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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 90 88
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2  
Contract jobs citing Android 20 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.64% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.81% 1.63% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £394 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +8.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £248 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.52%  

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 344 430 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.22% 33.81% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 287 186
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +6.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £191 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 34
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

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 27 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 27 June 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 +12 5 £513 +28.12%
Esher - 1 £110 -
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 18 (56.25%) Android Development
2 15 (46.88%) Apple iOS
3 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
3 10 (31.25%) C++
4 9 (28.13%) C
4 9 (28.13%) Java
4 9 (28.13%) Electronics
5 7 (21.88%) iOS Development
6 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
7 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Subversion
7 5 (15.63%) Spring
7 5 (15.63%) Maven
7 5 (15.63%) Dojo
7 5 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (15.63%) Prototyping
8 4 (12.50%) Visual Effects
8 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (12.50%) React
8 4 (12.50%) REST
8 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Xamarin

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 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.13%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) Flinto
2 1 (3.13%) InDesign
2 1 (3.13%) InVision
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) NUnit
3 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.13%) Babel
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Android Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Android Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Games Developer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Java Android Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Dojo
1 5 (15.63%) Spring
2 4 (12.50%) React
2 4 (12.50%) REST
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) OpenGL
4 2 (6.25%) Android NDK
4 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) React Native
4 2 (6.25%) Redux
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (3.13%) Framer.js
5 1 (3.13%) LESS
5 1 (3.13%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.25%) CESG
3 2 (6.25%) Social Media
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) iPhone
4 1 (3.13%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (3.13%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Apple iOS
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Android Development
2 7 (21.88%) iOS Development
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (15.63%) Prototyping
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.50%) Visual Effects
5 2 (6.25%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.13%) Iconography
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Typography
6 1 (3.13%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) C
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) XAML
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.13%) ES6
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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