The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Android 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.78% - 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26 13 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 20.31% 10.83% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 19
Median daily rate £255 £248 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -1.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £173 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -14.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Ipswich

Android
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Android.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Music
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Corona SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Corona SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Music
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung