Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 +11
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 2,687 5,905 5,404
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.33% 6.13% 5.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.83% 29.27% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,912 4,044 3,979
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £380 £375 £370
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 27
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -21.74% +13.58%
10th Percentile £34.60 £33.00 £35.30
90th Percentile £57.60 £63.50 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £56.25 £46.00
% change year-on-year -37.78% +22.28% +15.00%

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 10,822 20,171 19,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.42% 20.93% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,039 13,675 13,470
Median daily rate £488 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
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 207 285 221
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £25.16 £29.00
90th Percentile £63.30 £54.50 £67.25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £43.75
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +6.71%

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 1 April 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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 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 -17 2,455 £525 - 709
London -17 1,379 £550 - 309
UK excluding London -16 1,254 £500 +4.17% 454
North of England -9 421 £500 - 126
South East -47 210 £485 -1.02% 88
South West -15 188 £505 +1.00% 52
Yorkshire -6 164 £500 +3.90% 40
North West -26 156 £500 -4.12% 71
Scotland -9 153 £500 +9.89% 40
Midlands -22 146 £455 -1.62% 74
West Midlands -18 116 £469 -10.71% 51
North East +11 105 £430 -13.91% 15
East of England -8 95 £475 -5.00% 60
Work from Home -19 62 £550 +4.76% 47
Wales -1 41 £490 +2.62% 13
East Midlands -38 28 £423 +0.60% 23

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1,476 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,417 (52.74%) DevOps
3 1,219 (45.37%) Java
4 1,182 (43.99%) Git (software)
5 1,123 (41.79%) AWS
6 962 (35.80%) Docker
7 868 (32.30%) Python
8 861 (32.04%) Continuous Integration
9 840 (31.26%) Linux
10 805 (29.96%) Ansible
11 783 (29.14%) Terraform
12 762 (28.36%) Kubernetes
13 616 (22.93%) Test Automation
14 596 (22.18%) Azure
15 591 (21.99%) JIRA
16 571 (21.25%) JavaScript
17 560 (20.84%) Scrum
18 518 (19.28%) Microservices
19 493 (18.35%) TDD
20 476 (17.71%) Security Cleared
21 464 (17.27%) SQL
22 458 (17.05%) Spring
23 456 (16.97%) Finance
24 453 (16.86%) Maven
25 438 (16.30%) Puppet
26 379 (14.10%) Web Services
27 374 (13.92%) SC Cleared
28 356 (13.25%) BDD
29 350 (13.03%) Software Engineering
30 343 (12.77%) REST

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
1 328 (12.21%) Confluence
2 147 (5.47%) Apache
3 126 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 106 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
5 99 (3.68%) Apache Spark
6 98 (3.65%) nginx
7 87 (3.24%) WebLogic
8 64 (2.38%) WebSphere
9 46 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
10 38 (1.41%) Jetty
11 37 (1.38%) IIS
12 31 (1.15%) SAS
13 30 (1.12%) JBoss
14 29 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 28 (1.04%) Mongrel
16 23 (0.86%) OpenStack
17 20 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
18 10 (0.37%) CMS
18 10 (0.37%) Drupal
19 9 (0.33%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 17 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.074%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
2 15 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
3 9 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.30%) Oracle AML
5 6 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 5 (0.19%) FINCAD Analytics
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.11%) SAP FI-CA
8 3 (0.11%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
9 2 (0.074%) Magento
9 2 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.074%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.037%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.037%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.037%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 1 (0.037%) Shopify
10 1 (0.037%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1,123 (41.79%) AWS
2 596 (22.18%) Azure
3 311 (11.57%) GitHub
4 305 (11.35%) Amazon EC2
5 286 (10.64%) GCP
6 233 (8.67%) Serverless
7 201 (7.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 191 (7.11%) OpenShift
9 168 (6.25%) Amazon S3
10 150 (5.58%) AWS Lambda
11 129 (4.80%) Amazon ECS
12 127 (4.73%) Amazon SQS
13 108 (4.02%) PaaS
14 75 (2.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 58 (2.16%) SaaS
16 57 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
17 52 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 49 (1.82%) Amazon EKS
19 48 (1.79%) IaaS
20 45 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 197 (7.33%) HTTP
2 132 (4.91%) TCP/IP
3 88 (3.28%) SSL
4 84 (3.13%) DNS
5 59 (2.20%) Firewall
6 45 (1.67%) DSL
7 41 (1.53%) FTP
8 35 (1.30%) DHCP
9 33 (1.23%) Internet
10 31 (1.15%) IPsec
11 25 (0.93%) Kerberos
12 20 (0.74%) VPN
13 19 (0.71%) Ethernet
13 19 (0.71%) Wireshark
14 14 (0.52%) IPv4
14 14 (0.52%) IPv6
14 14 (0.52%) Skype
15 13 (0.48%) HTTPS
15 13 (0.48%) Wireless
16 12 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (6.92%) MongoDB
2 183 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
3 167 (6.22%) Big Data
4 152 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
5 136 (5.06%) NoSQL
6 135 (5.02%) Relational Database
7 134 (4.99%) SQL Server
8 124 (4.61%) MySQL
9 120 (4.47%) Hadoop
10 90 (3.35%) Amazon Redshift
11 65 (2.42%) Oracle Database
12 53 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (1.75%) Apache Hive
14 46 (1.71%) RDBMS
15 45 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
16 38 (1.41%) Redis
17 36 (1.34%) HBase
17 36 (1.34%) Pentaho
18 30 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 29 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1,182 (43.99%) Git (software)
2 591 (21.99%) JIRA
3 453 (16.86%) Maven
4 311 (11.57%) Selenium
5 303 (11.28%) Cucumber
6 248 (9.23%) JUnit
7 230 (8.56%) GitLab
8 189 (7.03%) Artifactory
9 188 (7.00%) SonarQube
10 180 (6.70%) Bitbucket
11 173 (6.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 145 (5.40%) CircleCI
13 142 (5.28%) Gradle
14 130 (4.84%) Subversion
15 113 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 107 (3.98%) Mockito
17 100 (3.72%) Travis CI
18 97 (3.61%) TeamCity
19 86 (3.20%) WebDriver
20 83 (3.09%) SoapUI
General
1 456 (16.97%) Finance
2 267 (9.94%) Public Sector
3 170 (6.33%) Banking
4 104 (3.87%) Front Office
5 54 (2.01%) Retail
6 35 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 23 (0.86%) Marketing
9 22 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 20 (0.74%) Electronics
11 19 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.56%) Legal
14 13 (0.48%) Publishing
15 12 (0.45%) Games
16 11 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.33%) Automotive
17 9 (0.33%) Back Office
17 9 (0.33%) Law
17 9 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 974 (36.25%) Developer
2 706 (26.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 405 (15.07%) Java Developer
4 216 (8.04%) AWS Engineer
5 171 (6.36%) AWS DevOps
6 151 (5.62%) Senior DevOps
7 148 (5.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 130 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 129 (4.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 103 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
10 103 (3.83%) Software Engineer
11 90 (3.35%) Architect
12 88 (3.28%) Tester
13 78 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
14 76 (2.83%) React Developer
15 74 (2.75%) Azure Engineer
16 72 (2.68%) Analyst
17 69 (2.57%) Python Developer
18 68 (2.53%) AWS Developer
19 67 (2.49%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (17.05%) Spring
2 379 (14.10%) Web Services
3 343 (12.77%) REST
4 291 (10.83%) HTML
5 276 (10.27%) CSS
6 259 (9.64%) Node.js
7 238 (8.86%) Spring Boot
8 223 (8.30%) RESTful
9 222 (8.26%) AngularJS
10 219 (8.15%) SOAP
11 215 (8.00%) JSON
12 211 (7.85%) React
13 182 (6.77%) Kafka
14 176 (6.55%) XML
15 172 (6.40%) .NET
16 165 (6.14%) J2EE
17 146 (5.43%) Hibernate
18 138 (5.14%) HTML5
19 115 (4.28%) Elastic Stack
20 78 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 155 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (4.02%) Public Cloud
3 83 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
4 80 (2.98%) User Experience
5 74 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
6 66 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 63 (2.34%) Derivative
8 61 (2.27%) Equities
9 60 (2.23%) Fixed Income
10 55 (2.05%) Cloud Native
11 54 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
12 48 (1.79%) Algorithms
13 44 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 38 (1.41%) Data Structures
15 34 (1.27%) Data Centre
16 29 (1.08%) Virtual Team
17 26 (0.97%) PKI
18 25 (0.93%) Private Cloud
18 25 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
19 18 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 840 (31.26%) Linux
2 215 (8.00%) Windows
3 196 (7.29%) Unix
4 144 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 104 (3.87%) CentOS
6 68 (2.53%) Android
7 60 (2.23%) Ubuntu
7 60 (2.23%) Windows Server
8 41 (1.53%) Amazon Linux
9 37 (1.38%) Apple iOS
10 28 (1.04%) CoreOS
11 26 (0.97%) Solaris
12 22 (0.82%) Debian
13 17 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.41%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
17 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
18 3 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,476 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,417 (52.74%) DevOps
3 861 (32.04%) Continuous Integration
4 616 (22.93%) Test Automation
5 560 (20.84%) Scrum
6 518 (19.28%) Microservices
7 493 (18.35%) TDD
8 356 (13.25%) BDD
9 350 (13.03%) Software Engineering
10 332 (12.36%) Configuration Management
11 314 (11.69%) Open Source
12 283 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
13 256 (9.53%) Kanban
14 203 (7.55%) Mentoring
15 189 (7.03%) Continuous Delivery
15 189 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
16 156 (5.81%) SDLC
17 150 (5.58%) Migration
18 147 (5.47%) Deployment Automation
19 142 (5.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,219 (45.37%) Java
2 868 (32.30%) Python
3 571 (21.25%) JavaScript
4 464 (17.27%) SQL
5 237 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 204 (7.59%) Java 8
7 168 (6.25%) C#
8 161 (5.99%) Groovy
9 151 (5.62%) PowerShell
10 143 (5.32%) Ruby
11 130 (4.84%) Scala
12 103 (3.83%) Shell Script
13 87 (3.24%) Go
14 86 (3.20%) Perl
15 80 (2.98%) C
15 80 (2.98%) TypeScript
16 79 (2.94%) PL/SQL
17 74 (2.75%) R
18 68 (2.53%) C++
19 58 (2.16%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 476 (17.71%) Security Cleared
2 374 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 126 (4.69%) Degree
4 46 (1.71%) DV Cleared
5 42 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 37 (1.38%) AWS Certification
7 33 (1.23%) ISTQB
8 32 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
9 28 (1.04%) ISEB
10 16 (0.60%) Master's Degree
11 14 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (0.48%) CCNA
12 13 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.48%) DBS Check
13 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.30%) SANS
14 7 (0.26%) CCA
15 6 (0.22%) CISA
15 6 (0.22%) CISM
15 6 (0.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (6.62%) QA
2 27 (1.00%) WCAG
3 14 (0.52%) SLA
4 10 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 8 (0.30%) NIST
6 6 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.22%) NCSC
7 5 (0.19%) GxP
8 4 (0.15%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.15%) ISO 20022
8 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.074%) COBIT
9 2 (0.074%) HL7
9 2 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.037%) GDPR
10 1 (0.037%) IFRS
10 1 (0.037%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.037%) PMO
System Software
1 962 (35.80%) Docker
2 89 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 40 (1.49%) Postfix
5 35 (1.30%) HDFS
6 34 (1.27%) Active Directory
7 31 (1.15%) vSphere
8 29 (1.08%) Xen
9 15 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (0.41%) Hyper-V
11 10 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 8 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.30%) VMware NSX
13 6 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.19%) GridGain
15 4 (0.15%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.15%) NFS
15 4 (0.15%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.11%) LXC
Systems Management
1 805 (29.96%) Ansible
2 783 (29.14%) Terraform
3 762 (28.36%) Kubernetes
4 438 (16.30%) Puppet
5 298 (11.09%) Opscode Chef
6 92 (3.42%) Packer
7 76 (2.83%) Grafana
7 76 (2.83%) Kibana
8 74 (2.75%) Prometheus
9 56 (2.08%) Salt
10 50 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
11 39 (1.45%) Rancher
12 34 (1.27%) Istio
13 32 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
14 30 (1.12%) Consul
14 30 (1.12%) Nagios
15 27 (1.00%) logstash
16 16 (0.60%) vRealize Orchestrator
17 13 (0.48%) HAProxy
18 12 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 233 (8.67%) Oracle
2 216 (8.04%) Google
3 150 (5.58%) Microsoft
4 131 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 126 (4.69%) VMware
6 82 (3.05%) Cloudera
7 75 (2.79%) Splunk
8 65 (2.42%) SAP
9 56 (2.08%) Hortonworks
10 55 (2.05%) Atlassian
11 36 (1.34%) IBM
12 35 (1.30%) hybris
13 25 (0.93%) Cisco
14 24 (0.89%) TIBCO
15 22 (0.82%) HP
16 21 (0.78%) AppDynamics
16 21 (0.78%) ServiceNow
17 20 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
18 19 (0.71%) MuleSoft
19 17 (0.63%) Databricks