The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 171 223 215
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -8
Contract jobs citing Android Development 75 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 17
Average daily rate £368 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £314 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +23.07%
Android Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Android Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Android Development Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +5 21 £360 +8.27% 9
Buckinghamshire +31 18 £363 +9.02% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £350 - 3
West Sussex - 9 £388 - 1
Berkshire +7 8 - - 3
East Sussex +16 6 - -
Surrey -11 2 £400 -5.88% 11
Kent - 1 £285 -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Android
2 73 (51.77%) Java
3 71 (50.35%) Mobile App
4 67 (47.52%) Android SDK
5 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (34.04%) Apple iOS
7 44 (31.21%) User Experience
8 38 (26.95%) iOS Development
9 30 (21.28%) Mobile Development
10 29 (20.57%) REST
10 29 (20.57%) OO
10 29 (20.57%) Eclipse
11 27 (19.15%) JavaScript
12 25 (17.73%) JSON
13 24 (17.02%) HTML
14 23 (16.31%) CSS
15 21 (14.89%) Git (software)
16 20 (14.18%) Android Studio
16 20 (14.18%) SOAP
16 20 (14.18%) C++
17 19 (13.48%) TDD
18 17 (12.06%) Subversion
18 17 (12.06%) Windows
19 16 (11.35%) Objective-C
19 16 (11.35%) Software Engineering
20 15 (10.64%) Scrum
20 15 (10.64%) BDD
21 14 (9.93%) Banking
21 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
22 13 (9.22%) C#

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.80%) Node.js
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.42%) CMS
2 2 (1.42%) concrete5
2 2 (1.42%) Drupal
2 2 (1.42%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (1.42%) Joomla!
2 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) 3ds Max
1 2 (1.42%) Acrobat
1 2 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.42%) GIMP
1 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.84%) Heroku
2 4 (2.84%) PaaS
3 3 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.42%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.42%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) HTTP
2 4 (2.84%) Bluetooth
2 4 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.13%) PPP
3 3 (2.13%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
1 3 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (20.57%) Eclipse
2 21 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 20 (14.18%) Android Studio
4 17 (12.06%) Subversion
5 10 (7.09%) Ant
5 10 (7.09%) Appium
5 10 (7.09%) Artifactory
5 10 (7.09%) Gradle
5 10 (7.09%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.09%) Maven
5 10 (7.09%) Mockito
5 10 (7.09%) Robotium
5 10 (7.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.42%) Grunt
8 2 (1.42%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.42%) JUnit
8 2 (1.42%) Xcode
9 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 14 (9.93%) Banking
2 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Publishing
3 5 (3.55%) Electronics
4 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.42%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (84.40%) Developer
2 97 (68.79%) Android Developer
3 22 (15.60%) Applications Developer
4 20 (14.18%) Senior Android Developer
4 20 (14.18%) Senior Developer
5 19 (13.48%) Java Developer
6 18 (12.77%) Mobile Developer
7 14 (9.93%) iOS Android Developer
7 14 (9.93%) iOS Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (8.51%) Software Engineer
9 11 (7.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 9 (6.38%) Programmer
10 9 (6.38%) UX Developer
11 8 (5.67%) Senior Applications Developer
12 6 (4.26%) Designer
12 6 (4.26%) Mobile UI Designer
12 6 (4.26%) Senior Programmer
12 6 (4.26%) UI Designer
12 6 (4.26%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (47.52%) Android SDK
2 29 (20.57%) REST
3 25 (17.73%) JSON
4 24 (17.02%) HTML
5 23 (16.31%) CSS
6 20 (14.18%) SOAP
7 12 (8.51%) AngularJS
7 12 (8.51%) HTML5
7 12 (8.51%) OpenGL
8 10 (7.09%) CSS3
8 10 (7.09%) jQuery
8 10 (7.09%) RoboGuice
9 9 (6.38%) Core Animation
10 8 (5.67%) HTML5 Canvas
10 8 (5.67%) OpenGL ES
10 8 (5.67%) SVG
10 8 (5.67%) XML
11 7 (4.96%) .NET
12 5 (3.55%) Android NDK
12 5 (3.55%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 71 (50.35%) Mobile App
2 44 (31.21%) User Experience
3 9 (6.38%) Animation
4 8 (5.67%) Motion Graphics
5 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.96%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.55%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.13%) Physics
9 2 (1.42%) BYOD
9 2 (1.42%) Wiki
10 1 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Android
2 48 (34.04%) Apple iOS
3 17 (12.06%) Windows
4 8 (5.67%) Linux
5 6 (4.26%) Windows Phone
6 5 (3.55%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.42%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (1.42%) CentOS
8 2 (1.42%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.95%) iOS Development
3 30 (21.28%) Mobile Development
4 29 (20.57%) OO
5 19 (13.48%) TDD
6 16 (11.35%) Software Engineering
7 15 (10.64%) BDD
7 15 (10.64%) Scrum
8 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
9 13 (9.22%) Unit Testing
10 12 (8.51%) Front End Development
11 10 (7.09%) Automated Testing
11 10 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.09%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (7.09%) User Stories
12 9 (6.38%) Multithreading
13 8 (5.67%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (4.96%) OOP
14 7 (4.96%) Rapid Prototyping
14 7 (4.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.77%) Java
2 27 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.18%) C++
4 16 (11.35%) Objective-C
5 13 (9.22%) C#
6 11 (7.80%) C
6 11 (7.80%) Python
7 4 (2.84%) SQL
8 3 (2.13%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.42%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.42%) PHP
9 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.42%) Ruby
9 2 (1.42%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (5.67%) Google
1 8 (5.67%) Xamarin
2 6 (4.26%) Apple
3 3 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.13%) MobileIron
4 2 (1.42%) Adobe
4 2 (1.42%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.42%) Zend
5 1 (0.71%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago