The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 78 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Android 42 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.71% 1.46% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.20% 6.15% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £172 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £440 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -66.00%
Android
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
512 602 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.80% 23.75% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 274 228
Average daily rate £325 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 48 32
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £25.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +13 12 £313 -16.66%
Slough +7 9 £250 +53.84% 2
Reading +10 7 £344 -8.33% 2
Newbury +5 2 - -
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 52 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 24 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 24 (31.58%) Adobe
3 22 (28.95%) Windows
4 21 (27.63%) Android Development
5 19 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 19 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (23.68%) HTML
7 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.05%) iOS Development
8 15 (19.74%) HTML5
9 13 (17.11%) Axure RP
9 13 (17.11%) MS Office
10 12 (15.79%) Java
10 12 (15.79%) SOAP
10 12 (15.79%) Animation
11 11 (14.47%) Smartphone
11 11 (14.47%) CSS
11 11 (14.47%) Linux
11 11 (14.47%) Adobe After Effects
11 11 (14.47%) Blackberry
12 10 (13.16%) XML
12 10 (13.16%) Flash
12 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
13 9 (11.84%) CSS3
14 8 (10.53%) Windows Phone
14 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
14 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.53%) JSON
14 8 (10.53%) QA

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 3 (3.95%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.32%) WordPress
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 19 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (17.11%) MS Office
3 11 (14.47%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
1 2 (2.63%) PaaS
1 2 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) VPN
2 4 (5.26%) VoIP
3 3 (3.95%) Kerberos
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
4 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.63%) SAN
4 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.63%) WCDMA
4 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.63%) HSPA
4 2 (2.63%) LTE
5 1 (1.32%) DHCP
5 1 (1.32%) WAN
5 1 (1.32%) LDAP
5 1 (1.32%) LAN
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) RTCP
5 1 (1.32%) RTP
5 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) MySQL
2 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Axure RP
2 6 (7.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.26%) Subversion
5 2 (2.63%) JIRA
5 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.63%) Calabash
6 1 (1.32%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.32%) Robotium
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.32%) JMeter
General
1 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.21%) Marketing
3 4 (5.26%) Automotive
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Publishing
5 2 (2.63%) Back Office
5 2 (2.63%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) Designer
3 11 (14.47%) Visual Designer
4 10 (13.16%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Android Developer
6 7 (9.21%) User Experience Designer
7 6 (7.89%) Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (5.26%) UI Designer
9 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.95%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Web Designer
10 3 (3.95%) Mobile Web Developer
10 3 (3.95%) iOS Developer
11 2 (2.63%) UI Programmer
11 2 (2.63%) Android Software Engineer
11 2 (2.63%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) HTML
2 15 (19.74%) HTML5
3 12 (15.79%) SOAP
4 11 (14.47%) CSS
5 10 (13.16%) XML
5 10 (13.16%) Flash
6 9 (11.84%) CSS3
7 8 (10.53%) JSON
8 5 (6.58%) Ajax
8 5 (6.58%) jQuery
8 5 (6.58%) Web Services
9 4 (5.26%) RESTful
9 4 (5.26%) Sencha Touch
9 4 (5.26%) REST
10 3 (3.95%) .NET
10 3 (3.95%) J2EE
11 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.63%) Struts
11 2 (2.63%) OLE
11 2 (2.63%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 12 (15.79%) Animation
3 11 (14.47%) Smartphone
3 11 (14.47%) Blackberry
4 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
5 7 (9.21%) iPhone
6 6 (7.89%) iPad
7 5 (6.58%) Client/Server
8 4 (5.26%) Handset
8 4 (5.26%) Open Source
8 4 (5.26%) Digital Media
9 3 (3.95%) CESG
10 2 (2.63%) Device Driver
10 2 (2.63%) Graphic Design
10 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.32%) DTV
11 1 (1.32%) GIS
11 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 52 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 22 (28.95%) Windows
3 11 (14.47%) Linux
4 8 (10.53%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.32%) webOS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Android Development
2 16 (21.05%) iOS Development
2 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.89%) SOA
4 6 (7.89%) MVC
5 5 (6.58%) OO
5 5 (6.58%) Scrum
5 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (6.58%) Time Management
6 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.26%) Web Development
6 4 (5.26%) TDD
6 4 (5.26%) Analytics
7 3 (3.95%) Pair Programming
7 3 (3.95%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.63%) Usability Testing
8 2 (2.63%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.63%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) Java
2 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.58%) C
4 4 (5.26%) SQL
4 4 (5.26%) Objective-C
4 4 (5.26%) Groovy
5 3 (3.95%) Scala
5 3 (3.95%) C#
5 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 2 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.32%) Korn
7 1 (1.32%) PHP5
7 1 (1.32%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Adobe
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Appcelerator
4 4 (5.26%) Sencha
4 4 (5.26%) Apple
5 3 (3.95%) HP
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) Symbian
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle
7 1 (1.32%) Avaya
7 1 (1.32%) Lotus
7 1 (1.32%) Dell
7 1 (1.32%) ESRI
7 1 (1.32%) Perforce
7 1 (1.32%) VMware
7 1 (1.32%) Google
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Amoria Bond - UK
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