The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 57 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.13% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.15% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-41.66% -
Android Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
705 689 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 92.11% 92.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 384 383
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.75 £13.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -8.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £11.20 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Developer across the Birmingham region.

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Android Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) Game Development
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) J2ME
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (40.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Java