The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 117 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing JMeter 14 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.71% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.66% 5.63% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
382 320 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.95% 12.67% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 202 111
Average daily rate £350 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JMeter across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 12 £325 +8.33% 5
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) JUnit
4 8 (42.11%) J2EE
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) Ajax
4 8 (42.11%) Selenium
4 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Subversion
5 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
5 7 (36.84%) LoadRunner
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) Workflow
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
6 6 (31.58%) Smartcard
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 6 (31.58%) JRules
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 6 (31.58%) PHP
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) JPA
6 6 (31.58%) Drools
6 6 (31.58%) CentOS

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (31.58%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (31.58%) Pentaho
1 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JUnit
2 8 (42.11%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) Subversion
3 7 (36.84%) LoadRunner
4 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) QUnit
4 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
5 4 (21.05%) NeoLoad
5 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.26%) Ant
7 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
6 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) J2EE
2 8 (42.11%) Ajax
3 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
4 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (31.58%) JRules
4 6 (31.58%) JSON
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) JPA
4 6 (31.58%) Drools
4 6 (31.58%) REST
4 6 (31.58%) Mustache
4 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Smartcard
1 6 (31.58%) PKI
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
4 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
1 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
1 6 (31.58%) Splunk
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) BEA
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) hybris
3 1 (5.26%) ATG
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
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