The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Jasmine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Jasmine over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Jasmine
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 128 126
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Contract jobs citing Jasmine 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.037% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% 0.23% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £440 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.23% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +10.71% -9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 302 433 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.59% 15.83% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 226 131
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £31.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +19.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £40.00 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Jasmine
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Jasmine as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Jasmine in the West Midlands

Jasmine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Jasmine in the West Midlands

Jasmine
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jasmine within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 2 - -
Birmingham -1 1 £440 +35.23% 1
Jasmine
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Jasmine 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Jasmine.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
4 9 (75.00%) Node.js
4 9 (75.00%) CSS3
4 9 (75.00%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) Confluence
5 7 (58.33%) Sass
5 7 (58.33%) JIRA
5 7 (58.33%) Protractor
6 6 (50.00%) HipChat
6 6 (50.00%) Retail
6 6 (50.00%) Analytics
6 6 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
6 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
7 5 (41.67%) Finance
8 4 (33.33%) TDD
8 4 (33.33%) BDD
8 4 (33.33%) gulp
8 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 3 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (25.00%) Grunt
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (25.00%) Mocha
9 3 (25.00%) Scrum
9 3 (25.00%) Java

Jasmine
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (58.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) HipChat
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) Protractor
3 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (33.33%) gulp
5 3 (25.00%) Grunt
5 3 (25.00%) Mocha
6 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (16.67%) Vagrant
7 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (8.33%) Selenium
7 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) UI Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) CSS3
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
3 9 (75.00%) Node.js
4 7 (58.33%) Sass
5 6 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (16.67%) React
7 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
7 1 (8.33%) Behat
7 1 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
7 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Struts
7 1 (8.33%) Struts2
7 1 (8.33%) Twig
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile First
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) ES6
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible