Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 111 135
Rank change year-on-year +16 +24 -28
Contract jobs citing JMeter 15 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.79% 0.73% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.75% 3.93% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £455 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £396 £348 £375
90th Percentile £613 £521 £584
Scotland median daily rate £450 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +16.13% -8.82% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 316 484 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.65% 18.66% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 277 285
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £613 £580 £600
Scotland median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £51.50 £44.14 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.69% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £44.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -2.27% +40.80% -3.85%

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) BDD
4 7 (46.67%) Public Sector
5 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 6 (40.00%) Python
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) DB2
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 5 (33.33%) QA
6 5 (33.33%) Gherkin
6 5 (33.33%) Postman
7 4 (26.67%) Microservices
7 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
7 4 (26.67%) Gatling
7 4 (26.67%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (26.67%) REST
7 4 (26.67%) OpenShift
7 4 (26.67%) Kanban
7 4 (26.67%) Software Testing

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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 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) OpenShift
2 3 (20.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) DB2
2 3 (20.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) Postman
3 4 (26.67%) Gatling
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (20.00%) Introscope
5 1 (6.67%) REST Assured
5 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (46.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Coach
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) Microservices
4 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (26.67%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (20.00%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.67%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) AppDynamics