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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 109 76 95
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Contract jobs citing Android 14 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 1.62% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.75% 7.64% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 11
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£313 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £106 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £90.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-62.85% +6.87%
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
509 537 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.06% 21.22% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 253 198
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £181 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 27
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £24.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -5 3 £338 +87.23% 2
Bracknell -4 1 £400 - 1
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (65.96%) Apple iOS
2 22 (46.81%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) Mobile App
4 17 (36.17%) Android Development
5 15 (31.91%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.40%) Windows
9 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.15%) QA
10 9 (19.15%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) CSS
10 9 (19.15%) MySQL
10 9 (19.15%) C#
10 9 (19.15%) C++
10 9 (19.15%) PHP
10 9 (19.15%) iOS Development
11 8 (17.02%) HTML5
11 8 (17.02%) iPhone
11 8 (17.02%) SQL
12 7 (14.89%) Scrum
12 7 (14.89%) C
12 7 (14.89%) iOS SDK
12 7 (14.89%) CSS3
13 6 (12.77%) JSON
13 6 (12.77%) Mobile Development
13 6 (12.77%) XML
13 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
13 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.64%) Device Driver

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.51%) WebLogic
1 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
3 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.26%) NFC
4 2 (4.26%) RTSP
5 1 (2.13%) ADSL
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) VoIP
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) SSL
5 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) SQLite
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (6.38%) TestPartner
2 3 (6.38%) Xcode
3 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.13%) Grunt
4 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.13%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Electronics
2 4 (8.51%) Back Office
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Front Office
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Mobile Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Android Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Applications Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Designer
6 3 (6.38%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Platform Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) CSS
3 8 (17.02%) HTML5
4 7 (14.89%) iOS SDK
4 7 (14.89%) CSS3
5 6 (12.77%) JSON
5 6 (12.77%) XML
6 5 (10.64%) .NET
7 4 (8.51%) Android SDK
7 4 (8.51%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) XHTML
8 3 (6.38%) LAMP
8 3 (6.38%) jQuery
9 2 (4.26%) PhoneGap
9 2 (4.26%) RESTful
9 2 (4.26%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (4.26%) Flash
9 2 (4.26%) J2ME
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Mobile App
2 8 (17.02%) iPhone
3 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.64%) Device Driver
4 5 (10.64%) User Experience
5 4 (8.51%) iPad
5 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.26%) EMV
6 2 (4.26%) Smartcard
7 1 (2.13%) AS400
7 1 (2.13%) Handset
7 1 (2.13%) Animation
7 1 (2.13%) CESG
7 1 (2.13%) DTV
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) Life Science
7 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Apple iOS
2 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) UNIX
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Android Development
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) iOS Development
4 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 6 (12.77%) Mobile Development
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.38%) OO
7 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (4.26%) Time Management
8 2 (4.26%) Kanban
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.13%) MVC
9 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.13%) Migration
9 1 (2.13%) Release Management
9 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) C++
3 9 (19.15%) PHP
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) C
6 4 (8.51%) Perl
7 3 (6.38%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.26%) Python
9 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) MCP
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.38%) IEC 61508
3 2 (4.26%) ISO 8583
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SELinux
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Appcelerator
2 4 (8.51%) Google
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Apple
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Sencha
4 2 (4.26%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) Endeca
5 1 (2.13%) Altiris
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Symantec
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) ExactTarget
5 1 (2.13%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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