Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 74 122
Rank change year-on-year -3 +48 -6
Contract jobs citing Android 64 72 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.34% 2.33% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.67% 11.18% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 20
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.86% -5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £125 £273 £300
90th Percentile £488 £480 £648
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.62% -3.70% +11.34%
10th Percentile £13.43 £11.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £14.88 £15.50 £14.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £22.67
% change year-on-year -37.50% +23.52% +37.38%

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 600 644 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.93% 20.88% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 388 317
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% +16.54%
10th Percentile £130 £188 £150
90th Percentile £525 £500 £568
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 78 61
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.35 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +6.30% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.23 £10.19 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.00 £43.25 £23.75
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +6 25 £365 +4.16% 5
Nottinghamshire -12 17 £425 +6.25% 18
Derbyshire +22 14 £125 -66.67% 4
Leicestershire 0 4 £375 -3.23% 10
Lincolnshire +5 1 £115 - 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 43 (67.19%) Apple iOS
2 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
3 32 (50.00%) HTML
4 30 (46.88%) Android Development
5 26 (40.63%) CSS
5 26 (40.63%) JIRA
5 26 (40.63%) Test Automation
6 22 (34.38%) Java
6 22 (34.38%) HTML5
7 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
8 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
8 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (26.56%) Android SDK
10 16 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
10 16 (25.00%) Confluence
10 16 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (23.44%) CSS3
12 14 (21.88%) User Experience
12 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
13 13 (20.31%) Gradle
13 13 (20.31%) iOS Development
14 12 (18.75%) SCCM
14 12 (18.75%) Windows
15 11 (17.19%) C++
15 11 (17.19%) C
15 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (17.19%) Cryptography

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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) InVision
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) UserZoom
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) Intranet
1 1 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQLite
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) GIS
3 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) JIRA
2 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 16 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (20.31%) Gradle
5 11 (17.19%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.13%) Subversion
7 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.56%) Appium
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.56%) git-flow
7 1 (1.56%) GitLab
7 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.56%) Protractor
7 1 (1.56%) Selenium
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
1 7 (10.94%) Marketing
2 4 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Android Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Designer
3 10 (15.63%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (15.63%) UX Designer
4 8 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 7 (10.94%) iOS Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Cordova Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Junior
6 5 (7.81%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Junior Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Xamarin Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.00%) HTML
2 26 (40.63%) CSS
3 22 (34.38%) HTML5
4 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
5 17 (26.56%) Android SDK
6 16 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
7 15 (23.44%) CSS3
8 11 (17.19%) Android NDK
9 9 (14.06%) Web Services
10 7 (10.94%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (10.94%) jQuery
10 7 (10.94%) JSON
11 6 (9.38%) .NET
11 6 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (9.38%) PhoneGap
12 5 (7.81%) Backbone.js
12 5 (7.81%) RESTful
12 5 (7.81%) Sencha Touch
12 5 (7.81%) Underscore.js
13 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (21.88%) User Experience
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) iPad
3 5 (7.81%) iPhone
3 5 (7.81%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.69%) FMCG
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) CMDB
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Apple iOS
2 12 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.56%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Android Development
2 26 (40.63%) Test Automation
3 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
6 13 (20.31%) iOS Development
7 11 (17.19%) Cryptography
7 11 (17.19%) Secure Coding
7 11 (17.19%) Wireframes
8 10 (15.63%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Test Management
9 7 (10.94%) MVVM
9 7 (10.94%) Usability Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.81%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (7.81%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
2 22 (34.38%) Java
3 11 (17.19%) C
3 11 (17.19%) C++
4 9 (14.06%) SQL
5 7 (10.94%) Apple Swift
5 7 (10.94%) Objective-C
6 6 (9.38%) C#
7 1 (1.56%) ES7
7 1 (1.56%) GLSL
7 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.69%) TickIT
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Micro Focus
2 10 (15.63%) VMware
2 10 (15.63%) Xamarin
3 8 (12.50%) Adobe
4 5 (7.81%) Sencha
5 2 (3.13%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) Panasonic