The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 22 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 107 54
Rank change year-on-year +69 -53  
Contract jobs citing Android 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.98% 1.07% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 2.23% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Median daily rate £338 £285 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -24.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +1.42% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 91 627 172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.78% 47.86% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 413 94
Median daily rate £320 £283 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.27% -3.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £218 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 38 21
Median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +107.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £22.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.25 £36.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Newcastle upon Tyne

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Newcastle upon Tyne

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Android.

1 12 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (40.00%) Android Development
3 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) Trend Micro
4 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (33.33%) Office 365
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) jMock
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Messaging Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Messaging Support
2 5 (33.33%) Support Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) iOS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Mono Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) Material Design
4 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Android Development
1 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Trend Micro
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Xamarin