Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 12 December 2018 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 91 86
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 27 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.56% 0.63% 0.087%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 2.99% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £265 £313 £263
90th Percentile £535 £338 £288
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £275
% change year-on-year +6.67% +36.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 405 268 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.42% 21.17% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 160 129
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £296 £297 £261
90th Percentile £550 £525 £440
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.75% +10.34% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.89% +1257.14% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -6.02% -3.49% +6.49%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Glasgow over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 18 (66.67%) Gatling
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) TeamCity
3 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 15 (55.56%) JUnit
3 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 14 (51.85%) Cucumber
4 14 (51.85%) Performance Testing
5 13 (48.15%) Java
5 13 (48.15%) SpecFlow
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Python
6 12 (44.44%) JBehave
6 12 (44.44%) C#
7 11 (40.74%) Ruby
7 11 (40.74%) SDLC
7 11 (40.74%) Calabash
7 11 (40.74%) Appium
8 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
9 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) NeoLoad
10 6 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (18.52%) SDET
11 5 (18.52%) Confluence
11 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
11 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (18.52%) CRM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (18.52%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Gatling
2 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 15 (55.56%) JUnit
2 15 (55.56%) TeamCity
3 14 (51.85%) Cucumber
4 13 (48.15%) SpecFlow
5 12 (44.44%) JBehave
6 11 (40.74%) Appium
6 11 (40.74%) Calabash
7 6 (22.22%) NeoLoad
8 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
9 3 (11.11%) Maven
9 3 (11.11%) Selenium
10 2 (7.41%) Bugzilla
11 1 (3.70%) Ant
11 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
11 1 (3.70%) FishEye
11 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
11 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Tester
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Test Leader
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Tester
2 5 (18.52%) Test Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Automation Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Test Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) J2EE
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) REST
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 14 (51.85%) Performance Testing
4 11 (40.74%) SDLC
5 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (18.52%) CRM
8 5 (18.52%) SDET
9 4 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (11.11%) DevOps
10 3 (11.11%) Microservices
10 3 (11.11%) Test Planning
11 2 (7.41%) API Testing
11 2 (7.41%) BDD
11 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
11 2 (7.41%) Scrum
11 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
11 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Ruby
4 4 (14.81%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com