Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 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
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 460 681 620
Rank change year-on-year +221 -61 +36
Contract jobs citing Hudson 71 134 288
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.25% 0.89% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 110 163
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £273 £184 £273
90th Percentile £655 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £394 £385
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 5,681 15,003 21,685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.87% 17.68% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,662 9,814 14,843
Median daily rate £485 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £325 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 238 222
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.02 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.58% -
10th Percentile £32.20 £24.25 £25.49
90th Percentile £57.80 £57.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hudson over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for Hudson in the UK

Hudson
Top 14 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 22 October 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
England +256 67 £450 +5.88% 18
London +188 38 £543 +0.93% 4
UK excluding London +205 31 £350 -11.11% 14
Work from Home -76 19 £450 -30.77% 2
North of England +116 12 £450 +12.50% 5
North West +99 9 £450 +12.50% 4
South East +166 5 £315 +5.00% 1
South West +113 5 £320 -3.03%
Midlands +86 5 £350 +3.70% 8
Yorkshire +73 3 - - 1
East Midlands +46 3 £350 +27.27%
East of England +91 2 £450 +16.13%
West Midlands +71 2 £400 - 8
Scotland +57 2 £111 -73.82%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 with a requirement for Hudson.

1 34 (47.89%) Java
2 30 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.21%) Windows
4 24 (33.80%) Jenkins
5 23 (32.39%) Spring
5 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
6 22 (30.99%) SC Cleared
6 22 (30.99%) JIRA
6 22 (30.99%) Python
7 21 (29.58%) SQL
7 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
8 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
8 20 (28.17%) Maven
8 20 (28.17%) Subversion
9 19 (26.76%) TDD
9 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
9 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
9 19 (26.76%) JMS
10 18 (25.35%) Confluence
11 17 (23.94%) AWS
11 17 (23.94%) Linux
11 17 (23.94%) Banking
11 17 (23.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (22.54%) DevOps
12 16 (22.54%) Microservices
12 16 (22.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
13 15 (21.13%) Finance
14 14 (19.72%) Hibernate

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 18 (25.35%) Confluence
2 14 (19.72%) JBoss
2 14 (19.72%) Red Hat Fuse
3 10 (14.08%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
4 7 (9.86%) Mule
5 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (7.04%) Apache Spark
6 5 (7.04%) Jetty
6 5 (7.04%) MQSeries
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
6 5 (7.04%) Tornado
7 3 (4.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.94%) AWS
2 14 (19.72%) Azure
3 7 (9.86%) Office 365
3 7 (9.86%) OpenShift
4 5 (7.04%) GCP
5 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (4.23%) SaaS
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.82%) CloudFront
7 2 (2.82%) GitHub
7 2 (2.82%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.41%) AWS CodeCommit
8 1 (1.41%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Logic Apps
8 1 (1.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) SSH
2 4 (5.63%) Firewall
3 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) AMQP
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) MPLS
5 1 (1.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.41%) Skype
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
3 14 (19.72%) MySQL
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
4 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (7.04%) Apache Hive
6 5 (7.04%) Big Data
6 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.82%) Power BI
8 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.41%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Jenkins
2 22 (30.99%) JIRA
3 21 (29.58%) Cucumber
4 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
4 20 (28.17%) Maven
4 20 (28.17%) Subversion
5 16 (22.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (19.72%) FishEye
6 14 (19.72%) Selenium
7 10 (14.08%) Ant
8 9 (12.68%) jMock
8 9 (12.68%) JUnit
9 6 (8.45%) Vagrant
10 5 (7.04%) ClearCase
10 5 (7.04%) Eclipse
10 5 (7.04%) GitLab
10 5 (7.04%) Gradle
10 5 (7.04%) IntelliJ
10 5 (7.04%) Mercurial
10 5 (7.04%) ProC
General
1 17 (23.94%) Banking
2 15 (21.13%) Finance
3 10 (14.08%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Front Office
5 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.23%) Public Sector
5 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 2 (2.82%) Retail
7 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) Housing Association
7 1 (1.41%) Local Government
7 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.63%) Integration Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Java Middleware Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle Specialist
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Integration Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Middleware Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) Spring
2 19 (26.76%) JMS
3 14 (19.72%) Hibernate
3 14 (19.72%) Middleware
3 14 (19.72%) XML
4 12 (16.90%) Apache Camel
4 12 (16.90%) Web Services
5 11 (15.49%) HTML
5 11 (15.49%) HTML5
5 11 (15.49%) REST
6 9 (12.68%) Java EE
6 9 (12.68%) JAXB
6 9 (12.68%) JTA
6 9 (12.68%) JTS
6 9 (12.68%) XSLT
7 7 (9.86%) FpML
7 7 (9.86%) MSMQ
7 7 (9.86%) Spring Integration
8 6 (8.45%) CSS
8 6 (8.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Fixed Income
2 6 (8.45%) NHS
2 6 (8.45%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.04%) Derivative
3 5 (7.04%) User Experience
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Linux
3 14 (19.72%) Unix
4 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.04%) Android
5 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
5 5 (7.04%) CentOS
5 5 (7.04%) Debian
5 5 (7.04%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) TDD
3 17 (23.94%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.54%) DevOps
4 16 (22.54%) Microservices
5 14 (19.72%) UML
6 11 (15.49%) Scrum
7 10 (14.08%) BDD
7 10 (14.08%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (14.08%) SDLC
8 9 (12.68%) OO
9 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.86%) Build Automation
10 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.04%) ATDD
12 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.04%) ETL
12 5 (7.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) Java
2 22 (30.99%) Python
3 21 (29.58%) SQL
4 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
6 10 (14.08%) Perl
6 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
6 10 (14.08%) Scala
7 8 (11.27%) VBScript
8 7 (9.86%) Ruby
9 6 (8.45%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.04%) C++
10 5 (7.04%) Clojure
10 5 (7.04%) ClojureScript
10 5 (7.04%) Groovy
10 5 (7.04%) Java 8
10 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
11 4 (5.63%) VBA
12 2 (2.82%) Apex Code
12 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
2 22 (30.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) CISM
3 2 (2.82%) CISSP
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.23%) NIST
1 3 (4.23%) NIST 800
1 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) SEPA
3 1 (1.41%) TARGET2
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
1 10 (14.08%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.45%) Ansible
2 6 (8.45%) Puppet
2 6 (8.45%) RSA Archer
3 5 (7.04%) Rundeck
3 5 (7.04%) Salt
4 3 (4.23%) Terraform
5 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.82%) SCCM
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.41%) Consul
6 1 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.41%) Nagios
6 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.41%) Packer
6 1 (1.41%) QRadar
6 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
1 14 (19.72%) Sybase
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle
3 10 (14.08%) Cloudera
3 10 (14.08%) Hortonworks
4 9 (12.68%) Atlassian
4 9 (12.68%) Murex
5 6 (8.45%) Twitter
6 5 (7.04%) Axway
6 5 (7.04%) Google
6 5 (7.04%) MuleSoft
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.04%) Sparx
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco
7 4 (5.63%) Splunk
8 3 (4.23%) Dynatrace
9 2 (2.82%) CyberArk
9 2 (2.82%) Facebook
9 2 (2.82%) Instagram
9 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow