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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 243 236 235
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Android Development 22 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.50% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 7
Median daily rate £343 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +89.74%
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
7036 7773 7115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.29% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4294 4755 3991
Median daily rate £424 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 258 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +72.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 5 £335 +7.20% 4
West Sussex +3 5 £425 +30.76% 1
East Sussex +9 4 £348 -20.57% 2
Hampshire +5 3 £295 +7.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 2 £440 +28.00%
Middlesex 0 1 £350 - 1
Oxfordshire 0 1 £315 - 1
Surrey -1 1 £400 - 2
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 79 (100.00%) Android
2 37 (46.84%) Android SDK
3 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (39.24%) Mobile App
5 29 (36.71%) Mobile Development
6 25 (31.65%) User Experience
6 25 (31.65%) Java
7 22 (27.85%) Google Play
8 19 (24.05%) REST
9 18 (22.78%) RESTful
9 18 (22.78%) JSON
9 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
10 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
11 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
12 15 (18.99%) Google
13 14 (17.72%) Gradle
13 14 (17.72%) Android Studio
14 13 (16.46%) Release Management
15 12 (15.19%) Automated Testing
15 12 (15.19%) Finance
15 12 (15.19%) iOS Development
16 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
16 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (13.92%) Apple iOS
17 10 (12.66%) BDD
17 10 (12.66%) HTML
17 10 (12.66%) TDD
18 9 (11.39%) Banking
18 9 (11.39%) CSS
18 9 (11.39%) Bluetooth

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.85%) Google Play
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.53%) VoIP
3 1 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.72%) Android Studio
2 14 (17.72%) Gradle
3 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.53%) Appium
5 2 (2.53%) Mockito
5 2 (2.53%) Robotium
6 1 (1.27%) Ant
6 1 (1.27%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.27%) git-flow
6 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Maven
6 1 (1.27%) Robolectric
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Banking
3 6 (7.59%) Publishing
4 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.06%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (91.14%) Developer
2 67 (84.81%) Android Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Applications Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Java Android Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Designer
7 4 (5.06%) UI Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Test Automation Developer
9 2 (2.53%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) iOS Android Developer
9 2 (2.53%) iOS Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Java Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Mobile Designer
9 2 (2.53%) Mobile UI Designer
9 2 (2.53%) Programmer
9 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.84%) Android SDK
2 19 (24.05%) REST
3 18 (22.78%) JSON
3 18 (22.78%) RESTful
4 10 (12.66%) HTML
5 9 (11.39%) CSS
6 8 (10.13%) Web Services
7 7 (8.86%) XML
8 6 (7.59%) OpenGL
9 5 (6.33%) .NET
10 3 (3.80%) HTML5
10 3 (3.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (2.53%) CSS3
11 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.53%) PhoneGap
11 2 (2.53%) RoboGuice
11 2 (2.53%) SOAP
11 2 (2.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.24%) Mobile App
2 25 (31.65%) User Experience
3 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.13%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (6.33%) iPhone
6 2 (2.53%) Mechatronics
6 2 (2.53%) Online Games
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) Handset
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (13.92%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.80%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.71%) Mobile Development
3 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.46%) Release Management
5 12 (15.19%) Automated Testing
5 12 (15.19%) iOS Development
6 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.66%) BDD
7 10 (12.66%) TDD
8 7 (8.86%) Memory Management
9 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.06%) OO
10 3 (3.80%) Kanban
10 3 (3.80%) Typography
10 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.53%) Analytics
11 2 (2.53%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.53%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.53%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) Java
2 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.86%) C++
3 7 (8.86%) SQL
4 5 (6.33%) C#
5 2 (2.53%) C
6 1 (1.27%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Google
2 4 (5.06%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.53%) Apple
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) Sencha
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