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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 151 184 184
Rank change year-on-year
+33 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 14 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 2.65% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 18
Median daily rate £388 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £320 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.08% -3.21%
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
596 717 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.62% 12.32% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 581 617
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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
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 24 June 2016.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) JIRA
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 8 (42.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Zephyr
4 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (36.84%) NeoLoad
5 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
5 7 (36.84%) Test Planning
5 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (36.84%) Banking
6 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
7 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
7 5 (26.32%) SDLC
7 5 (26.32%) VB
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
7 5 (26.32%) Equities
7 5 (26.32%) Derivative
7 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking

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 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) Neo4j
3 2 (10.53%) Redis
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 8 (42.11%) Zephyr
4 7 (36.84%) NeoLoad
5 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.53%) Gatling
6 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) Subversion
6 2 (10.53%) VisualVM
7 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
7 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 1 (5.26%) JUnit
7 1 (5.26%) Mockito
7 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.26%) The Grinder
7 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Coordinator
1 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Test Coordinator
2 5 (26.32%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Environment Coordinator
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Environment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Grails
1 2 (10.53%) JMX
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
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%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
2 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
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%) TDD
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%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) 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%) 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 3 (15.79%) SOASTA, Inc
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
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