The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JMeter 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.45% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £271 £294
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
JMeter
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.16% 11.56% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 35 34
Average daily rate £325 £300 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £398 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £11.15 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -79.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 9 £333 - 4
Cardiff - 5 £238 - 2
JMeter
Wales

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (82.76%) Java
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) Load Testing
2 23 (79.31%) Automation Testing
2 23 (79.31%) ISTQB
2 23 (79.31%) ISEB
3 22 (75.86%) SharePoint
3 22 (75.86%) JUnit
3 22 (75.86%) Software Testing
3 22 (75.86%) JIRA
3 22 (75.86%) Scrum
3 22 (75.86%) Test Management
3 22 (75.86%) Test Scripting
3 22 (75.86%) Kanban
3 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
3 22 (75.86%) Selenium
3 22 (75.86%) WebDriver
3 22 (75.86%) Open Source
4 21 (72.41%) TestNG
4 21 (72.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (72.41%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (72.41%) TortoiseSVN
4 21 (72.41%) Subversion
4 21 (72.41%) C#
4 21 (72.41%) Bugzilla
5 20 (68.97%) Ant
5 20 (68.97%) TDD
5 20 (68.97%) Maven
5 20 (68.97%) Jenkins
5 20 (68.97%) BDD

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (75.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) JUnit
1 22 (75.86%) JIRA
1 22 (75.86%) Selenium
1 22 (75.86%) WebDriver
2 21 (72.41%) TestNG
2 21 (72.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (72.41%) TortoiseSVN
2 21 (72.41%) Subversion
2 21 (72.41%) Bugzilla
3 20 (68.97%) Ant
3 20 (68.97%) Maven
3 20 (68.97%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.90%) LoadUI
5 2 (6.90%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.45%) RubyMine
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Tester
2 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) JPA
2 2 (6.90%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) JSF
2 2 (6.90%) Ajax
2 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) Open Source
2 17 (58.62%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.90%) iSeries
3 2 (6.90%) Statistics
3 2 (6.90%) AS400
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) Load Testing
2 23 (79.31%) Automation Testing
3 22 (75.86%) Software Testing
3 22 (75.86%) Scrum
3 22 (75.86%) Test Management
3 22 (75.86%) Test Scripting
3 22 (75.86%) Kanban
4 20 (68.97%) TDD
4 20 (68.97%) BDD
5 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.45%) Web Development
9 1 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) ISTQB
1 23 (79.31%) ISEB
2 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
3 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (72.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.90%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
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