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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 251 231 221
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.048% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.19% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
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£313 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £281 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2275 2124 2263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.16% 25.44% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1203 1155
Average daily rate £363 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 54 94
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.28 £17.04 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.35 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 27 November 2014.

Android SDK Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 November 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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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 -30 2 £279 -14.23%
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Kent - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) Android Development
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) Google
6 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
6 4 (36.36%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) CSS
8 2 (18.18%) OOP
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) TDD
8 2 (18.18%) Ajax
8 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
8 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
8 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
8 2 (18.18%) User Experience
8 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (18.18%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) iPhone
8 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (9.09%) Google App Engine
9 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (9.09%) PaaS

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Google App Engine
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Heroku
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) RTSP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Xcode
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Games
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Android NDK
6 1 (9.09%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (9.09%) Flash
6 1 (9.09%) Java EE
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) Django
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Android Development
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Sencha
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft