The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 119 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing JMeter 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.084% 0.16% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 1.83% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£230 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
244 218 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.24% 8.94% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 104 109
Average daily rate £355 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMeter across the Berkshire region.

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP