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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 221 188 199
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Contract jobs citing Android Development 46 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.49% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.69% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 12
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£336 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
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
7228 6045 5842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.94% 70.98% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4094 3238 2910
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 236 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £44.78 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -17 18 £325 -5.79% 6
Buckinghamshire - 8 £300 - 1
Berkshire -1 7 £413 +63.36% 1
Surrey -9 7 £425 +30.76% 5
Middlesex - 3 £430 -
Oxfordshire -29 2 - - 6
East Sussex -3 1 £400 +166.66%
Kent - - - - 3
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 77 (100.00%) Android
2 34 (44.16%) Java
3 32 (41.56%) Apple iOS
4 28 (36.36%) iOS Development
5 21 (27.27%) HTML
5 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
7 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (23.38%) Android SDK
8 17 (22.08%) JSON
9 15 (19.48%) Web Services
9 15 (19.48%) Mobile App
10 13 (16.88%) HTML5
11 12 (15.58%) PhoneGap
11 12 (15.58%) Subversion
12 11 (14.29%) Google
12 11 (14.29%) OO
12 11 (14.29%) REST
13 10 (12.99%) XML
13 10 (12.99%) CSS
13 10 (12.99%) iPhone
14 9 (11.69%) jQuery
14 9 (11.69%) SQL
14 9 (11.69%) Linux
14 9 (11.69%) User Experience
15 8 (10.39%) Open Source
15 8 (10.39%) MySQL
15 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
16 7 (9.09%) JNI
16 7 (9.09%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (3.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.60%) WordPress
2 2 (2.60%) Lync
2 2 (2.60%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.30%) Drupal
3 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) Node.js
3 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
1 1 (1.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) PaaS
1 4 (5.19%) Heroku
2 3 (3.90%) Google App Engine
2 3 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) DVB
2 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) RTSP
2 2 (2.60%) NFC
3 1 (1.30%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) SQLite
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) Maven
3 5 (6.49%) Ant
4 3 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.90%) Mockito
4 3 (3.90%) Appium
4 3 (3.90%) Robotium
4 3 (3.90%) Artifactory
4 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) Gradle
5 2 (2.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.60%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) Xcode
6 1 (1.30%) NUnit
6 1 (1.30%) Android Studio
General
1 7 (9.09%) Publishing
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Games
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (89.61%) Developer
2 48 (62.34%) Android Developer
3 22 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) iOS Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Android Software Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Android Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.60%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Developer
9 1 (1.30%) UI Designer
9 1 (1.30%) UX Designer
9 1 (1.30%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (1.30%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) HTML
2 18 (23.38%) Android SDK
3 17 (22.08%) JSON
4 15 (19.48%) Web Services
5 13 (16.88%) HTML5
6 12 (15.58%) PhoneGap
7 11 (14.29%) REST
8 10 (12.99%) XML
8 10 (12.99%) CSS
9 9 (11.69%) jQuery
10 7 (9.09%) JNI
11 6 (7.79%) .NET
12 5 (6.49%) iOS SDK
13 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.19%) Android NDK
13 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
13 4 (5.19%) Django
13 4 (5.19%) Ajax
14 3 (3.90%) Flash
14 3 (3.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.99%) iPhone
3 9 (11.69%) User Experience
4 8 (10.39%) Open Source
5 7 (9.09%) iPad
6 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (5.19%) DTV
7 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.19%) IPTV
8 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
8 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.60%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
10 1 (1.30%) Tandem
10 1 (1.30%) Smartcard
10 1 (1.30%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Android
2 32 (41.56%) Apple iOS
3 9 (11.69%) Linux
4 7 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) iOS Development
2 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.29%) OO
4 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.79%) MVC
6 6 (7.79%) OOP
7 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (6.49%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (5.19%) TDD
8 4 (5.19%) Scrum
9 3 (3.90%) Web Development
9 3 (3.90%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.90%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.90%) User Stories
10 2 (2.60%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (2.60%) Cyber Security
10 2 (2.60%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) Java
2 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.69%) SQL
4 7 (9.09%) C#
4 7 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.79%) C++
5 6 (7.79%) C
6 5 (6.49%) PHP
6 5 (6.49%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) PHP5
7 1 (1.30%) PHP4
7 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) cPanel
1 1 (1.30%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Google
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Facebook
3 2 (2.60%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.30%) Zend
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.30%) Lotus
4 1 (1.30%) Sencha
4 1 (1.30%) Rackspace
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago