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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 229 212 203
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Contract jobs citing Android Development 52 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.62% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 34 26
Average daily rate £375 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £281 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
7654 7741 6995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.46% 77.75% 74.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4724 4349 3897
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 281 276
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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
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 30 April 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
West Sussex -2 22 £375 +6.76%
Buckinghamshire +25 16 £375 -25.00% 2
Hampshire -9 4 £338 +3.84% 12
Surrey -9 4 £394 -7.35% 3
Berkshire +2 2 £313 -21.87% 2
Kent -34 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire +5 1 - - 7
East Sussex - 1 £375 - 3
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Android
2 77 (59.23%) Android SDK
3 69 (53.08%) Java
4 65 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (38.46%) User Experience
7 45 (34.62%) Mobile Development
8 35 (26.92%) Apple iOS
9 30 (23.08%) REST
10 29 (22.31%) iOS Development
11 27 (20.77%) Eclipse
12 26 (20.00%) JSON
13 23 (17.69%) OO
14 22 (16.92%) SOAP
14 22 (16.92%) JavaScript
15 20 (15.38%) CSS
16 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
16 19 (14.62%) HTML
16 19 (14.62%) Android Studio
16 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
17 18 (13.85%) TDD
18 17 (13.08%) Banking
19 16 (12.31%) Finance
19 16 (12.31%) BDD
20 14 (10.77%) Scrum
21 13 (10.00%) Subversion
21 13 (10.00%) OpenGL
22 12 (9.23%) Publishing
22 12 (9.23%) C++
22 12 (9.23%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 9 (6.92%) Node.js
2 2 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.54%) CMS
2 2 (1.54%) concrete5
2 2 (1.54%) Drupal
2 2 (1.54%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (1.54%) Joomla!
2 2 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.54%) WordPress
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) 3ds Max
1 2 (1.54%) Acrobat
1 2 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.54%) GIMP
1 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.54%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.77%) PPP
2 1 (0.77%) PPTP
2 1 (0.77%) VoIP
2 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.54%) MySQL
1 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 27 (20.77%) Eclipse
2 19 (14.62%) Android Studio
2 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.00%) Subversion
4 11 (8.46%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.69%) Ant
5 10 (7.69%) Appium
5 10 (7.69%) Artifactory
5 10 (7.69%) Gradle
5 10 (7.69%) Maven
5 10 (7.69%) Mockito
5 10 (7.69%) Robotium
5 10 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (6.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (6.92%) Travis CI
7 5 (3.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (2.31%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.54%) Grunt
9 2 (1.54%) JIRA
9 2 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 17 (13.08%) Banking
2 16 (12.31%) Finance
3 12 (9.23%) Publishing
4 4 (3.08%) Electronics
4 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) Back Office
6 1 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 113 (86.92%) Developer
2 95 (73.08%) Android Developer
3 20 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 19 (14.62%) Java Android Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Applications Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Mobile Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Senior Android Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) UX Developer
8 7 (5.38%) iOS Android Developer
8 7 (5.38%) iOS Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Designer
9 6 (4.62%) Mobile Designer
9 6 (4.62%) Mobile UI Designer
9 6 (4.62%) Programmer
9 6 (4.62%) UI Designer
10 3 (2.31%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (59.23%) Android SDK
2 30 (23.08%) REST
3 26 (20.00%) JSON
4 22 (16.92%) SOAP
5 20 (15.38%) CSS
6 19 (14.62%) HTML
7 13 (10.00%) OpenGL
8 11 (8.46%) CSS3
9 10 (7.69%) HTML5
9 10 (7.69%) jQuery
9 10 (7.69%) RoboGuice
10 9 (6.92%) Core Animation
11 8 (6.15%) AngularJS
11 8 (6.15%) HTML5 Canvas
11 8 (6.15%) OpenGL ES
11 8 (6.15%) SVG
12 7 (5.38%) .NET
12 7 (5.38%) XML
13 6 (4.62%) Web Services
14 5 (3.85%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 65 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 50 (38.46%) User Experience
3 9 (6.92%) Animation
4 8 (6.15%) Motion Graphics
5 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.31%) Physics
8 2 (1.54%) Mechatronics
8 2 (1.54%) Wiki
9 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Android
2 35 (26.92%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.85%) Windows
4 3 (2.31%) Linux
5 2 (1.54%) CentOS
6 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.62%) Mobile Development
3 29 (22.31%) iOS Development
4 23 (17.69%) OO
5 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
6 18 (13.85%) TDD
7 16 (12.31%) BDD
8 14 (10.77%) Scrum
9 12 (9.23%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.69%) Automated Testing
11 10 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.69%) User Stories
12 8 (6.15%) Front End Development
13 7 (5.38%) OOP
13 7 (5.38%) Rapid Prototyping
14 6 (4.62%) Multithreading
14 6 (4.62%) SDLC
14 6 (4.62%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 69 (53.08%) Java
2 22 (16.92%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.23%) C++
4 9 (6.92%) C#
5 7 (5.38%) Objective-C
6 5 (3.85%) C
6 5 (3.85%) Python
7 4 (3.08%) SQL
8 2 (1.54%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.54%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.54%) PHP
8 2 (1.54%) Ruby
8 2 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.15%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (6.92%) Xamarin
2 6 (4.62%) Apple
3 4 (3.08%) Google
4 2 (1.54%) Adobe
4 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.54%) Zend
5 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator
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