Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 229 220
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 +24
Contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner 39 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.53% 1.60% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 19
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £421 £375 £375
90th Percentile £658 £638 £538
Central London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +2.86%
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 1,540 1,315 1,204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.23% 19.17% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,270 1,016 988
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.10% +5.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £325
90th Percentile £632 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
City of London median hourly rate £43.50 £24.99 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.05% -23.10% -13.33%
10th Percentile £43.25 £23.18 £31.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £27.11 £33.75
Central London median hourly rate £39.25 £27.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +41.44% -14.62% -13.33%

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 21 October 2018.

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

Karma Test Runner
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
London Bridge - 12 £500 -
Karma Test Runner
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 36 (92.31%) AngularJS
2 31 (79.49%) JavaScript
3 26 (66.67%) Jasmine
4 23 (58.97%) Front End Development
5 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (41.03%) Node.js
6 13 (33.33%) Sass
6 13 (33.33%) Grunt
6 13 (33.33%) gulp
7 12 (30.77%) DevOps
7 12 (30.77%) TDD
7 12 (30.77%) Selenium
7 12 (30.77%) HTML
7 12 (30.77%) CSS
8 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
9 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
10 9 (23.08%) Docker
10 9 (23.08%) Protractor
10 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 8 (20.51%) HTML5
11 8 (20.51%) JUnit
11 8 (20.51%) Workflow
12 7 (17.95%) OO
12 7 (17.95%) B2B
12 7 (17.95%) B2C
12 7 (17.95%) C#
12 7 (17.95%) Microservices
12 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (17.95%) npm

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 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) npm
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.56%) HBase
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 13 (33.33%) Grunt
2 13 (33.33%) gulp
3 12 (30.77%) Selenium
4 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
5 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
6 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 9 (23.08%) Protractor
7 8 (20.51%) JUnit
8 4 (10.26%) Mocha
8 4 (10.26%) webpack
9 2 (5.13%) Maven
9 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.56%) JBehave
10 1 (2.56%) jMock
10 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.56%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) Angular Developer
3 19 (48.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (43.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (10.26%) UI Developer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Developer in Test
8 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Open Source Developer
8 1 (2.56%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) AngularJS
2 16 (41.03%) Node.js
3 13 (33.33%) Sass
4 12 (30.77%) CSS
4 12 (30.77%) HTML
5 8 (20.51%) HTML5
6 6 (15.38%) .NET
7 5 (12.82%) Angular 2
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.26%) Chai
8 4 (10.26%) Gherkin
8 4 (10.26%) GraphQL
8 4 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.69%) React
10 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.13%) D3.js
10 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
10 2 (5.13%) Lambda Expressions
11 1 (2.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.56%) Media Streaming
4 1 (2.56%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Front End Development
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) DevOps
3 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) Workflow
5 7 (17.95%) B2B
5 7 (17.95%) B2C
5 7 (17.95%) Build Automation
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Microservices
5 7 (17.95%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) Open Source
6 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
7 4 (10.26%) MVVM
7 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
9 2 (5.13%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) JavaScript
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) TypeScript
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) C++
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) ES6
6 1 (2.56%) JSX
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Sybase
1 1 (2.56%) VMware