The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 April 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 45 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Contract jobs citing Android 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.89% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.32% 3.64% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.44% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year +16.66% +118.18%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 41 55 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 12.17% 14.47% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 32
Median daily rate £301 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71%  
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 Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Android.

1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) Android Development
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 2 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Core Data
5 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) CocoaPods
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) gulp
5 1 (12.50%) API Development
5 1 (12.50%) Grunt
5 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (12.50%) NServiceBus
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) CocoaPods
2 1 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Core Data
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Social Network
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) API Development
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Coventry
Pearson Frank
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