The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 April 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Android 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.04% 0.42% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £328
% change year-on-year +3.44% +10.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year - +154.54%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 34 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 9.38% 14.23% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 27
Median daily rate £328 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.84 £15.75
% change year-on-year -7.95% +6.92%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Brighton

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Android.

1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Facebook
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) iPhone
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (40.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) React Native
4 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Google Play
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (20.00%) Django
4 1 (20.00%) Online Games
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Google Play
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Google