Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 13 November 2019 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)
England > London
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 452 448 459
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 +25
Contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner 95 192 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% 1.83% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 136 130
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £361 £424 £362
90th Percentile £575 £613 £601
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6,595 10,478 9,338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.17% 22.67% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,745 7,785 7,039
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £368 £368 £350
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 29
London median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20.37 £16.63 £22.64
90th Percentile £87.38 £62.89 £48.66
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%

Karma Test Runner
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Karma Test Runner in London

Karma Test Runner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Karma Test Runner in London

Karma Test Runner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Karma Test Runner in London over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Karma Test Runner in London

Karma Test Runner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Karma Test Runner in London

Karma Test Runner
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. 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
Central London +9 16 £488 -2.50% 3
South London +22 7 £413 -17.50% 1
East London - 1 £475 -
Karma Test Runner
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Karma Test Runner.

1 77 (81.05%) JavaScript
1 77 (81.05%) AngularJS
2 76 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (66.32%) Jasmine
4 54 (56.84%) HTML
4 54 (56.84%) CSS
5 46 (48.42%) Node.js
6 42 (44.21%) TypeScript
7 41 (43.16%) Protractor
8 39 (41.05%) Front End Development
9 37 (38.95%) ES6
9 37 (38.95%) Git (software)
9 37 (38.95%) Scrum
10 35 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (35.79%) Java
12 32 (33.68%) RESTful
13 31 (32.63%) HTML5
13 31 (32.63%) JIRA
14 30 (31.58%) Azure
15 29 (30.53%) Jenkins
16 28 (29.47%) User Experience
16 28 (29.47%) BDD
17 27 (28.42%) React
18 25 (26.32%) TDD
19 24 (25.26%) Mocha
20 22 (23.16%) Cucumber
21 21 (22.11%) CSS3
21 21 (22.11%) Grunt
21 21 (22.11%) Docker
21 21 (22.11%) npm

Karma Test Runner
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (17.89%) Confluence
2 9 (9.47%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.16%) JBoss
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Photoshop
1 8 (8.42%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Magento
2 8 (8.42%) Shopify
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (31.58%) Azure
2 21 (22.11%) npm
3 18 (18.95%) GitHub
4 5 (5.26%) AWS
4 5 (5.26%) SaaS
5 4 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.16%) PaaS
7 2 (2.11%) Azure Functions
7 2 (2.11%) Serverless
7 2 (2.11%) Trello
7 2 (2.11%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) FTP
2 1 (1.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.21%) Big Data
3 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.16%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.05%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.05%) Impala
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 63 (66.32%) Jasmine
2 41 (43.16%) Protractor
3 37 (38.95%) Git (software)
4 31 (32.63%) JIRA
5 29 (30.53%) Jenkins
6 24 (25.26%) Mocha
7 22 (23.16%) Cucumber
8 21 (22.11%) Grunt
9 17 (17.89%) webpack
10 13 (13.68%) Selenium
11 11 (11.58%) Maven
12 10 (10.53%) gulp
13 9 (9.47%) JUnit
14 7 (7.37%) NUnit
15 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (5.26%) Bower
16 5 (5.26%) Subversion
16 5 (5.26%) TeamCity
16 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
17 4 (4.21%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Public Sector
3 11 (11.58%) Games
4 9 (9.47%) Banking
4 9 (9.47%) Retail
5 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.11%) Legal
8 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.05%) Marketing
8 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (93.68%) Developer
2 40 (42.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 31 (32.63%) Angular Developer
4 19 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (17.89%) UI Developer
6 16 (16.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (12.63%) React Developer
8 9 (9.47%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.16%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Unix Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) UX Developer
11 2 (2.11%) 3D Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Node.js Developer
11 2 (2.11%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.11%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (81.05%) AngularJS
2 54 (56.84%) CSS
2 54 (56.84%) HTML
3 46 (48.42%) Node.js
4 35 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 32 (33.68%) RESTful
6 31 (32.63%) HTML5
7 27 (28.42%) React
8 21 (22.11%) CSS3
9 20 (21.05%) Angular 2
10 19 (20.00%) Redux
10 19 (20.00%) Sass
11 17 (17.89%) .NET
12 16 (16.84%) Vue.js
13 15 (15.79%) RxJS
13 15 (15.79%) Web Services
14 14 (14.74%) Spring
15 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
16 12 (12.63%) jQuery
16 12 (12.63%) NgRx
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) User Experience
2 9 (9.47%) W3C
3 7 (7.37%) NHS
4 5 (5.26%) RIA
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.16%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.11%) Blog
7 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.05%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.05%) Contactless
8 1 (1.05%) Equities
8 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.05%) iPad
8 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.05%) Vector Graphics
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) Linux
2 3 (3.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.16%) Unix
3 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) Front End Development
3 37 (38.95%) Scrum
4 28 (29.47%) BDD
5 25 (26.32%) TDD
6 19 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (18.95%) DevOps
7 18 (18.95%) OO
8 16 (16.84%) Microservices
8 16 (16.84%) Unit Testing
9 14 (14.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 14 (14.74%) Pair Programming
9 14 (14.74%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (12.63%) Test Automation
11 11 (11.58%) Open Source
11 11 (11.58%) SOLID
12 10 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
12 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
12 10 (10.53%) User Stories
13 9 (9.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 77 (81.05%) JavaScript
2 42 (44.21%) TypeScript
3 37 (38.95%) ES6
4 34 (35.79%) Java
5 12 (12.63%) C#
6 11 (11.58%) Python
7 7 (7.37%) Java 8
7 7 (7.37%) SQL
8 6 (6.32%) ES7
9 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.11%) Go
11 2 (2.11%) Perl
12 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.21%) Degree
3 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.11%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.05%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 21 (22.11%) Docker
2 5 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) Ansible
2 11 (11.58%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.32%) Terraform
4 3 (3.16%) Kibana
4 3 (3.16%) logstash
5 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.47%) hybris
1 9 (9.47%) IBM
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) Google
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.05%) ESRI
5 1 (1.05%) Mapbox
5 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.05%) WorldPay