The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cardiff 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 44 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.81% - 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 79 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.89% 30.04% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 47 13
Average daily rate £310 £305 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% -8.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £120 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Android
South Wales

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Robotium

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Calabash
1 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
1 1 (25.00%) Robotium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Front-End Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (75.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript