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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Relic
Rank 584 568 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing New Relic 38 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.030% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.065% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 0
Average daily rate
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£445 £470 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-20.95% -
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
26368 24697 27463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.99% 46.71% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14920 13807 13970
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1097 1359
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.34 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 2014.

New Relic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

New Relic
Top 16 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 15 September 2014. 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
England +24 36 £445 -1.11% 9
London +32 34 £445 -1.11% 7
City of London +33 6 £375 -23.46% 2
Suffolk - 2 £415 -
East of England - 2 £415 -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 42 (66.67%) Ruby
2 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (63.49%) Puppet
4 38 (60.32%) DevOps
5 36 (57.14%) Nagios
6 31 (49.21%) Java
6 31 (49.21%) Python
7 28 (44.44%) Scrum
8 26 (41.27%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
10 24 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (38.10%) Web Services
11 23 (36.51%) LAMP
12 21 (33.33%) VMware
12 21 (33.33%) Linux
12 21 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
12 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
13 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (28.57%) Apache
14 18 (28.57%) MySQL
15 17 (26.98%) PHP
15 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
15 17 (26.98%) Kanban
16 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
16 16 (25.40%) Perl
17 15 (23.81%) HTML
17 15 (23.81%) Tomcat
17 15 (23.81%) HTML5
18 14 (22.22%) Amazon S3
18 14 (22.22%) CSS

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 18 (28.57%) Apache
2 15 (23.81%) Tomcat
3 13 (20.63%) OpenStack
4 10 (15.87%) Node.js
5 9 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (4.76%) nginx
7 2 (3.17%) IIS
7 2 (3.17%) Jetty
8 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (11.11%) ElastiCache
5 7 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (6.35%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) DAB
2 2 (3.17%) SNMP
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.11%) Redis
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
2 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (17.46%) IntelliJ
4 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
5 9 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 9 (14.29%) Capybara
6 7 (11.11%) Subversion
7 6 (9.52%) Maven
7 6 (9.52%) JIRA
8 4 (6.35%) Hudson
9 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
9 2 (3.17%) Mockito
9 2 (3.17%) JMeter
9 2 (3.17%) JUnit
9 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.59%) NUnit
10 1 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (1.59%) Moq
10 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Publishing
2 2 (3.17%) Games
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Consultant
4 10 (15.87%) Ruby Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Consultant
4 10 (15.87%) DevOps Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.59%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.59%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) Web Services
2 23 (36.51%) LAMP
3 15 (23.81%) HTML
3 15 (23.81%) HTML5
4 14 (22.22%) CSS
5 12 (19.05%) CSS3
6 10 (15.87%) Sinatra
7 9 (14.29%) RESTful
7 9 (14.29%) Sass
8 8 (12.70%) XML
8 8 (12.70%) JSON
9 6 (9.52%) Symfony
9 6 (9.52%) Memcached
10 5 (7.94%) .NET
11 4 (6.35%) REST
12 3 (4.76%) jQuery
12 3 (4.76%) Ajax
13 2 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (3.17%) Spring MVC
13 2 (3.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Open Source
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) UNIX
3 6 (9.52%) CentOS
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.35%) Windows
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (60.32%) DevOps
3 28 (44.44%) Scrum
4 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
4 17 (26.98%) Kanban
5 13 (20.63%) TDD
6 11 (17.46%) Release Management
7 9 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (14.29%) Web Design
7 9 (14.29%) MVC
7 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) OO
9 6 (9.52%) Pair Programming
9 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (7.94%) OO PHP
10 5 (7.94%) SOA
11 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) Ruby
2 31 (49.21%) Python
2 31 (49.21%) Java
3 17 (26.98%) PHP
4 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.40%) Perl
5 2 (3.17%) SQL
5 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) vCloud
3 2 (3.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 40 (63.49%) Puppet
2 36 (57.14%) Nagios
3 26 (41.27%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (19.05%) Ansible
4 12 (19.05%) Salt
5 10 (15.87%) ZABBIX
5 10 (15.87%) Vagrant
6 9 (14.29%) Graylog2
7 2 (3.17%) logstash
7 2 (3.17%) Capistrano
7 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) VMware
2 9 (14.29%) Akamai
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle
4 6 (9.52%) Rackspace
5 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.76%) Perforce
7 2 (3.17%) Google
7 2 (3.17%) SaltStack
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago