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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 221 214 221
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Android Development 27 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.41% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 15
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£375 £344 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £37.50
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
6781 6361 6926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.93% 71.80% 70.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3822 3490 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 249 324
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.65 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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
Berkshire +8 9 £413 +17.85% 1
Hampshire -8 6 £300 -15.49% 9
Buckinghamshire - 5 £375 - 2
Surrey +1 4 - - 3
Oxfordshire -6 4 £363 +19.83% 2
Middlesex 0 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 £275 - 1
Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
Kent - - - - 2
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 69 (100.00%) Android
2 28 (40.58%) Apple iOS
3 27 (39.13%) Java
4 23 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 21 (30.43%) HTML
6 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 18 (26.09%) Mobile App
7 15 (21.74%) XML
7 15 (21.74%) Linux
8 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (20.29%) Android SDK
9 13 (18.84%) Web Services
9 13 (18.84%) CSS
10 12 (17.39%) JSON
10 12 (17.39%) jQuery
10 12 (17.39%) HTML5
11 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
12 10 (14.49%) Windows
12 10 (14.49%) C#
12 10 (14.49%) C++
13 9 (13.04%) C
13 9 (13.04%) SQL
13 9 (13.04%) MVC
13 9 (13.04%) TDD
13 9 (13.04%) Objective-C
14 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
14 8 (11.59%) QA
14 8 (11.59%) .NET
14 8 (11.59%) OO
14 8 (11.59%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (5.80%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) Mule
2 2 (2.90%) WordPress
2 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 2 (2.90%) Node.js
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DVB
2 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.90%) NFC
2 2 (2.90%) AMQP
3 1 (1.45%) RTSP
3 1 (1.45%) RFID
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) SQLite
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Subversion
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.35%) JIRA
4 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.90%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.45%) Mockito
6 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Publishing
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
4 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (84.06%) Developer
2 36 (52.17%) Android Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (7.25%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Mobile Web Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Android Software Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.90%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.90%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) HTML
2 15 (21.74%) XML
3 14 (20.29%) Android SDK
4 13 (18.84%) CSS
4 13 (18.84%) Web Services
5 12 (17.39%) JSON
5 12 (17.39%) jQuery
5 12 (17.39%) HTML5
6 8 (11.59%) SOAP
6 8 (11.59%) .NET
7 7 (10.14%) Ajax
8 6 (8.70%) REST
9 5 (7.25%) CSS3
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.80%) Sencha Touch
10 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.35%) iOS SDK
11 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.35%) J2EE
11 3 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.25%) iPhone
2 5 (7.25%) Open Source
3 3 (4.35%) iPad
3 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) DTV
3 3 (4.35%) IPTV
3 3 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 3 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.90%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.90%) Wiki
5 1 (1.45%) EPoS
5 1 (1.45%) Kinect
5 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Android
2 28 (40.58%) Apple iOS
3 15 (21.74%) Linux
4 10 (14.49%) Windows
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.04%) TDD
3 9 (13.04%) MVC
4 8 (11.59%) OO
4 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.59%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (7.25%) Web Development
5 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.80%) Scrum
7 3 (4.35%) OOP
7 3 (4.35%) Cyber Security
7 3 (4.35%) DevOps
7 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Time Management
7 3 (4.35%) BDD
8 2 (2.90%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.90%) Image Processing
8 2 (2.90%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Java
2 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.49%) C#
3 10 (14.49%) C++
4 9 (13.04%) SQL
4 9 (13.04%) Objective-C
4 9 (13.04%) C
5 5 (7.25%) PHP
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) PHP5
7 1 (1.45%) PHP4
7 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Sencha
2 2 (2.90%) Splunk
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.90%) MobileIron
3 1 (1.45%) Google
3 1 (1.45%) Zend
3 1 (1.45%) Syclo
3 1 (1.45%) Facebook
3 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.45%) SAP
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