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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 27 44 33
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11  
Contract jobs citing Android 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.92% 0.50% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.06% 1.74% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £505 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.64% +49.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 64 115 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 20.78% 28.61% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 57 38
Median daily rate £305 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £164 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £511 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 12
Median hourly rate £18.25 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Android.

1 18 (81.82%) Android Development
2 17 (77.27%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Android SDK
4 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
5 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
6 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
6 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 6 (27.27%) Android Studio
7 6 (27.27%) Material Design
8 5 (22.73%) RxJava
8 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
8 5 (22.73%) C++
9 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) Digital Media
10 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) HTML
10 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
10 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
11 2 (9.09%) HTML5
11 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
11 2 (9.09%) XML
11 2 (9.09%) Publishing
11 2 (9.09%) Electronics

Android
Top Related 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 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.55%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Android Studio
3 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Appium
4 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Robotium
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) TestNG
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) Android Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Android Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C++ Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Tester
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Android SDK
2 6 (27.27%) Material Design
3 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
3 5 (22.73%) RxJava
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) WebKit
6 2 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Media
4 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
5 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 2 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Android Development
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
2 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.55%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) BT
2 1 (4.55%) Samsung
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
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