The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South East / Berkshire
Rank 74 114 97
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Contract jobs citing Android 35 6 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.78% 0.24% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.87% 1.21% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 16
Median daily rate £350 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -25.84%

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
272 496 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.87% 19.64% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 299 274
Median daily rate £400 £353 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.13 £60.80 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 13 £344 - 5
Bracknell - 5 £340 -
Slough - 4 £300 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 38 (52.05%) Mobile App
2 36 (49.32%) Apple iOS
3 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (39.73%) Mobile Development
5 27 (36.99%) Windows
6 19 (26.03%) Apple
7 18 (24.66%) C#
7 18 (24.66%) Java
7 18 (24.66%) Android Development
8 17 (23.29%) LTE
8 17 (23.29%) .NET
8 17 (23.29%) Xcode
9 16 (21.92%) Citrix
9 16 (21.92%) Android Studio
9 16 (21.92%) Xamarin
9 16 (21.92%) Service Design
10 15 (20.55%) Publishing
11 14 (19.18%) Degree
12 13 (17.81%) Objective-C
12 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
13 12 (16.44%) Project Management
13 12 (16.44%) DevOps
13 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (16.44%) Apple Swift
13 12 (16.44%) QA
13 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
14 11 (15.07%) HSPA
14 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
14 11 (15.07%) Coaching
14 11 (15.07%) Telecoms

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) Apache
1 1 (1.37%) IIS
1 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (6.85%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.37%) IaaS
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) LTE
2 11 (15.07%) GSM
2 11 (15.07%) HSPA
2 11 (15.07%) WCDMA
3 6 (8.22%) Internet
4 5 (6.85%) HTTP
4 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.85%) VLAN
5 4 (5.48%) Bluetooth
5 4 (5.48%) DNS
5 4 (5.48%) FTP
5 4 (5.48%) ICMP
5 4 (5.48%) IGMP
5 4 (5.48%) SNMP
6 3 (4.11%) BGP
6 3 (4.11%) Firewall
6 3 (4.11%) MPLS
6 3 (4.11%) OSPF
6 3 (4.11%) RSVP
6 3 (4.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) MySQL
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Xcode
2 16 (21.92%) Android Studio
3 6 (8.22%) Appium
4 5 (6.85%) JIRA
4 5 (6.85%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.48%) Calabash
5 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.48%) Selenium
6 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.11%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.74%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.74%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.74%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.74%) Subversion
7 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.37%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (1.37%) JMeter
8 1 (1.37%) JUnit
8 1 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 15 (20.55%) Publishing
2 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
3 10 (13.70%) Finance
4 7 (9.59%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Back Office
6 1 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Architect
3 13 (17.81%) Xamarin Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Android Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Mobile Tester
8 5 (6.85%) Tester
9 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) 1st Line Support
11 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Senior Test Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) HTML
3 4 (5.48%) CSS
3 4 (5.48%) Middleware
3 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 3 (4.11%) JSON
4 3 (4.11%) WPF
5 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.74%) REST
5 2 (2.74%) Worklight
5 2 (2.74%) XSLT
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.37%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.37%) RESTful
6 1 (1.37%) WinForms
6 1 (1.37%) XHTML
6 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (52.05%) Mobile App
2 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) IPTV
3 4 (5.48%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (5.48%) Video on Demand
4 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.11%) STB
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.74%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.37%) Handset
6 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Apple iOS
2 27 (36.99%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 10
4 7 (9.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 6 (8.22%) Linux
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (6.85%) Unix
6 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.73%) Mobile Development
3 18 (24.66%) Android Development
4 16 (21.92%) Service Design
5 12 (16.44%) DevOps
5 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
5 12 (16.44%) Project Management
6 11 (15.07%) Coaching
6 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
6 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.85%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (5.48%) MVC
8 4 (5.48%) Network Architecture
9 3 (4.11%) Mobile First
9 3 (4.11%) Scrum
9 3 (4.11%) TDD
9 3 (4.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) C#
1 18 (24.66%) Java
2 13 (17.81%) Objective-C
3 12 (16.44%) Apple Swift
4 6 (8.22%) SQL
5 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.85%) VBScript
6 4 (5.48%) C
7 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.74%) C++
8 2 (2.74%) PHP
8 2 (2.74%) XAML
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) CCIP
2 3 (4.11%) CCNA
2 3 (4.11%) CCNP
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
3 2 (2.74%) ISEB
3 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.37%) HNC
4 1 (1.37%) HND
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) QA
2 8 (10.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.37%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.37%) XenApp
4 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) AirWatch
2 6 (8.22%) SCCM
3 4 (5.48%) Nagios
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.37%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.37%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Apple
2 16 (21.92%) Citrix
2 16 (21.92%) Xamarin
3 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.59%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) Samsung
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco
6 3 (4.11%) Ericsson
6 3 (4.11%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) Huawei
6 3 (4.11%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Juniper
7 2 (2.74%) Dell
8 1 (1.37%) Google
8 1 (1.37%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.37%) NetApp
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle
8 1 (1.37%) Remedy
8 1 (1.37%) SevOne