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 3 months to 25 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.

Android Software Development
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 228 208
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20  
Contract jobs citing Android Development 23 49 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.56% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.68% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 36
Median daily rate £369 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00

Android Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6342 7222 7635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.03% 81.98% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3718 4417 4412
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 268 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Android Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +12 13 £350 -9.67% 7
Berkshire +18 3 £400 +19.40% 4
Buckinghamshire -19 3 £338 -20.58% 2
East Sussex - 3 £306 - 1
Hampshire -10 1 - - 9
Oxfordshire - 1 £388 - 6
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 74 (100.00%) Android
2 41 (55.41%) Mobile App
3 32 (43.24%) Apple iOS
4 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (36.49%) iOS Development
6 24 (32.43%) Scrum
6 24 (32.43%) Java
7 20 (27.03%) Banking
8 19 (25.68%) REST
8 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
9 16 (21.62%) Finance
9 16 (21.62%) Android SDK
10 15 (20.27%) TDD
11 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
12 12 (16.22%) RESTful
12 12 (16.22%) Mobile Development
13 11 (14.86%) Android Studio
13 11 (14.86%) Xamarin
13 11 (14.86%) C#
14 10 (13.51%) SOAP
14 10 (13.51%) Mobile Banking
15 9 (12.16%) Gradle
15 9 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
15 9 (12.16%) User Experience
15 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (10.81%) Google
16 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
16 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (9.46%) Google Play

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 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.35%) Drupal
2 1 (1.35%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.35%) Liferay
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Google Play
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.35%) Extranet
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.86%) Android Studio
3 9 (12.16%) Gradle
4 7 (9.46%) NUnit
4 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.41%) Maven
5 4 (5.41%) Subversion
6 3 (4.05%) JUnit
6 3 (4.05%) Mockito
7 1 (1.35%) Babel
7 1 (1.35%) git-flow
7 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (27.03%) Banking
2 16 (21.62%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Electronics
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (85.14%) Developer
2 42 (56.76%) Android Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Java Android Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Applications Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Designer
6 9 (12.16%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Mobile Developer
6 9 (12.16%) UI Designer
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Xamarin Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Mobile Designer
8 5 (6.76%) Mobile UI Designer
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.76%) UI/UX Designer
8 5 (6.76%) UX Designer
9 4 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (5.41%) iOS Developer
9 4 (5.41%) UI Developer
9 4 (5.41%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) REST
2 16 (21.62%) Android SDK
3 12 (16.22%) RESTful
4 10 (13.51%) SOAP
5 7 (9.46%) Node.js
5 7 (9.46%) Web Services
6 6 (8.11%) Material Design
7 5 (6.76%) HTML
8 4 (5.41%) CSS
8 4 (5.41%) Dojo
8 4 (5.41%) OpenGL
8 4 (5.41%) Spring
8 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
9 3 (4.05%) JSON
9 3 (4.05%) React
9 3 (4.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (2.70%) .NET
10 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.70%) jQuery
10 2 (2.70%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 41 (55.41%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.51%) Mobile Banking
3 9 (12.16%) User Experience
4 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (9.46%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (9.46%) iPhone
6 6 (8.11%) iPad
7 4 (5.41%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (4.05%) Animation
8 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Android
2 32 (43.24%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.49%) iOS Development
3 24 (32.43%) Scrum
4 15 (20.27%) TDD
5 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
6 12 (16.22%) Mobile Development
7 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.16%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.11%) OO
9 6 (8.11%) Release Management
10 5 (6.76%) MVC
11 4 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (5.41%) Exploratory Testing
11 4 (5.41%) Front End Development
11 4 (5.41%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.41%) Prototyping
11 4 (5.41%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.41%) Telematics
11 4 (5.41%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) Java
2 11 (14.86%) C#
3 7 (9.46%) C++
3 7 (9.46%) XAML
4 6 (8.11%) C
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) SQL
7 2 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.35%) ES6
8 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Xamarin
2 8 (10.81%) Google
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Apple
4 2 (2.70%) Facebook
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) OpenText
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
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