Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

New Relic
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 708 744 798
Rank change year-on-year +36 +54 0
Contract jobs citing New Relic 189 142 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 120 76
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £406 £418 £344
90th Percentile £588 £613 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £475 £413
% change year-on-year +7.89% +15.15% -25.00%
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 43927 47590 49581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 45.32% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27311 29060 29226
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £233 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1460 1714 2108
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.24 £10.21
90th Percentile £45.50 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Relic in the UK

New Relic
Top 14 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 24 November 2017. 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 +42 188 £525 +7.69% 28
London +30 127 £525 +7.69% 17
UK excluding London +43 62 £513 +7.89% 11
South East +19 26 £525 +12.90% 1
North of England +43 16 £438 -16.67% 3
Yorkshire +14 11 £425 -22.73% 2
East of England - 11 £525 - 5
South West -2 6 £365 -27.00% 2
North West +26 3 £550 +10.00% 1
North East +64 2 £406 -26.14%
Midlands +28 2 £500 +6.67%
West Midlands +18 1 £525 +37.70%
Scotland - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 124 (65.61%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (52.91%) DevOps
4 89 (47.09%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (43.39%) Java
6 80 (42.33%) Git (software)
7 75 (39.68%) Jenkins
8 70 (37.04%) Scrum
9 68 (35.98%) Test Automation
10 66 (34.92%) JavaScript
11 64 (33.86%) Software Engineering
12 62 (32.80%) Web Services
13 60 (31.75%) React
14 59 (31.22%) MongoDB
15 58 (30.69%) Docker
16 55 (29.10%) Linux
17 54 (28.57%) QA
18 51 (26.98%) HTML
18 51 (26.98%) BDD
19 50 (26.46%) Ansible
19 50 (26.46%) Python
20 49 (25.93%) CSS
20 49 (25.93%) Domain-Driven Design
21 48 (25.40%) SOA
21 48 (25.40%) MVC
21 48 (25.40%) Splunk
22 47 (24.87%) AngularJS
22 47 (24.87%) AppDynamics
22 47 (24.87%) SOLID
22 47 (24.87%) Kanban

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 22 (11.64%) IIS
2 21 (11.11%) Confluence
3 14 (7.41%) Apache
3 14 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 13 (6.88%) nginx
5 12 (6.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (5.29%) JBoss
6 10 (5.29%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.17%) Mule
7 6 (3.17%) Mule ESB
7 6 (3.17%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.12%) Anypoint
10 3 (1.59%) CMS
10 3 (1.59%) Jetty
10 3 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.06%) Drupal
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 124 (65.61%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (21.16%) GitHub
3 30 (15.87%) AWS Lambda
3 30 (15.87%) Serverless
4 27 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (7.94%) Amazon S3
5 15 (7.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 12 (6.35%) PaaS
7 10 (5.29%) IaaS
8 9 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (3.17%) Akamai
11 6 (3.17%) CloudFront
11 6 (3.17%) npm
12 5 (2.65%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (2.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (2.65%) Google Analytics
12 5 (2.65%) Route 53
13 4 (2.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) HTTP
2 6 (3.17%) DNS
3 5 (2.65%) Firewall
3 5 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.12%) Bluetooth
4 4 (2.12%) Network Security
5 3 (1.59%) SSL
5 3 (1.59%) VPN
6 2 (1.06%) LDAP
6 2 (1.06%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.53%) DHCP
7 1 (0.53%) FTP
7 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.53%) ICMP
7 1 (0.53%) Internet
7 1 (0.53%) IPsec
7 1 (0.53%) LAN
7 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.53%) SAN
7 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (31.22%) MongoDB
2 35 (18.52%) Redis
3 22 (11.64%) MySQL
4 11 (5.82%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.23%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.65%) DB2
8 5 (2.65%) DbVisualizer
8 5 (2.65%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.12%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (2.12%) Neo4j
9 4 (2.12%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.12%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.59%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.59%) Riak
11 2 (1.06%) InfluxDB
11 2 (1.06%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 80 (42.33%) Git (software)
2 75 (39.68%) Jenkins
3 43 (22.75%) gulp
4 40 (21.16%) Grunt
5 39 (20.63%) IntelliJ
6 37 (19.58%) JIRA
7 20 (10.58%) TeamCity
8 14 (7.41%) JMeter
9 13 (6.88%) Selenium
10 11 (5.82%) Maven
11 10 (5.29%) Artifactory
11 10 (5.29%) Vagrant
12 9 (4.76%) Bitbucket
12 9 (4.76%) Cucumber
12 9 (4.76%) GitLab
12 9 (4.76%) LoadRunner
12 9 (4.76%) MSBuild
12 9 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (3.17%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (14.81%) Finance
2 17 (8.99%) Banking
3 12 (6.35%) Games
4 5 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.59%) Marketing
5 3 (1.59%) Publishing
6 2 (1.06%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (39.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (29.10%) Developer
3 33 (17.46%) Java Developer
4 19 (10.05%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (8.99%) Applications Engineer
5 17 (8.99%) AWS DevOps
6 16 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 14 (7.41%) Agile Developer
8 13 (6.88%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.35%) Agile Java Developer
10 9 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) PowerShell Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Windows DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (4.23%) Consultant
12 7 (3.70%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (32.80%) Web Services
2 60 (31.75%) React
3 51 (26.98%) HTML
4 49 (25.93%) CSS
5 47 (24.87%) AngularJS
6 46 (24.34%) HTML5
7 41 (21.69%) Hystrix
8 39 (20.63%) Dropwizard
8 39 (20.63%) Scalatra
9 37 (19.58%) Play Framework
10 31 (16.40%) Node.js
11 27 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
12 23 (12.17%) .NET
13 21 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (11.11%) Spring
14 20 (10.58%) Spring Boot
15 12 (6.35%) LAMP
16 10 (5.29%) ActiveMQ
16 10 (5.29%) RESTful
17 9 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (4.23%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.65%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.12%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (2.12%) Social Media
7 3 (1.59%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.59%) Wiki
8 2 (1.06%) Fintech
8 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Blog
9 1 (0.53%) CESG
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Social Network
9 1 (0.53%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (29.10%) Linux
2 28 (14.81%) Windows
3 26 (13.76%) Unix
4 13 (6.88%) CentOS
4 13 (6.88%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.35%) Ubuntu
6 9 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.17%) CoreOS
8 5 (2.65%) AIX
9 4 (2.12%) Android
10 2 (1.06%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (52.91%) DevOps
3 89 (47.09%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (37.04%) Scrum
5 68 (35.98%) Test Automation
6 64 (33.86%) Software Engineering
7 51 (26.98%) BDD
8 49 (25.93%) Domain-Driven Design
9 48 (25.40%) MVC
9 48 (25.40%) SOA
10 47 (24.87%) Kanban
10 47 (24.87%) Pair Programming
10 47 (24.87%) SOLID
10 47 (24.87%) TDD
11 41 (21.69%) Front End Development
12 39 (20.63%) Refactoring
12 39 (20.63%) Web Application Development
12 39 (20.63%) Web Development
13 37 (19.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 31 (16.40%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (43.39%) Java
2 66 (34.92%) JavaScript
3 50 (26.46%) Python
4 40 (21.16%) Groovy
5 33 (17.46%) Bash Shell
6 32 (16.93%) SQL
7 30 (15.87%) Ruby
8 22 (11.64%) PHP
9 19 (10.05%) Perl
9 19 (10.05%) PowerShell
10 14 (7.41%) C#
11 12 (6.35%) Scala
12 8 (4.23%) GraphQL
13 7 (3.70%) C++
14 5 (2.65%) AWK
15 4 (2.12%) C
15 4 (2.12%) ES6
15 4 (2.12%) Go
15 4 (2.12%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.76%) Degree
2 8 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) GCP
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (30.69%) Docker
2 5 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.12%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.06%) Firmware
5 2 (1.06%) GlusterFS
5 2 (1.06%) Xen
6 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) HDFS
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.53%) KVM
6 1 (0.53%) LXC
Systems Management
1 50 (26.46%) Ansible
2 41 (21.69%) Puppet
2 41 (21.69%) Terraform
3 31 (16.40%) Kubernetes
4 30 (15.87%) Nagios
4 30 (15.87%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (7.41%) ZABBIX
6 13 (6.88%) Grafana
7 11 (5.82%) Packer
8 9 (4.76%) Kibana
9 7 (3.70%) Graphite
10 5 (2.65%) Capistrano
10 5 (2.65%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (2.12%) logstash
11 4 (2.12%) Rancher
12 3 (1.59%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.59%) Icinga
12 3 (1.59%) Opsview
12 3 (1.59%) Prometheus
12 3 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 48 (25.40%) Splunk
2 47 (24.87%) AppDynamics
3 19 (10.05%) Dynatrace
4 15 (7.94%) Google
5 11 (5.82%) Oracle
6 10 (5.29%) VMware
7 8 (4.23%) RedGate
8 7 (3.70%) Cisco
8 7 (3.70%) MuleSoft
8 7 (3.70%) Rackspace
9 6 (3.17%) Apigee
9 6 (3.17%) Atlassian
9 6 (3.17%) Facebook
9 6 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.65%) Adobe
11 3 (1.59%) Capita
11 3 (1.59%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.59%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.59%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.06%) PagerDuty