The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 83 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing JMeter 27 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.34% 0.41% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.28% 3.10% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 5
Average daily rate £485 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.09% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £460 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JMeter
Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
371 226 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.40% 13.08% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 164 107
Average daily rate £425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +5 26 £485 +46.96% 5
JMeter
Yorkshire

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 30 (63.83%) Selenium
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
3 23 (48.94%) LoadRunner
3 23 (48.94%) Cucumber
3 23 (48.94%) Non-Functional Testing
4 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (34.04%) Ruby
5 16 (34.04%) JIRA
6 15 (31.91%) Python
6 15 (31.91%) C#
6 15 (31.91%) Java
6 15 (31.91%) .NET
7 14 (29.79%) SQL
7 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
8 13 (27.66%) Functional Testing
8 13 (27.66%) XML
8 13 (27.66%) IBM
9 12 (25.53%) QA
9 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
9 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
10 10 (21.28%) HP UFT
10 10 (21.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (21.28%) Windows
10 10 (21.28%) Linux
10 10 (21.28%) Mac OS X
10 10 (21.28%) SNMP
10 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
10 10 (21.28%) PKI
10 10 (21.28%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (21.28%) Confluence

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (21.28%) Confluence
2 7 (14.89%) JBoss
2 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.89%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) SNMP
2 7 (14.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (63.83%) Selenium
2 23 (48.94%) Cucumber
2 23 (48.94%) LoadRunner
3 16 (34.04%) JIRA
4 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
5 10 (21.28%) HP UFT
6 7 (14.89%) JUnit
6 7 (14.89%) Liquibase
7 6 (12.77%) Gatling
7 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
7 6 (12.77%) Maven
7 6 (12.77%) SilkPerformer
7 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
7 6 (12.77%) The Grinder
7 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
7 6 (12.77%) VisualVM
7 6 (12.77%) YourKit
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Analyst
1 17 (36.17%) Test Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Performance Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Performance Test Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Tester
4 9 (19.15%) Test Leader
5 8 (17.02%) Test Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Developer
6 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce Developer
6 7 (14.89%) WebSphere Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Performance Test Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) QA Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) QA Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Test Manager
8 5 (10.64%) Automation Tester
9 3 (6.38%) Automation Specialist
9 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) XML
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) J2EE
4 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
4 6 (12.77%) Spring
5 3 (6.38%) CSS
5 3 (6.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) PKI
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) CESG
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
1 10 (21.28%) Mac OS X
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Non-Functional Testing
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Functional Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
5 10 (21.28%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
7 7 (14.89%) DevOps
7 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
7 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Line Management
10 4 (8.51%) Load Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (8.51%) Stress Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Test Planning
10 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) Ruby
3 15 (31.91%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) Java
3 15 (31.91%) Python
4 14 (29.79%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) C
5 9 (19.15%) Perl
5 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.77%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (12.77%) Scala
6 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.77%) VBA
6 6 (12.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.13%) GPG13
3 1 (2.13%) WAI
3 1 (2.13%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) IBM
2 9 (19.15%) HP
3 7 (14.89%) ATG
3 7 (14.89%) BEA
3 7 (14.89%) hybris
4 6 (12.77%) AppDynamics
4 6 (12.77%) Dynatrace
4 6 (12.77%) New Relic
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 6 (12.77%) VMware
5 4 (8.51%) Remedy