Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 November 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 181 156
Rank change year-on-year +17 -25 +7
Contract jobs citing JMeter 19 25 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.46% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.10% 2.79% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 30
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £390 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.79% -12.11% -8.51%
10th Percentile £269 £305 £309
90th Percentile £550 £458 £515
England median daily rate £438 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 905 895 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.36% 16.58% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 580 702
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.79% +6.62%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £270
90th Percentile £534 £535 £518
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%
10th Percentile £40.75 £12.98 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £20.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JMeter in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JMeter in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +8 12 £388 -0.64% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £500 - 1
JMeter
England

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

1 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
2 11 (57.89%) LoadRunner
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
3 9 (47.37%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) JIRA
4 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
5 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
5 7 (36.84%) Microservices
5 7 (36.84%) Gatling
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 5 (26.32%) Selenium
7 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
7 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
7 5 (26.32%) Node.js
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
8 4 (21.05%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 4 (21.05%) AppDynamics
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Kibana
8 4 (21.05%) Spring
8 4 (21.05%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
1 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (10.53%) Heroku
3 2 (10.53%) npm
4 1 (5.26%) GitHub
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) LoadRunner
2 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
2 9 (47.37%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (36.84%) Gatling
4 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
6 4 (21.05%) Maven
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
7 3 (15.79%) RSpec
7 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
8 2 (10.53%) Hudson
9 1 (5.26%) Appium
9 1 (5.26%) Burp Suite
9 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
9 1 (5.26%) JUnit
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (5.26%) WebLOAD
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) ETL Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Node.js
1 5 (26.32%) SOAP
2 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) CentOS
1 3 (15.79%) Fedora
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Microservices
4 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Planning Poker
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) API Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Kibana
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) logstash
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) AppDynamics
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) Logi
2 1 (5.26%) Logi Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) New Relic
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) Talend