The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 69 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JMeter
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
141 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.26% 7.82% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 37 33
Median daily rate £440 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £447 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JMeter
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle