The median contractor rate for a Android Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Developer
South East / Kent
Rank 46 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.69% - 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £49.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +296.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 280 439 244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.22% 96.48% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 334 128
Median daily rate £390 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.55% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.61% -18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.92 £170.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Android Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in Kent

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in Kent

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £450 -
Android Developer
South East

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Kent region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Android
1 13 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 13 (100.00%) Android Development
2 11 (84.62%) Mobile Development
2 11 (84.62%) Android SDK
2 11 (84.62%) REST
2 11 (84.62%) Memory Management
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) OpenGL
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) Eclipse
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) JSON
3 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Xamarin
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Game Development
6 1 (7.69%) Games

Android Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (69.23%) Eclipse
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Android SDK
1 11 (84.62%) OpenGL
1 11 (84.62%) REST
1 11 (84.62%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) JSON
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Android Development
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Memory Management
2 11 (84.62%) Mobile Development
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Xamarin