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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 105 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Contract jobs citing Android 25 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 1.78% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.19% 8.72% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £155 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.43 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-55.61% -7.14%
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
596 585 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.64% 20.38% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 290 189
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £171 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 45 35
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £14.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.30 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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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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
Reading -4 8 £294 +40.55% 1
Slough +6 2 £180 -23.40% 3
Bracknell -15 1 £400 -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Thatcham - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 2
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 36 (67.92%) Apple iOS
2 26 (49.06%) Mobile App
3 21 (39.62%) Java
4 16 (30.19%) HTML
5 15 (28.30%) Windows
5 15 (28.30%) Android Development
6 13 (24.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 13 (24.53%) Linux
6 13 (24.53%) MySQL
7 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.98%) PHP
9 9 (16.98%) CSS
9 9 (16.98%) HTML5
9 9 (16.98%) QA
10 8 (15.09%) iPhone
10 8 (15.09%) iOS SDK
10 8 (15.09%) User Experience
10 8 (15.09%) Windows Phone
10 8 (15.09%) SQL
11 7 (13.21%) Scrum
11 7 (13.21%) JSON
11 7 (13.21%) Mobile Development
11 7 (13.21%) CSS3
12 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
12 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
12 6 (11.32%) C#
12 6 (11.32%) C++
12 6 (11.32%) XML

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (7.55%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.55%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.43%) SSL
1 5 (9.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (7.55%) HTTP
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.77%) NFC
4 2 (3.77%) RTSP
5 1 (1.89%) DNS
5 1 (1.89%) ADSL
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) VoIP
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQLite
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (5.66%) Xcode
2 3 (5.66%) TestPartner
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.89%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) InstallAnywhere
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Grunt
4 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Ant
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Back Office
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Android Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Applications Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Designer
7 3 (5.66%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Platform Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Android Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) HTML
2 9 (16.98%) CSS
2 9 (16.98%) HTML5
3 8 (15.09%) iOS SDK
4 7 (13.21%) CSS3
4 7 (13.21%) JSON
5 6 (11.32%) XML
6 5 (9.43%) Web Services
6 5 (9.43%) .NET
6 5 (9.43%) Android SDK
7 4 (7.55%) XHTML
8 3 (5.66%) LAMP
8 3 (5.66%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) RESTful
9 2 (3.77%) PhoneGap
9 2 (3.77%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (3.77%) J2ME
9 2 (3.77%) Flash
9 2 (3.77%) Ajax
9 2 (3.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.09%) User Experience
2 8 (15.09%) iPhone
3 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.43%) CESG
4 5 (9.43%) PKI
5 4 (7.55%) Smartphone
5 4 (7.55%) iPad
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.77%) EMV
6 2 (3.77%) Smartcard
6 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.77%) Animation
7 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.89%) Life Science
7 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.89%) Handset
7 1 (1.89%) iSeries
7 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Apple iOS
2 15 (28.30%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Linux
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Phone
5 5 (9.43%) UNIX
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Android Development
2 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) Scrum
3 7 (13.21%) Mobile Development
4 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
5 5 (9.43%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.66%) OO
7 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Time Management
7 2 (3.77%) Kanban
7 2 (3.77%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.89%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.98%) PHP
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) C++
6 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 4 (7.55%) C
7 2 (3.77%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) MCP
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Firmware
1 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) SELinux
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (9.43%) VMware
1 5 (9.43%) Google
1 5 (9.43%) F5
1 5 (9.43%) Appcelerator
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Apple
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) Symantec
4 2 (3.77%) Facebook
4 2 (3.77%) Altiris
4 2 (3.77%) Sencha
5 1 (1.89%) Endeca
5 1 (1.89%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.89%) ExactTarget
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
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