The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 26 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing Android 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.61% 0.43% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 1.82% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
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£413 £245 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.36% -23.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £339 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 55 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.86% 23.61% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 27
Average daily rate £425 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.50 £10.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.65 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
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Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Basingstoke region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Android
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) J2ME
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Proofpoint
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Android SDK

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Android Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) J2ME
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Clearswift
1 1 (25.00%) Proofpoint