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 3 months to 24 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 80 83
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Contract jobs citing Android 31 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.06% 1.11% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.42% 5.94% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 15
Median daily rate £400 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £615 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +0.71% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 329 286 359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 21.86% 18.62% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 156 164
Median daily rate £338 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £615 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £30.00
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire +8 17 £400 +17.64% 9
Leicestershire -8 4 £375 +7.14% 5
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Northamptonshire 0 3 £338 +107.69% 1
Derbyshire -18 1 £400 +23.07% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Android.

1 34 (61.82%) Apple iOS
2 25 (45.45%) Android Development
3 22 (40.00%) Windows
4 20 (36.36%) Java
5 19 (34.55%) Mobile App
6 16 (29.09%) .NET
7 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (23.64%) iOS Development
8 13 (23.64%) JSON
9 12 (21.82%) RESTful
10 11 (20.00%) Android SDK
10 11 (20.00%) Xamarin
11 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 9 (16.36%) SQL
13 8 (14.55%) B2C
13 8 (14.55%) C#
13 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
14 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
14 7 (12.73%) Time Management
14 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
14 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
14 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.73%) JIRA
14 7 (12.73%) Banking
14 7 (12.73%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (10.91%) Degree
15 6 (10.91%) Windows 10
15 6 (10.91%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (10.91%) iOS SDK

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 4 (7.27%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.82%) G Suite
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
2 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.45%) NUnit
3 3 (5.45%) Selenium
3 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.64%) Gradle
4 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.64%) JProfiler
4 2 (3.64%) JUnit
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (12.73%) Banking
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Android Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Applications Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Architect
3 8 (14.55%) iOS Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) iOS Android Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Xamarin Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Android Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Mobile Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) IT Support
8 3 (5.45%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 13 (23.64%) JSON
3 12 (21.82%) RESTful
4 11 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 6 (10.91%) iOS SDK
6 5 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.45%) Spring
7 3 (5.45%) XML
7 3 (5.45%) XSLT
8 2 (3.64%) Ajax
8 2 (3.64%) Aurelia
8 2 (3.64%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (3.64%) JPA
8 2 (3.64%) jQuery
8 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.64%) Velocity
8 2 (3.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) iPad
2 4 (7.27%) iPhone
2 4 (7.27%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Apple iOS
2 22 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (10.91%) Windows 10
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.64%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (3.64%) Linux
8 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Android Development
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) iOS Development
4 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.55%) B2C
6 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
6 7 (12.73%) Time Management
7 6 (10.91%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (9.09%) Coaching
8 5 (9.09%) Migration
8 5 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.27%) Break/Fix
9 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.27%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (5.45%) Network Management
10 3 (5.45%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) Java
2 9 (16.36%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) C#
4 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) Apple Swift
5 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.64%) C
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.64%) MCP
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.82%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.45%) Apple
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 2 (3.64%) Perforce
6 1 (1.82%) Aruba
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) Meraki
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Northgate
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
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