The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 5 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Android 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 12.12% 1.85% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -4.76%
Android
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 24.24% 25.93% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 5
Median daily rate £275 £160 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.73 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.29% -42.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Android
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Android.

1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (80.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Android Tester
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) Google