Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 519 391 457
Rank change year-on-year -128 +66 +8
Contract jobs citing New Relic 66 17 58
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.095% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.25% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 16 35
10th Percentile £450 £393 £340
25th Percentile £509 £411 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £458 £550
Median % change year-on-year +25.48% -16.68% -
75th Percentile £709 £541 £606
90th Percentile £750 £581 £648
England median daily rate £550 £453 £500
% change year-on-year +21.55% -9.50% -9.09%

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 13,704 6,929 11,768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.44% 38.65% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,493 4,704 8,144
10th Percentile £343 £300 £255
25th Percentile £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £663 £588 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
England median daily rate £520 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +12.43% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 70 207
10th Percentile £14.90 £12.76 £12.48
25th Percentile £20.89 £20.69 £16.88
Median hourly rate £30.50 £26.65 £20.86
Median % change year-on-year +14.45% +27.76% +9.79%
75th Percentile £49.25 £51.38 £29.96
90th Percentile £58.00 £66.65 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.24 £18.70
% change year-on-year -13.92% +24.25% +6.86%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -48 5 £700 +43.22% 2
New Relic
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 42 (63.64%) Docker
2 37 (56.06%) Linux
3 34 (51.52%) CI/CD
4 33 (50.00%) AWS
5 32 (48.48%) Azure
6 31 (46.97%) Kubernetes
7 30 (45.45%) AppDynamics
8 28 (42.42%) Splunk
8 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
9 27 (40.91%) Terraform
10 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
11 25 (37.88%) Microservices
12 24 (36.36%) DevOps
12 24 (36.36%) Unix
13 23 (34.85%) Ansible
13 23 (34.85%) Puppet
13 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
14 21 (31.82%) Cucumber
14 21 (31.82%) Selenium
15 20 (30.30%) JSON
15 20 (30.30%) Finance
15 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
15 20 (30.30%) Sonatype Nexus
16 19 (28.79%) Java
16 19 (28.79%) IIS
16 19 (28.79%) IaaS
17 18 (27.27%) Kanban
17 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
18 17 (25.76%) Scrum

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 19 (28.79%) IIS
2 7 (10.61%) CMS
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) Confluence
3 4 (6.06%) Headless CMS
3 4 (6.06%) Magnolia
4 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.03%) nginx
4 2 (3.03%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 33 (50.00%) AWS
2 32 (48.48%) Azure
3 19 (28.79%) IaaS
4 16 (24.24%) PaaS
5 13 (19.70%) Datadog
6 12 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (18.18%) GitHub
6 12 (18.18%) NuGet
7 10 (15.15%) BlazeMeter
8 9 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (13.64%) OpenShift
9 8 (12.12%) SaaS
10 6 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (9.09%) GCP
10 6 (9.09%) Serverless
11 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (4.55%) Heroku
12 3 (4.55%) Trello
13 2 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (3.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.09%) MySQL
4 5 (7.58%) Redis
5 4 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) ZAP BI
7 1 (1.52%) Aerospike
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.52%) DB2
7 1 (1.52%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
3 21 (31.82%) Cucumber
3 21 (31.82%) Selenium
4 20 (30.30%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (18.18%) Robot Framework
5 12 (18.18%) SonarQube
6 11 (16.67%) JMeter
7 9 (13.64%) IBM UrbanCode
7 9 (13.64%) JIRA
7 9 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (12.12%) Artifactory
8 8 (12.12%) Bitbucket
8 8 (12.12%) Gatling
8 8 (12.12%) TeamCity
9 7 (10.61%) JUnit
9 7 (10.61%) LoadRunner
9 7 (10.61%) WebLOAD
9 7 (10.61%) Zephyr
10 5 (7.58%) Burp Suite
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 12 (18.18%) Social Skills
4 8 (12.12%) Back Office
4 8 (12.12%) Front Office
5 3 (4.55%) Games
5 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Architect
4 8 (12.12%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Site Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (4.55%) CMS Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Performance Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Non-Functional Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) JSON
2 16 (24.24%) CSS
2 16 (24.24%) HTML
3 9 (13.64%) .NET
4 8 (12.12%) Node.js
5 6 (9.09%) REST
6 5 (7.58%) RESTful
7 4 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (6.06%) Jest
7 4 (6.06%) jQuery
7 4 (6.06%) JSR 170
7 4 (6.06%) React
7 4 (6.06%) Spring
7 4 (6.06%) Spring Boot
7 4 (6.06%) XML
7 4 (6.06%) YAML
8 3 (4.55%) OpenTelemetry
8 3 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.55%) Sensu
8 3 (4.55%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Cloud Native
2 8 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.55%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Linux
2 24 (36.36%) Unix
3 10 (15.15%) Windows
4 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (10.61%) Ubuntu
4 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.58%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) CI/CD
2 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (37.88%) Microservices
4 24 (36.36%) DevOps
5 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 18 (27.27%) Kanban
6 17 (25.76%) Scrum
7 16 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
7 16 (24.24%) TDD
8 12 (18.18%) Analytics
8 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
8 12 (18.18%) Release Automation
8 12 (18.18%) Release Management
8 12 (18.18%) SDLC
9 9 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (13.64%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 8 (12.12%) Test Strategy
10 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.79%) Java
3 13 (19.70%) Python
4 8 (12.12%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.58%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.06%) Groovy
6 4 (6.06%) Java 8
7 3 (4.55%) Go
7 3 (4.55%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) Rust
8 2 (3.03%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.52%) Bash
9 1 (1.52%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) AWS Certification
1 6 (9.09%) RHCE
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) Accessibility
2 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (63.64%) Docker
2 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (46.97%) Kubernetes
2 27 (40.91%) Terraform
3 23 (34.85%) Ansible
3 23 (34.85%) Puppet
4 13 (19.70%) Nagios
5 12 (18.18%) Netcool
6 5 (7.58%) Kibana
7 4 (6.06%) Grafana
7 4 (6.06%) Istio
7 4 (6.06%) Marathon
7 4 (6.06%) Mesos
7 4 (6.06%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.52%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.52%) Consul
8 1 (1.52%) Kiali
8 1 (1.52%) logstash
8 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.52%) Opsgenie
8 1 (1.52%) Simian Army
8 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) AppDynamics
2 28 (42.42%) Splunk
3 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.61%) Micro Focus
5 6 (9.09%) Dynatrace
5 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 5 (7.58%) Google
7 4 (6.06%) IBM
8 3 (4.55%) Cadence
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle
9 2 (3.03%) VMware
10 1 (1.52%) Adobe
10 1 (1.52%) CA
10 1 (1.52%) Citrix
10 1 (1.52%) F5
10 1 (1.52%) PagerDuty
10 1 (1.52%) Perforce
10 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com