The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 233 254 215
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -39
Contract jobs citing JMeter 28 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.16% 1.47% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 24
Median daily rate £413 £430 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +18.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £328 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1299 1226 1036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.81% 12.42% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 755 615
Median daily rate £413 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 24
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +12.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JMeter
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the South East region.

JMeter Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +24 14 £425 +10.96%
East Sussex - 8 £344 - 1
Berkshire +12 4 £425 +21.42%
Buckinghamshire +24 2 £463 +7.55%
West Sussex -3 1 - -
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JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 58 (87.88%) Java
2 49 (74.24%) Selenium
3 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (60.61%) JUnit
5 35 (53.03%) Spring
5 35 (53.03%) SoapUI
5 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
6 34 (51.52%) Cucumber
7 33 (50.00%) Java EE
8 32 (48.48%) Functional Testing
9 31 (46.97%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (46.97%) Hibernate
9 31 (46.97%) Web Services
10 30 (45.45%) Gradle
11 28 (42.42%) BDD
11 28 (42.42%) Maven
11 28 (42.42%) Performance Testing
12 24 (36.36%) Oracle
13 23 (34.85%) JBoss
13 23 (34.85%) Regression Testing
13 23 (34.85%) JIRA
13 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
13 23 (34.85%) Test Automation
14 22 (33.33%) User Stories
14 22 (33.33%) Finance
14 22 (33.33%) SQL
15 21 (31.82%) Groovy
16 20 (30.30%) Hudson
16 20 (30.30%) XML
16 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (34.85%) JBoss
2 16 (24.24%) Confluence
2 16 (24.24%) IIS
3 14 (21.21%) Apache
4 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Force.com
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) VoltDB
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
5 2 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) GIS
6 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.52%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (74.24%) Selenium
2 40 (60.61%) JUnit
3 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
3 35 (53.03%) SoapUI
4 34 (51.52%) Cucumber
5 30 (45.45%) Gradle
6 28 (42.42%) Maven
7 23 (34.85%) JIRA
8 20 (30.30%) Hudson
9 19 (28.79%) Subversion
9 19 (28.79%) WebDriver
10 17 (25.76%) Ant
11 16 (24.24%) jMock
12 13 (19.70%) Eclipse
13 12 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (18.18%) JBehave
14 11 (16.67%) LoadRunner
15 9 (13.64%) Artifactory
16 6 (9.09%) HP UFT
17 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Local Government
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 36 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 18 (27.27%) Developer in Test
4 16 (24.24%) Analyst
4 16 (24.24%) Test Analyst
5 13 (19.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (15.15%) QA Engineer
7 9 (13.64%) Tester
8 8 (12.12%) Test Automation Developer
9 7 (10.61%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (10.61%) Java Analyst Developer
9 7 (10.61%) Test Engineer
10 6 (9.09%) Automation Tester
10 6 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
11 5 (7.58%) Java Engineer
11 5 (7.58%) QA Automation Analyst
11 5 (7.58%) QA Automation Engineer
11 5 (7.58%) QA Test Analyst
11 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) Spring
2 33 (50.00%) Java EE
3 31 (46.97%) Hibernate
3 31 (46.97%) Web Services
4 20 (30.30%) XML
5 17 (25.76%) JMS
5 17 (25.76%) REST
6 16 (24.24%) Ajax
6 16 (24.24%) WebSphere MQ
7 15 (22.73%) SOAP
8 14 (21.21%) JSON
9 13 (19.70%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (19.70%) Apache Camel
10 9 (13.64%) Spring Boot
11 5 (7.58%) .NET
11 5 (7.58%) CSS
11 5 (7.58%) HTML
12 4 (6.06%) JPA
12 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
12 4 (6.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
1 17 (25.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) Unix
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Functional Testing
3 31 (46.97%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (42.42%) BDD
4 28 (42.42%) Performance Testing
5 23 (34.85%) Regression Testing
5 23 (34.85%) Test Automation
6 22 (33.33%) User Stories
7 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing
8 19 (28.79%) Integration Testing
8 19 (28.79%) TDD
9 18 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (25.76%) Compatibility Testing
10 17 (25.76%) System Integration Testing
11 16 (24.24%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (19.70%) Load Testing
12 13 (19.70%) MVC
13 8 (12.12%) Scrum
14 7 (10.61%) Automation Testing
15 6 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (87.88%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) SQL
3 21 (31.82%) Groovy
4 8 (12.12%) C#
5 7 (10.61%) Python
6 6 (9.09%) C++
6 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.55%) Apex Code
7 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.55%) VBScript
8 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.79%) ISEB
3 17 (25.76%) Degree
4 16 (24.24%) ISTQB
5 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.79%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) Grafana
2 1 (1.52%) Graphite
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Oracle
2 16 (24.24%) Atlassian
2 16 (24.24%) Rally
3 12 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.03%) IBM
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.52%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.52%) SAP
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