The table below looks at the statistics for Robotium skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Robotium over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Robotium
Rank 579 521 546
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +25
Contract jobs citing Robotium 7 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.071% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.56% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £277 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6772 6098 5158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.36% 12.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4523 3938 3275
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 134 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Robotium
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Robotium across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Robotium Jobs Demand Trend in England

Robotium
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Robotium across the England region.

Robotium Daily Rate Trend in England

Robotium
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robotium within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -36 4 £425 +30.76% 2
South West - 3 £425 -
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Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Robotium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Robotium.

1 19 (90.48%) Java
1 19 (90.48%) Android
2 16 (76.19%) Android Development
2 16 (76.19%) OO
3 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) Robolectric
4 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (42.86%) uiautomator
6 8 (38.10%) Appium
6 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
7 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (33.33%) OOP
8 6 (28.57%) Calabash
8 6 (28.57%) BDD
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Android SDK
9 5 (23.81%) User Experience
9 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
9 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
10 4 (19.05%) RoboGuice
11 3 (14.29%) ActionBarSherlock
11 3 (14.29%) Mechanoid
11 3 (14.29%) Google
11 3 (14.29%) JNI
11 3 (14.29%) Maven

Robotium
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Robotium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Robotium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) uiautomator
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Robolectric
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (38.10%) Appium
4 6 (28.57%) Calabash
5 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
6 3 (14.29%) Mechanoid
6 3 (14.29%) Mockito
6 3 (14.29%) Artifactory
6 3 (14.29%) Selenium
6 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (14.29%) Ant
6 3 (14.29%) Subversion
6 3 (14.29%) Maven
7 2 (9.52%) JIRA
7 2 (9.52%) TestNG
7 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
7 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
8 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 1 (4.76%) Android Studio
8 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 3 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
1 13 (61.90%) Android Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Android Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Android SDK
2 4 (19.05%) RoboGuice
3 3 (14.29%) ActionBarSherlock
3 3 (14.29%) Android NDK
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) JNI
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Android
2 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Phone
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) OO
1 16 (76.19%) Android Development
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
6 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 7 (33.33%) OOP
7 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) BDD
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
10 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (14.29%) OOD
10 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (14.29%) Kanban
10 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Open Source
11 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Google