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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 368 375 371
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing JMeter 76 45 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 1.46% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 27 46
Median daily rate £423 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £333 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
JMeter
England

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
3790 3085 3149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.59% 13.81% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2794 2152 2329
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Median hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +35 14 £425 +9.67% 5
Croydon -5 9 £380 -1.93%
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 London region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 108 (68.79%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (58.60%) Java
3 70 (44.59%) Cucumber
4 67 (42.68%) Selenium
5 64 (40.76%) Non-Functional Testing
6 59 (37.58%) Jenkins
7 58 (36.94%) JUnit
8 54 (34.39%) TDD
9 53 (33.76%) Scrum
10 52 (33.12%) SQL
11 51 (32.48%) Web Services
11 51 (32.48%) Unix
11 51 (32.48%) Ruby
12 50 (31.85%) LoadRunner
13 49 (31.21%) SOASTA, Inc
14 48 (30.57%) BDD
14 48 (30.57%) Git (software)
15 47 (29.94%) Maven
16 43 (27.39%) NoSQL
17 42 (26.75%) Spring
18 41 (26.11%) JIRA
18 41 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
19 39 (24.84%) Performance Testing
20 37 (23.57%) Python
20 37 (23.57%) REST
20 37 (23.57%) Mockito
21 35 (22.29%) AngularJS
21 35 (22.29%) Subversion
22 34 (21.66%) Pair Programming
22 34 (21.66%) HTTP

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 32 (20.38%) Tomcat
2 28 (17.83%) Apache
2 28 (17.83%) Jetty
3 24 (15.29%) Node.js
4 9 (5.73%) JBoss
4 9 (5.73%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.82%) Confluence
6 5 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.55%) Apache TomEE
7 4 (2.55%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (2.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.91%) Liferay
9 2 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.64%) Drupal
10 1 (0.64%) IIS
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.27%) MS Office
1 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.66%) HTTP
2 22 (14.01%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.18%) SMTP
4 2 (1.27%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.64%) Internet
5 1 (0.64%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.39%) NoSQL
2 34 (21.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (8.28%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.01%) Neo4j
5 10 (6.37%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.10%) Big Data
6 8 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.82%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.18%) MySQL
8 5 (3.18%) Redis
9 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.91%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.27%) JasperReports
11 2 (1.27%) VoltDB
12 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.64%) DB2
12 1 (0.64%) QlikView
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 70 (44.59%) Cucumber
2 67 (42.68%) Selenium
3 59 (37.58%) Jenkins
4 58 (36.94%) JUnit
5 50 (31.85%) LoadRunner
6 48 (30.57%) Git (software)
7 47 (29.94%) Maven
8 41 (26.11%) JIRA
9 37 (23.57%) Mockito
10 35 (22.29%) Subversion
11 24 (15.29%) Gradle
12 18 (11.46%) Gatling
13 16 (10.19%) SoapUI
14 15 (9.55%) HP UFT
14 15 (9.55%) WebDriver
15 13 (8.28%) Zephyr
16 9 (5.73%) NeoLoad
16 9 (5.73%) SonarQube
16 9 (5.73%) VisualVM
17 8 (5.10%) Gerrit
General
1 31 (19.75%) Banking
1 31 (19.75%) Finance
2 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.10%) Marketing
4 5 (3.18%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.18%) Retail
5 4 (2.55%) Electronics
5 4 (2.55%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.27%) Law
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (40.76%) Developer
2 51 (32.48%) Java Developer
3 34 (21.66%) Tester
4 25 (15.92%) Analyst
5 19 (12.10%) Test Analyst
6 14 (8.92%) Automation Tester
6 14 (8.92%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Agile Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Agile Java Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Performance Tester
9 9 (5.73%) Senior Agile Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Coordinator
10 8 (5.10%) Test Coordinator
11 6 (3.82%) Agile Tester
11 6 (3.82%) Performance Analyst
12 5 (3.18%) Banking Analyst
12 5 (3.18%) LoadRunner Tester
12 5 (3.18%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (32.48%) Web Services
2 42 (26.75%) Spring
3 37 (23.57%) REST
4 35 (22.29%) AngularJS
5 24 (15.29%) Guice
6 22 (14.01%) SOAP
6 22 (14.01%) XML
7 15 (9.55%) Hibernate
7 15 (9.55%) JMS
8 10 (6.37%) .NET
8 10 (6.37%) Java EE
8 10 (6.37%) JSON
8 10 (6.37%) XSD
9 9 (5.73%) JMX
9 9 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (5.10%) JPA
11 7 (4.46%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (4.46%) Ajax
11 7 (4.46%) JAX-RS
11 7 (4.46%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.82%) Derivative
3 5 (3.18%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.18%) Equities
3 5 (3.18%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.55%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.27%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.64%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.64%) Tandem
7 1 (0.64%) User Experience
7 1 (0.64%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.48%) Unix
2 27 (17.20%) Linux
3 13 (8.28%) Windows
4 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.64%) CentOS
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (68.79%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (40.76%) Non-Functional Testing
3 54 (34.39%) TDD
4 53 (33.76%) Scrum
5 48 (30.57%) BDD
6 41 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (24.84%) Performance Testing
8 34 (21.66%) Pair Programming
9 30 (19.11%) Open Source
10 28 (17.83%) Concurrent Programming
10 28 (17.83%) Multithreading
11 26 (16.56%) Software Engineering
12 24 (15.29%) Build Automation
12 24 (15.29%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (15.29%) SDLC
12 24 (15.29%) Unit Testing
13 23 (14.65%) Functional Testing
14 21 (13.38%) Test Automation
15 20 (12.74%) E-Commerce
16 17 (10.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.60%) Java
2 52 (33.12%) SQL
3 51 (32.48%) Ruby
4 37 (23.57%) Python
5 28 (17.83%) Groovy
6 27 (17.20%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.73%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.73%) VB
8 8 (5.10%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.82%) Perl
10 5 (3.18%) C
10 5 (3.18%) XPath
11 4 (2.55%) C#
11 4 (2.55%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.91%) Scala
13 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.64%) PHP
14 1 (0.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (17.83%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.65%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.83%) ISTQB
4 11 (7.01%) ISEB
5 3 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.27%) Degree
7 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.38%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) ISO20022
2 2 (1.27%) SDET
3 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (17.83%) Docker
2 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (14.65%) Graphite
2 12 (7.64%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.82%) Puppet
4 4 (2.55%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.27%) Ansible
5 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.64%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 49 (31.21%) SOASTA, Inc
2 20 (12.74%) Oracle
3 17 (10.83%) HP
4 16 (10.19%) VMware
5 8 (5.10%) IBM
6 7 (4.46%) Citrix
7 6 (3.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.18%) SAP
9 2 (1.27%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.27%) Sybase
10 1 (0.64%) ATG
10 1 (0.64%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.64%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.64%) hybris
10 1 (0.64%) New Relic
10 1 (0.64%) Qualys
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