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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 64 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Android 19 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.45% 0.39% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.88% 1.63% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £290 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £288 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £315 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
241 246 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.34% 23.75% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 109 91
Average daily rate £325 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.60 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £20.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
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
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 30 July 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 - 19 £400 - 3
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 17 (62.96%) MobileIron
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) Apple iOS
5 14 (51.85%) Windows
6 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
6 13 (48.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
8 11 (40.74%) Lync
9 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (37.04%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
10 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
11 8 (29.63%) ITIL
11 8 (29.63%) Symantec
12 7 (25.93%) Finance
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco
12 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
12 7 (25.93%) HTML
12 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (25.93%) IronPort
12 7 (25.93%) RightFax
12 7 (25.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 6 (22.22%) Change Management
14 5 (18.52%) Mobile Device Management
14 5 (18.52%) Android Development
15 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (48.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (40.74%) Lync
3 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) PhoneGap
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Mobility Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Security Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Mobility Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) Dojo
3 2 (7.41%) Worklight
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.11%) iPhone
4 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.70%) Handset
5 1 (3.70%) iPad
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (18.52%) Android Development
5 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) User Experience Design
8 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) MobileIron
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Symantec
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) IronPort
4 7 (25.93%) RightFax
5 3 (11.11%) QNX
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) Lotus
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
7 1 (3.70%) Iron Mountain