The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 74 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Android 9 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.75% 0.24% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 1.25% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate £268 £288 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.95% -39.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £288 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £288 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.69%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
279 160 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.25% 19.18% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 65 121
Average daily rate £281 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 51
Average hourly rate £15.35 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.86% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £27.50 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Android
South East

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Buckinghamshire region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Buckinghamshire region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 7 £370 - 2
Beaconsfield - 1 £125 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £245 - 1
Marlow - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (76.47%) Apple iOS
2 9 (52.94%) iPad
2 9 (52.94%) iPhone
2 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
3 8 (47.06%) Objective-C
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) iOS SDK
4 7 (41.18%) Android SDK
5 6 (35.29%) Android Development
5 6 (35.29%) Xamarin
5 6 (35.29%) Cocoa
5 6 (35.29%) Xcode
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
9 2 (11.76%) MobileIron
9 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (11.76%) Lync
9 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (11.76%) Retail
9 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (11.76%) Change Management

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Xcode
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) iOS Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Android Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
2 7 (41.18%) iOS SDK
2 7 (41.18%) Android SDK
3 6 (35.29%) Cocoa
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.88%) LINQ
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Dojo
5 1 (5.88%) Xamarin.iOS
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) iPad
1 9 (52.94%) iPhone
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Apple iOS
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
2 6 (35.29%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Objective-C
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Xamarin
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) MobileIron
2 2 (11.76%) Lotus
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) IronPort
3 1 (5.88%) Iron Mountain
3 1 (5.88%) RightFax