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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 77 98 99
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing JMeter 23 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.58% 0.79% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.04% 4.31% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 2
Median daily rate £460 £463 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% +17.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £518 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £415 £395
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
286 348 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.63% 18.29% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 233 165
Median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +10 22 £470 +1.62% 1
JMeter
Yorkshire

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Java
3 22 (61.11%) Performance Testing
4 21 (58.33%) Selenium
5 15 (41.67%) JIRA
6 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (36.11%) Linux
6 13 (36.11%) Apache
7 12 (33.33%) PHP
7 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 9 (25.00%) Open Source
8 9 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
8 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 9 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (25.00%) Scrum
8 9 (25.00%) Splunk
8 9 (25.00%) Redis
8 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 9 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
9 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
10 7 (19.44%) Confluence
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
10 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (19.44%) Nagios
10 7 (19.44%) LoadRunner
10 7 (19.44%) Docker

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 13 (36.11%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (19.44%) Confluence
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.78%) Temenos T24
1 1 (2.78%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (25.00%) Redis
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Selenium
2 15 (41.67%) JIRA
3 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (19.44%) LoadRunner
6 5 (13.89%) Gatling
6 5 (13.89%) JUnit
6 5 (13.89%) Maven
6 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
7 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 4 (11.11%) HP UFT
7 4 (11.11%) Hudson
8 3 (8.33%) git-flow
8 3 (8.33%) IntelliJ
9 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
9 2 (5.56%) Mockito
9 2 (5.56%) Subversion
9 2 (5.56%) TestNG
9 2 (5.56%) WATIR
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) German Language
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Tester
2 11 (30.56%) Automation Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Games Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) REST
2 6 (16.67%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 3 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 3 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) Symfony
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) Google Maps API
6 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) JSP
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) NHS
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) Performance Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Open Source
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
4 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) API Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (13.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (11.11%) Security Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Test Management
8 3 (8.33%) DevOps
8 3 (8.33%) Microservices
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) PHP
4 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
5 4 (11.11%) Scala
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Splunk
2 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.78%) Calypso
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.78%) Temenos