The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of New Relic products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Relic over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Relic
Rank 557 563 536
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Contract jobs citing New Relic 50 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.036% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.080% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 11 10
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£450 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £424 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.13% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

New Relic
Jobs Demand Trend

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

New Relic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

New Relic
Daily Rate Trend

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

New Relic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

New Relic
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing New Relic within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

New Relic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

New Relic
Top 7 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England +6 50 £450 +12.50% 18
London +6 32 £500 +25.00% 11
Yorkshire - 18 £450 - 1
West Yorkshire - 12 £450 - 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £275 -
Sheffield - 5 £275 -
Leeds - 4 £425 -

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 67 (75.28%) Ruby
2 65 (73.03%) Java
3 53 (59.55%) DevOps
4 51 (57.30%) VMware
5 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (56.18%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (55.06%) Git (software)
7 48 (53.93%) Configuration Management
8 47 (52.81%) Puppet
9 44 (49.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (47.19%) Python
11 39 (43.82%) OpenStack
11 39 (43.82%) Jenkins
12 33 (37.08%) Opscode Chef
13 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
14 31 (34.83%) QA
15 30 (33.71%) PHP
15 30 (33.71%) HTML
16 27 (30.34%) TeamCity
17 26 (29.21%) HTML5
17 26 (29.21%) CSS
18 25 (28.09%) TDD
18 25 (28.09%) Vagrant
19 24 (26.97%) .NET
20 23 (25.84%) Ansible
20 23 (25.84%) Graylog
20 23 (25.84%) Continuous Improvement
21 22 (24.72%) Node.js
21 22 (24.72%) Microsoft Azure
21 22 (24.72%) Continuous Delivery

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 39 (43.82%) OpenStack
2 22 (24.72%) Node.js
2 22 (24.72%) IIS
3 21 (23.60%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (11.24%) Drupal
5 7 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (7.87%) JBoss
6 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.74%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (4.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Confluence
9 2 (2.25%) Apache
10 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.12%) CMS
10 1 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.12%) nginx
10 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 50 (56.18%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (24.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (21.35%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.37%) Google Analytics
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) Datadog
6 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) Internet
2 8 (8.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.25%) DNS
3 2 (2.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) MySQL
3 13 (14.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (11.24%) Redis
5 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (55.06%) Git (software)
2 39 (43.82%) Jenkins
3 27 (30.34%) TeamCity
4 21 (23.60%) IntelliJ
4 21 (23.60%) Cucumber
4 21 (23.60%) Capybara
5 18 (20.22%) Subversion
6 4 (4.49%) JIRA
6 4 (4.49%) Phing
7 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.37%) Psake
7 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.12%) JMeter
General
1 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (24.72%) Developer
3 21 (23.60%) Ruby Developer
4 17 (19.10%) Consultant
5 16 (17.98%) Senior Consultant
5 16 (17.98%) DevOps Consultant
6 14 (15.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Migration Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.12%) Monitoring Specialist
10 1 (1.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.12%) DevOps Administrator
10 1 (1.12%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (1.12%) Monitoring Engineer
10 1 (1.12%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (1.12%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.12%) Junior
10 1 (1.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.71%) HTML
2 26 (29.21%) HTML5
2 26 (29.21%) CSS
3 24 (26.97%) .NET
4 21 (23.60%) CSS3
4 21 (23.60%) Sinatra
4 21 (23.60%) Sass
5 11 (12.36%) LAMP
6 9 (10.11%) Web Services
7 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.62%) REST
8 5 (5.62%) jQuery
9 2 (2.25%) MCollective
10 1 (1.12%) Ember.js
10 1 (1.12%) XML
10 1 (1.12%) Middleware
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.12%) JSON
10 1 (1.12%) Memcached
10 1 (1.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Open Source
1 18 (20.22%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.37%) PKI
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Windows
2 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (13.48%) Linux
4 8 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.74%) Windows 2000
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.74%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (6.74%) CentOS
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.49%) UNIX
7 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (59.55%) DevOps
2 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (53.93%) Configuration Management
4 25 (28.09%) TDD
5 23 (25.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (24.72%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (23.60%) Web Design
7 21 (23.60%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (22.47%) Pair Programming
9 16 (17.98%) Service Delivery
10 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
10 15 (16.85%) Scrum
11 14 (15.73%) Load Balancing
12 13 (14.61%) SOA
13 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (8.99%) ITIL
14 8 (8.99%) Kanban
15 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
16 6 (6.74%) OO
16 6 (6.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (75.28%) Ruby
2 65 (73.03%) Java
3 42 (47.19%) Python
4 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
5 30 (33.71%) PHP
6 22 (24.72%) Perl
7 13 (14.61%) SQL
8 9 (10.11%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.74%) VB
10 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.12%) C#
11 1 (1.12%) C++
11 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.83%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (49.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.22%) vSphere
2 18 (20.22%) vCloud
3 8 (8.99%) Docker
4 2 (2.25%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 47 (52.81%) Puppet
2 33 (37.08%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (28.09%) Vagrant
4 23 (25.84%) Ansible
4 23 (25.84%) Graylog
5 22 (24.72%) Nagios
6 18 (20.22%) ZABBIX
7 16 (17.98%) Salt
8 9 (10.11%) logstash
8 9 (10.11%) Kibana
9 6 (6.74%) Foglight
10 5 (5.62%) Rundeck
10 5 (5.62%) Capistrano
10 5 (5.62%) Zenoss
11 3 (3.37%) Graphite
12 2 (2.25%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (2.25%) StatsD
13 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
13 1 (1.12%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 51 (57.30%) VMware
2 21 (23.60%) Akamai
3 18 (20.22%) Perforce
4 15 (16.85%) AppDynamics
5 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
6 9 (10.11%) Oracle
7 6 (6.74%) Cisco
7 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.74%) EMC
7 6 (6.74%) NetApp
8 4 (4.49%) Adobe
9 3 (3.37%) Splunk
9 3 (3.37%) Google
9 3 (3.37%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.25%) CA
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