Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 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.

Protractor
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 - 156
Rank change year-on-year - +156 -13
Contract jobs citing Protractor 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.59% - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Manchester median daily rate £350 - £400
North West median daily rate £350 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -9.68% -3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 693 489 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.11% 17.29% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 329 373
Manchester median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £290
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 20 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 £50.00 £42.25
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +3.13% +6.67%

Protractor
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Protractor in Manchester

Protractor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Protractor in Manchester

Protractor
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 Protractor within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 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 -
Protractor
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Protractor.

1 11 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (81.82%) User Experience
4 8 (72.73%) Axure RP
4 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (63.64%) TDD
6 6 (54.55%) Scrum
6 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
7 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (45.45%) HTML
7 5 (45.45%) Java
7 5 (45.45%) CSS3
7 5 (45.45%) HTML5
7 5 (45.45%) LESS
7 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (36.36%) Bower
8 4 (36.36%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
8 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
8 4 (36.36%) REST
8 4 (36.36%) Android
8 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 4 (36.36%) UX Design
8 4 (36.36%) Adobe
8 4 (36.36%) Windows
8 4 (36.36%) Workflow
8 4 (36.36%) JIRA
8 4 (36.36%) jQuery

Protractor
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:

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (72.73%) Axure RP
3 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
3 4 (36.36%) Bower
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Appium
4 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
4 2 (18.18%) Robot Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) gulp
5 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) LESS
2 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (36.36%) Handlebars
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 1 (9.09%) D3.js
5 1 (9.09%) Laravel
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) UX Design
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) System Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle