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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 27 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing Android 10 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.23% 3.05% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.23% 15.00% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Median daily rate £350 £250 £191
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +30.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £188 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £222
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+171.42% +7.69%
Android
Cambridgeshire

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
52 100 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.77% 20.33% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 71
Median daily rate £363 £288 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £150 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 31
Median hourly rate £17.25 £60.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £24.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Android.

1 23 (74.19%) Android Development
2 17 (54.84%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) Mobile App
3 14 (45.16%) Apple iOS
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
5 11 (35.48%) Multithreading
5 11 (35.48%) Data Structures
6 10 (32.26%) Android SDK
6 10 (32.26%) Memory Management
6 10 (32.26%) Mercurial
7 9 (29.03%) iOS Development
8 8 (25.81%) RxJava
8 8 (25.81%) Web Services
9 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
9 6 (19.35%) Android Studio
10 5 (16.13%) Mobile Development
10 5 (16.13%) Xcode
10 5 (16.13%) C++
11 4 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (12.90%) iOS SDK
12 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
12 3 (9.68%) CRM
12 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
12 3 (9.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 2 (6.45%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
13 2 (6.45%) RESTful
13 2 (6.45%) UX Design
13 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Force.com
1 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (32.26%) Mercurial
3 6 (19.35%) Android Studio
4 5 (16.13%) Xcode
5 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Android Developer
3 9 (29.03%) iOS Developer
4 5 (16.13%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Objective-C Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Android Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile UX Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Android SDK
2 8 (25.81%) RxJava
2 8 (25.81%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) iOS SDK
4 3 (9.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) COM
6 1 (3.23%) Gson
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Mobile App
2 11 (35.48%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.45%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (6.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Android Development
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Multithreading
4 10 (32.26%) Memory Management
5 9 (29.03%) iOS Development
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile Development
7 4 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
9 2 (6.45%) ERP
9 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) UX Design
10 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
10 1 (3.23%) Product Management
10 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
10 1 (3.23%) System Testing
10 1 (3.23%) TDD
10 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
3 5 (16.13%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) SOQL
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe
1 1 (3.23%) Apple
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (3.23%) SAP
1 1 (3.23%) Siebel
1 1 (3.23%) Xamarin