The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 27 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Contract jobs citing Android 23 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.45% 1.02% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.55% 4.88% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Median daily rate £325 £505 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.64% +124.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £21.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+61.62% -28.80%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
124 123 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.98% 20.88% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 50 54
Median daily rate £350 £276 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.69% +0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £165 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 32
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +26 17 £325 -35.64% 9
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 21 (84.00%) Android Development
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Android SDK
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Data Structures
5 9 (36.00%) Android Studio
5 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (28.00%) Memory Management
6 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (24.00%) Material Design
8 5 (20.00%) Mobile Development
8 5 (20.00%) RxJava
8 5 (20.00%) iOS SDK
8 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) Digital Media
10 3 (12.00%) Mercurial
10 3 (12.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) Python
10 3 (12.00%) C++
10 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
10 3 (12.00%) Wireless
11 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.00%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (4.00%) C#
12 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
12 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
12 1 (4.00%) REST

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (12.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Android Studio
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) Android Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Android Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Android SDK
2 6 (24.00%) Material Design
3 5 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 5 (20.00%) RxJava
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Android Development
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Memory Management
3 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) C++
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Apple
1 1 (4.00%) BT
1 1 (4.00%) Samsung
1 1 (4.00%) Xamarin