The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 26 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Android Development 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.41% 1.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £393 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 £45.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-18.86% +23.28%
Android Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 105 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 75.12% 77.78% 65.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 74 48
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% +50.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Stafford - 2 - -
Android Development
West Midlands

Android Development
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Android Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Gradle
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Publishing
3 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Xcode
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (40.00%) CocoaPods
4 2 (40.00%) Material Design
5 1 (20.00%) Core Data
5 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Android Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) CocoaPods
3 2 (40.00%) Xcode
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Material Design
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift