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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 178 181 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -47
Contract jobs citing Android 86 98 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 1.02% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 4.21% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 58
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +52.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -4.76%
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
2175 2329 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.55% 24.35% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 1256 1064
Median daily rate £375 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £220 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 237 205
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 July 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
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 July 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
Hampshire +14 27 £463 +27.58% 13
Buckinghamshire +11 12 £388 +10.71%
West Sussex -11 12 £425 +30.76% 4
Surrey +1 11 £320 -8.57% 9
Berkshire -10 11 £335 -6.29% 14
Kent +1 5 - - 2
Oxfordshire +6 4 £375 -11.76% 6
Middlesex -2 3 £350 -
East Sussex +13 1 - - 4
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 110 (52.38%) Apple iOS
2 90 (42.86%) Android Development
3 89 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (41.43%) Mobile App
5 72 (34.29%) User Experience
6 53 (25.24%) Java
7 50 (23.81%) Android SDK
8 48 (22.86%) Mobile Development
9 31 (14.76%) Windows
10 30 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 28 (13.33%) CSS
12 27 (12.86%) SQL
12 27 (12.86%) Software Engineering
12 27 (12.86%) RESTful
13 26 (12.38%) Git (software)
13 26 (12.38%) JSON
13 26 (12.38%) Computer Science
13 26 (12.38%) HTML
14 25 (11.90%) REST
15 24 (11.43%) Degree
15 24 (11.43%) Automated Testing
16 22 (10.48%) QA
16 22 (10.48%) Google Play
17 20 (9.52%) TDD
18 18 (8.57%) Android Studio
18 18 (8.57%) Open Source
18 18 (8.57%) Google
18 18 (8.57%) Finance
19 17 (8.10%) E-Commerce
20 16 (7.62%) HTML5

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 4 (1.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.43%) Confluence
2 3 (1.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.95%) CMS
3 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.48%) nginx
4 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (5.71%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.24%) MS Office
3 8 (3.81%) MS Excel
4 7 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.48%) InDesign
6 1 (0.48%) InVision
6 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.48%) Google Play
2 11 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (1.43%) Office 365
5 2 (0.95%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.76%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.43%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.43%) LAN
3 3 (1.43%) SAN
3 3 (1.43%) VoIP
4 2 (0.95%) HTTP
4 2 (0.95%) WAN
4 2 (0.95%) Wireless
5 1 (0.48%) 2.5G
5 1 (0.48%) 2G
5 1 (0.48%) 3G
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) Intranet
5 1 (0.48%) LTE
5 1 (0.48%) Network Security
5 1 (0.48%) SMS
5 1 (0.48%) SSL
5 1 (0.48%) VoLTE
5 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.48%) DB2
4 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
4 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
4 1 (0.48%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.48%) Redis
4 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (12.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.57%) Android Studio
3 14 (6.67%) Gradle
4 11 (5.24%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.81%) JIRA
6 7 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.38%) Subversion
7 5 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.90%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.43%) Appium
9 3 (1.43%) JUnit
9 3 (1.43%) Robotium
10 2 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.95%) Grunt
10 2 (0.95%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.95%) Maven
10 2 (0.95%) Mockito
10 2 (0.95%) Selenium
10 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.95%) Xcode
General
1 18 (8.57%) Finance
2 15 (7.14%) Banking
3 7 (3.33%) Publishing
4 6 (2.86%) Marketing
5 4 (1.90%) Back Office
5 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.43%) Electronics
7 2 (0.95%) Advertising
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Retail
7 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.48%) German Language
8 1 (0.48%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (51.90%) Developer
2 80 (38.10%) Android Developer
3 39 (18.57%) Designer
4 27 (12.86%) Mobile Designer
5 25 (11.90%) UI Designer
6 21 (10.00%) UX Designer
7 19 (9.05%) Mobile UI Designer
7 19 (9.05%) QA Engineer
8 15 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
9 14 (6.67%) Applications Developer
9 14 (6.67%) Java Developer
10 13 (6.19%) Mobile UX Designer
11 12 (5.71%) Java Android Developer
12 11 (5.24%) Android Engineer
12 11 (5.24%) Applications Engineer
13 10 (4.76%) UI/UX Designer
14 8 (3.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 8 (3.81%) Mobile Tester
14 8 (3.81%) Senior QA Engineer
14 8 (3.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.81%) Android SDK
2 28 (13.33%) CSS
3 27 (12.86%) RESTful
4 26 (12.38%) HTML
4 26 (12.38%) JSON
5 25 (11.90%) REST
6 16 (7.62%) HTML5
7 14 (6.67%) jQuery
7 14 (6.67%) Web Services
8 12 (5.71%) XML
9 11 (5.24%) CSS3
10 10 (4.76%) .NET
10 10 (4.76%) SOAP
11 9 (4.29%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.33%) PhoneGap
13 6 (2.86%) Backbone.js
13 6 (2.86%) Node.js
13 6 (2.86%) OpenGL
14 4 (1.90%) Ajax
14 4 (1.90%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 87 (41.43%) Mobile App
2 72 (34.29%) User Experience
3 26 (12.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.29%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (3.81%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.81%) iPad
5 8 (3.81%) iPhone
6 5 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.43%) Animation
7 3 (1.43%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.95%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.95%) Mechatronics
8 2 (0.95%) Social Media
8 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.48%) CUDA
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 110 (52.38%) Apple iOS
2 31 (14.76%) Windows
3 11 (5.24%) Linux
3 11 (5.24%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.81%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.43%) Unix
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (42.86%) Android Development
2 89 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (22.86%) Mobile Development
4 27 (12.86%) Software Engineering
5 24 (11.43%) Automated Testing
6 20 (9.52%) TDD
7 18 (8.57%) Open Source
8 17 (8.10%) E-Commerce
9 16 (7.62%) BDD
9 16 (7.62%) iOS Development
9 16 (7.62%) Wireframes
10 14 (6.67%) Release Management
11 13 (6.19%) Mobile Application Development
11 13 (6.19%) Scrum
12 11 (5.24%) Black-Box Testing
12 11 (5.24%) Software Testing
13 10 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.76%) OO
13 10 (4.76%) Regression Testing
13 10 (4.76%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.24%) Java
2 30 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 27 (12.86%) SQL
4 13 (6.19%) C#
5 9 (4.29%) C++
6 8 (3.81%) PHP
6 8 (3.81%) Python
7 6 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 6 (2.86%) Scala
8 5 (2.38%) Apple Swift
8 5 (2.38%) C
9 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.48%) Groovy
10 1 (0.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.48%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.48%) Ruby
10 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
2 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) ISEB
2 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (0.48%) MCP
2 1 (0.48%) MCSE
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.48%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.95%) Docker
3 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.43%) SCCM
2 2 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.48%) Ansible
3 1 (0.48%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (8.57%) Google
2 14 (6.67%) Apple
2 14 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.29%) Adobe
4 8 (3.81%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.38%) SAP
6 2 (0.95%) arcserve
6 2 (0.95%) Sage
6 2 (0.95%) Sencha
6 2 (0.95%) Symantec
7 1 (0.48%) Avaya
7 1 (0.48%) CA
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix
7 1 (0.48%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.48%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.48%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.48%) NetApp
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle
7 1 (0.48%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
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