Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 May 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 97 105
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 52 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.78% 1.70% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.51% 8.85% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 30
East Midlands median daily rate £386 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -0.74% +13.33%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £200
90th Percentile £491 £470 £582
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.31 £10.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.12% -69.29% +233.33%
10th Percentile £11.80 £9.68 £13.00
90th Percentile £20.86 £11.13 £37.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.16 £21.50
% change year-on-year +1.63% -1.60% +26.47%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 692 576 625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.67% 19.19% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 334 317
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -12.16% +10.45%
10th Percentile £178 £135 £181
90th Percentile £525 £498 £538
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 66 66
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.35 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.98% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.00 £9.75
90th Percentile £19.64 £52.50 £35.63
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £16.99
% change year-on-year +3.97% -0.90% +2.94%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Android in the East Midlands

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in the East Midlands

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in the East Midlands

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in the East Midlands

Android
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +11 20 £380 +12.59% 8
Leicestershire +17 16 £300 -6.98% 11
Nottinghamshire -21 11 £475 +18.75% 3
Lincolnshire +6 1 £115 -76.04% 1
Derbyshire 0 1 - - 2
Android
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Android.

1 32 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (57.69%) User Experience
4 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 28 (53.85%) HTML
5 27 (51.92%) CSS
6 23 (44.23%) Wireframes
6 23 (44.23%) Axure RP
7 21 (40.38%) Android Development
8 19 (36.54%) Usability Testing
8 19 (36.54%) InVision
9 18 (34.62%) Co-Creation
10 16 (30.77%) Marketing
10 16 (30.77%) JIRA
10 16 (30.77%) Confluence
11 15 (28.85%) Finance
12 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (23.08%) Rapid Prototyping
13 12 (23.08%) User Stories
13 12 (23.08%) RxJava
13 12 (23.08%) Prototyping
13 12 (23.08%) Guerrilla Testing
13 12 (23.08%) Kotlin
13 12 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
13 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (23.08%) Psychology
13 12 (23.08%) Human Factors
13 12 (23.08%) Degree
13 12 (23.08%) Benchmarking
13 12 (23.08%) Task Model

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (30.77%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) InVision
2 11 (21.15%) UserZoom
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Axure RP
2 16 (30.77%) JIRA
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) Gradle
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (30.77%) Marketing
2 15 (28.85%) Finance
3 9 (17.31%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Android Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Designer
3 13 (25.00%) UX Designer
4 8 (15.38%) User Experience Researcher
5 5 (9.62%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Angular Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Support
8 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) HTML
2 27 (51.92%) CSS
3 12 (23.08%) Retrofit
3 12 (23.08%) RxJava
4 11 (21.15%) HTML5
5 10 (19.23%) Android SDK
6 7 (13.46%) CSS3
7 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.62%) Node.js
9 3 (5.77%) Aurelia
9 3 (5.77%) React
9 3 (5.77%) RESTful
9 3 (5.77%) Sass
10 2 (3.85%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (3.85%) Ionic Framework
10 2 (3.85%) JSON
10 2 (3.85%) PhoneGap
10 2 (3.85%) Web Services
10 2 (3.85%) XML
11 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (57.69%) User Experience
2 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.92%) iPhone
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Wireframes
3 21 (40.38%) Android Development
4 19 (36.54%) Usability Testing
5 18 (34.62%) Co-Creation
6 12 (23.08%) Benchmarking
6 12 (23.08%) Cognitive Psychology
6 12 (23.08%) Guerrilla Testing
6 12 (23.08%) Human Factors
6 12 (23.08%) Prototyping
6 12 (23.08%) Psychology
6 12 (23.08%) Rapid Prototyping
6 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (23.08%) Task Model
6 12 (23.08%) User Stories
7 11 (21.15%) Ethnographic Research
7 11 (21.15%) Ethnography
8 9 (17.31%) Analytics
9 8 (15.38%) B2B
9 8 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 12 (23.08%) Kotlin
3 11 (21.15%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.85%) ES6
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) ES7
6 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
2 11 (21.15%) Adobe
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Capita
4 1 (1.92%) Lotus
4 1 (1.92%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) VMware