The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hudson (HudsonCI)
UK / Wales
Rank 63 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Hudson 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.57% 1.03% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £368 £473 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 126 168 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 17.95% 24.74% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 123 75
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.02% +44.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Hudson
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Hudson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hudson in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hudson in Wales

Hudson
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hudson within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South Wales +12 4 £368 -22.22%
Hudson
UK

Hudson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Hudson.

1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Server Hardening
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) Salt

Hudson
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (50.00%) NuGet
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Server Hardening
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (25.00%) Thunderhead