Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 88 108
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 70 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.67% 1.89% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.93% 8.90% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 28
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £381 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +5.90% +20.00%
10th Percentile £136 £254 £301
90th Percentile £525 £488 £523
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £13.60 £13.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £16.46 £13.50 £14.65
England median hourly rate £17.50 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -45.31% +42.22% +18.42%

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 587 674 536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.36% 21.17% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 413 314
East Midlands median daily rate £351 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.85% -7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £131 £176 £122
90th Percentile £538 £506 £522
England median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 74 63
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £31.50 £29.85 £35.19
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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +8 20 £365 +32.57%
Nottinghamshire -6 19 £400 -5.88% 11
Derbyshire +26 18 £175 -50.00% 2
Leicestershire +7 10 £500 +25.00% 14
Android
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 48 (68.57%) Apple iOS
2 40 (57.14%) Android Development
3 35 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (47.14%) HTML
5 27 (38.57%) Java
5 27 (38.57%) HTML5
6 26 (37.14%) Test Automation
6 26 (37.14%) CSS
7 24 (34.29%) iOS Development
8 23 (32.86%) Mobile App
8 23 (32.86%) JIRA
9 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (31.43%) AngularJS
10 17 (24.29%) Android SDK
10 17 (24.29%) Ionic Framework
10 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (22.86%) Windows
11 16 (22.86%) Git (software)
12 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
12 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 15 (21.43%) Unit Testing
13 14 (20.00%) Apple Swift
14 13 (18.57%) User Experience
14 13 (18.57%) CSS3
14 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (18.57%) Confluence
15 12 (17.14%) Gradle
15 12 (17.14%) SQL
15 12 (17.14%) SCCM
16 11 (15.71%) JSON

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 13 (18.57%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) InVision
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.43%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
3 1 (1.43%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
1 1 (1.43%) Intranet
1 1 (1.43%) LAN
1 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.43%) Skype
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQLite
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) GIS
4 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (32.86%) JIRA
2 16 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.14%) Gradle
5 5 (7.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.43%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.43%) Appium
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) git-flow
6 1 (1.43%) GitLab
6 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.43%) Protractor
6 1 (1.43%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (61.43%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) Android Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 13 (18.57%) iOS Developer
5 12 (17.14%) Mobile Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 10 (14.29%) Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) Cordova Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Designer
9 6 (8.57%) UX Designer
10 5 (7.14%) Junior
10 5 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
11 4 (5.71%) Xamarin Developer
12 3 (4.29%) React Developer
12 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
12 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
13 2 (2.86%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) HTML
2 27 (38.57%) HTML5
3 26 (37.14%) CSS
4 22 (31.43%) AngularJS
5 17 (24.29%) Android SDK
5 17 (24.29%) Ionic Framework
6 13 (18.57%) CSS3
7 11 (15.71%) Android NDK
7 11 (15.71%) JSON
7 11 (15.71%) RESTful
8 9 (12.86%) Web Services
9 8 (11.43%) Apache Cordova
9 8 (11.43%) jQuery
10 7 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (10.00%) PhoneGap
10 7 (10.00%) React Native
11 6 (8.57%) .NET
11 6 (8.57%) Backbone.js
11 6 (8.57%) Sencha Touch
11 6 (8.57%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Mobile App
2 13 (18.57%) User Experience
3 10 (14.29%) iPad
4 9 (12.86%) iPhone
5 5 (7.14%) Virtual Team
6 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.71%) Smartphone
7 3 (4.29%) FMCG
7 3 (4.29%) NHS
7 3 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.43%) CMDB
9 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.43%) GPGPU
9 1 (1.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 48 (68.57%) Apple iOS
2 16 (22.86%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.43%) Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Android Development
2 26 (37.14%) Test Automation
3 24 (34.29%) iOS Development
4 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 11 (15.71%) Cryptography
7 11 (15.71%) Secure Coding
8 10 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 10 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 10 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 10 (14.29%) Test Management
9 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
9 8 (11.43%) MVVM
10 7 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.57%) Microservices
11 6 (8.57%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (8.57%) TDD
11 6 (8.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.57%) Java
3 14 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 12 (17.14%) SQL
5 11 (15.71%) C
5 11 (15.71%) C++
5 11 (15.71%) Objective-C
6 7 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 6 (8.57%) C#
8 3 (4.29%) ES7
9 2 (2.86%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.43%) GLSL
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.71%) TickIT
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) Docker
3 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Micro Focus
2 10 (14.29%) VMware
2 10 (14.29%) Xamarin
3 6 (8.57%) Sencha
4 4 (5.71%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix
5 1 (1.43%) Google
5 1 (1.43%) IronPort
5 1 (1.43%) Panasonic
5 1 (1.43%) Symantec