The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 127 137 115
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing JMeter 12 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.35% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.24% 2.25% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Median daily rate £330 £330 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £308 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £346 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+222.22% -
JMeter
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
536 445 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.87% 15.63% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 307 222
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

JMeter
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

JMeter Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

JMeter
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JMeter across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

JMeter Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
West Yorkshire 0 11 £300 -9.09% 6
South Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 27 (84.38%) Cucumber
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 19 (59.38%) LoadRunner
3 19 (59.38%) Selenium
4 18 (56.25%) Ruby
4 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (56.25%) Python
5 17 (53.13%) JIRA
6 14 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
7 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
8 12 (37.50%) QA
9 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
9 11 (34.38%) SoapUI
10 10 (31.25%) Scala
10 10 (31.25%) IBM
11 9 (28.13%) C#
11 9 (28.13%) Oracle
11 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
11 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
11 9 (28.13%) Spring
11 9 (28.13%) Maven
11 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
11 9 (28.13%) SilkPerformer
11 9 (28.13%) CoffeeScript
11 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
11 9 (28.13%) New Relic
11 9 (28.13%) VisualVM
11 9 (28.13%) AppDynamics
11 9 (28.13%) YourKit

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) Jetty
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (84.38%) Cucumber
2 19 (59.38%) LoadRunner
2 19 (59.38%) Selenium
3 17 (53.13%) JIRA
4 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
5 11 (34.38%) SoapUI
6 9 (28.13%) Gatling
6 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
6 9 (28.13%) Maven
6 9 (28.13%) SilkPerformer
6 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
6 9 (28.13%) VisualVM
6 9 (28.13%) YourKit
7 8 (25.00%) HP UFT
7 8 (25.00%) The Grinder
8 6 (18.75%) Liquibase
9 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
10 2 (6.25%) JUnit
11 1 (3.13%) Hudson
11 1 (3.13%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Test Leader
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Test Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) QA Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Automation Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Test Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Tester
6 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Test Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Specialist
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
1 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
1 9 (28.13%) Spring
2 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) Ajax
5 1 (3.13%) Behat
5 1 (3.13%) Dropwizard
5 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
1 8 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Functional Testing
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.25%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 18 (56.25%) Python
3 18 (56.25%) Ruby
4 10 (31.25%) Scala
5 9 (28.13%) C#
5 9 (28.13%) CoffeeScript
6 8 (25.00%) C
6 8 (25.00%) Perl
6 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (25.00%) VBA
6 8 (25.00%) VBScript
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) IBM
2 9 (28.13%) AppDynamics
2 9 (28.13%) Dynatrace
2 9 (28.13%) New Relic
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 8 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) ATG
4 1 (3.13%) BEA
4 1 (3.13%) hybris
4 1 (3.13%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) VMware