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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 73 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing JMeter 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.92% 1.60% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
109 125 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.17% 10.80% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 50
Average daily rate £328 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £40.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Appium

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA