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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 211 223 221
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Android Development 50 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 6
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£344 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £19.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+89.74% -40.90%
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
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Kent - 13 - - 2
Berkshire +2 10 £375 -4.76% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £344 -8.33% 1
West Sussex -2 6 £325 +18.18%
Surrey 0 5 £400 - 7
Hampshire -7 5 £293 - 4
Oxfordshire -25 2 - - 4
East Sussex - 2 £438 - 1
Sussex - 1 £375 -
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Android
2 54 (53.47%) Mobile App
3 49 (48.51%) Apple iOS
4 46 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (43.56%) Java
6 42 (41.58%) iOS Development
7 37 (36.63%) REST
8 32 (31.68%) JSON
9 31 (30.69%) Mobile Development
10 30 (29.70%) Android SDK
11 23 (22.77%) User Experience
12 20 (19.80%) OpenGL
13 13 (12.87%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (12.87%) C++
13 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
14 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
14 11 (10.89%) Web Services
14 11 (10.89%) OAuth
14 11 (10.89%) Social Media
15 10 (9.90%) Scrum
15 10 (9.90%) C
15 10 (9.90%) C#
16 9 (8.91%) HTML
16 9 (8.91%) Windows
17 8 (7.92%) CSS
17 8 (7.92%) Google
17 8 (7.92%) Games
17 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
18 7 (6.93%) Device Driver
18 7 (6.93%) Objective-C

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.98%) Node.js
2 1 (0.99%) uiautomator
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.98%) NFC
2 1 (0.99%) LTE
2 1 (0.99%) Wireless
2 1 (0.99%) RTSP
2 1 (0.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) PPP
2 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.93%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.95%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.95%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.95%) Selenium
3 5 (4.95%) Appium
4 3 (2.97%) Zephyr
5 2 (1.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (1.98%) Subversion
6 1 (0.99%) Maven
6 1 (0.99%) Xcode
6 1 (0.99%) GCC
6 1 (0.99%) Robotium
6 1 (0.99%) SCons
6 1 (0.99%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.99%) Robolectric
6 1 (0.99%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.99%) Ant
General
1 8 (7.92%) Games
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Electronics
4 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 76 (75.25%) Developer
2 49 (48.51%) Android Developer
3 16 (15.84%) Mobile Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Applications Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Programmer
6 7 (6.93%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (5.94%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Designer
8 5 (4.95%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) .NET Developer
11 2 (1.98%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.98%) Interface Designer
11 2 (1.98%) Tester
11 2 (1.98%) Architect
11 2 (1.98%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.63%) REST
2 32 (31.68%) JSON
3 30 (29.70%) Android SDK
4 20 (19.80%) OpenGL
5 11 (10.89%) OAuth
5 11 (10.89%) Web Services
6 9 (8.91%) HTML
7 8 (7.92%) CSS
8 7 (6.93%) PhoneGap
9 6 (5.94%) SOAP
9 6 (5.94%) XML
9 6 (5.94%) Cocoa
10 5 (4.95%) .NET
11 4 (3.96%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.96%) HTML5
12 3 (2.97%) WPF
12 3 (2.97%) Apache Cordova
13 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (1.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 54 (53.47%) Mobile App
2 23 (22.77%) User Experience
3 11 (10.89%) Social Media
4 7 (6.93%) Device Driver
5 5 (4.95%) GIS
5 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.96%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.96%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.98%) EMV
7 2 (1.98%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.99%) CCTV
8 1 (0.99%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.99%) Life Science
8 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Android
2 49 (48.51%) Apple iOS
3 9 (8.91%) Windows
4 7 (6.93%) Linux
5 5 (4.95%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.99%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (41.58%) iOS Development
3 31 (30.69%) Mobile Development
4 13 (12.87%) Mobile Application Development
4 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.90%) Scrum
6 6 (5.94%) TDD
6 6 (5.94%) OOP
6 6 (5.94%) OO
6 6 (5.94%) Multithreading
6 6 (5.94%) Test Automation
6 6 (5.94%) BDD
7 5 (4.95%) Game Development
7 5 (4.95%) Test Management
7 5 (4.95%) Performance Testing
7 5 (4.95%) Load Testing
7 5 (4.95%) Low Latency
8 4 (3.96%) Unit Testing
8 4 (3.96%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.56%) Java
2 13 (12.87%) C++
3 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.90%) C
4 10 (9.90%) C#
5 7 (6.93%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.96%) Assembly Language
6 4 (3.96%) SQL
7 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.98%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.99%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.99%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) ISEB
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.96%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.98%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.98%) SELinux
2 1 (0.99%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Google
2 7 (6.93%) Apple
3 4 (3.96%) ION Trading
4 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) MobileIron
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