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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 493 460 411
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -49
Contract jobs citing Hudson 169 204 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.90% 2.56% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 114 176
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £367 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
8918 7981 7154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.36% 13.65% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6007 5246 4572
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 153 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +6 158 £475 - 34
London +14 107 £525 +7.96% 14
City of London +39 18 £600 +29.72% 5
South East +6 15 £350 -22.22% 9
North West +9 13 £428 +44.91%
Scotland +4 10 £400 +2.23% 1
South West +15 8 £450 +2.85% 5
West Yorkshire +15 8 £450 - 2
Yorkshire +5 8 £450 - 2
Edinburgh -3 8 £413 +8.19% 1
Manchester -4 8 £428 -38.92%
Leeds +9 7 £450 - 2
Cheshire -2 5 £425 +54.54%
Tyne and Wear - 5 £425 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £425 - 2
North East - 5 £425 - 2
Gloucestershire +10 4 £450 +2.85% 1
West Sussex +5 4 £310 -
Berkshire +3 3 - - 1
Gloucester +2 3 £450 +2.85% 1
Hampshire -1 3 £388 +4.72%
Chester -3 3 £425 -
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Salford - 3 £428 -
East Sussex - 3 £351 - 1
Wiltshire +6 2 £500 +42.85% 1
Glasgow +5 2 £375 -9.09%
Bromley - 2 £450 -
Andover - 2 £425 -
Reading +9 1 - - 1

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 321 (90.68%) Jenkins
2 245 (69.21%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (66.10%) Continuous Integration
4 196 (55.37%) Linux
5 168 (47.46%) Java
6 165 (46.61%) Puppet
7 161 (45.48%) Git (software)
8 160 (45.20%) DevOps
9 135 (38.14%) Python
10 126 (35.59%) TDD
11 112 (31.64%) JIRA
12 95 (26.84%) Opscode Chef
12 95 (26.84%) Maven
13 94 (26.55%) Scrum
14 89 (25.14%) Amazon AWS
14 89 (25.14%) BDD
15 88 (24.86%) Spring
16 86 (24.29%) Subversion
17 83 (23.45%) SQL
18 81 (22.88%) Configuration Management
19 76 (21.47%) MongoDB
20 75 (21.19%) Ansible
20 75 (21.19%) Docker
21 73 (20.62%) JavaScript
21 73 (20.62%) Apache
22 72 (20.34%) HTML
23 66 (18.64%) Cucumber
24 65 (18.36%) Ruby
24 65 (18.36%) Perl
25 63 (17.80%) NoSQL

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 73 (20.62%) Apache
2 60 (16.95%) Tomcat
3 37 (10.45%) nginx
4 36 (10.17%) Confluence
5 27 (7.63%) IIS
5 27 (7.63%) Jetty
6 23 (6.50%) JBoss
7 15 (4.24%) OpenStack
8 13 (3.67%) Apache Spark
8 13 (3.67%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.54%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.98%) GeoServer
10 7 (1.98%) Mule
10 7 (1.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (1.41%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.41%) CMS
11 5 (1.41%) MediaWiki
12 4 (1.13%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.85%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (1.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 89 (25.14%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.65%) GitHub
4 10 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.13%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.13%) Route 53
7 4 (1.13%) SaaS
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 45 (12.71%) HTTP
2 28 (7.91%) Internet
3 14 (3.95%) LDAP
4 12 (3.39%) DNS
5 7 (1.98%) Firewall
6 5 (1.41%) SSL
6 5 (1.41%) VPN
6 5 (1.41%) WAN
7 4 (1.13%) BGP
7 4 (1.13%) EIGRP
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%) OSPF
8 3 (0.85%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.56%) Broadband
9 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.56%) LTE
9 2 (0.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.47%) MongoDB
2 63 (17.80%) NoSQL
3 28 (7.91%) SQL Server
4 25 (7.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (7.06%) Big Data
4 25 (7.06%) Hadoop
4 25 (7.06%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.65%) MySQL
6 16 (4.52%) RDBMS
7 14 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.11%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (2.26%) GIS
11 7 (1.98%) QGIS
12 4 (1.13%) Redis
13 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.56%) JasperReports
14 2 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 321 (90.68%) Jenkins
2 161 (45.48%) Git (software)
3 112 (31.64%) JIRA
4 95 (26.84%) Maven
5 86 (24.29%) Subversion
6 66 (18.64%) Cucumber
7 56 (15.82%) Gradle
8 54 (15.25%) Ant
8 54 (15.25%) TeamCity
9 44 (12.43%) Selenium
10 29 (8.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 29 (8.19%) JUnit
11 25 (7.06%) WebDriver
12 20 (5.65%) JMeter
13 19 (5.37%) SoapUI
14 17 (4.80%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (4.24%) Bower
16 15 (4.24%) Eclipse
17 14 (3.95%) jMock
General
1 43 (12.15%) Finance
2 35 (9.89%) Banking
3 22 (6.21%) Publishing
4 16 (4.52%) Retail
5 10 (2.82%) Marketing
6 6 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.13%) Front Office
8 2 (0.56%) Avionics
8 2 (0.56%) Law
8 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (31.36%) Developer
2 100 (28.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (17.80%) Java Developer
4 31 (8.76%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (6.78%) AWS DevOps
6 24 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
6 24 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 23 (6.50%) Scala Developer
8 22 (6.21%) Analyst
9 21 (5.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 20 (5.65%) Architect
11 17 (4.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 16 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (4.52%) Test Analyst
13 15 (4.24%) Cloud Engineer
14 14 (3.95%) Administrator
15 13 (3.67%) Senior DevOps
16 12 (3.39%) Lead DevOps
17 11 (3.11%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (24.86%) Spring
2 72 (20.34%) HTML
3 62 (17.51%) REST
4 61 (17.23%) Web Services
5 53 (14.97%) Node.js
6 50 (14.12%) Hibernate
7 47 (13.28%) RESTful
8 46 (12.99%) CSS
9 43 (12.15%) XML
10 35 (9.89%) AngularJS
10 35 (9.89%) Java EE
11 32 (9.04%) jQuery
11 32 (9.04%) spray
12 30 (8.47%) JAX-RS
13 28 (7.91%) Akka
13 28 (7.91%) Play Framework
14 27 (7.63%) JSON
15 25 (7.06%) HTML5
16 24 (6.78%) JMS
17 22 (6.21%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 14 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.54%) User Experience
7 8 (2.26%) Clustering
8 5 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.41%) Blog
8 5 (1.41%) Wiki
9 4 (1.13%) iPad
9 4 (1.13%) iPhone
9 4 (1.13%) IPTV
9 4 (1.13%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.13%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.13%) Social Media
9 4 (1.13%) W3C
10 3 (0.85%) NHS
10 3 (0.85%) Streaming Media
11 2 (0.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 196 (55.37%) Linux
2 49 (13.84%) Windows
3 36 (10.17%) Unix
4 30 (8.47%) Ubuntu
5 25 (7.06%) Windows Server
6 21 (5.93%) CentOS
7 10 (2.82%) VMS
8 9 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.26%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.98%) Android
10 7 (1.98%) Debian
10 7 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.69%) AIX
12 4 (1.13%) HPUX
12 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.85%) Solaris
13 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.56%) Fedora
14 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (69.21%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (66.10%) Continuous Integration
3 160 (45.20%) DevOps
4 126 (35.59%) TDD
5 94 (26.55%) Scrum
6 89 (25.14%) BDD
7 81 (22.88%) Configuration Management
8 51 (14.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 51 (14.41%) Open Source
9 50 (14.12%) OO
10 44 (12.43%) High Availability
11 38 (10.73%) Pair Programming
12 34 (9.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (9.32%) Kanban
13 33 (9.32%) Microservices
14 32 (9.04%) Unit Testing
15 31 (8.76%) Multithreading
16 30 (8.47%) Migration
17 23 (6.50%) Time Management
18 22 (6.21%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 168 (47.46%) Java
2 135 (38.14%) Python
3 83 (23.45%) SQL
4 73 (20.62%) JavaScript
5 65 (18.36%) Perl
5 65 (18.36%) Ruby
6 46 (12.99%) Bash Shell
7 34 (9.60%) Scala
8 30 (8.47%) PHP
8 30 (8.47%) PL/SQL
9 29 (8.19%) PowerShell
10 28 (7.91%) Groovy
11 22 (6.21%) C#
12 19 (5.37%) Shell Script
13 16 (4.52%) CoffeeScript
14 10 (2.82%) C
14 10 (2.82%) C++
15 9 (2.54%) Objective-C
16 8 (2.26%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (8.19%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.08%) AWS Certification
3 17 (4.80%) ISTQB
4 15 (4.24%) Degree
4 15 (4.24%) SC Cleared
5 14 (3.95%) DV Cleared
5 14 (3.95%) ISEB
6 5 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.13%) CCNA
8 3 (0.85%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.85%) MCSE
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CCDE
9 1 (0.28%) CCIE
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
9 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.06%) QA
2 10 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.69%) HL7
4 3 (0.85%) COBIT
4 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.56%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.56%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 75 (21.19%) Docker
2 21 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.82%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.98%) GeoWebCache
5 7 (1.98%) vSphere
5 7 (1.98%) 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%) Squid
7 2 (0.56%) Terminal Services
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%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.28%) Varnish
8 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 165 (46.61%) Puppet
2 95 (26.84%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (21.19%) Ansible
4 21 (5.93%) Terraform
5 18 (5.08%) Nagios
6 11 (3.11%) ZABBIX
7 10 (2.82%) SCCM
7 10 (2.82%) SCOM
8 8 (2.26%) Capistrano
8 8 (2.26%) Icinga
8 8 (2.26%) Kubernetes
9 7 (1.98%) FreeIPA
9 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (1.98%) Salt
9 7 (1.98%) SELinux
10 6 (1.69%) logstash
11 5 (1.41%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.85%) Graphite
12 3 (0.85%) Kibana
12 3 (0.85%) yum
Vendors
1 56 (15.82%) Oracle
2 46 (12.99%) VMware
3 41 (11.58%) Red Hat
4 32 (9.04%) Splunk
5 26 (7.34%) Microsoft
6 23 (6.50%) Atlassian
7 13 (3.67%) Rally
8 12 (3.39%) Citrix
9 9 (2.54%) Dell
10 8 (2.26%) IBM
11 7 (1.98%) MuleSoft
11 7 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.69%) AppDynamics
13 4 (1.13%) Google
13 4 (1.13%) Hootsuite
13 4 (1.13%) ILOG
13 4 (1.13%) Sybase
13 4 (1.13%) Zend
14 3 (0.85%) Adobe
14 3 (0.85%) TIBCO
City, London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: Dependng on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago