Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 January 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 124 121
Rank change year-on-year -22 -3 +23
Contract jobs citing JMeter 8 34 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.26% 1.04% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 6.30% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 26
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £481 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.08% +24.19% +6.16%
10th Percentile £204 £314 £305
90th Percentile £471 £536 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £470 £444
% change year-on-year +1.06% +5.92% +21.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 726 540 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.94% 16.58% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 335 485
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +6.58% +8.57%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £280
90th Percentile £538 £526 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £413 £396
% change year-on-year -0.36% +4.10% +16.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +17.73%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +136.11% -55.00% +14.51%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in West Yorkshire

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in West Yorkshire

JMeter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in West Yorkshire

JMeter
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Leeds -22 6 £375 -22.08% 2
Halifax - 1 - - 1
JMeter
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (62.50%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Gatling
5 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Games
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (25.00%) Confluence
6 2 (25.00%) Heroku
6 2 (25.00%) Hudson
6 2 (25.00%) SoapUI

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Heroku
1 2 (25.00%) npm
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (37.50%) Gatling
5 2 (25.00%) Hudson
5 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (12.50%) Appium
6 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
6 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) API Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (12.50%) SFIA
6 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica
1 1 (12.50%) Logi
1 1 (12.50%) Logi Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) New Relic
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau
1 1 (12.50%) Talend