Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Jenkins skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Jenkins over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 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)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 43 64
Rank change year-on-year +7 +21 +37
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 2,879 2,325 1,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.17% 4.34% 3.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.54% 24.53% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,759 1,546 1,168
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £315
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 42 10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £48.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.77% +37.32% -25.26%
10th Percentile £41.00 £36.38 £29.61
90th Percentile £64.75 £63.75 £43.98
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £47.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year -11.58% +33.80% -25.26%

Jenkins is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,273 9,477 8,737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 20.23% 17.68% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,142 6,098 5,514
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £575 £556 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 240 232
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.15% +6.10% +2.50%
10th Percentile £31.25 £29.45 £23.10
90th Percentile £55.30 £61.10 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Jenkins
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Jenkins as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Jenkins in the UK excluding London

Jenkins
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Jenkins in the UK excluding London

Jenkins
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jenkins in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jenkins in the UK excluding London

Jenkins
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jenkins in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Jenkins in the UK excluding London

Jenkins
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jenkins in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Jenkins in the UK excluding London

Jenkins
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jenkins within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
South East -5 744 £500 +5.26% 132
North of England +5 728 £475 +5.56% 167
Midlands +19 456 £450 -4.26% 101
North West +7 357 £488 +2.63% 83
Scotland +12 329 £475 +11.76% 32
West Midlands +23 304 £485 -1.02% 58
East of England +17 277 £475 +5.56% 46
South West +10 264 £450 +5.88% 77
Yorkshire -6 249 £459 +1.94% 68
East Midlands +21 148 £420 +5.00% 43
North East +7 128 £500 +5.21% 16
Wales +21 106 £450 -0.28% 21
Northern Ireland +5 10 £480 +18.52% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
Jenkins
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Jenkins 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 across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Jenkins.

1 1,612 (55.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1,526 (53.00%) DevOps
3 1,504 (52.24%) Git (software)
4 1,364 (47.38%) Java
5 1,145 (39.77%) Continuous Integration
6 1,138 (39.53%) Linux
7 1,089 (37.83%) Amazon AWS
8 983 (34.14%) Docker
9 944 (32.79%) Ansible
10 865 (30.05%) JIRA
11 842 (29.25%) Puppet
12 835 (29.00%) Test Automation
13 832 (28.90%) Python
14 730 (25.36%) Scrum
15 670 (23.27%) TDD
16 621 (21.57%) Maven
17 589 (20.46%) Microservices
18 566 (19.66%) JavaScript
19 564 (19.59%) Spring
20 543 (18.86%) Selenium
21 541 (18.79%) BDD
22 528 (18.34%) Configuration Management
23 520 (18.06%) Confluence
24 516 (17.92%) Terraform
25 505 (17.54%) REST
26 469 (16.29%) Opscode Chef
27 456 (15.84%) SQL
28 442 (15.35%) Web Services
29 441 (15.32%) Kubernetes
30 434 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure

Jenkins
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 520 (18.06%) Confluence
2 236 (8.20%) Apache
3 191 (6.63%) nginx
4 169 (5.87%) Tomcat
5 126 (4.38%) JBoss
6 91 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
7 87 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
8 85 (2.95%) WebLogic
9 74 (2.57%) Apache Spark
10 72 (2.50%) WebSphere
11 45 (1.56%) MQSeries
12 42 (1.46%) SharePoint
13 39 (1.35%) IIS
14 38 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 37 (1.29%) OpenStack
16 31 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 29 (1.01%) Documentum
18 25 (0.87%) Jetty
18 25 (0.87%) Mongrel
19 23 (0.80%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 17 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.14%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.069%) InVision
9 1 (0.035%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 23 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.21%) Magento
5 5 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.17%) SAP FI-CA
5 5 (0.17%) SAP PSCD
6 3 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.069%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1,089 (37.83%) Amazon AWS
2 434 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 283 (9.83%) GitHub
4 216 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
5 184 (6.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 165 (5.73%) PaaS
7 136 (4.72%) Amazon S3
8 120 (4.17%) OpenShift
9 117 (4.06%) Serverless
10 114 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 114 (3.96%) IaaS
11 111 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
12 89 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
13 87 (3.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 77 (2.67%) Slack
15 72 (2.50%) SaaS
16 70 (2.43%) Google Analytics
16 70 (2.43%) npm
17 68 (2.36%) Amazon SQS
18 66 (2.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 253 (8.79%) HTTP
2 153 (5.31%) TCP/IP
3 127 (4.41%) DNS
3 127 (4.41%) SSL
4 114 (3.96%) Firewall
5 48 (1.67%) DHCP
6 44 (1.53%) VPN
7 40 (1.39%) IPsec
8 38 (1.32%) FTP
9 34 (1.18%) DSL
10 30 (1.04%) Internet
11 24 (0.83%) SSH
12 21 (0.73%) Wireless
13 18 (0.63%) VLAN
14 16 (0.56%) Network Security
14 16 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (0.49%) WLAN
16 13 (0.45%) Bluetooth
16 13 (0.45%) ICMP
17 11 (0.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 235 (8.16%) NoSQL
3 228 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
4 213 (7.40%) MySQL
5 200 (6.95%) Relational Database
6 181 (6.29%) SQL Server
7 173 (6.01%) Hadoop
8 141 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 124 (4.31%) Big Data
10 75 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
11 70 (2.43%) Redis
12 63 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 63 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 62 (2.15%) Oracle Database
14 46 (1.60%) Couchbase
15 39 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
16 35 (1.22%) HBase
17 31 (1.08%) GIS
18 26 (0.90%) Apache Hive
18 26 (0.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1,504 (52.24%) Git (software)
2 865 (30.05%) JIRA
3 621 (21.57%) Maven
4 543 (18.86%) Selenium
5 401 (13.93%) Cucumber
6 385 (13.37%) JUnit
7 289 (10.04%) Subversion
8 208 (7.22%) Gradle
9 200 (6.95%) SonarQube
10 188 (6.53%) Sonatype Nexus
11 185 (6.43%) GitLab
12 182 (6.32%) JMeter
13 179 (6.22%) TeamCity
14 140 (4.86%) Bitbucket
15 136 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 132 (4.58%) Ant
17 122 (4.24%) gulp
18 121 (4.20%) WebDriver
19 115 (3.99%) SoapUI
20 109 (3.79%) Artifactory
General
1 336 (11.67%) Finance
2 114 (3.96%) Banking
3 51 (1.77%) Games
4 47 (1.63%) Marketing
5 46 (1.60%) Retail
6 34 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 32 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 23 (0.80%) Electronics
9 18 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 17 (0.59%) Back Office
11 16 (0.56%) Automotive
12 11 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.31%) Law
14 7 (0.24%) Publishing
15 6 (0.21%) Advertising
15 6 (0.21%) Front Office
15 6 (0.21%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.14%) Legal
17 2 (0.069%) Billing
17 2 (0.069%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,027 (35.67%) Developer
2 829 (28.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 488 (16.95%) Java Developer
4 204 (7.09%) AWS Engineer
5 187 (6.50%) AWS DevOps
6 164 (5.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 139 (4.83%) Tester
8 129 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 126 (4.38%) Test Engineer
10 122 (4.24%) Architect
11 113 (3.92%) Automation Tester
12 84 (2.92%) Analyst
13 77 (2.67%) Full Stack Developer
13 77 (2.67%) Senior DevOps
14 74 (2.57%) Scala Developer
15 73 (2.54%) Senior Java Developer
16 72 (2.50%) Consultant
17 65 (2.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 64 (2.22%) Agile Developer
19 63 (2.19%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 564 (19.59%) Spring
2 505 (17.54%) REST
3 442 (15.35%) Web Services
4 376 (13.06%) CSS
5 374 (12.99%) HTML
6 336 (11.67%) Node.js
7 333 (11.57%) JSON
8 325 (11.29%) RESTful
9 319 (11.08%) AngularJS
10 311 (10.80%) Spring Boot
11 287 (9.97%) SOAP
12 222 (7.71%) .NET
13 221 (7.68%) J2EE
14 213 (7.40%) HTML5
15 193 (6.70%) XML
16 182 (6.32%) Middleware
17 177 (6.15%) RabbitMQ
18 167 (5.80%) Hibernate
19 151 (5.24%) Play Framework
20 138 (4.79%) React
Miscellaneous
1 114 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (3.40%) Public Cloud
3 97 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
4 85 (2.95%) User Experience
5 81 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
6 58 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
7 50 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 47 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 42 (1.46%) Management Information System
10 34 (1.18%) Virtual Team
11 31 (1.08%) Data Centre
12 29 (1.01%) Private Cloud
13 26 (0.90%) PKI
14 22 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
15 20 (0.69%) Cloud Native
15 20 (0.69%) Clustering
15 20 (0.69%) Replication
16 18 (0.63%) iPad
16 18 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1,138 (39.53%) Linux
2 404 (14.03%) Windows
3 320 (11.11%) Unix
4 271 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 142 (4.93%) CentOS
6 81 (2.81%) Android
6 81 (2.81%) Ubuntu
7 48 (1.67%) Solaris
8 36 (1.25%) Windows Server
9 34 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 20 (0.69%) AIX
11 13 (0.45%) Mac OS
12 11 (0.38%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.24%) VMS
14 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.21%) Debian
15 6 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
16 5 (0.17%) DC/OS
16 5 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,612 (55.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1,526 (53.00%) DevOps
3 1,145 (39.77%) Continuous Integration
4 835 (29.00%) Test Automation
5 730 (25.36%) Scrum
6 670 (23.27%) TDD
7 589 (20.46%) Microservices
8 541 (18.79%) BDD
9 528 (18.34%) Configuration Management
10 397 (13.79%) Open Source
11 307 (10.66%) Kanban
12 283 (9.83%) Continuous Delivery
13 262 (9.10%) Problem-Solving
14 250 (8.68%) Software Engineering
15 202 (7.02%) Unit Testing
16 197 (6.84%) SOA
17 193 (6.70%) OO
18 191 (6.63%) MVC
19 177 (6.15%) Mentoring
20 165 (5.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,364 (47.38%) Java
2 832 (28.90%) Python
3 566 (19.66%) JavaScript
4 456 (15.84%) SQL
5 308 (10.70%) Ruby
6 307 (10.66%) Bash Shell
7 299 (10.39%) Perl
8 247 (8.58%) Java 8
9 241 (8.37%) C#
10 216 (7.50%) Groovy
11 187 (6.50%) Scala
12 163 (5.66%) Shell Script
13 98 (3.40%) PowerShell
14 64 (2.22%) PHP
15 56 (1.95%) C++
16 55 (1.91%) Go
17 53 (1.84%) C
18 50 (1.74%) Haskell
19 49 (1.70%) PL/SQL
20 45 (1.56%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 262 (9.10%) Security Cleared
2 204 (7.09%) SC Cleared
3 111 (3.86%) Degree
4 80 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 38 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 26 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 25 (0.87%) AWS Certification
8 21 (0.73%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.66%) CISM
9 19 (0.66%) CISSP
10 18 (0.63%) ISEB
11 13 (0.45%) DBS Check
12 10 (0.35%) Master's Degree
13 7 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (0.14%) CCNA
16 4 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
17 3 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (6.91%) QA
2 30 (1.04%) WCAG
3 23 (0.80%) GDPR
4 19 (0.66%) FINRA
5 16 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
6 14 (0.49%) PMO
7 7 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.14%) PSD2
9 4 (0.14%) SLA
10 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 983 (34.14%) Docker
2 105 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
4 51 (1.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 42 (1.46%) Active Directory
6 34 (1.18%) HDFS
7 33 (1.15%) Xen
8 16 (0.56%) Firmware
9 15 (0.52%) vSphere
10 12 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (0.38%) KVM
12 9 (0.31%) oVirt
12 9 (0.31%) RHEV
13 8 (0.28%) Hyper-V
14 6 (0.21%) Postfix
14 6 (0.21%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.17%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
16 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
16 4 (0.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 944 (32.79%) Ansible
2 842 (29.25%) Puppet
3 516 (17.92%) Terraform
4 469 (16.29%) Opscode Chef
5 441 (15.32%) Kubernetes
6 132 (4.58%) Grafana
7 103 (3.58%) Kibana
8 84 (2.92%) Packer
9 71 (2.47%) ZABBIX
10 67 (2.33%) Nagios
11 65 (2.26%) Prometheus
12 62 (2.15%) Salt
13 49 (1.70%) Hadoop YARN
14 44 (1.53%) Docker Swarm
15 38 (1.32%) Rancher
16 35 (1.22%) Graphite
16 35 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
17 34 (1.18%) Consul
18 28 (0.97%) logstash
19 24 (0.83%) SELinux
Vendors
1 311 (10.80%) Oracle
2 235 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 222 (7.71%) Red Hat
4 221 (7.68%) Google
5 166 (5.77%) VMware
6 142 (4.93%) Atlassian
7 71 (2.47%) Splunk
8 62 (2.15%) Adobe
9 61 (2.12%) IBM
10 41 (1.42%) Cisco
10 41 (1.42%) Cloudera
11 40 (1.39%) Black Duck
11 40 (1.39%) webMethods
12 36 (1.25%) Pega
13 31 (1.08%) HP
14 29 (1.01%) SAP
15 26 (0.90%) Hortonworks
16 25 (0.87%) ServiceNow
16 25 (0.87%) Sybase
17 24 (0.83%) McAfee