The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Robotics over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Robotics
Rank 411 422 427
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Robotics 4 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.046% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.12% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £850 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.58% +78.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £385 £218
% change year-on-year
- +77.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8622 8947 9751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.36% 37.37% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5961 5951 6649
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 183 197
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Robotics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Robotics across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Robotics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Robotics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Robotics Daily Rate Trend in London

Robotics
Top 4 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Robotics 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 Robotics.

1 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (20.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Robotics 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 Robotics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Final Cut Pro
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Broadcast Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Process Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Robotic Process Automation
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Apple