The first table below looks at the demand for Android Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 56 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Android Development 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.88% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.32% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£263 £363 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £295
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 379 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.58% 66.84% 70.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 207 240
Average daily rate £360 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £175.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.14% +1106.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.90 £15.49 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Android Development
West Midlands

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development.

1 6 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Xcode
4 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) J2ME
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Sencha

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
2 1 (16.67%) J2ME
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) IIBA
1 1 (16.67%) CBAP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Sencha
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