Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 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
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 47 70
Rank change year-on-year +7 +23 +55
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 5,448 3,767 2,976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.41% 4.17% 2.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.84% 24.58% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,881 2,517 2,031
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £325
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +12.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 13
UK median hourly rate £48.25 £41.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.27% -1.19% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31.60 £35.00 £27.55
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £41.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year +11.52% -1.79% +16.67%

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 19,567 15,327 15,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.41% 16.99% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,468 10,354 10,603
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.69% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £293
90th Percentile £610 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 318 341
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%
10th Percentile £28.20 £21.98 £25.00
90th Percentile £67.25 £57.50 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +13.51%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 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
England +10 5,087 £500 +5.26% 1,074
London +12 2,735 £525 +5.00% 531
UK excluding London +11 2,646 £475 +5.56% 613
South East +28 928 £488 +3.72% 170
North of England +5 728 £450 +5.88% 186
Yorkshire +13 320 £450 +5.88% 82
North West +6 315 £450 - 86
Midlands +43 278 £475 - 52
South West +20 231 £495 +13.14% 73
East of England -1 205 £475 +4.34% 60
Scotland -7 188 £430 +4.24% 46
West Midlands +37 161 £515 +8.42% 30
East Midlands +28 114 £425 +1.49% 22
North East -9 105 £450 +11.52% 18
Wales -14 78 £519 +9.21% 15
Northern Ireland +8 21 £431 +7.08% 11

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 with a requirement for Jenkins.

1 3,056 (56.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2,835 (52.04%) DevOps
3 2,786 (51.14%) Git (software)
4 2,695 (49.47%) Java
5 2,246 (41.23%) Continuous Integration
6 2,233 (40.99%) Linux
7 1,949 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
8 1,790 (32.86%) Docker
9 1,725 (31.66%) Ansible
10 1,691 (31.04%) Python
11 1,489 (27.33%) Puppet
12 1,452 (26.65%) TDD
13 1,265 (23.22%) Test Automation
14 1,253 (23.00%) JavaScript
15 1,245 (22.85%) JIRA
16 1,108 (20.34%) Scrum
17 1,079 (19.81%) BDD
18 1,031 (18.92%) Configuration Management
19 1,015 (18.63%) Maven
20 1,011 (18.56%) Web Services
21 960 (17.62%) Microservices
22 958 (17.58%) Opscode Chef
23 945 (17.35%) Spring
24 942 (17.29%) REST
25 924 (16.96%) Terraform
26 851 (15.62%) Finance
27 763 (14.01%) Ruby
28 758 (13.91%) Kubernetes
29 742 (13.62%) Bash Shell
30 732 (13.44%) SQL

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
1 705 (12.94%) Confluence
2 405 (7.43%) Apache
3 371 (6.81%) Tomcat
4 239 (4.39%) nginx
5 228 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
6 213 (3.91%) Apache Spark
7 212 (3.89%) Cloud Foundry
8 208 (3.82%) JBoss
9 187 (3.43%) WebSphere
10 127 (2.33%) OpenStack
11 126 (2.31%) WebLogic
12 71 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 71 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 69 (1.27%) IIS
14 56 (1.03%) Mule
15 51 (0.94%) Jetty
16 39 (0.72%) Apache Solr
17 37 (0.68%) CMS
17 37 (0.68%) GlassFish
17 37 (0.68%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 46 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 15 (0.28%) HipChat
4 11 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.055%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.055%) Simulink
8 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.018%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.018%) Maya
Business Applications
1 35 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
2 14 (0.26%) Front Arena
2 14 (0.26%) Magento
2 14 (0.26%) thinkFolio
3 10 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.15%) Endur
5 6 (0.11%) Bloomberg AIM
5 6 (0.11%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.11%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 5 (0.092%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.073%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.055%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.055%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.037%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 2 (0.037%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.018%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,949 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
2 708 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 532 (9.77%) GitHub
4 330 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
5 325 (5.97%) PaaS
6 286 (5.25%) Serverless
7 261 (4.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 228 (4.19%) IaaS
9 222 (4.07%) OpenShift
10 207 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
11 199 (3.65%) Amazon S3
12 194 (3.56%) AWS Lambda
13 163 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 154 (2.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 151 (2.77%) npm
16 97 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
17 95 (1.74%) Route 53
18 91 (1.67%) Slack
19 89 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
19 89 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 302 (5.54%) HTTP
2 257 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 245 (4.50%) Firewall
4 216 (3.96%) SSL
5 214 (3.93%) DNS
6 111 (2.04%) Internet
7 80 (1.47%) VPN
8 63 (1.16%) DHCP
9 58 (1.06%) FTP
10 55 (1.01%) Kerberos
11 50 (0.92%) SMS
12 49 (0.90%) IPsec
13 45 (0.83%) Network Security
14 42 (0.77%) DSL
15 31 (0.57%) SSH
16 18 (0.33%) OpenLDAP
17 14 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
18 13 (0.24%) HTTPS
18 13 (0.24%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 596 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
2 588 (10.79%) MongoDB
3 499 (9.16%) MySQL
4 456 (8.37%) NoSQL
5 423 (7.76%) Relational Database
6 357 (6.55%) Big Data
7 328 (6.02%) Hadoop
8 307 (5.64%) SQL Server
9 227 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 191 (3.51%) Redis
11 157 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
12 154 (2.83%) HBase
13 139 (2.55%) RDBMS
14 112 (2.06%) Oracle Database
15 103 (1.89%) Apache Hive
16 86 (1.58%) DB2
17 65 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 59 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
19 51 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
20 33 (0.61%) NuoDB
Development Applications
1 2,786 (51.14%) Git (software)
2 1,245 (22.85%) JIRA
3 1,015 (18.63%) Maven
4 704 (12.92%) Selenium
5 595 (10.92%) Cucumber
6 578 (10.61%) JUnit
7 502 (9.21%) Sonatype Nexus
8 403 (7.40%) Gradle
8 403 (7.40%) TeamCity
9 396 (7.27%) Subversion
10 306 (5.62%) Artifactory
11 290 (5.32%) SonarQube
12 259 (4.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 246 (4.52%) Bitbucket
14 229 (4.20%) Ant
15 219 (4.02%) Mockito
16 211 (3.87%) GitLab
17 178 (3.27%) Vagrant
18 171 (3.14%) Eclipse
19 151 (2.77%) JMeter
General
1 851 (15.62%) Finance
2 449 (8.24%) Banking
3 161 (2.96%) Retail
4 72 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 70 (1.28%) Front Office
5 70 (1.28%) Marketing
6 61 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 57 (1.05%) Games
8 37 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 35 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 28 (0.51%) Electronics
10 28 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 27 (0.50%) Back Office
11 27 (0.50%) Publishing
12 26 (0.48%) Law
13 17 (0.31%) Automotive
14 12 (0.22%) Legal
15 10 (0.18%) International Banking
16 8 (0.15%) Advertising
17 6 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,171 (39.85%) Developer
2 1,689 (31.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 914 (16.78%) Java Developer
4 491 (9.01%) AWS DevOps
5 460 (8.44%) AWS Engineer
6 401 (7.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 299 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 222 (4.07%) Senior DevOps
9 197 (3.62%) Python Developer
9 197 (3.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 192 (3.52%) Architect
11 191 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
12 185 (3.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 183 (3.36%) Consultant
13 183 (3.36%) Full Stack Developer
14 171 (3.14%) Cloud Engineer
15 170 (3.12%) Java Engineer
16 162 (2.97%) Tester
17 161 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
18 158 (2.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,011 (18.56%) Web Services
2 945 (17.35%) Spring
3 942 (17.29%) REST
4 725 (13.31%) Node.js
5 692 (12.70%) RESTful
6 665 (12.21%) HTML
7 601 (11.03%) CSS
8 512 (9.40%) AngularJS
9 468 (8.59%) JSON
10 421 (7.73%) Kafka
11 404 (7.42%) React
12 391 (7.18%) Spring Boot
13 383 (7.03%) SOAP
14 366 (6.72%) HTML5
15 349 (6.41%) Hibernate
16 335 (6.15%) .NET
17 327 (6.00%) J2EE
18 291 (5.34%) XML
19 278 (5.10%) Elastic Stack
20 277 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 282 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
2 277 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 217 (3.98%) Linux Command Line
4 168 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 139 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 139 (2.55%) User Experience
6 135 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 124 (2.28%) Public Cloud
8 102 (1.87%) Virtual Team
9 93 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
10 91 (1.67%) Fintech
11 79 (1.45%) Clustering
12 65 (1.19%) iPad
13 61 (1.12%) Cloud Native
14 59 (1.08%) Data Centre
15 47 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 43 (0.79%) Wiki
17 42 (0.77%) Data Structures
18 41 (0.75%) Algorithms
19 39 (0.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2,233 (40.99%) Linux
2 668 (12.26%) Unix
3 501 (9.20%) Windows
4 474 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 336 (6.17%) CentOS
6 175 (3.21%) Android
6 175 (3.21%) Apple iOS
7 153 (2.81%) Ubuntu
8 100 (1.84%) Windows Server
9 37 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (0.57%) Solaris
11 30 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 28 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (0.44%) Debian
13 24 (0.44%) Windows 10
14 23 (0.42%) DC/OS
15 20 (0.37%) CoreOS
16 17 (0.31%) Windows 7
17 16 (0.29%) VMS
18 7 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,056 (56.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2,835 (52.04%) DevOps
3 2,246 (41.23%) Continuous Integration
4 1,452 (26.65%) TDD
5 1,265 (23.22%) Test Automation
6 1,108 (20.34%) Scrum
7 1,079 (19.81%) BDD
8 1,031 (18.92%) Configuration Management
9 960 (17.62%) Microservices
10 690 (12.67%) Open Source
11 678 (12.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 539 (9.89%) Software Engineering
13 487 (8.94%) Kanban
14 452 (8.30%) Unit Testing
15 403 (7.40%) OO
16 360 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
17 351 (6.44%) Mentoring
17 351 (6.44%) SDLC
18 332 (6.09%) E-Commerce
19 311 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 2,695 (49.47%) Java
2 1,691 (31.04%) Python
3 1,253 (23.00%) JavaScript
4 763 (14.01%) Ruby
5 742 (13.62%) Bash Shell
6 732 (13.44%) SQL
7 461 (8.46%) Java 8
8 434 (7.97%) Perl
9 383 (7.03%) C#
10 356 (6.53%) Groovy
11 320 (5.87%) Shell Script
12 291 (5.34%) PowerShell
13 288 (5.29%) Scala
14 183 (3.36%) PHP
15 167 (3.07%) Go
16 163 (2.99%) TypeScript
17 150 (2.75%) ES6
18 138 (2.53%) C++
19 93 (1.71%) PL/SQL
20 85 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 561 (10.30%) Security Cleared
2 453 (8.31%) SC Cleared
3 243 (4.46%) Degree
4 90 (1.65%) AWS Certification
5 67 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 55 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 48 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 28 (0.51%) ISEB
9 26 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
10 21 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 16 (0.29%) Master's Degree
12 13 (0.24%) CISSP
13 12 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.20%) CCNA
15 9 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
16 8 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
17 7 (0.13%) CISM
17 7 (0.13%) PMI Certification
17 7 (0.13%) PMP
18 6 (0.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (5.87%) QA
2 74 (1.36%) GCP
3 30 (0.55%) GDPR
4 24 (0.44%) SLA
5 21 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.31%) WCAG
7 16 (0.29%) MiFID
8 14 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
8 14 (0.26%) PMO
9 12 (0.22%) EMIR
10 11 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
12 8 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 7 (0.13%) PCI DSS
14 6 (0.11%) JSP 440
14 6 (0.11%) RMADS
15 5 (0.092%) PSD2
16 1 (0.018%) ECSS
16 1 (0.018%) MIL-STD-1553
16 1 (0.018%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1,790 (32.86%) Docker
2 160 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
4 109 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 83 (1.52%) Active Directory
6 77 (1.41%) HDFS
7 46 (0.84%) vSphere
8 42 (0.77%) VirtualBox
9 37 (0.68%) Xen
10 30 (0.55%) Hyper-V
11 22 (0.40%) Apache Flume
12 17 (0.31%) Squid
13 15 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
13 15 (0.28%) VMware NSX
14 14 (0.26%) etcd
14 14 (0.26%) KVM
15 13 (0.24%) flannel
16 11 (0.20%) vCloud
16 11 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (0.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1,725 (31.66%) Ansible
2 1,489 (27.33%) Puppet
3 958 (17.58%) Opscode Chef
4 924 (16.96%) Terraform
5 758 (13.91%) Kubernetes
6 159 (2.92%) Packer
7 139 (2.55%) Nagios
8 132 (2.42%) Salt
9 124 (2.28%) logstash
10 123 (2.26%) Kibana
11 120 (2.20%) Grafana
12 116 (2.13%) Consul
13 108 (1.98%) Hadoop YARN
14 84 (1.54%) ZABBIX
15 76 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
16 75 (1.38%) HAProxy
17 71 (1.30%) Mesos
18 67 (1.23%) Prometheus
19 59 (1.08%) Rancher
20 49 (0.90%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 595 (10.92%) Oracle
2 442 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 285 (5.23%) Google
4 282 (5.18%) Splunk
5 252 (4.63%) Microsoft
6 250 (4.59%) VMware
7 180 (3.30%) Atlassian
8 175 (3.21%) IBM
9 122 (2.24%) New Relic
10 89 (1.63%) SaltStack
11 87 (1.60%) AppDynamics
12 84 (1.54%) Adobe
13 80 (1.47%) Cloudera
14 67 (1.23%) Hortonworks
15 61 (1.12%) HP
16 56 (1.03%) MuleSoft
17 47 (0.86%) SAP
18 44 (0.81%) hybris
19 43 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
20 35 (0.64%) CA