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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 82 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Android 44 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.16% 1.28% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.57% 4.74% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 1
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£313 £338 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -11.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.35 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.53% -9.72%
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
790 464 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.80% 27.09% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 220 140
Average daily rate £338 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 51
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Southampton - 20 £325 -
Basingstoke 0 2 - -
Fareham - 2 £300 -
Havant - 1 £350 -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 37 (48.68%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) Android Development
3 31 (40.79%) Apple iOS
4 29 (38.16%) Git (software)
5 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (30.26%) REST
6 22 (28.95%) Android SDK
7 20 (26.32%) Unit Testing
8 18 (23.68%) JSON
9 17 (22.37%) Subversion
9 17 (22.37%) JNI
9 17 (22.37%) Maven
9 17 (22.37%) Ant
9 17 (22.37%) Appium
10 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
10 16 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (19.74%) HTML
12 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
13 13 (17.11%) Linux
13 13 (17.11%) Publishing
13 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
13 13 (17.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (17.11%) iOS Development
13 13 (17.11%) Android NDK
14 12 (15.79%) RoboGuice
14 12 (15.79%) OO
14 12 (15.79%) C
15 11 (14.47%) Python
15 11 (14.47%) User Stories

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.32%) nginx
2 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Network Security
2 6 (7.89%) GPRS
2 6 (7.89%) GSM
2 6 (7.89%) 3GPP
2 6 (7.89%) 3G
2 6 (7.89%) 2G
2 6 (7.89%) 4G
3 4 (5.26%) DVB
4 3 (3.95%) LTE
5 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.32%) Firewall
6 1 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) LDAP
6 1 (1.32%) SAN
6 1 (1.32%) DNS
6 1 (1.32%) SSL
6 1 (1.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) MySQL
2 2 (2.63%) SQLite
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (38.16%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.37%) Subversion
2 17 (22.37%) Maven
2 17 (22.37%) Ant
2 17 (22.37%) Appium
3 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 13 (17.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (13.16%) JIRA
6 9 (11.84%) Mockito
6 9 (11.84%) Artifactory
6 9 (11.84%) Robotium
7 8 (10.53%) Calabash
7 8 (10.53%) IntelliJ
7 8 (10.53%) Xcode
7 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
8 5 (6.58%) Selenium
9 4 (5.26%) Gradle
10 3 (3.95%) Gerrit
General
1 13 (17.11%) Publishing
2 2 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Developer
2 27 (35.53%) Android Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Automation Tester
4 7 (9.21%) Tester
5 4 (5.26%) Mobile Tester
5 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.95%) iOS Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Android Software Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Games Developer
8 1 (1.32%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.32%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) REST
2 22 (28.95%) Android SDK
3 18 (23.68%) JSON
4 17 (22.37%) JNI
5 15 (19.74%) HTML
6 13 (17.11%) Android NDK
7 12 (15.79%) RoboGuice
8 9 (11.84%) HTML5
8 9 (11.84%) PhoneGap
9 7 (9.21%) CSS
10 6 (7.89%) Web Services
10 6 (7.89%) .NET
11 5 (6.58%) iOS SDK
12 4 (5.26%) jQuery
12 4 (5.26%) XML
13 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
14 2 (2.63%) CSS3
15 1 (1.32%) Java EE
15 1 (1.32%) Ajax
15 1 (1.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Robotics
2 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.26%) IPTV
2 4 (5.26%) DTV
3 2 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (1.32%) Handset
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) Kindle
4 1 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Apple iOS
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) UNIX
4 8 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.95%) Windows
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Android Development
2 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 16 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.11%) iOS Development
6 12 (15.79%) OO
7 11 (14.47%) User Stories
8 10 (13.16%) Scrum
9 9 (11.84%) Automated Testing
9 9 (11.84%) OOP
10 8 (10.53%) Cyber Security
10 8 (10.53%) Load Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.58%) TDD
11 5 (6.58%) Performance Testing
12 4 (5.26%) Web Development
13 2 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (2.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) Java
2 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.79%) C
4 11 (14.47%) Python
5 7 (9.21%) C#
6 4 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.95%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
8 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) VBA
9 1 (1.32%) SQL
9 1 (1.32%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) Delphi
9 1 (1.32%) Pascal
9 1 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Nagios
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Xamarin
2 3 (3.95%) Google
3 1 (1.32%) Perforce
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.32%) Sencha
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