The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Hudson skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hudson over the 3 months to 28 March 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 71 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing Hudson 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 0.69% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 6.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £438 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -2.77% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.25 -

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 81 101 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.33% 9.99% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 70 82
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £348 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +34.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Hudson as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Hudson in Reading

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hudson in Reading

Hudson
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Hudson.

1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) Ansible
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) GitHub
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Capybara
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Terraform
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Hudson
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Capybara
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (25.00%) TestLink
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) CentOS
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat