Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Robotics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 120 207
Rank change year-on-year -59 +87 +34
Contract jobs citing Robotics 2 2 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.050% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.28% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - £638 £550
Median % change year-on-year - +15.91% -21.43%
Central London median daily rate - £638 £550
% change year-on-year - +15.91% -21.43%

Robotics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,459 710 1,737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.28% 35.66% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,110 507 1,344
10th Percentile £381 £325 £300
25th Percentile £488 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £788 £725 £700
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 23
10th Percentile £20.78 £14.03 £12.15
25th Percentile £32.61 £23.00 £13.01
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.75 £20.83
Median % change year-on-year +6.29% +71.63% +8.21%
75th Percentile £58.94 £44.50 £23.34
90th Percentile £62.65 £47.58 £48.38
Central London median hourly rate £38.50 £33.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.07% +60.71% +9.09%

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Robotics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in the City of London

Robotics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Robotics in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Robotics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Robotics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Trello
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PagerDuty
2 1 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Postman
2 1 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Robotics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Gatling
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Postman
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mechatronics
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Accessibility
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PagerDuty
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk