The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
159 119 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.77% 9.49% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 61 33
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £180.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) JProfiler
4 8 (57.14%) VisualVM
5 7 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
8 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
8 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (14.29%) JUnit
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) CRM
8 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) CMS
8 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 2 (14.29%) Perl
8 2 (14.29%) PHP
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) Apache
8 2 (14.29%) Tomcat

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JProfiler
1 8 (57.14%) VisualVM
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) HttpUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Concordion
3 1 (7.14%) Calabash
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Migration Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) JSF
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.14%) JPA
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) HND
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle