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 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 489 603 588
Rank change year-on-year +114 -15  
Contract jobs citing New Relic 98 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.092% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 37 45
Median daily rate £525 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +7.52% +3.33%  
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 20268 23841 24920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.79% 44.93% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12304 14686 14597
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 813 1122
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Relic in the UK

New Relic
Top 22 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 25 June 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 +96 98 £525 +12.90% 16
London +56 78 £544 +20.83% 11
City of London +21 26 £544 +6.09% 1
South East +41 11 £525 +10.52% 2
Oxfordshire -2 7 £550 +15.78%
Oxford +3 6 £550 +15.78%
Plymouth - 4 £250 -
Devon - 4 £250 -
South West - 4 £250 -
Surrey -2 3 £500 +6.38%
Yorkshire +18 2 £420 +5.32% 1
West Yorkshire +17 2 £420 +5.32% 1
Leeds +15 2 £420 -15.57% 1
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £550 -
Watford - 1 £525 -
Reigate - 1 £475 -
East Grinstead - 1 £438 -
East of England - 1 £525 - 2
North West - 1 £550 -
West Sussex - 1 £438 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £525 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 101 (61.59%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (48.78%) Continuous Integration
3 78 (47.56%) DevOps
4 76 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (43.90%) Java
6 68 (41.46%) Git (software)
7 64 (39.02%) Jenkins
8 52 (31.71%) Linux
9 48 (29.27%) Kanban
10 47 (28.66%) Splunk
11 46 (28.05%) Test Automation
11 46 (28.05%) Scrum
11 46 (28.05%) Docker
12 45 (27.44%) React
13 44 (26.83%) JavaScript
14 43 (26.22%) Web Services
14 43 (26.22%) Software Engineering
15 42 (25.61%) TDD
16 41 (25.00%) QA
16 41 (25.00%) MongoDB
16 41 (25.00%) AppDynamics
17 39 (23.78%) Microservices
17 39 (23.78%) BDD
18 38 (23.17%) AngularJS
19 36 (21.95%) CSS
19 36 (21.95%) HTML
19 36 (21.95%) HTML5
20 35 (21.34%) Pair Programming
21 34 (20.73%) SOLID
22 33 (20.12%) MVC

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 24 (14.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 20 (12.20%) Confluence
3 10 (6.10%) Anypoint
3 10 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.88%) nginx
5 6 (3.66%) IIS
5 6 (3.66%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.05%) JBoss
7 4 (2.44%) Apache
8 3 (1.83%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.83%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.22%) Mule
10 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 101 (61.59%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (20.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (17.07%) GitHub
4 26 (15.85%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (15.85%) PaaS
5 14 (8.54%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (7.32%) Amazon S3
6 12 (7.32%) Datadog
7 11 (6.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 11 (6.71%) IaaS
8 10 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (6.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (4.27%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (2.44%) Loggly
11 4 (2.44%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (1.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.32%) HTTP
2 8 (4.88%) DNS
3 3 (1.83%) DMZ
3 3 (1.83%) Firewall
3 3 (1.83%) IPsec
3 3 (1.83%) Network Security
3 3 (1.83%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 32 (19.51%) Redis
3 9 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.88%) Big Data
4 8 (4.88%) Riak
5 6 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.66%) MySQL
6 5 (3.05%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.83%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.83%) DocumentDB
8 3 (1.83%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.22%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.61%) HBase
10 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (41.46%) Git (software)
2 64 (39.02%) Jenkins
3 32 (19.51%) Grunt
4 30 (18.29%) IntelliJ
5 28 (17.07%) gulp
6 23 (14.02%) JIRA
7 21 (12.80%) TeamCity
8 17 (10.37%) JMeter
8 17 (10.37%) Selenium
9 14 (8.54%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (7.93%) Cucumber
10 13 (7.93%) Maven
10 13 (7.93%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (5.49%) Subversion
12 7 (4.27%) GitLab
12 7 (4.27%) Vagrant
13 6 (3.66%) Artifactory
14 4 (2.44%) Bitbucket
14 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (17.68%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Financial Institution
3 12 (7.32%) Banking
4 8 (4.88%) Retail
5 2 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (31.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (22.56%) Developer
3 28 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.41%) AWS DevOps
5 20 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
5 20 (12.20%) Platform Engineer
6 17 (10.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) Operations Engineer
8 13 (7.93%) Performance Engineer
9 12 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (6.71%) Applications Engineer
10 11 (6.71%) Monitoring Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) Architect
12 9 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 8 (4.88%) Agile Developer
13 8 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 7 (4.27%) Analyst
14 7 (4.27%) Consultant
14 7 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (4.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.44%) React
2 43 (26.22%) Web Services
3 38 (23.17%) AngularJS
4 36 (21.95%) CSS
4 36 (21.95%) HTML
4 36 (21.95%) HTML5
5 31 (18.90%) Dropwizard
5 31 (18.90%) Hystrix
5 31 (18.90%) Scalatra
6 29 (17.68%) Play Framework
7 23 (14.02%) Spring
8 21 (12.80%) Node.js
9 20 (12.20%) Spring Boot
10 19 (11.59%) Elastic Stack
11 11 (6.71%) .NET
11 11 (6.71%) Spring Cloud
12 7 (4.27%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET
13 6 (3.66%) Java EE
14 5 (3.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.27%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.05%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (2.44%) Replication
6 3 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.83%) Blog
6 3 (1.83%) BYOD
6 3 (1.83%) Fintech
6 3 (1.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.71%) Linux
2 20 (12.20%) Unix
3 18 (10.98%) Windows
4 14 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.27%) CentOS
6 3 (1.83%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.61%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (48.78%) Continuous Integration
2 78 (47.56%) DevOps
3 76 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (29.27%) Kanban
5 46 (28.05%) Scrum
5 46 (28.05%) Test Automation
6 43 (26.22%) Software Engineering
7 42 (25.61%) TDD
8 39 (23.78%) BDD
8 39 (23.78%) Microservices
9 35 (21.34%) Pair Programming
10 34 (20.73%) SOLID
11 33 (20.12%) MVC
11 33 (20.12%) Refactoring
12 31 (18.90%) Domain-Driven Design
12 31 (18.90%) Web Application Development
12 31 (18.90%) Web Development
13 30 (18.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 30 (18.29%) SOA
14 29 (17.68%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.90%) Java
2 44 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 30 (18.29%) Groovy
4 29 (17.68%) Python
5 25 (15.24%) Bash Shell
6 15 (9.15%) C#
6 15 (9.15%) SQL
7 14 (8.54%) Scala
8 11 (6.71%) Ruby
9 9 (5.49%) Perl
9 9 (5.49%) PHP
10 7 (4.27%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.83%) C++
11 3 (1.83%) Go
12 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.83%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (28.05%) Docker
2 5 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.44%) vCloud
3 4 (2.44%) vSphere
4 3 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.61%) HDFS
6 1 (0.61%) Postfix
6 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (17.68%) Ansible
2 26 (15.85%) Terraform
3 23 (14.02%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (12.20%) Kubernetes
5 18 (10.98%) Puppet
6 15 (9.15%) Graphite
6 15 (9.15%) Nagios
7 13 (7.93%) ZABBIX
8 12 (7.32%) logstash
9 10 (6.10%) Kibana
10 8 (4.88%) Packer
11 6 (3.66%) HAProxy
12 5 (3.05%) Cacti
13 4 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (2.44%) Grafana
13 4 (2.44%) Salt
14 3 (1.83%) Hyperic
14 3 (1.83%) Perfmon
14 3 (1.83%) Prometheus
14 3 (1.83%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 47 (28.66%) Splunk
2 41 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 17 (10.37%) MuleSoft
4 14 (8.54%) Oracle
5 11 (6.71%) Dynatrace
6 9 (5.49%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.49%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.66%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.66%) BMC
7 6 (3.66%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.05%) Google
8 5 (3.05%) SaltStack
8 5 (3.05%) SAP
8 5 (3.05%) VMware
9 4 (2.44%) CA
9 4 (2.44%) Facebook
9 4 (2.44%) IBM
9 4 (2.44%) Sun
10 3 (1.83%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.83%) Remedy
London
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