The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 60 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Android 6 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.83% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.58% 6.38% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £355 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+144.64% +7.69%
Android
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 94 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.31% 13.02% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 71
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £165 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.59 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (44.44%) Android Development
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Mobile

Android
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Google Play
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Junos
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) BYOD
3 1 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
2 1 (11.11%) Kony
2 1 (11.11%) MobileIron