Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 11 December 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 136 155
Rank change year-on-year +4 +19 -23
Contract jobs citing JMeter 8 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.27% 0.56% 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 3.55% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Manchester median daily rate £375 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +10.42% -7.69%
North West median daily rate £375 £338 £306
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.20% -9.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 524 535 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.99% 15.74% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 376 327
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £290 £303 £264
90th Percentile £550 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 28
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £63.50 £40.00 £41.30
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +12.32%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Manchester

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) Drupal
5 3 (37.50%) Google
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) Splunk
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) GitHub
5 3 (37.50%) Bitbucket
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (37.50%) Ansible
5 3 (37.50%) Docker
5 3 (37.50%) logstash
5 3 (37.50%) Kibana
5 3 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (25.00%) WildFly
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (25.00%) WebLogic

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (37.50%) Drupal
1 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Beehive
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) GitHub
2 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) BlazeMeter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 1 (12.50%) Gatling
5 1 (12.50%) Hudson
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Drupal Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Tester
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Taurus
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Kibana
1 3 (37.50%) logstash
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Google
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) HP