Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 47 65
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 +57
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 5,694 4,212 3,535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.56% 4.41% 3.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.22% 24.51% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,956 2,891 2,414
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +10.12%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £325
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +15.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 10
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -23.68%
10th Percentile £22.08 £35.00 £26.24
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +18.06% -28.00%

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 20,920 17,183 17,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.44% 17.97% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,337 11,807 11,597
UK median daily rate £470 £447 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.15% +5.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £309 £300
90th Percentile £613 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 300 279
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £42.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.80% -1.28% +12.77%
10th Percentile £26.50 £28.75 £26.23
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +12.31%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 15 August 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 5,287 £505 +3.59% 1,003
London +14 2,936 £525 +1.94% 466
UK excluding London +9 2,681 £463 +2.78% 603
South East +9 839 £500 +8.70% 156
North of England +6 733 £450 +5.88% 160
Midlands +27 325 £440 -7.37% 77
North West +2 314 £450 - 82
Yorkshire +6 294 £450 +4.96% 59
East of England +1 238 £475 +1.06% 87
Scotland +6 234 £430 +4.24% 44
South West +4 212 £425 -2.86% 57
West Midlands +15 202 £485 -1.02% 33
North East +4 128 £413 - 19
East Midlands +25 122 £418 +1.21% 44
Wales +5 87 £500 +5.26% 10
Northern Ireland +24 24 £431 -6.76% 12

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 3,214 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2,859 (50.21%) Java
3 2,858 (50.19%) DevOps
4 2,782 (48.86%) Git (software)
5 2,223 (39.04%) Continuous Integration
6 2,183 (38.34%) Linux
7 2,060 (36.18%) Amazon AWS
8 1,968 (34.56%) Docker
9 1,803 (31.66%) Ansible
10 1,791 (31.45%) Python
11 1,558 (27.36%) Puppet
12 1,507 (26.47%) TDD
13 1,434 (25.18%) Test Automation
14 1,350 (23.71%) JIRA
15 1,237 (21.72%) Scrum
16 1,208 (21.22%) JavaScript
17 1,097 (19.27%) BDD
18 1,095 (19.23%) Maven
19 1,059 (18.60%) Terraform
20 1,058 (18.58%) Configuration Management
21 1,053 (18.49%) Microservices
22 1,017 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
23 992 (17.42%) Spring
24 987 (17.33%) Web Services
25 949 (16.67%) Kubernetes
26 941 (16.53%) Finance
27 909 (15.96%) REST
28 851 (14.95%) SQL
29 789 (13.86%) Selenium
30 775 (13.61%) Open Source

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
1 719 (12.63%) Confluence
2 434 (7.62%) Apache
3 379 (6.66%) Tomcat
4 277 (4.86%) nginx
5 266 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
6 212 (3.72%) Apache Spark
7 203 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 189 (3.32%) WebSphere
9 175 (3.07%) JBoss
10 160 (2.81%) WebLogic
11 128 (2.25%) OpenStack
12 96 (1.69%) IIS
13 67 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 65 (1.14%) Jetty
15 50 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 43 (0.76%) Mule
17 40 (0.70%) CMS
18 39 (0.68%) Apache Solr
19 37 (0.65%) Mongrel
20 36 (0.63%) GemFire
Applications
1 65 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 16 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.19%) HipChat
4 11 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.088%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (0.053%) Simulink
9 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.018%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.018%) Maya
9 1 (0.018%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 16 (0.28%) thinkFolio
2 14 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
2 14 (0.25%) Front Arena
3 11 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.11%) Bloomberg AIM
6 6 (0.11%) Endur
6 6 (0.11%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.11%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.088%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.070%) OpenLink RightAngle
9 3 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.053%) Magento
10 2 (0.035%) Global One
10 2 (0.035%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 2 (0.035%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.035%) LatentZero
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2,060 (36.18%) Amazon AWS
2 732 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 623 (10.94%) GitHub
4 408 (7.17%) Amazon EC2
5 275 (4.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 271 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 260 (4.57%) Amazon S3
8 259 (4.55%) Serverless
9 228 (4.00%) PaaS
10 223 (3.92%) OpenShift
11 210 (3.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 165 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 161 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
14 147 (2.58%) npm
15 134 (2.35%) IaaS
16 125 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
17 101 (1.77%) Amazon ELB
18 90 (1.58%) SaaS
19 87 (1.53%) Route 53
20 75 (1.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 367 (6.45%) HTTP
2 282 (4.95%) TCP/IP
3 261 (4.58%) SSL
4 227 (3.99%) DNS
5 174 (3.06%) Firewall
6 105 (1.84%) Internet
7 75 (1.32%) VPN
8 72 (1.26%) DHCP
9 61 (1.07%) FTP
9 61 (1.07%) IPsec
10 52 (0.91%) DSL
11 49 (0.86%) SSH
12 43 (0.76%) SMS
13 34 (0.60%) Kerberos
14 29 (0.51%) Network Security
15 24 (0.42%) HTTPS
16 21 (0.37%) OpenVPN
16 21 (0.37%) SAN
17 19 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
18 18 (0.32%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 589 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
2 587 (10.31%) MongoDB
3 487 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 466 (8.18%) MySQL
5 422 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 403 (7.08%) Big Data
7 356 (6.25%) Hadoop
8 321 (5.64%) SQL Server
9 241 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 183 (3.21%) Redis
11 153 (2.69%) HBase
12 147 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
13 123 (2.16%) Apache Hive
14 118 (2.07%) RDBMS
15 112 (1.97%) Oracle Database
16 78 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
17 68 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 62 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
19 58 (1.02%) DB2
20 53 (0.93%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2,782 (48.86%) Git (software)
2 1,350 (23.71%) JIRA
3 1,095 (19.23%) Maven
4 789 (13.86%) Selenium
5 658 (11.56%) Cucumber
6 590 (10.36%) JUnit
7 457 (8.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 418 (7.34%) TeamCity
9 398 (6.99%) Gradle
10 360 (6.32%) Subversion
11 337 (5.92%) Bitbucket
12 305 (5.36%) Artifactory
12 305 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 282 (4.95%) SonarQube
14 281 (4.94%) GitLab
15 260 (4.57%) Ant
16 211 (3.71%) Mockito
17 190 (3.34%) WebDriver
18 186 (3.27%) JMeter
19 183 (3.21%) Travis CI
General
1 941 (16.53%) Finance
2 488 (8.57%) Banking
3 173 (3.04%) Retail
4 100 (1.76%) Front Office
5 76 (1.33%) Games
6 72 (1.26%) Marketing
7 68 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 65 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 48 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 41 (0.72%) Back Office
11 38 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 32 (0.56%) Publishing
13 30 (0.53%) Law
14 29 (0.51%) Electronics
15 26 (0.46%) Automotive
16 21 (0.37%) Retail Banking
17 18 (0.32%) Advertising
18 15 (0.26%) Legal
19 11 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
20 5 (0.088%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,299 (40.38%) Developer
2 1,638 (28.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,022 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 484 (8.50%) AWS DevOps
5 471 (8.27%) AWS Engineer
6 404 (7.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 304 (5.34%) Senior Developer
8 196 (3.44%) Architect
9 193 (3.39%) Python Developer
10 189 (3.32%) Tester
11 184 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
12 181 (3.18%) Senior DevOps
13 178 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
14 163 (2.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 157 (2.76%) Cloud Engineer
16 156 (2.74%) Consultant
17 154 (2.70%) Software Engineer
18 149 (2.62%) Java Engineer
19 147 (2.58%) Automation Tester
20 139 (2.44%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 992 (17.42%) Spring
2 987 (17.33%) Web Services
3 909 (15.96%) REST
4 722 (12.68%) Node.js
5 700 (12.29%) RESTful
6 653 (11.47%) HTML
7 600 (10.54%) CSS
8 550 (9.66%) AngularJS
9 518 (9.10%) Spring Boot
10 496 (8.71%) JSON
11 468 (8.22%) Kafka
12 417 (7.32%) SOAP
13 378 (6.64%) .NET
14 377 (6.62%) React
15 360 (6.32%) Hibernate
16 344 (6.04%) XML
17 322 (5.66%) J2EE
18 313 (5.50%) HTML5
19 296 (5.20%) Elastic Stack
20 262 (4.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 287 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 281 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
3 189 (3.32%) Linux Command Line
4 159 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 148 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 141 (2.48%) User Experience
7 128 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 110 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
9 108 (1.90%) Public Cloud
10 98 (1.72%) Fintech
11 80 (1.40%) Cloud Native
12 76 (1.33%) Virtual Team
13 68 (1.19%) iPad
14 67 (1.18%) Data Centre
15 65 (1.14%) Wiki
16 55 (0.97%) Data Structures
17 52 (0.91%) Fixed Income
18 50 (0.88%) Equities
19 42 (0.74%) Clustering
19 42 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2,183 (38.34%) Linux
2 678 (11.91%) Unix
3 607 (10.66%) Windows
4 406 (7.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 302 (5.30%) CentOS
6 197 (3.46%) Ubuntu
7 163 (2.86%) Android
8 145 (2.55%) Apple iOS
9 93 (1.63%) Windows Server
10 46 (0.81%) Solaris
11 35 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (0.49%) DC/OS
13 27 (0.47%) Mac OS X
14 26 (0.46%) Debian
15 25 (0.44%) VMS
16 23 (0.40%) CoreOS
17 18 (0.32%) AIX
17 18 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (0.30%) Windows 10
19 15 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,214 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2,858 (50.19%) DevOps
3 2,223 (39.04%) Continuous Integration
4 1,507 (26.47%) TDD
5 1,434 (25.18%) Test Automation
6 1,237 (21.72%) Scrum
7 1,097 (19.27%) BDD
8 1,058 (18.58%) Configuration Management
9 1,053 (18.49%) Microservices
10 775 (13.61%) Open Source
11 619 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
12 496 (8.71%) Software Engineering
13 486 (8.54%) Kanban
14 453 (7.96%) OO
15 408 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
16 399 (7.01%) Unit Testing
17 365 (6.41%) Deployment Automation
18 360 (6.32%) SDLC
19 329 (5.78%) E-Commerce
20 327 (5.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,859 (50.21%) Java
2 1,791 (31.45%) Python
3 1,208 (21.22%) JavaScript
4 851 (14.95%) SQL
5 771 (13.54%) Bash Shell
6 689 (12.10%) Ruby
7 516 (9.06%) Java 8
8 439 (7.71%) Groovy
9 437 (7.67%) Perl
10 422 (7.41%) C#
11 360 (6.32%) Scala
12 344 (6.04%) Shell Script
13 339 (5.95%) PowerShell
14 205 (3.60%) Go
15 165 (2.90%) PHP
16 154 (2.70%) C++
17 139 (2.44%) ES6
18 135 (2.37%) TypeScript
19 112 (1.97%) C
20 92 (1.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 536 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 440 (7.73%) SC Cleared
3 231 (4.06%) Degree
4 87 (1.53%) AWS Certification
5 85 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 73 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 57 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 54 (0.95%) ISEB
9 48 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 23 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (0.37%) CISSP
12 20 (0.35%) CCNA
12 20 (0.35%) CISM
12 20 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
13 13 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 13 (0.23%) Master's Degree
14 10 (0.18%) BC Cleared
15 8 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (0.12%) CISA
16 7 (0.12%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 355 (6.23%) QA
2 101 (1.77%) GCP
3 33 (0.58%) GDPR
4 25 (0.44%) PMO
5 24 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 19 (0.33%) SLA
7 17 (0.30%) MiFID
8 10 (0.18%) FINRA
8 10 (0.18%) WCAG
9 9 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 6 (0.11%) EMIR
11 6 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (0.070%) PSD2
13 3 (0.053%) PCI DSS
14 1 (0.018%) ECSS
14 1 (0.018%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 1,968 (34.56%) Docker
2 182 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
4 95 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 93 (1.63%) HDFS
6 69 (1.21%) Active Directory
7 51 (0.90%) vSphere
8 48 (0.84%) Xen
9 43 (0.76%) VirtualBox
10 36 (0.63%) Hyper-V
11 21 (0.37%) etcd
12 18 (0.32%) Squid
13 17 (0.30%) KVM
14 16 (0.28%) flannel
15 15 (0.26%) vCloud
16 13 (0.23%) Postfix
16 13 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
17 11 (0.19%) oVirt
18 10 (0.18%) Apache Flume
18 10 (0.18%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1,803 (31.66%) Ansible
2 1,558 (27.36%) Puppet
3 1,059 (18.60%) Terraform
4 1,017 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
5 949 (16.67%) Kubernetes
6 207 (3.64%) Packer
7 172 (3.02%) Kibana
8 164 (2.88%) Grafana
9 149 (2.62%) Nagios
10 140 (2.46%) Salt
11 132 (2.32%) Consul
12 114 (2.00%) logstash
13 113 (1.98%) Prometheus
14 109 (1.91%) Hadoop YARN
15 96 (1.69%) ZABBIX
16 79 (1.39%) Mesos
17 74 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
18 73 (1.28%) HAProxy
19 50 (0.88%) Rancher
20 46 (0.81%) Icinga
Vendors
1 651 (11.43%) Oracle
2 383 (6.73%) Google
3 374 (6.57%) Red Hat
4 259 (4.55%) Splunk
5 258 (4.53%) Microsoft
6 254 (4.46%) VMware
7 202 (3.55%) Atlassian
8 177 (3.11%) IBM
9 131 (2.30%) New Relic
10 111 (1.95%) Cloudera
11 104 (1.83%) Adobe
12 82 (1.44%) AppDynamics
13 79 (1.39%) SaltStack
14 69 (1.21%) Hortonworks
15 67 (1.18%) MuleSoft
16 60 (1.05%) HP
17 58 (1.02%) SAP
18 53 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
19 47 (0.83%) hybris
20 46 (0.81%) Sybase