Period
to 18 May 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 May 2021 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 527 482 663
Rank change year-on-year -45 +181 -16
Contract jobs citing AppDynamics 90 121 170
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.64% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 71 87
10th Percentile £355 £313 £395
25th Percentile £386 £395 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £430 £525
Median % change year-on-year +16.28% -18.10% -
75th Percentile £575 £539 £631
90th Percentile £600 £575 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £438 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,547 18,788 35,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.73% 42.40% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,055 11,913 22,463
10th Percentile £275 £225 £263
25th Percentile £380 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £465
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%
75th Percentile £581 £571 £572
90th Percentile £675 £674 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £460
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 724 1,114
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £11.00
25th Percentile £13.98 £14.21 £13.00
Median hourly rate £20.70 £18.60 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.29% +0.54% +5.71%
75th Percentile £42.59 £30.00 £36.67
90th Percentile £56.25 £50.00 £49.42
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £18.06
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.23% +6.21%

AppDynamics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AppDynamics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AppDynamics in England

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AppDynamics in England.

Daily rate trend for AppDynamics in England

AppDynamics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AppDynamics in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for AppDynamics in England

AppDynamics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppDynamics within the England region over the 6 months to 18 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 40 £525 +23.53% 6
North of England +22 11 £394 +4.09% 1
North West +8 7 £436 +19.06%
Yorkshire +25 4 £381 -9.23% 1
East of England +11 4 £600 +9.09%
Midlands 0 4 £420 -21.86% 3
West Midlands +1 3 £490 -8.84% 1
South West +34 1 - - 1
South East +3 1 £480 -12.73%
East Midlands - 1 £350 - 2
AppDynamics
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for AppDynamics.

1 67 (74.44%) Splunk
2 58 (64.44%) AWS
3 54 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 50 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 47 (52.22%) Python
6 41 (45.56%) Linux
6 41 (45.56%) DevOps
7 39 (43.33%) Docker
7 39 (43.33%) Microservices
7 39 (43.33%) Kubernetes
8 38 (42.22%) Azure
9 36 (40.00%) Finance
10 35 (38.89%) Java
11 34 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (37.78%) Kafka
12 32 (35.56%) Prometheus
13 31 (34.44%) Perl
14 28 (31.11%) Bash Shell
14 28 (31.11%) Elastic Stack
14 28 (31.11%) Grafana
15 27 (30.00%) Kibana
16 24 (26.67%) JIRA
16 24 (26.67%) SAP
16 24 (26.67%) Google
17 23 (25.56%) Spring
17 23 (25.56%) Infrastructure as Code
17 23 (25.56%) Public Sector
18 22 (24.44%) Telecoms
18 22 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (23.33%) Electronics

AppDynamics
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (14.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (12.22%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (11.11%) JBoss
4 5 (5.56%) Confluence
4 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.33%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.22%) Apache
7 1 (1.11%) Documentum
7 1 (1.11%) Drupal
7 1 (1.11%) Mule
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Magento
1 3 (3.33%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 58 (64.44%) AWS
2 38 (42.22%) Azure
3 21 (23.33%) Amazon EKS
4 11 (12.22%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (11.11%) OpenShift
6 4 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.33%) Attraqt
7 3 (3.33%) SpeedCurve
8 2 (2.22%) Datadog
8 2 (2.22%) GitHub
8 2 (2.22%) IaaS
8 2 (2.22%) PaaS
8 2 (2.22%) SaaS
8 2 (2.22%) Slack
9 1 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.11%) Serverless
9 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) SSL
1 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.11%) DNS
2 1 (1.11%) DSL
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.11%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) DB2
2 10 (11.11%) Hazelcast
3 7 (7.78%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.33%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (3.33%) MySQL
5 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) MS Access
7 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 50 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 24 (26.67%) JIRA
4 12 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (12.22%) Artifactory
6 9 (10.00%) GitLab
6 9 (10.00%) JMeter
6 9 (10.00%) SonarQube
6 9 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 7 (7.78%) Bitbucket Server
8 6 (6.67%) CA Release Automation
9 5 (5.56%) Maven
10 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.33%) LoadRunner
10 3 (3.33%) Subversion
10 3 (3.33%) WebPageTest
11 2 (2.22%) CF BOSH
11 2 (2.22%) Locust
11 2 (2.22%) Selenium
11 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (40.00%) Finance
2 23 (25.56%) Public Sector
3 22 (24.44%) Telecoms
4 21 (23.33%) Electronics
4 21 (23.33%) Manufacturing
4 21 (23.33%) Marketing
5 16 (17.78%) Social Skills
6 13 (14.44%) Banking
7 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.33%) Retail
9 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.11%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (26.67%) Developer
3 19 (21.11%) Java Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Tester
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Non-Functional Tester
9 3 (3.33%) Architect
9 3 (3.33%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.22%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (2.22%) IT Consultant
10 2 (2.22%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.22%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) Kafka
2 28 (31.11%) Elastic Stack
3 23 (25.56%) Spring
4 19 (21.11%) Spring Boot
5 15 (16.67%) REST
6 10 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 10 (11.11%) GraphQL
6 10 (11.11%) Hystrix
6 10 (11.11%) Protocol Buffers
6 10 (11.11%) RxJava
7 7 (7.78%) Web Services
8 5 (5.56%) .NET
9 4 (4.44%) JSON
9 4 (4.44%) Middleware
10 3 (3.33%) RESTful
10 3 (3.33%) SOAP
10 3 (3.33%) XML
11 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.22%) Node.js
12 1 (1.11%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.33%) FMCG
4 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) PKI
5 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.56%) Linux
2 14 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (14.44%) Unix
4 9 (10.00%) Windows
5 3 (3.33%) CentOS
6 2 (2.22%) SUSE
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.11%) AIX
7 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.11%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.56%) DevOps
2 39 (43.33%) Microservices
3 34 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (25.56%) Infrastructure as Code
5 22 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (23.33%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (23.33%) Programme Management
6 21 (23.33%) Visualisation
7 16 (17.78%) Performance Testing
8 13 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (13.33%) Migration
9 12 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 11 (12.22%) Computer Science
10 11 (12.22%) SDLC
11 10 (11.11%) Change Management
11 10 (11.11%) Computer Architecture
11 10 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 10 (11.11%) Functional Programming
11 10 (11.11%) Scrum
11 10 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) Python
2 35 (38.89%) Java
3 31 (34.44%) Perl
4 28 (31.11%) Bash Shell
5 21 (23.33%) Java 8
6 14 (15.56%) SQL
7 9 (10.00%) Kotlin
7 9 (10.00%) PHP
8 6 (6.67%) Go
9 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.33%) AWK
10 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.33%) Ruby
11 1 (1.11%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.11%) C
11 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.11%) Rust
11 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.56%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (12.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PMP
4 1 (1.11%) RHCE
4 1 (1.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (43.33%) Docker
2 10 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.11%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.11%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (43.33%) Kubernetes
2 32 (35.56%) Prometheus
3 28 (31.11%) Grafana
4 27 (30.00%) Kibana
5 21 (23.33%) Consul
5 21 (23.33%) Fluentd
5 21 (23.33%) Istio
5 21 (23.33%) logstash
5 21 (23.33%) Rancher
6 16 (17.78%) Ansible
7 14 (15.56%) Terraform
8 8 (8.89%) Nagios
8 8 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (5.56%) HP SIM
9 5 (5.56%) Icinga
9 5 (5.56%) Opsview
10 4 (4.44%) Puppet
11 2 (2.22%) CA Wily
12 1 (1.11%) SCCM
12 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (74.44%) Splunk
2 24 (26.67%) Google
2 24 (26.67%) SAP
3 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 14 (15.56%) IBM
4 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
5 13 (14.44%) Dynatrace
6 11 (12.22%) MuleSoft
7 10 (11.11%) Oracle
8 7 (7.78%) HP
9 5 (5.56%) New Relic
10 4 (4.44%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.33%) hybris
12 2 (2.22%) BMC
13 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
13 1 (1.11%) CA
13 1 (1.11%) Citrix
13 1 (1.11%) Pega
13 1 (1.11%) Tripwire
13 1 (1.11%) VMware