Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Jasmine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Jasmine over the 6 months to 16 July 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.

Jasmine
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 181 159
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22 +66
Contract jobs citing Jasmine 18 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.92% 3.47% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 24
North West median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £318 £313 £338
90th Percentile £475 £475 £645
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Jasmine 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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 936 1,238 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.62% 20.09% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 801 627
North West median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +4.23%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £273
90th Percentile £600 £560 £525
England median daily rate £485 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +2.11% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 66
North West median hourly rate £42.00 £38.25 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.80% -7.55% -1.19%
10th Percentile £36.15 £27.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £47.48 £50.00 £48.50
England median hourly rate £44.92 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.68% - -

Jasmine
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Jasmine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Jasmine in the North West

Jasmine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Jasmine in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Jasmine in the North West

Jasmine
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jasmine in the North West over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jasmine in the North West

Jasmine
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jasmine within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Manchester -16 10 £450 +20.00% 8
Cheshire +21 4 £323 -
Lancashire -3 3 £413 -5.66%
Jasmine
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Jasmine 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 North West region with a requirement for Jasmine.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 12 (66.67%) Selenium
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) Integration Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (50.00%) JMeter
6 8 (44.44%) BDD
7 7 (38.89%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
7 7 (38.89%) C#
7 7 (38.89%) .NET
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
8 6 (33.33%) QA
8 6 (33.33%) DevOps
8 6 (33.33%) REST
8 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (33.33%) SDET
9 5 (27.78%) SDLC
9 5 (27.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
9 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 5 (27.78%) Coaching
9 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
10 4 (22.22%) Mocha
10 4 (22.22%) DevExpress
10 4 (22.22%) Git (software)

Jasmine
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
1 2 (11.11%) npm
2 1 (5.56%) BrowserStack
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Selenium
2 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (50.00%) JMeter
4 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
5 5 (27.78%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) Mocha
6 4 (22.22%) Protractor
7 3 (16.67%) HP UFT
7 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
7 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.11%) Artifactory
8 2 (11.11%) Grunt
8 2 (11.11%) gulp
8 2 (11.11%) JIRA
8 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (11.11%) Subversion
9 1 (5.56%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Angular Developer
2 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 6 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) Angular 2
3 4 (22.22%) D3.js
3 4 (22.22%) Ext JS
3 4 (22.22%) FusionCharts
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Sass
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) LESS
5 2 (11.11%) React
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
6 1 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 10 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) BDD
5 7 (38.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) DevOps
6 6 (33.33%) SDET
7 5 (27.78%) Coaching
7 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 5 (27.78%) SDLC
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
8 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Technical Debt
8 4 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
8 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
6 4 (22.22%) ES7
6 4 (22.22%) ES8
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) DevExpress
1 4 (22.22%) Infragistics
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat