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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 41 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs citing Android 29 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.39% 0.52% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.38% 2.78% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £248 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £318 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -51.53%
Android
South West

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
177 144 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.68% 18.56% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 93 38
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.00 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £17.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Android Development
3 24 (63.16%) Apple iOS
4 23 (60.53%) TDD
5 22 (57.89%) E-Commerce
6 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (52.63%) Scrum
8 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
9 15 (39.47%) Objective-C
10 14 (36.84%) HTML5
10 14 (36.84%) Node.js
10 14 (36.84%) HTML
10 14 (36.84%) CSS
10 14 (36.84%) Web Services
11 13 (34.21%) Android SDK
12 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
12 11 (28.95%) Windows Phone
12 11 (28.95%) Windows
13 10 (26.32%) REST
14 9 (23.68%) BDD
14 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
14 9 (23.68%) API Integration
14 9 (23.68%) User Experience
14 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
14 9 (23.68%) JSON
14 9 (23.68%) SQLite
15 8 (21.05%) Kanban
15 8 (21.05%) Java
16 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
16 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 14 (36.84%) Node.js
2 5 (13.16%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) HTTP
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQLite
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
2 3 (7.89%) Robotium
2 3 (7.89%) Calabash
2 3 (7.89%) Mechanoid
2 3 (7.89%) Robolectric
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) TestNG
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (2.63%) Publishing
1 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Android Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Android Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) iOS Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Android Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Automated Tester
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior iOS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.63%) Selenium Tester
9 1 (2.63%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Lead Android Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
1 14 (36.84%) CSS
1 14 (36.84%) Web Services
1 14 (36.84%) HTML5
2 13 (34.21%) Android SDK
3 10 (26.32%) REST
4 9 (23.68%) JSON
5 6 (15.79%) XML
5 6 (15.79%) .NET
6 5 (13.16%) RESTful
6 5 (13.16%) CSS3
7 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
7 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 4 (10.53%) Sass
7 4 (10.53%) Ember.js
7 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 4 (10.53%) Express
7 4 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (7.89%) iOS SDK
8 3 (7.89%) ActionBarSherlock
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
2 9 (23.68%) User Experience
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (10.53%) iPhone
4 4 (10.53%) iPad
5 2 (5.26%) Handset
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Apple iOS
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Phone
2 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Android Development
3 23 (60.53%) TDD
4 22 (57.89%) E-Commerce
5 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (52.63%) Scrum
7 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
7 9 (23.68%) BDD
7 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
7 9 (23.68%) API Integration
8 8 (21.05%) Kanban
9 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development
9 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
10 6 (15.79%) OO
11 5 (13.16%) OOP
11 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (13.16%) OOD
12 4 (10.53%) Usability Testing
12 4 (10.53%) Content Management
12 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) Objective-C
3 8 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Google
1 4 (10.53%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Apple
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