The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 44 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Android 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.91% 0.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
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£350 £165 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -51.53%
Android
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 147 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.33% 37.79% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 78 38
Average daily rate £399 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £42.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (60.00%) Android Development
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
3 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (40.00%) Games
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Phone
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Dojo
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) SEO

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 3 (30.00%) Dojo
2 3 (30.00%) SVG
3 2 (20.00%) XMPP
3 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Android Development
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) SEO
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree