Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of AppDynamics products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AppDynamics over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 AppDynamics, Inc.

AppDynamics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 237 228
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +45
Contract jobs citing AppDynamics 18 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.38% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 10
City of London median daily rate £525 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -18.92% -11.90%
10th Percentile £465 £324 £411
90th Percentile £575 £416 £550
Central London median daily rate £525 £375 £463
% change year-on-year +40.00% -18.92% -11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

AppDynamics is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,641 2,636 2,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.10% 38.44% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,966 1,978 2,163
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £228 £275 £275
90th Percentile £663 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 49 41
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +10.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.45 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.90 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.35 £17.75
% change year-on-year +2.75% +3.35% +1.43%

AppDynamics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AppDynamics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AppDynamics in the City of London

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AppDynamics in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AppDynamics in the City of London

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AppDynamics in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AppDynamics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AppDynamics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for AppDynamics.

1 16 (88.89%) Java
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Splunk
3 11 (61.11%) Docker
3 11 (61.11%) DevOps
3 11 (61.11%) Kubernetes
4 10 (55.56%) Microservices
5 9 (50.00%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (50.00%) RESTful
5 9 (50.00%) Unix
5 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (44.44%) TDD
7 7 (38.89%) Banking
7 7 (38.89%) Scala
7 7 (38.89%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (38.89%) Couchbase
7 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
7 7 (38.89%) High Availability
7 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
8 6 (33.33%) BDD
8 6 (33.33%) PaaS
8 6 (33.33%) JUnit
8 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 6 (33.33%) Kanban
8 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
9 5 (27.78%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (27.78%) Grafana
9 5 (27.78%) Dropwizard

AppDynamics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
5 1 (5.56%) Confluence
5 1 (5.56%) Mule
5 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) PaaS
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (16.67%) GitHub
4 3 (16.67%) IaaS
4 3 (16.67%) OpenShift
5 2 (11.11%) Datadog
5 2 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (5.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Couchbase
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospike
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.11%) Hazelcast
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) IntelliJ
3 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (27.78%) Mockito
4 4 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 3 (16.67%) IBM UrbanCode
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (11.11%) Artifactory
6 2 (11.11%) Gatling
6 2 (11.11%) JIRA
6 2 (11.11%) JMeter
6 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 2 (11.11%) Maven
6 2 (11.11%) NeoLoad
6 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
6 2 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) RESTful
1 9 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 5 (27.78%) Dropwizard
3 5 (27.78%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (16.67%) SAML
4 3 (16.67%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (11.11%) Java EE
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) LDAP
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) Vert.x
6 1 (5.56%) Chai
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) Jest
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) React
6 1 (5.56%) Redux
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
3 10 (55.56%) Microservices
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) High Availability
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) Kanban
8 5 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
8 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 4 (22.22%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) Analytics
10 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
11 2 (11.11%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Scala
3 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 5 (27.78%) Groovy
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Java 8
6 2 (11.11%) Go
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (27.78%) Grafana
2 5 (27.78%) Kibana
2 5 (27.78%) logstash
3 4 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (11.11%) Ansible
4 2 (11.11%) Consul
4 2 (11.11%) Nagios
4 2 (11.11%) Prometheus
4 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Splunk
2 5 (27.78%) New Relic
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Google
4 3 (16.67%) MuleSoft
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Micro Focus
5 2 (11.11%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat