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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% - 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £489 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £414 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.36% +14.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
76 71 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.71% 11.29% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 20
Median daily rate £358 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £163 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) WireMock
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk