The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South East / Surrey
Rank 79 86 80
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Contract jobs citing Android 12 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.04% 1.16% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.60% 3.05% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £220 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £445 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +2.85% +135.69%  

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 333 491 290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.73% 37.94% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 308 144
Median daily rate £401 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +12.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 47 34
Median hourly rate £14.75 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.12% +153.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.59 £48.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Android as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Surrey

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Surrey

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Surrey

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Surrey

Android
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -6 6 £375 -21.05%
Camberley - 1 - -
Egham - 1 £125 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
2 7 (36.84%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) MS Office
3 6 (31.58%) C
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) Electronics
4 5 (26.32%) Apple
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Android Development
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) iPhone
6 3 (15.79%) Office 365
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) RESTful
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (10.53%) iPad
7 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile App

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (10.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Robolectric
General
1 6 (31.58%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) IT Support
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Technician
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Audio Visual Support
4 1 (5.26%) Audio Visual Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
1 2 (10.53%) React
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Android NDK
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) React Native
2 1 (5.26%) Redux
2 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) CESG
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Android Development
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
3 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Effects
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (5.26%) Game Development
4 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C++
2 6 (31.58%) C
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Apple Swift
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Lotus
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
Epsom, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago