The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 72 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Android 19 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.05% 1.24% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
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£329 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
Android
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
314 242 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.08% 23.07% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 99 29
Average daily rate £290 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 16 £341 -9.00% 2
High Wycombe - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (52.78%) Mobile App
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (36.11%) Blackberry
5 12 (33.33%) jQuery
5 12 (33.33%) Windows
5 12 (33.33%) Android Development
6 11 (30.56%) HTML
6 11 (30.56%) Windows Mobile
6 11 (30.56%) MobileIron
7 9 (25.00%) PhoneGap
7 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) Finance
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL
8 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 8 (22.22%) HTML5
8 8 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
9 7 (19.44%) iOS Development
9 7 (19.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
9 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
10 6 (16.67%) CSS
10 6 (16.67%) Lync
11 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.89%) Subversion
11 5 (13.89%) Google
11 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (19.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (16.67%) Lync
3 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.56%) CMS
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.78%) WordPress
6 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) PaaS
1 4 (11.11%) Heroku
2 3 (8.33%) Google App Engine
2 3 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.78%) CDMA
2 1 (2.78%) GSM
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Xcode
3 1 (2.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Android Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Applications Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Security Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Mobility Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Mobility Specialist
8 2 (5.56%) Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) jQuery
2 11 (30.56%) HTML
3 9 (25.00%) PhoneGap
4 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 8 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
4 8 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) Django
7 3 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (8.33%) Android SDK
7 3 (8.33%) Backbone.js
7 3 (8.33%) iOS SDK
8 2 (5.56%) XML
9 1 (2.78%) Flash
9 1 (2.78%) RSS
9 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (2.78%) XML-RPC
9 1 (2.78%) Ajax
9 1 (2.78%) SOAP
9 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Mobile App
2 13 (36.11%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.89%) User Experience
4 3 (8.33%) iPhone
5 2 (5.56%) iPad
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.78%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (30.56%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Android Development
2 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (22.22%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) iOS Development
5 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (11.11%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.78%) SOA
8 1 (2.78%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.78%) UX Design
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.78%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VBScript
4 1 (2.78%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) PHP5
4 1 (2.78%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Xen
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.78%) cPanel
2 1 (2.78%) ZENworks
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) MobileIron
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Google
4 4 (11.11%) Symantec
5 3 (8.33%) QNX
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) IronPort
6 2 (5.56%) RightFax
7 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Altiris
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus