Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 16 June 2019 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 49 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Android 14 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.29% 2.79% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.61% 15.56% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £318 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.05% +9.63% +16.38%
10th Percentile £287 £327 £253
90th Percentile £488 £500 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £400
% change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £12.74 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £14.31 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +10.08% -62.86%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 184 135 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.07% 17.90% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 80 83
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +11.86% -13.33%
10th Percentile £238 £231 £194
90th Percentile £475 £489 £535
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 13
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £27.75 £11.17 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.43% - -40.43%
10th Percentile £12.82 £10.35 £10.30
90th Percentile £47.88 £13.99 £18.15
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.37 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.17% +25.00% -1.75%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Northamptonshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Northamptonshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Northamptonshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
Northampton -5 7 £318 -16.32%
Kettering - 3 - -
Android
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) C
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 7 (50.00%) Technology Roadmap
3 7 (50.00%) Kotlin
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) Gradle
3 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) Android Development
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby
3 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (50.00%) Scala
4 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
4 6 (42.86%) Xcode
4 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
4 6 (42.86%) Apple Swift
5 3 (21.43%) Mac OS
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe XD
2 1 (7.14%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Gradle
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Xcode
3 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Android Developer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Deskside Support
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) iOS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Deskside Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) BYOD
1 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Mac OS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Android Development
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Technology Roadmap
3 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
5 3 (21.43%) Preventative Maintenance
6 1 (7.14%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Typography
6 1 (7.14%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Kotlin
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Ruby
2 7 (50.00%) Scala
3 6 (42.86%) Apple Swift
3 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin