Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 39 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +25
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 5,069 5,417 3,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.59% 5.43% 4.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.16% 27.59% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,377 3,807 2,634
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £388 £375 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 40
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +9.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +4.02%

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 18,000 19,634 15,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.85% 19.69% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,899 13,432 10,721
UK median daily rate £475 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £332 £315 £300
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 234 319
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - -
10th Percentile £23.25 £26.50 £23.70
90th Percentile £53.75 £67.25 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +0.54%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 +2 4,763 £525 +5.00% 312
London +6 2,542 £550 +3.77% 164
UK excluding London +1 2,441 £488 +2.63% 165
North of England +11 785 £500 +11.11% 31
South East -18 546 £475 -2.56% 40
North West +19 357 £500 +11.11% 19
Midlands +15 347 £475 +1.60% 26
Yorkshire +4 346 £500 +11.11% 9
South West +4 336 £500 - 23
West Midlands +14 230 £500 - 16
East of England -4 188 £525 +10.53% 28
Scotland +6 172 £464 +9.12% 10
East Midlands +19 110 £408 -4.12% 10
North East -5 82 £450 +6.01% 3
Wales -5 63 £481 -3.71% 1
Northern Ireland -3 9 £475 +10.14% 6

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 2,839 (56.01%) DevOps
2 2,594 (51.17%) Agile Software Development
3 2,397 (47.29%) Git (software)
4 2,372 (46.79%) Java
5 2,148 (42.38%) Amazon AWS
6 1,889 (37.27%) Docker
7 1,711 (33.75%) Linux
8 1,624 (32.04%) Ansible
9 1,582 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
10 1,559 (30.76%) Python
11 1,267 (25.00%) Kubernetes
12 1,241 (24.48%) Test Automation
13 1,230 (24.27%) JIRA
14 1,143 (22.55%) Puppet
15 1,125 (22.19%) Terraform
16 1,101 (21.72%) TDD
17 1,043 (20.58%) JavaScript
18 1,036 (20.44%) Microservices
19 1,007 (19.87%) Scrum
20 988 (19.49%) Microsoft Azure
21 979 (19.31%) Maven
22 852 (16.81%) SQL
23 846 (16.69%) Opscode Chef
24 816 (16.10%) Spring
25 789 (15.57%) BDD
26 785 (15.49%) Web Services
27 764 (15.07%) Finance
28 747 (14.74%) Configuration Management
29 698 (13.77%) Selenium
30 670 (13.22%) REST

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
1 642 (12.67%) Confluence
2 293 (5.78%) Apache
3 249 (4.91%) Tomcat
4 232 (4.58%) Apache Spark
5 222 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
6 217 (4.28%) nginx
7 129 (2.54%) WebSphere
8 119 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
9 116 (2.29%) JBoss
10 81 (1.60%) IIS
11 77 (1.52%) OpenStack
11 77 (1.52%) WebLogic
12 59 (1.16%) Mule
13 48 (0.95%) Jetty
14 45 (0.89%) SharePoint
15 42 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 32 (0.63%) CMS
16 32 (0.63%) Mongrel
17 26 (0.51%) Apache Solr
17 26 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.16%) Zeplin
4 5 (0.099%) InVision
5 4 (0.079%) Adobe XD
5 4 (0.079%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.079%) Sketch
6 2 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (0.039%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.020%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.020%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 31 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 12 (0.24%) Endur
4 11 (0.22%) Magento
5 9 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.099%) assyst
7 5 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.079%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.079%) SAP FI-CA
8 4 (0.079%) SAP PSCD
9 3 (0.059%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.059%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.039%) Maximo
10 2 (0.039%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.039%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.020%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.020%) CSG Singleview
11 1 (0.020%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2,148 (42.38%) Amazon AWS
2 988 (19.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 556 (10.97%) GitHub
4 404 (7.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 374 (7.38%) Amazon EC2
6 344 (6.79%) Serverless
7 317 (6.25%) Amazon S3
8 312 (6.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 260 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
10 247 (4.87%) OpenShift
11 246 (4.85%) PaaS
12 199 (3.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 185 (3.65%) Amazon SQS
14 179 (3.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 166 (3.27%) Amazon ECS
16 144 (2.84%) IaaS
17 131 (2.58%) SaaS
18 125 (2.47%) npm
19 107 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
20 104 (2.05%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 297 (5.86%) HTTP
2 173 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 163 (3.22%) SSL
4 140 (2.76%) DNS
5 97 (1.91%) FTP
6 87 (1.72%) DHCP
7 86 (1.70%) IPsec
8 59 (1.16%) VPN
9 58 (1.14%) Firewall
10 56 (1.10%) Internet
11 33 (0.65%) DSL
11 33 (0.65%) Kerberos
12 28 (0.55%) OpenVPN
13 17 (0.34%) Network Security
14 16 (0.32%) AMQP
14 16 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (0.22%) MQTT
15 11 (0.22%) SAN
16 9 (0.18%) NAS
16 9 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (8.58%) NoSQL
2 423 (8.34%) Big Data
3 417 (8.23%) MongoDB
4 396 (7.81%) MySQL
5 348 (6.87%) PostgreSQL
6 332 (6.55%) SQL Server
7 302 (5.96%) Hadoop
8 253 (4.99%) Relational Database
9 246 (4.85%) Amazon RDS
10 157 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
11 119 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
12 116 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 115 (2.27%) HBase
13 115 (2.27%) Redis
14 111 (2.19%) RDBMS
15 109 (2.15%) Oracle Database
16 107 (2.11%) Apache Hive
17 86 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
18 68 (1.34%) Amazon Aurora
19 52 (1.03%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 2,397 (47.29%) Git (software)
2 1,230 (24.27%) JIRA
3 979 (19.31%) Maven
4 698 (13.77%) Selenium
5 612 (12.07%) Cucumber
6 560 (11.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 520 (10.26%) JUnit
8 382 (7.54%) GitLab
9 381 (7.52%) SonarQube
10 364 (7.18%) Bitbucket
11 340 (6.71%) TeamCity
12 279 (5.50%) Gradle
13 276 (5.44%) Artifactory
14 263 (5.19%) Subversion
15 222 (4.38%) Mockito
16 210 (4.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 208 (4.10%) Travis CI
18 196 (3.87%) Visual Studio Team System
19 180 (3.55%) JMeter
20 153 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 764 (15.07%) Finance
2 396 (7.81%) Banking
3 211 (4.16%) Retail
4 77 (1.52%) Front Office
5 74 (1.46%) Marketing
6 70 (1.38%) Games
7 69 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 59 (1.16%) Investment Banking
9 56 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 42 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 41 (0.81%) Retail Banking
12 31 (0.61%) Law
13 30 (0.59%) Electronics
14 28 (0.55%) Publishing
15 24 (0.47%) Legal
16 19 (0.37%) Advertising
17 14 (0.28%) German Language
17 14 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.26%) Automotive
19 9 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,783 (35.17%) Developer
2 1,528 (30.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 727 (14.34%) Java Developer
4 473 (9.33%) AWS Engineer
5 419 (8.27%) AWS DevOps
6 362 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 224 (4.42%) Tester
8 217 (4.28%) Senior DevOps
9 207 (4.08%) Architect
10 206 (4.06%) Senior Developer
11 197 (3.89%) Cloud Engineer
12 186 (3.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 182 (3.59%) Automation Tester
14 174 (3.43%) Full Stack Developer
15 142 (2.80%) Consultant
16 140 (2.76%) Data Engineer
17 129 (2.54%) Test Engineer
18 123 (2.43%) Software Engineer
19 120 (2.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 119 (2.35%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 816 (16.10%) Spring
2 785 (15.49%) Web Services
3 670 (13.22%) REST
4 596 (11.76%) Node.js
5 541 (10.67%) RESTful
6 536 (10.57%) HTML
7 498 (9.82%) JSON
8 466 (9.19%) CSS
9 460 (9.07%) AngularJS
10 456 (9.00%) Kafka
11 449 (8.86%) Spring Boot
12 404 (7.97%) .NET
13 392 (7.73%) SOAP
14 325 (6.41%) React
15 292 (5.76%) J2EE
16 290 (5.72%) XML
17 246 (4.85%) HTML5
18 244 (4.81%) Elastic Stack
19 229 (4.52%) Hibernate
20 191 (3.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 227 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (3.67%) User Experience
3 185 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
4 156 (3.08%) Public Cloud
5 124 (2.45%) Mobile App
6 123 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
7 122 (2.41%) Cloud Native
8 110 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 84 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
10 64 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 48 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 46 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
13 45 (0.89%) Private Cloud
14 44 (0.87%) Algorithms
15 41 (0.81%) Data Centre
16 40 (0.79%) Derivative
17 39 (0.77%) Fixed Income
18 35 (0.69%) NHS
19 32 (0.63%) PKI
20 31 (0.61%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1,711 (33.75%) Linux
2 494 (9.75%) Unix
3 436 (8.60%) Windows
4 318 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 220 (4.34%) CentOS
6 113 (2.23%) Android
7 109 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 90 (1.78%) Ubuntu
9 69 (1.36%) Windows Server
10 36 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 27 (0.53%) CoreOS
12 21 (0.41%) Solaris
13 19 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (0.32%) Fedora
15 14 (0.28%) AIX
15 14 (0.28%) Debian
16 11 (0.22%) VMS
16 11 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (0.18%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,839 (56.01%) DevOps
2 2,594 (51.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1,582 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
4 1,241 (24.48%) Test Automation
5 1,101 (21.72%) TDD
6 1,036 (20.44%) Microservices
7 1,007 (19.87%) Scrum
8 789 (15.57%) BDD
9 747 (14.74%) Configuration Management
10 616 (12.15%) Open Source
11 481 (9.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 462 (9.11%) Kanban
13 433 (8.54%) Software Engineering
14 396 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
15 374 (7.38%) Infrastructure as Code
16 313 (6.17%) Migration
17 303 (5.98%) Deployment Automation
18 289 (5.70%) Mentoring
19 265 (5.23%) Continuous Deployment
20 253 (4.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,372 (46.79%) Java
2 1,559 (30.76%) Python
3 1,043 (20.58%) JavaScript
4 852 (16.81%) SQL
5 612 (12.07%) Bash Shell
6 435 (8.58%) Ruby
7 370 (7.30%) C#
8 361 (7.12%) Java 8
9 300 (5.92%) PowerShell
10 283 (5.58%) Shell Script
11 256 (5.05%) Scala
12 250 (4.93%) Groovy
13 205 (4.04%) Perl
14 157 (3.10%) Go
15 141 (2.78%) PHP
16 126 (2.49%) TypeScript
17 118 (2.33%) ES6
18 114 (2.25%) C++
19 58 (1.14%) C
20 54 (1.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 540 (10.65%) Security Cleared
2 419 (8.27%) SC Cleared
3 196 (3.87%) Degree
4 131 (2.58%) AWS Certification
5 89 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 77 (1.52%) RHCE
7 69 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 57 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 42 (0.83%) ISEB
10 29 (0.57%) DV Cleared
11 27 (0.53%) DBS Check
12 24 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
13 22 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 21 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (0.39%) CCNP
15 20 (0.39%) OCPJP
15 20 (0.39%) Sun Certification
16 13 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 12 (0.24%) Master's Degree
18 11 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 328 (6.47%) QA
2 80 (1.58%) NIST
3 44 (0.87%) NCSC
4 39 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 33 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 32 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 28 (0.55%) Data Quality
8 18 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
9 13 (0.26%) GDPR
10 10 (0.20%) WCAG
11 6 (0.12%) MiFID
12 4 (0.079%) PMO
12 4 (0.079%) PSD2
12 4 (0.079%) SLA
13 3 (0.059%) IFRS
14 2 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
14 2 (0.039%) EMIR
14 2 (0.039%) PMBOK
15 1 (0.020%) FedRAMP
15 1 (0.020%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 1,889 (37.27%) Docker
2 160 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
3 114 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 107 (2.11%) Active Directory
5 58 (1.14%) HDFS
6 44 (0.87%) vSphere
7 38 (0.75%) Xen
8 28 (0.55%) Apache Flume
9 21 (0.41%) Postfix
10 19 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 19 (0.37%) Hyper-V
11 14 (0.28%) LXC
12 10 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (0.20%) Varnish
13 9 (0.18%) KVM
14 8 (0.16%) VMware NSX
15 7 (0.14%) Squid
16 6 (0.12%) OpenAM
16 6 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.099%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1,624 (32.04%) Ansible
2 1,267 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 1,143 (22.55%) Puppet
4 1,125 (22.19%) Terraform
5 846 (16.69%) Opscode Chef
6 176 (3.47%) Packer
7 131 (2.58%) Prometheus
8 129 (2.54%) Grafana
9 104 (2.05%) Kibana
10 70 (1.38%) Salt
11 69 (1.36%) logstash
11 69 (1.36%) Nagios
12 62 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
13 59 (1.16%) Consul
14 50 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
15 48 (0.95%) Rancher
16 45 (0.89%) ZABBIX
17 38 (0.75%) Mesos
18 30 (0.59%) HAProxy
19 29 (0.57%) SELinux
Vendors
1 460 (9.07%) Oracle
2 366 (7.22%) Red Hat
3 339 (6.69%) Google
4 328 (6.47%) Microsoft
5 326 (6.43%) Splunk
6 199 (3.93%) Atlassian
7 197 (3.89%) VMware
8 134 (2.64%) MuleSoft
9 98 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
10 83 (1.64%) Cloudera
11 81 (1.60%) New Relic
12 80 (1.58%) SAP
13 78 (1.54%) AppDynamics
14 77 (1.52%) IBM
15 65 (1.28%) Qualys
16 56 (1.10%) Black Duck
17 44 (0.87%) Adobe
17 44 (0.87%) Hortonworks
18 39 (0.77%) Cisco
19 37 (0.73%) EMC