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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 12 August 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 AppDynamics, Inc.

AppDynamics
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 616 653 392
Rank change year-on-year +37 -261 +333
Contract jobs citing AppDynamics 226 134 153
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.44% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 82 106
10th Percentile £400 £375 £352
25th Percentile £477 £412 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +14.90% +5.26% -9.52%
75th Percentile £663 £575 £549
90th Percentile £736 £624 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -7.32%

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 36,546 30,464 15,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.22% 41.21% 44.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,540 19,606 9,748
10th Percentile £300 £300 £258
25th Percentile £420 £400 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £575
90th Percentile £738 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 806 858 512
10th Percentile £12.28 £11.25 £11.50
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.50 £14.69
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +8.11%
75th Percentile £47.50 £42.00 £40.75
90th Percentile £66.00 £60.00 £52.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.81 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +10.06% -7.69% +11.43%

AppDynamics
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AppDynamics in the UK

AppDynamics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AppDynamics.

Daily rate trend for AppDynamics in the UK

AppDynamics
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AppDynamics over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 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
England +27 201 £575 +15.00% 14
London -5 117 £613 +12.39% 7
Work from Home -13 114 £580 +16.00% 1
UK excluding London +4 76 £500 +11.11% 7
North of England -17 33 £505 +26.25% 2
Yorkshire -13 27 £500 +25.00% 2
East of England +7 18 £495 -5.71%
South East -16 11 £500 +28.21%
Midlands -20 10 £450 -8.16% 4
West Midlands -17 6 £375 -23.47% 4
North West -28 6 £593 +48.13%
Scotland -7 2 £513 -5.09%
Wales - 2 £593 -

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 139 (61.50%) CI/CD
2 129 (57.08%) Jenkins
3 119 (52.65%) Agile
4 117 (51.77%) DevOps
5 109 (48.23%) JIRA
6 107 (47.35%) Splunk
7 105 (46.46%) Java
8 87 (38.50%) Test Automation
9 83 (36.73%) Scrum
10 78 (34.51%) Azure
11 76 (33.63%) Git (software)
12 75 (33.19%) AWS
13 74 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (32.74%) Terraform
14 70 (30.97%) Ansible
15 69 (30.53%) Kubernetes
15 69 (30.53%) Finance
16 67 (29.65%) Confluence
17 65 (28.76%) Docker
18 64 (28.32%) REST
18 64 (28.32%) Maven
18 64 (28.32%) Social Skills
19 63 (27.88%) Microservices
20 60 (26.55%) Python
21 57 (25.22%) GitHub
22 53 (23.45%) Linux
23 52 (23.01%) Kanban
24 49 (21.68%) Slack
25 48 (21.24%) Sonatype Nexus
26 46 (20.35%) BDD

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 67 (29.65%) Confluence
2 26 (11.50%) Mule
3 24 (10.62%) Cloud Foundry
4 20 (8.85%) WebSphere
5 19 (8.41%) Apache
5 19 (8.41%) Apache Spark
6 13 (5.75%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (4.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (3.98%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.77%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.88%) JBoss
10 2 (0.88%) Jetty
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Magento
1 2 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (0.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 78 (34.51%) Azure
2 75 (33.19%) AWS
3 57 (25.22%) GitHub
4 49 (21.68%) Slack
5 28 (12.39%) Azure Monitor
6 27 (11.95%) GCP
7 24 (10.62%) PaaS
8 21 (9.29%) Azure AKS
9 20 (8.85%) Azure DevOps
9 20 (8.85%) Azure Key Vault
10 17 (7.52%) Serverless
11 15 (6.64%) Datadog
12 14 (6.19%) Amazon S3
13 13 (5.75%) Amazon EKS
14 12 (5.31%) IaaS
15 11 (4.87%) Apigee
15 11 (4.87%) SaaS
16 10 (4.42%) Kong
17 9 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
18 8 (3.54%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.95%) HTTP
2 25 (11.06%) SSL
3 15 (6.64%) Firewall
3 15 (6.64%) HTTPS
3 15 (6.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.65%) Internet
5 4 (1.77%) LAN
5 4 (1.77%) SAN
5 4 (1.77%) WAN
6 3 (1.33%) NAS
6 3 (1.33%) VoIP
7 2 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.88%) SSH
8 1 (0.44%) DNS
8 1 (0.44%) SMS
8 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.39%) Big Data
2 19 (8.41%) Delta Lake
3 18 (7.96%) DB2
4 15 (6.64%) Data Mining
5 11 (4.87%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 9 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.54%) MS Access
9 7 (3.10%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.10%) Pentaho
10 6 (2.65%) DynamoDB
10 6 (2.65%) Hazelcast
10 6 (2.65%) SAP HANA
11 5 (2.21%) DocumentDB
12 4 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.77%) Cloud Spanner
13 3 (1.33%) MySQL
13 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.33%) Redis
14 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 129 (57.08%) Jenkins
2 109 (48.23%) JIRA
3 76 (33.63%) Git (software)
4 64 (28.32%) Maven
5 48 (21.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 41 (18.14%) GitLab
7 39 (17.26%) JMeter
8 36 (15.93%) Selenium
9 26 (11.50%) JUnit
10 24 (10.62%) Cucumber
11 23 (10.18%) Mockito
12 21 (9.29%) REST Assured
13 19 (8.41%) Gradle
13 19 (8.41%) SoapUI
14 16 (7.08%) Android Studio
14 16 (7.08%) Postman
15 15 (6.64%) Appium
15 15 (6.64%) Zephyr
16 14 (6.19%) Fiddler
17 12 (5.31%) Xcode
General
1 69 (30.53%) Finance
2 64 (28.32%) Social Skills
3 31 (13.72%) Banking
4 22 (9.73%) Public Sector
5 15 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.98%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.54%) Retail
8 5 (2.21%) Documentation Skills
9 4 (1.77%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (1.33%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.88%) Electronics
11 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.88%) Legal
11 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.88%) Marketing
11 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.44%) Law
12 1 (0.44%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 58 (25.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (13.27%) Tester
3 26 (11.50%) Developer
4 20 (8.85%) Architect
5 16 (7.08%) Data Engineer
6 13 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (5.31%) Big Data Engineer
8 11 (4.87%) Automation Tester
8 11 (4.87%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.42%) Consultant
9 10 (4.42%) Java Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.54%) Non-Functional Tester
11 8 (3.54%) Senior Tester
11 8 (3.54%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 7 (3.10%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (3.10%) Senior DevOps
12 7 (3.10%) Site Engineer
12 7 (3.10%) Test Engineer
13 6 (2.65%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (28.32%) REST
2 44 (19.47%) Spring
2 44 (19.47%) Spring Boot
3 41 (18.14%) WireMock
4 38 (16.81%) JSON
5 34 (15.04%) SOAP
6 30 (13.27%) Kafka
7 26 (11.50%) Node.js
8 23 (10.18%) React
9 18 (7.96%) RESTful
10 14 (6.19%) Web Services
11 12 (5.31%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (5.31%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (4.87%) Apache NiFi
12 11 (4.87%) HTML
13 10 (4.42%) Enzyme
13 10 (4.42%) Jest
14 9 (3.98%) Swagger
14 9 (3.98%) XML
15 8 (3.54%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.60%) Mobile App
2 18 (7.96%) User Experience
3 16 (7.08%) Cloud Native
3 16 (7.08%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (6.19%) W3C
5 11 (4.87%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.10%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.10%) Reinsurance
8 6 (2.65%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.77%) iPad
10 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.44%) Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) CMDB
11 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.45%) Linux
2 41 (18.14%) Unix
3 21 (9.29%) Android
4 20 (8.85%) Windows
5 13 (5.75%) Apple iOS
6 11 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.42%) CentOS
8 2 (0.88%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.44%) AIX
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (61.50%) CI/CD
2 119 (52.65%) Agile
3 117 (51.77%) DevOps
4 87 (38.50%) Test Automation
5 83 (36.73%) Scrum
6 74 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (27.88%) Microservices
8 52 (23.01%) Kanban
9 46 (20.35%) BDD
10 42 (18.58%) TDD
11 35 (15.49%) Analytics
12 29 (12.83%) Performance Testing
13 25 (11.06%) Infrastructure as Code
14 24 (10.62%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 24 (10.62%) Test Scripting
15 23 (10.18%) Change Management
15 23 (10.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 22 (9.73%) Data Protection
17 21 (9.29%) Full Stack Development
17 21 (9.29%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (46.46%) Java
2 60 (26.55%) Python
3 35 (15.49%) JavaScript
4 34 (15.04%) SQL
5 24 (10.62%) Groovy
6 20 (8.85%) PowerShell
7 19 (8.41%) Bash
7 19 (8.41%) Shell Script
8 18 (7.96%) Kotlin
8 18 (7.96%) Perl
9 12 (5.31%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.65%) Ruby
11 5 (2.21%) ES6
12 3 (1.33%) C++
13 2 (0.88%) AWK
13 2 (0.88%) PHP
13 2 (0.88%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (10.18%) SC Cleared
1 23 (10.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.44%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.06%) Accessibility
2 14 (6.19%) WCAG
3 12 (5.31%) QA
4 7 (3.10%) SLA
5 2 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 65 (28.76%) Docker
2 5 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.88%) HDFS
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (32.74%) Terraform
2 70 (30.97%) Ansible
3 69 (30.53%) Kubernetes
4 32 (14.16%) Grafana
5 25 (11.06%) Puppet
6 21 (9.29%) Istio
6 21 (9.29%) Prometheus
7 15 (6.64%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (5.75%) Packer
9 11 (4.87%) Nagios
10 7 (3.10%) Kibana
10 7 (3.10%) SCOM
11 6 (2.65%) Opsgenie
12 3 (1.33%) Consul
12 3 (1.33%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.33%) logstash
12 3 (1.33%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.88%) Fluentd
13 2 (0.88%) MOM
13 2 (0.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 107 (47.35%) Splunk
2 45 (19.91%) Oracle
3 31 (13.72%) Dynatrace
4 24 (10.62%) Google
5 21 (9.29%) Databricks
6 17 (7.52%) Microsoft
7 15 (6.64%) IBM
8 14 (6.19%) Atlassian
8 14 (6.19%) ServiceNow
9 13 (5.75%) Adobe
9 13 (5.75%) New Relic
10 12 (5.31%) MuleSoft
11 11 (4.87%) SAP
12 10 (4.42%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.54%) F5
13 8 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (3.10%) Denodo
14 7 (3.10%) SolarWinds
15 6 (2.65%) Informatica
15 6 (2.65%) PagerDuty