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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 340 340 376
Rank change year-on-year
0 +36
Contract jobs citing JMeter 63 55 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.24% 0.091%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.10% 1.78% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
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
2994 3096 2707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.51% 13.68% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2106 2300 1990
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -20.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.60 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 15 £380 +8.57% 6
Croydon - 9 £431 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (64.17%) Java
3 71 (59.17%) Selenium
4 60 (50.00%) Scrum
5 43 (35.83%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (35.00%) SQL
7 37 (30.83%) TDD
8 36 (30.00%) Web Services
8 36 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 35 (29.17%) QA
9 35 (29.17%) BDD
9 35 (29.17%) Jenkins
10 34 (28.33%) Linux
11 30 (25.00%) Maven
12 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
13 25 (20.83%) Finance
13 25 (20.83%) JIRA
13 25 (20.83%) DevOps
14 24 (20.00%) Performance Testing
15 23 (19.17%) HTML
15 23 (19.17%) Oracle
16 22 (18.33%) CSS
16 22 (18.33%) Security Cleared
17 20 (16.67%) HTML5
17 20 (16.67%) SOAP
17 20 (16.67%) PHP
17 20 (16.67%) Apache
18 18 (15.00%) Windows
18 18 (15.00%) LoadRunner
18 18 (15.00%) MySQL

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (16.67%) Apache
2 18 (15.00%) Node.js
3 14 (11.67%) Confluence
4 13 (10.83%) IIS
5 12 (10.00%) Alfresco
6 10 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 10 (8.33%) WildFly
7 9 (7.50%) Mule ESB
7 9 (7.50%) Drupal
7 9 (7.50%) JBoss
8 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (6.67%) Mule
8 8 (6.67%) nginx
8 8 (6.67%) WebSphere
9 7 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
10 5 (4.17%) Jetty
11 4 (3.33%) iPlanet
11 4 (3.33%) GlassFish
11 4 (3.33%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) RMDS
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.17%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (6.67%) BIG-IP
3 5 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (4.17%) HTTP
4 4 (3.33%) Firewall
4 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.33%) VPN
5 3 (2.50%) DMZ
5 3 (2.50%) DNS
5 3 (2.50%) Internet
6 2 (1.67%) AMQP
6 2 (1.67%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.83%) ATM
7 1 (0.83%) Broadband
7 1 (0.83%) GSM
7 1 (0.83%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.00%) MySQL
2 15 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.67%) Redis
4 13 (10.83%) SQL Server
5 10 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (3.33%) Infinispan
7 4 (3.33%) Riak
8 3 (2.50%) DB2
9 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.83%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.83%) Big Data
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 71 (59.17%) Selenium
2 35 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 30 (25.00%) Maven
4 25 (20.83%) JIRA
5 18 (15.00%) LoadRunner
5 18 (15.00%) JUnit
6 17 (14.17%) Gradle
6 17 (14.17%) WebDriver
6 17 (14.17%) Git (software)
7 16 (13.33%) Artifactory
8 15 (12.50%) Cucumber
9 14 (11.67%) SonarQube
10 13 (10.83%) Gerrit
10 13 (10.83%) Behat
11 11 (9.17%) NeoLoad
11 11 (9.17%) Subversion
12 10 (8.33%) SoapUI
13 9 (7.50%) WebLOAD
13 9 (7.50%) TestNG
14 8 (6.67%) Introscope
General
1 25 (20.83%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.17%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (24.17%) Developer
2 25 (20.83%) Tester
3 15 (12.50%) Performance Tester
4 13 (10.83%) Test Leader
5 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Drupal Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 7 (5.83%) Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.00%) AWS Developer
10 5 (4.17%) QA Leader
10 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.33%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.00%) Web Services
2 23 (19.17%) HTML
3 22 (18.33%) CSS
4 20 (16.67%) HTML5
4 20 (16.67%) SOAP
5 18 (15.00%) .NET
5 18 (15.00%) REST
5 18 (15.00%) CSS3
6 17 (14.17%) jQuery
7 16 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 16 (13.33%) Gherkin
8 15 (12.50%) XML
9 14 (11.67%) LAMP
10 13 (10.83%) JSON
11 12 (10.00%) RESTful
11 12 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (9.17%) Java EE
13 10 (8.33%) Middleware
14 9 (7.50%) Drush
14 9 (7.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Open Source
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.17%) User Experience
3 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.33%) W3C
4 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.50%) Online Games
5 3 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.67%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.67%) IPTV
7 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.33%) Linux
2 18 (15.00%) Windows
3 15 (12.50%) CentOS
3 15 (12.50%) UNIX
4 8 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.33%) Android
5 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.00%) Scrum
3 43 (35.83%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (30.83%) TDD
5 36 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 35 (29.17%) BDD
7 25 (20.83%) DevOps
8 24 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 14 (11.67%) Unit Testing
10 13 (10.83%) Test Scripting
11 12 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 11 (9.17%) Load Testing
13 10 (8.33%) ITIL
13 10 (8.33%) Load Balancing
14 9 (7.50%) OWASP
14 9 (7.50%) Configuration Management
15 8 (6.67%) Risk Management
15 8 (6.67%) Project Management
15 8 (6.67%) SOA
15 8 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (64.17%) Java
2 42 (35.00%) SQL
3 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.67%) PHP
5 15 (12.50%) Python
6 14 (11.67%) C#
6 14 (11.67%) Ruby
7 13 (10.83%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.00%) Perl
9 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.33%) VB
10 2 (1.67%) VBScript
10 2 (1.67%) Groovy
11 1 (0.83%) XPath
11 1 (0.83%) Scala
11 1 (0.83%) C
11 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 8 (6.67%) Degree
3 4 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (29.17%) QA
2 5 (4.17%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (10.83%) Varnish
2 9 (7.50%) vCloud
3 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.33%) Squid
4 4 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) Puppet
2 15 (12.50%) Ansible
3 14 (11.67%) Salt
3 14 (11.67%) Rundeck
4 9 (7.50%) Vagrant
4 9 (7.50%) Kibana
4 9 (7.50%) logstash
5 8 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (5.83%) HAProxy
6 7 (5.83%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.67%) yum
8 2 (1.67%) nmon
9 1 (0.83%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) Oracle
2 15 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (9.17%) VMware
4 8 (6.67%) F5
5 7 (5.83%) Splunk
6 5 (4.17%) Pega
6 5 (4.17%) HP
7 4 (3.33%) Twitter
8 3 (2.50%) Google
9 2 (1.67%) Remedy
9 2 (1.67%) IBM
9 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.67%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.83%) SOASTA, Inc
10 1 (0.83%) New Relic
10 1 (0.83%) DataCash
10 1 (0.83%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.83%) CollabNet
10 1 (0.83%) Terracotta
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