The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 27 April 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.

Android Software Development
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 49 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 19 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.73% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £62.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +60.25%  

Android Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 344 393
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 89.05% 80.94% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 173 207
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 35
Median hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.73% -53.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £16.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £40.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Essex

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Essex

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in Essex over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in Essex

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in Essex

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in Essex over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Android Development in Essex

Android Development
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 Development within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Brentwood - 6 £265 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Android Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 Essex region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 32 (100.00%) Android
2 30 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (93.75%) TDD
3 28 (87.50%) Java
4 22 (68.75%) Pair Programming
5 20 (62.50%) Mobile App
6 19 (59.38%) Android SDK
6 19 (59.38%) RESTful
6 19 (59.38%) Gradle
6 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
6 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
6 19 (59.38%) HTML
6 19 (59.38%) MVC
7 18 (56.25%) XML
7 18 (56.25%) JUnit
7 18 (56.25%) JSON
7 18 (56.25%) Calabash
8 17 (53.13%) Core Data
8 17 (53.13%) Push Notifications
8 17 (53.13%) Animation
8 17 (53.13%) Core Animation
8 17 (53.13%) GitHub
8 17 (53.13%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (53.13%) OOD
9 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
9 11 (34.38%) iOS Development
10 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
12 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 8 (25.00%) Degree

Android Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.13%) CouchDB
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.13%) HBase
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.13%) Redis
1 1 (3.13%) Riak
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Gradle
1 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
2 18 (56.25%) Calabash
2 18 (56.25%) JUnit
3 6 (18.75%) Android Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Automotive
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) Android Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.13%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Android SDK
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
1 19 (59.38%) RESTful
2 18 (56.25%) JSON
2 18 (56.25%) XML
3 17 (53.13%) Core Animation
3 17 (53.13%) Core Data
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) D3.js
4 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) Leaflet
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 17 (53.13%) Animation
3 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (34.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
1 30 (93.75%) TDD
2 22 (68.75%) Pair Programming
3 19 (59.38%) MVC
4 17 (53.13%) OOA/OOD
4 17 (53.13%) OOD
4 17 (53.13%) Push Notifications
5 11 (34.38%) iOS Development
6 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
8 8 (25.00%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Project Management
10 1 (3.13%) User Stories
10 1 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Mapbox