The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 28 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 54 30
Rank change year-on-year -4 -24  
Contract jobs citing Android 2 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.40% 2.97% 5.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% 12.15% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 35
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 141 181 186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 28.54% 24.43% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 265 260
Median daily rate £383 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +7.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 59
Median hourly rate £16.50 £28.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.60% -28.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in West Sussex

Android
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Android in West Sussex

Android
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Android in West Sussex

Android
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gatwick -3 1 - -
Crawley -7 1 £400 +2.56% 1
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Android.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Animation
2 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
4 5 (55.56%) Typography
5 4 (44.44%) Android Development
6 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 1 (11.11%) InVision
7 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (11.11%) PMP
7 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Demandware
7 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) InVision
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Designer
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile Designer
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile UI Designer
1 7 (77.78%) UI Designer
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Animation
3 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Typography
4 4 (44.44%) Android Development
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Demandware
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com