The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development
Rank 147 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +1
Contract jobs citing Android Development 3 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.091% 0.32% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.42% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £220 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +20.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +89.74%
Android Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2642 1893 1929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.52% 76.58% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1570 1132 1018
Median daily rate £400 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 91 131
Median hourly rate £21.50 £28.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.56% +3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Android Development
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Android Development Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Android Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Android Development Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Staffordshire +3 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £220 - 1
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 9 (100.00%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (33.33%) Streaming Video
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (33.33%) Google Play
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Xcode
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Telematics
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) Gradle
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) iPhone
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Google Play
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Xcode
2 1 (11.11%) CocoaPods
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Research Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (11.11%) Material Design
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
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