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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 432 477 510
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +33
Contract jobs citing JMeter 194 159 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.32% 2.10% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 105 85
Median daily rate £400 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £336 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
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
8378 7578 6772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.89% 14.36% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5664 5060 4567
Median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 163 105
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.59 £24.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.04 £45.00 £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 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 29 September 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 29 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
London 0 90 £425 -5.55% 13
South East +30 28 £413 -4.06% 3
East of England +21 17 £350 -11.11% 5
Yorkshire 0 16 £356 +1.78% 3
North East -9 16 £320 -24.70% 1
North West +16 14 £375 +7.14% 5
South West +18 13 £413 -5.71% 2
East Midlands - 2 £363 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
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JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 212 (63.28%) Java
2 206 (61.49%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (57.91%) Selenium
4 134 (40.00%) JIRA
5 129 (38.51%) Performance Testing
6 127 (37.91%) Cucumber
7 117 (34.93%) SoapUI
8 116 (34.63%) JUnit
9 114 (34.03%) Jenkins
10 103 (30.75%) LoadRunner
11 101 (30.15%) Scrum
12 100 (29.85%) Git (software)
13 94 (28.06%) BDD
14 90 (26.87%) SQL
15 87 (25.97%) Functional Testing
16 85 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (24.78%) Test Automation
18 80 (23.88%) QA
19 79 (23.58%) Non-Functional Testing
20 75 (22.39%) Web Services
20 75 (22.39%) Maven
21 74 (22.09%) Spring
22 73 (21.79%) Linux
23 64 (19.10%) Automation Testing
23 64 (19.10%) WebDriver
24 61 (18.21%) SOAP
24 61 (18.21%) Unix
24 61 (18.21%) Oracle
25 58 (17.31%) REST
25 58 (17.31%) Regression 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 43 (12.84%) Tomcat
2 39 (11.64%) Confluence
3 34 (10.15%) JBoss
4 26 (7.76%) Apache
5 25 (7.46%) IIS
6 16 (4.78%) Apache Solr
7 13 (3.88%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.69%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.79%) Drupal
9 6 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.79%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.19%) FileNet
11 4 (1.19%) Jetty
11 4 (1.19%) nginx
12 3 (0.90%) Mule
13 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.90%) MS Office
2 2 (0.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.78%) GitHub
2 10 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.19%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.90%) Force.com
6 2 (0.60%) CloudBees
6 2 (0.60%) IaaS
6 2 (0.60%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.96%) HTTP
2 10 (2.99%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.19%) Internet
4 3 (0.90%) FTP
4 3 (0.90%) SNMP
5 2 (0.60%) AMQP
5 2 (0.60%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.60%) Firewall
5 2 (0.60%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.60%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.60%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.30%) CDMA
6 1 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.30%) SCCP
6 1 (0.30%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.30%) snoop
6 1 (0.30%) SS7
6 1 (0.30%) VPN
6 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.96%) MySQL
2 20 (5.97%) MongoDB
2 20 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 18 (5.37%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.48%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.28%) VoltDB
6 8 (2.39%) DB2
6 8 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.49%) OrientDB
9 4 (1.19%) Big Data
9 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (0.90%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.90%) Redis
11 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 194 (57.91%) Selenium
2 134 (40.00%) JIRA
3 127 (37.91%) Cucumber
4 117 (34.93%) SoapUI
5 116 (34.63%) JUnit
6 114 (34.03%) Jenkins
7 103 (30.75%) LoadRunner
8 100 (29.85%) Git (software)
9 75 (22.39%) Maven
10 64 (19.10%) WebDriver
11 47 (14.03%) Subversion
12 38 (11.34%) Zephyr
13 36 (10.75%) Ant
14 34 (10.15%) Gradle
15 25 (7.46%) JBehave
16 24 (7.16%) Gatling
16 24 (7.16%) HP UFT
17 22 (6.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 22 (6.57%) Hudson
18 21 (6.27%) Eclipse
General
1 54 (16.12%) Finance
2 20 (5.97%) Banking
3 17 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.48%) Retail
5 6 (1.79%) Games
6 4 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
7 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Front Office
7 1 (0.30%) Local Government
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (38.21%) Tester
2 86 (25.67%) Developer
3 59 (17.61%) Automation Tester
4 55 (16.42%) Analyst
4 55 (16.42%) Java Developer
5 54 (16.12%) Test Analyst
6 41 (12.24%) Performance Tester
7 36 (10.75%) Developer in Test
8 25 (7.46%) Automation Test Analyst
8 25 (7.46%) Test Engineer
9 18 (5.37%) QA Engineer
9 18 (5.37%) Test Automation Developer
10 16 (4.78%) Selenium Tester
11 14 (4.18%) Test Specialist
12 13 (3.88%) Test Automation Engineer
13 11 (3.28%) QA Analyst
13 11 (3.28%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 11 (3.28%) Test Leader
14 10 (2.99%) LoadRunner Tester
14 10 (2.99%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (22.39%) Web Services
2 74 (22.09%) Spring
3 61 (18.21%) SOAP
4 58 (17.31%) REST
5 55 (16.42%) JSON
6 51 (15.22%) RESTful
6 51 (15.22%) XML
7 37 (11.04%) Hibernate
8 35 (10.45%) Java EE
9 30 (8.96%) HTML
10 23 (6.87%) .NET
11 21 (6.27%) JMS
12 20 (5.97%) CSS
13 18 (5.37%) Ajax
13 18 (5.37%) WebSphere MQ
14 16 (4.78%) Gherkin
15 15 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (4.48%) Apache Camel
16 12 (3.58%) AngularJS
16 12 (3.58%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.99%) User Experience
5 6 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (0.90%) Equities
7 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.90%) PKI
7 3 (0.90%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.60%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.60%) Derivative
8 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.60%) Replication
8 2 (0.60%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 73 (21.79%) Linux
2 61 (18.21%) Unix
3 36 (10.75%) Windows
4 7 (2.09%) Android
4 7 (2.09%) Solaris
5 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.90%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.60%) AIX
7 2 (0.60%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.30%) CentOS
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (61.49%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (38.51%) Performance Testing
3 101 (30.15%) Scrum
4 94 (28.06%) BDD
5 87 (25.97%) Functional Testing
6 85 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (24.78%) Test Automation
8 79 (23.58%) Non-Functional Testing
9 64 (19.10%) Automation Testing
10 58 (17.31%) Regression Testing
11 54 (16.12%) TDD
12 38 (11.34%) Automated Testing
13 37 (11.04%) User Stories
14 31 (9.25%) Open Source
15 30 (8.96%) Unit Testing
16 29 (8.66%) DevOps
16 29 (8.66%) Integration Testing
16 29 (8.66%) Test Scripting
17 27 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
18 25 (7.46%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 212 (63.28%) Java
2 90 (26.87%) SQL
3 50 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 47 (14.03%) Python
5 45 (13.43%) Ruby
6 26 (7.76%) C#
7 23 (6.87%) C++
7 23 (6.87%) Groovy
8 22 (6.57%) Perl
9 18 (5.37%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.28%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.69%) PHP
12 7 (2.09%) Scala
12 7 (2.09%) VBScript
13 6 (1.79%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.79%) VBA
14 5 (1.49%) CoffeeScript
14 5 (1.49%) Jython
15 3 (0.90%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (15.82%) Security Cleared
2 41 (12.24%) ISEB
3 38 (11.34%) ISTQB
4 30 (8.96%) SC Cleared
5 24 (7.16%) Degree
6 13 (3.88%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.60%) CISSP
9 2 (0.60%) MCAD
9 2 (0.60%) MCSD
9 2 (0.60%) MCTS
9 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.30%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (23.88%) QA
2 13 (3.88%) SDET
3 5 (1.49%) SLA
4 4 (1.19%) WAI
4 4 (1.19%) WCAG
5 1 (0.30%) ISO20022
System Software
1 7 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.79%) Docker
2 6 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (8.66%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.69%) Ansible
2 9 (2.69%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (2.39%) Puppet
4 7 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.09%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (1.49%) Perfmon
6 4 (1.19%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (1.19%) Graphite
6 4 (1.19%) Kibana
6 4 (1.19%) logstash
7 2 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.30%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.30%) Grafana
8 1 (0.30%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.30%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.30%) Salt
8 1 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 61 (18.21%) Oracle
2 47 (14.03%) HP
3 27 (8.06%) Atlassian
4 21 (6.27%) VMware
5 19 (5.67%) SOASTA, Inc
6 17 (5.07%) IBM
6 17 (5.07%) Rally
7 10 (2.99%) Microsoft
8 9 (2.69%) AppDynamics
8 9 (2.69%) hybris
9 7 (2.09%) Dynatrace
9 7 (2.09%) ForgeRock
10 5 (1.49%) Google
10 5 (1.49%) New Relic
10 5 (1.49%) Splunk
11 4 (1.19%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.19%) Citrix
11 4 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.60%) Siebel
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