The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 70 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 0.092% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.10% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JMeter
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
99 83 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.30% 7.62% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 51 78
Average daily rate £375 £345 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £307 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 7 £425 -
JMeter
South East

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (85.71%) Selenium
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
4 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle
7 5 (35.71%) SOAP
7 5 (35.71%) UNIX
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) Windows NT
7 5 (35.71%) VBScript
7 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
7 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
7 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
8 4 (28.57%) PhantomJS
8 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (28.57%) OO
8 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 3 (21.43%) VB
9 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 7 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
5 4 (28.57%) PhantomJS
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
6 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
6 1 (7.14%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) DTV
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 4 (28.57%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.14%) System Testing
8 1 (7.14%) V-Model
8 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (7.14%) RUP
8 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) VBScript
5 3 (21.43%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM