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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
UK / England
Rank 411 471 485
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +14
Contract jobs citing JMeter 158 140 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.22% 2.00% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 96 78
Median daily rate £413 £434 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £518 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £415 £395
% change year-on-year
-6.62% +5.06%
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
7120 7003 6379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.02% 14.68% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4771 4682 4312
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 184 114
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.65 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £54.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 February 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 February 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 -18 39 £425 -9.09% 24
South East +30 26 £450 +8.43% 16
Yorkshire +18 23 £460 +4.54% 4
South West +25 19 £355 -13.93% 6
North West +27 14 £325 -10.34% 1
East of England +14 14 £325 -23.52% 3
East Midlands +13 14 £381 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £288 - 1
North East -16 2 £300 -25.92%
JMeter
UK

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 181 (59.74%) Selenium
2 174 (57.43%) Java
3 169 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (38.61%) Performance Testing
5 96 (31.68%) Jenkins
6 95 (31.35%) Cucumber
7 93 (30.69%) LoadRunner
8 83 (27.39%) JIRA
9 82 (27.06%) BDD
10 77 (25.41%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (24.75%) Scrum
12 74 (24.42%) QA
13 72 (23.76%) Git (software)
13 72 (23.76%) SoapUI
14 63 (20.79%) Python
15 60 (19.80%) WebDriver
16 59 (19.47%) Test Automation
17 57 (18.81%) JavaScript
18 56 (18.48%) Maven
19 55 (18.15%) Automated Testing
19 55 (18.15%) SOAP
19 55 (18.15%) XML
19 55 (18.15%) JSON
20 53 (17.49%) REST
20 53 (17.49%) SQL
21 51 (16.83%) JUnit
21 51 (16.83%) Finance
22 46 (15.18%) Web Services
23 44 (14.52%) Spring
23 44 (14.52%) Security Cleared

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 39 (12.87%) Confluence
2 32 (10.56%) Tomcat
3 28 (9.24%) Apache
4 21 (6.93%) CMS
5 15 (4.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (3.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (3.30%) Drupal
7 10 (3.30%) JBoss
8 8 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.31%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.65%) IIS
10 5 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.32%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.99%) nginx
12 3 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.33%) CICS
14 1 (0.33%) Jetty
14 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.66%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.66%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.66%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.93%) GitHub
3 15 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.98%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.98%) PaaS
5 4 (1.32%) Datadog
6 3 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.33%) IaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Loggly
8 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.91%) HTTP
2 15 (4.95%) Internet
3 10 (3.30%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (1.32%) Firewall
5 3 (0.99%) BGP
5 3 (0.99%) FTP
5 3 (0.99%) SNMP
5 3 (0.99%) VPN
6 2 (0.66%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.66%) DMVPN
6 2 (0.66%) DNS
6 2 (0.66%) HSRP
6 2 (0.66%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.66%) LAN
6 2 (0.66%) LDAP
6 2 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.66%) VLAN
6 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.27%) MongoDB
2 16 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (4.95%) Redis
4 10 (3.30%) Big Data
5 8 (2.64%) MySQL
5 8 (2.64%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.66%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.33%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.33%) Informix
10 1 (0.33%) MS Access
10 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 181 (59.74%) Selenium
2 96 (31.68%) Jenkins
3 95 (31.35%) Cucumber
4 93 (30.69%) LoadRunner
5 83 (27.39%) JIRA
6 72 (23.76%) Git (software)
6 72 (23.76%) SoapUI
7 60 (19.80%) WebDriver
8 56 (18.48%) Maven
9 51 (16.83%) JUnit
10 41 (13.53%) Gradle
11 33 (10.89%) Ant
12 30 (9.90%) Bitbucket
13 21 (6.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (6.60%) NUnit
15 19 (6.27%) TeamCity
16 18 (5.94%) NeoLoad
17 17 (5.61%) Apache Ivy
18 16 (5.28%) Zephyr
19 15 (4.95%) eggPlant
General
1 51 (16.83%) Finance
2 22 (7.26%) Retail
3 17 (5.61%) Banking
4 11 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.30%) Games
6 9 (2.97%) Retail Banking
7 8 (2.64%) Marketing
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
8 2 (0.66%) German Language
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) iGaming
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (31.68%) Tester
2 57 (18.81%) Developer
3 47 (15.51%) Analyst
4 45 (14.85%) Test Analyst
5 39 (12.87%) Automation Tester
6 37 (12.21%) Performance Tester
7 33 (10.89%) Java Developer
8 25 (8.25%) Test Engineer
9 21 (6.93%) Architect
9 21 (6.93%) Developer in Test
10 17 (5.61%) Test Automation Engineer
10 17 (5.61%) Test Leader
11 12 (3.96%) Automation Test Analyst
11 12 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.96%) Performance Analyst
11 12 (3.96%) Performance Test Analyst
12 11 (3.63%) Automation Test Lead
12 11 (3.63%) QA Tester
12 11 (3.63%) Selenium Tester
13 10 (3.30%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.15%) JSON
1 55 (18.15%) SOAP
1 55 (18.15%) XML
2 53 (17.49%) REST
3 46 (15.18%) Web Services
4 44 (14.52%) Spring
5 35 (11.55%) RESTful
6 34 (11.22%) HTML
7 24 (7.92%) CSS
8 19 (6.27%) .NET
9 18 (5.94%) Spring Boot
10 15 (4.95%) JDBC
11 14 (4.62%) Gherkin
11 14 (4.62%) XSD
12 11 (3.63%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (3.63%) Hibernate
12 11 (3.63%) LAPP Stack
13 9 (2.97%) Elastic Stack
14 8 (2.64%) React
15 7 (2.31%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.63%) Mainframe
3 6 (1.98%) NHS
3 6 (1.98%) User Experience
4 5 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.99%) PKI
7 2 (0.66%) Clustering
7 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.66%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.66%) Replication
8 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.33%) Equities
8 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.33%) VSAM
8 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.86%) Linux
2 30 (9.90%) Unix
3 19 (6.27%) Windows
4 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.99%) Android
5 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) CentOS
6 1 (0.33%) Solaris
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (38.61%) Performance Testing
3 82 (27.06%) BDD
4 77 (25.41%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (24.75%) Scrum
6 59 (19.47%) Test Automation
7 55 (18.15%) Automated Testing
8 43 (14.19%) TDD
9 38 (12.54%) Test Scripting
10 36 (11.88%) Non-Functional Testing
11 35 (11.55%) Open Source
12 34 (11.22%) Automation Testing
13 32 (10.56%) DevOps
13 32 (10.56%) Functional Testing
13 32 (10.56%) Manual Testing
14 31 (10.23%) Configuration Management
14 31 (10.23%) OOP
15 28 (9.24%) OO
16 26 (8.58%) Security Testing
16 26 (8.58%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 174 (57.43%) Java
2 63 (20.79%) Python
3 57 (18.81%) JavaScript
4 53 (17.49%) SQL
5 41 (13.53%) Ruby
6 29 (9.57%) Groovy
7 24 (7.92%) C++
8 22 (7.26%) C#
8 22 (7.26%) PHP
9 20 (6.60%) Bash Shell
10 19 (6.27%) Perl
11 12 (3.96%) C
12 9 (2.97%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.31%) Scala
14 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.66%) Clojure
15 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.66%) VB
16 1 (0.33%) COBOL
16 1 (0.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 44 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 30 (9.90%) ISTQB
3 23 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 20 (6.60%) ISEB
5 14 (4.62%) DV Cleared
6 12 (3.96%) Degree
7 11 (3.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) CCNA
10 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (24.42%) QA
2 10 (3.30%) SDET
3 7 (2.31%) WAI
3 7 (2.31%) WCAG
4 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (6.93%) Docker
2 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.66%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.33%) LXC
4 1 (0.33%) vCloud
4 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (6.27%) Ansible
1 19 (6.27%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (4.95%) Puppet
3 10 (3.30%) Nagios
4 9 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (2.64%) HP SiteScope
5 8 (2.64%) Kibana
5 8 (2.64%) logstash
6 6 (1.98%) HP Fortify
7 4 (1.32%) Graphite
7 4 (1.32%) Perfmon
8 3 (0.99%) Ambari
8 3 (0.99%) Salt
9 2 (0.66%) Grafana
9 2 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.66%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.66%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.33%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (12.21%) Splunk
2 31 (10.23%) HP
3 23 (7.59%) Atlassian
4 15 (4.95%) Oracle
4 15 (4.95%) Sitecore
5 12 (3.96%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.30%) IBM
7 9 (2.97%) AppDynamics
8 8 (2.64%) Google
9 7 (2.31%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.65%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (1.65%) New Relic
10 5 (1.65%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.99%) Guidewire
11 3 (0.99%) VMware
12 2 (0.66%) Calypso
12 2 (0.66%) F5
12 2 (0.66%) Perforce
12 2 (0.66%) Sun
12 2 (0.66%) Temenos
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £275 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Comptetive Day Rate - 3 month contract with likely extensions
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 16 days ago