Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Robot Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Robot Framework over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 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.

Robot Framework
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 190 185
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +15
Contract jobs citing Robot Framework 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.090% 0.022% 0.060%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.12% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
East of England median daily rate £349 - £320
England median daily rate £475 £500 £455
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -27.78% -

Robot Framework is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 805 808 665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.09% 18.07% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 504 412
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% +5.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £566 £506
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 53 36
East of England median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.32% -8.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £24.77 £35.00 £31.13
90th Percentile £50.70 £53.75 £52.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +14.74%

Robot Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Robot Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Robot Framework in the East of England

Robot Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Robot Framework in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Robot Framework in the East of England

Robot Framework
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robot Framework within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 £343 -
Essex - 1 £338 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 -
Robot Framework
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Robot Framework 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 East of England region with a requirement for Robot Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) vREST
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Robot Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) vREST
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA