Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 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
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 151 104
Rank change year-on-year +53 -47 -6
Contract jobs citing JMeter 4 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.33% 0.65% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 3.93% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 13
North East median daily rate £525 £320 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.06% -28.49% +103.41%
10th Percentile £463 £235 £286
90th Percentile £588 £476 £535
England median daily rate £438 £400 £430
% change year-on-year +9.38% -6.98% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 202 458 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.42% 16.42% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 314 227
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.06% +12.86%
10th Percentile £296 £250 £275
90th Percentile £615 £500 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 3
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +107.41% -55.00%
10th Percentile £40.30 £26.33 £7.95
90th Percentile £48.66 £29.26 £17.95
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the North East

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in the North East

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +55 4 £525 +64.06% 2
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North East region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
1 4 (100.00%) WCAG
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) SFIA
1 4 (100.00%) Web Operations
1 4 (100.00%) Slack
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (25.00%) QA

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) SFIA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Operations
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) WCAG
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus