Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 68 91
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 11 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.39% 1.50% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.54% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 5
Essex median daily rate £425 £263 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% -34.38% +33.33%
10th Percentile £307 £254 £313
90th Percentile £463 £343 £450
East of England median daily rate £325 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -7.14% -17.65% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Essex median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% - -
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +73.61% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 769 842 1178
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.12% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 497 666
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £230 £220 £227
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 151 158
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.90 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +8.14% +42.17%
10th Percentile £11.94 £15.75 £15.68
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.84 £42.88
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Essex

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Essex

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in Essex

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in Essex

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Android Developer in Essex

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Brentwood -10 6 £275 +3.77%
Basildon - 6 - -
Android Developer
East of England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) Android Development
2 10 (90.91%) RESTful
2 10 (90.91%) Push Notifications
2 10 (90.91%) Pair Programming
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) JUnit
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (81.82%) OOD
3 9 (81.82%) Animation
3 9 (81.82%) JSON
3 9 (81.82%) Core Animation
3 9 (81.82%) Core Data
3 9 (81.82%) GitHub
3 9 (81.82%) Gradle
3 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 9 (81.82%) Calabash
3 9 (81.82%) Android SDK
4 8 (72.73%) Android Studio
5 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
6 4 (36.36%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
8 1 (9.09%) SOLID
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (81.82%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Calabash
1 9 (81.82%) Gradle
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
1 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 8 (72.73%) Android Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) RESTful
2 9 (81.82%) Android SDK
2 9 (81.82%) Core Animation
2 9 (81.82%) Core Data
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) JSON
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) SignalR
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Animation
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Android Development
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Pair Programming
2 10 (90.91%) Push Notifications
3 9 (81.82%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (81.82%) OOD
4 4 (36.36%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (9.09%) MVVM
5 1 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Xamarin