Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 663 678 578
Rank change year-on-year +15 -100 +8
Contract jobs citing Hudson 146 195 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 1.01% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 115 141
England median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -13.04%
10th Percentile £250 £273 £348
90th Percentile £675 £642 £575
UK median daily rate £438 £481 £450
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.94% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK median hourly rate £41.25 - -

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 15,461 19,230 16,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.87% 20.63% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,162 13,289 11,035
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £310
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 205 279
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.60%
10th Percentile £23.33 £26.50 £28.75
90th Percentile £56.50 £53.25 £55.50
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +0.59%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 +20 85 £525 - 13
North of England +25 19 £400 -28.89% 5
South East +18 13 £350 -30.00% 7
East of England +29 10 £388 +47.62% 4
South West -26 10 £345 -4.17% 3
Yorkshire +29 7 £450 +53.19% 3
Midlands +27 7 £400 +33.33% 1
North East - 7 £350 -
North West +18 5 £450 -21.74% 2
West Midlands +26 4 £469 +56.25% 1
East Midlands +30 3 £275 +37.50%
Hudson
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hudson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Hudson.

1 65 (44.52%) Jenkins
2 61 (41.78%) Java
3 56 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (29.45%) Linux
5 42 (28.77%) Git (software)
6 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
7 35 (23.97%) SQL
7 35 (23.97%) Test Automation
8 33 (22.60%) DevOps
8 33 (22.60%) Windows
8 33 (22.60%) Python
8 33 (22.60%) TDD
9 32 (21.92%) Spring
10 28 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (17.81%) Scala
11 26 (17.81%) Finance
11 26 (17.81%) Web Services
12 25 (17.12%) Microsoft
12 25 (17.12%) Subversion
12 25 (17.12%) Azure
13 24 (16.44%) Twitter
14 23 (15.75%) AWS
14 23 (15.75%) Selenium
15 22 (15.07%) RESTful
15 22 (15.07%) Node.js
15 22 (15.07%) BDD
16 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
16 21 (14.38%) Gradle
16 21 (14.38%) JIRA
17 20 (13.70%) Security Cleared

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 16 (10.96%) Confluence
2 10 (6.85%) JBoss
3 9 (6.16%) Jetty
3 9 (6.16%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.16%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.11%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.42%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.74%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.68%) CMS
10 1 (0.68%) IIS
10 1 (0.68%) nginx
10 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.68%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.12%) Azure
2 23 (15.75%) AWS
3 11 (7.53%) Office 365
4 7 (4.79%) GitHub
5 6 (4.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (3.42%) IaaS
7 4 (2.74%) SaaS
7 4 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.37%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.37%) GCP
8 2 (1.37%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.37%) npm
8 2 (1.37%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.68%) PaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) DNS
2 8 (5.48%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.11%) HTTP
3 6 (4.11%) SSH
4 5 (3.42%) DHCP
5 4 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.74%) Firewall
5 4 (2.74%) Kerberos
5 4 (2.74%) SMTP
6 3 (2.05%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.05%) MPLS
6 3 (2.05%) VLAN
6 3 (2.05%) VSAN
7 2 (1.37%) BGP
7 2 (1.37%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.37%) Internet
7 2 (1.37%) LAN
7 2 (1.37%) OSPF
7 2 (1.37%) SAN
7 2 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) Hadoop
2 11 (7.53%) MySQL
2 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.48%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.42%) Big Data
6 5 (3.42%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.74%) Blockchain
7 4 (2.74%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.37%) HBase
9 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 65 (44.52%) Jenkins
2 42 (28.77%) Git (software)
3 25 (17.12%) Subversion
4 23 (15.75%) Selenium
5 21 (14.38%) Gradle
5 21 (14.38%) JIRA
6 20 (13.70%) Cucumber
6 20 (13.70%) Maven
7 14 (9.59%) Ant
8 13 (8.90%) JUnit
9 12 (8.22%) Eclipse
10 11 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (5.48%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (4.79%) JMeter
13 6 (4.11%) FishEye
14 5 (3.42%) ClearCase
14 5 (3.42%) IntelliJ
14 5 (3.42%) Mercurial
14 5 (3.42%) Poseidon for UML
14 5 (3.42%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (17.81%) Finance
2 13 (8.90%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Retail
4 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.74%) Front Office
6 2 (1.37%) Back Office
6 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Law
6 2 (1.37%) Legal
6 2 (1.37%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (29.45%) Developer
2 17 (11.64%) Analyst
3 16 (10.96%) Scala Developer
4 13 (8.90%) Java Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Consultant
6 9 (6.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.16%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.48%) Architect
8 7 (4.79%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.79%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Agile Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (3.42%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Server Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.92%) Spring
2 26 (17.81%) Web Services
3 22 (15.07%) Node.js
3 22 (15.07%) RESTful
4 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
5 19 (13.01%) Hibernate
5 19 (13.01%) HTML
5 19 (13.01%) REST
6 18 (12.33%) Play Framework
7 15 (10.27%) CSS
7 15 (10.27%) Spring MVC
8 14 (9.59%) HTML5
8 14 (9.59%) JSON
9 13 (8.90%) Spring Boot
9 13 (8.90%) XML
10 12 (8.22%) JPA
11 10 (6.85%) SOAP
12 9 (6.16%) CSS3
12 9 (6.16%) JMS
12 9 (6.16%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (3.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.42%) Derivative
2 5 (3.42%) User Experience
3 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.05%) Equities
4 3 (2.05%) NHS
5 2 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.37%) New Media
5 2 (1.37%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.45%) Linux
2 33 (22.60%) Windows
3 12 (8.22%) CentOS
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.79%) Android
5 7 (4.79%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.79%) Debian
6 6 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.42%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.42%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.74%) Unix
8 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.05%) VMS
10 2 (1.37%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.37%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.68%) Solaris
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.97%) Test Automation
3 33 (22.60%) DevOps
3 33 (22.60%) TDD
4 28 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (15.07%) BDD
6 20 (13.70%) Open Source
6 20 (13.70%) Scrum
7 17 (11.64%) Configuration Management
8 15 (10.27%) Architectural Design
8 15 (10.27%) High Availability
8 15 (10.27%) MVC
9 14 (9.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (9.59%) Release Management
10 13 (8.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (8.90%) Pair Programming
11 12 (8.22%) Acceptance Criteria
11 12 (8.22%) Kanban
11 12 (8.22%) UML
12 11 (7.53%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.78%) Java
2 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
3 35 (23.97%) SQL
4 33 (22.60%) Python
5 26 (17.81%) Scala
6 17 (11.64%) Bash Shell
6 17 (11.64%) Ruby
7 13 (8.90%) PowerShell
8 10 (6.85%) Perl
9 8 (5.48%) C#
9 8 (5.48%) C++
9 8 (5.48%) Clojure
9 8 (5.48%) ClojureScript
10 7 (4.79%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.11%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.42%) Groovy
13 4 (2.74%) VBA
14 3 (2.05%) PHP
15 2 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.33%) Degree
3 17 (11.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.74%) CCNA
6 3 (2.05%) CCNP
6 3 (2.05%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.05%) MCP
6 3 (2.05%) MCSA
6 3 (2.05%) MCSE
7 2 (1.37%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.68%) CBAP
8 1 (0.68%) CCIE
8 1 (0.68%) CISSP
8 1 (0.68%) IIBA
8 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.68%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.27%) Docker
3 6 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.74%) Samba
5 3 (2.05%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.37%) vSphere
7 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.68%) NFS
7 1 (0.68%) vCloud
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) Kubernetes
1 12 (8.22%) Puppet
2 9 (6.16%) Ansible
2 9 (6.16%) Salt
3 7 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.74%) Ambari
4 4 (2.74%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (2.05%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.05%) vRealize
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.37%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.37%) SCCM
6 2 (1.37%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.37%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.68%) Cacti
7 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.68%) Nagios
7 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.44%) Twitter
3 19 (13.01%) VMware
4 14 (9.59%) Oracle
4 14 (9.59%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.53%) Hortonworks
6 8 (5.48%) Cisco
7 7 (4.79%) Google
8 6 (4.11%) Cloudera
9 5 (3.42%) Sybase
10 4 (2.74%) Altova
10 4 (2.74%) Perforce
10 4 (2.74%) Splunk
11 3 (2.05%) Citrix
11 3 (2.05%) CommVault
11 3 (2.05%) Dell
11 3 (2.05%) EMC
12 2 (1.37%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.37%) Novell
12 2 (1.37%) SAP