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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 316 373 392
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +19
Contract jobs citing JMeter 91 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.15% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.65% 1.01% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 23 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £333 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% -21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £227 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £444 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
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
3432 3451 3101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.57% 14.63% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2465 2494 2228
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.00 £37.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £86.80 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 July 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 July 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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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 0 22 £413 +20.87% 6
Croydon - 11 £438 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 95 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (58.99%) Java
3 64 (46.04%) Scrum
4 62 (44.60%) Selenium
5 60 (43.17%) Jenkins
6 52 (37.41%) Web Services
7 50 (35.97%) Maven
7 50 (35.97%) BDD
8 43 (30.94%) TDD
9 42 (30.22%) SQL
10 40 (28.78%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (28.06%) Performance Testing
11 39 (28.06%) JUnit
11 39 (28.06%) Linux
12 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
13 35 (25.18%) JIRA
14 34 (24.46%) Ruby
14 34 (24.46%) HTML
14 34 (24.46%) UNIX
15 33 (23.74%) Node.js
15 33 (23.74%) REST
15 33 (23.74%) Git (software)
16 32 (23.02%) AngularJS
17 30 (21.58%) Apache
18 29 (20.86%) Gradle
18 29 (20.86%) Cucumber
19 28 (20.14%) Python
20 27 (19.42%) MySQL
21 26 (18.71%) Oracle
21 26 (18.71%) Subversion

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (23.74%) Node.js
2 30 (21.58%) Apache
3 24 (17.27%) Tomcat
4 18 (12.95%) Confluence
4 18 (12.95%) Jetty
5 13 (9.35%) JBoss
6 12 (8.63%) IIS
7 11 (7.91%) Alfresco
7 11 (7.91%) WildFly
7 11 (7.91%) nginx
8 9 (6.47%) Mule ESB
8 9 (6.47%) Drupal
9 8 (5.76%) Mule
9 8 (5.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (5.76%) WebLogic
9 8 (5.76%) WebSphere
9 8 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (3.60%) Tornado
10 5 (3.60%) Apache TomEE
10 5 (3.60%) iPlanet
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) RMDS
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.32%) GitHub
2 6 (4.32%) OpenShift
3 5 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.51%) HTTP
2 11 (7.91%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.19%) Reverse Proxy
4 9 (6.47%) Internet
5 8 (5.76%) BIG-IP
6 6 (4.32%) Firewall
6 6 (4.32%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (4.32%) VPN
7 5 (3.60%) DMZ
8 3 (2.16%) DNS
9 2 (1.44%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.44%) PSTN
9 2 (1.44%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.72%) 4G
10 1 (0.72%) Diameter Protocol
10 1 (0.72%) 2G
10 1 (0.72%) RTSP
10 1 (0.72%) SNMP
10 1 (0.72%) 3G
10 1 (0.72%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.42%) MySQL
2 26 (18.71%) NoSQL
3 25 (17.99%) MongoDB
4 17 (12.23%) Redis
5 15 (10.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
7 12 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (6.47%) Relational Database
9 7 (5.04%) Oracle Database
10 5 (3.60%) Infinispan
10 5 (3.60%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (3.60%) Riak
11 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (2.16%) Neo4j
12 3 (2.16%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.44%) DB2
14 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (44.60%) Selenium
2 60 (43.17%) Jenkins
3 50 (35.97%) Maven
4 39 (28.06%) JUnit
5 35 (25.18%) JIRA
6 33 (23.74%) Git (software)
7 29 (20.86%) Cucumber
7 29 (20.86%) Gradle
8 26 (18.71%) Subversion
9 21 (15.11%) WebDriver
10 19 (13.67%) SoapUI
10 19 (13.67%) LoadRunner
11 17 (12.23%) Artifactory
12 15 (10.79%) Gerrit
13 14 (10.07%) SonarQube
14 10 (7.19%) NeoLoad
14 10 (7.19%) Behat
14 10 (7.19%) Mockito
15 9 (6.47%) TestNG
16 8 (5.76%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (10.79%) Telecoms
1 15 (10.79%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Retail
3 3 (2.16%) Games
4 2 (1.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (31.65%) Developer
2 27 (19.42%) Tester
3 18 (12.95%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.07%) Performance Tester
5 11 (7.91%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.19%) Test Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Drupal Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.76%) Applications Support Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Architect
9 7 (5.04%) Automation Tester
10 6 (4.32%) AWS Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Java Architect
11 4 (2.88%) Agile Tester
11 4 (2.88%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.41%) Web Services
2 34 (24.46%) HTML
3 33 (23.74%) REST
4 32 (23.02%) AngularJS
5 25 (17.99%) CSS
5 25 (17.99%) SOAP
6 22 (15.83%) Spring
6 22 (15.83%) HTML5
7 21 (15.11%) jQuery
8 20 (14.39%) XML
8 20 (14.39%) CSS3
9 17 (12.23%) JSON
10 16 (11.51%) LAMP
10 16 (11.51%) RESTful
11 15 (10.79%) .NET
12 13 (9.35%) Guice
12 13 (9.35%) Java EE
12 13 (9.35%) Gherkin
13 12 (8.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (7.91%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
1 6 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.60%) User Experience
2 5 (3.60%) W3C
3 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.88%) Video on Demand
4 3 (2.16%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.16%) IPTV
4 3 (2.16%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.44%) Tandem
5 2 (1.44%) Social Media
5 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.44%) Online Games
6 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.72%) EFT
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.06%) Linux
2 34 (24.46%) UNIX
3 22 (15.83%) Windows
4 18 (12.95%) CentOS
5 11 (7.91%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.60%) Android
6 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.44%) Solaris
7 2 (1.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (46.04%) Scrum
3 50 (35.97%) BDD
4 43 (30.94%) TDD
5 40 (28.78%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (28.06%) Performance Testing
7 26 (18.71%) Unit Testing
8 23 (16.55%) DevOps
9 22 (15.83%) Test Automation
10 20 (14.39%) Open Source
11 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
12 16 (11.51%) Load Testing
13 15 (10.79%) Pair Programming
14 14 (10.07%) Load Balancing
14 14 (10.07%) Multithreading
15 13 (9.35%) Test Scripting
15 13 (9.35%) Software Engineering
15 13 (9.35%) Non-Functional Testing
16 12 (8.63%) Validation
17 11 (7.91%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (58.99%) Java
2 42 (30.22%) SQL
3 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
4 34 (24.46%) Ruby
5 28 (20.14%) Python
6 23 (16.55%) PHP
7 16 (11.51%) Groovy
8 11 (7.91%) C#
9 10 (7.19%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.76%) Perl
11 7 (5.04%) Scala
12 4 (2.88%) XPath
13 3 (2.16%) VBA
14 2 (1.44%) C++
15 1 (0.72%) C
15 1 (0.72%) VB
15 1 (0.72%) XQuery
15 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.72%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 26 (18.71%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.35%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.19%) Degree
4 8 (5.76%) ISEB
4 8 (5.76%) ISTQB
5 7 (5.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.27%) QA
2 5 (3.60%) SLA
2 5 (3.60%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (12.95%) Docker
2 17 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.07%) Varnish
4 12 (8.63%) vCloud
5 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (15.83%) Puppet
2 15 (10.79%) Ansible
3 14 (10.07%) Salt
3 14 (10.07%) Rundeck
4 10 (7.19%) logstash
4 10 (7.19%) HAProxy
5 9 (6.47%) Vagrant
5 9 (6.47%) Kibana
6 8 (5.76%) Graphite
6 8 (5.76%) ZABBIX
6 8 (5.76%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (5.04%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.44%) nmon
9 2 (1.44%) yum
10 1 (0.72%) StatsD
10 1 (0.72%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 26 (18.71%) Oracle
2 24 (17.27%) VMware
3 18 (12.95%) Red Hat
4 17 (12.23%) SOASTA, Inc
5 9 (6.47%) F5
6 8 (5.76%) Splunk
7 6 (4.32%) HP
7 6 (4.32%) Pega
8 5 (3.60%) Twitter
8 5 (3.60%) Google
9 3 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.16%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.44%) WorldPay
10 2 (1.44%) Remedy
10 2 (1.44%) IBM
10 2 (1.44%) Sun
10 2 (1.44%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.44%) CollabNet
11 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.72%) New Relic
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