Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 October 2018 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 45 47
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +19
Contract jobs citing JMeter 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.55% 0.64% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% 4.48% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Southampton median daily rate £400 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 144 67 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 26.52% 14.29% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 27 43
Southampton median daily rate £513 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -3.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £288
90th Percentile £575 £525 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £433 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.13% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Southampton median hourly rate £47.50 £45.20 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.10% +15.88% +4.00%
10th Percentile £43.25 £42.04 £37.00
90th Percentile £48.65 £49.91 £41.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.25 £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.14% -2.78% +12.50%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared