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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 50 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Android 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.44% 0.31% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 0.83% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -9.72%
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
133 121 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.37% 37.93% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 42 81
Average daily rate £375 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 16
Average hourly rate £29.50 £13.75 £39.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.54% -65.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £28.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 3 £375 - 1
Cheltenham - 2 £275 - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Android
South West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
4 6 (60.00%) User Experience
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Phone
7 3 (30.00%) Android Development
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (30.00%) Analytics
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (30.00%) Dojo
7 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) SEO
7 3 (30.00%) SVG
8 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
8 2 (20.00%) C
8 2 (20.00%) Workflow

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Dojo
4 3 (30.00%) SVG
4 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) XMPP
6 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (10.00%) iOS SDK
6 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (10.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Web Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree