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 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 34 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing JMeter 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.29% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.31% 0.95% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £275 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £275 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JMeter
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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
65 105 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.57% 20.15% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 78
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Appium
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) AMQP
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) JUnit
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) AMQP
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) Appium
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (11.11%) JBehave
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) API Design
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) ECMAScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) SDET