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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 65 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Android 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.61% 0.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.84% 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-62.85% +6.87%
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Buckinghamshire

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
176 192 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.62% 21.50% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 74 43
Average daily rate £344 £260 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.21% -16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 21
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.11 £29.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 May 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 9 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (50.00%) iPhone
4 5 (41.67%) iPad
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 3 (25.00%) CDMA
6 3 (25.00%) GSM
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) VBScript
6 3 (25.00%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Selenium
6 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) eggPlant
6 3 (25.00%) Android Development
6 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (25.00%) MobileIron
6 3 (25.00%) AirWatch

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) CDMA
1 3 (25.00%) GSM
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (16.67%) Xcode
3 1 (8.33%) GCC
3 1 (8.33%) SCons
3 1 (8.33%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobility Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (50.00%) iPhone
3 5 (41.67%) iPad
4 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (25.00%) BYOD
6 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (8.33%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Android Development
2 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) VBScript
2 3 (25.00%) VB
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (25.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) MobileIron
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) QNX
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
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