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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 187 183 216
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Contract jobs citing JMeter 21 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.36% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.91% 2.80% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 0
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£400 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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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
721 750 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.35% 12.80% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 581 617
Average daily rate £450 £443 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 23 (71.88%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) Scrum
4 15 (46.88%) Web Services
5 13 (40.63%) QA
6 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 11 (34.38%) TDD
7 11 (34.38%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) JUnit
7 11 (34.38%) Cucumber
8 10 (31.25%) REST
8 10 (31.25%) Finance
8 10 (31.25%) Performance Testing
8 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (28.13%) WebDriver
9 9 (28.13%) Subversion
9 9 (28.13%) Ruby
9 9 (28.13%) SOAP
10 8 (25.00%) XML
10 8 (25.00%) Maven
10 8 (25.00%) JIRA
10 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (25.00%) BDD
10 8 (25.00%) DevOps
11 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
12 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.75%) Node.js
12 6 (18.75%) TestNG
12 6 (18.75%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (18.75%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) Confluence
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) Jetty
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) RTSP
3 1 (3.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 11 (34.38%) JUnit
2 11 (34.38%) Cucumber
3 9 (28.13%) WebDriver
3 9 (28.13%) Subversion
4 8 (25.00%) Maven
4 8 (25.00%) JIRA
5 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
6 6 (18.75%) TestNG
7 5 (15.63%) WebLOAD
8 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
9 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
10 2 (6.25%) Gradle
10 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
10 2 (6.25%) Mockito
11 1 (3.13%) JProfiler
11 1 (3.13%) Hudson
11 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) QA Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) Web Services
2 10 (31.25%) REST
3 9 (28.13%) SOAP
4 8 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.50%) RESTful
6 4 (12.50%) XML-RPC
6 4 (12.50%) Spring
7 3 (9.38%) jQuery
7 3 (9.38%) HTML
8 2 (6.25%) .NET
8 2 (6.25%) Guice
8 2 (6.25%) JSON
8 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
8 2 (6.25%) Gherkin
9 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
9 1 (3.13%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Online Games
2 2 (6.25%) Video on Demand
2 2 (6.25%) Social Media
2 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.25%) IPTV
2 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) EFT
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Android
1 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Scrum
3 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 11 (34.38%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Performance Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (25.00%) BDD
6 8 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
9 3 (9.38%) Kanban
9 3 (9.38%) Open Source
9 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
9 3 (9.38%) Build Automation
10 2 (6.25%) User Stories
10 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
4 5 (15.63%) Groovy
4 5 (15.63%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) Scala
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) nmon
2 1 (3.13%) StatsD
2 1 (3.13%) logstash
2 1 (3.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (6.25%) WorldPay
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) Remedy
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Splunk
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
City, London
Triple Seven
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 days ago