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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 81 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing Android 7 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 1.09% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 4.51% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate
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- £406 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-54.30% -7.14%
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
259 266 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.48% 24.20% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 110 70
Average daily rate £395 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £130 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £307
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 36
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.30 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.10 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
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 26 March 2015. 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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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 -10 4 - - 4
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 20 (76.92%) Apple iOS
2 17 (65.38%) Mobile App
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) jQuery
5 9 (34.62%) PhoneGap
6 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 8 (30.77%) Apache Cordova
6 8 (30.77%) Android Development
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) HTML5
8 5 (19.23%) Google
8 5 (19.23%) iPhone
9 4 (15.38%) Subversion
9 4 (15.38%) Django
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) Python
9 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
9 4 (15.38%) iPad
9 4 (15.38%) Heroku
9 4 (15.38%) PaaS
9 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
10 3 (11.54%) Appcelerator
10 3 (11.54%) CSS3
10 3 (11.54%) eggPlant
10 3 (11.54%) Jenkins

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) Lync
2 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Heroku
1 4 (15.38%) PaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Google App Engine
2 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (11.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) CDMA
1 3 (11.54%) GSM
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (11.54%) eggPlant
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Xcode
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Android Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Mobility Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) jQuery
2 9 (34.62%) PhoneGap
3 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 8 (30.77%) Apache Cordova
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) Django
6 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
6 3 (11.54%) CSS3
7 2 (7.69%) JSON
7 2 (7.69%) Android SDK
7 2 (7.69%) iOS SDK
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (19.23%) iPhone
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 4 (15.38%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Android Development
2 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
2 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
2 3 (11.54%) Scrum
2 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) VBScript
4 3 (11.54%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Appcelerator
2 3 (11.54%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Altiris
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.85%) QNX