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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
New Relic
Rank 566 563 577
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing New Relic 53 38 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.075% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.16% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 1
Average daily rate £550 £530 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +17.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -
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
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

New Relic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

New Relic
Top 22 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 48 £550 +3.77% 18
London -4 34 £550 +10.00% 12
Yorkshire - 7 £400 -
Leeds - 7 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £400 -
South East +5 4 £600 +12.14% 3
South Wales - 3 £363 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £500 -
Wales - 3 £363 -
Surrey -3 2 £600 +12.14%
Kent - 2 £610 - 1
Belfast - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
City of London +35 1 - - 4
South West +3 1 £325 -27.77%
East of England - 1 - - 2
North West - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £625 - 1
Manchester - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (63.33%) DevOps
2 41 (45.56%) Java
3 39 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (42.22%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (41.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (37.78%) Puppet
7 32 (35.56%) Jenkins
7 32 (35.56%) Python
7 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (34.44%) Linux
9 30 (33.33%) Nagios
10 28 (31.11%) Ansible
11 27 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 26 (28.89%) JIRA
13 25 (27.78%) Ruby
14 24 (26.67%) AppDynamics
15 23 (25.56%) Splunk
15 23 (25.56%) Configuration Management
15 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
16 22 (24.44%) OpenStack
17 21 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (22.22%) Windows
19 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
20 18 (20.00%) VMware
21 17 (18.89%) Scrum
21 17 (18.89%) TeamCity
21 17 (18.89%) Amazon EC2
22 16 (17.78%) Salt
22 16 (17.78%) Atlassian
23 15 (16.67%) Node.js

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (24.44%) OpenStack
2 15 (16.67%) Node.js
3 7 (7.78%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) IIS
5 5 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (5.56%) nginx
6 4 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (3.33%) Confluence
7 3 (3.33%) JBoss
7 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 39 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (41.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (18.89%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (8.89%) GitHub
5 4 (4.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (4.44%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.44%) Google Analytics
5 4 (4.44%) Heroku
6 3 (3.33%) PaaS
7 2 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (2.22%) SaaS
8 1 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.11%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.11%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Firewall
2 3 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) AMQP
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) DMZ
4 1 (1.11%) HTTP
4 1 (1.11%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (1.11%) MRTG
4 1 (1.11%) Network Security
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) MySQL
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.44%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (35.56%) Jenkins
2 26 (28.89%) JIRA
3 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
4 17 (18.89%) TeamCity
5 15 (16.67%) Vagrant
6 11 (12.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (10.00%) FishEye
8 8 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (7.78%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.78%) Maven
9 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
10 6 (6.67%) Gatling
10 6 (6.67%) JMeter
10 6 (6.67%) LoadRunner
10 6 (6.67%) SilkPerformer
10 6 (6.67%) SoapUI
10 6 (6.67%) The Grinder
10 6 (6.67%) VisualVM
10 6 (6.67%) YourKit
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Consultant
2 17 (18.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (15.56%) DevOps Consultant
4 13 (14.44%) Senior Consultant
4 13 (14.44%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 12 (13.33%) Developer
6 8 (8.89%) DevOps Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Release Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Change and Release Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Change Manager
7 7 (7.78%) HTML Developer
7 7 (7.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Performance Test Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) .NET
1 15 (16.67%) Web Services
2 13 (14.44%) CSS
2 13 (14.44%) HTML
2 13 (14.44%) HTML5
3 10 (11.11%) Scalatra
4 9 (10.00%) Spring
5 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.67%) ELK Stack
6 6 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.67%) XML
6 6 (6.67%) XSL
7 5 (5.56%) LAMP
8 4 (4.44%) Ajax
8 4 (4.44%) jQuery
8 4 (4.44%) Kafka
8 4 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (3.33%) CSS3
9 3 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) User Experience
2 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.22%) PKI
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.44%) Linux
2 20 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (6.67%) Unix
4 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.44%) CentOS
5 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.33%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (63.33%) DevOps
2 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 23 (25.56%) Configuration Management
5 21 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.89%) Scrum
7 13 (14.44%) TDD
8 12 (13.33%) Front End Development
8 12 (13.33%) Kanban
9 10 (11.11%) MVC
9 10 (11.11%) Release Management
9 10 (11.11%) Web Development
10 9 (10.00%) Analytics
10 9 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 9 (10.00%) Change Management
10 9 (10.00%) ITIL
10 9 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 9 (10.00%) SOA
11 8 (8.89%) High Availability
11 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.56%) Java
2 32 (35.56%) Python
3 25 (27.78%) Ruby
4 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
6 9 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.89%) PHP
8 6 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (6.67%) Perl
8 6 (6.67%) Scala
8 6 (6.67%) SQL
8 6 (6.67%) VBA
8 6 (6.67%) VBScript
9 4 (4.44%) C#
9 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.33%) C
10 3 (3.33%) C++
10 3 (3.33%) VB
11 2 (2.22%) Go
11 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) AWS Certification
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.89%) Docker
3 2 (2.22%) vCloud
4 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (42.22%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (37.78%) Puppet
3 30 (33.33%) Nagios
4 28 (31.11%) Ansible
5 16 (17.78%) Salt
6 6 (6.67%) ZABBIX
7 4 (4.44%) Kubernetes
7 4 (4.44%) logstash
8 3 (3.33%) Cacti
8 3 (3.33%) Foglight
8 3 (3.33%) Graphite
9 2 (2.22%) Ganglia
9 2 (2.22%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (2.22%) Hyperic
9 2 (2.22%) Kibana
9 2 (2.22%) OpenView
9 2 (2.22%) Pingdom
9 2 (2.22%) Rundeck
10 1 (1.11%) CFEngine
10 1 (1.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) AppDynamics
2 23 (25.56%) Splunk
3 18 (20.00%) VMware
4 16 (17.78%) Atlassian
5 11 (12.22%) Oracle
6 9 (10.00%) Dynatrace
7 6 (6.67%) IBM
7 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.56%) Google
8 5 (5.56%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.44%) Adobe
10 3 (3.33%) Cisco
10 3 (3.33%) EMC
10 3 (3.33%) NetApp
11 2 (2.22%) HP
11 2 (2.22%) SaltStack
12 1 (1.11%) ForgeRock
12 1 (1.11%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
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