Period
to 28 March 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of New Relic products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited New Relic over the 6 months to 28 March 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 New Relic.

New Relic
UK > England
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 601 648 660
Rank change year-on-year +47 +12 +45
Contract jobs citing New Relic 72 190 197
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 150 147
Median daily rate £438 £505 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.37% -3.81% +10.53%
10th Percentile £313 £400 £400
90th Percentile £610 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £463 £510 £525
% change year-on-year -9.31% -2.86% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

New Relic 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 24,379 37,549 38,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.90% 42.48% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,861 23,654 24,350
Median daily rate £450 £454 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £220 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £641 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £449
% change year-on-year - +0.33% +5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,089 1,275 1,319
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.34% +1.14% +0.32%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.92 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% +2.94%

New Relic
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for New Relic in England

New Relic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for New Relic in England

New Relic
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing New Relic in England over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for New Relic in England

New Relic
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 New Relic within the England region over the 6 months to 28 March 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 +58 43 £493 -10.45% 4
North of England +77 19 £363 -25.64% 1
North East +34 14 £360 -37.39%
East of England +40 7 £363 -34.09% 4
North West +42 5 £593 +48.13%
Midlands +61 1 £550 +39.24% 2
West Midlands +56 1 £550 +39.24% 1
South West - 1 - - 2
New Relic
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing New Relic 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 New Relic.

1 52 (72.22%) Docker
2 37 (51.39%) Terraform
3 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (43.06%) Java
4 31 (43.06%) AWS
5 30 (41.67%) Kubernetes
6 27 (37.50%) Splunk
7 25 (34.72%) DevOps
8 24 (33.33%) Ansible
8 24 (33.33%) Azure
9 23 (31.94%) Bash Shell
10 22 (30.56%) Python
11 21 (29.17%) Linux
11 21 (29.17%) Test Automation
12 20 (27.78%) Puppet
12 20 (27.78%) Datadog
13 19 (26.39%) Open Source
13 19 (26.39%) Nagios
14 18 (25.00%) Jenkins
15 17 (23.61%) Ruby
16 16 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
17 15 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (20.83%) PowerShell
17 15 (20.83%) Oracle
18 14 (19.44%) Perl
18 14 (19.44%) C++
18 14 (19.44%) TeamCity
18 14 (19.44%) BDD
19 13 (18.06%) Sass
19 13 (18.06%) AppDynamics

New Relic
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 7 (9.72%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (9.72%) nginx
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 31 (43.06%) AWS
2 24 (33.33%) Azure
3 20 (27.78%) Datadog
4 9 (12.50%) GCP
4 9 (12.50%) OpenShift
5 6 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (8.33%) Loggly
5 6 (8.33%) PaaS
6 4 (5.56%) Serverless
7 3 (4.17%) IaaS
7 3 (4.17%) SaaS
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.78%) Azure Functions
8 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.78%) GitHub
8 2 (2.78%) Logz.io
8 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.33%) BigQuery
4 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.33%) MySQL
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.78%) Big Data
7 2 (2.78%) Redis
8 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (19.44%) TeamCity
3 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
4 11 (15.28%) Selenium
5 8 (11.11%) Mocha
5 8 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (9.72%) Vagrant
6 7 (9.72%) webpack
7 6 (8.33%) JIRA
7 6 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 6 (8.33%) Travis CI
8 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
9 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
9 4 (5.56%) CircleCI
9 4 (5.56%) JMeter
9 4 (5.56%) LoadRunner
9 4 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (4.17%) IBM UrbanCode
10 3 (4.17%) Zephyr
11 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
General
1 5 (6.94%) Publishing
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Java Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Principal Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) Sass
2 12 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (16.67%) Node.js
3 10 (13.89%) .NET
3 10 (13.89%) LAMP
3 10 (13.89%) RESTful
4 9 (12.50%) HTML
4 9 (12.50%) HTML5
4 9 (12.50%) React
5 8 (11.11%) jQuery
5 8 (11.11%) JSON
5 8 (11.11%) XML
6 7 (9.72%) Express
6 7 (9.72%) GraphQL
7 6 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (6.94%) CSS
9 4 (5.56%) Jest
9 4 (5.56%) Kafka
10 3 (4.17%) Redux
10 3 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Unix
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) DevOps
3 21 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 19 (26.39%) Open Source
5 15 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (19.44%) BDD
7 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
8 11 (15.28%) Coaching
8 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.89%) High Availability
10 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 9 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
11 8 (11.11%) API Design
11 8 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (11.11%) Kanban
12 7 (9.72%) Microservices
13 6 (8.33%) Analytics
13 6 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 6 (8.33%) TDD
14 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) Java
2 23 (31.94%) Bash Shell
3 22 (30.56%) Python
4 17 (23.61%) Ruby
5 15 (20.83%) PowerShell
6 14 (19.44%) C++
6 14 (19.44%) Perl
7 13 (18.06%) C
8 12 (16.67%) Go
8 12 (16.67%) SQL
9 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
9 10 (13.89%) PHP
10 8 (11.11%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.39%) C#
11 1 (1.39%) Java 8
11 1 (1.39%) Rust
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (72.22%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.78%) HDFS
2 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (51.39%) Terraform
2 30 (41.67%) Kubernetes
3 24 (33.33%) Ansible
4 20 (27.78%) Puppet
5 19 (26.39%) Nagios
6 16 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (15.28%) Packer
8 10 (13.89%) logstash
9 2 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (2.78%) collectd
9 2 (2.78%) Zipkin
10 1 (1.39%) Grafana
10 1 (1.39%) Kibana
10 1 (1.39%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Splunk
2 15 (20.83%) Oracle
3 13 (18.06%) AppDynamics
4 7 (9.72%) Dynatrace
4 7 (9.72%) Micro Focus
5 6 (8.33%) Google
6 4 (5.56%) SOASTA, Inc
6 4 (5.56%) VMware
7 3 (4.17%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.78%) BMC
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
8 2 (2.78%) CommVault
8 2 (2.78%) HP
8 2 (2.78%) NetApp
8 2 (2.78%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.39%) Imperva