The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
New Relic
UK
Rank 525 578 564
Rank change year-on-year +53 -14  
Contract jobs citing New Relic 61 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.098% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 44
Median daily rate £456 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £359 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £608 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £598 £520
% change year-on-year -41.42% +14.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19614 23045 23664
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.15% 43.64% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12079 13916 13336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 807 988
Median hourly rate £17.89 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.55% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

New Relic
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing New Relic as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for New Relic in the UK

New Relic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for New Relic in the UK

New Relic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing New Relic over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Relic in the UK

New Relic
Top 8 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 61 £456 -8.75% 20
London +24 52 £500 - 14
City of London +11 12 £513 +2.50% 4
Leeds - 4 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £350 -
Yorkshire - 4 £350 - 1
South East +14 3 £350 -41.66% 2
Oxfordshire -2 3 £350 -

New Relic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing New Relic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for New Relic.

1 95 (77.24%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (69.11%) DevOps
3 80 (65.04%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (55.28%) Java
5 66 (53.66%) Linux
6 58 (47.15%) Jenkins
7 57 (46.34%) Git (software)
8 51 (41.46%) Ansible
9 48 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (37.40%) Splunk
11 45 (36.59%) JavaScript
11 45 (36.59%) Configuration Management
12 42 (34.15%) Python
13 41 (33.33%) Docker
14 40 (32.52%) Opscode Chef
14 40 (32.52%) MongoDB
15 38 (30.89%) Microservices
16 36 (29.27%) Puppet
17 33 (26.83%) Bash Shell
17 33 (26.83%) QA
17 33 (26.83%) Kanban
18 32 (26.02%) JIRA
19 31 (25.20%) Scrum
20 30 (24.39%) HTML
20 30 (24.39%) CSS
20 30 (24.39%) HTML5
21 29 (23.58%) Confluence
21 29 (23.58%) Amazon EC2
21 29 (23.58%) Microsoft Azure
21 29 (23.58%) Web Services

New Relic
Top Related 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 29 (23.58%) Confluence
2 26 (21.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 20 (16.26%) nginx
4 18 (14.63%) Apache
5 16 (13.01%) Tomcat
6 15 (12.20%) IIS
7 14 (11.38%) OpenStack
8 10 (8.13%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (4.88%) Anypoint
9 6 (4.88%) Apache Spark
10 4 (3.25%) Apache Solr
11 3 (2.44%) JBoss
11 3 (2.44%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 95 (77.24%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (23.58%) Amazon EC2
2 29 (23.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (22.76%) PaaS
4 25 (20.33%) Amazon S3
5 19 (15.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (14.63%) IaaS
7 15 (12.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 12 (9.76%) GitHub
9 11 (8.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (8.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 10 (8.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (7.32%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (6.50%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (6.50%) Datadog
12 8 (6.50%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (6.50%) Loggly
12 8 (6.50%) Sumo Logic
13 7 (5.69%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (4.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) DNS
2 15 (12.20%) HTTP
3 9 (7.32%) VPN
4 6 (4.88%) Kerberos
4 6 (4.88%) LDAP
4 6 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.07%) Internet
5 5 (4.07%) SSL
6 3 (2.44%) DMZ
6 3 (2.44%) Firewall
6 3 (2.44%) IPsec
6 3 (2.44%) Network Security
7 1 (0.81%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.52%) MongoDB
2 21 (17.07%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (14.63%) Redis
4 16 (13.01%) MySQL
5 15 (12.20%) Relational Database
6 14 (11.38%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
8 11 (8.94%) Big Data
8 11 (8.94%) NoSQL
8 11 (8.94%) Riak
9 7 (5.69%) RDBMS
10 5 (4.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.07%) HBase
11 3 (2.44%) Data Lake
11 3 (2.44%) DocumentDB
12 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 58 (47.15%) Jenkins
2 57 (46.34%) Git (software)
3 32 (26.02%) JIRA
4 22 (17.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (14.63%) Vagrant
6 17 (13.82%) Maven
7 16 (13.01%) Grunt
7 16 (13.01%) TeamCity
8 15 (12.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (9.76%) IntelliJ
10 11 (8.94%) Selenium
11 9 (7.32%) Cucumber
11 9 (7.32%) gulp
11 9 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (6.50%) JMeter
12 8 (6.50%) SonarQube
13 7 (5.69%) Artifactory
14 6 (4.88%) Ant
15 5 (4.07%) Gradle
16 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Banking
3 7 (5.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (43.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (22.76%) AWS DevOps
3 26 (21.14%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (18.70%) Developer
5 22 (17.89%) Java Developer
6 18 (14.63%) Architect
7 12 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (7.32%) Platform Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Lead DevOps
9 8 (6.50%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (4.07%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Consultant
11 5 (4.07%) Senior DevOps
11 5 (4.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.39%) CSS
1 30 (24.39%) HTML
1 30 (24.39%) HTML5
2 29 (23.58%) Elastic Stack
2 29 (23.58%) Spring
2 29 (23.58%) Web Services
3 26 (21.14%) Spring Boot
4 23 (18.70%) Node.js
5 19 (15.45%) AngularJS
6 17 (13.82%) CSS3
7 16 (13.01%) React
8 15 (12.20%) Spring Cloud
9 13 (10.57%) Dropwizard
9 13 (10.57%) Hystrix
9 13 (10.57%) Scalatra
10 11 (8.94%) .NET
11 10 (8.13%) LAMP
11 10 (8.13%) Play Framework
12 9 (7.32%) Middleware
13 8 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) PKI
2 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.07%) Replication
5 4 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.63%) CESG
7 2 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Fintech
8 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (53.66%) Linux
2 21 (17.07%) Windows
3 17 (13.82%) CentOS
4 13 (10.57%) CoreOS
5 12 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.88%) Unix
7 3 (2.44%) Solaris
8 1 (0.81%) Debian
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (69.11%) DevOps
2 80 (65.04%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (36.59%) Configuration Management
5 38 (30.89%) Microservices
6 33 (26.83%) Kanban
7 31 (25.20%) Scrum
8 27 (21.95%) TDD
9 19 (15.45%) BDD
9 19 (15.45%) Software Engineering
10 16 (13.01%) Web Application Development
11 15 (12.20%) Refactoring
11 15 (12.20%) SOA
12 13 (10.57%) Automated Testing
12 13 (10.57%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (10.57%) Pair Programming
12 13 (10.57%) SOLID
12 13 (10.57%) Web Development
13 12 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (9.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (55.28%) Java
2 45 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 42 (34.15%) Python
4 33 (26.83%) Bash Shell
5 25 (20.33%) SQL
6 23 (18.70%) Ruby
7 18 (14.63%) PHP
8 13 (10.57%) Perl
9 10 (8.13%) C#
10 9 (7.32%) Groovy
10 9 (7.32%) Scala
11 7 (5.69%) Go
11 7 (5.69%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.88%) C
13 4 (3.25%) C++
13 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) AWS Certification
2 7 (5.69%) Degree
3 3 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (26.83%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (33.33%) Docker
2 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.94%) Active Directory
4 9 (7.32%) VirtualBox
5 5 (4.07%) HDFS
5 5 (4.07%) vCloud
5 5 (4.07%) vSphere
6 4 (3.25%) LXC
6 4 (3.25%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.81%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 51 (41.46%) Ansible
2 40 (32.52%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (29.27%) Puppet
4 25 (20.33%) Nagios
5 17 (13.82%) Terraform
6 15 (12.20%) ZABBIX
7 12 (9.76%) Kubernetes
8 11 (8.94%) Graphite
8 11 (8.94%) Packer
9 10 (8.13%) logstash
9 10 (8.13%) Salt
10 9 (7.32%) Kibana
11 6 (4.88%) Cacti
11 6 (4.88%) SELinux
12 5 (4.07%) OSSEC
13 4 (3.25%) Ganglia
13 4 (3.25%) HAProxy
13 4 (3.25%) Hyperic
14 3 (2.44%) FortiGate
14 3 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (37.40%) Splunk
2 26 (21.14%) AppDynamics
3 18 (14.63%) Oracle
4 17 (13.82%) MuleSoft
5 16 (13.01%) VMware
6 13 (10.57%) Red Hat
6 13 (10.57%) SaltStack
7 12 (9.76%) Atlassian
8 10 (8.13%) Rackspace
9 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
10 8 (6.50%) Google
11 6 (4.88%) Trend Micro
12 4 (3.25%) Dynatrace
12 4 (3.25%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.63%) PagerDuty
14 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
15 1 (0.81%) Apigee
15 1 (0.81%) hybris
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