Period
to 23 September 2021

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 23 September 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 New Relic.

New Relic
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 594 455 679
Rank change year-on-year -139 +224 -36
Contract jobs citing New Relic 123 31 133
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 21 97
10th Percentile £425 £250 £415
25th Percentile £500 £263 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £405 £525
Median % change year-on-year +35.80% -22.86% -2.33%
75th Percentile £625 £550 £575
90th Percentile £730 £725 £638
UK median daily rate £550 £405 £525
% change year-on-year +35.80% -22.86% -2.33%

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 25,848 11,343 34,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.21% 43.86% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,149 7,472 21,817
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
25th Percentile £400 £369 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £560
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 811 331 1,161
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.63 £11.17
25th Percentile £13.68 £14.30 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.34 £19.03
Median % change year-on-year -6.57% +6.86% +9.30%
75th Percentile £42.20 £45.00 £42.00
90th Percentile £62.00 £53.75 £51.42
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £21.39 £19.50
% change year-on-year -8.85% +9.71% +14.71%

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 23 September 2021.

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 23 September 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 -141 91 £550 +21.55% 21
Yorkshire -39 11 £425 -19.05%
North of England -71 11 £425 -19.05% 6
Midlands -76 7 - - 6
South East - 4 £575 - 9
West Midlands - 4 - - 3
East of England - 3 £550 -
New Relic
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, 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 73 (59.35%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (49.59%) DevOps
3 59 (47.97%) Docker
3 59 (47.97%) AWS
4 57 (46.34%) Azure
5 54 (43.90%) Kubernetes
6 47 (38.21%) Python
7 42 (34.15%) Terraform
8 40 (32.52%) Linux
9 39 (31.71%) Software Engineering
9 39 (31.71%) Jenkins
10 37 (30.08%) Git (software)
10 37 (30.08%) TDD
11 35 (28.46%) Java
12 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
13 33 (26.83%) Grafana
13 33 (26.83%) Prometheus
14 32 (26.02%) Splunk
15 30 (24.39%) Ansible
16 29 (23.58%) Puppet
16 29 (23.58%) GitHub
17 27 (21.95%) Microservices
17 27 (21.95%) Datadog
18 26 (21.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 26 (21.14%) GraphQL
19 25 (20.33%) JMeter
20 24 (19.51%) Windows
20 24 (19.51%) BDD
21 23 (18.70%) Analytics
21 23 (18.70%) Finance

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 6 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.25%) IIS
3 4 (3.25%) nginx
4 3 (2.44%) Apache
4 3 (2.44%) CMS
4 3 (2.44%) Confluence
4 3 (2.44%) Headless CMS
4 3 (2.44%) Magnolia
5 2 (1.63%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.63%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.63%) JBoss
5 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Magento
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 59 (47.97%) AWS
2 57 (46.34%) Azure
3 29 (23.58%) GitHub
4 27 (21.95%) Datadog
5 26 (21.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 15 (12.20%) GCP
7 14 (11.38%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (11.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (11.38%) AWS Lambda
7 14 (11.38%) Serverless
8 12 (9.76%) Amazon ELB
8 12 (9.76%) AWS Direct Connect
8 12 (9.76%) IaaS
8 12 (9.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (8.13%) BlazeMeter
10 9 (7.32%) Trello
11 7 (5.69%) PaaS
12 6 (4.88%) GitHub Actions
13 5 (4.07%) Azure Data Factory
13 5 (4.07%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) HTTP
2 4 (3.25%) DNS
3 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 3 (2.44%) Network Security
4 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.81%) IPv4
5 1 (0.81%) IPv6
5 1 (0.81%) SMTP
5 1 (0.81%) SNMP
5 1 (0.81%) SSH
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.20%) MongoDB
2 13 (10.57%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.94%) MySQL
3 11 (8.94%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.13%) Redis
5 8 (6.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.07%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (4.07%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.25%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.44%) DB2
9 2 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.63%) DbVisualizer
10 1 (0.81%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 37 (30.08%) Git (software)
3 25 (20.33%) JMeter
4 19 (15.45%) JIRA
5 12 (9.76%) JUnit
6 11 (8.94%) Gatling
7 9 (7.32%) Maven
8 8 (6.50%) GitLab
8 8 (6.50%) NeoLoad
9 7 (5.69%) LoadRunner
10 5 (4.07%) Cucumber
10 5 (4.07%) MLflow
10 5 (4.07%) Postman
10 5 (4.07%) Selenium
11 4 (3.25%) Robot Framework
11 4 (3.25%) SonarQube
11 4 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (3.25%) Tricentis qTest
11 4 (3.25%) Zephyr
12 3 (2.44%) gulp
General
1 23 (18.70%) Finance
2 17 (13.82%) Social Skills
3 10 (8.13%) Banking
4 8 (6.50%) Retail
5 4 (3.25%) Electronics
6 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.44%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (2.44%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.63%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.81%) Public Speaking
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (27.64%) Developer
2 19 (15.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (13.82%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (12.20%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (11.38%) Performance Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Site Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 12 (9.76%) .NET Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Azure Developer
8 9 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer - Fintech
9 7 (5.69%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (5.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Monitoring Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Tester
10 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Architect
11 5 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.14%) GraphQL
2 22 (17.89%) JSON
3 21 (17.07%) .NET
4 19 (15.45%) Node.js
5 17 (13.82%) RESTful
6 15 (12.20%) YAML
7 12 (9.76%) React
8 10 (8.13%) Kafka
8 10 (8.13%) Spring
8 10 (8.13%) Spring Boot
9 9 (7.32%) CSS
9 9 (7.32%) HTML
9 9 (7.32%) Swagger
10 8 (6.50%) REST
11 7 (5.69%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.69%) Web Services
12 6 (4.88%) Express
13 5 (4.07%) .NET Core
13 5 (4.07%) jQuery
13 5 (4.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (10.57%) Cloud Native
3 9 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.07%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.44%) User Experience
7 2 (1.63%) Blog
7 2 (1.63%) FMCG
7 2 (1.63%) Media Streaming
7 2 (1.63%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.63%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.63%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.81%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.52%) Linux
2 24 (19.51%) Windows
3 16 (13.01%) Unix
4 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (59.35%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (49.59%) DevOps
3 39 (31.71%) Software Engineering
4 37 (30.08%) TDD
5 27 (21.95%) Microservices
6 24 (19.51%) BDD
7 23 (18.70%) Analytics
8 22 (17.89%) Infrastructure as Code
9 21 (17.07%) Configuration Management
9 21 (17.07%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 19 (15.45%) DevSecOps
10 19 (15.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (13.82%) Collaborative Working
11 17 (13.82%) Data Analytics
11 17 (13.82%) Fintech
11 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Automation
11 17 (13.82%) Scrum
12 16 (13.01%) Full Stack Development
13 15 (12.20%) Performance Testing
13 15 (12.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.21%) Python
2 35 (28.46%) Java
3 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.26%) C#
5 17 (13.82%) PowerShell
6 14 (11.38%) SQL
7 12 (9.76%) TypeScript
8 9 (7.32%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.50%) Go
10 7 (5.69%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.07%) Java 8
11 5 (4.07%) PHP
12 4 (3.25%) Perl
12 4 (3.25%) Rust
13 3 (2.44%) Groovy
13 3 (2.44%) Ruby
14 2 (1.63%) AWK
14 2 (1.63%) R
15 1 (0.81%) BeanShell
15 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.63%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.63%) QA
2 12 (9.76%) Accessibility
3 6 (4.88%) SLA
4 3 (2.44%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.81%) GDPR
5 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (47.97%) Docker
2 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.25%) Varnish
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (43.90%) Kubernetes
2 42 (34.15%) Terraform
3 33 (26.83%) Grafana
3 33 (26.83%) Prometheus
4 30 (24.39%) Ansible
5 29 (23.58%) Puppet
6 17 (13.82%) ZABBIX
7 14 (11.38%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (8.94%) Nagios
9 7 (5.69%) Opsgenie
10 5 (4.07%) Kubeflow
11 4 (3.25%) Istio
11 4 (3.25%) Netcool
12 3 (2.44%) Kibana
12 3 (2.44%) Marathon
12 3 (2.44%) Mesos
13 2 (1.63%) collectd
13 2 (1.63%) Fluentd
13 2 (1.63%) HP ALM
13 2 (1.63%) Icinga
Vendors
1 32 (26.02%) Splunk
2 17 (13.82%) Spiceworks
3 16 (13.01%) AppDynamics
4 13 (10.57%) VMware
5 12 (9.76%) Dynatrace
5 12 (9.76%) SolarWinds
6 9 (7.32%) PagerDuty
7 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.50%) Oracle
8 7 (5.69%) Adobe
9 5 (4.07%) Cisco
9 5 (4.07%) Databricks
9 5 (4.07%) Google
9 5 (4.07%) Micro Focus
10 3 (2.44%) Cadence
10 3 (2.44%) hybris
10 3 (2.44%) Meraki
11 2 (1.63%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (1.63%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.63%) IBM