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 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Android 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - - 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.52%  

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 8 42 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 8.79% 21.99% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 33 26
Median daily rate £350 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £160 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

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

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Music
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Corona SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio

Android
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Corona SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Music
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java