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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 344 357 380
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +23
Contract jobs citing JMeter 73 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 2.04% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 34 32
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £488
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
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
3686 3091 3212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.00% 13.66% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2727 2178 2395
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.63 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 30 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 30 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 +45 15 £413 +8.55% 7
Croydon -14 6 £408 -5.50% 2
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 95 (64.19%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (55.41%) Java
3 73 (49.32%) Selenium
4 62 (41.89%) Cucumber
5 54 (36.49%) Non-Functional Testing
5 54 (36.49%) LoadRunner
6 51 (34.46%) SQL
7 48 (32.43%) JIRA
8 43 (29.05%) Performance Testing
8 43 (29.05%) JUnit
8 43 (29.05%) Scrum
9 41 (27.70%) Unix
9 41 (27.70%) Git (software)
10 40 (27.03%) TDD
11 39 (26.35%) Ruby
11 39 (26.35%) Jenkins
12 38 (25.68%) Web Services
13 37 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
14 35 (23.65%) BDD
15 33 (22.30%) Linux
16 31 (20.95%) NoSQL
17 30 (20.27%) Subversion
18 29 (19.59%) Finance
19 28 (18.92%) Maven
19 28 (18.92%) Security Cleared
20 27 (18.24%) Spring
20 27 (18.24%) Banking
20 27 (18.24%) Python
20 27 (18.24%) Open Source
21 25 (16.89%) 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 21 (14.19%) Tomcat
2 18 (12.16%) Apache
3 17 (11.49%) Jetty
4 13 (8.78%) Node.js
5 9 (6.08%) JBoss
6 7 (4.73%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.05%) Confluence
8 5 (3.38%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.70%) Apache TomEE
10 3 (2.03%) Liferay
10 3 (2.03%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (2.03%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.35%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.68%) Drupal
12 1 (0.68%) IIS
12 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.35%) MS Office
1 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.41%) GitHub
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.89%) HTTP
2 12 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.38%) SMTP
4 2 (1.35%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.68%) Network Security
5 1 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.95%) NoSQL
2 22 (14.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.43%) Neo4j
5 8 (5.41%) Big Data
6 6 (4.05%) MySQL
6 6 (4.05%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.38%) Redis
8 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.35%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.35%) VoltDB
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.68%) HBase
11 1 (0.68%) QlikView
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.68%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 73 (49.32%) Selenium
2 62 (41.89%) Cucumber
3 54 (36.49%) LoadRunner
4 48 (32.43%) JIRA
5 43 (29.05%) JUnit
6 41 (27.70%) Git (software)
7 39 (26.35%) Jenkins
8 30 (20.27%) Subversion
9 28 (18.92%) Maven
10 24 (16.22%) Mockito
11 18 (12.16%) Gatling
12 16 (10.81%) HP UFT
12 16 (10.81%) SoapUI
12 16 (10.81%) WebDriver
12 16 (10.81%) Zephyr
13 13 (8.78%) Gradle
14 11 (7.43%) NeoLoad
15 9 (6.08%) VisualVM
16 8 (5.41%) SonarQube
17 7 (4.73%) WATIR
General
1 29 (19.59%) Finance
2 27 (18.24%) Banking
3 9 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.73%) Marketing
5 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.38%) Retail
6 4 (2.70%) Electronics
6 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.35%) Law
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (35.81%) Developer
2 38 (25.68%) Java Developer
3 34 (22.97%) Tester
4 27 (18.24%) Analyst
5 21 (14.19%) Test Analyst
6 16 (10.81%) Automation Tester
7 10 (6.76%) Performance Tester
7 10 (6.76%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Agile Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Agile Java Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Coordinator
8 9 (6.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Test Coordinator
9 7 (4.73%) Agile Tester
9 7 (4.73%) LoadRunner Tester
10 6 (4.05%) Developer in Test
10 6 (4.05%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (4.05%) Senior Agile Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 5 (3.38%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.68%) Web Services
2 27 (18.24%) Spring
3 25 (16.89%) XML
4 23 (15.54%) AngularJS
5 22 (14.86%) REST
6 21 (14.19%) SOAP
7 18 (12.16%) Dropwizard
8 15 (10.14%) JSON
9 13 (8.78%) Guice
10 12 (8.11%) JMS
11 11 (7.43%) .NET
12 9 (6.08%) JMX
13 8 (5.41%) Hibernate
13 8 (5.41%) Java EE
13 8 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (5.41%) XSD
14 7 (4.73%) JAX-RS
15 6 (4.05%) Apache CXF
15 6 (4.05%) JAX-WS
15 6 (4.05%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.38%) Data Structures
2 5 (3.38%) Derivative
2 5 (3.38%) Equities
2 5 (3.38%) Fixed Income
3 4 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.68%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Tandem
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.70%) Unix
2 33 (22.30%) Linux
3 8 (5.41%) Windows
4 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.35%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (64.19%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.49%) Non-Functional Testing
3 43 (29.05%) Performance Testing
3 43 (29.05%) Scrum
4 40 (27.03%) TDD
5 35 (23.65%) BDD
6 27 (18.24%) Open Source
7 25 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (14.86%) Functional Testing
8 22 (14.86%) Pair Programming
8 22 (14.86%) Test Automation
9 21 (14.19%) Automation Testing
10 19 (12.84%) E-Commerce
11 17 (11.49%) Concurrent Programming
11 17 (11.49%) DevOps
11 17 (11.49%) Multithreading
11 17 (11.49%) SDLC
12 16 (10.81%) Defect Management
12 16 (10.81%) Software Engineering
13 15 (10.14%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 82 (55.41%) Java
2 51 (34.46%) SQL
3 39 (26.35%) Ruby
4 27 (18.24%) Python
5 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
6 17 (11.49%) Groovy
7 9 (6.08%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.08%) VB
8 7 (4.73%) Perl
9 6 (4.05%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.38%) C
10 5 (3.38%) C#
11 4 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.70%) XPath
12 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.03%) Scala
13 1 (0.68%) Clojure
13 1 (0.68%) Jython
13 1 (0.68%) PHP
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.54%) SC Cleared
3 19 (12.84%) ISTQB
4 13 (8.78%) ISEB
5 4 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.68%) Degree
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.54%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.68%) SDET
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.81%) Docker
2 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) Graphite
1 12 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.73%) Puppet
3 3 (2.03%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.68%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.68%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 37 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 20 (13.51%) HP
3 19 (12.84%) Oracle
4 16 (10.81%) VMware
5 8 (5.41%) IBM
6 7 (4.73%) Citrix
6 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.38%) SAP
8 2 (1.35%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.35%) Sybase
9 1 (0.68%) CA
9 1 (0.68%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.68%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.68%) New Relic
9 1 (0.68%) Qualys
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