Period
to 25 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 460 334 486
Rank change year-on-year -126 +152 +12
Contract jobs citing New Relic 89 23 93
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.42% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 15 63
10th Percentile £458 " £455
25th Percentile £500 £250 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £453 £540
Median % change year-on-year +21.55% -16.20% -1.82%
75th Percentile £625 £594 £575
90th Percentile £750 £725 £630
England 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12,902 5,453 15,240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.16% 40.69% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,760 3,700 10,371
10th Percentile £342 £305 £275
25th Percentile £445 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £625 £588
90th Percentile £725 £718 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 44 247
10th Percentile £13.24 £12.65 £12.48
25th Percentile £15.13 £15.00 £15.55
Median hourly rate £24.35 £22.25 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +9.44% +5.95% +7.69%
75th Percentile £44.44 £47.38 £29.96
90th Percentile £57.75 £51.34 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.81 £19.22
% change year-on-year -8.70% +8.27% +10.94%

New Relic
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for New Relic in London

New Relic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for New Relic in London

New Relic
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing New Relic in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for New Relic in London

New Relic
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 25 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
Central London -57 4 £650 +10.40% 1
New Relic
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for New Relic.

1 63 (70.79%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (55.06%) DevOps
3 46 (51.69%) Docker
4 45 (50.56%) AWS
5 44 (49.44%) Azure
6 38 (42.70%) Python
6 38 (42.70%) Kubernetes
7 36 (40.45%) TDD
8 33 (37.08%) Jenkins
9 32 (35.96%) Git (software)
9 32 (35.96%) Linux
10 31 (34.83%) Java
10 31 (34.83%) Software Engineering
11 30 (33.71%) Terraform
12 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
13 26 (29.21%) GitHub
13 26 (29.21%) Ansible
14 24 (26.97%) Datadog
14 24 (26.97%) Puppet
14 24 (26.97%) Splunk
15 23 (25.84%) BDD
15 23 (25.84%) Finance
15 23 (25.84%) GraphQL
16 22 (24.72%) Grafana
16 22 (24.72%) JSON
17 21 (23.60%) Microservices
17 21 (23.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 21 (23.60%) Prometheus
18 20 (22.47%) Analytics
19 19 (21.35%) Windows

New Relic
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.49%) IIS
4 3 (3.37%) CMS
4 3 (3.37%) Confluence
4 3 (3.37%) Headless CMS
4 3 (3.37%) Magnolia
4 3 (3.37%) nginx
5 2 (2.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.12%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.12%) JBoss
6 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 45 (50.56%) AWS
2 44 (49.44%) Azure
3 26 (29.21%) GitHub
4 24 (26.97%) Datadog
5 21 (23.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (14.61%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (14.61%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (13.48%) Amazon ELB
7 12 (13.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (13.48%) AWS Direct Connect
7 12 (13.48%) GCP
7 12 (13.48%) Serverless
7 12 (13.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (12.36%) IaaS
9 9 (10.11%) BlazeMeter
9 9 (10.11%) Trello
10 7 (7.87%) PaaS
11 4 (4.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (4.49%) CloudFront
11 4 (4.49%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) DNS
1 4 (4.49%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
3 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.25%) VPN
4 1 (1.12%) DHCP
4 1 (1.12%) Firewall
4 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.12%) IPv4
4 1 (1.12%) IPv6
4 1 (1.12%) SMTP
4 1 (1.12%) SNMP
4 1 (1.12%) SSH
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) MongoDB
1 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.87%) Redis
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.25%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.25%) DB2
7 1 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.12%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (37.08%) Jenkins
2 32 (35.96%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.98%) JMeter
4 14 (15.73%) JIRA
5 12 (13.48%) JUnit
6 9 (10.11%) Maven
7 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.62%) Selenium
8 4 (4.49%) GitLab
8 4 (4.49%) Robot Framework
8 4 (4.49%) SonarQube
8 4 (4.49%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.37%) Gradle
9 3 (3.37%) gulp
9 3 (3.37%) webpack
10 2 (2.25%) CircleCI
10 2 (2.25%) MLflow
11 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.12%) Hudson
11 1 (1.12%) NeoLoad
General
1 23 (25.84%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Social Skills
3 9 (10.11%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (3.37%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Games
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.12%) Public Speaking
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Developer
2 15 (16.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (15.73%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Site Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Azure Developer
6 9 (10.11%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer - Fintech
7 6 (6.74%) Monitoring Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Performance Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Architect
8 5 (5.62%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (5.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.37%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) GraphQL
2 22 (24.72%) JSON
3 16 (17.98%) .NET
4 15 (16.85%) YAML
5 13 (14.61%) RESTful
6 12 (13.48%) Node.js
7 10 (11.24%) Spring
7 10 (11.24%) Spring Boot
8 9 (10.11%) CSS
8 9 (10.11%) HTML
8 9 (10.11%) React
8 9 (10.11%) Swagger
9 8 (8.99%) REST
10 7 (7.87%) Web Services
11 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.74%) Kafka
12 5 (5.62%) .NET Core
12 5 (5.62%) jQuery
13 4 (4.49%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (4.49%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (10.11%) Cloud Native
3 8 (8.99%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.62%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (5.62%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.25%) Blog
5 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.12%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.96%) Linux
2 19 (21.35%) Windows
3 15 (16.85%) Unix
4 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.79%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (55.06%) DevOps
3 36 (40.45%) TDD
4 31 (34.83%) Software Engineering
5 23 (25.84%) BDD
6 21 (23.60%) Microservices
7 20 (22.47%) Analytics
8 19 (21.35%) Configuration Management
9 18 (20.22%) DevSecOps
10 17 (19.10%) Infrastructure as Code
11 16 (17.98%) Collaborative Working
11 16 (17.98%) Data Analytics
11 16 (17.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (17.98%) Fintech
11 16 (17.98%) Infrastructure Automation
11 16 (17.98%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 15 (16.85%) Scrum
13 14 (15.73%) ITIL
14 13 (14.61%) Observability
14 13 (14.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Python
2 31 (34.83%) Java
3 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.22%) C#
5 16 (17.98%) PowerShell
6 9 (10.11%) SQL
6 9 (10.11%) TypeScript
7 8 (8.99%) Go
8 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.62%) Java 8
11 4 (4.49%) Rust
12 3 (3.37%) Groovy
12 3 (3.37%) PHP
13 2 (2.25%) Perl
13 2 (2.25%) Ruby
14 1 (1.12%) AWK
14 1 (1.12%) R
14 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) QA
2 12 (13.48%) Accessibility
3 3 (3.37%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.12%) GDPR
4 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (51.69%) Docker
2 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.49%) Varnish
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (42.70%) Kubernetes
2 30 (33.71%) Terraform
3 26 (29.21%) Ansible
4 24 (26.97%) Puppet
5 22 (24.72%) Grafana
6 21 (23.60%) Prometheus
7 16 (17.98%) ZABBIX
8 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (5.62%) Nagios
10 4 (4.49%) Istio
10 4 (4.49%) Netcool
10 4 (4.49%) Opsgenie
11 3 (3.37%) Kibana
11 3 (3.37%) Marathon
11 3 (3.37%) Mesos
12 2 (2.25%) Kubeflow
13 1 (1.12%) collectd
13 1 (1.12%) Fluentd
13 1 (1.12%) HP ALM
13 1 (1.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Splunk
2 16 (17.98%) Spiceworks
3 13 (14.61%) VMware
4 12 (13.48%) SolarWinds
5 8 (8.99%) AppDynamics
5 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.87%) Adobe
7 4 (4.49%) Dynatrace
7 4 (4.49%) PagerDuty
8 3 (3.37%) Cadence
8 3 (3.37%) Google
9 2 (2.25%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.25%) Cisco
9 2 (2.25%) Databricks
9 2 (2.25%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.25%) hybris
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle
9 2 (2.25%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.12%) IBM
10 1 (1.12%) SAP