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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 101 102 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing JMeter 15 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 1.07% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 5.50% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £313 £350 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -24.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £344 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £355 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
318 436 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.97% 19.51% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 289 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
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 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 15 £313 -10.39% 1
JMeter
Yorkshire

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 17 (65.38%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Selenium
3 14 (53.85%) Performance Testing
4 13 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
6 10 (38.46%) Ruby
6 10 (38.46%) Scrum
6 10 (38.46%) Automation Testing
7 9 (34.62%) JIRA
8 8 (30.77%) JUnit
8 8 (30.77%) SoapUI
8 8 (30.77%) Security Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
8 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
9 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (23.08%) Maven
10 6 (23.08%) IBM
10 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
10 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle
10 6 (23.08%) Scala
10 6 (23.08%) Gatling
11 5 (19.23%) AppDynamics
11 5 (19.23%) Dynatrace
11 5 (19.23%) YourKit
11 5 (19.23%) New Relic
11 5 (19.23%) VisualVM
11 5 (19.23%) AngularJS

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 1 (3.85%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (3.85%) Temenos T24
1 1 (3.85%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Selenium
2 13 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (46.15%) LoadRunner
4 9 (34.62%) JIRA
5 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 8 (30.77%) JUnit
5 8 (30.77%) SoapUI
6 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
7 6 (23.08%) Gatling
7 6 (23.08%) Maven
7 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 5 (19.23%) SilkPerformer
8 5 (19.23%) VisualVM
8 5 (19.23%) YourKit
9 4 (15.38%) The Grinder
10 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
10 2 (7.69%) Rational Performance Tester
10 2 (7.69%) Subversion
10 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
11 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Tester
2 9 (34.62%) Automation Tester
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Developer in Test
4 6 (23.08%) Java Automation Tester
4 6 (23.08%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 6 (23.08%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Tester
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) QA Tester
8 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
1 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
1 5 (19.23%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) Behat
4 1 (3.85%) Dropwizard
4 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Performance Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Security Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.69%) User Stories
9 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.85%) SOA
9 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) Ruby
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Scala
4 5 (19.23%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (19.23%) Python
5 4 (15.38%) VBA
5 4 (15.38%) VBScript
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) IBM
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) AppDynamics
2 5 (19.23%) Dynatrace
2 5 (19.23%) New Relic
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Calypso
4 1 (3.85%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Rally
4 1 (3.85%) Temenos