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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 68 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Android 7 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% 1.81% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 8.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
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£350 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
231 174 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.57% 20.96% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 71 74
Average daily rate £368 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 4 September 2015.

Android Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (64.71%) Apple iOS
2 10 (58.82%) Mobile App
3 9 (52.94%) Android Development
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Google
8 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) C++
8 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (11.76%) MobileIron
9 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
9 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
9 2 (11.76%) BYOD
9 2 (11.76%) User Experience
9 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
9 2 (11.76%) Apple
9 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
9 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (11.76%) Publishing
9 2 (11.76%) HTML

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Xcode
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) GCC
1 1 (5.88%) SCons
1 1 (5.88%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Applications Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) iOS SDK
1 2 (11.76%) PhoneGap
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.88%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) BYOD
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Apple iOS
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Android Development
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) API Development
7 1 (5.88%) API Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) MobileIron
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Apple