The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JProfiler
Rank - 555 568
Contract jobs citing JProfiler 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.17% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £320 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 -
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6674 5761 5953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 11.97% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4342 3772 3435
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 123 208
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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
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 29 August 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
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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 - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
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JProfiler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (33.33%) FTP
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) Toad
5 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) JDBC
5 3 (33.33%) ODBC
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (33.33%) Introscope
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing

JProfiler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
2 3 (33.33%) Introscope
2 3 (33.33%) Toad
2 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
3 2 (22.22%) JMeter
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Test Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) JDBC
1 3 (33.33%) ODBC
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) nmon
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) VMware