Period
to 23 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 49 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 +29 +52
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 5,066 3,845 2,861
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.99% 4.01% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.05% 24.01% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,698 2,603 2,029
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £323
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £446 £425
% change year-on-year +6.44% +5.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 22 20
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £39.00 £32.50 £36.13
90th Percentile £66.00 £57.50 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +35.14% -17.78% +22.45%

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 18,729 16,015 15,957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.46% 16.68% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,112 10,752 10,654
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 280 402
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £30.90 £22.16 £24.23
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 +9 4,726 £500 +5.26% 1,014
London +6 2,590 £525 +5.00% 479
UK excluding London +17 2,425 £475 +6.44% 593
South East +33 788 £495 +9.89% 174
North of England +5 664 £450 +5.88% 163
North West +24 303 £450 +5.88% 90
Midlands +30 301 £475 +5.56% 80
Yorkshire +4 276 £430 -2.82% 59
South West +38 214 £475 +6.74% 55
East of England 0 208 £450 -0.88% 63
Scotland +12 187 £450 +7.53% 36
West Midlands +33 165 £500 +8.11% 42
East Midlands +29 128 £425 -5.56% 38
North East +12 102 £475 +21.79% 14
Wales -28 69 £475 - 13
Northern Ireland +12 25 £383 +39.09% 9

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 2,961 (58.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2,685 (53.00%) DevOps
3 2,570 (50.73%) Java
4 2,565 (50.63%) Git (software)
5 2,127 (41.99%) Continuous Integration
6 2,006 (39.60%) Linux
7 1,805 (35.63%) Amazon AWS
8 1,735 (34.25%) Docker
9 1,625 (32.08%) Ansible
10 1,492 (29.45%) Python
11 1,436 (28.35%) Puppet
12 1,352 (26.69%) TDD
13 1,217 (24.02%) Scrum
14 1,216 (24.00%) JIRA
15 1,211 (23.90%) Test Automation
16 1,153 (22.76%) JavaScript
17 1,090 (21.52%) Maven
18 1,026 (20.25%) Web Services
19 1,022 (20.17%) BDD
20 898 (17.73%) Opscode Chef
21 897 (17.71%) Spring
22 882 (17.41%) Configuration Management
23 861 (17.00%) Finance
24 840 (16.58%) REST
25 795 (15.69%) Microservices
26 757 (14.94%) Ruby
27 720 (14.21%) Terraform
28 714 (14.09%) Confluence
29 711 (14.03%) SQL
30 696 (13.74%) Selenium

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
1 714 (14.09%) Confluence
2 375 (7.40%) Tomcat
3 343 (6.77%) Apache
4 230 (4.54%) JBoss
5 221 (4.36%) Elasticsearch
6 213 (4.20%) nginx
7 205 (4.05%) Apache Spark
8 198 (3.91%) Cloud Foundry
9 160 (3.16%) WebSphere
10 132 (2.61%) OpenStack
11 114 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 94 (1.86%) WebLogic
13 74 (1.46%) IIS
14 69 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 53 (1.05%) Mule
16 52 (1.03%) Apache Solr
17 51 (1.01%) CMS
18 40 (0.79%) Jetty
18 40 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
19 38 (0.75%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 26 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.32%) HipChat
3 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.099%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.099%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.039%) Mingle
7 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.020%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
2 21 (0.41%) Magento
3 18 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
4 13 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
4 13 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.16%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.099%) Endur
6 5 (0.099%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 5 (0.099%) SAP Hybris
6 5 (0.099%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.039%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.020%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.020%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1,805 (35.63%) Amazon AWS
2 618 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 514 (10.15%) GitHub
4 344 (6.79%) Amazon EC2
5 327 (6.45%) PaaS
6 254 (5.01%) IaaS
7 238 (4.70%) Serverless
8 223 (4.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 217 (4.28%) Amazon S3
10 201 (3.97%) OpenShift
11 174 (3.43%) AWS Lambda
12 162 (3.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 149 (2.94%) npm
14 126 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
15 110 (2.17%) Route 53
16 109 (2.15%) Slack
17 97 (1.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 90 (1.78%) SaaS
19 78 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
20 74 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 277 (5.47%) HTTP
2 223 (4.40%) TCP/IP
3 221 (4.36%) Firewall
4 166 (3.28%) DNS
5 131 (2.59%) SSL
6 98 (1.93%) Internet
7 66 (1.30%) VPN
8 46 (0.91%) FTP
9 43 (0.85%) DHCP
10 38 (0.75%) Kerberos
10 38 (0.75%) Network Security
10 38 (0.75%) SMS
11 35 (0.69%) DSL
12 28 (0.55%) Bluetooth
13 27 (0.53%) SSH
14 25 (0.49%) IPsec
14 25 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
15 14 (0.28%) ICMP
16 12 (0.24%) LAN
16 12 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 545 (10.76%) MongoDB
2 519 (10.24%) PostgreSQL
3 458 (9.04%) MySQL
4 447 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 358 (7.07%) Relational Database
6 339 (6.69%) Hadoop
7 282 (5.57%) Big Data
7 282 (5.57%) SQL Server
8 188 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 186 (3.67%) Redis
10 175 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
11 119 (2.35%) RDBMS
12 115 (2.27%) HBase
13 103 (2.03%) Oracle Database
14 88 (1.74%) Apache Hive
15 71 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 70 (1.38%) DB2
17 49 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (0.61%) Sqoop
19 30 (0.59%) NuoDB
Development Applications
1 2,565 (50.63%) Git (software)
2 1,216 (24.00%) JIRA
3 1,090 (21.52%) Maven
4 696 (13.74%) Selenium
5 611 (12.06%) Cucumber
6 568 (11.21%) JUnit
7 496 (9.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 460 (9.08%) Subversion
9 459 (9.06%) TeamCity
10 402 (7.94%) Gradle
11 293 (5.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 284 (5.61%) SonarQube
13 279 (5.51%) Bitbucket
14 257 (5.07%) Ant
15 239 (4.72%) Artifactory
16 218 (4.30%) GitLab
17 215 (4.24%) Mockito
18 180 (3.55%) WebDriver
19 159 (3.14%) JMeter
20 155 (3.06%) Eclipse
General
1 861 (17.00%) Finance
2 483 (9.53%) Banking
3 147 (2.90%) Retail
4 83 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 60 (1.18%) Games
5 60 (1.18%) Marketing
6 59 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 56 (1.11%) Retail Banking
8 54 (1.07%) Front Office
9 44 (0.87%) Publishing
10 41 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 32 (0.63%) Law
12 25 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.43%) Back Office
13 22 (0.43%) Electronics
14 12 (0.24%) Advertising
15 10 (0.20%) Automotive
15 10 (0.20%) International Banking
16 9 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
17 6 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,885 (37.21%) Developer
2 1,671 (32.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 851 (16.80%) Java Developer
4 488 (9.63%) AWS DevOps
5 471 (9.30%) AWS Engineer
6 412 (8.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 248 (4.90%) Senior Developer
8 225 (4.44%) Senior DevOps
9 210 (4.15%) Linux Engineer
10 208 (4.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 201 (3.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 189 (3.73%) Consultant
13 183 (3.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 181 (3.57%) Tester
15 174 (3.43%) Architect
16 173 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
17 159 (3.14%) Java Engineer
18 146 (2.88%) Cloud Engineer
19 144 (2.84%) Automation Tester
20 142 (2.80%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,026 (20.25%) Web Services
2 897 (17.71%) Spring
3 840 (16.58%) REST
4 668 (13.19%) Node.js
5 650 (12.83%) HTML
6 617 (12.18%) RESTful
7 584 (11.53%) CSS
8 471 (9.30%) AngularJS
9 445 (8.78%) JSON
10 393 (7.76%) React
11 388 (7.66%) HTML5
12 356 (7.03%) SOAP
13 355 (7.01%) Spring Boot
14 335 (6.61%) Hibernate
15 317 (6.26%) J2EE
16 288 (5.68%) .NET
17 286 (5.65%) Kafka
18 265 (5.23%) XML
19 261 (5.15%) CSS3
20 242 (4.78%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 252 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
2 213 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
3 160 (3.16%) Public Cloud
4 148 (2.92%) User Experience
5 141 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 140 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
7 123 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
8 109 (2.15%) Computer Science
9 108 (2.13%) Virtual Team
10 96 (1.89%) Fintech
11 85 (1.68%) Clustering
12 74 (1.46%) Data Centre
13 59 (1.16%) iPad
14 41 (0.81%) Algorithms
15 39 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 34 (0.67%) Private Cloud
17 32 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
18 31 (0.61%) Replication
19 30 (0.59%) Derivative
20 29 (0.57%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2,006 (39.60%) Linux
2 669 (13.21%) Unix
3 503 (9.93%) Windows
4 472 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 267 (5.27%) CentOS
6 181 (3.57%) Android
7 150 (2.96%) Apple iOS
8 114 (2.25%) Ubuntu
9 97 (1.91%) Windows Server
10 42 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (0.75%) CoreOS
12 36 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 28 (0.55%) Windows 10
14 26 (0.51%) Debian
14 26 (0.51%) Solaris
15 21 (0.41%) Windows 7
16 18 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 7 (0.14%) VMS
18 6 (0.12%) Fedora
19 4 (0.079%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,961 (58.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2,685 (53.00%) DevOps
3 2,127 (41.99%) Continuous Integration
4 1,352 (26.69%) TDD
5 1,217 (24.02%) Scrum
6 1,211 (23.90%) Test Automation
7 1,022 (20.17%) BDD
8 882 (17.41%) Configuration Management
9 795 (15.69%) Microservices
10 688 (13.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 615 (12.14%) Open Source
12 524 (10.34%) Kanban
13 497 (9.81%) Software Engineering
14 373 (7.36%) Unit Testing
15 350 (6.91%) Mentoring
16 325 (6.42%) OO
17 321 (6.34%) E-Commerce
18 293 (5.78%) SDLC
19 278 (5.49%) MVC
20 243 (4.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2,570 (50.73%) Java
2 1,492 (29.45%) Python
3 1,153 (22.76%) JavaScript
4 757 (14.94%) Ruby
5 711 (14.03%) SQL
6 663 (13.09%) Bash Shell
7 373 (7.36%) C#
8 338 (6.67%) Perl
9 309 (6.10%) Groovy
10 260 (5.13%) Shell Script
11 252 (4.97%) Scala
12 246 (4.86%) PowerShell
13 208 (4.11%) PHP
14 160 (3.16%) ES6
15 147 (2.90%) TypeScript
16 141 (2.78%) Go
17 115 (2.27%) C++
18 88 (1.74%) PL/SQL
19 58 (1.14%) Apple Swift
20 52 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 485 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 379 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 210 (4.15%) Degree
4 58 (1.14%) AWS Certification
5 53 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 52 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 26 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 16 (0.32%) ISEB
9 13 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.26%) Master's Degree
10 12 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
11 11 (0.22%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.18%) CISSP
13 7 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
14 6 (0.12%) CESG Certified Professional
14 6 (0.12%) CLAS
15 5 (0.099%) ISEB Practitioner
16 4 (0.079%) CHECK Team Member
16 4 (0.079%) OCP
16 4 (0.079%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (6.73%) QA
2 33 (0.65%) GCP
3 28 (0.55%) GDPR
3 28 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 28 (0.55%) WCAG
4 26 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 15 (0.30%) MiFID
6 12 (0.24%) SLA
7 11 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.18%) EMIR
9 7 (0.14%) PSD2
10 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.12%) JSP 440
10 6 (0.12%) RMADS
11 5 (0.099%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.099%) PMO
12 2 (0.039%) OASIS TOSCA
12 2 (0.039%) WAI
13 1 (0.020%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1,735 (34.25%) Docker
2 126 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
4 83 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 82 (1.62%) Active Directory
6 80 (1.58%) HDFS
7 43 (0.85%) Apache Flume
8 33 (0.65%) vSphere
9 26 (0.51%) Xen
10 18 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
11 17 (0.34%) Squid
11 17 (0.34%) vCloud
12 16 (0.32%) etcd
13 15 (0.30%) Hyper-V
13 15 (0.30%) VirtualBox
14 13 (0.26%) Postfix
14 13 (0.26%) VMware NSX
15 12 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (0.20%) Varnish
17 7 (0.14%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 1,625 (32.08%) Ansible
2 1,436 (28.35%) Puppet
3 898 (17.73%) Opscode Chef
4 720 (14.21%) Terraform
5 597 (11.78%) Kubernetes
6 152 (3.00%) logstash
7 133 (2.63%) Nagios
8 131 (2.59%) Kibana
9 115 (2.27%) Packer
10 112 (2.21%) ZABBIX
11 106 (2.09%) Grafana
12 96 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
13 93 (1.84%) Salt
14 73 (1.44%) Consul
15 61 (1.20%) Mesos
16 59 (1.16%) Rancher
17 58 (1.14%) Prometheus
18 55 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
19 47 (0.93%) Icinga
20 45 (0.89%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 584 (11.53%) Oracle
2 446 (8.80%) Red Hat
3 230 (4.54%) VMware
4 220 (4.34%) Splunk
5 217 (4.28%) Atlassian
6 216 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 211 (4.17%) Google
8 182 (3.59%) IBM
9 90 (1.78%) New Relic
10 76 (1.50%) AppDynamics
11 74 (1.46%) Adobe
12 69 (1.36%) SaltStack
13 65 (1.28%) HP
14 59 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
15 48 (0.95%) hybris
16 45 (0.89%) MuleSoft
17 43 (0.85%) SAP
18 41 (0.81%) Perforce
19 40 (0.79%) CA
20 39 (0.77%) Cloudera