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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 60 61 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Android 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.36% 1.14% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.09% 5.99% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 1
Average daily rate £325 £330 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -30.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
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
197 167 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.39% 19.06% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 108 62
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £128 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 16
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £8.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £41.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

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
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 April 2016, 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 (55.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (30.00%) Android Development
5 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 4 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) User Experience
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.00%) SQLite
8 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Time Management
8 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) MPLS
1 2 (10.00%) PABX
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQLite
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) RavenDB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) NuGet
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Android Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Assurance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Designer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) Dalvik
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) J2ME
5 1 (5.00%) J2SE
5 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Android Development
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Service Design
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
1 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
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