Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 13 December 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
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.18% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Essex median daily rate £320 - -
East of England median daily rate £345 £363 £394
% change year-on-year -4.83% -7.94% +27.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 277 90 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.45% 10.61% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 63 110
Essex median daily rate £513 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £260 £263
90th Percentile £600 £540 £600
East of England median daily rate £433 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +5.49% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 31
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £36.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.65% -2.00% +0.67%
10th Percentile £35.75 £30.85 £31.52
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.45 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +2.81% +6.67%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Essex

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Essex over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Essex region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Brentwood - 6 £320 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £525 - 3
JMeter
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Coaching
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (66.67%) REST
4 6 (66.67%) JAX-RS
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) Gradle
4 6 (66.67%) JPA
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (66.67%) UML
4 6 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (66.67%) OO
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (66.67%) JAXB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (66.67%) Ant
2 6 (66.67%) Gradle
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Zephyr
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
5 1 (11.11%) Robot Framework
5 1 (11.11%) The Grinder
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) Java EE
3 6 (66.67%) JAXB
3 6 (66.67%) JAX-RS
3 6 (66.67%) JAX-WS
3 6 (66.67%) JPA
3 6 (66.67%) JSF
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
3 6 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) Struts
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Coaching
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (66.67%) Code Coverage
4 6 (66.67%) Load Testing
4 6 (66.67%) OO
4 6 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (66.67%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Test Management
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) CA
2 6 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (22.22%) WSO2
4 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
4 1 (11.11%) HP