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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
London / City of London
Rank 155 139 167
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Contract jobs citing JMeter 2 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.16% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 1.15% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 16
Median daily rate £513 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £405 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £414 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +14.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
504 435 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.24% 14.20% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 342 569
Median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £335 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Zephyr
5 3 (25.00%) The Grinder
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) SOA

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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
2 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 4 (33.33%) Zephyr
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) The Grinder
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Maven
5 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
5 2 (16.67%) WATIR
6 1 (8.33%) Ant
6 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
6 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 1 (8.33%) NUnit
6 1 (8.33%) PhantomJS
6 1 (8.33%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (8.33%) QA Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Behat
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Express
4 1 (8.33%) Grails
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) JMX
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) React
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) API Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Jython
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Graphite
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
1 2 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Green Hat
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