Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 61 79
Rank change year-on-year -17 +18 +8
Contract jobs citing Android Development 10 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.47% 3.00% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 3.43% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 6
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £388 £258 £313
90th Percentile £480 £375 £459
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £425
% change year-on-year - -17.65% +39.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Essex median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% -1.37% -
10th Percentile £51.95 £36.00 £35.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £36.82 £37.25
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +73.61% -1.37% -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 577 699 896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.85% 87.38% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 452 482
Essex median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +0.31%
10th Percentile £304 £230 £240
90th Percentile £600 £537 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 109 148
Essex median hourly rate £33.17 £34.62 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.20% +8.19% +52.38%
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.00 £45.37
East of England median hourly rate £34.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +2.99% +11.67% +18.23%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Android Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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 -7 5 £475 +54.47% 2
Basildon - 4 - -
Android Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) Push Notifications
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
3 8 (80.00%) Animation
3 8 (80.00%) JSON
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (80.00%) OOD
3 8 (80.00%) JUnit
3 8 (80.00%) Core Data
3 8 (80.00%) GitHub
3 8 (80.00%) Gradle
3 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (80.00%) Calabash
3 8 (80.00%) Android SDK
3 8 (80.00%) Core Animation
4 7 (70.00%) Android Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (10.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (10.00%) Xamarin

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Calabash
1 8 (80.00%) Gradle
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Android Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Android SDK
2 8 (80.00%) Core Animation
2 8 (80.00%) Core Data
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Animation
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) Push Notifications
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
2 8 (80.00%) OOD
2 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
4 1 (10.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Xamarin