Period
to 25 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 September 2020 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
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 1,546 4,239 5,813
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 5.20% 4.80% 5.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.25% 26.43% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,223 2,840 4,075
Median daily rate £510 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £350 £388 £375
90th Percentile £650 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £495 £460
% change year-on-year -9.09% +7.61% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 20
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -7.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -26.32% +11.76% -10.53%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 5,286 16,036 21,472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.78% 18.16% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,440 10,438 14,733
Median daily rate £490 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £324 £325 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 255 229
Median hourly rate £41.00 £44.02 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.86% +3.58% -
10th Percentile £26.92 £26.61 £26.70
90th Percentile £55.00 £55.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

Jenkins
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Jenkins as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Jenkins.

Daily rate trend for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Jenkins over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Jenkins.

Hourly rate trend for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Jenkins over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Top 17 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 25 September 2020. 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
England +4 1,388 £510 -2.86% 547
London +4 854 £550 - 279
UK excluding London -6 566 £450 -9.09% 307
Work from Home +3 249 £525 -4.55% 119
North of England +6 224 £450 -9.09% 97
North West +19 122 £450 -10.00% 49
South East -11 97 £500 +3.31% 52
Yorkshire -3 71 £450 -10.00% 30
Midlands -8 66 £375 -25.00% 42
South West -12 57 £503 +0.50% 37
East of England +11 54 £473 -5.50% 40
Scotland -3 54 £425 -8.11% 23
West Midlands -12 38 £428 -12.65% 27
East Midlands +2 28 £300 -40.59% 15
North East -2 28 £473 +3.28% 18
Wales +16 11 £360 -14.84% 12
Northern Ireland +7 3 £427 -10.11% 4

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 with a requirement for Jenkins.

1 903 (58.41%) DevOps
2 807 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
3 788 (50.97%) Git (software)
4 779 (50.39%) Java
5 711 (45.99%) AWS
6 607 (39.26%) Python
7 595 (38.49%) Docker
8 509 (32.92%) Kubernetes
9 477 (30.85%) Ansible
10 434 (28.07%) Azure
11 431 (27.88%) Terraform
12 398 (25.74%) Microservices
13 397 (25.68%) Test Automation
14 386 (24.97%) Continuous Integration
15 380 (24.58%) JIRA
16 357 (23.09%) Linux
17 346 (22.38%) Security Cleared
18 343 (22.19%) Finance
19 326 (21.09%) SQL
20 313 (20.25%) Scrum
21 296 (19.15%) Web Services
22 291 (18.82%) SC Cleared
23 289 (18.69%) REST
24 275 (17.79%) Spring
24 275 (17.79%) Maven
25 273 (17.66%) GitLab
26 258 (16.69%) Puppet
27 248 (16.04%) JavaScript
28 230 (14.88%) Confluence
29 221 (14.29%) Oracle

Jenkins
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 230 (14.88%) Confluence
2 153 (9.90%) Apache
3 78 (5.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 61 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 58 (3.75%) WebLogic
6 47 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
7 42 (2.72%) Mule
8 39 (2.52%) Apache Spark
9 37 (2.39%) nginx
10 33 (2.13%) JBoss
11 23 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 21 (1.36%) WebSphere
13 20 (1.29%) Red Hat Fuse
14 19 (1.23%) IIS
15 18 (1.16%) OpenStack
16 14 (0.91%) SharePoint
17 12 (0.78%) Anypoint
18 10 (0.65%) AquaLogic
18 10 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
19 9 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
2 13 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.065%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.065%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 11 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (0.65%) SAP FI-CA
3 7 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.065%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.065%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.065%) Maximo
6 1 (0.065%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (0.065%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 711 (45.99%) AWS
2 434 (28.07%) Azure
3 208 (13.45%) Serverless
4 194 (12.55%) GCP
5 193 (12.48%) GitHub
6 176 (11.38%) AWS Lambda
7 152 (9.83%) Amazon S3
8 145 (9.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 143 (9.25%) Amazon EC2
10 136 (8.80%) Amazon ECS
11 100 (6.47%) OpenShift
12 85 (5.50%) PaaS
13 81 (5.24%) Apigee
14 70 (4.53%) Amazon SQS
15 60 (3.88%) Slack
16 54 (3.49%) IaaS
17 52 (3.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 45 (2.91%) npm
19 42 (2.72%) Amazon EKS
19 42 (2.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (5.50%) Firewall
2 80 (5.17%) HTTP
3 66 (4.27%) DNS
4 48 (3.10%) SSL
5 42 (2.72%) TCP/IP
6 34 (2.20%) Reverse Proxy
7 27 (1.75%) VLAN
8 19 (1.23%) SNMP
9 13 (0.84%) DHCP
9 13 (0.84%) Skype
9 13 (0.84%) VPN
10 12 (0.78%) FTP
11 11 (0.71%) SSH
12 10 (0.65%) DSL
13 9 (0.58%) Internet
14 8 (0.52%) Network Security
15 6 (0.39%) BGP
15 6 (0.39%) SAN
16 5 (0.32%) Kerberos
16 5 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (10.22%) MySQL
2 154 (9.96%) SQL Server
3 137 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
4 132 (8.54%) Amazon Redshift
5 130 (8.41%) Hadoop
6 112 (7.24%) Relational Database
7 105 (6.79%) Big Data
8 95 (6.14%) Amazon RDS
9 91 (5.89%) MongoDB
10 81 (5.24%) NoSQL
11 55 (3.56%) Apache Hive
11 55 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
12 50 (3.23%) Oracle Database
13 40 (2.59%) RDBMS
14 27 (1.75%) Pentaho
15 25 (1.62%) BigQuery
15 25 (1.62%) Impala
16 22 (1.42%) Power BI
17 20 (1.29%) Amazon Aurora
17 20 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 788 (50.97%) Git (software)
2 380 (24.58%) JIRA
3 275 (17.79%) Maven
4 273 (17.66%) GitLab
5 179 (11.58%) Artifactory
6 177 (11.45%) Cucumber
7 167 (10.80%) JUnit
8 157 (10.16%) Selenium
9 134 (8.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 99 (6.40%) SonarQube
11 94 (6.08%) Gradle
12 93 (6.02%) Bitbucket
13 84 (5.43%) TeamCity
14 70 (4.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 63 (4.08%) Mockito
16 62 (4.01%) SoapUI
17 61 (3.95%) Subversion
18 51 (3.30%) CircleCI
19 48 (3.10%) Postman
20 45 (2.91%) JMeter
General
1 343 (22.19%) Finance
2 194 (12.55%) Banking
3 152 (9.83%) Public Sector
4 62 (4.01%) Front Office
5 31 (2.01%) Back Office
6 29 (1.88%) Marketing
7 25 (1.62%) Investment Banking
8 13 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 12 (0.78%) Retail
10 10 (0.65%) Legal
11 9 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.52%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.45%) Electronics
14 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.19%) Law
15 3 (0.19%) Military
15 3 (0.19%) Police
16 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 533 (34.48%) Developer
2 337 (21.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 222 (14.36%) Java Developer
4 141 (9.12%) AWS Engineer
5 103 (6.66%) AWS DevOps
6 87 (5.63%) Architect
7 83 (5.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 76 (4.92%) Tester
9 75 (4.85%) Java Engineer
10 74 (4.79%) AWS Developer
11 72 (4.66%) Software Engineer
12 64 (4.14%) Java Software Developer
13 63 (4.08%) Senior Developer
14 59 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
15 48 (3.10%) Cloud Architect
15 48 (3.10%) SQL Developer
16 47 (3.04%) Automation Tester
17 45 (2.91%) Java Software Engineer
18 43 (2.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 42 (2.72%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (19.15%) Web Services
2 289 (18.69%) REST
3 275 (17.79%) Spring
4 193 (12.48%) Spring Boot
5 187 (12.10%) Node.js
6 180 (11.64%) HTML
7 158 (10.22%) JSON
8 135 (8.73%) SOAP
9 128 (8.28%) CSS
10 120 (7.76%) Kafka
11 117 (7.57%) RESTful
12 106 (6.86%) XML
13 103 (6.66%) Swagger
14 100 (6.47%) .NET
14 100 (6.47%) AngularJS
15 97 (6.27%) HTML5
16 92 (5.95%) React
17 86 (5.56%) J2EE
18 82 (5.30%) gRPC
19 81 (5.24%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 114 (7.37%) Mobile App
2 77 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (4.46%) Hedge funds
4 66 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
5 59 (3.82%) Fixed Income
6 57 (3.69%) User Experience
7 52 (3.36%) Public Cloud
8 51 (3.30%) Derivative
9 50 (3.23%) Equities
10 40 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (2.33%) Cloud Native
12 25 (1.62%) Data Structures
13 21 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
14 16 (1.03%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
15 15 (0.97%) Algorithms
15 15 (0.97%) Data Centre
15 15 (0.97%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.91%) Clustering
16 14 (0.91%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 357 (23.09%) Linux
2 168 (10.87%) Windows
3 118 (7.63%) Unix
4 86 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 75 (4.85%) CentOS
6 68 (4.40%) Android
7 64 (4.14%) Apple iOS
8 45 (2.91%) Windows Server
9 31 (2.01%) Ubuntu
10 27 (1.75%) Windows Server 2016
11 26 (1.68%) Windows 10
12 15 (0.97%) Debian
13 9 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.58%) VMS
14 8 (0.52%) CoreOS
14 8 (0.52%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.32%) AIX
16 4 (0.26%) Fedora
16 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 903 (58.41%) DevOps
2 807 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (25.74%) Microservices
4 397 (25.68%) Test Automation
5 386 (24.97%) Continuous Integration
6 313 (20.25%) Scrum
7 213 (13.78%) Software Engineering
8 203 (13.13%) TDD
9 200 (12.94%) Infrastructure as Code
10 182 (11.77%) Kanban
11 180 (11.64%) BDD
12 177 (11.45%) Configuration Management
13 160 (10.35%) Continuous Delivery
14 148 (9.57%) Open Source
15 124 (8.02%) Asset Management
16 116 (7.50%) Mentoring
17 115 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
18 113 (7.31%) Unit Testing
19 106 (6.86%) Deployment Automation
20 78 (5.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 779 (50.39%) Java
2 607 (39.26%) Python
3 326 (21.09%) SQL
4 248 (16.04%) JavaScript
5 196 (12.68%) Bash Shell
6 137 (8.86%) Java 8
7 111 (7.18%) PowerShell
8 99 (6.40%) C#
9 78 (5.05%) Perl
10 77 (4.98%) Groovy
10 77 (4.98%) Shell Script
11 72 (4.66%) Kotlin
12 62 (4.01%) Ruby
13 56 (3.62%) PL/SQL
14 50 (3.23%) Apple Swift
15 48 (3.10%) R
16 45 (2.91%) Go
17 44 (2.85%) Scala
18 28 (1.81%) C
19 27 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 346 (22.38%) Security Cleared
2 291 (18.82%) SC Cleared
3 38 (2.46%) Degree
3 38 (2.46%) DV Cleared
4 32 (2.07%) BPSS Clearance
5 27 (1.75%) AWS Certification
6 25 (1.62%) Sun Certification
7 22 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.16%) Master's Degree
9 17 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (1.03%) ISEB
11 15 (0.97%) CCA
12 10 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (0.52%) DBS Check
13 8 (0.52%) Novell Certification
14 2 (0.13%) CISA
14 2 (0.13%) CISM
14 2 (0.13%) CISSP
14 2 (0.13%) CSSLP
14 2 (0.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (7.76%) QA
2 11 (0.71%) WCAG
3 5 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.32%) GDPR
4 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.13%) NCSC
5 2 (0.13%) NIST
5 2 (0.13%) SEPA
6 1 (0.065%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.065%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.065%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.065%) MiFID
6 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.065%) PMO
6 1 (0.065%) SLA
6 1 (0.065%) TARGET2
System Software
1 595 (38.49%) Docker
2 49 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (2.52%) vSphere
4 38 (2.46%) Active Directory
5 33 (2.13%) HDFS
6 26 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.32%) Postfix
10 4 (0.26%) Xen
11 3 (0.19%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 3 (0.19%) Gluster
11 3 (0.19%) KVM
11 3 (0.19%) NFS
11 3 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.13%) Varnish
12 2 (0.13%) vCloud
13 1 (0.065%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 509 (32.92%) Kubernetes
2 477 (30.85%) Ansible
3 431 (27.88%) Terraform
4 258 (16.69%) Puppet
5 182 (11.77%) Opscode Chef
6 68 (4.40%) Grafana
6 68 (4.40%) Packer
6 68 (4.40%) Prometheus
7 42 (2.72%) Kibana
8 26 (1.68%) Salt
8 26 (1.68%) ZABBIX
9 22 (1.42%) Argo
10 18 (1.16%) logstash
11 17 (1.10%) Rundeck
12 15 (0.97%) Nagios
13 11 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (0.52%) Istio
15 6 (0.39%) Consul
15 6 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (0.39%) Rancher
Vendors
1 221 (14.29%) Oracle
2 139 (8.99%) Google
3 124 (8.02%) Splunk
4 120 (7.76%) Microsoft
5 97 (6.27%) AppDynamics
6 91 (5.89%) Cloudera
7 78 (5.05%) VMware
8 64 (4.14%) MuleSoft
9 59 (3.82%) Hortonworks
10 55 (3.56%) Red Hat
11 52 (3.36%) Atlassian
12 38 (2.46%) Databricks
13 36 (2.33%) SAP
14 30 (1.94%) Dell
15 25 (1.62%) StreamSets
16 24 (1.55%) SaltStack
17 19 (1.23%) Talend
18 18 (1.16%) BEA
18 18 (1.16%) HP
18 18 (1.16%) ServiceNow