The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 433 479 508
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +29
Contract jobs citing JMeter 164 91 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.36% 1.42% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 60 27
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£425 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +63 98 £438 +33.07% 22
South East +8 35 £425 +51.78% 7
South West -11 8 £414 +14.13% 3
Yorkshire -33 8 £406 -16.23% 8
North West -22 6 £366 +19.38% 4
North East - 4 £425 -
West Midlands 0 1 - -
East of England 0 1 £275 - 4
South Coast - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £475 -
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UK

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter.

1 165 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (51.33%) Java
3 115 (43.73%) Selenium
4 88 (33.46%) Performance Testing
4 88 (33.46%) Jenkins
5 81 (30.80%) SQL
6 78 (29.66%) Scrum
7 75 (28.52%) BDD
8 72 (27.38%) Web Services
9 69 (26.24%) JUnit
10 68 (25.86%) LoadRunner
10 68 (25.86%) TDD
10 68 (25.86%) Maven
11 64 (24.33%) JIRA
12 63 (23.95%) HTML
13 61 (23.19%) JavaScript
14 57 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (21.29%) Cucumber
15 56 (21.29%) Linux
16 54 (20.53%) UNIX
16 54 (20.53%) Test Automation
16 54 (20.53%) Security Cleared
17 50 (19.01%) SoapUI
18 47 (17.87%) Ruby
19 45 (17.11%) Apache
19 45 (17.11%) Git (software)
20 44 (16.73%) Load Testing
20 44 (16.73%) Oracle
21 43 (16.35%) XML
22 41 (15.59%) WebDriver

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (17.11%) Apache
2 37 (14.07%) Node.js
3 33 (12.55%) Tomcat
4 30 (11.41%) Confluence
5 23 (8.75%) Jetty
6 22 (8.37%) WebLogic
7 21 (7.98%) JBoss
8 16 (6.08%) WebSphere
8 16 (6.08%) nginx
9 13 (4.94%) WildFly
9 13 (4.94%) Alfresco
9 13 (4.94%) IIS
10 11 (4.18%) Mule ESB
11 10 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (3.80%) Mule
12 9 (3.42%) Drupal
13 7 (2.66%) GlassFish
13 7 (2.66%) Apache Qpid
13 7 (2.66%) iPlanet
Applications
1 16 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.04%) RMDS
2 7 (2.66%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.38%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.04%) GitHub
2 8 (3.04%) OpenShift
3 6 (2.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.89%) HTTP
2 15 (5.70%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.18%) Internet
4 10 (3.80%) Reverse Proxy
5 9 (3.42%) Firewall
6 8 (3.04%) BIG-IP
6 8 (3.04%) OpenLDAP
6 8 (3.04%) VPN
7 7 (2.66%) DAB
8 6 (2.28%) DMZ
9 5 (1.90%) DNS
10 3 (1.14%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.14%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.76%) SNMP
11 2 (0.76%) PSTN
12 1 (0.38%) SMTP
12 1 (0.38%) DHCP
12 1 (0.38%) LDAP
12 1 (0.38%) ATM
12 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.31%) MySQL
2 29 (11.03%) NoSQL
2 29 (11.03%) MongoDB
3 25 (9.51%) SQL Server
4 20 (7.60%) Redis
4 20 (7.60%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.42%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.66%) Infinispan
7 7 (2.66%) InterSystems Cache
7 7 (2.66%) Riak
8 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.90%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.52%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.14%) Big Data
11 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.14%) DB2
11 3 (1.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 115 (43.73%) Selenium
2 88 (33.46%) Jenkins
3 69 (26.24%) JUnit
4 68 (25.86%) LoadRunner
4 68 (25.86%) Maven
5 64 (24.33%) JIRA
6 56 (21.29%) Cucumber
7 50 (19.01%) SoapUI
8 45 (17.11%) Git (software)
9 41 (15.59%) WebDriver
10 36 (13.69%) Subversion
11 33 (12.55%) Gradle
12 21 (7.98%) HP UFT
13 20 (7.60%) Artifactory
14 19 (7.22%) Visual Studio
15 18 (6.84%) Gerrit
15 18 (6.84%) NeoLoad
16 16 (6.08%) SonarQube
17 13 (4.94%) Eclipse
18 12 (4.56%) Mockito
General
1 26 (9.89%) Finance
2 20 (7.60%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.18%) Retail
4 4 (1.52%) Banking
5 3 (1.14%) Legal
5 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.14%) Games
6 2 (0.76%) Electronics
6 2 (0.76%) Billing
6 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (22.05%) Developer
2 55 (20.91%) Tester
3 45 (17.11%) Analyst
4 43 (16.35%) Test Analyst
5 30 (11.41%) Performance Tester
6 24 (9.13%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.08%) Test Engineer
7 16 (6.08%) Test Manager
8 15 (5.70%) Performance Analyst
8 15 (5.70%) Test Leader
9 14 (5.32%) Performance Test Analyst
10 13 (4.94%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.56%) Team Leader
12 11 (4.18%) Test Team Leader
13 9 (3.42%) Drupal Developer
13 9 (3.42%) Automation Tester
14 8 (3.04%) Applications Support Engineer
14 8 (3.04%) Support Engineer
14 8 (3.04%) Applications Support
14 8 (3.04%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (27.38%) Web Services
2 63 (23.95%) HTML
3 43 (16.35%) XML
4 39 (14.83%) REST
5 35 (13.31%) AngularJS
5 35 (13.31%) CSS
6 33 (12.55%) SOAP
6 33 (12.55%) .NET
7 31 (11.79%) Spring
8 28 (10.65%) jQuery
9 27 (10.27%) HTML5
10 25 (9.51%) CSS3
11 20 (7.60%) JSON
12 19 (7.22%) RESTful
13 17 (6.46%) Java EE
13 17 (6.46%) LAMP
13 17 (6.46%) J2EE
14 15 (5.70%) Hibernate
15 14 (5.32%) Guice
15 14 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.66%) User Experience
3 7 (2.66%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (2.66%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.66%) W3C
4 6 (2.28%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.28%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.28%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.52%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.52%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.14%) IPTV
6 3 (1.14%) Tandem
6 3 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.76%) DTV
7 2 (0.76%) Online Games
7 2 (0.76%) Social Media
7 2 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.29%) Linux
2 54 (20.53%) UNIX
3 36 (13.69%) Windows
4 23 (8.75%) CentOS
5 15 (5.70%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.28%) Android
6 6 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.90%) Solaris
8 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.14%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.38%) Debian
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (33.46%) Performance Testing
3 78 (29.66%) Scrum
4 75 (28.52%) BDD
5 68 (25.86%) TDD
6 57 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (20.53%) Test Automation
8 44 (16.73%) Load Testing
9 40 (15.21%) Unit Testing
10 36 (13.69%) Test Scripting
10 36 (13.69%) Software Testing
11 34 (12.93%) Test Strategy
12 28 (10.65%) Open Source
13 27 (10.27%) Configuration Management
14 25 (9.51%) DevOps
15 23 (8.75%) E-Commerce
16 22 (8.37%) Non-Functional Testing
17 19 (7.22%) Automated Testing
18 18 (6.84%) Software Engineering
18 18 (6.84%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 135 (51.33%) Java
2 81 (30.80%) SQL
3 61 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 47 (17.87%) Ruby
5 38 (14.45%) Python
6 36 (13.69%) C#
7 26 (9.89%) PHP
8 17 (6.46%) Groovy
9 14 (5.32%) Perl
10 13 (4.94%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.80%) C++
12 8 (3.04%) Scala
13 7 (2.66%) VB
14 4 (1.52%) XPath
14 4 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.52%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.14%) VBA
16 2 (0.76%) C
17 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 54 (20.53%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.07%) ISTQB
3 31 (11.79%) SC Cleared
4 26 (9.89%) ISEB
4 26 (9.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (6.08%) Degree
6 15 (5.70%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.76%) HND
8 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.45%) QA
2 5 (1.90%) SLA
2 5 (1.90%) WAI
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.37%) Docker
3 17 (6.46%) Varnish
4 15 (5.70%) vCloud
5 8 (3.04%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.04%) Squid
6 2 (0.76%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (13.69%) Puppet
2 25 (9.51%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (6.46%) Ansible
4 16 (6.08%) Salt
4 16 (6.08%) Vagrant
4 16 (6.08%) Rundeck
5 13 (4.94%) logstash
5 13 (4.94%) HAProxy
6 11 (4.18%) Kibana
7 10 (3.80%) ZABBIX
8 9 (3.42%) Graphite
9 8 (3.04%) ITRS Geneos
9 8 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.76%) nmon
10 2 (0.76%) yum
11 1 (0.38%) OpenIDM
11 1 (0.38%) StatsD
11 1 (0.38%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.38%) Cacti
11 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (16.73%) Oracle
2 35 (13.31%) VMware
3 30 (11.41%) HP
4 26 (9.89%) Red Hat
5 25 (9.51%) Microsoft
6 20 (7.60%) SOASTA, Inc
7 11 (4.18%) Splunk
8 9 (3.42%) F5
9 8 (3.04%) Pega
9 8 (3.04%) IBM
10 7 (2.66%) Twitter
11 6 (2.28%) Google
12 4 (1.52%) BEA
12 4 (1.52%) ATG
12 4 (1.52%) hybris
13 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.14%) Remedy
13 3 (1.14%) AppDynamics
13 3 (1.14%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.14%) Sun
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago