The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 85 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing JMeter 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.24% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% 1.57% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
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£550 £240 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+129.16% -38.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
JMeter
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
177 191 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 13.81% 15.09% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 119 85
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 24
Average hourly rate £13.50 £59.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.31% +58.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

JMeter
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

JMeter Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Leatherhead - 2 £550 -
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
JMeter
South East

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) HP
3 15 (78.95%) LoadRunner
4 12 (63.16%) Apache
5 10 (52.63%) Load Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Functional Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) UNIX
9 4 (21.05%) Perl
9 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (21.05%) XML Messaging
10 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
11 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (10.53%) VoltDB
11 2 (10.53%) SOAP
11 2 (10.53%) MySQL
11 2 (10.53%) Java
11 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 2 (10.53%) SOA
11 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
11 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
11 2 (10.53%) Selenium

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (63.16%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) VoltDB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) LoadRunner
2 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Tester
1 10 (52.63%) Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Test Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) XML Messaging
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Load Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Functional Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) OWASP
5 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Red Gate