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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android SDK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
England / South East
Rank 230 213 238
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 12 46 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 2.11% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 13
Median daily rate £406 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.43% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £47.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-24.21% +57.28%

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
1964 2177 2385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.86% 24.78% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1479 1376
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 56
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.83 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% +47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Android SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Android SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android SDK within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -15 10 £406 +12.06%
Kent - 2 - -
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Android SDK.

1 31 (100.00%) Android
2 29 (93.55%) Android Development
3 27 (87.10%) Mobile App
3 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (61.29%) Java
5 18 (58.06%) Mobile Development
6 15 (48.39%) REST
7 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
8 13 (41.94%) Degree
8 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
9 11 (35.48%) XML
9 11 (35.48%) OpenGL
9 11 (35.48%) Memory Management
10 10 (32.26%) JSON
10 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
10 10 (32.26%) Web Services
11 9 (29.03%) TDD
12 8 (25.81%) Finance
12 8 (25.81%) User Experience
13 7 (22.58%) Google Play
14 6 (19.35%) Banking
14 6 (19.35%) Scrum
15 4 (12.90%) Xamarin
15 4 (12.90%) Mobile Banking
15 4 (12.90%) OO
15 4 (12.90%) BDD
16 3 (9.68%) Mockito
16 3 (9.68%) Agile Testing
16 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
16 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
2 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.68%) JUnit
3 3 (9.68%) Mockito
4 2 (6.45%) Android Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Gradle
5 1 (3.23%) Babel
5 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Maven
5 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 29 (93.55%) Android Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Java Android Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Android Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Java Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) REST
2 11 (35.48%) OpenGL
2 11 (35.48%) XML
3 10 (32.26%) JSON
3 10 (32.26%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) Material Design
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) iOS SDK
5 2 (6.45%) RxJava
6 1 (3.23%) Akka
6 1 (3.23%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (3.23%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (87.10%) Mobile App
2 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
3 8 (25.81%) User Experience
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) Android Development
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Mobile Development
4 11 (35.48%) Memory Management
5 9 (29.03%) TDD
6 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) BDD
7 4 (12.90%) OO
8 3 (9.68%) Agile Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.23%) Asynchronous Programming
10 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.23%) Game Development
10 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (3.23%) Multithreaded Programming
10 1 (3.23%) MVC
10 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) Apple Swift
3 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.23%) ES6
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
4 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.23%) Apple