Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 107 128
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21 -12
Contract jobs citing JMeter 10 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.97% 2.30% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £365 £463 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.08% +7.56% +1.18%
10th Percentile £291 £429 £414
90th Percentile £439 £486 £445
South East median daily rate £389 £400 £430
% change year-on-year -2.81% -6.98% +13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 507 174 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.41% 10.00% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 82 102
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +3.93% -3.05%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £263
90th Percentile £547 £494 £463
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £31.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% +44.58% -26.76%
10th Percentile £26.00 £27.50 £17.49
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £43.66
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -19 7 £330 -28.65%
JMeter
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Gatling
3 7 (70.00%) Taurus
3 7 (70.00%) BlazeMeter
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Workflow
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Data Entry
4 6 (60.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (50.00%) ETL
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (50.00%) Big Data
6 4 (40.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) BlazeMeter
2 3 (30.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
1 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Gatling
2 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
1 9 (90.00%) Test Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Test Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Workflow
4 6 (60.00%) Data Entry
5 5 (50.00%) ETL
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (40.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
8 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft