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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 92 107 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Contract jobs citing JMeter 10 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 0.069% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% 0.40% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £325 £350 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
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
315 252 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.81% 17.42% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 199 130
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 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 21 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) Python
3 15 (62.50%) Ruby
4 14 (58.33%) JIRA
4 14 (58.33%) Selenium
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) LoadRunner
5 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 10 (41.67%) QA
7 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 9 (37.50%) SoapUI
8 8 (33.33%) Scala
8 8 (33.33%) C#
9 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
9 7 (29.17%) Perl
9 7 (29.17%) VBScript
9 7 (29.17%) VBA
9 7 (29.17%) .NET
9 7 (29.17%) Oracle
9 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
9 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
9 7 (29.17%) C
9 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
9 7 (29.17%) SNMP
9 7 (29.17%) IBM

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 (29.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 14 (58.33%) JIRA
2 14 (58.33%) LoadRunner
2 14 (58.33%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 7 (29.17%) Gatling
5 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
5 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
5 7 (29.17%) Maven
5 7 (29.17%) SilkPerformer
5 7 (29.17%) The Grinder
5 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
5 7 (29.17%) VisualVM
5 7 (29.17%) YourKit
6 5 (20.83%) Liquibase
7 1 (4.17%) Hudson
7 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.17%) JUnit
7 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Tester
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 5 (20.83%) Automation Tester
4 5 (20.83%) QA Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Test Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Tester
6 3 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Test Specialist
7 2 (8.33%) Lead Tester
7 2 (8.33%) QA Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
1 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
1 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
1 7 (29.17%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Behat
3 1 (4.17%) Dropwizard
3 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) RESTful
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
1 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.17%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) SOA
9 1 (4.17%) System Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) Ruby
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Scala
4 7 (29.17%) C
4 7 (29.17%) CoffeeScript
4 7 (29.17%) Perl
4 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
4 7 (29.17%) VBA
4 7 (29.17%) VBScript
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) AppDynamics
1 7 (29.17%) Dynatrace
1 7 (29.17%) IBM
1 7 (29.17%) New Relic
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) HP