Period
to 5 December 2020

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 5 December 2020 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
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 348 666 660
Rank change year-on-year +318 -6 -53
Contract jobs citing AppDynamics 183 90 224
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 0.28% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 59 156
Median daily rate £475 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £250 £392 £406
90th Percentile £600 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 13,434 32,074 40,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.45% 42.95% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,137 20,237 25,140
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - -
10th Percentile £250 £230 £255
90th Percentile £656 £643 £638
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 564 1,276 1,499
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% +8.57% +0.40%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £10.79
90th Percentile £57.17 £53.00 £47.36
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +84.21% +8.57% +0.40%

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 5 December 2020.

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 5 December 2020. 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 +223 91 £475 +0.53% 9
North of England +140 65 £485 -3.00% 1
Yorkshire +95 61 £463 -11.90% 1
East of England +82 10 £475 -26.92% 1
North West +71 4 £495 +65.00%
Midlands - 4 £270 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £270 - 1
South East +146 2 £360 -31.43% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
AppDynamics
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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.

1 142 (77.60%) Splunk
2 135 (73.77%) Jenkins
3 121 (66.12%) Git (software)
4 117 (63.93%) Java
5 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (59.56%) AWS
7 103 (56.28%) JIRA
8 92 (50.27%) Python
9 89 (48.63%) Mobile App
10 87 (47.54%) Scrum
11 83 (45.36%) Spring
11 83 (45.36%) Spring Boot
12 73 (39.89%) Kotlin
12 73 (39.89%) Cloud Foundry
13 72 (39.34%) DevOps
14 70 (38.25%) Confluence
14 70 (38.25%) Kanban
15 69 (37.70%) Slack
16 68 (37.16%) Test Automation
17 67 (36.61%) Java 8
18 63 (34.43%) Sonatype Nexus
18 63 (34.43%) GitHub
19 62 (33.88%) Maven
20 60 (32.79%) REST
21 58 (31.69%) Performance Testing
21 58 (31.69%) JSON
22 56 (30.60%) Node.js
23 52 (28.42%) Prometheus
24 49 (26.78%) Android
25 48 (26.23%) Finance

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 73 (39.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 70 (38.25%) Confluence
3 41 (22.40%) Mule
4 15 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.19%) JBoss
5 4 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.09%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.09%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.55%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Fredhopper
1 2 (1.09%) Magento
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 109 (59.56%) AWS
2 69 (37.70%) Slack
3 63 (34.43%) GitHub
4 29 (15.85%) PaaS
5 28 (15.30%) IaaS
6 22 (12.02%) GCP
7 21 (11.48%) Azure
8 15 (8.20%) Amazon EKS
9 13 (7.10%) npm
10 4 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.64%) Serverless
12 2 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (1.09%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (1.09%) SpeedCurve
12 2 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.11%) Firewall
2 21 (11.48%) SSL
2 21 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 16 (8.74%) DNS
3 16 (8.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (2.73%) BGP
4 5 (2.73%) MPLS
4 5 (2.73%) SNMP
5 1 (0.55%) DSL
5 1 (0.55%) HTTP
5 1 (0.55%) Skype
5 1 (0.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.01%) Data Mining
2 10 (5.46%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.46%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (4.37%) Neo4j
5 6 (3.28%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.73%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.09%) DB2
8 2 (1.09%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (1.09%) MySQL
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.55%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 135 (73.77%) Jenkins
2 121 (66.12%) Git (software)
3 103 (56.28%) JIRA
4 63 (34.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 62 (33.88%) Maven
6 46 (25.14%) Xcode
7 43 (23.50%) Android Studio
8 41 (22.40%) Mockito
9 40 (21.86%) JUnit
10 39 (21.31%) CocoaPods
11 26 (14.21%) IntelliJ
12 21 (11.48%) JMeter
13 19 (10.38%) GitLab
14 15 (8.20%) Artifactory
14 15 (8.20%) NeoLoad
14 15 (8.20%) Selenium
15 12 (6.56%) LoadUI
16 11 (6.01%) eggPlant
17 9 (4.92%) Vagrant
18 6 (3.28%) Gradle
General
1 48 (26.23%) Finance
2 26 (14.21%) Banking
3 15 (8.20%) Public Sector
4 14 (7.65%) Telecoms
5 13 (7.10%) Electronics
5 13 (7.10%) Manufacturing
5 13 (7.10%) Marketing
6 3 (1.64%) Retail
7 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (19.67%) Developer
2 24 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (7.65%) iOS Developer
4 12 (6.56%) Senior DevOps
5 10 (5.46%) Performance Engineer
6 9 (4.92%) Java Engineer
6 9 (4.92%) Mobile Engineer
6 9 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (4.92%) Test Engineer
7 8 (4.37%) Lead Developer
7 8 (4.37%) Performance Test Engineer
8 7 (3.83%) Monitoring Engineer
9 6 (3.28%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.28%) Tester
10 5 (2.73%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.19%) Android Developer
11 4 (2.19%) Automation Tester
11 4 (2.19%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (45.36%) Spring
1 83 (45.36%) Spring Boot
2 60 (32.79%) REST
3 58 (31.69%) JSON
4 56 (30.60%) Node.js
5 43 (23.50%) React
6 40 (21.86%) WireMock
7 34 (18.58%) Elastic Stack
8 25 (13.66%) Hystrix
8 25 (13.66%) RxJava
9 24 (13.11%) Kafka
10 14 (7.65%) Enzyme
10 14 (7.65%) Jest
10 14 (7.65%) Redux
11 12 (6.56%) Express
12 6 (3.28%) OAuth
13 5 (2.73%) CORBA
14 4 (2.19%) OpenID
14 4 (2.19%) SAML
15 3 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 89 (48.63%) Mobile App
2 23 (12.57%) User Experience
3 14 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.64%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.09%) FMCG
6 2 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.78%) Android
2 46 (25.14%) Apple iOS
3 43 (23.50%) Linux
4 16 (8.74%) Windows
5 11 (6.01%) Unix
6 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) CentOS
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (47.54%) Scrum
3 72 (39.34%) DevOps
4 70 (38.25%) Kanban
5 68 (37.16%) Test Automation
6 58 (31.69%) Performance Testing
7 48 (26.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 45 (24.59%) Microservices
9 43 (23.50%) Android Development
10 42 (22.95%) Pair Programming
11 40 (21.86%) iOS Development
12 33 (18.03%) SDLC
13 31 (16.94%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 28 (15.30%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (13.66%) Data Engineering
16 25 (13.66%) Functional Programming
17 21 (11.48%) Incident Management
17 21 (11.48%) Lean UX
17 21 (11.48%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 117 (63.93%) Java
2 92 (50.27%) Python
3 73 (39.89%) Kotlin
4 67 (36.61%) Java 8
5 46 (25.14%) Apple Swift
6 25 (13.66%) Perl
7 24 (13.11%) Bash Shell
8 20 (10.93%) SQL
9 15 (8.20%) PHP
10 13 (7.10%) ES6
11 8 (4.37%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.28%) Go
13 5 (2.73%) JavaScript
14 4 (2.19%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.09%) AWK
15 2 (1.09%) Ruby
16 1 (0.55%) C
16 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (9.84%) SC Cleared
1 18 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.19%) Degree
3 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) NIST
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (22.40%) Docker
2 4 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.55%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 52 (28.42%) Prometheus
2 36 (19.67%) Ansible
2 36 (19.67%) Kubernetes
3 22 (12.02%) Terraform
4 20 (10.93%) Grafana
5 19 (10.38%) Kibana
6 15 (8.20%) Istio
6 15 (8.20%) logstash
7 14 (7.65%) Consul
7 14 (7.65%) Rancher
8 12 (6.56%) Fluentd
8 12 (6.56%) ZABBIX
9 11 (6.01%) SCOM
10 8 (4.37%) HP SIM
10 8 (4.37%) Icinga
10 8 (4.37%) Nagios
10 8 (4.37%) Netcool
10 8 (4.37%) Opsview
11 6 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 142 (77.60%) Splunk
2 27 (14.75%) MuleSoft
3 26 (14.21%) Dynatrace
4 21 (11.48%) F5
5 19 (10.38%) New Relic
6 15 (8.20%) SAP
7 13 (7.10%) Blue Coat
8 12 (6.56%) SolarWinds
9 11 (6.01%) ServiceNow
10 9 (4.92%) Google
11 8 (4.37%) HP
11 8 (4.37%) SevOne
12 6 (3.28%) Oracle
13 4 (2.19%) ForgeRock
13 4 (2.19%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.64%) PagerDuty
15 2 (1.09%) hybris
15 2 (1.09%) IBM
15 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
15 2 (1.09%) Moogsoft