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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 84 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing JMeter 8 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.60% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.60% 4.35% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 19
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£478 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.90% -19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £271 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
222 207 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.39% 13.70% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 151 157
Average daily rate £366 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 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
Leeds 0 5 £478 +96.90% 2
JMeter
Yorkshire

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 18 (72.00%) Apache
4 17 (68.00%) PHP
4 17 (68.00%) Open Source
5 16 (64.00%) OpenLDAP
5 16 (64.00%) Redis
5 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
5 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
5 16 (64.00%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (56.00%) Validation
7 9 (36.00%) Reference Data
7 9 (36.00%) Data Architecture
7 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
8 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (12.00%) HTTP
10 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) HTML
11 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.00%) J2EE
11 2 (8.00%) JUnit
11 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
11 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.00%) XML
11 2 (8.00%) NHS
11 2 (8.00%) GIS
11 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) Apache
2 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (64.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) NeoLoad
3 1 (4.00%) JProfiler
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Architect
1 15 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Tester
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
2 2 (8.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Open Source
2 9 (36.00%) Reference Data
3 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.00%) NHS
4 2 (8.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Validation
3 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (36.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) HP
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