The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 92 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs citing Android 29 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.33% 1.75% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.54% 6.76% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
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£325 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £327 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £446 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
Android
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
820 444 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.53% 25.92% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 225 160
Average daily rate £325 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 32 55
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £111.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Android
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Android Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Android
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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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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
Southampton -2 9 £325 - 2
Fareham - 3 £300 - 2
Basingstoke -11 1 £320 -8.57% 1
Havant - - - -
Liphook - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (45.16%) Android Development
2 23 (37.10%) Apple iOS
3 22 (35.48%) Git (software)
4 21 (33.87%) Java
5 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 14 (22.58%) REST
6 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.97%) Linux
7 12 (19.35%) HTML
8 11 (17.74%) C
8 11 (17.74%) MySQL
8 11 (17.74%) iOS Development
9 10 (16.13%) Python
9 10 (16.13%) Subversion
9 10 (16.13%) JNI
9 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
9 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.13%) Android SDK
10 9 (14.52%) UNIX
10 9 (14.52%) JSON
10 9 (14.52%) DV Cleared
10 9 (14.52%) Appium
11 8 (12.90%) Ant
11 8 (12.90%) OO
11 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
11 8 (12.90%) Maven
11 8 (12.90%) Network Security
11 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
11 8 (12.90%) PhoneGap

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.61%) CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Network Security
2 6 (9.68%) 3G
2 6 (9.68%) GPRS
2 6 (9.68%) GSM
2 6 (9.68%) 3GPP
2 6 (9.68%) 2G
2 6 (9.68%) 4G
3 4 (6.45%) DVB
4 3 (4.84%) LTE
4 3 (4.84%) Internet
5 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) MySQL
2 2 (3.23%) SQLite
2 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.13%) Subversion
3 9 (14.52%) Appium
4 8 (12.90%) Maven
4 8 (12.90%) Ant
5 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
6 6 (9.68%) JIRA
6 6 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (8.06%) Artifactory
7 5 (8.06%) Robotium
7 5 (8.06%) Mockito
8 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.45%) IntelliJ
8 4 (6.45%) Xcode
8 4 (6.45%) Calabash
9 3 (4.84%) Selenium
10 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
10 2 (3.23%) PHPUnit
10 2 (3.23%) Gradle
11 1 (1.61%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (9.68%) Publishing
2 2 (3.23%) Games
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Android Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Android Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.84%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Tester
7 3 (4.84%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile Tester
9 1 (1.61%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Mobility Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) Magento Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior iOS Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) REST
2 12 (19.35%) HTML
3 10 (16.13%) JNI
3 10 (16.13%) Android SDK
4 9 (14.52%) JSON
5 8 (12.90%) PhoneGap
6 6 (9.68%) Android NDK
6 6 (9.68%) CSS
6 6 (9.68%) HTML5
7 5 (8.06%) Web Services
7 5 (8.06%) RoboGuice
8 4 (6.45%) XML
8 4 (6.45%) jQuery
8 4 (6.45%) iOS SDK
9 3 (4.84%) .NET
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.23%) CSS3
10 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
10 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (3.23%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) DTV
2 4 (6.45%) IPTV
3 3 (4.84%) Robotics
3 3 (4.84%) Open Source
4 2 (3.23%) iPhone
4 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.23%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Handset
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) Kindle
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Apple iOS
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 9 (14.52%) UNIX
4 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.84%) Windows
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Android Development
2 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.74%) iOS Development
4 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 8 (12.90%) OO
5 8 (12.90%) Cyber Security
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.29%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (11.29%) OOP
7 6 (9.68%) Web Development
8 5 (8.06%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Scrum
9 4 (6.45%) Load Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.84%) User Stories
10 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.23%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.74%) C
4 10 (16.13%) Python
5 5 (8.06%) PHP
6 4 (6.45%) C#
7 2 (3.23%) PHP5
8 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) DV Cleared
3 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Google
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.61%) Proofpoint
2 1 (1.61%) Sencha
2 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe
2 1 (1.61%) Apple
2 1 (1.61%) Clearswift
2 1 (1.61%) ATG