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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 97 100 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Contract jobs citing JMeter 4 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.15% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.86% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £290 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £350 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £350 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
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
306 232 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.59% 17.01% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 170 113
Median daily rate £420 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

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 1 May 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 25 (73.53%) Selenium
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) LoadRunner
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) Cucumber
4 15 (44.12%) Java
5 14 (41.18%) Python
5 14 (41.18%) Ruby
5 14 (41.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (38.24%) JIRA
7 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 12 (35.29%) IBM
8 11 (32.35%) QA
9 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
10 7 (20.59%) PKI
10 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (20.59%) SNMP
10 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
10 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
10 7 (20.59%) XML
10 7 (20.59%) Perl
10 7 (20.59%) C
10 7 (20.59%) C#
10 7 (20.59%) HTML
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) .NET
10 7 (20.59%) JUnit
10 7 (20.59%) Windows
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) HP UFT

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 7 (20.59%) Confluence
2 6 (17.65%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SNMP
2 6 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Selenium
2 19 (55.88%) Cucumber
2 19 (55.88%) LoadRunner
3 13 (38.24%) JIRA
4 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
5 7 (20.59%) HP UFT
5 7 (20.59%) JUnit
5 7 (20.59%) SoapUI
6 6 (17.65%) Gatling
6 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 6 (17.65%) Maven
6 6 (17.65%) SilkPerformer
6 6 (17.65%) The Grinder
6 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 6 (17.65%) VisualVM
6 6 (17.65%) YourKit
7 5 (14.71%) Liquibase
8 1 (2.94%) Hudson
8 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Test Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Test Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Tester
3 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Test Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Test Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) QA Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) QA Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) QA Test Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Test Leader
3 6 (17.65%) WebSphere Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Automation Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Test Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
1 7 (20.59%) XML
2 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 6 (17.65%) J2EE
2 6 (17.65%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) PKI
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
1 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.59%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
4 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
4 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) DevOps
6 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 4 (11.76%) Coaching
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Line Management
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Python
3 14 (41.18%) Ruby
4 7 (20.59%) C
4 7 (20.59%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 6 (17.65%) CoffeeScript
5 6 (17.65%) Scala
5 6 (17.65%) VBA
5 6 (17.65%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
2 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) AppDynamics
2 6 (17.65%) ATG
2 6 (17.65%) BEA
2 6 (17.65%) Dynatrace
2 6 (17.65%) HP
2 6 (17.65%) hybris
2 6 (17.65%) New Relic
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Remedy