The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing Android 0 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 4.71% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+93.33% -
Android
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 86 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.67% 28.96% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 49
Median daily rate £300 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £12.50
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 Kent

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Android.

1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Memory Management
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) Android SDK
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Development
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Tika
3 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 1 (14.29%) FuelPHP
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Sphinx
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) Zend

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (14.29%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Android SDK
2 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Tika
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) FuelPHP
3 1 (14.29%) Kohana
3 1 (14.29%) Sphinx
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Android Development
1 6 (85.71%) Memory Management
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend