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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
UK / England
Rank 433 450 460
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs citing JMeter 134 155 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 2.20% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 110 84
Median daily rate £410 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £322 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £414 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.36% +14.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6775 7057 6291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.60% 15.17% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4524 4741 4348
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 182 107
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £24.23 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -47 33 £425 -10.52% 11
South East +25 22 £430 +3.61% 14
South West +28 18 £390 -5.45% 2
Yorkshire -2 17 £507 +5.62% 6
East of England +13 13 £325 - 1
East Midlands +15 11 £375 -
North West +27 9 £325 +10.16% 3
West Midlands - 6 £288 - 4
JMeter
UK

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 198 (61.30%) Java
2 193 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (57.89%) Selenium
4 129 (39.94%) Performance Testing
5 106 (32.82%) LoadRunner
6 102 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 101 (31.27%) JIRA
8 100 (30.96%) Cucumber
8 100 (30.96%) SoapUI
9 94 (29.10%) BDD
10 93 (28.79%) Scrum
11 92 (28.48%) Git (software)
12 87 (26.93%) Continuous Integration
12 87 (26.93%) JUnit
13 82 (25.39%) QA
14 78 (24.15%) Test Automation
15 67 (20.74%) SOAP
16 63 (19.50%) Maven
17 62 (19.20%) WebDriver
18 61 (18.89%) Python
19 57 (17.65%) Spring
19 57 (17.65%) JSON
20 56 (17.34%) REST
20 56 (17.34%) SQL
21 55 (17.03%) Finance
22 54 (16.72%) JavaScript
22 54 (16.72%) RESTful
23 53 (16.41%) Web Services
23 53 (16.41%) XML
24 52 (16.10%) Non-Functional 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 45 (13.93%) Tomcat
2 38 (11.76%) Confluence
3 28 (8.67%) Apache
4 15 (4.64%) CMS
5 13 (4.02%) Apache Solr
5 13 (4.02%) JBoss
6 12 (3.72%) Drupal
7 9 (2.79%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (2.79%) IIS
7 9 (2.79%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (2.48%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.17%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.24%) FileNet
10 4 (1.24%) nginx
11 3 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.31%) CICS
13 1 (0.31%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.62%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.62%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.62%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.88%) GitHub
3 13 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.17%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.93%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) PaaS
6 2 (0.62%) CloudBees
6 2 (0.62%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.05%) HTTP
2 12 (3.72%) Internet
3 10 (3.10%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (1.24%) Firewall
4 4 (1.24%) FTP
4 4 (1.24%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.93%) BGP
5 3 (0.93%) SNMP
5 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.93%) VPN
6 2 (0.62%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.62%) DMVPN
6 2 (0.62%) DNS
6 2 (0.62%) HSRP
6 2 (0.62%) LAN
6 2 (0.62%) LDAP
6 2 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.62%) VLAN
6 2 (0.62%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.31%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.81%) MongoDB
2 20 (6.19%) MySQL
3 15 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.02%) Redis
5 12 (3.72%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.41%) Big Data
7 9 (2.79%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.62%) DB2
10 2 (0.62%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.62%) OrientDB
10 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.62%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.31%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.31%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.31%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 187 (57.89%) Selenium
2 106 (32.82%) LoadRunner
3 102 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 101 (31.27%) JIRA
5 100 (30.96%) Cucumber
5 100 (30.96%) SoapUI
6 92 (28.48%) Git (software)
7 87 (26.93%) JUnit
8 63 (19.50%) Maven
9 62 (19.20%) WebDriver
10 33 (10.22%) Gradle
11 31 (9.60%) Ant
12 27 (8.36%) Zephyr
13 26 (8.05%) NUnit
14 22 (6.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (6.19%) Subversion
16 19 (5.88%) Bitbucket
17 18 (5.57%) NeoLoad
18 16 (4.95%) HP UFT
18 16 (4.95%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (17.03%) Finance
2 25 (7.74%) Banking
3 19 (5.88%) Retail
4 13 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.48%) Games
6 7 (2.17%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.55%) Marketing
8 2 (0.62%) Automotive
8 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (35.29%) Tester
2 68 (21.05%) Developer
3 52 (16.10%) Analyst
4 50 (15.48%) Test Analyst
5 45 (13.93%) Performance Tester
6 44 (13.62%) Automation Tester
7 37 (11.46%) Java Developer
8 28 (8.67%) Test Engineer
9 26 (8.05%) Developer in Test
10 21 (6.50%) Architect
11 17 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.95%) Automation Test Analyst
13 14 (4.33%) Selenium Tester
13 14 (4.33%) Test Leader
14 13 (4.02%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 12 (3.72%) Automation Test Lead
16 11 (3.41%) Non-Functional Tester
16 11 (3.41%) QA Tester
16 11 (3.41%) Test Automation Developer
17 10 (3.10%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (20.74%) SOAP
2 57 (17.65%) JSON
2 57 (17.65%) Spring
3 56 (17.34%) REST
4 54 (16.72%) RESTful
5 53 (16.41%) Web Services
5 53 (16.41%) XML
6 36 (11.15%) HTML
7 26 (8.05%) .NET
8 25 (7.74%) CSS
9 16 (4.95%) XSD
10 15 (4.64%) Hibernate
11 14 (4.33%) Gherkin
11 14 (4.33%) Spring Boot
12 13 (4.02%) JDBC
13 12 (3.72%) Java EE
14 11 (3.41%) Drools
14 11 (3.41%) LAPP Stack
15 10 (3.10%) ActiveMQ
15 10 (3.10%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.10%) Visualisation
3 8 (2.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.86%) User Experience
6 5 (1.55%) NHS
6 5 (1.55%) Statistics
7 3 (0.93%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.93%) PKI
7 3 (0.93%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.62%) Clustering
8 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.62%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.62%) Replication
9 1 (0.31%) Equities
9 1 (0.31%) VSAM
9 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.24%) Linux
2 39 (12.07%) Unix
3 27 (8.36%) Windows
4 5 (1.55%) Android
4 5 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.62%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (39.94%) Performance Testing
3 94 (29.10%) BDD
4 93 (28.79%) Scrum
5 87 (26.93%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (24.15%) Test Automation
7 52 (16.10%) Non-Functional Testing
8 49 (15.17%) Automated Testing
8 49 (15.17%) TDD
9 48 (14.86%) Functional Testing
10 47 (14.55%) Automation Testing
11 38 (11.76%) Test Scripting
12 37 (11.46%) Open Source
13 34 (10.53%) Security Testing
14 33 (10.22%) DevOps
15 32 (9.91%) Regression Testing
16 31 (9.60%) Configuration Management
17 29 (8.98%) Manual Testing
18 26 (8.05%) User Stories
19 24 (7.43%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 198 (61.30%) Java
2 61 (18.89%) Python
3 56 (17.34%) SQL
4 54 (16.72%) JavaScript
5 44 (13.62%) Ruby
6 29 (8.98%) C++
7 26 (8.05%) C#
7 26 (8.05%) Groovy
8 21 (6.50%) Perl
9 19 (5.88%) PHP
10 16 (4.95%) Bash Shell
10 16 (4.95%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.17%) C
12 5 (1.55%) Scala
13 3 (0.93%) Jython
14 2 (0.62%) Clojure
14 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.31%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.31%) JCL
Qualifications
1 46 (14.24%) Security Cleared
2 30 (9.29%) ISEB
2 30 (9.29%) ISTQB
3 22 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 19 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 18 (5.57%) Degree
6 10 (3.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) CCNA
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.31%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.31%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (25.39%) QA
2 19 (5.88%) SDET
3 7 (2.17%) WAI
3 7 (2.17%) WCAG
4 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (5.57%) Docker
2 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.62%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (4.95%) Ansible
2 16 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.72%) Puppet
4 11 (3.41%) HP SiteScope
5 10 (3.10%) Nagios
6 9 (2.79%) Kibana
6 9 (2.79%) logstash
7 7 (2.17%) Graphite
8 4 (1.24%) Cisco IPCC
8 4 (1.24%) Perfmon
9 3 (0.93%) Salt
10 2 (0.62%) Ambari
10 2 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.62%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.31%) Grafana
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.31%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 39 (12.07%) HP
2 25 (7.74%) Atlassian
2 25 (7.74%) Splunk
3 19 (5.88%) Oracle
4 13 (4.02%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.72%) IBM
6 9 (2.79%) hybris
6 9 (2.79%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.48%) CA Agile Central
7 8 (2.48%) Google
8 7 (2.17%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.55%) VMware
10 4 (1.24%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.24%) SOASTA, Inc
11 3 (0.93%) Guidewire
11 3 (0.93%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.62%) F5
12 2 (0.62%) Green Hat
12 2 (0.62%) Perforce
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cloud Apps Team
Posted: 13 days ago