Period
to 20 June 2019

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 20 June 2019 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
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 39 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 +42
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 2,441 2,652 1,918
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.03% 5.02% 3.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.53% 26.37% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,539 1,743 1,255
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £313
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +4.02%
10th Percentile £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £75.00 £61.48
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -23.91% +9.52% -

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 9,560 10,058 8,176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 19.68% 19.03% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,006 6,383 5,194
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £467 £425
% change year-on-year +1.71% +9.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 198 279
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +0.12%
10th Percentile £23.45 £27.20 £24.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £56.25 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% - -

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 20 June 2019.

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 20 June 2019.

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 20 June 2019. 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
North of England +11 781 £500 +11.11% 31
South East -15 544 £475 -2.56% 40
North West +20 352 £500 +11.11% 19
Midlands +13 350 £475 +1.60% 25
Yorkshire +6 348 £500 +11.11% 8
South West 0 334 £500 - 23
West Midlands +14 232 £500 - 15
East of England -9 191 £525 +10.53% 28
Scotland +1 173 £463 +8.82% 9
East Midlands +17 111 £408 -4.12% 10
North East -5 81 £450 +6.01% 4
Wales -2 63 £481 -3.71% 1
Northern Ireland -2 9 £475 +10.14% 6
Jenkins
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 1,361 (55.76%) DevOps
2 1,280 (52.44%) Git (software)
3 1,221 (50.02%) Agile Software Development
4 1,137 (46.58%) Java
5 1,041 (42.65%) Amazon AWS
6 918 (37.61%) Docker
7 879 (36.01%) Linux
8 812 (33.27%) Continuous Integration
9 781 (32.00%) Ansible
10 712 (29.17%) Python
11 684 (28.02%) JIRA
12 623 (25.52%) Test Automation
13 573 (23.47%) Puppet
14 547 (22.41%) Kubernetes
15 539 (22.08%) Maven
16 498 (20.40%) Terraform
17 478 (19.58%) Microservices
17 478 (19.58%) Spring
18 475 (19.46%) Scrum
19 473 (19.38%) JavaScript
20 467 (19.13%) TDD
21 464 (19.01%) Microsoft Azure
22 433 (17.74%) SQL
23 403 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
24 385 (15.77%) Configuration Management
25 358 (14.67%) Selenium
26 354 (14.50%) Web Services
27 350 (14.34%) BDD
28 347 (14.22%) Confluence
29 313 (12.82%) JUnit

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
1 347 (14.22%) Confluence
2 153 (6.27%) Apache
3 142 (5.82%) Tomcat
4 135 (5.53%) Apache Spark
5 104 (4.26%) nginx
6 76 (3.11%) JBoss
7 73 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 64 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
9 58 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
10 50 (2.05%) WebLogic
11 42 (1.72%) IIS
12 35 (1.43%) Mule
13 27 (1.11%) OpenStack
14 22 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 21 (0.86%) Jetty
16 19 (0.78%) Documentum
16 19 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 19 (0.78%) SharePoint
17 17 (0.70%) CMS
18 16 (0.66%) Mongrel
Applications
1 12 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.20%) Adobe XD
3 5 (0.20%) InVision
3 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.20%) Zeplin
4 2 (0.082%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.25%) Magento
3 6 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.20%) assyst
4 5 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.16%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.16%) SAP FI-CA
5 4 (0.16%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (0.041%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.041%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1,041 (42.65%) Amazon AWS
2 464 (19.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 259 (10.61%) GitHub
4 180 (7.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 155 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
6 147 (6.02%) OpenShift
7 141 (5.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 126 (5.16%) Serverless
9 117 (4.79%) Amazon S3
10 107 (4.38%) PaaS
11 94 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
12 84 (3.44%) Slack
13 72 (2.95%) SaaS
14 69 (2.83%) Amazon EKS
15 68 (2.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 60 (2.46%) IaaS
17 59 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 56 (2.29%) Amazon ELB
19 54 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
20 53 (2.17%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (6.72%) HTTP
2 92 (3.77%) SSL
3 78 (3.20%) TCP/IP
4 72 (2.95%) DNS
5 42 (1.72%) FTP
6 40 (1.64%) DHCP
7 37 (1.52%) IPsec
8 28 (1.15%) Internet
9 27 (1.11%) Firewall
10 26 (1.07%) OpenVPN
11 25 (1.02%) DSL
12 16 (0.66%) Kerberos
12 16 (0.66%) VPN
13 12 (0.49%) Network Security
14 11 (0.45%) MQTT
15 7 (0.29%) SAN
15 7 (0.29%) SSH
16 6 (0.25%) LAN
16 6 (0.25%) VLAN
16 6 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (8.85%) NoSQL
2 198 (8.11%) MySQL
3 196 (8.03%) MongoDB
4 186 (7.62%) Big Data
4 186 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
5 180 (7.37%) Hadoop
6 123 (5.04%) SQL Server
7 118 (4.83%) Relational Database
8 115 (4.71%) Amazon RDS
9 70 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 68 (2.79%) Apache Hive
11 66 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 61 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
13 58 (2.38%) HBase
14 56 (2.29%) RDBMS
15 52 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 42 (1.72%) Amazon Aurora
17 37 (1.52%) DB2
18 35 (1.43%) Redis
19 28 (1.15%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1,280 (52.44%) Git (software)
2 684 (28.02%) JIRA
3 539 (22.08%) Maven
4 358 (14.67%) Selenium
5 313 (12.82%) JUnit
6 298 (12.21%) Cucumber
7 277 (11.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 238 (9.75%) SonarQube
9 202 (8.28%) GitLab
10 157 (6.43%) Bitbucket
11 149 (6.10%) Artifactory
11 149 (6.10%) Gradle
11 149 (6.10%) Subversion
12 127 (5.20%) JMeter
13 114 (4.67%) TeamCity
14 111 (4.55%) Mockito
15 87 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 85 (3.48%) IntelliJ
17 84 (3.44%) SoapUI
18 81 (3.32%) Ant
General
1 281 (11.51%) Finance
2 147 (6.02%) Banking
3 82 (3.36%) Retail
4 20 (0.82%) Retail Banking
5 19 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 18 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 15 (0.61%) Games
8 11 (0.45%) Law
8 11 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.41%) Automotive
10 9 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.37%) Marketing
10 9 (0.37%) Publishing
11 7 (0.29%) Back Office
11 7 (0.29%) Legal
12 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.16%) Electronics
14 2 (0.082%) Advertising
14 2 (0.082%) French Language
14 2 (0.082%) German Language
Job Titles
1 753 (30.85%) Developer
2 743 (30.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 354 (14.50%) Java Developer
4 210 (8.60%) AWS Engineer
5 202 (8.28%) AWS DevOps
6 159 (6.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 117 (4.79%) Architect
8 102 (4.18%) Tester
9 101 (4.14%) Cloud Engineer
10 93 (3.81%) Senior DevOps
11 88 (3.61%) Consultant
12 84 (3.44%) Senior Developer
13 78 (3.20%) Automation Tester
13 78 (3.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 77 (3.15%) Test Engineer
15 73 (2.99%) Software Engineer
16 65 (2.66%) Analyst
17 61 (2.50%) Platform Engineer
18 58 (2.38%) Java Engineer
18 58 (2.38%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (19.58%) Spring
2 354 (14.50%) Web Services
3 279 (11.43%) REST
4 254 (10.41%) JSON
4 254 (10.41%) Node.js
5 249 (10.20%) RESTful
6 235 (9.63%) HTML
7 229 (9.38%) Spring Boot
8 212 (8.68%) CSS
9 200 (8.19%) .NET
9 200 (8.19%) SOAP
10 180 (7.37%) Kafka
11 173 (7.09%) AngularJS
12 151 (6.19%) XML
13 124 (5.08%) React
14 122 (5.00%) J2EE
15 110 (4.51%) Middleware
16 108 (4.42%) Hibernate
17 106 (4.34%) RabbitMQ
18 103 (4.22%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 87 (3.56%) Public Cloud
2 84 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (2.95%) User Experience
4 66 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
5 64 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 52 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
8 44 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
9 42 (1.72%) Cloud Native
10 28 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 26 (1.07%) Virtual Team
12 19 (0.78%) Clustering
12 19 (0.78%) Data Centre
13 18 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
13 18 (0.74%) NHS
14 12 (0.49%) Mainframe
14 12 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
15 11 (0.45%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.37%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 879 (36.01%) Linux
2 253 (10.36%) Unix
3 250 (10.24%) Windows
4 171 (7.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 151 (6.19%) CentOS
6 58 (2.38%) Android
7 55 (2.25%) Apple iOS
8 36 (1.47%) Windows Server
9 33 (1.35%) Ubuntu
10 21 (0.86%) CoreOS
11 20 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.57%) AIX
13 12 (0.49%) Debian
14 11 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.33%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.33%) Solaris
16 6 (0.25%) VMS
17 5 (0.20%) Fedora
17 5 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,361 (55.76%) DevOps
2 1,221 (50.02%) Agile Software Development
3 812 (33.27%) Continuous Integration
4 623 (25.52%) Test Automation
5 478 (19.58%) Microservices
6 475 (19.46%) Scrum
7 467 (19.13%) TDD
8 385 (15.77%) Configuration Management
9 350 (14.34%) BDD
10 268 (10.98%) Open Source
11 235 (9.63%) Software Engineering
12 231 (9.46%) Kanban
13 225 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
14 222 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
15 212 (8.68%) Infrastructure as Code
16 138 (5.65%) Deployment Automation
17 135 (5.53%) Continuous Deployment
18 134 (5.49%) Mentoring
19 133 (5.45%) Migration
20 131 (5.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,137 (46.58%) Java
2 712 (29.17%) Python
3 473 (19.38%) JavaScript
4 433 (17.74%) SQL
5 278 (11.39%) Bash Shell
6 202 (8.28%) Ruby
7 151 (6.19%) C#
8 150 (6.15%) Java 8
9 135 (5.53%) Shell Script
10 133 (5.45%) PowerShell
11 125 (5.12%) Scala
12 115 (4.71%) Groovy
13 105 (4.30%) Perl
14 63 (2.58%) PHP
15 48 (1.97%) Go
16 36 (1.47%) Apple Swift
17 34 (1.39%) C++
17 34 (1.39%) PL/SQL
18 33 (1.35%) TypeScript
19 28 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 246 (10.08%) Security Cleared
2 183 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 81 (3.32%) Degree
4 58 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 40 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 36 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 29 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 29 (1.19%) ISEB
8 21 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (0.74%) DBS Check
10 16 (0.66%) OCPJP
10 16 (0.66%) Sun Certification
11 14 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.33%) RHCSA
13 6 (0.25%) CCNP
13 6 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.20%) CCNA
15 4 (0.16%) SANS
16 3 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (5.20%) QA
2 34 (1.39%) NIST
3 31 (1.27%) NCSC
4 10 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.29%) WCAG
6 6 (0.25%) GDPR
6 6 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.16%) PMO
8 3 (0.12%) IFRS
9 2 (0.082%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.082%) PSD2
9 2 (0.082%) SLA
10 1 (0.041%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.041%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 918 (37.61%) Docker
2 59 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 46 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (1.19%) HDFS
6 19 (0.78%) Apache Flume
7 18 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 17 (0.70%) Postfix
8 17 (0.70%) Xen
9 13 (0.53%) Hyper-V
9 13 (0.53%) LXC
10 9 (0.37%) vSphere
11 8 (0.33%) VMware NSX
12 6 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.16%) Cygwin
13 4 (0.16%) Squid
14 3 (0.12%) KVM
14 3 (0.12%) OpenAM
14 3 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.082%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 781 (32.00%) Ansible
2 573 (23.47%) Puppet
3 547 (22.41%) Kubernetes
4 498 (20.40%) Terraform
5 403 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
6 106 (4.34%) Packer
7 81 (3.32%) Prometheus
8 77 (3.15%) Grafana
9 41 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
10 40 (1.64%) Kibana
11 35 (1.43%) Salt
12 30 (1.23%) Hadoop YARN
13 26 (1.07%) FreeIPA
14 24 (0.98%) Nagios
14 24 (0.98%) Rancher
15 23 (0.94%) ZABBIX
16 22 (0.90%) Consul
17 21 (0.86%) HAProxy
18 20 (0.82%) SCCM
19 19 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 249 (10.20%) Oracle
2 187 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 174 (7.13%) Red Hat
4 146 (5.98%) Google
5 112 (4.59%) Splunk
6 107 (4.38%) VMware
7 98 (4.01%) Atlassian
8 53 (2.17%) Cloudera
9 51 (2.09%) AppDynamics
10 46 (1.88%) Black Duck
11 45 (1.84%) IBM
12 43 (1.76%) MuleSoft
13 36 (1.47%) SAP
14 26 (1.07%) CA
15 25 (1.02%) New Relic
15 25 (1.02%) Veracode
16 22 (0.90%) Hortonworks
16 22 (0.90%) hybris
16 22 (0.90%) Pega
16 22 (0.90%) Salesforce.com