The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 198 198 225
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Contract jobs citing Android Development 52 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.66% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 9
Average daily rate £325 £356 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +29.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £332 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Android Development
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 16 £350 - 9
Surrey -15 13 £475 +18.75% 3
Berkshire -6 9 £238 -34.48% 9
Buckinghamshire - 3 £290 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £263 - 1
Oxfordshire -3 1 - - 5
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 95 (100.00%) Android
2 39 (41.05%) Apple iOS
3 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
4 34 (35.79%) iOS Development
5 33 (34.74%) .NET
6 32 (33.68%) JSON
6 32 (33.68%) Mobile App
7 30 (31.58%) XML
8 27 (28.42%) HTML
9 23 (24.21%) Java
10 22 (23.16%) Android SDK
11 20 (21.05%) CSS
12 19 (20.00%) C#
12 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 18 (18.95%) Linux
14 17 (17.89%) HTML5
14 17 (17.89%) jQuery
14 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
15 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET
16 15 (15.79%) Web Services
16 15 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
17 14 (14.74%) Windows
18 13 (13.68%) OO
19 12 (12.63%) Ajax
19 12 (12.63%) REST
19 12 (12.63%) CSS3
20 11 (11.58%) iOS SDK
20 11 (11.58%) SOAP
21 10 (10.53%) Blackberry
21 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.16%) CMS
2 2 (2.11%) Mule
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) AMQP
2 2 (2.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.05%) RTSP
3 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.05%) SSL
3 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) SQLite
3 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.42%) Subversion
3 7 (7.37%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.21%) Xcode
5 3 (3.16%) JIRA
5 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.16%) PhoneGap
6 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.05%) NUnit
7 1 (1.05%) Mockito
General
1 6 (6.32%) Games
2 5 (5.26%) Publishing
2 5 (5.26%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Advertising
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) German Language
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (80.00%) Developer
2 43 (45.26%) Android Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Mobile Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 10 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Mobile Web Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (4.21%) iOS Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.21%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.11%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.11%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Technical Design Authority
11 2 (2.11%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.74%) .NET
2 32 (33.68%) JSON
3 30 (31.58%) XML
4 27 (28.42%) HTML
5 22 (23.16%) Android SDK
6 20 (21.05%) CSS
7 17 (17.89%) HTML5
7 17 (17.89%) jQuery
8 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET
9 15 (15.79%) Web Services
10 12 (12.63%) Ajax
10 12 (12.63%) REST
10 12 (12.63%) CSS3
11 11 (11.58%) iOS SDK
11 11 (11.58%) SOAP
12 7 (7.37%) Sencha Touch
13 6 (6.32%) Cocoa
14 5 (5.26%) Spring
14 5 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 4 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.68%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.32%) iPad
3 6 (6.32%) Open Source
4 4 (4.21%) iPhone
4 4 (4.21%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Wiki
7 1 (1.05%) Social Network
7 1 (1.05%) Mashup
7 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.05%) GIS
7 1 (1.05%) Telematics
7 1 (1.05%) Social Media
7 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Android
2 39 (41.05%) Apple iOS
3 18 (18.95%) Linux
4 14 (14.74%) Windows
5 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) iOS Development
2 15 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
3 13 (13.68%) OO
4 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.42%) TDD
5 8 (8.42%) Web Development
6 7 (7.37%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.26%) MVC
8 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.21%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.21%) Time Management
8 4 (4.21%) Scrum
9 3 (3.16%) Content Management
9 3 (3.16%) UML
9 3 (3.16%) OOP
9 3 (3.16%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (3.16%) Web Application Development
9 3 (3.16%) Cyber Security
10 2 (2.11%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
2 23 (24.21%) Java
3 19 (20.00%) C#
4 9 (9.47%) SQL
5 7 (7.37%) Objective-C
5 7 (7.37%) C++
6 5 (5.26%) C
7 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.11%) PHP
8 2 (2.11%) Python
9 1 (1.05%) VC++
9 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (9.47%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Ansible
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.37%) Sencha
2 6 (6.32%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.21%) Google
4 2 (2.11%) Splunk
5 1 (1.05%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.05%) Apple
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle
5 1 (1.05%) Facebook
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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