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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Relic
Rank 565 567 543
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing New Relic 48 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.10% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 12 10
Average daily rate
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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 £285 £353 £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
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

New Relic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

New Relic
Top 14 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 3 July 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 -7 48 £450 +12.50% 17
London 0 33 £490 +22.50% 12
Yorkshire - 12 £425 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £275 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £275 - 1
City of London -9 3 £500 +25.00% 6
Leeds - 2 £375 -
Surrey - 2 £493 -
South East - 2 £493 -
Liverpool - 1 - - 1
Staines - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 2

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 77 (75.49%) Ruby
2 75 (73.53%) Java
3 59 (57.84%) DevOps
4 57 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
5 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (52.94%) VMware
7 53 (51.96%) Configuration Management
8 52 (50.98%) Puppet
9 51 (50.00%) Python
9 51 (50.00%) Git (software)
10 50 (49.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (40.20%) QA
11 41 (40.20%) OpenStack
12 40 (39.22%) Jenkins
13 38 (37.25%) Opscode Chef
13 38 (37.25%) JavaScript
14 37 (36.27%) HTML
15 34 (33.33%) TDD
16 32 (31.37%) CSS
16 32 (31.37%) HTML5
17 31 (30.39%) Continuous Delivery
18 29 (28.43%) PHP
18 29 (28.43%) TeamCity
18 29 (28.43%) Ansible
19 28 (27.45%) Vagrant
19 28 (27.45%) Pair Programming
20 26 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (25.49%) Nagios
20 26 (25.49%) Graylog
21 25 (24.51%) .NET

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (40.20%) OpenStack
2 23 (22.55%) Node.js
2 23 (22.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 22 (21.57%) IIS
4 9 (8.82%) Drupal
5 7 (6.86%) JBoss
6 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Apache
8 3 (2.94%) Confluence
9 2 (1.96%) WordPress
9 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.98%) CMS
10 1 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.98%) nginx
10 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 57 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (24.51%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (6.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.92%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.92%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.98%) SaaS
6 1 (0.98%) Heroku
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) Internet
2 10 (9.80%) Firewall
3 4 (3.92%) DNS
4 3 (2.94%) LDAP
5 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.71%) MySQL
3 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.86%) Redis
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.98%) Big Data
8 1 (0.98%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 51 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 40 (39.22%) Jenkins
3 29 (28.43%) TeamCity
4 23 (22.55%) Capybara
4 23 (22.55%) Cucumber
4 23 (22.55%) IntelliJ
5 21 (20.59%) Subversion
6 5 (4.90%) Phing
7 3 (2.94%) JIRA
7 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.94%) Psake
7 3 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.98%) JMeter
General
1 5 (4.90%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.98%) Legal
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (34.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (29.41%) Developer
3 23 (22.55%) Ruby Developer
4 22 (21.57%) Consultant
5 20 (19.61%) Senior Consultant
5 20 (19.61%) DevOps Consultant
6 16 (15.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Web Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Support Engineer
11 2 (1.96%) Monitoring Engineer
11 2 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (1.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 1 (0.98%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) HTML
2 32 (31.37%) CSS
2 32 (31.37%) HTML5
3 25 (24.51%) .NET
4 24 (23.53%) Sinatra
5 23 (22.55%) CSS3
5 23 (22.55%) Sass
6 12 (11.76%) Web Services
7 11 (10.78%) LAMP
8 6 (5.88%) XML
8 6 (5.88%) XSL
8 6 (5.88%) Scalatra
9 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.94%) MCollective
9 3 (2.94%) Middleware
9 3 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.96%) jQuery
10 2 (1.96%) REST
11 1 (0.98%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.57%) Windows
2 19 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (12.75%) Linux
4 8 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.86%) CentOS
6 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.90%) UNIX
8 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.84%) DevOps
2 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (51.96%) Configuration Management
4 34 (33.33%) TDD
5 31 (30.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 28 (27.45%) Pair Programming
7 23 (22.55%) Web Design
7 23 (22.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (21.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (19.61%) Open Source
10 19 (18.63%) SOA
11 18 (17.65%) Scrum
11 18 (17.65%) Mentoring
12 17 (16.67%) Service Delivery
12 17 (16.67%) Load Balancing
13 16 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (14.71%) Kanban
15 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
16 10 (9.80%) ITIL
17 7 (6.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 77 (75.49%) Ruby
2 75 (73.53%) Java
3 51 (50.00%) Python
4 38 (37.25%) JavaScript
5 29 (28.43%) PHP
6 24 (23.53%) Perl
7 10 (9.80%) SQL
8 9 (8.82%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.88%) VB
10 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (40.20%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (49.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (18.63%) vSphere
2 19 (18.63%) vCloud
3 11 (10.78%) Docker
4 3 (2.94%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.98%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 52 (50.98%) Puppet
2 38 (37.25%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (28.43%) Ansible
4 28 (27.45%) Vagrant
5 26 (25.49%) Nagios
5 26 (25.49%) Graylog
6 20 (19.61%) Salt
7 19 (18.63%) ZABBIX
8 11 (10.78%) Kibana
9 8 (7.84%) logstash
10 6 (5.88%) Foglight
10 6 (5.88%) Capistrano
10 6 (5.88%) Rundeck
11 5 (4.90%) Graphite
12 4 (3.92%) CA Single Sign-On
13 3 (2.94%) Zenoss
13 3 (2.94%) StatsD
14 1 (0.98%) Pingdom
14 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 54 (52.94%) VMware
2 23 (22.55%) Akamai
3 19 (18.63%) Perforce
4 17 (16.67%) AppDynamics
5 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
6 9 (8.82%) Oracle
7 6 (5.88%) Cisco
7 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.88%) NetApp
7 6 (5.88%) EMC
8 4 (3.92%) CA
8 4 (3.92%) Adobe
8 4 (3.92%) Splunk
8 4 (3.92%) Google
9 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
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