The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Relic
Rank 555 558 586
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Contract jobs citing New Relic 25 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.022% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.046% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £419 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +52.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24568 24017 27034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.11% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13640 13020 13682
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1070 1195 1387
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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
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 23 July 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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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 +1 24 £400 -3.03% 7
London +14 21 £400 -3.03% 7
City of London - 5 £388 - 2
East of England - 2 £415 -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (78.05%) Ruby
2 31 (75.61%) Nagios
2 31 (75.61%) Puppet
3 27 (65.85%) DevOps
4 23 (56.10%) Python
5 19 (46.34%) Java
5 19 (46.34%) Web Services
5 19 (46.34%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
6 18 (43.90%) Apache
7 17 (41.46%) LAMP
8 16 (39.02%) Scrum
8 16 (39.02%) MySQL
8 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (34.15%) Kanban
9 14 (34.15%) Perl
10 13 (31.71%) Amazon S3
11 12 (29.27%) Linux
12 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
12 11 (26.83%) Release Management
13 10 (24.39%) VMware
13 10 (24.39%) PHP
13 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
13 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
14 9 (21.95%) QA
14 9 (21.95%) HTML5
14 9 (21.95%) Ansible
14 9 (21.95%) HTML

New Relic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (43.90%) Apache
2 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
3 8 (19.51%) Node.js
4 6 (14.63%) OpenStack
5 4 (9.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) WordPress
6 1 (2.44%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 19 (46.34%) Amazon EC2
1 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (31.71%) Amazon S3
3 7 (17.07%) ElastiCache
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (9.76%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (4.88%) GitHub
7 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) SNMP
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) MySQL
2 7 (17.07%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (9.76%) Redis
4 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
2 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.76%) Capybara
4 4 (9.76%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) DevOps Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (2.44%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) Web Services
2 17 (41.46%) LAMP
3 9 (21.95%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) HTML5
4 8 (19.51%) CSS
5 6 (14.63%) XML
5 6 (14.63%) Sinatra
5 6 (14.63%) CSS3
6 4 (9.76%) Sass
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (9.76%) JSON
7 2 (4.88%) Symfony
7 2 (4.88%) jQuery
7 2 (4.88%) RESTful
7 2 (4.88%) XSL
7 2 (4.88%) Scalatra
7 2 (4.88%) Memcached
8 1 (2.44%) REST
8 1 (2.44%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) Online Games
2 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) DevOps
2 16 (39.02%) Scrum
3 14 (34.15%) Kanban
4 11 (26.83%) Release Management
5 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
5 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.63%) TDD
5 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) Pair Programming
7 4 (9.76%) MVC
7 4 (9.76%) Web Design
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (9.76%) Build Automation
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.88%) ERD
8 2 (4.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Ruby
2 23 (56.10%) Python
3 19 (46.34%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) Perl
5 10 (24.39%) PHP
5 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) AWK
6 2 (4.88%) sed
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) vCloud
3 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (75.61%) Nagios
1 31 (75.61%) Puppet
2 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (21.95%) Ansible
4 7 (17.07%) Salt
5 6 (14.63%) Vagrant
5 6 (14.63%) ZABBIX
6 4 (9.76%) Graylog2
7 2 (4.88%) Opsview
7 2 (4.88%) Cacti
7 2 (4.88%) Munin
8 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) VMware
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) Akamai
3 4 (9.76%) Rackspace
4 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.44%) F5
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