Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Apache JMeter
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 126 134
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -29
Contract jobs citing JMeter 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.047% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £317 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.21% +5.60% +9.09%
10th Percentile £369 £317 £288
90th Percentile £546 £317 £313
Scotland median daily rate £375 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% +9.09%
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 458 368 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.53% 17.35% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 210 212
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.27% -3.67%
10th Percentile £273 £262 £263
90th Percentile £550 £489 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.93% +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +6.26%

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 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (16.67%) npm
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Hadoop

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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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) MTS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Log4j
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle