Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 69 110
Rank change year-on-year -18 +41 +11
Contract jobs citing Android 63 74 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.22% 2.39% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.10% 11.16% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 21
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £183 £274 £231
90th Percentile £488 £488 £648
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.31 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.08% -62.86% +233.33%
10th Percentile £11.80 £9.94 £12.65
90th Percentile £14.86 £15.25 £37.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.53 £28.00
% change year-on-year -11.74% -23.12% +86.67%

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 624 663 582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.97% 21.40% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 395 326
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.39% +12.43%
10th Percentile £138 £180 £163
90th Percentile £500 £488 £569
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +5.07% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 69 63
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +1.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £11.14 £10.35 £9.80
90th Percentile £21.00 £52.50 £23.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +3 31 £365 +8.02% 9
Nottinghamshire -35 13 £475 +18.75% 11
Derbyshire +20 8 £125 -68.75% 4
Leicestershire +8 7 £375 - 4
Lincolnshire +7 1 £115 - 3
Android
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 41 (65.08%) Apple iOS
2 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
3 36 (57.14%) HTML
4 35 (55.56%) CSS
5 29 (46.03%) JIRA
6 28 (44.44%) User Experience
7 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (34.92%) Axure RP
8 22 (34.92%) Confluence
8 22 (34.92%) Android Development
8 22 (34.92%) Wireframes
9 21 (33.33%) HTML5
10 20 (31.75%) Test Automation
11 19 (30.16%) Java
12 18 (28.57%) CSS3
12 18 (28.57%) Usability Testing
12 18 (28.57%) InVision
13 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
13 16 (25.40%) Co-Creation
14 15 (23.81%) Android SDK
14 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
14 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (23.81%) Marketing
15 14 (22.22%) Gradle
15 14 (22.22%) Jenkins
16 13 (20.63%) Adobe
16 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
18 11 (17.46%) Collaborative Working
19 10 (15.87%) Microsoft

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 22 (34.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) Liferay
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (28.57%) InVision
2 8 (12.70%) UserZoom
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
1 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) JIRA
2 22 (34.92%) Axure RP
3 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
4 14 (22.22%) Gradle
4 14 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.17%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Maven
6 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (23.81%) Marketing
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 6 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Android Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Designer
3 16 (25.40%) UX Designer
4 10 (15.87%) Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) User Experience Researcher
7 4 (6.35%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Junior
7 4 (6.35%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Junior Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
8 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (57.14%) HTML
2 35 (55.56%) CSS
3 21 (33.33%) HTML5
4 18 (28.57%) CSS3
5 15 (23.81%) Android SDK
6 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 9 (14.29%) Android NDK
7 9 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
8 3 (4.76%) .NET
8 3 (4.76%) RESTful
8 3 (4.76%) Web Services
9 2 (3.17%) Aurelia
9 2 (3.17%) Node.js
9 2 (3.17%) Retrofit
9 2 (3.17%) RxJava
9 2 (3.17%) Sass
9 2 (3.17%) Xamarin.iOS
10 1 (1.59%) React
10 1 (1.59%) React Native
10 1 (1.59%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 28 (44.44%) User Experience
2 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.94%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.76%) iPad
5 2 (3.17%) FMCG
5 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.17%) iPhone
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (65.08%) Apple iOS
2 9 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Android Development
2 22 (34.92%) Wireframes
3 20 (31.75%) Test Automation
4 18 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 16 (25.40%) Co-Creation
6 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 11 (17.46%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (14.29%) Cognitive Psychology
8 9 (14.29%) Cryptography
8 9 (14.29%) Guerrilla Testing
8 9 (14.29%) Human Factors
8 9 (14.29%) Prototyping
8 9 (14.29%) Psychology
8 9 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
8 9 (14.29%) Secure Coding
8 9 (14.29%) Task Model
8 9 (14.29%) User Stories
8 9 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 19 (30.16%) Java
3 9 (14.29%) C
3 9 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (4.76%) Apple Swift
4 3 (4.76%) C#
4 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.17%) Kotlin
5 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.59%) ES6
6 1 (1.59%) ES7
6 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Adobe
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) CA Agile Central
4 7 (11.11%) Micro Focus
4 7 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (4.76%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.59%) Apple
6 1 (1.59%) Capita
6 1 (1.59%) SAP