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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hudson (HudsonCI)
Rank 466 469 392
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -77
Contract jobs citing Hudson 179 142 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.18% 2.01% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 93 174
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £573 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 - £42.50

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
8217 7051 6825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 13.01% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5651 4615 4417
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 129 155
Median hourly rate £42.13 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £21.99 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +36 149 £518 +21.76% 38
London +50 102 £525 +12.00% 22
Scotland -4 26 £375 -6.25% 2
South East -4 24 £413 -8.33% 1
Edinburgh -4 19 £375 -6.25% 2
City of London +42 16 £475 +5.55% 4
South West -1 13 £463 +23.33% 2
Glasgow +4 7 £375 -16.66%
East Sussex - 7 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £418 - 2
Wiltshire - 6 £600 -
East of England +8 5 £438 +52.17% 2
Berkshire -2 5 £425 -5.55%
Surrey -12 5 £550 -
Staines - 5 £550 -
Hampshire +3 4 £400 +10.34% 1
Reading -10 4 £425 -5.55%
Cambridge - 4 £438 - 2
Westminster - 4 £440 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £438 - 2
Docklands, London +9 3 £650 +5.69%
Yorkshire 0 3 £375 -9.09% 3
Wales -1 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £375 -
Gloucester - 3 £435 - 1
Corsham - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 2
South Wales +1 2 - -
Cardiff -2 2 - -
North West -26 2 £210 -47.50% 3

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (92.80%) Jenkins
2 268 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (59.37%) Continuous Integration
4 192 (55.33%) Java
5 185 (53.31%) Linux
6 161 (46.40%) Git (software)
7 157 (45.24%) DevOps
8 144 (41.50%) Puppet
9 137 (39.48%) Python
10 133 (38.33%) Maven
11 120 (34.58%) TDD
12 118 (34.01%) JIRA
13 109 (31.41%) Subversion
14 98 (28.24%) Spring
15 95 (27.38%) Amazon AWS
16 92 (26.51%) Scrum
16 92 (26.51%) Opscode Chef
17 87 (25.07%) MongoDB
18 86 (24.78%) Docker
19 85 (24.50%) Configuration Management
20 84 (24.21%) Tomcat
21 82 (23.63%) JavaScript
21 82 (23.63%) SQL
22 81 (23.34%) Apache
23 74 (21.33%) REST
24 73 (21.04%) BDD
24 73 (21.04%) Ruby
25 72 (20.75%) HTML
26 70 (20.17%) Ant
27 68 (19.60%) Web Services

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 84 (24.21%) Tomcat
2 81 (23.34%) Apache
3 46 (13.26%) nginx
4 44 (12.68%) Node.js
5 41 (11.82%) Jetty
6 31 (8.93%) Confluence
7 24 (6.92%) OpenStack
8 19 (5.48%) JBoss
9 18 (5.19%) IIS
10 14 (4.03%) Apache Spark
10 14 (4.03%) GeoServer
11 12 (3.46%) WebSphere
12 10 (2.88%) FileNet
12 10 (2.88%) LiveCycle
12 10 (2.88%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.73%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.73%) Mule
13 6 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (1.44%) GlassFish
14 5 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.02%) Gliffy
3 2 (0.58%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 95 (27.38%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (3.46%) GitHub
5 6 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.73%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.73%) Route 53
6 4 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.58%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.58%) IaaS
7 2 (0.58%) PaaS
7 2 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.29%) Force.com
8 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (14.12%) HTTP
2 42 (12.10%) Internet
3 21 (6.05%) DNS
4 8 (2.31%) LDAP
5 7 (2.02%) SSL
6 6 (1.73%) Firewall
6 6 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.86%) Wireless
8 2 (0.58%) Broadband
8 2 (0.58%) DHCP
8 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.58%) LTE
8 2 (0.58%) SAN
8 2 (0.58%) SSH
8 2 (0.58%) VPN
9 1 (0.29%) BGP
9 1 (0.29%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.29%) MPLS
9 1 (0.29%) NAS
9 1 (0.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.07%) MongoDB
2 58 (16.71%) NoSQL
3 32 (9.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 31 (8.93%) Big Data
5 29 (8.36%) SQL Server
6 26 (7.49%) Relational Database
7 22 (6.34%) Hadoop
7 22 (6.34%) RDBMS
8 19 (5.48%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (4.03%) MySQL
10 13 (3.75%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (2.59%) Redis
14 8 (2.31%) GIS
15 7 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (2.02%) QGIS
15 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (1.73%) Apache Hive
17 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 322 (92.80%) Jenkins
2 161 (46.40%) Git (software)
3 133 (38.33%) Maven
4 118 (34.01%) JIRA
5 109 (31.41%) Subversion
6 70 (20.17%) Ant
7 64 (18.44%) Cucumber
8 48 (13.83%) Gradle
9 46 (13.26%) Selenium
10 35 (10.09%) JUnit
11 32 (9.22%) Eclipse
12 31 (8.93%) TeamCity
13 23 (6.63%) WebDriver
14 19 (5.48%) SoapUI
15 17 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (4.32%) Artifactory
16 15 (4.32%) JMeter
17 12 (3.46%) Bower
17 12 (3.46%) Gitweb
17 12 (3.46%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (9.51%) Finance
2 21 (6.05%) Banking
3 12 (3.46%) Retail
4 11 (3.17%) Publishing
5 5 (1.44%) Front Office
5 5 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.86%) Games
6 3 (0.86%) Law
6 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.58%) Avionics
7 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 151 (43.52%) Developer
2 114 (32.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 90 (25.94%) Java Developer
4 32 (9.22%) Scala Developer
5 27 (7.78%) Senior Developer
6 24 (6.92%) AWS Engineer
7 21 (6.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (5.19%) Azure Engineer
9 17 (4.90%) Java Scala Developer
10 15 (4.32%) Architect
10 15 (4.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 14 (4.03%) Analyst
11 14 (4.03%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (4.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 14 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (3.46%) Big Data Developer
13 11 (3.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 11 (3.17%) SC Cleared Java Developer
14 9 (2.59%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (28.24%) Spring
2 74 (21.33%) REST
3 72 (20.75%) HTML
4 68 (19.60%) Web Services
5 61 (17.58%) XML
6 57 (16.43%) Hibernate
6 57 (16.43%) RESTful
7 44 (12.68%) CSS
8 40 (11.53%) AngularJS
9 36 (10.37%) jQuery
10 35 (10.09%) ELK Stack
11 34 (9.80%) spray
12 33 (9.51%) Play Framework
13 32 (9.22%) Akka
14 31 (8.93%) SOAP
15 30 (8.65%) Java EE
15 30 (8.65%) JSON
16 29 (8.36%) JAX-RS
17 26 (7.49%) J2EE
18 23 (6.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.63%) Computer Science
1 23 (6.63%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.59%) Replication
4 8 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.31%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.73%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.73%) Private Cloud
6 6 (1.73%) Semantic Web
6 6 (1.73%) W3C
7 5 (1.44%) Blog
7 5 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.86%) Clustering
8 3 (0.86%) Derivative
8 3 (0.86%) Fintech
8 3 (0.86%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.86%) NHS
8 3 (0.86%) User Experience
9 2 (0.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 185 (53.31%) Linux
2 44 (12.68%) Unix
3 32 (9.22%) Windows
4 21 (6.05%) Ubuntu
5 19 (5.48%) VMS
6 17 (4.90%) CentOS
7 8 (2.31%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.73%) AIX
9 4 (1.15%) HPUX
9 4 (1.15%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.86%) Android
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.86%) Solaris
10 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.58%) Debian
11 2 (0.58%) Fedora
11 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (59.37%) Continuous Integration
3 157 (45.24%) DevOps
4 120 (34.58%) TDD
5 92 (26.51%) Scrum
6 85 (24.50%) Configuration Management
7 73 (21.04%) BDD
8 59 (17.00%) OO
9 43 (12.39%) High Availability
10 40 (11.53%) Microservices
10 40 (11.53%) Pair Programming
11 39 (11.24%) SOA
12 37 (10.66%) Continuous Delivery
13 36 (10.37%) Migration
13 36 (10.37%) Open Source
14 35 (10.09%) Unit Testing
15 34 (9.80%) Multithreading
16 31 (8.93%) Kanban
17 30 (8.65%) Software Engineering
18 27 (7.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (55.33%) Java
2 137 (39.48%) Python
3 82 (23.63%) JavaScript
3 82 (23.63%) SQL
4 73 (21.04%) Ruby
5 63 (18.16%) Perl
6 41 (11.82%) Bash Shell
7 40 (11.53%) Scala
8 34 (9.80%) PL/SQL
9 26 (7.49%) PowerShell
10 20 (5.76%) Groovy
11 19 (5.48%) Shell Script
12 18 (5.19%) PHP
13 15 (4.32%) CoffeeScript
14 14 (4.03%) T-SQL
15 13 (3.75%) C#
16 12 (3.46%) Apex Code
17 11 (3.17%) SOQL
18 8 (2.31%) C
19 7 (2.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (8.07%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.76%) Degree
3 18 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.88%) ISEB
4 10 (2.88%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.02%) MCSE
6 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.73%) BC Cleared
8 5 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.58%) CCIE
9 2 (0.58%) CCNP
9 2 (0.58%) CCSP
9 2 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.58%) CISSP
9 2 (0.58%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.93%) QA
2 11 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.02%) COBIT
3 7 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.73%) HL7
5 2 (0.58%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.58%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (24.78%) Docker
2 25 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.63%) Active Directory
4 16 (4.61%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.02%) vSphere
5 7 (2.02%) Xen
6 5 (1.44%) vCloud
7 4 (1.15%) HDFS
8 3 (0.86%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.58%) pfSense
9 2 (0.58%) Squid
9 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.29%) oVirt
10 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 144 (41.50%) Puppet
2 92 (26.51%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (17.29%) Ansible
4 19 (5.48%) SCCM
4 19 (5.48%) SCOM
5 17 (4.90%) Nagios
6 15 (4.32%) Salt
7 13 (3.75%) logstash
8 10 (2.88%) Capistrano
8 10 (2.88%) Icinga
9 7 (2.02%) FreeIPA
9 7 (2.02%) SELinux
10 6 (1.73%) ZABBIX
11 5 (1.44%) CFEngine
11 5 (1.44%) Kibana
11 5 (1.44%) Opsview
12 4 (1.15%) Graphite
13 3 (0.86%) yum
14 2 (0.58%) Cacti
14 2 (0.58%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 56 (16.14%) Oracle
2 52 (14.99%) VMware
3 49 (14.12%) Splunk
4 37 (10.66%) Microsoft
5 26 (7.49%) Red Hat
6 18 (5.19%) Dell
7 14 (4.03%) Atlassian
8 13 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (3.17%) TIBCO
10 10 (2.88%) Adobe
10 10 (2.88%) ILOG
11 9 (2.59%) Rally
12 7 (2.02%) Citrix
12 7 (2.02%) Kofax
13 6 (1.73%) Google
13 6 (1.73%) IBM
13 6 (1.73%) Zend
14 5 (1.44%) AppDynamics
14 5 (1.44%) MuleSoft
14 5 (1.44%) Perforce
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