The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 12 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Android 21 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.61% 0.61% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 3.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -28.80%

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 63 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.74% 19.09% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 52
Median daily rate £418 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £170 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Bedford - 12 £450 - 1
Luton +12 1 £425 -39.28%
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 18 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 17 (51.52%) Android Development
3 16 (48.48%) JIRA
4 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 13 (39.39%) Python
5 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (39.39%) Ruby
5 13 (39.39%) Mobile App
6 12 (36.36%) Cucumber
7 11 (33.33%) SoapUI
7 11 (33.33%) Selenium
8 10 (30.30%) Calabash
9 9 (27.27%) API Testing
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) Java
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (27.27%) Capybara
10 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
11 6 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (18.18%) Subversion
12 5 (15.15%) Web Services
12 5 (15.15%) QA
12 5 (15.15%) RESTful
12 5 (15.15%) Appium
13 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
13 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
14 3 (9.09%) C#
14 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
15 2 (6.06%) Gherkin

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) JIRA
2 12 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 11 (33.33%) Selenium
3 11 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 10 (30.30%) Calabash
5 9 (27.27%) Capybara
6 6 (18.18%) Subversion
7 5 (15.15%) Appium
8 1 (3.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.03%) Mocha
8 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Android Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Applications Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Test Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Mobile Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Web Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Web Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Android Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Android Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) iOS Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) RESTful
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (3.03%) Core Animation
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) CSS3
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Android Development
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) API Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.03%) Scrum
8 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) Ruby
3 9 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
1 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SDET
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
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