The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 64 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Contract jobs citing Android 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.83% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 4.44% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
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£300 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £265 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £385 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £29.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-49.57% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 90 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.46% 18.67% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 37 63
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.21 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Android
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Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Bristol region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Bristol region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (50.00%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) iPhone
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) iPad
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) RightFax
4 1 (12.50%) UIKit
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (12.50%) Bug Management
4 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
4 1 (12.50%) Gerrit

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Android Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iPad Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
1 1 (12.50%) SVG
1 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
1 1 (12.50%) Java SE
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) UIKit
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Bug Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) RightFax
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