The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 457 464 497
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +33
Contract jobs citing JMeter 151 153 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 2.01% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 107 84
Median daily rate £400 £450 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £448 £333
% change year-on-year
-12.84% +34.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7613 7601 6780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.65% 15.00% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5119 5144 4749
Median daily rate £445 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 162 110
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.92 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £50.68 £50.70
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 England

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in England

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in England

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in England

JMeter
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the England region.

JMeter Hourly Rate Trend in England

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 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
London -25 49 £425 -5.55% 9
South East +37 27 £400 -10.11% 5
Yorkshire -4 18 £470 -3.09% 7
South West +21 11 £395 +8.96% 2
East of England +16 11 £275 -34.13% 2
North West +7 11 £338 +14.40% 7
North East -34 8 £457 -0.97% 1
West Midlands - 7 £288 - 1
East Midlands -4 5 £445 -
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JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 England region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 196 (59.21%) Java
2 194 (58.61%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (54.08%) Selenium
4 130 (39.27%) Performance Testing
5 113 (34.14%) Jenkins
6 108 (32.63%) SoapUI
7 105 (31.72%) JIRA
8 101 (30.51%) Git (software)
8 101 (30.51%) Cucumber
9 100 (30.21%) LoadRunner
9 100 (30.21%) JUnit
10 95 (28.70%) Scrum
11 94 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
12 90 (27.19%) BDD
13 78 (23.56%) QA
14 76 (22.96%) Test Automation
15 67 (20.24%) SQL
16 66 (19.94%) SOAP
17 63 (19.03%) Maven
18 61 (18.43%) JavaScript
18 61 (18.43%) REST
18 61 (18.43%) Functional Testing
19 59 (17.82%) Non-Functional Testing
19 59 (17.82%) Web Services
20 57 (17.22%) WebDriver
21 56 (16.92%) RESTful
21 56 (16.92%) Spring
22 55 (16.62%) Python
23 54 (16.31%) Linux
23 54 (16.31%) Automated Testing

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in 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 48 (14.50%) Tomcat
2 37 (11.18%) Confluence
3 29 (8.76%) Apache
4 21 (6.34%) JBoss
5 16 (4.83%) Apache Solr
6 14 (4.23%) IIS
7 12 (3.63%) Drupal
7 12 (3.63%) WebLogic
8 10 (3.02%) CMS
8 10 (3.02%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.81%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.21%) FileNet
11 4 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.91%) nginx
12 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.30%) CICS
14 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.60%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.60%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.60%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.04%) GitHub
3 12 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.11%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.91%) IaaS
5 3 (0.91%) PaaS
6 2 (0.60%) CloudBees
6 2 (0.60%) Force.com
6 2 (0.60%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.37%) HTTP
2 8 (2.42%) Kerberos
3 7 (2.11%) Internet
4 6 (1.81%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (1.21%) Firewall
5 4 (1.21%) FTP
6 3 (0.91%) SNMP
6 3 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.91%) VPN
6 3 (0.91%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.60%) AMQP
7 2 (0.60%) BGP
7 2 (0.60%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.60%) DMVPN
7 2 (0.60%) DNS
7 2 (0.60%) HSRP
7 2 (0.60%) LAN
7 2 (0.60%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.60%) VLAN
8 1 (0.30%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.25%) MySQL
2 22 (6.65%) MongoDB
3 16 (4.83%) NoSQL
3 16 (4.83%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.72%) Redis
6 7 (2.11%) Big Data
6 7 (2.11%) DB2
7 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.51%) OrientDB
9 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.91%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.60%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.60%) VoltDB
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 179 (54.08%) Selenium
2 113 (34.14%) Jenkins
3 108 (32.63%) SoapUI
4 105 (31.72%) JIRA
5 101 (30.51%) Cucumber
5 101 (30.51%) Git (software)
6 100 (30.21%) JUnit
6 100 (30.21%) LoadRunner
7 63 (19.03%) Maven
8 57 (17.22%) WebDriver
9 35 (10.57%) Ant
10 32 (9.67%) Zephyr
11 29 (8.76%) Gradle
12 28 (8.46%) Subversion
13 25 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 23 (6.95%) NUnit
15 22 (6.65%) HP UFT
16 19 (5.74%) NeoLoad
17 17 (5.14%) SonarQube
17 17 (5.14%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (14.50%) Finance
2 21 (6.34%) Banking
3 19 (5.74%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.44%) Retail
5 8 (2.42%) Games
6 4 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Automotive
7 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Finnish Language
8 1 (0.30%) Front Office
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 120 (36.25%) Tester
2 69 (20.85%) Developer
3 59 (17.82%) Analyst
4 57 (17.22%) Test Analyst
5 51 (15.41%) Automation Tester
6 43 (12.99%) Performance Tester
7 37 (11.18%) Java Developer
8 25 (7.55%) Test Engineer
9 23 (6.95%) Developer in Test
10 20 (6.04%) Automation Test Analyst
11 16 (4.83%) Test Leader
12 14 (4.23%) Selenium Tester
13 13 (3.93%) Test Automation Engineer
14 12 (3.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 11 (3.32%) Architect
15 11 (3.32%) Automation Test Lead
15 11 (3.32%) Java Automation Tester
15 11 (3.32%) Senior Tester
15 11 (3.32%) Test Automation Developer
16 10 (3.02%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.94%) SOAP
2 61 (18.43%) REST
3 59 (17.82%) Web Services
4 56 (16.92%) RESTful
4 56 (16.92%) Spring
5 52 (15.71%) JSON
6 46 (13.90%) XML
7 42 (12.69%) HTML
8 30 (9.06%) .NET
9 28 (8.46%) CSS
10 17 (5.14%) Hibernate
11 15 (4.53%) Gherkin
12 14 (4.23%) Java EE
12 14 (4.23%) XSD
13 13 (3.93%) Spring Boot
14 11 (3.32%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (3.32%) Apache Camel
14 11 (3.32%) Drools
14 11 (3.32%) J2EE
14 11 (3.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.32%) User Experience
2 10 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.42%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (1.81%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (1.51%) Statistics
5 5 (1.51%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.21%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.91%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.91%) NHS
7 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.91%) PKI
7 3 (0.91%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.60%) Clustering
8 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.60%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.30%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.31%) Linux
2 43 (12.99%) Unix
3 40 (12.08%) Windows
4 9 (2.72%) Android
5 8 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.81%) Solaris
7 5 (1.51%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.60%) AIX
10 2 (0.60%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.30%) CentOS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (58.61%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (39.27%) Performance Testing
3 95 (28.70%) Scrum
4 94 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (27.19%) BDD
6 76 (22.96%) Test Automation
7 61 (18.43%) Functional Testing
8 59 (17.82%) Non-Functional Testing
9 54 (16.31%) Automated Testing
9 54 (16.31%) Automation Testing
10 48 (14.50%) TDD
11 39 (11.78%) Regression Testing
12 38 (11.48%) Test Scripting
13 37 (11.18%) Open Source
14 36 (10.88%) DevOps
15 29 (8.76%) Security Testing
16 27 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
17 26 (7.85%) Manual Testing
18 25 (7.55%) Load Testing
19 22 (6.65%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 196 (59.21%) Java
2 67 (20.24%) SQL
3 61 (18.43%) JavaScript
4 55 (16.62%) Python
5 44 (13.29%) Ruby
6 28 (8.46%) C++
7 27 (8.16%) C#
8 23 (6.95%) Perl
9 19 (5.74%) Shell Script
10 18 (5.44%) Groovy
11 17 (5.14%) PHP
12 16 (4.83%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.51%) C
14 4 (1.21%) Jython
14 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.91%) Scala
16 2 (0.60%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.60%) ECMAScript
16 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (13.90%) Security Cleared
2 28 (8.46%) ISEB
3 24 (7.25%) ISTQB
3 24 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.44%) DV Cleared
5 17 (5.14%) Degree
6 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) CISSP
7 1 (0.30%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.30%) MCAD
7 1 (0.30%) MCSD
7 1 (0.30%) MCTS
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (23.56%) QA
2 18 (5.44%) SDET
3 6 (1.81%) WAI
3 6 (1.81%) WCAG
4 4 (1.21%) SLA
5 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (4.53%) Docker
2 6 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (5.74%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (4.83%) Ansible
3 14 (4.23%) HP SiteScope
4 13 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (3.63%) Puppet
6 8 (2.42%) Kibana
6 8 (2.42%) logstash
7 7 (2.11%) Graphite
7 7 (2.11%) Nagios
8 6 (1.81%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (1.51%) Perfmon
10 4 (1.21%) Cisco IPCC
11 3 (0.91%) Salt
12 2 (0.60%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
13 1 (0.30%) Grafana
13 1 (0.30%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.30%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 38 (11.48%) HP
2 36 (10.88%) Oracle
3 23 (6.95%) Atlassian
4 17 (5.14%) Splunk
5 16 (4.83%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.63%) IBM
7 9 (2.72%) Google
7 9 (2.72%) hybris
8 8 (2.42%) CA Agile Central
9 7 (2.11%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.81%) ForgeRock
10 6 (1.81%) VMware
11 5 (1.51%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.21%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.21%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.21%) SOASTA, Inc
13 3 (0.91%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.60%) Dynatrace
14 2 (0.60%) Green Hat
14 2 (0.60%) Guidewire
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BJSS Ltd
Rate: Unspecified EXCELLENT DAY RATE
Posted: 12 days ago