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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 58 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing Android 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.85% 0.19% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 0.69% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+145.16% +3.33%
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
133 144 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.81% 26.87% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 78 58
Median daily rate £365 £335 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% +48.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £428 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 29
Median hourly rate £36.50 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.21% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £50.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 27 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
Crawley +9 4 £425 +30.76%
Gatwick - 1 £440 -
Worthing - 1 £525 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) User Experience
3 27 (67.50%) Mobile App
4 23 (57.50%) Apple iOS
5 18 (45.00%) Android Development
6 16 (40.00%) Android SDK
7 15 (37.50%) Mobile Development
8 10 (25.00%) BDD
9 9 (22.50%) TDD
10 8 (20.00%) Google Play
11 6 (15.00%) Wireframes
11 6 (15.00%) Apple
11 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (15.00%) JSON
11 6 (15.00%) REST
12 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (12.50%) Open Source
12 5 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Degree
12 5 (12.50%) QA
12 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
12 5 (12.50%) SQL
12 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
13 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
13 4 (10.00%) Typography
13 4 (10.00%) Defect Management
14 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
14 3 (7.50%) Scrum
15 1 (2.50%) SaaS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Google Play
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Android Developer
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Designer
2 15 (37.50%) Mobile Designer
2 15 (37.50%) Mobile UI Designer
2 15 (37.50%) UI Designer
3 9 (22.50%) Applications Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile UX Designer
4 5 (12.50%) UI/UX Designer
4 5 (12.50%) UX Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Android SDK
2 6 (15.00%) JSON
2 6 (15.00%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 29 (72.50%) User Experience
2 27 (67.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Android Development
3 15 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 10 (25.00%) BDD
5 9 (22.50%) TDD
6 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.00%) Wireframes
7 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (12.50%) Open Source
7 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Defect Management
8 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Typography
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
10 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) Security Testing
10 1 (2.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Apple
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian