The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 242 233 247
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.035% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
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£413 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% +9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2219 2108 2197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.12% 24.78% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1138 1147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 67 77
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £20.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Android SDK
England

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 29 July 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 +6 2 £413 +3.12%
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (100.00%) Android
1 15 (100.00%) Android Development
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Flash
6 1 (6.67%) J2ME
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Media

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) RTSP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Android Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Flash
3 1 (6.67%) J2ME
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (6.67%) Android NDK
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Android Development
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google