The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 24 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Android 18 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.23% 0.62% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.78% 4.00% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 5
Median daily rate £325 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-26.91% -34.35%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 50 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.45% 15.38% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 53
Median daily rate £350 £360 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +105.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £413 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £60.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Android.

1 22 (84.62%) Android Development
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) Android SDK
4 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
5 9 (34.62%) Data Structures
6 7 (26.92%) iOS SDK
6 7 (26.92%) Memory Management
6 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
6 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
7 6 (23.08%) C++
7 6 (23.08%) Digital Media
7 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 6 (23.08%) Android Studio
7 6 (23.08%) Material Design
8 5 (19.23%) Mobile Development
8 5 (19.23%) RxJava
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
9 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
10 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
10 3 (11.54%) Xcode
11 2 (7.69%) C#
11 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 2 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
11 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (7.69%) Xamarin

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.85%) RS-232
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Android Studio
3 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
3 3 (11.54%) Xcode
4 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 22 (84.62%) Android Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Android Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 4 (15.38%) iOS Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Radio Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 7 (26.92%) iOS SDK
3 6 (23.08%) Material Design
4 5 (19.23%) RxJava
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.85%) .NET
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) CSS
7 1 (3.85%) HTML
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Structures
2 6 (23.08%) Digital Media
2 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Android Development
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Memory Management
2 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
3 5 (19.23%) Mobile Development
4 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.85%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) BT
2 1 (3.85%) Samsung
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