Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 94 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +104
Contract jobs citing JMeter 8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.43% 0.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 3.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Bristol median daily rate £403 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.17% - -
South West median daily rate £375 £388 £413
% change year-on-year -3.23% -6.06% +13.79%
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 305 262 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.23% 16.27% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 159 129
Bristol median daily rate £400 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.69% -9.38%
10th Percentile £305 £267 £281
90th Percentile £575 £500 £452
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 16
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £41.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +6.99% -13.42%
10th Percentile £37.50 £38.00 £30.75
90th Percentile £42.50 £50.25 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% -7.06% +6.25%

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 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
5 4 (50.00%) Scala
5 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
5 4 (50.00%) Gatling
5 4 (50.00%) The Grinder
5 4 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Kanban
6 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) JIRA
6 3 (37.50%) JUnit
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) NUnit
7 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (25.00%) API Testing

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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Gatling
3 4 (50.00%) The Grinder
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (12.50%) Ant
6 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Gradle
6 1 (12.50%) Maven
6 1 (12.50%) TestNG
6 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) API Testing
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
7 1 (12.50%) Microservices
7 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ATG
1 1 (12.50%) hybris