Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 August 2019 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 123 109
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14 +28
Contract jobs citing JMeter 12 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.58% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 3.18% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -6.25% +38.89%
10th Percentile £375 £323 £375
90th Percentile £573 £485 £475
Scotland median daily rate £500 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% +30.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 400 534 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.86% 18.18% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 288 227
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +4.43% +7.48%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £272
90th Percentile £563 £613 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -19.34% -3.31%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £44.20
% change year-on-year - -20.81% +204.79%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Edinburgh

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Edinburgh

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) JIRA
3 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (66.67%) DB2
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (50.00%) QA
5 6 (50.00%) C#
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) REST
6 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (41.67%) Public Sector
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) IBM
8 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (25.00%) VBA
8 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
8 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
9 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (16.67%) JSON
9 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (58.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (8.33%) NuGet
1 1 (8.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (41.67%) Public Sector
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Test Management
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle