Period
to 15 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > South West
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 186 188
Rank change year-on-year -30 +2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 16 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 13
South West median daily rate £450 £395 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -21.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £302 £366 £280
90th Percentile £519 £451 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -44.00% +64.47% +4.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 6,152 5,281 5,331
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 95.07% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,934 3,326 3,476
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £255 £210 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 255 362
South West median hourly rate £35.63 £27.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.55% +4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.18 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £46.45
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in the South West

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in the South West

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in the South West

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in the South West

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Bristol -21 8 £488 +23.42% 3
Somerset - 3 £340 - 6
Dorset +2 2 £413 - 4
Devon - 2 £325 -
Wiltshire -25 1 - - 4
Android Developer
England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 West region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Android
1 16 (100.00%) Android Development
2 13 (81.25%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
4 8 (50.00%) SQLite
4 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
6 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 6 (37.50%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (25.00%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (18.75%) Dagger
8 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) C++
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (12.50%) SOAP
9 2 (12.50%) Web Services
9 2 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (12.50%) Linux

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Firebase
2 2 (12.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
1 2 (12.50%) VLAN
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQLite
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Gradle
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) Dagger
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) LINQ
3 2 (12.50%) Retrofit
3 2 (12.50%) RxJava
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) React
4 1 (6.25%) React Native
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Android Development
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) OWASP
5 2 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Kotlin
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Java 8
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Xamarin