The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of New Relic products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Relic over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within New Relic.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Relic
Rank 365 397 362
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -35
Contract jobs citing New Relic 32 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.032% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.071% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 3
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£500 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% -2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
New Relic
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9521 9864 8964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.82% 44.60% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6246 6300 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 214 239
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

New Relic
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing New Relic across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

New Relic Jobs Demand Trend in London

New Relic
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing New Relic across the London region.

New Relic Daily Rate Trend in London

New Relic
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing New Relic across the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

New Relic Daily Rate Histogram in London

New Relic
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing New Relic within the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £420 - 1
New Relic
England

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing New Relic also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited New Relic.

1 49 (69.01%) Ruby
1 49 (69.01%) DevOps
2 48 (67.61%) Java
3 44 (61.97%) Puppet
4 42 (59.15%) VMware
4 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (54.93%) Git (software)
6 38 (53.52%) Configuration Management
7 36 (50.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (47.89%) Python
8 34 (47.89%) OpenStack
9 32 (45.07%) Opscode Chef
10 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
10 30 (42.25%) PHP
11 27 (38.03%) Nagios
12 25 (35.21%) Scrum
13 19 (26.76%) Vagrant
13 19 (26.76%) Node.js
13 19 (26.76%) Perl
13 19 (26.76%) Linux
13 19 (26.76%) Amazon EC2
14 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (25.35%) Ansible
15 17 (23.94%) Subversion
15 17 (23.94%) QA
16 16 (22.54%) HTML
16 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
16 16 (22.54%) CSS
16 16 (22.54%) Web Services
16 16 (22.54%) TDD

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing New Relic also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited New Relic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (47.89%) OpenStack
2 19 (26.76%) Node.js
3 12 (16.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (11.27%) IIS
5 5 (7.04%) Drupal
6 4 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (4.23%) nginx
7 3 (4.23%) Apache
8 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.41%) CMS
9 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.76%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.23%) SaaS
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) DAB
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MySQL
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (12.68%) Redis
4 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.63%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.23%) Big Data
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (54.93%) Git (software)
2 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
3 17 (23.94%) Subversion
4 15 (21.13%) TeamCity
5 12 (16.90%) Capybara
5 12 (16.90%) Cucumber
5 12 (16.90%) IntelliJ
6 5 (7.04%) JIRA
7 3 (4.23%) Psake
8 2 (2.82%) Maven
8 2 (2.82%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
1 3 (4.23%) Publishing
1 3 (4.23%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Senior Consultant
3 15 (21.13%) Consultant
3 15 (21.13%) DevOps Consultant
4 10 (14.08%) Ruby Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 5 (7.04%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Configuration Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) DBA
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) HTML
1 16 (22.54%) CSS
1 16 (22.54%) Web Services
1 16 (22.54%) HTML5
2 15 (21.13%) .NET
3 12 (16.90%) LAMP
3 12 (16.90%) Sinatra
3 12 (16.90%) CSS3
3 12 (16.90%) Sass
4 5 (7.04%) Memcached
4 5 (7.04%) JSON
4 5 (7.04%) Symfony
4 5 (7.04%) XML
4 5 (7.04%) RESTful
5 4 (5.63%) jQuery
5 4 (5.63%) REST
5 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Open Source
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Online Games
3 2 (2.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (15.49%) CentOS
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
3 9 (12.68%) UNIX
4 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) DevOps
2 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (53.52%) Configuration Management
4 25 (35.21%) Scrum
5 16 (22.54%) TDD
5 16 (22.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (18.31%) Service Delivery
7 12 (16.90%) Web Design
7 12 (16.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (15.49%) Load Balancing
8 11 (15.49%) Kanban
8 11 (15.49%) E-Commerce
8 11 (15.49%) SOA
9 9 (12.68%) OO
9 9 (12.68%) Validation
9 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.27%) Pair Programming
11 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (7.04%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 49 (69.01%) Ruby
2 48 (67.61%) Java
3 34 (47.89%) Python
4 30 (42.25%) PHP
5 19 (26.76%) Perl
6 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.86%) SQL
8 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.41%) Korn
9 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.41%) C#
9 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.94%) QA
2 7 (9.86%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (50.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (21.13%) vSphere
2 15 (21.13%) vCloud
3 4 (5.63%) Docker
4 3 (4.23%) Varnish
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 44 (61.97%) Puppet
2 32 (45.07%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (38.03%) Nagios
4 19 (26.76%) Vagrant
5 18 (25.35%) Ansible
6 15 (21.13%) Salt
6 15 (21.13%) ZABBIX
7 12 (16.90%) Graylog
8 4 (5.63%) Kibana
8 4 (5.63%) logstash
8 4 (5.63%) Zenoss
9 3 (4.23%) Capistrano
9 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
9 3 (4.23%) Graphite
10 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
11 1 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (1.41%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 42 (59.15%) VMware
2 15 (21.13%) Perforce
3 12 (16.90%) AppDynamics
3 12 (16.90%) Akamai
4 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) Google
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle
7 1 (1.41%) CA
7 1 (1.41%) Splunk