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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
Rank 138 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.079% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
745 570 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.54% 22.50% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 353 348
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £33.55 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% +0.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
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 SDK within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 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
Birmingham - 2 £375 - 1
Staffordshire -4 1 £350 -14.63%
Android SDK
England

Android SDK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Kony
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google Play
3 1 (33.33%) iTunes
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

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 1 (33.33%) Google Play
1 1 (33.33%) iTunes
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Kony
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin