Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 93 92
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -
Contract jobs citing JMeter 24 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.43% 0.67% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.15% 3.20% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Glasgow median daily rate £431 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.69% -9.72% -
10th Percentile £244 £313 £355
90th Percentile £550 £338 £365
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £317
% change year-on-year +10.00% +18.37% +5.60%
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 390 281 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.20% 20.92% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 164 170
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £293 £293 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 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 £43.39 £43.00
% change year-on-year -10.12% +0.91% +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

JMeter
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 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) Gatling
2 13 (54.17%) Cucumber
2 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 13 (54.17%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) JUnit
2 13 (54.17%) TeamCity
3 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 12 (50.00%) Python
4 11 (45.83%) Ruby
4 11 (45.83%) SpecFlow
5 10 (41.67%) JBehave
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) Calabash
6 9 (37.50%) Appium
7 8 (33.33%) SDLC
7 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
8 7 (29.17%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
10 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (20.83%) CRM
10 5 (20.83%) Confluence
10 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.83%) JIRA
10 5 (20.83%) SDET
11 4 (16.67%) DevOps

JMeter
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 (20.83%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Gatling
2 13 (54.17%) Cucumber
2 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 13 (54.17%) JUnit
2 13 (54.17%) TeamCity
3 11 (45.83%) SpecFlow
4 10 (41.67%) JBehave
5 9 (37.50%) Appium
5 9 (37.50%) Calabash
6 5 (20.83%) JIRA
6 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
7 4 (16.67%) NeoLoad
7 4 (16.67%) Selenium
8 3 (12.50%) Maven
9 1 (4.17%) Ant
9 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
9 1 (4.17%) FishEye
9 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
9 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
9 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Test Leader
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Test Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Test Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) REST
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) SDLC
3 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) SDET
6 4 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (12.50%) Microservices
7 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (45.83%) Ruby
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com