The first table below looks at the demand for Hudson skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 369 348 343
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Contract jobs citing Hudson 226 197 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 3.67% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 150 157
Average daily rate £420 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.29% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £576 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £368
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £48.40 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +29.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6782 5367 5815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.42% 11.25% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4327 3422 3405
Average daily rate £375 £383 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 129 201
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%

Hudson
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hudson within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -24 209 £419 -0.29% 29
London -23 127 £425 - 12
Cheshire - 27 £394 -
North West - 27 £400 -
City of London +2 22 £450 +9.09% 3
South West +1 22 £394 -12.50% 4
Chester - 22 £375 -
South East -9 17 £333 +0.75% 1
Yorkshire -10 16 £300 -13.16% 9
Scotland -2 14 £463 +8.82% 3
Edinburgh - 11 £463 - 1
West Yorkshire -10 8 £300 -11.11% 4
Wiltshire -14 8 £300 - 1
Hampshire +1 7 £383 +15.90%
Leeds -15 5 £300 -11.11% 3
Bristol - 5 £425 -
Berkshire - 5 £369 - 1
North Yorkshire -8 4 £275 -22.20% 5
York -11 4 £275 -22.20% 5
East Sussex - 4 £300 -
Brighton - 4 £300 -
Glasgow +8 3 - - 1
Sheffield - 3 £280 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £280 -
Wales - 3 £350 -
West Wales - 2 £350 -
Swansea - 2 £350 -
Basingstoke +19 1 £365 +10.60%
Surrey -12 1 £275 -10.20%
Lancashire - 1 £440 -

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hudson also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hudson.

1 262 (64.69%) Java
2 261 (64.44%) Jenkins
3 228 (56.30%) Continuous Integration
4 170 (41.98%) TDD
5 163 (40.25%) Maven
6 160 (39.51%) Subversion
7 157 (38.77%) Linux
8 128 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
9 122 (30.12%) Git (software)
10 118 (29.14%) Spring
11 117 (28.89%) HTML
11 117 (28.89%) Scrum
12 116 (28.64%) XML
13 115 (28.40%) JUnit
14 111 (27.41%) BDD
15 107 (26.42%) JavaScript
16 104 (25.68%) Web Services
17 99 (24.44%) CSS
18 96 (23.70%) SQL
19 93 (22.96%) Puppet
20 89 (21.98%) Ruby
21 84 (20.74%) Cucumber
22 79 (19.51%) Selenium
23 77 (19.01%) MVC
24 75 (18.52%) Apache
25 72 (17.78%) Oracle
26 71 (17.53%) Python
27 66 (16.30%) TeamCity
28 63 (15.56%) Tomcat
29 62 (15.31%) RESTful

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hudson also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hudson. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 75 (18.52%) Apache
2 63 (15.56%) Tomcat
3 25 (6.17%) WebLogic
4 23 (5.68%) CMS
5 17 (4.20%) nginx
6 16 (3.95%) Node.js
6 16 (3.95%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.95%) GlassFish
7 14 (3.46%) Jetty
8 13 (3.21%) Confluence
9 12 (2.96%) Adobe CQ
10 11 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.98%) Apache Pig
12 7 (1.73%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (1.73%) ColdFusion
13 6 (1.48%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (1.23%) IIS
14 5 (1.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (3.95%) MS Office
2 15 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.99%) Mingle
4 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.73%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.86%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.16%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (6.91%) Route 53
4 27 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
5 26 (6.42%) Amazon S3
6 15 (3.70%) SaaS
7 14 (3.46%) PaaS
8 2 (0.49%) GitHub
8 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Force.com
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.36%) HTTP
2 35 (8.64%) DNS
3 30 (7.41%) Firewall
4 21 (5.19%) Internet
4 21 (5.19%) DHCP
5 10 (2.47%) Network Security
6 9 (2.22%) VPN
7 8 (1.98%) LDAP
8 5 (1.23%) LAN
8 5 (1.23%) WAN
8 5 (1.23%) SSL
8 5 (1.23%) SSH
8 5 (1.23%) SAN
9 4 (0.99%) Intranet
9 4 (0.99%) IPsec
9 4 (0.99%) OSPF
9 4 (0.99%) BGP
9 4 (0.99%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.99%) IPv6
10 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 53 (13.09%) MySQL
3 37 (9.14%) NoSQL
4 34 (8.40%) SQL Server
5 31 (7.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (6.42%) Big Data
7 22 (5.43%) Oracle Database
8 21 (5.19%) CouchDB
9 19 (4.69%) Hadoop
9 19 (4.69%) Riak
10 18 (4.44%) Relational Database
11 14 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.73%) Apache Hive
15 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
16 5 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 261 (64.44%) Jenkins
2 163 (40.25%) Maven
3 160 (39.51%) Subversion
4 122 (30.12%) Git (software)
5 115 (28.40%) JUnit
6 84 (20.74%) Cucumber
7 79 (19.51%) Selenium
8 66 (16.30%) TeamCity
9 50 (12.35%) JIRA
9 50 (12.35%) Ant
9 50 (12.35%) Eclipse
10 41 (10.12%) WebDriver
11 36 (8.89%) JBehave
12 35 (8.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 29 (7.16%) Mockito
14 19 (4.69%) QUnit
15 17 (4.20%) jMock
15 17 (4.20%) NUnit
16 16 (3.95%) Visual Studio
17 14 (3.46%) CruiseControl
General
1 58 (14.32%) Finance
2 48 (11.85%) Banking
3 24 (5.93%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.96%) Front Office
6 11 (2.72%) Games
7 9 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.98%) Retail
9 6 (1.48%) Marketing
10 5 (1.23%) Military
10 5 (1.23%) Electronics
11 3 (0.74%) Advertising
11 3 (0.74%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.49%) Publishing
12 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 211 (52.10%) Developer
2 104 (25.68%) Java Developer
3 41 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 38 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 29 (7.16%) Software Developer
6 23 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (5.43%) Tester
8 16 (3.95%) Architect
9 15 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 14 (3.46%) Administrator
11 13 (3.21%) Release Manager
12 12 (2.96%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (2.96%) .NET Developer
12 12 (2.96%) Analyst
12 12 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (2.47%) PHP Developer
14 9 (2.22%) C# Developer
14 9 (2.22%) Software Engineer
14 9 (2.22%) .NET Software Developer
14 9 (2.22%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (29.14%) Spring
2 117 (28.89%) HTML
3 116 (28.64%) XML
4 104 (25.68%) Web Services
5 99 (24.44%) CSS
6 62 (15.31%) Spring MVC
6 62 (15.31%) RESTful
7 60 (14.81%) jQuery
8 59 (14.57%) SOAP
9 58 (14.32%) J2EE
10 54 (13.33%) Hibernate
11 51 (12.59%) JSON
12 49 (12.10%) JMS
13 48 (11.85%) REST
14 42 (10.37%) HTML5
15 34 (8.40%) Ajax
16 31 (7.65%) CSS3
17 26 (6.42%) .NET
18 25 (6.17%) LAMP
19 24 (5.93%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.37%) Open Source
2 28 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.21%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.47%) Smartphone
6 8 (1.98%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (1.98%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.98%) RIA
7 7 (1.73%) Video on Demand
8 6 (1.48%) Wiki
9 5 (1.23%) Derivative
9 5 (1.23%) PKI
9 5 (1.23%) STB
10 4 (0.99%) Equities
10 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.99%) Streaming Video
10 4 (0.99%) IPTV
10 4 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.99%) New Media
10 4 (0.99%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 157 (38.77%) Linux
2 56 (13.83%) Windows
3 44 (10.86%) CentOS
4 39 (9.63%) UNIX
5 24 (5.93%) Debian
6 23 (5.68%) Android
7 17 (4.20%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.48%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.48%) Solaris
11 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
11 5 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (56.30%) Continuous Integration
2 170 (41.98%) TDD
3 128 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (28.89%) Scrum
5 111 (27.41%) BDD
6 77 (19.01%) MVC
7 55 (13.58%) Unit Testing
8 53 (13.09%) OO
9 47 (11.60%) Test Automation
10 44 (10.86%) SOA
11 41 (10.12%) Configuration Management
12 38 (9.38%) Kanban
13 37 (9.14%) E-Commerce
14 31 (7.65%) Release Management
15 29 (7.16%) ITIL
16 24 (5.93%) Pair Programming
17 23 (5.68%) Web Development
17 23 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (4.94%) Software Engineering
19 19 (4.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 262 (64.69%) Java
2 107 (26.42%) JavaScript
3 96 (23.70%) SQL
4 89 (21.98%) Ruby
5 71 (17.53%) Python
6 51 (12.59%) Bash Shell
7 48 (11.85%) PHP
8 46 (11.36%) Perl
9 35 (8.64%) C#
10 34 (8.40%) Groovy
11 19 (4.69%) PL/SQL
12 18 (4.44%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.22%) C
14 6 (1.48%) XPath
15 5 (1.23%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.99%) XQuery
16 4 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.99%) Scala
17 3 (0.74%) PHP5
17 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (6.42%) Degree
2 25 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.74%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.49%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.25%) ISEB
6 1 (0.25%) RHCE
6 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.86%) QA
2 8 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.98%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.48%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.22%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.73%) Varnish
4 6 (1.48%) Postfix
5 5 (1.23%) Squid
5 5 (1.23%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.23%) Samba
6 4 (0.99%) XenServer
7 2 (0.49%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.25%) Xen
8 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.25%) vSphere
8 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 93 (22.96%) Puppet
2 53 (13.09%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (9.63%) Vagrant
4 28 (6.91%) Nagios
4 28 (6.91%) ZABBIX
5 15 (3.70%) Cacti
6 6 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.99%) Ansible
8 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.49%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.49%) WMI
10 1 (0.25%) Tivoli NetView
10 1 (0.25%) YUM
10 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 72 (17.78%) Oracle
2 57 (14.07%) Red Hat
3 37 (9.14%) VMware
4 32 (7.90%) Microsoft
5 26 (6.42%) JBoss
6 23 (5.68%) RightScale
7 20 (4.94%) Rackspace
8 13 (3.21%) Adobe
9 11 (2.72%) Zend
10 10 (2.47%) Sybase
11 9 (2.22%) HP
12 8 (1.98%) Cisco
12 8 (1.98%) Vertica
13 6 (1.48%) Sun
13 6 (1.48%) Google
13 6 (1.48%) Serena
14 5 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.23%) DoubleClick
14 5 (1.23%) Netezza
14 5 (1.23%) Business Objects
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