Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 28 February 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 247 248
Rank change year-on-year +60 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing JMeter 28 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.48% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.80% 2.00% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 21
Central London median daily rate £425 £468 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.20% +6.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £308 £351 £393
90th Percentile £497 £575 £538
London median daily rate £450 £475 £488
% change year-on-year -5.26% -2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London 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 Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,000 2,045 1,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.05% 22.86% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 1,537 1,455
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £400 £363
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Central London median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -46.15% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £24.00 £62.50
90th Percentile £61.62 £55.00 £71.12
London median hourly rate £48.85 £35.00 £41.96
% change year-on-year +39.57% -16.58% -10.73%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Central London

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Central London

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Central London over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Central London

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
City of London +52 19 £426 -8.93% 2
West End of London - 2 £456 -
City of Westminster - 2 £456 -
JMeter
London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 13 (46.43%) Selenium
5 12 (42.86%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) JUnit
5 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 11 (39.29%) HTML5
6 11 (39.29%) CSS
6 11 (39.29%) HTML
7 10 (35.71%) Web Services
7 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (32.14%) RESTful
8 9 (32.14%) GitHub
9 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
9 8 (28.57%) Azure
9 8 (28.57%) Mockito
9 8 (28.57%) Open Source
9 8 (28.57%) C#
9 8 (28.57%) JSON
10 7 (25.00%) JIRA
10 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 7 (25.00%) Spring
10 7 (25.00%) Maven
10 7 (25.00%) J2EE
10 7 (25.00%) XML
10 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 7 (25.00%) Ant
10 7 (25.00%) SOAP
10 7 (25.00%) HTTP

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.86%) Confluence
3 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) GitHub
2 8 (28.57%) Azure
3 3 (10.71%) BlazeMeter
4 2 (7.14%) AWS
5 1 (3.57%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Selenium
2 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 12 (42.86%) JUnit
3 8 (28.57%) Mockito
4 7 (25.00%) Ant
4 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.00%) git-flow
4 7 (25.00%) Gradle
4 7 (25.00%) JIRA
4 7 (25.00%) Maven
5 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
5 6 (21.43%) Postman
6 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.71%) REST Assured
7 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
8 2 (7.14%) Gatling
9 1 (3.57%) Appium
9 1 (3.57%) Charles Proxy
9 1 (3.57%) Protractor
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Automation Tester
4 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Developer in Test
5 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) CSS
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
1 11 (39.29%) HTML5
2 10 (35.71%) Web Services
3 9 (32.14%) RESTful
4 8 (28.57%) JSON
5 7 (25.00%) J2EE
5 7 (25.00%) SOAP
5 7 (25.00%) Spring
5 7 (25.00%) XML
6 6 (21.43%) RxJava
7 4 (14.29%) .NET
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.29%) D3.js
7 4 (14.29%) Gherkin
7 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 4 (14.29%) Mustache
8 2 (7.14%) Node.js
8 2 (7.14%) React
9 1 (3.57%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (21.43%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
4 5 (17.86%) User Experience
5 1 (3.57%) EPoS
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (28.57%) Open Source
5 7 (25.00%) API Development
5 7 (25.00%) SDLC
6 6 (21.43%) DevOps
6 6 (21.43%) Multithreaded Programming
6 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) Thought Leadership
6 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 6 (21.43%) Web Development
7 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
7 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Analytics
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 7 (25.00%) Kotlin
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) ES6
8 1 (3.57%) Groovy
8 1 (3.57%) Java 8
8 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian