Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 17 October 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 691 650 621
Rank change year-on-year -41 -29 +120
Contract jobs citing AppDynamics 116 264 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.61% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 167 139
UK median daily rate £540 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.33% +13.16%
10th Percentile £425 £378 £410
90th Percentile £650 £613 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £545 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +21.11% -10.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 36,733 43,408 42,750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.17% 42.07% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,058 26,855 26,376
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £243 £250 £243
90th Percentile £638 £625 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,413 1,666 1,386
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.81 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.25 £45.87 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.70 £16.50 £16.93
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.54% -0.41%

AppDynamics
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AppDynamics in the UK

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AppDynamics in the UK

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AppDynamics over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AppDynamics in the UK

AppDynamics
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppDynamics within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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
England -56 104 £540 +2.86% 38
UK excluding London +57 71 £545 +21.11% 9
London -64 39 £515 -6.36% 29
North of England +56 35 £500 +29.87% 4
Yorkshire +51 27 £500 +33.33% 1
South East +33 14 £600 +92.00% 3
East of England +41 8 £650 +13.04%
North West +31 8 £438 -2.78% 3
Scotland +22 5 £525 +36.72%
South West -11 5 £500 -9.09% 1
Midlands +22 4 - - 1
East Midlands +29 3 - - 1
West Midlands +18 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 with a requirement for AppDynamics.

1 70 (60.34%) Splunk
2 67 (57.76%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (49.14%) Java
3 57 (49.14%) DevOps
4 52 (44.83%) JIRA
5 50 (43.10%) Jenkins
6 49 (42.24%) Confluence
7 45 (38.79%) Git (software)
8 44 (37.93%) AWS
9 35 (30.17%) Node.js
10 33 (28.45%) Ansible
11 31 (26.72%) Scrum
12 30 (25.86%) Maven
12 30 (25.86%) Docker
13 29 (25.00%) Spring
14 28 (24.14%) Spring Boot
15 27 (23.28%) REST
15 27 (23.28%) Linux
16 25 (21.55%) GitHub
16 25 (21.55%) Sonatype Nexus
16 25 (21.55%) Azure
16 25 (21.55%) Kanban
17 24 (20.69%) Test Automation
17 24 (20.69%) Finance
18 23 (19.83%) JSON
18 23 (19.83%) Terraform
19 22 (18.97%) Slack
20 20 (17.24%) Cloud Foundry
20 20 (17.24%) Windows
21 19 (16.38%) ITIL

AppDynamics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 49 (42.24%) Confluence
2 20 (17.24%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (11.21%) Mule
4 5 (4.31%) Apache
5 4 (3.45%) IIS
5 4 (3.45%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.59%) nginx
6 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.59%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.86%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.86%) Jetty
8 1 (0.86%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.86%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.72%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (37.93%) AWS
2 25 (21.55%) Azure
2 25 (21.55%) GitHub
3 22 (18.97%) Slack
4 15 (12.93%) OpenShift
5 11 (9.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (8.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (8.62%) npm
7 8 (6.90%) Amazon S3
7 8 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (6.90%) Serverless
8 7 (6.03%) Datadog
9 6 (5.17%) Amazon EKS
9 6 (5.17%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (5.17%) Apigee
9 6 (5.17%) AWS CodePipeline
9 6 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (4.31%) AWS CloudTrail
10 5 (4.31%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
2 6 (5.17%) Wireshark
3 5 (4.31%) DNS
4 3 (2.59%) HTTP
4 3 (2.59%) Network Security
5 2 (1.72%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.72%) Internet
5 2 (1.72%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.72%) VLAN
5 2 (1.72%) VPN
6 1 (0.86%) 3G
6 1 (0.86%) 4G
6 1 (0.86%) 5G
6 1 (0.86%) DWDM
6 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.86%) IPsec
6 1 (0.86%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) Amazon Athena
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.45%) Data Lake
3 4 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.59%) Redis
4 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.72%) Aerospike
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.72%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.72%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.86%) DB2
6 1 (0.86%) Endeca
6 1 (0.86%) QlikView
6 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (44.83%) JIRA
2 50 (43.10%) Jenkins
3 45 (38.79%) Git (software)
4 30 (25.86%) Maven
5 25 (21.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 16 (13.79%) Selenium
7 12 (10.34%) JUnit
8 11 (9.48%) Mockito
9 10 (8.62%) Visual Studio
9 10 (8.62%) Xcode
10 9 (7.76%) Bitbucket
11 7 (6.03%) JMeter
11 7 (6.03%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (4.31%) GitLab
12 5 (4.31%) IBM UrbanCode
13 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
13 4 (3.45%) MSBuild
14 3 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (2.59%) LoadRunner
14 3 (2.59%) Subversion
General
1 24 (20.69%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.72%) Law
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (22.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (16.38%) Developer
3 16 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) Consultant
4 11 (9.48%) Platform Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) Service Manager
5 10 (8.62%) DevOps Manager
6 9 (7.76%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (6.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) iOS Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Android Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (4.31%) Senior DevOps
10 4 (3.45%) Administrator
10 4 (3.45%) Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Site Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.17%) Node.js
2 29 (25.00%) Spring
3 28 (24.14%) Spring Boot
4 27 (23.28%) REST
5 23 (19.83%) JSON
6 16 (13.79%) React
7 11 (9.48%) Enzyme
7 11 (9.48%) Jest
7 11 (9.48%) Redux
7 11 (9.48%) WireMock
8 10 (8.62%) Express
9 8 (6.90%) .NET
10 5 (4.31%) J2EE
10 5 (4.31%) Lambda Expressions
11 4 (3.45%) LDAP
11 4 (3.45%) RxSwift
11 4 (3.45%) SOAP
11 4 (3.45%) Web Services
12 3 (2.59%) Hystrix
12 3 (2.59%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Mobile App
2 14 (12.07%) User Experience
3 7 (6.03%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.59%) CMDB
8 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.72%) PKI
9 1 (0.86%) Blog
9 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.86%) Mashup
9 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.28%) Linux
2 20 (17.24%) Windows
3 11 (9.48%) Apple iOS
3 11 (9.48%) Unix
4 8 (6.90%) Android
5 5 (4.31%) CentOS
6 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.59%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.86%) AIX
9 1 (0.86%) Debian
9 1 (0.86%) Fedora
9 1 (0.86%) Solaris
9 1 (0.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (57.76%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (49.14%) DevOps
3 31 (26.72%) Scrum
4 25 (21.55%) Kanban
5 24 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 19 (16.38%) ITIL
7 18 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (13.79%) Microservices
9 15 (12.93%) ITSM
9 15 (12.93%) Release Management
9 15 (12.93%) Service Management
10 14 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (10.34%) Incident Management
11 12 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
11 12 (10.34%) Service Delivery
12 11 (9.48%) iOS Development
12 11 (9.48%) Load Balancing
12 11 (9.48%) Problem Management
12 11 (9.48%) Workflow
13 10 (8.62%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.14%) Java
2 19 (16.38%) Python
3 16 (13.79%) Java 8
4 14 (12.07%) Bash Shell
5 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 11 (9.48%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.62%) Apple Swift
7 10 (8.62%) ES6
7 10 (8.62%) Ruby
8 7 (6.03%) Groovy
8 7 (6.03%) SQL
9 6 (5.17%) Perl
9 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.45%) C#
11 3 (2.59%) C++
11 3 (2.59%) Go
11 3 (2.59%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.59%) PHP
11 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (2.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.86%) CCDP
3 1 (0.86%) CCNA
3 1 (0.86%) CCNP
3 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 30 (25.86%) Docker
2 10 (8.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (28.45%) Ansible
2 23 (19.83%) Terraform
3 15 (12.93%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (12.07%) Kubernetes
5 7 (6.03%) Puppet
6 6 (5.17%) SCOM
7 5 (4.31%) Packer
7 5 (4.31%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (2.59%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (2.59%) Grafana
9 3 (2.59%) Icinga
9 3 (2.59%) Kibana
9 3 (2.59%) Nagios
9 3 (2.59%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.72%) CA Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.72%) Consul
10 2 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.86%) Istio
11 1 (0.86%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 70 (60.34%) Splunk
2 19 (16.38%) New Relic
3 13 (11.21%) F5
4 12 (10.34%) ServiceNow
5 11 (9.48%) Blue Coat
6 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (7.76%) IBM
7 9 (7.76%) Oracle
8 8 (6.90%) VMware
9 7 (6.03%) Dynatrace
10 5 (4.31%) Cisco
10 5 (4.31%) Citrix
10 5 (4.31%) HP
11 4 (3.45%) EMC
11 4 (3.45%) Micro Focus
11 4 (3.45%) MuleSoft
11 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.59%) BMC
12 3 (2.59%) Google