Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 52 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 +39 +68
Contract jobs citing Jenkins 4826 4067 2658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.68% 3.86% 2.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.08% 23.40% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3453 2766 1865
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £363 £329 £313
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 9 19
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -24.21% -9.52%
10th Percentile £35.95 £29.22 £36.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £44.20 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +31.94% -24.21% -

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 19245 17382 16265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.66% 16.51% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 11692 10818
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 251 338
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.80 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 4498 £500 +5.26% 481
London +4 2524 £525 +5.00% 260
UK excluding London +17 2251 £450 +2.27% 238
South East +28 741 £463 +2.78% 55
North of England +16 550 £450 +5.88% 73
Midlands +12 275 £470 +4.44% 29
North West +20 252 £475 +11.76% 32
Yorkshire +9 228 £450 +5.88% 35
East of England +7 220 £450 -3.23% 42
Scotland +30 204 £425 +4.94% 14
South West +54 200 £430 -2.27% 22
West Midlands +32 168 £490 +8.89% 15
East Midlands -14 104 £413 -6.25% 14
North East +44 88 £475 +13.10% 6
Wales -29 43 £450 -5.26% 3
Northern Ireland -3 41 £450 +80.00%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Jenkins also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Jenkins.

1 2884 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2530 (52.42%) Java
3 2345 (48.59%) Git (software)
4 2340 (48.49%) DevOps
5 2014 (41.73%) Continuous Integration
6 1928 (39.95%) Linux
7 1590 (32.95%) Docker
8 1540 (31.91%) Amazon AWS
9 1372 (28.43%) Python
10 1341 (27.79%) Puppet
11 1340 (27.77%) Scrum
12 1337 (27.70%) TDD
12 1337 (27.70%) Ansible
13 1258 (26.07%) JIRA
14 1228 (25.45%) Test Automation
15 1124 (23.29%) JavaScript
16 1035 (21.45%) Maven
17 992 (20.56%) Web Services
18 938 (19.44%) Spring
19 900 (18.65%) Finance
20 881 (18.26%) Configuration Management
21 858 (17.78%) BDD
22 827 (17.14%) REST
23 798 (16.54%) SQL
24 792 (16.41%) Opscode Chef
25 722 (14.96%) HTML
26 690 (14.30%) Confluence
27 689 (14.28%) Microservices
28 677 (14.03%) Open Source
29 657 (13.61%) RESTful

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
1 690 (14.30%) Confluence
2 369 (7.65%) Tomcat
3 318 (6.59%) Apache
4 228 (4.72%) JBoss
5 225 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
6 203 (4.21%) nginx
7 181 (3.75%) Apache Spark
8 166 (3.44%) WebSphere
9 158 (3.27%) OpenStack
10 143 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
11 138 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 90 (1.86%) WebLogic
13 85 (1.76%) IIS
14 60 (1.24%) Apache Solr
15 53 (1.10%) CMS
16 43 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 43 (0.89%) Mule
17 42 (0.87%) Jetty
18 34 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
19 29 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (0.31%) HipChat
2 13 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.041%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.041%) Mingle
8 1 (0.021%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.021%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 54 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
2 21 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
3 18 (0.37%) Magento
4 15 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
6 6 (0.12%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.083%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.083%) Oracle Utilities
8 3 (0.062%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.041%) OpenText Process Suite
9 2 (0.041%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.021%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.021%) Endur
10 1 (0.021%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.021%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.021%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.021%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (0.021%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1540 (31.91%) Amazon AWS
2 492 (10.19%) GitHub
3 444 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 313 (6.49%) Amazon EC2
5 225 (4.66%) PaaS
6 202 (4.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 197 (4.08%) Amazon S3
8 173 (3.58%) OpenShift
9 158 (3.27%) Serverless
10 146 (3.03%) npm
11 145 (3.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 142 (2.94%) IaaS
13 134 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
14 111 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
15 95 (1.97%) Route 53
16 92 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
17 87 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 79 (1.64%) Slack
19 73 (1.51%) Amazon ELB
20 67 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 312 (6.46%) HTTP
2 211 (4.37%) TCP/IP
3 169 (3.50%) DNS
4 150 (3.11%) SSL
5 145 (3.00%) Firewall
6 100 (2.07%) Internet
7 55 (1.14%) SMS
8 51 (1.06%) VPN
9 47 (0.97%) LDAP
10 37 (0.77%) DSL
11 35 (0.73%) DHCP
12 34 (0.70%) FTP
13 28 (0.58%) Bluetooth
14 27 (0.56%) SSH
15 23 (0.48%) LAN
15 23 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
16 22 (0.46%) WAN
17 21 (0.44%) Network Security
18 19 (0.39%) IPsec
19 18 (0.37%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 460 (9.53%) PostgreSQL
3 431 (8.93%) MySQL
4 400 (8.29%) NoSQL
5 350 (7.25%) Hadoop
6 348 (7.21%) Relational Database
7 274 (5.68%) Big Data
8 248 (5.14%) SQL Server
9 179 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 172 (3.56%) Redis
11 168 (3.48%) Amazon RDS
12 131 (2.71%) HBase
13 103 (2.13%) RDBMS
14 87 (1.80%) Apache Hive
15 86 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 85 (1.76%) Oracle Database
17 66 (1.37%) DB2
18 40 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
19 38 (0.79%) Sqoop
20 31 (0.64%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 2345 (48.59%) Git (software)
2 1258 (26.07%) JIRA
3 1035 (21.45%) Maven
4 630 (13.05%) Selenium
5 582 (12.06%) JUnit
6 580 (12.02%) Cucumber
7 495 (10.26%) Subversion
8 420 (8.70%) TeamCity
9 412 (8.54%) Sonatype Nexus
10 394 (8.16%) Gradle
11 300 (6.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 281 (5.82%) Ant
13 279 (5.78%) Bitbucket
14 224 (4.64%) Artifactory
15 220 (4.56%) Mockito
16 205 (4.25%) GitLab
17 200 (4.14%) SonarQube
18 199 (4.12%) Hudson
19 195 (4.04%) WebDriver
20 157 (3.25%) JMeter
General
1 900 (18.65%) Finance
2 525 (10.88%) Banking
3 145 (3.00%) Retail
4 105 (2.18%) Telecoms
5 96 (1.99%) Marketing
6 79 (1.64%) Games
7 77 (1.60%) Investment Banking
8 76 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 63 (1.31%) Retail Banking
10 58 (1.20%) Electronics
10 58 (1.20%) Front Office
11 40 (0.83%) Publishing
12 34 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 26 (0.54%) Law
14 24 (0.50%) Back Office
15 23 (0.48%) Automotive
16 17 (0.35%) Advertising
17 15 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
18 13 (0.27%) Legal
19 8 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1835 (38.02%) Developer
2 1477 (30.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 889 (18.42%) Java Developer
4 442 (9.16%) AWS Engineer
5 432 (8.95%) AWS DevOps
6 366 (7.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 259 (5.37%) Senior Developer
8 222 (4.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 218 (4.52%) Linux Engineer
10 214 (4.43%) Tester
11 185 (3.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 184 (3.81%) Senior DevOps
13 173 (3.58%) Architect
14 169 (3.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 166 (3.44%) Automation Tester
16 164 (3.40%) Consultant
17 154 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
18 141 (2.92%) Java Engineer
18 141 (2.92%) Senior Java Developer
19 140 (2.90%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 992 (20.56%) Web Services
2 938 (19.44%) Spring
3 827 (17.14%) REST
4 722 (14.96%) HTML
5 657 (13.61%) RESTful
6 614 (12.72%) Node.js
7 597 (12.37%) CSS
8 506 (10.48%) AngularJS
9 459 (9.51%) JSON
10 407 (8.43%) HTML5
11 389 (8.06%) SOAP
12 356 (7.38%) Spring Boot
13 342 (7.09%) Hibernate
14 328 (6.80%) React
15 327 (6.78%) XML
16 299 (6.20%) J2EE
17 256 (5.30%) .NET
18 250 (5.18%) Kafka
19 248 (5.14%) CSS3
20 243 (5.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 226 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
2 147 (3.05%) Mobile App
3 140 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 129 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 129 (2.67%) Public Cloud
4 129 (2.67%) User Experience
5 110 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
6 100 (2.07%) Virtual Team
7 78 (1.62%) Fintech
8 71 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
9 63 (1.31%) Data Centre
10 53 (1.10%) Clustering
11 51 (1.06%) iPad
12 41 (0.85%) Algorithms
13 34 (0.70%) Private Cloud
14 32 (0.66%) Replication
15 30 (0.62%) Social Media
16 29 (0.60%) Data Structures
17 28 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 26 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1928 (39.95%) Linux
2 636 (13.18%) Unix
3 459 (9.51%) Windows
4 450 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 214 (4.43%) CentOS
6 198 (4.10%) Android
7 137 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 117 (2.42%) Ubuntu
9 92 (1.91%) Windows Server
10 46 (0.95%) Mac OS X
11 40 (0.83%) CoreOS
12 31 (0.64%) Debian
12 31 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (0.58%) Solaris
14 22 (0.46%) Windows 10
15 17 (0.35%) AIX
16 16 (0.33%) Windows 7
16 16 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (0.21%) VMS
18 8 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2884 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2340 (48.49%) DevOps
3 2014 (41.73%) Continuous Integration
4 1340 (27.77%) Scrum
5 1337 (27.70%) TDD
6 1228 (25.45%) Test Automation
7 881 (18.26%) Configuration Management
8 858 (17.78%) BDD
9 689 (14.28%) Microservices
10 677 (14.03%) Open Source
11 563 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 532 (11.02%) Kanban
13 428 (8.87%) Software Engineering
14 330 (6.84%) OO
15 317 (6.57%) SOA
16 305 (6.32%) Mentoring
16 305 (6.32%) Unit Testing
17 287 (5.95%) E-Commerce
18 260 (5.39%) MVC
19 258 (5.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2530 (52.42%) Java
2 1372 (28.43%) Python
3 1124 (23.29%) JavaScript
4 798 (16.54%) SQL
5 641 (13.28%) Ruby
6 606 (12.56%) Bash Shell
7 323 (6.69%) C#
8 267 (5.53%) Perl
9 264 (5.47%) Scala
10 261 (5.41%) Groovy
11 230 (4.77%) Shell Script
12 203 (4.21%) PowerShell
13 196 (4.06%) PHP
14 142 (2.94%) Go
15 110 (2.28%) ES6
16 101 (2.09%) C++
17 78 (1.62%) PL/SQL
18 64 (1.33%) TypeScript
19 63 (1.31%) Apple Swift
20 47 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 416 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 316 (6.55%) SC Cleared
3 178 (3.69%) Degree
4 61 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 58 (1.20%) AWS Certification
6 46 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 26 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 23 (0.48%) ISEB
9 11 (0.23%) BC Cleared
9 11 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.21%) DBS Check
10 10 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.17%) RHCE
12 7 (0.15%) CHECK Team Member
12 7 (0.15%) RHCA
13 5 (0.10%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.10%) Sun Certification
14 4 (0.083%) CTC Cleared
15 3 (0.062%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 355 (7.36%) QA
2 40 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 29 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 26 (0.54%) WCAG
5 22 (0.46%) GCP
6 21 (0.44%) GDPR
7 16 (0.33%) MiFID
8 10 (0.21%) SLA
9 8 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
10 7 (0.15%) EMIR
11 5 (0.10%) OASIS TOSCA
11 5 (0.10%) WAI
12 4 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 3 (0.062%) HL7
13 3 (0.062%) PSD2
14 2 (0.041%) COBIT
15 1 (0.021%) ISO 9001
15 1 (0.021%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1590 (32.95%) Docker
2 129 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (1.95%) Active Directory
4 83 (1.72%) HDFS
5 77 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
6 61 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 46 (0.95%) Apache Flume
8 45 (0.93%) Xen
9 26 (0.54%) vCloud
10 23 (0.48%) VirtualBox
11 20 (0.41%) vSphere
12 19 (0.39%) Gluster
12 19 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
13 18 (0.37%) Postfix
13 18 (0.37%) Squid
14 17 (0.35%) etcd
15 16 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (0.29%) VMware NSX
17 13 (0.27%) Hyper-V
18 11 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1341 (27.79%) Puppet
2 1337 (27.70%) Ansible
3 792 (16.41%) Opscode Chef
4 604 (12.52%) Terraform
5 550 (11.40%) Kubernetes
6 163 (3.38%) logstash
7 134 (2.78%) Kibana
8 123 (2.55%) ZABBIX
9 113 (2.34%) Nagios
10 104 (2.15%) Packer
11 89 (1.84%) Grafana
12 87 (1.80%) Salt
13 62 (1.28%) Consul
14 60 (1.24%) Ambari
15 59 (1.22%) Rancher
16 58 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
17 52 (1.08%) Prometheus
18 45 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
19 43 (0.89%) Oozie
20 40 (0.83%) Graphite
Vendors
1 620 (12.85%) Oracle
2 378 (7.83%) Red Hat
3 237 (4.91%) VMware
4 234 (4.85%) Atlassian
5 227 (4.70%) Google
6 196 (4.06%) IBM
7 195 (4.04%) Microsoft
8 140 (2.90%) Splunk
9 78 (1.62%) SAP
10 75 (1.55%) New Relic
11 69 (1.43%) SaltStack
12 62 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
13 57 (1.18%) hybris
14 54 (1.12%) Rackspace
15 51 (1.06%) MuleSoft
15 51 (1.06%) Perforce
16 48 (0.99%) AppDynamics
17 46 (0.95%) HP
18 43 (0.89%) Adobe
19 42 (0.87%) WSO2