The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 89 95 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing JMeter 15 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 0.80% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.28% 3.70% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £313 £349 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.39% -25.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £338 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £360 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JMeter
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
239 351 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.70% 21.52% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 243 92
Median daily rate £413 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Selenium
4 13 (52.00%) Performance Testing
4 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (44.00%) LoadRunner
6 10 (40.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (36.00%) Ruby
8 8 (32.00%) JIRA
8 8 (32.00%) JUnit
8 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (32.00%) Security Testing
9 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
9 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 5 (20.00%) Gatling
11 5 (20.00%) Scala
11 5 (20.00%) BDD
11 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 5 (20.00%) IBM
11 5 (20.00%) Python
11 5 (20.00%) Maven
11 5 (20.00%) QA
12 4 (16.00%) SilkPerformer
12 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
12 4 (16.00%) Unix
12 4 (16.00%) VBScript

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (4.00%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (4.00%) Temenos T24
1 1 (4.00%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (44.00%) LoadRunner
4 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (32.00%) JIRA
5 8 (32.00%) JUnit
6 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Gatling
8 5 (20.00%) Maven
8 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.00%) SilkPerformer
9 4 (16.00%) The Grinder
9 4 (16.00%) VisualVM
9 4 (16.00%) YourKit
10 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
10 2 (8.00%) Hudson
10 2 (8.00%) Subversion
10 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
11 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Tester
2 10 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Developer in Test
4 6 (24.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 6 (24.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 6 (24.00%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (24.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
8 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) DevOps Specialist
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (16.00%) Spring
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) Behat
4 1 (4.00%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Performance Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) Security Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 2 (8.00%) DevOps
8 2 (8.00%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.00%) User Stories
9 1 (4.00%) Microservices
9 1 (4.00%) SDLC
9 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) Ruby
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) Scala
5 4 (16.00%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (16.00%) VBA
5 4 (16.00%) VBScript
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 2 (8.00%) C#
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (16.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (16.00%) New Relic
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Calypso
4 1 (4.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Rally
4 1 (4.00%) Temenos