The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
England / East of England
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
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 East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
368 307 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.20% 13.33% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 198 222
Median daily rate £420 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 18
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.09 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.65 £39.63 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMeter across the East of England region.

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 8 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Suffolk - 2 £200 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (77.78%) Selenium
2 16 (59.26%) Performance Testing
3 15 (55.56%) JIRA
4 14 (51.85%) SoapUI
5 11 (40.74%) QA
5 11 (40.74%) BDD
6 10 (37.04%) Functional Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
7 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 9 (33.33%) NUnit
7 9 (33.33%) Java
7 9 (33.33%) JUnit
7 9 (33.33%) LoadRunner
8 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
8 8 (29.63%) ISEB
8 8 (29.63%) Spring
8 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
8 8 (29.63%) Scrum
8 8 (29.63%) Gherkin
8 8 (29.63%) ATDD
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (29.63%) JBehave
8 8 (29.63%) WebDriver
8 8 (29.63%) Open Source
8 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
8 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.93%) Kanban

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (25.93%) Confluence
1 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) BGP
1 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) IPv4
1 1 (3.70%) IPv6
1 1 (3.70%) Multicast
1 1 (3.70%) OSPF
1 1 (3.70%) SDH
1 1 (3.70%) SONET
1 1 (3.70%) VPLS
1 1 (3.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) Selenium
2 15 (55.56%) JIRA
3 14 (51.85%) SoapUI
4 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
5 9 (33.33%) JUnit
5 9 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 9 (33.33%) NUnit
6 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
6 8 (29.63%) JBehave
6 8 (29.63%) WebDriver
7 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
7 7 (25.93%) Maven
8 6 (22.22%) FitNesse
8 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
9 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (18.52%) Robot Framework
10 2 (7.41%) Appium
10 2 (7.41%) Mockito
10 2 (7.41%) Moq
10 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Tester
2 10 (37.04%) Automation Tester
3 8 (29.63%) Performance Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer in Test
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Gherkin
1 8 (29.63%) Spring
2 7 (25.93%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) SOAP
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.41%) WCF
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Performance Testing
3 11 (40.74%) BDD
4 10 (37.04%) Functional Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (29.63%) ATDD
6 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) Open Source
6 8 (29.63%) Scrum
6 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
7 7 (25.93%) Kanban
7 7 (25.93%) SDLC
8 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
9 5 (18.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) ECMAScript
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ISEB
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
2 4 (14.81%) SDET
3 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.41%) NetApp
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Huawei
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Tellabs