The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 117 143 108
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -35
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 17 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
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£400 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £400 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.28% -
Android Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2821 2745 1926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.81% 92.64% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1799 1164
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 183 139
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £15.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £42.50 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android Developer across the South West region.

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Android Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Android Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Android Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android Developer across the South West region.

Android Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +15 8 £413 +26.92% 3
Dorset +2 3 £330 -26.66% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £350 -
Somerset +15 1 £400 -11.11%
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Android
2 24 (96.00%) Android Development
3 13 (52.00%) Mobile App
4 10 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (24.00%) iOS Development
7 6 (24.00%) SQLite
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.00%) TDD
8 5 (20.00%) Android SDK
8 5 (20.00%) REST
9 4 (16.00%) iOS SDK
9 4 (16.00%) Open Source
9 4 (16.00%) User Experience
9 4 (16.00%) Usability Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.00%) Google
9 4 (16.00%) OpenGL
9 4 (16.00%) XML
9 4 (16.00%) C++
10 3 (12.00%) HTML
10 3 (12.00%) Games
10 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
11 2 (8.00%) HTML5
11 2 (8.00%) JSON
11 2 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (8.00%) Multithreading

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 5 (20.00%) REST
3 4 (16.00%) iOS SDK
3 4 (16.00%) OpenGL
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) J2ME
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Core Animation
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) DTV
3 1 (4.00%) Animation
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Android
2 10 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Android Development
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (24.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) Usability Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) OOP
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) XAML
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
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