The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 55 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing Android 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.28% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% 1.56% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
139 64 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.94% 23.62% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 51 47
Median daily rate £350 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -28.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Android as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Android across the Cardiff region.

Android Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Android.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Subversion
3 8 (66.67%) OOP
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) CSS3
4 7 (58.33%) BDD
4 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) QUnit
5 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
5 5 (41.67%) Sinon.JS
5 5 (41.67%) Android Development
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (33.33%) RESTful
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) Gherkin
6 4 (33.33%) Hudson
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (66.67%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
2 5 (41.67%) QUnit
2 5 (41.67%) Sinon.JS
3 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) Hudson
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) Trac
4 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) Ajax
3 4 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) RequireJS
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) W3C
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) OOP
4 7 (58.33%) BDD
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Android Development
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (16.67%) Coaching
8 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google