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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 182 195 218
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +23
Contract jobs citing JMeter 16 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.15% 0.87% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Average daily rate
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£456 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £313 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
745 803 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.86% 13.81% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 613 636
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £57.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -36.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 20 (66.67%) Selenium
4 18 (60.00%) Web Services
5 15 (50.00%) JUnit
6 14 (46.67%) Maven
6 14 (46.67%) Cucumber
7 13 (43.33%) Subversion
7 13 (43.33%) Scrum
7 13 (43.33%) REST
8 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 12 (40.00%) Ruby
8 12 (40.00%) BDD
9 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
9 11 (36.67%) Performance Testing
10 9 (30.00%) WebDriver
10 9 (30.00%) TDD
10 9 (30.00%) SOAP
10 9 (30.00%) Node.js
10 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (26.67%) Python
11 8 (26.67%) Groovy
11 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (26.67%) JIRA
12 7 (23.33%) Spring
12 7 (23.33%) QA
12 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
12 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
12 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
12 7 (23.33%) Scala

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (30.00%) Node.js
2 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (16.67%) Jetty
4 2 (6.67%) Confluence
5 1 (3.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) RTSP
2 1 (3.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Selenium
2 15 (50.00%) JUnit
3 14 (46.67%) Maven
3 14 (46.67%) Cucumber
4 13 (43.33%) Subversion
5 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (30.00%) WebDriver
7 8 (26.67%) JIRA
8 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
9 6 (20.00%) TestNG
10 5 (16.67%) WebLOAD
10 5 (16.67%) Mockito
10 5 (16.67%) Gradle
11 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
12 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
12 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
13 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
13 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
13 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
13 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) AWS Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) Web Services
2 13 (43.33%) REST
3 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (30.00%) SOAP
4 7 (23.33%) XML
4 7 (23.33%) Spring
5 5 (16.67%) Guice
5 5 (16.67%) RESTful
6 4 (13.33%) XML-RPC
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (10.00%) jQuery
7 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
8 2 (6.67%) Apache Camel
8 2 (6.67%) .NET
8 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (6.67%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.33%) HTML5
9 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Online Games
2 2 (6.67%) Video on Demand
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) IPTV
2 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) EFT
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) UNIX
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) BDD
4 11 (36.67%) Performance Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
5 9 (30.00%) TDD
6 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
8 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
9 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
10 4 (13.33%) Open Source
10 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
11 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Ruby
3 8 (26.67%) Groovy
3 8 (26.67%) Python
4 7 (23.33%) Scala
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) StatsD
2 1 (3.33%) logstash
2 1 (3.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.67%) WorldPay
5 1 (3.33%) Xamarin