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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 482 464 498
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Contract jobs citing JMeter 147 151 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.81% 2.15% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 86 62
Median daily rate £413 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £306 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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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
8127 7011 6260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.29% 13.56% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 4695 4090
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 107 129
Median hourly rate £41.50 £38.64 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.65 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -22 64 £425 - 16
South East -1 31 £406 -4.41% 17
Yorkshire +6 12 £370 -17.77% 1
South West +4 10 £400 - 3
East of England - 10 £450 - 8
North West -5 8 £420 +14.87% 3
North East -43 7 £273 -35.88% 2
West Midlands -33 4 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
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JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 167 (59.01%) Java
2 164 (57.95%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (54.06%) Selenium
4 107 (37.81%) Performance Testing
5 104 (36.75%) JIRA
6 95 (33.57%) Cucumber
7 92 (32.51%) JUnit
8 87 (30.74%) SQL
9 84 (29.68%) LoadRunner
10 81 (28.62%) SoapUI
11 78 (27.56%) Jenkins
12 69 (24.38%) Oracle
13 67 (23.67%) Linux
14 65 (22.97%) Scrum
14 65 (22.97%) BDD
15 64 (22.61%) Non-Functional Testing
16 63 (22.26%) Functional Testing
16 63 (22.26%) Web Services
17 61 (21.55%) QA
18 59 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
18 59 (20.85%) Git (software)
19 58 (20.49%) Test Automation
20 55 (19.43%) Spring
21 54 (19.08%) Maven
21 54 (19.08%) Security Cleared
22 51 (18.02%) JavaScript
23 49 (17.31%) Unix
24 47 (16.61%) REST
25 46 (16.25%) TDD
26 45 (15.90%) WebDriver

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 37 (13.07%) JBoss
2 27 (9.54%) Confluence
3 24 (8.48%) Apache
4 21 (7.42%) IIS
4 21 (7.42%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.59%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.83%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.47%) Jetty
7 7 (2.47%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.06%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.06%) Mule
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.71%) Liferay
9 2 (0.71%) nginx
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.35%) Drupal
10 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (1.06%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.06%) MS Office
1 3 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.77%) GitHub
3 3 (1.06%) Force.com
3 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.25%) HTTP
2 10 (3.53%) Kerberos
3 7 (2.47%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.41%) SMTP
5 3 (1.06%) Internet
5 3 (1.06%) PuTTY
5 3 (1.06%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.71%) AMQP
6 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.71%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.35%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.35%) CDMA
7 1 (0.35%) GSM
7 1 (0.35%) Network Security
7 1 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.35%) SCCP
7 1 (0.35%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (0.35%) snoop
7 1 (0.35%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.25%) Oracle Database
2 22 (7.77%) MySQL
3 16 (5.65%) VoltDB
4 14 (4.95%) SQL Server
5 12 (4.24%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.53%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.47%) DB2
7 7 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.12%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.77%) Big Data
9 5 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.06%) OrientDB
10 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.71%) GIS
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 153 (54.06%) Selenium
2 104 (36.75%) JIRA
3 95 (33.57%) Cucumber
4 92 (32.51%) JUnit
5 84 (29.68%) LoadRunner
6 81 (28.62%) SoapUI
7 78 (27.56%) Jenkins
8 59 (20.85%) Git (software)
9 54 (19.08%) Maven
10 45 (15.90%) WebDriver
11 41 (14.49%) Subversion
12 32 (11.31%) Ant
13 31 (10.95%) Gradle
14 26 (9.19%) Zephyr
15 23 (8.13%) Gatling
16 22 (7.77%) HP UFT
17 21 (7.42%) SonarQube
18 20 (7.07%) Hudson
19 18 (6.36%) Mockito
20 17 (6.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 40 (14.13%) Finance
2 23 (8.13%) Banking
3 17 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.30%) Retail
5 5 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.06%) Games
7 2 (0.71%) Law
7 2 (0.71%) Marketing
7 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (28.98%) Developer
2 76 (26.86%) Tester
3 63 (22.26%) Java Developer
4 59 (20.85%) Analyst
5 53 (18.73%) Test Analyst
6 37 (13.07%) Automation Tester
7 25 (8.83%) Performance Tester
8 24 (8.48%) Automation Test Analyst
9 23 (8.13%) Developer in Test
10 17 (6.01%) QA Engineer
10 17 (6.01%) Test Engineer
11 15 (5.30%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.59%) Performance Analyst
12 13 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (4.24%) Performance Test Analyst
13 12 (4.24%) QA Analyst
14 11 (3.89%) Test Manager
15 10 (3.53%) Test Automation Engineer
16 9 (3.18%) Java Analyst Developer
16 9 (3.18%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.26%) Web Services
2 55 (19.43%) Spring
3 47 (16.61%) REST
4 44 (15.55%) SOAP
5 43 (15.19%) XML
6 37 (13.07%) Hibernate
6 37 (13.07%) Java EE
7 36 (12.72%) JSON
8 30 (10.60%) RESTful
9 26 (9.19%) HTML
10 21 (7.42%) JMS
11 20 (7.07%) AngularJS
12 18 (6.36%) .NET
12 18 (6.36%) CSS
13 17 (6.01%) Ajax
14 16 (5.65%) ActiveMQ
15 14 (4.95%) Apache Camel
15 14 (4.95%) WebSphere MQ
16 13 (4.59%) Spring Boot
17 10 (3.53%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.83%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.12%) User Experience
6 5 (1.77%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.77%) Derivative
6 5 (1.77%) Equities
6 5 (1.77%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.06%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.71%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.35%) DTCC
10 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.35%) iPad
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.67%) Linux
2 49 (17.31%) Unix
3 28 (9.89%) Windows
4 8 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (2.83%) Solaris
5 4 (1.41%) Android
5 4 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.35%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (57.95%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (37.81%) Performance Testing
3 65 (22.97%) BDD
3 65 (22.97%) Scrum
4 64 (22.61%) Non-Functional Testing
5 63 (22.26%) Functional Testing
6 59 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (20.49%) Test Automation
8 46 (16.25%) TDD
9 41 (14.49%) Automation Testing
9 41 (14.49%) Regression Testing
10 33 (11.66%) Automated Testing
11 27 (9.54%) User Stories
12 24 (8.48%) Integration Testing
13 23 (8.13%) Load Testing
13 23 (8.13%) Unit Testing
14 22 (7.77%) SDLC
14 22 (7.77%) Test Scripting
15 20 (7.07%) Defect Tracking
15 20 (7.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 167 (59.01%) Java
2 87 (30.74%) SQL
3 51 (18.02%) JavaScript
4 37 (13.07%) Ruby
5 36 (12.72%) Python
6 23 (8.13%) C#
6 23 (8.13%) Groovy
7 17 (6.01%) Shell Script
8 15 (5.30%) Perl
9 10 (3.53%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.18%) PHP
10 9 (3.18%) VB
11 8 (2.83%) Scala
12 7 (2.47%) C++
12 7 (2.47%) VBScript
13 6 (2.12%) C
13 6 (2.12%) VBA
14 5 (1.77%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.06%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 54 (19.08%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.43%) ISTQB
3 37 (13.07%) ISEB
3 37 (13.07%) SC Cleared
4 17 (6.01%) Degree
5 5 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.71%) CISSP
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.71%) MCAD
6 2 (0.71%) MCSD
6 2 (0.71%) MCTS
6 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (21.55%) QA
2 5 (1.77%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.35%) SDET
4 1 (0.35%) WAI
4 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.06%) Docker
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.35%) HDFS
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (9.19%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.83%) Puppet
3 7 (2.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (1.41%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.06%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.71%) Ansible
6 2 (0.71%) Graphite
7 1 (0.35%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 69 (24.38%) Oracle
2 35 (12.37%) HP
3 20 (7.07%) SOASTA, Inc
4 17 (6.01%) IBM
4 17 (6.01%) VMware
5 16 (5.65%) Atlassian
6 13 (4.59%) Rally
7 7 (2.47%) Dynatrace
7 7 (2.47%) ForgeRock
7 7 (2.47%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.12%) New Relic
9 5 (1.77%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.77%) Google
10 4 (1.41%) Citrix
10 4 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.71%) Siebel
11 2 (0.71%) Sybase
12 1 (0.35%) CA
12 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.35%) SAP
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