Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 16 September 2019 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 84 79
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 +11
Contract jobs citing Android 11 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.79% 1.10% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 6.64% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 8
Birmingham median daily rate £363 £328 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.69% -2.96% -4.86%
10th Percentile £138 £200 £263
90th Percentile £579 £479 £436
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £35.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.75 £15.85 £30.50
% change year-on-year +30.91% -48.03% +97.73%

Android is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 242 241 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.41% 16.61% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 149 173
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +1.54% -10.03%
10th Percentile £130 £105 £201
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £13.25 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -6.79% +13.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.25 £9.88
90th Percentile £20.00 £21.75 £19.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.37
% change year-on-year +6.90% +0.89% +6.46%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Birmingham

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Birmingham

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Birmingham

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Android Development
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
3 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Azure
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) AWS
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability

Android
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Android Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) iOS Android Developer
2 3 (27.27%) iOS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Android Development
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
2 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Typography
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Go
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin