The median contractor rate for a Android Developer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 45 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.63% 0.75% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.78% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £225 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% +400.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 293 387 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 93.02% 96.75% 97.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 246 211
Median daily rate £350 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 30 34
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +82.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Cambridge

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Cambridge

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in Cambridge

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Android
1 18 (100.00%) Android Development
2 16 (88.89%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) Android SDK
4 11 (61.11%) Data Structures
5 7 (38.89%) Memory Management
5 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (33.33%) Android Studio
6 6 (33.33%) Material Design
7 5 (27.78%) RxJava
7 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
7 5 (27.78%) C++
7 5 (27.78%) iOS SDK
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Digital Media
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
10 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
10 2 (11.11%) Publishing
10 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (11.11%) XML
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.11%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (11.11%) Xamarin

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Android SDK
2 6 (33.33%) Material Design
3 5 (27.78%) iOS SDK
3 5 (27.78%) RxJava
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) WebKit
5 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Structures
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Android Development
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Memory Management
2 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) SAP