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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 56 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Android 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.43% 0.32% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.35% 1.54% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -10.44%
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
148 130 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.49% 20.57% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 55 67
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 27 38
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.60 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Colchester - 1 £225 -
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQLite
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) J2ME
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Apple

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) J2ME
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) BYOD
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Nokia
1 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint