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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 218 211 197
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Android Development 43 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 9
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£333 £406 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £249 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
7399 6560 5453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.45% 72.87% 71.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4068 3512 2668
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 270 305
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Hampshire 0 24 £328 +9.16% 6
Berkshire +9 9 £338 -19.16% 9
Kent - 3 - - 5
Surrey -3 2 £400 -8.67% 6
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £333 -19.39% 1
East Sussex -14 1 £400 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 6
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 88 (100.00%) Android
2 47 (53.41%) Java
3 37 (42.05%) Apple iOS
4 35 (39.77%) iOS Development
5 31 (35.23%) Git (software)
6 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (32.95%) Android SDK
7 26 (29.55%) JSON
8 22 (25.00%) Subversion
9 21 (23.86%) REST
10 19 (21.59%) Mobile App
10 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
10 19 (21.59%) HTML
11 18 (20.45%) Unit Testing
11 18 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (19.32%) OO
13 16 (18.18%) OOP
13 16 (18.18%) PhoneGap
14 15 (17.05%) Ant
14 15 (17.05%) Maven
15 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (15.91%) Web Services
16 13 (14.77%) Publishing
17 12 (13.64%) CSS
17 12 (13.64%) JNI
17 12 (13.64%) Google
17 12 (13.64%) RoboGuice
18 11 (12.50%) Appium
18 11 (12.50%) Linux
19 10 (11.36%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) PaaS
1 4 (4.55%) Heroku
2 3 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.41%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
1 2 (2.27%) DVB
1 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.27%) NFC
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQLite
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (35.23%) Git (software)
2 22 (25.00%) Subversion
3 15 (17.05%) Maven
3 15 (17.05%) Ant
4 11 (12.50%) Appium
5 10 (11.36%) Jenkins
5 10 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (10.23%) Mockito
6 9 (10.23%) Robotium
6 9 (10.23%) Artifactory
7 7 (7.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (4.55%) Gradle
9 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.27%) Xcode
10 2 (2.27%) Selenium
10 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.27%) Zephyr
11 1 (1.14%) Grunt
11 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 13 (14.77%) Publishing
2 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Advertising
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Games
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 78 (88.64%) Developer
2 56 (63.64%) Android Developer
3 23 (26.14%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Applications Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Senior Android Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.27%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Android Software Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Platform Architect
9 1 (1.14%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.14%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 1 (1.14%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.95%) Android SDK
2 26 (29.55%) JSON
3 21 (23.86%) REST
4 19 (21.59%) HTML
5 16 (18.18%) PhoneGap
6 14 (15.91%) Web Services
7 12 (13.64%) CSS
7 12 (13.64%) JNI
7 12 (13.64%) RoboGuice
8 10 (11.36%) Android NDK
8 10 (11.36%) HTML5
9 9 (10.23%) jQuery
9 9 (10.23%) .NET
10 8 (9.09%) iOS SDK
11 7 (7.95%) XML
11 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.68%) Backbone.js
13 4 (4.55%) Django
13 4 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.36%) iPhone
3 7 (7.95%) User Experience
3 7 (7.95%) iPad
4 6 (6.82%) Open Source
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.55%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.27%) IPTV
6 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.27%) EMV
6 2 (2.27%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.27%) DTV
6 2 (2.27%) GIS
6 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.14%) Tandem
7 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Android
2 37 (42.05%) Apple iOS
3 11 (12.50%) Linux
4 8 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) iOS Development
2 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Unit Testing
3 18 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (19.32%) OO
5 16 (18.18%) OOP
6 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.36%) User Stories
8 9 (10.23%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.95%) Scrum
10 5 (5.68%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.68%) TDD
10 5 (5.68%) MVC
10 5 (5.68%) Web Development
11 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.41%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (3.41%) BDD
12 3 (3.41%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.27%) Domain-Driven Design
13 2 (2.27%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) Java
2 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.36%) C#
3 10 (11.36%) SQL
4 6 (6.82%) C
5 5 (5.68%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.55%) Python
6 4 (4.55%) C++
6 4 (4.55%) PHP
7 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) VCP4
3 2 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (3.41%) Facebook
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) Lotus
3 1 (1.14%) Apple
3 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.14%) Sencha
3 1 (1.14%) Appcelerator
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