Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 13 August 2020 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 of England
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 112 158
Rank change year-on-year +21 +46 -47
Contract jobs citing Android 14 79 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.90% 1.83% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.99% 7.45% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 50 34
Median daily rate £332 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.41% -19.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £205 £125 £123
90th Percentile £609 £438 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £24.00 £16.00 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -77.14% +91.78%
England median hourly rate £34.25 £16.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year +104.48% -14.10% -8.57%

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 351 1,061 1,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 22.65% 24.61% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 575 610
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £133 £125 £135
90th Percentile £538 £540 £588
England median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 114 149
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.88% - -8.57%
10th Percentile £13.81 £11.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £58.59 £48.38 £45.25
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +1.45%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in the East of England

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Android in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Android in the East of England

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Android in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Android in the East of England

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Android in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Android in the East of England

Android
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +33 7 £332 -1.63% 11
Bedfordshire +25 3 £350 -6.67%
Essex +10 2 - - 6
Hertfordshire +28 1 - - 6
Norfolk +16 1 £300 -16.78% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Android.

1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) Android Development
5 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 2 (14.29%) 3D Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) iPhone
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Games
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) NHS

Android
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 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
2 1 (7.14%) CMake
2 1 (7.14%) Gradle
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Android Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 2 (14.29%) C++ Android Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3D Developer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Advisor
3 1 (7.14%) Unity 3D Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (7.14%) Android NDK
2 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
2 1 (7.14%) CNTK
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) PyTorch
2 1 (7.14%) React
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (7.14%) TensorFlow
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Media Streaming
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Online Games
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) 3D Programming
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Vision
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Hardening
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) BuddyPress
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin