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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotium
Rank 603 616 608
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Robotium 21 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.092% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 9
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
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
8385 7600 6773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.93% 14.44% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5668 5081 4564
Median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 163 106
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £24.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +20 8 £423 +20.71% 3
South West +18 6 £513 +20.58%
North West - 3 £428 -
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
South East - 2 £300 -
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Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 38 (86.36%) Android
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) Android Development
4 25 (56.82%) Appium
5 24 (54.55%) Automated Testing
5 24 (54.55%) Robolectric
6 23 (52.27%) Google Play
6 23 (52.27%) Google
6 23 (52.27%) TDD
7 22 (50.00%) Apple iOS
8 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
8 21 (47.73%) Pair Programming
9 20 (45.45%) JUnit
9 20 (45.45%) E-Commerce
10 19 (43.18%) JSON
10 19 (43.18%) REST
11 18 (40.91%) Gradle
11 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
12 17 (38.64%) Mockito
12 17 (38.64%) Ruby
13 16 (36.36%) Automation Testing
13 16 (36.36%) Java
14 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (34.09%) RESTful
15 14 (31.82%) Hamcrest
15 14 (31.82%) Facebook
15 14 (31.82%) Analytics
15 14 (31.82%) jMock
15 14 (31.82%) QA
15 14 (31.82%) Web Services

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 23 (52.27%) Google Play
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (56.82%) Appium
2 24 (54.55%) Robolectric
3 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
4 20 (45.45%) JUnit
5 18 (40.91%) Gradle
5 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
6 17 (38.64%) Mockito
7 14 (31.82%) git-flow
7 14 (31.82%) Hamcrest
7 14 (31.82%) jMock
8 9 (20.45%) Cucumber
8 9 (20.45%) Selenium
9 8 (18.18%) Mechanoid
9 8 (18.18%) Xcode
10 7 (15.91%) WebDriver
11 5 (11.36%) Calabash
11 5 (11.36%) Protractor
11 5 (11.36%) SpecFlow
12 4 (9.09%) Android Studio
12 4 (9.09%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (6.82%) Publishing
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Android Developer
1 26 (59.09%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Senior Android Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.45%) QA Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Tester
5 4 (9.09%) Android Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.82%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Android Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) iOS Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Android Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) JSON
1 19 (43.18%) REST
2 15 (34.09%) RESTful
3 14 (31.82%) Web Services
4 10 (22.73%) iOS SDK
5 8 (18.18%) ActionBarSherlock
6 7 (15.91%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (9.09%) CSS
7 4 (9.09%) HTML
7 4 (9.09%) XML
8 2 (4.55%) Android SDK
8 2 (4.55%) RoboGuice
9 1 (2.27%) Android NDK
9 1 (2.27%) JNI
9 1 (2.27%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Streaming Media
3 2 (4.55%) Fintech
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Android
2 22 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) Android Development
3 24 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 23 (52.27%) TDD
5 21 (47.73%) Pair Programming
6 20 (45.45%) E-Commerce
7 16 (36.36%) Automation Testing
8 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (31.82%) Analytics
9 14 (31.82%) Code Coverage
9 14 (31.82%) SOLID
10 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
11 12 (27.27%) Test Automation
12 11 (25.00%) Webhook
13 10 (22.73%) BDD
13 10 (22.73%) Integration Testing
13 10 (22.73%) Usability Testing
14 9 (20.45%) iOS Development
15 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (15.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) Ruby
2 16 (36.36%) Java
3 11 (25.00%) Python
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) C#
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.27%) Groovy
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Google
2 14 (31.82%) Facebook
3 11 (25.00%) Optimizely