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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 335 370 396
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +26
Contract jobs citing JMeter 73 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.18% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 1.30% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 27 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
3274 3223 2892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.31% 14.07% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2356 2320 2102
Average daily rate £440 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £24.90 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £49.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +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 6 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 6 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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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 +1 21 £400 +14.28% 10
Croydon - 9 £438 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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 88 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (61.72%) Java
3 68 (53.13%) Selenium
4 58 (45.31%) Scrum
5 45 (35.16%) Jenkins
6 44 (34.38%) Web Services
7 41 (32.03%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (32.03%) BDD
8 40 (31.25%) SQL
9 39 (30.47%) Linux
9 39 (30.47%) TDD
10 38 (29.69%) Maven
11 36 (28.13%) JavaScript
12 33 (25.78%) JIRA
13 31 (24.22%) Test Automation
14 29 (22.66%) HTML
15 28 (21.88%) JUnit
15 28 (21.88%) Performance Testing
16 27 (21.09%) QA
17 26 (20.31%) Security Cleared
17 26 (20.31%) CSS
17 26 (20.31%) Git (software)
17 26 (20.31%) Node.js
18 25 (19.53%) Oracle
19 24 (18.75%) Apache
19 24 (18.75%) Ruby
19 24 (18.75%) AngularJS
19 24 (18.75%) DevOps
20 23 (17.97%) Gradle
20 23 (17.97%) REST

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 26 (20.31%) Node.js
2 24 (18.75%) Apache
3 17 (13.28%) Confluence
4 16 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 13 (10.16%) IIS
6 12 (9.38%) Alfresco
7 11 (8.59%) JBoss
7 11 (8.59%) WildFly
8 10 (7.81%) Mule ESB
8 10 (7.81%) Jetty
9 9 (7.03%) Mule
9 9 (7.03%) nginx
9 9 (7.03%) Drupal
10 8 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (6.25%) WebSphere
11 7 (5.47%) WebLogic
11 7 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (3.13%) Tornado
12 4 (3.13%) Apache TomEE
12 4 (3.13%) iPlanet
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) RMDS
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.56%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) Reverse Proxy
2 9 (7.03%) HTTP
3 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.25%) BIG-IP
4 6 (4.69%) VPN
4 6 (4.69%) Firewall
5 5 (3.91%) Internet
5 5 (3.91%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (3.13%) DNS
6 4 (3.13%) DMZ
7 2 (1.56%) OpenVPN
7 2 (1.56%) PSTN
8 1 (0.78%) RTSP
8 1 (0.78%) 4G
8 1 (0.78%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.78%) LDAP
8 1 (0.78%) ATM
8 1 (0.78%) Broadband
8 1 (0.78%) GSM
8 1 (0.78%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) MySQL
2 20 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
4 16 (12.50%) Redis
5 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
6 12 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.13%) Riak
9 4 (3.13%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.13%) Infinispan
10 3 (2.34%) DB2
11 2 (1.56%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.78%) Big Data
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 68 (53.13%) Selenium
2 45 (35.16%) Jenkins
3 38 (29.69%) Maven
4 33 (25.78%) JIRA
5 28 (21.88%) JUnit
6 26 (20.31%) Git (software)
7 23 (17.97%) Gradle
8 20 (15.63%) Cucumber
9 19 (14.84%) WebDriver
10 18 (14.06%) Subversion
11 17 (13.28%) Artifactory
12 16 (12.50%) LoadRunner
13 15 (11.72%) Gerrit
13 15 (11.72%) SoapUI
13 15 (11.72%) SonarQube
14 11 (8.59%) NeoLoad
15 10 (7.81%) Behat
16 9 (7.03%) TestNG
16 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio
17 8 (6.25%) Introscope
General
1 19 (14.84%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.56%) Games
4 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (25.78%) Developer
2 24 (18.75%) Tester
3 13 (10.16%) Performance Tester
4 10 (7.81%) Senior Developer
4 10 (7.81%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.03%) Drupal Developer
6 8 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 8 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
6 8 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.25%) Analyst
6 8 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) Architect
7 7 (5.47%) Automation Tester
8 6 (4.69%) Java Architect
9 5 (3.91%) Test Leader
9 5 (3.91%) QA Leader
9 5 (3.91%) AWS Developer
10 4 (3.13%) UX Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.38%) Web Services
2 29 (22.66%) HTML
3 26 (20.31%) CSS
4 24 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 23 (17.97%) REST
6 22 (17.19%) SOAP
7 21 (16.41%) jQuery
7 21 (16.41%) HTML5
8 19 (14.84%) CSS3
8 19 (14.84%) XML
9 17 (13.28%) .NET
10 16 (12.50%) JSON
10 16 (12.50%) RESTful
11 15 (11.72%) LAMP
11 15 (11.72%) Spring
12 13 (10.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (9.38%) Java EE
13 12 (9.38%) Gherkin
14 10 (7.81%) Hibernate
14 10 (7.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.91%) User Experience
2 5 (3.91%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.13%) W3C
4 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.34%) Video on Demand
4 3 (2.34%) IPTV
5 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.56%) Online Games
5 2 (1.56%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) EFT
6 1 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.47%) Linux
2 23 (17.97%) UNIX
3 20 (15.63%) Windows
4 17 (13.28%) CentOS
5 9 (7.03%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.91%) Android
6 5 (3.91%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.78%) Solaris
7 1 (0.78%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (45.31%) Scrum
3 41 (32.03%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (32.03%) BDD
4 39 (30.47%) TDD
5 31 (24.22%) Test Automation
6 28 (21.88%) Performance Testing
7 24 (18.75%) DevOps
8 19 (14.84%) Unit Testing
9 16 (12.50%) Open Source
10 14 (10.94%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.16%) Test Scripting
11 13 (10.16%) Load Testing
12 10 (7.81%) Load Balancing
12 10 (7.81%) ITIL
12 10 (7.81%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.03%) Validation
13 9 (7.03%) Release Management
13 9 (7.03%) OWASP
14 8 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (61.72%) Java
2 40 (31.25%) SQL
3 36 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 24 (18.75%) Ruby
5 22 (17.19%) Python
6 20 (15.63%) PHP
7 15 (11.72%) Bash Shell
8 14 (10.94%) C#
9 9 (7.03%) Groovy
10 7 (5.47%) Perl
11 4 (3.13%) XPath
11 4 (3.13%) Scala
12 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.34%) VB
12 3 (2.34%) VBA
13 1 (0.78%) XQuery
13 1 (0.78%) AspectJ
13 1 (0.78%) C++
13 1 (0.78%) C
13 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.81%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.03%) Degree
5 7 (5.47%) ISEB
6 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.78%) HND
7 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.09%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) WAI
3 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) Varnish
2 11 (8.59%) vCloud
3 10 (7.81%) Docker
4 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (15.63%) Puppet
2 16 (12.50%) Ansible
3 15 (11.72%) Salt
3 15 (11.72%) Rundeck
4 11 (8.59%) logstash
5 10 (7.81%) Kibana
6 9 (7.03%) Vagrant
7 8 (6.25%) ZABBIX
7 8 (6.25%) HAProxy
7 8 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
8 7 (5.47%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (3.13%) Graphite
11 2 (1.56%) yum
11 2 (1.56%) nmon
12 1 (0.78%) StatsD
12 1 (0.78%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 25 (19.53%) Oracle
2 17 (13.28%) Red Hat
3 16 (12.50%) VMware
4 9 (7.03%) F5
5 7 (5.47%) Splunk
6 6 (4.69%) SOASTA, Inc
6 6 (4.69%) HP
7 5 (3.91%) Pega
8 4 (3.13%) Google
8 4 (3.13%) Twitter
9 3 (2.34%) AppDynamics
9 3 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.56%) Remedy
10 2 (1.56%) IBM
10 2 (1.56%) CollabNet
10 2 (1.56%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.78%) New Relic
11 1 (0.78%) DataCash
11 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Talent International
Rate: £290.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago