Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 123 132
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 -24
Contract jobs citing JMeter 9 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 4.70% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Leeds median daily rate £375 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +7.59% -25.26%
10th Percentile £203 £304 £275
90th Percentile £444 £494 £514
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year -0.64% +11.43% -27.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 634 468 643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.02% 18.01% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 310 456
Leeds median daily rate £420 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +13.79% +3.57%
10th Percentile £305 £299 £271
90th Percentile £538 £501 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £401 £355
% change year-on-year +4.87% +12.82% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.45% +66.50%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -68.24% +185.91%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) LoadRunner
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) AppDynamics
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Confluence
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Heroku
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (22.22%) Hudson

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Heroku
1 2 (22.22%) npm
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) LoadRunner
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) Gatling
4 2 (22.22%) Hudson
5 1 (11.11%) Appium
5 1 (11.11%) Burp Suite
5 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) OWASP
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kibana
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) AppDynamics
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Logi
2 1 (11.11%) Logi Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) New Relic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Talend