Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 47 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 +40
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 5,910 4,441 4,053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.77% 4.47% 3.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.57% 24.32% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,071 3,138 2,747
UK median daily rate £500 £493 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +4.79% +7.43%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £325
90th Percentile £651 £625 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 10
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +47.29% -33.85%
10th Percentile £20.10 £36.70 £26.24
90th Percentile £75.75 £63.75 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year -10.53% +47.29% -32.11%

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 21,440 18,264 17,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.95% 18.38% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,667 12,658 11,725
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 290 257
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.79%
10th Percentile £26.25 £30.23 £24.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £61.90 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.14%

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 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +10 5,447 £513 +2.50% 1,184
London +16 3,110 £525 +0.96% 548
UK excluding London +11 2,717 £455 +1.11% 710
North of England +8 733 £450 - 207
South East 0 728 £500 +7.53% 151
Midlands +21 373 £440 -7.37% 105
North West +5 334 £450 -5.26% 100
Scotland +7 270 £475 +11.76% 58
Yorkshire +4 262 £450 +2.27% 75
East of England +15 261 £475 +5.56% 77
West Midlands +13 243 £475 -3.06% 53
South West +3 242 £450 +4.65% 96
North East +30 142 £450 -5.26% 32
East Midlands +42 129 £400 -5.88% 52
Wales +26 112 £441 -7.26% 11
Northern Ireland +14 21 £434 -3.67% 5

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3,360 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
2 2,995 (50.68%) Java
3 2,980 (50.42%) DevOps
4 2,753 (46.58%) Git (software)
5 2,271 (38.43%) Continuous Integration
6 2,180 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
7 2,107 (35.65%) Docker
8 2,104 (35.60%) Linux
9 1,928 (32.62%) Ansible
10 1,844 (31.20%) Python
11 1,606 (27.17%) Puppet
12 1,565 (26.48%) Test Automation
13 1,533 (25.94%) TDD
14 1,454 (24.60%) JIRA
15 1,381 (23.37%) Scrum
16 1,335 (22.59%) Maven
17 1,183 (20.02%) JavaScript
18 1,167 (19.75%) Terraform
19 1,160 (19.63%) Microservices
20 1,141 (19.31%) BDD
21 1,100 (18.61%) Kubernetes
22 1,080 (18.27%) Opscode Chef
23 1,031 (17.45%) Spring
24 985 (16.67%) Configuration Management
25 950 (16.07%) Web Services
26 935 (15.82%) REST
27 934 (15.80%) Selenium
28 930 (15.74%) Finance
29 874 (14.79%) SQL
30 811 (13.72%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 806 (13.64%) Confluence
2 424 (7.17%) Apache
3 339 (5.74%) Tomcat
4 287 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
5 243 (4.11%) nginx
6 211 (3.57%) Apache Spark
7 194 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 181 (3.06%) JBoss
9 156 (2.64%) WebSphere
10 140 (2.37%) WebLogic
11 123 (2.08%) OpenStack
12 98 (1.66%) IIS
13 74 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 57 (0.96%) MQSeries
15 51 (0.86%) Apache Solr
16 47 (0.80%) Jetty
16 47 (0.80%) Mule
17 43 (0.73%) CMS
17 43 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 39 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 77 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 74 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.17%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.034%) HipChat
9 1 (0.017%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.017%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.017%) Maya
9 1 (0.017%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 15 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (0.17%) Maximo
5 6 (0.10%) Magento
6 5 (0.085%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.085%) SAP FI-CA
6 5 (0.085%) SAP PSCD
7 4 (0.068%) Distributed Ledger
7 4 (0.068%) Fredhopper
7 4 (0.068%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.068%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.051%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.034%) Global One
9 2 (0.034%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.034%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.034%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.017%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2,180 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
2 811 (13.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 626 (10.59%) GitHub
4 462 (7.82%) Amazon EC2
5 336 (5.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 303 (5.13%) Amazon S3
7 268 (4.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 257 (4.35%) PaaS
9 236 (3.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 229 (3.87%) OpenShift
11 224 (3.79%) Serverless
12 160 (2.71%) AWS Lambda
13 158 (2.67%) IaaS
14 148 (2.50%) npm
15 138 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 134 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
17 116 (1.96%) SaaS
18 105 (1.78%) Amazon ELB
19 96 (1.62%) Route 53
20 95 (1.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 398 (6.73%) HTTP
2 228 (3.86%) TCP/IP
3 207 (3.50%) SSL
4 198 (3.35%) DNS
5 186 (3.15%) Firewall
6 88 (1.49%) Internet
7 79 (1.34%) VPN
8 60 (1.02%) DHCP
9 53 (0.90%) SSH
10 48 (0.81%) FTP
11 44 (0.74%) IPsec
12 37 (0.63%) HTTPS
13 36 (0.61%) DSL
14 25 (0.42%) Network Security
15 23 (0.39%) Kerberos
15 23 (0.39%) OpenVPN
15 23 (0.39%) SMS
16 19 (0.32%) ICMP
16 19 (0.32%) Wireless
17 18 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 653 (11.05%) MongoDB
2 590 (9.98%) PostgreSQL
3 474 (8.02%) NoSQL
4 443 (7.50%) MySQL
5 420 (7.11%) Hadoop
6 386 (6.53%) Big Data
7 380 (6.43%) Relational Database
8 374 (6.33%) SQL Server
9 277 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 148 (2.50%) Redis
11 147 (2.49%) Apache Hive
12 139 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
13 122 (2.06%) HBase
14 103 (1.74%) RDBMS
15 97 (1.64%) Oracle Database
16 82 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 73 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
18 70 (1.18%) Couchbase
19 67 (1.13%) Sqoop
20 61 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2,753 (46.58%) Git (software)
2 1,454 (24.60%) JIRA
3 1,335 (22.59%) Maven
4 934 (15.80%) Selenium
5 740 (12.52%) Cucumber
6 644 (10.90%) JUnit
7 450 (7.61%) TeamCity
8 444 (7.51%) Gradle
9 426 (7.21%) Sonatype Nexus
10 376 (6.36%) Bitbucket
11 366 (6.19%) Subversion
12 356 (6.02%) SonarQube
13 348 (5.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 345 (5.84%) GitLab
15 307 (5.19%) Artifactory
16 286 (4.84%) Ant
17 254 (4.30%) JMeter
18 240 (4.06%) WebDriver
19 208 (3.52%) Mockito
20 197 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 930 (15.74%) Finance
2 539 (9.12%) Banking
3 159 (2.69%) Retail
4 106 (1.79%) Front Office
5 90 (1.52%) Games
6 83 (1.40%) Marketing
7 57 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 55 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 49 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 39 (0.66%) Publishing
11 30 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 29 (0.49%) Back Office
13 28 (0.47%) Electronics
14 27 (0.46%) Advertising
15 26 (0.44%) Automotive
16 25 (0.42%) Law
17 24 (0.41%) Retail Banking
18 14 (0.24%) Legal
19 11 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
20 7 (0.12%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2,272 (38.44%) Developer
2 1,689 (28.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,093 (18.49%) Java Developer
4 491 (8.31%) AWS Engineer
5 448 (7.58%) AWS DevOps
6 393 (6.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 280 (4.74%) Senior Developer
8 242 (4.09%) Architect
9 229 (3.87%) Tester
10 173 (2.93%) Software Engineer
11 171 (2.89%) Senior Java Developer
12 168 (2.84%) Automation Tester
13 160 (2.71%) Senior DevOps
14 158 (2.67%) Java Engineer
15 156 (2.64%) Python Developer
16 152 (2.57%) Full Stack Developer
17 150 (2.54%) Test Engineer
18 149 (2.52%) Kubernetes Engineer
19 148 (2.50%) Consultant
20 147 (2.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,031 (17.45%) Spring
2 950 (16.07%) Web Services
3 935 (15.82%) REST
4 729 (12.34%) Node.js
5 661 (11.18%) RESTful
6 646 (10.93%) Spring Boot
7 627 (10.61%) AngularJS
8 624 (10.56%) HTML
9 617 (10.44%) CSS
10 510 (8.63%) JSON
11 465 (7.87%) Kafka
12 427 (7.23%) SOAP
13 412 (6.97%) .NET
14 377 (6.38%) Hibernate
15 376 (6.36%) J2EE
16 363 (6.14%) React
17 334 (5.65%) XML
18 314 (5.31%) HTML5
19 284 (4.81%) Elastic Stack
20 217 (3.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 332 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
2 246 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
3 149 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 147 (2.49%) Public Cloud
5 140 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 136 (2.30%) User Experience
7 103 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
8 99 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 86 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
10 79 (1.34%) Data Centre
11 77 (1.30%) Fintech
12 69 (1.17%) Wiki
13 66 (1.12%) Virtual Team
14 64 (1.08%) Cloud Native
15 60 (1.02%) Private Cloud
16 56 (0.95%) iPad
17 54 (0.91%) Data Structures
18 49 (0.83%) Management Information System
19 44 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
20 42 (0.71%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2,104 (35.60%) Linux
2 724 (12.25%) Unix
3 679 (11.49%) Windows
4 423 (7.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 300 (5.08%) CentOS
6 182 (3.08%) Ubuntu
7 136 (2.30%) Android
8 104 (1.76%) Apple iOS
9 74 (1.25%) Windows Server
10 64 (1.08%) Solaris
11 30 (0.51%) Debian
12 29 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (0.41%) AIX
13 24 (0.41%) Mac OS X
13 24 (0.41%) VMS
14 19 (0.32%) CoreOS
15 18 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (0.25%) DC/OS
17 13 (0.22%) Fedora
18 12 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,360 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
2 2,980 (50.42%) DevOps
3 2,271 (38.43%) Continuous Integration
4 1,565 (26.48%) Test Automation
5 1,533 (25.94%) TDD
6 1,381 (23.37%) Scrum
7 1,160 (19.63%) Microservices
8 1,141 (19.31%) BDD
9 985 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 767 (12.98%) Open Source
11 685 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
12 545 (9.22%) Kanban
13 483 (8.17%) Software Engineering
14 431 (7.29%) Problem-Solving
15 411 (6.95%) OO
16 363 (6.14%) Deployment Automation
17 339 (5.74%) E-Commerce
18 333 (5.63%) Unit Testing
19 327 (5.53%) Pair Programming
20 303 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,995 (50.68%) Java
2 1,844 (31.20%) Python
3 1,183 (20.02%) JavaScript
4 874 (14.79%) SQL
5 783 (13.25%) Bash Shell
6 624 (10.56%) Ruby
7 545 (9.22%) Java 8
8 451 (7.63%) Groovy
9 449 (7.60%) C#
10 425 (7.19%) Perl
11 384 (6.50%) Scala
12 346 (5.85%) Shell Script
13 330 (5.58%) PowerShell
14 198 (3.35%) Go
15 162 (2.74%) C++
16 143 (2.42%) PHP
17 124 (2.10%) ES6
18 105 (1.78%) C
19 104 (1.76%) TypeScript
20 92 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 522 (8.83%) Security Cleared
2 414 (7.01%) SC Cleared
3 214 (3.62%) Degree
4 99 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 89 (1.51%) AWS Certification
6 80 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 71 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 56 (0.95%) ISEB
9 43 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 32 (0.54%) CISSP
11 26 (0.44%) CISM
12 16 (0.27%) Master's Degree
13 14 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (0.20%) CCNA
14 12 (0.20%) DBS Check
15 10 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
15 10 (0.17%) RHCE
16 9 (0.15%) BC Cleared
16 9 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 417 (7.06%) QA
2 30 (0.51%) GDPR
3 28 (0.47%) PMO
4 21 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
5 16 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.27%) FINRA
6 14 (0.24%) WCAG
7 11 (0.19%) SLA
8 9 (0.15%) MiFID
8 9 (0.15%) PSD2
9 7 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.017%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.017%) ECSS
11 1 (0.017%) EMIR
11 1 (0.017%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.017%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.017%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.017%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 2,107 (35.65%) Docker
2 199 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
4 97 (1.64%) HDFS
5 76 (1.29%) Active Directory
5 76 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 70 (1.18%) vSphere
7 38 (0.64%) VirtualBox
8 32 (0.54%) Hyper-V
9 30 (0.51%) Xen
10 19 (0.32%) KVM
11 18 (0.30%) etcd
12 16 (0.27%) vCloud
13 15 (0.25%) oVirt
14 14 (0.24%) Apache Flume
14 14 (0.24%) Postfix
14 14 (0.24%) RHEV
15 13 (0.22%) Squid
16 12 (0.20%) Firmware
17 11 (0.19%) flannel
Systems Management
1 1,928 (32.62%) Ansible
2 1,606 (27.17%) Puppet
3 1,167 (19.75%) Terraform
4 1,100 (18.61%) Kubernetes
5 1,080 (18.27%) Opscode Chef
6 224 (3.79%) Packer
7 213 (3.60%) Kibana
8 191 (3.23%) Grafana
9 167 (2.83%) Nagios
10 146 (2.47%) Prometheus
11 133 (2.25%) logstash
11 133 (2.25%) Salt
12 118 (2.00%) ZABBIX
13 117 (1.98%) Hadoop YARN
14 97 (1.64%) Consul
15 85 (1.44%) Rancher
16 79 (1.34%) Mesos
17 64 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
18 50 (0.85%) Icinga
19 41 (0.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 614 (10.39%) Oracle
2 406 (6.87%) Google
3 399 (6.75%) Red Hat
4 317 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 291 (4.92%) VMware
6 265 (4.48%) Splunk
7 217 (3.67%) Atlassian
8 144 (2.44%) IBM
9 116 (1.96%) New Relic
10 114 (1.93%) Adobe
11 110 (1.86%) AppDynamics
12 104 (1.76%) Cloudera
13 75 (1.27%) MuleSoft
14 69 (1.17%) SaltStack
15 64 (1.08%) hybris
16 54 (0.91%) SAP
17 52 (0.88%) HP
18 51 (0.86%) Hortonworks
19 46 (0.78%) Dynatrace
19 46 (0.78%) Sybase