The table below looks at the statistics for Karma Test Runner skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Karma Test Runner over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Karma Test Runner (formerly Testacular)
UK
Rank 500 528 582
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +54
Contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner 102 99 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 1.31% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 76 39
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £366
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7645 7570 7077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 14.56% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5139 4997 4681
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 203 135
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £28.50 £27.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Karma Test Runner
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Karma Test Runner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Karma Test Runner
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner within the UK.

Karma Test Runner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Karma Test Runner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Karma Test Runner within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Karma Test Runner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Karma Test Runner
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Karma Test Runner within the UK.

Karma Test Runner Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Karma Test Runner
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Karma Test Runner within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England +38 99 £425 -5.55% 32
London +1 50 £425 -5.55% 15
South East +11 12 £512 +57.38% 6
City of London +7 10 £425 -10.52% 3
West Sussex - 9 £512 -
North West - 9 £375 - 4
Manchester - 8 £388 - 2
East of England - 8 £455 - 2
South West +6 7 £333 -33.50%
Ipswich - 6 £455 -
Bristol - 6 £333 -
Suffolk - 6 £455 - 2
Shropshire - 6 - -
West Midlands - 6 - - 1
East Midlands +12 5 £350 +7.69%
Leicestershire - 3 £250 -
Belfast - 3 £400 -
County Antrim - 3 £400 -
Worthing - 3 £512 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £400 -
Nottingham +8 2 £363 +11.53%
Nottinghamshire +6 2 £363 +11.53%
Leicester - 2 - -
Reading +15 1 - -
Berkshire +11 1 - - 1
East Sussex -1 1 - - 1
Gloucester -1 1 - -
Brighton -2 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire -3 1 - -

Karma Test Runner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Karma Test Runner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Karma Test Runner.

1 177 (79.73%) JavaScript
2 163 (73.42%) AngularJS
3 155 (69.82%) Jasmine
4 149 (67.12%) CSS
5 142 (63.96%) HTML
6 134 (60.36%) HTML5
7 126 (56.76%) CSS3
8 103 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
9 102 (45.95%) Front End Development
10 89 (40.09%) TDD
11 86 (38.74%) Git (software)
12 82 (36.94%) Grunt
12 82 (36.94%) gulp
13 72 (32.43%) Java
14 69 (31.08%) Protractor
15 66 (29.73%) Selenium
15 66 (29.73%) Node.js
16 65 (29.28%) React
17 57 (25.68%) Sass
18 52 (23.42%) Web Development
19 51 (22.97%) Responsive Web Design
20 48 (21.62%) Mocha
21 47 (21.17%) RESTful
21 47 (21.17%) MVC
22 42 (18.92%) Jenkins
23 41 (18.47%) LESS
23 41 (18.47%) Chai
24 40 (18.02%) JSON
25 38 (17.12%) jQuery
26 36 (16.22%) Continuous Integration

Karma Test Runner
Top Related IT Skills 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 28 (12.61%) Confluence
2 21 (9.46%) nginx
3 17 (7.66%) Tomcat
4 16 (7.21%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (4.50%) Apache
6 8 (3.60%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.25%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.25%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.80%) CMS
9 4 (1.80%) JBoss
10 3 (1.35%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.45%) Kentico
12 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (8.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.21%) GitHub
2 15 (6.76%) Google Analytics
3 7 (3.15%) Bluemix
3 7 (3.15%) IBM Cloud
3 7 (3.15%) PaaS
4 5 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.96%) HTTP
2 26 (11.71%) SSL
3 17 (7.66%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.95%) DNS
5 4 (1.80%) Skype
6 2 (0.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.71%) MongoDB
2 19 (8.56%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.41%) Big Data
4 10 (4.50%) MySQL
4 10 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.60%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.15%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.25%) DataStax
8 4 (1.80%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.90%) DB2
9 2 (0.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 155 (69.82%) Jasmine
2 86 (38.74%) Git (software)
3 82 (36.94%) Grunt
3 82 (36.94%) gulp
4 69 (31.08%) Protractor
5 66 (29.73%) Selenium
6 48 (21.62%) Mocha
7 42 (18.92%) Jenkins
8 33 (14.86%) JIRA
9 31 (13.96%) Bower
10 27 (12.16%) Cucumber
11 21 (9.46%) WebDriver
12 19 (8.56%) webpack
13 16 (7.21%) JSHint
14 15 (6.76%) Ant
14 15 (6.76%) Babel
14 15 (6.76%) Gatling
14 15 (6.76%) IntelliJ
14 15 (6.76%) Sublime Text
15 13 (5.86%) Bundler
General
1 22 (9.91%) Finance
2 11 (4.95%) Banking
3 7 (3.15%) Electronics
3 7 (3.15%) Retail
4 4 (1.80%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
5 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.90%) Front Office
7 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 206 (92.79%) Developer
2 97 (43.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 57 (25.68%) Angular Developer
4 46 (20.72%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (9.46%) UI Developer
6 19 (8.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (8.56%) Web Developer
7 15 (6.76%) HTML Developer
7 15 (6.76%) Scala Developer
8 13 (5.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.50%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (4.05%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 8 (3.60%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.60%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.60%) UX Developer
12 8 (3.60%) Web UI Developer
13 7 (3.15%) Node.js Developer
14 6 (2.70%) DevOps Specialist
14 6 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (73.42%) AngularJS
2 149 (67.12%) CSS
3 142 (63.96%) HTML
4 134 (60.36%) HTML5
5 126 (56.76%) CSS3
6 66 (29.73%) Node.js
7 65 (29.28%) React
8 57 (25.68%) Sass
9 47 (21.17%) RESTful
10 41 (18.47%) Chai
10 41 (18.47%) LESS
11 40 (18.02%) JSON
12 38 (17.12%) jQuery
13 31 (13.96%) Ajax
14 30 (13.51%) REST
15 29 (13.06%) DOM
16 26 (11.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 23 (10.36%) Redux
18 21 (9.46%) Browserify
19 19 (8.56%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.91%) User Experience
2 11 (4.95%) Graphic Design
3 10 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.15%) iPad
6 3 (1.35%) W3C
7 2 (0.90%) Equities
7 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.45%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.45%) Derivative
8 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) iPhone
8 1 (0.45%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.81%) Linux
2 17 (7.66%) Windows
3 15 (6.76%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.70%) Unix
5 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.45%) Android
6 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (45.95%) Front End Development
3 89 (40.09%) TDD
4 52 (23.42%) Web Development
5 51 (22.97%) Responsive Web Design
6 47 (21.17%) MVC
7 36 (16.22%) BDD
7 36 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (16.22%) OO
8 30 (13.51%) Scrum
9 28 (12.61%) DevOps
10 27 (12.16%) Open Source
11 21 (9.46%) Web Design
12 18 (8.11%) Automated Testing
13 17 (7.66%) Analytics
14 15 (6.76%) Continuous Deployment
14 15 (6.76%) Microservices
14 15 (6.76%) MVVM
15 14 (6.31%) Unit Testing
16 11 (4.95%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 177 (79.73%) JavaScript
2 72 (32.43%) Java
3 34 (15.32%) ES6
4 31 (13.96%) C#
5 26 (11.71%) Scala
6 23 (10.36%) Python
7 16 (7.21%) Ruby
8 15 (6.76%) Groovy
8 15 (6.76%) Haskell
8 15 (6.76%) Perl
9 12 (5.41%) PHP
10 10 (4.50%) SQL
11 7 (3.15%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.35%) ECMAScript
12 3 (1.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 26 (11.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.80%) SDET
2 3 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.90%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) WCAG
4 1 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (9.01%) Docker
2 8 (3.60%) HDFS
3 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.76%) Grafana
1 15 (6.76%) Kibana
2 8 (3.60%) Ansible
3 6 (2.70%) Puppet
3 6 (2.70%) Salt
4 2 (0.90%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.90%) Rancher
5 1 (0.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 19 (8.56%) Adobe
2 16 (7.21%) Google
3 8 (3.60%) Zend
4 7 (3.15%) IBM
5 6 (2.70%) Splunk
5 6 (2.70%) Veracode
6 4 (1.80%) webMethods
7 3 (1.35%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle
7 3 (1.35%) SAP
7 3 (1.35%) Twitter
8 2 (0.90%) Apiary
8 2 (0.90%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.45%) Facebook
9 1 (0.45%) Sencha
9 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
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