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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 45 59 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing Android 28 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.99% 1.26% 1.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 7.33% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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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
182 150 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.44% 17.22% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 115 43
Average daily rate £370 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.50 £27.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 41 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (75.00%) Android Development
3 29 (60.42%) TDD
4 28 (58.33%) Scrum
4 28 (58.33%) E-Commerce
4 28 (58.33%) Apple iOS
5 26 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (39.58%) Objective-C
7 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 18 (37.50%) Web Services
8 15 (31.25%) Android SDK
9 14 (29.17%) User Experience
9 14 (29.17%) HTML5
9 14 (29.17%) Node.js
9 14 (29.17%) CSS
9 14 (29.17%) HTML
9 14 (29.17%) Windows
10 13 (27.08%) Kanban
10 13 (27.08%) BDD
10 13 (27.08%) Windows Phone
11 12 (25.00%) SQLite
11 12 (25.00%) .NET
12 11 (22.92%) Java
12 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
12 11 (22.92%) iOS Development
12 11 (22.92%) Mobile App
12 11 (22.92%) REST
13 10 (20.83%) API Integration
13 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
13 10 (20.83%) JSON

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (29.17%) Node.js
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQLite
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.17%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Robotium
1 5 (10.42%) Mechanoid
1 5 (10.42%) Robolectric
2 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.25%) Calabash
3 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) TestNG
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Android Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Android Software Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) iOS Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Android Developer
6 5 (10.42%) UI Programmer
6 5 (10.42%) UI Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Tester
7 4 (8.33%) Senior iOS Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Automated Tester
8 3 (6.25%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.17%) AWS Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Lead Android Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) Web Services
2 15 (31.25%) Android SDK
3 14 (29.17%) HTML5
3 14 (29.17%) HTML
3 14 (29.17%) CSS
4 12 (25.00%) .NET
5 11 (22.92%) REST
6 10 (20.83%) JSON
7 5 (10.42%) ActionBarSherlock
8 4 (8.33%) CSS3
8 4 (8.33%) XML
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.25%) RESTful
9 3 (6.25%) iOS SDK
9 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.17%) Express
10 2 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) User Experience
2 11 (22.92%) Mobile App
3 9 (18.75%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (14.58%) iPhone
4 7 (14.58%) iPad
5 6 (12.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 14 (29.17%) Windows
3 13 (27.08%) Windows Phone
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (75.00%) Android Development
3 29 (60.42%) TDD
4 28 (58.33%) E-Commerce
4 28 (58.33%) Scrum
5 26 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.08%) Kanban
6 13 (27.08%) BDD
7 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
7 11 (22.92%) iOS Development
8 10 (20.83%) API Integration
8 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 10 (20.83%) OO
9 9 (18.75%) OOP
9 9 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (18.75%) OOD
10 6 (12.50%) Mobile Development
11 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Open Source
12 4 (8.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Objective-C
2 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) Java
4 10 (20.83%) C#
5 4 (8.33%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) C
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Xamarin
2 6 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) Appcelerator
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Apple
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