Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 54 94
Rank change year-on-year +8 +40 +85
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 4440 4053 2559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.47% 3.82% 2.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.25% 23.19% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3137 2747 1756
UK median daily rate £493 £470 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +7.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £314
90th Percentile £625 £594 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 10 18
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £32.25 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.29% -33.85% -9.30%
10th Percentile £36.70 £26.24 £34.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.98 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +47.29% -32.11% -2.56%

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 18306 17478 15942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.43% 16.46% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12687 11825 10550
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 291 257 312
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +4.46% +3.87%
10th Percentile £30.25 £24.00 £24.53
90th Percentile £63.75 £53.75 £49.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.37
% change year-on-year +3.66% +4.14% +4.99%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +8 4108 £500 +5.26% 365
London +4 2297 £520 +4.00% 208
UK excluding London +15 2093 £450 +2.86% 170
South East +23 686 £465 +3.33% 43
North of England +7 496 £450 +5.88% 55
North West +9 241 £475 +11.76% 23
Midlands +6 225 £475 +5.56% 15
East of England +6 209 £450 -5.26% 27
Yorkshire -4 202 £440 +3.53% 27
Scotland +21 199 £425 +6.25% 11
South West +48 191 £430 -4.44% 17
West Midlands +30 153 £490 +8.89% 6
East Midlands -29 73 £425 - 9
North East +43 68 £475 +12.43% 5
Northern Ireland -8 50 £450 +80.00% 1
Wales -23 44 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2644 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2348 (52.88%) Java
3 2158 (48.60%) Git (software)
4 2075 (46.73%) DevOps
5 1886 (42.48%) Continuous Integration
6 1753 (39.48%) Linux
7 1371 (30.88%) Docker
8 1325 (29.84%) Amazon AWS
9 1277 (28.76%) Scrum
10 1258 (28.33%) Python
11 1255 (28.27%) TDD
12 1211 (27.27%) Puppet
13 1180 (26.58%) Ansible
14 1165 (26.24%) JIRA
15 1150 (25.90%) Test Automation
16 1075 (24.21%) JavaScript
17 910 (20.50%) Spring
18 908 (20.45%) Maven
19 846 (19.05%) Web Services
20 822 (18.51%) Finance
21 811 (18.27%) Configuration Management
22 779 (17.55%) REST
23 759 (17.09%) SQL
24 755 (17.00%) BDD
25 736 (16.58%) HTML
26 704 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
27 681 (15.34%) Open Source
28 643 (14.48%) RESTful
29 636 (14.32%) Microservices
30 630 (14.19%) 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
1 630 (14.19%) Confluence
2 317 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 280 (6.31%) Apache
4 212 (4.77%) JBoss
5 200 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
6 193 (4.35%) nginx
7 162 (3.65%) Apache Spark
8 150 (3.38%) WebSphere
9 142 (3.20%) OpenStack
10 128 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 126 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
12 78 (1.76%) WebLogic
13 57 (1.28%) IIS
14 53 (1.19%) Apache Solr
15 51 (1.15%) CMS
16 44 (0.99%) Mule
17 37 (0.83%) Jetty
18 34 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
19 32 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 27 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (0.34%) HipChat
2 13 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.045%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.045%) Mingle
8 1 (0.023%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.023%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
2 18 (0.41%) Magento
3 14 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
4 12 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
4 12 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.25%) Oracle Utilities
6 6 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.068%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.045%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.045%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.045%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.023%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.023%) Endur
9 1 (0.023%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.023%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.023%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.023%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1325 (29.84%) Amazon AWS
2 420 (9.46%) GitHub
3 357 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 261 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
5 198 (4.46%) PaaS
6 180 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
7 167 (3.76%) npm
8 161 (3.63%) OpenShift
9 150 (3.38%) Amazon S3
10 132 (2.97%) Serverless
11 119 (2.68%) IaaS
12 114 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
13 104 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 88 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
15 80 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 76 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
17 71 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
18 64 (1.44%) Slack
19 63 (1.42%) Route 53
20 56 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 290 (6.53%) HTTP
2 171 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 153 (3.45%) DNS
4 137 (3.09%) SSL
5 125 (2.82%) Firewall
6 78 (1.76%) LDAP
7 77 (1.73%) Internet
8 52 (1.17%) SMS
9 35 (0.79%) VPN
10 32 (0.72%) DHCP
11 27 (0.61%) LAN
11 27 (0.61%) WAN
12 25 (0.56%) DSL
13 24 (0.54%) Bluetooth
13 24 (0.54%) FTP
13 24 (0.54%) OpenLDAP
14 23 (0.52%) SSH
15 19 (0.43%) HTTPS
16 17 (0.38%) Network Security
17 15 (0.34%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (10.86%) MongoDB
2 403 (9.08%) PostgreSQL
3 381 (8.58%) MySQL
4 348 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 334 (7.52%) Hadoop
6 326 (7.34%) Relational Database
7 268 (6.04%) Big Data
8 235 (5.29%) SQL Server
9 165 (3.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 152 (3.42%) Redis
11 130 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
12 108 (2.43%) HBase
13 98 (2.21%) Apache Hive
14 96 (2.16%) Oracle Database
15 81 (1.82%) RDBMS
16 80 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 67 (1.51%) DB2
18 44 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
19 41 (0.92%) Sqoop
20 33 (0.74%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 2158 (48.60%) Git (software)
2 1165 (26.24%) JIRA
3 908 (20.45%) Maven
4 576 (12.97%) Selenium
5 552 (12.43%) JUnit
6 537 (12.09%) Cucumber
7 457 (10.29%) Subversion
8 403 (9.08%) TeamCity
9 380 (8.56%) Sonatype Nexus
10 341 (7.68%) Gradle
11 269 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 245 (5.52%) Ant
13 242 (5.45%) Bitbucket
14 224 (5.05%) Mockito
15 221 (4.98%) Artifactory
16 199 (4.48%) Hudson
17 189 (4.26%) WebDriver
18 163 (3.67%) GitLab
19 160 (3.60%) SonarQube
20 152 (3.42%) Vagrant
General
1 822 (18.51%) Finance
2 488 (10.99%) Banking
3 148 (3.33%) Retail
4 105 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 103 (2.32%) Marketing
6 82 (1.85%) Games
7 79 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 62 (1.40%) Electronics
10 60 (1.35%) Retail Banking
11 58 (1.31%) Front Office
12 31 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 30 (0.68%) Publishing
14 26 (0.59%) Law
15 23 (0.52%) Automotive
16 20 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
17 18 (0.41%) Back Office
18 15 (0.34%) Advertising
19 12 (0.27%) Legal
20 9 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1742 (39.23%) Developer
2 1254 (28.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 827 (18.63%) Java Developer
4 370 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 346 (7.79%) AWS DevOps
6 295 (6.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 263 (5.92%) Senior Developer
8 228 (5.14%) Tester
9 201 (4.53%) Linux Engineer
9 201 (4.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 183 (4.12%) Automation Tester
11 174 (3.92%) Architect
12 170 (3.83%) Consultant
13 166 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 150 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
15 139 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
16 135 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
17 129 (2.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 123 (2.77%) Java Engineer
19 122 (2.75%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 910 (20.50%) Spring
2 846 (19.05%) Web Services
3 779 (17.55%) REST
4 736 (16.58%) HTML
5 643 (14.48%) RESTful
6 592 (13.33%) CSS
7 581 (13.09%) Node.js
8 498 (11.22%) AngularJS
9 465 (10.47%) JSON
10 412 (9.28%) HTML5
11 370 (8.33%) SOAP
12 336 (7.57%) XML
13 330 (7.43%) Hibernate
14 313 (7.05%) React
15 308 (6.94%) Spring Boot
16 284 (6.40%) J2EE
17 252 (5.68%) CSS3
18 235 (5.29%) .NET
19 210 (4.73%) Middleware
20 207 (4.66%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 186 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (3.29%) Mobile App
3 140 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
4 132 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 103 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
6 102 (2.30%) Public Cloud
7 101 (2.27%) User Experience
8 84 (1.89%) Virtual Team
9 57 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
10 51 (1.15%) Fintech
11 42 (0.95%) Data Centre
12 41 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 41 (0.92%) Clustering
12 41 (0.92%) iPad
13 38 (0.86%) Private Cloud
14 31 (0.70%) Social Media
15 30 (0.68%) Video on Demand
16 28 (0.63%) Client/Server
17 27 (0.61%) STB
18 26 (0.59%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1753 (39.48%) Linux
2 585 (13.18%) Unix
3 420 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 393 (8.85%) Windows
5 209 (4.71%) CentOS
6 194 (4.37%) Android
7 132 (2.97%) Apple iOS
8 105 (2.36%) Ubuntu
9 77 (1.73%) Windows Server
10 45 (1.01%) Mac OS X
11 35 (0.79%) CoreOS
12 24 (0.54%) AIX
12 24 (0.54%) Solaris
12 24 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (0.50%) Debian
14 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.25%) VMS
15 11 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.18%) Fedora
16 8 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2644 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2075 (46.73%) DevOps
3 1886 (42.48%) Continuous Integration
4 1277 (28.76%) Scrum
5 1255 (28.27%) TDD
6 1150 (25.90%) Test Automation
7 811 (18.27%) Configuration Management
8 755 (17.00%) BDD
9 681 (15.34%) Open Source
10 636 (14.32%) Microservices
11 497 (11.19%) Kanban
12 491 (11.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 384 (8.65%) Software Engineering
14 329 (7.41%) OO
15 320 (7.21%) SOA
16 310 (6.98%) Unit Testing
17 271 (6.10%) MVC
18 269 (6.06%) SDLC
19 264 (5.95%) Mentoring
20 258 (5.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2348 (52.88%) Java
2 1258 (28.33%) Python
3 1075 (24.21%) JavaScript
4 759 (17.09%) SQL
5 562 (12.66%) Ruby
6 528 (11.89%) Bash Shell
7 314 (7.07%) C#
8 264 (5.95%) Scala
9 255 (5.74%) Perl
10 236 (5.32%) Groovy
11 212 (4.77%) Shell Script
12 187 (4.21%) PowerShell
13 171 (3.85%) PHP
14 123 (2.77%) Go
15 96 (2.16%) ES6
16 79 (1.78%) C++
17 72 (1.62%) PL/SQL
18 61 (1.37%) TypeScript
19 49 (1.10%) Apple Swift
20 42 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 360 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 273 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 172 (3.87%) Degree
4 61 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 54 (1.22%) AWS Certification
6 32 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 28 (0.63%) ISEB
8 27 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (0.25%) BC Cleared
11 10 (0.23%) Master's Degree
11 10 (0.23%) RHCE
12 8 (0.18%) CESG Certified Professional
12 8 (0.18%) RHCA
13 7 (0.16%) CHECK Team Member
13 7 (0.16%) CISSP
13 7 (0.16%) CLAS
14 6 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.14%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (7.45%) QA
2 39 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.52%) WCAG
5 20 (0.45%) GDPR
5 20 (0.45%) MiFID
6 16 (0.36%) GCP
7 13 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.25%) SLA
9 9 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (0.20%) EMIR
10 6 (0.14%) JSP 440
11 5 (0.11%) WAI
12 3 (0.068%) HL7
12 3 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (0.045%) COBIT
13 2 (0.045%) FATCA
13 2 (0.045%) FedRAMP
14 1 (0.023%) PMO
14 1 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1371 (30.88%) Docker
2 124 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 76 (1.71%) HDFS
5 69 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
6 48 (1.08%) Xen
7 47 (1.06%) Apache Flume
8 46 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 23 (0.52%) VirtualBox
10 21 (0.47%) vCloud
11 20 (0.45%) vSphere
12 19 (0.43%) Gluster
12 19 (0.43%) KVM
12 19 (0.43%) VMware NSX
13 18 (0.41%) Squid
14 17 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
15 15 (0.34%) Postfix
16 13 (0.29%) etcd
16 13 (0.29%) Hyper-V
16 13 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1211 (27.27%) Puppet
2 1180 (26.58%) Ansible
3 704 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
4 526 (11.85%) Terraform
5 490 (11.04%) Kubernetes
6 145 (3.27%) logstash
7 119 (2.68%) ZABBIX
8 112 (2.52%) Kibana
9 94 (2.12%) Packer
10 90 (2.03%) Nagios
11 75 (1.69%) Salt
12 67 (1.51%) Grafana
13 61 (1.37%) Consul
14 58 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
15 56 (1.26%) Oozie
16 51 (1.15%) Ambari
17 50 (1.13%) Rancher
18 41 (0.92%) Graphite
19 37 (0.83%) Docker Swarm
20 34 (0.77%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 590 (13.29%) Oracle
2 359 (8.09%) Red Hat
3 225 (5.07%) VMware
4 221 (4.98%) Google
5 209 (4.71%) Atlassian
6 181 (4.08%) IBM
7 174 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 109 (2.45%) Splunk
9 81 (1.82%) SAP
10 63 (1.42%) SaltStack
11 61 (1.37%) New Relic
12 59 (1.33%) Cloudera
13 57 (1.28%) hybris
14 53 (1.19%) MuleSoft
15 45 (1.01%) Perforce
16 44 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
16 44 (0.99%) WSO2
17 43 (0.97%) HP
18 42 (0.95%) Rackspace
19 40 (0.90%) Tableau