Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 603 609
Rank change year-on-year +53 +6 -19
Contract jobs citing Robotics 52 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.036% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 1 2
London median daily rate £550 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £344 £425 £275
90th Percentile £738 £475 £725
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -24.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year -21.05% - -

Robotics is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 16029 16810 17112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.11% 37.04% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11354 12081 11939
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 220 302
London median hourly rate £21.90 £20.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +3.15% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £12.29
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.25 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -5.13%

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 27 July 2017.

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 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
Central London - 15 £725 - 4
South London - 1 £163 -
Robotics
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 29 (55.77%) Robotic Process Automation
2 22 (42.31%) Blue Prism
3 19 (36.54%) Finance
4 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (30.77%) Machine Learning
6 15 (28.85%) Banking
7 13 (25.00%) OO
8 10 (19.23%) C#
8 10 (19.23%) .NET
8 10 (19.23%) Python
9 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
9 9 (17.31%) Analytics
10 8 (15.38%) Web Development
11 7 (13.46%) CSS
11 7 (13.46%) HTML
11 7 (13.46%) Java
11 7 (13.46%) Data Analytics
12 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
12 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
12 6 (11.54%) Front Office
12 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
12 6 (11.54%) Degree
13 5 (9.62%) Lean Six Sigma
13 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
13 5 (9.62%) Six Sigma
13 5 (9.62%) SAP
13 5 (9.62%) Linux
13 5 (9.62%) Data Mining
13 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.92%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.85%) KNIME
3 1 (1.92%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Banking
3 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
4 6 (11.54%) Front Office
5 3 (5.77%) Retail
6 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.92%) Electronics
7 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Automation Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Machine Learning Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Python Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Digital Transformation
7 2 (3.85%) Junior
7 2 (3.85%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Process Manager
7 2 (3.85%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.85%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) CSS
2 7 (13.46%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.92%) Django
4 1 (1.92%) MXNet
4 1 (1.92%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.92%) React
4 1 (1.92%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.92%) Theano
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) FMCG
3 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Unix
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Robotic Process Automation
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.77%) Machine Learning
4 13 (25.00%) OO
5 9 (17.31%) Analytics
6 8 (15.38%) Web Development
7 7 (13.46%) Data Analytics
8 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.62%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (9.62%) Six Sigma
9 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) ChatOps
10 4 (7.69%) Code Coverage
10 4 (7.69%) High Availability
10 4 (7.69%) OOP
10 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (7.69%) Workflow
11 3 (5.77%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) C#
1 10 (19.23%) Python
2 7 (13.46%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) C++
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 2 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Blue Prism
2 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 4 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Alteryx
4 2 (3.85%) Pega
5 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Kofax
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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