The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 349 352 407
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +55
Contract jobs citing JMeter 67 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.12% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 0.98% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 22 9
Average daily rate £350 £406 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £286
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3301 2745 2723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.34% 12.49% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 2033 1815
Average daily rate £410 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JMeter
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 23 £350 -6.66% 4
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 64 (57.66%) Selenium
2 46 (41.44%) Java
3 39 (35.14%) WebDriver
4 34 (30.63%) Scrum
5 33 (29.73%) SoapUI
6 32 (28.83%) QA
7 30 (27.03%) Performance Testing
8 29 (26.13%) TDD
8 29 (26.13%) Cucumber
9 28 (25.23%) JIRA
10 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (23.42%) JUnit
12 24 (21.62%) E-Commerce
13 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
14 21 (18.92%) BDD
15 20 (18.02%) Open Source
15 20 (18.02%) SQL
15 20 (18.02%) Linux
16 19 (17.12%) UNIX
17 17 (15.32%) LoadRunner
17 17 (15.32%) Test Scripting
18 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
18 16 (14.41%) Web Services
18 16 (14.41%) Test Strategy
18 16 (14.41%) Jenkins
19 15 (13.51%) Automation Testing
19 15 (13.51%) SOAP
19 15 (13.51%) Finance
19 15 (13.51%) Security Cleared
20 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (4.50%) Drupal
1 5 (4.50%) Confluence
1 5 (4.50%) CMS
2 4 (3.60%) Apache
2 4 (3.60%) Node.js
3 3 (2.70%) Joomla!
3 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.90%) Mule
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.90%) Moodle
4 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.31%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.50%) Route 53
3 5 (4.50%) CloudFront
3 5 (4.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.90%) GitHub
4 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) HTTP
2 6 (5.41%) SSL
3 5 (4.50%) DNS
3 5 (4.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.80%) ATM
4 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.90%) VPN
5 1 (0.90%) LDAP
5 1 (0.90%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) MySQL
2 4 (3.60%) Big Data
3 2 (1.80%) DB2
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.90%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.90%) KDB
4 1 (0.90%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (57.66%) Selenium
2 39 (35.14%) WebDriver
3 33 (29.73%) SoapUI
4 29 (26.13%) Cucumber
5 28 (25.23%) JIRA
6 26 (23.42%) JUnit
7 17 (15.32%) LoadRunner
8 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
8 16 (14.41%) Jenkins
9 11 (9.91%) Maven
9 11 (9.91%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (8.11%) Subversion
10 9 (8.11%) JBehave
11 7 (6.31%) WATIR
11 7 (6.31%) TestNG
12 5 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (4.50%) Ant
13 4 (3.60%) Rational Performance Tester
14 3 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
14 3 (2.70%) LoadUI
General
1 15 (13.51%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
3 3 (2.70%) Front Office
3 3 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) German Language
4 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (43.24%) Tester
2 18 (16.22%) Analyst
3 17 (15.32%) Test Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Automation Tester
5 9 (8.11%) Performance Tester
5 9 (8.11%) Technical Tester
6 8 (7.21%) QA Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Automation Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Senior Tester
7 7 (6.31%) QA Tester
8 6 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Automation Tester
10 4 (3.60%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Software Tester
10 4 (3.60%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.60%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.41%) Web Services
2 15 (13.51%) SOAP
3 12 (10.81%) HTML
4 10 (9.01%) XML
5 9 (8.11%) REST
6 7 (6.31%) CSS
7 6 (5.41%) JSON
8 4 (3.60%) XSD
8 4 (3.60%) Apache CXF
8 4 (3.60%) Apache Camel
9 3 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.70%) OAuth
9 3 (2.70%) OpenID
9 3 (2.70%) HTML5
10 2 (1.80%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.80%) RESTful
10 2 (1.80%) Spring
11 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.90%) ExpressJS
11 1 (0.90%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Open Source
2 10 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.50%) E-Learning
4 4 (3.60%) Social Network
5 3 (2.70%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.70%) Statistics
5 3 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.80%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.80%) Online Games
6 2 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.90%) Blog
7 1 (0.90%) IPTV
7 1 (0.90%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.90%) VLE
7 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Linux
2 19 (17.12%) UNIX
3 7 (6.31%) Ubuntu
3 7 (6.31%) Android
3 7 (6.31%) Windows
3 7 (6.31%) Debian
4 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.90%) OpenSolaris
6 1 (0.90%) AIX
6 1 (0.90%) Solaris
6 1 (0.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.63%) Scrum
2 30 (27.03%) Performance Testing
3 29 (26.13%) TDD
4 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (21.62%) E-Commerce
6 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
7 21 (18.92%) BDD
8 17 (15.32%) Test Scripting
9 16 (14.41%) Test Strategy
10 15 (13.51%) Automation Testing
11 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.11%) Load Testing
12 9 (8.11%) Automated Testing
12 9 (8.11%) Kanban
13 7 (6.31%) Regression Testing
14 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.41%) Agile Testing
15 5 (4.50%) User Stories
15 5 (4.50%) Stress Testing
15 5 (4.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.44%) Java
2 20 (18.02%) SQL
3 14 (12.61%) Python
4 12 (10.81%) PHP
4 12 (10.81%) Ruby
5 9 (8.11%) Groovy
5 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.41%) C#
7 5 (4.50%) Perl
8 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) Korn
9 1 (0.90%) Scala
9 1 (0.90%) C-shell
9 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) Lisp
9 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.91%) ISTQB
3 11 (9.91%) ISEB
4 7 (6.31%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (28.83%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) KVM
1 1 (0.90%) Squid
1 1 (0.90%) Xen
1 1 (0.90%) Snort
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.90%) qmail
1 1 (0.90%) Sendmail
1 1 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (0.90%) OpenSSH
1 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.90%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.90%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) HP
3 4 (3.60%) Citrix
4 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.80%) IBM
5 1 (0.90%) Akamai
5 1 (0.90%) Qualys
5 1 (0.90%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.90%) Tripwire
5 1 (0.90%) Sybase
5 1 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) Compuware
5 1 (0.90%) Nokia
5 1 (0.90%) Veritas
5 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.90%) Empirix
5 1 (0.90%) Symantec
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco
5 1 (0.90%) VMware
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £325.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago