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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 45 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing Android 21 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.96% 0.62% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.00% 2.58% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Average daily rate £350 £366 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% -8.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.20 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.08% -7.07%
Android
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
175 194 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.65% 24.01% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 77 77
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £132 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 20
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 £12.00 £11.06 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 10 February 2016.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (75.00%) Java
1 27 (75.00%) Android Development
2 19 (52.78%) Mobile App
3 18 (50.00%) Android SDK
4 14 (38.89%) SOAP
5 13 (36.11%) Eclipse
6 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (33.33%) HTML
7 11 (30.56%) Banking
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 10 (27.78%) Android Studio
8 10 (27.78%) Apple iOS
9 9 (25.00%) Windows
9 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (22.22%) CSS
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
11 6 (16.67%) Python
12 5 (13.89%) OO
12 5 (13.89%) C#
12 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (13.89%) Retail
12 5 (13.89%) Degree
12 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
12 5 (13.89%) Node.js
12 5 (13.89%) CSS3
12 5 (13.89%) Sass
12 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (13.89%) DevOps
12 5 (13.89%) webpack

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (13.89%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.33%) Heroku
1 3 (8.33%) PaaS
2 2 (5.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Eclipse
2 10 (27.78%) Android Studio
3 5 (13.89%) gulp
3 5 (13.89%) webpack
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
5 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Publishing
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) Android Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Deployment Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) iOS Android Developer
8 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 14 (38.89%) SOAP
3 12 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (22.22%) CSS
4 8 (22.22%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) CSS3
5 5 (13.89%) Sass
5 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.56%) Django
6 2 (5.56%) Ember.js
6 2 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (2.78%) .NET
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (2.78%) WSDL
7 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (5.56%) BYOD
6 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Apple iOS
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 3 (8.33%) BlackBerry OS
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Phone
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Android Development
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps
4 5 (13.89%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
5 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.33%) Open Source
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Data Management
8 1 (2.78%) Master Data Management
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
8 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.78%) UML
8 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) ES6
5 4 (11.11%) C
5 4 (11.11%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) MobileIron