The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 51 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android Development 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £413 - £209
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +27.69%
Android Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
421 330 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 82.55% 75.34% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 184 273
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 39 57
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £46.60 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Development across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the Essex region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 3 £413 -
Android Development
East of England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Android Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android Development.

1 7 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 3 (42.86%) J2ME
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) SQLite
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
4 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Gradle
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) iBeacon
5 1 (14.29%) API Development
5 1 (14.29%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Xcode

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Android Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Android Developer
3 3 (42.86%) iOS Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2ME
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) API Development
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
2 2 (28.57%) Java