Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 37 51
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 +15
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 1,877 2,840 2,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 4.08% 5.13% 4.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.30% 25.44% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,182 1,773 1,433
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £358 £350 £330
90th Percentile £631 £601 £575
UK median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £42.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.55% -11.05% +31.94%
10th Percentile £35.00 £36.20 £36.75
90th Percentile £54.88 £53.75 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% -11.58% +31.94%

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 7,723 11,163 9,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.80% 20.16% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,747 7,085 6,013
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 209 255
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £20.50 £27.35 £29.20
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -3 536 £495 +10.00% 157
South East -21 428 £500 - 118
South West -1 285 £506 +12.33% 52
Yorkshire +6 232 £500 +11.11% 66
Midlands -14 224 £475 +7.95% 52
Scotland -4 214 £500 +5.26% 45
North West -17 209 £525 +15.38% 76
East of England -19 152 £500 +5.26% 88
West Midlands -15 136 £475 +1.06% 34
North East -4 96 £470 +3.30% 15
East Midlands -9 87 £488 +20.44% 18
Wales -27 33 £400 -7.25% 20
Northern Ireland -2 7 £488 +1.56% 3
Jenkins
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 1,033 (55.03%) DevOps
2 996 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 906 (48.27%) Git (software)
4 792 (42.19%) AWS
5 768 (40.92%) Java
6 691 (36.81%) Ansible
7 640 (34.10%) Linux
8 633 (33.72%) Docker
9 632 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
10 573 (30.53%) Python
11 495 (26.37%) JIRA
12 483 (25.73%) Test Automation
13 441 (23.49%) Azure
14 423 (22.54%) Scrum
15 415 (22.11%) Puppet
16 411 (21.90%) JavaScript
17 408 (21.74%) Kubernetes
18 402 (21.42%) Terraform
19 390 (20.78%) Microservices
20 331 (17.63%) GitHub
21 318 (16.94%) Confluence
22 303 (16.14%) Maven
23 301 (16.04%) Selenium
24 299 (15.93%) Spring
24 299 (15.93%) SQL
25 294 (15.66%) Configuration Management
26 293 (15.61%) TDD
27 276 (14.70%) Security Cleared
28 273 (14.54%) Cucumber
29 257 (13.69%) Web Services

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
1 318 (16.94%) Confluence
2 146 (7.78%) Apache
3 110 (5.86%) Tomcat
4 89 (4.74%) nginx
5 64 (3.41%) Apache Spark
6 58 (3.09%) WebSphere
7 49 (2.61%) JBoss
8 45 (2.40%) IIS
9 37 (1.97%) OpenStack
10 33 (1.76%) Cloud Foundry
10 33 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
11 31 (1.65%) Jetty
12 26 (1.39%) Mongrel
13 24 (1.28%) WebLogic
14 20 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 18 (0.96%) Mule
16 11 (0.59%) SharePoint
17 10 (0.53%) SAS
18 9 (0.48%) Jupyter
18 9 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.43%) FileZilla
2 8 (0.43%) InVision
3 7 (0.37%) Notepad++
4 5 (0.27%) Figma
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.16%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.16%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.11%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 16 (0.85%) Sonata
2 7 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.16%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.16%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.053%) Magento
6 1 (0.053%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 792 (42.19%) AWS
2 441 (23.49%) Azure
3 331 (17.63%) GitHub
4 219 (11.67%) Amazon EC2
5 175 (9.32%) GCP
6 124 (6.61%) Serverless
7 116 (6.18%) Amazon S3
8 112 (5.97%) AWS CloudFormation
9 104 (5.54%) OpenShift
10 84 (4.48%) AWS Lambda
11 79 (4.21%) PaaS
12 72 (3.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 71 (3.78%) Slack
14 58 (3.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 57 (3.04%) Amazon SQS
16 55 (2.93%) SaaS
17 49 (2.61%) Amazon ELB
18 40 (2.13%) IaaS
19 39 (2.08%) Google Analytics
20 38 (2.02%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.34%) HTTP
2 98 (5.22%) TCP/IP
3 85 (4.53%) SSL
4 79 (4.21%) DNS
5 33 (1.76%) FTP
6 32 (1.70%) DHCP
6 32 (1.70%) IPsec
7 31 (1.65%) Firewall
8 30 (1.60%) Internet
9 19 (1.01%) OpenVPN
10 15 (0.80%) DSL
11 13 (0.69%) Skype
12 12 (0.64%) Network Security
13 11 (0.59%) Kerberos
14 10 (0.53%) SSH
15 8 (0.43%) PuTTY
15 8 (0.43%) VPN
15 8 (0.43%) WinSCP
15 8 (0.43%) Wireshark
16 7 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (7.51%) Amazon RDS
2 135 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
3 126 (6.71%) MySQL
4 125 (6.66%) Big Data
5 113 (6.02%) SQL Server
6 110 (5.86%) MongoDB
7 109 (5.81%) NoSQL
8 89 (4.74%) Hadoop
9 83 (4.42%) Relational Database
10 50 (2.66%) Oracle Database
11 38 (2.02%) Apache Hive
12 36 (1.92%) Amazon Aurora
12 36 (1.92%) DB2
13 35 (1.86%) RDBMS
14 28 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 28 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
16 22 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (1.17%) Pentaho
17 21 (1.12%) Impala
Development Applications
1 906 (48.27%) Git (software)
2 495 (26.37%) JIRA
3 303 (16.14%) Maven
4 301 (16.04%) Selenium
5 273 (14.54%) Cucumber
6 249 (13.27%) JUnit
7 222 (11.83%) Sonatype Nexus
8 184 (9.80%) Bitbucket
9 159 (8.47%) SonarQube
10 138 (7.35%) GitLab
11 116 (6.18%) TeamCity
12 111 (5.91%) Mockito
13 106 (5.65%) Gradle
14 87 (4.64%) Artifactory
15 85 (4.53%) Subversion
16 81 (4.32%) JMeter
17 72 (3.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 72 (3.84%) Travis CI
18 65 (3.46%) Ant
19 50 (2.66%) Gatling
General
1 229 (12.20%) Finance
2 177 (9.43%) Public Sector
3 109 (5.81%) Banking
4 64 (3.41%) Retail
5 27 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 25 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 12 (0.64%) Games
7 12 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 12 (0.64%) Retail Banking
8 11 (0.59%) Electronics
9 8 (0.43%) Law
9 8 (0.43%) Legal
10 7 (0.37%) Marketing
11 5 (0.27%) Automotive
11 5 (0.27%) Publishing
12 4 (0.21%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.16%) Military
14 2 (0.11%) Advertising
14 2 (0.11%) Back Office
14 2 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 607 (32.34%) Developer
2 521 (27.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 227 (12.09%) Java Developer
4 142 (7.57%) AWS Engineer
5 114 (6.07%) AWS DevOps
6 93 (4.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 86 (4.58%) Senior DevOps
8 82 (4.37%) Tester
9 74 (3.94%) Software Engineer
10 72 (3.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 67 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
12 66 (3.52%) Senior Developer
13 65 (3.46%) Architect
14 63 (3.36%) Consultant
15 58 (3.09%) Administrator
16 56 (2.98%) Software Developer
17 54 (2.88%) Automation Tester
17 54 (2.88%) Test Engineer
18 50 (2.66%) Analyst
19 48 (2.56%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (15.93%) Spring
2 257 (13.69%) Web Services
3 222 (11.83%) REST
4 217 (11.56%) Node.js
5 215 (11.45%) HTML
6 213 (11.35%) .NET
7 212 (11.29%) CSS
8 204 (10.87%) RESTful
9 203 (10.82%) JSON
10 192 (10.23%) AngularJS
11 164 (8.74%) SOAP
12 149 (7.94%) React
13 147 (7.83%) XML
14 118 (6.29%) Spring Boot
15 94 (5.01%) Hibernate
16 93 (4.95%) J2EE
17 88 (4.69%) jQuery
18 85 (4.53%) Kafka
19 73 (3.89%) Gherkin
20 72 (3.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (3.94%) Public Cloud
2 65 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (3.20%) User Experience
4 52 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
6 42 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 33 (1.76%) Cloud Native
7 33 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
8 28 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (1.17%) PKI
10 18 (0.96%) Clustering
11 16 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 15 (0.80%) NHS
13 14 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.75%) Virtual Team
14 13 (0.69%) Mainframe
15 12 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
16 11 (0.59%) Data Centre
16 11 (0.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 640 (34.10%) Linux
2 220 (11.72%) Windows
3 173 (9.22%) Unix
4 154 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 110 (5.86%) CentOS
6 49 (2.61%) Ubuntu
7 47 (2.50%) Android
8 46 (2.45%) Apple iOS
9 41 (2.18%) Amazon Linux
10 20 (1.07%) Windows Server
11 11 (0.59%) CoreOS
11 11 (0.59%) Solaris
12 9 (0.48%) Debian
13 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.32%) VMS
15 4 (0.21%) AIX
15 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,033 (55.03%) DevOps
2 996 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 632 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
4 483 (25.73%) Test Automation
5 423 (22.54%) Scrum
6 390 (20.78%) Microservices
7 294 (15.66%) Configuration Management
8 293 (15.61%) TDD
9 229 (12.20%) Open Source
10 228 (12.15%) BDD
11 195 (10.39%) Software Engineering
12 176 (9.38%) Kanban
13 175 (9.32%) Infrastructure as Code
14 157 (8.36%) Mentoring
15 138 (7.35%) Continuous Delivery
16 129 (6.87%) Analytics
17 118 (6.29%) Problem-Solving
18 106 (5.65%) Migration
19 99 (5.27%) Unit Testing
20 85 (4.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 768 (40.92%) Java
2 573 (30.53%) Python
3 411 (21.90%) JavaScript
4 299 (15.93%) SQL
5 240 (12.79%) Bash Shell
6 175 (9.32%) C#
7 141 (7.51%) PowerShell
8 138 (7.35%) Shell Script
9 98 (5.22%) Java 8
10 96 (5.11%) Ruby
11 80 (4.26%) Scala
12 62 (3.30%) Groovy
13 60 (3.20%) Perl
14 51 (2.72%) PHP
15 47 (2.50%) TypeScript
16 44 (2.34%) C
16 44 (2.34%) Go
17 32 (1.70%) Apple Swift
18 31 (1.65%) PL/SQL
19 30 (1.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 276 (14.70%) Security Cleared
2 178 (9.48%) SC Cleared
3 72 (3.84%) Degree
4 44 (2.34%) ISTQB
5 39 (2.08%) ISEB
6 33 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 30 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
8 29 (1.55%) DV Cleared
9 24 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 21 (1.12%) AWS Certification
10 21 (1.12%) RHCSA
11 20 (1.07%) RHCE
12 14 (0.75%) MCSA
12 14 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (0.59%) OCPJP
13 11 (0.59%) Sun Certification
14 9 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.43%) CCNA
16 6 (0.32%) CCA
16 6 (0.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (7.83%) QA
2 20 (1.07%) NIST
3 19 (1.01%) WCAG
4 14 (0.75%) NCSC
5 7 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.21%) GDPR
7 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) HL7
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 26262
8 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.11%) PSD2
8 2 (0.11%) SLA
9 1 (0.053%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 633 (33.72%) Docker
2 79 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 38 (2.02%) Active Directory
5 34 (1.81%) Postfix
6 29 (1.55%) Xen
7 25 (1.33%) vSphere
8 18 (0.96%) Hyper-V
9 15 (0.80%) HDFS
10 11 (0.59%) LXC
10 11 (0.59%) VirtualBox
11 10 (0.53%) PowerDNS
12 9 (0.48%) VMware NSX
13 6 (0.32%) Gluster
14 5 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.16%) KVM
15 3 (0.16%) NFS
16 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
17 1 (0.053%) GlusterFS
17 1 (0.053%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 691 (36.81%) Ansible
2 415 (22.11%) Puppet
3 408 (21.74%) Kubernetes
4 402 (21.42%) Terraform
5 233 (12.41%) Opscode Chef
6 82 (4.37%) Grafana
7 73 (3.89%) Packer
8 60 (3.20%) Kibana
9 58 (3.09%) Prometheus
10 37 (1.97%) Nagios
11 26 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
12 24 (1.28%) HAProxy
12 24 (1.28%) Salt
13 19 (1.01%) FreeIPA
14 18 (0.96%) Consul
15 14 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
16 13 (0.69%) Rancher
16 13 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
17 12 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
18 11 (0.59%) Mesos
Vendors
1 185 (9.86%) Google
2 174 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 174 (9.27%) Oracle
3 146 (7.78%) Red Hat
4 118 (6.29%) VMware
5 115 (6.13%) Splunk
6 73 (3.89%) Atlassian
7 49 (2.61%) Cloudera
8 38 (2.02%) AppDynamics
9 36 (1.92%) IBM
10 34 (1.81%) SAP
11 31 (1.65%) MuleSoft
12 30 (1.60%) Cisco
13 26 (1.39%) Black Duck
14 20 (1.07%) Hortonworks
14 20 (1.07%) New Relic
15 19 (1.01%) Veracode
15 19 (1.01%) WSO2
16 17 (0.91%) Adobe
16 17 (0.91%) F5