Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 68 85
Rank change year-on-year +24 +17 +36
Contract jobs citing Android 23 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.15% 2.82% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.17% 8.36% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 5
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £175 £260 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.69% -22.96% +8.87%
10th Percentile £143 £199 £272
90th Percentile £450 £414 £520
North East median daily rate £238 £260 £394
% change year-on-year -8.65% -33.97% +27.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 189 335 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.85% 33.77% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 239 219
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +20.69%
10th Percentile £150 £202 £230
90th Percentile £524 £538 £500
North East median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 27
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £30.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.84% +10.00% -1.79%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.56 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.61 £44.13 £45.66
North East median hourly rate £15.76 £15.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.68% -44.73% -1.79%

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 +17 17 £153 -41.35% 7
South Tyneside - 5 £400 -
Hebburn - 5 £400 -
Gateshead - 1 £300 - 1
Android
North East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 23 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) Office 365
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Migration
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (39.13%) AirWatch
8 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
8 7 (30.43%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 6 (26.09%) C#
9 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
10 5 (21.74%) SOQL
10 5 (21.74%) REST
10 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (21.74%) JSON
10 5 (21.74%) jQuery
10 5 (21.74%) Force.com
10 5 (21.74%) Visualforce
10 5 (21.74%) Apex Code
10 5 (21.74%) HTML
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
10 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
10 5 (21.74%) CSS
10 5 (21.74%) SOAP
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
2 5 (21.74%) Force.com
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) FTP
2 3 (13.04%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (13.04%) Skype
2 3 (13.04%) WebEx
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Salesforce Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
5 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) HTML5
1 5 (21.74%) jQuery
1 5 (21.74%) JSON
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
1 5 (21.74%) REST
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
1 5 (21.74%) Visualforce
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
1 5 (21.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (21.74%) e-Learning
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.35%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Neuroscience
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (4.35%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) Apex Code
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SOQL
2 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (39.13%) AirWatch
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.04%) Bomgar
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.35%) Xamarin