Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 22 February 2020 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 78 80
Rank change year-on-year +33 +2 +44
Contract jobs citing Android 29 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.78% 1.42% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.00% 6.49% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 9
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £188 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.33% -35.34% -7.94%
10th Percentile £313 £132 £259
90th Percentile £460 £450 £365
North East median daily rate £400 £188 £288
% change year-on-year +113.33% -34.78% -12.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £12.50 -
North East median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 223 231 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.04% 21.90% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 153 226
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £150 £156 £210
90th Percentile £525 £538 £550
North East median daily rate £388 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -3.13% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £15.49 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.43% +21.49% -43.33%
10th Percentile £11.94 £9.63 £8.38
90th Percentile £55.28 £45.10 £35.65
North East median hourly rate £15.98 £14.77 £13.00
% change year-on-year +8.19% +13.62% -42.22%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Tyne and Wear

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in Tyne and Wear

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android in Tyne and Wear

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in Tyne and Wear

Android
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +30 29 £400 +137.04% 4
Android
North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Android.

1 26 (89.66%) Apple iOS
2 20 (68.97%) SaaS
3 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) SC Cleared
4 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
5 8 (27.59%) Azure
6 7 (24.14%) Project Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Google
7 5 (17.24%) Android Development
8 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
9 3 (10.34%) Material Design
9 3 (10.34%) Task Automation
9 3 (10.34%) User Experience
9 3 (10.34%) Kotlin
9 3 (10.34%) RESTful
9 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
9 3 (10.34%) Information Governance
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 3 (10.34%) JSON
9 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) HTTP
10 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (6.90%) AWS
10 2 (6.90%) .NET
10 2 (6.90%) Test Management

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 20 (68.97%) SaaS
2 8 (27.59%) Azure
3 2 (6.90%) AWS
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) Postman
2 1 (3.45%) Redmine
2 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Mobility Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Mobility Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Android Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Android Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Mobility Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) JSON
1 3 (10.34%) Material Design
1 3 (10.34%) RESTful
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Project Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Android Development
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) Information Governance
4 3 (10.34%) Task Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.90%) Test Management
6 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile First
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) SC Cleared
1 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Google
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) VMware