The first table below looks at the demand for JProfiler 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 JProfiler over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JProfiler
Rank 578 502 575
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +73
Contract jobs citing JProfiler 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.020% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £456 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6350 4965 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.37% 11.52% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4136 3199 3248
Average daily rate £375 £399 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 132 194
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.01 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JProfiler
UK

JProfiler
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JProfiler across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JProfiler Jobs Demand Trend in England

JProfiler
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JProfiler across the England region.

JProfiler Daily Rate Trend in England

JProfiler
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JProfiler across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JProfiler Daily Rate Histogram in England

JProfiler
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JProfiler across the England region.

JProfiler Hourly Rate Trend in England

JProfiler
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 JProfiler within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -18 6 £463 -
South East - 1 £210 -
South West - - - -
JProfiler
UK

JProfiler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JProfiler 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 JProfiler.

1 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) IPTV
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Service Management
6 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Video on Demand
6 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (25.00%) JMeter
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) Middleware
8 2 (16.67%) ISEB

JProfiler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JProfiler 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 JProfiler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
4 1 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Mockito
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) Introscope
4 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (8.33%) Toad
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Defect Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) JDBC
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
2 1 (8.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) IPTV
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (33.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (8.33%) Online Games
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 1 (8.33%) BDD
8 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Business Development
8 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (8.33%) SOA
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (8.33%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle