Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 160 169
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 +20
Contract jobs citing Android Development 16 46 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.99% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.17% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 22
East of England median daily rate £450 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £425 £240 £278
90th Percentile £496 £415 £388
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 0
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £49.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.70% - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%

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 3,973 3,934 4,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.10% 84.82% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,252 2,335 2,504
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £238 £231 £246
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 257 294
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.55% +37.78% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.15 £12.92
90th Percentile £47.58 £50.24 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -11.01% +4.17% +11.63%

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 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 17 July 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 +6 15 £450 +63.64% 1
Hertfordshire -9 1 £450 +63.64% 6
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (93.75%) RESTful
3 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 14 (87.50%) Android SDK
4 12 (75.00%) JSON
4 12 (75.00%) MVC
4 12 (75.00%) JUnit
4 12 (75.00%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) Gradle
4 12 (75.00%) Calabash
5 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
5 11 (68.75%) Core Data
5 11 (68.75%) Pair Programming
6 10 (62.50%) Core Animation
6 10 (62.50%) Animation
6 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (62.50%) OOD
6 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 10 (62.50%) HTML
6 10 (62.50%) Push Notifications
6 10 (62.50%) GitHub
7 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
9 5 (31.25%) Android Studio
9 5 (31.25%) RxJava
9 5 (31.25%) Dagger
10 4 (25.00%) Automotive
11 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (18.75%) Web Services

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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Calabash
1 12 (75.00%) Gradle
1 12 (75.00%) JUnit
2 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) Android Studio
4 1 (6.25%) CocoaPods
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 4 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Android Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Android Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) RESTful
2 14 (87.50%) Android SDK
3 12 (75.00%) JSON
3 12 (75.00%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) Core Data
5 10 (62.50%) Core Animation
5 10 (62.50%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Dagger
6 5 (31.25%) RxJava
7 3 (18.75%) Retrofit
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Animation
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 11 (68.75%) Pair Programming
4 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (62.50%) OOD
4 10 (62.50%) Push Notifications
5 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
6 3 (18.75%) MVVM
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Kotlin
4 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift