Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 647 576 550
Rank change year-on-year -71 -26 -68
Contract jobs citing Hudson 236 320 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 1.85% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 222 225
UK median daily rate £450 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% -1.39% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £314
90th Percentile £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
UK median hourly rate - £10.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -74.19% -18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £38.75

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 19267 17294 16223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.68% 16.51% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13417 11639 10802
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 251 338
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.20 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 21 November 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 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 21 November 2017. 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 -64 209 £475 +5.56% 29
London -81 129 £525 - 15
UK excluding London -2 107 £400 -5.88% 15
North of England +43 30 £375 -10.71% 6
South East -15 23 £425 +21.26% 2
Yorkshire +25 16 £375 -10.71% 2
South West -7 14 £378 -16.11% 1
Midlands +27 13 £413 +15.38% 3
Scotland -19 13 £400 -5.88% 1
West Midlands +30 12 £400 +37.93% 2
North West +17 11 £413 -2.94% 3
Northern Ireland - 11 £320 -
North East +59 3 £405 +4.52% 1
Wales +14 3 £450 +5.88%
East Midlands -1 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 202 (85.59%) Jenkins
2 167 (70.76%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (63.56%) Java
4 107 (45.34%) Continuous Integration
5 93 (39.41%) Git (software)
6 78 (33.05%) TDD
6 78 (33.05%) Maven
7 75 (31.78%) Scrum
7 75 (31.78%) Linux
8 74 (31.36%) JavaScript
9 72 (30.51%) Spring
9 72 (30.51%) Test Automation
10 67 (28.39%) Oracle
11 63 (26.69%) RESTful
12 62 (26.27%) SQL
12 62 (26.27%) HTML
12 62 (26.27%) Subversion
13 57 (24.15%) Web Services
14 55 (23.31%) BDD
14 55 (23.31%) DevOps
15 53 (22.46%) Python
16 51 (21.61%) Finance
17 50 (21.19%) XML
17 50 (21.19%) Unix
18 47 (19.92%) CSS
19 46 (19.49%) Hibernate
19 46 (19.49%) Selenium
20 44 (18.64%) Relational Database
20 44 (18.64%) Puppet
21 43 (18.22%) 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 33 (13.98%) Apache Spark
2 20 (8.47%) JBoss
2 20 (8.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (7.20%) WebLogic
4 15 (6.36%) GlassFish
5 11 (4.66%) WebSphere
5 11 (4.66%) WildFly
6 10 (4.24%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.97%) Confluence
8 6 (2.54%) Apache
9 5 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.69%) IIS
10 4 (1.69%) Jetty
11 3 (1.27%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.27%) CMS
11 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.85%) Mule
13 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 10 (4.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 9 (3.81%) GitHub
3 9 (3.81%) npm
4 7 (2.97%) IaaS
4 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.97%) PaaS
5 5 (2.12%) Google Analytics
5 5 (2.12%) Google Checkout
5 5 (2.12%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.85%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (0.85%) Heroku
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.42%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.42%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) HTTP
2 11 (4.66%) Internet
3 8 (3.39%) Firewall
4 4 (1.69%) LDAP
5 3 (1.27%) AMQP
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.64%) Relational Database
2 35 (14.83%) MongoDB
2 35 (14.83%) NoSQL
3 32 (13.56%) MySQL
4 30 (12.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (11.02%) Hadoop
6 21 (8.90%) RDBMS
7 20 (8.47%) SQL Server
8 17 (7.20%) Big Data
9 16 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (5.93%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.97%) DB2
12 6 (2.54%) SQLite
13 5 (2.12%) Endeca
13 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.85%) Hazelcast
14 2 (0.85%) HBase
14 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.85%) Redis
15 1 (0.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 202 (85.59%) Jenkins
2 93 (39.41%) Git (software)
3 78 (33.05%) Maven
4 62 (26.27%) Subversion
5 46 (19.49%) Selenium
6 43 (18.22%) Ant
7 39 (16.53%) JUnit
8 38 (16.10%) JIRA
9 33 (13.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 33 (13.98%) Eclipse
10 31 (13.14%) Gradle
11 30 (12.71%) WebDriver
12 29 (12.29%) Cucumber
13 27 (11.44%) TeamCity
14 17 (7.20%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (6.78%) MSBuild
16 15 (6.36%) Artifactory
17 13 (5.51%) JBehave
18 11 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (3.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 51 (21.61%) Finance
2 42 (17.80%) Banking
3 8 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.97%) Games
4 7 (2.97%) Publishing
4 7 (2.97%) Retail
5 4 (1.69%) Advertising
5 4 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (0.85%) Front Office
6 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (53.81%) Developer
2 62 (26.27%) Java Developer
3 33 (13.98%) Senior Developer
4 26 (11.02%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (9.32%) Tester
6 18 (7.63%) Automation Tester
7 15 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (5.93%) AWS Engineer
9 12 (5.08%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.66%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (4.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 11 (4.66%) Digital Developer
10 11 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (4.24%) Java Engineer
11 10 (4.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 9 (3.81%) Administrator
12 9 (3.81%) Lead Developer
12 9 (3.81%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (30.51%) Spring
2 63 (26.69%) RESTful
3 62 (26.27%) HTML
4 57 (24.15%) Web Services
5 50 (21.19%) XML
6 47 (19.92%) CSS
7 46 (19.49%) Hibernate
8 34 (14.41%) .NET
9 32 (13.56%) SOAP
10 28 (11.86%) Java EE
10 28 (11.86%) JMS
10 28 (11.86%) Node.js
11 27 (11.44%) JSON
11 27 (11.44%) Spring Boot
12 25 (10.59%) AngularJS
13 24 (10.17%) REST
14 18 (7.63%) Ajax
14 18 (7.63%) Spring MVC
15 17 (7.20%) HTML5
15 17 (7.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.63%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.20%) User Experience
3 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (4.66%) Online Banking
5 10 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.54%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.54%) Interactive TV
6 6 (2.54%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.54%) Video on Demand
6 6 (2.54%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.54%) Wiki
7 5 (2.12%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.69%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.27%) MHEG
10 2 (0.85%) Fintech
10 2 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.85%) NHS
11 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 75 (31.78%) Linux
2 50 (21.19%) Unix
3 22 (9.32%) Android
4 21 (8.90%) Windows
5 16 (6.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.12%) CentOS
6 5 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.42%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.42%) VMS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (70.76%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (45.34%) Continuous Integration
3 78 (33.05%) TDD
4 75 (31.78%) Scrum
5 72 (30.51%) Test Automation
6 55 (23.31%) BDD
6 55 (23.31%) DevOps
7 41 (17.37%) Configuration Management
8 40 (16.95%) Software Engineering
9 38 (16.10%) SOA
10 32 (13.56%) Open Source
11 31 (13.14%) Microservices
11 31 (13.14%) OO
12 28 (11.86%) Kanban
13 26 (11.02%) Functional Testing
14 25 (10.59%) MVC
15 23 (9.75%) Unit Testing
16 19 (8.05%) Analytics
16 19 (8.05%) High Availability
17 18 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 150 (63.56%) Java
2 74 (31.36%) JavaScript
3 62 (26.27%) SQL
4 53 (22.46%) Python
5 24 (10.17%) Scala
6 21 (8.90%) C#
7 20 (8.47%) Ruby
8 18 (7.63%) Bash Shell
8 18 (7.63%) PowerShell
9 14 (5.93%) Perl
10 13 (5.51%) PHP
10 13 (5.51%) Shell Script
11 10 (4.24%) Apex Code
11 10 (4.24%) SOQL
12 7 (2.97%) Jython
12 7 (2.97%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.97%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 5 (2.12%) C++
14 4 (1.69%) Groovy
14 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (9.32%) Degree
2 10 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.97%) ISEB
3 7 (2.97%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.97%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.42%) CISA
8 1 (0.42%) CISM
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
8 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.98%) QA
2 7 (2.97%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (2.97%) EMIR
2 7 (2.97%) MiFID
3 2 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.85%) HL7
4 1 (0.42%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (14.83%) Docker
2 8 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.69%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.85%) Xen
5 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.42%) HDFS
5 1 (0.42%) iptables
5 1 (0.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 44 (18.64%) Puppet
2 30 (12.71%) Ansible
3 29 (12.29%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (8.05%) Terraform
5 8 (3.39%) Kubernetes
5 8 (3.39%) logstash
6 7 (2.97%) Kibana
7 5 (2.12%) Nagios
7 5 (2.12%) Packer
8 4 (1.69%) Grafana
8 4 (1.69%) Graphite
8 4 (1.69%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (1.69%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.27%) Rancher
9 3 (1.27%) Salt
10 2 (0.85%) Consul
10 2 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (28.39%) Oracle
2 14 (5.93%) HP
3 13 (5.51%) Perforce
4 11 (4.66%) Google
4 11 (4.66%) VMware
5 10 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.81%) IBM
6 9 (3.81%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.81%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.97%) Dynatrace
7 7 (2.97%) Green Hat
7 7 (2.97%) Sybase
8 6 (2.54%) Temenos
9 5 (2.12%) Coremetrics
9 5 (2.12%) hybris
9 5 (2.12%) MuleSoft
9 5 (2.12%) PayPal
10 3 (1.27%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.27%) Pega