Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 October 2018 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)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 187 188
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 +22
Contract jobs citing Hudson 18 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 1.72% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 18
South West median daily rate £295 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.25% -11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £273 £313 £380
90th Percentile £463 £453 £643
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £10.00

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,152 928 1,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.06% 16.84% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 559 693
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £563 £500 £534
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 43
South West median hourly rate £44.13 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £35.25 £32.80 £26.42
90th Percentile £50.08 £53.65 £51.33
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Hudson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Hudson in the South West

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hudson in the South West

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hudson in the South West over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hudson in the South West

Hudson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hudson in the South West

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Bristol -3 12 £295 -13.24%
Wiltshire -19 6 £425 - 2
Hudson
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for Hudson.

1 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (77.78%) Scrum
3 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Selenium
4 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
5 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 10 (55.56%) JUnit
6 9 (50.00%) Java
6 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (44.44%) TDD
7 8 (44.44%) Google
7 8 (44.44%) JIRA
7 8 (44.44%) Kanban
7 8 (44.44%) REST
8 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
8 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
8 7 (38.89%) TeamCity
8 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (38.89%) Web Design
8 7 (38.89%) CruiseControl
8 7 (38.89%) Pair Programming
9 6 (33.33%) Back Office
9 6 (33.33%) NUnit
9 6 (33.33%) Finance
9 6 (33.33%) Advertising
9 6 (33.33%) Degree
9 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) .NET

Hudson
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Fireworks
1 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) Selenium
3 10 (55.56%) JUnit
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
5 7 (38.89%) CruiseControl
5 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
5 7 (38.89%) TeamCity
6 6 (33.33%) NUnit
6 6 (33.33%) SpecFlow
7 5 (27.78%) Maven
7 5 (27.78%) Subversion
7 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
8 1 (5.56%) Ant
8 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
8 1 (5.56%) FishEye
8 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
8 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (33.33%) Advertising
1 6 (33.33%) Back Office
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) React Developer
3 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Scala Developer
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) REST
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
4 4 (22.22%) Handlebars
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) LESS
4 4 (22.22%) Mustache
4 4 (22.22%) React
4 4 (22.22%) Sass
5 3 (16.67%) Django
5 3 (16.67%) Guice
5 3 (16.67%) Play Framework
5 3 (16.67%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (44.44%) Kanban
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Pair Programming
6 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
6 7 (38.89%) Web Design
7 6 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (22.22%) API Development
8 4 (22.22%) BDD
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Open Source
8 4 (22.22%) SEO
8 4 (22.22%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) ES6
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Google
2 6 (33.33%) Cadence
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter