Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 228 229
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +64
Contract jobs citing AppDynamics 19 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.47% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 8
City of London median daily rate £550 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -12.82% -7.14%
10th Percentile £475 £413 £409
90th Percentile £622 £481 £550
Central London median daily rate £550 £425 £488
% change year-on-year +29.41% -12.82% -2.50%
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 2,666 2,570 2,827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.17% 39.19% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,966 1,867 2,171
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £267 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 44 34
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.24% -10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.51 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.10 £33.50 £34.18
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £18.73
% change year-on-year +13.24% -9.21% +7.00%

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 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AppDynamics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 15 (78.95%) Splunk
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Spring
3 12 (63.16%) DevOps
4 10 (52.63%) Kubernetes
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (47.37%) Docker
6 8 (42.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
6 8 (42.11%) BDD
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) Microservices
7 7 (36.84%) Unix
7 7 (36.84%) Banking
7 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
8 6 (31.58%) Kanban
8 6 (31.58%) Puppet
8 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
8 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
8 6 (31.58%) New Relic
8 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
8 6 (31.58%) JUnit
8 6 (31.58%) Kibana
9 5 (26.32%) Spring Boot
9 5 (26.32%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (26.32%) Dropwizard
9 5 (26.32%) Grafana

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 8 (42.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.53%) Confluence
4 1 (5.26%) Anypoint
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Jetty
4 1 (5.26%) Mongrel
4 1 (5.26%) Mule
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) GitHub
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.53%) npm
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.26%) IaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Slack
4 1 (5.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Couchbase
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
2 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 6 (31.58%) JUnit
3 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
4 5 (26.32%) IntelliJ
4 5 (26.32%) JIRA
4 5 (26.32%) Mockito
5 4 (21.05%) Maven
5 4 (21.05%) Selenium
6 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (10.53%) JMeter
7 2 (10.53%) Liquibase
7 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
8 1 (5.26%) Babel
8 1 (5.26%) Gradle
8 1 (5.26%) Mocha
8 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
8 1 (5.26%) NeoLoad
8 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Spring
2 5 (26.32%) Dropwizard
2 5 (26.32%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (26.32%) RESTful
2 5 (26.32%) Spring Boot
3 4 (21.05%) Node.js
4 3 (15.79%) SAML
4 3 (15.79%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
6 1 (5.26%) Chai
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Jest
6 1 (5.26%) JRuby
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (5.26%) React
6 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) DevOps
3 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) BDD
4 8 (42.11%) Microservices
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Kanban
6 5 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (26.32%) High Availability
6 5 (26.32%) Pair Programming
6 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (10.53%) MVC
9 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) Groovy
3 5 (26.32%) Scala
3 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Java 8
5 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) ES6
6 1 (5.26%) Go
6 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Kubernetes
2 6 (31.58%) Kibana
2 6 (31.58%) Puppet
3 5 (26.32%) Grafana
3 5 (26.32%) logstash
4 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (10.53%) Ansible
5 2 (10.53%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (5.26%) Graylog
6 1 (5.26%) Nagios
6 1 (5.26%) Salt
6 1 (5.26%) SCOM
6 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Splunk
2 6 (31.58%) New Relic
3 4 (21.05%) MuleSoft
4 2 (10.53%) Dynatrace
4 2 (10.53%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Perforce
5 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat