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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Robotium
UK / England
Rank 563 605 583
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -22
Contract jobs citing Robotium 5 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.070% 0.071% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Median daily rate £460 £380 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% +10.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £516 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate - £380 £365
% change year-on-year
- +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7161 7005 6447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.30% 14.65% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4843 4668 4324
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 180 119
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £29.64 £27.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.73 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +13.10%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 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
London +10 5 £460 -16.36%
Robotium
UK

Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Android
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Android Development
5 4 (33.33%) Android Studio
5 4 (33.33%) Docker
5 4 (33.33%) Calabash
5 4 (33.33%) Robot Framework
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) OOP
6 3 (25.00%) SQLite
6 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Robolectric
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 2 (16.67%) Appium
7 2 (16.67%) Gradle
7 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) Fintech

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 4 (33.33%) Calabash
1 4 (33.33%) Robot Framework
2 3 (25.00%) Robolectric
3 2 (16.67%) Appium
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Gradle
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Mechanoid
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Android Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Android Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Android Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) ActionBarSherlock
3 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Android Development
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) ES6
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker