Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 +28
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 6,080 5,069 3,841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 4.99% 4.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.89% 26.98% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,124 3,700 2,598
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £370 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 22
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £48.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.85% +25.81% -13.89%
10th Percentile £33.00 £37.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £63.50 £65.63 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £48.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year -0.51% +31.76% -17.78%

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 21,048 18,789 15,998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.24% 18.50% 16.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,398 13,166 10,711
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £631 £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 284 239 278
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30.15 £29.00 £22.13
90th Percentile £54.63 £67.25 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +10 5,644 £525 +5.00% 1,229
London +14 3,218 £550 +4.76% 571
UK excluding London +7 2,774 £475 - 721
North of England +6 780 £500 +11.11% 214
South East -7 688 £490 -0.46% 165
Midlands +15 447 £450 -5.26% 132
North West +6 377 £512 +13.78% 117
West Midlands +20 309 £525 +5.00% 75
South West +1 302 £478 +0.53% 86
Scotland +13 284 £475 +5.56% 30
Yorkshire -5 281 £475 +10.47% 80
East of England +5 203 £486 +8.06% 63
East Midlands 0 135 £420 -1.18% 57
North East +2 128 £500 +5.26% 17
Wales +5 91 £450 -7.69% 28
Northern Ireland -6 6 £518 +41.78% 4

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 3,313 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
2 3,247 (53.40%) DevOps
3 2,963 (48.73%) Java
4 2,710 (44.57%) Git (software)
5 2,358 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
6 2,180 (35.86%) Continuous Integration
7 2,148 (35.33%) Docker
8 2,062 (33.91%) Linux
9 1,900 (31.25%) Ansible
10 1,835 (30.18%) Python
11 1,600 (26.32%) Test Automation
12 1,505 (24.75%) Puppet
13 1,471 (24.19%) TDD
14 1,374 (22.60%) JIRA
15 1,329 (21.86%) Scrum
16 1,312 (21.58%) Maven
17 1,218 (20.03%) JavaScript
18 1,214 (19.97%) Microservices
19 1,200 (19.74%) Terraform
20 1,190 (19.57%) Kubernetes
21 1,118 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
22 1,083 (17.81%) BDD
23 1,001 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
24 998 (16.41%) Configuration Management
25 977 (16.07%) Selenium
26 971 (15.97%) REST
27 964 (15.86%) Spring
28 914 (15.03%) Finance
29 896 (14.74%) Web Services
30 855 (14.06%) 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
1 837 (13.77%) Confluence
2 344 (5.66%) Apache
3 287 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
4 261 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 258 (4.24%) nginx
6 189 (3.11%) Apache Spark
7 170 (2.80%) JBoss
8 160 (2.63%) WebSphere
9 147 (2.42%) WebLogic
10 143 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
11 113 (1.86%) IIS
12 77 (1.27%) CMS
13 75 (1.23%) OpenStack
14 68 (1.12%) SharePoint
15 60 (0.99%) Jetty
16 57 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 57 (0.94%) MQSeries
17 50 (0.82%) Mongrel
18 45 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 42 (0.69%) Mule
Applications
1 69 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.099%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.066%) InVision
6 2 (0.033%) HipChat
6 2 (0.033%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.016%) iWork
Business Applications
1 33 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.30%) Endur
4 14 (0.23%) Maximo
5 9 (0.15%) SAP FI-CA
5 9 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
6 7 (0.12%) Magento
7 6 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
7 6 (0.099%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.066%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.066%) Fredhopper
8 4 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.066%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.066%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.066%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.033%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.016%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.016%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2,358 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1,118 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 615 (10.12%) GitHub
4 398 (6.55%) Amazon EC2
5 364 (5.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 353 (5.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 328 (5.39%) PaaS
8 290 (4.77%) Serverless
9 250 (4.11%) Amazon S3
10 222 (3.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 219 (3.60%) IaaS
12 214 (3.52%) OpenShift
13 189 (3.11%) AWS Lambda
14 155 (2.55%) SaaS
15 152 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
16 146 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 146 (2.40%) npm
17 139 (2.29%) Datadog
18 118 (1.94%) Slack
19 92 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 422 (6.94%) HTTP
2 225 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 194 (3.19%) Firewall
4 192 (3.16%) DNS
5 184 (3.03%) SSL
6 107 (1.76%) VPN
7 95 (1.56%) FTP
8 94 (1.55%) DHCP
9 84 (1.38%) IPsec
10 68 (1.12%) Internet
11 50 (0.82%) DSL
12 49 (0.81%) Network Security
13 45 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (0.48%) VLAN
15 24 (0.39%) HTTPS
15 24 (0.39%) ICMP
16 21 (0.35%) Kerberos
17 18 (0.30%) SSH
18 17 (0.28%) Wireless
19 16 (0.26%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 565 (9.29%) MongoDB
2 475 (7.81%) NoSQL
3 454 (7.47%) PostgreSQL
4 393 (6.46%) SQL Server
5 385 (6.33%) MySQL
6 357 (5.87%) Hadoop
7 348 (5.72%) Relational Database
8 344 (5.66%) Big Data
9 266 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 165 (2.71%) Redis
11 150 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
12 132 (2.17%) HBase
13 120 (1.97%) RDBMS
14 114 (1.88%) Oracle Database
15 109 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 106 (1.74%) Apache Hive
17 86 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
18 74 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
19 56 (0.92%) Couchbase
20 53 (0.87%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 2,710 (44.57%) Git (software)
2 1,374 (22.60%) JIRA
3 1,312 (21.58%) Maven
4 977 (16.07%) Selenium
5 782 (12.86%) Cucumber
6 629 (10.35%) JUnit
7 497 (8.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 441 (7.25%) Subversion
8 441 (7.25%) TeamCity
9 438 (7.20%) Gradle
10 390 (6.41%) SonarQube
11 355 (5.84%) GitLab
12 326 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 275 (4.52%) Bitbucket
14 260 (4.28%) JMeter
15 249 (4.10%) WebDriver
16 233 (3.83%) Artifactory
17 222 (3.65%) Visual Studio Team System
18 221 (3.63%) Ant
19 220 (3.62%) Mockito
General
1 914 (15.03%) Finance
2 535 (8.80%) Banking
3 157 (2.58%) Retail
4 122 (2.01%) Front Office
5 98 (1.61%) Marketing
6 77 (1.27%) Games
7 72 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 70 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 63 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 57 (0.94%) Electronics
11 49 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 28 (0.46%) Retail Banking
13 25 (0.41%) Law
14 24 (0.39%) Publishing
15 21 (0.35%) Automotive
16 20 (0.33%) Advertising
16 20 (0.33%) Legal
17 18 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.26%) German Language
19 15 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2,147 (35.31%) Developer
2 1,732 (28.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 967 (15.90%) Java Developer
4 521 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
5 461 (7.58%) AWS DevOps
6 403 (6.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 332 (5.46%) Tester
8 288 (4.74%) Architect
9 272 (4.47%) Senior Developer
10 265 (4.36%) Automation Tester
11 224 (3.68%) Senior DevOps
12 209 (3.44%) Full Stack Developer
13 196 (3.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 184 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
15 181 (2.98%) Test Engineer
16 168 (2.76%) Java Engineer
17 162 (2.66%) Consultant
18 151 (2.48%) Software Engineer
19 150 (2.47%) Analyst
20 141 (2.32%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 971 (15.97%) REST
2 964 (15.86%) Spring
3 896 (14.74%) Web Services
4 691 (11.37%) Node.js
5 678 (11.15%) HTML
6 625 (10.28%) RESTful
7 617 (10.15%) CSS
8 610 (10.03%) JSON
9 605 (9.95%) AngularJS
10 561 (9.23%) Spring Boot
11 479 (7.88%) .NET
12 411 (6.76%) Kafka
13 402 (6.61%) SOAP
14 377 (6.20%) HTML5
15 376 (6.18%) React
16 365 (6.00%) J2EE
17 327 (5.38%) Hibernate
18 294 (4.84%) XML
19 289 (4.75%) Elastic Stack
20 229 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 332 (5.46%) Greenfield Project
2 251 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 199 (3.27%) Public Cloud
4 181 (2.98%) User Experience
5 144 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 136 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
7 116 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 109 (1.79%) Fintech
9 90 (1.48%) Virtual Team
10 88 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
11 84 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
12 71 (1.17%) Cloud Native
13 66 (1.09%) Data Centre
14 59 (0.97%) Data Structures
14 59 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 59 (0.97%) Private Cloud
15 58 (0.95%) Algorithms
16 51 (0.84%) iPad
17 39 (0.64%) Clustering
18 36 (0.59%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2,062 (33.91%) Linux
2 640 (10.53%) Unix
3 618 (10.16%) Windows
4 446 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 194 (3.19%) CentOS
6 157 (2.58%) Android
7 143 (2.35%) Apple iOS
8 118 (1.94%) Ubuntu
9 63 (1.04%) Windows Server
10 45 (0.74%) Solaris
11 25 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (0.33%) Debian
13 19 (0.31%) Fedora
14 16 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 16 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 13 (0.21%) VMS
17 12 (0.20%) AIX
18 10 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
19 8 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,313 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
2 3,247 (53.40%) DevOps
3 2,180 (35.86%) Continuous Integration
4 1,600 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 1,471 (24.19%) TDD
6 1,329 (21.86%) Scrum
7 1,214 (19.97%) Microservices
8 1,083 (17.81%) BDD
9 998 (16.41%) Configuration Management
10 813 (13.37%) Open Source
11 657 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
12 558 (9.18%) Kanban
13 505 (8.31%) Software Engineering
14 500 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
15 378 (6.22%) Unit Testing
16 354 (5.82%) OO
17 343 (5.64%) Deployment Automation
18 323 (5.31%) MVC
19 316 (5.20%) Pair Programming
20 307 (5.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,963 (48.73%) Java
2 1,835 (30.18%) Python
3 1,218 (20.03%) JavaScript
4 855 (14.06%) SQL
5 657 (10.81%) Bash Shell
6 547 (9.00%) Ruby
7 509 (8.37%) Java 8
8 466 (7.66%) C#
9 383 (6.30%) Perl
10 365 (6.00%) Scala
11 331 (5.44%) Groovy
12 314 (5.16%) Shell Script
13 254 (4.18%) PowerShell
14 166 (2.73%) Go
15 162 (2.66%) C++
16 125 (2.06%) PHP
17 116 (1.91%) TypeScript
18 103 (1.69%) ES6
19 84 (1.38%) C
20 68 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 567 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 457 (7.52%) SC Cleared
3 262 (4.31%) Degree
4 155 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 132 (2.17%) AWS Certification
6 95 (1.56%) RHCE
7 90 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 56 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 52 (0.86%) ISTQB
10 38 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 37 (0.61%) CCNP
11 37 (0.61%) DBS Check
12 32 (0.53%) DV Cleared
13 28 (0.46%) ISEB
14 27 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
15 23 (0.38%) Master's Degree
16 17 (0.28%) CISSP
17 12 (0.20%) CISM
18 10 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 9 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 449 (7.38%) QA
2 34 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 34 (0.56%) WCAG
3 33 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 15 (0.25%) GDPR
7 12 (0.20%) PMO
7 12 (0.20%) PSD2
8 8 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.13%) FINRA
8 8 (0.13%) MiFID
9 5 (0.082%) SLA
10 4 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.066%) EMIR
11 1 (0.016%) FISMA
11 1 (0.016%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.016%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.016%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.016%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 2,148 (35.33%) Docker
2 200 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 167 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
4 104 (1.71%) Active Directory
5 76 (1.25%) HDFS
6 64 (1.05%) vSphere
7 61 (1.00%) Xen
8 57 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 30 (0.49%) Hyper-V
10 29 (0.48%) VirtualBox
11 20 (0.33%) KVM
12 18 (0.30%) Apache Flume
13 15 (0.25%) Firmware
14 13 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
15 11 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
16 7 (0.12%) NFS
16 7 (0.12%) Postfix
16 7 (0.12%) XenDesktop
17 6 (0.099%) Varnish
17 6 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1,900 (31.25%) Ansible
2 1,505 (24.75%) Puppet
3 1,200 (19.74%) Terraform
4 1,190 (19.57%) Kubernetes
5 1,001 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
6 194 (3.19%) Kibana
6 194 (3.19%) Packer
7 175 (2.88%) Grafana
8 141 (2.32%) Prometheus
9 130 (2.14%) Nagios
10 121 (1.99%) logstash
11 101 (1.66%) Salt
12 99 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
13 93 (1.53%) Rancher
14 92 (1.51%) ZABBIX
15 83 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
16 66 (1.09%) Mesos
17 60 (0.99%) SELinux
18 54 (0.89%) Consul
19 49 (0.81%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 510 (8.39%) Oracle
2 447 (7.35%) Google
3 442 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 441 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 343 (5.64%) Splunk
6 273 (4.49%) VMware
7 243 (4.00%) Atlassian
8 100 (1.64%) Qualys
9 95 (1.56%) New Relic
10 90 (1.48%) Cisco
11 88 (1.45%) AppDynamics
12 85 (1.40%) SAP
13 83 (1.37%) IBM
14 82 (1.35%) Adobe
15 69 (1.13%) Cloudera
16 56 (0.92%) hybris
17 55 (0.90%) MuleSoft
17 55 (0.90%) SaltStack
17 55 (0.90%) ServiceNow
18 50 (0.82%) Pega