The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
England / London
Rank 368 336 353
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing JMeter 39 80 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.14% 2.52% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 56 48
Median daily rate £425 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £415 £395
% change year-on-year
-6.62% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3436 3171 3175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.78% 15.03% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2506 2317 2369
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in London

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in London

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in London

JMeter
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

JMeter Hourly Rate Trend in London

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 2 £548 +28.82% 7
Croydon -12 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 49 (54.44%) Selenium
2 42 (46.67%) Java
3 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 34 (37.78%) Jenkins
6 33 (36.67%) Performance Testing
7 30 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 29 (32.22%) QA
9 28 (31.11%) JIRA
10 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
11 22 (24.44%) Finance
12 21 (23.33%) BDD
12 21 (23.33%) SoapUI
13 20 (22.22%) DevOps
14 19 (21.11%) SOAP
15 18 (20.00%) REST
16 17 (18.89%) SQL
16 17 (18.89%) Scrum
17 16 (17.78%) Unix
17 16 (17.78%) Linux
17 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
17 16 (17.78%) JUnit
18 15 (16.67%) Web Services
18 15 (16.67%) Open Source
18 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
19 14 (15.56%) WebDriver
19 14 (15.56%) Automated Testing
19 14 (15.56%) Non-Functional Testing
20 13 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (10.00%) Confluence
2 7 (7.78%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.56%) CMS
4 4 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (4.44%) Drupal
4 4 (4.44%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.33%) Anypoint
5 3 (3.33%) Apache
5 3 (3.33%) nginx
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.11%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.00%) GitHub
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.56%) PaaS
4 3 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.11%) IaaS
6 1 (1.11%) Loggly
6 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) HTTP
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
3 3 (3.33%) Firewall
3 3 (3.33%) VPN
4 2 (2.22%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.22%) DNS
4 2 (2.22%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (4.44%) Big Data
3 4 (4.44%) Redis
4 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.22%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.11%) Informix
6 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (54.44%) Selenium
2 36 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 34 (37.78%) Jenkins
4 30 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 28 (31.11%) JIRA
6 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
7 21 (23.33%) SoapUI
8 16 (17.78%) JUnit
9 14 (15.56%) WebDriver
10 11 (12.22%) Maven
10 11 (12.22%) NeoLoad
10 11 (12.22%) TeamCity
11 8 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (8.89%) Zephyr
12 7 (7.78%) HP UFT
12 7 (7.78%) NUnit
12 7 (7.78%) WATIR
12 7 (7.78%) WebLOAD
13 6 (6.67%) Hudson
13 6 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 7 (7.78%) Banking
4 5 (5.56%) Games
5 3 (3.33%) Marketing
6 2 (2.22%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Back Office
7 1 (1.11%) Front Office
7 1 (1.11%) iGaming
7 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Tester
2 15 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 14 (15.56%) Analyst
4 12 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Automation Tester
5 8 (8.89%) Test Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Developer
7 6 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) QA Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Lead Tester
8 4 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Performance Test Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) QA Specialist
8 4 (4.44%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.11%) SOAP
2 18 (20.00%) REST
3 15 (16.67%) Web Services
4 8 (8.89%) HTML
4 8 (8.89%) RESTful
5 7 (7.78%) JSON
5 7 (7.78%) Spring
6 6 (6.67%) .NET
6 6 (6.67%) Node.js
6 6 (6.67%) XML
7 5 (5.56%) CSS
7 5 (5.56%) Spring Boot
8 4 (4.44%) Gherkin
8 4 (4.44%) Spring Cloud
9 3 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (3.33%) React
10 2 (2.22%) JMS
10 2 (2.22%) Middleware
10 2 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.11%) Equities
3 1 (1.11%) Fintech
3 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Linux
1 16 (17.78%) Unix
2 11 (12.22%) Windows
3 1 (1.11%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.11%) CentOS
3 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) Performance Testing
3 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (23.33%) BDD
5 20 (22.22%) DevOps
6 17 (18.89%) Scrum
7 15 (16.67%) Open Source
7 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 14 (15.56%) Automated Testing
8 14 (15.56%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (14.44%) Test Scripting
10 12 (13.33%) Functional Testing
10 12 (13.33%) TDD
11 10 (11.11%) Automation Testing
11 10 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (10.00%) Kanban
12 9 (10.00%) Microservices
13 8 (8.89%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.67%) Java
2 17 (18.89%) SQL
3 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.44%) Python
5 11 (12.22%) Ruby
6 10 (11.11%) Perl
7 7 (7.78%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.67%) C#
9 5 (5.56%) Groovy
9 5 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.33%) PHP
10 3 (3.33%) Scala
11 2 (2.22%) C
11 2 (2.22%) Clojure
11 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.11%) AWK
12 1 (1.11%) C++
12 1 (1.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (32.22%) QA
2 7 (7.78%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.22%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.22%) Docker
3 1 (1.11%) LXC
3 1 (1.11%) vCloud
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Ansible
1 8 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.78%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (5.56%) Puppet
4 3 (3.33%) Ambari
4 3 (3.33%) Graphite
4 3 (3.33%) Perfmon
4 3 (3.33%) Salt
5 2 (2.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.22%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.22%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (2.22%) Nagios
5 2 (2.22%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.11%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.11%) Grafana
6 1 (1.11%) HP Fortify
6 1 (1.11%) OpenView
6 1 (1.11%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) HP
2 7 (7.78%) AppDynamics
3 6 (6.67%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.56%) Splunk
5 4 (4.44%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.44%) New Relic
6 3 (3.33%) IBM
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle
7 2 (2.22%) Compuware
7 2 (2.22%) Empirix
7 2 (2.22%) F5
7 2 (2.22%) Green Hat
7 2 (2.22%) Guidewire
7 2 (2.22%) Perforce
7 2 (2.22%) Sun
8 1 (1.11%) Apiary
8 1 (1.11%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.11%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.11%) SOASTA, Inc
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