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 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Android 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.53% 1.20% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.33% 5.00% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 75 60 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 28.74% 24.00% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 84 91
Median daily rate £300 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 27
Median hourly rate £18.00 £11.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.19% -12.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.27 £11.07 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.75 £30.00
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 Leicestershire

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

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

Android
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Leicester - 2 - - 5
Android
East Midlands

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

1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Xamarin
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Xamarin.iOS
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
5 2 (25.00%) iPad
5 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) SAML
5 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Google

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) G Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Xamarin Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (25.00%) Aurelia
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) SAML
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Android Development
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Xamarin
2 2 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Northgate
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds