Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 132 165
Rank change year-on-year -11 +33 +1
Contract jobs citing JMeter 28 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.81% 0.70% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.03% 3.07% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £383 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +24.90% -7.20%
10th Percentile £296 £308 £256
90th Percentile £475 £441 £378
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £390 £331
% change year-on-year -0.64% +17.74% -1.12%
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 923 651 727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.63% 22.77% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 462 517
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.12% +17.79%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £309
90th Percentile £538 £525 £522
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.56% -3.03% +19.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £26.75 £28.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.31% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.13 -
% change year-on-year +0.93% - -

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in West Yorkshire

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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 21 July 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 -6 27 £375 - 7
JMeter
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 17 (60.71%) Performance Testing
2 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Load Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 7 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (21.43%) Splunk
9 5 (17.86%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
9 5 (17.86%) Selenium
10 4 (14.29%) QA
10 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.29%) .NET
10 4 (14.29%) Kotlin
11 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (10.71%) SDET
11 3 (10.71%) Exploratory Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
11 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
11 3 (10.71%) User Stories
11 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Finance
11 3 (10.71%) Java

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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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) BrowserStack
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
1 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
2 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.14%) Burp Suite
3 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.14%) Protractor
3 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
3 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.14%) TestComplete
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.57%) NeoLoad
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Tester
2 9 (32.14%) Performance Tester
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Test Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Test Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Manual Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
2 2 (7.14%) Nightwatchjs
2 2 (7.14%) RESTful
2 2 (7.14%) WireMock
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) NHS
1 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Performance Testing
2 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Load Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Scenario Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (17.86%) BDD
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) SDET
9 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) Kotlin
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Splunk
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft