The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Android over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 64 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Android 10 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.15% 2.24% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.93% 10.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
203 187 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.44% 20.96% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 71 62
Average daily rate £350 £346 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +7.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £185 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 13
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.28% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.75 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Android
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Android Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Android
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Android across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
1 11 (68.75%) Mobile App
2 7 (43.75%) Android Development
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (25.00%) MobileIron
5 4 (25.00%) AirWatch
5 4 (25.00%) BYOD
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Google
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) Apple
7 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) iOS SDK

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Xcode
1 1 (6.25%) GCC
1 1 (6.25%) SCons
1 1 (6.25%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Web Tester
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Mobility Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) iOS SDK
1 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
2 1 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) BYOD
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Android Development
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) API Development
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) MobileIron
2 3 (18.75%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) QNX