Period
to 19 November 2019

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 6 months to 19 November 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 New Relic.

New Relic
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 679 673 707
Rank change year-on-year -6 +34 +67
Contract jobs citing New Relic 130 226 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 165 149
UK median daily rate £500 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +7.69%
10th Percentile £359 £363 £406
90th Percentile £638 £629 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 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 36,416 43,693 43,330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.45% 42.31% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,816 27,089 26,900
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £233 £250 £236
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,496 1,662 1,448
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +0.72% +5.30%
10th Percentile £11.21 £10.77 £10.58
90th Percentile £51.71 £47.00 £45.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.75% +2.20% -

New Relic
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Relic in the UK

New Relic
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 New Relic within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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 +25 126 £500 -6.54% 50
London +6 87 £525 -4.55% 33
UK excluding London +29 40 £500 - 18
North of England +39 19 £500 +33.33% 5
South East +37 13 £500 - 2
North West +15 9 £500 +25.00% 2
North East +15 8 £475 +28.38% 2
Midlands +48 2 - - 3
Yorkshire +33 2 £350 -9.68% 1
East Midlands +25 2 - - 2
East of England +24 2 £355 -34.00% 1
Scotland +13 2 - - 1
South West -4 2 £425 -26.09% 6

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 with a requirement for New Relic.

1 71 (54.62%) AWS
2 68 (52.31%) DevOps
3 60 (46.15%) Docker
4 56 (43.08%) Java
5 55 (42.31%) Terraform
6 51 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (35.38%) Python
8 44 (33.85%) Ansible
9 43 (33.08%) Linux
10 41 (31.54%) Splunk
10 41 (31.54%) Kubernetes
11 37 (28.46%) Jenkins
12 36 (27.69%) Azure
13 33 (25.38%) Datadog
14 32 (24.62%) Git (software)
15 30 (23.08%) Puppet
16 28 (21.54%) Configuration Management
17 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
18 26 (20.00%) Go
19 25 (19.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 25 (19.23%) Bash Shell
20 24 (18.46%) PaaS
21 21 (16.15%) Test Automation
22 20 (15.38%) Kanban
23 19 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
23 19 (14.62%) Open Source
23 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
23 19 (14.62%) AppDynamics
24 18 (13.85%) AWS CloudFormation
25 17 (13.08%) .NET

New Relic
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 10 (7.69%) Apache
1 10 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (6.92%) IIS
3 7 (5.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (5.38%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.62%) Confluence
4 6 (4.62%) nginx
5 5 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.08%) CMS
7 2 (1.54%) JBoss
7 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.77%) Jetty
8 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.77%) Mule
8 1 (0.77%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (3.08%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.54%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.77%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 71 (54.62%) AWS
2 36 (27.69%) Azure
3 33 (25.38%) Datadog
4 25 (19.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 24 (18.46%) PaaS
6 18 (13.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (10.77%) IaaS
7 14 (10.77%) OpenShift
8 12 (9.23%) SaaS
9 11 (8.46%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (8.46%) Amazon S3
10 10 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (6.92%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (6.92%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (6.92%) Amazon Glacier
11 9 (6.92%) GCP
12 8 (6.15%) Serverless
13 5 (3.85%) Azure Functions
13 5 (3.85%) GitHub
13 5 (3.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) Firewall
2 5 (3.85%) Internet
3 4 (3.08%) AMQP
4 3 (2.31%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.31%) DNS
4 3 (2.31%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.54%) HTTP
6 1 (0.77%) 3G
6 1 (0.77%) 4G
6 1 (0.77%) DHCP
6 1 (0.77%) LAN
6 1 (0.77%) MPLS
6 1 (0.77%) Network Security
6 1 (0.77%) SSH
6 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.77%) VPN
6 1 (0.77%) WAN
6 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.77%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.46%) MySQL
3 10 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.85%) Redis
7 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.54%) Aerospike
9 2 (1.54%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.54%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.77%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 37 (28.46%) Jenkins
2 32 (24.62%) Git (software)
3 17 (13.08%) TeamCity
4 11 (8.46%) Cucumber
4 11 (8.46%) GitLab
4 11 (8.46%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (8.46%) Selenium
5 9 (6.92%) JIRA
6 7 (5.38%) gulp
6 7 (5.38%) JMeter
7 6 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (3.85%) Artifactory
8 5 (3.85%) IBM UrbanCode
8 5 (3.85%) Mocha
8 5 (3.85%) Zephyr
9 4 (3.08%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.08%) Bitbucket Server
9 4 (3.08%) Grunt
9 4 (3.08%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (9.23%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Retail
3 4 (3.08%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) Banking
4 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.54%) Publishing
6 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Developer
2 29 (22.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (14.62%) AWS Engineer
4 13 (10.00%) Site Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Architect
8 7 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (5.38%) Java Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.62%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.62%) AWS Architect
9 6 (4.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) .NET
2 15 (11.54%) Node.js
3 14 (10.77%) Elastic Stack
4 11 (8.46%) HTML
4 11 (8.46%) HTML5
5 10 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.92%) LAMP
6 9 (6.92%) React
6 9 (6.92%) RESTful
7 8 (6.15%) Web Services
8 7 (5.38%) Sass
8 7 (5.38%) Spring
9 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (4.62%) jQuery
9 6 (4.62%) JSON
9 6 (4.62%) XML
10 5 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (3.08%) JMS
11 4 (3.08%) LDAP
11 4 (3.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 5 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (3.85%) Private Cloud
3 4 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.31%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.54%) PKI
6 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.08%) Linux
2 17 (13.08%) Unix
3 12 (9.23%) Windows
4 7 (5.38%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.62%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.54%) CentOS
7 2 (1.54%) VMS
8 1 (0.77%) Debian
8 1 (0.77%) Fedora
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (52.31%) DevOps
2 51 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (21.54%) Configuration Management
4 21 (16.15%) Test Automation
5 20 (15.38%) Kanban
6 19 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (14.62%) Open Source
6 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
7 16 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (11.54%) TDD
9 13 (10.00%) Analytics
9 13 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 12 (9.23%) BDD
10 12 (9.23%) Incident Management
10 12 (9.23%) Migration
10 12 (9.23%) Scrum
11 11 (8.46%) E-Commerce
11 11 (8.46%) MVC
12 10 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (6.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.08%) Java
2 46 (35.38%) Python
3 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.00%) Go
5 25 (19.23%) Bash Shell
6 16 (12.31%) Ruby
7 15 (11.54%) Perl
8 13 (10.00%) PHP
8 13 (10.00%) SQL
9 10 (7.69%) C#
10 9 (6.92%) PowerShell
11 7 (5.38%) C
11 7 (5.38%) C++
12 6 (4.62%) Java 8
13 3 (2.31%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.54%) Groovy
14 2 (1.54%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.54%) LINC
15 1 (0.77%) ES6
15 1 (0.77%) Rust
Qualifications
1 8 (6.15%) Degree
2 7 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.31%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.77%) CCNA
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.77%) MCSE
5 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (46.15%) Docker
2 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.85%) vCloud
4 2 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.77%) Varnish
5 1 (0.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 55 (42.31%) Terraform
2 44 (33.85%) Ansible
3 41 (31.54%) Kubernetes
4 30 (23.08%) Puppet
5 17 (13.08%) Nagios
6 12 (9.23%) logstash
7 11 (8.46%) Consul
7 11 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (7.69%) Grafana
8 10 (7.69%) Kibana
9 6 (4.62%) Prometheus
10 5 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (3.85%) collectd
10 5 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
10 5 (3.85%) OpenView
10 5 (3.85%) Zipkin
11 4 (3.08%) Packer
12 2 (1.54%) Mesos
12 2 (1.54%) Pingdom
12 2 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (31.54%) Splunk
2 19 (14.62%) AppDynamics
3 16 (12.31%) Oracle
4 11 (8.46%) HP
5 10 (7.69%) Dynatrace
5 10 (7.69%) Google
5 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.92%) PagerDuty
7 8 (6.15%) VMware
8 7 (5.38%) Adobe
9 6 (4.62%) MuleSoft
10 5 (3.85%) BMC
10 5 (3.85%) IBM
10 5 (3.85%) Micro Focus
11 4 (3.08%) hybris
11 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.08%) SAP
12 3 (2.31%) Citrix
12 3 (2.31%) Dell
12 3 (2.31%) SolarWinds