The table below looks at the statistics for Robotium skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Robotium over the 3 months to 1 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotium
Rank 660 633 582
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -51
Contract jobs citing Robotium 4 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.025% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.049% 0.19% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 28
Median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8243 7343 6831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.75% 12.94% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5597 4708 4380
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 146 135
Median hourly rate £42.37 £37.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £25.95 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

Robotium
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Robotium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Robotium Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Robotium
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Robotium within the UK.

Robotium Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Robotium
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robotium within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
England -14 4 £425 +5.59% 3
London -27 4 £425 +5.59% 3
City of London +46 3 £425 - 2

Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 with a requirement for Robotium.

1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (93.75%) Appium
3 14 (87.50%) Java
3 14 (87.50%) Automated Testing
4 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (68.75%) Gradle
5 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
5 11 (68.75%) Mockito
5 11 (68.75%) Android SDK
5 11 (68.75%) Android Development
6 10 (62.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
6 10 (62.50%) Artifactory
6 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
6 10 (62.50%) User Stories
6 10 (62.50%) REST
6 10 (62.50%) RoboGuice
6 10 (62.50%) Ant
6 10 (62.50%) Publishing
6 10 (62.50%) Scrum
6 10 (62.50%) Subversion
6 10 (62.50%) Maven
6 10 (62.50%) JSON
7 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
7 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (56.25%) Travis CI
8 5 (31.25%) Android NDK
8 5 (31.25%) JNI

Robotium
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Appium
2 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (68.75%) Gradle
2 11 (68.75%) Mockito
3 10 (62.50%) Ant
3 10 (62.50%) Artifactory
3 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 10 (62.50%) Maven
3 10 (62.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (62.50%) Subversion
4 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (56.25%) Travis CI
5 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
6 3 (18.75%) Xcode
7 2 (12.50%) Calabash
8 1 (6.25%) Android Studio
8 1 (6.25%) eggPlant
8 1 (6.25%) UI Automator
General
1 10 (62.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Android Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Android Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Android SDK
2 10 (62.50%) JSON
2 10 (62.50%) REST
2 10 (62.50%) RoboGuice
3 5 (31.25%) Android NDK
3 5 (31.25%) JNI
4 4 (25.00%) RxJava
5 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.25%) ActionBarSherlock
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Android Development
4 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 10 (62.50%) User Stories
5 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) OOP
7 4 (25.00%) Workflow
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
9 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google
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