Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Android Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 317 309
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 -26
Contract jobs citing Android Development 87 59 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 31
South East median daily rate £408 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +14.29% -4.76%
10th Percentile £273 £354 £290
90th Percentile £585 £501 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
South East median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

Android Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,240 14,194 14,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.20% 84.23% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,584 8,485 8,496
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 471 580
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in the South East

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in the South East

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in the South East

Android Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in the South East

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Thames Valley +34 47 £395 -1.25% 12
Buckinghamshire +48 41 £395 -18.56% 6
Surrey -26 15 £375 -6.25% 18
West Sussex +2 10 £490 +22.50% 1
East Sussex -2 9 £650 +73.33% 2
Hampshire -28 6 £338 -25.00% 7
Berkshire -15 5 £425 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +12 1 £350 - 3
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 South East region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 87 (100.00%) Android
2 44 (50.57%) Mobile App
3 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (36.78%) Apple iOS
5 30 (34.48%) iOS Development
6 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
7 25 (28.74%) Java
8 24 (27.59%) Mobile Development
9 19 (21.84%) TDD
10 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 14 (16.09%) C#
11 14 (16.09%) Scrum
12 13 (14.94%) Finance
13 12 (13.79%) HTML
13 12 (13.79%) React Native
13 12 (13.79%) Android Studio
13 12 (13.79%) Xamarin
14 11 (12.64%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
14 11 (12.64%) Multithreading
15 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
15 10 (11.49%) Android SDK
16 9 (10.34%) .NET
16 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET
16 9 (10.34%) CSS
17 8 (9.20%) C++
17 8 (9.20%) QA
17 8 (9.20%) MVC
17 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
18 7 (8.05%) Node.js

Android Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (2.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.30%) G Suite
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Serverless
3 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.15%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) Google Play
3 1 (1.15%) NuGet
3 1 (1.15%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.30%) Big Data
2 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.79%) Android Studio
3 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.75%) GitLab
5 4 (4.60%) Gradle
5 4 (4.60%) LabVIEW
5 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.60%) Xcode
6 3 (3.45%) Appium
6 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.45%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.30%) git-flow
7 2 (2.30%) JIRA
7 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.15%) Subversion
8 1 (1.15%) Trac
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Banking
2 4 (4.60%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Automotive
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (73.56%) Developer
2 44 (50.57%) Android Developer
3 8 (9.20%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 6 (6.90%) React Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Angular Developer
5 5 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Mobile Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
6 4 (4.60%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.60%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Senior Android Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Xamarin Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Tester
7 3 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) HTML
1 12 (13.79%) React Native
2 10 (11.49%) Android SDK
3 9 (10.34%) .NET
3 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.34%) CSS
4 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.05%) Node.js
6 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (5.75%) J2ME
7 5 (5.75%) REST
7 5 (5.75%) RESTful
8 4 (4.60%) Dagger
8 4 (4.60%) Retrofit
8 4 (4.60%) XML
9 3 (3.45%) JSON
9 3 (3.45%) Material Design
9 3 (3.45%) React
9 3 (3.45%) RxJava
9 3 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (50.57%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.90%) User Experience
3 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.75%) iPad
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Animation
6 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.15%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Android
2 32 (36.78%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.48%) iOS Development
3 24 (27.59%) Mobile Development
4 19 (21.84%) TDD
5 14 (16.09%) Scrum
6 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
6 11 (12.64%) Mobile Application Development
6 11 (12.64%) Multithreading
7 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
8 8 (9.20%) MVC
9 7 (8.05%) DevOps
10 6 (6.90%) Memory Management
10 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.90%) Web Development
11 5 (5.75%) API Design
11 5 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (5.75%) Kanban
11 5 (5.75%) OO
12 4 (4.60%) Change Control
12 4 (4.60%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.74%) Java
2 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.09%) C#
4 8 (9.20%) C++
5 6 (6.90%) Kotlin
6 5 (5.75%) Go
7 3 (3.45%) ES6
7 3 (3.45%) SQL
8 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.15%) C
8 1 (1.15%) PHP
8 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.60%) PMP
2 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Xamarin
2 4 (4.60%) Demandware
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.30%) Apple
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe
4 1 (1.15%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.15%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) Sencha