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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 67 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Android 7 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.84% 1.84% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 6.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate
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£366 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £32.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-48.55% -10.34%
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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
196 207 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.44% 27.20% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 80 30
Average daily rate £330 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

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 5 March 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 16 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) PhoneGap
5 8 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (30.00%) Android Development
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) iPhone
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 4 (20.00%) iPad
10 3 (15.00%) Heroku
10 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
10 3 (15.00%) eggPlant
10 3 (15.00%) HTML5
10 3 (15.00%) PaaS
10 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (15.00%) Django
10 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.00%) Subversion
10 3 (15.00%) Google
10 3 (15.00%) Selenium
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) HP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Heroku
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) CDMA
1 3 (15.00%) GSM
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (10.00%) Xcode
3 1 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Android Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Security Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Mobility Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) jQuery
2 9 (45.00%) PhoneGap
3 8 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
4 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) Django
7 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
8 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
8 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) iPhone
3 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Android Development
2 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) VBScript
3 3 (15.00%) VB
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.00%) Xen
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
1 3 (15.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.00%) Altiris
3 1 (5.00%) QNX
3 1 (5.00%) Lotus
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft