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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 101 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Android 32 45 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 1.62% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.82% 7.44% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 12
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +64.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £224 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -9.72%
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
550 605 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.13% 21.75% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 278 175
Average daily rate £370 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 59 44
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 £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £27.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Reading +1 6 £233 -2.10% 9
Newbury -7 1 £350 +241.46%
Bracknell - - - - 2
Thatcham - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (66.10%) Apple iOS
2 27 (45.76%) Mobile App
3 21 (35.59%) Java
4 16 (27.12%) Linux
5 15 (25.42%) Windows
5 15 (25.42%) Android Development
6 12 (20.34%) HTML
6 12 (20.34%) MySQL
7 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 10 (16.95%) iPhone
9 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.56%) Blackberry
10 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
10 8 (13.56%) QA
10 8 (13.56%) iOS Development
10 8 (13.56%) User Experience
10 8 (13.56%) Windows Phone
11 7 (11.86%) iPad
11 7 (11.86%) PHP
12 6 (10.17%) CSS
12 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
12 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
12 6 (10.17%) Back Office
12 6 (10.17%) CESG
12 6 (10.17%) HTML5
12 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (8.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (8.47%) Mobile Device Management
13 5 (8.47%) Windows Phone 8

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.78%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.78%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.47%) SSL
2 5 (8.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (6.78%) HTTP
4 3 (5.08%) Wireshark
4 3 (5.08%) Internet
5 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 2 (3.39%) NFC
5 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.69%) 3G
6 1 (1.69%) RTSP
6 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) DNS
6 1 (1.69%) ADSL
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) SQLite
2 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (5.08%) Xcode
2 3 (5.08%) TestPartner
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) InstallAnywhere
4 1 (1.69%) Hudson
4 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Grunt
General
1 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.17%) Back Office
3 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 4 (6.78%) Advertising
5 3 (5.08%) Retail
6 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.39%) Electronics
7 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Android Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Tester
5 6 (10.17%) Applications Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Mobile Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Designer
7 4 (6.78%) iOS Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Mobile Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 6 (10.17%) CSS
2 6 (10.17%) HTML5
3 5 (8.47%) iOS SDK
3 5 (8.47%) JSON
3 5 (8.47%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) XML
4 4 (6.78%) .NET
4 4 (6.78%) XHTML
4 4 (6.78%) CSS3
4 4 (6.78%) RESTful
5 3 (5.08%) jQuery
5 3 (5.08%) Android SDK
5 3 (5.08%) LAMP
6 2 (3.39%) Ajax
6 2 (3.39%) SOAP
6 2 (3.39%) J2EE
6 2 (3.39%) PhoneGap
6 2 (3.39%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.76%) Mobile App
2 10 (16.95%) iPhone
3 8 (13.56%) Blackberry
3 8 (13.56%) User Experience
4 7 (11.86%) iPad
5 6 (10.17%) CESG
5 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (8.47%) PKI
6 5 (8.47%) Smartphone
7 3 (5.08%) Open Source
8 2 (3.39%) EMV
8 2 (3.39%) Smartcard
8 2 (3.39%) Animation
8 2 (3.39%) DTV
8 2 (3.39%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.69%) Handset
9 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (66.10%) Apple iOS
2 16 (27.12%) Linux
3 15 (25.42%) Windows
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Phone
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.78%) UNIX
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Android Development
2 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.56%) iOS Development
4 5 (8.47%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (8.47%) Scrum
4 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.78%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.08%) OO
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.39%) SOA
7 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.39%) TDD
7 2 (3.39%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.86%) PHP
4 4 (6.78%) Perl
4 4 (6.78%) C
4 4 (6.78%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) SQL
6 2 (3.39%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) VCP4
4 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Firmware
1 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SELinux
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.47%) VMware
2 5 (8.47%) F5
2 5 (8.47%) Appcelerator
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Apple
4 3 (5.08%) Facebook
4 3 (5.08%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) Sencha
5 2 (3.39%) Symantec
5 2 (3.39%) Altiris
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.69%) ExactTarget
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