The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 19 8
Contract jobs citing Android 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough - 3.39% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.92%
Android
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 50 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 43.48% 42.37% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 7
Average daily rate £400 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £237 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +65.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Android across the Farnborough region.

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Gerrit
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Build Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Android Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Dalvik
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible