The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 36 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Android 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.63% 0.35% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 1.19% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -66.00%
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
68 84 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.48% 29.27% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 49 7
Average daily rate £300 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
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 £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 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 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) QUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Trac
4 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
1 2 (28.57%) QUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Trac
1 2 (28.57%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (14.29%) eggPlant
2 1 (14.29%) Calabash
2 1 (14.29%) Robotium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Product Owner
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Design
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
1 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
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