Period
to 23 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 23 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 655 585 564
Rank change year-on-year -70 -21 -70
Contract jobs citing Hudson 233 318 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 1.83% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 221 222
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +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 19245 17382 16265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.66% 16.51% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 11692 10818
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 283 251 338
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 £60.80 £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 23 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 23 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 -66 207 £475 +7.04% 29
London -78 130 £525 - 14
UK excluding London +14 103 £375 -11.76% 16
North of England +49 28 £375 -10.71% 7
South East -11 23 £425 +21.26% 2
Yorkshire +21 14 £375 -10.71% 2
South West -6 14 £378 -13.71% 1
Scotland -10 13 £400 -11.11% 1
Midlands +32 12 £413 +15.38% 3
West Midlands +41 11 £400 +37.93% 2
North West +16 11 £413 -2.94% 4
Northern Ireland - 11 £320 -
North East +56 3 £405 +4.52% 1
Wales +14 2 £450 +5.88%
East Midlands -8 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 199 (85.41%) Jenkins
2 162 (69.53%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (63.09%) Java
4 105 (45.06%) Continuous Integration
5 94 (40.34%) Git (software)
6 77 (33.05%) Maven
7 76 (32.62%) TDD
8 74 (31.76%) Linux
9 73 (31.33%) Scrum
10 72 (30.90%) JavaScript
11 71 (30.47%) Spring
12 70 (30.04%) Test Automation
13 65 (27.90%) Oracle
14 63 (27.04%) Subversion
15 62 (26.61%) RESTful
16 60 (25.75%) SQL
17 59 (25.32%) HTML
18 56 (24.03%) Web Services
19 55 (23.61%) DevOps
20 52 (22.32%) BDD
20 52 (22.32%) Python
21 51 (21.89%) Finance
22 48 (20.60%) XML
22 48 (20.60%) Unix
23 47 (20.17%) CSS
24 45 (19.31%) Hibernate
25 44 (18.88%) Selenium
25 44 (18.88%) Puppet
25 44 (18.88%) Relational Database
26 42 (18.03%) Banking

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 (14.16%) Apache Spark
2 19 (8.15%) JBoss
2 19 (8.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (7.30%) WebLogic
4 14 (6.01%) GlassFish
5 11 (4.72%) WebSphere
6 10 (4.29%) WildFly
7 9 (3.86%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.58%) Confluence
9 5 (2.15%) Apache
9 5 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.72%) IIS
10 4 (1.72%) Jetty
11 3 (1.29%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.29%) CMS
11 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.86%) Mule
13 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 10 (4.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 9 (3.86%) npm
4 8 (3.43%) GitHub
5 7 (3.00%) IaaS
5 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.00%) PaaS
6 5 (2.15%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.15%) Google Checkout
6 5 (2.15%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.86%) Heroku
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.43%) Office 365
9 1 (0.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.72%) HTTP
1 11 (4.72%) Internet
2 8 (3.43%) Firewall
3 3 (1.29%) AMQP
3 3 (1.29%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) Network Security
4 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.88%) Relational Database
2 34 (14.59%) NoSQL
3 33 (14.16%) MongoDB
4 30 (12.88%) MySQL
5 29 (12.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (10.73%) Hadoop
7 21 (9.01%) RDBMS
8 19 (8.15%) SQL Server
9 16 (6.87%) Big Data
10 15 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (6.01%) Oracle Database
12 7 (3.00%) DB2
13 6 (2.58%) SQLite
14 5 (2.15%) Endeca
14 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.86%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.86%) HBase
15 2 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.86%) Redis
16 1 (0.43%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 199 (85.41%) Jenkins
2 94 (40.34%) Git (software)
3 77 (33.05%) Maven
4 63 (27.04%) Subversion
5 44 (18.88%) Selenium
6 42 (18.03%) Ant
7 38 (16.31%) JUnit
8 36 (15.45%) JIRA
9 33 (14.16%) Eclipse
10 32 (13.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 30 (12.88%) Gradle
12 28 (12.02%) WebDriver
13 27 (11.59%) Cucumber
13 27 (11.59%) TeamCity
14 17 (7.30%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (6.87%) MSBuild
16 15 (6.44%) Artifactory
17 12 (5.15%) JBehave
18 11 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (3.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 51 (21.89%) Finance
2 42 (18.03%) Banking
3 8 (3.43%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.00%) Games
4 7 (3.00%) Publishing
4 7 (3.00%) Retail
5 4 (1.72%) Advertising
6 3 (1.29%) Marketing
7 2 (0.86%) Front Office
7 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (54.08%) Developer
2 62 (26.61%) Java Developer
3 32 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 26 (11.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (8.58%) Tester
6 17 (7.30%) Automation Tester
7 15 (6.44%) AWS Engineer
7 15 (6.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (5.15%) .NET Developer
8 12 (5.15%) AWS DevOps
8 12 (5.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 12 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (5.15%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (4.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (4.29%) Digital Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Java Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Administrator
11 9 (3.86%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.86%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (30.47%) Spring
2 62 (26.61%) RESTful
3 59 (25.32%) HTML
4 56 (24.03%) Web Services
5 48 (20.60%) XML
6 47 (20.17%) CSS
7 45 (19.31%) Hibernate
8 34 (14.59%) .NET
9 32 (13.73%) SOAP
10 28 (12.02%) Node.js
11 27 (11.59%) Java EE
11 27 (11.59%) JMS
11 27 (11.59%) JSON
12 26 (11.16%) Spring Boot
13 25 (10.73%) AngularJS
14 24 (10.30%) REST
15 18 (7.73%) Spring MVC
16 17 (7.30%) Ajax
16 17 (7.30%) HTML5
16 17 (7.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.30%) Mobile App
1 17 (7.30%) User Experience
2 13 (5.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.72%) Online Banking
4 10 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.58%) Interactive TV
5 6 (2.58%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.58%) Video on Demand
5 6 (2.58%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.58%) Wiki
6 5 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.72%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.29%) MHEG
9 2 (0.86%) Fintech
9 2 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.86%) NHS
10 1 (0.43%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 74 (31.76%) Linux
2 48 (20.60%) Unix
3 21 (9.01%) Android
4 20 (8.58%) Windows
5 15 (6.44%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.15%) CentOS
7 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.43%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.43%) VMS
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (69.53%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (45.06%) Continuous Integration
3 76 (32.62%) TDD
4 73 (31.33%) Scrum
5 70 (30.04%) Test Automation
6 55 (23.61%) DevOps
7 52 (22.32%) BDD
8 41 (17.60%) Configuration Management
9 39 (16.74%) Software Engineering
10 37 (15.88%) SOA
11 32 (13.73%) Open Source
12 31 (13.30%) Microservices
12 31 (13.30%) OO
13 27 (11.59%) Kanban
14 25 (10.73%) Functional Testing
14 25 (10.73%) MVC
15 22 (9.44%) Unit Testing
16 19 (8.15%) High Availability
17 18 (7.73%) Analytics
18 17 (7.30%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 147 (63.09%) Java
2 72 (30.90%) JavaScript
3 60 (25.75%) SQL
4 52 (22.32%) Python
5 22 (9.44%) Scala
6 21 (9.01%) C#
7 20 (8.58%) Ruby
8 17 (7.30%) PowerShell
9 15 (6.44%) Bash Shell
10 13 (5.58%) Perl
10 13 (5.58%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.72%) PHP
12 10 (4.29%) Apex Code
12 10 (4.29%) SOQL
13 7 (3.00%) Jython
13 7 (3.00%) PL/SQL
13 7 (3.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 5 (2.15%) C++
15 4 (1.72%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (8.58%) Degree
2 10 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.00%) ISEB
3 7 (3.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.00%) MySQL Certification
4 4 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) CISA
7 1 (0.43%) CISM
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.73%) QA
2 7 (3.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (3.00%) EMIR
2 7 (3.00%) MiFID
3 2 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.86%) HL7
4 1 (0.43%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (14.59%) Docker
2 8 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.72%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.86%) Xen
5 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.43%) HDFS
5 1 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 44 (18.88%) Puppet
2 29 (12.45%) Ansible
2 29 (12.45%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (8.58%) Terraform
4 8 (3.43%) Kubernetes
4 8 (3.43%) logstash
5 7 (3.00%) Kibana
6 5 (2.15%) Packer
7 4 (1.72%) Nagios
7 4 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.29%) Grafana
8 3 (1.29%) Graphite
8 3 (1.29%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (1.29%) Rancher
8 3 (1.29%) Salt
8 3 (1.29%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.86%) Consul
9 2 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (27.90%) Oracle
2 13 (5.58%) HP
2 13 (5.58%) Perforce
3 11 (4.72%) Google
3 11 (4.72%) VMware
4 10 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (3.86%) IBM
5 9 (3.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.43%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.00%) Green Hat
7 7 (3.00%) Sybase
8 6 (2.58%) Dynatrace
8 6 (2.58%) Temenos
9 5 (2.15%) Coremetrics
9 5 (2.15%) hybris
9 5 (2.15%) MuleSoft
9 5 (2.15%) PayPal
10 3 (1.29%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.29%) Pega
10 3 (1.29%) SaltStack