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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Android 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.46% 0.68% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 5.00% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £300 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% -9.72%
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
146 120 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.84% 13.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 69 53
Average daily rate £385 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.72 £17.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -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
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 2 March 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 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) Android Development
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) Sass
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) RESTful
6 5 (21.74%) CMS
6 5 (21.74%) Content Management
6 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
6 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
6 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Phone
6 5 (21.74%) Apache Cordova
6 5 (21.74%) Node.js
6 5 (21.74%) CSS3
6 5 (21.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
6 5 (21.74%) Appcelerator
6 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (21.74%) SOAP
6 5 (21.74%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) HTTP
6 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
7 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) Blackberry

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
1 5 (21.74%) Node.js
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) DVB
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (8.70%) Xcode
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) PVCS
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Android Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (8.70%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
2 6 (26.09%) Sass
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) SOAP
3 5 (21.74%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
3 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 5 (21.74%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware
5 2 (8.70%) Cocoa
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) iOS SDK
5 2 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (8.70%) UIKit
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
1 4 (17.39%) iPhone
2 2 (8.70%) Video on Demand
2 2 (8.70%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) DTV
2 2 (8.70%) MPEG
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Online Games
3 1 (4.35%) iDTV
3 1 (4.35%) STB
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Apple iOS
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Phone
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Android Development
2 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
2 5 (21.74%) Content Management
2 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
3 4 (17.39%) iOS Development
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) DRM
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
5 2 (8.70%) Usability Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) C++
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VC++
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Appcelerator
2 2 (8.70%) RightFax
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Intel
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) Apple
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) IronPort
2 2 (8.70%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (8.70%) Veeam
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