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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England / South East
Rank 131 121 151
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +30
Contract jobs citing Android 109 141 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.49% 1.72% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.92% 6.85% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 79 61
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £546 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-26.91% -34.35%

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
1575 2058 2247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.52% 25.08% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 1190 1130
Median daily rate £370 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 186 182
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 17 January 2017.

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
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 17 January 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 +10 35 £328 -32.82% 2
Berkshire +21 33 £350 -12.50% 14
Hampshire +9 15 £275 -19.70% 10
Kent +7 14 £325 +14.03% 3
Surrey +9 5 £150 -62.50% 2
East Sussex +3 4 £348 -0.71% 1
West Sussex -33 3 £488 +14.70%
Oxfordshire -15 2 - - 11
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 102 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
1 102 (45.74%) Apple iOS
2 93 (41.70%) Android Development
3 91 (40.81%) Mobile App
4 71 (31.84%) Windows
5 62 (27.80%) Mobile Development
6 61 (27.35%) Java
7 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
8 39 (17.49%) Scrum
9 38 (17.04%) Active Directory
10 34 (15.25%) C#
11 33 (14.80%) .NET
11 33 (14.80%) Git (software)
12 32 (14.35%) iOS Development
13 31 (13.90%) Xamarin
13 31 (13.90%) SQL Server
14 28 (12.56%) Apple
14 28 (12.56%) Android SDK
14 28 (12.56%) User Experience
14 28 (12.56%) Windows Server
15 27 (12.11%) TDD
16 26 (11.66%) Degree
17 25 (11.21%) REST
18 24 (10.76%) SQL
19 22 (9.87%) Web Services
19 22 (9.87%) XML
19 22 (9.87%) VMware
19 22 (9.87%) Finance
19 22 (9.87%) AirWatch
19 22 (9.87%) Android Studio

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 15 (6.73%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.28%) Skype for Business
3 13 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.35%) IIS
7 2 (0.90%) Apache
7 2 (0.90%) Confluence
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.62%) MS Office
3 8 (3.59%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.35%) InVision
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.45%) InDesign
6 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (3.59%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.38%) Office 365
2 11 (4.93%) Google Play
3 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.90%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.62%) DNS
2 15 (6.73%) LAN
3 13 (5.83%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (5.83%) DHCP
3 13 (5.83%) WAN
4 12 (5.38%) Skype
4 12 (5.38%) SMTP
5 11 (4.93%) LTE
6 9 (4.04%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.69%) GSM
7 6 (2.69%) HSPA
7 6 (2.69%) VPN
7 6 (2.69%) WCDMA
8 5 (2.24%) HTTP
8 5 (2.24%) Internet
8 5 (2.24%) VLAN
9 4 (1.79%) Bluetooth
9 4 (1.79%) FTP
9 4 (1.79%) ICMP
9 4 (1.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.59%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.69%) MySQL
7 5 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.35%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (14.80%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.87%) Android Studio
3 19 (8.52%) Eclipse
4 16 (7.17%) JIRA
5 11 (4.93%) Appium
5 11 (4.93%) Xcode
6 9 (4.04%) Selenium
7 8 (3.59%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.69%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.69%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.69%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.24%) Axure RP
9 5 (2.24%) Calabash
10 4 (1.79%) Maven
10 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.35%) Gradle
11 3 (1.35%) JUnit
11 3 (1.35%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 22 (9.87%) Finance
2 21 (9.42%) Banking
3 13 (5.83%) Marketing
4 12 (5.38%) Retail
4 12 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.93%) Publishing
6 10 (4.48%) Games
7 7 (3.14%) Electronics
8 4 (1.79%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.90%) Advertising
9 2 (0.90%) Automotive
9 2 (0.90%) Billing
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 107 (47.98%) Developer
2 59 (26.46%) Android Developer
3 18 (8.07%) Designer
3 18 (8.07%) Xamarin Developer
4 17 (7.62%) Java Developer
5 15 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (6.28%) Java Android Developer
6 14 (6.28%) UI Designer
7 13 (5.83%) Applications Developer
8 12 (5.38%) Analyst
8 12 (5.38%) Architect
8 12 (5.38%) Mobile Developer
9 10 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.48%) UX Designer
10 8 (3.59%) Consultant
10 8 (3.59%) SQL Developer
10 8 (3.59%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.59%) UI/UX Designer
11 7 (3.14%) Senior Designer
11 7 (3.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.80%) .NET
2 28 (12.56%) Android SDK
3 25 (11.21%) REST
4 22 (9.87%) JSON
4 22 (9.87%) Web Services
4 22 (9.87%) XML
5 21 (9.42%) HTML
6 20 (8.97%) CSS
7 12 (5.38%) OpenGL
8 9 (4.04%) RESTful
9 6 (2.69%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (2.69%) WPF
10 5 (2.24%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.24%) HTML5
10 5 (2.24%) jQuery
10 5 (2.24%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.79%) Node.js
11 4 (1.79%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 91 (40.81%) Mobile App
2 28 (12.56%) User Experience
3 17 (7.62%) iPhone
3 17 (7.62%) Mobile Banking
4 14 (6.28%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.93%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.93%) iPad
6 9 (4.04%) Blackberry
7 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.79%) IPTV
8 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.79%) Over-the-Top Content
8 4 (1.79%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.79%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.35%) Online Games
9 3 (1.35%) STB
10 2 (0.90%) Animation
10 2 (0.90%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 102 (45.74%) Apple iOS
2 71 (31.84%) Windows
3 28 (12.56%) Windows Server
4 20 (8.97%) Linux
5 18 (8.07%) Windows 7
6 16 (7.17%) Windows 10
6 16 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.04%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.14%) Windows CE
10 7 (3.14%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (2.69%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.24%) Unix
13 3 (1.35%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (41.70%) Android Development
3 62 (27.80%) Mobile Development
4 39 (17.49%) Scrum
5 32 (14.35%) iOS Development
6 27 (12.11%) TDD
7 18 (8.07%) Mentoring
8 16 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (7.17%) DevOps
8 16 (7.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 15 (6.73%) Project Management
10 14 (6.28%) Mobile Device Management
11 13 (5.83%) OO
12 12 (5.38%) BDD
13 11 (4.93%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.93%) Data Centre Operations
13 11 (4.93%) Memory Management
13 11 (4.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 11 (4.93%) Two-Factor Authentication
14 10 (4.48%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (27.35%) Java
2 34 (15.25%) C#
3 24 (10.76%) SQL
4 18 (8.07%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.07%) PowerShell
5 15 (6.73%) Objective-C
6 12 (5.38%) Apple Swift
6 12 (5.38%) VB
7 9 (4.04%) C++
8 7 (3.14%) PHP
8 7 (3.14%) Scala
9 5 (2.24%) Perl
9 5 (2.24%) VBScript
10 4 (1.79%) C
10 4 (1.79%) Ruby
10 4 (1.79%) XAML
11 3 (1.35%) Groovy
11 3 (1.35%) Python
12 1 (0.45%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (11.66%) Degree
2 5 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.79%) ISEB
3 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.35%) CCIP
4 3 (1.35%) CCNA
4 3 (1.35%) CCNP
4 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.35%) JNCIA
5 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) HNC
6 1 (0.45%) HND
6 1 (0.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.97%) QA
2 9 (4.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 38 (17.04%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Docker
4 2 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (9.87%) AirWatch
2 13 (5.83%) WSUS
3 12 (5.38%) NetBackup
3 12 (5.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (4.93%) SCCM
5 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.79%) Nagios
6 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.45%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.45%) OpenView
7 1 (0.45%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.90%) Xamarin
3 28 (12.56%) Apple
4 22 (9.87%) VMware
5 21 (9.42%) Citrix
6 16 (7.17%) Cisco
7 15 (6.73%) HP
8 14 (6.28%) Symantec
9 13 (5.83%) Adobe
10 12 (5.38%) MobileIron
11 9 (4.04%) Oracle
12 6 (2.69%) Google
13 4 (1.79%) IBM
14 3 (1.35%) Ericsson
14 3 (1.35%) Huawei
14 3 (1.35%) Juniper
14 3 (1.35%) Samsung
15 2 (0.90%) Appcelerator
15 2 (0.90%) Dell
15 2 (0.90%) Remedy
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