Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 40 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +9
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 1,960 5,120 5,636
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 4.78% 5.44% 5.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.06% 27.78% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,414 3,473 4,035
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £375
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £490 £475
% change year-on-year -3.06% +3.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.91% +8.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year -26.32% +4.40% +7.06%

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 7,522 18,431 20,750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.34% 19.60% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,905 12,131 14,261
Median daily rate £500 £475 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.71% +7.36%
10th Percentile £325 £331 £315
90th Percentile £663 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 317 240
Median hourly rate £38.25 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.07% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £21.35 £25.30 £25.36
90th Percentile £60.00 £54.25 £60.09
Median hourly rate £42.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.55% +3.53% -

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 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020. 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 1,805 £525 - 364
London -7 1,061 £550 - 147
UK excluding London -11 835 £475 -3.06% 243
North of England -7 296 £500 +1.01% 68
South West -1 140 £500 - 38
South East -28 140 £475 - 42
North West -11 136 £450 -10.00% 40
Work from Home -10 108 £525 - 51
Yorkshire -7 103 £500 - 18
Midlands -25 91 £423 -11.05% 36
Scotland -4 72 £425 -6.59% 14
East of England -15 59 £490 -5.77% 34
West Midlands -22 56 £434 -13.25% 27
North East +10 55 £495 +10.00% 10
Wales +18 37 £490 +2.62% 10
East Midlands -2 33 £310 -26.19% 9

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 1,121 (57.19%) DevOps
2 1,088 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
3 943 (48.11%) Java
4 883 (45.05%) Git (software)
4 883 (45.05%) AWS
5 746 (38.06%) Docker
6 687 (35.05%) Python
7 636 (32.45%) Kubernetes
8 615 (31.38%) Terraform
9 597 (30.46%) Continuous Integration
10 577 (29.44%) Ansible
11 520 (26.53%) Linux
12 497 (25.36%) Azure
13 474 (24.18%) JIRA
14 445 (22.70%) Test Automation
15 409 (20.87%) Finance
16 389 (19.85%) SQL
17 385 (19.64%) JavaScript
18 383 (19.54%) Scrum
19 359 (18.32%) Security Cleared
20 355 (18.11%) Microservices
21 324 (16.53%) Web Services
22 310 (15.82%) Software Engineering
23 304 (15.51%) TDD
24 301 (15.36%) Maven
25 292 (14.90%) Puppet
26 289 (14.74%) Spring
27 288 (14.69%) SC Cleared
28 271 (13.83%) Confluence
29 263 (13.42%) GitLab

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
1 271 (13.83%) Confluence
2 118 (6.02%) Apache
3 82 (4.18%) Tomcat
4 81 (4.13%) WebLogic
5 80 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
6 61 (3.11%) Apache Spark
7 44 (2.24%) nginx
8 42 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
9 35 (1.79%) SAS
10 33 (1.68%) JBoss
11 31 (1.58%) WebSphere
12 24 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (1.02%) Mule
14 15 (0.77%) Apache Airflow
15 14 (0.71%) Anypoint
15 14 (0.71%) Red Hat Fuse
16 11 (0.56%) OpenStack
17 10 (0.51%) IIS
18 8 (0.41%) Jetty
19 7 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.051%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 15 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
2 11 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 7 (0.36%) SAP FI-CA
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.051%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.051%) FINCAD Analytics
9 1 (0.051%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.051%) Maximo
9 1 (0.051%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.051%) Shopify
9 1 (0.051%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 883 (45.05%) AWS
2 497 (25.36%) Azure
3 248 (12.65%) GCP
4 242 (12.35%) Serverless
5 192 (9.80%) GitHub
6 185 (9.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 183 (9.34%) Amazon EC2
8 174 (8.88%) AWS Lambda
8 174 (8.88%) OpenShift
9 162 (8.27%) Amazon S3
10 148 (7.55%) Amazon ECS
11 100 (5.10%) Amazon SQS
12 83 (4.23%) PaaS
13 61 (3.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 60 (3.06%) SaaS
15 52 (2.65%) Apigee
16 47 (2.40%) IaaS
17 45 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 43 (2.19%) Slack
19 42 (2.14%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (5.61%) HTTP
2 78 (3.98%) TCP/IP
3 72 (3.67%) DNS
4 69 (3.52%) Firewall
5 49 (2.50%) SSL
6 23 (1.17%) Reverse Proxy
7 19 (0.97%) DSL
8 17 (0.87%) FTP
9 14 (0.71%) DHCP
10 12 (0.61%) Skype
10 12 (0.61%) VLAN
11 10 (0.51%) Network Security
12 9 (0.46%) Internet
13 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.41%) VPN
13 8 (0.41%) Wireshark
14 7 (0.36%) SNMP
15 6 (0.31%) IPsec
15 6 (0.31%) IPv6
15 6 (0.31%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 142 (7.24%) Big Data
3 131 (6.68%) Amazon Redshift
4 129 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
5 125 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
6 123 (6.28%) MySQL
7 122 (6.22%) MongoDB
8 120 (6.12%) Hadoop
9 106 (5.41%) NoSQL
10 103 (5.26%) Relational Database
11 57 (2.91%) Oracle Database
12 53 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
13 46 (2.35%) RDBMS
14 31 (1.58%) Apache Hive
15 28 (1.43%) Power BI
16 24 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 24 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
16 24 (1.22%) Redis
17 22 (1.12%) HBase
18 21 (1.07%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 883 (45.05%) Git (software)
2 474 (24.18%) JIRA
3 301 (15.36%) Maven
4 263 (13.42%) GitLab
5 231 (11.79%) Cucumber
6 211 (10.77%) Selenium
7 177 (9.03%) Artifactory
7 177 (9.03%) JUnit
8 142 (7.24%) Sonatype Nexus
9 122 (6.22%) SonarQube
10 111 (5.66%) Bitbucket
11 109 (5.56%) CircleCI
12 102 (5.20%) Gradle
13 89 (4.54%) Subversion
14 88 (4.49%) SoapUI
15 76 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 69 (3.52%) Postman
16 69 (3.52%) TeamCity
17 58 (2.96%) WebDriver
18 52 (2.65%) Mockito
General
1 409 (20.87%) Finance
2 183 (9.34%) Banking
3 167 (8.52%) Public Sector
4 94 (4.80%) Front Office
5 27 (1.38%) Financial Institution
5 27 (1.38%) Investment Banking
6 23 (1.17%) Marketing
7 20 (1.02%) Back Office
7 20 (1.02%) Retail
8 16 (0.82%) Legal
9 15 (0.77%) Retail Banking
9 15 (0.77%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 10 (0.51%) Games
12 8 (0.41%) Police
13 7 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.31%) Electronics
15 5 (0.26%) Military
15 5 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 624 (31.84%) Developer
2 471 (24.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 283 (14.44%) Java Developer
4 184 (9.39%) AWS Engineer
5 139 (7.09%) AWS DevOps
6 113 (5.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 92 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
8 91 (4.64%) Software Engineer
9 90 (4.59%) Senior DevOps
10 83 (4.23%) Senior Developer
11 81 (4.13%) AWS Developer
11 81 (4.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 81 (4.13%) Tester
12 74 (3.78%) Architect
13 64 (3.27%) Java Engineer
14 60 (3.06%) Automation Tester
15 58 (2.96%) Data Engineer
15 58 (2.96%) Java Software Developer
15 58 (2.96%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 56 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (16.53%) Web Services
2 289 (14.74%) Spring
3 251 (12.81%) REST
4 190 (9.69%) Spring Boot
5 181 (9.23%) Node.js
6 176 (8.98%) HTML
7 155 (7.91%) JSON
8 150 (7.65%) CSS
9 138 (7.04%) SOAP
10 136 (6.94%) J2EE
11 133 (6.79%) Kafka
12 127 (6.48%) React
13 126 (6.43%) XML
14 120 (6.12%) RESTful
15 116 (5.92%) AngularJS
16 97 (4.95%) .NET
17 83 (4.23%) Swagger
18 82 (4.18%) HTML5
19 79 (4.03%) Hibernate
20 75 (3.83%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 104 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (4.34%) Public Cloud
3 79 (4.03%) Mobile App
4 76 (3.88%) Fixed Income
5 74 (3.78%) Equities
6 71 (3.62%) Derivative
7 65 (3.32%) User Experience
8 64 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
9 46 (2.35%) Cloud Native
10 39 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
11 37 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 36 (1.84%) Hedge funds
13 32 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (1.38%) Data Centre
14 27 (1.38%) Data Structures
14 27 (1.38%) Virtual Team
15 21 (1.07%) PKI
15 21 (1.07%) Private Cloud
16 18 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
17 17 (0.87%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 520 (26.53%) Linux
2 203 (10.36%) Windows
3 167 (8.52%) Unix
4 102 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 80 (4.08%) CentOS
6 62 (3.16%) Windows Server
7 48 (2.45%) Android
8 35 (1.79%) Apple iOS
9 23 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 20 (1.02%) Solaris
11 18 (0.92%) CoreOS
12 15 (0.77%) Windows Server 2016
13 13 (0.66%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.56%) Debian
15 8 (0.41%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.36%) VMS
17 6 (0.31%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
18 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
19 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,121 (57.19%) DevOps
2 1,088 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
3 597 (30.46%) Continuous Integration
4 445 (22.70%) Test Automation
5 383 (19.54%) Scrum
6 355 (18.11%) Microservices
7 310 (15.82%) Software Engineering
8 304 (15.51%) TDD
9 260 (13.27%) Infrastructure as Code
10 242 (12.35%) BDD
11 233 (11.89%) Configuration Management
12 187 (9.54%) Open Source
13 170 (8.67%) Kanban
14 166 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
15 156 (7.96%) Deployment Automation
16 142 (7.24%) Mentoring
17 127 (6.48%) Problem-Solving
18 121 (6.17%) Asset Management
19 118 (6.02%) Infrastructure Automation
20 96 (4.90%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 943 (48.11%) Java
2 687 (35.05%) Python
3 389 (19.85%) SQL
4 385 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 194 (9.90%) Bash Shell
6 117 (5.97%) Java 8
7 115 (5.87%) Groovy
8 112 (5.71%) PowerShell
9 96 (4.90%) C#
10 90 (4.59%) Ruby
11 79 (4.03%) R
12 76 (3.88%) Scala
13 72 (3.67%) Perl
14 69 (3.52%) Shell Script
15 68 (3.47%) Go
16 59 (3.01%) PL/SQL
17 58 (2.96%) TypeScript
18 48 (2.45%) C
19 45 (2.30%) Kotlin
20 41 (2.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 359 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 288 (14.69%) SC Cleared
3 68 (3.47%) Degree
4 45 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 36 (1.84%) AWS Certification
6 30 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 29 (1.48%) ISTQB
8 23 (1.17%) ISEB
9 19 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
10 16 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (0.71%) Sun Certification
12 11 (0.56%) Master's Degree
13 10 (0.51%) CCA
13 10 (0.51%) DBS Check
14 9 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.41%) CCNA
16 7 (0.36%) CISA
16 7 (0.36%) CISM
16 7 (0.36%) CISSP
16 7 (0.36%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (7.60%) QA
2 13 (0.66%) WCAG
3 12 (0.61%) SLA
4 8 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.15%) GDPR
7 3 (0.15%) ISO 20022
7 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.10%) GxP
8 2 (0.10%) HL7
8 2 (0.10%) NIST
9 1 (0.051%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.051%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.051%) IFRS
9 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.051%) PMO
System Software
1 746 (38.06%) Docker
2 46 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (1.89%) vSphere
4 35 (1.79%) Active Directory
5 25 (1.28%) HDFS
6 23 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 13 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.31%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.26%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.26%) Postfix
12 4 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.20%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.15%) Gluster
13 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.15%) Xen
14 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.10%) NFS
15 1 (0.051%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 636 (32.45%) Kubernetes
2 615 (31.38%) Terraform
3 577 (29.44%) Ansible
4 292 (14.90%) Puppet
5 233 (11.89%) Opscode Chef
6 78 (3.98%) Packer
7 61 (3.11%) Prometheus
8 55 (2.81%) Salt
9 53 (2.70%) Grafana
10 38 (1.94%) Kibana
11 32 (1.63%) Rancher
12 29 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
13 25 (1.28%) Istio
14 23 (1.17%) logstash
15 19 (0.97%) Consul
16 13 (0.66%) Nagios
16 13 (0.66%) ZABBIX
17 12 (0.61%) Argo
17 12 (0.61%) vRealize Orchestrator
18 10 (0.51%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 192 (9.80%) Oracle
2 163 (8.32%) Google
3 106 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 89 (4.54%) VMware
5 85 (4.34%) Cloudera
5 85 (4.34%) Splunk
6 65 (3.32%) Red Hat
7 61 (3.11%) Hortonworks
8 52 (2.65%) AppDynamics
9 50 (2.55%) MuleSoft
10 41 (2.09%) SAP
11 33 (1.68%) Atlassian
12 27 (1.38%) IBM
13 23 (1.17%) Databricks
14 21 (1.07%) Talend
15 20 (1.02%) HP
16 19 (0.97%) StreamSets
17 16 (0.82%) hybris
18 15 (0.77%) Cisco
19 14 (0.71%) EMC