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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 65 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Android Development 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.80% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £419 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +52.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.42%
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
615 623 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.39% 76.25% 72.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 426 288
Median daily rate £375 £363 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Android SDK
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Streaming Video
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Google Play
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Lead Android Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google