Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Android Software Development
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 308 274
Rank change year-on-year -4 -34 +37
Contract jobs citing Android Development 59 72 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.52% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 75
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £354 £290 £278
90th Percentile £501 £475 £569
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.75
10th Percentile £42.50 - £34.73
90th Percentile £47.50 - £42.98
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +26.87%

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 13929 13803 15455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.71% 82.56% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8333 9223
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 548 603
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.82 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Surrey +11 25 £400 - 1
Thames Valley -20 24 £400 +19.40% 10
Buckinghamshire -20 16 £485 +8.99% 1
Berkshire -5 7 £400 +19.40% 6
Hampshire +5 3 £450 +44.00% 1
West Sussex -16 3 £400 -7.51%
East Sussex -6 2 £375 - 4
Oxfordshire +3 1 - - 3
Sussex - 1 - -
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development 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 South East region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 59 (100.00%) Android
2 30 (50.85%) Java
3 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.68%) Apple iOS
3 24 (40.68%) Mobile App
3 24 (40.68%) iOS Development
4 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
5 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
6 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.42%) C#
7 14 (23.73%) HTML
7 14 (23.73%) .NET
8 13 (22.03%) CSS
9 12 (20.34%) Xamarin
9 12 (20.34%) User Experience
9 12 (20.34%) Finance
9 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
10 11 (18.64%) Node.js
10 11 (18.64%) RESTful
10 11 (18.64%) HTML5
10 11 (18.64%) Scrum
10 11 (18.64%) ECMAScript
10 11 (18.64%) Ionic Framework
10 11 (18.64%) Android SDK
11 10 (16.95%) Apache Cordova
11 10 (16.95%) Bower
11 10 (16.95%) Mobile Development
11 10 (16.95%) gulp
11 10 (16.95%) npm
11 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET

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 (3.39%) Alfresco
1 2 (3.39%) CMS
1 2 (3.39%) Drupal
1 2 (3.39%) Liferay
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) npm
2 9 (15.25%) Firebase
2 9 (15.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQLite
2 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.95%) Bower
2 10 (16.95%) gulp
3 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.25%) PostCSS
4 7 (11.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (6.78%) Gradle
5 4 (6.78%) Subversion
6 3 (5.08%) Android Studio
6 3 (5.08%) NUnit
6 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.39%) Maven
7 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.69%) GitLab
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Developer
2 35 (59.32%) Android Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Senior Android Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Applications Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Java Android Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Applications Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Xamarin Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Manager
7 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (5.08%) UI Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Web Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) .NET
1 14 (23.73%) HTML
2 13 (22.03%) CSS
3 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
4 11 (18.64%) Android SDK
4 11 (18.64%) HTML5
4 11 (18.64%) Ionic Framework
4 11 (18.64%) Node.js
4 11 (18.64%) RESTful
5 10 (16.95%) Apache Cordova
5 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
5 10 (16.95%) CSS3
5 10 (16.95%) REST
5 10 (16.95%) Sass
6 8 (13.56%) Angular 2
7 7 (11.86%) Web Services
8 4 (6.78%) Java EE
8 4 (6.78%) SOAP
9 3 (5.08%) OpenGL
10 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Mobile App
2 12 (20.34%) User Experience
3 6 (10.17%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.08%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Android
2 24 (40.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (40.68%) iOS Development
2 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
3 11 (18.64%) Scrum
4 10 (16.95%) Mobile Development
5 9 (15.25%) Change Management
5 9 (15.25%) TDD
6 7 (11.86%) API Development
6 7 (11.86%) Web Development
7 6 (10.17%) CRM
7 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (6.78%) Re-Platforming
10 3 (5.08%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (5.08%) Open Source
10 3 (5.08%) Prototyping
10 3 (5.08%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) Java
2 15 (25.42%) C#
2 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.64%) ECMAScript
4 10 (16.95%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.47%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.78%) C++
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) C
7 3 (5.08%) XAML
8 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
1 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.39%) PMP
1 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) PMO
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Xamarin
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Demandware
3 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) OpenText
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Perforce