Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 19 February 2018 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 34 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 7 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.15% 3.25% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 14.73% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 9
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £286 £313 £180
90th Percentile £389 £386 £388
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £19.00 £34.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.93% -10.39% -18.95%
10th Percentile £18.50 £33.25 £37.75
90th Percentile £19.50 £35.75 £39.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -53.66% +6.49% -18.95%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 154 129 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 25.25% 22.09% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 67
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +4.92%
10th Percentile £206 £144 £154
90th Percentile £500 £441 £458
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 29
Cambridge median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% -53.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.63 £13.00
90th Percentile £73.50 £43.00 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £38.75 £31.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +82.35% -34.62%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Cambridge

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Cambridge

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Android.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
4 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation

Android
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
1 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cordova Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Android Development
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft