The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 52 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% - 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 122 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.32% 23.02% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 66 77
Median daily rate £348 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.55% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 12 25
Median hourly rate £16.50 £40.60 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.35% +113.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Android.

1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
5 1 (16.67%) API Development
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) SQLite
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) J2ME

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) J2ME
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) API Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory