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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 89 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing JMeter 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 0.076% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 0.63% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
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£320 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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
182 159 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.07% 12.11% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 103 109
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £187 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -14.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
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 24 December 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
Chertsey - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - - 1
JMeter
South East

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) GWT

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
2 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Performance Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Tester
2 2 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) GWT
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle