Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 50 35
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 +11
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 2,028 3,592 6,167
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 5.53% 4.35% 5.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.05% 25.39% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,718 2,467 4,304
Median daily rate £520 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.95% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £356 £385 £368
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £465
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.53% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 20
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -11.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year -11.76% +0.59% -11.05%

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 6,531 14,150 21,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.82% 17.13% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,131 9,276 15,085
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £315 £325 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 247 227
Median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.50 £26.75
90th Percentile £60.00 £66.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +13 1,678 £500 -5.66% 619
London +13 999 £525 -4.55% 264
UK excluding London +9 708 £450 -10.00% 412
Work from Home +20 550 £525 -4.55% 154
North of England +19 283 £450 -10.00% 142
North West +28 150 £450 -14.29% 78
South East +6 118 £495 -1.00% 74
Midlands +11 106 £432 -9.05% 54
Yorkshire +9 104 £450 -10.00% 50
West Midlands +15 67 £428 -9.89% 37
Scotland -14 61 £450 -10.00% 36
East of England +24 59 £450 -10.00% 49
South West -20 48 £513 +2.30% 34
East Midlands +19 36 £468 -1.58% 16
North East -9 28 £450 -4.76% 14
Wales +30 27 £425 +3.66% 13
Northern Ireland +15 6 £430 -11.79% 10

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1,145 (56.46%) DevOps
2 1,082 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1,065 (52.51%) Java
4 1,040 (51.28%) Git (software)
5 858 (42.31%) AWS
6 803 (39.60%) Python
7 764 (37.67%) Docker
8 687 (33.88%) Kubernetes
9 644 (31.76%) Ansible
10 554 (27.32%) Terraform
11 547 (26.97%) Microservices
12 532 (26.23%) Azure
13 512 (25.25%) JIRA
14 500 (24.65%) Linux
15 493 (24.31%) Test Automation
16 452 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
17 427 (21.06%) SQL
18 419 (20.66%) Scrum
19 416 (20.51%) Spring
20 396 (19.53%) Maven
21 395 (19.48%) JavaScript
22 383 (18.89%) Finance
23 379 (18.69%) Security Cleared
24 378 (18.64%) REST
25 333 (16.42%) Node.js
26 327 (16.12%) GitLab
27 326 (16.07%) GitHub
28 318 (15.68%) Spring Boot
29 317 (15.63%) SC Cleared
30 310 (15.29%) Confluence

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
1 310 (15.29%) Confluence
2 161 (7.94%) Apache
3 124 (6.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 94 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
5 82 (4.04%) WebLogic
6 63 (3.11%) nginx
7 62 (3.06%) Tomcat
8 59 (2.91%) Mule
9 52 (2.56%) Apache Spark
10 49 (2.42%) JBoss
11 44 (2.17%) Red Hat Fuse
12 36 (1.78%) WebSphere
13 21 (1.04%) IIS
14 19 (0.94%) OpenStack
15 16 (0.79%) Jetty
16 15 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
18 13 (0.64%) SharePoint
19 12 (0.59%) MQSeries
20 11 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 31 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
2 21 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.099%) Sketch
4 2 (0.099%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.049%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.049%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.69%) SAP FI-CA
2 12 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 6 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
7 2 (0.099%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.049%) Magento
8 1 (0.049%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.049%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.049%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 858 (42.31%) AWS
2 532 (26.23%) Azure
3 326 (16.07%) GitHub
4 262 (12.92%) GCP
5 221 (10.90%) Serverless
6 177 (8.73%) AWS Lambda
7 175 (8.63%) AWS CloudFormation
8 164 (8.09%) Amazon S3
9 149 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
10 146 (7.20%) PaaS
11 143 (7.05%) Amazon ECS
12 107 (5.28%) Slack
13 102 (5.03%) OpenShift
14 99 (4.88%) Amazon EKS
15 79 (3.90%) IaaS
16 74 (3.65%) Apigee
17 70 (3.45%) npm
18 66 (3.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 57 (2.81%) Amazon SQS
20 47 (2.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.13%) HTTP
2 103 (5.08%) Firewall
3 68 (3.35%) TCP/IP
4 64 (3.16%) DNS
5 61 (3.01%) SSL
6 40 (1.97%) Reverse Proxy
7 34 (1.68%) VLAN
8 28 (1.38%) SNMP
9 22 (1.08%) FTP
10 18 (0.89%) SSH
11 15 (0.74%) VPN
12 11 (0.54%) DSL
13 10 (0.49%) DHCP
13 10 (0.49%) Internet
14 9 (0.44%) BGP
14 9 (0.44%) Kerberos
14 9 (0.44%) LAN
14 9 (0.44%) WAN
15 8 (0.39%) NAS
16 6 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (9.32%) MySQL
2 188 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
3 185 (9.12%) SQL Server
4 138 (6.80%) Hadoop
5 137 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 129 (6.36%) MongoDB
7 102 (5.03%) NoSQL
8 100 (4.93%) Big Data
9 96 (4.73%) Amazon Redshift
10 83 (4.09%) Amazon RDS
11 76 (3.75%) Apache Hive
12 59 (2.91%) Oracle Database
13 54 (2.66%) BigQuery
14 41 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (1.97%) RDBMS
16 36 (1.78%) Impala
17 35 (1.73%) Amazon Aurora
17 35 (1.73%) Pentaho
18 30 (1.48%) Redis
19 29 (1.43%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1,040 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 512 (25.25%) JIRA
3 396 (19.53%) Maven
4 327 (16.12%) GitLab
5 218 (10.75%) Cucumber
6 206 (10.16%) Selenium
7 195 (9.62%) Artifactory
8 194 (9.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 190 (9.37%) JUnit
10 146 (7.20%) Gradle
11 141 (6.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 116 (5.72%) Bitbucket
12 116 (5.72%) TeamCity
13 107 (5.28%) SonarQube
14 84 (4.14%) Mockito
15 76 (3.75%) Subversion
16 75 (3.70%) CircleCI
17 73 (3.60%) JMeter
18 62 (3.06%) gulp
19 59 (2.91%) Xcode
General
1 383 (18.89%) Finance
2 275 (13.56%) Banking
3 212 (10.45%) Public Sector
4 54 (2.66%) Front Office
5 51 (2.51%) Marketing
6 29 (1.43%) Back Office
7 21 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 20 (0.99%) Investment Banking
9 18 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.79%) Retail Banking
11 15 (0.74%) Electronics
12 13 (0.64%) Retail
13 10 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.49%) Legal
14 9 (0.44%) Billing
15 8 (0.39%) Games
16 7 (0.35%) Publishing
17 6 (0.30%) Automotive
17 6 (0.30%) Law
18 5 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 689 (33.97%) Developer
2 478 (23.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 287 (14.15%) Java Developer
4 183 (9.02%) AWS Engineer
5 147 (7.25%) AWS DevOps
6 131 (6.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 128 (6.31%) Architect
8 91 (4.49%) Software Engineer
9 85 (4.19%) Senior Developer
10 83 (4.09%) Java Engineer
11 81 (3.99%) Tester
12 73 (3.60%) Full Stack Developer
13 71 (3.50%) AWS Developer
14 66 (3.25%) Cloud Engineer
15 64 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 61 (3.01%) Senior DevOps
17 60 (2.96%) Azure Engineer
18 57 (2.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 56 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 53 (2.61%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (20.51%) Spring
2 378 (18.64%) REST
3 333 (16.42%) Node.js
4 318 (15.68%) Spring Boot
5 288 (14.20%) Web Services
6 241 (11.88%) JSON
7 239 (11.79%) HTML
8 198 (9.76%) RESTful
9 197 (9.71%) React
10 167 (8.23%) Kafka
11 159 (7.84%) CSS
12 157 (7.74%) SOAP
13 154 (7.59%) AngularJS
14 153 (7.54%) HTML5
15 139 (6.85%) .NET
16 132 (6.51%) XML
17 107 (5.28%) Swagger
18 96 (4.73%) Elastic Stack
19 92 (4.54%) J2EE
20 90 (4.44%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 157 (7.74%) Mobile App
2 114 (5.62%) User Experience
3 104 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 92 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (2.96%) Public Cloud
7 57 (2.81%) Cloud Native
7 57 (2.81%) Hedge funds
8 39 (1.92%) Derivative
9 37 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 36 (1.78%) Fixed Income
10 36 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
11 33 (1.63%) Clustering
12 32 (1.58%) Equities
13 25 (1.23%) iPad
13 25 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
14 18 (0.89%) Virtual Team
15 17 (0.84%) Management Information System
16 16 (0.79%) Data Centre
17 14 (0.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 500 (24.65%) Linux
2 200 (9.86%) Windows
3 130 (6.41%) Unix
4 110 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 109 (5.37%) Android
6 97 (4.78%) Apple iOS
7 81 (3.99%) CentOS
8 48 (2.37%) Windows Server
9 45 (2.22%) Ubuntu
10 33 (1.63%) Windows Server 2016
11 32 (1.58%) Windows 10
12 20 (0.99%) Debian
13 18 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.39%) VMS
15 6 (0.30%) AIX
15 6 (0.30%) CoreOS
16 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.25%) Solaris
17 4 (0.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,145 (56.46%) DevOps
2 1,082 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
3 547 (26.97%) Microservices
4 493 (24.31%) Test Automation
5 452 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
6 419 (20.66%) Scrum
7 256 (12.62%) TDD
8 255 (12.57%) Software Engineering
9 247 (12.18%) Configuration Management
10 245 (12.08%) Infrastructure as Code
11 238 (11.74%) Kanban
12 222 (10.95%) BDD
13 220 (10.85%) Continuous Delivery
14 193 (9.52%) Open Source
15 158 (7.79%) Mentoring
16 146 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
17 145 (7.15%) Unit Testing
18 127 (6.26%) Deployment Automation
19 114 (5.62%) OO
20 106 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,065 (52.51%) Java
2 803 (39.60%) Python
3 427 (21.06%) SQL
4 395 (19.48%) JavaScript
5 294 (14.50%) Bash Shell
6 233 (11.49%) Java 8
7 152 (7.50%) PowerShell
8 138 (6.80%) C#
9 126 (6.21%) Groovy
9 126 (6.21%) Kotlin
10 103 (5.08%) Shell Script
11 102 (5.03%) Perl
12 84 (4.14%) PL/SQL
13 81 (3.99%) Ruby
14 71 (3.50%) Scala
15 66 (3.25%) Apple Swift
16 64 (3.16%) Go
17 48 (2.37%) PHP
18 42 (2.07%) C++
19 39 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 379 (18.69%) Security Cleared
2 317 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 59 (2.91%) Degree
4 36 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 35 (1.73%) AWS Certification
6 32 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 27 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (1.23%) ISTQB
9 21 (1.04%) ISEB
10 20 (0.99%) Sun Certification
11 19 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 19 (0.94%) Master's Degree
12 17 (0.84%) Novell Certification
13 14 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
14 11 (0.54%) DBS Check
15 10 (0.49%) CCA
16 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
17 2 (0.099%) CISM
17 2 (0.099%) CISSP
17 2 (0.099%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (6.36%) QA
2 14 (0.69%) WCAG
3 8 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.25%) GDPR
4 5 (0.25%) MiFID
5 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.20%) PMO
6 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.15%) SEPA
7 2 (0.099%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.099%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.099%) NCSC
7 2 (0.099%) NIST
7 2 (0.099%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.099%) RMADS
7 2 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.099%) TARGET2
8 1 (0.049%) SLA
System Software
1 764 (37.67%) Docker
2 61 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
3 55 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (2.42%) HDFS
5 41 (2.02%) vSphere
6 39 (1.92%) Active Directory
7 21 (1.04%) GlusterFS
8 11 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.35%) Time Sharing Option
10 5 (0.25%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 5 (0.25%) Postfix
10 5 (0.25%) Varnish
11 4 (0.20%) NFS
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.20%) Xen
12 3 (0.15%) Gluster
12 3 (0.15%) KVM
12 3 (0.15%) vCloud
13 2 (0.099%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 687 (33.88%) Kubernetes
2 644 (31.76%) Ansible
3 554 (27.32%) Terraform
4 307 (15.14%) Puppet
5 202 (9.96%) Opscode Chef
6 134 (6.61%) Prometheus
7 131 (6.46%) Grafana
8 67 (3.30%) Packer
9 64 (3.16%) Kibana
10 45 (2.22%) Argo
11 36 (1.78%) Salt
12 33 (1.63%) ZABBIX
13 27 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
14 26 (1.28%) Consul
14 26 (1.28%) logstash
15 24 (1.18%) Nagios
16 20 (0.99%) Rundeck
17 19 (0.94%) Istio
18 18 (0.89%) Rancher
19 13 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 291 (14.35%) Oracle
2 196 (9.66%) Splunk
3 171 (8.43%) Google
4 144 (7.10%) AppDynamics
5 141 (6.95%) Microsoft
6 102 (5.03%) Atlassian
7 86 (4.24%) MuleSoft
8 85 (4.19%) Cloudera
9 83 (4.09%) Red Hat
10 82 (4.04%) VMware
11 47 (2.32%) SAP
12 46 (2.27%) Hortonworks
13 43 (2.12%) Databricks
14 40 (1.97%) Dell
15 33 (1.63%) Sybase
16 30 (1.48%) webMethods
17 28 (1.38%) HP
18 27 (1.33%) BEA
18 27 (1.33%) Informatica
19 25 (1.23%) Talend