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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 July 2022 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 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 52 48 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -8
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 3,918 3,187 1,949
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.40% 4.84% 4.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.36% 27.32% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,770 2,188 1,437
10th Percentile £438 £400 £363
25th Percentile £500 £456 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £700 £615 £613
90th Percentile £788 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 6
10th Percentile £34.00 £57.22 £34.63
25th Percentile £42.19 £60.00 £40.08
Median hourly rate £58.13 £65.50 £55.56
Median % change year-on-year -11.26% +17.89% +11.13%
75th Percentile £66.51 £68.36 £63.44
90th Percentile £74.63 £72.76 £65.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £65.50 £45.31
% change year-on-year -25.57% +44.55% -9.38%

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 15,447 11,665 7,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.36% 17.73% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,816 7,847 5,303
10th Percentile £400 £350 £331
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £650 £590 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 200 101
10th Percentile £36.25 £25.48 £19.84
25th Percentile £40.88 £40.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate £52.59 £48.87 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +7.61% +2.88% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65.00 £58.71 £55.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £65.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £47.88 £45.91
% change year-on-year +14.88% +4.28% +2.02%

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 July 2022.

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 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -1 3,101 £600 +14.29% 461
London -2 2,026 £650 +18.18% 220
Work from Home -6 1,980 £600 +17.07% 183
UK excluding London -10 1,082 £525 +10.53% 277
North of England -15 247 £525 +7.69% 80
South East -19 228 £575 +21.05% 52
Scotland -1 217 £520 +14.29% 18
Midlands -32 135 £495 +8.20% 40
East of England +18 124 £574 +4.36% 24
West Midlands -27 121 £500 +2.04% 26
North West -28 120 £593 +24.74% 44
Yorkshire +11 111 £500 +5.26% 23
South West -19 100 £513 +7.89% 41
Wales -6 33 £593 +31.67% 16
North East -18 17 £550 +10.00% 13
East Midlands -20 14 £450 +13.64% 14
Northern Ireland -5 5 £550 +15.79% 6

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 2,300 (58.70%) DevOps
2 2,268 (57.89%) CI/CD
3 1,866 (47.63%) Agile
4 1,631 (41.63%) Java
5 1,601 (40.86%) Git (software)
6 1,544 (39.41%) AWS
7 1,510 (38.54%) Kubernetes
8 1,445 (36.88%) Docker
9 1,413 (36.06%) Python
10 1,384 (35.32%) Terraform
11 1,262 (32.21%) Ansible
12 1,122 (28.64%) Azure
13 985 (25.14%) Microservices
14 974 (24.86%) JIRA
14 974 (24.86%) Linux
15 833 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
16 802 (20.47%) Test Automation
17 784 (20.01%) JavaScript
18 773 (19.73%) Maven
19 766 (19.55%) Scrum
20 752 (19.19%) Social Skills
21 742 (18.94%) Finance
22 728 (18.58%) Spring
23 720 (18.38%) SQL
24 702 (17.92%) GitHub
25 657 (16.77%) Infrastructure as Code
26 646 (16.49%) Security Cleared
27 643 (16.41%) TDD
28 633 (16.16%) GitLab
29 610 (15.57%) Spring Boot

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
1 568 (14.50%) Confluence
2 109 (2.78%) Apache
3 92 (2.35%) Apache Spark
4 74 (1.89%) nginx
5 66 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 55 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 54 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 54 (1.38%) SAS
8 38 (0.97%) WebLogic
9 37 (0.94%) IIS
10 36 (0.92%) Traefik
11 33 (0.84%) JBoss
12 32 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
13 30 (0.77%) Mule
14 29 (0.74%) OpenStack
14 29 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
15 23 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
16 20 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 17 (0.43%) GeoServer
18 14 (0.36%) MQSeries
Applications
1 48 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.077%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.051%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.026%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.026%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.026%) MadCap Flare
6 1 (0.026%) Maya
6 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.026%) Snagit
6 1 (0.026%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (0.26%) SAP FI-CA
2 10 (0.26%) SAP PSCD
3 8 (0.20%) assyst
3 8 (0.20%) Shopify
4 6 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.13%) SunGard Martini
6 4 (0.10%) Finacle
7 3 (0.077%) Magento
7 3 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.077%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.051%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.051%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.051%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
9 1 (0.026%) CA PPM
9 1 (0.026%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.026%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.026%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,544 (39.41%) AWS
2 1,122 (28.64%) Azure
3 702 (17.92%) GitHub
4 568 (14.50%) GCP
5 368 (9.39%) Serverless
6 348 (8.88%) Azure DevOps
7 335 (8.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 295 (7.53%) Amazon S3
9 294 (7.50%) OpenShift
10 273 (6.97%) Amazon EC2
11 259 (6.61%) AWS Lambda
12 219 (5.59%) PaaS
13 178 (4.54%) Amazon EKS
14 160 (4.08%) Amazon ECS
15 159 (4.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 144 (3.68%) IaaS
17 136 (3.47%) Google Kubernetes Engine
18 131 (3.34%) SaaS
19 122 (3.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 117 (2.99%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 141 (3.60%) DNS
2 128 (3.27%) Firewall
2 128 (3.27%) HTTP
3 85 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 68 (1.74%) VPN
5 53 (1.35%) SSL
6 41 (1.05%) Internet
7 33 (0.84%) DHCP
8 32 (0.82%) Network Security
9 25 (0.64%) SSH
10 24 (0.61%) FTP
10 24 (0.61%) HTTPS
10 24 (0.61%) NAS
10 24 (0.61%) SAN
11 22 (0.56%) MQTT
12 20 (0.51%) VLAN
13 14 (0.36%) IPsec
13 14 (0.36%) SMTP
14 11 (0.28%) LAN
14 11 (0.28%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (8.30%) MongoDB
2 304 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
3 288 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 279 (7.12%) NoSQL
5 214 (5.46%) Amazon RDS
6 210 (5.36%) MySQL
7 203 (5.18%) Relational Database
8 150 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
9 105 (2.68%) Big Data
10 86 (2.19%) Oracle Database
11 85 (2.17%) Pentaho
12 82 (2.09%) Hadoop
13 77 (1.97%) Redis
14 68 (1.74%) Amazon Aurora
15 64 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
16 60 (1.53%) DB2
17 55 (1.40%) Apache Hive
18 54 (1.38%) DynamoDB
19 53 (1.35%) HBase
20 48 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1,601 (40.86%) Git (software)
2 974 (24.86%) JIRA
3 773 (19.73%) Maven
4 633 (16.16%) GitLab
5 355 (9.06%) Artifactory
6 354 (9.04%) Bitbucket
7 342 (8.73%) Gradle
8 323 (8.24%) TeamCity
9 307 (7.84%) Selenium
10 299 (7.63%) Cucumber
11 260 (6.64%) SonarQube
12 256 (6.53%) JUnit
13 247 (6.30%) Sonatype Nexus
14 174 (4.44%) CircleCI
15 156 (3.98%) Postman
16 104 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 102 (2.60%) SoapUI
18 92 (2.35%) Mockito
19 90 (2.30%) JMeter
20 89 (2.27%) gulp
General
1 752 (19.19%) Social Skills
2 742 (18.94%) Finance
3 476 (12.15%) Banking
4 395 (10.08%) Public Sector
5 321 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
6 116 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 81 (2.07%) Retail
8 77 (1.97%) Front Office
9 62 (1.58%) Documentation Skills
10 50 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 47 (1.20%) Financial Institution
12 35 (0.89%) Automotive
12 35 (0.89%) Influencing Skills
13 34 (0.87%) Retail Banking
14 33 (0.84%) Legal
14 33 (0.84%) Publishing
15 31 (0.79%) Back Office
16 28 (0.71%) Marketing
17 25 (0.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 24 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,316 (33.59%) Developer
2 1,064 (27.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 527 (13.45%) Java Developer
4 286 (7.30%) AWS Engineer
5 263 (6.71%) AWS DevOps
6 252 (6.43%) Senior Developer
7 226 (5.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 216 (5.51%) Cloud Engineer
9 209 (5.33%) Architect
10 162 (4.13%) Azure Engineer
11 135 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
12 125 (3.19%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 122 (3.11%) Software Engineer
14 116 (2.96%) Full Stack Developer
14 116 (2.96%) GCP Engineer
15 110 (2.81%) C# Developer
16 105 (2.68%) Tester
17 100 (2.55%) Azure DevOps Engineer
18 99 (2.53%) Platform Engineer
19 95 (2.42%) GCP DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 728 (18.58%) Spring
2 610 (15.57%) Spring Boot
3 517 (13.20%) REST
4 457 (11.66%) React
5 439 (11.20%) JSON
6 399 (10.18%) RESTful
7 377 (9.62%) Kafka
8 331 (8.45%) Node.js
9 312 (7.96%) HTML
10 311 (7.94%) .NET
11 292 (7.45%) Web Services
12 264 (6.74%) CSS
13 240 (6.13%) AngularJS
14 214 (5.46%) XML
15 199 (5.08%) SOAP
16 168 (4.29%) Elastic Stack
17 139 (3.55%) HTML5
18 128 (3.27%) RabbitMQ
19 115 (2.94%) Hibernate
20 114 (2.91%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 214 (5.46%) Public Cloud
2 198 (5.05%) Cloud Native
3 191 (4.87%) User Experience
4 143 (3.65%) Data Protection Act
5 113 (2.88%) Mobile App
6 88 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
7 85 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 74 (1.89%) Clustering
9 71 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
9 71 (1.81%) Legacy Systems
10 55 (1.40%) Fixed Income
11 53 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 53 (1.35%) PKI
12 51 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
13 49 (1.25%) Data Structures
13 49 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
14 46 (1.17%) Algorithms
15 44 (1.12%) Data Centre
16 43 (1.10%) Media Streaming
17 41 (1.05%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 974 (24.86%) Linux
2 444 (11.33%) Windows
3 363 (9.26%) Unix
4 186 (4.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 107 (2.73%) CentOS
6 86 (2.19%) Android
7 70 (1.79%) Ubuntu
8 68 (1.74%) Apple iOS
9 65 (1.66%) Windows Server
10 39 (1.00%) Windows Server 2016
11 21 (0.54%) Amazon Linux
11 21 (0.54%) VMS
12 20 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (0.46%) Windows Server 2019
14 17 (0.43%) Solaris
15 13 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (0.28%) Windows 10
18 8 (0.20%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.15%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,300 (58.70%) DevOps
2 2,268 (57.89%) CI/CD
3 1,866 (47.63%) Agile
4 985 (25.14%) Microservices
5 833 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
6 802 (20.47%) Test Automation
7 766 (19.55%) Scrum
8 657 (16.77%) Infrastructure as Code
9 643 (16.41%) TDD
10 510 (13.02%) Software Engineering
11 447 (11.41%) Configuration Management
12 434 (11.08%) Problem-Solving
13 394 (10.06%) BDD
14 322 (8.22%) Kanban
15 316 (8.07%) Continuous Delivery
15 316 (8.07%) Unit Testing
16 292 (7.45%) Analytics
17 284 (7.25%) Full Stack Development
18 274 (6.99%) Mentoring
19 269 (6.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,631 (41.63%) Java
2 1,413 (36.06%) Python
3 784 (20.01%) JavaScript
4 720 (18.38%) SQL
5 442 (11.28%) Bash
6 355 (9.06%) C#
7 312 (7.96%) PowerShell
8 296 (7.55%) Groovy
9 241 (6.15%) TypeScript
10 231 (5.90%) Shell Script
11 219 (5.59%) Go
12 208 (5.31%) Scala
13 205 (5.23%) Ruby
14 150 (3.83%) C++
15 146 (3.73%) PL/SQL
16 106 (2.71%) Perl
17 94 (2.40%) Kotlin
18 70 (1.79%) C
19 68 (1.74%) R
20 44 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 646 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 533 (13.60%) SC Cleared
3 140 (3.57%) Degree
4 119 (3.04%) AWS Certification
5 79 (2.02%) DV Cleared
6 74 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 58 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 45 (1.15%) ISTQB
9 37 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 30 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
11 26 (0.66%) ISEB
12 15 (0.38%) PhD
13 10 (0.26%) CISSP
14 9 (0.23%) OCP
14 9 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
15 8 (0.20%) Master's Degree
15 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (0.18%) CCNA
16 7 (0.18%) CEH
16 7 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (7.43%) QA
2 176 (4.49%) Accessibility
3 40 (1.02%) WCAG
4 30 (0.77%) NCSC
5 22 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
6 20 (0.51%) GDPR
7 15 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (0.33%) SLA
9 11 (0.28%) Data Quality
10 10 (0.26%) ISO 20022
10 10 (0.26%) NIST
11 7 (0.18%) MiFID
12 6 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 4 (0.10%) GLBA
13 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
14 2 (0.051%) DICOM
14 2 (0.051%) EMIR
14 2 (0.051%) FATCA
14 2 (0.051%) HL7
14 2 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 1,445 (36.88%) Docker
2 105 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (1.97%) Active Directory
4 54 (1.38%) HDFS
5 51 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (0.77%) vSphere
7 26 (0.66%) Hyper-V
8 23 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 23 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 20 (0.51%) Ceph
10 19 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (0.31%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 10 (0.26%) GridGain
13 10 (0.26%) KVM
14 9 (0.23%) OpenSSH
14 9 (0.23%) oVirt
15 8 (0.20%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 7 (0.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1,510 (38.54%) Kubernetes
2 1,384 (35.32%) Terraform
3 1,262 (32.21%) Ansible
4 425 (10.85%) Puppet
5 314 (8.01%) Grafana
6 307 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
7 219 (5.59%) Prometheus
8 143 (3.65%) Kibana
9 123 (3.14%) Packer
10 104 (2.65%) Istio
11 85 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
12 74 (1.89%) Consul
13 48 (1.23%) ZABBIX
14 46 (1.17%) Nagios
15 41 (1.05%) HAProxy
16 36 (0.92%) Graphite
17 34 (0.87%) linkerd
17 34 (0.87%) logstash
17 34 (0.87%) Podman
18 27 (0.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 535 (13.65%) Oracle
2 381 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 312 (7.96%) Google
4 249 (6.36%) Splunk
5 135 (3.45%) AppDynamics
6 129 (3.29%) VMware
7 127 (3.24%) Red Hat
8 108 (2.76%) IBM
9 91 (2.32%) Atlassian
10 85 (2.17%) Databricks
11 68 (1.74%) Informatica
12 63 (1.61%) Talend
13 54 (1.38%) PagerDuty
14 53 (1.35%) SAP
15 51 (1.30%) Dynatrace
15 51 (1.30%) New Relic
16 41 (1.05%) Sybase
16 41 (1.05%) Telerik
17 39 (1.00%) DevExpress
17 39 (1.00%) Salesforce.com