Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 697 586 668
Rank change year-on-year -111 +82 -55
Contract jobs citing Hudson 95 327 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.69% 1.46% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 179 134
UK median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £131 £260 £313
90th Percentile £650 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +17.86% - -

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 13,705 22,373 19,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.07% 21.37% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,963 15,383 13,459
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 228 274
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +1.18% +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.32 £30.00 £29.00
90th Percentile £66.50 £53.75 £61.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +3.66%

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 7 December 2019.

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 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 7 December 2019. 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 -62 85 £400 -15.79% 21
UK excluding London -3 49 £340 -15.00% 12
London -28 46 £450 -10.00% 8
South East +50 14 £288 -28.13% 2
North of England +34 10 £450 - 4
Midlands +41 7 £190 -39.20% 2
South West -17 7 £330 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire +42 6 £475 +35.71% 1
Scotland -11 6 £825 +108.86%
East Midlands +32 5 £190 -70.77%
Wales +30 4 £325 -43.48%
North West +15 4 £400 -15.79% 3
West Midlands +25 2 £338 +12.50% 2
East of England +32 1 £350 -31.71% 3

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 46 (48.42%) Jenkins
2 38 (40.00%) Java
3 36 (37.89%) Git (software)
4 35 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (30.53%) SQL
6 28 (29.47%) Windows
7 27 (28.42%) Linux
8 26 (27.37%) Gradle
9 24 (25.26%) Spring
10 22 (23.16%) Scala
11 21 (22.11%) Test Automation
12 19 (20.00%) Maven
12 19 (20.00%) TDD
12 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 18 (18.95%) AngularJS
13 18 (18.95%) DevOps
14 17 (17.89%) Node.js
14 17 (17.89%) HTML
14 17 (17.89%) Ant
15 16 (16.84%) Web Services
15 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
15 16 (16.84%) Architectural Design
16 15 (15.79%) High Availability
16 15 (15.79%) Office 365
16 15 (15.79%) HTML5
16 15 (15.79%) BDD
16 15 (15.79%) Play Framework
16 15 (15.79%) Azure
17 14 (14.74%) RESTful
17 14 (14.74%) Degree

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 9 (9.47%) Confluence
1 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.37%) JBoss
3 6 (6.32%) Jetty
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.26%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.16%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.05%) CMS
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.05%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (1.05%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (1.05%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Azure
1 15 (15.79%) Office 365
2 12 (12.63%) AWS
3 3 (3.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.11%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.05%) GitHub
5 1 (1.05%) npm
5 1 (1.05%) NuGet
5 1 (1.05%) PowerApps
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) SSH
2 3 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.16%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.16%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) Skype
2 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
2 3 (3.16%) WAN
2 3 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.11%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.11%) IPv4
3 2 (2.11%) IPv6
3 2 (2.11%) LAN
3 2 (2.11%) Network Security
3 2 (2.11%) PBX
3 2 (2.11%) Wireless
4 1 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.37%) DB2
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
3 6 (6.32%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.11%) Power BI
7 1 (1.05%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.05%) GIS
7 1 (1.05%) IDOL
7 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (48.42%) Jenkins
2 36 (37.89%) Git (software)
3 26 (27.37%) Gradle
4 19 (20.00%) Maven
5 17 (17.89%) Ant
6 13 (13.68%) Selenium
6 13 (13.68%) Subversion
7 11 (11.58%) Cucumber
7 11 (11.58%) JIRA
8 10 (10.53%) Eclipse
9 8 (8.42%) Vagrant
10 7 (7.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (6.32%) ClearCase
11 6 (6.32%) FishEye
11 6 (6.32%) IntelliJ
11 6 (6.32%) Leiningen
11 6 (6.32%) Mercurial
11 6 (6.32%) Poseidon for UML
12 3 (3.16%) NetBeans
13 2 (2.11%) JUnit
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
1 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (31.58%) Developer
2 12 (12.63%) Java Developer
2 12 (12.63%) Scala Developer
3 9 (9.47%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) Architect
4 8 (8.42%) Consultant
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.26%) DBA
7 5 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.21%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Scala Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.26%) Spring
2 18 (18.95%) AngularJS
3 17 (17.89%) HTML
3 17 (17.89%) Node.js
4 16 (16.84%) Web Services
5 15 (15.79%) HTML5
5 15 (15.79%) Play Framework
6 14 (14.74%) Hibernate
6 14 (14.74%) JSON
6 14 (14.74%) RESTful
7 13 (13.68%) Spring Boot
7 13 (13.68%) XML
8 12 (12.63%) CSS
9 10 (10.53%) SOAP
9 10 (10.53%) Spring MVC
10 9 (9.47%) CSS3
10 9 (9.47%) spray
11 8 (8.42%) JPA
12 7 (7.37%) jQuery
12 7 (7.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Derivative
1 6 (6.32%) User Experience
2 3 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.11%) New Media
3 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.05%) ASIC
4 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.47%) Windows
2 27 (28.42%) Linux
3 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.42%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.42%) CentOS
5 7 (7.37%) Android
5 7 (7.37%) Unix
6 6 (6.32%) Debian
6 6 (6.32%) Mac OS X
6 6 (6.32%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.11%) Solaris
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.11%) Test Automation
3 19 (20.00%) TDD
4 18 (18.95%) DevOps
5 16 (16.84%) Architectural Design
6 15 (15.79%) BDD
6 15 (15.79%) High Availability
7 13 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (13.68%) Open Source
7 13 (13.68%) Release Management
8 12 (12.63%) Acceptance Criteria
8 12 (12.63%) Scrum
9 10 (10.53%) MVC
10 9 (9.47%) Pair Programming
10 9 (9.47%) UML
11 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.42%) Kanban
11 8 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (7.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.00%) Java
2 29 (30.53%) SQL
3 22 (23.16%) Scala
4 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.53%) Python
6 9 (9.47%) C++
7 7 (7.37%) Perl
7 7 (7.37%) Ruby
7 7 (7.37%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.32%) C#
8 6 (6.32%) Clojure
8 6 (6.32%) ClojureScript
8 6 (6.32%) Groovy
8 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.21%) VBA
11 2 (2.11%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.11%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.74%) Degree
3 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) CCNA
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.16%) CCNP
5 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) CBAP
7 1 (1.05%) CCIE
7 1 (1.05%) CISM
7 1 (1.05%) IIBA
7 1 (1.05%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) GDPR
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (1.05%) NIST
2 1 (1.05%) PMO
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.26%) Docker
4 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.05%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.05%) iptables
5 1 (1.05%) NFS
5 1 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) Puppet
2 6 (6.32%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.32%) Salt
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.05%) Consul
5 1 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.05%) Nagios
5 1 (1.05%) Packer
5 1 (1.05%) Terraform
5 1 (1.05%) vRealize
5 1 (1.05%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
1 14 (14.74%) Twitter
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle
3 9 (9.47%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.42%) Sybase
5 7 (7.37%) Cisco
5 7 (7.37%) VMware
6 6 (6.32%) Cloudera
6 6 (6.32%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.11%) Facebook
7 2 (2.11%) Instagram
7 2 (2.11%) Perforce
7 2 (2.11%) SAP
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe
8 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix
8 1 (1.05%) IBM
8 1 (1.05%) Novell
8 1 (1.05%) Remedy
8 1 (1.05%) WatchGuard