Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 27 January 2021 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 16 19 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 -9
Contract jobs citing Android 5 3 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.59% 2.29% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.13% 5.77% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £350 £425 £143
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +198.25% -60.69%
West Midlands median daily rate £343 £525 £320
% change year-on-year -34.76% +64.06% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £20.75 £15.85
% change year-on-year - +30.91% -44.87%

Android is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 28.44% 39.69% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 37
Median daily rate £350 £190 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -47.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £230 £121 £217
90th Percentile £460 £370 £395
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £373 £375
% change year-on-year -3.36% -0.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 7
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.20 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.48% +6.23% -7.58%
10th Percentile £14.60 £11.17 £13.10
90th Percentile £35.30 £24.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.85
% change year-on-year +4.10% - +9.12%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Staffordshire

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Android in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Android in Staffordshire

Android
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 within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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 - 1 £335 -
Android
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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.

1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) HNC
3 2 (40.00%) HND
3 2 (40.00%) Ada
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (40.00%) Police
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Android
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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Ada
2 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) HNC
1 2 (40.00%) HND
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Intel