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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 62 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.83% 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.29% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
68 61 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.03% 7.87% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 53
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £320 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -3.33%

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 2 September 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 (80.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (30.00%) PhantomJS
6 3 (30.00%) Line Management
6 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) VBScript
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (30.00%) PhantomJS
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (10.00%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) DTV
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) RUP
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM