The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Milton Keynes region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 45 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 19 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.18% - 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.27% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £278
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-30.49% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 165 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.26% 24.70% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 59 66
Average daily rate £346 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 17 (68.00%) Blackberry
1 17 (68.00%) MobileIron
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 13 (52.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (52.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
5 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (40.00%) Lync
5 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
7 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 8 (32.00%) Symantec
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (28.00%) IronPort
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (28.00%) RightFax
9 6 (24.00%) Change Management
10 5 (20.00%) HTML
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (20.00%) Android Development
11 4 (16.00%) HTML5

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 13 (52.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Lync
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Mobility Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Security Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Mobility Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) Dojo
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.00%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Blackberry
2 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.00%) Handset
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (20.00%) Android Development
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.00%) User Experience Design
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) MobileIron
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Symantec
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) IronPort
4 7 (28.00%) RightFax
5 3 (12.00%) QNX
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Lotus
6 1 (4.00%) Xamarin