Period
to 6 December 2019

The median contractor rate for an Android Developer was £545 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Android Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 198 169
Rank change year-on-year +34 -29 +33
Contract jobs requiring an Android Developer 4 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.14% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 18
West Midlands median daily rate £545 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.24% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £390 £269 £259
90th Percentile £589 £545 £425
England median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
West Midlands median hourly rate - £35.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.24% -
England median hourly rate £72.50 £35.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year +107.14% -44.00% +64.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 3,606 4,947 4,688
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.43% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,336 3,077 2,978
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £192 £245 £208
90th Percentile £575 £575 £541
England median daily rate £463 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +1.09% +1.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 196 203
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.85 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.43% +15.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.84 £10.30
90th Percentile £36.00 £43.75 £47.05
England median hourly rate £19.25 £18.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +4.05% -1.07% +1.89%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in the West Midlands

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android Developer in the West Midlands

Android Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Android Developer in the West Midlands

Android Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android Developer in the West Midlands

Android Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
Birmingham -2 4 £545 -
Android Developer
England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, Android Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Android Studio
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) React Native
4 1 (25.00%) Go
4 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Android Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) React Native
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Go
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle