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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 86 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Android 27 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 2.24% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.22% 5.76% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 4
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £388 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -10.78%
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
517 798 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.60% 38.91% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 395 248
Average daily rate £350 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 43
Average hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 8 £360 +10.76% 2
Portsmouth - 7 £325 - 1
Farnborough - 4 £275 -
Havant +11 1 £400 +14.28% 1
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (70.00%) Java
1 28 (70.00%) Android Development
2 18 (45.00%) Android SDK
3 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (30.00%) Scrum
6 11 (27.50%) Publishing
6 11 (27.50%) JSON
6 11 (27.50%) REST
6 11 (27.50%) Appium
7 10 (25.00%) RoboGuice
7 10 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (25.00%) Robotium
7 10 (25.00%) Mockito
7 10 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 10 (25.00%) User Stories
7 10 (25.00%) Gradle
7 10 (25.00%) Artifactory
7 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (25.00%) Subversion
7 10 (25.00%) Maven
7 10 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Ant
7 10 (25.00%) OO
8 9 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (20.00%) Linux
9 8 (20.00%) Xamarin

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (7.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) DHCP
1 3 (7.50%) DNS
1 3 (7.50%) LDAP
1 3 (7.50%) SSH
2 2 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) WebEx
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (27.50%) Appium
4 10 (25.00%) Ant
4 10 (25.00%) Artifactory
4 10 (25.00%) Gradle
4 10 (25.00%) Maven
4 10 (25.00%) Mockito
4 10 (25.00%) Robotium
4 10 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (25.00%) Subversion
5 9 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
7 5 (12.50%) JIRA
8 4 (10.00%) Android Studio
8 4 (10.00%) Gerrit
9 2 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
9 2 (5.00%) Selenium
10 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Publishing
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) Android Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Android Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Android Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Build Manager
6 3 (7.50%) C++ Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Android SDK
2 11 (27.50%) JSON
2 11 (27.50%) REST
3 10 (25.00%) RoboGuice
4 5 (12.50%) Android NDK
4 5 (12.50%) JNI
4 5 (12.50%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) RESTful
5 4 (10.00%) RxJava
5 4 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (7.50%) .NET
6 3 (7.50%) OpenCL
6 3 (7.50%) OpenGL
7 2 (5.00%) CSS
7 2 (5.00%) Dalvik
7 2 (5.00%) Middleware
7 2 (5.00%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Physics
3 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.00%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) AS400
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Android Development
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 10 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (25.00%) OO
4 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (25.00%) User Stories
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 5 (12.50%) OOP
7 5 (12.50%) SDLC
7 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.00%) Workflow
9 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.50%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.50%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) C++
4 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) C
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.00%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.50%) Bomgar
3 1 (2.50%) Coremetrics
3 1 (2.50%) Endeca
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy
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