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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Relic
Rank 568 583 588
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing New Relic 62 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.058% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.13% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 4
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£475 £433 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.82% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £380 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £478 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £415 £525
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -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
25534 25780 24676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.60% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15145 14434 13654
Average daily rate £400 £382 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1118 1116
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 September 2015.

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 3 September 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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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 +20 61 £475 +9.82% 18
London +5 42 £490 +13.29% 15
City of London +15 7 £500 +33.33% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £413 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £413 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £413 -
North West - 5 - -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £413 -
Liverpool - 5 - -
Merseyside - 5 - -
Nottingham - 5 £413 -
Sheffield - 3 £425 - 1
Rotherham - 2 £300 -
Surrey - 2 £493 - 1
South East - 2 £493 - 2
Staines - 1 - -

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 65 (58.04%) Java
2 61 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (49.11%) JavaScript
4 53 (47.32%) Ruby
4 53 (47.32%) DevOps
5 52 (46.43%) HTML
6 47 (41.96%) HTML5
7 46 (41.07%) CSS
8 45 (40.18%) QA
9 40 (35.71%) TDD
9 40 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
10 39 (34.82%) Git (software)
11 38 (33.93%) Python
12 36 (32.14%) Puppet
13 35 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (29.46%) Pair Programming
14 33 (29.46%) Configuration Management
14 33 (29.46%) Continuous Delivery
15 30 (26.79%) Jenkins
15 30 (26.79%) Web Services
15 30 (26.79%) Scrum
16 28 (25.00%) Kanban
16 28 (25.00%) .NET
17 27 (24.11%) MVC
17 27 (24.11%) VMware
18 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (23.21%) SOA
19 24 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
20 23 (20.54%) Scalatra
20 23 (20.54%) Web Development

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (19.64%) IIS
2 21 (18.75%) OpenStack
3 13 (11.61%) Node.js
4 12 (10.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (8.04%) JBoss
5 9 (8.04%) Apache
5 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.04%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (7.14%) Drupal
7 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
8 6 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.68%) Confluence
9 3 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 40 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (16.07%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 7 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (4.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (4.46%) Google Analytics
6 4 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.89%) SaaS
7 1 (0.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) Firewall
2 6 (5.36%) Internet
3 5 (4.46%) DNS
4 2 (1.79%) LDAP
4 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.64%) MySQL
2 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.93%) Redis
4 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (4.46%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.79%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (34.82%) Git (software)
2 30 (26.79%) Jenkins
3 20 (17.86%) Subversion
4 19 (16.96%) TeamCity
5 17 (15.18%) IntelliJ
6 12 (10.71%) Capybara
6 12 (10.71%) Cucumber
7 11 (9.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (7.14%) JIRA
9 6 (5.36%) Selenium
10 5 (4.46%) Gradle
10 5 (4.46%) NeoLoad
10 5 (4.46%) Phing
11 4 (3.57%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.89%) JMeter
14 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Publishing
2 2 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (0.89%) Legal
3 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (40.18%) Developer
2 27 (24.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (16.07%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.39%) Consultant
5 13 (11.61%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Java Web Developer
6 12 (10.71%) Ruby Developer
6 12 (10.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (9.82%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (9.82%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.93%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (8.93%) DevOps Consultant
8 10 (8.93%) Web Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Migration Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.68%) Middleware Consultant
12 3 (2.68%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.43%) HTML
2 47 (41.96%) HTML5
3 46 (41.07%) CSS
4 30 (26.79%) Web Services
5 28 (25.00%) .NET
6 23 (20.54%) Scalatra
7 18 (16.07%) XML
7 18 (16.07%) XSL
8 17 (15.18%) Sinatra
8 17 (15.18%) CSS3
9 13 (11.61%) Sass
10 12 (10.71%) LAMP
11 11 (9.82%) Middleware
12 8 (7.14%) jQuery
13 7 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.46%) REST
15 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Management Information System
1 10 (8.93%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (5.36%) User Experience
3 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.75%) Windows
2 20 (17.86%) Linux
3 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.04%) Windows 2000
5 9 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (5.36%) UNIX
8 4 (3.57%) CentOS
9 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.32%) DevOps
3 40 (35.71%) TDD
4 35 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (29.46%) Pair Programming
5 33 (29.46%) Configuration Management
5 33 (29.46%) Continuous Delivery
6 30 (26.79%) Scrum
7 28 (25.00%) Kanban
8 27 (24.11%) MVC
9 26 (23.21%) SOA
10 23 (20.54%) Automated Testing
10 23 (20.54%) Web Development
11 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
12 18 (16.07%) Mentoring
13 17 (15.18%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (11.61%) ITIL
15 12 (10.71%) Web Design
15 12 (10.71%) Load Balancing
16 11 (9.82%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 65 (58.04%) Java
2 55 (49.11%) JavaScript
3 53 (47.32%) Ruby
4 38 (33.93%) Python
5 22 (19.64%) Perl
6 19 (16.96%) PHP
7 15 (13.39%) SQL
8 13 (11.61%) PowerShell
9 9 (8.04%) VB
10 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.57%) C#
12 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (40.18%) QA
System Software
1 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.93%) vSphere
2 10 (8.93%) vCloud
2 10 (8.93%) Docker
3 3 (2.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 36 (32.14%) Puppet
2 24 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (19.64%) Nagios
4 19 (16.96%) Ansible
5 18 (16.07%) Vagrant
6 15 (13.39%) Graylog
7 10 (8.93%) Pingdom
7 10 (8.93%) Salt
7 10 (8.93%) Kibana
7 10 (8.93%) ZABBIX
7 10 (8.93%) Capistrano
8 9 (8.04%) Foglight
9 8 (7.14%) logstash
10 6 (5.36%) Graphite
11 5 (4.46%) Rundeck
11 5 (4.46%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (4.46%) Zenoss
12 3 (2.68%) StatsD
13 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) VMware
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.61%) Akamai
4 12 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 11 (9.82%) Oracle
6 10 (8.93%) Perforce
6 10 (8.93%) AppDynamics
7 9 (8.04%) NetApp
7 9 (8.04%) Cisco
7 9 (8.04%) EMC
8 6 (5.36%) Google
9 5 (4.46%) Splunk
9 5 (4.46%) CA
10 3 (2.68%) Adobe
10 3 (2.68%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.89%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.89%) Remedy
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
The Creative Emporium
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago