Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 137 153
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -3
Contract jobs citing Karma Test Runner 19 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.61% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.76% 0.82% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 9
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £340 £375 £350
90th Percentile £505 £425 £438
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 689 488 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.08% 17.21% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 329 373
Manchester median daily rate £404 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £286
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 8
Manchester median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27.50 £35.00 £26.56
90th Percentile £38.75 £46.00 £42.25
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +3.13% +6.67%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 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
Stockport - 10 £350 -
Bolton - 1 £330 - 1
Karma Test Runner
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Karma Test Runner.

1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) CSS
3 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
4 12 (63.16%) Front End Development
5 11 (57.89%) Protractor
5 11 (57.89%) User Experience
5 11 (57.89%) HTML
6 10 (52.63%) Axure RP
7 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (47.37%) TDD
8 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (36.84%) CSS3
9 7 (36.84%) Scrum
9 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (36.84%) jQuery
10 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
10 6 (31.58%) HTML5
10 6 (31.58%) Java
10 6 (31.58%) LESS
10 6 (31.58%) Jasmine
11 5 (26.32%) REST
11 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
11 5 (26.32%) Bower
11 5 (26.32%) Handlebars
11 5 (26.32%) Windows
11 5 (26.32%) Adobe
11 5 (26.32%) Android
11 5 (26.32%) RESTful
11 5 (26.32%) JIRA
12 4 (21.05%) Git (software)

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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) npm
1 1 (5.26%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Protractor
2 10 (52.63%) Axure RP
3 6 (31.58%) Jasmine
4 5 (26.32%) Bower
4 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
5 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) gulp
7 2 (10.53%) Appium
7 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
7 2 (10.53%) Mocha
7 2 (10.53%) Ranorex
7 2 (10.53%) Robot Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Selenium
8 1 (5.26%) Grunt
8 1 (5.26%) PhantomJS
8 1 (5.26%) webpack
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) React Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (36.84%) CSS3
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) LESS
7 5 (26.32%) Handlebars
7 5 (26.32%) REST
7 5 (26.32%) RESTful
8 3 (15.79%) React
8 3 (15.79%) Sass
9 2 (10.53%) Chai
9 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
9 2 (10.53%) Laravel
9 2 (10.53%) Node.js
9 2 (10.53%) SVG
10 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (5.26%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Front End Development
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 4 (21.05%) UX Design
5 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) ES6
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (10.53%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Apiary
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft