The table below looks at the statistics for Android SDK 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 SDK over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank - 119 120
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.084% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £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 - - £19.50
Android SDK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
794 552 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.33% 23.11% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 335 328
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £428 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 20
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Android SDK
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Android SDK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Android SDK Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Android SDK
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 SDK across the West Midlands region.

Android SDK Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Android SDK
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 SDK across the West Midlands region.

Android SDK Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Android SDK
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Google Play
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Streaming Video
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Appium
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins

Android SDK
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 (60.00%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Appium
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Android Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Android Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google