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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 42 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs citing Android 32 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.57% 0.75% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.29% 4.23% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 8
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£425 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -33.80%
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
175 142 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.51% 17.73% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 104 52
Average daily rate £373 £365 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% +16.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Android Development
3 29 (64.44%) TDD
4 28 (62.22%) E-Commerce
4 28 (62.22%) Apple iOS
5 27 (60.00%) Scrum
6 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (40.00%) Objective-C
8 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
8 17 (37.78%) Web Services
9 14 (31.11%) Node.js
9 14 (31.11%) Android SDK
10 13 (28.89%) User Experience
10 13 (28.89%) Windows Phone
10 13 (28.89%) BDD
10 13 (28.89%) HTML5
10 13 (28.89%) Windows
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
10 13 (28.89%) HTML
11 12 (26.67%) Kanban
11 12 (26.67%) SQLite
11 12 (26.67%) iOS Development
12 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
12 11 (24.44%) REST
12 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
12 11 (24.44%) Java
12 11 (24.44%) .NET
13 10 (22.22%) OO
13 10 (22.22%) JSON
13 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (31.11%) Node.js
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQLite
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.44%) RavenDB
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Robotium
1 5 (11.11%) Mechanoid
1 5 (11.11%) Robolectric
2 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.67%) Calabash
3 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.22%) Xcode
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) TestNG
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Android Software Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) iOS Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Android Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Automated Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (4.44%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Lead Android Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Web Services
2 14 (31.11%) Android SDK
3 13 (28.89%) HTML5
3 13 (28.89%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) CSS
4 11 (24.44%) .NET
4 11 (24.44%) REST
5 10 (22.22%) JSON
6 5 (11.11%) ActionBarSherlock
7 4 (8.89%) XML
8 3 (6.67%) CSS3
8 3 (6.67%) RESTful
8 3 (6.67%) iOS SDK
8 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.44%) Express
9 2 (4.44%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.44%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) User Experience
2 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
3 9 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (13.33%) iPhone
4 6 (13.33%) iPad
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.44%) Handset
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Apple iOS
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Phone
2 13 (28.89%) Windows
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Android Development
3 29 (64.44%) TDD
4 28 (62.22%) E-Commerce
5 27 (60.00%) Scrum
6 26 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (28.89%) BDD
8 12 (26.67%) Kanban
8 12 (26.67%) iOS Development
9 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
10 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.22%) OO
10 10 (22.22%) API Integration
11 9 (20.00%) OOP
11 9 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (20.00%) OOD
12 7 (15.56%) Mobile Development
13 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
14 4 (8.89%) Usability Testing
14 4 (8.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) Java
4 7 (15.56%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) C
6 3 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (4.44%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Google
2 4 (8.89%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.44%) Appcelerator
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 28 days ago