The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 39 44
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Android 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.82% 0.35% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 1.92% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +2.14% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 52 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 9.12% 17.99% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 49
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in East Sussex

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in East Sussex

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in East Sussex over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in East Sussex

Android
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 4 £325 - 5
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Android.

1 3 (60.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) React Native
2 2 (40.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Google Play
3 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Play
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Android Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UI Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UI/UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) React Native
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Google