The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 41 48 59
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11  
Contract jobs citing Android 12 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.23% 1.61% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.16% 6.71% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Median daily rate £325 £510 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.27% +53.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £347 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £530 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £42.50
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 131 149 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.39% 23.95% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 71 54
Median daily rate £315 £381 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.37% +32.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £162 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 42
Median hourly rate £17.50 £36.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.72% +158.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.18 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Cambridgeshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Cambridgeshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Cambridgeshire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Android in Cambridgeshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 9 £325 -35.64% 12
Peterborough - 1 £488 -
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 22 (75.86%) Java
1 22 (75.86%) Android Development
2 17 (58.62%) Android SDK
3 11 (37.93%) Data Structures
3 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
5 9 (31.03%) Android Studio
5 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
6 7 (24.14%) Memory Management
6 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
7 6 (20.69%) Material Design
7 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.24%) C++
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) RxJava
8 5 (17.24%) iOS SDK
9 4 (13.79%) Digital Media
9 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 3 (10.34%) HTML
10 3 (10.34%) Linux
10 3 (10.34%) Python
10 3 (10.34%) Bluetooth
10 3 (10.34%) Finance
10 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
10 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
10 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
11 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
11 2 (6.90%) Augmented Reality

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Bluetooth
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Android Studio
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Appium
3 1 (3.45%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Robotium
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) TestNG
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) Android Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Android Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Android Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) iOS Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Android SDK
2 6 (20.69%) Material Design
3 5 (17.24%) iOS SDK
3 5 (17.24%) RxJava
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) WebKit
6 2 (6.90%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Structures
2 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.79%) Digital Media
4 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
5 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.90%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Android Development
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Memory Management
3 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
4 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.90%) Apple
3 1 (3.45%) BT
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Samsung
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
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