The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 54 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Android Development 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.00% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £263 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £19.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+89.74% -40.90%
Android Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 498 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.70% 69.85% 69.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 308 240
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 2
Average hourly rate £27.25 £15.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.66% -91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
5 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Apple
5 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (28.57%) Telerik
5 2 (28.57%) Google
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Game Development
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) J2ME

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Android Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Android SDK
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (14.29%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Telerik
1 2 (28.57%) Google