The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 158 160 178
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Contract jobs citing JMeter 4 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.087% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 0.56% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £340 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £333
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +35.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
594 532 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.56% 15.38% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 440 625
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) ISEB
3 6 (42.86%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
4 5 (35.71%) Zephyr
5 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 4 (28.57%) The Grinder
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Jython
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) GitHub

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (42.86%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
4 5 (35.71%) Zephyr
5 4 (28.57%) The Grinder
6 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
6 3 (21.43%) NeoLoad
7 2 (14.29%) Maven
8 1 (7.14%) Ant
8 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
8 1 (7.14%) Hudson
8 1 (7.14%) JUnit
8 1 (7.14%) PhantomJS
8 1 (7.14%) TestNG
8 1 (7.14%) VisualVM
8 1 (7.14%) WATIR
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Environment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Behat
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) Express
5 1 (7.14%) Grails
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) JMX
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) React
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) API Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Jython
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
1 2 (14.29%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Graphite
1 2 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
2 1 (7.14%) Green Hat
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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