The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 44 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 6.25% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £481 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +48.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
JMeter
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
83 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.25% 8.51% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 24 39
Median daily rate £444 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% -55.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

JMeter
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ECMAScript
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ECMAScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA