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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 241 237 239
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £346 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -19.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £46.25
Android SDK
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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
2269 2233 2458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.45% 25.89% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1270 1220
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 59 80
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 18 September 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
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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
Berkshire +1 2 £413 +22.22%
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Android
1 13 (100.00%) Android Development
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (15.38%) iOS SDK
6 2 (15.38%) iPhone
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Android Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) iOS SDK
5 1 (7.69%) Android NDK
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) J2ME
5 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (15.38%) iPhone
4 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Android Development
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Google