Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 15 January 2019 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 > Kent
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +58
Contract jobs citing JMeter 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.55% 0.56% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Kent median daily rate - £500 -
South East median daily rate £415 £375 £415
% change year-on-year +10.67% -9.64% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 116 117 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 31.87% 21.95% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 86 51
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £306 £326 £288
90th Percentile £503 £525 £625
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.31% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -6.82%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Kent

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Kent

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Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Kent region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
Chatham - 1 - -
JMeter
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Trello

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (50.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) MSTest
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin