The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 26 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.36% 0.36% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.49% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 212 203 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 76.26% 72.76% 68.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 127 135
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +118.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (85.71%) Xamarin
3 5 (71.43%) iPhone
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) Xamarin.iOS
4 4 (57.14%) iPad
4 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
5 3 (42.86%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (14.29%) User Experience
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) JSON
7 1 (14.29%) RESTful

Android Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Xamarin Developer
3 5 (71.43%) iOS Developer
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) Xamarin.iOS
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (71.43%) iPhone
3 4 (57.14%) iPad
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Xamarin