The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 29 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Android 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.92% 0.35% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.73% 1.30% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £323 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.36% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -28.80%

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 77 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.25% 27.02% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 59
Median daily rate £259 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £114 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £480 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Leicester - 3 £348 - 4
Android
East Midlands

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Android.

1 15 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 14 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 13 (61.90%) Mobile Development
4 11 (52.38%) Android Development
4 11 (52.38%) iOS Development
5 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
6 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 9 (42.86%) Xamarin
7 8 (38.10%) Apple Swift
8 7 (33.33%) iPhone
9 6 (28.57%) Xamarin.iOS
9 6 (28.57%) iPad
9 6 (28.57%) Subversion
9 6 (28.57%) Web Services
9 6 (28.57%) .NET
9 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
10 5 (23.81%) Windows
10 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
11 4 (19.05%) Asynchronous Programming
11 4 (19.05%) User Experience
11 4 (19.05%) REST
11 4 (19.05%) C#
12 3 (14.29%) RESTful
12 3 (14.29%) Web Development
12 3 (14.29%) JSON
12 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (14.29%) AirWatch
13 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (9.52%) CocoaPods

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) CocoaPods
3 2 (9.52%) Grunt
3 2 (9.52%) gulp
4 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) iOS Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Xamarin Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
1 6 (28.57%) Xamarin.iOS
2 4 (19.05%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) Android SDK
4 2 (9.52%) Core Data
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
4 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (9.52%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (33.33%) iPhone
3 6 (28.57%) iPad
4 4 (19.05%) User Experience
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Mobile Development
2 11 (52.38%) Android Development
2 11 (52.38%) iOS Development
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Asynchronous Programming
5 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 8 (38.10%) Apple Swift
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Xamarin
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Google