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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 330 352 352
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 78 63 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.46% 1.98% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 52 43
Average daily rate £475 £420 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +19.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3177 3183 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.00% 15.01% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2349 2405 2140
Average daily rate £475 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Croydon - 7 £400 - 1
City of London +22 5 £425 -10.47% 4
Osterley +3 2 £431 +2.67%
Harrow - 1 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 116 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (67.33%) Java
3 90 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 75 (50.00%) TDD
5 72 (48.00%) BDD
6 70 (46.67%) Web Services
7 69 (46.00%) Maven
8 68 (45.33%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (44.00%) Git (software)
9 66 (44.00%) Selenium
9 66 (44.00%) Cucumber
10 59 (39.33%) Scrum
10 59 (39.33%) Non-Functional Testing
11 58 (38.67%) JUnit
12 55 (36.67%) Spring
12 55 (36.67%) Ruby
13 53 (35.33%) Unix
13 53 (35.33%) REST
14 52 (34.67%) NoSQL
15 50 (33.33%) AngularJS
16 48 (32.00%) SOASTA, Inc
17 45 (30.00%) Tomcat
18 43 (28.67%) Gradle
18 43 (28.67%) Mockito
19 42 (28.00%) Python
19 42 (28.00%) Jetty
20 41 (27.33%) Docker
21 40 (26.67%) Pair Programming
21 40 (26.67%) SQL
22 39 (26.00%) Node.js

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 45 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 42 (28.00%) Jetty
3 39 (26.00%) Node.js
4 36 (24.00%) Apache
5 11 (7.33%) Confluence
5 11 (7.33%) JBoss
6 8 (5.33%) Mule
7 7 (4.67%) WebLogic
7 7 (4.67%) WebSphere
8 6 (4.00%) Alfresco
8 6 (4.00%) Mule ESB
8 6 (4.00%) nginx
8 6 (4.00%) WildFly
9 5 (3.33%) Apache TomEE
9 5 (3.33%) SharePoint Foundation
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.67%) CMS
11 1 (0.67%) Drupal
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 34 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (13.33%) GitHub
3 4 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.00%) HTTP
2 25 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.33%) Firewall
4 10 (6.67%) VPN
5 6 (4.00%) SMTP
6 5 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (2.00%) DMZ
8 2 (1.33%) DNS
8 2 (1.33%) IMAP
8 2 (1.33%) Internet
8 2 (1.33%) SNMP
9 1 (0.67%) IPsec
9 1 (0.67%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (34.67%) NoSQL
2 37 (24.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (12.67%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (9.33%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.67%) MySQL
6 7 (4.67%) Big Data
6 7 (4.67%) Neo4j
6 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (4.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.33%) Redis
9 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.33%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 90 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 69 (46.00%) Maven
3 66 (44.00%) Cucumber
3 66 (44.00%) Git (software)
3 66 (44.00%) Selenium
4 58 (38.67%) JUnit
5 43 (28.67%) Gradle
5 43 (28.67%) Mockito
6 37 (24.67%) Subversion
7 34 (22.67%) LoadRunner
8 30 (20.00%) JIRA
9 24 (16.00%) Gerrit
10 18 (12.00%) SoapUI
11 14 (9.33%) Eclipse
11 14 (9.33%) SonarQube
11 14 (9.33%) WebDriver
12 12 (8.00%) IntelliJ
13 11 (7.33%) Gatling
14 10 (6.67%) Artifactory
14 10 (6.67%) HP UFT
General
1 23 (15.33%) Finance
2 18 (12.00%) Banking
3 11 (7.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.67%) Marketing
5 4 (2.67%) Electronics
5 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.67%) Retail
6 3 (2.00%) Games
7 1 (0.67%) Law
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (53.33%) Developer
2 64 (42.67%) Java Developer
3 29 (19.33%) Tester
4 20 (13.33%) Agile Developer
5 19 (12.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 19 (12.67%) Analyst
6 16 (10.67%) Performance Tester
7 15 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 14 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (9.33%) Test Analyst
9 10 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 8 (5.33%) Senior Tester
11 7 (4.67%) Architect
11 7 (4.67%) Automation Tester
11 7 (4.67%) LoadRunner Tester
11 7 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Senior Test Analyst
12 6 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (46.67%) Web Services
2 55 (36.67%) Spring
3 53 (35.33%) REST
4 50 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 30 (20.00%) Guice
6 22 (14.67%) SOAP
7 20 (13.33%) Hibernate
8 19 (12.67%) JMS
9 17 (11.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (10.67%) Java EE
10 16 (10.67%) XML
11 13 (8.67%) HTML
11 13 (8.67%) XSD
12 11 (7.33%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (7.33%) CSS
12 11 (7.33%) jQuery
13 10 (6.67%) J2EE
14 9 (6.00%) JPA
14 9 (6.00%) LAMP
15 8 (5.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.00%) Tandem
3 3 (2.00%) W3C
4 2 (1.33%) Clustering
4 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.67%) Derivative
5 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.67%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 53 (35.33%) Unix
2 29 (19.33%) Linux
3 18 (12.00%) Windows
4 10 (6.67%) CentOS
5 6 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.00%) Solaris
7 2 (1.33%) Debian
8 1 (0.67%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (50.00%) TDD
3 72 (48.00%) BDD
4 68 (45.33%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (39.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 59 (39.33%) Scrum
6 40 (26.67%) Pair Programming
7 36 (24.00%) Unit Testing
8 35 (23.33%) Concurrent Programming
8 35 (23.33%) Multithreading
9 33 (22.00%) Software Engineering
10 32 (21.33%) Build Automation
10 32 (21.33%) Dependency Injection
11 31 (20.67%) Open Source
12 30 (20.00%) Performance Testing
13 25 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 25 (16.67%) SDLC
14 23 (15.33%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (14.00%) Test Automation
16 19 (12.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 101 (67.33%) Java
2 55 (36.67%) Ruby
3 42 (28.00%) Python
4 40 (26.67%) SQL
5 34 (22.67%) Groovy
6 30 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (8.67%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.33%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.00%) Perl
9 6 (4.00%) XPath
10 5 (3.33%) PHP
10 5 (3.33%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.00%) C#
11 3 (2.00%) C++
11 3 (2.00%) Scala
12 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.33%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.67%) ISEB
4 9 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.67%) Degree
7 2 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.67%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) SDET
3 3 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.00%) SLA
4 2 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (27.33%) Docker
2 14 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.33%) vCloud
4 3 (2.00%) Varnish
5 2 (1.33%) NFS
6 1 (0.67%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 26 (17.33%) Graphite
2 12 (8.00%) Puppet
3 8 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (4.67%) Ansible
4 7 (4.67%) logstash
4 7 (4.67%) Rundeck
4 7 (4.67%) Salt
5 6 (4.00%) Kibana
6 5 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.67%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.67%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.00%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.67%) Cacti
9 1 (0.67%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.67%) Nagios
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (32.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 22 (14.67%) VMware
3 12 (8.00%) Oracle
4 10 (6.67%) HP
4 10 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.67%) Citrix
6 6 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.00%) Twitter
7 5 (3.33%) ATG
7 5 (3.33%) hybris
7 5 (3.33%) IBM
7 5 (3.33%) SAP
8 4 (2.67%) Google
8 4 (2.67%) Rally
9 3 (2.00%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.00%) Rackspace
9 3 (2.00%) Sun
10 2 (1.33%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.67%) Black Duck
11 1 (0.67%) Sonatype
London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £205.66 - £209.26 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £331.94 - £339.15 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Intelletec
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago