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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 247 245 245
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 33 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 0.92% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2430 2286 2160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.19% 23.01% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1592 1397 1261
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 38 48
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.75 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
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 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android SDK within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Sussex -16 14 £375 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £375 - 1
Kent -18 3 - - 1
Hampshire -4 2 £388 +19.23% 1
Surrey -5 2 £354 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £345 -
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 79 (100.00%) Android
2 76 (96.20%) Android Development
3 49 (62.03%) Java
4 48 (60.76%) Mobile App
5 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (40.51%) Mobile Development
7 27 (34.18%) REST
8 26 (32.91%) Eclipse
9 24 (30.38%) JSON
10 23 (29.11%) SOAP
11 21 (26.58%) User Experience
12 14 (17.72%) Android Studio
12 14 (17.72%) BDD
12 14 (17.72%) TDD
13 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
13 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
14 11 (13.92%) Banking
14 11 (13.92%) OO
15 10 (12.66%) Finance
15 10 (12.66%) Scrum
15 10 (12.66%) Subversion
15 10 (12.66%) Automated Testing
15 10 (12.66%) Gradle
16 9 (11.39%) Artifactory
16 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
16 9 (11.39%) Mockito
16 9 (11.39%) Robotium
16 9 (11.39%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing

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 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
1 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Eclipse
2 14 (17.72%) Android Studio
3 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
4 10 (12.66%) Gradle
4 10 (12.66%) Subversion
5 9 (11.39%) Ant
5 9 (11.39%) Appium
5 9 (11.39%) Artifactory
5 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
5 9 (11.39%) Maven
5 9 (11.39%) Mockito
5 9 (11.39%) Robotium
5 9 (11.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (10.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (10.13%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.27%) git-flow
7 1 (1.27%) JIRA
7 1 (1.27%) JUnit
7 1 (1.27%) Robolectric
7 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.92%) Banking
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 9 (11.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (96.20%) Developer
2 74 (93.67%) Android Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.19%) Java Android Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Applications Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Android Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Android Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Android Software Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.27%) Analyst
10 1 (1.27%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded Developer
10 1 (1.27%) iOS Android Developer
10 1 (1.27%) iOS Developer
10 1 (1.27%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.18%) REST
2 24 (30.38%) JSON
3 23 (29.11%) SOAP
4 9 (11.39%) RoboGuice
5 4 (5.06%) Android NDK
5 4 (5.06%) JNI
5 4 (5.06%) RESTful
5 4 (5.06%) Web Services
5 4 (5.06%) XML
6 3 (3.80%) Middleware
6 3 (3.80%) OpenGL
6 3 (3.80%) RxJava
6 3 (3.80%) Spring
7 2 (2.53%) Cocoa
7 2 (2.53%) CSS
7 2 (2.53%) Dalvik
7 2 (2.53%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.27%) Core Animation
8 1 (1.27%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 48 (60.76%) Mobile App
2 21 (26.58%) User Experience
3 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.53%) Wiki
5 1 (1.27%) Animation
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (96.20%) Android Development
2 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (40.51%) Mobile Development
4 14 (17.72%) BDD
4 14 (17.72%) TDD
5 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.92%) OO
7 10 (12.66%) Automated Testing
7 10 (12.66%) Scrum
8 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.39%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
8 9 (11.39%) User Stories
9 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.33%) SDLC
10 4 (5.06%) Memory Management
10 4 (5.06%) OOP
10 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.80%) Workflow
12 2 (2.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) Java
2 4 (5.06%) C#
3 3 (3.80%) C
3 3 (3.80%) C++
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.53%) Python
4 2 (2.53%) SQL
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Xamarin
2 4 (5.06%) Google
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