Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 31 44
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 +7
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 3,074 6,205 4,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.26% 6.23% 4.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.90% 29.00% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,130 4,184 3,602
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £380 £369 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 37
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -11.58% +28.38%
10th Percentile £32.30 £33.00 £37.00
90th Percentile £53.32 £64.28 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £44.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -21.35% -6.32% +30.14%

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 12,346 21,397 18,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.09% 21.48% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,165 14,600 13,054
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.83% +7.65%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £648 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 263 238
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% -1.14% +7.32%
10th Percentile £16.50 £33.00 £28.10
90th Percentile £66.50 £54.75 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -5.17% -1.14% +8.64%

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 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 -20 2,783 £529 +0.67% 908
UK excluding London -17 1,511 £500 +5.26% 561
London -21 1,499 £550 +1.85% 426
North of England -9 453 £475 -5.00% 164
South East -28 319 £500 - 111
South West -14 203 £513 +7.89% 59
North West -17 195 £510 +2.00% 91
Scotland -7 193 £500 +5.26% 41
Midlands -23 176 £475 +5.56% 76
Yorkshire -5 161 £500 +5.26% 58
West Midlands -17 127 £475 -5.00% 43
East of England -14 122 £475 - 72
North East +5 103 £425 -15.00% 15
East Midlands -30 48 £413 -2.25% 33
Wales -13 43 £475 +4.24% 38
Northern Ireland +1 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 1,645 (53.51%) DevOps
2 1,626 (52.90%) Agile Software Development
3 1,345 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 1,301 (42.32%) Java
5 1,275 (41.48%) AWS
6 1,140 (37.09%) Docker
7 1,013 (32.95%) Python
8 993 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
9 982 (31.95%) Linux
10 948 (30.84%) Ansible
11 828 (26.94%) Terraform
12 810 (26.35%) Kubernetes
13 726 (23.62%) Test Automation
14 719 (23.39%) JIRA
15 683 (22.22%) Scrum
16 674 (21.93%) Azure
17 657 (21.37%) JavaScript
18 640 (20.82%) Microservices
19 574 (18.67%) TDD
20 541 (17.60%) Security Cleared
21 510 (16.59%) SQL
22 501 (16.30%) Puppet
23 488 (15.88%) Spring
24 475 (15.45%) Web Services
25 459 (14.93%) Maven
26 455 (14.80%) Finance
27 444 (14.44%) GitHub
28 439 (14.28%) BDD
29 420 (13.66%) Selenium
30 418 (13.60%) 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
1 379 (12.33%) Confluence
2 187 (6.08%) Apache
3 150 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 132 (4.29%) Apache Spark
5 122 (3.97%) nginx
6 95 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
7 73 (2.37%) WebLogic
8 69 (2.24%) WebSphere
9 58 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
10 48 (1.56%) IIS
10 48 (1.56%) JBoss
11 42 (1.37%) Jetty
12 34 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 33 (1.07%) Mongrel
14 32 (1.04%) OpenStack
15 23 (0.75%) SAS
16 22 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
17 11 (0.36%) Red Hat Fuse
17 11 (0.36%) SharePoint
18 10 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.26%) FileZilla
4 7 (0.23%) Notepad++
5 5 (0.16%) Figma
5 5 (0.16%) InVision
6 4 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.13%) Sketch
7 2 (0.065%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.065%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
2 11 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 9 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
5 8 (0.26%) Oracle AML
5 8 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
5 8 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.16%) Sonata
7 3 (0.098%) CA PPM
7 3 (0.098%) Magento
7 3 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.098%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.098%) SAP FI-CA
7 3 (0.098%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.098%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.098%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,275 (41.48%) AWS
2 674 (21.93%) Azure
3 444 (14.44%) GitHub
4 325 (10.57%) Amazon EC2
5 308 (10.02%) GCP
6 201 (6.54%) Serverless
7 196 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 186 (6.05%) OpenShift
9 160 (5.20%) Amazon S3
10 142 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
11 128 (4.16%) Amazon SQS
12 124 (4.03%) PaaS
13 90 (2.93%) Amazon ECS
14 83 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 79 (2.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 68 (2.21%) IaaS
17 63 (2.05%) SaaS
18 62 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
19 48 (1.56%) Slack
20 45 (1.46%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 214 (6.96%) HTTP
2 150 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 115 (3.74%) SSL
4 107 (3.48%) DNS
5 63 (2.05%) Firewall
6 49 (1.59%) FTP
6 49 (1.59%) Internet
7 45 (1.46%) DSL
8 41 (1.33%) DHCP
9 39 (1.27%) IPsec
9 39 (1.27%) VPN
10 35 (1.14%) Kerberos
11 21 (0.68%) Ethernet
12 19 (0.62%) Wireshark
13 17 (0.55%) Skype
14 14 (0.46%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.46%) IPv4
14 14 (0.46%) IPv6
15 13 (0.42%) Wireless
16 12 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (7.25%) MongoDB
2 208 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
3 198 (6.44%) Big Data
4 174 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
5 165 (5.37%) SQL Server
6 156 (5.07%) NoSQL
6 156 (5.07%) Relational Database
7 150 (4.88%) Hadoop
8 149 (4.85%) MySQL
9 76 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
10 60 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 56 (1.82%) RDBMS
12 55 (1.79%) Oracle Database
13 51 (1.66%) Apache Hive
14 45 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
15 38 (1.24%) HBase
16 34 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 33 (1.07%) Pentaho
17 33 (1.07%) Redis
18 31 (1.01%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 1,345 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 719 (23.39%) JIRA
3 459 (14.93%) Maven
4 420 (13.66%) Selenium
5 355 (11.55%) Cucumber
6 285 (9.27%) JUnit
7 246 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 241 (7.84%) SonarQube
9 233 (7.58%) Bitbucket
10 217 (7.06%) GitLab
11 185 (6.02%) Artifactory
12 160 (5.20%) TeamCity
13 159 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 157 (5.11%) Mockito
15 152 (4.94%) Gradle
16 140 (4.55%) Subversion
17 117 (3.81%) Travis CI
18 99 (3.22%) CircleCI
19 93 (3.03%) WebDriver
20 91 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 455 (14.80%) Finance
2 273 (8.88%) Public Sector
3 200 (6.51%) Banking
4 86 (2.80%) Retail
5 73 (2.37%) Front Office
6 36 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 28 (0.91%) Marketing
8 22 (0.72%) Electronics
9 21 (0.68%) Games
10 20 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 18 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.55%) Law
14 12 (0.39%) Publishing
15 10 (0.33%) Advertising
15 10 (0.33%) Legal
16 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.26%) Automotive
17 8 (0.26%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,123 (36.53%) Developer
2 852 (27.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 431 (14.02%) Java Developer
4 246 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
5 203 (6.60%) AWS DevOps
6 179 (5.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 175 (5.69%) Senior DevOps
8 152 (4.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 150 (4.88%) Senior Developer
10 148 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
11 105 (3.42%) Software Engineer
12 100 (3.25%) Tester
13 96 (3.12%) Data Engineer
14 95 (3.09%) React Developer
15 94 (3.06%) Analyst
16 93 (3.03%) Architect
17 86 (2.80%) Azure Engineer
18 82 (2.67%) Full Stack Developer
19 74 (2.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 73 (2.37%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 488 (15.88%) Spring
2 475 (15.45%) Web Services
3 418 (13.60%) REST
4 363 (11.81%) HTML
5 355 (11.55%) CSS
6 322 (10.47%) Node.js
7 289 (9.40%) JSON
8 287 (9.34%) AngularJS
9 276 (8.98%) RESTful
10 264 (8.59%) .NET
10 264 (8.59%) React
11 247 (8.04%) SOAP
12 229 (7.45%) Spring Boot
13 222 (7.22%) XML
14 200 (6.51%) Kafka
15 171 (5.56%) Hibernate
16 162 (5.27%) HTML5
17 160 (5.20%) J2EE
18 122 (3.97%) Elastic Stack
19 92 (2.99%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 162 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 94 (3.06%) User Experience
4 88 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 80 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
5 80 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 65 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (2.02%) Algorithms
8 59 (1.92%) Cloud Native
9 44 (1.43%) Derivative
10 42 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
11 36 (1.17%) Fixed Income
12 35 (1.14%) Data Structures
13 31 (1.01%) Equities
14 30 (0.98%) Data Centre
15 29 (0.94%) PKI
15 29 (0.94%) Virtual Team
16 26 (0.85%) Management Information System
17 23 (0.75%) Blog
17 23 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 982 (31.95%) Linux
2 293 (9.53%) Windows
3 237 (7.71%) Unix
4 219 (7.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 122 (3.97%) CentOS
6 77 (2.50%) Ubuntu
7 68 (2.21%) Android
8 56 (1.82%) Windows Server
9 50 (1.63%) Apple iOS
10 45 (1.46%) Amazon Linux
11 27 (0.88%) CoreOS
12 26 (0.85%) Debian
13 20 (0.65%) Solaris
14 14 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (0.29%) VMS
17 7 (0.23%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
19 4 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 3 (0.098%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,645 (53.51%) DevOps
2 1,626 (52.90%) Agile Software Development
3 993 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
4 726 (23.62%) Test Automation
5 683 (22.22%) Scrum
6 640 (20.82%) Microservices
7 574 (18.67%) TDD
8 439 (14.28%) BDD
9 396 (12.88%) Configuration Management
10 378 (12.30%) Open Source
11 328 (10.67%) Kanban
12 310 (10.08%) Software Engineering
13 282 (9.17%) Infrastructure as Code
14 243 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
15 235 (7.64%) Continuous Delivery
16 199 (6.47%) Analytics
16 199 (6.47%) Mentoring
17 191 (6.21%) Migration
18 172 (5.60%) Unit Testing
19 152 (4.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,301 (42.32%) Java
2 1,013 (32.95%) Python
3 657 (21.37%) JavaScript
4 510 (16.59%) SQL
5 312 (10.15%) Bash Shell
6 274 (8.91%) C#
7 234 (7.61%) Java 8
8 209 (6.80%) Ruby
9 182 (5.92%) PowerShell
10 166 (5.40%) Groovy
11 163 (5.30%) Shell Script
12 159 (5.17%) Scala
13 118 (3.84%) Perl
14 111 (3.61%) Go
15 96 (3.12%) C
16 82 (2.67%) C++
17 78 (2.54%) TypeScript
18 56 (1.82%) Kotlin
19 55 (1.79%) PL/SQL
20 53 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 541 (17.60%) Security Cleared
2 391 (12.72%) SC Cleared
3 166 (5.40%) Degree
4 58 (1.89%) AWS Certification
5 52 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 44 (1.43%) ISTQB
7 40 (1.30%) ISEB
8 38 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 38 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
9 25 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 23 (0.75%) Master's Degree
11 17 (0.55%) DBS Check
12 16 (0.52%) RHCE
13 12 (0.39%) RHCSA
14 10 (0.33%) CCNA
14 10 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (0.33%) CISSP
15 8 (0.26%) CISA
15 8 (0.26%) CISMP
15 8 (0.26%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (6.64%) QA
2 29 (0.94%) WCAG
3 20 (0.65%) NIST
4 13 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (0.20%) NCSC
9 5 (0.16%) SLA
10 3 (0.098%) GxP
10 3 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.098%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.065%) COBIT
11 2 (0.065%) HL7
11 2 (0.065%) ISO 26262
11 2 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.033%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.033%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.033%) TickIT
System Software
1 1,140 (37.09%) Docker
2 127 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
4 56 (1.82%) Active Directory
5 54 (1.76%) Postfix
6 49 (1.59%) vSphere
7 36 (1.17%) HDFS
8 35 (1.14%) Xen
9 21 (0.68%) VirtualBox
10 19 (0.62%) Hyper-V
11 10 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.26%) VMware NSX
13 7 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (0.20%) KVM
15 5 (0.16%) GridGain
15 5 (0.16%) LXC
16 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.13%) NFS
16 4 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
17 3 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 948 (30.84%) Ansible
2 828 (26.94%) Terraform
3 810 (26.35%) Kubernetes
4 501 (16.30%) Puppet
5 359 (11.68%) Opscode Chef
6 115 (3.74%) Packer
7 101 (3.29%) Grafana
8 98 (3.19%) Kibana
9 79 (2.57%) Prometheus
10 70 (2.28%) Docker Swarm
11 51 (1.66%) Consul
12 47 (1.53%) Salt
13 45 (1.46%) Nagios
14 39 (1.27%) Rancher
15 35 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
16 23 (0.75%) logstash
17 21 (0.68%) HAProxy
18 18 (0.59%) Istio
19 17 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
19 17 (0.55%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 260 (8.46%) Google
2 242 (7.87%) Oracle
3 226 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 194 (6.31%) Red Hat
5 165 (5.37%) VMware
6 117 (3.81%) Splunk
7 80 (2.60%) Atlassian
7 80 (2.60%) Cloudera
8 63 (2.05%) SAP
9 49 (1.59%) Hortonworks
10 44 (1.43%) IBM
11 37 (1.20%) Cisco
12 35 (1.14%) ServiceNow
13 31 (1.01%) Veracode
14 28 (0.91%) AppDynamics
14 28 (0.91%) Databricks
14 28 (0.91%) hybris
15 26 (0.85%) New Relic
16 24 (0.78%) Talend
17 23 (0.75%) Salesforce.com