Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 49 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18 +54
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 2,708 2,110 1,947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 4.94% 4.04% 3.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.82% 23.27% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,727 1,358 1,274
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £350 £327 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £568
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £465
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.38% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 47 9
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +48.44% -32.63%
10th Percentile £39.40 £35.00 £26.22
90th Percentile £54.75 £63.75 £44.20
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -10.53% +48.44% -32.63%

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 10,911 9,069 9,248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 19.89% 17.38% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,952 5,811 5,913
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £563 £544 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 259 235
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.46%
10th Percentile £26.75 £31.45 £25.45
90th Percentile £52.50 £62.10 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +5.13%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +1 735 £500 +6.38% 162
North of England +8 723 £450 - 197
Midlands +23 369 £443 -6.84% 105
North West +4 328 £450 -5.26% 97
Scotland +2 268 £481 +13.24% 46
East of England +11 262 £475 +4.97% 73
Yorkshire +5 261 £450 +2.27% 69
West Midlands +18 244 £475 -3.06% 58
South West +7 241 £450 +4.65% 89
North East +26 138 £445 -6.32% 31
East Midlands +28 124 £400 -5.88% 47
Wales +27 110 £450 -2.70% 10
Northern Ireland +17 22 £432 -3.94% 3
South Coast - 1 - -
Jenkins
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 1,515 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,434 (52.95%) Git (software)
3 1,344 (49.63%) Java
4 1,341 (49.52%) DevOps
5 1,105 (40.81%) Linux
6 1,088 (40.18%) Continuous Integration
7 954 (35.23%) Amazon AWS
8 910 (33.60%) Docker
9 880 (32.50%) Ansible
10 825 (30.47%) Python
11 817 (30.17%) JIRA
12 794 (29.32%) Puppet
13 769 (28.40%) Test Automation
14 652 (24.08%) TDD
15 644 (23.78%) Scrum
16 567 (20.94%) JavaScript
17 565 (20.86%) Maven
18 550 (20.31%) Spring
19 514 (18.98%) Microservices
20 510 (18.83%) BDD
21 501 (18.50%) Selenium
22 499 (18.43%) Terraform
23 472 (17.43%) Configuration Management
24 469 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
25 460 (16.99%) REST
26 455 (16.80%) Confluence
27 448 (16.54%) Web Services
28 414 (15.29%) SQL
29 407 (15.03%) Kubernetes
30 386 (14.25%) Windows

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
1 455 (16.80%) Confluence
2 236 (8.71%) Apache
3 191 (7.05%) Tomcat
4 149 (5.50%) nginx
5 129 (4.76%) JBoss
6 91 (3.36%) Apache Spark
7 88 (3.25%) Cloud Foundry
8 71 (2.62%) WebSphere
9 70 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
9 70 (2.58%) WebLogic
10 48 (1.77%) OpenStack
11 42 (1.55%) MQSeries
12 37 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 30 (1.11%) SharePoint
14 29 (1.07%) IIS
15 27 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 21 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
17 20 (0.74%) Mule
18 19 (0.70%) GemFire
19 17 (0.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 25 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.15%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.037%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.037%) Maya
Business Applications
1 11 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.22%) Magento
5 5 (0.18%) SAP FI-CA
5 5 (0.18%) SAP PSCD
6 4 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
7 3 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.037%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 954 (35.23%) Amazon AWS
2 375 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (8.38%) GitHub
4 175 (6.46%) Amazon EC2
5 153 (5.65%) OpenShift
6 141 (5.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 134 (4.95%) PaaS
8 105 (3.88%) Amazon S3
8 105 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 92 (3.40%) Serverless
10 88 (3.25%) IaaS
11 87 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
12 71 (2.62%) AWS Lambda
13 70 (2.58%) npm
14 66 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 62 (2.29%) Google Analytics
16 61 (2.25%) Slack
17 53 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 52 (1.92%) Route 53
19 51 (1.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 204 (7.53%) HTTP
2 132 (4.87%) TCP/IP
3 118 (4.36%) SSL
4 104 (3.84%) DNS
5 90 (3.32%) Firewall
6 45 (1.66%) Internet
7 43 (1.59%) VPN
8 35 (1.29%) SSH
9 31 (1.14%) DSL
10 26 (0.96%) DHCP
11 22 (0.81%) IPsec
12 19 (0.70%) Wireless
13 18 (0.66%) FTP
14 16 (0.59%) SMS
15 15 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (0.48%) WLAN
17 12 (0.44%) Bluetooth
17 12 (0.44%) HTTPS
17 12 (0.44%) Skype
18 11 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (13.52%) MongoDB
2 261 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
3 237 (8.75%) NoSQL
4 210 (7.75%) Relational Database
5 198 (7.31%) MySQL
6 166 (6.13%) Hadoop
7 156 (5.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 149 (5.50%) SQL Server
9 121 (4.47%) Big Data
10 83 (3.06%) Redis
11 57 (2.10%) Oracle Database
12 56 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 52 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
14 51 (1.88%) Couchbase
15 49 (1.81%) RDBMS
16 34 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
17 33 (1.22%) DB2
18 27 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
19 25 (0.92%) NuoDB
20 24 (0.89%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1,434 (52.95%) Git (software)
2 817 (30.17%) JIRA
3 565 (20.86%) Maven
4 501 (18.50%) Selenium
5 376 (13.88%) Cucumber
6 337 (12.44%) JUnit
7 232 (8.57%) Subversion
8 201 (7.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 198 (7.31%) Bitbucket
10 186 (6.87%) SonarQube
11 184 (6.79%) TeamCity
12 178 (6.57%) Gradle
13 165 (6.09%) GitLab
14 145 (5.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 143 (5.28%) Ant
16 140 (5.17%) JMeter
17 128 (4.73%) Artifactory
18 108 (3.99%) SoapUI
19 104 (3.84%) WebDriver
20 103 (3.80%) IntelliJ
General
1 354 (13.07%) Finance
2 118 (4.36%) Banking
3 51 (1.88%) Games
4 37 (1.37%) Marketing
4 37 (1.37%) Retail
5 30 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 21 (0.78%) Electronics
6 21 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 16 (0.59%) Back Office
7 16 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 13 (0.48%) Automotive
8 13 (0.48%) Retail Banking
9 10 (0.37%) Publishing
10 9 (0.33%) Advertising
10 9 (0.33%) Front Office
11 7 (0.26%) Law
12 6 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.11%) Legal
14 2 (0.074%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1,054 (38.92%) Developer
2 772 (28.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 514 (18.98%) Java Developer
4 158 (5.83%) AWS Engineer
5 156 (5.76%) AWS DevOps
6 135 (4.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 119 (4.39%) Senior Developer
8 103 (3.80%) Tester
9 96 (3.55%) Test Engineer
10 95 (3.51%) Architect
11 87 (3.21%) Automation Tester
12 81 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
13 78 (2.88%) Software Engineer
14 75 (2.77%) Analyst
15 71 (2.62%) Senior Java Developer
16 65 (2.40%) Consultant
17 64 (2.36%) Python Developer
17 64 (2.36%) Senior DevOps
18 62 (2.29%) Cloud Engineer
19 58 (2.14%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (20.31%) Spring
2 460 (16.99%) REST
3 448 (16.54%) Web Services
4 364 (13.44%) HTML
5 360 (13.29%) CSS
6 352 (13.00%) AngularJS
6 352 (13.00%) Node.js
7 334 (12.33%) RESTful
8 320 (11.82%) Spring Boot
9 288 (10.64%) SOAP
10 272 (10.04%) JSON
11 207 (7.64%) .NET
12 201 (7.42%) XML
13 192 (7.09%) Hibernate
13 192 (7.09%) J2EE
14 190 (7.02%) HTML5
15 166 (6.13%) Kafka
16 156 (5.76%) Middleware
17 150 (5.54%) RabbitMQ
18 125 (4.62%) React
Miscellaneous
1 112 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
2 104 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (2.51%) Public Cloud
4 67 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 61 (2.25%) User Experience
6 58 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
7 57 (2.10%) Computer Science
8 53 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 41 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
10 35 (1.29%) Data Centre
11 34 (1.26%) Management Information System
12 29 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
13 28 (1.03%) Private Cloud
14 24 (0.89%) PKI
15 20 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
15 20 (0.74%) Replication
16 19 (0.70%) Clustering
17 17 (0.63%) Cloud Native
17 17 (0.63%) NHS
18 16 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,105 (40.81%) Linux
2 386 (14.25%) Windows
3 315 (11.63%) Unix
4 267 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 146 (5.39%) CentOS
6 73 (2.70%) Android
6 73 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 48 (1.77%) Solaris
8 41 (1.51%) Windows Server
9 26 (0.96%) Apple iOS
10 22 (0.81%) AIX
10 22 (0.81%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.41%) Mac OS
12 11 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.30%) Debian
15 7 (0.26%) VMS
16 3 (0.11%) DC/OS
16 3 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,515 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,341 (49.52%) DevOps
3 1,088 (40.18%) Continuous Integration
4 769 (28.40%) Test Automation
5 652 (24.08%) TDD
6 644 (23.78%) Scrum
7 514 (18.98%) Microservices
8 510 (18.83%) BDD
9 472 (17.43%) Configuration Management
10 343 (12.67%) Open Source
11 282 (10.41%) Kanban
12 267 (9.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 257 (9.49%) Software Engineering
14 201 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
15 175 (6.46%) MVC
16 165 (6.09%) OO
17 160 (5.91%) Unit Testing
18 159 (5.87%) Deployment Automation
19 150 (5.54%) Mentoring
20 149 (5.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,344 (49.63%) Java
2 825 (30.47%) Python
3 567 (20.94%) JavaScript
4 414 (15.29%) SQL
5 363 (13.40%) Bash Shell
6 329 (12.15%) Ruby
7 269 (9.93%) Perl
8 246 (9.08%) Java 8
9 225 (8.31%) Groovy
10 215 (7.94%) C#
11 163 (6.02%) Scala
12 154 (5.69%) Shell Script
13 129 (4.76%) PowerShell
14 84 (3.10%) PHP
15 75 (2.77%) C++
16 67 (2.47%) C
17 62 (2.29%) Go
18 52 (1.92%) PL/SQL
19 46 (1.70%) Haskell
20 45 (1.66%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 249 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 180 (6.65%) SC Cleared
3 92 (3.40%) Degree
4 53 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 32 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 29 (1.07%) ISEB
7 27 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (0.92%) DV Cleared
9 17 (0.63%) AWS Certification
10 16 (0.59%) CISM
10 16 (0.59%) CISSP
11 13 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.41%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.33%) BC Cleared
14 7 (0.26%) Master's Degree
14 7 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (0.22%) CCNA
15 6 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (0.11%) PMP
16 3 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (6.17%) QA
2 22 (0.81%) GDPR
3 17 (0.63%) PMO
4 16 (0.59%) FINRA
5 13 (0.48%) WCAG
6 10 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.18%) SLA
9 1 (0.037%) ECSS
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.037%) MIL-STD-1553
9 1 (0.037%) PSD2
System Software
1 910 (33.60%) Docker
2 97 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
4 50 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 31 (1.14%) Active Directory
6 25 (0.92%) vSphere
7 21 (0.78%) HDFS
8 19 (0.70%) Xen
9 14 (0.52%) oVirt
9 14 (0.52%) RHEV
10 12 (0.44%) Firmware
11 11 (0.41%) KVM
12 7 (0.26%) Hyper-V
13 6 (0.22%) etcd
13 6 (0.22%) LXC
14 5 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.15%) iptables
15 4 (0.15%) Postfix
15 4 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 880 (32.50%) Ansible
2 794 (29.32%) Puppet
3 499 (18.43%) Terraform
4 469 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
5 407 (15.03%) Kubernetes
6 111 (4.10%) Grafana
7 106 (3.91%) Kibana
8 99 (3.66%) Packer
9 68 (2.51%) Nagios
10 59 (2.18%) Salt
11 47 (1.74%) ZABBIX
12 45 (1.66%) Prometheus
13 38 (1.40%) Consul
13 38 (1.40%) Hadoop YARN
14 34 (1.26%) logstash
15 32 (1.18%) Rancher
16 28 (1.03%) Graphite
17 26 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
18 22 (0.81%) Rundeck
19 20 (0.74%) SELinux
Vendors
1 338 (12.48%) Oracle
2 233 (8.60%) Red Hat
3 190 (7.02%) Google
4 165 (6.09%) Microsoft
5 149 (5.50%) VMware
6 122 (4.51%) Atlassian
7 100 (3.69%) Splunk
8 89 (3.29%) IBM
9 64 (2.36%) Adobe
10 47 (1.74%) HP
11 35 (1.29%) New Relic
12 33 (1.22%) Cloudera
13 31 (1.14%) AppDynamics
14 30 (1.11%) Black Duck
15 29 (1.07%) webMethods
16 26 (0.96%) Hortonworks
16 26 (0.96%) MuleSoft
16 26 (0.96%) SAP
17 23 (0.85%) Pega
18 22 (0.81%) SaltStack