The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 59 58
Contract jobs citing JMeter 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.71% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £419 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.98%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £375 £395
% change year-on-year -1.66% -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 91 117 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.95% 18.81% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 31
Median daily rate £310 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £319 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £488 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Median hourly rate £39.00 £38.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.64% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £19.00 £23.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £45.00 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Cambridgeshire

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer in Test
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB