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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 91 99 125
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +26
Contract jobs citing Android 40 51 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.63% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.10% 6.93% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 20
Median daily rate £330 £263 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £359 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 £11.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+153.33% -4.76%
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
563 736 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.43% 23.58% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 364 420
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 113 126
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +21 23 £340 +65.85% 4
Bedfordshire +2 8 £275 -16.66% 1
Essex 0 5 £350 +7.69%
Hertfordshire -3 3 - - 6
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 33 (47.83%) Apple iOS
2 28 (40.58%) Android Development
3 24 (34.78%) Mobile App
4 22 (31.88%) Java
5 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (18.84%) iOS Development
6 13 (18.84%) Android SDK
7 12 (17.39%) Data Structures
7 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
7 12 (17.39%) Windows
8 11 (15.94%) Web Services
8 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
8 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
9 10 (14.49%) Mercurial
9 10 (14.49%) Memory Management
10 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 9 (13.04%) Apple
10 9 (13.04%) CRM
11 8 (11.59%) SAP
11 8 (11.59%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (11.59%) Objective-C
11 8 (11.59%) Xamarin
11 8 (11.59%) Mobile Development
11 8 (11.59%) RxJava
12 7 (10.14%) Office 365
12 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
12 7 (10.14%) C#
13 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
13 6 (8.70%) SOAP
13 6 (8.70%) Xcode

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 3 (4.35%) CMS
1 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.90%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.45%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Heroku
3 2 (2.90%) Force.com
4 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.90%) VoIP
2 1 (1.45%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.45%) DHCP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.45%) NAS
2 1 (1.45%) Skype
2 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) MS Access
3 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.49%) Mercurial
3 6 (8.70%) Android Studio
3 6 (8.70%) Xcode
4 5 (7.25%) Selenium
5 3 (4.35%) JIRA
5 3 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.45%) Appium
7 1 (1.45%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.45%) Mocha
General
1 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) Android Developer
3 10 (14.49%) iOS Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Architect
5 5 (7.25%) iOS Android Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.80%) Designer
6 4 (5.80%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Tester
7 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.35%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) Android SDK
2 11 (15.94%) Web Services
3 8 (11.59%) RxJava
4 6 (8.70%) iOS SDK
4 6 (8.70%) SOAP
5 5 (7.25%) HTML
6 4 (5.80%) RESTful
7 3 (4.35%) .NET
7 3 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (4.35%) JSON
7 3 (4.35%) Visualforce
8 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.90%) COM
8 2 (2.90%) CSS
8 2 (2.90%) HTML5
8 2 (2.90%) J2EE
8 2 (2.90%) REST
8 2 (2.90%) SAML
8 2 (2.90%) SAP PI
8 2 (2.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Mobile App
2 12 (17.39%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.25%) iPad
4 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.80%) iPhone
4 4 (5.80%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.35%) User Experience
6 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (2.90%) BYOD
6 2 (2.90%) Handset
6 2 (2.90%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.45%) Psychology
7 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Apple iOS
2 12 (17.39%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Android Development
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.84%) iOS Development
4 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
5 10 (14.49%) Memory Management
6 9 (13.04%) CRM
7 8 (11.59%) Mobile Development
8 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (5.80%) Automation Testing
9 4 (5.80%) ERP
9 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.35%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.35%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.35%) ETL
10 3 (4.35%) Microservices
10 3 (4.35%) Migration
10 3 (4.35%) SOA
10 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) Java
2 8 (11.59%) Objective-C
3 7 (10.14%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) C++
6 4 (5.80%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) Apex Code
7 3 (4.35%) Ruby
7 3 (4.35%) SOQL
8 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MCP
2 1 (1.45%) MCSA
2 1 (1.45%) MCSE
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
1 2 (2.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Apple
3 8 (11.59%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (11.59%) SAP
3 8 (11.59%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.35%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) MobileIron
4 3 (4.35%) Siebel
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) Clearswift
5 2 (2.90%) ComArch
5 2 (2.90%) Nintex
5 2 (2.90%) Nokia
5 2 (2.90%) Proofpoint
5 2 (2.90%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) Sage
6 1 (1.45%) Toshiba
6 1 (1.45%) Veeam