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 3 months to 24 June 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)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 471 459 481
Rank change year-on-year -12 +22  
Contract jobs citing Hudson 130 188 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.60% 2.26% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 151 107
Median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8108 8337 7452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.53% 15.50% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5544 5751 4903
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 117 £425 -17.87% 29
London -37 58 £494 -8.56% 18
West Yorkshire +36 17 £350 -6.66%
Leeds +35 17 £350 -6.66%
Yorkshire +33 17 £350 -6.66%
North West +32 15 £400 +21.21% 1
South West +4 14 £433 -3.77% 2
Manchester +23 13 £400 +90.47%
Scotland +29 9 £488 +30.00% 3
Plymouth - 9 £433 -
Devon - 9 £433 -
Glasgow +1 7 £525 +40.00% 2
South East +16 6 £438 +16.66% 3
Wales -1 4 £425 -
East Midlands - 4 £425 -
Derbyshire - 4 £425 -
South Wales -3 3 £500 -
West Midlands - 3 - - 3
Edinburgh +3 2 £450 +20.00% 1
Gloucestershire +2 2 - - 2
Wiltshire 0 2 - -
Cardiff 0 2 £500 -
Corsham -5 2 - -
City of London -18 2 £475 -17.39% 4
Salford - 2 £406 -
Warwick - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £425 -
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Cheshire +25 1 - -
Berkshire +23 1 - - 1

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

1 249 (82.18%) Jenkins
2 195 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (52.48%) Java
4 136 (44.88%) Git (software)
5 127 (41.91%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (33.00%) DevOps
7 95 (31.35%) HTML
8 93 (30.69%) Test Automation
9 92 (30.36%) Scrum
10 85 (28.05%) SQL
11 84 (27.72%) Maven
12 83 (27.39%) JavaScript
13 81 (26.73%) XML
14 79 (26.07%) Linux
15 76 (25.08%) Unix
16 72 (23.76%) Selenium
17 69 (22.77%) TDD
17 69 (22.77%) SOAP
18 67 (22.11%) Spring
19 64 (21.12%) Banking
20 63 (20.79%) Subversion
21 60 (19.80%) Python
21 60 (19.80%) Relational Database
22 59 (19.47%) CSS
22 59 (19.47%) Puppet
23 58 (19.14%) OO
24 57 (18.81%) Finance
24 57 (18.81%) Ansible
25 56 (18.48%) Web Services
26 54 (17.82%) Ant

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 27 (8.91%) CMS
2 18 (5.94%) Apache
2 18 (5.94%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.61%) JBoss
4 15 (4.95%) WebSphere
5 14 (4.62%) ColdFusion
6 10 (3.30%) Apache Spark
6 10 (3.30%) Railo
7 9 (2.97%) Confluence
8 8 (2.64%) GlassFish
8 8 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (2.64%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (2.31%) IIS
9 7 (2.31%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.98%) Drupal
11 5 (1.65%) Apache Pig
11 5 (1.65%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.65%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.99%) InVision
2 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.28%) GitHub
4 11 (3.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 11 (3.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 5 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.32%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.99%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.66%) Google Checkout
8 2 (0.66%) Office 365
8 2 (0.66%) Slack
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.33%) IaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Loggly
9 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.63%) Internet
2 10 (3.30%) LDAP
3 9 (2.97%) HTTP
4 8 (2.64%) DNS
5 5 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.32%) Network Security
6 4 (1.32%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.66%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.66%) SSH
7 2 (0.66%) SSL
8 1 (0.33%) Firewall
8 1 (0.33%) NAS
8 1 (0.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.80%) Relational Database
2 33 (10.89%) DB2
3 29 (9.57%) MySQL
4 26 (8.58%) MongoDB
4 26 (8.58%) SQL Server
5 20 (6.60%) Hadoop
5 20 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (6.27%) NoSQL
7 18 (5.94%) Oracle Database
8 16 (5.28%) Big Data
9 15 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (3.63%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.31%) HBase
13 6 (1.98%) SQLite
14 5 (1.65%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.65%) DataStax
14 5 (1.65%) Sqoop
15 3 (0.99%) MariaDB
15 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 249 (82.18%) Jenkins
2 136 (44.88%) Git (software)
3 84 (27.72%) Maven
4 72 (23.76%) Selenium
5 63 (20.79%) Subversion
6 54 (17.82%) Ant
7 53 (17.49%) Gradle
7 53 (17.49%) JIRA
8 52 (17.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 46 (15.18%) Cucumber
10 42 (13.86%) TeamCity
11 38 (12.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (11.88%) Eclipse
12 36 (11.88%) JUnit
13 28 (9.24%) WebDriver
14 26 (8.58%) Octopus Deploy
15 19 (6.27%) JMeter
15 19 (6.27%) Vagrant
16 17 (5.61%) MSBuild
17 16 (5.28%) Bitbucket
General
1 64 (21.12%) Banking
2 57 (18.81%) Finance
3 13 (4.29%) Marketing
4 10 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.64%) Games
6 5 (1.65%) Legal
6 5 (1.65%) Retail
7 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.99%) Electronics
8 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Billing
9 2 (0.66%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) iGaming
10 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (47.85%) Developer
2 75 (24.75%) Java Developer
3 45 (14.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (10.56%) Tester
5 29 (9.57%) Automation Tester
6 23 (7.59%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (5.61%) J2EE Developer
8 17 (5.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 15 (4.95%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.62%) Architect
10 14 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 14 (4.62%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.29%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.29%) Java Engineer
12 11 (3.63%) Administrator
13 10 (3.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 10 (3.30%) Selenium Tester
13 10 (3.30%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (31.35%) HTML
2 81 (26.73%) XML
3 69 (22.77%) SOAP
4 67 (22.11%) Spring
5 59 (19.47%) CSS
6 56 (18.48%) Web Services
7 49 (16.17%) RESTful
8 45 (14.85%) .NET
9 38 (12.54%) JSON
10 33 (10.89%) Hibernate
11 32 (10.56%) REST
12 31 (10.23%) J2EE
13 29 (9.57%) EJB
13 29 (9.57%) jQuery
14 23 (7.59%) HTML5
15 21 (6.93%) Protocol Buffers
16 18 (5.94%) Ajax
17 17 (5.61%) JMS
17 17 (5.61%) Node.js
18 16 (5.28%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.27%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.94%) User Experience
4 16 (5.28%) Client/Server
5 14 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.29%) Online Banking
7 10 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.31%) Fintech
9 6 (1.98%) Derivative
9 6 (1.98%) Wiki
10 5 (1.65%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.65%) Clustering
10 5 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.65%) OTC Derivatives
10 5 (1.65%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.99%) Interactive TV
12 3 (0.99%) MHEG
12 3 (0.99%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 79 (26.07%) Linux
2 76 (25.08%) Unix
3 32 (10.56%) Windows
4 14 (4.62%) Android
5 13 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.31%) CentOS
6 7 (2.31%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.65%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.66%) Debian
8 2 (0.66%) VMS
9 1 (0.33%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.33%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (41.91%) Continuous Integration
3 100 (33.00%) DevOps
4 93 (30.69%) Test Automation
5 92 (30.36%) Scrum
6 69 (22.77%) TDD
7 58 (19.14%) OO
8 46 (15.18%) BDD
9 44 (14.52%) Microservices
10 43 (14.19%) Open Source
11 37 (12.21%) Configuration Management
12 36 (11.88%) Software Engineering
13 35 (11.55%) Domain-Driven Design
13 35 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (10.23%) OOA/OOD
15 30 (9.90%) SDLC
16 27 (8.91%) SOA
17 26 (8.58%) Refactoring
18 25 (8.25%) Enterprise Architecture
19 24 (7.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (52.48%) Java
2 85 (28.05%) SQL
3 83 (27.39%) JavaScript
4 60 (19.80%) Python
5 41 (13.53%) Shell Script
6 32 (10.56%) Bash Shell
7 30 (9.90%) Ruby
8 26 (8.58%) C#
8 26 (8.58%) PHP
9 23 (7.59%) Perl
9 23 (7.59%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.29%) Groovy
11 11 (3.63%) Apex Code
11 11 (3.63%) PL/SQL
11 11 (3.63%) SOQL
12 10 (3.30%) Scala
13 8 (2.64%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.66%) Clojure
15 2 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (6.27%) Degree
2 16 (5.28%) ISTQB
2 16 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.97%) Master's Degree
4 7 (2.31%) ISEB
4 7 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.98%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.65%) CISA
6 5 (1.65%) CISM
6 5 (1.65%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.23%) QA
2 28 (9.24%) Dodd-Frank
2 28 (9.24%) EMIR
2 28 (9.24%) MiFID
3 6 (1.98%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.65%) FedRAMP
4 5 (1.65%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.66%) HL7
6 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (14.85%) Docker
2 7 (2.31%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.98%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.32%) HDFS
5 4 (1.32%) iptables
5 4 (1.32%) vSphere
5 4 (1.32%) Xen
6 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.66%) NFS
8 1 (0.33%) KVM
8 1 (0.33%) Squid
8 1 (0.33%) vCloud
8 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (19.47%) Puppet
2 57 (18.81%) Ansible
3 51 (16.83%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.96%) Nagios
5 8 (2.64%) Graphite
6 7 (2.31%) logstash
7 6 (1.98%) Grafana
7 6 (1.98%) HP SiteScope
7 6 (1.98%) Kibana
7 6 (1.98%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.98%) Rancher
7 6 (1.98%) SCCM
7 6 (1.98%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.32%) Salt
8 4 (1.32%) Terraform
8 4 (1.32%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.66%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.66%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (17.82%) Oracle
2 34 (11.22%) Perforce
3 26 (8.58%) Red Hat
4 18 (5.94%) Microsoft
5 16 (5.28%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (3.63%) SaltStack
7 7 (2.31%) Google
7 7 (2.31%) IBM
7 7 (2.31%) VMware
8 6 (1.98%) Dynatrace
8 6 (1.98%) HP
8 6 (1.98%) Informatica
9 5 (1.65%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.32%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.32%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.99%) Citrix
11 3 (0.99%) OpenTV
11 3 (0.99%) SOASTA, Inc
11 3 (0.99%) Splunk
11 3 (0.99%) Sybase
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