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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 111 131 136
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Contract jobs citing JMeter 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.077% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 0.51% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £275 £418 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.13% +34.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £440 £335
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +31.34%
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
366 390 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.22% 14.96% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 241 216
Median daily rate £388 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 11
Median hourly rate £41.13 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £35.80 £35.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £56.50
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
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 3 December 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
Hertfordshire - 8 £275 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 - -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) BDD
3 14 (63.64%) SoapUI
3 14 (63.64%) Selenium
4 12 (54.55%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 10 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Automation Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Spring
7 9 (40.91%) JIRA
7 9 (40.91%) JUnit
7 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
7 9 (40.91%) RESTful
7 9 (40.91%) Confluence
8 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
8 8 (36.36%) ATDD
8 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
8 8 (36.36%) JBehave
8 8 (36.36%) WebDriver
8 8 (36.36%) Open Source
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
8 8 (36.36%) NUnit
8 8 (36.36%) Scrum
9 7 (31.82%) Maven
9 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
9 7 (31.82%) C#
9 7 (31.82%) Tomcat

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 9 (40.91%) Confluence
2 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Selenium
1 14 (63.64%) SoapUI
2 11 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (40.91%) JIRA
3 9 (40.91%) JUnit
4 8 (36.36%) JBehave
4 8 (36.36%) NUnit
4 8 (36.36%) WebDriver
5 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
5 7 (31.82%) Maven
6 6 (27.27%) FitNesse
6 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
7 5 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (22.73%) Robot Framework
8 3 (13.64%) Appium
8 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
8 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
9 2 (9.09%) Mockito
9 2 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Tester
2 11 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 9 (40.91%) RESTful
3 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) Node.js
6 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) BDD
3 10 (45.45%) Automation Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
5 8 (36.36%) ATDD
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Open Source
5 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) Kanban
7 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
8 5 (22.73%) System Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) SDET
3 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft