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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 106 77 91
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Contract jobs citing JMeter 19 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.14% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.73% 8.80% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
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£350 £485 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.83% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
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
402 216 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.47% 12.93% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 133 148
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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
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 31 August 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - 10 £350 - 2
Leeds -33 8 £363 -25.25% 6
JMeter
Yorkshire

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (75.00%) XML
2 20 (71.43%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 15 (53.57%) VMware
4 15 (53.57%) Performance Testing
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (46.43%) C#
5 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 13 (46.43%) .NET
5 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
6 12 (42.86%) Web Services
7 11 (39.29%) SOA
7 11 (39.29%) Finance
7 11 (39.29%) Selenium
8 9 (32.14%) CSS
9 8 (28.57%) JUnit
9 8 (28.57%) J2EE
9 8 (28.57%) HTML
9 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 8 (28.57%) Load Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.00%) hybris
10 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 7 (25.00%) ATG
10 7 (25.00%) BEA
10 7 (25.00%) HTTP
10 7 (25.00%) IBM
10 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 7 (25.00%) JBoss

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (25.00%) JBoss
1 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) JUnit
3 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
4 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 4 (14.29%) NeoLoad
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
1 15 (53.57%) Test Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Performance Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Performance Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) OAT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) XML
2 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) Web Services
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) J2EE
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) Struts
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Performance Testing
2 11 (39.29%) SOA
3 8 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) User Stories
5 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) System Testing
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (71.43%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) hybris
2 7 (25.00%) IBM
2 7 (25.00%) BEA
2 7 (25.00%) ATG
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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