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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 126 69
Contract jobs citing JMeter 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.95% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £345
% change year-on-year - +15.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

JMeter is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 85 211 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 15.21% 13.11% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 138 80
Median daily rate £370 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing JMeter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the North East

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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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP