Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Hudson skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hudson over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Hudson (HudsonCI)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 661 576 585
Rank change year-on-year -85 +9 -118
Contract jobs citing Hudson 202 291 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.14% 1.80% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 201 181
England median daily rate £475 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £319
90th Percentile £623 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
England median hourly rate - £10.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -74.19% -18.42%
UK median hourly rate - £10.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year - -74.19% -18.42%

Hudson is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17789 16192 15056
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.76% 16.60% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12471 10949 10116
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £280
90th Percentile £609 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 234 285
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.93 £26.18 £23.85
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Hudson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Hudson in England

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hudson in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hudson in England

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hudson in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hudson in England

Hudson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hudson in England

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -71 126 £525 - 12
North of England +45 28 £375 -10.71% 7
South East -13 22 £425 +21.26% 2
Yorkshire +26 14 £375 -10.71% 2
South West -3 14 £378 -13.71% 1
Midlands +37 12 £413 +15.38% 3
West Midlands +27 11 £400 +37.93% 2
North West +23 11 £413 -2.94% 4
North East +57 3 £405 +4.52% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £425 - 1
Hudson
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Hudson.

1 168 (83.17%) Jenkins
2 137 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (59.41%) Java
4 94 (46.53%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (40.59%) Git (software)
6 68 (33.66%) TDD
7 66 (32.67%) Maven
7 66 (32.67%) Scrum
7 66 (32.67%) Linux
8 60 (29.70%) Oracle
8 60 (29.70%) Spring
8 60 (29.70%) RESTful
9 58 (28.71%) Subversion
9 58 (28.71%) JavaScript
10 56 (27.72%) Test Automation
11 55 (27.23%) Web Services
12 54 (26.73%) HTML
13 50 (24.75%) SQL
14 48 (23.76%) BDD
14 48 (23.76%) DevOps
15 45 (22.28%) Python
16 42 (20.79%) CSS
16 42 (20.79%) Hibernate
16 42 (20.79%) Selenium
17 40 (19.80%) XML
17 40 (19.80%) Puppet
18 39 (19.31%) Configuration Management
19 37 (18.32%) SOA
20 36 (17.82%) Unix
20 36 (17.82%) Relational Database

Hudson
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 32 (15.84%) Apache Spark
2 19 (9.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (8.42%) JBoss
4 15 (7.43%) WebLogic
5 14 (6.93%) GlassFish
6 11 (5.45%) WebSphere
7 10 (4.95%) WildFly
8 7 (3.47%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.97%) Confluence
10 5 (2.48%) Apache
10 5 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.98%) IIS
11 4 (1.98%) Jetty
12 3 (1.49%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.99%) Mule
14 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.95%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 10 (4.95%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 9 (4.46%) npm
4 7 (3.47%) GitHub
4 7 (3.47%) IaaS
4 7 (3.47%) PaaS
5 5 (2.48%) Google Analytics
5 5 (2.48%) Google Checkout
5 5 (2.48%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.99%) Heroku
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.50%) Office 365
8 1 (0.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.45%) HTTP
1 11 (5.45%) Internet
2 8 (3.96%) Firewall
3 3 (1.49%) AMQP
3 3 (1.49%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.82%) Relational Database
2 30 (14.85%) NoSQL
3 28 (13.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 28 (13.86%) MySQL
4 27 (13.37%) MongoDB
5 22 (10.89%) Hadoop
6 16 (7.92%) RDBMS
7 15 (7.43%) Big Data
7 15 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (6.93%) Oracle Database
8 14 (6.93%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.97%) SQLite
10 5 (2.48%) Endeca
10 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.98%) DB2
12 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.50%) DataStax
13 1 (0.50%) HBase
13 1 (0.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 168 (83.17%) Jenkins
2 82 (40.59%) Git (software)
3 66 (32.67%) Maven
4 58 (28.71%) Subversion
5 42 (20.79%) Selenium
6 34 (16.83%) JIRA
7 33 (16.34%) JUnit
8 31 (15.35%) Ant
8 31 (15.35%) Eclipse
9 28 (13.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 28 (13.86%) WebDriver
10 25 (12.38%) Cucumber
10 25 (12.38%) Gradle
11 23 (11.39%) TeamCity
12 17 (8.42%) Octopus Deploy
13 16 (7.92%) MSBuild
14 15 (7.43%) Artifactory
15 11 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (4.95%) JBehave
17 9 (4.46%) Oracle APEX
General
1 35 (17.33%) Finance
2 32 (15.84%) Banking
3 8 (3.96%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.47%) Games
4 7 (3.47%) Publishing
4 7 (3.47%) Retail
5 4 (1.98%) Advertising
6 3 (1.49%) Marketing
7 2 (0.99%) Front Office
7 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (53.47%) Developer
2 47 (23.27%) Java Developer
3 27 (13.37%) Senior Developer
4 24 (11.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (7.43%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (7.43%) Tester
6 12 (5.94%) .NET Developer
6 12 (5.94%) Automation Tester
6 12 (5.94%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (5.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (5.94%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (4.95%) Digital Developer
8 10 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (4.46%) Java Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) Salesforce Developer
10 8 (3.96%) Administrator
10 8 (3.96%) Lead Developer
10 8 (3.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (29.70%) RESTful
1 60 (29.70%) Spring
2 55 (27.23%) Web Services
3 54 (26.73%) HTML
4 42 (20.79%) CSS
4 42 (20.79%) Hibernate
5 40 (19.80%) XML
6 33 (16.34%) .NET
7 26 (12.87%) Spring Boot
8 25 (12.38%) Node.js
9 24 (11.88%) Java EE
9 24 (11.88%) JMS
9 24 (11.88%) REST
10 22 (10.89%) SOAP
11 20 (9.90%) AngularJS
12 19 (9.41%) JSON
13 18 (8.91%) Spring MVC
14 17 (8.42%) Ajax
15 16 (7.92%) Elastic Stack
16 15 (7.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.42%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.92%) User Experience
3 11 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.45%) Online Banking
4 10 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.97%) Interactive TV
5 6 (2.97%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.97%) Video on Demand
5 6 (2.97%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.97%) Wiki
6 5 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.98%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.49%) MHEG
9 2 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.99%) NHS
10 1 (0.50%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.50%) Fintech
10 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 66 (32.67%) Linux
2 36 (17.82%) Unix
3 21 (10.40%) Android
4 20 (9.90%) Windows
5 15 (7.43%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.98%) CentOS
6 4 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.49%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.50%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.50%) VMS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (46.53%) Continuous Integration
3 68 (33.66%) TDD
4 66 (32.67%) Scrum
5 56 (27.72%) Test Automation
6 48 (23.76%) BDD
6 48 (23.76%) DevOps
7 39 (19.31%) Configuration Management
8 37 (18.32%) SOA
9 31 (15.35%) OO
10 30 (14.85%) Open Source
11 29 (14.36%) Microservices
11 29 (14.36%) Software Engineering
12 25 (12.38%) Kanban
12 25 (12.38%) MVC
13 18 (8.91%) Analytics
14 17 (8.42%) High Availability
15 16 (7.92%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (7.92%) Software Testing
16 15 (7.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (59.41%) Java
2 58 (28.71%) JavaScript
3 50 (24.75%) SQL
4 45 (22.28%) Python
5 21 (10.40%) C#
6 18 (8.91%) Scala
7 17 (8.42%) PowerShell
8 14 (6.93%) Bash Shell
9 11 (5.45%) PHP
10 10 (4.95%) Apex Code
10 10 (4.95%) SOQL
11 9 (4.46%) Ruby
12 8 (3.96%) Shell Script
13 7 (3.47%) Jython
13 7 (3.47%) Perl
13 7 (3.47%) PL/SQL
13 7 (3.47%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 5 (2.48%) C++
15 4 (1.98%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (9.90%) Degree
2 9 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.47%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (2.48%) ISEB
4 5 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.50%) CISA
8 1 (0.50%) CISM
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.39%) QA
2 6 (2.97%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (2.97%) EMIR
2 6 (2.97%) MiFID
3 2 (0.99%) HL7
4 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.50%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (14.85%) Docker
2 8 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.98%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.99%) Xen
5 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.50%) HDFS
5 1 (0.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 40 (19.80%) Puppet
2 25 (12.38%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (11.88%) Ansible
4 18 (8.91%) Terraform
5 8 (3.96%) logstash
6 7 (3.47%) Kibana
7 6 (2.97%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.98%) Nagios
8 4 (1.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.49%) Grafana
9 3 (1.49%) Graphite
9 3 (1.49%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (1.49%) Packer
9 3 (1.49%) Rancher
9 3 (1.49%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.50%) CloudHub
11 1 (0.50%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.50%) SCCM
11 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (29.70%) Oracle
2 11 (5.45%) Google
2 11 (5.45%) HP
3 10 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (4.46%) IBM
5 8 (3.96%) VMware
6 7 (3.47%) Green Hat
6 7 (3.47%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.47%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.97%) Dynatrace
7 6 (2.97%) Temenos
8 5 (2.48%) Coremetrics
8 5 (2.48%) hybris
8 5 (2.48%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.48%) PayPal
8 5 (2.48%) Perforce
9 4 (1.98%) Sybase
10 3 (1.49%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.49%) Murex
10 3 (1.49%) OpenTV