Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Android Software Development
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 98 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 0
Contract jobs citing Android Development 13 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.82% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -24.32%
10th Percentile £264 £310 £338
90th Percentile £450 £375 £363
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £331 £375
% change year-on-year -1.89% -11.67% +29.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.00 - -

Android Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Android Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Birmingham

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android Development in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Birmingham

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 13 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
4 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
5 7 (53.85%) JSON
5 7 (53.85%) JUnit
5 7 (53.85%) Java
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
6 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
7 3 (23.08%) Apple Swift
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) Kotlin
8 2 (15.38%) HockeyApp
8 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
8 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
9 1 (7.69%) iPhone

Android Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.69%) git-flow
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Android Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) JSON
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) SAML
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Apple Swift
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Kotlin
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft