Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 111 120
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing Android 39 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.41% 0.87% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.40% 2.96% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 14
Surrey median daily rate £388 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.91% -21.43% -7.28%
10th Percentile £169 £137 £133
90th Percentile £465 £460 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £345 £355
% change year-on-year +15.94% -2.82% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £42.50 £14.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £17.08 £12.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +130.77% -44.29% +169.23%

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 722 675 795
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.19% 29.36% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 438 482
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £155 £213
90th Percentile £540 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 64 57
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +52.78% +11.39%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.33 £11.55
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.73 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.50
% change year-on-year +4.16% -7.78% +18.49%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 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
Leatherhead - 13 £388 - 1
Staines +12 5 £220 -45.00% 1
Guildford -2 5 £445 +223.64% 1
Woking - 2 £381 -
Reigate - 2 - -
Camberley +1 1 - - 1
Esher - 1 £110 -
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 25 (64.10%) Android Development
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 18 (46.15%) HTML
4 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
4 17 (43.59%) CSS
5 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
6 14 (35.90%) Apple iOS
6 14 (35.90%) User Experience
7 13 (33.33%) HTML5
8 12 (30.77%) .NET
8 12 (30.77%) C#
8 12 (30.77%) CSS3
8 12 (30.77%) Sass
9 11 (28.21%) Node.js
9 11 (28.21%) Ionic Framework
9 11 (28.21%) npm
9 11 (28.21%) ECMAScript
9 11 (28.21%) SaaS
9 11 (28.21%) RESTful
9 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
10 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
10 10 (25.64%) Web Development
10 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
10 10 (25.64%) gulp
10 10 (25.64%) Apache Cordova
10 10 (25.64%) Bower
11 9 (23.08%) PostCSS
11 9 (23.08%) Firebase

Android
Co-occurring 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 (5.13%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) npm
1 11 (28.21%) SaaS
2 9 (23.08%) Firebase
3 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) Skype
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQLite
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) Bower
2 10 (25.64%) gulp
3 9 (23.08%) PostCSS
4 7 (17.95%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (10.26%) Gradle
6 3 (7.69%) Subversion
7 2 (5.13%) Android Studio
7 2 (5.13%) Babel
7 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.13%) Maven
7 2 (5.13%) webpack
8 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.56%) GitLab
8 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (10.26%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) Android Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Android Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Applications Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Java Android Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Android Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Angular Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) HTML
2 17 (43.59%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
4 13 (33.33%) HTML5
5 12 (30.77%) .NET
5 12 (30.77%) CSS3
5 12 (30.77%) Sass
6 11 (28.21%) Ionic Framework
6 11 (28.21%) Node.js
6 11 (28.21%) RESTful
7 10 (25.64%) Apache Cordova
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
8 8 (20.51%) Angular 2
9 5 (12.82%) React
10 4 (10.26%) OpenGL
11 3 (7.69%) jQuery
12 2 (5.13%) Ajax
12 2 (5.13%) Dojo
12 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
12 2 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) User Experience
2 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.26%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) CESG
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Handset
5 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Apple iOS
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.56%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Android Development
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
3 10 (25.64%) Web Development
4 9 (23.08%) Change Management
5 7 (17.95%) Mobile Development
6 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
7 4 (10.26%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Prototyping
8 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Visual Effects
9 2 (5.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.13%) Wireframes
10 1 (2.56%) Analytical Thinking
10 1 (2.56%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (2.56%) Open Source Development
10 1 (2.56%) Remarketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) C#
4 11 (28.21%) ECMAScript
5 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
6 6 (15.38%) C++
7 5 (12.82%) C
7 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.56%) ES6
8 1 (2.56%) F#
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) MCSA
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) CCA
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Apple
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix
3 3 (7.69%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.13%) Lotus
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce
5 1 (2.56%) Samsung
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.56%) VMware