The table below looks at the statistics for Android 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 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 149 146 144
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Android 121 114 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.32% 1.22% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.49% 4.88% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 74 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £435 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £15.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £33.68 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £13.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+144.23% -50.00%
Android
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2206 2335 2242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.08% 25.08% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1289 1218 1106
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 224 219
Median hourly rate £18.63 £16.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.87% +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Android
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 across the South East region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Android
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 across the South East region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Android
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Android Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Android
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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 -23 34 £375 +15.38%
Hampshire 0 26 £463 +42.30% 4
Buckinghamshire +23 19 £375 -16.66% 6
Surrey -4 14 £394 +1.61% 8
Berkshire -7 11 £313 - 8
Kent -18 7 £525 - 3
East Sussex - 5 £350 - 3
Sussex +2 1 £385 +2.66%
Oxfordshire +1 1 - - 9
Middlesex -6 1 £350 -22.22%
M4 Corridor - 1 £350 -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 123 (50.62%) Apple iOS
2 122 (50.21%) Android Development
3 102 (41.98%) Mobile App
4 97 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (33.74%) Java
6 75 (30.86%) Android SDK
7 73 (30.04%) User Experience
8 56 (23.05%) Mobile Development
9 34 (13.99%) Git (software)
9 34 (13.99%) Software Engineering
10 33 (13.58%) Computer Science
10 33 (13.58%) SQL
11 32 (13.17%) Eclipse
11 32 (13.17%) Android Studio
12 31 (12.76%) REST
13 30 (12.35%) JavaScript
13 30 (12.35%) CSS
13 30 (12.35%) Windows
13 30 (12.35%) Degree
14 29 (11.93%) JSON
15 28 (11.52%) Automated Testing
15 28 (11.52%) HTML
15 28 (11.52%) RESTful
16 27 (11.11%) QA
17 26 (10.70%) SOAP
18 25 (10.29%) iOS Development
19 23 (9.47%) Banking
19 23 (9.47%) Finance
20 22 (9.05%) OO
21 21 (8.64%) Google

Android
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 10 (4.12%) Node.js
2 5 (2.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.65%) Confluence
4 3 (1.23%) CMS
5 2 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.82%) concrete5
5 2 (0.82%) Drupal
5 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.82%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (0.82%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.82%) WordPress
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (2.88%) MS Office
1 7 (2.88%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.06%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.82%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.82%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.82%) GIMP
4 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.23%) Google Play
2 10 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.82%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.82%) Office 365
4 2 (0.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) IaaS
5 1 (0.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.12%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.06%) DNS
2 5 (2.06%) VoIP
3 4 (1.65%) DHCP
3 4 (1.65%) VPN
4 3 (1.23%) LAN
4 3 (1.23%) LDAP
4 3 (1.23%) SSH
4 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.82%) FTP
5 2 (0.82%) HTTP
5 2 (0.82%) SAN
5 2 (0.82%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) 2.5G
6 1 (0.41%) 2G
6 1 (0.41%) 3G
6 1 (0.41%) PBX
6 1 (0.41%) SMS
6 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.06%) MySQL
2 4 (1.65%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.41%) DB2
3 1 (0.41%) Infinispan
3 1 (0.41%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.41%) Redis
3 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (13.99%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.17%) Android Studio
2 32 (13.17%) Eclipse
3 19 (7.82%) Gradle
4 13 (5.35%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.35%) Subversion
5 11 (4.53%) JIRA
6 6 (2.47%) Ant
6 6 (2.47%) Appium
6 6 (2.47%) Artifactory
6 6 (2.47%) Maven
6 6 (2.47%) Mockito
6 6 (2.47%) Robotium
6 6 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (2.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.06%) Travis CI
8 4 (1.65%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.65%) gulp
8 4 (1.65%) webpack
General
1 23 (9.47%) Banking
1 23 (9.47%) Finance
2 10 (4.12%) Publishing
3 7 (2.88%) Electronics
3 7 (2.88%) Marketing
4 6 (2.47%) Retail
5 5 (2.06%) Back Office
6 4 (1.65%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.82%) Legal
7 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) German Language
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 130 (53.50%) Developer
2 99 (40.74%) Android Developer
3 35 (14.40%) Designer
4 27 (11.11%) Mobile Designer
5 22 (9.05%) UI Designer
6 20 (8.23%) Java Developer
7 19 (7.82%) Mobile UI Designer
8 18 (7.41%) Java Android Developer
8 18 (7.41%) QA Engineer
8 18 (7.41%) UX Designer
9 17 (7.00%) Mobile Developer
10 15 (6.17%) Applications Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Android Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) Mobile UX Designer
12 11 (4.53%) Software Engineer
13 10 (4.12%) Applications Engineer
14 9 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 8 (3.29%) Mobile Tester
15 8 (3.29%) Senior QA Engineer
15 8 (3.29%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (30.86%) Android SDK
2 31 (12.76%) REST
3 30 (12.35%) CSS
4 29 (11.93%) JSON
5 28 (11.52%) HTML
5 28 (11.52%) RESTful
6 26 (10.70%) SOAP
7 16 (6.58%) HTML5
7 16 (6.58%) Web Services
8 13 (5.35%) .NET
8 13 (5.35%) jQuery
8 13 (5.35%) XML
9 12 (4.94%) CSS3
10 11 (4.53%) AngularJS
10 11 (4.53%) OpenGL
11 7 (2.88%) Backbone.js
11 7 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (2.47%) Ember.js
12 6 (2.47%) Middleware
12 6 (2.47%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 102 (41.98%) Mobile App
2 73 (30.04%) User Experience
3 33 (13.58%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
5 7 (2.88%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.47%) iPad
6 6 (2.47%) iPhone
7 5 (2.06%) Animation
8 4 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.23%) Physics
10 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.82%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.82%) Mechatronics
10 2 (0.82%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.82%) Wiki
11 1 (0.41%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.41%) PKI
11 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 123 (50.62%) Apple iOS
2 30 (12.35%) Windows
3 15 (6.17%) Linux
4 10 (4.12%) Windows 10
4 10 (4.12%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.29%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.47%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.82%) CentOS
8 2 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.82%) Unix
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (50.21%) Android Development
2 97 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (23.05%) Mobile Development
4 34 (13.99%) Software Engineering
5 28 (11.52%) Automated Testing
6 25 (10.29%) iOS Development
7 22 (9.05%) OO
8 19 (7.82%) Open Source
9 16 (6.58%) Scrum
10 15 (6.17%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 15 (6.17%) TDD
10 15 (6.17%) Wireframes
11 14 (5.76%) Release Management
12 13 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.94%) Software Testing
14 11 (4.53%) Black-Box Testing
15 10 (4.12%) Regression Testing
16 9 (3.70%) Typography
16 9 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (33.74%) Java
2 33 (13.58%) SQL
3 30 (12.35%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.17%) C#
4 15 (6.17%) Python
5 12 (4.94%) C++
6 9 (3.70%) PHP
7 8 (3.29%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.88%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.47%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.06%) C
11 4 (1.65%) ES6
11 4 (1.65%) Scala
11 4 (1.65%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.82%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.82%) Ruby
12 2 (0.82%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (12.35%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) ISEB
2 2 (0.82%) MCP
3 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.41%) MCSE
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.41%) PhD
3 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Ansible
2 2 (0.82%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.41%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (8.64%) Google
2 13 (5.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.53%) Apple
3 11 (4.53%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.47%) Adobe
5 5 (2.06%) SAP
6 3 (1.23%) Zend
7 2 (0.82%) MobileIron
7 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.82%) Symantec
8 1 (0.41%) Avaya
8 1 (0.41%) CA
8 1 (0.41%) Citrix
8 1 (0.41%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.41%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.41%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.41%) NetApp
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle
8 1 (0.41%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.41%) Sencha
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