The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for JMeter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 112 115
Contract jobs citing JMeter 0 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.13% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 7
Median daily rate - £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year - -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

JMeter is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 241 319 365
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.92% 14.46% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 213 189
Median daily rate £400 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £37.50 £27.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.39 £40.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing JMeter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Hampshire

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Gradle
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HornetQ
3 1 (25.00%) jBPM
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat