The first table below looks at the demand for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East of England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank - 122 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.084% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £343 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
434 259 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.34% 10.83% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 120 144
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 48
Average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £22.66 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Robotium
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
4 1 (12.50%) Robotium
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) J2SE
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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