The table below looks at the statistics for Robotium skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Robotium over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotium
Rank 603 593 560
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Contract jobs citing Robotium 10 12 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.024% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.19% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 23
Median daily rate £425 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £455 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
7587 6418 6206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.41% 13.03% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5268 4231 4096
Median daily rate £430 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 114 140
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £21.99 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £45.00 £49.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

Robotium
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Robotium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Robotium across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Robotium Daily Rate Histogram in England

Robotium
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robotium within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +6 9 £463 +14.90% 2
South East -20 1 £350 -
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Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Robotium 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 England region with a requirement for Robotium.

1 12 (85.71%) Android
2 11 (78.57%) Appium
3 10 (71.43%) Automated Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) Java
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (50.00%) Mockito
6 7 (50.00%) Gradle
6 7 (50.00%) Android Development
7 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
7 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
7 6 (42.86%) REST
7 6 (42.86%) JSON
7 6 (42.86%) QA
8 5 (35.71%) Selenium
8 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
8 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
8 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (35.71%) TDD
8 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
8 5 (35.71%) Scrum
9 4 (28.57%) Xcode
9 4 (28.57%) JUnit
9 4 (28.57%) Google
9 4 (28.57%) User Stories
9 4 (28.57%) Android SDK
9 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
9 4 (28.57%) Robolectric
9 4 (28.57%) Google Play

Robotium
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Google Play
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Appium
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) Gradle
2 7 (50.00%) Mockito
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) JUnit
5 4 (28.57%) Robolectric
5 4 (28.57%) Xcode
6 3 (21.43%) Ant
6 3 (21.43%) Artifactory
6 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (21.43%) git-flow
6 3 (21.43%) Hamcrest
6 3 (21.43%) jMock
6 3 (21.43%) Maven
6 3 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) QA Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Android Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
1 6 (42.86%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) Android SDK
3 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) RoboGuice
4 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) ActionBarSherlock
5 1 (7.14%) Android NDK
5 1 (7.14%) JNI
5 1 (7.14%) RxJava
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Android Development
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Code Coverage
6 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (21.43%) SOLID
7 2 (14.29%) Workflow
8 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.14%) OO
8 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) Facebook
3 2 (14.29%) Optimizely