The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 65 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.69% 0.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.57% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £310 £288
% change year-on-year
+10.88% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
70 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.09% 4.44% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 19 32
Average daily rate £400 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JMeter across the Milton Keynes region.

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) VBScript
5 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) System Testing
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (12.50%) V-Model
7 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Line Management
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) V-Model
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) RUP
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP