Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Robotium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Robotium over the 6 months to 27 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 803 826 837
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11 -60
Contract jobs citing Robotium 5 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.037% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.032% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 36 18
England median daily rate £450 £500 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +24.61% +7.72%
10th Percentile £415 £378 £325
90th Percentile £555 £550 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15831 15756 13630
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.02% 15.52% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10832 10845 8984
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £270
90th Percentile £598 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 270 233
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -0.79%
10th Percentile £28.75 £27.43 £21.52
90th Percentile £54.75 £52.50 £48.60
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

Robotium
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Robotium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Robotium in England

Robotium
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Robotium in England

Robotium
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Robotium in England over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Robotium in England

Robotium
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robotium within the England region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
London -13 4 £450 -13.46%
East of England - 1 - -
Robotium
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 England region with a requirement for Robotium.

1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Appium
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Calabash
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) SDET
3 2 (40.00%) ES6
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ActionBarSherlock
4 1 (20.00%) Mechanoid
4 1 (20.00%) Robolectric
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber

Robotium
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Appium
2 3 (60.00%) Calabash
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Mechanoid
3 1 (20.00%) Robolectric
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Tester
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) ActionBarSherlock
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) SDET
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ES6
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby