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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 101 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Android 25 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 1.13% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 4.22% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 5
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£369 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £224 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £39.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
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
525 687 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.82% 26.66% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 325 188
Average daily rate £335 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £210 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 56 50
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £38.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +2 6 £338 -25.00%
Slough -3 5 £425 -10.52%
Reading +5 4 £325 - 6
Wokingham - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 48 (70.59%) Apple iOS
2 31 (45.59%) Mobile App
3 23 (33.82%) User Experience
4 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (26.47%) Windows
6 16 (23.53%) Java
6 16 (23.53%) Adobe
7 15 (22.06%) Linux
7 15 (22.06%) Android Development
8 14 (20.59%) MS Office
9 13 (19.12%) Axure RP
10 11 (16.18%) Photoshop
10 11 (16.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (16.18%) Smartphone
11 10 (14.71%) Flash
11 10 (14.71%) Visualisation
11 10 (14.71%) Windows Phone
12 9 (13.24%) MySQL
13 8 (11.76%) HTML
13 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
13 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
13 8 (11.76%) CESG
13 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
13 8 (11.76%) HTML5
13 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
14 7 (10.29%) iPhone
14 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
14 7 (10.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 7 (10.29%) Appcelerator
14 7 (10.29%) Blackberry

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (1.47%) WordPress
1 1 (1.47%) Confluence
1 1 (1.47%) CMS
1 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.47%) Apache
1 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Office
2 11 (16.18%) Photoshop
2 11 (16.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.41%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) PaaS
1 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (7.35%) SSL
1 5 (7.35%) VPN
2 3 (4.41%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.41%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) NFC
3 1 (1.47%) RTSP
3 1 (1.47%) ADSL
3 1 (1.47%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) VoIP
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) DHCP
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) MySQL
2 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) SQLite
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Axure RP
2 7 (10.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.41%) TestPartner
4 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.47%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.47%) InstallAnywhere
5 1 (1.47%) Hudson
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (1.47%) Ant
General
1 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Automotive
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
1 17 (25.00%) Designer
2 12 (17.65%) Android Developer
3 7 (10.29%) UX Designer
4 6 (8.82%) UI Designer
5 5 (7.35%) Mobile Tester
5 5 (7.35%) Tester
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Visual Designer
7 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Deskside Support
8 2 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) Flash
2 8 (11.76%) HTML
2 8 (11.76%) HTML5
3 6 (8.82%) CSS
4 5 (7.35%) RESTful
4 5 (7.35%) Web Services
5 4 (5.88%) SOAP
5 4 (5.88%) JSON
5 4 (5.88%) Android SDK
5 4 (5.88%) CSS3
6 3 (4.41%) XML
7 2 (2.94%) OLE
7 2 (2.94%) .NET
7 2 (2.94%) J2EE
7 2 (2.94%) Ajax
7 2 (2.94%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.47%) Android NDK
8 1 (1.47%) jQuery
8 1 (1.47%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 31 (45.59%) Mobile App
2 23 (33.82%) User Experience
3 11 (16.18%) Smartphone
4 10 (14.71%) Visualisation
5 8 (11.76%) CESG
6 7 (10.29%) iPhone
6 7 (10.29%) Blackberry
7 6 (8.82%) iPad
7 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (7.35%) PKI
9 4 (5.88%) Open Source
10 3 (4.41%) Animation
11 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
12 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
12 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
12 1 (1.47%) Handset
12 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
12 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Apple iOS
2 18 (26.47%) Windows
3 15 (22.06%) Linux
4 10 (14.71%) Windows Phone
5 5 (7.35%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Android Development
3 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.82%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.35%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (7.35%) Scrum
5 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.88%) SOA
6 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.41%) Analytics
7 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.41%) OO
7 3 (4.41%) Project Management
8 2 (2.94%) Web Analytics
8 2 (2.94%) TDD
8 2 (2.94%) Pair Programming
8 2 (2.94%) MVC
8 2 (2.94%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (5.88%) C++
2 4 (5.88%) C
3 3 (4.41%) Groovy
4 2 (2.94%) C#
4 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.94%) Scala
5 1 (1.47%) PHP5
5 1 (1.47%) PHP4
5 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (7.35%) Firmware
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) cPanel
1 1 (1.47%) SELinux
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Adobe
2 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.29%) Appcelerator
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.35%) F5
5 5 (7.35%) VMware
6 3 (4.41%) Google
7 2 (2.94%) Symantec
7 2 (2.94%) HP
7 2 (2.94%) Altiris
8 1 (1.47%) Facebook
8 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.47%) SAP
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco
8 1 (1.47%) Apple
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