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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 119 131 151
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Contract jobs citing JMeter 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 0.21% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.21% 1.40% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Median daily rate £350 £394 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £323 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £434 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JMeter
England

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
326 429 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.17% 15.07% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 225 232
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.50 £43.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -7.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +31 9 £400 +1.58% 3
Hertfordshire - 8 £275 - 1
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 16 (69.57%) BDD
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Selenium
3 13 (56.52%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
4 12 (52.17%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
5 11 (47.83%) Confluence
5 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
5 11 (47.83%) JIRA
5 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
6 10 (43.48%) Spring
6 10 (43.48%) Automation Testing
7 9 (39.13%) JBehave
7 9 (39.13%) RESTful
7 9 (39.13%) QA
7 9 (39.13%) JUnit
8 8 (34.78%) Scrum
8 8 (34.78%) NUnit
8 8 (34.78%) Retail
8 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
8 8 (34.78%) Open Source
8 8 (34.78%) Gherkin
8 8 (34.78%) ATDD
8 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
9 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
9 7 (30.43%) Maven
9 7 (30.43%) Atlassian

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 11 (47.83%) Confluence
2 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Selenium
2 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
3 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
3 11 (47.83%) JIRA
4 9 (39.13%) JBehave
4 9 (39.13%) JUnit
5 8 (34.78%) NUnit
5 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
6 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (30.43%) Maven
7 6 (26.09%) FitNesse
7 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
8 5 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
8 5 (21.74%) Robot Framework
9 4 (17.39%) Appium
9 4 (17.39%) Zephyr
10 3 (13.04%) Mercurial
10 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (34.78%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Tester
2 11 (47.83%) Automation Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Spring
2 9 (39.13%) RESTful
3 8 (34.78%) Gherkin
4 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) Node.js
6 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) BDD
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Automation Testing
6 8 (34.78%) ATDD
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Open Source
6 8 (34.78%) Scrum
7 7 (30.43%) Kanban
7 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
9 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
9 5 (21.74%) System Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
10 4 (17.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) SDET
2 4 (17.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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