Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 20 November 2018 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 107 106
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.52% 0.36% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.50% 2.00% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Bristol median daily rate £413 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +6.71% -
10th Percentile £309 £316 £385
90th Percentile £446 £509 £435
South West median daily rate £444 £433 £410
% change year-on-year +2.60% +5.49% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 440 350 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.85% 17.87% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 229 199
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £275
90th Percentile £518 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 11
Bristol median hourly rate £42.63 £40.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.56% -6.98% +4.88%
10th Percentile £33.63 £34.00 £33.25
90th Percentile £68.88 £47.15 £52.17
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.25
% change year-on-year +6.32% -2.60% +2.42%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Bristol

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Bristol

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
5 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
5 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) JUnit
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) NUnit
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (27.27%) Taurus
7 3 (27.27%) Fintech
8 2 (18.18%) Advertising
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) SDET
8 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) BrowserStack
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) JUnit
3 5 (45.45%) NUnit
3 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
3 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 1 (9.09%) Gatling
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) Test Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
2 3 (27.27%) Taurus
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SDET
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft