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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
England / Yorkshire
Rank 110 102 123
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Contract jobs citing JMeter 18 34 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.20% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.89% 7.11% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 6
Median daily rate £500 £480 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +46.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £344 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £518 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £405 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.17% +11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
368 478 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.73% 16.87% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 285 185
Median daily rate £410 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -1 18 £500 +3.09% 6
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 26 (76.47%) Performance Testing
4 20 (58.82%) Selenium
5 14 (41.18%) Scrum
6 13 (38.24%) Automation Testing
7 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (35.29%) PHP
7 12 (35.29%) Linux
7 12 (35.29%) Apache
7 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
8 10 (29.41%) JIRA
8 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
9 9 (26.47%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
9 9 (26.47%) JUnit
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (26.47%) Security Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Redis
9 9 (26.47%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
11 7 (20.59%) Splunk
11 7 (20.59%) Docker
11 7 (20.59%) Open Source
11 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
11 7 (20.59%) LoadRunner

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 12 (35.29%) Apache
2 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.76%) Confluence
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.94%) Temenos T24
1 1 (2.94%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (26.47%) Redis
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Selenium
2 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 10 (29.41%) JIRA
3 9 (26.47%) JUnit
4 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 7 (20.59%) LoadRunner
6 4 (11.76%) Maven
6 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
7 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
7 3 (8.82%) Gatling
7 3 (8.82%) git-flow
7 3 (8.82%) IntelliJ
8 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
8 2 (5.88%) Hudson
8 2 (5.88%) Mockito
8 2 (5.88%) Subversion
8 2 (5.88%) TestNG
8 2 (5.88%) WATIR
9 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Tester
2 12 (35.29%) Automation Tester
3 10 (29.41%) Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Java Automation Tester
4 8 (23.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 8 (23.53%) Selenium Tester
5 7 (20.59%) Architect
5 7 (20.59%) Developer in Test
5 7 (20.59%) Test Automation Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Technical Architect
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Tester
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Tester
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.94%) Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) Spring
3 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (8.82%) REST
3 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) Symfony
4 2 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) NHS
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) Performance Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 13 (38.24%) Automation Testing
5 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
6 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (26.47%) Security Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
7 7 (20.59%) Open Source
8 6 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.76%) API Testing
9 4 (11.76%) BDD
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (11.76%) Kanban
9 4 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.82%) Microservices
10 3 (8.82%) Test Management
10 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
10 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) PHP
3 6 (17.65%) Ruby
4 5 (14.71%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) Scala
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Splunk
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.94%) Calypso
5 1 (2.94%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.94%) Siebel
5 1 (2.94%) Temenos