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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 128 132 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Contract jobs citing JMeter 12 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.23% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.21% 1.54% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 9
Median daily rate £370 £406 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £371 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £441 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
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
544 456 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.64% 15.25% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 309 170
Median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +188.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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
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 30 July 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 +9 9 £313 -13.79% 1
South Yorkshire -3 3 £400 -11.11%
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Ruby
4 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
5 6 (37.50%) Scala
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
6 5 (31.25%) IBM
6 5 (31.25%) SilkPerformer
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) Maven
6 5 (31.25%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) New Relic
6 5 (31.25%) VisualVM
6 5 (31.25%) YourKit
6 5 (31.25%) AppDynamics
6 5 (31.25%) Dynatrace
6 5 (31.25%) Gatling
7 4 (25.00%) The Grinder
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (25.00%) Selenium
7 4 (25.00%) VBScript

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) Jetty
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
2 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
2 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
3 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (31.25%) Gatling
4 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 5 (31.25%) Maven
4 5 (31.25%) SilkPerformer
4 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
4 5 (31.25%) VisualVM
4 5 (31.25%) YourKit
5 4 (25.00%) Selenium
5 4 (25.00%) The Grinder
6 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.25%) Hudson
7 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
7 1 (6.25%) Liquibase
7 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
7 1 (6.25%) Xdebug
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Test Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) Behat
4 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) API Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Ruby
4 6 (37.50%) Scala
5 5 (31.25%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (25.00%) VBA
6 4 (25.00%) VBScript
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
8 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (6.25%) C
8 1 (6.25%) Perl
8 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) HP ASE
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) AppDynamics
2 5 (31.25%) Dynatrace
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) New Relic
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel
4 1 (6.25%) VMware