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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Relic
Rank 572 590 568
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing New Relic 56 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.046% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.10% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 4
Average daily rate
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£480 £400 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £360 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £440 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £424 £525
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -19.23%
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
24962 24573 23789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 44.94% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14721 13575 12861
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 1080 1200
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.89 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 2015.

New Relic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

New Relic
Top 17 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 30 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 +3 56 £480 +20.00% 17
London +15 36 £490 +22.50% 7
Yorkshire - 8 £431 - 4
City of London -7 6 £513 +36.66% 2
East Midlands - 5 £413 -
Merseyside - 5 - -
North West - 5 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £450 -
Nottingham - 5 £413 -
Liverpool - 5 - -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £413 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £275 - 4
Surrey - 2 £493 -
Sheffield - 2 £275 - 3
South East - 2 £493 -
Staines - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £400 -

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 70 (64.22%) Java
1 70 (64.22%) Ruby
2 64 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (48.62%) DevOps
4 50 (45.87%) Git (software)
5 49 (44.95%) JavaScript
5 49 (44.95%) HTML
5 49 (44.95%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (43.12%) QA
7 45 (41.28%) Puppet
8 44 (40.37%) HTML5
8 44 (40.37%) VMware
8 44 (40.37%) Python
8 44 (40.37%) Configuration Management
9 43 (39.45%) CSS
10 40 (36.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (34.86%) TDD
12 37 (33.94%) Jenkins
13 32 (29.36%) OpenStack
14 31 (28.44%) Pair Programming
15 30 (27.52%) Opscode Chef
16 29 (26.61%) Continuous Delivery
17 28 (25.69%) .NET
18 27 (24.77%) PHP
18 27 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (23.85%) Subversion
20 25 (22.94%) Responsive Web Design
20 25 (22.94%) Sinatra
21 24 (22.02%) CSS3
21 24 (22.02%) TeamCity

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 32 (29.36%) OpenStack
2 23 (21.10%) IIS
3 20 (18.35%) Cloud Foundry
4 17 (15.60%) Node.js
5 9 (8.26%) Drupal
6 8 (7.34%) Apache
7 6 (5.50%) JBoss
7 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (5.50%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
9 4 (3.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Confluence
10 3 (2.75%) WordPress
11 1 (0.92%) nginx
11 1 (0.92%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 49 (44.95%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (18.35%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.59%) Google Analytics
4 5 (4.59%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (4.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) Internet
2 11 (10.09%) Firewall
3 5 (4.59%) DNS
4 2 (1.83%) LDAP
4 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.27%) MySQL
3 11 (10.09%) Redis
4 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.59%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.83%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (45.87%) Git (software)
2 37 (33.94%) Jenkins
3 26 (23.85%) Subversion
4 24 (22.02%) TeamCity
5 20 (18.35%) Cucumber
5 20 (18.35%) Capybara
5 20 (18.35%) IntelliJ
6 8 (7.34%) JIRA
6 8 (7.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (4.59%) NeoLoad
7 5 (4.59%) Phing
7 5 (4.59%) Selenium
8 4 (3.67%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.92%) JMeter
10 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (6.42%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Retail
3 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (37.61%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (18.35%) Ruby Developer
4 17 (15.60%) Consultant
5 15 (13.76%) Senior Consultant
6 14 (12.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 14 (12.84%) DevOps Consultant
7 12 (11.01%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Java Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Web Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Web Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Java Web Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Migration Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
12 3 (2.75%) Middleware Consultant
12 3 (2.75%) Senior Developer
13 2 (1.83%) Support Engineer
13 2 (1.83%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.95%) HTML
2 44 (40.37%) HTML5
3 43 (39.45%) CSS
4 28 (25.69%) .NET
5 25 (22.94%) Sinatra
6 24 (22.02%) CSS3
7 20 (18.35%) Sass
7 20 (18.35%) Web Services
8 13 (11.93%) LAMP
9 12 (11.01%) XML
9 12 (11.01%) XSL
9 12 (11.01%) Scalatra
10 9 (8.26%) Middleware
11 8 (7.34%) AngularJS
12 7 (6.42%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (6.42%) jQuery
13 6 (5.50%) REST
14 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (3.67%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.50%) User Experience
4 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.75%) PKI
5 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Windows
2 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (12.84%) Linux
4 7 (6.42%) CentOS
4 7 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (5.50%) Windows 2000
5 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.50%) UNIX
6 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (48.62%) DevOps
3 44 (40.37%) Configuration Management
4 38 (34.86%) TDD
5 31 (28.44%) Pair Programming
6 29 (26.61%) Continuous Delivery
7 27 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (22.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (22.02%) Scrum
10 22 (20.18%) SOA
10 22 (20.18%) Mentoring
11 20 (18.35%) Web Design
12 19 (17.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (16.51%) Kanban
13 18 (16.51%) Open Source
14 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
15 16 (14.68%) Load Balancing
15 16 (14.68%) MVC
16 13 (11.93%) Automated Testing
17 12 (11.01%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.22%) Java
1 70 (64.22%) Ruby
2 49 (44.95%) JavaScript
3 44 (40.37%) Python
4 27 (24.77%) PHP
5 23 (21.10%) Perl
6 13 (11.93%) SQL
7 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.50%) VB
9 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (43.12%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (36.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.68%) vSphere
2 16 (14.68%) vCloud
3 11 (10.09%) Docker
4 3 (2.75%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 45 (41.28%) Puppet
2 30 (27.52%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (21.10%) Ansible
3 23 (21.10%) Graylog
4 22 (20.18%) Vagrant
4 22 (20.18%) Nagios
5 16 (14.68%) ZABBIX
6 14 (12.84%) Salt
7 11 (10.09%) Kibana
8 10 (9.17%) Capistrano
9 8 (7.34%) logstash
10 7 (6.42%) Pingdom
11 6 (5.50%) Graphite
11 6 (5.50%) Rundeck
11 6 (5.50%) Zenoss
11 6 (5.50%) Foglight
12 5 (4.59%) CA Single Sign-On
13 3 (2.75%) StatsD
14 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (40.37%) VMware
2 20 (18.35%) Akamai
3 16 (14.68%) Perforce
4 15 (13.76%) AppDynamics
5 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
6 10 (9.17%) Red Hat
7 9 (8.26%) Oracle
8 6 (5.50%) Cisco
8 6 (5.50%) NetApp
8 6 (5.50%) EMC
9 5 (4.59%) CA
9 5 (4.59%) Splunk
9 5 (4.59%) Google
10 4 (3.67%) Adobe
11 3 (2.75%) Atlassian
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