The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 67 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% - 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% - 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
JMeter
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 105 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.84% 12.38% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 43
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £310 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Reading

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) OpenLayers
3 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) GIS
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) C#

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) EJB
2 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) OpenLayers
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP