Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 18 July 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 +5
Contract jobs citing Android Development 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.81% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.53% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £366 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.64% -14.63% +17.14%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £405
90th Percentile £438 £375 £415
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 207 189 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 74.73% 75.30% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 131 180
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% -7.59%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £188
90th Percentile £468 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 9
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +20.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.08
90th Percentile £35.00 £32.70 £46.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £17.04
% change year-on-year -22.50% +17.41% -24.29%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Android Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in Staffordshire

Android Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Android Development in Staffordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Development in Staffordshire

Android Development
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £333 -
Stafford - 1 £438 -
Android Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Android Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Apple Swift
3 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (40.00%) Push Notifications
4 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching

Android Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Push Notifications
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (60.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Xamarin