Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 541 536 643
Rank change year-on-year -5 +107 +70
Contract jobs citing Hudson 64 80 183
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.98% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 63 108
10th Percentile £224 £303 £275
25th Percentile £441 £350 £373
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
75th Percentile £625 £550 £575
90th Percentile £638 £595 £641
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £434
% change year-on-year - +15.27% -13.25%

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 7,674 8,180 17,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.91% 18.09% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,139 5,691 11,872
10th Percentile £347 £338 £340
25th Percentile £410 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £588 £588 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £644
UK median daily rate £495 £495 £480
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 119 233
10th Percentile £27.50 £18.25 £21.25
25th Percentile £40.00 £40.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £56.50 £53.51 £50.00
90th Percentile £65.50 £63.75 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £45.50 £47.50 £44.18
% change year-on-year -4.21% +7.51% +3.95%

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 14 May 2021.

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 14 May 2021. 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 46 £525 +5.00% 6
North of England +21 8 £213 -51.43% 2
North West +3 6 £181 -54.69% 2
South West +36 4 £449 -0.28% 2
South East +22 3 £625 +47.06% 1
Midlands +7 3 £475 +35.71% 1
Yorkshire +33 2 £225 -32.08%
East Midlands +14 2 £475 -20.83%
West Midlands +2 1 - - 1
Hudson
UK

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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 28 (43.75%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 24 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 23 (35.94%) SC Cleared
3 23 (35.94%) Linux
4 20 (31.25%) Windows
4 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.69%) Maven
6 17 (26.56%) Spring
6 17 (26.56%) Web Services
7 16 (25.00%) Confluence
7 16 (25.00%) JIRA
8 15 (23.44%) PowerShell
8 15 (23.44%) XML
8 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
9 14 (21.88%) Python
9 14 (21.88%) JMS
9 14 (21.88%) Subversion
9 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
9 14 (21.88%) REST
10 13 (20.31%) Docker
10 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
10 13 (20.31%) Social Skills
11 12 (18.75%) Azure
11 12 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (18.75%) Kubernetes
12 11 (17.19%) SDLC

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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 10 (15.63%) JBoss
2 10 (15.63%) Mule
2 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Fuse
3 7 (10.94%) Apache
3 7 (10.94%) Apache Spark
3 7 (10.94%) GemFire
4 4 (6.25%) Anypoint
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.56%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.75%) Azure
2 11 (17.19%) OpenShift
3 8 (12.50%) AWS
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (4.69%) GitHub
5 3 (4.69%) SaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.56%) Azure Storage
6 1 (1.56%) GCP
6 1 (1.56%) IaaS
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.56%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) HTTP
2 3 (4.69%) SAN
2 3 (4.69%) VSAN
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) DNS
4 1 (1.56%) FTP
4 1 (1.56%) IMAP
4 1 (1.56%) NAS
4 1 (1.56%) Skype
4 1 (1.56%) SMTP
4 1 (1.56%) SSH
4 1 (1.56%) SSL
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) VLAN
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) MongoDB
2 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
3 10 (15.63%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.56%) Power BI
6 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 19 (29.69%) Maven
4 16 (25.00%) JIRA
5 14 (21.88%) Subversion
6 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
7 12 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (17.19%) JUnit
9 10 (15.63%) FishEye
9 10 (15.63%) jMock
10 6 (9.38%) JMeter
10 6 (9.38%) Selenium
11 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (6.25%) Ant
13 3 (4.69%) Appium
13 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket Server
13 3 (4.69%) CruiseControl
13 3 (4.69%) LoadRunner
13 3 (4.69%) REST Assured
13 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Social Skills
3 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 10 (15.63%) Investment Banking
4 7 (10.94%) Financial Institution
5 4 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Developer
2 16 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Integration Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Java Middleware Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Middleware Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Senior Integration Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Senior Middleware Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Developer in Test
6 3 (4.69%) Splunk Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Spring
1 17 (26.56%) Web Services
2 15 (23.44%) XML
3 14 (21.88%) JMS
3 14 (21.88%) REST
4 10 (15.63%) Apache Camel
4 10 (15.63%) FpML
4 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
4 10 (15.63%) Java EE
4 10 (15.63%) JAXB
4 10 (15.63%) JTA
4 10 (15.63%) JTS
4 10 (15.63%) Middleware
4 10 (15.63%) Spring Integration
4 10 (15.63%) XSLT
5 7 (10.94%) SOAP
6 4 (6.25%) JDBC
6 4 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.56%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Fixed Income
2 9 (14.06%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.94%) Grid Computing
3 7 (10.94%) Hedge funds
3 7 (10.94%) Market Risk
4 4 (6.25%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.69%) Clustering
6 2 (3.13%) CMDB
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.56%) LPAR
7 1 (1.56%) NHS
7 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) Windows
3 11 (17.19%) Unix
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 10
5 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) CentOS
8 1 (1.56%) SUSE
8 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
3 11 (17.19%) SDLC
4 10 (15.63%) BDD
4 10 (15.63%) Build Automation
4 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (15.63%) Microservices
4 10 (15.63%) OO
4 10 (15.63%) TDD
4 10 (15.63%) UML
5 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.94%) Greeks
5 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
5 7 (10.94%) Numerical Analysis
5 7 (10.94%) PnL Attribution
5 7 (10.94%) Scenario Testing
5 7 (10.94%) Stress Testing
5 7 (10.94%) Task Automation
5 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 19 (29.69%) SQL
3 15 (23.44%) PowerShell
4 14 (21.88%) Python
5 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.94%) Java 8
7 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.69%) C#
8 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 23 (35.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Docker
2 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.25%) VMware NSX
5 3 (4.69%) vSphere
6 1 (1.56%) Ceph
6 1 (1.56%) KVM
6 1 (1.56%) NFS
6 1 (1.56%) QEMU
6 1 (1.56%) Samba
6 1 (1.56%) vCloud
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 7 (10.94%) Ansible
3 4 (6.25%) Nessus
3 4 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.56%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.56%) Nagios
5 1 (1.56%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.56%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
5 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Atlassian
1 10 (15.63%) Murex
1 10 (15.63%) Sybase
2 9 (14.06%) VMware
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.94%) Qualys
3 7 (10.94%) Remedy
4 4 (6.25%) MuleSoft
4 4 (6.25%) Rapid7
4 4 (6.25%) Splunk
5 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) Workday
6 2 (3.13%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco
6 2 (3.13%) Hitachi
6 2 (3.13%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Huawei
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) Veeam