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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 235 241 228
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing JMeter 30 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.24% 2.69% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 22
Median daily rate £400 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £301 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £446 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1341 1263 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.59% 12.88% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 773 585
Median daily rate £420 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 28 28
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £23.94 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £50.00 £50.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +1 15 £414 -2.64% 1
East Sussex - 4 £347 - 2
Berkshire +9 3 £413 -
Surrey 0 3 £450 -
West Sussex -2 3 £310 +3.33%
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £463 +7.55% 2
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JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 59 (88.06%) Java
2 46 (68.66%) Selenium
3 41 (61.19%) JUnit
4 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (53.73%) Spring
6 32 (47.76%) Hibernate
6 32 (47.76%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (47.76%) Jenkins
7 31 (46.27%) Cucumber
8 30 (44.78%) SoapUI
8 30 (44.78%) Gradle
8 30 (44.78%) Java EE
9 29 (43.28%) Functional Testing
10 28 (41.79%) Web Services
11 26 (38.81%) Maven
12 25 (37.31%) JBoss
12 25 (37.31%) Oracle
12 25 (37.31%) BDD
13 24 (35.82%) Performance Testing
14 23 (34.33%) Test Automation
15 22 (32.84%) Subversion
16 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
17 20 (29.85%) User Stories
17 20 (29.85%) Regression Testing
17 20 (29.85%) JIRA
17 20 (29.85%) SQL
18 19 (28.36%) MVC
19 18 (26.87%) Finance
19 18 (26.87%) Groovy
20 17 (25.37%) Hudson

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 25 (37.31%) JBoss
2 16 (23.88%) Apache
3 13 (19.40%) Confluence
3 13 (19.40%) IIS
4 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Force.com
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) VoltDB
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.99%) GIS
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
6 1 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 46 (68.66%) Selenium
2 41 (61.19%) JUnit
3 32 (47.76%) Jenkins
4 31 (46.27%) Cucumber
5 30 (44.78%) Gradle
5 30 (44.78%) SoapUI
6 26 (38.81%) Maven
7 22 (32.84%) Subversion
8 20 (29.85%) JIRA
9 17 (25.37%) Hudson
10 16 (23.88%) WebDriver
11 15 (22.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (20.90%) Ant
13 13 (19.40%) jMock
14 12 (17.91%) Artifactory
14 12 (17.91%) Eclipse
14 12 (17.91%) JBehave
15 8 (11.94%) LoadRunner
16 6 (8.96%) HP UFT
16 6 (8.96%) Mockito
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Local Government
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 40 (59.70%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Developer in Test
4 13 (19.40%) Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Test Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) QA Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Tester
7 8 (11.94%) Test Automation Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Analyst Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Automation Tester
8 7 (10.45%) Java Analyst Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Test Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) QA Test Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (7.46%) Java Engineer
10 5 (7.46%) QA Automation Analyst
10 5 (7.46%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (53.73%) Spring
2 32 (47.76%) Hibernate
3 30 (44.78%) Java EE
4 28 (41.79%) Web Services
5 17 (25.37%) XML
6 16 (23.88%) ActiveMQ
6 16 (23.88%) Apache Camel
7 15 (22.39%) REST
8 14 (20.90%) JMS
9 13 (19.40%) Ajax
9 13 (19.40%) SOAP
9 13 (19.40%) WebSphere MQ
10 12 (17.91%) JSON
10 12 (17.91%) Spring Boot
11 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.96%) CSS
11 6 (8.96%) HTML
12 5 (7.46%) .NET
12 5 (7.46%) Spring MVC
13 4 (5.97%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (19.40%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.46%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 15 (22.39%) Unix
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (43.28%) Functional Testing
4 25 (37.31%) BDD
5 24 (35.82%) Performance Testing
6 23 (34.33%) Test Automation
7 20 (29.85%) Regression Testing
7 20 (29.85%) User Stories
8 19 (28.36%) MVC
9 17 (25.37%) Unit Testing
10 16 (23.88%) Integration Testing
10 16 (23.88%) TDD
11 15 (22.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (20.90%) Compatibility Testing
12 14 (20.90%) System Integration Testing
13 13 (19.40%) Domain-Driven Design
13 13 (19.40%) Load Testing
14 7 (10.45%) Automation Testing
14 7 (10.45%) Scrum
15 6 (8.96%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (88.06%) Java
2 20 (29.85%) SQL
3 18 (26.87%) Groovy
4 8 (11.94%) C#
5 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.96%) Python
7 4 (5.97%) C++
8 3 (4.48%) Apex Code
8 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.48%) VBScript
9 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.49%) Perl
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby
10 1 (1.49%) VBA
10 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) ISEB
3 14 (20.90%) Degree
4 13 (19.40%) ISTQB
5 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) Atlassian
2 13 (19.40%) Rally
3 12 (17.91%) HP
4 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.49%) SAP
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