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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 158 190 188
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Contract jobs citing JMeter 6 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 2.70% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 10
Median daily rate £334 £400 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% +17.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £296 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
612 777 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.95% 13.12% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 632 621
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 25 July 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 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 8 (42.11%) Zephyr
3 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (36.84%) Test Planning
4 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
4 7 (36.84%) NeoLoad
4 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Banking
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 5 (26.32%) VB
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
6 5 (26.32%) Derivative
6 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
6 5 (26.32%) Equities

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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Neo4j
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 8 (42.11%) Zephyr
4 7 (36.84%) NeoLoad
5 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.53%) Gatling
5 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.53%) Subversion
5 2 (10.53%) VisualVM
5 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.26%) Protractor
6 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.26%) The Grinder
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Coordinator
2 6 (31.58%) Test Coordinator
3 5 (26.32%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Test Environment Coordinator
5 3 (15.79%) Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Web Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Test Environment Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) Grails
2 2 (10.53%) JMX
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
2 5 (26.32%) Derivative
2 5 (26.32%) Equities
2 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) DTCC
4 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
2 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) Test Planning
3 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
3 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) Groovy
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Jython
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
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