Period
to 23 August 2017

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 August 2017 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 63 115
Rank change year-on-year +18 +52 +73
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 4294 3593 2164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.47% 3.32% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.63% 20.98% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2946 2437 1476
UK median daily rate £484 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £305
90th Percentile £617 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £380
% change year-on-year +2.86% +15.13% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 9 12
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -24.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35.00 £26.22 £31.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £47.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +28.79% -34.00% +17.65%

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 17434 17124 14978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.15% 15.84% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11941 11646 9766
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £598 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £368
% change year-on-year +0.38% +8.44% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 275 283
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £37.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +11.95% +0.64%
10th Percentile £28.75 £26.13 £21.52
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.25 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year +1.19% +8.71% +3.03%

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 August 2017.

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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 +16 4000 £488 +4.84% 465
London +5 2154 £518 +3.50% 260
UK excluding London +24 2079 £450 +2.86% 228
South East +30 671 £465 +3.33% 42
North of England +18 515 £430 +2.38% 77
North West +16 235 £450 +9.09% 44
East of England +35 222 £465 -1.06% 35
South West +68 218 £438 +1.27% 21
Midlands +8 208 £475 +5.56% 29
Yorkshire +2 193 £430 +1.18% 30
Scotland +21 158 £413 +3.13% 16
West Midlands +42 126 £489 +8.69% 18
North East +81 99 £450 +18.42% 3
East Midlands -19 85 £413 -2.94% 11
Wales +7 52 £475 - 5
Northern Ireland -16 39 £463 +85.00% 3

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Jenkins also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Jenkins.

1 2527 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
2 2219 (51.68%) Java
3 2087 (48.60%) Git (software)
4 1976 (46.02%) DevOps
5 1837 (42.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1722 (40.10%) Linux
7 1243 (28.95%) TDD
8 1219 (28.39%) Amazon AWS
9 1210 (28.18%) Scrum
10 1190 (27.71%) Puppet
11 1165 (27.13%) Docker
12 1158 (26.97%) Test Automation
13 1150 (26.78%) Python
14 1089 (25.36%) Ansible
15 1065 (24.80%) JIRA
16 1000 (23.29%) JavaScript
17 919 (21.40%) Spring
18 856 (19.93%) Maven
19 830 (19.33%) SQL
20 758 (17.65%) HTML
21 756 (17.61%) Web Services
22 752 (17.51%) Configuration Management
23 746 (17.37%) REST
24 726 (16.91%) Finance
25 704 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
26 684 (15.93%) BDD
27 674 (15.70%) Open Source
28 616 (14.35%) Microservices
29 603 (14.04%) CSS
30 587 (13.67%) RESTful

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
1 539 (12.55%) Confluence
2 314 (7.31%) Apache
3 280 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 222 (5.17%) JBoss
5 204 (4.75%) Elasticsearch
6 182 (4.24%) nginx
7 156 (3.63%) Apache Spark
7 156 (3.63%) WebSphere
8 127 (2.96%) OpenStack
9 125 (2.91%) Cloud Foundry
10 104 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 95 (2.21%) WebLogic
12 66 (1.54%) CMS
13 61 (1.42%) IIS
14 50 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
15 47 (1.09%) Mule
16 42 (0.98%) Apache Solr
17 36 (0.84%) Jetty
18 33 (0.77%) SharePoint
19 32 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (0.28%) MS Visio
2 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.16%) HipChat
5 6 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.023%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.023%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.023%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 37 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (0.35%) Magento
3 11 (0.26%) Oracle Utilities
4 8 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
7 4 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.070%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.070%) Staffware
9 2 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.047%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.023%) Actimize
10 1 (0.023%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.023%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.023%) Endur
10 1 (0.023%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.023%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.023%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1219 (28.39%) Amazon AWS
2 394 (9.18%) GitHub
3 315 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 232 (5.40%) Amazon EC2
5 188 (4.38%) PaaS
6 178 (4.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 149 (3.47%) OpenShift
8 138 (3.21%) Amazon S3
9 99 (2.31%) AWS Lambda
10 88 (2.05%) IaaS
10 88 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 86 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
12 79 (1.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 67 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
14 60 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
15 54 (1.26%) SaaS
16 51 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
17 40 (0.93%) Route 53
18 36 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
19 34 (0.79%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 344 (8.01%) HTTP
2 168 (3.91%) SSL
3 155 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 152 (3.54%) DNS
5 117 (2.72%) Firewall
6 105 (2.45%) LDAP
7 89 (2.07%) Internet
8 41 (0.95%) HTTPS
8 41 (0.95%) VPN
9 35 (0.82%) DHCP
9 35 (0.82%) SMS
10 32 (0.75%) SSH
11 31 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
12 23 (0.54%) DSL
13 22 (0.51%) FTP
14 20 (0.47%) OpenVPN
14 20 (0.47%) PuTTY
14 20 (0.47%) WinSCP
15 19 (0.44%) LAN
15 19 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (10.90%) MongoDB
2 389 (9.06%) MySQL
3 367 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
4 363 (8.45%) Relational Database
5 317 (7.38%) NoSQL
6 316 (7.36%) Hadoop
7 270 (6.29%) Big Data
8 264 (6.15%) SQL Server
9 174 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 131 (3.05%) Redis
11 115 (2.68%) HBase
12 105 (2.45%) Oracle Database
13 102 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
14 100 (2.33%) Apache Hive
15 88 (2.05%) RDBMS
16 86 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 65 (1.51%) DB2
18 49 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (0.82%) Endeca
20 33 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2087 (48.60%) Git (software)
2 1065 (24.80%) JIRA
3 856 (19.93%) Maven
4 585 (13.62%) JUnit
5 569 (13.25%) Selenium
6 541 (12.60%) Cucumber
7 478 (11.13%) Subversion
8 341 (7.94%) Sonatype Nexus
8 341 (7.94%) TeamCity
9 324 (7.55%) Gradle
10 242 (5.64%) Hudson
11 218 (5.08%) Ant
12 211 (4.91%) Mockito
13 200 (4.66%) Bitbucket
14 190 (4.42%) Artifactory
15 179 (4.17%) WebDriver
16 177 (4.12%) Vagrant
17 176 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 164 (3.82%) Eclipse
19 157 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 726 (16.91%) Finance
2 463 (10.78%) Banking
3 187 (4.35%) Retail
4 110 (2.56%) Marketing
5 105 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 82 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 75 (1.75%) Games
8 70 (1.63%) Electronics
9 65 (1.51%) Investment Banking
10 45 (1.05%) Front Office
11 33 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 23 (0.54%) Publishing
13 22 (0.51%) Automotive
13 22 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
15 17 (0.40%) Legal
16 13 (0.30%) Back Office
17 12 (0.28%) Advertising
17 12 (0.28%) Law
18 6 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1704 (39.68%) Developer
2 1160 (27.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 814 (18.96%) Java Developer
4 321 (7.48%) AWS Engineer
5 311 (7.24%) AWS DevOps
6 273 (6.36%) Senior Developer
7 259 (6.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 243 (5.66%) Tester
9 195 (4.54%) Automation Tester
10 193 (4.49%) Architect
11 186 (4.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 185 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
13 168 (3.91%) Consultant
14 152 (3.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 135 (3.14%) Cloud Engineer
15 135 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
16 126 (2.93%) Java Engineer
17 124 (2.89%) Senior DevOps
18 123 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
19 110 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 919 (21.40%) Spring
2 758 (17.65%) HTML
3 756 (17.61%) Web Services
4 746 (17.37%) REST
5 603 (14.04%) CSS
6 587 (13.67%) RESTful
7 532 (12.39%) JSON
8 504 (11.74%) Node.js
9 459 (10.69%) AngularJS
10 405 (9.43%) XML
11 399 (9.29%) HTML5
12 377 (8.78%) SOAP
13 318 (7.41%) Hibernate
14 291 (6.78%) J2EE
15 269 (6.26%) Spring Boot
16 260 (6.05%) .NET
17 238 (5.54%) CSS3
18 233 (5.43%) React
19 215 (5.01%) Middleware
20 212 (4.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 202 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 174 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 143 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 142 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 103 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 102 (2.38%) User Experience
7 75 (1.75%) Virtual Team
8 70 (1.63%) Public Cloud
9 69 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
10 37 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 37 (0.86%) iPad
11 35 (0.82%) Fintech
12 34 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 34 (0.79%) Cloud Native
13 32 (0.75%) Clustering
13 32 (0.75%) Private Cloud
14 31 (0.72%) STB
14 31 (0.72%) Video on Demand
15 27 (0.63%) Client/Server
15 27 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1722 (40.10%) Linux
2 570 (13.27%) Unix
3 440 (10.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 364 (8.48%) Windows
5 219 (5.10%) CentOS
6 171 (3.98%) Android
7 122 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 106 (2.47%) Ubuntu
9 88 (2.05%) Windows Server
10 63 (1.47%) Mac OS X
11 32 (0.75%) Solaris
11 32 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (0.65%) AIX
13 24 (0.56%) Debian
14 14 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 14 (0.33%) VMS
15 13 (0.30%) CoreOS
15 13 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (0.16%) HPUX
16 7 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2527 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1976 (46.02%) DevOps
3 1837 (42.78%) Continuous Integration
4 1243 (28.95%) TDD
5 1210 (28.18%) Scrum
6 1158 (26.97%) Test Automation
7 752 (17.51%) Configuration Management
8 684 (15.93%) BDD
9 674 (15.70%) Open Source
10 616 (14.35%) Microservices
11 449 (10.46%) Kanban
12 436 (10.15%) Continuous Delivery
13 330 (7.69%) Software Engineering
14 324 (7.55%) OO
15 313 (7.29%) Unit Testing
16 304 (7.08%) SOA
17 301 (7.01%) MVC
18 235 (5.47%) Pair Programming
19 231 (5.38%) E-Commerce
20 228 (5.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2219 (51.68%) Java
2 1150 (26.78%) Python
3 1000 (23.29%) JavaScript
4 830 (19.33%) SQL
5 545 (12.69%) Ruby
6 467 (10.88%) Bash Shell
7 323 (7.52%) Scala
8 293 (6.82%) C#
9 270 (6.29%) Perl
10 255 (5.94%) Shell Script
11 204 (4.75%) Groovy
12 182 (4.24%) PowerShell
13 172 (4.01%) PHP
14 99 (2.31%) Go
15 77 (1.79%) PL/SQL
16 67 (1.56%) C++
17 54 (1.26%) C
18 51 (1.19%) ES6
19 45 (1.05%) Apple Swift
20 44 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 362 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 275 (6.40%) SC Cleared
3 177 (4.12%) Degree
4 65 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 53 (1.23%) AWS Certification
6 42 (0.98%) ISEB
7 34 (0.79%) ISTQB
8 33 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 28 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 18 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 13 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
11 13 (0.30%) Master's Degree
12 10 (0.23%) CISSP
12 10 (0.23%) RHCE
13 8 (0.19%) CESG Certified Professional
13 8 (0.19%) RHCA
14 7 (0.16%) BC Cleared
14 7 (0.16%) CLAS
15 5 (0.12%) CISA
15 5 (0.12%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 345 (8.03%) QA
2 36 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 22 (0.51%) MiFID
4 20 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
5 19 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.42%) WCAG
7 15 (0.35%) EMIR
8 11 (0.26%) SLA
9 10 (0.23%) PCI DSS
10 9 (0.21%) GCP
10 9 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (0.19%) GDPR
11 8 (0.19%) ISO 9001
12 6 (0.14%) JSP 440
13 5 (0.12%) FedRAMP
14 4 (0.093%) WAI
15 3 (0.070%) FATCA
15 3 (0.070%) HL7
16 2 (0.047%) COBIT
16 2 (0.047%) PMO
System Software
1 1165 (27.13%) Docker
2 130 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 86 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
5 74 (1.72%) HDFS
6 57 (1.33%) Xen
7 47 (1.09%) vSphere
8 40 (0.93%) Apache Flume
8 40 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 32 (0.75%) vCloud
10 27 (0.63%) VirtualBox
11 23 (0.54%) Squid
12 22 (0.51%) NFS
12 22 (0.51%) VMware NSX
13 20 (0.47%) KVM
14 19 (0.44%) Postfix
15 18 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (0.30%) Gluster
17 12 (0.28%) LXC
18 10 (0.23%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 1190 (27.71%) Puppet
2 1089 (25.36%) Ansible
3 704 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
4 445 (10.36%) Terraform
5 442 (10.29%) Kubernetes
6 143 (3.33%) logstash
7 113 (2.63%) Kibana
8 104 (2.42%) ZABBIX
9 84 (1.96%) Nagios
10 77 (1.79%) Packer
11 63 (1.47%) Grafana
12 60 (1.40%) Hadoop YARN
12 60 (1.40%) Rancher
13 52 (1.21%) Salt
14 45 (1.05%) Consul
15 44 (1.02%) HAProxy
16 43 (1.00%) Oozie
17 42 (0.98%) Graphite
18 38 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
19 35 (0.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 577 (13.44%) Oracle
2 371 (8.64%) Red Hat
3 252 (5.87%) VMware
4 208 (4.84%) Google
5 181 (4.22%) Microsoft
6 167 (3.89%) Atlassian
7 163 (3.80%) IBM
8 121 (2.82%) Splunk
9 83 (1.93%) Cloudera
10 77 (1.79%) SAP
11 67 (1.56%) AppDynamics
11 67 (1.56%) SaltStack
12 62 (1.44%) New Relic
13 61 (1.42%) Perforce
14 58 (1.35%) HP
15 56 (1.30%) hybris
15 56 (1.30%) WSO2
16 51 (1.19%) MuleSoft
17 50 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
18 41 (0.95%) Hortonworks