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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 99 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 14 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 1.31% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.99% 6.03% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £239 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -51.53%
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
468 531 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.52% 21.81% 23.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 234 243
Average daily rate £398 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 24 36
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.80 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
Slough +4 4 £175 -26.31% 3
Bracknell -3 1 £400 -
Reading -8 1 £338 -22.85% 5
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 24 (63.16%) Java
2 22 (57.89%) Apple iOS
3 16 (42.11%) Android Development
4 14 (36.84%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) Mobile App
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) Linux
8 9 (23.68%) Windows
8 9 (23.68%) C#
8 9 (23.68%) C++
9 8 (21.05%) PHP
9 8 (21.05%) MySQL
9 8 (21.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 7 (18.42%) CSS3
10 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
10 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) C
10 7 (18.42%) CSS
10 7 (18.42%) HTML5
10 7 (18.42%) Scrum
11 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
11 6 (15.79%) QA
11 6 (15.79%) Web Services
11 6 (15.79%) XML
11 6 (15.79%) Mobile Development
12 5 (13.16%) UNIX
12 5 (13.16%) SOAP
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle
12 5 (13.16%) Electronics

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) HTTP
3 3 (7.89%) LTE
3 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.89%) Wireless
4 2 (5.26%) NFC
5 1 (2.63%) Skype
5 1 (2.63%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Xcode
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (13.16%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Back Office
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Android Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Platform Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Testing Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) HTML5
2 7 (18.42%) CSS3
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) XML
4 5 (13.16%) SOAP
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
5 4 (10.53%) XHTML
5 4 (10.53%) JSON
5 4 (10.53%) iOS SDK
6 3 (7.89%) REST
6 3 (7.89%) LAMP
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.26%) Ajax
7 2 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (5.26%) PhoneGap
7 2 (5.26%) Sencha Touch
7 2 (5.26%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.63%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
3 4 (10.53%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.89%) iPhone
4 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.89%) iPad
4 3 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.26%) EMV
5 2 (5.26%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.63%) DTV
6 1 (2.63%) AS400
6 1 (2.63%) iSeries
6 1 (2.63%) Life Science
6 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Apple iOS
2 10 (26.32%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) UNIX
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Android Development
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
4 6 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Time Management
8 2 (5.26%) Kanban
9 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.63%) Open Source
9 1 (2.63%) MVVM
9 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) C#
3 9 (23.68%) C++
4 8 (21.05%) PHP
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) C
6 4 (10.53%) Perl
6 4 (10.53%) Assembly Language
7 2 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) Groovy
8 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) IEC 61508
2 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.26%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SELinux
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Appcelerator
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Apple
4 2 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (5.26%) Sencha
4 2 (5.26%) ExactTarget
5 1 (2.63%) Facebook
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.63%) Endeca
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Rate: £280 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £33 - £37 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £33 - £37 per hour + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago