Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 200 182
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 -
Contract jobs citing Robot Framework 17 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.71% 0.84% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
East of England median daily rate £503 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.82% +31.16% -
10th Percentile £413 £290 £236
90th Percentile £558 £528 £376
England median daily rate £525 £500 £325
% change year-on-year +5.00% +53.85% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 997 948 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.30% 18.82% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 578 391
East of England median daily rate £450 £428 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.27% +2.50%
10th Percentile £311 £309 £263
90th Percentile £594 £575 £530
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 42
East of England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.75 £41.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.71% +4.63% +4.53%
10th Percentile £33.10 £36.18 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.88 £63.75 £53.63
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Robot Framework in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 December 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
Essex +4 16 £503 -0.50%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Robot Framework
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (94.12%) Docker
2 16 (94.12%) Microservices
2 16 (94.12%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) Scrum
5 10 (58.82%) MySQL
6 9 (52.94%) J2EE
6 9 (52.94%) QA
6 9 (52.94%) Kanban
6 9 (52.94%) Test Strategy
6 9 (52.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (52.94%) Ansible
6 9 (52.94%) Terraform
7 8 (47.06%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 8 (47.06%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (41.18%) Linux
9 6 (35.29%) IBM
9 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
9 6 (35.29%) Spring
9 6 (35.29%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
9 6 (35.29%) AppDynamics
9 6 (35.29%) DevOps
9 6 (35.29%) Kibana
10 5 (29.41%) Sensu
10 5 (29.41%) logstash
10 5 (29.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (29.41%) WildFly

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 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (29.41%) WildFly
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) PuTTY
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) CodeSonar
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) git-flow
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) QA Tester
1 9 (52.94%) Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior QA Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Tester
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Tester
5 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (11.76%) QA Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) J2EE
2 8 (47.06%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (35.29%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (35.29%) Spring
3 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
4 5 (29.41%) Sensu
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) Django
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) LAMP
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.88%) STL
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (94.12%) Microservices
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Scrum
5 9 (52.94%) Kanban
5 9 (52.94%) Test Strategy
6 8 (47.06%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 6 (35.29%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) QMS
8 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
9 2 (11.76%) CMMI
9 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL
9 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
9 2 (11.76%) QA Automation
9 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
10 1 (5.88%) API Design
10 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineering
10 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) IRCA
3 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) GIAC
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) SANS
4 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Ansible
1 9 (52.94%) Terraform
2 6 (35.29%) Kibana
3 5 (29.41%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (29.41%) logstash
4 1 (5.88%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) AppDynamics
1 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle