Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 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
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 37 48
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 +8
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 3,882 5,912 4,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.60% 5.78% 4.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.10% 27.56% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,575 4,073 3,136
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.37% +4.95%
10th Percentile £380 £369 £363
90th Percentile £675 £651 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +8.79% +1.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 47
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +47.29%
10th Percentile £35.00 £20.10 £36.70
90th Percentile £50.60 £75.75 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +9.41% -10.53% +47.29%

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 14,872 21,454 18,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.62% 20.96% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,710 14,674 12,659
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 221 290
UK median hourly rate £44.02 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.58% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £24.14 £26.25 £30.23
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £61.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.66%

Jenkins
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jenkins over the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jenkins over the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Jenkins in the UK

Jenkins
Top 16 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 20 October 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
England -10 3,577 £525 +2.44% 852
UK excluding London -9 1,910 £495 +8.79% 585
London -15 1,893 £550 +4.76% 355
North of England -1 517 £495 +10.00% 149
South East -15 465 £486 -2.85% 121
South West +3 296 £513 +13.89% 76
Yorkshire +8 225 £491 +9.17% 68
Midlands -2 222 £475 +7.95% 74
North West -12 205 £525 +16.67% 63
Scotland +5 200 £488 +2.63% 73
East of England -8 171 £500 +5.26% 77
West Midlands -13 134 £475 - 42
North East -8 87 £450 - 18
East Midlands -8 85 £500 +25.00% 30
Wales -29 34 £400 -9.19% 14
Northern Ireland -7 7 £488 +12.46% 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 with a requirement for Jenkins.

1 2,146 (55.28%) DevOps
2 2,046 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1,807 (46.55%) Git (software)
4 1,627 (41.91%) Java
5 1,587 (40.88%) AWS
6 1,457 (37.53%) Docker
7 1,319 (33.98%) Ansible
8 1,250 (32.20%) Python
9 1,223 (31.50%) Linux
10 1,178 (30.35%) Continuous Integration
11 1,001 (25.79%) Terraform
12 994 (25.61%) Kubernetes
13 971 (25.01%) JIRA
14 908 (23.39%) Test Automation
15 903 (23.26%) Scrum
16 816 (21.02%) JavaScript
17 803 (20.69%) Azure
18 796 (20.50%) Microservices
19 757 (19.50%) TDD
20 685 (17.65%) Puppet
21 652 (16.80%) SQL
22 604 (15.56%) Maven
23 602 (15.51%) Spring
24 584 (15.04%) Finance
25 578 (14.89%) Web Services
26 577 (14.86%) GitHub
27 556 (14.32%) BDD
28 546 (14.06%) Confluence
29 540 (13.91%) Configuration Management
30 535 (13.78%) Security Cleared

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
1 546 (14.06%) Confluence
2 211 (5.44%) Apache
3 187 (4.82%) Apache Spark
4 160 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 144 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
6 125 (3.22%) nginx
7 80 (2.06%) JBoss
8 68 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 66 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
10 51 (1.31%) OpenStack
11 49 (1.26%) IIS
12 40 (1.03%) WebLogic
13 33 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 32 (0.82%) SharePoint
15 31 (0.80%) Jetty
16 26 (0.67%) SAS
17 25 (0.64%) Mule
18 23 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
19 18 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 17 (0.44%) Anypoint
Applications
1 21 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.33%) Zeplin
3 11 (0.28%) Sketch
4 10 (0.26%) InVision
5 8 (0.21%) FileZilla
6 7 (0.18%) Notepad++
7 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (0.13%) Figma
9 4 (0.10%) Adobe XD
9 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.077%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.052%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.026%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 20 (0.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 16 (0.41%) Sonata
3 13 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 9 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.21%) Magento
6 7 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.18%) FINCAD Analytics
7 3 (0.077%) CA PPM
7 3 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.077%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.052%) assyst
8 2 (0.052%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.052%) Distributed Ledger
8 2 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.052%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.052%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.026%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.026%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.026%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,587 (40.88%) AWS
2 803 (20.69%) Azure
3 577 (14.86%) GitHub
4 344 (8.86%) GCP
5 296 (7.62%) Amazon EC2
6 284 (7.32%) Serverless
7 241 (6.21%) Amazon S3
8 235 (6.05%) OpenShift
9 227 (5.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 226 (5.82%) AWS Lambda
11 175 (4.51%) PaaS
12 147 (3.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 144 (3.71%) Amazon SQS
14 119 (3.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 116 (2.99%) Amazon ECS
16 104 (2.68%) IaaS
16 104 (2.68%) SaaS
17 84 (2.16%) npm
18 82 (2.11%) Slack
19 78 (2.01%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 166 (4.28%) HTTP
2 130 (3.35%) TCP/IP
3 98 (2.52%) SSL
4 96 (2.47%) DNS
5 63 (1.62%) Internet
6 57 (1.47%) Firewall
7 47 (1.21%) VPN
8 39 (1.00%) FTP
9 27 (0.70%) DSL
10 25 (0.64%) DHCP
11 23 (0.59%) IPsec
12 22 (0.57%) Kerberos
12 22 (0.57%) OpenVPN
13 20 (0.52%) SSH
14 16 (0.41%) SAN
15 15 (0.39%) NAS
16 14 (0.36%) Network Security
16 14 (0.36%) Skype
17 9 (0.23%) AMQP
17 9 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (8.11%) Big Data
2 263 (6.77%) MySQL
3 250 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
4 242 (6.23%) NoSQL
5 232 (5.98%) SQL Server
6 231 (5.95%) MongoDB
7 213 (5.49%) Hadoop
8 205 (5.28%) Amazon RDS
9 174 (4.48%) Relational Database
10 89 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
11 79 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
12 73 (1.88%) Apache Hive
12 73 (1.88%) RDBMS
13 72 (1.85%) Oracle Database
14 70 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 67 (1.73%) HBase
16 64 (1.65%) Amazon Aurora
17 62 (1.60%) DB2
18 53 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
19 51 (1.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1,807 (46.55%) Git (software)
2 971 (25.01%) JIRA
3 604 (15.56%) Maven
4 535 (13.78%) Selenium
5 461 (11.88%) Cucumber
6 416 (10.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 390 (10.05%) JUnit
8 312 (8.04%) Bitbucket
9 289 (7.44%) GitLab
10 283 (7.29%) SonarQube
11 244 (6.29%) TeamCity
12 203 (5.23%) Gradle
13 187 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 181 (4.66%) Artifactory
15 177 (4.56%) Mockito
16 172 (4.43%) Subversion
17 140 (3.61%) Travis CI
18 123 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
19 114 (2.94%) JMeter
20 106 (2.73%) Ant
General
1 584 (15.04%) Finance
2 287 (7.39%) Banking
3 233 (6.00%) Public Sector
4 133 (3.43%) Retail
5 64 (1.65%) Games
6 49 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 44 (1.13%) Marketing
7 44 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 31 (0.80%) Front Office
9 29 (0.75%) Retail Banking
10 28 (0.72%) Publishing
11 25 (0.64%) Law
12 24 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 21 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 19 (0.49%) Electronics
15 15 (0.39%) Advertising
15 15 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.33%) Legal
17 9 (0.23%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,353 (34.85%) Developer
2 1,115 (28.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 500 (12.88%) Java Developer
4 360 (9.27%) AWS Engineer
5 290 (7.47%) AWS DevOps
6 254 (6.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 204 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 177 (4.56%) Senior DevOps
9 164 (4.22%) Senior Developer
10 156 (4.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 146 (3.76%) Architect
12 145 (3.74%) Tester
13 131 (3.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 126 (3.25%) Data Engineer
15 114 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
16 112 (2.89%) JavaScript Developer
17 105 (2.70%) Software Engineer
18 100 (2.58%) Automation Tester
19 95 (2.45%) Azure Engineer
20 92 (2.37%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 602 (15.51%) Spring
2 578 (14.89%) Web Services
3 474 (12.21%) REST
4 457 (11.77%) Node.js
5 416 (10.72%) HTML
6 408 (10.51%) AngularJS
7 399 (10.28%) JSON
8 397 (10.23%) CSS
9 394 (10.15%) RESTful
10 326 (8.40%) Spring Boot
11 320 (8.24%) React
12 299 (7.70%) .NET
13 278 (7.16%) Kafka
14 271 (6.98%) SOAP
15 219 (5.64%) XML
16 191 (4.92%) J2EE
17 181 (4.66%) Hibernate
18 162 (4.17%) HTML5
19 151 (3.89%) Elastic Stack
19 151 (3.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 167 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 158 (4.07%) User Experience
3 126 (3.25%) Public Cloud
4 110 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
5 102 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 95 (2.45%) Cloud Native
7 86 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
8 67 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 64 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
10 48 (1.24%) Data Structures
11 47 (1.21%) Data Centre
12 41 (1.06%) PKI
13 35 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 31 (0.80%) Blog
14 31 (0.80%) Clustering
15 23 (0.59%) Derivative
15 23 (0.59%) Enterprise Cloud
15 23 (0.59%) STB
16 22 (0.57%) NHS
17 21 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,223 (31.50%) Linux
2 378 (9.74%) Windows
3 348 (8.96%) Unix
4 323 (8.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 173 (4.46%) CentOS
6 96 (2.47%) Android
7 88 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 87 (2.24%) Apple iOS
9 60 (1.55%) Windows Server
10 31 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
11 23 (0.59%) Debian
12 22 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 20 (0.52%) Solaris
14 19 (0.49%) CoreOS
15 15 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (0.33%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.21%) VMS
17 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
18 4 (0.10%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,146 (55.28%) DevOps
2 2,046 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1,178 (30.35%) Continuous Integration
4 908 (23.39%) Test Automation
5 903 (23.26%) Scrum
6 796 (20.50%) Microservices
7 757 (19.50%) TDD
8 556 (14.32%) BDD
9 540 (13.91%) Configuration Management
10 435 (11.21%) Open Source
11 410 (10.56%) Kanban
12 377 (9.71%) Infrastructure as Code
13 341 (8.78%) Software Engineering
14 326 (8.40%) Continuous Delivery
15 268 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
16 262 (6.75%) Analytics
17 261 (6.72%) Migration
18 250 (6.44%) Mentoring
19 188 (4.84%) Unit Testing
20 186 (4.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,627 (41.91%) Java
2 1,250 (32.20%) Python
3 816 (21.02%) JavaScript
4 652 (16.80%) SQL
5 491 (12.65%) Bash Shell
6 316 (8.14%) C#
7 290 (7.47%) Ruby
8 276 (7.11%) Java 8
9 273 (7.03%) Shell Script
10 226 (5.82%) PowerShell
11 199 (5.13%) Scala
12 191 (4.92%) Groovy
13 172 (4.43%) Perl
14 134 (3.45%) Go
15 120 (3.09%) TypeScript
16 94 (2.42%) ES6
17 83 (2.14%) PHP
18 76 (1.96%) C++
19 69 (1.78%) C
20 55 (1.42%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 535 (13.78%) Security Cleared
2 344 (8.86%) SC Cleared
3 177 (4.56%) Degree
4 99 (2.55%) AWS Certification
5 60 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 59 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 52 (1.34%) ISEB
8 51 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 39 (1.00%) RHCE
10 31 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
11 27 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 21 (0.54%) RHCSA
13 20 (0.52%) Master's Degree
14 16 (0.41%) MCSA
14 16 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (0.41%) OCPJP
14 16 (0.41%) Sun Certification
15 15 (0.39%) DBS Check
16 14 (0.36%) CISSP
17 12 (0.31%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (6.11%) QA
2 46 (1.18%) NIST
3 21 (0.54%) NCSC
4 19 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.46%) WCAG
6 13 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 11 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
8 9 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.21%) GDPR
10 4 (0.10%) PSD2
11 3 (0.077%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.052%) COBIT
12 2 (0.052%) HL7
12 2 (0.052%) ISO 26262
12 2 (0.052%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.052%) SLA
13 1 (0.026%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.026%) TickIT
System Software
1 1,457 (37.53%) Docker
2 109 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
4 66 (1.70%) Active Directory
5 46 (1.18%) vSphere
6 36 (0.93%) Postfix
7 34 (0.88%) HDFS
8 31 (0.80%) Hyper-V
9 23 (0.59%) VirtualBox
10 14 (0.36%) Xen
11 13 (0.33%) LXC
11 13 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (0.28%) VMware NSX
13 10 (0.26%) PowerDNS
14 7 (0.18%) KVM
14 7 (0.18%) Varnish
15 5 (0.13%) Apache Flume
15 5 (0.13%) Gluster
15 5 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1,319 (33.98%) Ansible
2 1,001 (25.79%) Terraform
3 994 (25.61%) Kubernetes
4 685 (17.65%) Puppet
5 520 (13.40%) Opscode Chef
6 136 (3.50%) Packer
7 112 (2.89%) Grafana
8 88 (2.27%) Prometheus
9 85 (2.19%) Kibana
10 67 (1.73%) Consul
11 66 (1.70%) Salt
12 64 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
13 48 (1.24%) Nagios
14 32 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
15 30 (0.77%) Suricata
16 28 (0.72%) ZABBIX
17 27 (0.70%) HAProxy
18 25 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
19 24 (0.62%) Rancher
20 22 (0.57%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 312 (8.04%) Oracle
2 288 (7.42%) Google
3 271 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 258 (6.65%) Microsoft
5 228 (5.87%) Splunk
6 178 (4.59%) VMware
7 142 (3.66%) Atlassian
8 101 (2.60%) MuleSoft
9 88 (2.27%) IBM
10 76 (1.96%) Cloudera
11 62 (1.60%) SAP
12 57 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 50 (1.29%) AppDynamics
14 46 (1.18%) Cisco
14 46 (1.18%) New Relic
15 40 (1.03%) Hortonworks
16 33 (0.85%) Black Duck
16 33 (0.85%) Veracode
17 32 (0.82%) Qualys
18 29 (0.75%) ServiceNow