The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 41 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.62% 1.63% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.69% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£325 - £350
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% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
314 296 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 96.62% 96.42% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 227 170
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 7 55
Average hourly rate £12.05 £33.40 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.92% +138.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £17.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £72.50 £26.75
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 Southampton

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

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Android Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Android Developer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Android
1 18 (100.00%) Android Development
2 17 (94.44%) Android SDK
3 16 (88.89%) Unit Testing
4 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 12 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (66.67%) JSON
4 12 (66.67%) REST
4 12 (66.67%) Subversion
5 11 (61.11%) Ant
5 11 (61.11%) Maven
6 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (50.00%) OOP
8 8 (44.44%) RoboGuice
9 7 (38.89%) Publishing
10 6 (33.33%) JNI
10 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (33.33%) OO
10 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (33.33%) Android NDK
10 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 6 (33.33%) User Stories
11 5 (27.78%) Robotium
11 5 (27.78%) Artifactory
11 5 (27.78%) Appium
11 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
11 5 (27.78%) Mockito
11 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
12 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 12 (66.67%) Subversion
2 11 (61.11%) Ant
2 11 (61.11%) Maven
3 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (27.78%) Robotium
4 5 (27.78%) Artifactory
4 5 (27.78%) Appium
4 5 (27.78%) Mockito
5 4 (22.22%) Gradle
General
1 7 (38.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Android SDK
2 12 (66.67%) JSON
2 12 (66.67%) REST
3 8 (44.44%) RoboGuice
4 6 (33.33%) JNI
4 6 (33.33%) Android NDK
5 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Android Development
2 16 (88.89%) Unit Testing
3 12 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (50.00%) OOP
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) User Stories
7 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
8 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
10 2 (11.11%) TDD
11 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Apple