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 26 June 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 of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 34 63
Rank change year-on-year -15 +29  
Contract jobs citing Android 9 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.54% 4.12% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.63% 13.87% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 5
Median daily rate £330 £350 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.70% +70.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £380 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00%  

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 160 173 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.35% 29.73% 33.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 103 153
Median daily rate £280 £346 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.13% +3.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £137 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 13 35
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 26 June 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
Huntingdon -4 6 £330 -
Cambridge -16 3 - - 14
Android
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (33.33%) Android Development
5 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) Time Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
6 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
6 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
6 4 (19.05%) Break/Fix
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
7 3 (14.29%) Xamarin
7 3 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (14.29%) Office 365
7 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 3 (14.29%) C++
7 3 (14.29%) Apple
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) NetWeaver
8 2 (9.52%) Citrix

Android
Co-occurring 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 2 (9.52%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Appium
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) Robotium
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) TestNG
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Desktop Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Android Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) SAPUI5 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) iOS SDK
3 2 (9.52%) SAPUI5
3 2 (9.52%) WebKit
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) Google Maps API
4 1 (4.76%) Material Design
4 1 (4.76%) RxJava
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) BYOD
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Phone
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Android Development
2 4 (19.05%) Break/Fix
2 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Time Management
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Content Management
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) C#
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Apple
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Xamarin
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) VMware