The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Jenkins skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Jenkins over the 3 months to 29 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.

Jenkins (JenkinsCI)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 11 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.76% 0.73% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.00% 7.46% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £442 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -5.74% +12.25%  

Jenkins 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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 100 67 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.03% 9.84% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 40
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Jenkins
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Jenkins as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Jenkins in Birmingham

Jenkins
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Jenkins in Birmingham

Jenkins
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jenkins in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jenkins in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Jenkins 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Jenkins.

1 31 (77.50%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 27 (67.50%) Linux
4 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
5 24 (60.00%) HTTP
6 23 (57.50%) PHP
6 23 (57.50%) Puppet
7 22 (55.00%) DevOps
8 21 (52.50%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (50.00%) Ansible
10 19 (47.50%) Ruby
11 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (42.50%) Open Source
12 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
12 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
12 17 (42.50%) SSL
12 17 (42.50%) Python
12 17 (42.50%) Salt
13 16 (40.00%) Web Services
13 16 (40.00%) Subversion
13 16 (40.00%) Rackspace
14 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
14 15 (37.50%) MySQL
15 14 (35.00%) Web Operations
16 11 (27.50%) HTML
17 10 (25.00%) CSS
18 8 (20.00%) Java
18 8 (20.00%) OO

Jenkins
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.50%) nginx
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (7.50%) Route 53
3 3 (7.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.00%) GitHub
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) HTTP
2 17 (42.50%) SSL
2 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
3 15 (37.50%) MySQL
4 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (7.50%) Redis
6 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (40.00%) Subversion
3 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.50%) PhantomJS
4 5 (12.50%) Selenium
5 4 (10.00%) Hudson
5 4 (10.00%) JIRA
6 3 (7.50%) TestNG
6 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (5.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.50%) Gradle
8 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.50%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.50%) JSUnit
8 1 (2.50%) JUnit
8 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Senior DevOps
3 9 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (7.50%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) Node.js
5 5 (12.50%) Spring
6 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.50%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (7.50%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (7.50%) Sensu
8 2 (5.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) JSON
8 2 (5.00%) React
8 2 (5.00%) REST
8 2 (5.00%) XML
9 1 (2.50%) .NET
9 1 (2.50%) J2EE
9 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (55.00%) DevOps
5 17 (42.50%) Open Source
6 14 (35.00%) Web Operations
7 8 (20.00%) Line Management
7 8 (20.00%) OO
7 8 (20.00%) Web Development
8 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
8 7 (17.50%) OO PHP
8 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (17.50%) Visualisation
8 7 (17.50%) Web Design
9 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
11 3 (7.50%) TDD
11 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
12 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) PHP
2 19 (47.50%) Ruby
3 17 (42.50%) Python
4 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (57.50%) Puppet
2 21 (52.50%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (50.00%) Ansible
4 17 (42.50%) Salt
5 4 (10.00%) Terraform
6 3 (7.50%) collectd
6 3 (7.50%) Kibana
6 3 (7.50%) logstash
6 3 (7.50%) StatsD
7 2 (5.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (7.50%) SaltStack
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) CA
4 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.50%) HP