The table below looks at the statistics for Robotlegs skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Robotlegs over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotlegs
Rank 655 - 617
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Robotlegs 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% - 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15413 14955 14841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.57% 26.78% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10766 9686 9710
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 202 204
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Robotlegs
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Robotlegs Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Robotlegs
Daily Rate Trend

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

Robotlegs Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Robotlegs
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Robotlegs Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Robotlegs
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robotlegs within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 £375 - 1
England - 3 £375 - 1

Robotlegs
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 4 (100.00%) Flash
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 3 (75.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Online Games
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Game Development

Robotlegs
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Flash Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Flash
2 3 (75.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Game Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree