The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 88 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.063% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £317 £180 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
JMeter
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
194 155 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.30% 9.77% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 87 99
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) HTML

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP