Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 +32
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 6,434 4,939 4,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 4.81% 3.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.67% 25.87% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,409 3,561 2,699
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £372 £363 £330
90th Percentile £675 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 43 10
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £47.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.58% +33.80% -25.26%
10th Percentile £33.00 £35.65 £29.61
90th Percentile £64.75 £63.75 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £48.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year -12.82% +37.32% -25.26%

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 22,440 19,089 16,784
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.39% 18.60% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,419 13,337 11,229
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 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 265 253
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £31.25 £29.00 £22.04
90th Percentile £55.00 £62.15 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +4.88% +2.50%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +12 5,933 £525 +5.00% 1,037
London +18 3,443 £538 +2.38% 486
UK excluding London +10 2,903 £475 +5.56% 605
South East -3 750 £500 +5.26% 135
North of England +4 728 £475 +5.56% 179
Midlands +20 465 £450 -4.26% 101
North West +7 361 £478 +0.53% 85
Scotland +15 332 £475 +11.76% 34
West Midlands +16 310 £475 -2.56% 59
East of England +15 284 £475 +5.56% 53
South West +7 263 £450 +5.88% 83
Yorkshire -4 249 £459 +1.94% 75
East Midlands +21 151 £420 +5.00% 42
North East +7 124 £500 +5.16% 19
Wales +19 106 £450 - 19
Northern Ireland +8 11 £505 +24.69% 1

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 3,620 (56.26%) Agile Software Development
2 3,346 (52.00%) DevOps
3 3,265 (50.75%) Java
4 2,867 (44.56%) Git (software)
5 2,425 (37.69%) Amazon AWS
6 2,376 (36.93%) Continuous Integration
7 2,326 (36.15%) Docker
8 2,131 (33.12%) Linux
9 2,108 (32.76%) Ansible
10 1,871 (29.08%) Python
11 1,724 (26.80%) Test Automation
12 1,658 (25.77%) Puppet
13 1,646 (25.58%) TDD
14 1,515 (23.55%) Scrum
15 1,512 (23.50%) JIRA
16 1,461 (22.71%) Maven
17 1,306 (20.30%) Microservices
18 1,249 (19.41%) JavaScript
19 1,241 (19.29%) Terraform
20 1,240 (19.27%) BDD
21 1,235 (19.19%) Kubernetes
22 1,127 (17.52%) Opscode Chef
23 1,094 (17.00%) Spring
24 1,055 (16.40%) REST
25 1,043 (16.21%) Selenium
26 1,028 (15.98%) Microsoft Azure
27 1,024 (15.92%) Configuration Management
28 996 (15.48%) Web Services
29 989 (15.37%) Finance
30 954 (14.83%) SQL

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
1 895 (13.91%) Confluence
2 424 (6.59%) Apache
3 335 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
4 329 (5.11%) Tomcat
5 313 (4.86%) nginx
6 194 (3.02%) Apache Spark
7 189 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 173 (2.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 173 (2.69%) JBoss
9 169 (2.63%) WebLogic
10 125 (1.94%) IIS
11 119 (1.85%) OpenStack
12 73 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 71 (1.10%) MQSeries
14 70 (1.09%) CMS
14 70 (1.09%) Jetty
15 57 (0.89%) Mongrel
15 57 (0.89%) SharePoint
16 48 (0.75%) Mule
17 45 (0.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 94 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 64 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 19 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.062%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.031%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 25 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (0.19%) Maximo
4 11 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
5 10 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.11%) Endur
7 6 (0.093%) Magento
8 5 (0.078%) Distributed Ledger
8 5 (0.078%) SAP FI-CA
8 5 (0.078%) SAP PSCD
9 4 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.062%) Fredhopper
9 4 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.062%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.062%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.062%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.031%) Global One
10 2 (0.031%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.031%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 1 (0.016%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 2,425 (37.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1,028 (15.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 688 (10.69%) GitHub
4 487 (7.57%) Amazon EC2
5 384 (5.97%) AWS CloudFormation
6 337 (5.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 318 (4.94%) PaaS
8 302 (4.69%) Amazon S3
9 266 (4.13%) Serverless
10 263 (4.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 237 (3.68%) OpenShift
12 208 (3.23%) IaaS
13 163 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
14 157 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
15 155 (2.41%) npm
16 144 (2.24%) SaaS
17 138 (2.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 114 (1.77%) Datadog
19 105 (1.63%) Slack
20 102 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 447 (6.95%) HTTP
2 245 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 232 (3.61%) DNS
4 215 (3.34%) Firewall
5 211 (3.28%) SSL
6 105 (1.63%) VPN
7 90 (1.40%) DHCP
8 84 (1.31%) FTP
8 84 (1.31%) Internet
9 77 (1.20%) IPsec
10 48 (0.75%) DSL
10 48 (0.75%) Network Security
11 42 (0.65%) SSH
12 35 (0.54%) HTTPS
13 33 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (0.39%) ICMP
15 24 (0.37%) OpenVPN
16 22 (0.34%) VLAN
17 21 (0.33%) Wireless
18 20 (0.31%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 633 (9.84%) MongoDB
2 550 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
3 508 (7.90%) NoSQL
4 454 (7.06%) SQL Server
5 441 (6.85%) MySQL
6 423 (6.57%) Hadoop
7 400 (6.22%) Relational Database
8 395 (6.14%) Big Data
9 272 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 180 (2.80%) Redis
11 148 (2.30%) HBase
12 140 (2.18%) Amazon RDS
13 138 (2.14%) Apache Hive
14 116 (1.80%) RDBMS
15 105 (1.63%) Oracle Database
16 88 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 78 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
18 76 (1.18%) Couchbase
19 64 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
20 60 (0.93%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2,867 (44.56%) Git (software)
2 1,512 (23.50%) JIRA
3 1,461 (22.71%) Maven
4 1,043 (16.21%) Selenium
5 828 (12.87%) Cucumber
6 698 (10.85%) JUnit
7 483 (7.51%) Gradle
8 476 (7.40%) TeamCity
9 439 (6.82%) Subversion
10 434 (6.75%) Sonatype Nexus
11 379 (5.89%) SonarQube
12 365 (5.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 364 (5.66%) GitLab
14 328 (5.10%) Bitbucket
15 288 (4.48%) JMeter
16 286 (4.45%) WebDriver
17 282 (4.38%) Ant
18 269 (4.18%) Artifactory
19 229 (3.56%) Travis CI
20 213 (3.31%) Hudson
General
1 989 (15.37%) Finance
2 580 (9.01%) Banking
3 159 (2.47%) Retail
4 106 (1.65%) Front Office
5 100 (1.55%) Marketing
6 92 (1.43%) Games
7 70 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 64 (0.99%) Investment Banking
9 58 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 46 (0.71%) Electronics
11 43 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 35 (0.54%) Publishing
13 31 (0.48%) Back Office
14 26 (0.40%) Advertising
15 24 (0.37%) Automotive
15 24 (0.37%) Law
15 24 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 23 (0.36%) Legal
17 19 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2,393 (37.19%) Developer
2 1,804 (28.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,146 (17.81%) Java Developer
4 506 (7.86%) AWS Engineer
5 454 (7.06%) AWS DevOps
6 402 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 315 (4.90%) Tester
8 301 (4.68%) Architect
9 297 (4.62%) Senior Developer
10 238 (3.70%) Automation Tester
11 197 (3.06%) Full Stack Developer
12 195 (3.03%) Senior DevOps
13 189 (2.94%) Test Engineer
14 176 (2.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 166 (2.58%) Cloud Engineer
15 166 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
16 157 (2.44%) Analyst
17 153 (2.38%) Consultant
17 153 (2.38%) Kubernetes Engineer
18 152 (2.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,094 (17.00%) Spring
2 1,055 (16.40%) REST
3 996 (15.48%) Web Services
4 721 (11.21%) Node.js
5 708 (11.00%) RESTful
6 698 (10.85%) HTML
7 687 (10.68%) Spring Boot
8 683 (10.62%) CSS
9 658 (10.23%) AngularJS
10 648 (10.07%) JSON
11 475 (7.38%) .NET
12 455 (7.07%) SOAP
13 450 (6.99%) Kafka
14 418 (6.50%) J2EE
15 395 (6.14%) React
16 391 (6.08%) HTML5
17 374 (5.81%) Hibernate
18 324 (5.04%) XML
19 293 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
20 246 (3.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 373 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
2 281 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
3 181 (2.81%) Public Cloud
4 179 (2.78%) User Experience
5 146 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 124 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
7 109 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 94 (1.46%) Fintech
9 90 (1.40%) Virtual Team
10 89 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
11 77 (1.20%) Data Centre
12 76 (1.18%) Cloud Native
13 74 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
14 68 (1.06%) Management Information System
15 62 (0.96%) Private Cloud
16 59 (0.92%) Wiki
17 58 (0.90%) iPad
18 53 (0.82%) Algorithms
18 53 (0.82%) Data Structures
19 46 (0.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2,131 (33.12%) Linux
2 713 (11.08%) Windows
3 690 (10.72%) Unix
4 458 (7.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 257 (3.99%) CentOS
6 177 (2.75%) Ubuntu
7 158 (2.46%) Android
8 136 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 82 (1.27%) Windows Server
10 68 (1.06%) Solaris
11 29 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (0.44%) Debian
13 22 (0.34%) AIX
14 19 (0.30%) VMS
14 19 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (0.23%) CoreOS
15 15 (0.23%) Fedora
16 14 (0.22%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.20%) DC/OS
18 12 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,620 (56.26%) Agile Software Development
2 3,346 (52.00%) DevOps
3 2,376 (36.93%) Continuous Integration
4 1,724 (26.80%) Test Automation
5 1,646 (25.58%) TDD
6 1,515 (23.55%) Scrum
7 1,306 (20.30%) Microservices
8 1,240 (19.27%) BDD
9 1,024 (15.92%) Configuration Management
10 892 (13.86%) Open Source
11 681 (10.58%) Continuous Delivery
12 616 (9.57%) Kanban
13 490 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
14 488 (7.58%) Software Engineering
15 449 (6.98%) OO
16 390 (6.06%) Unit Testing
17 372 (5.78%) Deployment Automation
18 360 (5.60%) Pair Programming
19 343 (5.33%) MVC
20 338 (5.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3,265 (50.75%) Java
2 1,871 (29.08%) Python
3 1,249 (19.41%) JavaScript
4 954 (14.83%) SQL
5 706 (10.97%) Bash Shell
6 606 (9.42%) Ruby
7 602 (9.36%) Java 8
8 506 (7.86%) C#
9 445 (6.92%) Groovy
10 433 (6.73%) Perl
11 409 (6.36%) Scala
12 363 (5.64%) Shell Script
13 309 (4.80%) PowerShell
14 194 (3.02%) Go
15 151 (2.35%) C++
16 137 (2.13%) ES6
17 135 (2.10%) TypeScript
18 120 (1.87%) PHP
19 99 (1.54%) C
20 91 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 595 (9.25%) Security Cleared
2 484 (7.52%) SC Cleared
3 267 (4.15%) Degree
4 144 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 102 (1.59%) AWS Certification
6 93 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 67 (1.04%) ISTQB
8 49 (0.76%) RHCE
9 48 (0.75%) ISEB
10 45 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 44 (0.68%) DV Cleared
12 37 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
13 35 (0.54%) CISSP
14 29 (0.45%) CISM
15 27 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
16 25 (0.39%) CCNP
17 23 (0.36%) DBS Check
18 22 (0.34%) Master's Degree
19 10 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 10 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 463 (7.20%) QA
2 36 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 30 (0.47%) WCAG
4 27 (0.42%) GDPR
5 22 (0.34%) PMO
6 19 (0.30%) FINRA
7 11 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.16%) MiFID
8 10 (0.16%) PSD2
9 8 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.078%) SLA
11 3 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.047%) EMIR
11 3 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.016%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.016%) FISMA
12 1 (0.016%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.016%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.016%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.016%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2,326 (36.15%) Docker
2 242 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 101 (1.57%) Active Directory
5 99 (1.54%) HDFS
6 74 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 70 (1.09%) vSphere
8 64 (0.99%) Xen
9 39 (0.61%) VirtualBox
10 35 (0.54%) Hyper-V
11 20 (0.31%) KVM
12 17 (0.26%) Firmware
12 17 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
13 15 (0.23%) Postfix
13 15 (0.23%) vCloud
14 12 (0.19%) Apache Flume
14 12 (0.19%) Squid
15 10 (0.16%) etcd
15 10 (0.16%) oVirt
15 10 (0.16%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2,108 (32.76%) Ansible
2 1,658 (25.77%) Puppet
3 1,241 (19.29%) Terraform
4 1,235 (19.19%) Kubernetes
5 1,127 (17.52%) Opscode Chef
6 230 (3.57%) Packer
7 228 (3.54%) Kibana
8 205 (3.19%) Grafana
9 158 (2.46%) Prometheus
10 151 (2.35%) Nagios
11 134 (2.08%) logstash
12 126 (1.96%) Hadoop YARN
12 126 (1.96%) Salt
13 111 (1.73%) ZABBIX
14 92 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
15 89 (1.38%) Consul
15 89 (1.38%) Rancher
16 80 (1.24%) Mesos
17 48 (0.75%) Graphite
18 44 (0.68%) Icinga
Vendors
1 625 (9.71%) Oracle
2 477 (7.41%) Google
3 439 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 418 (6.50%) Microsoft
5 336 (5.22%) VMware
6 299 (4.65%) Splunk
7 247 (3.84%) Atlassian
8 122 (1.90%) IBM
9 114 (1.77%) Adobe
10 106 (1.65%) New Relic
11 101 (1.57%) AppDynamics
12 95 (1.48%) Cloudera
13 77 (1.20%) Cisco
14 70 (1.09%) SAP
15 63 (0.98%) MuleSoft
16 62 (0.96%) hybris
17 55 (0.85%) SaltStack
18 53 (0.82%) Qualys
19 51 (0.79%) webMethods
20 50 (0.78%) Black Duck