The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 96 93 137
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +44
Contract jobs citing Android 33 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.33% 1.49% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.98% 6.86% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 11
Median daily rate £330 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+157.14% +7.69%
Android
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
552 612 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.23% 21.75% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 275 399
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 99 123
Median hourly rate £16.50 £27.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +52.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £43.85 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Android
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Android
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Android Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Android
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +13 13 £350 +40.00% 12
Essex +4 8 £300 -7.69% 1
Bedfordshire -1 7 £275 -24.13%
Hertfordshire -2 3 - - 14
Suffolk - 2 £488 - 2
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region with a requirement for Android.

1 31 (46.97%) Apple iOS
2 27 (40.91%) Android Development
3 21 (31.82%) Mobile App
3 21 (31.82%) Java
4 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.18%) Android SDK
5 12 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 11 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 11 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.15%) Web Services
7 10 (15.15%) Memory Management
7 10 (15.15%) Mercurial
8 9 (13.64%) Windows
9 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
9 8 (12.12%) Apple
9 8 (12.12%) Xamarin
9 8 (12.12%) RxJava
10 7 (10.61%) Mobile Development
10 7 (10.61%) Office 365
10 7 (10.61%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (10.61%) SAP
10 7 (10.61%) C#
10 7 (10.61%) CRM
10 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
10 7 (10.61%) Objective-C
11 6 (9.09%) Android Studio
12 5 (7.58%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (7.58%) iPad

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (3.03%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Heroku
3 2 (3.03%) Force.com
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.52%) DHCP
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) Skype
2 1 (1.52%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.15%) Mercurial
3 6 (9.09%) Android Studio
4 5 (7.58%) Selenium
4 5 (7.58%) Xcode
5 3 (4.55%) JIRA
5 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.55%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.52%) Appium
7 1 (1.52%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.52%) Mocha
General
1 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) Android Developer
3 9 (13.64%) iOS Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Automation Tester
6 5 (7.58%) iOS Android Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Tester
7 4 (6.06%) Designer
7 4 (6.06%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.03%) Android Tester
9 2 (3.03%) iOS Tester
9 2 (3.03%) Java Android Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Mobile Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Android SDK
2 10 (15.15%) Web Services
3 8 (12.12%) RxJava
4 5 (7.58%) SOAP
5 4 (6.06%) iOS SDK
5 4 (6.06%) RESTful
6 3 (4.55%) .NET
6 3 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (4.55%) HTML
6 3 (4.55%) JSON
6 3 (4.55%) Visualforce
7 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.03%) COM
7 2 (3.03%) CSS
7 2 (3.03%) REST
7 2 (3.03%) SAML
7 2 (3.03%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.52%) CSS3
8 1 (1.52%) Gson
8 1 (1.52%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 12 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.58%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.58%) iPad
3 5 (7.58%) Smartphone
4 4 (6.06%) iPhone
5 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.55%) User Experience
6 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (3.03%) BYOD
6 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.03%) Handset
6 2 (3.03%) PKI
7 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.52%) Informatics
7 1 (1.52%) NHS
7 1 (1.52%) Psychology
7 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.97%) Apple iOS
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.03%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Android Development
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 11 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 10 (15.15%) Memory Management
5 7 (10.61%) CRM
5 7 (10.61%) Mobile Development
6 5 (7.58%) Automated Testing
6 5 (7.58%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (6.06%) Automation Testing
7 4 (6.06%) ERP
7 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.55%) ETL
8 3 (4.55%) Migration
8 3 (4.55%) Product Management
8 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (10.61%) C#
2 7 (10.61%) Objective-C
3 5 (7.58%) C++
3 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.06%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) Apex Code
5 3 (4.55%) Ruby
5 3 (4.55%) SOQL
6 2 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
1 2 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Apple
2 8 (12.12%) Xamarin
3 7 (10.61%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (10.61%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) MobileIron
4 3 (4.55%) Siebel
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
5 2 (3.03%) Clearswift
5 2 (3.03%) ComArch
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Nintex
5 2 (3.03%) Nokia
5 2 (3.03%) Proofpoint
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.52%) Veeam