The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 40 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Android Development 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.36% 0.59% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.87% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £350 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+60.25% +20.00%
Android Development
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
203 231 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 72.24% 67.74% 75.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 132 121
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 42
Average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.68 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Android Development
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin