Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 February 2020 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 91 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing JMeter 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.14% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 0.95% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 - £428
10th Percentile £406 - £379
90th Percentile £419 - £478
East of England median daily rate £375 £390 £380
% change year-on-year -3.85% +2.63% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 168 210 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.02% 15.16% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 110 111
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £307 £260 £313
90th Percentile £560 £551 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £42.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.55% -11.34%
East of England median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -25.60% -4.00% +6.71%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2020. 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
Hatfield - 2 £413 -
Rickmansworth -2 1 - -
JMeter
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#