 6 £369 -32.90%
Reading +20 5 £369 -18.00%
Cheshire +4 5 £388 -20.10%
Croydon -12 4 £375 -16.66%
Wiltshire - 4 £425 -
Salford - 3 £428 -
Swindon - 3 £425 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £438 - 1
Chester +3 2 £425 -12.37%
Gloucestershire -1 2 - - 1
Bromley - 2 £450 -
Oxford - 2 £438 - 1
Hampshire +11 1 £330 -10.81% 1
West Sussex +2 1 £450 -

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (88.22%) Jenkins
2 260 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (67.67%) Continuous Integration
4 195 (53.42%) Linux
5 171 (46.85%) Java
6 156 (42.74%) Puppet
7 154 (42.19%) DevOps
8 148 (40.55%) Git (software)
9 137 (37.53%) TDD
10 122 (33.42%) Python
11 116 (31.78%) Scrum
12 110 (30.14%) JIRA
13 99 (27.12%) BDD
14 98 (26.85%) Opscode Chef
15 94 (25.75%) Maven
16 90 (24.66%) Subversion
17 87 (23.84%) Ansible
18 85 (23.29%) HTML
19 84 (23.01%) SQL
20 83 (22.74%) Spring
21 81 (22.19%) Amazon AWS
22 79 (21.64%) JavaScript
23 76 (20.82%) Configuration Management
24 75 (20.55%) Perl
24 75 (20.55%) MongoDB
25 73 (20.00%) Cucumber
26 71 (19.45%) Web Services
27 68 (18.63%) Continuous Delivery
28 67 (18.36%) Docker
28 67 (18.36%) Open Source

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 56 (15.34%) Apache
2 41 (11.23%) IIS
3 40 (10.96%) Tomcat
4 39 (10.68%) Confluence
5 26 (7.12%) JBoss
6 24 (6.58%) nginx
7 18 (4.93%) WebLogic
8 13 (3.56%) Apache Spark
9 12 (3.29%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.74%) Jetty
11 8 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (1.92%) GeoServer
12 7 (1.92%) Mule
12 7 (1.92%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (1.37%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.37%) CMS
13 5 (1.37%) MediaWiki
14 3 (0.82%) FileNet
14 3 (0.82%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.27%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 81 (22.19%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (7.67%) GitHub
3 15 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.10%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.10%) Route 53
6 4 (1.10%) SaaS
7 3 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
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
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.68%) HTTP
2 22 (6.03%) Internet
3 12 (3.29%) LDAP
4 7 (1.92%) DNS
4 7 (1.92%) Firewall
5 5 (1.37%) VPN
5 5 (1.37%) WAN
6 4 (1.10%) BGP
6 4 (1.10%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.10%) IPsec
6 4 (1.10%) IPv6
6 4 (1.10%) LAN
6 4 (1.10%) Network Security
6 4 (1.10%) OSPF
7 3 (0.82%) SSL
8 2 (0.55%) AMQP
8 2 (0.55%) SSH
8 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.55%) MongoDB
2 65 (17.81%) NoSQL
3 34 (9.32%) SQL Server
4 33 (9.04%) Relational Database
5 32 (8.77%) Big Data
6 30 (8.22%) Hadoop
7 23 (6.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (5.21%) MySQL
9 16 (4.38%) RDBMS
10 13 (3.56%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.19%) GIS
13 7 (1.92%) QGIS
14 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
15 3 (0.82%) Redis
15 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 2 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
16 2 (0.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 322 (88.22%) Jenkins
2 148 (40.55%) Git (software)
3 110 (30.14%) JIRA
4 94 (25.75%) Maven
5 90 (24.66%) Subversion
6 73 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 62 (16.99%) Gradle
8 60 (16.44%) TeamCity
9 58 (15.89%) Selenium
10 50 (13.70%) Ant
11 41 (11.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 33 (9.04%) JUnit
13 31 (8.49%) WebDriver
14 26 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (6.85%) Octopus Deploy
16 23 (6.30%) MSBuild
16 23 (6.30%) SoapUI
17 22 (6.03%) JMeter
18 21 (5.75%) Eclipse
19 20 (5.48%) jMock
General
1 57 (15.62%) Finance
2 43 (11.78%) Banking
3 21 (5.75%) Retail
4 20 (5.48%) Publishing
5 10 (2.74%) Marketing
6 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.55%) Front Office
7 2 (0.55%) Law
7 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 109 (29.86%) Developer
2 79 (21.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (14.52%) Java Developer
4 27 (7.40%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (7.12%) Analyst
6 25 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 21 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
7 21 (5.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 21 (5.75%) Scala Developer
8 20 (5.48%) Administrator
8 20 (5.48%) Architect
8 20 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (5.48%) Test Analyst
9 19 (5.21%) AWS DevOps
9 19 (5.21%) Senior DevOps
10 18 (4.93%) Finance Manager
11 15 (4.11%) Automation Test Analyst
12 14 (3.84%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (3.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.56%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (23.29%) HTML
2 83 (22.74%) Spring
3 71 (19.45%) Web Services
4 61 (16.71%) REST
5 56 (15.34%) CSS
6 55 (15.07%) XML
7 52 (14.25%) Node.js
8 51 (13.97%) Hibernate
9 49 (13.42%) RESTful
10 44 (12.05%) Java EE
11 35 (9.59%) AngularJS
12 33 (9.04%) JMS
12 33 (9.04%) JSON
13 32 (8.77%) .NET
13 32 (8.77%) HTML5
13 32 (8.77%) jQuery
14 30 (8.22%) spray
15 27 (7.40%) JAX-RS
16 25 (6.85%) Akka
16 25 (6.85%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.03%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (4.11%) User Experience
4 11 (3.01%) Clustering
5 10 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.74%) iPad
6 9 (2.47%) iPhone
7 6 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.37%) Blog
8 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.37%) Social Media
8 5 (1.37%) Wiki
9 4 (1.10%) Fintech
9 4 (1.10%) IPTV
9 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.82%) NHS
10 3 (0.82%) Streaming Media
11 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 195 (53.42%) Linux
2 64 (17.53%) Windows
3 35 (9.59%) Windows Server
4 34 (9.32%) Unix
5 31 (8.49%) Ubuntu
6 27 (7.40%) CentOS
7 15 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.29%) Android
8 12 (3.29%) Apple iOS
9 9 (2.47%) Debian
10 7 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.37%) AIX
12 4 (1.10%) HPUX
12 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.82%) VMS
13 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.55%) Fedora
14 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (67.67%) Continuous Integration
3 154 (42.19%) DevOps
4 137 (37.53%) TDD
5 116 (31.78%) Scrum
6 99 (27.12%) BDD
7 76 (20.82%) Configuration Management
8 68 (18.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 67 (18.36%) Open Source
10 56 (15.34%) OO
11 51 (13.97%) High Availability
12 43 (11.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 37 (10.14%) Pair Programming
14 34 (9.32%) Unit Testing
15 32 (8.77%) Kanban
16 28 (7.67%) Microservices
17 27 (7.40%) Web Operations
18 26 (7.12%) Multithreading
18 26 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
19 25 (6.85%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 171 (46.85%) Java
2 122 (33.42%) Python
3 84 (23.01%) SQL
4 79 (21.64%) JavaScript
5 75 (20.55%) Perl
6 56 (15.34%) Ruby
7 50 (13.70%) Bash Shell
8 33 (9.04%) Groovy
8 33 (9.04%) PowerShell
9 32 (8.77%) PHP
9 32 (8.77%) Scala
10 30 (8.22%) PL/SQL
11 26 (7.12%) C#
12 19 (5.21%) Shell Script
13 16 (4.38%) CoffeeScript
14 14 (3.84%) Objective-C
15 10 (2.74%) C
15 10 (2.74%) C++
16 9 (2.47%) Apple Swift
16 9 (2.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.58%) ISTQB
3 20 (5.48%) Degree
3 20 (5.48%) DV Cleared
4 19 (5.21%) AWS Certification
4 19 (5.21%) ISEB
5 17 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.10%) CCNA
7 4 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.55%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.27%) CCDE
9 1 (0.27%) CISSP
9 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.27%) MCSE
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.68%) QA
2 9 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.64%) HL7
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.27%) SDET
System Software
1 67 (18.36%) Docker
2 20 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.92%) GeoWebCache
3 7 (1.92%) Xen
4 6 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.64%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.37%) iptables
5 5 (1.37%) Postfix
5 5 (1.37%) Samba
5 5 (1.37%) XenServer
6 4 (1.10%) vSphere
7 2 (0.55%) Squid
7 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.55%) vCloud
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.27%) Varnish
8 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 156 (42.74%) Puppet
2 98 (26.85%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (23.84%) Ansible
4 30 (8.22%) Terraform
5 14 (3.84%) Kubernetes
5 14 (3.84%) Nagios
6 10 (2.74%) ZABBIX
7 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.37%) logstash
9 4 (1.10%) Capistrano
9 4 (1.10%) CFEngine
9 4 (1.10%) FreeIPA
9 4 (1.10%) Icinga
9 4 (1.10%) Salt
9 4 (1.10%) SELinux
10 3 (0.82%) Graphite
10 3 (0.82%) Kibana
10 3 (0.82%) SCCM
10 3 (0.82%) SCOM
11 2 (0.55%) yum
Vendors
1 60 (16.44%) Oracle
2 56 (15.34%) Red Hat
3 41 (11.23%) VMware
4 26 (7.12%) Atlassian
5 20 (5.48%) Splunk
6 19 (5.21%) Microsoft
7 18 (4.93%) Rally
8 12 (3.29%) Citrix
9 7 (1.92%) IBM
9 7 (1.92%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.64%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.37%) Google
11 5 (1.37%) Sybase
12 4 (1.10%) Hootsuite
12 4 (1.10%) ILOG
13 3 (0.82%) Adobe
13 3 (0.82%) Dell
13 3 (0.82%) Guidewire
13 3 (0.82%) SaltStack
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
BBC Research & Development
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £455 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
BBC Research & Development
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Rate: From £25,600 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago