The table below looks at the statistics for Android SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 208 230 228
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 45 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 1.10% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 9
Average daily rate £375 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £30.20 -
% change year-on-year
+57.28% -
Android SDK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2205 2273 1985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.77% 24.45% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1307 1080
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 62
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £17.75 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Android SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Android SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Android SDK
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 SDK across the South East region.

Android SDK Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Android SDK
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android SDK across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Android SDK Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Android SDK
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 SDK across the South East region.

Android SDK Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Android SDK
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 SDK within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Hampshire 0 15 £355 +4.41% 2
Buckinghamshire - 15 £350 -
West Sussex - 9 £525 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £350 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 64 (100.00%) Android
2 62 (96.88%) Android Development
3 40 (62.50%) Java
4 38 (59.38%) Mobile App
5 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (34.38%) Eclipse
7 21 (32.81%) User Experience
8 18 (28.13%) SOAP
9 17 (26.56%) REST
10 16 (25.00%) JSON
11 14 (21.88%) Mobile Development
12 12 (18.75%) Android Studio
12 12 (18.75%) BDD
12 12 (18.75%) TDD
13 11 (17.19%) Subversion
13 11 (17.19%) Scrum
13 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
13 11 (17.19%) OO
14 10 (15.63%) Ant
14 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
14 10 (15.63%) Maven
14 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
14 10 (15.63%) Publishing
14 10 (15.63%) Banking
14 10 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (15.63%) Gradle
14 10 (15.63%) Artifactory
14 10 (15.63%) Robotium
14 10 (15.63%) Mockito
14 10 (15.63%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Android SDK 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 SDK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Eclipse
2 12 (18.75%) Android Studio
3 11 (17.19%) Subversion
4 10 (15.63%) Ant
4 10 (15.63%) Appium
4 10 (15.63%) Artifactory
4 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 10 (15.63%) Gradle
4 10 (15.63%) Maven
4 10 (15.63%) Mockito
4 10 (15.63%) Robotium
4 10 (15.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (14.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.63%) Banking
1 10 (15.63%) Publishing
2 8 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (93.75%) Developer
2 59 (92.19%) Android Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Applications Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Programmer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Applications Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (3.13%) Android Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Android Software Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.56%) Analyst
7 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (1.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.56%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) SOAP
2 17 (26.56%) REST
3 16 (25.00%) JSON
4 10 (15.63%) RoboGuice
5 5 (7.81%) Android NDK
5 5 (7.81%) JNI
6 4 (6.25%) RxJava
7 3 (4.69%) Middleware
7 3 (4.69%) Spring
8 2 (3.13%) CSS
8 2 (3.13%) Dalvik
8 2 (3.13%) RESTful
9 1 (1.56%) .NET
9 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.56%) Cocoa
9 1 (1.56%) HTML
9 1 (1.56%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.56%) WSDL
9 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (59.38%) Mobile App
2 21 (32.81%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.13%) Wiki
4 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (96.88%) Android Development
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.88%) Mobile Development
4 12 (18.75%) BDD
4 12 (18.75%) TDD
5 11 (17.19%) OO
5 11 (17.19%) Scrum
5 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (15.63%) User Stories
7 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.81%) OOP
9 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.25%) SDLC
10 4 (6.25%) Workflow
11 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.13%) Open Source
13 1 (1.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (4.69%) C
2 3 (4.69%) C#
2 3 (4.69%) C++
3 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.56%) SQL
4 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Xamarin
2 3 (4.69%) Google
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago