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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
South West / Bristol
Rank 61 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JMeter 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.86% - 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.46% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £395
% change year-on-year - -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

JMeter is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 157 121 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 19.24% 13.37% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 78 96
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing JMeter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
1 9 (90.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) Retail
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Retail Banking
3 7 (70.00%) BDD
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium IDE
4 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Ant
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) ATG
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (20.00%) Gradle
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing

JMeter
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium IDE
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
1 7 (70.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) JSR 168
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) API Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) ATG
1 2 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle