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 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotium
Rank 588 610 555
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -55
Contract jobs citing Robotium 25 7 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.014% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.10% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 22
Median daily rate £510 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
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
7711 6852 6221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.72% 13.44% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5378 4583 4033
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 100 141
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.45 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.16 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

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 July 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 1 July 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 +9 21 £520 +22.35% 5
South West +1 2 £450 +5.88% 1
South East - 2 £388 -
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Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 25 (92.59%) Android
2 23 (85.19%) Appium
3 20 (74.07%) Automated Testing
4 19 (70.37%) Apple iOS
5 18 (66.67%) TDD
5 18 (66.67%) Pair Programming
6 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (59.26%) Ruby
8 15 (55.56%) Google
8 15 (55.56%) Android Development
8 15 (55.56%) Robolectric
8 15 (55.56%) Google Play
9 14 (51.85%) Gradle
9 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
9 14 (51.85%) Mockito
9 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
9 14 (51.85%) JUnit
10 13 (48.15%) Code Coverage
10 13 (48.15%) RESTful
10 13 (48.15%) JSON
10 13 (48.15%) jMock
10 13 (48.15%) Hamcrest
10 13 (48.15%) REST
10 13 (48.15%) Facebook
10 13 (48.15%) Analytics
10 13 (48.15%) git-flow
10 13 (48.15%) SOLID
11 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
12 11 (40.74%) QA
12 11 (40.74%) Jenkins

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 15 (55.56%) Google Play
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (85.19%) Appium
2 15 (55.56%) Robolectric
3 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (51.85%) Gradle
3 14 (51.85%) JUnit
3 14 (51.85%) Mockito
4 13 (48.15%) git-flow
4 13 (48.15%) Hamcrest
4 13 (48.15%) jMock
5 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
6 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
6 10 (37.04%) Selenium
7 9 (33.33%) Xcode
8 8 (29.63%) WebDriver
9 5 (18.52%) Protractor
9 5 (18.52%) SpecFlow
10 2 (7.41%) Android Studio
10 2 (7.41%) Calabash
10 2 (7.41%) Mechanoid
11 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Android Developer
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) QA Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Android Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Android Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) JSON
1 13 (48.15%) REST
1 13 (48.15%) RESTful
2 9 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 8 (29.63%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) ActionBarSherlock
6 1 (3.70%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Android
2 19 (70.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Automated Testing
2 18 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 18 (66.67%) TDD
3 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (55.56%) Android Development
5 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
6 13 (48.15%) Analytics
6 13 (48.15%) Code Coverage
6 13 (48.15%) SOLID
7 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
9 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
10 8 (29.63%) BDD
11 7 (25.93%) iOS Development
12 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (22.22%) Open Source
12 6 (22.22%) Web Development
13 3 (11.11%) Customer Insight
14 2 (7.41%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Ruby
2 10 (37.04%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Google
2 13 (48.15%) Facebook
3 10 (37.04%) Optimizely
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