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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 198 196 209
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Android Development 59 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.66% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 9
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£340 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £478 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% +6.87%
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
7134 6680 5835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.32% 72.77% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4086 3703 3089
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 264 243
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
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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
West Sussex -2 18 £340 +29.52%
Hampshire -5 10 £325 -13.33% 3
Berkshire +6 9 £338 +3.84% 1
Kent - 8 - - 4
Surrey +11 5 £450 +5.88% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £500 +61.29% 1
Oxfordshire -12 3 £313 -26.47% 4
Middlesex +8 1 £450 -
Sussex - 1 £375 -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Android
2 51 (49.51%) Java
3 49 (47.57%) Mobile App
4 47 (45.63%) Android SDK
5 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (43.69%) JSON
6 44 (42.72%) Apple iOS
7 42 (40.78%) REST
7 42 (40.78%) iOS Development
8 28 (27.18%) Mobile Development
9 26 (25.24%) User Experience
10 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
11 21 (20.39%) Unit Testing
12 18 (17.48%) Subversion
12 18 (17.48%) OO
12 18 (17.48%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (16.50%) OOP
14 15 (14.56%) Maven
14 15 (14.56%) Ant
15 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
15 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (12.62%) C++
17 12 (11.65%) HTML
17 12 (11.65%) Appium
17 12 (11.65%) RoboGuice
18 11 (10.68%) C#
18 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
18 11 (10.68%) Publishing
19 10 (9.71%) C
19 10 (9.71%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (0.97%) Node.js
1 1 (0.97%) uiautomator
1 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
1 2 (1.94%) RTSP
1 2 (1.94%) NFC
2 1 (0.97%) HTTP
2 1 (0.97%) PPP
2 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.97%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.97%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.48%) Subversion
3 15 (14.56%) Maven
3 15 (14.56%) Ant
4 12 (11.65%) Appium
5 10 (9.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (9.71%) Robotium
5 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.74%) Artifactory
6 9 (8.74%) Mockito
7 7 (6.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 6 (5.83%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.88%) Gradle
10 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.91%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.91%) Zephyr
10 3 (2.91%) Selenium
11 2 (1.94%) Xcode
12 1 (0.97%) GCC
12 1 (0.97%) SCons
General
1 11 (10.68%) Publishing
2 6 (5.83%) Games
3 5 (4.85%) Electronics
4 4 (3.88%) Finance
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (78.64%) Developer
2 58 (56.31%) Android Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Mobile Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Applications Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) iOS Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Programmer
9 5 (4.85%) Designer
9 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 3 (2.91%) Senior Android Developer
11 3 (2.91%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Analyst
11 3 (2.91%) Test Analyst
12 2 (1.94%) Architect
12 2 (1.94%) C# Developer
12 2 (1.94%) Interface Designer
12 2 (1.94%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (45.63%) Android SDK
2 45 (43.69%) JSON
3 42 (40.78%) REST
4 12 (11.65%) HTML
4 12 (11.65%) RoboGuice
5 10 (9.71%) CSS
5 10 (9.71%) Web Services
5 10 (9.71%) JNI
5 10 (9.71%) PhoneGap
5 10 (9.71%) Android NDK
6 9 (8.74%) OpenGL
7 8 (7.77%) XML
7 8 (7.77%) .NET
8 6 (5.83%) OAuth
8 6 (5.83%) iOS SDK
9 5 (4.85%) HTML5
9 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.85%) Cocoa
10 3 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (47.57%) Mobile App
2 26 (25.24%) User Experience
3 7 (6.80%) Device Driver
4 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.83%) iPhone
5 5 (4.85%) Social Media
6 4 (3.88%) iPad
7 3 (2.91%) GIS
7 3 (2.91%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.94%) EMV
8 2 (1.94%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.94%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.97%) Life Science
9 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.97%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Android
2 44 (42.72%) Apple iOS
3 10 (9.71%) Windows
4 6 (5.83%) Linux
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.97%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.78%) iOS Development
3 28 (27.18%) Mobile Development
4 21 (20.39%) Unit Testing
5 18 (17.48%) OO
5 18 (17.48%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (16.50%) OOP
7 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.71%) Automated Testing
8 10 (9.71%) User Stories
9 8 (7.77%) Scrum
9 8 (7.77%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (4.85%) TDD
11 4 (3.88%) Project Management
11 4 (3.88%) MVC
11 4 (3.88%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.88%) BDD
12 3 (2.91%) Game Development
12 3 (2.91%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (49.51%) Java
2 13 (12.62%) C++
3 11 (10.68%) C#
3 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.71%) C
5 6 (5.83%) SQL
5 6 (5.83%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.88%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.94%) Python
7 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.97%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.97%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.97%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) ISEB
3 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.88%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) IAG
1 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) SELinux
2 1 (0.97%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (6.80%) Google
2 5 (4.85%) Apple
3 4 (3.88%) ION Trading
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.94%) Facebook
5 1 (0.97%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.97%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.97%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.97%) Lotus
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