Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 February 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)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 702 566 586
Rank change year-on-year -136 +20 -70
Contract jobs citing Hudson 176 300 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% 1.87% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 172 229
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -7.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
UK median hourly rate £46.00 - £39.00
10th Percentile £45.50 - £37.05
90th Percentile £46.50 - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £39.00

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18,616 16,023 15,878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.50% 16.71% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,034 10,767 10,603
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 280 393
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £31.25 £22.16 £23.85
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Hudson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hudson over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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
England -139 154 £500 +15.27% 34
London -107 102 £500 +11.11% 12
UK excluding London -30 74 £425 - 32
South East -15 23 £425 -2.86% 4
East of England -8 14 £500 +17.65% 4
Northern Ireland - 12 £320 -
North of England -3 8 £413 +3.13% 9
Wales +9 5 £475 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire -9 5 £375 -4.76% 3
Scotland -27 5 £400 -15.79% 9
South West +8 4 £525 +23.53% 2
North West +2 3 £500 +8.11% 4
Midlands +2 2 £300 +3.45% 3
West Midlands +1 1 £400 +37.93%
East Midlands -3 1 £200 - 3

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 with a requirement for Hudson.

1 136 (77.27%) Jenkins
2 113 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (63.07%) Java
4 81 (46.02%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (42.05%) Git (software)
6 64 (36.36%) Maven
7 61 (34.66%) Scrum
8 60 (34.09%) DevOps
9 59 (33.52%) JavaScript
9 59 (33.52%) Spring
10 57 (32.39%) TDD
11 50 (28.41%) RESTful
12 48 (27.27%) Subversion
12 48 (27.27%) Linux
13 47 (26.70%) Microservices
14 46 (26.14%) SQL
15 44 (25.00%) Ant
16 43 (24.43%) Banking
17 42 (23.86%) Open Source
18 41 (23.30%) Finance
19 38 (21.59%) Test Automation
20 37 (21.02%) Configuration Management
21 35 (19.89%) REST
22 34 (19.32%) Puppet
22 34 (19.32%) Opscode Chef
22 34 (19.32%) Oracle
23 33 (18.75%) JIRA
23 33 (18.75%) TeamCity
23 33 (18.75%) BDD
24 32 (18.18%) Gradle

Hudson
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (7.95%) Apache Spark
2 13 (7.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (5.68%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.11%) Confluence
5 8 (4.55%) JBoss
6 7 (3.98%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.41%) Apache
8 5 (2.84%) IIS
8 5 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.70%) CMS
9 3 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.70%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.70%) Jetty
9 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.14%) Mongoose
11 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.84%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.84%) Google Checkout
3 5 (2.84%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.70%) npm
5 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.14%) Heroku
5 2 (1.14%) Serverless
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.57%) GitHub
6 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.25%) HTTP
2 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.14%) ATM
3 2 (1.14%) DNS
3 2 (1.14%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.14%) SSH
3 2 (1.14%) tcpdump
3 2 (1.14%) Wireless
4 1 (0.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.34%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.80%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.66%) Hadoop
4 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 13 (7.39%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.68%) DB2
6 10 (5.68%) GIS
7 9 (5.11%) Geospatial Data
8 5 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.84%) Big Data
8 5 (2.84%) Endeca
8 5 (2.84%) JasperReports
8 5 (2.84%) MySQL
8 5 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.84%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.70%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.70%) QlikView
9 3 (1.70%) SQLite
10 2 (1.14%) Redis
10 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 136 (77.27%) Jenkins
2 74 (42.05%) Git (software)
3 64 (36.36%) Maven
4 48 (27.27%) Subversion
5 44 (25.00%) Ant
6 33 (18.75%) JIRA
6 33 (18.75%) TeamCity
7 32 (18.18%) Gradle
8 26 (14.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (13.64%) JUnit
10 20 (11.36%) CruiseControl
10 20 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 19 (10.80%) MSBuild
12 17 (9.66%) Selenium
13 15 (8.52%) Eclipse
14 12 (6.82%) Cucumber
15 9 (5.11%) FishEye
15 9 (5.11%) WebDriver
16 7 (3.98%) Artifactory
16 7 (3.98%) Build Forge
General
1 43 (24.43%) Banking
2 41 (23.30%) Finance
3 11 (6.25%) Games
4 10 (5.68%) Publishing
5 9 (5.11%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.84%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Front Office
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (52.27%) Developer
2 45 (25.57%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.20%) Senior Developer
4 19 (10.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (8.52%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (6.82%) Agile Developer
7 12 (6.82%) Scala Developer
7 12 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.11%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (5.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (5.11%) Test Engineer
8 9 (5.11%) Tester
9 8 (4.55%) Environment Manager
9 8 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (33.52%) Spring
2 50 (28.41%) RESTful
3 35 (19.89%) REST
4 32 (18.18%) Web Services
5 30 (17.05%) Hibernate
5 30 (17.05%) HTML
6 29 (16.48%) CSS
7 27 (15.34%) .NET
8 23 (13.07%) JSON
9 22 (12.50%) Node.js
9 22 (12.50%) Spring MVC
10 18 (10.23%) AngularJS
11 17 (9.66%) JMS
11 17 (9.66%) SOAP
11 17 (9.66%) Spring Boot
12 16 (9.09%) HTML5
12 16 (9.09%) XML
13 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET
13 15 (8.52%) jQuery
13 15 (8.52%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (7.95%) Online Banking
3 11 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.68%) User Experience
5 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.27%) iPad
7 4 (2.27%) iPhone
8 3 (1.70%) Animation
8 3 (1.70%) Wiki
9 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.14%) Clustering
9 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.14%) EPoS
9 2 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.57%) Handset
10 1 (0.57%) IPTV
10 1 (0.57%) Photography
10 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.27%) Linux
2 21 (11.93%) Windows
3 18 (10.23%) Unix
4 10 (5.68%) Android
5 7 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.27%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.70%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.14%) CentOS
8 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (46.02%) Continuous Integration
3 61 (34.66%) Scrum
4 60 (34.09%) DevOps
5 57 (32.39%) TDD
6 47 (26.70%) Microservices
7 42 (23.86%) Open Source
8 38 (21.59%) Test Automation
9 37 (21.02%) Configuration Management
10 33 (18.75%) BDD
11 32 (18.18%) OO
11 32 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 29 (16.48%) Kanban
13 27 (15.34%) MVC
14 25 (14.20%) Domain-Driven Design
15 21 (11.93%) SOA
16 20 (11.36%) SOLID
17 18 (10.23%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (10.23%) High Availability
18 16 (9.09%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 111 (63.07%) Java
2 59 (33.52%) JavaScript
3 46 (26.14%) SQL
4 29 (16.48%) Python
5 28 (15.91%) C#
6 22 (12.50%) Ruby
7 14 (7.95%) PowerShell
8 13 (7.39%) Scala
8 13 (7.39%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.25%) Perl
10 9 (5.11%) C
10 9 (5.11%) Jython
11 5 (2.84%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.27%) C++
13 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.14%) ES6
14 2 (1.14%) PHP
14 2 (1.14%) XPath
15 1 (0.57%) F#
15 1 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (10.80%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.55%) Degree
4 5 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.70%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.80%) QA
2 9 (5.11%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (5.11%) EMIR
2 9 (5.11%) MiFID
3 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (13.07%) Docker
2 13 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.14%) iptables
4 2 (1.14%) NFS
5 1 (0.57%) GeoWebCache
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) Samba
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (19.32%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (19.32%) Puppet
2 31 (17.61%) Ansible
3 11 (6.25%) HP ALM
4 9 (5.11%) Terraform
5 6 (3.41%) Salt
6 5 (2.84%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.27%) Packer
8 2 (1.14%) Consul
8 2 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.14%) Nagios
9 1 (0.57%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.57%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Munin
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (19.32%) Oracle
2 16 (9.09%) Google
3 15 (8.52%) VMware
4 13 (7.39%) HP
5 11 (6.25%) Perforce
6 10 (5.68%) Atlassian
6 10 (5.68%) IBM
7 9 (5.11%) Green Hat
8 8 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.98%) Temenos
10 6 (3.41%) Microsoft
11 5 (2.84%) Adobe
11 5 (2.84%) Coremetrics
11 5 (2.84%) hybris
11 5 (2.84%) MuleSoft
11 5 (2.84%) PayPal
12 3 (1.70%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.70%) Cognos
12 3 (1.70%) Dynatrace
12 3 (1.70%) SaltStack