Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Android SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android SDK over the 6 months to 21 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 Kit (SDK)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 351 360
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 +17
Contract jobs citing Android SDK 11 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.61% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 28
South East median daily rate £363 £425 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% -6.85% +44.27%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £305
90th Percentile £424 £500 £569
England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +73.61% - -

Android SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4632 4459 5077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.52% 26.82% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2858 2705 3276
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 119
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £15.08
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.25 £51.30
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Android SDK in the South East

Android SDK
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 SDK in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android SDK in the South East

Android SDK
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 SDK within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley -3 9 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -17 9 - - 1
Hampshire +8 1 £425 -8.11%
West Sussex -16 1 £300 -30.64%
Android SDK
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 11 (100.00%) Android
1 11 (100.00%) Android Development
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Banking
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) API Development
4 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) Java EE
6 4 (36.36%) REST
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (18.18%) Alfresco
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) Drupal
8 2 (18.18%) Product Management
8 2 (18.18%) Liferay
8 2 (18.18%) Open Source
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (18.18%) Document Management
8 2 (18.18%) CRM
8 2 (18.18%) SOA
8 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (18.18%) IBM

Android SDK
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 (18.18%) Alfresco
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Drupal
1 2 (18.18%) Liferay
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Android Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Java EE
1 4 (36.36%) REST
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Android Development
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) API Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) OpenText
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle