Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 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
England > North East
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 87 127
Rank change year-on-year +14 +40 -26
Contract jobs citing Android 32 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.52% 0.96% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.16% 3.49% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 17
North East median daily rate £260 £394 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.97% +27.02% +25.25%
10th Percentile £200 £274 £220
90th Percentile £366 £519 £348
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
North East median hourly rate - - £28.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £21.70 £28.00
% change year-on-year -10.14% -22.50% +83.61%

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 392 344 1,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.91% 27.61% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 241 664
North East median daily rate £345 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +18.64% -15.71%
10th Percentile £203 £196 £209
90th Percentile £538 £513 £438
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 72
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £14.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -50.00% +73.27%
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.50 £11.53
90th Percentile £35.88 £42.60 £36.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Android in the North East

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in the North East

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the North East over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in the North East

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in the North East

Android
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +18 28 £260 -22.96% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Android.

1 31 (96.88%) Apple iOS
2 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (81.25%) Apple
3 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 22 (68.75%) SC Cleared
4 22 (68.75%) Windows Phone
4 22 (68.75%) AirWatch
5 21 (65.63%) XenMobile
5 21 (65.63%) SAP Afaria
5 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
5 21 (65.63%) Windows Phone 8
5 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (65.63%) PKI
5 21 (65.63%) SAP
5 21 (65.63%) Citrix
5 21 (65.63%) DHCP
5 21 (65.63%) DNS
5 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (59.38%) Content Management
6 19 (59.38%) Incident Management
7 18 (56.25%) McAfee
7 18 (56.25%) SQL
7 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
8 16 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (50.00%) ITIL
9 14 (43.75%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 16 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) DHCP
1 21 (65.63%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
2 2 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Mobility Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Mobility Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Mac Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) RESTful
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) PKI
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Apple iOS
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 22 (68.75%) Windows Phone
4 21 (65.63%) Windows Phone 8
4 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
4 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Content Management
1 19 (59.38%) Incident Management
2 16 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) ITSM
3 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Android Development
4 4 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.38%) Statistics
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.25%) SDLC
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Apple Swift
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) SC Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (68.75%) AirWatch
2 21 (65.63%) SAP Afaria
2 21 (65.63%) XenMobile
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Apple
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 21 (65.63%) Citrix
2 21 (65.63%) SAP
3 18 (56.25%) McAfee
4 5 (15.63%) Google