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 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 58 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 21 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.98% 0.92% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.95% 4.35% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate £375 £500 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +124.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £500 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £511
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 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
211 276 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.89% 21.25% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 92 104
Average daily rate £373 £395 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.69% +43.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 26
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.90 £94.00
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 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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 16 £375 -25.00% 6
High Wycombe - 1 £425 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 34 (79.07%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) Android Development
3 26 (60.47%) Mobile App
4 25 (58.14%) Android SDK
5 20 (46.51%) SOAP
6 16 (37.21%) Eclipse
7 15 (34.88%) Banking
8 14 (32.56%) Finance
8 14 (32.56%) Android Studio
9 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.58%) Mobile Development
11 10 (23.26%) HTML
12 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.93%) CSS
12 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
12 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
13 5 (11.63%) Node.js
13 5 (11.63%) CSS3
13 5 (11.63%) Sass
13 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (11.63%) DevOps
13 5 (11.63%) User Experience
13 5 (11.63%) Mobile Banking
13 5 (11.63%) webpack
13 5 (11.63%) gulp
13 5 (11.63%) ES6
13 5 (11.63%) Retail
13 5 (11.63%) Degree
13 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
13 5 (11.63%) HTML5

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (11.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Eclipse
2 14 (32.56%) Android Studio
3 5 (11.63%) gulp
3 5 (11.63%) webpack
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (34.88%) Banking
2 14 (32.56%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 30 (69.77%) Android Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Java Android Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Designer
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Designer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (2.33%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior iOS Android Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) Android SDK
2 20 (46.51%) SOAP
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) CSS
5 5 (11.63%) CSS3
5 5 (11.63%) HTML5
5 5 (11.63%) Sass
5 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (6.98%) REST
7 1 (2.33%) .NET
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (2.33%) WSDL
7 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Android Development
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Mobile Development
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) Typography
7 1 (2.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.33%) UML
7 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) ES6
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) C++
4 3 (6.98%) Python
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Google
1 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft