The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 359 338 360
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Contract jobs citing JMeter 47 65 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% 2.10% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 51 22
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3116 3089 2694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.92% 13.23% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2186 2291 2003
Average daily rate £425 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.20 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £127.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 11 £406 +16.07% 7
Paddington - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £388 - 1
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter.

1 83 (73.45%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (61.95%) Java
3 63 (55.75%) Selenium
4 50 (44.25%) Scrum
5 38 (33.63%) SQL
6 37 (32.74%) TDD
7 35 (30.97%) QA
7 35 (30.97%) Test Automation
8 33 (29.20%) Performance Testing
8 33 (29.20%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (28.32%) BDD
10 30 (26.55%) Web Services
11 28 (24.78%) Linux
12 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
13 25 (22.12%) Finance
13 25 (22.12%) Jenkins
14 23 (20.35%) Windows
15 22 (19.47%) HTML
15 22 (19.47%) DevOps
16 21 (18.58%) LoadRunner
16 21 (18.58%) HTML5
17 20 (17.70%) UNIX
17 20 (17.70%) Maven
18 18 (15.93%) Oracle
18 18 (15.93%) Apache
19 17 (15.04%) .NET
19 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
20 15 (13.27%) JIRA
20 15 (13.27%) PHP
20 15 (13.27%) CSS

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (15.93%) Apache
2 13 (11.50%) IIS
3 10 (8.85%) Node.js
4 8 (7.08%) Drupal
4 8 (7.08%) Confluence
4 8 (7.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (7.08%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.31%) JBoss
5 6 (5.31%) Alfresco
6 4 (3.54%) nginx
6 4 (3.54%) WildFly
6 4 (3.54%) Mule ESB
6 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.65%) Mule
8 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.88%) CMS
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.08%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (7.08%) BIG-IP
3 4 (3.54%) VPN
3 4 (3.54%) Firewall
4 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.65%) DNS
5 2 (1.77%) DMZ
5 2 (1.77%) Internet
5 2 (1.77%) AMQP
6 1 (0.88%) ATM
6 1 (0.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) MySQL
2 11 (9.73%) Redis
3 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.85%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.96%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.65%) DB2
9 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.88%) Big Data
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 63 (55.75%) Selenium
2 25 (22.12%) Jenkins
3 21 (18.58%) LoadRunner
4 20 (17.70%) Maven
5 15 (13.27%) JIRA
6 14 (12.39%) Git (software)
6 14 (12.39%) Gradle
7 13 (11.50%) Cucumber
8 12 (10.62%) Behat
8 12 (10.62%) WebDriver
9 11 (9.73%) Subversion
9 11 (9.73%) WebLOAD
10 10 (8.85%) Artifactory
10 10 (8.85%) NeoLoad
11 9 (7.96%) SonarQube
11 9 (7.96%) Visual Studio
12 8 (7.08%) Ant
12 8 (7.08%) Introscope
13 7 (6.19%) Gerrit
14 6 (5.31%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (22.12%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Games
3 6 (5.31%) Retail
4 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Tester
2 27 (23.89%) Developer
3 20 (17.70%) Performance Tester
4 12 (10.62%) Test Leader
5 11 (9.73%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Test Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Applications Support
8 8 (7.08%) Applications Support Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Drupal Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Automation Tester
9 6 (5.31%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.54%) QA Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) QA Leader
10 4 (3.54%) AWS Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Agile Tester
11 3 (2.65%) Performance Test Analyst
11 3 (2.65%) Junior Tester
11 3 (2.65%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.55%) Web Services
2 22 (19.47%) HTML
3 21 (18.58%) HTML5
4 17 (15.04%) .NET
5 15 (13.27%) CSS
6 14 (12.39%) Gherkin
7 12 (10.62%) CSS3
7 12 (10.62%) SOAP
7 12 (10.62%) LAMP
7 12 (10.62%) jQuery
8 11 (9.73%) XML
9 10 (8.85%) Middleware
9 10 (8.85%) RESTful
9 10 (8.85%) Java EE
9 10 (8.85%) REST
10 8 (7.08%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.08%) Drush
10 8 (7.08%) Symfony
11 7 (6.19%) J2EE
11 7 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.42%) Visualisation
2 5 (4.42%) Open Source
3 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.54%) Online Games
4 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.65%) User Experience
4 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.78%) Linux
2 23 (20.35%) Windows
3 20 (17.70%) UNIX
4 8 (7.08%) CentOS
5 2 (1.77%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (73.45%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (44.25%) Scrum
3 37 (32.74%) TDD
4 35 (30.97%) Test Automation
5 33 (29.20%) Performance Testing
5 33 (29.20%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (28.32%) BDD
7 22 (19.47%) DevOps
8 14 (12.39%) Test Scripting
8 14 (12.39%) E-Commerce
9 12 (10.62%) Load Testing
10 11 (9.73%) Load Balancing
11 10 (8.85%) Automated Testing
11 10 (8.85%) ITIL
12 9 (7.96%) OWASP
13 8 (7.08%) Capacity Management
13 8 (7.08%) User Stories
13 8 (7.08%) Risk Management
13 8 (7.08%) Project Management
13 8 (7.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (61.95%) Java
2 38 (33.63%) SQL
3 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.27%) PHP
5 14 (12.39%) C#
5 14 (12.39%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.50%) Perl
7 11 (9.73%) Python
8 9 (7.96%) Shell Script
8 9 (7.96%) Ruby
9 5 (4.42%) Groovy
10 4 (3.54%) VB
11 2 (1.77%) VBScript
12 1 (0.88%) C
12 1 (0.88%) Scala
12 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.19%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) Degree
3 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) HND
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (30.97%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) Varnish
2 5 (4.42%) vCloud
3 2 (1.77%) Docker
3 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) Ansible
2 9 (7.96%) Puppet
2 9 (7.96%) Salt
3 8 (7.08%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (7.08%) Vagrant
4 6 (5.31%) logstash
5 5 (4.42%) Kibana
6 4 (3.54%) ZABBIX
6 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.65%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.77%) nmon
9 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (15.93%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) Red Hat
2 8 (7.08%) F5
3 6 (5.31%) HP
3 6 (5.31%) VMware
4 2 (1.77%) Google
4 2 (1.77%) Remedy
4 2 (1.77%) IBM
4 2 (1.77%) Splunk
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
5 1 (0.88%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.88%) DataCash
5 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.88%) Terracotta
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