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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 65 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Android 17 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.45% 0.29% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.77% 1.15% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
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£375 £290 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -35.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -66.00%
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
251 261 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.38% 24.86% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 101 97
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 34
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.27 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% -5.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.57 £35.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 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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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 - 13 - - 2
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (62.96%) Blackberry
1 17 (62.96%) Apple iOS
2 15 (55.56%) MobileIron
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (40.74%) Mobile App
6 10 (37.04%) Lync
7 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 8 (29.63%) ITIL
8 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
8 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (25.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.93%) Symantec
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco
10 6 (22.22%) HTML
10 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 6 (22.22%) Android Development
10 6 (22.22%) RightFax
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (22.22%) IronPort
11 5 (18.52%) HTML5
11 5 (18.52%) User Experience
12 4 (14.81%) iOS Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (40.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (37.04%) Lync
3 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.70%) CMS
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) Confluence
5 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Mobility Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Mobility Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) XML-RPC
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.70%) Flash
4 1 (3.70%) RSS
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.70%) Dojo
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) Core Animation
4 1 (3.70%) UIKit
4 1 (3.70%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Blackberry
2 11 (40.74%) Mobile App
3 5 (18.52%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.70%) Handset
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.70%) iPad
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Apple iOS
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) 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%) Android Development
4 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience Design
6 1 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP5
4 1 (3.70%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) MobileIron
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Symantec
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) RightFax
4 6 (22.22%) IronPort
5 3 (11.11%) QNX
6 2 (7.41%) Lotus
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Iron Mountain
7 1 (3.70%) Rackspace