Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 431 651 688
Rank change year-on-year +220 +37 -98
Contract jobs citing Hudson 82 159 182
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% 0.98% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 113 110
Median daily rate £450 £475 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -3.80% +9.72%
10th Percentile £315 £250 £273
90th Percentile £631 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £455 £430 £488
% change year-on-year +5.81% -11.79% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
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 5,901 16,169 19,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.44% 19.29% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,847 10,686 13,381
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £340 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £623
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 235 208
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £23.35 £21.25 £26.43
90th Percentile £58.40 £55.00 £59.13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +1.19%

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Hudson in England

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hudson in England.

Daily rate trend for Hudson in England

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hudson in England over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Hudson in England

Hudson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hudson in England.

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 3 August 2020. 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 +160 42 £500 -4.76%
North of England +118 16 £400 -
North West +85 13 £400 -11.11%
South East +173 10 £315 -10.00% 3
South West +82 8 £450 +25.00%
Midlands +90 4 £400 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire +83 3 - -
East of England +68 2 £425 +9.68% 2
West Midlands +66 2 £400 -14.67% 1
East Midlands +60 2 - -
Hudson
UK

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 39 (47.56%) Java
2 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (40.24%) Jenkins
4 30 (36.59%) Security Cleared
5 29 (35.37%) SC Cleared
5 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
6 27 (32.93%) Python
6 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (31.71%) SQL
7 26 (31.71%) Windows
8 23 (28.05%) Test Automation
9 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
9 21 (25.61%) Linux
10 20 (24.39%) BDD
10 20 (24.39%) JIRA
11 19 (23.17%) JMS
12 18 (21.95%) Web Services
13 17 (20.73%) TDD
13 17 (20.73%) Banking
13 17 (20.73%) Subversion
13 17 (20.73%) Spring
13 17 (20.73%) Cucumber
14 16 (19.51%) AWS
14 16 (19.51%) Scrum
15 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.29%) Maven
15 15 (18.29%) DevOps
16 14 (17.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (17.07%) Confluence
16 14 (17.07%) XML

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 14 (17.07%) Confluence
2 13 (15.85%) JBoss
3 12 (14.63%) Red Hat Fuse
4 11 (13.41%) WebLogic
5 10 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (7.32%) Apache Spark
6 6 (7.32%) Mule
6 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
7 5 (6.10%) Jetty
7 5 (6.10%) MQSeries
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (6.10%) Tornado
8 2 (2.44%) Anypoint
9 1 (1.22%) Apache
9 1 (1.22%) Appian
9 1 (1.22%) SAS
9 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) AWS
2 11 (13.41%) Azure
3 10 (12.20%) Apigee
4 6 (7.32%) OpenShift
4 6 (7.32%) SaaS
5 5 (6.10%) GCP
5 5 (6.10%) GitHub
6 4 (4.88%) Office 365
7 2 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.44%) IaaS
7 2 (2.44%) PaaS
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.22%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.22%) Kong
8 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.22%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.22%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (1.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) SSH
2 3 (3.66%) Internet
2 3 (3.66%) NAS
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) Skype
3 2 (2.44%) SMTP
4 1 (1.22%) AMQP
4 1 (1.22%) DHCP
4 1 (1.22%) DNS
4 1 (1.22%) MPLS
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.63%) MySQL
3 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.54%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.10%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.10%) Big Data
5 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.22%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.22%) Power BI
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (40.24%) Jenkins
2 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
3 20 (24.39%) JIRA
4 17 (20.73%) Cucumber
4 17 (20.73%) Subversion
5 15 (18.29%) Maven
6 14 (17.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (14.63%) FishEye
8 11 (13.41%) Selenium
9 10 (12.20%) Ant
10 7 (8.54%) jMock
10 7 (8.54%) JUnit
11 6 (7.32%) Bitbucket Server
11 6 (7.32%) Gradle
11 6 (7.32%) Vagrant
12 5 (6.10%) ClearCase
12 5 (6.10%) GitLab
12 5 (6.10%) Leiningen
12 5 (6.10%) Mercurial
12 5 (6.10%) Poseidon for UML
General
1 17 (20.73%) Banking
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 9 (10.98%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.88%) Front Office
6 3 (3.66%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.44%) Retail
8 1 (1.22%) Marketing
8 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Developer
2 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
3 6 (7.32%) Architect
3 6 (7.32%) Consultant
3 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
4 5 (6.10%) Automation Tester
4 5 (6.10%) Data Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
4 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.10%) Tester
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Integration Specialist
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Specialist
5 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Systems Integration Specialist
6 3 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.66%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Desktop Support
6 3 (3.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.17%) JMS
2 18 (21.95%) Web Services
3 17 (20.73%) Spring
4 14 (17.07%) XML
5 12 (14.63%) Hibernate
5 12 (14.63%) Middleware
6 11 (13.41%) Apache Camel
6 11 (13.41%) HTML
6 11 (13.41%) HTML5
6 11 (13.41%) Swagger
7 10 (12.20%) REST
8 9 (10.98%) OAuth
8 9 (10.98%) OAuth2
8 9 (10.98%) OpenID
9 7 (8.54%) Java EE
9 7 (8.54%) JAXB
9 7 (8.54%) JSON
9 7 (8.54%) JTA
9 7 (8.54%) JTS
9 7 (8.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.10%) Derivative
2 5 (6.10%) User Experience
3 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.88%) NHS
4 3 (3.66%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.22%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Windows
2 21 (25.61%) Linux
3 12 (14.63%) Unix
3 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 11 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.54%) Windows 10
6 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (6.10%) Android
7 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.10%) CentOS
7 5 (6.10%) Debian
7 5 (6.10%) Mac OS X
7 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (28.05%) Test Automation
4 20 (24.39%) BDD
5 17 (20.73%) TDD
6 16 (19.51%) Scrum
7 15 (18.29%) DevOps
8 12 (14.63%) UML
9 11 (13.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (12.20%) Microservices
11 9 (10.98%) Migration
12 7 (8.54%) Kanban
12 7 (8.54%) OO
12 7 (8.54%) SDLC
12 7 (8.54%) SOA
13 6 (7.32%) API Design
13 6 (7.32%) Build Automation
13 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Automation
13 6 (7.32%) Test Management
14 5 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) Java
2 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
3 27 (32.93%) Python
4 26 (31.71%) SQL
5 13 (15.85%) PowerShell
6 12 (14.63%) Perl
7 11 (13.41%) Scala
8 10 (12.20%) PL/SQL
9 8 (9.76%) Ruby
10 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
10 7 (8.54%) Groovy
11 5 (6.10%) C++
11 5 (6.10%) Clojure
11 5 (6.10%) ClojureScript
11 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
11 5 (6.10%) VBScript
12 4 (4.88%) VBA
13 3 (3.66%) Go
13 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
14 2 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (36.59%) Security Cleared
2 29 (35.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Docker
2 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Kubernetes
2 8 (9.76%) Ansible
3 7 (8.54%) Puppet
3 7 (8.54%) Salt
4 4 (4.88%) SCCM
4 4 (4.88%) Terraform
5 3 (3.66%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (3.66%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.44%) Rancher
6 2 (2.44%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.44%) WSUS
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.22%) Consul
7 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Nagios
7 1 (1.22%) Packer
7 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle
1 12 (14.63%) Sybase
1 12 (14.63%) Twitter
2 10 (12.20%) Cloudera
2 10 (12.20%) Hortonworks
2 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.98%) Google
4 8 (9.76%) MuleSoft
4 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.54%) Atlassian
5 7 (8.54%) Murex
6 5 (6.10%) Axway
6 5 (6.10%) Cisco
6 5 (6.10%) CommVault
6 5 (6.10%) Dell
6 5 (6.10%) Sparx
6 5 (6.10%) VMware
7 4 (4.88%) EMC
7 4 (4.88%) HP
8 3 (3.66%) Hitachi