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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 470 507 490
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -17
Contract jobs citing JMeter 143 98 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 1.53% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 45 66
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £308 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
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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
7587 6418 6206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.41% 13.03% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5268 4231 4096
Median daily rate £430 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 114 140
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £21.99 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £45.00 £49.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +24 75 £425 +3.03% 15
South East +2 38 £400 +25.00% 7
Yorkshire +1 12 £330 - 2
West Midlands -13 6 £500 -
North West -14 5 £389 - 6
East of England +5 4 £450 -6.49% 4
South West -7 2 £288 -32.35% 2
North East - 1 - -
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JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 173 (62.68%) Java
2 167 (60.51%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (51.81%) Selenium
4 121 (43.84%) Cucumber
5 92 (33.33%) JIRA
6 91 (32.97%) LoadRunner
7 87 (31.52%) Performance Testing
8 86 (31.16%) Jenkins
9 83 (30.07%) JUnit
10 78 (28.26%) Non-Functional Testing
11 77 (27.90%) SQL
12 68 (24.64%) BDD
13 66 (23.91%) Test Automation
13 66 (23.91%) Web Services
14 65 (23.55%) Spring
15 64 (23.19%) Linux
16 62 (22.46%) Maven
17 61 (22.10%) Ruby
18 58 (21.01%) Functional Testing
18 58 (21.01%) SoapUI
19 57 (20.65%) Security Cleared
19 57 (20.65%) Git (software)
19 57 (20.65%) QA
19 57 (20.65%) TDD
20 56 (20.29%) JavaScript
20 56 (20.29%) Scrum
21 55 (19.93%) Oracle
22 54 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
23 53 (19.20%) Unix
24 50 (18.12%) Python

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 33 (11.96%) JBoss
2 30 (10.87%) Confluence
3 27 (9.78%) Apache
4 26 (9.42%) Tomcat
5 20 (7.25%) Jetty
6 14 (5.07%) Node.js
7 12 (4.35%) IIS
8 8 (2.90%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.81%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.45%) Apache TomEE
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.09%) Liferay
11 3 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.72%) Mule
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.36%) Drupal
13 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) MS Office
2 2 (0.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.90%) GitHub
3 2 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Force.com
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.51%) HTTP
2 12 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.99%) SNMP
4 6 (2.17%) tcpdump
5 5 (1.81%) SMTP
6 2 (0.72%) Internet
6 2 (0.72%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.72%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.72%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.36%) Network Security
7 1 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.59%) NoSQL
2 27 (9.78%) Oracle Database
3 22 (7.97%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (6.16%) VoltDB
5 14 (5.07%) MySQL
6 13 (4.71%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.35%) Neo4j
8 10 (3.62%) Big Data
8 10 (3.62%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.81%) Redis
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.45%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.09%) GIS
11 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.72%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 143 (51.81%) Selenium
2 121 (43.84%) Cucumber
3 92 (33.33%) JIRA
4 91 (32.97%) LoadRunner
5 86 (31.16%) Jenkins
6 83 (30.07%) JUnit
7 62 (22.46%) Maven
8 58 (21.01%) SoapUI
9 57 (20.65%) Git (software)
10 44 (15.94%) Subversion
11 35 (12.68%) WebDriver
12 34 (12.32%) Gradle
12 34 (12.32%) Mockito
13 32 (11.59%) HP UFT
14 25 (9.06%) Gatling
15 18 (6.52%) Zephyr
16 17 (6.16%) Ant
16 17 (6.16%) JBehave
16 17 (6.16%) VisualVM
17 16 (5.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (17.03%) Finance
2 28 (10.14%) Banking
3 15 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.62%) Retail
5 7 (2.54%) Marketing
6 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.45%) Electronics
7 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.72%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (36.23%) Developer
2 82 (29.71%) Java Developer
3 64 (23.19%) Tester
4 57 (20.65%) Analyst
5 48 (17.39%) Test Analyst
6 27 (9.78%) Automation Tester
7 24 (8.70%) Developer in Test
8 21 (7.61%) Performance Tester
9 20 (7.25%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (6.52%) Test Engineer
11 16 (5.80%) Agile Developer
11 16 (5.80%) Agile Java Developer
11 16 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
11 16 (5.80%) Performance Analyst
11 16 (5.80%) QA Engineer
12 15 (5.43%) Performance Test Analyst
13 12 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (4.35%) QA Analyst
13 12 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (23.91%) Web Services
2 65 (23.55%) Spring
3 42 (15.22%) XML
4 39 (14.13%) Hibernate
5 38 (13.77%) REST
6 37 (13.41%) SOAP
7 35 (12.68%) AngularJS
7 35 (12.68%) Java EE
8 28 (10.14%) JSON
9 25 (9.06%) .NET
10 22 (7.97%) JMS
11 19 (6.88%) Dropwizard
12 17 (6.16%) Ajax
13 15 (5.43%) ActiveMQ
14 14 (5.07%) HTML
14 14 (5.07%) RESTful
15 13 (4.71%) Guice
16 11 (3.99%) Apache Camel
17 10 (3.62%) JMX
17 10 (3.62%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.99%) PKI
3 10 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.90%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.17%) Equities
6 5 (1.81%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.81%) Derivative
6 5 (1.81%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.72%) CESG
9 2 (0.72%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.72%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.72%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.36%) iPad
10 1 (0.36%) Tandem
10 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.19%) Linux
2 53 (19.20%) Unix
3 20 (7.25%) Windows
4 11 (3.99%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (60.51%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (31.52%) Performance Testing
3 78 (28.26%) Non-Functional Testing
4 68 (24.64%) BDD
5 66 (23.91%) Test Automation
6 58 (21.01%) Functional Testing
7 57 (20.65%) TDD
8 56 (20.29%) Scrum
9 54 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (11.59%) Automation Testing
11 30 (10.87%) Open Source
12 26 (9.42%) Regression Testing
12 26 (9.42%) Unit Testing
13 25 (9.06%) SDLC
14 24 (8.70%) DevOps
14 24 (8.70%) Multithreading
14 24 (8.70%) Pair Programming
15 23 (8.33%) User Stories
16 20 (7.25%) Automated Testing
16 20 (7.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (62.68%) Java
2 77 (27.90%) SQL
3 61 (22.10%) Ruby
4 56 (20.29%) JavaScript
5 50 (18.12%) Python
6 30 (10.87%) Groovy
7 24 (8.70%) C#
8 22 (7.97%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.88%) C
10 18 (6.52%) Perl
11 11 (3.99%) Scala
12 9 (3.26%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.26%) VB
13 8 (2.90%) VBA
14 7 (2.54%) CoffeeScript
14 7 (2.54%) VBScript
15 6 (2.17%) T-SQL
15 6 (2.17%) XPath
16 5 (1.81%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (20.65%) Security Cleared
2 39 (14.13%) SC Cleared
3 35 (12.68%) ISTQB
4 25 (9.06%) ISEB
5 11 (3.99%) Degree
6 5 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.09%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.36%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.36%) MCAD
9 1 (0.36%) MCSD
9 1 (0.36%) MCTS
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (20.65%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) SLA
3 2 (0.72%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.72%) SDET
3 2 (0.72%) WAI
3 2 (0.72%) WCAG
4 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.36%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (6.16%) Docker
2 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (9.78%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (5.80%) Puppet
3 12 (4.35%) Graphite
4 3 (1.09%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.72%) Ansible
6 1 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.36%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.36%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 55 (19.93%) Oracle
2 47 (17.03%) HP
3 37 (13.41%) SOASTA, Inc
4 18 (6.52%) VMware
5 16 (5.80%) IBM
6 10 (3.62%) Atlassian
7 9 (3.26%) Citrix
7 9 (3.26%) Dynatrace
7 9 (3.26%) Rally
8 8 (2.90%) AppDynamics
8 8 (2.90%) New Relic
9 7 (2.54%) Microsoft
10 5 (1.81%) SAP
11 4 (1.45%) Google
12 2 (0.72%) CA
12 2 (0.72%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.72%) Sybase
13 1 (0.36%) ForgeRock
13 1 (0.36%) Qualys
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