Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Android Software Development
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 176 172
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing Android Development 17 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.75% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 22
East of England median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £285 £250 £266
90th Percentile £498 £463 £388
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £62.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +73.61% +188.00%
England median hourly rate £51.00 £62.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -18.40% +56.25% +1.27%

Android Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,274 4,156 4,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.02% 85.04% 82.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,464 2,410 2,378
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 270 323
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +2.82%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.99 £13.80
90th Percentile £47.80 £47.55 £46.06
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in the East of England

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in the East of England

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in the East of England

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in the East of England

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Essex -5 12 £450 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £550 +62.96% 8
Hertfordshire -6 2 £250 -33.33% 5
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 of England region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Android
2 13 (76.47%) Android SDK
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) JUnit
3 12 (70.59%) XML
3 12 (70.59%) JSON
3 12 (70.59%) Gradle
3 12 (70.59%) Calabash
3 12 (70.59%) RESTful
4 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 11 (64.71%) Mobile App
4 11 (64.71%) TDD
4 11 (64.71%) Pair Programming
4 11 (64.71%) OOD
4 11 (64.71%) Push Notifications
5 10 (58.82%) Core Data
5 10 (58.82%) HTML
5 10 (58.82%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (58.82%) Animation
5 10 (58.82%) GitHub
5 10 (58.82%) Core Animation
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) Android Studio
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) Kotlin
9 3 (17.65%) Spring
9 3 (17.65%) Automotive

Android Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (17.65%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Calabash
1 12 (70.59%) Gradle
1 12 (70.59%) JUnit
2 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (29.41%) Android Studio
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 3 (17.65%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Android Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Payments Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Payments Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Payments Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Android SDK
2 12 (70.59%) JSON
2 12 (70.59%) RESTful
2 12 (70.59%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) Core Animation
3 10 (58.82%) Core Data
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) OAuth
4 3 (17.65%) React
4 3 (17.65%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) Dagger
5 2 (11.76%) Reactive Extensions
5 2 (11.76%) RxJava
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Mobile App
2 10 (58.82%) Animation
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Fintech
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 11 (64.71%) OOD
2 11 (64.71%) Pair Programming
2 11 (64.71%) Push Notifications
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
7 2 (11.76%) MVVM
7 2 (11.76%) Presales
7 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.88%) OOP
8 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Facebook
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter