Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +87
Contract jobs citing JMeter 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.57% 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.75% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Birmingham median daily rate £513 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £475 -
% change year-on-year -15.79% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 240 286 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.08% 18.79% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 188 69
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £269 £270 £263
90th Percentile £549 £505 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £25.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £15.10 - £16.25
90th Percentile £36.30 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.16%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Birmingham

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Birmingham

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Ansible
2 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) DataPower
2 5 (55.56%) TeamCity
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 5 (55.56%) Serena
2 5 (55.56%) Teradata
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) JBoss

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
1 5 (55.56%) JBoss
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) GitLab
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) TeamCity
3 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) LoadUI
5 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) DataPower
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 5 (55.56%) Release Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Graylog
1 5 (55.56%) logstash
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) Rundeck
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) CA
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Micro Focus
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Serena
1 5 (55.56%) Splunk
1 5 (55.56%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) HP