Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 October 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 West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 183 156
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 +32
Contract jobs citing Android Development 20 21 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.36% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.46% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 54
South West median daily rate £425 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +21.21% +17.86%
10th Percentile £283 £275 £287
90th Percentile £528 £575 £464
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median hourly rate - - £39.00
England median hourly rate £62.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +56.25% - -25.23%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4483 4612 5092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.48% 79.61% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2823 3077 3419
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £260 £247 £255
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 252 249
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £35.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.71% -7.24% +55.10%
10th Percentile £12.87 £12.06 £13.50
90th Percentile £49.50 £47.50 £51.98
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +15.79%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in the South West

Android Development
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 Development in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in the South West

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in the South West over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Development in the South West

Android Development
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 Development in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Development in the South West

Android Development
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 Development within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Bristol -14 11 £425 -15.00% 8
Dorset - 4 £375 -
Wiltshire - 4 £525 - 4
Devon - 1 £405 -
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 14 (70.00%) iOS Development
4 8 (40.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 6 (30.00%) Android SDK
6 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) Bluetooth
8 4 (20.00%) iOS SDK
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (20.00%) Xamarin
8 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (15.00%) React
9 3 (15.00%) Android Studio
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) iPad
9 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.00%) MVC
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (10.00%) OOD
10 2 (10.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server

Android Development
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 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) git-flow
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Android Developer
3 7 (35.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 7 (35.00%) iOS Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Android Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Android Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IoT Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Android SDK
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 3 (15.00%) React
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Laravel
7 1 (5.00%) Node.js
7 1 (5.00%) SAML
7 1 (5.00%) Sass
7 1 (5.00%) Symfony
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) SDLC
2 4 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) BDD
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile First
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Sencha