Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 91 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +106
Contract jobs citing JMeter 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 0.56% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 3.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Bristol median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South West median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.23%
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 256 262 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.01% 16.31% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 135 140
Bristol median daily rate £425 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% - -5.23%
10th Percentile £298 £277 £275
90th Percentile £540 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 23
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +4.71% +12.61%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.90 £31.80
90th Percentile £45.48 £52.70 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +13.67%

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Gatling
4 2 (28.57%) The Grinder
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Opsview
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (28.57%) AppDynamics
4 2 (28.57%) WebPagetest
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Confluence
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) NUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Gatling
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) NUnit
3 2 (28.57%) The Grinder
3 2 (28.57%) WebPagetest
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Lead DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Lead DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) AppDynamics
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle