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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 34 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Android 4 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.38% 2.87% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.35% 15.58% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £350 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £228 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +30.00%
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
63 77 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.80% 18.42% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 63
Median daily rate £350 £320 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +82.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £413 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £38.75 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.41% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 18 (75.00%) Android Development
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (37.50%) Memory Management
4 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 9 (37.50%) Data Structures
4 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 9 (37.50%) Android SDK
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
5 7 (29.17%) Mercurial
5 7 (29.17%) RxJava
6 6 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (25.00%) Android Studio
7 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
7 5 (20.83%) Xcode
7 5 (20.83%) C++
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
9 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
9 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
10 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
10 2 (8.33%) C#
11 1 (4.17%) HTML
11 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Wireless

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 (4.17%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.17%) RS-232
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Mercurial
3 6 (25.00%) Android Studio
4 5 (20.83%) Xcode
5 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Android Developer
3 7 (29.17%) iOS Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 3 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Android Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Android SDK
2 7 (29.17%) RxJava
3 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
6 1 (4.17%) .NET
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) Gson
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) Material Design
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Structures
1 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Android Development
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Memory Management
2 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (20.83%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.17%) BT
2 1 (4.17%) Samsung
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