Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for JMeter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JMeter over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache JMeter
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 160 174
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 +8
Contract jobs citing JMeter 15 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.26% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.02% 2.50% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Berkshire median daily rate £403 £410 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.83% +41.38% -33.71%
10th Percentile £310 £344 £242
90th Percentile £453 £492 £338
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £428
% change year-on-year -3.13% -6.43% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

JMeter is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 497 440 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.28% 10.34% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 262 239
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £483
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.88 £45.50 £24.80
90th Percentile £50.25 £172.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JMeter in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 10 £320 -22.42%
Bracknell +3 2 £450 -
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South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) LoadRunner
2 7 (46.67%) Bitbucket
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
5 4 (26.67%) FTP
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (26.67%) AppDynamics
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) WebDriver

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) FTP
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Bitbucket
1 7 (46.67%) LoadRunner
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Ant
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (13.33%) eggPlant
4 2 (13.33%) Gatling
4 2 (13.33%) Gradle
4 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 2 (13.33%) NeoLoad
4 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Performance Tester
1 9 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer in Test
3 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) React
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Groovy
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Fortify
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) AppDynamics
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Sun