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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 May 2022 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
England > East of England
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 124 110 125
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15 +35
Contract jobs citing JMeter 16 3 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.63% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.96% 1.08% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
10th Percentile £420 - £394
25th Percentile £485 - £434
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £474
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.01% +29.79%
75th Percentile £581 - £488
90th Percentile £591 - £506
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -2.86%

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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 404 278 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.03% 15.68% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 134 244
10th Percentile £341 £311 £325
25th Percentile £413 £390 £387
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £474 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.54% +5.28% -1.10%
75th Percentile £604 £550 £525
90th Percentile £675 £621 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 18
10th Percentile £42.50 £37.97 £22.30
25th Percentile £47.50 £42.50 £25.76
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £46.25
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.70% -2.63%
75th Percentile £57.00 £52.06 £55.00
90th Percentile £71.91 £56.50 £60.05
England median hourly rate £52.25 £49.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.09% +3.68% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JMeter in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for JMeter in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JMeter in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for JMeter in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex +6 13 £575 +27.78%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £500 -
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 13 (81.25%) JIRA
1 13 (81.25%) Confluence
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 12 (75.00%) CI/CD
2 12 (75.00%) Agile
3 11 (68.75%) Selenium
3 11 (68.75%) DevOps
4 10 (62.50%) Azure
4 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 10 (62.50%) REST
4 10 (62.50%) Java
4 10 (62.50%) SOAP
5 9 (56.25%) Scrum
5 9 (56.25%) Docker
6 8 (50.00%) AppDynamics
6 8 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 8 (50.00%) AWS
7 7 (43.75%) Open Source
7 7 (43.75%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (43.75%) Spring Batch
7 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (43.75%) JSON
7 7 (43.75%) Spring
7 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 7 (43.75%) HTTP
7 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
7 7 (43.75%) JMS
7 7 (43.75%) JUnit
7 7 (43.75%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (43.75%) Ansible

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (81.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Azure
2 8 (50.00%) AWS
3 3 (18.75%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
1 13 (81.25%) JIRA
2 11 (68.75%) Selenium
3 8 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (43.75%) JUnit
4 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) git-flow
6 3 (18.75%) Postman
7 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (6.25%) REST Assured
General
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Social Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (18.75%) OAT Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) OAT Test Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Tester
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) REST
1 10 (62.50%) SOAP
2 7 (43.75%) JMS
2 7 (43.75%) JSON
2 7 (43.75%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) Spring Batch
2 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) React
3 3 (18.75%) Redux
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) WireMock
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile
1 12 (75.00%) CI/CD
2 11 (68.75%) DevOps
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Deployment
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) Functional Programming
5 7 (43.75%) Open Source
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (18.75%) API Development
7 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Development
7 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) ES6
2 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) AppDynamics
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft