Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 20 July 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 67 71
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -7
Contract jobs citing JMeter 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.64% 0.90% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 4.14% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £413 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -14.29% +75.00%
10th Percentile £386 £380 £463
90th Percentile £438 £438 £504
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £413 £481
% change year-on-year +3.03% -14.29% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 102 169 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 16.27% 21.64% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 113 76
Cambridge median daily rate £381 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £250 £267 £211
90th Percentile £505 £506 £450
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £369 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -1.67% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +164.71% -56.96%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +25.37% -15.19%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Cambridge

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Appium
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BrowserStack
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) SDET
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) WSO2
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) BrowserStack
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Appium
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDET
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) WSO2