Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 127 82
Rank change year-on-year +1 -45 +38
Contract jobs citing Android 70 67 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 1.41% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.78% 6.74% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 73
East of England median daily rate £220 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £149 £205 £261
90th Percentile £406 £500 £450
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
East of England median hourly rate £58.75 £62.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +73.61% +67.44%
10th Percentile £52.38 £51.95 £11.49
90th Percentile £66.13 £63.75 £46.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -45.31% +42.22% +4.65%

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 1,212 994 1,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.22% 20.85% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 539 532
East of England median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £138 £130 £158
90th Percentile £575 £552 £518
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 140 141
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £19.64 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.98% +19.02% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £45.70 £52.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.64% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Android as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in the East of England

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in the East of England

Android
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 in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in the East of England

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 January 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +41 41 £200 -44.13% 9
Cambridgeshire +12 13 £333 -5.00% 45
Essex -9 13 £380 -10.59% 5
Suffolk -3 2 - - 1
Norfolk +11 1 - - 2
Android
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 27 (38.57%) Samsung
2 25 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 24 (34.29%) Google
4 23 (32.86%) SOTI
5 22 (31.43%) Incident Management
6 20 (28.57%) Publishing
6 20 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (25.71%) Windows
8 17 (24.29%) Mobile App
9 14 (20.00%) Android Development
10 12 (17.14%) iOS Development
10 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
11 10 (14.29%) Smartphone
11 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (12.86%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
12 9 (12.86%) Degree
12 9 (12.86%) Java
13 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
14 7 (10.00%) Retail
15 6 (8.57%) Apple
15 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
15 6 (8.57%) .NET
15 6 (8.57%) Python
15 6 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
15 6 (8.57%) Analytics

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 9 (12.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.14%) iTunes
2 5 (7.14%) Office 365
3 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) WLAN
2 4 (5.71%) Bluetooth
2 4 (5.71%) VPN
2 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.29%) Wireless
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) NFC
4 1 (1.43%) SSL
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.43%) Big Data
1 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.43%) MySQL
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.71%) JIRA
4 2 (2.86%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.86%) git-flow
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.43%) Calabash
5 1 (1.43%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.43%) CodeSonar
5 1 (1.43%) fastlane
5 1 (1.43%) GitLab
5 1 (1.43%) Gradle
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Pivotal Tracker
5 1 (1.43%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.43%) Selenium
5 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 20 (28.57%) Publishing
2 7 (10.00%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
4 4 (5.71%) Finance
5 3 (4.29%) Automotive
5 3 (4.29%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) Android Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Developer
5 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.14%) Perl Scripter
5 5 (7.14%) Python Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Test Scripter
6 4 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) .NET
1 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.14%) React
3 4 (5.71%) jQuery
3 4 (5.71%) REST
3 4 (5.71%) SOAP
3 4 (5.71%) Spring
4 3 (4.29%) Android SDK
4 3 (4.29%) OAuth
4 3 (4.29%) RESTful
4 3 (4.29%) Web Services
5 2 (2.86%) JSON
5 2 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.43%) Java EE
6 1 (1.43%) LAMP
6 1 (1.43%) Middleware
6 1 (1.43%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.43%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Mobile App
2 10 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 5 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.71%) Handset
5 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.86%) Fintech
6 2 (2.86%) PDA
7 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.43%) Life Science
7 1 (1.43%) Social Media
7 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Apple iOS
2 18 (25.71%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 5 (7.14%) Linux
5 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Incident Management
2 20 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (20.00%) Android Development
4 12 (17.14%) iOS Development
4 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.57%) Analytics
6 6 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 5 (7.14%) DevOps
7 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.14%) Product Management
7 5 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 5 (7.14%) Web Development
8 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.71%) Migration
8 4 (5.71%) MVC
8 4 (5.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) Java
2 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.57%) Python
3 5 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (4.29%) Kotlin
5 2 (2.86%) C
5 2 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (2.86%) C++
5 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) SQL
6 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.29%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) CCNA
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.43%) CISSP
5 1 (1.43%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) GIAC
5 1 (1.43%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.43%) MCSE
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.43%) MOS
5 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.43%) SANS
5 1 (1.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCCM
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
3 1 (1.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Samsung
2 24 (34.29%) Google
3 23 (32.86%) SOTI
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.57%) Apple
6 5 (7.14%) Clearswift
6 5 (7.14%) Proofpoint
7 2 (2.86%) Remedy
7 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.43%) Facebook
8 1 (1.43%) Twitter
8 1 (1.43%) Xamarin