Period
to 20 June 2019

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

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
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 182 191
Rank change year-on-year -33 +9 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 12 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.22% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
South West median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £338 £345 £413
90th Percentile £575 £430 £464
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £95.00 £70.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year +35.71% +87.92% -32.27%

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 5,721 4,751 5,004
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 95.08% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,629 2,844 3,152
South West median daily rate £435 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £625 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 275 280
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £28.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.11% -25.97% +2.67%
10th Percentile £12.24 £11.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.45 £48.75 £50.25
England median hourly rate £19.64 £18.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.16% -1.07% -6.48%

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 20 June 2019.

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 20 June 2019. 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
Wiltshire -39 6 £375 - 1
Bristol -9 3 £475 - 6
Dorset - 1 £325 - 1
Android Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 12 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (91.67%) Android Development
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (41.67%) Kotlin
5 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (25.00%) Microservices
6 3 (25.00%) Bluetooth
6 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap
7 2 (16.67%) 4G
7 2 (16.67%) MVVM
7 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (16.67%) SQLite
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) NFC
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Alexa
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) 3G
2 2 (16.67%) 4G
2 2 (16.67%) NFC
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Android NDK
3 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) React Native
3 1 (8.33%) RxJava
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CESG
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 2 (16.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Android Development
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Microservices
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) MVVM
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Kotlin
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) NCSC
2 1 (8.33%) JTAG
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Sencha