Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 10 December 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.

Protractor
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 439 470 502
Rank change year-on-year +31 +32 -8
Contract jobs citing Protractor 93 172 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.48% 1.59% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 118 114
London median daily rate £488 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.41% +3.05% +7.95%
10th Percentile £380 £388 £350
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £431
% change year-on-year - +10.14% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £47.50

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6,282 10,806 9,464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.34% 23.01% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,498 8,055 7,196
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.82%
10th Percentile £370 £369 £350
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 19 21
London median hourly rate £48.85 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.69% -4.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £22.25 £27.40 £20.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +3.66%

Protractor
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Protractor in London

Protractor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Protractor in London

Protractor
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Protractor in London over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Protractor in London

Protractor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Protractor in London

Protractor
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 Protractor within the London region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
South London +54 15 £444 -6.63%
Central London +36 13 £475 - 7
East London - 3 - - 1
Protractor
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Protractor.

1 72 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 67 (72.04%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (72.04%) AngularJS
3 48 (51.61%) TypeScript
4 46 (49.46%) Jasmine
5 44 (47.31%) Scrum
6 39 (41.94%) Karma Test Runner
7 34 (36.56%) BDD
8 32 (34.41%) Git (software)
9 31 (33.33%) CSS
10 30 (32.26%) HTML
10 30 (32.26%) Front End Development
11 29 (31.18%) ES6
11 29 (31.18%) JIRA
12 28 (30.11%) Cucumber
12 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
13 27 (29.03%) Node.js
14 26 (27.96%) RESTful
15 25 (26.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (25.81%) User Experience
17 23 (24.73%) Test Automation
17 23 (24.73%) NgRx
18 22 (23.66%) Java
19 21 (22.58%) Selenium
20 20 (21.51%) Confluence
21 19 (20.43%) GitHub
21 19 (20.43%) npm
22 18 (19.35%) Angular 2
22 18 (19.35%) RxJS
22 18 (19.35%) WebDriver

Protractor
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 20 (21.51%) Confluence
2 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.08%) Apache
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.43%) GitHub
1 19 (20.43%) npm
2 15 (16.13%) Azure
3 4 (4.30%) AWS
4 3 (3.23%) Apigee
4 3 (3.23%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.23%) SaaS
4 3 (3.23%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (2.15%) PaaS
5 2 (2.15%) Slack
6 1 (1.08%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.08%) Serverless
6 1 (1.08%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Internet
2 3 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (2.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) MySQL
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.08%) Impala
3 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (49.46%) Jasmine
2 39 (41.94%) Karma Test Runner
3 32 (34.41%) Git (software)
4 29 (31.18%) JIRA
5 28 (30.11%) Cucumber
5 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
6 21 (22.58%) Selenium
7 18 (19.35%) WebDriver
8 14 (15.05%) Maven
8 14 (15.05%) Mocha
9 10 (10.75%) webpack
10 8 (8.60%) Cypress.io
11 6 (6.45%) Bitbucket
11 6 (6.45%) Grunt
11 6 (6.45%) gulp
11 6 (6.45%) SpecFlow
12 5 (5.38%) JMeter
12 5 (5.38%) REST Assured
13 4 (4.30%) JUnit
14 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
General
1 15 (16.13%) Public Sector
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Finance
4 3 (3.23%) Front Office
4 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.15%) Advertising
5 2 (2.15%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (70.97%) Developer
2 34 (36.56%) Angular Developer
3 27 (29.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (21.51%) UI Developer
5 7 (7.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (7.53%) QA Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) React Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) QA Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Developer in Test
8 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Tester
9 3 (3.23%) UX Developer
10 2 (2.15%) Agile Tester
10 2 (2.15%) Senior UI Developer
10 2 (2.15%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.04%) AngularJS
2 31 (33.33%) CSS
3 30 (32.26%) HTML
4 27 (29.03%) Node.js
5 26 (27.96%) RESTful
6 25 (26.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (24.73%) NgRx
8 18 (19.35%) Angular 2
8 18 (19.35%) RxJS
9 14 (15.05%) HTML5
10 12 (12.90%) Sass
11 10 (10.75%) Jest
11 10 (10.75%) LESS
11 10 (10.75%) Nightwatchjs
11 10 (10.75%) Redux
12 9 (9.68%) CSS3
13 8 (8.60%) React
13 8 (8.60%) Web Services
14 7 (7.53%) REST
14 7 (7.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) User Experience
2 7 (7.53%) NHS
3 5 (5.38%) RIA
4 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Windows
3 1 (1.08%) Android
3 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.04%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (47.31%) Scrum
3 34 (36.56%) BDD
4 30 (32.26%) Front End Development
5 23 (24.73%) Test Automation
6 17 (18.28%) TDD
7 15 (16.13%) Microservices
8 14 (15.05%) Pair Programming
9 13 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (12.90%) DevOps
10 12 (12.90%) Kanban
11 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
12 8 (8.60%) Coaching
12 8 (8.60%) Open Source
12 8 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (8.60%) SDET
13 7 (7.53%) Agile Coaching
13 7 (7.53%) Business Transformation
13 7 (7.53%) Fintech
13 7 (7.53%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 72 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 48 (51.61%) TypeScript
3 29 (31.18%) ES6
4 22 (23.66%) Java
5 7 (7.53%) C#
6 4 (4.30%) Java 8
7 2 (2.15%) Go
7 2 (2.15%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) ES7
8 1 (1.08%) SQL
8 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.28%) Docker
2 5 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) Ansible
2 7 (7.53%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.15%) Kibana
3 2 (2.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (2.15%) Dell
1 2 (2.15%) hybris
2 1 (1.08%) Dynatrace
2 1 (1.08%) ESRI
2 1 (1.08%) ILOG
2 1 (1.08%) Mapbox
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle
2 1 (1.08%) Splunk