The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 149 135
Rank change year-on-year +37 -14  
Contract jobs citing JMeter 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 1.38% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £317 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.60%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 330 435 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.22% 14.81% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 244 168
Median daily rate £391 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.78% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 14
Median hourly rate £43.39 £40.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +31.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £41.75 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 4 - - 2
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) BDD
4 6 (60.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (50.00%) JUnit
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Ruby
7 3 (30.00%) Selenium
7 3 (30.00%) JBehave
7 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (30.00%) Confluence
7 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (30.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (30.00%) Calabash
7 3 (30.00%) Gatling
7 3 (30.00%) Appium
7 3 (30.00%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
8 2 (20.00%) RDBMS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (30.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Mule
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Appium
4 3 (30.00%) Calabash
4 3 (30.00%) Gatling
4 3 (30.00%) JBehave
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (10.00%) Ant
6 1 (10.00%) Maven
6 1 (10.00%) Mockito
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Private Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) JPA
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Sybase
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