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 21 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England / East of England
Rank 58 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -2
Contract jobs citing Android 70 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.30% 0.64% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.59% 2.71% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 16
Median daily rate £350 £320 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £268 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.51 £23.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.72% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-26.91% -34.35%

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
515 553 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.25% 23.45% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 273 340
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £146 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 124 130
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £50.68 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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
Essex +18 23 £350 -15.15% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 22 £325 - 11
Bedfordshire +22 18 £450 - 2
Hertfordshire - 5 £300 - 9
Norfolk +3 1 £450 +40.62% 3
Suffolk -11 1 - -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Android.

1 66 (59.46%) Android Development
2 51 (45.95%) Java
3 50 (45.05%) Apple iOS
4 40 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (29.73%) Mobile App
6 25 (22.52%) Android SDK
7 23 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (19.82%) TDD
8 22 (19.82%) JavaScript
9 18 (16.22%) Software Engineering
9 18 (16.22%) Android Studio
10 14 (12.61%) iOS Development
10 14 (12.61%) RESTful
10 14 (12.61%) Degree
10 14 (12.61%) HTML
10 14 (12.61%) Web Services
10 14 (12.61%) Adobe
11 12 (10.81%) Automated Testing
11 12 (10.81%) JIRA
11 12 (10.81%) Xamarin
12 11 (9.91%) Calabash
12 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (9.91%) JSON
12 11 (9.91%) C#
13 10 (9.01%) Python
13 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
13 10 (9.01%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.01%) DevOps
13 10 (9.01%) Data Structures
13 10 (9.01%) Mobile Development

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 10 (9.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.60%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.90%) MS Office
1 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) GitHub
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.90%) NFC
2 1 (0.90%) RS-232
2 1 (0.90%) SAN
2 1 (0.90%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.90%) VoIP
2 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) SQLite
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.90%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.90%) HBase
3 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.90%) Redis
3 1 (0.90%) Riak
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Android Studio
2 12 (10.81%) JIRA
3 11 (9.91%) Calabash
4 8 (7.21%) Selenium
5 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
5 7 (6.31%) Gradle
5 7 (6.31%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.31%) SoapUI
6 6 (5.41%) Subversion
7 5 (4.50%) JUnit
8 4 (3.60%) Capybara
9 3 (2.70%) Appium
9 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.70%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.80%) Xcode
11 1 (0.90%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.90%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.90%) Mocha
General
1 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
4 2 (1.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Finance
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (68.47%) Developer
2 56 (50.45%) Android Developer
3 13 (11.71%) Java Developer
4 11 (9.91%) Applications Developer
5 10 (9.01%) Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Java Android Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (4.50%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Mobile Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) Android SDK
2 14 (12.61%) HTML
2 14 (12.61%) RESTful
2 14 (12.61%) Web Services
3 11 (9.91%) JSON
4 10 (9.01%) iOS SDK
5 8 (7.21%) CSS
6 7 (6.31%) .NET
6 7 (6.31%) Material Design
7 6 (5.41%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.41%) Core Animation
7 6 (5.41%) REST
7 6 (5.41%) RxJava
7 6 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (4.50%) Core Data
8 5 (4.50%) XML
9 4 (3.60%) XSLT
10 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.70%) HTML5
10 3 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.73%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.01%) Data Structures
4 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.50%) Animation
5 5 (4.50%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.70%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.80%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.80%) Handset
7 2 (1.80%) iPad
7 2 (1.80%) User Experience
8 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.90%) Informatics
8 1 (0.90%) iPhone
8 1 (0.90%) NHS
8 1 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.90%) PKI
8 1 (0.90%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 50 (45.05%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.60%) Windows
3 2 (1.80%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Unix
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (59.46%) Android Development
2 40 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (19.82%) TDD
5 18 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 14 (12.61%) iOS Development
7 12 (10.81%) Automated Testing
8 10 (9.01%) DevOps
8 10 (9.01%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.01%) Mobile Development
9 9 (8.11%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.31%) Memory Management
10 7 (6.31%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.41%) MVC
11 6 (5.41%) Software Testing
12 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.50%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (4.50%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.50%) OOD
13 4 (3.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.95%) Java
2 22 (19.82%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.91%) C#
4 10 (9.01%) Python
5 9 (8.11%) Ruby
6 8 (7.21%) SQL
7 5 (4.50%) C++
8 4 (3.60%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.60%) XPath
9 3 (2.70%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) ISEB
2 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Firmware
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Adobe
2 12 (10.81%) Xamarin
3 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Apple
4 5 (4.50%) Google
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco
6 3 (2.70%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.80%) ComArch
7 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.80%) Samsung
8 1 (0.90%) BT
8 1 (0.90%) HP
8 1 (0.90%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.90%) Nintex
8 1 (0.90%) Omniture
8 1 (0.90%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.90%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) Veeam
8 1 (0.90%) VMware
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