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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 35 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Android 11 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.01% 1.83% 2.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.40% 5.15% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £331 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £308 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £381 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+119.23% -50.00%
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
131 136 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.89% 35.51% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 92 58
Median daily rate £350 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £410 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 May 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 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
1 8 (61.54%) Android Development
2 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
5 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
6 3 (23.08%) Memory Management
6 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (15.38%) Presales
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) Android Studio
7 2 (15.38%) RxJava
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) User Experience
7 2 (15.38%) SOQL
7 2 (15.38%) Heroku
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) Force.com
7 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
7 2 (15.38%) Apex Code
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (15.38%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (15.38%) System Testing

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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Force.com
1 2 (15.38%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
3 2 (15.38%) Android Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Android Developer
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Android Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
3 2 (15.38%) COM
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) RxJava
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
3 2 (15.38%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Android Development
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 3 (23.08%) Memory Management
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Presales
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) UX Design
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Apex Code
2 2 (15.38%) SOQL
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) Siebel
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Apple