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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 140 127
Rank change year-on-year +34 -13  
Contract jobs citing JMeter 17 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.069% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.82% 0.42% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -5.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £282 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £334 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year - -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

JMeter is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 445 476 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.99% 16.45% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 346 241
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing JMeter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +29 15 £375 +36.36% 4
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 21 (63.64%) Java
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Performance Testing
3 16 (48.48%) Selenium
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 13 (39.39%) Apache
6 12 (36.36%) PHP
7 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) JIRA
8 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
8 10 (30.30%) Open Source
8 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
8 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
9 9 (27.27%) Splunk
9 9 (27.27%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
9 9 (27.27%) Redis
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (21.21%) Confluence
11 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
11 7 (21.21%) Spring
11 7 (21.21%) Nagios
11 7 (21.21%) Docker
12 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 6 (18.18%) REST
12 6 (18.18%) NHS
12 6 (18.18%) Python
12 6 (18.18%) HTML

JMeter
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 13 (39.39%) Apache
2 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
3 7 (21.21%) Confluence
4 3 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (27.27%) Redis
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Selenium
2 11 (33.33%) JIRA
3 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
3 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
4 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.15%) Gatling
5 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
6 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
6 4 (12.12%) JUnit
6 4 (12.12%) LoadRunner
6 4 (12.12%) Maven
7 3 (9.09%) git-flow
7 3 (9.09%) Hudson
7 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
7 3 (9.09%) Mockito
8 2 (6.06%) FitNesse
8 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
8 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
8 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
8 2 (6.06%) TestNG
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) German Language
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Tester
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Automation Tester
3 6 (18.18%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Games Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (21.21%) Spring
3 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) REST
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) Spring Boot
5 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) J2EE
6 2 (6.06%) Symfony
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.03%) Google Maps API
7 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
7 1 (3.03%) JSP
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) NHS
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Performance Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Open Source
4 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) API Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (12.12%) Microservices
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Test Management
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 3 (9.09%) Kanban
8 3 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) PHP
4 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (12.12%) Scala
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Splunk
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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