The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 29 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 38 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Android 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.36% 0.71% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.80% 2.47% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £305 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.54% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £328
% change year-on-year +3.44% +10.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.03 £14.85
% change year-on-year +12.81% +108.92%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 69 81 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 23.47% 28.93% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 61
Median daily rate £300 £250 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £77 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £404 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.96% -3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Leicestershire

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Android.

1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
1 14 (73.68%) Mobile App
2 13 (68.42%) Mobile Development
3 11 (57.89%) iOS Development
4 10 (52.63%) Android Development
5 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
5 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 9 (47.37%) Objective-C
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) Apple Swift
7 7 (36.84%) iPhone
8 6 (31.58%) Xamarin.iOS
8 6 (31.58%) iPad
8 6 (31.58%) .NET
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
8 6 (31.58%) Subversion
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) C#
9 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
9 4 (21.05%) Asynchronous Programming
10 3 (15.79%) AirWatch
10 3 (15.79%) User Experience
10 3 (15.79%) REST
10 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (15.79%) RESTful
11 2 (10.53%) CSS
11 2 (10.53%) HTML5
11 2 (10.53%) High Availability
11 2 (10.53%) WebSockets

Android
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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) CocoaPods
3 2 (10.53%) Grunt
3 2 (10.53%) gulp
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) iOS Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Mobile Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Xamarin Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
1 6 (31.58%) Xamarin.iOS
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) Core Data
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
4 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Mobile App
2 7 (36.84%) iPhone
3 6 (31.58%) iPad
4 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Mobile Development
2 11 (57.89%) iOS Development
3 10 (52.63%) Android Development
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Asynchronous Programming
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
1 9 (47.37%) Objective-C
2 8 (42.11%) Apple Swift
3 4 (21.05%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Java
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Google
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