The first table below looks at the demand for Robotlegs 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 Robotlegs over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotlegs
Rank 555 547 562
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing Robotlegs 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.023% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate
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£360 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13762 13268 14024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.48% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8997 8612 8708
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 271 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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Robotlegs
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Robotlegs across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Robotlegs Jobs Demand Trend in England

Robotlegs
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Robotlegs Daily Rate Trend in England

Robotlegs
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Robotlegs across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Robotlegs Daily Rate Histogram in England

Robotlegs
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Robotlegs across the England region.

Robotlegs Hourly Rate Trend in England

Robotlegs
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Robotlegs 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 Robotlegs.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) WiX
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Flash Builder
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Lua

Robotlegs
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Robotlegs 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 Robotlegs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) Flash Builder
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) WiX
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Lua
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe