Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Protractor skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Protractor over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 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.

Protractor
London > Central London
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 261 260
Rank change year-on-year +117 -1 -28
Contract jobs citing Protractor 18 21 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.55% 0.24% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.84% 1.25% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 38
Median daily rate £504 £506 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +12.50% -5.26%
10th Percentile £406 £413 £376
90th Percentile £575 £583 £538
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

Protractor 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 Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 634 1,686 2,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.29% 19.28% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 1,288 1,698
Median daily rate £509 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.10% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £378 £387 £363
90th Percentile £650 £660 £650
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +60.00% +42.94%
10th Percentile £34.78 £20.45 £28.60
90th Percentile £57.88 £79.00 £69.31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +12.50%

Protractor
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Protractor as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Protractor in Central London

Protractor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Protractor in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Protractor in Central London

Protractor
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Protractor in Central London over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Protractor in Central London

Protractor
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Protractor within the Central London region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
City of London +102 9 £515 +7.85% 3
West End of London - 1 £495 -
Camden - 1 £495 -
Protractor
London

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Protractor 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 Central London region with a requirement for Protractor.

1 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) Selenium
4 10 (55.56%) Jasmine
5 9 (50.00%) REST
5 9 (50.00%) SOAP
5 9 (50.00%) Microservices
5 9 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 8 (44.44%) Docker
6 8 (44.44%) MySQL
6 8 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (38.89%) Node.js
7 7 (38.89%) Pair Programming
8 6 (33.33%) TypeScript
9 5 (27.78%) TDD
9 5 (27.78%) CSS
9 5 (27.78%) HTML
9 5 (27.78%) Java
9 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 5 (27.78%) BDD
10 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
10 4 (22.22%) DevOps
11 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 3 (16.67%) Finance
12 2 (11.11%) Banking
12 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
12 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (11.11%) SQL

Protractor
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 8 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) npm
2 1 (5.56%) AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Azure
2 1 (5.56%) GCP
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Jasmine
1 10 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) Appium
5 1 (5.56%) Charles Proxy
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (5.56%) Mocha
5 1 (5.56%) Mockito
5 1 (5.56%) Postman
5 1 (5.56%) REST Assured
5 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Angular Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (5.56%) React Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 9 (50.00%) REST
2 9 (50.00%) SOAP
3 7 (38.89%) Node.js
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 2 (11.11%) Jest
5 2 (11.11%) React
5 2 (11.11%) RxJS
5 2 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) Chai
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (50.00%) Microservices
4 7 (38.89%) Pair Programming
5 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) DevOps
6 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
8 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.56%) OOP
8 1 (5.56%) Open Source
8 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) ES6
3 2 (11.11%) ES7
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Grafana
1 1 (5.56%) Kibana
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Terraform