Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 692 650 593
Rank change year-on-year -42 -57 +105
Contract jobs citing AppDynamics 92 232 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.58% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 152 152
England median daily rate £525 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £424 £400 £375
90th Percentile £650 £618 £625
UK median daily rate £525 £518 £538
% change year-on-year +1.45% -3.72% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 33,012 40,220 40,631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.42% 42.32% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,901 25,255 25,440
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,285 1,518 1,364
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.66
90th Percentile £53.17 £47.00 £45.48
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.48
% change year-on-year +11.43% +0.11% +5.94%

AppDynamics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for AppDynamics in England

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AppDynamics in England

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AppDynamics in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor 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 16 November 2019. 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
North of England +66 36 £525 -0.94% 1
London -57 32 £498 -9.55% 16
Yorkshire +58 26 £525 -
South East +44 11 £563 +100.00% 5
North West +27 10 £438 -17.45% 1
East of England +32 8 £650 +18.18% 1
South West -8 5 £500 -9.09%
Midlands +22 1 - - 3
East Midlands +21 1 - - 2
AppDynamics
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 55 (59.78%) Splunk
2 52 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (55.43%) Java
4 43 (46.74%) Jenkins
5 41 (44.57%) DevOps
6 40 (43.48%) JIRA
6 40 (43.48%) Git (software)
7 39 (42.39%) AWS
8 37 (40.22%) Confluence
9 30 (32.61%) Node.js
10 27 (29.35%) Ansible
10 27 (29.35%) Maven
11 26 (28.26%) Spring
12 25 (27.17%) Scrum
12 25 (27.17%) Spring Boot
13 24 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
13 24 (26.09%) Kanban
13 24 (26.09%) Docker
14 23 (25.00%) GitHub
14 23 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 22 (23.91%) JSON
15 22 (23.91%) REST
15 22 (23.91%) Finance
16 21 (22.83%) Linux
16 21 (22.83%) Slack
17 19 (20.65%) Azure
17 19 (20.65%) Terraform
18 18 (19.57%) Windows
19 16 (17.39%) Selenium
19 16 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry

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 37 (40.22%) Confluence
2 16 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (13.04%) Mule
4 5 (5.43%) Apache
4 5 (5.43%) IIS
5 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.09%) Jetty
8 1 (1.09%) Mongrel
8 1 (1.09%) nginx
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 39 (42.39%) AWS
2 23 (25.00%) GitHub
3 21 (22.83%) Slack
4 19 (20.65%) Azure
5 11 (11.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 11 (11.96%) OpenShift
6 10 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (10.87%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (10.87%) npm
7 8 (8.70%) Amazon S3
7 8 (8.70%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (8.70%) Datadog
7 8 (8.70%) Serverless
8 6 (6.52%) Amazon EKS
8 6 (6.52%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (6.52%) AWS CodePipeline
8 6 (6.52%) IaaS
8 6 (6.52%) SaaS
8 6 (6.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (5.43%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Firewall
2 6 (6.52%) Wireshark
3 4 (4.35%) DNS
4 3 (3.26%) Network Security
5 2 (2.17%) HTTP
5 2 (2.17%) Internet
5 2 (2.17%) VLAN
5 2 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) 3G
6 1 (1.09%) 4G
6 1 (1.09%) DHCP
6 1 (1.09%) DWDM
6 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.09%) IPsec
6 1 (1.09%) LAN
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
6 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.09%) WAN
6 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon Athena
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.35%) Data Lake
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.09%) DB2
6 1 (1.09%) Endeca
6 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (46.74%) Jenkins
2 40 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 40 (43.48%) JIRA
3 27 (29.35%) Maven
4 24 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (17.39%) Selenium
6 12 (13.04%) JUnit
7 11 (11.96%) Mockito
8 9 (9.78%) Xcode
9 7 (7.61%) Bitbucket
9 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
10 6 (6.52%) IBM UrbanCode
10 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (4.35%) GitLab
12 3 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
12 3 (3.26%) Gradle
12 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (3.26%) Subversion
12 3 (3.26%) Zephyr
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 15 (16.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.17%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Developer
3 15 (16.30%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Platform Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (9.78%) Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) iOS Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Android Developer
9 5 (5.43%) DevOps Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (5.43%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (5.43%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Site Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Java Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.61%) Node.js
2 26 (28.26%) Spring
3 25 (27.17%) Spring Boot
4 22 (23.91%) JSON
4 22 (23.91%) REST
5 12 (13.04%) React
6 11 (11.96%) Enzyme
6 11 (11.96%) Jest
6 11 (11.96%) Redux
6 11 (11.96%) WireMock
7 10 (10.87%) Express
8 8 (8.70%) .NET
9 5 (5.43%) Lambda Expressions
10 4 (4.35%) J2EE
11 3 (3.26%) Hystrix
11 3 (3.26%) RxJava
11 3 (3.26%) RxSwift
12 2 (2.17%) CSS
12 2 (2.17%) HTML
13 1 (1.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.96%) User Experience
3 6 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (6.52%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Blog
5 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 18 (19.57%) Windows
3 10 (10.87%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.70%) Android
5 7 (7.61%) Unix
6 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.17%) CentOS
9 1 (1.09%) AIX
9 1 (1.09%) Debian
9 1 (1.09%) Fedora
9 1 (1.09%) Solaris
9 1 (1.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.57%) DevOps
3 25 (27.17%) Scrum
4 24 (26.09%) Kanban
5 23 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (11.96%) ITIL
7 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
8 10 (10.87%) iOS Development
8 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.87%) Microservices
8 10 (10.87%) Pair Programming
8 10 (10.87%) Risk Management
8 10 (10.87%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 10 (10.87%) Technical Leadership
9 9 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.78%) Release Management
10 8 (8.70%) Analytics
10 8 (8.70%) Android Development
10 8 (8.70%) Log Aggregation
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) Java
2 15 (16.30%) Java 8
2 15 (16.30%) Python
3 12 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
5 10 (10.87%) ES6
6 9 (9.78%) Apple Swift
7 8 (8.70%) Ruby
7 8 (8.70%) SQL
8 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.26%) Groovy
9 3 (3.26%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.26%) PHP
9 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (2.17%) Perl
11 1 (1.09%) C#
11 1 (1.09%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) AWS Certification
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) CCDP
2 1 (1.09%) CCNA
2 1 (1.09%) CCNP
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.09%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 24 (26.09%) Docker
2 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (29.35%) Ansible
2 19 (20.65%) Terraform
3 10 (10.87%) Kubernetes
3 10 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.70%) Puppet
5 5 (5.43%) Nagios
5 5 (5.43%) Packer
6 4 (4.35%) Prometheus
7 3 (3.26%) Grafana
7 3 (3.26%) Kibana
7 3 (3.26%) SCOM
8 1 (1.09%) Control-M
8 1 (1.09%) Graylog
8 1 (1.09%) Istio
8 1 (1.09%) logstash
8 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.09%) Salt
8 1 (1.09%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (1.09%) yum
Vendors
1 55 (59.78%) Splunk
2 16 (17.39%) New Relic
3 13 (14.13%) Oracle
4 11 (11.96%) Blue Coat
4 11 (11.96%) F5
5 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.61%) IBM
6 7 (7.61%) ServiceNow
7 5 (5.43%) Cisco
7 5 (5.43%) Dynatrace
8 4 (4.35%) EMC
8 4 (4.35%) Google
8 4 (4.35%) Micro Focus
8 4 (4.35%) VMware
9 3 (3.26%) Citrix
9 3 (3.26%) MuleSoft
9 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.09%) Meraki
11 1 (1.09%) Rackspace