Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Robotics in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Robotics over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 557 582 576
Rank change year-on-year +25 -6 +15
Contract jobs citing Robotics 73 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.048% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.13% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 10 8
London median daily rate £600 £323 £591
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.05% -45.45% -30.44%
10th Percentile £375 £266 £355
90th Percentile £738 £625 £789
England median daily rate £525 £340 £435
% change year-on-year +54.41% -21.84% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +32.65% -30.00% -

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,760 15,227 16,252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.20% 36.25% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,864 10,693 11,374
London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 255 269
London median hourly rate £21.90 £21.03 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.14% +0.57% +16.17%
10th Percentile £12.73 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £44.05
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.10% +14.29%

Robotics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Robotics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Robotics in London

Robotics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Robotics in London

Robotics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Robotics in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Robotics in London

Robotics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Robotics within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Central London -8 14 £725 +90.79% 9
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Robotics 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 London region with a requirement for Robotics.

1 33 (45.21%) Machine Learning
2 26 (35.62%) Blue Prism
3 24 (32.88%) Finance
4 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (31.51%) Robotic Process Automation
5 20 (27.40%) Banking
6 14 (19.18%) Python
7 12 (16.44%) Analytics
8 11 (15.07%) Big Data
8 11 (15.07%) Open Source
8 11 (15.07%) KYC
9 10 (13.70%) Project Management
9 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
9 10 (13.70%) Data Mining
9 10 (13.70%) Java
9 10 (13.70%) Investment Banking
9 10 (13.70%) R
9 10 (13.70%) Natural Language Processing
10 9 (12.33%) Data Analytics
10 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 9 (12.33%) Front Office
11 8 (10.96%) IBM
11 8 (10.96%) Big Data Analytics
12 7 (9.59%) Apache Spark
12 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
12 7 (9.59%) Use Case
12 7 (9.59%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (9.59%) Apache
13 6 (8.22%) SQL

Robotics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) Apache
1 7 (9.59%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) SPSS
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) SAP CO
1 5 (6.85%) SAP FI
1 5 (6.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.11%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.37%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.37%) Dialogflow
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Big Data
2 10 (13.70%) Data Mining
3 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.85%) Mahout
4 5 (6.85%) Neo4j
5 3 (4.11%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.37%) Flink
6 1 (1.37%) KNIME
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Selenium
2 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.37%) CMake
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 20 (27.40%) Banking
3 10 (13.70%) Investment Banking
4 9 (12.33%) Front Office
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Architect
3 11 (15.07%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.33%) Machine Learning Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Python Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Lead Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Delivery Project Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Finance Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Finance Project Manager
6 5 (6.85%) SAP Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.85%) SAP Financial Project Manager
6 5 (6.85%) SAP Manager
6 5 (6.85%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.11%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) MLlib
3 4 (5.48%) HTML
4 2 (2.74%) REST
4 2 (2.74%) TensorFlow
4 2 (2.74%) XML
5 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) Django
5 1 (1.37%) Keras
5 1 (1.37%) Middleware
5 1 (1.37%) MXNet
5 1 (1.37%) SOAP
5 1 (1.37%) Theano
5 1 (1.37%) Velocity
5 1 (1.37%) WSDL
5 1 (1.37%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Linked Data
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) FMCG
4 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.37%) PMI
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Machine Learning
2 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) Robotic Process Automation
3 12 (16.44%) Analytics
4 11 (15.07%) KYC
4 11 (15.07%) Open Source
5 10 (13.70%) Project Management
5 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
6 9 (12.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 9 (12.33%) Data Analytics
7 8 (10.96%) Big Data Analytics
8 7 (9.59%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (9.59%) Use Case
9 6 (8.22%) Scrum
9 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.85%) Content Management
10 5 (6.85%) CRM
10 5 (6.85%) Information Management
10 5 (6.85%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.85%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) Python
2 10 (13.70%) Java
2 10 (13.70%) R
3 6 (8.22%) MATLAB
3 6 (8.22%) SQL
4 5 (6.85%) C#
4 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.85%) SPARQL
4 5 (6.85%) VBA
5 4 (5.48%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Blue Prism
2 8 (10.96%) IBM
3 6 (8.22%) SAP
4 5 (6.85%) Kofax
5 2 (2.74%) Casewise
5 2 (2.74%) Google
5 2 (2.74%) Pega
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.37%) CA