The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 4.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
9 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 18.00% 11.54% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Average daily rate £250 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £405 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft