The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Robotics over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Robotics
England / South East
Rank 237 255 254
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Robotics 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.012% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.038% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +56.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2194 2615 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.98% 31.87% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1229 1513 1491
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 165 165
Median hourly rate £19.63 £32.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.07% +81.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Robotics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Robotics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Robotics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Robotics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Robotics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Robotics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Robotics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Robotics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Berkshire - 1 - - 3
Robotics
England

Robotics
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Robotics 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 South East region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10

Robotics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python