Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Karma Test Runner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Karma Test Runner over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 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.

Karma Test Runner (formerly Testacular)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 229 223
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 +45
Contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner 20 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 1.12% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 14
City of London median daily rate £455 £400 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.75% -14.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £413 £344 £366
90th Percentile £575 £547 £545
Central London median daily rate £488 £394 £469
% change year-on-year +23.81% -16.00% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Karma Test Runner 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,519 1,254 1,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.57% 19.46% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,225 973 923
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +7.95%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £319
90th Percentile £641 £625 £594
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
City of London median hourly rate £37.75 £24.49 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.18% -44.35% -2.22%
10th Percentile £28.00 £23.11 £41.00
90th Percentile £69.77 £25.86 £47.00
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.24 £44.00
% change year-on-year +28.48% -38.09% -2.22%

Karma Test Runner
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Karma Test Runner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Karma Test Runner in the City of London

Karma Test Runner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Karma Test Runner in the City of London

Karma Test Runner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Karma Test Runner in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Karma Test Runner in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Karma Test Runner 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 City of London region with a requirement for Karma Test Runner.

1 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Protractor
3 12 (60.00%) Jasmine
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (40.00%) React
6 7 (35.00%) Open Source
6 7 (35.00%) Node.js
6 7 (35.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) Angular 2
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) Microservices
7 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) npm
9 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (20.00%) Chai
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (20.00%) Gherkin
9 4 (20.00%) GraphQL

Karma Test Runner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) npm
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.00%) HBase
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Jasmine
1 12 (60.00%) Protractor
2 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (20.00%) Mocha
4 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (10.00%) webpack
6 1 (5.00%) JBehave
6 1 (5.00%) jMock
6 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Angular Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Developer in Test
7 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Developer in Test
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source Developer
7 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.00%) React Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) React
3 7 (35.00%) Angular 2
3 7 (35.00%) Node.js
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) Chai
5 4 (20.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (20.00%) GraphQL
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (15.00%) Vue.js
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.00%) Aurelia
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
7 2 (10.00%) D3.js
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) Media Streaming
2 1 (5.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 6 (30.00%) Microservices
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) MVVM
5 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source Development
7 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Search
8 1 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) ES6
7 1 (5.00%) ES7
7 1 (5.00%) JSX
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) XPath
7 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase
2 1 (5.00%) VMware