The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Robotium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Robotium over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Robotium
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 153 197
Rank change year-on-year -11 +44  
Contract jobs citing Robotium 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.061% 0.086% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.53% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £488 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Robotium is in the development application skills category. The next 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 development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 626 563 705
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 19.21% 16.13% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 469 535
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £334 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.04
% change year-on-year +0.49% +14.17%  

Robotium
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Robotium as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Robotium in the City of London

Robotium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Robotium in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Robotium in the City of London

Robotium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Robotium in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Robotium in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Robotium.

1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) ActionBarSherlock
2 1 (50.00%) Mechanoid
2 1 (50.00%) Robolectric
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing

Robotium
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Appium
1 1 (50.00%) Calabash
1 1 (50.00%) Mechanoid
1 1 (50.00%) Robolectric
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActionBarSherlock
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java