Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 July 2017 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 140 144
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner 15 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.53% 0.24% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.14% 1.98% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Manchester median daily rate £388 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +30.77% -
10th Percentile £325 £350 £313
90th Percentile £463 £438 £338
North West median daily rate £388 £425 £338
% change year-on-year -8.82% +25.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Karma Test Runner is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 478 455 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 16.97% 12.38% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 309 206
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £263
90th Percentile £500 £513 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 3 4
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.70%
North West median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +3.75% +6.70%

Karma Test Runner
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Karma Test Runner in Manchester

Karma Test Runner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Karma Test Runner in Manchester

Karma Test Runner
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Salford - 1 £450 -
Karma Test Runner
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Karma Test Runner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Karma Test Runner.

1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) HTML5
1 14 (93.33%) CSS3
1 14 (93.33%) Grunt
2 13 (86.67%) Jasmine
2 13 (86.67%) User Experience
3 12 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (66.67%) Node.js
5 8 (53.33%) Mocha
5 8 (53.33%) Front End Development
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
6 6 (40.00%) Web Design
6 6 (40.00%) React
6 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
7 5 (33.33%) Sinon.JS
7 5 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
7 5 (33.33%) gulp
7 5 (33.33%) CMS
7 5 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (33.33%) WordPress
7 5 (33.33%) Chai
7 5 (33.33%) Wireframes
8 4 (26.67%) Adobe
8 4 (26.67%) Photoshop

Karma Test Runner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (33.33%) CMS
1 5 (33.33%) WordPress
2 3 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Grunt
2 13 (86.67%) Jasmine
3 8 (53.33%) Mocha
4 5 (33.33%) gulp
4 5 (33.33%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (13.33%) Gatling
5 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) CSS3
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) HTML5
2 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (66.67%) Node.js
4 6 (40.00%) React
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (33.33%) Chai
5 5 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (20.00%) Angular 2
7 2 (13.33%) Express
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) Sass
8 1 (6.67%) Marionette.js
8 1 (6.67%) OpenLayers
8 1 (6.67%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) User Experience
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Front End Development
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (40.00%) Web Design
4 5 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) UX Design
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe