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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 34 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Android 4 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.46% 4.79% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.63% 14.84% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 3
Median daily rate £256 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -34.35%

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
71 128 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.91% 32.24% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 102 31
Median daily rate £375 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £138 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £453 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% +13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Vision
2 1 (25.00%) Android NDK
2 1 (25.00%) OpenCV

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Android NDK
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware