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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 50 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Android 19 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.16% - 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.98% - 1.48%
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 £345 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £22.66 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% -37.48%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
173 179 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.66% 25.00% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 72 71
Average daily rate £345 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £15.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Android
Buckinghamshire

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 1 August 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
4 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
6 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 10 (40.00%) Lync
6 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
8 8 (32.00%) ITIL
8 8 (32.00%) Symantec
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (28.00%) IronPort
9 7 (28.00%) RightFax
9 7 (28.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (24.00%) HTML
10 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (24.00%) Change Management
11 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
12 4 (16.00%) Android Development
12 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 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
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Mobility Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Security Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Mobility Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.00%) J2EE
3 2 (8.00%) Worklight
3 2 (8.00%) Dojo
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Blackberry
2 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.00%) Handset
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (48.00%) 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
5 4 (16.00%) Android Development
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) User Experience Design
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.00%) C
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 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Lotus