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 27 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JMeter 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

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 129 96 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 15.14% 11.31% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 69 110
Median daily rate £372 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +12.99%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
3 5 (62.50%) Retail Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) ATG
5 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) hybris
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) API Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Gradle
6 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) Maven
6 2 (25.00%) Ant

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium IDE
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) Ant
4 2 (25.00%) Gradle
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
1 5 (62.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) API Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) SDET
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ATG
1 3 (37.50%) hybris