Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 148 163
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +26
Contract jobs citing JMeter 30 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.94% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.84% 4.15% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 15
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -25.00% +40.85%
10th Percentile £270 £300 £280
90th Percentile £510 £460 £550
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £30.75 -
% change year-on-year -21.95% - -

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 782 1,133 821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.48% 22.57% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 754 591
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £309 £310 £305
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +6.41% +194.34%
10th Percentile £23.30 £19.86 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.76 £43.25 £41.40
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +12 16 £455 +24.66% 5
North Yorkshire - 7 £325 - 2
South Yorkshire -14 5 £382 -4.50%
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 26 (86.67%) Selenium
1 26 (86.67%) Performance Testing
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 16 (53.33%) Gatling
5 15 (50.00%) QA
6 13 (43.33%) WebDriver
7 12 (40.00%) BDD
8 10 (33.33%) API Testing
9 9 (30.00%) TDD
10 8 (26.67%) Blog
10 8 (26.67%) Legal
10 8 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (26.67%) Azure
10 8 (26.67%) Functional Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
10 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
10 8 (26.67%) BrowserStack
10 8 (26.67%) Sauce Labs
11 7 (23.33%) Microservices
11 7 (23.33%) C#
11 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
12 6 (20.00%) Java
12 6 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (20.00%) RESTful
12 6 (20.00%) Kanban
12 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (20.00%) Protractor

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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 4 (13.33%) OpenEdge
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Azure
1 8 (26.67%) BrowserStack
1 8 (26.67%) Sauce Labs
2 3 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.67%) AWS
3 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (6.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.67%) Parquet
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (86.67%) Selenium
2 16 (53.33%) Gatling
3 13 (43.33%) WebDriver
4 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
5 6 (20.00%) Protractor
6 5 (16.67%) Appium
6 5 (16.67%) FitNesse
6 5 (16.67%) JBehave
6 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (16.67%) JIRA
6 5 (16.67%) JUnit
6 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (13.33%) MSTest
7 4 (13.33%) NUnit
7 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (10.00%) GitLab
8 3 (10.00%) Gradle
8 3 (10.00%) SonarQube
8 3 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (26.67%) Legal
2 4 (13.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (20.00%) REST
2 6 (20.00%) RESTful
3 5 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) Keycloak
5 2 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Blog
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Android
1 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 5 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Performance Testing
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 12 (40.00%) BDD
6 10 (33.33%) API Testing
7 9 (30.00%) TDD
8 8 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (26.67%) Functional Testing
8 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
9 7 (23.33%) Microservices
10 6 (20.00%) Kanban
10 6 (20.00%) Scrum
11 5 (16.67%) DevOps
11 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
11 5 (16.67%) OO
11 5 (16.67%) OOP
11 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 5 (16.67%) SDET
11 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
1 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) Kotlin
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Perfmon
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.67%) Terraform
3 1 (3.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Databricks
2 2 (6.67%) New Relic
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) SAP