The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 44 70 40
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Contract jobs citing Android 20 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.32% 0.24% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.83% 1.49% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.64% -47.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
169 134 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.63% 16.03% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 72 55
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £175 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.30 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 15 (62.50%) Android Development
3 13 (54.17%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
4 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Node.js
5 9 (37.50%) HTML5
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) Android SDK
5 9 (37.50%) Objective-C
6 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
8 6 (25.00%) SQLite
8 6 (25.00%) REST
8 6 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (20.83%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) HTTP
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
9 5 (20.83%) RESTful
9 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
10 4 (16.67%) User Experience
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Phone
10 4 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (16.67%) Sass

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (37.50%) Node.js
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (12.50%) Calabash
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) Xcode
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) TestNG
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Android Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Android Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) HTML5
1 9 (37.50%) CSS
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
1 9 (37.50%) Android SDK
2 6 (25.00%) REST
2 6 (25.00%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) JSON
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
4 4 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (16.67%) Sass
4 4 (16.67%) Ember.js
4 4 (16.67%) Express
4 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 4 (16.67%) CSS3
4 4 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) LESS
6 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Phone
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Android Development
3 13 (54.17%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
4 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
8 4 (16.67%) Open Source
8 4 (16.67%) Usability Testing
8 4 (16.67%) BDD
8 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (16.67%) Content Management
9 3 (12.50%) Kanban
10 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.17%) OO
11 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
11 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 9 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Appcelerator
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Google
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