The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 40 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Android 47 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.25% 4.05% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.49% 13.79% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 2
Median daily rate £375 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
209 174 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.79% 29.39% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 117 66
Median daily rate £375 £340 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £44.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Android
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Android
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Crawley 0 25 £375 +10.29%
Gatwick +8 17 £375 +15.38%
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Android.

1 77 (84.62%) Mobile App
2 65 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (68.13%) Apple iOS
4 56 (61.54%) User Experience
5 35 (38.46%) Android Development
5 35 (38.46%) Mobile Development
6 26 (28.57%) SQL
6 26 (28.57%) QA
7 25 (27.47%) Android SDK
8 20 (21.98%) Mobile Application Development
9 16 (17.58%) Open Source
9 16 (17.58%) Black-Box Testing
9 16 (17.58%) Automated Testing
9 16 (17.58%) Regression Testing
10 14 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 14 (15.38%) TDD
10 14 (15.38%) BDD
11 12 (13.19%) Apple
12 11 (12.09%) JSON
13 10 (10.99%) Defect Management
13 10 (10.99%) REST
13 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.99%) Software Testing
14 9 (9.89%) Typography
15 8 (8.79%) Scrum
16 6 (6.59%) Defect Tracking
16 6 (6.59%) Degree
16 6 (6.59%) Project Management
17 3 (3.30%) Waterfall
17 3 (3.30%) Automation Testing

Android
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (1.10%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) HP UFT
1 3 (3.30%) JIRA
1 3 (3.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) JUnit
2 1 (1.10%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.10%) Subversion
2 1 (1.10%) Xcode
General
1 2 (2.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (29.67%) Android Developer
1 27 (29.67%) Developer
2 25 (27.47%) QA Engineer
3 21 (23.08%) Designer
3 21 (23.08%) Mobile Designer
4 20 (21.98%) Mobile UI Designer
4 20 (21.98%) UI Designer
5 18 (19.78%) Applications Engineer
6 17 (18.68%) Android Engineer
7 11 (12.09%) Mobile Engineer
7 11 (12.09%) Mobile Tester
7 11 (12.09%) Tester
8 10 (10.99%) iOS Tester
8 10 (10.99%) Mobile Project Manager
8 10 (10.99%) Project Manager
8 10 (10.99%) QA Tester
9 9 (9.89%) Applications Tester
10 8 (8.79%) Android Test Engineer
10 8 (8.79%) Applications Developer
11 7 (7.69%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) Android SDK
2 11 (12.09%) JSON
3 10 (10.99%) REST
4 1 (1.10%) Core Animation
4 1 (1.10%) UIKit
4 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (84.62%) Mobile App
2 56 (61.54%) User Experience
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Animation
4 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.46%) Android Development
2 35 (38.46%) Mobile Development
3 20 (21.98%) Mobile Application Development
4 16 (17.58%) Automated Testing
4 16 (17.58%) Black-Box Testing
4 16 (17.58%) Open Source
4 16 (17.58%) Regression Testing
5 14 (15.38%) BDD
5 14 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 14 (15.38%) TDD
6 10 (10.99%) Defect Management
6 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.99%) Software Testing
7 9 (9.89%) Typography
8 8 (8.79%) Scrum
9 6 (6.59%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (6.59%) Project Management
10 3 (3.30%) System Testing
10 3 (3.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) C
2 1 (1.10%) C++
2 1 (1.10%) Java
2 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Apple
2 2 (2.20%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.10%) Google