Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 691 647 691
Rank change year-on-year -44 +44 +111
Contract jobs citing New Relic 158 252 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.58% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 173 142
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +0.48% +10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £352 £375
90th Percentile £602 £631 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -3.05%
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 39,343 43,303 42,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.58% 41.57% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,495 26,794 25,730
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,407 1,614 1,435
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.29 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.90 £16.50 £16.36
% change year-on-year +8.48% +0.89% -6.54%

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 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Relic in the UK

New Relic
Top 10 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 21 July 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 -21 155 £500 -4.76% 55
London +22 103 £528 -4.09% 36
UK excluding London -38 52 £475 +5.56% 19
South East +7 43 £475 -17.39% 2
Midlands +28 4 £550 -4.35% 3
East Midlands +26 4 £550 -4.35%
North of England -18 4 £500 +36.99% 10
North West +19 2 £500 - 8
North East -13 2 £538 +47.26%
Scotland +27 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 112 (70.89%) DevOps
2 86 (54.43%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (50.63%) Terraform
4 76 (48.10%) Jenkins
5 70 (44.30%) Docker
6 67 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (40.51%) Linux
8 63 (39.87%) Python
8 63 (39.87%) Ansible
9 62 (39.24%) Kubernetes
10 60 (37.97%) Java
11 54 (34.18%) Git (software)
12 48 (30.38%) Configuration Management
12 48 (30.38%) Splunk
13 44 (27.85%) Puppet
14 39 (24.68%) TeamCity
15 36 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (22.78%) Datadog
16 34 (21.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 32 (20.25%) JavaScript
17 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
18 30 (18.99%) Infrastructure as Code
19 29 (18.35%) Test Automation
20 28 (17.72%) Continuous Delivery
21 26 (16.46%) Software Engineering
22 25 (15.82%) Elastic Stack
23 24 (15.19%) BDD
24 23 (14.56%) PaaS
24 23 (14.56%) Bash Shell
24 23 (14.56%) JIRA

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 17 (10.76%) Confluence
2 15 (9.49%) Apache Spark
3 12 (7.59%) Umbraco
4 10 (6.33%) Apache
5 8 (5.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (5.06%) nginx
6 7 (4.43%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.53%) CMS
8 4 (2.53%) ColdFusion
8 4 (2.53%) Drupal
8 4 (2.53%) Jetty
8 4 (2.53%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.90%) IIS
9 3 (1.90%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.27%) FileNet
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (3.80%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 86 (54.43%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (22.78%) Datadog
3 34 (21.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (14.56%) PaaS
6 22 (13.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (13.92%) IaaS
7 19 (12.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (8.86%) Loggly
9 12 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (7.59%) Amazon S3
10 11 (6.96%) Serverless
11 10 (6.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (5.70%) Amazon ECS
12 9 (5.70%) GitHub
12 9 (5.70%) Stackdriver
13 8 (5.06%) SaaS
14 7 (4.43%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (4.43%) Amazon Glacier
14 7 (4.43%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.96%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.33%) DNS
2 10 (6.33%) HTTP
3 7 (4.43%) Internet
4 6 (3.80%) Firewall
5 5 (3.16%) VPN
6 4 (2.53%) FTP
7 3 (1.90%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.27%) AMQP
9 1 (0.63%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.63%) DHCP
9 1 (0.63%) DSL
9 1 (0.63%) LAN
9 1 (0.63%) MPLS
9 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.63%) Network Security
9 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.29%) NoSQL
2 20 (12.66%) Redis
3 19 (12.03%) MySQL
4 11 (6.96%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (6.96%) Hadoop
4 11 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (5.06%) Big Data
6 7 (4.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.80%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.53%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (2.53%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.27%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.27%) DB2
10 2 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.63%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 76 (48.10%) Jenkins
2 54 (34.18%) Git (software)
3 39 (24.68%) TeamCity
4 23 (14.56%) JIRA
5 20 (12.66%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (10.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (9.49%) gulp
7 15 (9.49%) SpecFlow
8 14 (8.86%) GitLab
8 14 (8.86%) JMeter
9 12 (7.59%) Babel
9 12 (7.59%) webpack
10 11 (6.96%) GoCD
10 11 (6.96%) Jasmine
11 8 (5.06%) Maven
12 7 (4.43%) Vagrant
13 6 (3.80%) Bitbucket
13 6 (3.80%) Cucumber
13 6 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (3.16%) Mocha
General
1 12 (7.59%) Retail
2 11 (6.96%) Finance
3 9 (5.70%) Banking
4 4 (2.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.53%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Advertising
5 2 (1.27%) Law
5 2 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (28.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (22.78%) Developer
3 23 (14.56%) AWS Engineer
4 19 (12.03%) AWS DevOps
4 19 (12.03%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.13%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.49%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (8.86%) Site Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) Service Manager
9 10 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (6.33%) DevOps Manager
9 10 (6.33%) Senior DevOps
9 10 (6.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Architect
10 7 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.82%) Elastic Stack
2 20 (12.66%) .NET
3 19 (12.03%) Kafka
4 18 (11.39%) Node.js
5 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (9.49%) RESTful
7 12 (7.59%) .NET Core
7 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET
7 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (7.59%) Swagger
8 11 (6.96%) Spring
9 9 (5.70%) React
9 9 (5.70%) Web Services
10 8 (5.06%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.43%) HTML
11 7 (4.43%) LAMP
12 6 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (3.80%) Spring Boot
13 5 (3.16%) Dropwizard
13 5 (3.16%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (3.80%) Online Banking
2 5 (3.16%) Replication
3 3 (1.90%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.63%) Blog
5 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (40.51%) Linux
2 16 (10.13%) Windows
3 12 (7.59%) VMS
4 10 (6.33%) Unix
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.90%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.27%) CentOS
7 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (70.89%) DevOps
2 67 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (30.38%) Configuration Management
4 36 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (18.99%) Infrastructure as Code
6 29 (18.35%) Test Automation
7 28 (17.72%) Continuous Delivery
8 26 (16.46%) Software Engineering
9 24 (15.19%) BDD
10 23 (14.56%) Scrum
11 19 (12.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (12.03%) Kanban
11 19 (12.03%) TDD
12 18 (11.39%) Incident Management
12 18 (11.39%) Microservices
12 18 (11.39%) MVC
12 18 (11.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 18 (11.39%) Workflow
13 17 (10.76%) Deployment Automation
14 14 (8.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (39.87%) Python
2 60 (37.97%) Java
3 32 (20.25%) JavaScript
4 23 (14.56%) Bash Shell
5 22 (13.92%) Go
6 21 (13.29%) C#
7 20 (12.66%) Ruby
8 19 (12.03%) SQL
9 15 (9.49%) PHP
10 10 (6.33%) Perl
11 7 (4.43%) Kotlin
11 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.80%) ES6
12 6 (3.80%) Scala
13 5 (3.16%) Java 8
14 4 (2.53%) ANSI SQL
14 4 (2.53%) C++
14 4 (2.53%) Java 9
14 4 (2.53%) PHP 7
15 3 (1.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (2.53%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) CHECK Team Member
2 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.27%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) CCNA
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) MCSE
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.49%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (44.30%) Docker
2 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.43%) Apache Flume
3 7 (4.43%) HDFS
4 4 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.90%) vCloud
6 2 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.27%) etcd
6 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.27%) LXC
6 2 (1.27%) Varnish
6 2 (1.27%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 80 (50.63%) Terraform
2 63 (39.87%) Ansible
3 62 (39.24%) Kubernetes
4 44 (27.85%) Puppet
5 18 (11.39%) Nagios
6 15 (9.49%) Kibana
7 9 (5.70%) Consul
7 9 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (5.06%) Grafana
8 8 (5.06%) logstash
8 8 (5.06%) Packer
9 6 (3.80%) ZABBIX
10 5 (3.16%) Graphite
10 5 (3.16%) Mesos
10 5 (3.16%) Prometheus
11 4 (2.53%) HAProxy
11 4 (2.53%) StatsD
12 3 (1.90%) HP SiteScope
12 3 (1.90%) OpenView
13 2 (1.27%) yum
Vendors
1 48 (30.38%) Splunk
2 23 (14.56%) AppDynamics
3 16 (10.13%) Google
4 12 (7.59%) Xamarin
5 10 (6.33%) VMware
6 8 (5.06%) Adobe
6 8 (5.06%) PagerDuty
7 7 (4.43%) hybris
7 7 (4.43%) Oracle
7 7 (4.43%) SAP
8 6 (3.80%) HP
8 6 (3.80%) MuleSoft
9 5 (3.16%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.53%) Dynatrace
10 4 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.90%) Dell
11 3 (1.90%) IBM
11 3 (1.90%) SaltStack
12 2 (1.27%) F5
12 2 (1.27%) Moogsoft