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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Android 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.79% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 3.14% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £388 £275 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -42.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £27.79
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -22.63%

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
96 159 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.95% 25.12% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 78 58
Median daily rate £331 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £175 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.73 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017, 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 (70.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (60.00%) Android Development
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (20.00%) Android SDK

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 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) Google Play
1 1 (10.00%) iTunes
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Material Design
4 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Android Development
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (10.00%) MVVM
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Kony
2 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft